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

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Animation
Rank 239 227 247
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +20
Permanent jobs citing Animation 12 22 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.19% 0.32% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.51% 0.91% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 9 17 10
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +22.64%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £29,500
% change year-on-year
- +10.16%
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
2352 2419 2558
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 36.87% 34.70% 34.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1864 1861 2094
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
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 6 July 2015. 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 -3 12 £37,500 +15.38%
Animation
England

Animation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 12 (41.38%) OpenGL
1 12 (41.38%) C++
1 12 (41.38%) Software Engineering
1 12 (41.38%) Mathematics
1 12 (41.38%) Degree
2 11 (37.93%) Games
3 9 (31.03%) 3D Graphics
4 8 (27.59%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (24.14%) Law
5 7 (24.14%) HTML
5 7 (24.14%) C
5 7 (24.14%) CSS
5 7 (24.14%) OO
5 7 (24.14%) DirectX
5 7 (24.14%) Adobe
5 7 (24.14%) Physics
5 7 (24.14%) Computer Science
5 7 (24.14%) HTML5
5 7 (24.14%) Game Development
5 7 (24.14%) CSS3
6 6 (20.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
6 6 (20.69%) MS Visio
6 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
7 5 (17.24%) Adobe Illustrator
7 5 (17.24%) CMS
7 5 (17.24%) SEO
7 5 (17.24%) Project Planning
7 5 (17.24%) Photoshop
7 5 (17.24%) Windows XP

Animation
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (17.24%) CMS
2 4 (13.79%) Joomla!
2 4 (13.79%) Drupal
2 4 (13.79%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (27.59%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (20.69%) MS Excel
2 6 (20.69%) MS Visio
2 6 (20.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 5 (17.24%) Photoshop
3 5 (17.24%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (13.79%) Acrobat
4 4 (13.79%) MS Office
5 2 (6.90%) MS Project
5 2 (6.90%) Adobe After Effects
5 2 (6.90%) Final Cut Pro
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) HTTP
1 2 (6.90%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Dreamweaver
General
1 11 (37.93%) Games
2 7 (24.14%) Law
3 4 (13.79%) Legal
3 4 (13.79%) Multimedia
4 3 (10.34%) Marketing
5 2 (6.90%) French Language
5 2 (6.90%) German Language
5 2 (6.90%) Italian Language
5 2 (6.90%) Spanish Language
5 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) Developer
2 12 (41.38%) Software Engineer
3 6 (20.69%) C++ Software Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) C++ Developer
4 5 (17.24%) Software Developer
5 4 (13.79%) PHP Developer
5 4 (13.79%) C++ Software Developer
6 3 (10.34%) Designer
6 3 (10.34%) Digital Designer
7 2 (6.90%) Senior C++ Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Marketing Manager
7 2 (6.90%) PHP Web Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Excel Specialist
7 2 (6.90%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Documentation Specialist
7 2 (6.90%) Interactive Developer
7 2 (6.90%) Project Manager
7 2 (6.90%) Junior
7 2 (6.90%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (41.38%) OpenGL
2 7 (24.14%) DirectX
2 7 (24.14%) HTML
2 7 (24.14%) CSS
2 7 (24.14%) HTML5
2 7 (24.14%) CSS3
3 5 (17.24%) PyQt
3 5 (17.24%) Qt
4 4 (13.79%) Flash
4 4 (13.79%) jQuery
5 2 (6.90%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (41.38%) Mathematics
2 9 (31.03%) 3D Graphics
3 7 (24.14%) Physics
3 7 (24.14%) Computer Science
4 4 (13.79%) Video Editing
5 3 (10.34%) Mobile App
5 3 (10.34%) Social Media
6 2 (6.90%) New Media
7 1 (3.45%) Graphic Design
7 1 (3.45%) Blog
7 1 (3.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.24%) Windows
1 5 (17.24%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (41.38%) Software Engineering
2 7 (24.14%) OO
2 7 (24.14%) Game Development
3 5 (17.24%) Project Planning
3 5 (17.24%) CAD
3 5 (17.24%) SEO
4 4 (13.79%) Workflow
4 4 (13.79%) Pay per click
4 4 (13.79%) Content Management
4 4 (13.79%) Document Management
4 4 (13.79%) Web Development
4 4 (13.79%) Analytics
4 4 (13.79%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (10.34%) Workflow Management
6 2 (6.90%) Project Management
6 2 (6.90%) 3D Animation
6 2 (6.90%) Business Development
7 1 (3.45%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (3.45%) Channel Management
7 1 (3.45%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 12 (41.38%) C++
2 7 (24.14%) C
3 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
4 5 (17.24%) Python
5 4 (13.79%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (41.38%) Degree
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.90%) MOS
Vendors
1 7 (24.14%) Adobe
2 4 (13.79%) Interwoven
2 4 (13.79%) Google
2 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.34%) ServiceNow
4 1 (3.45%) Facebook
4 1 (3.45%) Twitter
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