The first table below looks at the demand for Blender skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Blender over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Applications category.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Blender
Rank 907 867 -
Rank change year-on-year
-40 -
Permanent jobs citing Blender 4 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% 0.007% -
As % of the Applications category 0.023% 0.049% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 0
Average salary £40,000 £27,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £26,250 -
% change year-on-year
+52.38% -
Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
17742 16225 16352
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 15.17% 14.94% 13.92%
Number of salaries quoted 14191 13401 14131
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.47%

Blender
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Blender Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Blender
Salary Trend

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

Blender Salary Trend in the UK

Blender
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Blender within the UK over the 3 months to 31 July 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 -44 4 £40,000 +45.45% 1
Cambridgeshire +1 3 £40,000 -
East of England -9 3 £40,000 +60.00%
London -39 1 - -
Cambridge - 1 £40,000 -
City of London - 1 - -

Blender
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Blender 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 Blender.

1 7 (87.50%) Java
1 7 (87.50%) Python
1 7 (87.50%) OpenGL
1 7 (87.50%) C++
1 7 (87.50%) 3D Graphics
2 5 (62.50%) Photoshop
2 5 (62.50%) Animation
3 4 (50.00%) Video Editing
3 4 (50.00%) Predictive Analytics
3 4 (50.00%) 3D Modelling
3 4 (50.00%) Visualisation
3 4 (50.00%) HTML5
3 4 (50.00%) 3ds Max
3 4 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (50.00%) InDesign
3 4 (50.00%) Adobe After Effects
3 4 (50.00%) C
3 4 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (50.00%) CSS
3 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (50.00%) Linux
3 4 (50.00%) Adobe
3 4 (50.00%) Apple
3 4 (50.00%) Acrobat
3 4 (50.00%) HTML
3 4 (50.00%) Data Visualisation
3 4 (50.00%) D3.js
3 4 (50.00%) Big Data
3 4 (50.00%) Analytics
4 3 (37.50%) OpenGL ES

Blender
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Blender 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 Blender. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (62.50%) Photoshop
2 4 (50.00%) 3ds Max
2 4 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (50.00%) InDesign
2 4 (50.00%) Adobe After Effects
2 4 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (50.00%) Acrobat
3 3 (37.50%) Maya
4 1 (12.50%) GIMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) Big Data
General
1 1 (12.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Software Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) 3D Artist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) OpenGL
2 4 (50.00%) HTML5
2 4 (50.00%) CSS
2 4 (50.00%) HTML
2 4 (50.00%) D3.js
3 3 (37.50%) OpenGL ES
4 1 (12.50%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) 3D Graphics
2 5 (62.50%) Animation
3 4 (50.00%) Video Editing
3 4 (50.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Predictive Analytics
1 4 (50.00%) 3D Modelling
1 4 (50.00%) Data Visualisation
1 4 (50.00%) Analytics
2 3 (37.50%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Game Development
3 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Java
1 7 (87.50%) Python
1 7 (87.50%) C++
2 4 (50.00%) C
3 3 (37.50%) GLSL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Adobe
1 4 (50.00%) Apple