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

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Animation
Rank 158 150 146
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -4
Permanent jobs citing Animation 5 16 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.16% 0.48% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.46% 1.26% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 1
Average salary £25,000 £47,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.36% +50.79%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -18.75%
Animation
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1080 1270 985
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 33.49% 38.18% 33.08%
Number of salaries quoted 707 798 611
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,600 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Animation
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Animation Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Animation
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Animation Salary Trend in Scotland

Animation
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Animation within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 21 November 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
Dundee - 3 £25,000 -
Edinburgh -3 2 - -
Animation
UK

Animation
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 4 (80.00%) Degree
2 3 (60.00%) Photoshop
2 3 (60.00%) Games
3 2 (40.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (40.00%) InDesign
3 2 (40.00%) Adobe After Effects
3 2 (40.00%) Flash
3 2 (40.00%) Adobe
3 2 (40.00%) Publishing
3 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (40.00%) Physics
3 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
3 2 (40.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (40.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 2 (40.00%) Unreal Engine
3 2 (40.00%) CryEngine
3 2 (40.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (40.00%) C
3 2 (40.00%) C++
4 1 (20.00%) Mobile Games

Animation
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 3 (60.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (40.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (40.00%) InDesign
2 2 (40.00%) Adobe After Effects
2 2 (40.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
General
1 3 (60.00%) Games
2 2 (40.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Programmer
1 2 (40.00%) Games Programmer
1 2 (40.00%) Web Designer
1 2 (40.00%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Flash
1 2 (40.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
1 2 (40.00%) Unreal Engine
1 2 (40.00%) CryEngine
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Mathematics
1 2 (40.00%) Physics
1 2 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile Games
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C
1 2 (40.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Adobe