Period
to 18 November 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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3D Graphics
UK
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1069 1051 1167
Rank change year-on-year -18 +116 -69
Permanent jobs citing 3D Graphics 108 171 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.060% 0.090% 0.067%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.14% 0.22% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 74 147 143
UK median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £64,275 £73,500 £64,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - -6.67% -6.25%

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 77000 77559 91852
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.03% 40.84% 41.93%
Number of salaries quoted 58017 63717 73591
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 £27,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 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 -31 103 £40,000 - 10
UK excluding London +85 79 £35,000 - 9
East of England +34 34 £32,500 -35.00% 3
London -86 29 £45,000 +12.50% 1
South East +36 12 £34,000 +23.64% 2
North of England +5 12 £60,000 +71.43%
Midlands +35 11 £32,500 -7.14% 1
North West -24 9 £60,000 +71.43%
East Midlands +46 8 £32,500 -7.14%
South West -10 5 £56,250 +60.71% 3
Scotland -13 5 £41,250 +37.50%
West Midlands - 3 £40,000 - 1
North East - 2 £38,750 -
Yorkshire - 1 £28,000 -

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 72 (66.67%) C++
2 65 (60.19%) Degree
3 64 (59.26%) Computer Science
4 60 (55.56%) Mathematics
5 53 (49.07%) Software Engineering
6 43 (39.81%) C#
7 42 (38.89%) OpenGL
8 40 (37.04%) Python
9 35 (32.41%) OO
10 32 (29.63%) Computer Vision
11 31 (28.70%) Windows
12 30 (27.78%) Linux
13 29 (26.85%) Games
13 29 (26.85%) Algorithms
14 28 (25.93%) Machine Learning
15 27 (25.00%) C
16 25 (23.15%) Java
16 25 (23.15%) OOD
16 25 (23.15%) Agile Software Development
16 25 (23.15%) Physics
17 22 (20.37%) .NET
18 21 (19.44%) Git (software)
18 21 (19.44%) SDLC
19 20 (18.52%) OOP
20 18 (16.67%) Animation
21 17 (15.74%) Neural Network
21 17 (15.74%) Image Processing
22 16 (14.81%) Qt
22 16 (14.81%) 3D Modelling
22 16 (14.81%) Probabilistic Modelling

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 (0.93%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 10 (9.26%) Photoshop
2 9 (8.33%) Adobe After Effects
3 8 (7.41%) Adobe Illustrator
4 7 (6.48%) CINEMA 4D
5 3 (2.78%) Autodesk Inventor
5 3 (2.78%) Maya
5 3 (2.78%) Siemens NX
5 3 (2.78%) Solid Edge
6 2 (1.85%) 3ds Max
6 2 (1.85%) NUKE
6 2 (1.85%) ZBrush
7 1 (0.93%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.93%) Houdini
7 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Excel
7 1 (0.93%) MotionBuilder
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.63%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.70%) GitHub
3 3 (2.78%) Heroku
3 3 (2.78%) Serverless
4 2 (1.85%) AWS Lambda
4 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.93%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (10.19%) GIS
2 1 (0.93%) Big Data
2 1 (0.93%) MongoDB
2 1 (0.93%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.93%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 21 (19.44%) Git (software)
2 13 (12.04%) Visual Studio
3 10 (9.26%) Jenkins
4 7 (6.48%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (5.56%) ClearCase
6 3 (2.78%) CircleCI
6 3 (2.78%) JIRA
7 2 (1.85%) NetBeans
7 2 (1.85%) WebSharper
8 1 (0.93%) CMake
8 1 (0.93%) TestRail
General
1 29 (26.85%) Games
2 10 (9.26%) Electronics
3 7 (6.48%) Automotive
4 5 (4.63%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.93%) Advertising
5 1 (0.93%) Finance
5 1 (0.93%) Marketing
5 1 (0.93%) Military
5 1 (0.93%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.93%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 35 (32.41%) Software Engineer
2 28 (25.93%) Developer
3 16 (14.81%) C++ Software Engineer
4 14 (12.96%) Software Developer
5 10 (9.26%) C++ Developer
6 9 (8.33%) Computer Engineer
6 9 (8.33%) Computer Vision Engineer
7 8 (7.41%) 3D Animator
7 8 (7.41%) 3D Designer
7 8 (7.41%) Animator
7 8 (7.41%) C# Software Engineer
7 8 (7.41%) Designer
7 8 (7.41%) Graphic Designer
7 8 (7.41%) Senior Developer
8 7 (6.48%) .NET Software Engineer
8 7 (6.48%) 3D Software Engineer
8 7 (6.48%) Applications Engineer
8 7 (6.48%) Motion Graphics Designer
8 7 (6.48%) Research Engineer
8 7 (6.48%) Software Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (38.89%) OpenGL
2 22 (20.37%) .NET
3 16 (14.81%) Qt
4 13 (12.04%) DirectX
4 13 (12.04%) OpenCV
4 13 (12.04%) TensorFlow
5 12 (11.11%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 12 (11.11%) MFC
5 12 (11.11%) STL
6 10 (9.26%) .NET Framework
6 10 (9.26%) WPF
7 8 (7.41%) Entity Framework
7 8 (7.41%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 7 (6.48%) WebGL
8 7 (6.48%) WinForms
9 6 (5.56%) Theano
9 6 (5.56%) Torch
10 5 (4.63%) CSS
10 5 (4.63%) HTML
10 5 (4.63%) OpenGL ES
Miscellaneous
1 64 (59.26%) Computer Science
2 29 (26.85%) Algorithms
3 18 (16.67%) Animation
4 15 (13.89%) Robotics
5 8 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (6.48%) Augmented Reality
6 7 (6.48%) Motion Graphics
7 4 (3.70%) CUDA
8 3 (2.78%) 3D Printing
8 3 (2.78%) User Experience
9 2 (1.85%) Graphic Design
9 2 (1.85%) Social Network
10 1 (0.93%) Blog
10 1 (0.93%) Device Driver
10 1 (0.93%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.93%) GPGPU
10 1 (0.93%) HoloLens
10 1 (0.93%) HTC Vive
10 1 (0.93%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (0.93%) Oculus Rift
Operating Systems
1 31 (28.70%) Windows
2 30 (27.78%) Linux
3 7 (6.48%) Mac OS X
4 3 (2.78%) Android
5 1 (0.93%) CentOS
5 1 (0.93%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (55.56%) Mathematics
2 53 (49.07%) Software Engineering
3 35 (32.41%) OO
4 32 (29.63%) Computer Vision
5 28 (25.93%) Machine Learning
6 25 (23.15%) Agile Software Development
6 25 (23.15%) OOD
6 25 (23.15%) Physics
7 21 (19.44%) SDLC
8 20 (18.52%) OOP
9 17 (15.74%) Image Processing
9 17 (15.74%) Neural Network
10 16 (14.81%) 3D Modelling
10 16 (14.81%) Probabilistic Modelling
11 12 (11.11%) Convolutional Neural Network
12 11 (10.19%) CAE
13 10 (9.26%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (9.26%) Data Analysis
14 9 (8.33%) Configuration Management
14 9 (8.33%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 72 (66.67%) C++
2 43 (39.81%) C#
3 40 (37.04%) Python
4 27 (25.00%) C
5 25 (23.15%) Java
6 11 (10.19%) Fortran
7 9 (8.33%) Scala
8 8 (7.41%) MATLAB
9 6 (5.56%) GLSL
10 5 (4.63%) JavaScript
11 3 (2.78%) Lua
12 2 (1.85%) Bash Shell
12 2 (1.85%) Embedded C++
12 2 (1.85%) F#
12 2 (1.85%) HLSL
13 1 (0.93%) Cython
13 1 (0.93%) Embedded C
13 1 (0.93%) Perl
Qualifications
1 65 (60.19%) Degree
2 15 (13.89%) PhD
3 11 (10.19%) Numerate Degree
4 7 (6.48%) Postgraduate
5 5 (4.63%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.93%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.93%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.93%) Ansible
Vendors
1 11 (10.19%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.85%) Adobe
2 2 (1.85%) Google
2 2 (1.85%) Twitter
3 1 (0.93%) Canon
3 1 (0.93%) ESRI
3 1 (0.93%) Intel
3 1 (0.93%) Mapbox
3 1 (0.93%) Mapinfo
3 1 (0.93%) NVIDIA
3 1 (0.93%) Perforce
3 1 (0.93%) Red Hat
3 1 (0.93%) Samsung
3 1 (0.93%) SAP