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 3 months to 28 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3D Graphics
UK
3 months to
28 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 812 846 866
Rank change year-on-year +34 +20  
Permanent jobs citing 3D Graphics 46 72 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.054% 0.072% 0.100%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.13% 0.17% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 36 56 78
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £28,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £51,250 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £30,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +16.66% -25.00%  

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 with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 35288 41896 44191
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 41.51% 42.02% 40.88%
Number of salaries quoted 28128 34157 35030
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

3D Graphics
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 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 3 months to 28 May 2017.

Salary histogram for 3D Graphics in the UK

3D Graphics
Top 22 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 3 months to 28 May 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
England +54 46 £35,000 -15.66% 11
London +35 22 £35,000 -30.00% 3
West End of London +17 17 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Cambridgeshire +7 10 £80,000 +128.57%
East of England -3 10 £80,000 +77.77%
Cambridge -6 10 £80,000 +128.57%
South East +63 6 £33,250 +20.90% 2
Manchester -20 4 £35,000 - 2
North West -33 4 £35,000 - 2
Berkshire +33 3 £32,500 +8.33% 1
City of London +33 3 £37,500 -
Slough +11 3 £32,500 +8.33% 1
South West +2 3 £37,500 +7.14% 3
Bristol - 3 £37,500 - 3
Buckinghamshire - 2 £45,000 -
Milton Keynes - 2 £45,000 -
Chessington -6 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 £30,000 -
Basingstoke - 1 £30,000 -
Warwick - 1 £27,500 -
Warwickshire - 1 £27,500 -
West Midlands - 1 £27,500 -

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 with a requirement for 3D Graphics.

1 79 (75.24%) C++
2 55 (52.38%) Degree
3 54 (51.43%) Software Engineering
4 53 (50.48%) Games
5 50 (47.62%) OpenGL
6 48 (45.71%) Mathematics
7 45 (42.86%) Computer Science
8 39 (37.14%) PhD
9 37 (35.24%) C#
9 37 (35.24%) Algorithms
10 33 (31.43%) OO
11 31 (29.52%) Python
11 31 (29.52%) Java
12 29 (27.62%) Physics
12 29 (27.62%) Qt
13 27 (25.71%) C
13 27 (25.71%) OOP
13 27 (25.71%) Fortran
14 25 (23.81%) Unity (Game Engine)
15 23 (21.90%) Computer Vision
16 22 (20.95%) Windows
17 21 (20.00%) Linux
18 19 (18.10%) OOD
19 18 (17.14%) 3D Modelling
19 18 (17.14%) Android
19 18 (17.14%) Augmented Reality
20 17 (16.19%) Numerate Degree
21 16 (15.24%) Unreal Engine
22 15 (14.29%) Boost C++ Libraries
22 15 (14.29%) CAE

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 4 (3.81%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (3.81%) Photoshop
2 3 (2.86%) Adobe After Effects
2 3 (2.86%) CINEMA 4D
3 2 (1.90%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.95%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.71%) SaaS
2 2 (1.90%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (1.90%) GitHub
2 2 (1.90%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.95%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (5.71%) NoSQL
2 3 (2.86%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.90%) GIS
Development Applications
1 2 (1.90%) CircleCI
General
1 53 (50.48%) Games
2 15 (14.29%) Automotive
3 12 (11.43%) Manufacturing
4 6 (5.71%) Electronics
5 5 (4.76%) Advertising
5 5 (4.76%) Marketing
6 4 (3.81%) Military
7 1 (0.95%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 39 (37.14%) Software Engineer
2 36 (34.29%) Developer
3 26 (24.76%) C++ Software Engineer
4 18 (17.14%) Software Developer
5 15 (14.29%) C++ Developer
6 13 (12.38%) C++ Software Developer
7 12 (11.43%) C++ GUI Developer
7 12 (11.43%) Computer Engineer
7 12 (11.43%) GUI Developer
8 11 (10.48%) Computer Vision Engineer
9 9 (8.57%) Graduate
10 6 (5.71%) C# Developer
11 5 (4.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 5 (4.76%) Graduate Software Engineer
11 5 (4.76%) JavaScript Developer
12 4 (3.81%) 3D Software Engineer
12 4 (3.81%) Designer
12 4 (3.81%) Graphic Designer
12 4 (3.81%) Machine Learning Engineer
13 3 (2.86%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (47.62%) OpenGL
2 29 (27.62%) Qt
3 25 (23.81%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 16 (15.24%) Unreal Engine
5 15 (14.29%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 15 (14.29%) MFC
5 15 (14.29%) STL
6 12 (11.43%) Direct3D
6 12 (11.43%) Qt Quick
6 12 (11.43%) WebKit
7 9 (8.57%) Natural Language Processing
7 9 (8.57%) Theano
8 6 (5.71%) AngularJS
8 6 (5.71%) MEAN Stack
9 4 (3.81%) WPF
10 3 (2.86%) .NET
10 3 (2.86%) .NET Framework
10 3 (2.86%) DirectX
10 3 (2.86%) WebGL
11 2 (1.90%) SVG
Miscellaneous
1 45 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 37 (35.24%) Algorithms
3 18 (17.14%) Augmented Reality
4 12 (11.43%) HoloLens
4 12 (11.43%) Kinect
4 12 (11.43%) User Experience
5 9 (8.57%) Animation
6 5 (4.76%) Motion Graphics
7 3 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.90%) Graphic Design
8 2 (1.90%) Photography
8 2 (1.90%) Robotics
9 1 (0.95%) CUDA
9 1 (0.95%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.95%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 22 (20.95%) Windows
2 21 (20.00%) Linux
3 18 (17.14%) Android
4 12 (11.43%) Apple iOS
5 4 (3.81%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.95%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (51.43%) Software Engineering
2 48 (45.71%) Mathematics
3 33 (31.43%) OO
4 29 (27.62%) Physics
5 27 (25.71%) OOP
6 23 (21.90%) Computer Vision
7 19 (18.10%) OOD
8 18 (17.14%) 3D Modelling
9 15 (14.29%) CAE
10 13 (12.38%) Machine Learning
11 12 (11.43%) 3D Programming
11 12 (11.43%) Bayesian Methods
11 12 (11.43%) CAD
11 12 (11.43%) Deep Learning
11 12 (11.43%) Game Theory
11 12 (11.43%) Gesture Recognition
11 12 (11.43%) SDLC
12 9 (8.57%) Artificial Intelligence
13 8 (7.62%) Front End Development
14 7 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 79 (75.24%) C++
2 37 (35.24%) C#
3 31 (29.52%) Java
3 31 (29.52%) Python
4 27 (25.71%) C
4 27 (25.71%) Fortran
5 12 (11.43%) Scala
6 8 (7.62%) JavaScript
7 4 (3.81%) VB
7 4 (3.81%) VB6
8 3 (2.86%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.90%) GLSL
10 1 (0.95%) HLSL
10 1 (0.95%) Lua
10 1 (0.95%) Perl
10 1 (0.95%) PHP
Qualifications
1 55 (52.38%) Degree
2 39 (37.14%) PhD
3 17 (16.19%) Numerate Degree
4 14 (13.33%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.71%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (4.76%) Adobe
2 3 (2.86%) Foundry
2 3 (2.86%) Microsoft
3 2 (1.90%) Cisco
3 2 (1.90%) SIMUL8
4 1 (0.95%) Apple
4 1 (0.95%) Autodesk
Central London / West End
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Auburn Rose
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent plus benefits incl. stock options
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Chinnor, Oxfordshire
Fuel3D
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ECM Selection
Salary: to £60k DoE plus stock options
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent + benefits + options
Posted: 3 days ago
South East London
Masters of Pie
Salary: £55,000 - £65,000 per year + share options.
Posted: 13 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
2M Employment Solutions
Salary: £27000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago