Period
to 24 September 2021

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 24 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Blender
UK
6 months to
24 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 1032 694 -
Rank change year-on-year -338 - +1175
Permanent jobs citing Blender 10 8 0
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.008% 0.016% -
As % of the Applications category 0.100% 0.27% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 8 0
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £46,250 -
Median % change year-on-year +2.70% - -
UK excluding London median annual salary £32,500 £47,500 -
% change year-on-year -31.58% - -

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 10,016 3,012 11,488
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.17% 6.14% 8.15%
Number of salaries quoted 6,128 2,411 9,092
10th Percentile £25,250 £26,189 £22,500
25th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £27,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £44,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median % change year-on-year -1.11% +20.00% -3.85%
75th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £52,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £77,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £38,000 £39,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year -2.56% +16.42% -4.29%

Blender
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Blender in the UK

Blender
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Blender.

Salary trend for Blender in the UK

Blender
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Blender over the 6 months to 24 September 2021.

Salary histogram for Blender in the UK

Blender
Top 5 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 24 September 2021. 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 -315 10 £47,500 +2.70% 5
London -239 7 £75,000 +66.67% 2
UK excluding London -244 3 £32,500 -31.58% 3
North of England - 3 £32,500 - 3
Yorkshire - 3 £32,500 - 1

For the 6 months to 24 September 2021, 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 8 (80.00%) Animation
2 5 (50.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 5 (50.00%) Unreal Engine
2 5 (50.00%) Maya
2 5 (50.00%) 3D Modelling
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (40.00%) Photoshop
4 3 (30.00%) Social Skills
4 3 (30.00%) 3D Graphics
4 3 (30.00%) Games
4 3 (30.00%) Artificial Intelligence
5 2 (20.00%) Neural Network
5 2 (20.00%) Degree
5 2 (20.00%) Adobe
5 2 (20.00%) C#
5 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (20.00%) .NET
5 2 (20.00%) Sketch
5 2 (20.00%) Computer Vision
5 2 (20.00%) User Experience
5 2 (20.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (10.00%) webpack
6 1 (10.00%) Front End Development
6 1 (10.00%) Use Case
6 1 (10.00%) Customer Requirements
6 1 (10.00%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
6 1 (10.00%) Adobe XD
6 1 (10.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 1 (10.00%) Wireframes

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 5 (50.00%) Maya
2 4 (40.00%) Photoshop
3 2 (20.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (20.00%) Sketch
4 1 (10.00%) 3ds Max
4 1 (10.00%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (10.00%) Adobe XD
4 1 (10.00%) CINEMA 4D
4 1 (10.00%) Figma
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) Broadband
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) webpack
General
1 3 (30.00%) Games
1 3 (30.00%) Social Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Head of Production
2 2 (20.00%) Developer
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Designer
3 1 (10.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (10.00%) Interaction Designer
3 1 (10.00%) Lead Designer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Front-End Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Team Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Artist
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Leader
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (50.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
1 5 (50.00%) Unreal Engine
2 2 (20.00%) .NET
3 1 (10.00%) Babylonjs
3 1 (10.00%) CSS
3 1 (10.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (80.00%) Animation
2 3 (30.00%) 3D Graphics
3 2 (20.00%) User Experience
4 1 (10.00%) 3D Printing
4 1 (10.00%) Graphic Design
4 1 (10.00%) Social Media
4 1 (10.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) 3D Modelling
2 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (30.00%) Artificial Intelligence
4 2 (20.00%) Computer Vision
4 2 (20.00%) Neural Network
5 1 (10.00%) 3D Animation
5 1 (10.00%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 1 (10.00%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (10.00%) Front End Development
5 1 (10.00%) Machine Learning
5 1 (10.00%) Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) Use Case
5 1 (10.00%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
5 1 (10.00%) Web Development
5 1 (10.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) C#
1 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (10.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Adobe