The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Animation in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Animation over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Animation
Rank 224 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Animation 8 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.14% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.41% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £25,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-21.05% +8.57%
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 West Midlands region.

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1943 1644 1444
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 34.33% 33.08% 33.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1516 1416 1167
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £54,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Animation
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Animation Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Animation
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Animation Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Animation
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Animation across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Animation Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Animation
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Animation within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. 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
Birmingham - 7 £25,000 -
Herefordshire - 1 £60,000 -
Animation
England

Animation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 7 (58.33%) Games
2 5 (41.67%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (41.67%) Adobe After Effects
2 5 (41.67%) Degree
2 5 (41.67%) Graphic Design
2 5 (41.67%) Photoshop
2 5 (41.67%) Motion Graphics
3 4 (33.33%) Typography
3 4 (33.33%) Marketing
3 4 (33.33%) Creative Marketing
3 4 (33.33%) Social Media
3 4 (33.33%) HTML
3 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 4 (33.33%) Adobe
3 4 (33.33%) Project Management
3 4 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (33.33%) Retail
3 4 (33.33%) 3D Graphics
3 4 (33.33%) Advertising
4 3 (25.00%) Objective-C
4 3 (25.00%) Apple iOS
5 2 (16.67%) jQuery
5 2 (16.67%) Core Animation
5 2 (16.67%) Web Development
5 2 (16.67%) Android
5 2 (16.67%) Photography
5 2 (16.67%) CSS
6 1 (8.33%) SOAP
6 1 (8.33%) XML
6 1 (8.33%) Windows

Animation
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 5 (41.67%) Adobe After Effects
1 5 (41.67%) Adobe Illustrator
1 5 (41.67%) Photoshop
2 4 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (8.33%) Fireworks
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (58.33%) Games
2 4 (33.33%) Advertising
2 4 (33.33%) Marketing
2 4 (33.33%) Retail
3 1 (8.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Developer
2 3 (25.00%) 3D Artist
3 2 (16.67%) Web Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Designer
4 1 (8.33%) iOS Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (8.33%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (16.67%) Core Animation
2 2 (16.67%) CSS
2 2 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (8.33%) Cocoa
3 1 (8.33%) Cocoa Touch
3 1 (8.33%) CSS3
3 1 (8.33%) Google Maps API
3 1 (8.33%) HTML5
3 1 (8.33%) JSON
3 1 (8.33%) PhoneGap
3 1 (8.33%) REST
3 1 (8.33%) SOAP
3 1 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (41.67%) Graphic Design
1 5 (41.67%) Motion Graphics
2 4 (33.33%) 3D Graphics
2 4 (33.33%) Social Media
3 2 (16.67%) Photography
4 1 (8.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
4 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (16.67%) Android
3 1 (8.33%) Windows
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Creative Marketing
1 4 (33.33%) Project Management
1 4 (33.33%) Typography
2 2 (16.67%) Web Development
3 1 (8.33%) 3D Modelling
3 1 (8.33%) Analytics
3 1 (8.33%) Android Development
3 1 (8.33%) iOS Development
3 1 (8.33%) Mobile Development
3 1 (8.33%) Secure Coding
3 1 (8.33%) Usability Testing
3 1 (8.33%) UX Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 3 (25.00%) Objective-C
3 1 (8.33%) C#
3 1 (8.33%) C++
3 1 (8.33%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Adobe
2 1 (8.33%) Google
2 1 (8.33%) Xamarin