Period
to 23 April 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term 3D Graphics in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited 3D Graphics over the 6 months to 23 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3D Graphics
UK
6 months to
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1090 1069 1154
Rank change year-on-year -21 +85 -9
Permanent jobs citing 3D Graphics 103 110 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.058% 0.064% 0.063%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.14% 0.15% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 74 100 106
UK median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% - -15.79%
10th Percentile £21,250 £30,875 £26,875
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year - +23.08% -35.00%

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

All Generic IT Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 75,633 72,664 89,379
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.67% 42.43% 43.98%
Number of salaries quoted 59,635 59,096 72,152
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £48,564
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -2.19% +7.92%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +8.43% -2.35% +6.25%

3D Graphics
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing 3D Graphics as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for 3D Graphics in the UK

3D Graphics
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for 3D Graphics in the UK

3D Graphics
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing 3D Graphics over the 6 months to 23 April 2018.

Salary histogram for 3D Graphics in the UK

3D Graphics
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3D Graphics within the UK over the 6 months to 23 April 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -47 93 £43,750 +9.38% 23
UK excluding London +5 88 £40,000 - 20
East of England +19 39 £52,500 -34.38% 7
Midlands +9 16 £22,500 -16.67% 3
London -52 15 £47,500 +18.75% 6
West Midlands +18 14 £22,500 -18.18% 1
North of England -30 10 £37,500 -6.25% 4
South East -16 9 £61,250 +25.64%
Scotland -22 9 £55,000 +120.00% 2
South West -17 4 £52,500 +40.00% 3
North West -24 4 £39,500 -1.25% 3
North East - 3 £37,500 -
Yorkshire - 3 £36,000 - 1
East Midlands +4 2 £35,000 +32.08% 2
Wales - 1 £27,500 - 1

For the 6 months to 23 April 2018, IT jobs citing 3D Graphics also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for 3D Graphics.

1 83 (80.58%) C++
2 68 (66.02%) Software Engineering
3 65 (63.11%) Degree
4 61 (59.22%) Computer Science
5 48 (46.60%) C#
6 46 (44.66%) Mathematics
7 37 (35.92%) C
8 34 (33.01%) OO
9 33 (32.04%) Agile Software Development
10 29 (28.16%) OpenGL
11 27 (26.21%) Computer Vision
12 26 (25.24%) Computer Science Degree
12 26 (25.24%) Machine Learning
13 25 (24.27%) Python
14 24 (23.30%) Linux
15 23 (22.33%) Java
15 23 (22.33%) Games
16 22 (21.36%) Windows
17 20 (19.42%) Algorithms
17 20 (19.42%) Problem-Solving
18 19 (18.45%) SDLC
19 16 (15.53%) Artificial Intelligence
19 16 (15.53%) .NET
19 16 (15.53%) CAD
19 16 (15.53%) OOP
20 15 (14.56%) Unity (Game Engine)
21 14 (13.59%) Git (software)
21 14 (13.59%) Neural Network
21 14 (13.59%) Probabilistic Modelling
22 13 (12.62%) DirectX

3D Graphics
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 3 (2.91%) 3ds Max
1 3 (2.91%) Photoshop
2 2 (1.94%) Adobe After Effects
2 2 (1.94%) Maya
2 2 (1.94%) MotionBuilder
2 2 (1.94%) NUKE
2 2 (1.94%) ZBrush
3 1 (0.97%) Acrobat
3 1 (0.97%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.97%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.97%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.97%) InDesign
3 1 (0.97%) Revit
3 1 (0.97%) SketchUp
3 1 (0.97%) SOLIDWORKS
3 1 (0.97%) Vectorworks
Cloud Services
1 7 (6.80%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.94%) GitHub
3 1 (0.97%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (0.97%) Heroku
3 1 (0.97%) iTunes
3 1 (0.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.97%) SaaS
3 1 (0.97%) Serverless
3 1 (0.97%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.94%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.83%) GIS
2 2 (1.94%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.97%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 14 (13.59%) Git (software)
2 11 (10.68%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.97%) CircleCI
3 1 (0.97%) FogBugz
3 1 (0.97%) WebSharper
General
1 23 (22.33%) Games
2 4 (3.88%) Automotive
3 2 (1.94%) Electronics
3 2 (1.94%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.97%) Law
4 1 (0.97%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 44 (42.72%) Developer
2 30 (29.13%) Software Engineer
3 27 (26.21%) Software Developer
4 17 (16.50%) C++ Developer
5 16 (15.53%) Graduate
6 13 (12.62%) Senior Developer
7 12 (11.65%) C++ Software Engineer
8 11 (10.68%) C# Developer
8 11 (10.68%) Graduate Software Engineer
9 10 (9.71%) C# Software Engineer
9 10 (9.71%) C++ Software Developer
10 9 (8.74%) Senior Software Developer
11 7 (6.80%) Machine Learning Developer
12 6 (5.83%) Programmer
13 5 (4.85%) C# Software Developer
13 5 (4.85%) C++ Games Developer
13 5 (4.85%) Computer Engineer
13 5 (4.85%) Computer Vision Engineer
13 5 (4.85%) Developer/Software Engineer
13 5 (4.85%) Games Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (28.16%) OpenGL
2 16 (15.53%) .NET
3 15 (14.56%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 13 (12.62%) DirectX
5 10 (9.71%) TensorFlow
5 10 (9.71%) WPF
6 9 (8.74%) MFC
7 8 (7.77%) OpenCV
7 8 (7.77%) Theano
8 7 (6.80%) WCF
9 5 (4.85%) Torch
9 5 (4.85%) WebGL
10 4 (3.88%) .NET Framework
10 4 (3.88%) DirectCompute
10 4 (3.88%) Node.js
10 4 (3.88%) OpenCL
10 4 (3.88%) Qt
10 4 (3.88%) Renderscript
10 4 (3.88%) Velocity
11 3 (2.91%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 61 (59.22%) Computer Science
2 20 (19.42%) Algorithms
3 11 (10.68%) Animation
3 11 (10.68%) Robotics
4 6 (5.83%) CUDA
4 6 (5.83%) User Experience
5 4 (3.88%) Augmented Reality
5 4 (3.88%) GPGPU
6 3 (2.91%) 3D Printing
6 3 (2.91%) Graphic Design
6 3 (2.91%) Kinect
7 2 (1.94%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (1.94%) Biotechnology
7 2 (1.94%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.97%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.97%) iPhone
8 1 (0.97%) Mobile Games
8 1 (0.97%) Social Gaming
8 1 (0.97%) Social Network
8 1 (0.97%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 24 (23.30%) Linux
2 22 (21.36%) Windows
3 10 (9.71%) Android
4 4 (3.88%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.94%) FreeRTOS
6 1 (0.97%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (66.02%) Software Engineering
2 46 (44.66%) Mathematics
3 34 (33.01%) OO
4 33 (32.04%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (26.21%) Computer Vision
6 26 (25.24%) Machine Learning
7 20 (19.42%) Problem-Solving
8 19 (18.45%) SDLC
9 16 (15.53%) Artificial Intelligence
9 16 (15.53%) CAD
9 16 (15.53%) OOP
10 14 (13.59%) Neural Network
10 14 (13.59%) Probabilistic Modelling
11 11 (10.68%) Scrum
12 10 (9.71%) Convolutional Neural Network
12 10 (9.71%) OOD
12 10 (9.71%) Physics
13 9 (8.74%) Visualisation
14 8 (7.77%) 3D Modelling
14 8 (7.77%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 83 (80.58%) C++
2 48 (46.60%) C#
3 37 (35.92%) C
4 25 (24.27%) Python
5 23 (22.33%) Java
6 11 (10.68%) Scala
7 5 (4.85%) Fortran
7 5 (4.85%) GLSL
8 4 (3.88%) Embedded C
8 4 (3.88%) Embedded C++
9 3 (2.91%) HLSL
9 3 (2.91%) JavaScript
9 3 (2.91%) MATLAB
10 2 (1.94%) Assembly Language
11 1 (0.97%) ActionScript
11 1 (0.97%) ActionScript 3.0
11 1 (0.97%) ES7
11 1 (0.97%) F#
11 1 (0.97%) Perl
11 1 (0.97%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 65 (63.11%) Degree
2 26 (25.24%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (6.80%) PhD
4 2 (1.94%) Postgraduate
5 1 (0.97%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.94%) ISO 13485
1 2 (1.94%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.97%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.97%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (3.88%) Adobe
2 3 (2.91%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.94%) QNX
3 2 (1.94%) Twitter
3 2 (1.94%) Wind River
4 1 (0.97%) Google
4 1 (0.97%) Red Hat
4 1 (0.97%) Samsung