The table below looks at the prevalence of the term 3D Graphics in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 3D Graphics over the 3 months to 5 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
3D Graphics
Rank 239 224 207
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -17
Permanent jobs citing 3D Graphics 6 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.098% 0.075% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.26% 0.21% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 6
Median salary £29,000 £32,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.76% -35.00%
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
3D Graphics
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2300 1874 1718
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 37.38% 35.02% 34.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1637 1589 1465
Median salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,700 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

3D Graphics
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing 3D Graphics as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

3D Graphics Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

3D Graphics
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 3D Graphics across the West Midlands region.

3D Graphics Salary Trend in the West Midlands

3D Graphics
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing 3D Graphics across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016.

3D Graphics Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

3D Graphics
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3D Graphics within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 5 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Staffordshire - 5 £29,000 -
Birmingham -14 1 £22,500 -
3D Graphics
England

3D Graphics
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 May 2016, IT jobs citing 3D Graphics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for 3D Graphics.

1 10 (90.91%) Games
2 8 (72.73%) Animation
3 5 (45.45%) Photoshop
4 4 (36.36%) Mentoring
5 3 (27.27%) Graphic Design
5 3 (27.27%) C++
5 3 (27.27%) MFC
5 3 (27.27%) OpenGL
5 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
6 2 (18.18%) Game Development
6 2 (18.18%) Lua
7 1 (9.09%) 3ds Max
7 1 (9.09%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (9.09%) DirectX
7 1 (9.09%) MS Office
7 1 (9.09%) Web Services
7 1 (9.09%) XML
7 1 (9.09%) Windows
7 1 (9.09%) VC++
7 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
7 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
7 1 (9.09%) Client/Server
7 1 (9.09%) HTTP
7 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
7 1 (9.09%) Adobe
7 1 (9.09%) Multithreading
7 1 (9.09%) 3D Programming
7 1 (9.09%) ZBrush
7 1 (9.09%) 3D Animation
7 1 (9.09%) Computer Science

3D Graphics
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Applications
1 5 (45.45%) Photoshop
2 1 (9.09%) 3ds Max
2 1 (9.09%) Adobe After Effects
2 1 (9.09%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) ZBrush
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 10 (90.91%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) 3D Artist
2 5 (45.45%) Games Artist
3 3 (27.27%) C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Photoshop Artist
3 3 (27.27%) Software Engineer
4 2 (18.18%) Junior
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Games Artist
5 1 (9.09%) Junior C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) Junior Software Engineer
5 1 (9.09%) VC++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) MFC
1 3 (27.27%) OpenGL
2 1 (9.09%) DirectX
2 1 (9.09%) Web Services
2 1 (9.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (72.73%) Animation
2 3 (27.27%) Graphic Design
3 1 (9.09%) Algorithms
3 1 (9.09%) Client/Server
3 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Mentoring
2 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
3 2 (18.18%) Game Development
4 1 (9.09%) 3D Animation
4 1 (9.09%) 3D Programming
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
4 1 (9.09%) Multithreading
4 1 (9.09%) Texturing
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) C++
2 2 (18.18%) Lua
3 1 (9.09%) VC++
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Adobe
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft