The table below looks at the prevalence of the term 3D Graphics in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited 3D Graphics over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
3D Graphics
England / North West
Rank 237 227 252
Rank change year-on-year -10 +25  
Permanent jobs citing 3D Graphics 10 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.16% 0.16% 0.090%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.41% 0.41% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 9 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 the North West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2434 2207 2379
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 39.95% 38.82% 35.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1965 1802 1906
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £25,000 £24,263
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 the North West

3D Graphics
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for 3D Graphics in the North West

3D Graphics
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3D Graphics within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. 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 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
Manchester -21 10 £40,000 +14.28%
3D Graphics
England

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

For the 6 months to 27 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 North West region with a requirement for 3D Graphics.

1 16 (88.89%) C++
2 13 (72.22%) OO
2 13 (72.22%) OpenGL
3 12 (66.67%) Android
3 12 (66.67%) 3D Modelling
3 12 (66.67%) 3D Programming
3 12 (66.67%) OOP
3 12 (66.67%) Apple iOS
3 12 (66.67%) Kinect
3 12 (66.67%) Direct3D
3 12 (66.67%) HoloLens
3 12 (66.67%) Gesture Recognition
4 11 (61.11%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 11 (61.11%) C#
5 10 (55.56%) Augmented Reality
5 10 (55.56%) Unreal Engine
6 4 (22.22%) Python
6 4 (22.22%) Time Management
7 3 (16.67%) Games
8 2 (11.11%) Advertising
8 2 (11.11%) Windows
8 2 (11.11%) Linux
8 2 (11.11%) Software Architecture
8 2 (11.11%) Foundry
8 2 (11.11%) Automated Testing
8 2 (11.11%) Animation
8 2 (11.11%) QA
8 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (11.11%) Visual Effects
9 1 (5.56%) HLSL

3D Graphics
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 (16.67%) Games
2 2 (11.11%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Developer
2 3 (16.67%) C++ Developer
3 2 (11.11%) C++ Programmer
3 2 (11.11%) Programmer
3 2 (11.11%) QA Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Senior C++ Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Graphics Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (72.22%) OpenGL
2 12 (66.67%) Direct3D
3 11 (61.11%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 10 (55.56%) Unreal Engine
5 1 (5.56%) DirectX
5 1 (5.56%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 12 (66.67%) HoloLens
1 12 (66.67%) Kinect
2 10 (55.56%) Augmented Reality
3 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.11%) Animation
4 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (66.67%) Android
1 12 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (11.11%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) OO
2 12 (66.67%) 3D Modelling
2 12 (66.67%) 3D Programming
2 12 (66.67%) Gesture Recognition
2 12 (66.67%) OOP
3 4 (22.22%) Time Management
4 2 (11.11%) Automated Testing
4 2 (11.11%) Software Architecture
4 2 (11.11%) Visual Effects
5 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.56%) Computer Vision
5 1 (5.56%) Linear Algebra
5 1 (5.56%) Machine Learning
5 1 (5.56%) Mathematics
5 1 (5.56%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 16 (88.89%) C++
2 11 (61.11%) C#
3 4 (22.22%) Python
4 1 (5.56%) GLSL
4 1 (5.56%) HLSL
4 1 (5.56%) Java
4 1 (5.56%) Lua
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Foundry