Period
to 21 September 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Animation in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Animation over the 6 months to 21 September 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Animation
England > London
6 months to
21 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 572 458 652
Rank change year-on-year -114 +194 +116
Permanent jobs citing Animation 142 34 88
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.29% 0.17% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.65% 0.41% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 70 26 61
10th Percentile £32,950 £36,250 £29,500
25th Percentile £40,000 £41,250 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £57,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year -13.04% +21.05% -20.83%
75th Percentile £56,250 £67,500 £70,000
90th Percentile £72,750 £85,625 £97,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -9.09% +22.22% -5.26%

Animation is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 21,749 8,302 20,932
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 44.30% 40.74% 37.71%
Number of salaries quoted 12,681 6,867 16,520
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £36,250
25th Percentile £53,750 £54,027 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £72,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year - +11.54% -
75th Percentile £92,500 £95,000 £85,000
90th Percentile £112,500 £120,000 £105,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £59,254 £55,000
% change year-on-year +1.26% +7.73% +4.76%

Animation
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Animation as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Animation in London

Animation
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Animation in London.

Salary trend for Animation in London

Animation
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Animation in London over the 6 months to 21 September 2021.

Salary histogram for Animation in London

Animation
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Animation within the London region over the 6 months to 21 September 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London -49 14 £40,000 -52.94% 10
West London -55 11 - -
East London - 1 - - 3
Animation
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 2021, IT jobs citing Animation also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the London region with a requirement for Animation.

1 56 (39.44%) HTML
2 49 (34.51%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (33.80%) CSS
4 47 (33.10%) React
5 41 (28.87%) JavaScript
6 38 (26.76%) User Experience
7 35 (24.65%) Marketing
8 34 (23.94%) Adobe
9 33 (23.24%) Social Skills
10 29 (20.42%) Node.js
11 27 (19.01%) Vue.js
12 26 (18.31%) Google
13 24 (16.90%) Git (software)
14 23 (16.20%) Advertising
14 23 (16.20%) Photoshop
14 23 (16.20%) Problem-Solving
15 22 (15.49%) Sketch
15 22 (15.49%) Games
15 22 (15.49%) Front End Development
16 21 (14.79%) Mobile App
16 21 (14.79%) CMS
17 19 (13.38%) Adobe After Effects
18 18 (12.68%) Docker
18 18 (12.68%) CSS3
19 17 (11.97%) AWS
19 17 (11.97%) Unreal Engine
19 17 (11.97%) Finance
19 17 (11.97%) C++
20 16 (11.27%) Python
20 16 (11.27%) CRM

Animation
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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:

Application Platforms
1 21 (14.79%) CMS
2 12 (8.45%) Drupal
3 7 (4.93%) Joomla!
3 7 (4.93%) WordPress
4 2 (1.41%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (1.41%) Umbraco
5 1 (0.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 23 (16.20%) Photoshop
2 22 (15.49%) Sketch
3 19 (13.38%) Adobe After Effects
4 15 (10.56%) Figma
4 15 (10.56%) Maya
5 14 (9.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 13 (9.15%) Adobe Illustrator
7 12 (8.45%) Adobe Premiere
7 12 (8.45%) InVision
8 10 (7.04%) InDesign
8 10 (7.04%) Microsoft Excel
8 10 (7.04%) Zeplin
9 8 (5.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 8 (5.63%) Adobe XD
9 8 (5.63%) Microsoft Office
9 8 (5.63%) ZBrush
10 7 (4.93%) 3ds Max
10 7 (4.93%) Microsoft Project
10 7 (4.93%) MS Visio
11 6 (4.23%) Blender
Cloud Services
1 17 (11.97%) AWS
2 16 (11.27%) GitHub
3 14 (9.86%) Azure
4 13 (9.15%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 12 (8.45%) GCP
6 8 (5.63%) AWS Lambda
6 8 (5.63%) npm
6 8 (5.63%) Serverless
7 7 (4.93%) Veeva
8 6 (4.23%) Google Compute Engine
9 5 (3.52%) Amazon Alexa
9 5 (3.52%) AWS CloudFormation
9 5 (3.52%) Azure Functions
9 5 (3.52%) Dialogflow
9 5 (3.52%) SaaS
9 5 (3.52%) Siri
9 5 (3.52%) Twilio
9 5 (3.52%) Yarn
10 3 (2.11%) Cloud Run
11 1 (0.70%) Apple Pay
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.75%) Broadband
2 3 (2.11%) Internet
3 1 (0.70%) Bluetooth
3 1 (0.70%) NFC
3 1 (0.70%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.75%) MySQL
2 6 (4.23%) MongoDB
3 5 (3.52%) Blockchain
4 3 (2.11%) MariaDB
4 3 (2.11%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 24 (16.90%) Git (software)
2 10 (7.04%) PostCSS
3 6 (4.23%) GitLab
3 6 (4.23%) Travis CI
3 6 (4.23%) webpack
4 5 (3.52%) Balsamiq
4 5 (3.52%) Grunt
4 5 (3.52%) gulp
5 3 (2.11%) Cypress.io
5 3 (2.11%) ESLint
5 3 (2.11%) Mocha
5 3 (2.11%) PHPUnit
5 3 (2.11%) Storybook
6 2 (1.41%) JIRA
7 1 (0.70%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (0.70%) fastlane
7 1 (0.70%) Sublime Text
7 1 (0.70%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 35 (24.65%) Marketing
2 33 (23.24%) Social Skills
3 23 (16.20%) Advertising
4 22 (15.49%) Games
5 17 (11.97%) Finance
6 7 (4.93%) Pharmaceutical
7 6 (4.23%) Automotive
7 6 (4.23%) Retail
8 3 (2.11%) Documentation Skills
8 3 (2.11%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 3 (2.11%) Presentation Skills
9 2 (1.41%) Banking
9 2 (1.41%) Organisational Skills
10 1 (0.70%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (0.70%) iGaming
10 1 (0.70%) Legal
10 1 (0.70%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.70%) Music Industry
10 1 (0.70%) Polish Language
10 1 (0.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (27.46%) Designer
2 27 (19.01%) Developer
3 15 (10.56%) Graphic Designer
4 14 (9.86%) UI Designer
5 11 (7.75%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 10 (7.04%) UI Engineer
7 8 (5.63%) Digital Project Manager
7 8 (5.63%) Project Manager
8 7 (4.93%) Digital Director
9 6 (4.23%) Senior Digital Project Manager
9 6 (4.23%) Senior Manager
9 6 (4.23%) Senior Project Manager
10 5 (3.52%) 3D Artist
10 5 (3.52%) Cloud Engineer
10 5 (3.52%) Creative Designer
10 5 (3.52%) Drupal Developer
10 5 (3.52%) Programmer
10 5 (3.52%) React Developer
10 5 (3.52%) UX Designer
10 5 (3.52%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (39.44%) HTML
2 48 (33.80%) CSS
3 47 (33.10%) React
4 29 (20.42%) Node.js
5 27 (19.01%) Vue.js
6 18 (12.68%) CSS3
7 17 (11.97%) Unreal Engine
8 16 (11.27%) GraphQL
8 16 (11.27%) HTML5
9 15 (10.56%) GreenSock GSAP
10 12 (8.45%) CreateJS
11 11 (7.75%) D3.js
11 11 (7.75%) HTML5 Canvas
12 10 (7.04%) AngularJS
12 10 (7.04%) Bulma
12 10 (7.04%) Tailwind CSS
12 10 (7.04%) Unity (Game Engine)
13 9 (6.34%) JSON
13 9 (6.34%) Pixi.js
13 9 (6.34%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 38 (26.76%) User Experience
2 21 (14.79%) Mobile App
3 15 (10.56%) Motion Graphics
3 15 (10.56%) Social Media
4 14 (9.86%) Virtual Team
5 12 (8.45%) Self-Motivation
6 9 (6.34%) Video Editing
7 7 (4.93%) 3D Graphics
8 6 (4.23%) Data Centre
8 6 (4.23%) Public Cloud
9 5 (3.52%) Client/Server
9 5 (3.52%) Graphic Design
10 3 (2.11%) Legacy Code
11 2 (1.41%) Augmented Reality
12 1 (0.70%) Blog
12 1 (0.70%) Contactless
12 1 (0.70%) Learning Management System
12 1 (0.70%) Photography
12 1 (0.70%) Social Gaming
12 1 (0.70%) Vector Graphics
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.23%) VMS
2 3 (2.11%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.41%) Android
3 2 (1.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (34.51%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (16.20%) Problem-Solving
3 22 (15.49%) Front End Development
4 16 (11.27%) CRM
4 16 (11.27%) Infographics
4 16 (11.27%) Project Management
4 16 (11.27%) Responsive Web Design
4 16 (11.27%) Visual Effects
4 16 (11.27%) Visualisation
5 15 (10.56%) Insurtech
6 13 (9.15%) Web Design
7 12 (8.45%) Data Analysis
7 12 (8.45%) Global Marketing
8 11 (7.75%) 3D Modelling
8 11 (7.75%) Data Visualisation
8 11 (7.75%) Interaction Design
8 11 (7.75%) Open Source
8 11 (7.75%) Pair Programming
8 11 (7.75%) Web Development
9 10 (7.04%) Typography
Programming Languages
1 41 (28.87%) JavaScript
2 17 (11.97%) C++
3 16 (11.27%) Python
4 14 (9.86%) ES6
5 11 (7.75%) PHP
6 9 (6.34%) C#
7 7 (4.93%) Java
8 6 (4.23%) TypeScript
9 4 (2.82%) Go
10 3 (2.11%) SQL
11 2 (1.41%) Apple Swift
11 2 (1.41%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.70%) Elixir
12 1 (0.70%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (10.56%) Degree
2 2 (1.41%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (1.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (10.56%) QA
2 13 (9.15%) Accessibility
System Software
1 18 (12.68%) Docker
2 6 (4.23%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 16 (11.27%) Kubernetes
2 11 (7.75%) Terraform
3 6 (4.23%) Ansible
4 5 (3.52%) Packer
5 3 (2.11%) Rancher
Vendors
1 34 (23.94%) Adobe
2 26 (18.31%) Google
3 12 (8.45%) Apple
4 10 (7.04%) DoubleClick
4 10 (7.04%) Netlify
5 8 (5.63%) Microsoft
6 6 (4.23%) Intel
6 6 (4.23%) VMware
7 2 (1.41%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.70%) Samsung