The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Animation in permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Animation over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Animation
UK / Scotland
Rank - 145 156
Permanent jobs citing Animation 0 19 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland - 0.65% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.49% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 3
Median salary - £30,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -50.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year +14.28% +7.69%  

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

Generic IT Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 842 1279 1102
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 36.58% 43.59% 35.76%
Number of salaries quoted 541 766 655
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Animation
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing Animation as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Animation in Scotland

Animation
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Animation in Scotland

Animation
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Animation.

1 7 (87.50%) Python
2 6 (75.00%) C++
3 4 (50.00%) Games
3 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (50.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 4 (50.00%) Unreal Engine
3 4 (50.00%) CryEngine
4 3 (37.50%) Visual Effects
4 3 (37.50%) NUKE
4 3 (37.50%) Maya
4 3 (37.50%) Houdini
5 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
5 2 (25.00%) Physics
5 2 (25.00%) Algorithms
5 2 (25.00%) R
6 1 (12.50%) PyQt
6 1 (12.50%) GLSL
6 1 (12.50%) Flask
6 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
6 1 (12.50%) Wireframes
6 1 (12.50%) Prototyping
6 1 (12.50%) InVision
6 1 (12.50%) HLSL
6 1 (12.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (12.50%) Security Monitoring
6 1 (12.50%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
6 1 (12.50%) Photoshop
6 1 (12.50%) Windows
6 1 (12.50%) Linux

Animation
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Houdini
1 3 (37.50%) Maya
1 3 (37.50%) NUKE
2 1 (12.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (12.50%) InVision
2 1 (12.50%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) LAN
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 4 (50.00%) Games
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Graphics Programmer
2 2 (25.00%) Lead Programmer
2 2 (25.00%) Programmer
2 2 (25.00%) Python Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Real Time Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) C++ Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Lead Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) CryEngine
1 4 (50.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
1 4 (50.00%) Unreal Engine
2 1 (12.50%) DirectX
2 1 (12.50%) Django
2 1 (12.50%) Flask
2 1 (12.50%) OpenGL
2 1 (12.50%) PyQt
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) CentOS
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Visual Effects
3 2 (25.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (25.00%) Physics
4 1 (12.50%) High-Fidelity Prototypes
4 1 (12.50%) Open Source
4 1 (12.50%) Prototyping
4 1 (12.50%) Security Monitoring
4 1 (12.50%) Web Development
4 1 (12.50%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) Python
2 6 (75.00%) C++
3 2 (25.00%) R
4 1 (12.50%) GLSL
4 1 (12.50%) HLSL
4 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) Firmware
1 1 (12.50%) NFS
1 1 (12.50%) Samba
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Adobe
1 1 (12.50%) Red Hat