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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Animation
Rank 225 234 253
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +19
Permanent jobs citing Animation 27 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.37% 0.075% 0.076%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.10% 0.23% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 26 2 6
Average salary £32,500 £34,500 £25,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.79% +33.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £32,900 £20,250
10% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £36,100 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £32,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -10.34%
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
2447 2219 2552
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 33.47% 33.08% 32.14%
Number of salaries quoted 2110 1788 2235
Average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £50,000
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 December 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 December 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 +4 23 £32,500 -5.79% 2
Cheshire - 3 £20,500 -
Lancashire - 1 £17,500 -
Animation
England

Animation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 21 (50.00%) Python
2 17 (40.48%) HTML
2 17 (40.48%) CSS
3 16 (38.10%) Photoshop
4 15 (35.71%) QA
5 14 (33.33%) Windows
6 12 (28.57%) C++
6 12 (28.57%) Linux
6 12 (28.57%) Adobe
7 11 (26.19%) Web Design
7 11 (26.19%) Mobile App
7 11 (26.19%) User Experience
8 10 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (21.43%) JavaScript
9 9 (21.43%) Adobe After Effects
9 9 (21.43%) Web Development
10 8 (19.05%) Adobe Illustrator
10 8 (19.05%) InDesign
10 8 (19.05%) jQuery
10 8 (19.05%) Android
10 8 (19.05%) HTML5
10 8 (19.05%) Apple iOS
10 8 (19.05%) CSS3
10 8 (19.05%) Responsive Web Design
11 7 (16.67%) Git (software)
11 7 (16.67%) Node.js
11 7 (16.67%) AngularJS
12 6 (14.29%) C
12 6 (14.29%) Mac OS X
12 6 (14.29%) OpenGL

Animation
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (16.67%) Node.js
Applications
1 16 (38.10%) Photoshop
2 9 (21.43%) Adobe After Effects
3 8 (19.05%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (19.05%) InDesign
4 1 (2.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.76%) MySQL
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (16.67%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (4.76%) Music Industry
2 1 (2.38%) Marketing
2 1 (2.38%) Games
Job Titles
1 14 (33.33%) QA Engineer
2 12 (28.57%) Designer
3 9 (21.43%) UI Designer
3 9 (21.43%) Software Engineer
3 9 (21.43%) Developer
4 8 (19.05%) Front-End Developer
5 7 (16.67%) Quality Engineer
6 6 (14.29%) Senior Designer
6 6 (14.29%) Senior UI Designer
7 4 (9.52%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 4 (9.52%) Test Engineer
7 4 (9.52%) Senior Developer
7 4 (9.52%) QA Tester
7 4 (9.52%) Tester
8 3 (7.14%) Junior
8 3 (7.14%) Software Test Engineer
8 3 (7.14%) UX Designer
8 3 (7.14%) Junior Designer
9 1 (2.38%) Digital Designer
9 1 (2.38%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (40.48%) HTML
1 17 (40.48%) CSS
2 8 (19.05%) jQuery
2 8 (19.05%) HTML5
2 8 (19.05%) CSS3
3 7 (16.67%) AngularJS
4 6 (14.29%) OpenGL
5 4 (9.52%) SVG
6 1 (2.38%) JSP
6 1 (2.38%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.19%) Mobile App
1 11 (26.19%) User Experience
2 10 (23.81%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (14.29%) Mathematics
4 4 (9.52%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (2.38%) Mobile Games
5 1 (2.38%) Social Media
5 1 (2.38%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 14 (33.33%) Windows
2 12 (28.57%) Linux
3 8 (19.05%) Android
3 8 (19.05%) Apple iOS
4 6 (14.29%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (26.19%) Web Design
2 9 (21.43%) Web Development
3 8 (19.05%) Responsive Web Design
4 6 (14.29%) 3D Animation
4 6 (14.29%) Automated Testing
4 6 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 6 (14.29%) CAD
5 5 (11.90%) Test Management
5 5 (11.90%) 3D Modelling
6 4 (9.52%) Workflow
6 4 (9.52%) Manual Testing
6 4 (9.52%) Software Testing
7 3 (7.14%) Performance Improvement
8 2 (4.76%) Image Processing
9 1 (2.38%) Time Management
9 1 (2.38%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (2.38%) MVC
9 1 (2.38%) SEO
9 1 (2.38%) OOP
9 1 (2.38%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 21 (50.00%) Python
2 12 (28.57%) C++
3 9 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 6 (14.29%) C
5 1 (2.38%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (9.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (35.71%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (28.57%) Adobe
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