The table below looks at the prevalence of the term 3D Graphics in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 3D Graphics over the 3 months to 19 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
3D Graphics
Rank 205 230 250
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +20
Permanent jobs citing 3D Graphics 45 12 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.61% 0.17% 0.079%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.37% 0.63% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 44 11 5
Average salary £38,000 £32,500 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.92% -1.51%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -4.10%
3D Graphics
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1900 1907 2012
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 25.64% 26.53% 26.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1461 1576 1723
Average salary £40,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,472
% change year-on-year
- +3.97%

3D Graphics
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

3D Graphics Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

3D Graphics
Salary Trend in the North West

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

3D Graphics Salary Trend in the North West

3D Graphics
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 3D Graphics across the North West region over the 3 months to 19 August 2014.

3D Graphics Salary Histogram in the North West

3D Graphics
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3D Graphics within the North West region over the 3 months to 19 August 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
Manchester +30 45 £38,000 +16.92% 3
Cheshire - 2 £53,750 - 1
3D Graphics
England

3D Graphics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 45 (62.50%) C++
2 38 (52.78%) Python
3 33 (45.83%) Games
4 31 (43.06%) .NET
5 29 (40.28%) Linux
6 27 (37.50%) JavaScript
6 27 (37.50%) HTML
7 26 (36.11%) Java
7 26 (36.11%) HTML5
7 26 (36.11%) WebGL
7 26 (36.11%) Responsive Web Design
7 26 (36.11%) HTML5 Canvas
8 23 (31.94%) OpenGL
8 23 (31.94%) Windows
8 23 (31.94%) Software Engineering
9 17 (23.61%) Animation
9 17 (23.61%) Mac OS X
10 15 (20.83%) CAD
10 15 (20.83%) C
11 12 (16.67%) CSS
11 12 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 11 (15.28%) 3D Modelling
12 11 (15.28%) DirectX
13 10 (13.89%) OOD
13 10 (13.89%) Qt
14 9 (12.50%) CSS3
14 9 (12.50%) Time Management
15 8 (11.11%) OO
16 7 (9.72%) Perl
16 7 (9.72%) C#

3D Graphics
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 August 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.39%) Node.js
Applications
1 6 (8.33%) Adobe After Effects
Development Applications
1 2 (2.78%) Bugzilla
General
1 33 (45.83%) Games
2 1 (1.39%) Marketing
2 1 (1.39%) Legal
2 1 (1.39%) Retail
Job Titles
1 48 (66.67%) Developer
2 27 (37.50%) C++ Developer
3 25 (34.72%) Software Developer
4 21 (29.17%) Software Engineer
5 19 (26.39%) C++ Software Developer
6 12 (16.67%) Designer
7 11 (15.28%) Games Developer
8 6 (8.33%) C++ Games Developer
9 5 (6.94%) HTML Developer
9 5 (6.94%) User Experience Designer
10 4 (5.56%) UI Designer
11 3 (4.17%) Python Developer
11 3 (4.17%) Programmer
12 1 (1.39%) Project Manager
12 1 (1.39%) Web Developer
12 1 (1.39%) Consultant
12 1 (1.39%) Software Programmer
12 1 (1.39%) C Software Engineer
12 1 (1.39%) Design Engineer
12 1 (1.39%) Graphic Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (43.06%) .NET
2 27 (37.50%) HTML
3 26 (36.11%) HTML5
3 26 (36.11%) WebGL
3 26 (36.11%) HTML5 Canvas
4 23 (31.94%) OpenGL
5 12 (16.67%) CSS
6 11 (15.28%) DirectX
7 10 (13.89%) Qt
8 9 (12.50%) CSS3
9 6 (8.33%) Flash
10 5 (6.94%) SVG
10 5 (6.94%) .NET Framework
10 5 (6.94%) OpenCL
11 3 (4.17%) PyQt
12 2 (2.78%) Unity (Game Engine)
13 1 (1.39%) X-Windows
13 1 (1.39%) CGI
13 1 (1.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 1 (1.39%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 17 (23.61%) Animation
2 12 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 6 (8.33%) iPhone
3 6 (8.33%) Xbox
3 6 (8.33%) Mathematics
4 5 (6.94%) Computer Science
4 5 (6.94%) CUDA
5 4 (5.56%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.39%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.39%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 29 (40.28%) Linux
2 23 (31.94%) Windows
3 17 (23.61%) Mac OS X
4 7 (9.72%) Android
5 1 (1.39%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (36.11%) Responsive Web Design
2 23 (31.94%) Software Engineering
3 15 (20.83%) CAD
4 11 (15.28%) 3D Modelling
5 10 (13.89%) OOD
6 9 (12.50%) Time Management
7 8 (11.11%) OO
8 6 (8.33%) User Experience Design
8 6 (8.33%) Image Processing
8 6 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (6.94%) Multithreading
9 5 (6.94%) Automated Testing
9 5 (6.94%) 3D Animation
10 3 (4.17%) HOOD
11 2 (2.78%) E-Commerce
12 1 (1.39%) DRM
12 1 (1.39%) Project Management
12 1 (1.39%) UML
12 1 (1.39%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 45 (62.50%) C++
2 38 (52.78%) Python
3 27 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 26 (36.11%) Java
5 15 (20.83%) C
6 7 (9.72%) Perl
6 7 (9.72%) C#
7 6 (8.33%) GLSL
7 6 (8.33%) Lua
Qualifications
1 6 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.78%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (9.72%) Sony
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Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £40k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £36000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
SIS Ltd
Posted: 22 days ago