The first table below looks at the demand for the Graphics Developer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Graphics Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graphics Developer
Rank - 862 888
Permanent jobs requiring a Graphics Developer 0 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - 0.007% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.008% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 2
Average salary - £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
UK excluding London average salary - £32,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -23.52%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
109888 102187 111746
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.37% 94.26% 95.14%
Number of salaries quoted 89595 84579 95723
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -

Graphics Developer
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Graphics Developer in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Graphics Developer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Graphics Developer
Salary Trend

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

Graphics Developer Salary Trend in the UK

Graphics Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Graphics Developer in their job title 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 with Graphics Developer in their job title.

1 12 (100.00%) C++
1 12 (100.00%) 3D Graphics
1 12 (100.00%) Games
2 6 (50.00%) DirectX
3 5 (41.67%) C
3 5 (41.67%) STL
3 5 (41.67%) Social Network
3 5 (41.67%) Lua
3 5 (41.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 4 (33.33%) Multithreading
4 4 (33.33%) Degree
4 4 (33.33%) Mathematics
4 4 (33.33%) Physics
4 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
4 4 (33.33%) Artificial Intelligence
4 4 (33.33%) OOP
4 4 (33.33%) OO
4 4 (33.33%) Xbox
5 3 (25.00%) Android
5 3 (25.00%) Apple iOS
6 2 (16.67%) Game Development
6 2 (16.67%) 3D Programming
6 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (16.67%) Mobile Games
6 2 (16.67%) OpenGL
6 2 (16.67%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 2 (16.67%) HLSL
7 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
7 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
7 1 (8.33%) Python

Graphics Developer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Graphics Developer in their job title 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 with Graphics Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Maya
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (100.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) DirectX
2 5 (41.67%) STL
2 5 (41.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 2 (16.67%) OpenGL
3 2 (16.67%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 12 (100.00%) 3D Graphics
2 5 (41.67%) Social Network
3 4 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 4 (33.33%) Physics
3 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 4 (33.33%) Artificial Intelligence
3 4 (33.33%) Xbox
4 2 (16.67%) Mobile Games
5 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
5 1 (8.33%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Android
1 3 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Multithreading
1 4 (33.33%) OOP
1 4 (33.33%) OO
2 2 (16.67%) Game Development
2 2 (16.67%) 3D Programming
2 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C++
2 5 (41.67%) C
2 5 (41.67%) Lua
3 2 (16.67%) HLSL
4 1 (8.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Autodesk