The table below looks at the statistics for the Graphics Programmer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Graphics Programmer in their job title over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Graphics Programmer
Rank - 855 889
Permanent jobs requiring a Graphics Programmer 0 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - 0.006% 0.003%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.006% 0.003%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 2
Average salary - £47,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +33.80%
UK excluding London average salary - £42,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
- +19.71%

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
107924 99127 110240
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.46% 94.27% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 87419 82406 94006
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 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Graphics Programmer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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
Top 15 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Graphics Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title.

1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Games
1 2 (100.00%) Animation
2 1 (50.00%) Lua
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) Maya
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) 3D Graphics
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) OpenGL
2 1 (50.00%) DirectX
2 1 (50.00%) Autodesk

Graphics Programmer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Graphics Programmer 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 Programmer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Maya
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (100.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) OpenGL
1 1 (50.00%) DirectX
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Animation
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (50.00%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Lua
2 1 (50.00%) Python
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Autodesk