The table below looks at the prevalence of the term 3D Graphics in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 3D Graphics over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
3D Graphics
Rank 230 195 184
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -11
Permanent jobs citing 3D Graphics 11 17 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.18% 0.34% 0.57%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.51% 0.89% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 11 16 27
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,000 £43,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
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 South West region.

Miscellaneous Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2163 1909 2090
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 35.05% 37.66% 35.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1763 1600 1770
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

3D Graphics
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

3D Graphics Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

3D Graphics
Salary Trend in the South West

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

3D Graphics Salary Trend in the South West

3D Graphics
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 3D Graphics across the South West region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

3D Graphics Salary Histogram in the South West

3D Graphics
Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 3 months to 22 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
Devon - 5 £40,000 -
Bristol -25 4 £32,500 -
Somerset -21 2 £35,750 +19.16%
3D Graphics
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the South 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 11 (64.71%) C++
2 9 (52.94%) Software Engineering
3 7 (41.18%) Degree
4 6 (35.29%) C
4 6 (35.29%) C#
5 5 (29.41%) EMC
5 5 (29.41%) CAD
5 5 (29.41%) Autodesk
5 5 (29.41%) Industrial Design
5 5 (29.41%) Manufacturing
5 5 (29.41%) CorelDRAW
6 3 (17.65%) OpenGL
6 3 (17.65%) DirectX
6 3 (17.65%) Windows
6 3 (17.65%) Mathematics
7 2 (11.76%) Physics
7 2 (11.76%) WPF
7 2 (11.76%) Time Management
7 2 (11.76%) Qt
7 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (11.76%) Data Management
7 2 (11.76%) WinForms
7 2 (11.76%) Scrum
7 2 (11.76%) Electronic Design Automation
7 2 (11.76%) Operations Management
7 2 (11.76%) OOA/OOD
7 2 (11.76%) MFC
7 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
7 2 (11.76%) XML
7 2 (11.76%) Data Modelling

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the South 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.

Applications
1 5 (29.41%) CorelDRAW
2 1 (5.88%) Photoshop
2 1 (5.88%) CINEMA 4D
2 1 (5.88%) Maya
2 1 (5.88%) Adobe After Effects
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.88%) FishEye
2 1 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.88%) JIRA
General
1 5 (29.41%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Software Engineer
1 5 (29.41%) Mechanical Design Engineer
1 5 (29.41%) Mechanical Engineer
1 5 (29.41%) Design Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Developer
3 3 (17.65%) C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) C++ Developer
4 2 (11.76%) C++/C# Developer
4 2 (11.76%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Analyst Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Junior Developer
5 1 (5.88%) C++ Programmer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Junior C# Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Graphic Designer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior C++ Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Programmer
5 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) OpenGL
1 3 (17.65%) DirectX
2 2 (11.76%) WPF
2 2 (11.76%) Qt
2 2 (11.76%) WinForms
2 2 (11.76%) MFC
2 2 (11.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Mathematics
2 2 (11.76%) Physics
2 2 (11.76%) Embedded Systems
2 2 (11.76%) Robotics
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.88%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.88%) Human Factors
3 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.88%) Animation
3 1 (5.88%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 3 (17.65%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Software Engineering
2 5 (29.41%) CAD
2 5 (29.41%) Industrial Design
3 2 (11.76%) Time Management
3 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.76%) Data Management
3 2 (11.76%) Scrum
3 2 (11.76%) Electronic Design Automation
3 2 (11.76%) Operations Management
3 2 (11.76%) OOA/OOD
3 2 (11.76%) Data Modelling
3 2 (11.76%) OOD
4 1 (5.88%) 3D Animation
4 1 (5.88%) 3D Modelling
Programming Languages
1 11 (64.71%) C++
2 6 (35.29%) C
2 6 (35.29%) C#
3 2 (11.76%) Fortran
4 1 (5.88%) VC++
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) EMC
1 5 (29.41%) Autodesk