The table below looks at the statistics 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 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Blender
Rank 898 906 882
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -24
Permanent jobs citing Blender 2 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.003% 0.009%
As % of the Applications category 0.013% 0.023% 0.062%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 1
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +60.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,000 £25,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +60.00%

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

Applications Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Applications category
15802 17544 16115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 14.27% 15.27% 15.17%
Number of salaries quoted 12959 13867 13342
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £34,508 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.32% -1.40%

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 5 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 August 2015. 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 +13 2 £45,000 +12.50%
Cambridge +14 1 £50,000 +25.00%
Cambridgeshire +7 1 £50,000 +25.00%
East of England +6 1 £50,000 +25.00%
London - 1 £40,000 -

Blender
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 3 (75.00%) Photoshop
1 3 (75.00%) Adobe
1 3 (75.00%) 3D Graphics
1 3 (75.00%) Adobe After Effects
1 3 (75.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Multimedia
2 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Knowledge Management
2 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Graphic Design
2 2 (50.00%) Animation
2 2 (50.00%) Photography
2 2 (50.00%) Video Editing
2 2 (50.00%) Adobe Captivate
2 2 (50.00%) Quality Management
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (50.00%) Flash
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (25.00%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (25.00%) Acrobat
3 1 (25.00%) OpenGL
3 1 (25.00%) C++
3 1 (25.00%) Java
3 1 (25.00%) Maya
3 1 (25.00%) 3ds Max
3 1 (25.00%) Android
3 1 (25.00%) 3D Modelling

Blender
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, 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 3 (75.00%) Photoshop
1 3 (75.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (75.00%) Adobe After Effects
2 2 (50.00%) Adobe Captivate
2 2 (50.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) Acrobat
3 1 (25.00%) Maya
3 1 (25.00%) 3ds Max
3 1 (25.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (25.00%) CINEMA 4D
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dreamweaver
General
1 2 (50.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Designer
1 3 (75.00%) Digital Designer
2 2 (50.00%) Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Programmer
3 1 (25.00%) Graphics Programmer
3 1 (25.00%) Graphics Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Flash
2 1 (25.00%) OpenGL
2 1 (25.00%) OpenGL ES
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) 3D Graphics
2 2 (50.00%) Graphic Design
2 2 (50.00%) Animation
2 2 (50.00%) Photography
2 2 (50.00%) Video Editing
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Quality Management
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Knowledge Management
1 2 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (25.00%) 3D Modelling
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C++
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) Python
1 1 (25.00%) GLSL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Adobe
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft