Period
to 18 April 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Houdini skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Houdini over the 6 months to 18 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SideFX Houdini
UK
6 months to
18 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 840 966 1130
Rank change year-on-year +126 +164 +83
Permanent jobs citing Houdini 5 2 1
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.006% 0.002% 0.001%
As % of the Applications category 0.091% 0.024% 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 0
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £46,250 -
Median % change year-on-year -13.51% - -
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 - -

Houdini 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 5,512 8,290 12,481
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 6.55% 7.53% 8.40%
Number of salaries quoted 3,975 6,520 9,338
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,500 £23,000
25th Percentile £31,250 £29,250 £28,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
75th Percentile £57,500 £55,063 £55,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £68,800 £67,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £39,000 £36,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% +2.86% +6.06%

Houdini
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Houdini in the UK

Houdini
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Houdini in the UK

Houdini
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Houdini over the 6 months to 18 April 2021.

Salary histogram for Houdini in the UK

Houdini
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Houdini within the UK over the 6 months to 18 April 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 +126 5 £40,000 -13.51% 1
UK excluding London - 5 £40,000 -
South West - 3 £40,000 -
Work from Home - 2 £47,400 -
East Midlands - 2 £47,400 -
Midlands - 2 £47,400 -

For the 6 months to 18 April 2021, IT jobs citing Houdini 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 Houdini.

1 5 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 5 (100.00%) Maya
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (60.00%) Samba
2 3 (60.00%) NUKE
2 3 (60.00%) Security Monitoring
2 3 (60.00%) Linux Command Line
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
2 3 (60.00%) NFS
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (60.00%) CentOS
2 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 2 (40.00%) Unreal Engine
3 2 (40.00%) FumeFX
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Optimisation
3 2 (40.00%) Games
3 2 (40.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (40.00%) Collaborative Working
3 2 (40.00%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Adobe After Effects
3 2 (40.00%) Visual Effects
3 2 (40.00%) 3ds Max

Houdini
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 (100.00%) Maya
1 5 (100.00%) Photoshop
2 3 (60.00%) NUKE
3 2 (40.00%) 3ds Max
3 2 (40.00%) Adobe After Effects
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) FumeFX
General
1 2 (40.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Administrator
1 3 (60.00%) Linux Administrator
1 3 (60.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 3 (60.00%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) Designer
3 1 (20.00%) Games Artist
3 1 (20.00%) Games Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
1 2 (40.00%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (40.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (40.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) CentOS
1 3 (60.00%) Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
1 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Security Monitoring
2 2 (40.00%) Collaborative Working
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Optimisation
2 2 (40.00%) Visual Effects
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (60.00%) NFS
1 3 (60.00%) Samba
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Red Hat