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

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
3D Graphics
UK
Rank 800 886 878
Rank change year-on-year +86 -8  
Permanent jobs citing 3D Graphics 65 55 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.077% 0.054% 0.079%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.20% 0.13% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 60 40 55
Median salary £38,750 £36,250 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.89% -23.68%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £50,000 £57,500
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 with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 32242 41852 40831
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 38.43% 40.90% 38.85%
Number of salaries quoted 25912 33433 32267
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £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 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for 3D Graphics in the UK

3D Graphics
Top 28 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 22 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
England +127 64 £38,750 -8.82% 8
London +69 25 £40,000 -20.00% 2
South West +25 12 £37,500 +7.14%
Bristol - 12 £37,500 -
West End of London +18 11 £35,000 -12.50% 2
North West -22 11 £40,000 +14.28%
Manchester -24 11 £40,000 +14.28%
South East +61 9 £50,000 +11.11% 3
Surrey +52 4 £55,000 +22.22%
East of England +27 4 £80,000 +88.23% 3
Cambridgeshire +14 4 £80,000 +128.57% 3
Cambridge +12 4 £80,000 +128.57% 2
Staines - 4 £55,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 4 £45,000 -
City of London +46 3 £37,500 -
East Midlands +2 2 £26,500 -11.66%
Milton Keynes - 2 £45,000 -
Leicester - 2 £26,500 -
Leicestershire - 2 £26,500 -
West Midlands +30 1 £27,500 +22.22%
Scotland +6 1 - -
Chessington -3 1 - -
Aylesbury - 1 £42,500 -
Basingstoke - 1 £30,000 -
Warwickshire - 1 £27,500 -
Warwick - 1 £27,500 -
Hampshire - 1 £30,000 -
Edinburgh - 1 - -

3D Graphics
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 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 with a requirement for 3D Graphics.

1 79 (68.70%) C++
2 56 (48.70%) Degree
3 55 (47.83%) Computer Science
4 50 (43.48%) Games
5 48 (41.74%) OpenGL
6 47 (40.87%) C#
7 44 (38.26%) Software Engineering
8 38 (33.04%) Mathematics
9 35 (30.43%) PhD
10 29 (25.22%) Python
11 27 (23.48%) Unity (Game Engine)
12 26 (22.61%) Physics
13 25 (21.74%) OO
13 25 (21.74%) Qt
14 24 (20.87%) Algorithms
15 23 (20.00%) Java
16 22 (19.13%) C
17 21 (18.26%) JavaScript
18 20 (17.39%) 3D Modelling
19 19 (16.52%) WPF
19 19 (16.52%) OOP
20 18 (15.65%) Fortran
20 18 (15.65%) Android
21 17 (14.78%) Unreal Engine
21 17 (14.78%) Node.js
21 17 (14.78%) Web Development
21 17 (14.78%) Windows
21 17 (14.78%) HTML
21 17 (14.78%) .NET
21 17 (14.78%) SQL Server

3D Graphics
Top Related 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 (0.87%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (1.74%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.87%) Adobe After Effects
2 1 (0.87%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.87%) AutoCAD
2 1 (0.87%) CINEMA 4D
2 1 (0.87%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.48%) SaaS
2 3 (2.61%) GitHub
3 2 (1.74%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.74%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 15 (13.04%) HTTP
2 1 (0.87%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (14.78%) SQL Server
2 15 (13.04%) MySQL
3 4 (3.48%) GIS
3 4 (3.48%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.74%) CircleCI
1 2 (1.74%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.87%) Bugzilla
2 1 (0.87%) CppUnit
2 1 (0.87%) Subversion
2 1 (0.87%) Visual Studio
General
1 50 (43.48%) Games
2 16 (13.91%) Automotive
3 15 (13.04%) Manufacturing
4 6 (5.22%) Electronics
4 6 (5.22%) Marketing
5 4 (3.48%) Advertising
5 4 (3.48%) Military
6 2 (1.74%) Banking
6 2 (1.74%) Finance
7 1 (0.87%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 61 (53.04%) Developer
2 37 (32.17%) Software Developer
3 26 (22.61%) C++ Developer
3 26 (22.61%) Software Engineer
4 20 (17.39%) C# Developer
5 18 (15.65%) C# Software Developer
6 16 (13.91%) C++ Software Developer
7 15 (13.04%) .NET Developer
7 15 (13.04%) .NET Software Developer
7 15 (13.04%) C# .NET Developer
7 15 (13.04%) C++ GUI Developer
7 15 (13.04%) GUI Developer
7 15 (13.04%) SQL Developer
7 15 (13.04%) SQL Server Developer
8 13 (11.30%) ASP.NET Developer
8 13 (11.30%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 13 (11.30%) C++ Software Engineer
9 9 (7.83%) Graduate
10 6 (5.22%) Junior
11 5 (4.35%) Graduate Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (41.74%) OpenGL
2 27 (23.48%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 25 (21.74%) Qt
4 19 (16.52%) WPF
5 17 (14.78%) .NET
5 17 (14.78%) CSS
5 17 (14.78%) HTML
5 17 (14.78%) Node.js
5 17 (14.78%) Unreal Engine
6 15 (13.04%) JSON
6 15 (13.04%) Qt Quick
6 15 (13.04%) WebKit
6 15 (13.04%) WinForms
6 15 (13.04%) XML
7 13 (11.30%) ASP.NET
8 12 (10.43%) Direct3D
9 9 (7.83%) Theano
10 6 (5.22%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 6 (5.22%) MFC
10 6 (5.22%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 55 (47.83%) Computer Science
2 24 (20.87%) Algorithms
3 16 (13.91%) Graphic Design
4 12 (10.43%) HoloLens
4 12 (10.43%) Kinect
5 10 (8.70%) Augmented Reality
6 9 (7.83%) User Experience
7 7 (6.09%) Animation
8 3 (2.61%) Robotics
9 2 (1.74%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.74%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.74%) CUDA
9 2 (1.74%) Motion Graphics
9 2 (1.74%) Photography
10 1 (0.87%) Mobile Games
10 1 (0.87%) Oculus Rift
Operating Systems
1 18 (15.65%) Android
2 17 (14.78%) Windows
3 16 (13.91%) Linux
4 12 (10.43%) Apple iOS
5 6 (5.22%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.87%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (38.26%) Software Engineering
2 38 (33.04%) Mathematics
3 26 (22.61%) Physics
4 25 (21.74%) OO
5 20 (17.39%) 3D Modelling
6 19 (16.52%) OOP
7 17 (14.78%) Web Development
8 16 (13.91%) CAD
8 16 (13.91%) Computer Vision
9 15 (13.04%) SDLC
10 13 (11.30%) 3D Programming
10 13 (11.30%) Machine Learning
11 12 (10.43%) Bayesian Methods
11 12 (10.43%) Deep Learning
11 12 (10.43%) Game Theory
11 12 (10.43%) Gesture Recognition
12 11 (9.57%) OOD
13 10 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (8.70%) Visual Effects
14 9 (7.83%) Artificial Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 79 (68.70%) C++
2 47 (40.87%) C#
3 29 (25.22%) Python
4 23 (20.00%) Java
5 22 (19.13%) C
6 21 (18.26%) JavaScript
7 18 (15.65%) Fortran
8 12 (10.43%) Scala
9 4 (3.48%) VB
9 4 (3.48%) VB6
10 3 (2.61%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.74%) GLSL
11 2 (1.74%) HLSL
11 2 (1.74%) Lua
12 1 (0.87%) Perl
12 1 (0.87%) PHP
Qualifications
1 56 (48.70%) Degree
2 35 (30.43%) PhD
3 1 (0.87%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.22%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (14.78%) Microsoft
2 3 (2.61%) Adobe
3 2 (1.74%) Cisco
3 2 (1.74%) Foundry
4 1 (0.87%) Autodesk
4 1 (0.87%) Perforce
4 1 (0.87%) SIMUL8
Central London / West End
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 to £45,000
Posted: 9 hours ago
Ascot
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent + top benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £40,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Clearwater People Solutions Ltd
Posted: 12 hours ago
Berkshire
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 Per Annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Wiser Recruitment
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago