Period
to 13 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for Unreal Engine skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Unreal Engine over the 6 months to 13 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Unreal Engine
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
13 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 262 273 -
Rank change year-on-year +11 - +322
Permanent jobs citing Unreal Engine 13 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.19% 0.13% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.55% 0.34% -
Number of salaries quoted 12 10 0
Yorkshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% - -
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year +6.38% +18.99% -3.07%

Unreal Engine is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 2,376 3,253 3,679
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 34.44% 38.78% 37.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2,061 2,657 3,161
Yorkshire median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,150 £26,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £60,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

Unreal Engine
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing Unreal Engine as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Unreal Engine in Yorkshire

Unreal Engine
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Unreal Engine in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Unreal Engine in Yorkshire

Unreal Engine
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Unreal Engine in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 13 November 2019.

Salary histogram for Unreal Engine in Yorkshire

Unreal Engine
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Unreal Engine within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 13 November 2019. 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
West Yorkshire +30 12 £50,000 +11.11% 4
South Yorkshire - 1 £50,000 -
Unreal Engine
England

For the 6 months to 13 November 2019, IT jobs citing Unreal Engine also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Yorkshire region with a requirement for Unreal Engine.

1 13 (100.00%) C++
1 13 (100.00%) Games
1 13 (100.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 7 (53.85%) C
3 6 (46.15%) Mathematics
4 4 (30.77%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (23.08%) Xbox
5 3 (23.08%) C#
6 2 (15.38%) Game Development
6 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
7 1 (7.69%) PlayStation
7 1 (7.69%) Presales
7 1 (7.69%) SOLID
7 1 (7.69%) Prototyping
7 1 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (7.69%) WebGL
7 1 (7.69%) Business Development
7 1 (7.69%) WPF
7 1 (7.69%) Online Games
7 1 (7.69%) Artificial Intelligence
7 1 (7.69%) Replication
7 1 (7.69%) Aerospace
7 1 (7.69%) Automotive
7 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
7 1 (7.69%) MFC
7 1 (7.69%) Windows
7 1 (7.69%) OpenGL
7 1 (7.69%) DirectX
7 1 (7.69%) Middleware
7 1 (7.69%) CAD

Unreal Engine
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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:

General
1 13 (100.00%) Games
2 1 (7.69%) Aerospace
2 1 (7.69%) Automotive
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Programmer
2 6 (46.15%) Games Programmer
3 4 (30.77%) C++ Programmer
4 3 (23.08%) Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Games Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Lead Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Lead Game Programmer
5 2 (15.38%) Lead Programmer
5 2 (15.38%) Senior Games Programmer
5 2 (15.38%) Senior Programmer
6 1 (7.69%) Architect
6 1 (7.69%) C++ Consultant
6 1 (7.69%) C++ Games Programmer
6 1 (7.69%) C++ Software Developer
6 1 (7.69%) CAD Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Lead Architect
6 1 (7.69%) Network Programmer
6 1 (7.69%) Software Consultant
6 1 (7.69%) Software Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 1 (7.69%) DirectX
2 1 (7.69%) MFC
2 1 (7.69%) Middleware
2 1 (7.69%) OpenGL
2 1 (7.69%) WebGL
2 1 (7.69%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Xbox
2 1 (7.69%) Online Games
2 1 (7.69%) PlayStation
2 1 (7.69%) Replication
2 1 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Mathematics
2 4 (30.77%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (15.38%) Game Development
3 2 (15.38%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.69%) Artificial Intelligence
4 1 (7.69%) Business Development
4 1 (7.69%) CAD
4 1 (7.69%) CAE
4 1 (7.69%) Presales
4 1 (7.69%) Prototyping
4 1 (7.69%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C++
2 7 (53.85%) C
3 3 (23.08%) C#