The first 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Animation
Rank 190 204 198
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -6
Permanent jobs citing Animation 16 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.30% 0.090% 0.061%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.31% 0.32% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 14 3 3
Average salary £40,000 £29,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.59% -1.66%
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £29,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+6.77% -9.23%
Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1217 1544 1230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 22.86% 27.90% 25.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1000 1306 1067
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Animation
England

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 23 July 2014.

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 23 July 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 +19 11 £40,000 +33.33% 2
Warwickshire +17 3 £42,500 +80.85%
Coventry - 2 £27,500 -
Animation
England

Animation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 13 (81.25%) Games
2 12 (75.00%) HTML
2 12 (75.00%) CSS
3 11 (68.75%) MVC
3 11 (68.75%) Web Services
3 11 (68.75%) JSON
3 11 (68.75%) Git (software)
3 11 (68.75%) Game Development
3 11 (68.75%) Facebook
3 11 (68.75%) Twitter
4 10 (62.50%) Android
4 10 (62.50%) OAuth
4 10 (62.50%) HTML5
4 10 (62.50%) Android Development
4 10 (62.50%) Google
5 9 (56.25%) Apple iOS
6 8 (50.00%) Android SDK
7 7 (43.75%) iOS Development
7 7 (43.75%) Xcode
7 7 (43.75%) Objective-C
8 6 (37.50%) Eclipse
8 6 (37.50%) Java
9 5 (31.25%) Flash
9 5 (31.25%) Photoshop
9 5 (31.25%) Adobe Illustrator
9 5 (31.25%) Scrum
10 4 (25.00%) Adobe After Effects
11 3 (18.75%) MVVM
11 3 (18.75%) WebGL
11 3 (18.75%) TDD

Animation
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) CMS
1 1 (6.25%) Joomla!
1 1 (6.25%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (31.25%) Photoshop
1 5 (31.25%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (25.00%) Adobe After Effects
3 2 (12.50%) InDesign
3 2 (12.50%) Fireworks
3 2 (12.50%) Maya
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 11 (68.75%) Git (software)
2 7 (43.75%) Xcode
3 6 (37.50%) Eclipse
4 3 (18.75%) Dreamweaver
General
1 13 (81.25%) Games
2 2 (12.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Developer
2 7 (43.75%) iOS Developer
3 6 (37.50%) Android Developer
4 3 (18.75%) Designer
5 2 (12.50%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (75.00%) HTML
1 12 (75.00%) CSS
2 11 (68.75%) Web Services
2 11 (68.75%) JSON
3 10 (62.50%) OAuth
3 10 (62.50%) HTML5
4 8 (50.00%) Android SDK
5 5 (31.25%) Flash
6 3 (18.75%) WebGL
7 2 (12.50%) CSS3
8 1 (6.25%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Mobile Games
2 1 (6.25%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (62.50%) Android
2 9 (56.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) MVC
1 11 (68.75%) Game Development
2 10 (62.50%) Android Development
3 7 (43.75%) iOS Development
4 5 (31.25%) Scrum
5 3 (18.75%) TDD
5 3 (18.75%) MVVM
6 2 (12.50%) Project Planning
6 2 (12.50%) Time Management
6 2 (12.50%) User Experience Design
7 1 (6.25%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) Objective-C
2 6 (37.50%) Java
3 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
3 1 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (68.75%) Facebook
1 11 (68.75%) Twitter
2 10 (62.50%) Google
3 3 (18.75%) Adobe
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