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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Animation
Rank 93 95 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing Animation 5 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.46% 0.50% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.19% 1.47% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 0
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £31,500 £30,250
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +4.13%
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
421 339 388
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 38.73% 33.60% 35.40%
Number of salaries quoted 348 272 315
Average salary £38,500 £40,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.93% -6.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £32,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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 21 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 7 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 7 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 7 (100.00%) User Experience
2 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (71.43%) Objective-C
2 5 (71.43%) Adobe After Effects
2 5 (71.43%) CSS
2 5 (71.43%) Fireworks
2 5 (71.43%) Project Management
2 5 (71.43%) Electronics
2 5 (71.43%) 3D Graphics
2 5 (71.43%) jQuery
2 5 (71.43%) Android
2 5 (71.43%) UX Design
2 5 (71.43%) 3D Modelling
2 5 (71.43%) C++
2 5 (71.43%) HTML
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 5 (71.43%) Apple iOS
3 2 (28.57%) Game Development
3 2 (28.57%) Games

Animation
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

Applications
1 7 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 7 (100.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (71.43%) Adobe After Effects
2 5 (71.43%) Fireworks
General
1 5 (71.43%) Electronics
2 2 (28.57%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) User Experience Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Designer
2 2 (28.57%) Art Worker
2 2 (28.57%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) HTML
1 5 (71.43%) CSS
1 5 (71.43%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) User Experience
2 5 (71.43%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (71.43%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Android
1 5 (71.43%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Project Management
1 5 (71.43%) UX Design
1 5 (71.43%) 3D Modelling
2 2 (28.57%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C++
1 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
1 5 (71.43%) Objective-C