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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
3D Graphics
Rank 102 101 121
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +20
Permanent jobs citing 3D Graphics 10 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.57% 0.39% 0.48%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.19% 0.86% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 5
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
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
840 699 977
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 48.11% 45.04% 47.08%
Number of salaries quoted 593 572 822
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 1 October 2014, 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 12 (60.00%) C++
1 12 (60.00%) Java
1 12 (60.00%) Python
1 12 (60.00%) Android
2 10 (50.00%) 3ds Max
3 9 (45.00%) Degree
4 8 (40.00%) Multimedia
4 8 (40.00%) OpenGL
5 7 (35.00%) GLSL
5 7 (35.00%) 3D Modelling
6 6 (30.00%) MAXScript
6 6 (30.00%) Adobe
6 6 (30.00%) Eclipse
6 6 (30.00%) Git (software)
6 6 (30.00%) Software Engineering
6 6 (30.00%) Smartphone
6 6 (30.00%) OpenGL ES
6 6 (30.00%) Jenkins
7 5 (25.00%) Direct3D Mobile
7 5 (25.00%) Direct3D
7 5 (25.00%) OpenCL
7 5 (25.00%) GPGPU
7 5 (25.00%) UNIX
7 5 (25.00%) Windows
7 5 (25.00%) DirectX
7 5 (25.00%) Electronics
7 5 (25.00%) Device Driver
7 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
8 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
9 3 (15.00%) ActionScript

3D Graphics
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 (50.00%) 3ds Max
2 1 (5.00%) Blender
2 1 (5.00%) Maya
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 6 (30.00%) Eclipse
1 6 (30.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (30.00%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (40.00%) Multimedia
2 5 (25.00%) Electronics
3 3 (15.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) C++ Programmer
1 8 (40.00%) Programmer
1 8 (40.00%) Tools Programmer
2 7 (35.00%) Java Programmer
3 6 (30.00%) Software Engineer
4 5 (25.00%) Customer Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Technical Artist
5 3 (15.00%) GUI Developer
6 1 (5.00%) IP Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Customer Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Software Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (40.00%) OpenGL
2 6 (30.00%) OpenGL ES
3 5 (25.00%) Direct3D Mobile
3 5 (25.00%) Direct3D
3 5 (25.00%) OpenCL
3 5 (25.00%) DirectX
Miscellaneous
1 6 (30.00%) Smartphone
2 5 (25.00%) GPGPU
2 5 (25.00%) Device Driver
2 5 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (60.00%) Android
2 5 (25.00%) UNIX
2 5 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) 3D Modelling
2 6 (30.00%) Software Engineering
3 3 (15.00%) OOP
3 3 (15.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) C++
1 12 (60.00%) Java
1 12 (60.00%) Python
2 7 (35.00%) GLSL
3 6 (30.00%) MAXScript
4 3 (15.00%) ActionScript
4 3 (15.00%) C#
4 3 (15.00%) Lua
4 3 (15.00%) ActionScript 3.0
5 1 (5.00%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (30.00%) Adobe
2 4 (20.00%) Microsoft
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