Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

SideFX Houdini
UK
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1174 1221 1308
Rank change year-on-year +47 +87 -
Permanent jobs citing Houdini 8 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.004% 0.002% 0.000%
As % of the Applications category 0.051% 0.024% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 9 3 1
UK median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +20.00% -
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £41,000 -
% change year-on-year +9.76% - -

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 15660 16592 21281
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.67% 8.72% 9.86%
Number of salaries quoted 12206 13617 17058
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%

Houdini
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Houdini in the UK

Houdini
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Houdini in the UK

Houdini
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Houdini over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Houdini in the UK

Houdini
Top 7 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 22 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
UK excluding London +47 8 £45,000 +9.76% 3
England +25 8 £45,000 -21.74% 2
South West - 6 £45,000 - 2
Scotland -13 2 £45,000 +9.76% 1
East of England - 1 £30,000 -
West Midlands - 1 - -
Midlands - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, IT jobs citing Houdini 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 Houdini.

1 7 (87.50%) Maya
1 7 (87.50%) NUKE
2 6 (75.00%) Security Monitoring
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 6 (75.00%) Samba
2 6 (75.00%) Animation
2 6 (75.00%) CentOS
2 6 (75.00%) Photoshop
2 6 (75.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) Linux
2 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 6 (75.00%) NFS
3 5 (62.50%) Firmware
3 5 (62.50%) LAN
3 5 (62.50%) WAN
3 5 (62.50%) 3D Rendering
3 5 (62.50%) 3D Animation
3 5 (62.50%) Visual Effects
3 5 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (37.50%) Games
5 1 (12.50%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) Adobe
5 1 (12.50%) C#
5 1 (12.50%) C++
5 1 (12.50%) Python
5 1 (12.50%) CINEMA 4D
5 1 (12.50%) Degree

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 7 (87.50%) Maya
1 7 (87.50%) NUKE
2 6 (75.00%) Photoshop
3 1 (12.50%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (12.50%) CINEMA 4D
3 1 (12.50%) ZBrush
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) LAN
1 5 (62.50%) WAN
General
1 3 (37.50%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Linux Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) Windows Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Linux Support
2 3 (37.50%) Linux Support Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Support Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Graphic Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Motion Graphics Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Artist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Animation
2 5 (62.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (12.50%) Blog
3 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (12.50%) Motion Graphics
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) CentOS
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
1 6 (75.00%) Windows 7
1 6 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Security Monitoring
2 5 (62.50%) 3D Animation
2 5 (62.50%) 3D Rendering
2 5 (62.50%) Visual Effects
3 1 (12.50%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (12.50%) Game Development
3 1 (12.50%) Texturing
3 1 (12.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C#
1 1 (12.50%) C++
1 1 (12.50%) HLSL
1 1 (12.50%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (75.00%) NFS
1 6 (75.00%) Samba
2 5 (62.50%) Firmware
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (12.50%) Adobe
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft