The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Animation in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Animation over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Animation
England / West Midlands
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 198 233 -
Rank change year-on-year +35 -  
Permanent jobs citing Animation 16 11 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.33% 0.18% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.95% 0.49% -
Number of salaries quoted 16 7 0
Median salary £41,250 £60,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.25% -  
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 the West Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1688 2230 1689
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 35.14% 36.18% 33.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1309 1645 1439
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Animation
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 West Midlands

Animation
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Animation in the West Midlands

Animation
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Animation in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Animation in the West Midlands

Animation
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Animation within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 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
Worcestershire - 8 £43,750 -
Herefordshire -17 6 £45,000 -40.00%
Coventry - 4 £41,250 -
Birmingham +14 2 £35,000 +40.00% 1
Solihull - 2 £35,000 -
Animation
England

For the 6 months to 30 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Animation.

1 15 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (54.55%) Git (software)
3 11 (50.00%) Marketing
3 11 (50.00%) HTML
4 10 (45.45%) User Experience
5 8 (36.36%) C#
5 8 (36.36%) .NET
5 8 (36.36%) ASP.NET
5 8 (36.36%) SEO
6 7 (31.82%) CSS
6 7 (31.82%) XML
6 7 (31.82%) JavaScript
6 7 (31.82%) PHP
6 7 (31.82%) Pay per click
6 7 (31.82%) Unit Testing
6 7 (31.82%) TDD
6 7 (31.82%) Subversion
6 7 (31.82%) Automated Testing
6 7 (31.82%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 7 (31.82%) Chai
6 7 (31.82%) gulp
6 7 (31.82%) JSUnit
6 7 (31.82%) HTML5
6 7 (31.82%) Mocha
6 7 (31.82%) BDD
6 7 (31.82%) Node.js
6 7 (31.82%) Backbone.js
6 7 (31.82%) KnockoutJS
6 7 (31.82%) Jasmine
6 7 (31.82%) Sass

Animation
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (4.55%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Acrobat
1 3 (13.64%) Adobe After Effects
1 3 (13.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 3 (13.64%) Adobe Premiere
1 3 (13.64%) InDesign
1 3 (13.64%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) AdWords
1 1 (4.55%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (13.64%) Internet
2 1 (4.55%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (54.55%) Git (software)
2 7 (31.82%) Grunt
2 7 (31.82%) gulp
2 7 (31.82%) Jasmine
2 7 (31.82%) JSUnit
2 7 (31.82%) Mocha
2 7 (31.82%) Subversion
3 4 (18.18%) Visual Studio
4 1 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (4.55%) Xcode
General
1 11 (50.00%) Marketing
2 4 (18.18%) Games
3 3 (13.64%) Advertising
4 2 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (72.73%) Developer
2 7 (31.82%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 7 (31.82%) HTML CSS Developer
2 7 (31.82%) HTML Developer
2 7 (31.82%) JavaScript Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Designer
3 3 (13.64%) Digital Designer
3 3 (13.64%) Web Designer
4 2 (9.09%) iOS Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Designer
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Digital Designer
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Web Designer
5 1 (4.55%) Creative Web Designer
5 1 (4.55%) Digital Executive
5 1 (4.55%) Digital Marketing Executive
5 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce Product Manager
5 1 (4.55%) Lead Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Lead iOS Developer
5 1 (4.55%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (50.00%) HTML
2 8 (36.36%) .NET
2 8 (36.36%) ASP.NET
3 7 (31.82%) Backbone.js
3 7 (31.82%) Chai
3 7 (31.82%) CSS
3 7 (31.82%) CSS3
3 7 (31.82%) HTML5
3 7 (31.82%) KnockoutJS
3 7 (31.82%) Node.js
3 7 (31.82%) Sass
3 7 (31.82%) XML
4 4 (18.18%) Ajax
4 4 (18.18%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (18.18%) JSON
4 4 (18.18%) REST
4 4 (18.18%) WCF
4 4 (18.18%) Web Services
4 4 (18.18%) XHTML
5 3 (13.64%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 10 (45.45%) User Experience
2 7 (31.82%) Mobile App
3 3 (13.64%) Client/Server
4 2 (9.09%) BBC
5 1 (4.55%) Algorithms
5 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.55%) Computer Science
5 1 (4.55%) Data Structures
5 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (4.55%) Graphic Design
5 1 (4.55%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.09%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.55%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (68.18%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (36.36%) SEO
3 7 (31.82%) Automated Testing
3 7 (31.82%) BDD
3 7 (31.82%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
3 7 (31.82%) Pay per click
3 7 (31.82%) TDD
3 7 (31.82%) Unit Testing
4 4 (18.18%) MVC
4 4 (18.18%) OO
5 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (13.64%) OOP
5 3 (13.64%) Web Design
6 2 (9.09%) iOS Development
6 2 (9.09%) SOLID
7 1 (4.55%) Analytics
7 1 (4.55%) Lead Generation
7 1 (4.55%) Line Management
7 1 (4.55%) Online Marketing
7 1 (4.55%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) C#
2 7 (31.82%) JavaScript
2 7 (31.82%) PHP
3 4 (18.18%) VB
4 2 (9.09%) Apple Swift
4 2 (9.09%) Objective-C
5 1 (4.55%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 3 (13.64%) Adobe
3 1 (4.55%) Apple
3 1 (4.55%) Google
Birmingham
Intouch Games
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 21 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 21 days ago