Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3D Graphics
UK
6 months to
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1091 1044 1137
Rank change year-on-year -47 +93 -31
Permanent jobs citing 3D Graphics 87 178 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.050% 0.093% 0.075%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.12% 0.23% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 72 147 163
UK median annual salary £37,500 £39,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.06% -1.25% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £63,625 £73,500 £58,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £34,000 £30,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +13.33% -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 75301 78287 91139
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.26% 40.97% 41.60%
Number of salaries quoted 56522 64209 72964
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 £26,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £78,750
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 21 October 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 21 October 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 -22 84 £37,500 -6.25% 11
UK excluding London +31 54 £34,000 +13.33% 9
London -47 33 £45,000 +12.50% 2
East of England +15 16 £32,500 -35.00% 2
South East +53 13 £34,000 +23.64% 3
Midlands +46 9 £32,500 -7.14% 1
North of England +9 9 £60,000 +100.00% 2
East Midlands +42 7 £32,500 -7.14% 1
North West -22 7 £60,000 +100.00% 1
South West 0 4 £42,500 +21.43% 1
Scotland -19 3 £42,500 +41.67%
West Midlands - 2 £40,000 -
Yorkshire - 1 £28,000 - 1
North East - 1 £40,000 -

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 57 (65.52%) C++
2 50 (57.47%) Degree
3 46 (52.87%) Mathematics
3 46 (52.87%) Computer Science
3 46 (52.87%) Software Engineering
4 40 (45.98%) OpenGL
5 38 (43.68%) C#
6 34 (39.08%) OO
7 32 (36.78%) Windows
8 30 (34.48%) Algorithms
9 28 (32.18%) Python
9 28 (32.18%) Games
10 26 (29.89%) Physics
11 24 (27.59%) OOD
11 24 (27.59%) Linux
12 22 (25.29%) OOP
12 22 (25.29%) Agile Software Development
13 21 (24.14%) Qt
14 19 (21.84%) Java
14 19 (21.84%) PhD
15 18 (20.69%) .NET
16 15 (17.24%) STL
16 15 (17.24%) Boost C++ Libraries
16 15 (17.24%) Computer Vision
17 14 (16.09%) Numerate Degree
17 14 (16.09%) SDLC
17 14 (16.09%) MFC
17 14 (16.09%) C
17 14 (16.09%) Fortran
17 14 (16.09%) CAE

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 (1.15%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 11 (12.64%) Photoshop
2 9 (10.34%) Adobe After Effects
2 9 (10.34%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (8.05%) CINEMA 4D
4 3 (3.45%) Autodesk Inventor
4 3 (3.45%) Maya
4 3 (3.45%) Siemens NX
4 3 (3.45%) Solid Edge
5 2 (2.30%) 3ds Max
5 2 (2.30%) NUKE
5 2 (2.30%) ZBrush
6 1 (1.15%) AutoCAD
6 1 (1.15%) Houdini
6 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Excel
6 1 (1.15%) MotionBuilder
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.60%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (4.60%) GitHub
2 3 (3.45%) Heroku
2 3 (3.45%) Serverless
3 2 (2.30%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (2.30%) SaaS
4 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.05%) GIS
2 1 (1.15%) Big Data
2 1 (1.15%) MongoDB
2 1 (1.15%) NoSQL
2 1 (1.15%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 12 (13.79%) Git (software)
2 10 (11.49%) Jenkins
2 10 (11.49%) Visual Studio
3 7 (8.05%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (6.90%) ClearCase
5 3 (3.45%) CircleCI
5 3 (3.45%) JIRA
6 2 (2.30%) NetBeans
7 1 (1.15%) CMake
7 1 (1.15%) TestRail
7 1 (1.15%) WebSharper
General
1 28 (32.18%) Games
2 10 (11.49%) Electronics
3 6 (6.90%) Manufacturing
4 5 (5.75%) Automotive
5 1 (1.15%) Advertising
5 1 (1.15%) Finance
5 1 (1.15%) Marketing
5 1 (1.15%) Military
5 1 (1.15%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.15%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 37 (42.53%) Software Engineer
2 21 (24.14%) C++ Software Engineer
3 19 (21.84%) Developer
4 10 (11.49%) Computer Engineer
4 10 (11.49%) Computer Vision Engineer
4 10 (11.49%) Software Developer
5 9 (10.34%) Designer
5 9 (10.34%) Graphic Designer
6 8 (9.20%) 3D Animator
6 8 (9.20%) 3D Designer
6 8 (9.20%) Animator
6 8 (9.20%) C++ Developer
7 7 (8.05%) .NET Software Engineer
7 7 (8.05%) 3D Software Engineer
7 7 (8.05%) Applications Engineer
7 7 (8.05%) C# Software Engineer
7 7 (8.05%) C++ Software Developer
7 7 (8.05%) Motion Graphics Designer
7 7 (8.05%) Software Design Engineer
8 5 (5.75%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (45.98%) OpenGL
2 21 (24.14%) Qt
3 18 (20.69%) .NET
4 15 (17.24%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 15 (17.24%) STL
5 14 (16.09%) MFC
6 11 (12.64%) DirectX
7 8 (9.20%) .NET Framework
7 8 (9.20%) WPF
8 7 (8.05%) Entity Framework
8 7 (8.05%) WinForms
9 6 (6.90%) OpenCV
9 6 (6.90%) TensorFlow
9 6 (6.90%) Unity (Game Engine)
10 5 (5.75%) Qt Quick
10 5 (5.75%) WebGL
10 5 (5.75%) WebKit
11 4 (4.60%) CSS
11 4 (4.60%) Node.js
11 4 (4.60%) OpenGL ES
Miscellaneous
1 46 (52.87%) Computer Science
2 30 (34.48%) Algorithms
3 13 (14.94%) Animation
4 9 (10.34%) Augmented Reality
5 8 (9.20%) Motion Graphics
6 6 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (6.90%) Robotics
7 4 (4.60%) User Experience
8 3 (3.45%) CUDA
8 3 (3.45%) Graphic Design
9 2 (2.30%) 3D Printing
10 1 (1.15%) Blog
10 1 (1.15%) Device Driver
10 1 (1.15%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (1.15%) GPGPU
10 1 (1.15%) HoloLens
10 1 (1.15%) HTC Vive
10 1 (1.15%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (1.15%) Oculus Rift
10 1 (1.15%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 32 (36.78%) Windows
2 24 (27.59%) Linux
3 8 (9.20%) Mac OS X
4 2 (2.30%) Android
5 1 (1.15%) CentOS
5 1 (1.15%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (52.87%) Mathematics
1 46 (52.87%) Software Engineering
2 34 (39.08%) OO
3 26 (29.89%) Physics
4 24 (27.59%) OOD
5 22 (25.29%) Agile Software Development
5 22 (25.29%) OOP
6 15 (17.24%) Computer Vision
7 14 (16.09%) CAE
7 14 (16.09%) SDLC
8 10 (11.49%) Continuous Integration
8 10 (11.49%) Image Processing
9 9 (10.34%) CAD
9 9 (10.34%) Creative Thinking
9 9 (10.34%) Machine Learning
10 8 (9.20%) 3D Modelling
10 8 (9.20%) Acceptance Criteria
10 8 (9.20%) Configuration Management
10 8 (9.20%) Scrum
11 7 (8.05%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 57 (65.52%) C++
2 38 (43.68%) C#
3 28 (32.18%) Python
4 19 (21.84%) Java
5 14 (16.09%) C
5 14 (16.09%) Fortran
6 6 (6.90%) MATLAB
7 5 (5.75%) JavaScript
8 4 (4.60%) GLSL
9 3 (3.45%) Lua
10 2 (2.30%) Bash Shell
10 2 (2.30%) Embedded C++
11 1 (1.15%) Cython
11 1 (1.15%) Embedded C
11 1 (1.15%) F#
11 1 (1.15%) HLSL
11 1 (1.15%) Perl
11 1 (1.15%) Scala
Qualifications
1 50 (57.47%) Degree
2 19 (21.84%) PhD
3 14 (16.09%) Numerate Degree
4 5 (5.75%) Postgraduate
5 2 (2.30%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.15%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.30%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.15%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.15%) Ansible
Vendors
1 9 (10.34%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.45%) Adobe
3 2 (2.30%) Google
4 1 (1.15%) Apple
4 1 (1.15%) Canon
4 1 (1.15%) ESRI
4 1 (1.15%) Intel
4 1 (1.15%) Mapbox
4 1 (1.15%) Mapinfo
4 1 (1.15%) NVIDIA
4 1 (1.15%) Perforce
4 1 (1.15%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.15%) SAP
4 1 (1.15%) Twitter