The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Animation in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Animation over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Animation
UK
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 709 774 819
Rank change year-on-year +65 +45  
Permanent jobs citing Animation 143 176 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.17% 0.17% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.44% 0.41% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 108 120 85
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,950 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £57,500 £64,000
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 with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 32788 42843 41687
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 38.39% 41.04% 38.93%
Number of salaries quoted 26420 34220 32936
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,500 £27,530
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Animation
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 the UK

Animation
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Animation in the UK

Animation
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Animation over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Animation in the UK

Animation
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Animation within the UK over the 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +53 135 £40,000 +6.66% 27
London +42 49 £42,500 -5.55% 7
South East +55 18 £40,000 +14.28% 3
North West +2 18 £35,000 +3.70% 5
East of England +19 17 £38,750 +3.33% 1
West Midlands +36 16 £41,250 -31.25% 2
Manchester -17 16 £35,000 +3.70% 5
Hertfordshire +21 15 £34,000 +58.13%
Hampshire +27 8 £40,000 +14.28%
Worcester - 8 £43,750 -
Worcestershire - 8 £43,750 -
South West +26 7 £32,500 -18.75% 6
Watford - 7 - -
Stevenage +6 6 £34,000 +17.24%
Hereford -11 6 £45,000 -40.00%
Herefordshire -17 6 £45,000 -40.00%
Oldham -24 6 - - 1
Portsmouth - 6 £40,000 -
Berkshire +39 5 £55,000 +83.33% 1
East Midlands +3 5 £45,000 +109.30% 1
Bristol -2 4 £36,250 -11.04% 2
Coventry - 4 £41,250 -
Surrey +44 3 £45,000 +42.85% 1
Yorkshire +30 3 £27,500 -21.42%
Leeds +18 3 £27,500 -21.42%
West Yorkshire +15 3 £27,500 -21.42%
Leicestershire - 3 £26,500 -
Leicester - 3 £26,500 -
City of London +31 2 £58,750 +2.17% 2
Guildford +24 2 £53,750 +73.38%

For the 6 months to 29 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 with a requirement for Animation.

1 122 (43.26%) HTML
2 110 (39.01%) JavaScript
3 81 (28.72%) User Experience
4 80 (28.37%) Agile Software Development
5 79 (28.01%) Games
6 78 (27.66%) CSS
7 73 (25.89%) Git (software)
8 72 (25.53%) Apple iOS
9 68 (24.11%) HTML5
10 63 (22.34%) Adobe
11 56 (19.86%) Photoshop
12 54 (19.15%) Adobe Illustrator
12 54 (19.15%) Marketing
13 52 (18.44%) Degree
14 50 (17.73%) Core Animation
15 49 (17.38%) Objective-C
15 49 (17.38%) OO
16 47 (16.67%) TDD
17 46 (16.31%) iOS Development
18 44 (15.60%) Mobile App
19 43 (15.25%) C#
20 42 (14.89%) Adobe Creative Suite
21 40 (14.18%) Apple Swift
21 40 (14.18%) OOP
22 39 (13.83%) Unit Testing
22 39 (13.83%) Front End Development
23 38 (13.48%) Subversion
24 37 (13.12%) jQuery
24 37 (13.12%) Cocoa
25 35 (12.41%) XML

Animation
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 22 (7.80%) CMS
2 18 (6.38%) WordPress
3 6 (2.13%) Umbraco
4 5 (1.77%) Apache
4 5 (1.77%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.71%) Drupal
5 2 (0.71%) Marvel
6 1 (0.35%) IIS
6 1 (0.35%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 56 (19.86%) Photoshop
2 54 (19.15%) Adobe Illustrator
3 42 (14.89%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 28 (9.93%) Adobe After Effects
5 16 (5.67%) InDesign
6 15 (5.32%) Maya
7 14 (4.96%) 3ds Max
8 12 (4.26%) InVision
9 10 (3.55%) CINEMA 4D
10 9 (3.19%) Adobe Premiere
10 9 (3.19%) Final Cut Pro
10 9 (3.19%) Houdini
10 9 (3.19%) NUKE
11 8 (2.84%) Adobe Captivate
11 8 (2.84%) MS Office
12 6 (2.13%) MS Excel
13 5 (1.77%) MS PowerPoint
14 4 (1.42%) Autodesk Inventor
14 4 (1.42%) Revit
15 3 (1.06%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 2 (0.71%) Magento
1 2 (0.71%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 18 (6.38%) Trello
2 6 (2.13%) GitHub
2 6 (2.13%) Google Cloud Platform
2 6 (2.13%) MailChimp
3 4 (1.42%) Google Analytics
4 3 (1.06%) AdWords
5 2 (0.71%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 1 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.35%) TestFlight
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.26%) Internet
2 10 (3.55%) Broadband
3 4 (1.42%) SMS
4 3 (1.06%) SSH
4 3 (1.06%) VPN
5 2 (0.71%) WebEx
6 1 (0.35%) LAN
6 1 (0.35%) NAS
6 1 (0.35%) Skype
6 1 (0.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (3.90%) MySQL
2 7 (2.48%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (0.71%) Mixpanel
5 1 (0.35%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 73 (25.89%) Git (software)
2 38 (13.48%) Subversion
3 31 (10.99%) Xcode
4 22 (7.80%) CocoaPods
4 22 (7.80%) Grunt
4 22 (7.80%) JIRA
5 20 (7.09%) Jenkins
6 18 (6.38%) GoCD
7 17 (6.03%) gulp
8 14 (4.96%) Visual Studio
9 11 (3.90%) Jasmine
10 10 (3.55%) Dreamweaver
11 9 (3.19%) Mocha
12 7 (2.48%) JSUnit
13 6 (2.13%) webpack
14 4 (1.42%) git-flow
15 3 (1.06%) Babel
15 3 (1.06%) Selenium
16 2 (0.71%) Appcelerator Titanium
16 2 (0.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 79 (28.01%) Games
2 54 (19.15%) Marketing
3 25 (8.87%) Multimedia
4 22 (7.80%) Advertising
5 20 (7.09%) Telecoms
6 19 (6.74%) Finance
7 18 (6.38%) Publishing
7 18 (6.38%) Retail
8 13 (4.61%) Online Betting
9 7 (2.48%) Military
10 2 (0.71%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.35%) Banking
11 1 (0.35%) French Language
Job Titles
1 151 (53.55%) Developer
2 71 (25.18%) Designer
3 45 (15.96%) Senior Developer
4 43 (15.25%) iOS Developer
5 35 (12.41%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 24 (8.51%) Digital Designer
7 23 (8.16%) JavaScript Developer
8 22 (7.80%) HTML Developer
9 19 (6.74%) Games Developer
9 19 (6.74%) Senior Designer
10 18 (6.38%) 3D Developer
11 17 (6.03%) Junior
12 16 (5.67%) Senior Front-End Developer
13 14 (4.96%) Photoshop Designer
13 14 (4.96%) Senior iOS Developer
14 13 (4.61%) E-Commerce Developer
14 13 (4.61%) Graphic Designer
14 13 (4.61%) Software Engineer
15 12 (4.26%) Lead Developer
15 12 (4.26%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 122 (43.26%) HTML
2 78 (27.66%) CSS
3 68 (24.11%) HTML5
4 50 (17.73%) Core Animation
5 37 (13.12%) Cocoa
5 37 (13.12%) jQuery
6 35 (12.41%) CSS3
6 35 (12.41%) XML
7 31 (10.99%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 27 (9.57%) Sass
9 24 (8.51%) Core Data
10 23 (8.16%) JSON
11 21 (7.45%) AngularJS
11 21 (7.45%) Flash
11 21 (7.45%) React
11 21 (7.45%) UIKit
12 20 (7.09%) Ajax
13 19 (6.74%) HTML5 Canvas
14 18 (6.38%) RESTful
15 17 (6.03%) DirectX
Miscellaneous
1 81 (28.72%) User Experience
2 44 (15.60%) Mobile App
3 34 (12.06%) Social Media
4 30 (10.64%) Motion Graphics
5 23 (8.16%) Augmented Reality
6 22 (7.80%) Computer Science
6 22 (7.80%) Graphic Design
7 18 (6.38%) Client/Server
8 15 (5.32%) Online Gambling
9 14 (4.96%) Learning Management System
10 13 (4.61%) Online Games
11 12 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
11 12 (4.26%) Oculus Rift
12 11 (3.90%) e-Learning
12 11 (3.90%) HoloLens
12 11 (3.90%) HTC Vive
13 9 (3.19%) 3D Graphics
13 9 (3.19%) SCORM
14 8 (2.84%) Algorithms
15 7 (2.48%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 72 (25.53%) Apple iOS
2 31 (10.99%) Android
3 16 (5.67%) Linux
4 14 (4.96%) Windows
5 9 (3.19%) Windows XP
6 4 (1.42%) Unix
7 2 (0.71%) CentOS
7 2 (0.71%) Mac OS X
7 2 (0.71%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.35%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (28.37%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (17.38%) OO
3 47 (16.67%) TDD
4 46 (16.31%) iOS Development
5 40 (14.18%) OOP
6 39 (13.83%) Front End Development
6 39 (13.83%) Unit Testing
7 29 (10.28%) Mathematics
8 27 (9.57%) Mentoring
8 27 (9.57%) Software Engineering
9 26 (9.22%) Time Management
10 25 (8.87%) Mobile Development
11 24 (8.51%) Infographics
12 23 (8.16%) Continuous Integration
12 23 (8.16%) Scrum
13 20 (7.09%) 3D Animation
13 20 (7.09%) MVC
14 19 (6.74%) BDD
14 19 (6.74%) E-Commerce
15 18 (6.38%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 110 (39.01%) JavaScript
2 49 (17.38%) Objective-C
3 43 (15.25%) C#
4 40 (14.18%) Apple Swift
5 34 (12.06%) C++
6 20 (7.09%) PHP
7 17 (6.03%) TypeScript
8 13 (4.61%) Python
9 12 (4.26%) C
10 10 (3.55%) SQL
11 8 (2.84%) Java
12 7 (2.48%) T-SQL
13 6 (2.13%) Bash Shell
14 5 (1.77%) Perl
14 5 (1.77%) XAML
15 4 (1.42%) ActionScript
15 4 (1.42%) Lua
15 4 (1.42%) VB
16 3 (1.06%) GLSL
17 2 (0.71%) R
Qualifications
1 52 (18.44%) Degree
2 8 (2.84%) SC Cleared
2 8 (2.84%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.55%) QA
2 3 (1.06%) Section 508
2 3 (1.06%) WCAG
3 2 (0.71%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.35%) WAI
System Software
1 5 (1.77%) Snort
2 2 (0.71%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.35%) Docker
3 1 (0.35%) Firmware
3 1 (0.35%) NFS
3 1 (0.35%) pfSense
3 1 (0.35%) Samba
Systems Management
1 5 (1.77%) Nagios
2 1 (0.35%) HockeyApp
2 1 (0.35%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 63 (22.34%) Adobe
2 15 (5.32%) Microsoft
3 14 (4.96%) Google
4 8 (2.84%) Apple
4 8 (2.84%) Kenexa
5 5 (1.77%) Autodesk
6 4 (1.42%) Facebook
6 4 (1.42%) Twitter
7 3 (1.06%) Foundry
8 2 (0.71%) Appcelerator
8 2 (0.71%) Cognizant
9 1 (0.35%) DoubleClick
9 1 (0.35%) Mapbox
9 1 (0.35%) NETGEAR
9 1 (0.35%) Oracle
9 1 (0.35%) QNAP
9 1 (0.35%) Red Hat
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Salary: computer, Unlimited holidays, flexi
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
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Salary: £18000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Gamesys
Posted: Yesterday
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RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £24,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 - 50,000
Posted: 20 hours ago
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Sanderson
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
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Posted: 7 days ago
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360 Resourcing
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
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Tombola
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
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Bristol DT
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Unit 504 Cannon Wharf Business Unit, Pell Street,...
Masters of Pie
Salary: £40,000 - £50,000 a year
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Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 19 days ago
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Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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Salary: Highly Competitive
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Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
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Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus benefits and bonuses
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