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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Animation
Rank 173 170 187
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +17
Permanent jobs citing Animation 8 16 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.21% 0.42% 0.050%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.63% 1.29% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 6 16 2
Average salary £32,500 £36,500 £20,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.95% +80.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £25,000 £20,050
10% offered a salary of more than £33,750 £40,000 £20,450
UK excluding London average salary £41,800 £36,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+14.52% +21.66%
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
1269 1245 1309
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 32.76% 32.69% 32.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1068 976 1109
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £34,700
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% +5.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,950 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £49,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 4 March 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 16 (51.61%) Python
2 14 (45.16%) QA
3 11 (35.48%) C++
4 9 (29.03%) HTML
4 9 (29.03%) JavaScript
4 9 (29.03%) Photoshop
4 9 (29.03%) CSS
4 9 (29.03%) jQuery
4 9 (29.03%) HTML5
4 9 (29.03%) CSS3
4 9 (29.03%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (25.81%) AngularJS
5 8 (25.81%) Node.js
5 8 (25.81%) Linux
6 7 (22.58%) Git (software)
7 6 (19.35%) Games
7 6 (19.35%) Degree
7 6 (19.35%) 3D Animation
8 5 (16.13%) Mathematics
8 5 (16.13%) Software Engineering
8 5 (16.13%) Test Management
8 5 (16.13%) OpenGL
8 5 (16.13%) Windows
9 4 (12.90%) Web Design
10 3 (9.68%) Software Testing
10 3 (9.68%) Music Industry
10 3 (9.68%) Physics
10 3 (9.68%) Computer Science
10 3 (9.68%) Manual Testing
10 3 (9.68%) Game Development

Animation
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 8 (25.81%) Node.js
Applications
1 9 (29.03%) Photoshop
2 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.45%) MS Visio
2 2 (6.45%) MS Project
3 1 (3.23%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (3.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (22.58%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (19.35%) Games
2 3 (9.68%) Music Industry
2 3 (9.68%) Law
3 1 (3.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (45.16%) QA Engineer
2 10 (32.26%) Developer
3 9 (29.03%) Front-End Developer
4 8 (25.81%) Software Engineer
5 7 (22.58%) Quality Engineer
6 5 (16.13%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 5 (16.13%) Senior Developer
7 4 (12.90%) Test Engineer
8 3 (9.68%) Software Test Engineer
8 3 (9.68%) QA Tester
8 3 (9.68%) Tester
9 2 (6.45%) Project Manager
9 2 (6.45%) C++ Software Engineer
10 1 (3.23%) C++ Developer
10 1 (3.23%) Graphic Designer
10 1 (3.23%) Designer
10 1 (3.23%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (29.03%) HTML
1 9 (29.03%) CSS
1 9 (29.03%) jQuery
1 9 (29.03%) HTML5
1 9 (29.03%) CSS3
2 8 (25.81%) AngularJS
3 5 (16.13%) OpenGL
4 3 (9.68%) DirectX
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (16.13%) Mathematics
3 3 (9.68%) Physics
3 3 (9.68%) Computer Science
4 2 (6.45%) New Media
5 1 (3.23%) Social Media
5 1 (3.23%) Mobile Games
5 1 (3.23%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.81%) Linux
2 5 (16.13%) Windows
3 3 (9.68%) Windows XP
4 2 (6.45%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (19.35%) 3D Animation
2 5 (16.13%) Software Engineering
2 5 (16.13%) Test Management
3 4 (12.90%) Web Design
4 3 (9.68%) Software Testing
4 3 (9.68%) Manual Testing
4 3 (9.68%) Game Development
4 3 (9.68%) OO
4 3 (9.68%) Workflow
4 3 (9.68%) Performance Improvement
5 2 (6.45%) CAD
5 2 (6.45%) Project Management
5 2 (6.45%) Image Processing
5 2 (6.45%) Automated Testing
5 2 (6.45%) Business Development
6 1 (3.23%) Time Management
6 1 (3.23%) OOP
6 1 (3.23%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 16 (51.61%) Python
2 11 (35.48%) C++
3 9 (29.03%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.45%) C
5 1 (3.23%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (19.35%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (45.16%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.23%) Adobe
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