The table below looks at the prevalence of the term 3D Graphics in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 3D Graphics over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
3D Graphics
Rank 102 105 99
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -6
Permanent jobs citing 3D Graphics 12 5 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.74% 0.35% 0.93%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.55% 0.69% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 16
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% -1.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £41,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,200 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +21.42%
3D Graphics
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Miscellaneous Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
772 728 715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 47.30% 51.30% 41.57%
Number of salaries quoted 557 626 590
Average salary £41,750 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.37% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,950
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

3D Graphics
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing 3D Graphics across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

3D Graphics Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

3D Graphics
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 3D Graphics across the Cambridge region.

3D Graphics Salary Trend in Cambridge

3D Graphics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing 3D Graphics also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited 3D Graphics.

1 14 (73.68%) C++
2 13 (68.42%) Java
2 13 (68.42%) Android
3 11 (57.89%) Eclipse
4 10 (52.63%) Python
4 10 (52.63%) Degree
4 10 (52.63%) 3ds Max
4 10 (52.63%) Software Engineering
5 8 (42.11%) Git (software)
5 8 (42.11%) Computer Science
5 8 (42.11%) 3D Modelling
5 8 (42.11%) GLSL
5 8 (42.11%) Jenkins
6 7 (36.84%) OpenGL ES
6 7 (36.84%) Smartphone
6 7 (36.84%) Multimedia
6 7 (36.84%) MAXScript
6 7 (36.84%) OpenGL
7 6 (31.58%) DirectX
7 6 (31.58%) Electronics
7 6 (31.58%) Device Driver
7 6 (31.58%) OpenCL
8 5 (26.32%) Internet of Things
8 5 (26.32%) Direct3D Mobile
8 5 (26.32%) Direct3D
8 5 (26.32%) GPGPU
8 5 (26.32%) C#
8 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
8 5 (26.32%) Assembly Language
8 5 (26.32%) Internet

3D Graphics
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing 3D Graphics also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited 3D Graphics. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 10 (52.63%) 3ds Max
2 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.26%) Maya
3 1 (5.26%) Blender
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) Internet
2 2 (10.53%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 11 (57.89%) Eclipse
2 8 (42.11%) Git (software)
2 8 (42.11%) Jenkins
3 3 (15.79%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (36.84%) Multimedia
2 6 (31.58%) Electronics
3 1 (5.26%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Software Engineer
2 8 (42.11%) Programmer
3 7 (36.84%) Tools Programmer
3 7 (36.84%) C++ Programmer
3 7 (36.84%) Java Programmer
4 5 (26.32%) Customer Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Java Developer
5 3 (15.79%) Java Software Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Technical Artist
6 2 (10.53%) Java Software Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Software Developer
6 2 (10.53%) Graduate
7 1 (5.26%) C++ Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Senior Software Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) C++/Java Developer
7 1 (5.26%) Graphics Programmer
7 1 (5.26%) Tools Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) OpenGL ES
1 7 (36.84%) OpenGL
2 6 (31.58%) DirectX
2 6 (31.58%) OpenCL
3 5 (26.32%) Direct3D Mobile
3 5 (26.32%) Direct3D
4 3 (15.79%) HTML
4 3 (15.79%) JDBC
4 3 (15.79%) JSP
4 3 (15.79%) SOAP
4 3 (15.79%) XML
5 1 (5.26%) OpenVG
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Computer Science
2 7 (36.84%) Smartphone
3 6 (31.58%) Device Driver
4 5 (26.32%) Internet of Things
4 5 (26.32%) GPGPU
5 3 (15.79%) Algorithms
5 3 (15.79%) Mathematics
6 1 (5.26%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 13 (68.42%) Android
2 5 (26.32%) UNIX
2 5 (26.32%) Windows
3 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Software Engineering
2 8 (42.11%) 3D Modelling
3 2 (10.53%) OOP
3 2 (10.53%) OO
4 1 (5.26%) 3D Programming
Programming Languages
1 14 (73.68%) C++
2 13 (68.42%) Java
3 10 (52.63%) Python
4 8 (42.11%) GLSL
5 7 (36.84%) MAXScript
6 5 (26.32%) C#
6 5 (26.32%) Assembly Language
7 3 (15.79%) Perl
7 3 (15.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (52.63%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 2 (10.53%) Adobe