Period
to 25 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Unity (Game Engine) skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Unity (Game Engine) over the 6 months to 25 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unity Game Engine (Unity3D)
UK
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 932 1036 1141
Rank change year-on-year +104 +105 +62
Permanent jobs citing Unity (Game Engine) 252 220 175
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.11% 0.079%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.35% 0.28% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 232 187 183
UK median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £63,500 £58,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £36,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year -3.45% +3.57% -

Unity (Game Engine) is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Software Library & Framework Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 71972 78394 84340
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 40.52% 38.77% 37.87%
Number of salaries quoted 60234 67912 71803
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +4.65%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £41,438 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.56% +3.60% -

Unity (Game Engine)
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Unity (Game Engine) as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Unity (Game Engine) in the UK

Unity (Game Engine)
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Unity (Game Engine).

Salary trend for Unity (Game Engine) in the UK

Unity (Game Engine)
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unity (Game Engine) over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Unity (Game Engine) in the UK

Unity (Game Engine)
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unity (Game Engine) within the UK over the 6 months to 25 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +115 250 £40,000 - 25
UK excluding London +104 162 £35,000 -3.45% 14
London +28 90 £50,000 -9.09% 13
Midlands +79 59 £32,500 +44.44% 5
West Midlands +71 59 £32,500 +44.44% 4
South West +51 35 £37,500 +7.14% 1
North of England -42 28 £40,000 +6.67% 4
North West -52 26 £40,000 +6.67% 1
South East +72 21 £32,500 +44.44%
East of England +25 17 £80,000 +128.57% 2
Yorkshire +18 2 £39,250 -28.64% 3
Scotland +11 2 £30,000 - 2

For the 6 months to 25 July 2017, IT jobs citing Unity (Game Engine) also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Unity (Game Engine).

1 198 (78.57%) Games
2 176 (69.84%) C#
3 95 (37.70%) C++
3 95 (37.70%) Game Development
4 91 (36.11%) Apple iOS
5 88 (34.92%) Android
6 68 (26.98%) Agile Software Development
7 67 (26.59%) Degree
8 60 (23.81%) Mobile Development
9 54 (21.43%) JavaScript
10 46 (18.25%) HTML
11 45 (17.86%) CSS
12 42 (16.67%) Computer Science
13 40 (15.87%) OO
14 38 (15.08%) Java
15 37 (14.68%) iOS Development
16 36 (14.29%) Android Development
16 36 (14.29%) Software Engineering
17 35 (13.89%) HTML5
18 34 (13.49%) Mobile Games
19 33 (13.10%) C
20 32 (12.70%) Linux
20 32 (12.70%) Web Development
21 31 (12.30%) Business Intelligence
22 30 (11.90%) OOP
23 29 (11.51%) Scrum
23 29 (11.51%) User Experience
24 28 (11.11%) Unreal Engine
24 28 (11.11%) AngularJS
24 28 (11.11%) Python

Unity (Game Engine)
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (3.57%) DNN
2 6 (2.38%) Apache
3 5 (1.98%) IIS
3 5 (1.98%) SharePoint
4 4 (1.59%) CMS
4 4 (1.59%) Confluence
4 4 (1.59%) Umbraco
Applications
1 17 (6.75%) Maya
2 14 (5.56%) 3ds Max
3 9 (3.57%) Adobe Illustrator
3 9 (3.57%) Autodesk Inventor
3 9 (3.57%) Photoshop
4 6 (2.38%) Revit
5 3 (1.19%) Siemens NX
5 3 (1.19%) Solid Edge
6 1 (0.40%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.40%) Blender
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (1.98%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.40%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.40%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.40%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (0.40%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.40%) HTTP
1 1 (0.40%) SMS
1 1 (0.40%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (6.75%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.78%) Redis
3 6 (2.38%) MongoDB
4 5 (1.98%) MySQL
5 4 (1.59%) Azure SQL Database
6 3 (1.19%) Big Data
7 2 (0.79%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.40%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (7.54%) Git (software)
2 17 (6.75%) Visual Studio
3 15 (5.95%) Subversion
4 7 (2.78%) JIRA
5 4 (1.59%) Cucumber
5 4 (1.59%) NuGet
5 4 (1.59%) NUnit
5 4 (1.59%) Rhino Mocks
5 4 (1.59%) Visual Studio Team System
5 4 (1.59%) webpack
6 3 (1.19%) Xcode
7 2 (0.79%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.40%) Ant
8 1 (0.40%) Gradle
8 1 (0.40%) Maven
8 1 (0.40%) TeamCity
General
1 198 (78.57%) Games
2 13 (5.16%) Banking
3 7 (2.78%) Publishing
4 5 (1.98%) Marketing
5 4 (1.59%) Electronics
5 4 (1.59%) Multimedia
6 3 (1.19%) Back Office
7 2 (0.79%) Automotive
8 1 (0.40%) Law
Job Titles
1 183 (72.62%) Developer
2 54 (21.43%) Senior Developer
3 46 (18.25%) C# Developer
4 43 (17.06%) Games Developer
5 28 (11.11%) Software Engineer
6 26 (10.32%) Graduate
7 24 (9.52%) Junior
7 24 (9.52%) Unity 3D Developer
8 23 (9.13%) Junior Developer
9 22 (8.73%) 3D Developer
10 20 (7.94%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 19 (7.54%) Graduate Developer
12 17 (6.75%) Graduate Games Developer
12 17 (6.75%) Junior Games Developer
12 17 (6.75%) Web Developer
13 15 (5.95%) C++ Software Engineer
13 15 (5.95%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 12 (4.76%) Agile C# Developer
14 12 (4.76%) Programmer
14 12 (4.76%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (18.25%) HTML
2 45 (17.86%) CSS
3 35 (13.89%) HTML5
4 28 (11.11%) .NET
4 28 (11.11%) AngularJS
4 28 (11.11%) CSS3
4 28 (11.11%) Unreal Engine
5 20 (7.94%) React
6 19 (7.54%) Web Services
7 18 (7.14%) jQuery
7 18 (7.14%) REST
7 18 (7.14%) Unity DI Container
7 18 (7.14%) XML
8 16 (6.35%) Theano
9 15 (5.95%) LESS
9 15 (5.95%) Sass
10 14 (5.56%) OpenGL
11 10 (3.97%) DirectX
11 10 (3.97%) SOAP
11 10 (3.97%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 42 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 34 (13.49%) Mobile Games
3 29 (11.51%) User Experience
4 28 (11.11%) Animation
4 28 (11.11%) Augmented Reality
5 18 (7.14%) Online Games
6 17 (6.75%) 3D Graphics
6 17 (6.75%) Algorithms
7 14 (5.56%) Mobile App
8 13 (5.16%) Oculus Rift
9 12 (4.76%) HoloLens
10 11 (4.37%) Greenfield Project
11 10 (3.97%) Client/Server
12 9 (3.57%) HTC Vive
13 5 (1.98%) e-Learning
14 4 (1.59%) Data Structures
14 4 (1.59%) Kinect
14 4 (1.59%) Social Gaming
15 3 (1.19%) PlayStation
16 2 (0.79%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 91 (36.11%) Apple iOS
2 88 (34.92%) Android
3 32 (12.70%) Linux
4 20 (7.94%) Windows
5 10 (3.97%) Windows XP
6 4 (1.59%) Windows Phone
7 1 (0.40%) Embedded Linux
7 1 (0.40%) Unix
7 1 (0.40%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.40%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (37.70%) Game Development
2 68 (26.98%) Agile Software Development
3 60 (23.81%) Mobile Development
4 40 (15.87%) OO
5 37 (14.68%) iOS Development
6 36 (14.29%) Android Development
6 36 (14.29%) Software Engineering
7 32 (12.70%) Web Development
8 31 (12.30%) Business Intelligence
9 30 (11.90%) OOP
10 29 (11.51%) Scrum
11 22 (8.73%) Mathematics
12 21 (8.33%) Artificial Intelligence
12 21 (8.33%) Computer Vision
13 20 (7.94%) Front End Development
13 20 (7.94%) Machine Learning
13 20 (7.94%) Physics
14 19 (7.54%) Deep Learning
14 19 (7.54%) TDD
15 15 (5.95%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 176 (69.84%) C#
2 95 (37.70%) C++
3 54 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 38 (15.08%) Java
5 33 (13.10%) C
6 28 (11.11%) Python
7 26 (10.32%) PHP
8 24 (9.52%) Scala
9 15 (5.95%) SQL
10 13 (5.16%) Lua
10 13 (5.16%) Objective-C
11 10 (3.97%) Fortran
12 9 (3.57%) Embedded C
13 7 (2.78%) GLSL
14 4 (1.59%) Bash Shell
14 4 (1.59%) MAXScript
14 4 (1.59%) Ruby
14 4 (1.59%) Tcl
14 4 (1.59%) TypeScript
14 4 (1.59%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 67 (26.59%) Degree
2 19 (7.54%) PhD
3 16 (6.35%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.40%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.40%) Ansible
1 1 (0.40%) Kubernetes
1 1 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.40%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (3.17%) Facebook
3 6 (2.38%) Autodesk
4 5 (1.98%) Adobe
4 5 (1.98%) Google
5 4 (1.59%) Apple
6 2 (0.79%) Intel
6 2 (0.79%) Samsung
6 2 (0.79%) Sony
6 2 (0.79%) Xamarin
7 1 (0.40%) Foundry
7 1 (0.40%) Perforce
7 1 (0.40%) T-Plan
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