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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Animation
Rank 167 165 187
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +22
Permanent jobs citing Animation 13 18 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.36% 0.45% 0.072%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.97% 1.37% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 11 14 1
Average salary £35,000 £33,750 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £32,250 £31,500 £29,500
% change year-on-year
+2.38% +6.77%
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
1334 1316 1377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 37.10% 32.97% 33.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1065 1006 1131
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 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,000 £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 28 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 13 (52.00%) C++
1 13 (52.00%) Software Engineering
2 12 (48.00%) Degree
2 12 (48.00%) OpenGL
2 12 (48.00%) Mathematics
3 11 (44.00%) Games
4 9 (36.00%) 3D Graphics
5 8 (32.00%) C
6 7 (28.00%) DirectX
6 7 (28.00%) OO
6 7 (28.00%) Law
6 7 (28.00%) Physics
6 7 (28.00%) Computer Science
6 7 (28.00%) Game Development
7 6 (24.00%) PyQt
7 6 (24.00%) Project Planning
7 6 (24.00%) Windows
7 6 (24.00%) Python
7 6 (24.00%) MS Excel
7 6 (24.00%) MS Visio
8 5 (20.00%) CAD
8 5 (20.00%) Windows XP
8 5 (20.00%) Photoshop
8 5 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
8 5 (20.00%) Qt
9 4 (16.00%) Kalman Filter
9 4 (16.00%) Legal
9 4 (16.00%) Workflow
9 4 (16.00%) Document Management
9 4 (16.00%) MS Office

Animation
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 2 (8.00%) CMS
2 1 (4.00%) Joomla!
2 1 (4.00%) WordPress
2 1 (4.00%) Drupal
Applications
1 6 (24.00%) MS Excel
1 6 (24.00%) MS Visio
2 5 (20.00%) Photoshop
2 5 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (16.00%) MS Office
3 4 (16.00%) Acrobat
4 3 (12.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (8.00%) Final Cut Pro
5 2 (8.00%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (8.00%) Adobe After Effects
5 2 (8.00%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Dreamweaver
General
1 11 (44.00%) Games
2 7 (28.00%) Law
3 4 (16.00%) Legal
4 3 (12.00%) Marketing
5 2 (8.00%) French Language
5 2 (8.00%) German Language
5 2 (8.00%) Italian Language
5 2 (8.00%) Spanish Language
5 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
6 1 (4.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Software Engineer
2 9 (36.00%) Developer
3 6 (24.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 6 (24.00%) Software Developer
4 5 (20.00%) C++ Developer
5 4 (16.00%) C++ Software Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Documentation Specialist
6 2 (8.00%) Interactive Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Senior C++ Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Excel Specialist
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Junior Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Software Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Marketing Manager
6 2 (8.00%) Project Manager
6 2 (8.00%) Junior
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Web Developer
7 1 (4.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (48.00%) OpenGL
2 7 (28.00%) DirectX
3 6 (24.00%) PyQt
4 5 (20.00%) Qt
5 2 (8.00%) CSS3
5 2 (8.00%) HTML5
5 2 (8.00%) CSS
5 2 (8.00%) HTML
6 1 (4.00%) Flash
6 1 (4.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 12 (48.00%) Mathematics
2 9 (36.00%) 3D Graphics
3 7 (28.00%) Physics
3 7 (28.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (12.00%) Social Media
4 3 (12.00%) Mobile App
5 2 (8.00%) New Media
6 1 (4.00%) Graphic Design
6 1 (4.00%) Video Editing
6 1 (4.00%) User Experience
6 1 (4.00%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) Windows
2 5 (20.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (4.00%) Linux
3 1 (4.00%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) Software Engineering
2 7 (28.00%) OO
2 7 (28.00%) Game Development
3 6 (24.00%) Project Planning
4 5 (20.00%) CAD
5 4 (16.00%) Kalman Filter
5 4 (16.00%) Workflow
5 4 (16.00%) Document Management
6 3 (12.00%) Workflow Management
7 2 (8.00%) Business Development
7 2 (8.00%) 3D Animation
7 2 (8.00%) SEO
7 2 (8.00%) Project Management
8 1 (4.00%) Content Management
8 1 (4.00%) Web Design
8 1 (4.00%) Pay per click
8 1 (4.00%) Web Development
8 1 (4.00%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (4.00%) Analytics
8 1 (4.00%) Channel Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (52.00%) C++
2 8 (32.00%) C
3 6 (24.00%) Python
4 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (48.00%) Degree
2 2 (8.00%) MOS
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (16.00%) Adobe
1 4 (16.00%) Interwoven
2 3 (12.00%) ServiceNow
3 1 (4.00%) Google
3 1 (4.00%) Facebook
3 1 (4.00%) Twitter
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Greater Manchester
Verticality Ltd
Salary: to £30k DOE + Extensive benefits
Posted: 5 days ago