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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Animation
Rank - - 201
Permanent jobs citing Animation 0 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - 0.063%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 3
Average salary - - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £35,000 £33,750
% change year-on-year
+10.71% +3.70%
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
1326 1379 1435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 26.91% 31.18% 30.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1120 1128 1273
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,950 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,900 £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 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 18 (85.71%) Games
2 17 (80.95%) Android
2 17 (80.95%) JSON
2 17 (80.95%) Git (software)
2 17 (80.95%) MVC
2 17 (80.95%) HTML
2 17 (80.95%) Web Services
2 17 (80.95%) Game Development
2 17 (80.95%) Facebook
2 17 (80.95%) Twitter
2 17 (80.95%) Android Development
3 16 (76.19%) iOS Development
3 16 (76.19%) HTML5
3 16 (76.19%) Apple iOS
3 16 (76.19%) OAuth
3 16 (76.19%) Xcode
3 16 (76.19%) Objective-C
4 15 (71.43%) CSS
5 14 (66.67%) Google
5 14 (66.67%) Android SDK
6 3 (14.29%) Scrum
6 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (14.29%) TDD
6 3 (14.29%) Java
7 2 (9.52%) PHP
7 2 (9.52%) ActionScript
7 2 (9.52%) MySQL
7 2 (9.52%) C#
7 2 (9.52%) Publishing
7 2 (9.52%) LAMP

Animation
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 (4.76%) Maya
1 1 (4.76%) CINEMA 4D
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) MySQL
1 2 (9.52%) NoSQL
1 2 (9.52%) Redis
Development Applications
1 17 (80.95%) Git (software)
2 16 (76.19%) Xcode
3 1 (4.76%) Eclipse
General
1 18 (85.71%) Games
2 2 (9.52%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 19 (90.48%) Developer
2 16 (76.19%) iOS Developer
3 2 (9.52%) 3D Artist
3 2 (9.52%) Web Developer
3 2 (9.52%) PHP Web Developer
3 2 (9.52%) PHP Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Android Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Senior iOS Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (80.95%) JSON
1 17 (80.95%) HTML
1 17 (80.95%) Web Services
2 16 (76.19%) HTML5
2 16 (76.19%) OAuth
3 15 (71.43%) CSS
4 14 (66.67%) Android SDK
5 2 (9.52%) LAMP
6 1 (4.76%) WebGL
6 1 (4.76%) Unity (Game Engine)
6 1 (4.76%) V-Ray
6 1 (4.76%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) iPhone
1 2 (9.52%) iPad
2 1 (4.76%) Social Media
2 1 (4.76%) Graphic Design
2 1 (4.76%) 3D Graphics
2 1 (4.76%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 17 (80.95%) Android
2 16 (76.19%) Apple iOS
3 2 (9.52%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (80.95%) MVC
1 17 (80.95%) Game Development
1 17 (80.95%) Android Development
2 16 (76.19%) iOS Development
3 3 (14.29%) Scrum
3 3 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (14.29%) TDD
4 2 (9.52%) E-Commerce
4 2 (9.52%) Information Architecture
4 2 (9.52%) 3D Animation
5 1 (4.76%) MVVM
5 1 (4.76%) 3D Modelling
Programming Languages
1 16 (76.19%) Objective-C
2 3 (14.29%) Java
3 2 (9.52%) PHP
3 2 (9.52%) ActionScript
3 2 (9.52%) C#
Vendors
1 17 (80.95%) Facebook
1 17 (80.95%) Twitter
2 14 (66.67%) Google
3 2 (9.52%) Zend