Period
to 23 January 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 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3D Graphics
UK
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1078 1061 1122
Rank change year-on-year -17 +61 +2
Permanent jobs citing 3D Graphics 98 132 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.056% 0.075% 0.066%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.13% 0.18% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 65 111 123
UK median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £28,300 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £50,000 £62,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -30.00%

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 73,311 71,713 87,494
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.99% 40.77% 42.22%
Number of salaries quoted 57,027 58,844 70,439
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 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £81,250 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19% +5.00%

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 January 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 23 January 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 -33 93 £40,000 - 37
UK excluding London +38 82 £40,000 +6.67% 32
East of England +39 39 £52,500 +20.00% 10
London -88 16 £45,000 +12.50% 5
North of England -4 14 £38,750 -3.13% 8
Midlands +24 12 £32,500 -7.14% 5
North West -13 9 £60,000 +50.00% 5
South East +19 7 £34,000 +4.62% 5
East Midlands +17 7 £32,500 -7.14% 2
South West +5 5 £56,250 +55.17% 4
Scotland -43 5 £40,000 +6.67%
West Midlands - 5 £31,250 - 3
North East - 3 £37,500 - 1
Yorkshire - 2 £32,000 - 2

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 64 (65.31%) C++
2 59 (60.20%) Degree
3 58 (59.18%) Computer Science
4 49 (50.00%) Software Engineering
5 47 (47.96%) Mathematics
6 37 (37.76%) C#
7 35 (35.71%) Computer Vision
8 30 (30.61%) OpenGL
8 30 (30.61%) Machine Learning
9 29 (29.59%) C
10 28 (28.57%) Python
11 27 (27.55%) OO
12 24 (24.49%) .NET
12 24 (24.49%) Agile Software Development
13 23 (23.47%) SDLC
14 22 (22.45%) Linux
15 21 (21.43%) Windows
15 21 (21.43%) Games
15 21 (21.43%) Git (software)
16 19 (19.39%) Algorithms
17 18 (18.37%) Java
17 18 (18.37%) Neural Network
18 17 (17.35%) Animation
18 17 (17.35%) OOD
18 17 (17.35%) Probabilistic Modelling
19 16 (16.33%) Robotics
19 16 (16.33%) Image Processing
20 14 (14.29%) 3D Modelling
20 14 (14.29%) WPF
20 14 (14.29%) Visual Studio

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 (1.02%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 9 (9.18%) Photoshop
2 8 (8.16%) Adobe After Effects
3 6 (6.12%) Adobe Illustrator
4 5 (5.10%) CINEMA 4D
5 4 (4.08%) Maya
6 3 (3.06%) 3ds Max
6 3 (3.06%) NUKE
6 3 (3.06%) ZBrush
7 2 (2.04%) MotionBuilder
8 1 (1.02%) Houdini
8 1 (1.02%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (3.06%) GitHub
3 2 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.04%) SaaS
4 1 (1.02%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (1.02%) Heroku
4 1 (1.02%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.04%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.16%) GIS
2 2 (2.04%) MongoDB
2 2 (2.04%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.02%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 21 (21.43%) Git (software)
2 14 (14.29%) Visual Studio
3 6 (6.12%) Jenkins
4 3 (3.06%) JIRA
4 3 (3.06%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (2.04%) ClearCase
5 2 (2.04%) NetBeans
5 2 (2.04%) WebSharper
6 1 (1.02%) CircleCI
6 1 (1.02%) CMake
6 1 (1.02%) TestRail
General
1 21 (21.43%) Games
2 6 (6.12%) Automotive
2 6 (6.12%) Electronics
3 5 (5.10%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.02%) Advertising
4 1 (1.02%) Finance
4 1 (1.02%) Marketing
4 1 (1.02%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (34.69%) Developer
2 24 (24.49%) Software Engineer
3 19 (19.39%) Software Developer
4 12 (12.24%) Senior Developer
5 10 (10.20%) C++ Developer
5 10 (10.20%) Senior Software Developer
6 8 (8.16%) 3D Animator
6 8 (8.16%) Animator
6 8 (8.16%) C# Software Engineer
6 8 (8.16%) Computer Engineer
6 8 (8.16%) Computer Vision Engineer
7 7 (7.14%) C++ Software Engineer
7 7 (7.14%) Graduate
7 7 (7.14%) Machine Learning Developer
8 6 (6.12%) 3D Designer
8 6 (6.12%) Designer
8 6 (6.12%) Graphic Designer
8 6 (6.12%) Research Engineer
9 5 (5.10%) 3D Software Engineer
9 5 (5.10%) Motion Graphics Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (30.61%) OpenGL
2 24 (24.49%) .NET
3 14 (14.29%) WPF
4 13 (13.27%) DirectX
4 13 (13.27%) OpenCV
5 12 (12.24%) TensorFlow
6 10 (10.20%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 9 (9.18%) .NET Framework
8 7 (7.14%) Entity Framework
8 7 (7.14%) WCF
9 6 (6.12%) Theano
9 6 (6.12%) Torch
9 6 (6.12%) WebGL
9 6 (6.12%) WinForms
10 5 (5.10%) Node.js
10 5 (5.10%) Qt
11 4 (4.08%) HTML
11 4 (4.08%) MFC
11 4 (4.08%) OpenGL ES
11 4 (4.08%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 58 (59.18%) Computer Science
2 19 (19.39%) Algorithms
3 17 (17.35%) Animation
4 16 (16.33%) Robotics
5 7 (7.14%) User Experience
6 6 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (6.12%) Augmented Reality
7 5 (5.10%) 3D Printing
7 5 (5.10%) CUDA
7 5 (5.10%) Motion Graphics
8 2 (2.04%) Biotechnology
8 2 (2.04%) Device Driver
8 2 (2.04%) GPGPU
8 2 (2.04%) Graphic Design
8 2 (2.04%) Linux Command Line
8 2 (2.04%) Social Network
9 1 (1.02%) Blog
9 1 (1.02%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 22 (22.45%) Linux
2 21 (21.43%) Windows
3 6 (6.12%) Android
4 5 (5.10%) Mac OS X
5 3 (3.06%) Apple iOS
6 2 (2.04%) CentOS
7 1 (1.02%) Robot Operating System
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 47 (47.96%) Mathematics
3 35 (35.71%) Computer Vision
4 30 (30.61%) Machine Learning
5 27 (27.55%) OO
6 24 (24.49%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (23.47%) SDLC
8 18 (18.37%) Neural Network
9 17 (17.35%) OOD
9 17 (17.35%) Probabilistic Modelling
10 16 (16.33%) Image Processing
11 14 (14.29%) 3D Modelling
12 13 (13.27%) Convolutional Neural Network
12 13 (13.27%) Physics
13 11 (11.22%) Scrum
14 10 (10.20%) Artificial Intelligence
14 10 (10.20%) Data Analysis
15 9 (9.18%) Configuration Management
15 9 (9.18%) OOP
15 9 (9.18%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 64 (65.31%) C++
2 37 (37.76%) C#
3 29 (29.59%) C
4 28 (28.57%) Python
5 18 (18.37%) Java
6 9 (9.18%) Scala
7 7 (7.14%) MATLAB
8 6 (6.12%) GLSL
9 4 (4.08%) JavaScript
10 3 (3.06%) Bash Shell
10 3 (3.06%) Embedded C++
10 3 (3.06%) HLSL
11 2 (2.04%) Assembly Language
11 2 (2.04%) Embedded C
11 2 (2.04%) F#
11 2 (2.04%) Fortran
11 2 (2.04%) Perl
12 1 (1.02%) Cython
12 1 (1.02%) ES7
12 1 (1.02%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 59 (60.20%) Degree
2 11 (11.22%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (6.12%) Postgraduate
4 5 (5.10%) PhD
5 1 (1.02%) Master's Degree
5 1 (1.02%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.04%) ISO 13485
2 1 (1.02%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.04%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.04%) Ansible
Vendors
1 9 (9.18%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.06%) Adobe
3 2 (2.04%) Google
3 2 (2.04%) QNX
3 2 (2.04%) Red Hat
3 2 (2.04%) Twitter
3 2 (2.04%) Wind River
4 1 (1.02%) Canon
4 1 (1.02%) ESRI
4 1 (1.02%) Intel
4 1 (1.02%) Mapbox
4 1 (1.02%) Mapinfo
4 1 (1.02%) NVIDIA
4 1 (1.02%) Perforce
4 1 (1.02%) Samsung
4 1 (1.02%) SAP