The table below looks at the prevalence of the term 3D Printing in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited 3D Printing over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3D Printer
UK
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 848 934 934
Rank change year-on-year +86 0  
Permanent jobs citing 3D Printing 4 16 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.005% 0.015% 0.019%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.012% 0.037% 0.048%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 7
Median salary £34,000 £76,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -55.55% +91.25%  
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £57,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -40.86% +43.75%  

3D Printing 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 32788 42843 41687
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 38.39% 41.04% 38.93%
Number of salaries quoted 26420 34220 32936
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 £29,500 £27,530
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 Printing
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing 3D Printing as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for 3D Printing in the UK

3D Printing
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing 3D Printing.

Salary trend for 3D Printing in the UK

3D Printing
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing 3D Printing within the UK over the 3 months to 29 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 +62 4 £34,000 -55.55% 5
South East +63 2 - - 1
East of England +19 2 £34,000 -2.85% 3
Cambridgeshire +13 2 £34,000 -2.85% 2
Cambridge +5 2 £34,000 -2.85% 2
Oxfordshire - 2 - -

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT jobs citing 3D Printing 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 Printing.

1 8 (57.14%) Java
2 7 (50.00%) CAD
2 7 (50.00%) CAE
3 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
4 5 (35.71%) CSS
4 5 (35.71%) HTML
4 5 (35.71%) E-Commerce
4 5 (35.71%) Finite Element Analysis
4 5 (35.71%) Document Management
4 5 (35.71%) Arduino
4 5 (35.71%) Node.js
4 5 (35.71%) User Experience
4 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (35.71%) Prototyping
5 3 (21.43%) Windows
5 3 (21.43%) Python
5 3 (21.43%) C++
5 3 (21.43%) C
5 3 (21.43%) Degree
5 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
6 2 (14.29%) Mathematics
6 2 (14.29%) Physics
6 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
6 2 (14.29%) Apache Axis
6 2 (14.29%) 3D Modelling
6 2 (14.29%) Content Writing
6 2 (14.29%) Algorithms
6 2 (14.29%) C#
6 2 (14.29%) Linux
6 2 (14.29%) Microsoft

3D Printing
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 1 (7.14%) AutoCAD
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
1 1 (7.14%) PTC Creo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Unified Communications
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Systems Manager
2 3 (21.43%) C++ Software Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Consultant
2 3 (21.43%) Software Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) C Developer
3 2 (14.29%) C Software Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) C/C++ Developer
3 2 (14.29%) C/C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) C++ Developer
3 2 (14.29%) C++ Software Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Designer
3 2 (14.29%) Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Graduate
3 2 (14.29%) Graduate C++ Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Graduate Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Graduate Software Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Graduate Software Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Software Developer
3 2 (14.29%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) CSS
1 5 (35.71%) HTML
1 5 (35.71%) Node.js
2 2 (14.29%) Apache Axis
3 1 (7.14%) React
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (35.71%) Arduino
1 5 (35.71%) User Experience
2 2 (14.29%) Algorithms
2 2 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) CAD
1 7 (50.00%) CAE
2 5 (35.71%) Document Management
2 5 (35.71%) E-Commerce
2 5 (35.71%) Finite Element Analysis
2 5 (35.71%) Prototyping
3 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
4 2 (14.29%) 3D Modelling
4 2 (14.29%) Content Writing
4 2 (14.29%) Mathematics
4 2 (14.29%) Physics
5 1 (7.14%) PDM
5 1 (7.14%) PLM
5 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) Java
2 6 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 3 (21.43%) C
3 3 (21.43%) C++
3 3 (21.43%) Python
4 2 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
2 1 (7.14%) PhD
2 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) ANSYS
2 1 (7.14%) PTC
2 1 (7.14%) VMware
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