The table below looks at the prevalence of the term 3D Graphics in permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited 3D Graphics over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3D Graphics
North West / Manchester
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 196 174 186
Rank change year-on-year -22 +12  
Permanent jobs citing 3D Graphics 11 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.28% 0.26% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.66% 0.66% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 6
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% -6.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £30,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% -40.00%  

3D Graphics is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1673 1368 1365
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 42.64% 40.11% 36.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1379 1136 1091
Median salary £40,250 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.29% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

3D Graphics
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing 3D Graphics as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for 3D Graphics in Manchester

3D Graphics
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for 3D Graphics in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for 3D Graphics.

1 16 (84.21%) C++
2 13 (68.42%) OO
2 13 (68.42%) OpenGL
3 12 (63.16%) OOP
3 12 (63.16%) Android
3 12 (63.16%) 3D Modelling
3 12 (63.16%) 3D Programming
3 12 (63.16%) Apple iOS
3 12 (63.16%) Kinect
3 12 (63.16%) Direct3D
3 12 (63.16%) HoloLens
3 12 (63.16%) Gesture Recognition
4 11 (57.89%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 11 (57.89%) C#
5 10 (52.63%) Augmented Reality
5 10 (52.63%) Unreal Engine
6 5 (26.32%) Time Management
6 5 (26.32%) Python
7 4 (21.05%) Games
8 3 (15.79%) Windows
8 3 (15.79%) Linux
8 3 (15.79%) Advertising
8 3 (15.79%) Automated Testing
8 3 (15.79%) Animation
8 3 (15.79%) QA
8 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (15.79%) Foundry
8 3 (15.79%) Visual Effects
9 2 (10.53%) Software Architecture
10 1 (5.26%) DirectX

3D Graphics
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 4 (21.05%) Games
2 3 (15.79%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) Developer
2 3 (15.79%) C++ Developer
2 3 (15.79%) QA Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) C++ Programmer
3 2 (10.53%) Programmer
3 2 (10.53%) Senior C++ Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Graphics Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (68.42%) OpenGL
2 12 (63.16%) Direct3D
3 11 (57.89%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 10 (52.63%) Unreal Engine
5 1 (5.26%) DirectX
5 1 (5.26%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 12 (63.16%) HoloLens
1 12 (63.16%) Kinect
2 10 (52.63%) Augmented Reality
3 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (15.79%) Animation
4 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (63.16%) Android
1 12 (63.16%) Apple iOS
2 3 (15.79%) Linux
2 3 (15.79%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (68.42%) OO
2 12 (63.16%) 3D Modelling
2 12 (63.16%) 3D Programming
2 12 (63.16%) Gesture Recognition
2 12 (63.16%) OOP
3 5 (26.32%) Time Management
4 3 (15.79%) Automated Testing
4 3 (15.79%) Visual Effects
5 2 (10.53%) Software Architecture
6 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.26%) Computer Vision
6 1 (5.26%) Linear Algebra
6 1 (5.26%) Machine Learning
6 1 (5.26%) Mathematics
6 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 16 (84.21%) C++
2 11 (57.89%) C#
3 5 (26.32%) Python
4 1 (5.26%) GLSL
4 1 (5.26%) HLSL
4 1 (5.26%) Java
4 1 (5.26%) Lua
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.79%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (15.79%) Foundry