Period
to 23 August 2017

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 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3D Graphics
UK
6 months to
23 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1099 1107 1096
Rank change year-on-year +8 -11 -33
Permanent jobs citing 3D Graphics 95 157 187
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.054% 0.080% 0.086%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.13% 0.19% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 82 134 181
UK median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £29,000 £26,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £64,425 £75,875 £58,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £30,000 £37,750
% change year-on-year +16.67% -20.53% -5.63%

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 75470 81934 89289
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.88% 41.64% 41.22%
Number of salaries quoted 57316 67013 71147
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +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 August 2017.

Salary histogram for 3D Graphics in the UK

3D Graphics
Top 13 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 August 2017. 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 +34 94 £37,500 -6.25% 14
UK excluding London +48 52 £35,000 +16.67% 13
London -7 43 £37,500 -21.05% 1
East of England +10 18 £32,500 -27.78% 3
South East +56 12 £38,250 +39.09% 1
North of England -2 9 £50,000 +66.67% 2
North West -32 8 £60,000 +100.00% 1
Midlands +46 7 £32,500 -7.14% 2
East Midlands +25 6 £32,500 -7.14% 2
South West -2 5 £37,500 +7.14% 5
Scotland 0 1 £42,500 +41.67%
West Midlands - 1 £27,500 -
North East - 1 £40,000 -

For the 6 months to 23 August 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 68 (71.58%) C++
2 59 (62.11%) Software Engineering
3 58 (61.05%) Degree
4 52 (54.74%) Mathematics
5 50 (52.63%) Computer Science
6 46 (48.42%) C#
7 44 (46.32%) Games
8 43 (45.26%) OpenGL
9 41 (43.16%) Algorithms
10 39 (41.05%) Windows
11 38 (40.00%) OO
11 38 (40.00%) Python
12 34 (35.79%) PhD
12 34 (35.79%) Physics
13 32 (33.68%) Linux
14 31 (32.63%) Java
15 29 (30.53%) OOD
15 29 (30.53%) Qt
16 28 (29.47%) Fortran
16 28 (29.47%) OOP
17 23 (24.21%) STL
17 23 (24.21%) Boost C++ Libraries
17 23 (24.21%) Numerate Degree
18 22 (23.16%) MFC
18 22 (23.16%) CAE
19 19 (20.00%) Computer Vision
20 18 (18.95%) C
20 18 (18.95%) Agile Software Development
21 13 (13.68%) .NET
22 12 (12.63%) Augmented Reality

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 (4.21%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (4.21%) Photoshop
2 3 (3.16%) Adobe After Effects
2 3 (3.16%) Autodesk Inventor
2 3 (3.16%) CINEMA 4D
2 3 (3.16%) Siemens NX
2 3 (3.16%) Solid Edge
3 1 (1.05%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.21%) GitHub
1 4 (4.21%) SaaS
2 3 (3.16%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.16%) Heroku
3 2 (2.11%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.05%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.21%) GIS
2 3 (3.16%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.05%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.05%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.05%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 7 (7.37%) Git (software)
1 7 (7.37%) Jenkins
2 6 (6.32%) ClearCase
2 6 (6.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (6.32%) Visual Studio
3 3 (3.16%) CircleCI
4 1 (1.05%) JIRA
4 1 (1.05%) NetBeans
General
1 44 (46.32%) Games
2 10 (10.53%) Electronics
3 7 (7.37%) Manufacturing
4 6 (6.32%) Automotive
5 3 (3.16%) Advertising
6 1 (1.05%) Finance
6 1 (1.05%) Marketing
6 1 (1.05%) Military
6 1 (1.05%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.05%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 48 (50.53%) Software Engineer
2 29 (30.53%) C++ Software Engineer
3 18 (18.95%) Developer
4 15 (15.79%) Computer Engineer
5 14 (14.74%) Computer Vision Engineer
6 8 (8.42%) 3D Software Engineer
6 8 (8.42%) Software Developer
7 7 (7.37%) C++ Developer
8 6 (6.32%) .NET Software Engineer
8 6 (6.32%) Applications Engineer
8 6 (6.32%) C# Software Engineer
8 6 (6.32%) C++ GUI Developer
8 6 (6.32%) C++ Software Developer
8 6 (6.32%) GUI Developer
8 6 (6.32%) Software Design Engineer
9 5 (5.26%) JavaScript Developer
10 4 (4.21%) Research Engineer
11 3 (3.16%) Designer
11 3 (3.16%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 3 (3.16%) Machine Learning Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (45.26%) OpenGL
2 29 (30.53%) Qt
3 23 (24.21%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 23 (24.21%) STL
4 22 (23.16%) MFC
5 13 (13.68%) .NET
6 11 (11.58%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 9 (9.47%) DirectX
8 7 (7.37%) .NET Framework
8 7 (7.37%) WPF
9 6 (6.32%) Entity Framework
9 6 (6.32%) Qt Quick
9 6 (6.32%) WebKit
9 6 (6.32%) WinForms
10 4 (4.21%) Node.js
10 4 (4.21%) OpenCV
10 4 (4.21%) OpenGL ES
10 4 (4.21%) TensorFlow
11 3 (3.16%) MEAN Stack
11 3 (3.16%) Serverless Framework
Miscellaneous
1 50 (52.63%) Computer Science
2 41 (43.16%) Algorithms
3 12 (12.63%) Augmented Reality
4 11 (11.58%) Animation
5 8 (8.42%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (6.32%) User Experience
7 5 (5.26%) Motion Graphics
8 2 (2.11%) Graphic Design
9 1 (1.05%) 3D Printing
9 1 (1.05%) Device Driver
9 1 (1.05%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (1.05%) HoloLens
9 1 (1.05%) HTC Vive
9 1 (1.05%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (1.05%) Oculus Rift
9 1 (1.05%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 39 (41.05%) Windows
2 32 (33.68%) Linux
3 4 (4.21%) Mac OS X
4 1 (1.05%) Android
4 1 (1.05%) CentOS
4 1 (1.05%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (62.11%) Software Engineering
2 52 (54.74%) Mathematics
3 38 (40.00%) OO
4 34 (35.79%) Physics
5 29 (30.53%) OOD
6 28 (29.47%) OOP
7 22 (23.16%) CAE
8 19 (20.00%) Computer Vision
9 18 (18.95%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (12.63%) SDLC
11 10 (10.53%) Deep Learning
11 10 (10.53%) Machine Learning
12 9 (9.47%) CAD
12 9 (9.47%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (8.42%) 3D Modelling
14 7 (7.37%) Scrum
15 6 (6.32%) Bayesian Methods
15 6 (6.32%) Configuration Management
15 6 (6.32%) Image Processing
15 6 (6.32%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 68 (71.58%) C++
2 46 (48.42%) C#
3 38 (40.00%) Python
4 31 (32.63%) Java
5 28 (29.47%) Fortran
6 18 (18.95%) C
7 6 (6.32%) JavaScript
7 6 (6.32%) Scala
8 4 (4.21%) Bash Shell
8 4 (4.21%) Lua
8 4 (4.21%) MATLAB
9 3 (3.16%) GLSL
10 1 (1.05%) Perl
10 1 (1.05%) VB
10 1 (1.05%) VB6
Qualifications
1 58 (61.05%) Degree
2 34 (35.79%) PhD
3 23 (24.21%) Numerate Degree
4 5 (5.26%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (4.21%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.32%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.05%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.05%) Ansible
Vendors
1 7 (7.37%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.16%) Foundry
3 2 (2.11%) Adobe
3 2 (2.11%) Cisco
4 1 (1.05%) Apple
4 1 (1.05%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.05%) SAP
4 1 (1.05%) SIMUL8