Period
to 17 July 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 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3D Graphics
UK
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1081 1080 1144
Rank change year-on-year -1 +64 -7
Permanent jobs citing 3D Graphics 101 104 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.057% 0.059% 0.074%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.13% 0.13% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 85 89 122
UK median annual salary £47,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.67% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £24,750 £32,450 £27,500
90th Percentile £69,500 £67,750 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% +25.00% -25.00%

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 76,456 77,275 88,880
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.48% 43.51% 43.72%
Number of salaries quoted 59,056 60,463 72,181
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.04% -2.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +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 17 July 2018.

Salary histogram for 3D Graphics in the UK

3D Graphics
Top 14 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 17 July 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
UK excluding London +26 85 £45,000 +20.00% 27
England +2 85 £45,000 +20.00% 30
Midlands +42 25 £32,500 +18.18% 5
West Midlands +39 19 £28,500 +3.64% 1
South East +5 17 £70,000 +64.71% 2
London -11 16 £50,000 +33.33% 3
Scotland -20 13 £55,000 +29.41%
South West +7 11 £50,000 +33.33% 2
East of England +3 11 £39,750 -32.34% 5
East Midlands +6 6 £32,500 -5.80% 4
North of England +4 5 £35,000 -12.50% 13
North West +6 3 £35,000 -12.50% 11
Wales - 3 £27,500 -
Yorkshire - 2 £35,000 - 2

For the 6 months to 17 July 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 85 (84.16%) C++
2 65 (64.36%) Software Engineering
3 61 (60.40%) C#
4 53 (52.48%) Mathematics
5 46 (45.54%) Degree
6 45 (44.55%) Agile Software Development
7 44 (43.56%) Computer Science
8 37 (36.63%) OO
9 36 (35.64%) Windows
10 30 (29.70%) Games
11 29 (28.71%) Visual Studio
12 27 (26.73%) OOP
12 27 (26.73%) OpenGL
13 25 (24.75%) Computer Science Degree
14 23 (22.77%) Algorithms
15 22 (21.78%) C
15 22 (21.78%) Java
15 22 (21.78%) Problem-Solving
16 19 (18.81%) WPF
16 19 (18.81%) Android
17 16 (15.84%) Multithreading
17 16 (15.84%) Scrum
17 16 (15.84%) Physics
18 15 (14.85%) .NET
18 15 (14.85%) MFC
18 15 (14.85%) Linux
18 15 (14.85%) CAD
19 12 (11.88%) Client/Server
20 11 (10.89%) JavaScript
21 10 (9.90%) OOD

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.99%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (3.96%) Doxygen
2 3 (2.97%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.98%) 3ds Max
4 1 (0.99%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.99%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (0.99%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.99%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.99%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.99%) CorelDRAW
4 1 (0.99%) Fireworks
4 1 (0.99%) GIMP
4 1 (0.99%) InDesign
4 1 (0.99%) Maya
4 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.99%) MotionBuilder
4 1 (0.99%) NUKE
4 1 (0.99%) Revit
4 1 (0.99%) SketchUp
4 1 (0.99%) SOLIDWORKS
4 1 (0.99%) ZBrush
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.96%) iTunes
2 2 (1.98%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.99%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.99%) Google Play
3 1 (0.99%) SaaS
3 1 (0.99%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.98%) HTTP
2 1 (0.99%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.93%) GIS
1 7 (6.93%) Spatial Data
2 5 (4.95%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.98%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (1.98%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 29 (28.71%) Visual Studio
2 7 (6.93%) Android Studio
3 6 (5.94%) Git (software)
4 5 (4.95%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (4.95%) WiX
5 4 (3.96%) MSBuild
5 4 (3.96%) NUnit
5 4 (3.96%) ReSharper
5 4 (3.96%) StyleCop
6 2 (1.98%) JIRA
6 2 (1.98%) Subversion
7 1 (0.99%) FogBugz
7 1 (0.99%) Jenkins
General
1 30 (29.70%) Games
2 9 (8.91%) Law
3 6 (5.94%) Manufacturing
4 5 (4.95%) Automotive
5 4 (3.96%) Marketing
6 3 (2.97%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.99%) Electronics
7 1 (0.99%) Finance
7 1 (0.99%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 48 (47.52%) Developer
2 36 (35.64%) Software Engineer
3 35 (34.65%) Software Developer
4 22 (21.78%) C++ Developer
5 19 (18.81%) C++ Software Developer
6 14 (13.86%) C# Developer
7 13 (12.87%) Graduate
8 11 (10.89%) C# Software Developer
8 11 (10.89%) C# Software Engineer
9 9 (8.91%) 3D Developer
9 9 (8.91%) C++ Software Engineer
9 9 (8.91%) Graduate Software Engineer
10 7 (6.93%) Developer/Software Engineer
11 6 (5.94%) Scientific Software Developer
12 4 (3.96%) C++/Java Developer
12 4 (3.96%) Java Developer
12 4 (3.96%) Java Software Developer
12 4 (3.96%) Programmer
13 3 (2.97%) Junior
13 3 (2.97%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (26.73%) OpenGL
2 19 (18.81%) WPF
3 15 (14.85%) .NET
3 15 (14.85%) MFC
4 10 (9.90%) DirectX
5 8 (7.92%) OpenCL
5 8 (7.92%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 6 (5.94%) Java SE
6 6 (5.94%) OpenGL ES
7 5 (4.95%) DirectCompute
7 5 (4.95%) Qt
7 5 (4.95%) Renderscript
7 5 (4.95%) Vulkan
7 5 (4.95%) WCF
7 5 (4.95%) WebGL
8 4 (3.96%) HTML
8 4 (3.96%) HTML5
8 4 (3.96%) LINQ
8 4 (3.96%) Task Parallel Library
9 3 (2.97%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 44 (43.56%) Computer Science
2 23 (22.77%) Algorithms
3 12 (11.88%) Client/Server
4 8 (7.92%) CUDA
5 6 (5.94%) Animation
6 5 (4.95%) GPGPU
7 4 (3.96%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (3.96%) Data Structures
7 4 (3.96%) iPhone
7 4 (3.96%) PlayStation
7 4 (3.96%) Xbox
8 3 (2.97%) Augmented Reality
8 3 (2.97%) Graphic Design
8 3 (2.97%) Kinect
9 2 (1.98%) User Experience
10 1 (0.99%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.99%) Photography
10 1 (0.99%) Self-Motivation
10 1 (0.99%) Social Gaming
10 1 (0.99%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 36 (35.64%) Windows
2 19 (18.81%) Android
3 15 (14.85%) Linux
4 6 (5.94%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.99%) FreeRTOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (64.36%) Software Engineering
2 53 (52.48%) Mathematics
3 45 (44.55%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (36.63%) OO
5 27 (26.73%) OOP
6 22 (21.78%) Problem-Solving
7 16 (15.84%) Multithreading
7 16 (15.84%) Physics
7 16 (15.84%) Scrum
8 15 (14.85%) CAD
9 10 (9.90%) OOD
10 9 (8.91%) SDLC
10 9 (8.91%) TDD
11 7 (6.93%) Multithreaded Programming
11 7 (6.93%) Software Architecture
12 6 (5.94%) Computer Vision
12 6 (5.94%) Continuous Integration
12 6 (5.94%) Game Development
12 6 (5.94%) Risk Management
13 5 (4.95%) QMS
Programming Languages
1 85 (84.16%) C++
2 61 (60.40%) C#
3 22 (21.78%) C
3 22 (21.78%) Java
4 11 (10.89%) JavaScript
5 9 (8.91%) XAML
6 8 (7.92%) GLSL
7 7 (6.93%) Python
8 6 (5.94%) SQL
9 5 (4.95%) Embedded C
9 5 (4.95%) Embedded C++
9 5 (4.95%) VC++
10 4 (3.96%) ActionScript
10 4 (3.96%) ActionScript 3.0
10 4 (3.96%) Fortran
10 4 (3.96%) VB
11 3 (2.97%) Scala
12 2 (1.98%) Delphi
12 2 (1.98%) HLSL
13 1 (0.99%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 46 (45.54%) Degree
2 25 (24.75%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (9.90%) PhD
4 6 (5.94%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.96%) DICOM
2 1 (0.99%) ISO 13485
2 1 (0.99%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (8.91%) Microsoft
2 7 (6.93%) Xamarin
3 4 (3.96%) Adobe
4 2 (1.98%) Google
5 1 (0.99%) Apple
5 1 (0.99%) QNX
5 1 (0.99%) Samsung
5 1 (0.99%) Twitter
5 1 (0.99%) Vectorworks
5 1 (0.99%) Wind River