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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digital Media
Rank 131 126 104
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -22
Permanent jobs citing Digital Media 3 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.13% 0.047% 0.35%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.39% 0.14% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 5
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +41.30%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,750
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.09%
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
777 707 466
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 33.48% 32.90% 27.24%
Number of salaries quoted 628 652 417
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -1.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Digital Media across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Digital Media Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Digital Media
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 4 (57.14%) HTML
1 4 (57.14%) Photoshop
1 4 (57.14%) CSS
1 4 (57.14%) HND
1 4 (57.14%) Dreamweaver
1 4 (57.14%) Adobe
1 4 (57.14%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (57.14%) InDesign
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
1 4 (57.14%) Graphic Design
2 3 (42.86%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Automotive
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (14.29%) Marketing
4 1 (14.29%) Web Development

Digital Media
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Photoshop
1 4 (57.14%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (57.14%) InDesign
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Dreamweaver
General
1 2 (28.57%) Automotive
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Graphic Designer
1 4 (57.14%) Designer
2 2 (28.57%) Digital Project Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
1 4 (57.14%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Graphic Design
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Project Management
2 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (14.29%) Web Development
2 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) HND
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Adobe