The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Animation in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Animation over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Animation
Rank 241 225 210
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -15
Permanent jobs citing Animation 4 6 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.067% 0.099% 0.040%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.18% 0.29% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 2
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,400 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £41,500 £29,700
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £31,500 £29,500
% change year-on-year
+3.17% +6.77%
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 South West region.

Miscellaneous Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2208 2100 1977
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 36.95% 34.80% 39.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1829 1700 1650
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 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

Animation
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Animation Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Animation
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Animation Salary Trend in the South West

Animation
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Animation within the South West region over the 3 months to 4 September 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
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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
Bristol -4 4 £35,000 +16.66%
Animation
England

Animation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the South 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 9 (52.94%) Cocoa
1 9 (52.94%) Xcode
1 9 (52.94%) Objective-C
1 9 (52.94%) Windows
1 9 (52.94%) OO
1 9 (52.94%) Subversion
1 9 (52.94%) Windows Mobile
1 9 (52.94%) Unit Testing
1 9 (52.94%) Continuous Integration
1 9 (52.94%) Android
1 9 (52.94%) Core Animation
1 9 (52.94%) Memory Management
1 9 (52.94%) Apple iOS
1 9 (52.94%) Cocoa Touch
1 9 (52.94%) Mobile App
1 9 (52.94%) Android Development
1 9 (52.94%) iOS Development
2 5 (29.41%) Games
3 4 (23.53%) Flash
3 4 (23.53%) C#
4 3 (17.65%) HTML
4 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
4 3 (17.65%) ActionScript
4 3 (17.65%) .NET
4 3 (17.65%) Photoshop
4 3 (17.65%) Visual Studio
4 3 (17.65%) Adobe
4 3 (17.65%) CMS
4 3 (17.65%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (17.65%) User Experience

Animation
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the South 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 3 (17.65%) CMS
2 2 (11.76%) Umbraco
2 2 (11.76%) Node.js
Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Photoshop
1 3 (17.65%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (11.76%) 3ds Max
2 2 (11.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (5.88%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (5.88%) Maya
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (52.94%) Xcode
1 9 (52.94%) Subversion
2 3 (17.65%) Visual Studio
3 2 (11.76%) Git (software)
3 2 (11.76%) Grunt
3 2 (11.76%) Bower
4 1 (5.88%) Dreamweaver
General
1 5 (29.41%) Games
2 1 (5.88%) Military
2 1 (5.88%) Multimedia
2 1 (5.88%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Developer
2 9 (52.94%) Mobile Applications Developer
2 9 (52.94%) Mobile Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Graduate
3 2 (11.76%) Technical Artist
3 2 (11.76%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (5.88%) UX Designer
4 1 (5.88%) Designer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Designer
4 1 (5.88%) Web Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Design Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Graphic Designer
4 1 (5.88%) Junior Software Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Graphic Designer
4 1 (5.88%) Multimedia Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Junior
4 1 (5.88%) Software Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) 3D Software Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (52.94%) Cocoa
1 9 (52.94%) Core Animation
1 9 (52.94%) Cocoa Touch
2 4 (23.53%) Flash
3 3 (17.65%) HTML5
3 3 (17.65%) HTML
3 3 (17.65%) .NET
4 2 (11.76%) CSS
4 2 (11.76%) CSS3
4 2 (11.76%) Razor View Engine
4 2 (11.76%) Sass
4 2 (11.76%) LESS
4 2 (11.76%) jQuery
4 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
4 2 (11.76%) HTML5 Canvas
4 2 (11.76%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) Mobile App
2 3 (17.65%) User Experience
3 2 (11.76%) Mobile Games
4 1 (5.88%) SCORM
4 1 (5.88%) Photography
4 1 (5.88%) Physics
4 1 (5.88%) Learning Management System
4 1 (5.88%) Visualisation
4 1 (5.88%) Digital Media
4 1 (5.88%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Windows
1 9 (52.94%) Windows Mobile
1 9 (52.94%) Android
1 9 (52.94%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) OO
1 9 (52.94%) Unit Testing
1 9 (52.94%) Continuous Integration
1 9 (52.94%) Memory Management
1 9 (52.94%) Android Development
1 9 (52.94%) iOS Development
2 3 (17.65%) Game Development
3 2 (11.76%) User Stories
3 2 (11.76%) Information Architecture
3 2 (11.76%) UX Design
3 2 (11.76%) MVC
3 2 (11.76%) Workflow
4 1 (5.88%) Content Management
4 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
4 1 (5.88%) 3D Modelling
4 1 (5.88%) Open Source
4 1 (5.88%) Time Management
4 1 (5.88%) UML
4 1 (5.88%) Line Management
4 1 (5.88%) 3D Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) Objective-C
2 4 (23.53%) C#
3 3 (17.65%) JavaScript
3 3 (17.65%) ActionScript
4 2 (11.76%) ActionScript 3.0
4 2 (11.76%) SQL
5 1 (5.88%) C++
5 1 (5.88%) Java
5 1 (5.88%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
1 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Adobe
2 1 (5.88%) Kenexa