Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Animation
England > North West
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 341 363 342
Rank change year-on-year +22 -21 +5
Permanent jobs citing Animation 23 4 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.17% 0.032% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.44% 0.080% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 20 4 26
North West median annual salary £28,750 £42,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -32.35% +21.43% +7.69%
10th Percentile £21,700 £22,450 £27,500
90th Percentile £53,000 £56,125 £42,500
England median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -20.00% +25.00% +14.29%

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 5226 5008 4616
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 39.20% 40.26% 35.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4084 4177 3668
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £25,325 £25,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £65,250 £61,250 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

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 21 November 2017.

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 21 November 2017. 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 -4 18 £22,000 -27.87% 2
Cheshire -28 4 £46,250 -5.13% 1
Merseyside - 1 £27,500 - 1
Animation
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing Animation also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Animation.

1 11 (47.83%) Adobe
2 9 (39.13%) JavaScript
2 9 (39.13%) Photoshop
2 9 (39.13%) Adobe Illustrator
2 9 (39.13%) Adobe After Effects
3 8 (34.78%) CSS
3 8 (34.78%) HTML
4 7 (30.43%) InDesign
5 6 (26.09%) Adobe Premiere
5 6 (26.09%) Web Development
5 6 (26.09%) jQuery
5 6 (26.09%) SaaS
5 6 (26.09%) AngularJS
6 5 (21.74%) Front End Development
6 5 (21.74%) CSS3
6 5 (21.74%) HTML5
6 5 (21.74%) WordPress
6 5 (21.74%) Games
6 5 (21.74%) SEO
7 4 (17.39%) CMS
7 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (17.39%) Linux
7 4 (17.39%) PHP
7 4 (17.39%) Graphic Design
7 4 (17.39%) Google
7 4 (17.39%) Pay per click
7 4 (17.39%) Node.js
7 4 (17.39%) Git (software)
7 4 (17.39%) React
8 3 (13.04%) webpack

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 5 (21.74%) WordPress
2 4 (17.39%) CMS
3 3 (13.04%) Drupal
3 3 (13.04%) Joomla!
Applications
1 9 (39.13%) Adobe After Effects
1 9 (39.13%) Adobe Illustrator
1 9 (39.13%) Photoshop
2 7 (30.43%) InDesign
3 6 (26.09%) Adobe Premiere
4 3 (13.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (13.04%) Maya
4 3 (13.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (13.04%) NUKE
5 2 (8.70%) 3ds Max
5 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Excel
6 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Office
6 1 (4.35%) MotionBuilder
6 1 (4.35%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (4.35%) ZBrush
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (26.09%) SaaS
2 3 (13.04%) Google Analytics
3 2 (8.70%) AdWords
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.04%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (17.39%) Git (software)
2 3 (13.04%) gulp
2 3 (13.04%) webpack
3 2 (8.70%) Babel
4 1 (4.35%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (21.74%) Games
2 3 (13.04%) Multimedia
3 2 (8.70%) Marketing
4 1 (4.35%) Interactive Media
4 1 (4.35%) Legal
4 1 (4.35%) Publishing
4 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Developer
2 6 (26.09%) Video Editor
3 4 (17.39%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 4 (17.39%) PHP Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Lead Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Web Developer
5 2 (8.70%) 3D Animator
5 2 (8.70%) Animator
5 2 (8.70%) Digital Developer
5 2 (8.70%) PHP Web Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Senior Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Software Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Team Leader
6 1 (4.35%) JavaScript Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Junior Animator
6 1 (4.35%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Mobile Web Applications Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Mobile Web Developer
6 1 (4.35%) PHP Team Leader
6 1 (4.35%) PHP Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (34.78%) CSS
1 8 (34.78%) HTML
2 6 (26.09%) AngularJS
2 6 (26.09%) jQuery
3 5 (21.74%) CSS3
3 5 (21.74%) HTML5
4 4 (17.39%) Node.js
4 4 (17.39%) React
5 2 (8.70%) .NET
5 2 (8.70%) Angular 2
5 2 (8.70%) CakePHP
5 2 (8.70%) CodeIgniter
5 2 (8.70%) Flash
5 2 (8.70%) Laravel
5 2 (8.70%) Sass
5 2 (8.70%) Symfony
6 1 (4.35%) Ajax
6 1 (4.35%) CGI
6 1 (4.35%) JSON
6 1 (4.35%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Graphic Design
2 3 (13.04%) Mobile App
2 3 (13.04%) Video Editing
3 2 (8.70%) 3D Graphics
3 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.70%) Photography
3 2 (8.70%) Social Media
3 2 (8.70%) User Experience
4 1 (4.35%) Algorithms
4 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.35%) iPad
4 1 (4.35%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (4.35%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Linux
2 2 (8.70%) CentOS
2 2 (8.70%) Debian
2 2 (8.70%) Windows
3 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Web Development
2 5 (21.74%) Front End Development
2 5 (21.74%) SEO
3 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (17.39%) Pay per click
4 3 (13.04%) Analytics
4 3 (13.04%) Content Management
4 3 (13.04%) OOP
5 2 (8.70%) Creative Thinking
5 2 (8.70%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (8.70%) Email Marketing
5 2 (8.70%) Internet Marketing
5 2 (8.70%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (8.70%) MVC
5 2 (8.70%) Software Engineering
5 2 (8.70%) Statistics
5 2 (8.70%) TDD
5 2 (8.70%) Web Design
6 1 (4.35%) Continuous Deployment
6 1 (4.35%) Isomorphic Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (39.13%) JavaScript
2 4 (17.39%) PHP
3 3 (13.04%) C#
3 3 (13.04%) C++
4 2 (8.70%) TypeScript
5 1 (4.35%) ES6
5 1 (4.35%) Go
5 1 (4.35%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (4.35%) MCP
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.35%) MOS
Vendors
1 11 (47.83%) Adobe
2 4 (17.39%) Google
3 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.70%) Zend
4 1 (4.35%) Apple
4 1 (4.35%) iManage
4 1 (4.35%) Samsung