Period
to 18 January 2022

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 18 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Animation
England > London
6 months to
18 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 626 450 616
Rank change year-on-year -176 +166 +75
Permanent jobs citing Animation 98 49 111
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.19% 0.21% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.44% 0.54% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 44 36 65
10th Percentile £32,500 £38,125 -
25th Percentile £40,000 £45,000 £31,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £60,000 £42,000
Median % change year-on-year -29.17% +42.86% -32.80%
75th Percentile £61,250 £75,000 £65,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £80,000 £78,000
England median annual salary £43,750 £57,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -23.91% +43.75% -23.81%

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 22,108 9,146 19,547
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 43.70% 38.75% 38.38%
Number of salaries quoted 13,538 7,715 15,408
10th Percentile £42,500 £43,678 £36,500
25th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £70,000 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year +7.14% +3.70% +3.85%
75th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £87,500
90th Percentile £118,750 £112,500 £115,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -

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 18 January 2022.

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 18 January 2022. 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 -39 16 £40,000 -40.74% 9
West London -65 5 - - 1
East London - 1 - - 3
Animation
England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2022, 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 51 (52.04%) HTML
2 40 (40.82%) Adobe
3 35 (35.71%) CSS
4 33 (33.67%) JavaScript
5 31 (31.63%) Marketing
6 28 (28.57%) Adobe Illustrator
6 28 (28.57%) Photoshop
7 27 (27.55%) React
8 25 (25.51%) Social Skills
9 24 (24.49%) Node.js
10 23 (23.47%) Finance
11 22 (22.45%) InDesign
12 21 (21.43%) Adobe After Effects
12 21 (21.43%) Visualisation
12 21 (21.43%) Data Visualisation
12 21 (21.43%) Infographics
12 21 (21.43%) Problem-Solving
13 20 (20.41%) Agile Software Development
14 19 (19.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
14 19 (19.39%) Google
14 19 (19.39%) AWS
14 19 (19.39%) HTML5
14 19 (19.39%) Docker
15 17 (17.35%) User Experience
15 17 (17.35%) Advertising
16 16 (16.33%) Kubernetes
16 16 (16.33%) Motion Graphics
16 16 (16.33%) Typography
16 16 (16.33%) Front End Development
17 15 (15.31%) Adobe Premiere

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 8 (8.16%) CMS
2 3 (3.06%) Confluence
3 1 (1.02%) Sitecore CMS
3 1 (1.02%) Umbraco
3 1 (1.02%) WordPress
Applications
1 28 (28.57%) Adobe Illustrator
1 28 (28.57%) Photoshop
2 22 (22.45%) InDesign
3 21 (21.43%) Adobe After Effects
4 19 (19.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 15 (15.31%) Adobe Premiere
6 14 (14.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 5 (5.10%) Adobe XD
8 4 (4.08%) Microsoft Excel
9 3 (3.06%) Microsoft Office
10 2 (2.04%) Blender
10 2 (2.04%) Sketch
11 1 (1.02%) Houdini
11 1 (1.02%) InVision
11 1 (1.02%) Maya
11 1 (1.02%) NUKE
11 1 (1.02%) ZBrush
11 1 (1.02%) Zeplin
Cloud Services
1 19 (19.39%) AWS
2 13 (13.27%) GCP
3 11 (11.22%) Figma
4 10 (10.20%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 8 (8.16%) Azure
6 7 (7.14%) GitHub
7 5 (5.10%) AWS Lambda
7 5 (5.10%) Cloud Run
7 5 (5.10%) Google Compute Engine
7 5 (5.10%) Serverless
8 3 (3.06%) npm
9 2 (2.04%) Miro
10 1 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (1.02%) Stripe
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.10%) Broadband
2 3 (3.06%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.20%) MongoDB
1 10 (10.20%) MySQL
2 6 (6.12%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 6 (6.12%) Amazon RDS
2 6 (6.12%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (5.10%) Blockchain
4 2 (2.04%) Big Data
5 1 (1.02%) MariaDB
5 1 (1.02%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (11.22%) Git (software)
2 8 (8.16%) webpack
3 6 (6.12%) Travis CI
4 5 (5.10%) Cypress.io
4 5 (5.10%) ESLint
4 5 (5.10%) GitLab
4 5 (5.10%) Storybook
5 3 (3.06%) fastlane
5 3 (3.06%) Jenkins
5 3 (3.06%) JIRA
6 2 (2.04%) Mercurial
6 2 (2.04%) Subversion
7 1 (1.02%) Mocha
7 1 (1.02%) PHPUnit
7 1 (1.02%) PostCSS
7 1 (1.02%) Sublime Text
7 1 (1.02%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 31 (31.63%) Marketing
2 25 (25.51%) Social Skills
3 23 (23.47%) Finance
4 17 (17.35%) Advertising
5 6 (6.12%) Manufacturing
5 6 (6.12%) Public Sector
5 6 (6.12%) Retail
6 5 (5.10%) Automotive
7 4 (4.08%) Games
8 2 (2.04%) Banking
8 2 (2.04%) iGaming
9 1 (1.02%) Documentation Skills
9 1 (1.02%) Legal
9 1 (1.02%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 38 (38.78%) Designer
2 30 (30.61%) Developer
3 26 (26.53%) Graphic Designer
4 21 (21.43%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 7 (7.14%) Digital Designer
6 6 (6.12%) Angular Developer
6 6 (6.12%) Junior
6 6 (6.12%) Junior Designer
7 5 (5.10%) Cloud Engineer
7 5 (5.10%) Creative Designer
7 5 (5.10%) iOS Developer
7 5 (5.10%) Lead Developer
7 5 (5.10%) Senior Developer
8 4 (4.08%) Junior Graphic Designer
8 4 (4.08%) Web Designer
9 3 (3.06%) Digital Developer
9 3 (3.06%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 3 (3.06%) Senior iOS Developer
9 3 (3.06%) UI Designer
9 3 (3.06%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (52.04%) HTML
2 35 (35.71%) CSS
3 27 (27.55%) React
4 24 (24.49%) Node.js
5 19 (19.39%) HTML5
6 13 (13.27%) AngularJS
7 10 (10.20%) CSS3
7 10 (10.20%) GraphQL
7 10 (10.20%) REST
7 10 (10.20%) RESTful
8 8 (8.16%) Pixi.js
8 8 (8.16%) WebGL
9 6 (6.12%) Apollo GraphQL
9 6 (6.12%) CreateJS
9 6 (6.12%) D3.js
9 6 (6.12%) DOM
9 6 (6.12%) GreenSock GSAP
9 6 (6.12%) HTML5 Canvas
9 6 (6.12%) jQuery
9 6 (6.12%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 17 (17.35%) User Experience
2 16 (16.33%) Motion Graphics
3 12 (12.24%) Social Media
4 9 (9.18%) Video Editing
5 6 (6.12%) Self-Motivation
6 5 (5.10%) Data Centre
6 5 (5.10%) Mobile App
6 5 (5.10%) Public Cloud
7 4 (4.08%) Graphic Design
7 4 (4.08%) Virtual Team
8 2 (2.04%) Augmented Reality
8 2 (2.04%) Social Gaming
9 1 (1.02%) Legacy Code
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.10%) Apple iOS
1 5 (5.10%) VMS
2 2 (2.04%) Linux
3 1 (1.02%) Android
3 1 (1.02%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.02%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (21.43%) Data Visualisation
1 21 (21.43%) Infographics
1 21 (21.43%) Problem-Solving
1 21 (21.43%) Visualisation
2 20 (20.41%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (16.33%) Front End Development
3 16 (16.33%) Typography
4 14 (14.29%) Insurtech
5 13 (13.27%) Web Development
6 12 (12.24%) Global Marketing
7 11 (11.22%) Wireframes
8 10 (10.20%) Web Design
9 9 (9.18%) CRM
9 9 (9.18%) Data Analysis
9 9 (9.18%) SEO
9 9 (9.18%) Workflow
10 8 (8.16%) Digital Marketing
10 8 (8.16%) Pair Programming
11 7 (7.14%) OOP
11 7 (7.14%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 33 (33.67%) JavaScript
2 12 (12.24%) Python
2 12 (12.24%) TypeScript
3 11 (11.22%) ES6
4 5 (5.10%) Apple Swift
4 5 (5.10%) Go
4 5 (5.10%) Objective-C
5 4 (4.08%) PHP
6 3 (3.06%) C++
7 1 (1.02%) Bash
7 1 (1.02%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.02%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (5.10%) Degree
2 1 (1.02%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (12.24%) QA
2 6 (6.12%) Accessibility
System Software
1 19 (19.39%) Docker
2 5 (5.10%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 16 (16.33%) Kubernetes
2 5 (5.10%) Ansible
2 5 (5.10%) Packer
2 5 (5.10%) Rancher
2 5 (5.10%) Terraform
Vendors
1 40 (40.82%) Adobe
2 19 (19.39%) Google
3 6 (6.12%) DoubleClick
4 5 (5.10%) Intel
4 5 (5.10%) VMware
5 3 (3.06%) BT
5 3 (3.06%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.04%) Apple
6 2 (2.04%) Facebook
7 1 (1.02%) Netlify
7 1 (1.02%) Oracle
7 1 (1.02%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.02%) SAP
7 1 (1.02%) Sitecore