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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Animation over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Animation
Rank 212 212 208
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Permanent jobs citing Animation 23 5 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.40% 0.094% 0.49%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.04% 0.29% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 21 5 27
Median salary £52,500 £30,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+75.00% -25.00%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
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
2201 1748 1932
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 37.86% 32.86% 34.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1636 1393 1594
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £61,650
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

Animation
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Animation as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 September 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Animation within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -12 20 £52,500 +64.06%
Coventry - 2 - -
Warwickshire +1 1 £40,000 +33.33%
Animation
England

Animation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT jobs citing Animation also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Animation.

1 20 (68.97%) Games
2 15 (51.72%) Photoshop
3 14 (48.28%) Business Intelligence
4 12 (41.38%) Adobe
5 10 (34.48%) 3D Graphics
6 9 (31.03%) Mobile App
6 9 (31.03%) User Experience
7 8 (27.59%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (24.14%) Adobe After Effects
9 6 (20.69%) Product Management
9 6 (20.69%) Finance
9 6 (20.69%) E-Commerce
9 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
9 6 (20.69%) Typography
9 6 (20.69%) Social Media
10 5 (17.24%) Apple iOS
10 5 (17.24%) Game Development
10 5 (17.24%) WebGL
10 5 (17.24%) REST
10 5 (17.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 5 (17.24%) MySQL
10 5 (17.24%) C#
10 5 (17.24%) C++
10 5 (17.24%) XML
10 5 (17.24%) Linux
10 5 (17.24%) Eclipse
10 5 (17.24%) HTTP
10 5 (17.24%) Acrobat
10 5 (17.24%) OpenGL
10 5 (17.24%) Advertising

Animation
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 15 (51.72%) Photoshop
2 7 (24.14%) Adobe After Effects
3 5 (17.24%) Acrobat
3 5 (17.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 5 (17.24%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (17.24%) Adobe Premiere
3 5 (17.24%) InDesign
4 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
5 2 (6.90%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (6.90%) MS Visio
6 1 (3.45%) 3ds Max
6 1 (3.45%) MS Office
6 1 (3.45%) ZBrush
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Eclipse
2 2 (6.90%) Axure RP
2 2 (6.90%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.45%) Grunt
3 1 (3.45%) gulp
General
1 20 (68.97%) Games
2 6 (20.69%) Finance
3 5 (17.24%) Advertising
3 5 (17.24%) Marketing
4 2 (6.90%) Automotive
4 2 (6.90%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (24.14%) Designer
1 7 (24.14%) Developer
2 6 (20.69%) E-Commerce Manager
2 6 (20.69%) E-Commerce Product Manager
2 6 (20.69%) Product Manager
3 5 (17.24%) 3D Artist
3 5 (17.24%) C++ Developer
3 5 (17.24%) C++ Games Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Digital Designer
3 5 (17.24%) Games Artist
3 5 (17.24%) Games Developer
4 4 (13.79%) C# Developer
4 4 (13.79%) C++/C# Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Photoshop Artist
6 2 (6.90%) Creative Designer
6 2 (6.90%) Lead UX Designer
6 2 (6.90%) Senior E-Commerce Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Games Artist
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Product Manager
6 2 (6.90%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.24%) JSON
1 5 (17.24%) OpenGL
1 5 (17.24%) REST
1 5 (17.24%) WebGL
1 5 (17.24%) XML
2 1 (3.45%) CSS
2 1 (3.45%) CSS3
2 1 (3.45%) Flash
2 1 (3.45%) HTML
2 1 (3.45%) HTML5
2 1 (3.45%) jQuery
2 1 (3.45%) Sass
2 1 (3.45%) Semantic HTML
2 1 (3.45%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 10 (34.48%) 3D Graphics
2 9 (31.03%) Mobile App
2 9 (31.03%) User Experience
3 8 (27.59%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (20.69%) Social Media
5 2 (6.90%) Blog
5 2 (6.90%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (6.90%) Smartphone
6 1 (3.45%) Mobile Games
6 1 (3.45%) Motion Graphics
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.24%) Android
1 5 (17.24%) Apple iOS
1 5 (17.24%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (20.69%) E-Commerce
2 6 (20.69%) Product Management
2 6 (20.69%) Typography
3 5 (17.24%) Game Development
4 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (13.79%) Mentoring
4 4 (13.79%) Web Design
5 2 (6.90%) Business Development
5 2 (6.90%) Information Architecture
5 2 (6.90%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (6.90%) Usability Testing
5 2 (6.90%) Web Development
5 2 (6.90%) Wireframes
6 1 (3.45%) 3D Animation
6 1 (3.45%) 3D Modelling
6 1 (3.45%) Front End Development
6 1 (3.45%) Prototyping
6 1 (3.45%) Texturing
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
2 5 (17.24%) C#
2 5 (17.24%) C++
Vendors
1 12 (41.38%) Adobe
2 3 (10.34%) Microsoft