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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Blender
Rank 890 871 884
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +13
Permanent jobs citing Blender 6 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.009% 0.003%
As % of the Applications category 0.034% 0.060% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 1
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £19,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +123.68%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 -
% change year-on-year
-5.88% -

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
17637 16589 16842
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 15.48% 15.25% 14.90%
Number of salaries quoted 14245 13746 14227
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 £34,750 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-0.71% +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 24 October 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 -14 6 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Cambridgeshire +2 5 £40,000 - 2
East of England -21 5 £40,000 - 2
West Yorkshire - 1 £50,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £50,000 -
Wakefield - 1 £50,000 -

Blender
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 11 (100.00%) C++
1 11 (100.00%) Python
1 11 (100.00%) OpenGL
1 11 (100.00%) 3D Graphics
2 10 (90.91%) Java
3 9 (81.82%) Maya
3 9 (81.82%) 3ds Max
3 9 (81.82%) Software Engineering
3 9 (81.82%) 3D Modelling
3 9 (81.82%) Android
3 9 (81.82%) GLSL
3 9 (81.82%) OpenGL ES
4 8 (72.73%) Degree
5 3 (27.27%) Animation
5 3 (27.27%) C
6 2 (18.18%) Adobe After Effects
6 2 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (18.18%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (18.18%) InDesign
6 2 (18.18%) Video Editing
6 2 (18.18%) Predictive Analytics
6 2 (18.18%) Visualisation
6 2 (18.18%) HTML5
6 2 (18.18%) Adobe
6 2 (18.18%) Apple
6 2 (18.18%) Acrobat
6 2 (18.18%) Photoshop
6 2 (18.18%) CSS
6 2 (18.18%) Windows
6 2 (18.18%) Linux

Blender
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 9 (81.82%) Maya
1 9 (81.82%) 3ds Max
2 2 (18.18%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (18.18%) InDesign
2 2 (18.18%) Adobe After Effects
2 2 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (18.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (18.18%) Photoshop
2 2 (18.18%) Acrobat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Eclipse
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
1 1 (9.09%) Gerrit
1 1 (9.09%) Redmine
1 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (9.09%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Software Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Developer
2 1 (9.09%) Games Developer
2 1 (9.09%) C++ Developer
2 1 (9.09%) C++ Games Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (100.00%) OpenGL
2 9 (81.82%) OpenGL ES
3 2 (18.18%) HTML5
3 2 (18.18%) D3.js
3 2 (18.18%) HTML
3 2 (18.18%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (100.00%) 3D Graphics
2 3 (27.27%) Animation
3 2 (18.18%) Video Editing
3 2 (18.18%) Visualisation
3 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (18.18%) Algorithms
4 1 (9.09%) Mobile Games
4 1 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Android
2 2 (18.18%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Software Engineering
1 9 (81.82%) 3D Modelling
2 2 (18.18%) Predictive Analytics
2 2 (18.18%) Data Visualisation
2 2 (18.18%) Analytics
2 2 (18.18%) Visual Analytics
3 1 (9.09%) Android Development
3 1 (9.09%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C++
1 11 (100.00%) Python
2 10 (90.91%) Java
3 9 (81.82%) GLSL
4 3 (27.27%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Adobe
1 2 (18.18%) Apple
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