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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Animation
Rank 244 234 248
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +14
Permanent jobs citing Animation 19 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.25% 0.12% 0.056%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.79% 0.37% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 18 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 £39,350 £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
2409 2187 2298
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 32.01% 32.22% 32.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1960 1784 1962
Average salary £39,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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 24 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 24 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 +8 19 £31,500 -3.07% 1
Animation
England

Animation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 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 22 (57.89%) Windows
2 21 (55.26%) Python
3 15 (39.47%) Linux
3 15 (39.47%) C++
4 14 (36.84%) User Experience
5 12 (31.58%) C
5 12 (31.58%) Adobe
5 12 (31.58%) Mac OS X
5 12 (31.58%) Web Design
5 12 (31.58%) Adobe After Effects
6 11 (28.95%) Apple iOS
6 11 (28.95%) Android
6 11 (28.95%) Adobe Illustrator
6 11 (28.95%) InDesign
6 11 (28.95%) CSS
6 11 (28.95%) HTML
6 11 (28.95%) Photoshop
6 11 (28.95%) Responsive Web Design
6 11 (28.95%) Mobile App
7 10 (26.32%) 3D Modelling
7 10 (26.32%) Web Development
8 9 (23.68%) Software Engineering
8 9 (23.68%) QA
9 8 (21.05%) 3D Graphics
10 7 (18.42%) Games
10 7 (18.42%) OpenGL
10 7 (18.42%) CAD
10 7 (18.42%) Automated Testing
10 7 (18.42%) Mathematics
10 7 (18.42%) Analytical Skills

Animation
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 (31.58%) Adobe After Effects
2 11 (28.95%) Photoshop
2 11 (28.95%) Adobe Illustrator
2 11 (28.95%) InDesign
3 1 (2.63%) MS Office
3 1 (2.63%) Maya
3 1 (2.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
General
1 7 (18.42%) Games
2 5 (13.16%) Marketing
3 4 (10.53%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 12 (31.58%) Software Engineer
1 12 (31.58%) Designer
2 8 (21.05%) QA Engineer
3 6 (15.79%) Senior Designer
3 6 (15.79%) Senior UI Designer
3 6 (15.79%) UI Designer
4 4 (10.53%) QA Tester
4 4 (10.53%) Creative Director
4 4 (10.53%) Tester
4 4 (10.53%) Quality Engineer
4 4 (10.53%) Test Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) C++ Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Software Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Python Developer
5 3 (7.89%) C++ Software Developer
5 3 (7.89%) Software Test Engineer
5 3 (7.89%) Digital Designer
6 2 (5.26%) C++ Software Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Graphic Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (28.95%) HTML
1 11 (28.95%) CSS
2 7 (18.42%) OpenGL
3 5 (13.16%) SVG
4 3 (7.89%) Qt
4 3 (7.89%) PyQt
Miscellaneous
1 14 (36.84%) User Experience
2 11 (28.95%) Mobile App
3 8 (21.05%) 3D Graphics
4 7 (18.42%) Mathematics
4 7 (18.42%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.63%) Social Media
5 1 (2.63%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.63%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 22 (57.89%) Windows
2 15 (39.47%) Linux
3 12 (31.58%) Mac OS X
4 11 (28.95%) Android
4 11 (28.95%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (31.58%) Web Design
2 11 (28.95%) Responsive Web Design
3 10 (26.32%) 3D Modelling
3 10 (26.32%) Web Development
4 9 (23.68%) Software Engineering
5 7 (18.42%) Automated Testing
5 7 (18.42%) CAD
6 4 (10.53%) Workflow
6 4 (10.53%) Software Testing
6 4 (10.53%) Manual Testing
7 3 (7.89%) Time Management
7 3 (7.89%) 3D Animation
7 3 (7.89%) HOOD
7 3 (7.89%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (5.26%) Project Planning
8 2 (5.26%) Mentoring
8 2 (5.26%) Image Processing
8 2 (5.26%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (55.26%) Python
2 15 (39.47%) C++
3 12 (31.58%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (23.68%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (31.58%) Adobe
2 1 (2.63%) Twitter
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