Period
to 17 November 2018

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 6 months to 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Animation
UK
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 975 943 942
Rank change year-on-year -32 -1 +17
Permanent jobs citing Animation 180 261 291
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.14% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.25% 0.33% 0.36%
Number of salaries quoted 141 227 224
UK median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% -20.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £26,750 £23,150 £27,500
90th Percentile £69,250 £60,000 £72,125
UK excluding London median annual salary £36,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.86% -12.50% +21.21%

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 with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 71,651 79,896 80,349
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.26% 44.31% 42.25%
Number of salaries quoted 55,635 60,319 65,967
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £27,075
90th Percentile £86,250 £81,550 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

Animation
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Animation as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Animation in the UK

Animation
Top 13 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 6 months to 17 November 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
England -52 171 £51,250 +28.13% 77
London +46 97 £62,500 +25.00% 38
UK excluding London -45 81 £36,000 +2.86% 45
South East +11 24 £34,000 -20.00% 13
South West +11 22 £36,000 -20.00% 6
North of England +19 17 £36,250 +20.83% 11
North West +10 16 £37,500 +30.43% 8
Wales +7 8 £36,000 +2.86% 1
West Midlands +15 6 £32,500 +25.00% 1
Midlands -21 6 £32,500 +25.00% 6
East of England +11 5 £25,000 +16.28% 4
Scotland -10 5 £47,500 +5.56% 4
North East -14 1 £35,000 -12.50%

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 with a requirement for Animation.

1 80 (44.44%) User Experience
2 69 (38.33%) CSS
3 64 (35.56%) HTML
4 58 (32.22%) JavaScript
4 58 (32.22%) Agile Software Development
5 51 (28.33%) Apple iOS
6 47 (26.11%) Objective-C
7 46 (25.56%) Games
7 46 (25.56%) Adobe
7 46 (25.56%) RESTful
8 45 (25.00%) Core Animation
8 45 (25.00%) Apple Swift
8 45 (25.00%) iOS Development
9 43 (23.89%) Core Data
10 41 (22.78%) Apple
11 40 (22.22%) Git (software)
12 39 (21.67%) Cocoa
13 38 (21.11%) Cocoa Touch
14 37 (20.56%) Degree
15 36 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
16 35 (19.44%) Front End Development
17 31 (17.22%) Analytics
18 30 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
19 29 (16.11%) Adobe Illustrator
19 29 (16.11%) Photoshop
20 28 (15.56%) Sass
21 26 (14.44%) AngularJS
21 26 (14.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
22 25 (13.89%) Computer Science
23 24 (13.33%) Computer Science Degree

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 8 (4.44%) Marvel
2 7 (3.89%) CMS
2 7 (3.89%) Moodle
3 3 (1.67%) Apache
4 1 (0.56%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.56%) WordPress
Applications
1 29 (16.11%) Adobe Illustrator
1 29 (16.11%) Photoshop
2 26 (14.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 15 (8.33%) Adobe After Effects
4 11 (6.11%) InVision
4 11 (6.11%) Microsoft Excel
5 10 (5.56%) InDesign
6 8 (4.44%) Flinto
7 7 (3.89%) Adobe Captivate
8 6 (3.33%) 3ds Max
8 6 (3.33%) Adobe Premiere
9 5 (2.78%) Maya
10 4 (2.22%) Chatbot
10 4 (2.22%) Microsoft Office
11 3 (1.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
12 2 (1.11%) Camtasia
12 2 (1.11%) FrameMaker
12 2 (1.11%) Snapchat
13 1 (0.56%) Acrobat
13 1 (0.56%) MotionBuilder
Business Applications
1 1 (0.56%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 9 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (4.44%) GitHub
3 2 (1.11%) iTunes
3 2 (1.11%) Trello
4 1 (0.56%) Asana
4 1 (0.56%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.67%) HTTP
1 12 (6.67%) SSL
1 12 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
2 10 (5.56%) Bluetooth
3 6 (3.33%) DAB
4 1 (0.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.78%) MySQL
1 5 (2.78%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (2.22%) Couchbase
2 4 (2.22%) Hazelcast
2 4 (2.22%) NoSQL
2 4 (2.22%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 40 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 19 (10.56%) Subversion
3 18 (10.00%) Mercurial
4 13 (7.22%) CocoaPods
5 12 (6.67%) Xcode
6 8 (4.44%) Axure RP
7 6 (3.33%) gulp
8 5 (2.78%) Grunt
9 4 (2.22%) Maven
10 3 (1.67%) Dreamweaver
10 3 (1.67%) Jenkins
10 3 (1.67%) JIRA
10 3 (1.67%) Team Foundation Server
10 3 (1.67%) Visual Studio
10 3 (1.67%) webpack
11 2 (1.11%) Bower
11 2 (1.11%) GitLab
12 1 (0.56%) GoCD
12 1 (0.56%) PostCSS
12 1 (0.56%) TeamCity
General
1 46 (25.56%) Games
2 20 (11.11%) Marketing
3 16 (8.89%) Retail
4 10 (5.56%) Advertising
4 10 (5.56%) Finance
4 10 (5.56%) Multimedia
5 5 (2.78%) Pharmaceutical
5 5 (2.78%) Publishing
6 4 (2.22%) Back Office
6 4 (2.22%) Banking
7 3 (1.67%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.67%) Retail Banking
8 2 (1.11%) Electronics
8 2 (1.11%) Music Industry
9 1 (0.56%) Law
9 1 (0.56%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 103 (57.22%) Developer
2 45 (25.00%) iOS Developer
3 42 (23.33%) Designer
4 13 (7.22%) HTML Developer
4 13 (7.22%) UI Designer
5 12 (6.67%) Applications Developer
6 11 (6.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 11 (6.11%) Senior Developer
7 10 (5.56%) HTML CSS Developer
7 10 (5.56%) Web Developer
8 9 (5.00%) 3D Developer
8 9 (5.00%) Games Developer
8 9 (5.00%) JavaScript Developer
8 9 (5.00%) Software Developer
9 8 (4.44%) Software Engineer
10 7 (3.89%) Objective-C Developer
11 6 (3.33%) Graphic Designer
11 6 (3.33%) Lead Developer
11 6 (3.33%) Unity 3D Developer
11 6 (3.33%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (38.33%) CSS
2 64 (35.56%) HTML
3 46 (25.56%) RESTful
4 45 (25.00%) Core Animation
5 43 (23.89%) Core Data
6 39 (21.67%) Cocoa
7 38 (21.11%) Cocoa Touch
8 28 (15.56%) Sass
9 26 (14.44%) AngularJS
10 21 (11.67%) React
11 20 (11.11%) jQuery
12 19 (10.56%) Unity (Game Engine)
13 18 (10.00%) Web Services
14 14 (7.78%) CSS3
14 14 (7.78%) HTML5
14 14 (7.78%) JSON
14 14 (7.78%) XML
15 13 (7.22%) Node.js
15 13 (7.22%) WebGL
16 12 (6.67%) RxSwift
Miscellaneous
1 80 (44.44%) User Experience
2 25 (13.89%) Computer Science
3 22 (12.22%) Mobile App
4 13 (7.22%) Graphic Design
5 12 (6.67%) e-Learning
6 10 (5.56%) Augmented Reality
6 10 (5.56%) Photography
7 8 (4.44%) Social Media
8 7 (3.89%) iPad
8 7 (3.89%) Learning Management System
8 7 (3.89%) Motion Graphics
8 7 (3.89%) Virtual Team
9 6 (3.33%) Greenfield Project
9 6 (3.33%) Mobile Games
9 6 (3.33%) Renewable Energy
9 6 (3.33%) Self-Motivation
9 6 (3.33%) Smart Meter
10 5 (2.78%) 3D Graphics
10 5 (2.78%) SCORM
10 5 (2.78%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 51 (28.33%) Apple iOS
2 11 (6.11%) Linux
3 9 (5.00%) Android
4 8 (4.44%) Unix
5 4 (2.22%) watchOS
6 1 (0.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (32.22%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (25.00%) iOS Development
3 36 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
4 35 (19.44%) Front End Development
5 31 (17.22%) Analytics
6 30 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
7 22 (12.22%) Visualisation
8 21 (11.67%) TDD
9 19 (10.56%) Push Notifications
9 19 (10.56%) Wireframes
10 18 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
10 18 (10.00%) Scrum
10 18 (10.00%) Typography
10 18 (10.00%) Web Development
11 17 (9.44%) Data Visualisation
11 17 (9.44%) Game Development
11 17 (9.44%) MVC
12 16 (8.89%) Project Management
12 16 (8.89%) Responsive Web Design
12 16 (8.89%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 58 (32.22%) JavaScript
2 47 (26.11%) Objective-C
3 45 (25.00%) Apple Swift
4 18 (10.00%) Java
5 17 (9.44%) C#
6 14 (7.78%) TypeScript
7 13 (7.22%) C++
8 9 (5.00%) PHP
9 8 (4.44%) SQL
10 7 (3.89%) ES6
11 4 (2.22%) Clojure
11 4 (2.22%) Groovy
11 4 (2.22%) Python
11 4 (2.22%) Scala
12 3 (1.67%) VC++
13 2 (1.11%) ES7
13 2 (1.11%) MAXScript
14 1 (0.56%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 37 (20.56%) Degree
2 24 (13.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (1.11%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.89%) QA
2 2 (1.11%) WCAG
System Software
1 8 (4.44%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (3.89%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 46 (25.56%) Adobe
2 41 (22.78%) Apple
3 12 (6.67%) Tableau
4 6 (3.33%) Microsoft
5 5 (2.78%) Google
6 4 (2.22%) Facebook
7 2 (1.11%) Autodesk
7 2 (1.11%) SAP
7 2 (1.11%) Twitter
8 1 (0.56%) Hummingbird
8 1 (0.56%) Sun