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 30 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Animation
Rank 231 218 216
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -2
Permanent jobs citing Animation 6 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.097% 0.087% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.26% 0.25% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 7
Median salary £32,000 £30,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £39,400 £41,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
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
2312 1965 1920
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 37.41% 34.11% 35.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1647 1588 1610
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
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 30 June 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
Staffordshire - 5 £29,000 -
Solihull - 1 £35,000 -
Animation
England

Animation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 11 (64.71%) Games
2 10 (58.82%) Photoshop
3 8 (47.06%) Degree
4 7 (41.18%) 3D Graphics
5 6 (35.29%) HTML
5 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
5 6 (35.29%) CSS
5 6 (35.29%) HTML5
6 5 (29.41%) Git (software)
6 5 (29.41%) jQuery
6 5 (29.41%) CSS3
6 5 (29.41%) Adobe
6 5 (29.41%) Adobe Illustrator
6 5 (29.41%) Adobe After Effects
7 4 (23.53%) Retail
7 4 (23.53%) MS PowerPoint
7 4 (23.53%) Google
7 4 (23.53%) Windows Mobile
7 4 (23.53%) Advertising
7 4 (23.53%) Objective-C
7 4 (23.53%) Project Management
7 4 (23.53%) SOAP
7 4 (23.53%) XML
7 4 (23.53%) Windows
7 4 (23.53%) Java
7 4 (23.53%) C#
7 4 (23.53%) SQL
7 4 (23.53%) PhoneGap
7 4 (23.53%) Motion Graphics
7 4 (23.53%) Analytics

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 10 (58.82%) Photoshop
2 5 (29.41%) Adobe After Effects
2 5 (29.41%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (23.53%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (5.88%) 3ds Max
4 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
4 1 (5.88%) MS Office
4 1 (5.88%) ZBrush
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Git (software)
2 4 (23.53%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (5.88%) Grunt
3 1 (5.88%) gulp
General
1 11 (64.71%) Games
2 4 (23.53%) Advertising
2 4 (23.53%) Marketing
2 4 (23.53%) Retail
3 1 (5.88%) Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) 3D Artist
2 6 (35.29%) Developer
3 5 (29.41%) Games Artist
4 4 (23.53%) Mobile Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Photoshop Artist
6 2 (11.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (11.76%) Senior Games Artist
7 1 (5.88%) JavaScript Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) CSS
1 6 (35.29%) HTML
1 6 (35.29%) HTML5
2 5 (29.41%) CSS3
2 5 (29.41%) jQuery
3 4 (23.53%) Core Animation
3 4 (23.53%) Google Maps API
3 4 (23.53%) JSON
3 4 (23.53%) PhoneGap
3 4 (23.53%) REST
3 4 (23.53%) SOAP
3 4 (23.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 4 (23.53%) XML
4 1 (5.88%) Sass
4 1 (5.88%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) 3D Graphics
2 4 (23.53%) Computer Science
2 4 (23.53%) Mobile App
2 4 (23.53%) Motion Graphics
2 4 (23.53%) Social Media
3 2 (11.76%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Android
1 4 (23.53%) Apple iOS
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
1 4 (23.53%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Analytics
1 4 (23.53%) Creative Marketing
1 4 (23.53%) Mentoring
1 4 (23.53%) Mobile Development
1 4 (23.53%) Project Management
1 4 (23.53%) Secure Coding
1 4 (23.53%) Typography
1 4 (23.53%) Wireframes
2 2 (11.76%) Front End Development
3 1 (5.88%) 3D Animation
3 1 (5.88%) People Management
3 1 (5.88%) Texturing
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) JavaScript
2 4 (23.53%) C#
2 4 (23.53%) Java
2 4 (23.53%) Objective-C
2 4 (23.53%) SQL
3 1 (5.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (29.41%) Adobe
2 4 (23.53%) Google
2 4 (23.53%) Xamarin
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham
Intouch Games
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 8 days ago
Birmingham
Intouch Games Ltd
Salary: £20,000 - £22,000 + benefits (inc bi-annual salary review + flexible working hours)
Posted: 16 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: From £20,000 to £22,000 per annum + benefits (inc flexible working hou
Posted: 20 days ago