The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Graphics Programmer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Graphics Programmer
UK
Rank - 946 958
Permanent jobs requiring a Graphics Programmer 0 7 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - 0.007% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.007% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 6
Median salary - £40,000 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +18.51%
UK excluding London median salary - £40,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +33.33%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
81292 97227 103350
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.33% 96.44% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 67466 81440 85098
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Graphics Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Graphics Programmer in the job title.

Graphics Programmer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Graphics Programmer
Salary Trend

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

Graphics Programmer Salary Trend in the UK

Graphics Programmer Skill Set
Top 25 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, Graphics Programmer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Graphics Programmer in the job title.

1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Games
1 3 (100.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 2 (66.67%) Unreal Engine
2 2 (66.67%) CryEngine
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Animation
3 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (33.33%) Physics
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 1 (33.33%) 3D Programming
3 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
3 1 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (33.33%) PhD
3 1 (33.33%) OpenGL
3 1 (33.33%) DirectX
3 1 (33.33%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (33.33%) HLSL
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Virtual Environments
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Effects
3 1 (33.33%) C#

Graphics Programmer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

General
1 3 (100.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 2 (66.67%) CryEngine
2 2 (66.67%) Unreal Engine
3 1 (33.33%) DirectX
3 1 (33.33%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Animation
2 1 (33.33%) 3D Graphics
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) 3D Programming
2 1 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
2 1 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
2 1 (33.33%) Physics
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Virtual Environments
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Effects
2 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) HLSL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) PhD