Period
to 25 May 2018

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 25 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Blender
UK
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1165 1185 1287
Rank change year-on-year +20 +102 +18
Permanent jobs citing Blender 12 2 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.007% 0.001% 0.004%
As % of the Applications category 0.082% 0.014% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 4
UK median annual salary £40,000 £41,750 £28,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.19% +49.11% -36.00%
10th Percentile £26,750 £28,825 £21,050
90th Percentile £60,000 £59,275 £36,375
UK excluding London median annual salary £41,250 £28,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year +44.74% -18.57% -30.00%

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 14,615 14,662 19,293
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.40% 8.67% 9.61%
Number of salaries quoted 11,397 11,756 15,650
UK median annual salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.35% +5.71%
10th Percentile £21,500 £22,000 £21,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £63,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £34,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +4.62% - -

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 25 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Blender in the UK

Blender
Top 9 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 25 May 2018. 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 +4 12 £40,000 -4.19% 4
UK excluding London +9 9 £41,250 +44.74% 4
North of England -4 4 £40,000 +40.35%
Yorkshire +16 3 £40,000 +40.35%
London -4 3 £28,500 -48.18%
South East - 3 £42,500 -
West Midlands - 2 £32,500 - 1
Midlands - 2 £32,500 - 1
North West - 1 £70,000 -

For the 6 months to 25 May 2018, IT jobs citing Blender also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for Blender.

1 9 (75.00%) Games
1 9 (75.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
1 9 (75.00%) Unreal Engine
2 7 (58.33%) C#
2 7 (58.33%) Photoshop
3 6 (50.00%) Animation
4 5 (41.67%) Maya
4 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
5 4 (33.33%) Game Development
5 4 (33.33%) Oculus Rift
5 4 (33.33%) C++
5 4 (33.33%) Python
5 4 (33.33%) Java
5 4 (33.33%) Mathematics
5 4 (33.33%) Android
6 3 (25.00%) Marketing
6 3 (25.00%) Rapid Prototyping
6 3 (25.00%) Hibernate
6 3 (25.00%) SQL
6 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
6 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (25.00%) Adobe
6 3 (25.00%) AngularJS
6 3 (25.00%) Prototyping
7 2 (16.67%) HTC Vive
7 2 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (16.67%) Apple iOS
7 2 (16.67%) HLSL
7 2 (16.67%) Three.js
7 2 (16.67%) Elasticsearch

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Photoshop
2 5 (41.67%) Maya
3 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (16.67%) 3ds Max
4 2 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 2 (16.67%) Google Cloud Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Ant
1 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (16.67%) Maven
1 2 (16.67%) TeamCity
2 1 (8.33%) Cucumber
2 1 (8.33%) JUnit
2 1 (8.33%) Mockito
2 1 (8.33%) Selenium
2 1 (8.33%) Subversion
2 1 (8.33%) TestNG
General
1 9 (75.00%) Games
2 3 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) Designer
3 4 (33.33%) Games Developer
4 3 (25.00%) Games Designer
4 3 (25.00%) Senior Designer
4 3 (25.00%) Senior Games Designer
5 2 (16.67%) 3D Designer
5 2 (16.67%) 3D Modeller
6 1 (8.33%) Automation Test Lead
6 1 (8.33%) C# Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Development Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Interactive Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Junior Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Lead Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Senior Games Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Senior Interactive Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Test Automation Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
1 9 (75.00%) Unreal Engine
2 3 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 3 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 2 (16.67%) CSS
3 2 (16.67%) CSS3
3 2 (16.67%) Ext JS
3 2 (16.67%) HTML
3 2 (16.67%) HTML5
3 2 (16.67%) Memcached
3 2 (16.67%) Node.js
3 2 (16.67%) Ruby on Rails
3 2 (16.67%) Spring MVC
3 2 (16.67%) Three.js
3 2 (16.67%) WebGL
4 1 (8.33%) Gherkin
4 1 (8.33%) J2EE
4 1 (8.33%) Spring
4 1 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Animation
2 4 (33.33%) Oculus Rift
3 2 (16.67%) Client/Server
3 2 (16.67%) Computer Science
3 2 (16.67%) HTC Vive
3 2 (16.67%) User Experience
4 1 (8.33%) Smartphone
4 1 (8.33%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Android
2 2 (16.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (16.67%) Unix
2 2 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Game Development
1 4 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 3 (25.00%) Prototyping
2 3 (25.00%) Rapid Prototyping
3 2 (16.67%) 3D Animation
3 2 (16.67%) 3D Modelling
3 2 (16.67%) Memory Management
3 2 (16.67%) Open Source
3 2 (16.67%) Performance Optimisation
3 2 (16.67%) Physics
3 2 (16.67%) Workflow
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (8.33%) DevOps
4 1 (8.33%) OOP
4 1 (8.33%) Scrum
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) TDD
4 1 (8.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) C#
2 5 (41.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (33.33%) C++
3 4 (33.33%) Java
3 4 (33.33%) Python
4 3 (25.00%) SQL
5 2 (16.67%) Go
5 2 (16.67%) HLSL
5 2 (16.67%) Perl
5 2 (16.67%) PHP
5 2 (16.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (16.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (16.67%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Adobe
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Google
2 2 (16.67%) Perforce
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle