The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical Artist role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Technical Artist in their job title 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
Technical Artist
Rank 894 880 886
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Artist 2 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.001% 0.001%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.002% 0.001% 0.001%
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 1
Average salary £40,000 £20,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+100.00% -60.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £20,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -60.00%

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
107752 102864 107643
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.55% 94.57% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 88108 85518 91703
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Technical Artist
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Technical Artist Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Technical Artist
Salary Trend

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

Technical Artist Salary Trend in the UK

Technical Artist
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Technical Artist 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
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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 -9 2 £40,000 +100.00% 1
East of England - 2 £40,000 -
Cambridge - 2 £40,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 2 £40,000 -

Technical Artist
Top 19 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Technical Artist 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 Technical Artist in their job title.

1 5 (100.00%) 3D Graphics
2 3 (60.00%) 3ds Max
2 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) C++
2 3 (60.00%) Java
2 3 (60.00%) OOP
2 3 (60.00%) OO
2 3 (60.00%) Python
2 3 (60.00%) Adobe
2 3 (60.00%) Wireless
2 3 (60.00%) Multimedia
3 2 (40.00%) Workflow
3 2 (40.00%) Photoshop
3 2 (40.00%) Physics
3 2 (40.00%) Game Development
3 2 (40.00%) Unreal Engine
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Games

Technical Artist
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Technical Artist 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 Technical Artist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (60.00%) 3ds Max
2 2 (40.00%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Wireless
General
1 3 (60.00%) Multimedia
2 2 (40.00%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) 3D Graphics
2 2 (40.00%) Physics
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) OOP
1 3 (60.00%) OO
2 2 (40.00%) Workflow
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
1 3 (60.00%) C++
1 3 (60.00%) Java
1 3 (60.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Adobe