The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Animation in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Animation over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Animation
Rank 236 239 240
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +1
Permanent jobs citing Animation 18 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.24% 0.12% 0.055%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.75% 0.37% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 17 5 4
Average salary £31,500 £32,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.07% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £20,800
10% offered a salary of more than £39,800 £44,000 £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £27,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -15.38%
Animation
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2403 2154 2333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 32.07% 31.89% 32.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1961 1758 1990
Average salary £38,750 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Animation
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Animation Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Animation
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Animation Salary Trend in the North West

Animation
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Animation across the North West region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Animation Salary Histogram in the North West

Animation
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Animation within the North West region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -7 18 £31,500 -3.07% 3
Animation
England

Animation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 23 (62.16%) Windows
2 20 (54.05%) Python
3 15 (40.54%) Linux
3 15 (40.54%) C++
4 14 (37.84%) User Experience
5 13 (35.14%) C
5 13 (35.14%) Mac OS X
6 12 (32.43%) Adobe
6 12 (32.43%) Web Design
6 12 (32.43%) Adobe After Effects
7 11 (29.73%) Apple iOS
7 11 (29.73%) Android
7 11 (29.73%) 3D Modelling
7 11 (29.73%) Adobe Illustrator
7 11 (29.73%) InDesign
7 11 (29.73%) CSS
7 11 (29.73%) HTML
7 11 (29.73%) Photoshop
7 11 (29.73%) Responsive Web Design
7 11 (29.73%) Mobile App
8 10 (27.03%) Software Engineering
8 10 (27.03%) Web Development
9 9 (24.32%) 3D Graphics
10 8 (21.62%) Games
11 7 (18.92%) OpenGL
11 7 (18.92%) CAD
11 7 (18.92%) Mathematics
11 7 (18.92%) QA
11 7 (18.92%) Automated Testing
12 6 (16.22%) Analytical Skills

Animation
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 12 (32.43%) Adobe After Effects
2 11 (29.73%) Adobe Illustrator
2 11 (29.73%) InDesign
2 11 (29.73%) Photoshop
3 1 (2.70%) MS Office
3 1 (2.70%) Maya
3 1 (2.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
General
1 8 (21.62%) Games
2 5 (13.51%) Marketing
3 4 (10.81%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 13 (35.14%) Software Engineer
2 12 (32.43%) Designer
3 6 (16.22%) QA Engineer
3 6 (16.22%) UI Designer
3 6 (16.22%) Senior Designer
3 6 (16.22%) Senior UI Designer
4 4 (10.81%) Developer
4 4 (10.81%) Software Developer
4 4 (10.81%) Tester
4 4 (10.81%) Creative Director
4 4 (10.81%) QA Tester
5 3 (8.11%) Digital Designer
5 3 (8.11%) C++ Software Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Python Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Software Test Engineer
5 3 (8.11%) C++ Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Test Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Quality Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Production Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (29.73%) CSS
1 11 (29.73%) HTML
2 7 (18.92%) OpenGL
3 5 (13.51%) SVG
4 3 (8.11%) Qt
4 3 (8.11%) PyQt
Miscellaneous
1 14 (37.84%) User Experience
2 11 (29.73%) Mobile App
3 9 (24.32%) 3D Graphics
4 7 (18.92%) Mathematics
5 6 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.70%) Digital Media
6 1 (2.70%) Social Media
6 1 (2.70%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 23 (62.16%) Windows
2 15 (40.54%) Linux
3 13 (35.14%) Mac OS X
4 11 (29.73%) Apple iOS
4 11 (29.73%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (32.43%) Web Design
2 11 (29.73%) 3D Modelling
2 11 (29.73%) Responsive Web Design
3 10 (27.03%) Software Engineering
3 10 (27.03%) Web Development
4 7 (18.92%) CAD
4 7 (18.92%) Automated Testing
5 4 (10.81%) Workflow
5 4 (10.81%) Software Testing
5 4 (10.81%) Manual Testing
5 4 (10.81%) Time Management
6 3 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (8.11%) HOOD
6 3 (8.11%) 3D Animation
7 2 (5.41%) Mentoring
7 2 (5.41%) Project Planning
7 2 (5.41%) Image Processing
8 1 (2.70%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (54.05%) Python
2 15 (40.54%) C++
3 13 (35.14%) C
4 1 (2.70%) Lua
4 1 (2.70%) Perl
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.92%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (32.43%) Adobe
2 1 (2.70%) Twitter
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