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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Blender
Rank 890 884 881
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -3
Permanent jobs citing Blender 7 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.005% 0.003%
As % of the Applications category 0.040% 0.036% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 3
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% +13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 -
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -

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
17654 16608 16994
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 15.76% 15.17% 14.72%
Number of salaries quoted 14521 13457 14642
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 £35,000

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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Blender over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 within the UK.

Blender Salary Histogram in the UK

Blender
Top 7 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 19 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
(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 -1 7 £50,000 +17.64%
Cambridgeshire -8 6 £45,000 -
East of England -17 6 £45,000 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £50,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £50,000 -
Cambridge - 1 £37,500 -
Wakefield - 1 £50,000 -

Blender
Top 28 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 13 (100.00%) 3D Modelling
1 13 (100.00%) Maya
1 13 (100.00%) 3ds Max
1 13 (100.00%) Android
1 13 (100.00%) C++
1 13 (100.00%) Python
1 13 (100.00%) GLSL
1 13 (100.00%) OpenGL
1 13 (100.00%) OpenGL ES
1 13 (100.00%) 3D Graphics
2 12 (92.31%) Java
3 11 (84.62%) Degree
4 10 (76.92%) Software Engineering
5 2 (15.38%) Eclipse
5 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
5 2 (15.38%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
5 2 (15.38%) Games
6 1 (7.69%) User Experience
6 1 (7.69%) Electronics
6 1 (7.69%) Mobile Games
6 1 (7.69%) Animation
6 1 (7.69%) Gerrit
6 1 (7.69%) Redmine
6 1 (7.69%) C
6 1 (7.69%) 3D Programming
6 1 (7.69%) Game Development
6 1 (7.69%) Android Development

Blender
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 13 (100.00%) Maya
1 13 (100.00%) 3ds Max
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Eclipse
1 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
1 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
2 1 (7.69%) Gerrit
2 1 (7.69%) Redmine
General
1 2 (15.38%) Games
2 1 (7.69%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Software Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Programmer
2 4 (30.77%) Graphics Programmer
3 3 (23.08%) Graphics Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C++ Games Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Games Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) OpenGL
1 13 (100.00%) OpenGL ES
Miscellaneous
1 13 (100.00%) 3D Graphics
2 2 (15.38%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (7.69%) User Experience
3 1 (7.69%) Mobile Games
3 1 (7.69%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) 3D Modelling
2 10 (76.92%) Software Engineering
3 1 (7.69%) 3D Programming
3 1 (7.69%) Game Development
3 1 (7.69%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C++
1 13 (100.00%) Python
1 13 (100.00%) GLSL
2 12 (92.31%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (84.62%) Degree