Period
to 20 June 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Animation in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Animation over the 6 months to 20 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Animation
England > North West
6 months to
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 354 333 328
Rank change year-on-year -21 -5 +10
Permanent jobs citing Animation 12 29 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.098% 0.23% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.25% 0.53% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 12 13 15
North West median annual salary £43,750 £35,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% +6.06% +1.54%
10th Percentile £19,275 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £52,500 £42,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -9.09% +22.22%

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 the North West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 4,726 5,521 4,649
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 38.47% 43.09% 41.16%
Number of salaries quoted 3,693 4,469 3,904
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,750 £23,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £49,602 £50,000
% change year-on-year +0.80% -0.80% +5.26%

Animation
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Animation as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Animation in the North West

Animation
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Animation in the North West.

Salary trend for Animation in the North West

Animation
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Animation in the North West over the 6 months to 20 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Animation in the North West

Animation
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Animation within the North West region over the 6 months to 20 June 2018. 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
Manchester +3 10 £43,750 +25.00% 5
Merseyside +12 1 £27,500 -1.79% 2
Lancashire - 1 £75,000 -
Animation
England

For the 6 months to 20 June 2018, 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 North West region with a requirement for Animation.

1 7 (58.33%) Games
1 7 (58.33%) Software Engineering
2 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) C++
3 4 (33.33%) Linux
3 4 (33.33%) Python
3 4 (33.33%) Maya
3 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 4 (33.33%) Degree
3 4 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 4 (33.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 3 (25.00%) Mobile App
4 3 (25.00%) 3D Animation
4 3 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (25.00%) Graphic Design
4 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (16.67%) PHP
5 2 (16.67%) Photoshop
5 2 (16.67%) CSS
5 2 (16.67%) HTML
5 2 (16.67%) CGI
5 2 (16.67%) Adobe
5 2 (16.67%) 3ds Max
5 2 (16.67%) OpenGL
5 2 (16.67%) Publishing
5 2 (16.67%) TDD
5 2 (16.67%) Multimedia
5 2 (16.67%) Adobe After Effects
5 2 (16.67%) Image Processing

Animation
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 1 (8.33%) Apache
1 1 (8.33%) CMS
1 1 (8.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) Maya
2 2 (16.67%) 3ds Max
2 2 (16.67%) Adobe After Effects
2 2 (16.67%) MotionBuilder
2 2 (16.67%) NUKE
2 2 (16.67%) Photoshop
2 2 (16.67%) ZBrush
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (58.33%) Games
2 2 (16.67%) Multimedia
2 2 (16.67%) Publishing
3 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Developer
2 2 (16.67%) 3D Animator
2 2 (16.67%) Animator
2 2 (16.67%) Applications Developer
2 2 (16.67%) C++ Applications Developer
2 2 (16.67%) C++ Developer
2 2 (16.67%) C++ Software Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) JavaScript Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Junior
2 2 (16.67%) Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Vision Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Digital Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Head of Engineering
3 1 (8.33%) Head of Software Engineering
3 1 (8.33%) Junior Animator
3 1 (8.33%) Network Programmer
3 1 (8.33%) Python Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Python Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Python Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 2 (16.67%) AngularJS
2 2 (16.67%) CGI
2 2 (16.67%) CSS
2 2 (16.67%) CSS3
2 2 (16.67%) HTML
2 2 (16.67%) HTML5
2 2 (16.67%) jQuery
2 2 (16.67%) OpenGL
2 2 (16.67%) Qt
2 2 (16.67%) React
2 2 (16.67%) Symfony
2 2 (16.67%) Unreal Engine
2 2 (16.67%) Web Components
3 1 (8.33%) Backbone.js
3 1 (8.33%) CakePHP
3 1 (8.33%) CodeIgniter
3 1 (8.33%) Ember.js
3 1 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (8.33%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 3 (25.00%) Graphic Design
2 3 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (16.67%) 3D Graphics
3 2 (16.67%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (8.33%) Algorithms
4 1 (8.33%) Photography
4 1 (8.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) CentOS
2 1 (8.33%) Debian
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Software Engineering
2 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (33.33%) Multithreading
4 3 (25.00%) 3D Animation
4 3 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (16.67%) Computer Vision
5 2 (16.67%) Creative Thinking
5 2 (16.67%) Front End Development
5 2 (16.67%) Image Processing
5 2 (16.67%) Mathematics
5 2 (16.67%) Performance Optimisation
5 2 (16.67%) TDD
6 1 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (8.33%) Email Marketing
6 1 (8.33%) Internet Marketing
6 1 (8.33%) Pay per click
6 1 (8.33%) Physics
6 1 (8.33%) Statistics
6 1 (8.33%) Web Design
6 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (41.67%) C++
2 4 (33.33%) Python
3 3 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (16.67%) ES6
4 2 (16.67%) ES7
4 2 (16.67%) PHP
5 1 (8.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (8.33%) Master's Degree
3 1 (8.33%) PhD
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Adobe
2 1 (8.33%) Zend