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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
3D Graphics
Rank 762 766 743
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -23
Permanent jobs citing 3D Graphics 133 133 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.12% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.32% 0.31% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 108 110 135
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +9.58%

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
42188 43026 44700
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.56% 39.23% 38.69%
Number of salaries quoted 34063 33892 37456
Average salary £47,500 £45,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.39% +1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 18 December 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 18 December 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
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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 +14 131 £42,500 - 14
London +42 46 £42,500 -5.55% 2
Yorkshire - 28 £50,000 - 1
West Yorkshire - 25 £53,750 -
Leeds - 24 £57,500 -
South East +3 18 £30,000 -27.27% 1
Cambridgeshire -15 14 £40,000 -11.11% 5
East of England -41 14 £40,000 +6.66% 5
North West -14 12 £37,500 -7.97%
Manchester -19 12 £37,500 +2.73%
Cambridge -12 9 £40,000 -11.11% 5
Middlesex +12 8 - -
South West -9 7 £42,500 +17.24% 2
Surbiton - 7 £47,500 -
City of London +19 6 £37,500 -16.66%
West Sussex +4 6 £30,000 -
Sunderland -6 5 £45,000 +5.88%
North East -21 5 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne -21 5 £45,000 +5.88%
Tyne and Wear -22 5 £45,000 +5.88%
Somerset +14 4 £31,250 -30.55%
Chessington - 4 £29,250 -
Bristol +7 3 £50,000 +37.93% 1
Street +4 2 £30,000 -33.33%
Teddington -3 2 £40,000 +6.66%
Surrey -4 2 £45,000 -10.00%
South Yorkshire - 2 £33,000 - 1
Wells - 2 £37,500 -
Crawley - 2 £27,500 -
Salford - 2 £39,000 -

3D Graphics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

1 161 (55.71%) C++
2 127 (43.94%) OpenGL
3 125 (43.25%) Software Engineering
4 103 (35.64%) Java
5 94 (32.53%) Agile Software Development
6 81 (28.03%) Degree
7 79 (27.34%) Games
8 77 (26.64%) Windows
9 70 (24.22%) HTML
10 65 (22.49%) OO
10 65 (22.49%) Mathematics
11 62 (21.45%) Android
12 61 (21.11%) Computer Science
12 61 (21.11%) Python
13 59 (20.42%) JavaScript
14 58 (20.07%) User Experience
15 56 (19.38%) HTML5
15 56 (19.38%) Multithreading
16 54 (18.69%) C#
17 49 (16.96%) Algorithms
18 45 (15.57%) C
19 43 (14.88%) Linux
20 41 (14.19%) .NET
20 41 (14.19%) Visualisation
21 40 (13.84%) Animation
22 38 (13.15%) Physics
23 37 (12.80%) Git (software)
23 37 (12.80%) Apple iOS
24 35 (12.11%) Qt
25 34 (11.76%) PhD

3D Graphics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 1 (0.35%) WordPress
Applications
1 32 (11.07%) 3ds Max
2 23 (7.96%) Maya
3 17 (5.88%) Photoshop
3 17 (5.88%) Adobe After Effects
4 13 (4.50%) Blender
5 11 (3.81%) Adobe Illustrator
5 11 (3.81%) Acrobat
6 10 (3.46%) MS Excel
7 7 (2.42%) Doxygen
7 7 (2.42%) CINEMA 4D
8 6 (2.08%) Adobe Captivate
9 5 (1.73%) CorelDRAW
10 3 (1.04%) MS Office
10 3 (1.04%) FrameMaker
10 3 (1.04%) Adobe Premiere
11 2 (0.69%) Final Cut Pro
11 2 (0.69%) AutoCAD
11 2 (0.69%) InDesign
11 2 (0.69%) MS PowerPoint
12 1 (0.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.35%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.35%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.08%) HTTP
2 4 (1.38%) Wireless
3 2 (0.69%) Internet
4 1 (0.35%) Firewall
4 1 (0.35%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.35%) VPN
4 1 (0.35%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 37 (12.80%) Git (software)
2 26 (9.00%) Subversion
3 21 (7.27%) Jenkins
4 16 (5.54%) Eclipse
5 14 (4.84%) Visual Studio
6 13 (4.50%) VTune
7 12 (4.15%) Xcode
8 7 (2.42%) Dreamweaver
9 5 (1.73%) WinDbg
10 3 (1.04%) Team Foundation Server
11 1 (0.35%) JIRA
11 1 (0.35%) Gerrit
11 1 (0.35%) Redmine
11 1 (0.35%) FishEye
General
1 79 (27.34%) Games
2 16 (5.54%) Retail
3 15 (5.19%) Multimedia
4 13 (4.50%) Electronics
5 9 (3.11%) Marketing
6 6 (2.08%) Manufacturing
7 5 (1.73%) Advertising
8 3 (1.04%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.69%) Automotive
9 2 (0.69%) Finance
10 1 (0.35%) Legal
10 1 (0.35%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 126 (43.60%) Developer
2 79 (27.34%) Software Engineer
3 47 (16.26%) C++ Developer
4 30 (10.38%) C++ Software Engineer
5 28 (9.69%) Programmer
6 27 (9.34%) Designer
7 23 (7.96%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 23 (7.96%) Mobile Developer
7 23 (7.96%) Software Developer
8 16 (5.54%) Senior Software Engineer
9 15 (5.19%) C++ Programmer
10 14 (4.84%) Graphic Designer
11 12 (4.15%) Java Developer
11 12 (4.15%) Tools Programmer
12 11 (3.81%) iOS Developer
12 11 (3.81%) Java Programmer
13 10 (3.46%) Author
13 10 (3.46%) Technical Author
14 9 (3.11%) Graduate
14 9 (3.11%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (43.94%) OpenGL
2 70 (24.22%) HTML
3 56 (19.38%) HTML5
4 41 (14.19%) .NET
5 35 (12.11%) Qt
6 34 (11.76%) OpenCL
7 33 (11.42%) CSS
8 30 (10.38%) DirectX
9 28 (9.69%) MFC
10 27 (9.34%) jQuery
11 26 (9.00%) XML
11 26 (9.00%) PhoneGap
12 25 (8.65%) Unity (Game Engine)
13 22 (7.61%) WebGL
14 21 (7.27%) HTML5 Canvas
15 18 (6.23%) OpenGL ES
16 17 (5.88%) Sencha Touch
16 17 (5.88%) Web Services
16 17 (5.88%) Ext JS
17 16 (5.54%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 65 (22.49%) Mathematics
2 61 (21.11%) Computer Science
3 58 (20.07%) User Experience
4 49 (16.96%) Algorithms
5 41 (14.19%) Visualisation
6 40 (13.84%) Animation
7 38 (13.15%) Physics
8 28 (9.69%) Mobile App
9 26 (9.00%) Blackberry
10 20 (6.92%) Augmented Reality
11 19 (6.57%) CUDA
12 18 (6.23%) Device Driver
13 15 (5.19%) E-Learning
14 14 (4.84%) Client/Server
15 12 (4.15%) Social Media
16 11 (3.81%) Streaming Video
16 11 (3.81%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
17 10 (3.46%) Smartphone
17 10 (3.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 9 (3.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 77 (26.64%) Windows
2 62 (21.45%) Android
3 43 (14.88%) Linux
4 37 (12.80%) Apple iOS
5 17 (5.88%) Mac OS X
5 17 (5.88%) Embedded Linux
6 2 (0.69%) UNIX
7 1 (0.35%) BlackBerry OS
7 1 (0.35%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (43.25%) Software Engineering
2 94 (32.53%) Agile Software Development
3 65 (22.49%) OO
4 56 (19.38%) Multithreading
5 31 (10.73%) 3D Modelling
6 29 (10.03%) Data Modelling
7 26 (9.00%) OOD
8 25 (8.65%) Memory Management
9 24 (8.30%) Responsive Web Design
10 23 (7.96%) Android Development
10 23 (7.96%) CAD
11 17 (5.88%) 3D Rendering
12 16 (5.54%) iOS Development
13 15 (5.19%) Scrum
14 13 (4.50%) 3D Visualisation
14 13 (4.50%) 3D Programming
14 13 (4.50%) Image Processing
15 12 (4.15%) Continuous Improvement
15 12 (4.15%) Business Analysis
16 11 (3.81%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 161 (55.71%) C++
2 103 (35.64%) Java
3 61 (21.11%) Python
4 59 (20.42%) JavaScript
5 54 (18.69%) C#
6 45 (15.57%) C
7 28 (9.69%) PHP
8 23 (7.96%) GLSL
9 17 (5.88%) Objective-C
10 13 (4.50%) HLSL
11 11 (3.81%) VC++
12 10 (3.46%) MAXScript
13 7 (2.42%) Assembly Language
14 6 (2.08%) SQL
15 5 (1.73%) MATLAB
15 5 (1.73%) Embedded C
16 4 (1.38%) ActionScript 3.0
16 4 (1.38%) ActionScript
17 3 (1.04%) Perl
17 3 (1.04%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 81 (28.03%) Degree
2 34 (11.76%) PhD
3 5 (1.73%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.38%) QA
System Software
1 11 (3.81%) Firmware
2 1 (0.35%) Terminal Server
Vendors
1 21 (7.27%) Adobe
2 17 (5.88%) Sencha
3 6 (2.08%) EMC
4 5 (1.73%) Autodesk
5 4 (1.38%) Microsoft
5 4 (1.38%) Twitter
6 3 (1.04%) Google
7 2 (0.69%) IBM
7 2 (0.69%) Apple
8 1 (0.35%) JD Edwards
8 1 (0.35%) QNX
8 1 (0.35%) Siemens
8 1 (0.35%) Mentor Graphics
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