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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 3D Graphics over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
3D Graphics
Rank 795 832 829
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -3
Permanent jobs citing 3D Graphics 123 131 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.12% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.31% 0.29% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 100 112 128
Median salary £39,250 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-12.77% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,750 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £43,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-19.07% +8.12%

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
39206 45906 45879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.97% 42.41% 40.15%
Number of salaries quoted 32009 36939 35878
Median salary £50,000 £49,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +6.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

3D Graphics
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing 3D Graphics as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 September 2016 within the UK.

3D Graphics Salary Histogram in the UK

3D Graphics
Top 27 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3D Graphics within the UK over the 3 months to 26 September 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 trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +35 116 £40,000 -11.11% 20
London +54 71 £40,000 -11.11% 9
East of England +22 16 £40,000 -20.00% 7
North West +21 10 £30,000 - 2
Hertfordshire +14 10 - - 1
Manchester -3 10 £30,000 - 2
Scotland +25 7 £33,750 -5.59% 1
West Midlands -9 7 £52,500 +40.00%
South East +28 6 £27,500 -31.25% 1
Chessington -1 6 £45,000 - 2
Cambridgeshire -2 6 £40,000 -20.00% 6
Birmingham -24 5 £52,500 +50.00%
West Sussex - 5 £27,500 -
Horsham - 5 £27,500 -
Edinburgh +15 4 £39,000 +73.33% 1
East Midlands +22 3 £35,000 -6.66% 1
Glasgow +15 3 £30,000 -7.69%
South West -17 3 £35,000 +10.23%
Somerset - 3 £35,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 3 £35,000 -
Nottingham - 3 £35,000 -
Cambridge -1 2 £50,000 - 6
Lichfield - 2 £37,500 -
Staffordshire - 2 £37,500 -
Hampshire - 1 £37,500 -
Southampton - 1 £37,500 -
Oldham - 1 £16,000 -

3D Graphics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT jobs citing 3D Graphics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for 3D Graphics.

1 137 (53.52%) Games
2 136 (53.13%) C++
3 110 (42.97%) Degree
4 104 (40.63%) OpenGL
5 78 (30.47%) Mathematics
6 76 (29.69%) Computer Science
7 75 (29.30%) Software Engineering
8 67 (26.17%) C#
9 65 (25.39%) HTML
10 61 (23.83%) User Experience
11 53 (20.70%) JavaScript
11 53 (20.70%) Agile Software Development
11 53 (20.70%) Physics
12 50 (19.53%) Animation
13 49 (19.14%) Adobe
14 48 (18.75%) Photoshop
14 48 (18.75%) Algorithms
15 46 (17.97%) Unity (Game Engine)
16 45 (17.58%) C
17 44 (17.19%) Adobe Illustrator
18 43 (16.80%) DirectX
18 43 (16.80%) CSS
19 41 (16.02%) Android
20 39 (15.23%) Python
21 38 (14.84%) Qt
22 37 (14.45%) Apple iOS
23 36 (14.06%) PhD
23 36 (14.06%) CAD
23 36 (14.06%) Mobile App
24 35 (13.67%) Multithreading

3D Graphics
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (3.52%) Marvel
2 5 (1.95%) Apache
3 4 (1.56%) CMS
Applications
1 48 (18.75%) Photoshop
2 44 (17.19%) Adobe Illustrator
3 23 (8.98%) 3ds Max
4 21 (8.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 17 (6.64%) Maya
6 14 (5.47%) InDesign
7 12 (4.69%) MS PowerPoint
8 8 (3.13%) Adobe After Effects
9 7 (2.73%) MS Excel
10 5 (1.95%) CINEMA 4D
11 4 (1.56%) ZBrush
12 2 (0.78%) MS Office
12 2 (0.78%) Mudbox
13 1 (0.39%) Acrobat
13 1 (0.39%) Adobe Premiere
13 1 (0.39%) InVision
Business Applications
1 3 (1.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.17%) iTunes
2 1 (0.39%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.08%) HTTP
2 4 (1.56%) Internet
3 1 (0.39%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (6.64%) GIS
2 7 (2.73%) MySQL
3 5 (1.95%) Data Mining
4 2 (0.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 17 (6.64%) Git (software)
2 16 (6.25%) Visual Studio
3 13 (5.08%) Subversion
4 9 (3.52%) Axure RP
5 5 (1.95%) Eclipse
6 4 (1.56%) JIRA
7 3 (1.17%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.78%) InstallShield
9 1 (0.39%) Dreamweaver
9 1 (0.39%) JSUnit
General
1 137 (53.52%) Games
2 30 (11.72%) Manufacturing
3 16 (6.25%) Electronics
3 16 (6.25%) Multimedia
4 15 (5.86%) Marketing
5 14 (5.47%) Automotive
6 9 (3.52%) German Language
6 9 (3.52%) Japanese Language
7 7 (2.73%) Finance
8 5 (1.95%) Aerospace
8 5 (1.95%) Military
9 3 (1.17%) Interactive Media
9 3 (1.17%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.39%) Advertising
11 1 (0.39%) Banking
11 1 (0.39%) Music Industry
11 1 (0.39%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 116 (45.31%) Developer
2 63 (24.61%) C++ Developer
3 45 (17.58%) Software Engineer
4 40 (15.63%) Software Developer
5 36 (14.06%) Designer
6 32 (12.50%) C++ Software Developer
7 24 (9.38%) C++ Software Engineer
8 21 (8.20%) 3D Developer
9 17 (6.64%) C++ GUI Developer
9 17 (6.64%) GUI Developer
9 17 (6.64%) Programmer
10 16 (6.25%) UX Designer
11 15 (5.86%) Games Developer
12 14 (5.47%) 3D Artist
12 14 (5.47%) Digital Designer
13 12 (4.69%) C# Developer
14 10 (3.91%) Analyst
14 10 (3.91%) C++ Programmer
14 10 (3.91%) Games Artist
14 10 (3.91%) Graphics Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (40.63%) OpenGL
2 65 (25.39%) HTML
3 46 (17.97%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 43 (16.80%) CSS
4 43 (16.80%) DirectX
5 38 (14.84%) Qt
6 20 (7.81%) HTML5
7 19 (7.42%) Flash
8 17 (6.64%) Qt Quick
8 17 (6.64%) WebKit
9 15 (5.86%) XML
10 14 (5.47%) MFC
11 12 (4.69%) Web Services
12 11 (4.30%) JSON
13 10 (3.91%) STL
14 9 (3.52%) Boost C++ Libraries
14 9 (3.52%) jQuery
14 9 (3.52%) Node.js
14 9 (3.52%) OpenGL ES
14 9 (3.52%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 78 (30.47%) Mathematics
2 76 (29.69%) Computer Science
3 61 (23.83%) User Experience
4 53 (20.70%) Physics
5 50 (19.53%) Animation
6 48 (18.75%) Algorithms
7 36 (14.06%) Mobile App
8 34 (13.28%) Visualisation
9 33 (12.89%) Augmented Reality
10 28 (10.94%) Motion Graphics
11 20 (7.81%) Graphic Design
12 12 (4.69%) CUDA
12 12 (4.69%) Psychology
12 12 (4.69%) Streaming Video
13 11 (4.30%) BBC
14 10 (3.91%) 3D Printing
14 10 (3.91%) PlayStation
15 9 (3.52%) Video on Demand
16 8 (3.13%) Online Games
17 7 (2.73%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 41 (16.02%) Android
2 37 (14.45%) Apple iOS
3 34 (13.28%) Windows
4 33 (12.89%) Linux
5 10 (3.91%) Ubuntu
6 6 (2.34%) Mac OS X
7 5 (1.95%) Debian
8 2 (0.78%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.39%) Embedded Linux
9 1 (0.39%) Tizen
9 1 (0.39%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (29.30%) Software Engineering
2 53 (20.70%) Agile Software Development
3 36 (14.06%) CAD
4 35 (13.67%) Multithreading
5 28 (10.94%) Game Development
6 27 (10.55%) OO
7 24 (9.38%) 3D Programming
8 23 (8.98%) 3D Modelling
9 22 (8.59%) Prototyping
10 19 (7.42%) OOP
11 17 (6.64%) SDLC
12 16 (6.25%) Web Development
13 14 (5.47%) CAE
13 14 (5.47%) OOD
14 13 (5.08%) Android Development
14 13 (5.08%) Customer Insight
14 13 (5.08%) iOS Development
14 13 (5.08%) Wireframes
15 12 (4.69%) 3D Visualisation
15 12 (4.69%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 136 (53.13%) C++
2 67 (26.17%) C#
3 53 (20.70%) JavaScript
4 45 (17.58%) C
5 39 (15.23%) Python
6 34 (13.28%) Java
7 18 (7.03%) HLSL
8 14 (5.47%) VC++
9 12 (4.69%) Fortran
10 10 (3.91%) GLSL
10 10 (3.91%) PHP
10 10 (3.91%) SQL
10 10 (3.91%) TypeScript
11 6 (2.34%) Objective-C
11 6 (2.34%) Tcl
12 5 (1.95%) Lua
13 4 (1.56%) Perl
14 2 (0.78%) Apple Swift
14 2 (0.78%) R
15 1 (0.39%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 110 (42.97%) Degree
2 36 (14.06%) PhD
3 4 (1.56%) SC Cleared
3 4 (1.56%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.39%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.08%) QA
System Software
1 6 (2.34%) Firmware
Vendors
1 49 (19.14%) Adobe
2 11 (4.30%) Microsoft
3 5 (1.95%) Cadence
3 5 (1.95%) Sony
3 5 (1.95%) Synopsys
4 4 (1.56%) Apple
4 4 (1.56%) Autodesk
4 4 (1.56%) Google
4 4 (1.56%) Kenexa
5 3 (1.17%) SAP
6 2 (0.78%) DevExpress
6 2 (0.78%) Twitter
Central London / West End
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to c£65,000 (DoE) + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent plus benefits incl. stock
Posted: 3 days ago
Chessington, Surrey
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40 - 50,0000
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
FPSG Connect
Salary: Pension + Medical Cover
Posted: 3 days ago
Chessington, Surrey
Real Time Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45 - 60,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £35k + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £30k - 45k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Kings Langley, Hertfordshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: Competitive Salary plus excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Preferred Choice
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum, Pension, Private Medical + More!
Posted: 5 days ago
London
IT Connections
Salary: 35,000 to 45,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent + top benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £highly competitive + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £30k to £35k + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £highly competitive + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Tunbridge Wells
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £60k to £70k + benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £30,000 to £35,000 + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago