The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Animation in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Animation over the 3 months to 22 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Animation
Rank 106 102 86
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -16
Permanent jobs citing Animation 2 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.13% 0.071% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.33% 0.21% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £55,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £27,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -15.38%
Animation
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Miscellaneous Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
605 486 367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 40.50% 34.39% 29.72%
Number of salaries quoted 376 336 233
Average salary £40,000 £41,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.19% +4.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,250 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Animation
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Animation across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Animation Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Animation
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Animation across the Edinburgh region.

Animation Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Animation
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Animation also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Animation.

1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
1 2 (100.00%) Publishing
1 2 (100.00%) Games
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Physics
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 2 (100.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
1 2 (100.00%) Unreal Engine
1 2 (100.00%) CryEngine

Animation
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Animation also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Animation. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 2 (100.00%) Publishing
1 2 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Programmer
1 2 (100.00%) Games Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
1 2 (100.00%) Unreal Engine
1 2 (100.00%) CryEngine
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (100.00%) Physics
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C
1 2 (100.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree