The table below looks at the prevalence of the term 3D Graphics in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 3D Graphics over the 3 months to 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
3D Graphics
Rank 158 166 176
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +10
Permanent jobs citing 3D Graphics 31 9 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.77% 0.24% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.45% 0.77% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 30 6 5
Average salary £39,000 £31,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.80% -6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £29,500 £31,200
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £32,500 £34,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.40%
3D Graphics
North West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1267 1163 1284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 31.45% 30.51% 33.57%
Number of salaries quoted 966 969 1084
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £55,450
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

3D Graphics
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

3D Graphics Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

3D Graphics
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

3D Graphics Salary Trend in Manchester

3D Graphics
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 3D Graphics across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014.

3D Graphics Salary Histogram in Manchester

3D Graphics
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3D Graphics within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 15 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford - 11 £38,000 -
Stockport - 2 £53,750 -
Oldham - 2 £53,750 -
3D Graphics
North West

3D Graphics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 39 (57.35%) C++
2 34 (50.00%) Python
3 33 (48.53%) .NET
4 29 (42.65%) Games
5 28 (41.18%) HTML5
5 28 (41.18%) HTML
5 28 (41.18%) Java
5 28 (41.18%) JavaScript
5 28 (41.18%) WebGL
5 28 (41.18%) Responsive Web Design
5 28 (41.18%) HTML5 Canvas
5 28 (41.18%) User Experience
6 26 (38.24%) Linux
7 22 (32.35%) OpenGL
8 21 (30.88%) Windows
9 20 (29.41%) Software Engineering
10 15 (22.06%) Mac OS X
10 15 (22.06%) CAD
11 13 (19.12%) C
11 13 (19.12%) Animation
12 12 (17.65%) CSS
13 11 (16.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 11 (16.18%) DirectX
14 10 (14.71%) 3D Modelling
14 10 (14.71%) OOD
15 9 (13.24%) CSS3
15 9 (13.24%) Qt
16 8 (11.76%) OO
17 7 (10.29%) Sony
17 7 (10.29%) Time Management

3D Graphics
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 6 (8.82%) Adobe After Effects
Development Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Bugzilla
General
1 29 (42.65%) Games
2 1 (1.47%) Marketing
2 1 (1.47%) Legal
Job Titles
1 49 (72.06%) Developer
2 27 (39.71%) C++ Developer
3 25 (36.76%) Software Developer
4 19 (27.94%) C++ Software Developer
5 17 (25.00%) Software Engineer
6 12 (17.65%) Designer
7 11 (16.18%) Games Developer
8 7 (10.29%) HTML Developer
9 6 (8.82%) C++ Games Developer
10 5 (7.35%) User Experience Designer
11 4 (5.88%) UI Designer
12 3 (4.41%) Python Developer
13 2 (2.94%) UI Developer
13 2 (2.94%) UI Programmer
14 1 (1.47%) User Experience Consultant
14 1 (1.47%) Software Programmer
14 1 (1.47%) Graphic Designer
14 1 (1.47%) Web Designer
14 1 (1.47%) Project Manager
14 1 (1.47%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (48.53%) .NET
2 28 (41.18%) HTML
2 28 (41.18%) HTML5
2 28 (41.18%) WebGL
2 28 (41.18%) HTML5 Canvas
3 22 (32.35%) OpenGL
4 12 (17.65%) CSS
5 11 (16.18%) DirectX
6 9 (13.24%) Qt
6 9 (13.24%) CSS3
7 6 (8.82%) .NET Framework
7 6 (8.82%) Flash
8 5 (7.35%) SVG
8 5 (7.35%) OpenCL
9 3 (4.41%) PyQt
10 1 (1.47%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 28 (41.18%) User Experience
2 13 (19.12%) Animation
3 11 (16.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 6 (8.82%) Xbox
4 6 (8.82%) Computer Science
4 6 (8.82%) iPhone
5 5 (7.35%) Mathematics
5 5 (7.35%) CUDA
6 4 (5.88%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 26 (38.24%) Linux
2 21 (30.88%) Windows
3 15 (22.06%) Mac OS X
4 6 (8.82%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (41.18%) Responsive Web Design
2 20 (29.41%) Software Engineering
3 15 (22.06%) CAD
4 10 (14.71%) OOD
4 10 (14.71%) 3D Modelling
5 8 (11.76%) OO
6 7 (10.29%) Time Management
7 6 (8.82%) User Experience Design
7 6 (8.82%) Image Processing
7 6 (8.82%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (7.35%) Automated Testing
8 5 (7.35%) Multithreading
8 5 (7.35%) 3D Animation
9 3 (4.41%) HOOD
10 2 (2.94%) E-Commerce
11 1 (1.47%) PRINCE2
11 1 (1.47%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (57.35%) C++
2 34 (50.00%) Python
3 28 (41.18%) Java
3 28 (41.18%) JavaScript
4 13 (19.12%) C
5 6 (8.82%) Lua
5 6 (8.82%) GLSL
5 6 (8.82%) Perl
6 5 (7.35%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (8.82%) Degree
2 1 (1.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.47%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (10.29%) Sony