The first 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
3D Graphics
Rank 235 250 226
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -24
Permanent jobs citing 3D Graphics 21 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.29% 0.054% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.14% 0.20% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 20 4 7
Average salary £35,750 £34,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.37% +14.16%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1849 2000 1786
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 25.74% 27.25% 25.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1424 1662 1496
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
3D Graphics
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
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Manchester +19 20 £35,750 +4.37% 3
3D Graphics
England

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 22 (91.67%) C++
2 21 (87.50%) Python
3 15 (62.50%) Animation
4 13 (54.17%) Software Engineering
5 12 (50.00%) Games
6 11 (45.83%) Windows
6 11 (45.83%) Linux
7 10 (41.67%) C
7 10 (41.67%) Mac OS X
7 10 (41.67%) Time Management
8 9 (37.50%) Perl
9 8 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 8 (33.33%) 3D Modelling
10 7 (29.17%) Lua
11 4 (16.67%) QA
11 4 (16.67%) 3D Animation
12 3 (12.50%) Workflow
12 3 (12.50%) OO
12 3 (12.50%) Marketing
13 2 (8.33%) Image Processing
13 2 (8.33%) Game Development
13 2 (8.33%) CGI
13 2 (8.33%) C#
13 2 (8.33%) OpenGL
13 2 (8.33%) Advertising
13 2 (8.33%) Bugzilla
14 1 (4.17%) TDD
14 1 (4.17%) Pair Programming
14 1 (4.17%) Retail
14 1 (4.17%) Ruby

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Bugzilla
General
1 12 (50.00%) Games
2 3 (12.50%) Marketing
3 2 (8.33%) Advertising
4 1 (4.17%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 10 (41.67%) Developer
3 6 (25.00%) Software Developer
4 5 (20.83%) Design Engineer
5 4 (16.67%) Games Developer
6 3 (12.50%) Programmer
6 3 (12.50%) C++ Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Software Programmer
7 2 (8.33%) Software Design Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) Senior Software Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) C++ Software Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) Senior Software Developer
8 1 (4.17%) QA Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) Senior Programmer
8 1 (4.17%) C Software Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) Quality Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) Project Manager
8 1 (4.17%) Senior Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Software Quality Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) CGI
1 2 (8.33%) OpenGL
2 1 (4.17%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 15 (62.50%) Animation
2 8 (33.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (4.17%) Visualisation
3 1 (4.17%) GPGPU
3 1 (4.17%) CUDA
3 1 (4.17%) Mathematics
3 1 (4.17%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 11 (45.83%) Windows
1 11 (45.83%) Linux
2 10 (41.67%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) Software Engineering
2 10 (41.67%) Time Management
3 8 (33.33%) 3D Modelling
4 4 (16.67%) 3D Animation
5 3 (12.50%) Workflow
5 3 (12.50%) OO
6 2 (8.33%) Image Processing
6 2 (8.33%) Game Development
7 1 (4.17%) TDD
7 1 (4.17%) Pair Programming
7 1 (4.17%) Scrum
7 1 (4.17%) DRM
7 1 (4.17%) Project Management
7 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2
7 1 (4.17%) 3D Visualisation
7 1 (4.17%) Test Management
7 1 (4.17%) Multithreading
7 1 (4.17%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 22 (91.67%) C++
2 21 (87.50%) Python
3 10 (41.67%) C
4 9 (37.50%) Perl
5 7 (29.17%) Lua
6 2 (8.33%) C#
7 1 (4.17%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) QA
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