Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Animation
England > West Midlands
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 302 307 310
Rank change year-on-year +5 +3 -17
Permanent jobs citing Animation 26 25 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.26% 0.22% 0.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.69% 0.60% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 23 23 11
West Midlands median annual salary £26,000 £52,500 £32,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -50.48% +64.06% -20.00%
10th Percentile £23,500 £20,650 £27,500
90th Percentile £38,750 £80,500 £40,250
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 West Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 3789 4200 3471
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 37.26% 36.57% 32.21%
Number of salaries quoted 3003 3095 2774
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,826 £23,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

Animation
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Animation as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

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 6 months to 22 November 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 6 months to 22 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
Halesowen - 18 £26,000 - 5
Birmingham +3 7 £37,500 -28.57%
Solihull - 1 £22,500 -
Animation
England

For the 6 months to 22 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Animation.

1 23 (88.46%) Adobe
1 23 (88.46%) Games
1 23 (88.46%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 22 (84.62%) Adobe Illustrator
2 22 (84.62%) Photoshop
2 22 (84.62%) Web Design
3 21 (80.77%) BBC
4 20 (76.92%) Business Intelligence
5 17 (65.38%) User Experience
6 14 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (53.85%) Kanban
6 14 (53.85%) Scrum
6 14 (53.85%) A/B Testing
7 10 (38.46%) Typography
7 10 (38.46%) Adobe After Effects
8 9 (34.62%) Adobe Premiere
8 9 (34.62%) HTML
8 9 (34.62%) CSS
8 9 (34.62%) HTML5
8 9 (34.62%) CSS3
9 6 (23.08%) Marketing
10 2 (7.69%) Information Architecture
10 2 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
10 2 (7.69%) Mobile First
11 1 (3.85%) Game Development
11 1 (3.85%) Unity (Game Engine)
11 1 (3.85%) Banking
11 1 (3.85%) Degree
11 1 (3.85%) Graphic Design
11 1 (3.85%) Mathematics

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:

Applications
1 23 (88.46%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 22 (84.62%) Adobe Illustrator
2 22 (84.62%) Photoshop
3 10 (38.46%) Adobe After Effects
4 9 (34.62%) Adobe Premiere
General
1 23 (88.46%) Games
2 6 (23.08%) Marketing
3 1 (3.85%) Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (96.15%) Designer
2 17 (65.38%) Web Designer
3 16 (61.54%) Digital Designer
4 9 (34.62%) Senior Designer
4 9 (34.62%) Senior Digital Designer
4 9 (34.62%) Senior Web Designer
5 5 (19.23%) Creative Designer
6 1 (3.85%) Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Games Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Graduate
6 1 (3.85%) Graduate Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Graduate Games Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Graphic Designer
6 1 (3.85%) Junior
6 1 (3.85%) Junior Developer
6 1 (3.85%) Junior Games Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (34.62%) CSS
1 9 (34.62%) CSS3
1 9 (34.62%) HTML
1 9 (34.62%) HTML5
2 1 (3.85%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 21 (80.77%) BBC
2 17 (65.38%) User Experience
3 1 (3.85%) Graphic Design
3 1 (3.85%) Mobile Games
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (84.62%) Web Design
2 20 (76.92%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (53.85%) A/B Testing
3 14 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (53.85%) Kanban
3 14 (53.85%) Scrum
4 10 (38.46%) Typography
5 2 (7.69%) Information Architecture
5 2 (7.69%) Mobile First
5 2 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (3.85%) Game Development
6 1 (3.85%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) C
1 1 (3.85%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) QA
Vendors
1 23 (88.46%) Adobe