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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Digital Media
Rank 124 126 104
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -22
Permanent jobs citing Digital Media 6 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.34% 0.052% 0.68%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.85% 0.15% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 9
Average salary £31,000 £25,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.00% -37.50%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
Digital Media
North West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
703 687 558
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 39.99% 35.50% 34.70%
Number of salaries quoted 558 515 426
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -2.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £58,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Digital Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Digital Media Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Digital Media
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Digital Media Salary Trend in Cheshire

Digital Media
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Digital Media across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Digital Media Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Digital Media
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Digital Media within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chester - 2 - -
Knutsford - 1 £47,500 -
Digital Media
North West

Digital Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
2 3 (42.86%) VoIP
2 3 (42.86%) Web Services
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) Citrix
2 3 (42.86%) SAN
2 3 (42.86%) Mac OS X
2 3 (42.86%) Apple
2 3 (42.86%) Terminal Services
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) Business Continuity
2 3 (42.86%) Information Security
2 3 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (42.86%) LANDesk
2 3 (42.86%) PCI DSS
2 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (28.57%) Big Data
3 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
3 2 (28.57%) Amazon ELB
3 2 (28.57%) Vagrant
3 2 (28.57%) JVM Tuning
3 2 (28.57%) DevOps
3 2 (28.57%) Route 53
3 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
3 2 (28.57%) QA
3 2 (28.57%) RightScale

Digital Media
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 2 (28.57%) Apache
1 2 (28.57%) Tomcat
1 2 (28.57%) WebSphere
1 2 (28.57%) Jetty
1 2 (28.57%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon S3
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (28.57%) SaaS
1 2 (28.57%) PaaS
1 2 (28.57%) Route 53
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon ELB
2 1 (14.29%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) VoIP
1 3 (42.86%) SAN
2 2 (28.57%) Firewall
2 2 (28.57%) Network Security
2 2 (28.57%) DHCP
2 2 (28.57%) HTTP
2 2 (28.57%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (28.57%) Big Data
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) JUnit
1 2 (28.57%) Maven
1 2 (28.57%) Cucumber
1 2 (28.57%) Hudson
1 2 (28.57%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (28.57%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Support Technician
1 3 (42.86%) 3rd Line Support
1 3 (42.86%) 3rd Line Support Technician
2 2 (28.57%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Marketing Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) Web Services
2 2 (28.57%) Servlets
3 1 (14.29%) jQuery
3 1 (14.29%) HTML
3 1 (14.29%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Private Cloud
3 1 (14.29%) AS400
3 1 (14.29%) iSeries
3 1 (14.29%) Social Media
3 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Linux
2 3 (42.86%) Mac OS X
2 3 (42.86%) Windows
3 2 (28.57%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
1 3 (42.86%) Business Continuity
1 3 (42.86%) Information Security
2 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
2 2 (28.57%) Performance Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (28.57%) Open Source
2 2 (28.57%) Load Balancing
2 2 (28.57%) JVM Tuning
2 2 (28.57%) DevOps
2 2 (28.57%) Auto-Scaling
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) SEO
3 1 (14.29%) Benchmarking
3 1 (14.29%) Pay per click
3 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Java
1 2 (28.57%) Ruby
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (42.86%) PCI DSS
2 2 (28.57%) QA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
1 3 (42.86%) Terminal Services
1 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Puppet
1 2 (28.57%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco
1 3 (42.86%) Citrix
1 3 (42.86%) Apple
1 3 (42.86%) VMware
1 3 (42.86%) LANDesk
2 2 (28.57%) RightScale
2 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
3 1 (14.29%) IBM
3 1 (14.29%) Adobe
3 1 (14.29%) Google