The table below looks at the prevalence of the term 3D Graphics in IT jobs advertised across the UK. 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 739 741 688
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -53
Permanent jobs citing 3D Graphics 156 137 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.14% 0.13% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.36% 0.33% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 128 112 174
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -10.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,350 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%

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

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
43021 41581 45815
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.68% 38.92% 38.99%
Number of salaries quoted 33611 33777 38523
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

3D Graphics
Jobs Demand Trend

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

3D Graphics Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

3D Graphics
Salary Trend

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

3D Graphics Salary Trend in the UK

3D Graphics
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 3D Graphics over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 within the UK.

3D Graphics Salary Histogram in the UK

3D Graphics
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3D Graphics within the UK 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
England +32 155 £40,000 +14.28% 27
London +2 43 £42,500 +21.42% 9
Manchester +13 28 £38,000 +22.58% 5
North West +6 28 £38,000 +22.58% 5
East of England -4 21 £40,000 +23.07% 5
Cambridgeshire +6 19 £40,000 -11.11% 5
East Midlands +7 17 £37,500 +18.11%
South East -16 17 £40,000 +14.28% 4
Derbyshire - 15 £37,500 -
North East +3 14 £45,000 +24.13%
Derby - 14 £37,500 -
Cambridge +11 13 £40,000 -11.11% 5
Chessington - 12 £32,500 - 3
Surbiton - 12 £32,500 - 1
South West -35 11 £35,000 +7.69%
Salford - 9 £38,000 - 1
Northumberland - 8 - -
Tyne and Wear -7 6 £45,000 +24.13%
Yorkshire -52 6 £41,750 +19.28% 3
West Yorkshire - 6 £41,750 - 1
Leeds - 6 £41,750 - 1
Devon - 5 £40,000 -
Buckinghamshire +1 4 £33,000 -5.71%
Bristol -25 4 £32,500 -
Gateshead - 4 - -
Milton Keynes - 4 £33,000 -
Newton Abbot - 4 £42,500 -
Berkshire -4 3 £37,500 +18.11%
Sunderland -2 2 £45,000 +24.13%
West Midlands -10 2 £45,000 +47.54% 1

3D Graphics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 197 (62.34%) C++
2 154 (48.73%) Software Engineering
3 126 (39.87%) OpenGL
4 109 (34.49%) Games
5 97 (30.70%) Degree
6 94 (29.75%) Agile Software Development
7 92 (29.11%) Computer Science
8 88 (27.85%) Mathematics
9 84 (26.58%) Java
10 72 (22.78%) Python
11 71 (22.47%) Linux
12 69 (21.84%) C
13 68 (21.52%) Windows
14 67 (21.20%) C#
14 67 (21.20%) Physics
15 66 (20.89%) .NET
16 61 (19.30%) HTML
17 57 (18.04%) JavaScript
18 53 (16.77%) Qt
19 50 (15.82%) Visualisation
20 47 (14.87%) OOD
20 47 (14.87%) OpenCL
21 46 (14.56%) HTML5
22 45 (14.24%) PhD
22 45 (14.24%) DirectX
23 44 (13.92%) Android
24 43 (13.61%) OO
25 42 (13.29%) User Experience
26 39 (12.34%) Multithreading
27 36 (11.39%) Animation

3D Graphics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 2 (0.63%) Node.js
2 1 (0.32%) WordPress
Applications
1 19 (6.01%) Adobe After Effects
2 18 (5.70%) 3ds Max
3 17 (5.38%) Photoshop
4 12 (3.80%) Maya
5 9 (2.85%) Blender
6 8 (2.53%) Adobe Illustrator
7 7 (2.22%) Acrobat
8 6 (1.90%) CINEMA 4D
9 5 (1.58%) CorelDRAW
10 4 (1.27%) InDesign
10 4 (1.27%) MS PowerPoint
10 4 (1.27%) Doxygen
11 3 (0.95%) MS Office
11 3 (0.95%) Adobe Premiere
11 3 (0.95%) FrameMaker
12 1 (0.32%) MS Visio
12 1 (0.32%) MS Excel
12 1 (0.32%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.58%) TCP/IP
1 5 (1.58%) Wireless
2 2 (0.63%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (0.95%) Big Data
2 1 (0.32%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.32%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 14 (4.43%) VTune
2 13 (4.11%) Visual Studio
3 10 (3.16%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (2.85%) Git (software)
5 8 (2.53%) WinDbg
6 6 (1.90%) Eclipse
6 6 (1.90%) Jenkins
7 4 (1.27%) Subversion
8 2 (0.63%) Xcode
9 1 (0.32%) FishEye
9 1 (0.32%) NUnit
9 1 (0.32%) JIRA
9 1 (0.32%) Dreamweaver
9 1 (0.32%) Bugzilla
General
1 109 (34.49%) Games
2 20 (6.33%) Retail
3 15 (4.75%) Marketing
4 12 (3.80%) Multimedia
5 11 (3.48%) Electronics
6 7 (2.22%) Legal
6 7 (2.22%) Advertising
7 6 (1.90%) Aerospace
7 6 (1.90%) Automotive
8 5 (1.58%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.32%) iGaming
9 1 (0.32%) Online Betting
9 1 (0.32%) Military
9 1 (0.32%) Publishing
9 1 (0.32%) Finance
9 1 (0.32%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 125 (39.56%) Developer
2 116 (36.71%) Software Engineer
3 55 (17.41%) Software Developer
4 54 (17.09%) C++ Developer
5 35 (11.08%) C++ Software Engineer
6 29 (9.18%) C++ Software Developer
7 28 (8.86%) Programmer
8 21 (6.65%) Designer
9 13 (4.11%) Java Developer
9 13 (4.11%) Senior Software Engineer
10 12 (3.80%) Java Programmer
11 11 (3.48%) Games Developer
12 10 (3.16%) C++ Programmer
13 9 (2.85%) Senior Account Manager
13 9 (2.85%) GUI Developer
13 9 (2.85%) Account Manager
13 9 (2.85%) Senior Manager
13 9 (2.85%) C# Developer
14 8 (2.53%) Java Software Developer
14 8 (2.53%) Tools Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (39.87%) OpenGL
2 66 (20.89%) .NET
3 61 (19.30%) HTML
4 53 (16.77%) Qt
5 47 (14.87%) OpenCL
6 46 (14.56%) HTML5
7 45 (14.24%) DirectX
8 29 (9.18%) WebGL
9 28 (8.86%) HTML5 Canvas
10 27 (8.54%) Unity (Game Engine)
11 24 (7.59%) CSS
12 20 (6.33%) Direct3D
12 20 (6.33%) MFC
13 19 (6.01%) Boost C++ Libraries
14 14 (4.43%) OpenGL ES
15 12 (3.80%) Flash
16 10 (3.16%) .NET Framework
17 9 (2.85%) Unreal Engine
17 9 (2.85%) CSS3
17 9 (2.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 92 (29.11%) Computer Science
2 88 (27.85%) Mathematics
3 67 (21.20%) Physics
4 50 (15.82%) Visualisation
5 42 (13.29%) User Experience
6 36 (11.39%) Animation
7 29 (9.18%) CUDA
8 23 (7.28%) Device Driver
9 21 (6.65%) Augmented Reality
10 20 (6.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 15 (4.75%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 15 (4.75%) Client/Server
11 15 (4.75%) Streaming Video
11 15 (4.75%) Firmware
12 10 (3.16%) Analytical Skills
13 8 (2.53%) MPEG
13 8 (2.53%) Video Editing
14 7 (2.22%) GPGPU
15 6 (1.90%) iPhone
15 6 (1.90%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 71 (22.47%) Linux
2 68 (21.52%) Windows
3 44 (13.92%) Android
4 29 (9.18%) Mac OS X
5 19 (6.01%) Apple iOS
6 18 (5.70%) Embedded Linux
7 5 (1.58%) UNIX
8 1 (0.32%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.32%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (48.73%) Software Engineering
2 94 (29.75%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (14.87%) OOD
4 43 (13.61%) OO
5 39 (12.34%) Multithreading
6 33 (10.44%) 3D Modelling
7 31 (9.81%) Responsive Web Design
8 30 (9.49%) CAD
9 18 (5.70%) Image Processing
10 17 (5.38%) 3D Rendering
10 17 (5.38%) Time Management
11 14 (4.43%) Scrum
11 14 (4.43%) 3D Visualisation
12 13 (4.11%) Video Processing
12 13 (4.11%) UML
13 10 (3.16%) Unit Testing
13 10 (3.16%) Android Development
14 8 (2.53%) Continuous Integration
14 8 (2.53%) Web Development
14 8 (2.53%) 3D Animation
Programming Languages
1 197 (62.34%) C++
2 84 (26.58%) Java
3 72 (22.78%) Python
4 69 (21.84%) C
5 67 (21.20%) C#
6 57 (18.04%) JavaScript
7 19 (6.01%) GLSL
8 14 (4.43%) HLSL
9 11 (3.48%) Embedded C
9 11 (3.48%) Lua
10 9 (2.85%) Assembly Language
11 6 (1.90%) MAXScript
11 6 (1.90%) VC++
11 6 (1.90%) ActionScript
11 6 (1.90%) Perl
11 6 (1.90%) ActionScript 3.0
12 5 (1.58%) Objective-C
13 4 (1.27%) PHP
14 3 (0.95%) ActionScript 2.0
14 3 (0.95%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 97 (30.70%) Degree
2 45 (14.24%) PhD
3 6 (1.90%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.63%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (6.33%) Adobe
2 7 (2.22%) Sony
3 6 (1.90%) Autodesk
3 6 (1.90%) Apple
3 6 (1.90%) Microsoft
4 5 (1.58%) EMC
5 4 (1.27%) Twitter
6 3 (0.95%) Sencha
7 2 (0.63%) IBM
7 2 (0.63%) Oracle
7 2 (0.63%) Mentor Graphics
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Salary: £22,000 to £30,000
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Salary: £30,000 to £35,000
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + +Pension, other Benefits
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