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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Animation
Rank 177 170 180
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +10
Permanent jobs citing Animation 14 7 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.35% 0.19% 0.027%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.10% 0.60% 0.081%
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 1
Average salary £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,250 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.43% -6.92%
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
1270 1162 1241
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 31.55% 31.52% 33.05%
Number of salaries quoted 992 968 1066
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 October 2014, 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 24 (72.73%) Windows
2 17 (51.52%) Python
3 14 (42.42%) Mac OS X
3 14 (42.42%) Linux
3 14 (42.42%) C
3 14 (42.42%) C++
3 14 (42.42%) User Experience
4 13 (39.39%) 3D Modelling
5 12 (36.36%) Apple iOS
5 12 (36.36%) Mobile App
6 11 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
6 11 (33.33%) Android
6 11 (33.33%) Adobe After Effects
6 11 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 11 (33.33%) Adobe
6 11 (33.33%) 3D Graphics
6 11 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
6 11 (33.33%) InDesign
6 11 (33.33%) Web Design
6 11 (33.33%) HTML
6 11 (33.33%) Photoshop
6 11 (33.33%) CSS
7 10 (30.30%) Web Development
8 9 (27.27%) Games
9 6 (18.18%) Time Management
10 5 (15.15%) Mathematics
10 5 (15.15%) Automated Testing
10 5 (15.15%) OpenGL
10 5 (15.15%) CAD
10 5 (15.15%) SVG

Animation
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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.

Applications
1 11 (33.33%) Adobe After Effects
1 11 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
1 11 (33.33%) InDesign
1 11 (33.33%) Photoshop
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Xcode
General
1 9 (27.27%) Games
2 4 (12.12%) Automotive
2 4 (12.12%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 13 (39.39%) Software Engineer
2 11 (33.33%) Designer
3 7 (21.21%) Developer
4 6 (18.18%) Software Developer
4 6 (18.18%) Senior Designer
4 6 (18.18%) UI Designer
4 6 (18.18%) Senior UI Designer
5 4 (12.12%) Creative Director
6 3 (9.09%) Python Developer
6 3 (9.09%) C++ Software Developer
6 3 (9.09%) C++ Software Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) QA Tester
6 3 (9.09%) Digital Designer
6 3 (9.09%) Games Developer
6 3 (9.09%) C++ Developer
6 3 (9.09%) Tester
7 2 (6.06%) Test Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) QA Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Software Test Engineer
8 1 (3.03%) Photoshop Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (33.33%) HTML
1 11 (33.33%) CSS
2 5 (15.15%) OpenGL
2 5 (15.15%) SVG
3 3 (9.09%) Qt
3 3 (9.09%) PyQt
4 1 (3.03%) Core Animation
4 1 (3.03%) UIKit
4 1 (3.03%) Cocoa
Miscellaneous
1 14 (42.42%) User Experience
2 12 (36.36%) Mobile App
3 11 (33.33%) 3D Graphics
4 5 (15.15%) Mathematics
5 3 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 24 (72.73%) Windows
2 14 (42.42%) Mac OS X
2 14 (42.42%) Linux
3 12 (36.36%) Apple iOS
4 11 (33.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (39.39%) 3D Modelling
2 11 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 11 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 11 (33.33%) Web Design
3 10 (30.30%) Web Development
4 6 (18.18%) Time Management
5 5 (15.15%) Automated Testing
5 5 (15.15%) CAD
6 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (9.09%) Project Planning
7 3 (9.09%) Software Testing
7 3 (9.09%) Manual Testing
7 3 (9.09%) HOOD
7 3 (9.09%) Workflow
7 3 (9.09%) 3D Animation
7 3 (9.09%) Mentoring
8 1 (3.03%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (51.52%) Python
2 14 (42.42%) C
2 14 (42.42%) C++
3 3 (9.09%) Lua
3 3 (9.09%) Perl
4 1 (3.03%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (33.33%) Adobe
2 1 (3.03%) Apple
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