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 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Animation
Rank - - 199
Permanent jobs citing Animation 0 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - 0.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £36,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-10.95% +21.66%
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
1518 1389 1398
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 29.63% 31.12% 28.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1277 1157 1197
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 2 (100.00%) Games
2 1 (50.00%) Maya
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Xcode
2 1 (50.00%) Objective-C
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) TDD
2 1 (50.00%) Graphic Design
2 1 (50.00%) JSON
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Social Media
2 1 (50.00%) MVVM
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) Game Development
2 1 (50.00%) WebGL
2 1 (50.00%) Facebook
2 1 (50.00%) Twitter
2 1 (50.00%) Android Development
2 1 (50.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (50.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) Flash
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) 3D Graphics
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Games

Animation
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, 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 1 (50.00%) Maya
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Xcode
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) 3D Artist
1 1 (50.00%) Android Developer
1 1 (50.00%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) Web Services
1 1 (50.00%) Flash
1 1 (50.00%) JSON
1 1 (50.00%) WebGL
1 1 (50.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) 3D Graphics
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Games
1 1 (50.00%) Graphic Design
1 1 (50.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Android
1 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Scrum
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) MVVM
1 1 (50.00%) Game Development
1 1 (50.00%) Android Development
1 1 (50.00%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) Objective-C
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Facebook
1 1 (50.00%) Twitter