The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Animation in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Animation over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Animation
Rank 94 100 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing Animation 3 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.27% 0.45% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.70% 1.22% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 0
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £31,500 £29,750
% change year-on-year
+1.58% +5.88%
Animation
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
427 410 373
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 38.85% 37.04% 35.52%
Number of salaries quoted 341 332 306
Average salary £38,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.41% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,050 £30,000 £24,800
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Animation
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Animation Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Animation
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Animation Salary Trend in Kent

Animation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 5 (83.33%) Photoshop
1 5 (83.33%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (83.33%) User Experience
2 4 (66.67%) jQuery
2 4 (66.67%) CSS
2 4 (66.67%) HTML
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 3 (50.00%) Fireworks
3 3 (50.00%) Project Management
3 3 (50.00%) Electronics
3 3 (50.00%) 3D Graphics
3 3 (50.00%) Games
3 3 (50.00%) Objective-C
3 3 (50.00%) Android
3 3 (50.00%) UX Design
3 3 (50.00%) 3D Modelling
3 3 (50.00%) Apple iOS
3 3 (50.00%) Adobe After Effects
3 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (50.00%) C++
4 2 (33.33%) Game Development
5 1 (16.67%) HTML5
5 1 (16.67%) CSS3
5 1 (16.67%) Sass
5 1 (16.67%) LESS
5 1 (16.67%) Marketing
5 1 (16.67%) Web Development
5 1 (16.67%) Graphic Design
5 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) Multimedia

Animation
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Photoshop
1 5 (83.33%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (50.00%) Adobe After Effects
2 3 (50.00%) Fireworks
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
General
1 3 (50.00%) Electronics
1 3 (50.00%) Games
2 1 (16.67%) Multimedia
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) User Experience Manager
2 2 (33.33%) Designer
2 2 (33.33%) Art Worker
2 2 (33.33%) UI Designer
3 1 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
1 4 (66.67%) CSS
1 4 (66.67%) jQuery
2 1 (16.67%) HTML5
2 1 (16.67%) CSS3
2 1 (16.67%) Sass
2 1 (16.67%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) User Experience
2 3 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (50.00%) 3D Graphics
3 1 (16.67%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Android
1 3 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Project Management
1 3 (50.00%) UX Design
1 3 (50.00%) 3D Modelling
2 2 (33.33%) Game Development
3 1 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Web Development
3 1 (16.67%) OO
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) C++
2 3 (50.00%) Objective-C
3 1 (16.67%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) SQL