The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Animation in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Animation over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Animation
Rank 702 723 742
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +19
Permanent jobs citing Animation 192 154 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.17% 0.15% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.54% 0.44% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 166 110 131
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £60,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £30,250 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+4.13% +0.83%

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

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
35570 35195 38890
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.97% 33.14% 33.29%
Number of salaries quoted 27919 28450 32820
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Animation
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Animation Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Animation
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Animation within the UK.

Animation Salary Trend in the UK

Animation
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Animation over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 within the UK.

Animation Salary Histogram in the UK

Animation
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Animation within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 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
England +30 186 £32,500 -13.33% 30
London -4 73 £40,000 -21.95% 19
South East +3 45 £31,500 +26.00% 5
West Midlands +11 21 £40,000 +50.94% 2
City of London -3 21 £22,500 -56.09% 4
Manchester +6 20 £31,500 +26.00% 3
North West -12 20 £31,500 +22.33% 3
Birmingham +18 17 £40,000 +31.14% 1
Berkshire +16 17 £31,500 - 1
Yorkshire -26 11 £22,500 -14.28%
Windsor - 11 £31,500 -
Hampshire -11 9 £24,000 -14.28% 1
West Yorkshire -32 9 £25,000 +11.11%
Leeds -29 7 £19,000 -15.55%
Surrey -7 6 £30,000 +26.31%
South West -17 6 £30,000 +5.26% 1
North East - 5 - -
Chatham - 5 £37,500 -
Kent - 5 £37,500 -
Northumberland - 5 - -
Southampton - 5 £32,250 -
South Wales +8 4 £27,500 -
Wales +7 4 £27,500 -
East Sussex -19 4 £38,750 -3.12%
Newport - 4 £27,500 -
Warwickshire +13 3 £42,500 +80.85%
Brighton -21 3 £35,000 -12.50%
Southsea - 3 £22,500 -
Middlesex - 3 - -
Guildford +7 2 £30,000 +33.33%

Animation
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 273 (55.04%) HTML
2 223 (44.96%) CSS
3 165 (33.27%) Photoshop
4 144 (29.03%) Flash
5 142 (28.63%) JavaScript
6 138 (27.82%) HTML5
7 134 (27.02%) Adobe Illustrator
8 127 (25.60%) Apple iOS
9 120 (24.19%) Games
10 105 (21.17%) Adobe
11 96 (19.35%) Android
12 92 (18.55%) Adobe After Effects
13 86 (17.34%) Marketing
14 77 (15.52%) iOS Development
15 76 (15.32%) Degree
16 75 (15.12%) Mobile App
17 72 (14.52%) Web Design
18 69 (13.91%) C++
19 67 (13.51%) Objective-C
20 61 (12.30%) ActionScript
21 58 (11.69%) Web Services
22 57 (11.49%) Game Development
23 56 (11.29%) jQuery
23 56 (11.29%) PHP
24 55 (11.09%) Social Media
24 55 (11.09%) Core Animation
24 55 (11.09%) Facebook
25 53 (10.69%) MVC
25 53 (10.69%) JSON
26 52 (10.48%) Git (software)

Animation
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 28 (5.65%) CMS
1 28 (5.65%) WordPress
2 27 (5.44%) Node.js
3 5 (1.01%) SharePoint
4 4 (0.81%) Lync
5 3 (0.60%) Drupal
6 1 (0.20%) Movable Type
6 1 (0.20%) Moodle
6 1 (0.20%) Liferay
6 1 (0.20%) ExpressionEngine
6 1 (0.20%) concrete5
6 1 (0.20%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.20%) Apache
Applications
1 165 (33.27%) Photoshop
2 134 (27.02%) Adobe Illustrator
3 92 (18.55%) Adobe After Effects
4 45 (9.07%) InDesign
5 28 (5.65%) Maya
6 22 (4.44%) MS PowerPoint
7 17 (3.43%) Fireworks
8 15 (3.02%) MS Excel
9 13 (2.62%) CINEMA 4D
10 8 (1.61%) Acrobat
10 8 (1.61%) 3ds Max
11 7 (1.41%) FreeHand
11 7 (1.41%) MS Office
12 5 (1.01%) Blender
12 5 (1.01%) Adobe Premiere
13 4 (0.81%) FrameMaker
13 4 (0.81%) AutoCAD
14 3 (0.60%) InfoPath
14 3 (0.60%) QuarkXPress
15 2 (0.40%) Final Cut Pro
Business Applications
1 4 (0.81%) Magento
2 2 (0.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.40%) Oracle CRM
2 2 (0.40%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.20%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.60%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.22%) TCP/IP
2 7 (1.41%) HTTP
3 6 (1.21%) Intranet
4 4 (0.81%) Bluetooth
4 4 (0.81%) Internet
5 3 (0.60%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.40%) SMS
7 1 (0.20%) LAN
7 1 (0.20%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (2.22%) MySQL
2 9 (1.81%) SQLite
3 6 (1.21%) SQL Server
4 5 (1.01%) Relational Database
5 4 (0.81%) EDMS
5 4 (0.81%) Big Data
5 4 (0.81%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (0.40%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.20%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.20%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (0.20%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.20%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 52 (10.48%) Git (software)
2 48 (9.68%) Xcode
3 38 (7.66%) Dreamweaver
4 31 (6.25%) Grunt
5 14 (2.82%) Subversion
6 13 (2.62%) Redmine
7 9 (1.81%) Eclipse
8 6 (1.21%) Visual Studio
8 6 (1.21%) Bower
8 6 (1.21%) Jasmine
8 6 (1.21%) Mocha
9 5 (1.01%) VTune
10 3 (0.60%) Mercurial
11 1 (0.20%) Hudson
11 1 (0.20%) Jenkins
General
1 120 (24.19%) Games
2 86 (17.34%) Marketing
3 45 (9.07%) Advertising
4 35 (7.06%) Finance
5 29 (5.85%) Multimedia
6 24 (4.84%) Publishing
7 18 (3.63%) Retail
8 16 (3.23%) Online Betting
9 7 (1.41%) Electronics
10 5 (1.01%) Automotive
11 4 (0.81%) Interactive Media
12 3 (0.60%) Billing
12 3 (0.60%) Music Industry
12 3 (0.60%) Telecoms
13 2 (0.40%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.20%) iGaming
14 1 (0.20%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 237 (47.78%) Developer
2 162 (32.66%) Designer
3 70 (14.11%) iOS Developer
4 39 (7.86%) Digital Designer
5 38 (7.66%) Front-End Developer
6 37 (7.46%) Senior Designer
7 36 (7.26%) Graphic Designer
8 34 (6.85%) UI Designer
8 34 (6.85%) Web Developer
9 30 (6.05%) Junior
10 26 (5.24%) Senior UI Designer
11 24 (4.84%) Programmer
11 24 (4.84%) Junior Developer
12 23 (4.64%) Project Manager
13 22 (4.44%) Software Engineer
13 22 (4.44%) Mobile Developer
14 19 (3.83%) Senior Developer
15 16 (3.23%) Software Developer
16 15 (3.02%) Android Developer
16 15 (3.02%) Games Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 273 (55.04%) HTML
2 223 (44.96%) CSS
3 144 (29.03%) Flash
4 138 (27.82%) HTML5
5 58 (11.69%) Web Services
6 56 (11.29%) jQuery
7 55 (11.09%) Core Animation
8 53 (10.69%) JSON
9 51 (10.28%) CSS3
10 43 (8.67%) XML
11 31 (6.25%) Sass
12 30 (6.05%) Ajax
13 27 (5.44%) Unity (Game Engine)
14 26 (5.24%) OAuth
15 22 (4.44%) LESS
16 21 (4.23%) Android SDK
16 21 (4.23%) Cocoa
17 20 (4.03%) RESTful
18 19 (3.83%) Cocoa Touch
18 19 (3.83%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 75 (15.12%) Mobile App
2 55 (11.09%) Social Media
3 42 (8.47%) Graphic Design
4 38 (7.66%) 3D Graphics
5 30 (6.05%) iPhone
6 29 (5.85%) Mathematics
7 28 (5.65%) Video Editing
8 27 (5.44%) Motion Graphics
9 22 (4.44%) Digital Media
10 20 (4.03%) Computer Science
10 20 (4.03%) Visualisation
11 18 (3.63%) iPad
12 16 (3.23%) Client/Server
12 16 (3.23%) Mobile Games
12 16 (3.23%) Online Gambling
13 14 (2.82%) Physics
14 12 (2.42%) Photography
15 11 (2.22%) Blog
16 9 (1.81%) Open Source
16 9 (1.81%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 127 (25.60%) Apple iOS
2 96 (19.35%) Android
3 47 (9.48%) Linux
4 45 (9.07%) Windows
5 22 (4.44%) Mac OS X
6 2 (0.40%) Windows Phone
6 2 (0.40%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.40%) CentOS
6 2 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.20%) Windows Phone 7
7 1 (0.20%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.20%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.20%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (15.52%) iOS Development
2 72 (14.52%) Web Design
3 57 (11.49%) Game Development
4 53 (10.69%) MVC
5 47 (9.48%) Software Engineering
6 44 (8.87%) Android Development
7 37 (7.46%) Responsive Web Design
7 37 (7.46%) 3D Animation
8 36 (7.26%) Scrum
9 33 (6.65%) OO
10 32 (6.45%) 3D Modelling
11 31 (6.25%) Project Management
12 30 (6.05%) OOP
12 30 (6.05%) Agile Software Development
13 28 (5.65%) Web Development
14 26 (5.24%) Time Management
15 22 (4.44%) TDD
16 20 (4.03%) E-Commerce
17 19 (3.83%) Workflow
18 15 (3.02%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 142 (28.63%) JavaScript
2 69 (13.91%) C++
3 67 (13.51%) Objective-C
4 61 (12.30%) ActionScript
5 56 (11.29%) PHP
6 51 (10.28%) Python
7 37 (7.46%) ActionScript 3.0
8 35 (7.06%) ActionScript 2.0
9 34 (6.85%) Java
9 34 (6.85%) C
10 15 (3.02%) C#
11 11 (2.22%) SQL
12 7 (1.41%) Perl
13 6 (1.21%) Lua
14 5 (1.01%) HLSL
15 4 (0.81%) PHP5
16 3 (0.60%) VB.NET
17 2 (0.40%) VB
17 2 (0.40%) Ruby
18 1 (0.20%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 76 (15.32%) Degree
2 2 (0.40%) HND
3 1 (0.20%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.02%) QA
2 3 (0.60%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (0.40%) NFS
1 2 (0.40%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.40%) Samba
Vendors
1 105 (21.17%) Adobe
2 55 (11.09%) Facebook
3 43 (8.67%) Twitter
4 29 (5.85%) Google
5 26 (5.24%) Apple
6 22 (4.44%) DoubleClick
7 20 (4.03%) Microsoft
8 9 (1.81%) Demandware
8 9 (1.81%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (1.01%) Zend
9 5 (1.01%) EPiServer
10 4 (0.81%) SAP
10 4 (0.81%) Oracle
10 4 (0.81%) SunGard
10 4 (0.81%) TOWER Software
11 3 (0.60%) Macromedia
11 3 (0.60%) Quark
12 2 (0.40%) Autodesk
12 2 (0.40%) Nokia
12 2 (0.40%) Red Hat
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