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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
3D Graphics
Rank 841 838 826
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -12
Permanent jobs citing 3D Graphics 93 112 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.092% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.22% 0.26% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 79 81 94
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-36.84% +11.76%

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
43083 42816 42062
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 42.49% 40.19% 40.77%
Number of salaries quoted 34581 34631 32783
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 8 February 2016 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 8 February 2016. 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
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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 -28 83 £37,500 -16.66% 19
London +9 37 £40,000 -11.11% 6
South East +19 14 £38,250 -10.00% 1
Manchester +31 11 £35,000 -6.66% 3
North West +26 11 £35,000 -6.66% 4
Glasgow - 10 £30,000 - 1
Scotland - 10 £30,000 - 1
Berkshire +7 7 £30,000 -
East of England -11 7 £35,000 -12.50% 4
Surrey +22 6 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Reading - 6 £30,000 -
West Midlands -18 5 £25,000 -
North East +10 4 £62,500 +25.00%
Tyne and Wear +2 4 £62,500 +25.00%
Newcastle upon Tyne -8 4 £62,500 +25.00%
Birmingham +2 3 £25,000 -
East Midlands - 3 £30,000 -
Essex - 3 - - 1
Hertfordshire - 3 £30,000 -
Chessington - 3 £50,000 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 2 £30,000 -
Nottingham - 2 £30,000 -
Warwickshire - 2 £42,500 -
Cambridgeshire -5 1 £62,500 +47.05% 3
South West -8 1 £25,000 -28.57% 1
Somerset -9 1 £25,000 -16.66%
Yorkshire -13 1 £32,500 -43.47% 3
Cambridge -14 1 £62,500 +56.25% 3
Stevenage - 1 £40,000 -
Leicester - 1 £32,000 -

3D Graphics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

1 149 (68.66%) C++
2 99 (45.62%) OpenGL
3 65 (29.95%) Games
4 64 (29.49%) Degree
5 57 (26.27%) Agile Software Development
6 53 (24.42%) HTML
7 49 (22.58%) JavaScript
7 49 (22.58%) User Experience
8 47 (21.66%) Python
8 47 (21.66%) Animation
9 46 (21.20%) DirectX
9 46 (21.20%) Software Engineering
10 43 (19.82%) Adobe Illustrator
10 43 (19.82%) Windows
10 43 (19.82%) Computer Science
10 43 (19.82%) Multithreading
11 42 (19.35%) Visualisation
11 42 (19.35%) Photoshop
12 41 (18.89%) C
13 40 (18.43%) C#
13 40 (18.43%) Linux
14 39 (17.97%) Mathematics
15 37 (17.05%) CSS
16 34 (15.67%) Adobe
16 34 (15.67%) Augmented Reality
16 34 (15.67%) Motion Graphics
17 32 (14.75%) CAD
17 32 (14.75%) Algorithms
18 31 (14.29%) 3D Visualisation
18 31 (14.29%) 3D Modelling

3D Graphics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 3 (1.38%) Node.js
Applications
1 43 (19.82%) Adobe Illustrator
2 42 (19.35%) Photoshop
3 27 (12.44%) Adobe After Effects
4 19 (8.76%) InDesign
5 18 (8.29%) MS PowerPoint
6 15 (6.91%) Maya
7 11 (5.07%) 3ds Max
8 9 (4.15%) CINEMA 4D
9 8 (3.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 7 (3.23%) Blender
11 6 (2.76%) Adobe Premiere
11 6 (2.76%) Fireworks
12 2 (0.92%) Acrobat
12 2 (0.92%) MS Excel
12 2 (0.92%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.30%) SaaS
2 3 (1.38%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.46%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 10 (4.61%) HTTP
2 1 (0.46%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.61%) GIS
2 5 (2.30%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 15 (6.91%) Visual Studio
2 11 (5.07%) Subversion
3 9 (4.15%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (2.30%) Axure RP
5 3 (1.38%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 2 (0.92%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.92%) NetBeans
7 1 (0.46%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.46%) JIRA
7 1 (0.46%) NUnit
General
1 65 (29.95%) Games
2 20 (9.22%) Finance
2 20 (9.22%) Marketing
3 15 (6.91%) Electronics
4 14 (6.45%) Manufacturing
5 13 (5.99%) Automotive
6 12 (5.53%) Retail
7 5 (2.30%) German Language
7 5 (2.30%) Japanese Language
7 5 (2.30%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.84%) Advertising
9 2 (0.92%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.92%) Military
Job Titles
1 102 (47.00%) Developer
2 70 (32.26%) C++ Developer
3 43 (19.82%) Designer
4 33 (15.21%) Software Engineer
5 32 (14.75%) Software Developer
6 29 (13.36%) C++ Software Developer
7 24 (11.06%) C++ Software Engineer
8 17 (7.83%) Programmer
9 16 (7.37%) Digital Designer
10 14 (6.45%) Graphics Programmer
11 13 (5.99%) UX Designer
12 12 (5.53%) C# Developer
12 12 (5.53%) Senior Developer
13 11 (5.07%) 3D Developer
13 11 (5.07%) Graphic Designer
13 11 (5.07%) Graphics Developer
14 10 (4.61%) C++ GUI Developer
14 10 (4.61%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 10 (4.61%) GUI Developer
14 10 (4.61%) Senior C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (45.62%) OpenGL
2 53 (24.42%) HTML
3 46 (21.20%) DirectX
4 37 (17.05%) CSS
5 28 (12.90%) Qt
6 25 (11.52%) jQuery
7 23 (10.60%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 22 (10.14%) MFC
9 19 (8.76%) HTML5
10 16 (7.37%) AngularJS
10 16 (7.37%) Flash
11 14 (6.45%) .NET
12 13 (5.99%) WebGL
13 11 (5.07%) Web Services
14 10 (4.61%) Qt Quick
14 10 (4.61%) Sass
14 10 (4.61%) WebKit
15 9 (4.15%) XML
16 8 (3.69%) WebSockets
17 7 (3.23%) OpenGL ES
Miscellaneous
1 49 (22.58%) User Experience
2 47 (21.66%) Animation
3 43 (19.82%) Computer Science
4 42 (19.35%) Visualisation
5 39 (17.97%) Mathematics
6 34 (15.67%) Augmented Reality
6 34 (15.67%) Motion Graphics
7 32 (14.75%) Algorithms
8 26 (11.98%) Physics
9 18 (8.29%) Psychology
10 15 (6.91%) Kinect
11 14 (6.45%) Graphic Design
12 13 (5.99%) Client/Server
13 11 (5.07%) Oculus Rift
13 11 (5.07%) Photography
14 9 (4.15%) Analytical Skills
14 9 (4.15%) CUDA
15 8 (3.69%) New Media
16 6 (2.76%) 3D Printing
16 6 (2.76%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 43 (19.82%) Windows
2 40 (18.43%) Linux
3 30 (13.82%) Android
4 23 (10.60%) Apple iOS
5 20 (9.22%) Mac OS X
6 11 (5.07%) Unix
7 6 (2.76%) Mac OS
8 4 (1.84%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.46%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (26.27%) Agile Software Development
2 46 (21.20%) Software Engineering
3 43 (19.82%) Multithreading
4 32 (14.75%) CAD
5 31 (14.29%) 3D Modelling
5 31 (14.29%) 3D Visualisation
6 29 (13.36%) OO
7 25 (11.52%) 3D Programming
8 21 (9.68%) TDD
9 19 (8.76%) Image Processing
9 19 (8.76%) Unit Testing
10 17 (7.83%) Ethnography
11 16 (7.37%) Front End Development
12 15 (6.91%) 3D Rendering
12 15 (6.91%) Data Protection
12 15 (6.91%) Mentoring
13 14 (6.45%) OOP
14 13 (5.99%) Game Development
15 11 (5.07%) Project Management
16 10 (4.61%) UML
Programming Languages
1 149 (68.66%) C++
2 49 (22.58%) JavaScript
3 47 (21.66%) Python
4 41 (18.89%) C
5 40 (18.43%) C#
6 18 (8.29%) Java
7 16 (7.37%) Objective-C
8 13 (5.99%) VC++
9 11 (5.07%) HLSL
10 9 (4.15%) C++/CLI
10 9 (4.15%) Lua
11 5 (2.30%) GLSL
12 3 (1.38%) Perl
12 3 (1.38%) PHP
13 2 (0.92%) MATLAB
13 2 (0.92%) Tcl
14 1 (0.46%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 64 (29.49%) Degree
2 29 (13.36%) PhD
3 1 (0.46%) ISEB
3 1 (0.46%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.46%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.46%) Firmware
Vendors
1 34 (15.67%) Adobe
2 4 (1.84%) Microsoft
3 2 (0.92%) Altera
3 2 (0.92%) Cadence
3 2 (0.92%) Lattice Semiconductor
3 2 (0.92%) Mentor Graphics
3 2 (0.92%) Synopsys
3 2 (0.92%) Xilinx
4 1 (0.46%) Freescale
4 1 (0.46%) IBM
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Salary: From £25,000 to £45,000 per annum Pension + Flexi Hours + More
Posted: 5 hours ago
Pudsey, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + + bens (£ depending on experience)
Posted: 9 hours ago
Leeds
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Salary: £20000 per annum
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Salary: £40000 - £60000 Per Annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ComputerWorld Personnel Ltd
Salary: £35000.0000 - £45000.0000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Southend-On-Sea
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £19000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £55k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow
Capita Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
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Salary: to c£55k (DoE) + good benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
North West London
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Reigate
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Sheffield
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £31000 - £36000 per annum + +Pension, other Benefits
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Manchester
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
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