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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Animation
Rank 213 198 -
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -
Permanent jobs citing Animation 3 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.056% 0.041% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.21% 0.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Average salary £35,000 £31,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.90% -
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £32,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -10.34%
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
1438 1555 1406
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 26.85% 32.05% 29.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1212 1279 1238
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,250 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £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
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 24 December 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
Birmingham -13 1 £42,000 +35.48%
Warwickshire - 1 £30,000 -
Worcestershire - 1 £35,000 -
Animation
England

Animation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 27 (90.00%) Games
2 25 (83.33%) HTML
2 25 (83.33%) Web Services
2 25 (83.33%) MVC
2 25 (83.33%) JSON
2 25 (83.33%) Android
2 25 (83.33%) Git (software)
2 25 (83.33%) Game Development
2 25 (83.33%) Facebook
2 25 (83.33%) Twitter
2 25 (83.33%) Android Development
3 24 (80.00%) OAuth
3 24 (80.00%) HTML5
4 23 (76.67%) CSS
5 22 (73.33%) Google
5 22 (73.33%) Android SDK
6 21 (70.00%) Apple iOS
7 20 (66.67%) Xcode
7 20 (66.67%) Objective-C
7 20 (66.67%) iOS Development
8 7 (23.33%) Java
9 5 (16.67%) Eclipse
10 4 (13.33%) Scrum
11 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
11 3 (10.00%) TDD
12 2 (6.67%) C#
12 2 (6.67%) PHP
12 2 (6.67%) ActionScript
12 2 (6.67%) MySQL
12 2 (6.67%) Flash

Animation
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 2 (6.67%) Maya
2 1 (3.33%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (3.33%) Adobe After Effects
2 1 (3.33%) CINEMA 4D
2 1 (3.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) MySQL
1 2 (6.67%) NoSQL
1 2 (6.67%) Redis
Development Applications
1 25 (83.33%) Git (software)
2 20 (66.67%) Xcode
3 5 (16.67%) Eclipse
General
1 27 (90.00%) Games
2 2 (6.67%) Publishing
3 1 (3.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 27 (90.00%) Developer
2 20 (66.67%) iOS Developer
3 6 (20.00%) Android Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Web Developer
4 2 (6.67%) 3D Artist
4 2 (6.67%) PHP Developer
4 2 (6.67%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Developer
5 1 (3.33%) Senior iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (83.33%) HTML
1 25 (83.33%) Web Services
1 25 (83.33%) JSON
2 24 (80.00%) OAuth
2 24 (80.00%) HTML5
3 23 (76.67%) CSS
4 22 (73.33%) Android SDK
5 2 (6.67%) Flash
5 2 (6.67%) LAMP
6 1 (3.33%) WebGL
6 1 (3.33%) V-Ray
6 1 (3.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Mobile Games
1 2 (6.67%) iPhone
1 2 (6.67%) iPad
2 1 (3.33%) 3D Graphics
2 1 (3.33%) Social Media
2 1 (3.33%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 25 (83.33%) Android
2 21 (70.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (6.67%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (83.33%) MVC
1 25 (83.33%) Game Development
1 25 (83.33%) Android Development
2 20 (66.67%) iOS Development
3 4 (13.33%) Scrum
4 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (10.00%) TDD
5 2 (6.67%) 3D Animation
5 2 (6.67%) Information Architecture
5 2 (6.67%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.33%) MVVM
6 1 (3.33%) Project Planning
6 1 (3.33%) Time Management
6 1 (3.33%) 3D Modelling
Programming Languages
1 20 (66.67%) Objective-C
2 7 (23.33%) Java
3 2 (6.67%) PHP
3 2 (6.67%) ActionScript
3 2 (6.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 25 (83.33%) Facebook
1 25 (83.33%) Twitter
2 22 (73.33%) Google
3 2 (6.67%) Zend