The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Animation in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Animation over the 3 months to 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Animation
Rank 165 162 194
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +32
Permanent jobs citing Animation 13 21 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.39% 0.53% 0.093%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.04% 1.54% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 10 17 2
Average salary £36,250 £32,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.53% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £37,500 £31,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year
- +16.07%
Animation
North West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1248 1362 1478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 37.11% 34.26% 34.50%
Number of salaries quoted 1021 1052 1244
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,050 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Animation
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Animation Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Animation
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Animation Salary Trend in Manchester

Animation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 12 (52.17%) C++
1 12 (52.17%) OpenGL
1 12 (52.17%) Software Engineering
1 12 (52.17%) Mathematics
1 12 (52.17%) Degree
2 11 (47.83%) Games
3 9 (39.13%) 3D Graphics
4 7 (30.43%) Law
4 7 (30.43%) DirectX
4 7 (30.43%) C
4 7 (30.43%) OO
4 7 (30.43%) Physics
4 7 (30.43%) Computer Science
4 7 (30.43%) Game Development
5 6 (26.09%) MS Excel
5 6 (26.09%) MS Visio
6 5 (21.74%) Windows XP
6 5 (21.74%) Python
6 5 (21.74%) Windows
6 5 (21.74%) Photoshop
6 5 (21.74%) CAD
6 5 (21.74%) Project Planning
6 5 (21.74%) Qt
6 5 (21.74%) PyQt
7 4 (17.39%) Kalman Filter
7 4 (17.39%) Document Management
7 4 (17.39%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (17.39%) Interwoven
7 4 (17.39%) Acrobat
7 4 (17.39%) Legal

Animation
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 (4.35%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (26.09%) MS Excel
1 6 (26.09%) MS Visio
2 5 (21.74%) Photoshop
3 4 (17.39%) MS Office
3 4 (17.39%) Acrobat
3 4 (17.39%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (8.70%) Final Cut Pro
4 2 (8.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (8.70%) Adobe After Effects
4 2 (8.70%) MS Project
5 1 (4.35%) Adobe Illustrator
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Dreamweaver
General
1 11 (47.83%) Games
2 7 (30.43%) Law
3 4 (17.39%) Legal
4 3 (13.04%) Marketing
5 2 (8.70%) French Language
5 2 (8.70%) German Language
5 2 (8.70%) Italian Language
5 2 (8.70%) Spanish Language
5 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Software Engineer
2 7 (30.43%) Developer
3 6 (26.09%) C++ Software Engineer
4 5 (21.74%) C++ Developer
4 5 (21.74%) Software Developer
5 4 (17.39%) C++ Software Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Senior C++ Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Marketing Manager
6 2 (8.70%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Excel Specialist
6 2 (8.70%) Documentation Specialist
6 2 (8.70%) Interactive Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Project Manager
6 2 (8.70%) Junior
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Junior Developer
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Software Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Web Designer
7 1 (4.35%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (52.17%) OpenGL
2 7 (30.43%) DirectX
3 5 (21.74%) Qt
3 5 (21.74%) PyQt
4 1 (4.35%) CSS3
4 1 (4.35%) HTML
4 1 (4.35%) CSS
4 1 (4.35%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 12 (52.17%) Mathematics
2 9 (39.13%) 3D Graphics
3 7 (30.43%) Physics
3 7 (30.43%) Computer Science
4 3 (13.04%) Social Media
4 3 (13.04%) Mobile App
5 2 (8.70%) New Media
6 1 (4.35%) Graphic Design
6 1 (4.35%) Blog
6 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Windows
1 5 (21.74%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (52.17%) Software Engineering
2 7 (30.43%) Game Development
2 7 (30.43%) OO
3 5 (21.74%) CAD
3 5 (21.74%) Project Planning
4 4 (17.39%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (17.39%) Workflow
4 4 (17.39%) Document Management
5 3 (13.04%) Workflow Management
6 2 (8.70%) Project Management
6 2 (8.70%) 3D Animation
6 2 (8.70%) Business Development
7 1 (4.35%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (4.35%) Channel Management
7 1 (4.35%) SEO
7 1 (4.35%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 12 (52.17%) C++
2 7 (30.43%) C
3 5 (21.74%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (52.17%) Degree
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.70%) MOS
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
1 4 (17.39%) Interwoven
2 3 (13.04%) Adobe
2 3 (13.04%) ServiceNow
3 1 (4.35%) Facebook
3 1 (4.35%) Twitter