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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Animation
Rank 218 210 242
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +32
Permanent jobs citing Animation 20 28 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.33% 0.41% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.91% 1.21% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 16 24 10
Average salary £31,250 £32,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +22.64%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £28,000
% change year-on-year
- +16.07%
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
2196 2305 2410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 36.04% 34.12% 33.37%
Number of salaries quoted 1754 1795 1995
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,280 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 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 +12 14 £32,500 - 2
Cheshire +3 6 £30,000 - 1
Animation
England

Animation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 15 (41.67%) HTML
1 15 (41.67%) CSS
2 14 (38.89%) JavaScript
2 14 (38.89%) HTML5
2 14 (38.89%) CSS3
3 12 (33.33%) Photoshop
4 11 (30.56%) jQuery
5 10 (27.78%) Degree
5 10 (27.78%) Adobe
6 9 (25.00%) Games
7 8 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
7 8 (22.22%) AngularJS
8 7 (19.44%) Mathematics
8 7 (19.44%) Law
8 7 (19.44%) Software Engineering
8 7 (19.44%) OpenGL
8 7 (19.44%) C++
9 6 (16.67%) MySQL
9 6 (16.67%) MS Excel
9 6 (16.67%) MS Visio
9 6 (16.67%) SEO
9 6 (16.67%) Node.js
9 6 (16.67%) Mobile App
9 6 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 5 (13.89%) Game Development
10 5 (13.89%) Git (software)
10 5 (13.89%) Physics
10 5 (13.89%) Computer Science
10 5 (13.89%) Web Development
10 5 (13.89%) Adobe Illustrator

Animation
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 6 (16.67%) Node.js
2 5 (13.89%) CMS
3 4 (11.11%) WordPress
3 4 (11.11%) Joomla!
3 4 (11.11%) Drupal
Applications
1 12 (33.33%) Photoshop
2 8 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 6 (16.67%) MS Visio
3 6 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 5 (13.89%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (11.11%) Acrobat
5 4 (11.11%) MS Office
6 2 (5.56%) MS Project
6 2 (5.56%) Adobe After Effects
6 2 (5.56%) Final Cut Pro
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.11%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) HTTPS
1 2 (5.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.67%) MySQL
2 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.78%) Dreamweaver
General
1 9 (25.00%) Games
2 7 (19.44%) Law
3 4 (11.11%) Multimedia
3 4 (11.11%) Legal
4 3 (8.33%) Music Industry
4 3 (8.33%) Marketing
5 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
5 2 (5.56%) French Language
5 2 (5.56%) German Language
5 2 (5.56%) Italian Language
5 2 (5.56%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 19 (52.78%) Developer
2 7 (19.44%) Front-End Developer
2 7 (19.44%) Software Engineer
3 6 (16.67%) Designer
4 5 (13.89%) Junior
5 4 (11.11%) C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) PHP Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Junior Designer
6 3 (8.33%) Digital Designer
6 3 (8.33%) UI Designer
6 3 (8.33%) UX Designer
6 3 (8.33%) C++ Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Web Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Software Developer
7 2 (5.56%) PHP Web Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Excel Specialist
7 2 (5.56%) Marketing Manager
7 2 (5.56%) C++ Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (41.67%) HTML
1 15 (41.67%) CSS
2 14 (38.89%) HTML5
2 14 (38.89%) CSS3
3 11 (30.56%) jQuery
4 8 (22.22%) AngularJS
5 7 (19.44%) OpenGL
6 5 (13.89%) DirectX
7 4 (11.11%) Flash
8 2 (5.56%) Qt
8 2 (5.56%) PyQt
9 1 (2.78%) XHTML
9 1 (2.78%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Mathematics
2 6 (16.67%) Mobile App
3 5 (13.89%) Physics
3 5 (13.89%) Computer Science
4 4 (11.11%) 3D Graphics
4 4 (11.11%) Video Editing
4 4 (11.11%) User Experience
5 3 (8.33%) Social Media
6 2 (5.56%) New Media
7 1 (2.78%) Graphic Design
7 1 (2.78%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.89%) Windows XP
1 5 (13.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (19.44%) Software Engineering
2 6 (16.67%) SEO
3 5 (13.89%) Game Development
3 5 (13.89%) Web Development
3 5 (13.89%) OO
4 4 (11.11%) Content Management
4 4 (11.11%) Document Management
4 4 (11.11%) Web Design
4 4 (11.11%) Workflow
4 4 (11.11%) Pay per click
4 4 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (11.11%) Analytics
5 3 (8.33%) Workflow Management
6 2 (5.56%) CAD
6 2 (5.56%) Project Management
6 2 (5.56%) Project Planning
6 2 (5.56%) Business Development
6 2 (5.56%) Performance Improvement
6 2 (5.56%) 3D Animation
7 1 (2.78%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 14 (38.89%) JavaScript
2 7 (19.44%) C++
3 5 (13.89%) PHP
4 3 (8.33%) Python
5 2 (5.56%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (27.78%) Degree
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.56%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (27.78%) Adobe
2 4 (11.11%) Interwoven
2 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.11%) Google
3 3 (8.33%) ServiceNow
4 1 (2.78%) Facebook
4 1 (2.78%) Twitter
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