Period
to 18 November 2017

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

3D Printer
UK
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1122 1199 1299
Rank change year-on-year +77 +100 +12
Permanent jobs citing 3D Printing 55 23 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.031% 0.012% 0.007%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.071% 0.030% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 49 11 14
UK median annual salary £38,212 £41,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.92% -7.78% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £34,500 £29,400
90th Percentile £57,500 £67,500 £78,125
UK excluding London median annual salary £38,212 £39,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -2.02% -17.89% +22.58%

3D Printing 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 Printing
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing 3D Printing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing 3D Printing over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for 3D Printing in the UK

3D Printing
Top 11 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 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 +58 55 £38,212 -7.92% 5
UK excluding London +106 50 £38,212 -2.02% 5
East of England +38 31 £55,000 +41.03% 2
South East +43 9 £38,212 +12.39% 3
London -12 5 £75,000 +15.38%
North of England - 4 £32,500 -
Midlands - 3 £16,000 -
South West - 3 £41,250 -
West Midlands - 3 £16,000 -
North West - 3 £32,500 -
North East - 1 £37,500 -

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 43 (78.18%) CAD
2 38 (69.09%) Degree
3 37 (67.27%) CAE
4 34 (61.82%) Windows
5 32 (58.18%) Java
6 31 (56.36%) C++
6 31 (56.36%) Software Engineering
7 30 (54.55%) C
8 29 (52.73%) Linux
8 29 (52.73%) Computer Science
8 29 (52.73%) Apache Axis
8 29 (52.73%) Mathematics
8 29 (52.73%) Physics
8 29 (52.73%) Algorithms
8 29 (52.73%) Content Writing
9 13 (23.64%) Python
9 13 (23.64%) C#
9 13 (23.64%) 3D Modelling
10 12 (21.82%) Numerate Degree
11 10 (18.18%) Manufacturing
12 8 (14.55%) PLM
12 8 (14.55%) PDM
12 8 (14.55%) Document Management
12 8 (14.55%) AutoCAD
12 8 (14.55%) Finite Element Analysis
13 6 (10.91%) Robotics
13 6 (10.91%) Telesales
13 6 (10.91%) PTC Creo
13 6 (10.91%) Big Data
14 5 (9.09%) PTC

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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (9.09%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 8 (14.55%) AutoCAD
2 6 (10.91%) PTC Creo
3 5 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (7.27%) Autodesk Inventor
5 3 (5.45%) Revit
6 1 (1.82%) Pro/ENGINEER
6 1 (1.82%) SOLIDWORKS
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.09%) IaaS
1 5 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (9.09%) PaaS
1 5 (9.09%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.91%) Big Data
2 5 (9.09%) Apache Cassandra
2 5 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (9.09%) HDInsight
2 5 (9.09%) MongoDB
2 5 (9.09%) NewSQL
2 5 (9.09%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.64%) Jenkins
1 2 (3.64%) JIRA
1 2 (3.64%) NetBeans
General
1 10 (18.18%) Manufacturing
2 3 (5.45%) Marketing
3 1 (1.82%) Electronics
3 1 (1.82%) Finance
3 1 (1.82%) Games
3 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (56.36%) Developer
2 30 (54.55%) C++ Software Engineer
2 30 (54.55%) Software Developer
2 30 (54.55%) Software Engineer
3 29 (52.73%) C Developer
3 29 (52.73%) C Software Engineer
3 29 (52.73%) C/C++ Developer
3 29 (52.73%) C/C++ Software Developer
3 29 (52.73%) C/C++ Software Engineer
3 29 (52.73%) C++ Developer
3 29 (52.73%) C++ Software Developer
3 29 (52.73%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 17 (30.91%) Principal Developer
4 17 (30.91%) Principal Engineer
4 17 (30.91%) Principal Software Developer
4 17 (30.91%) Principal Software Engineer
5 12 (21.82%) Graduate C++ Developer
5 12 (21.82%) Graduate Developer
5 12 (21.82%) Graduate Software Developer
5 12 (21.82%) Graduate Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (52.73%) Apache Axis
2 1 (1.82%) .NET
2 1 (1.82%) JavaFX
2 1 (1.82%) MFC
2 1 (1.82%) OpenGL
2 1 (1.82%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (52.73%) Algorithms
1 29 (52.73%) Computer Science
2 6 (10.91%) Robotics
3 5 (9.09%) IVR
3 5 (9.09%) Mobile Computing
4 3 (5.45%) 3D Graphics
4 3 (5.45%) Driving Licence
5 2 (3.64%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.82%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 34 (61.82%) Windows
2 29 (52.73%) Linux
3 5 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (78.18%) CAD
2 37 (67.27%) CAE
3 31 (56.36%) Software Engineering
4 29 (52.73%) Content Writing
4 29 (52.73%) Mathematics
4 29 (52.73%) Physics
5 13 (23.64%) 3D Modelling
6 8 (14.55%) Document Management
6 8 (14.55%) Finite Element Analysis
6 8 (14.55%) PDM
6 8 (14.55%) PLM
7 6 (10.91%) Telesales
8 5 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (9.09%) Artificial Intelligence
8 5 (9.09%) Content Management
8 5 (9.09%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (9.09%) CRM
8 5 (9.09%) E-Commerce
8 5 (9.09%) Microservices
8 5 (9.09%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 32 (58.18%) Java
2 31 (56.36%) C++
3 30 (54.55%) C
4 13 (23.64%) C#
4 13 (23.64%) Python
5 5 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 38 (69.09%) Degree
2 12 (21.82%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (1.82%) DBS Check
Vendors
1 5 (9.09%) ANSYS
1 5 (9.09%) Hortonworks
1 5 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 5 (9.09%) PTC
2 2 (3.64%) BMC
3 1 (1.82%) Adobe
3 1 (1.82%) Autodesk
3 1 (1.82%) SAP