Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Blender skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Blender over the 6 months to 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Blender
UK
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1200 1217 1287
Rank change year-on-year +17 +70 +32
Permanent jobs citing Blender 3 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.002% 0.004% 0.002%
As % of the Applications category 0.019% 0.042% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 4
UK median annual salary £50,000 £23,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +112.77% -53.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £30,900 £21,750 £42,250
90th Percentile £59,500 £35,050 £52,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £39,250 £23,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +67.02% -53.00% +25.00%

Blender is in the Software Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for software application skills.

All Software Application Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for software application skills 15657 16682 21691
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.69% 8.77% 9.89%
Number of salaries quoted 12208 13674 17371
UK median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
10th Percentile £22,000 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £63,750 £63,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £33,000 £32,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year +1.54% -2.99% +3.08%

Blender
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Blender as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Blender in the UK

Blender
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Blender in the UK

Blender
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Blender over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Blender in the UK

Blender
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Blender within the UK over the 6 months to 17 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 +57 3 £50,000 +112.77% 2
UK excluding London +38 2 £39,250 +67.02% 1
London +14 1 £57,500 - 1
Yorkshire - 1 £28,500 -
South East - 1 £50,000 - 1
North of England - 1 £28,500 -

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, IT jobs citing Blender 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 Blender.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
1 3 (100.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Optimisation
2 2 (66.67%) Unreal Engine
2 2 (66.67%) HLSL
2 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
2 2 (66.67%) 3D Animation
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Client/Server
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Ant
2 2 (66.67%) Photoshop
2 2 (66.67%) Workflow
2 2 (66.67%) Games
2 2 (66.67%) Perforce
2 2 (66.67%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (66.67%) Animation
2 2 (66.67%) Mathematics
2 2 (66.67%) Android
2 2 (66.67%) TeamCity
2 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 2 (66.67%) Memory Management
2 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (66.67%) Game Development
3 1 (33.33%) GLSL
3 1 (33.33%) Facebook
3 1 (33.33%) Video Processing
3 1 (33.33%) 3D Modelling

Blender
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 2 (66.67%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (66.67%) Photoshop
2 1 (33.33%) 3ds Max
2 1 (33.33%) Maya
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Ant
1 2 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (66.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (66.67%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (66.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) 3D Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Development Team Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Games Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Lead Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Team Leader
2 1 (33.33%) Unity 3D Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 2 (66.67%) Unreal Engine
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) OpenGL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Animation
1 2 (66.67%) Client/Server
2 1 (33.33%) iPad
2 1 (33.33%) Oculus Rift
2 1 (33.33%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Android
1 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (66.67%) 3D Animation
2 2 (66.67%) Game Development
2 2 (66.67%) Mathematics
2 2 (66.67%) Memory Management
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Optimisation
2 2 (66.67%) Workflow
3 1 (33.33%) 3D Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) Video Processing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) HLSL
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) GLSL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Perforce
2 1 (33.33%) Facebook