The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Digital Media in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Digital Media over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Digital Media
Rank 125 107 105
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -2
Permanent jobs citing Digital Media 4 10 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.22% 0.55% 0.52%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.72% 1.82% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 8
Average salary - £75,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +172.72%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% -
Digital Media
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Miscellaneous Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
554 549 420
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 30.69% 30.38% 24.05%
Number of salaries quoted 441 490 362
Average salary £37,500 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Digital Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Digital Media across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Digital Media Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Digital Media
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Digital Media across the Birmingham region.

Digital Media Salary Trend in Birmingham

Digital Media
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Digital Media also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Digital Media.

1 8 (88.89%) Marketing
1 8 (88.89%) Degree
1 8 (88.89%) Digital Marketing
2 5 (55.56%) HTML
2 5 (55.56%) .NET
3 4 (44.44%) CSS
3 4 (44.44%) XML
3 4 (44.44%) Data Modelling
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) Advertising
3 4 (44.44%) CMS
3 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
3 4 (44.44%) C
3 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 4 (44.44%) JSON
3 4 (44.44%) Mathematics
3 4 (44.44%) QA
3 4 (44.44%) jQuery
3 4 (44.44%) Umbraco
3 4 (44.44%) EPiServer
3 4 (44.44%) Sitecore CMS
3 4 (44.44%) Sitecore
3 4 (44.44%) Social Media
3 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (11.11%) PHP

Digital Media
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Digital Media also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Digital Media. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (44.44%) CMS
1 4 (44.44%) Umbraco
1 4 (44.44%) Sitecore CMS
General
1 8 (88.89%) Marketing
2 4 (44.44%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Developer
1 4 (44.44%) Senior Developer
1 4 (44.44%) .NET Developer
1 4 (44.44%) Senior .NET Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Technical Development Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) HTML
1 5 (55.56%) .NET
2 4 (44.44%) CSS
2 4 (44.44%) XML
2 4 (44.44%) JSON
2 4 (44.44%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Mathematics
1 4 (44.44%) Social Media
1 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Digital Marketing
2 4 (44.44%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) C
1 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
1 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (88.89%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
1 4 (44.44%) EPiServer
1 4 (44.44%) Sitecore