The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Digital Media in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Digital Media over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digital Media
Rank 86 85 83
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Permanent jobs citing Digital Media 5 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.44% 0.53% 1.00%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.91% 1.89% 3.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 9
Average salary £49,750 £23,625 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+110.58% -30.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,550 £17,125 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £69,950 £37,500 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+18.57% -
Digital Media
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
262 318 346
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 22.90% 28.27% 31.60%
Number of salaries quoted 202 268 278
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £27,900 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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 Essex

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

Digital Media Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Digital Media
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Digital Media Salary Trend in Essex

Digital Media
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Digital Media across the Essex region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Digital Media Salary Histogram in Essex

Digital Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 6 (85.71%) HTML
1 6 (85.71%) CSS
2 5 (71.43%) CMS
2 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 5 (71.43%) Content Management
2 5 (71.43%) SEO
2 5 (71.43%) Marketing
2 5 (71.43%) Digital Marketing
2 5 (71.43%) Social Media
2 5 (71.43%) Analytics
3 4 (57.14%) Google Analytics
3 4 (57.14%) Email Marketing
3 4 (57.14%) Facebook
3 4 (57.14%) Twitter
3 4 (57.14%) WordPress
3 4 (57.14%) Magento
3 4 (57.14%) Blog
3 4 (57.14%) Google
3 4 (57.14%) PHP
3 4 (57.14%) MySQL
3 4 (57.14%) E-Commerce
3 4 (57.14%) FTP
3 4 (57.14%) Dreamweaver
3 4 (57.14%) Adobe
4 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (14.29%) OO
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) Banking
4 1 (14.29%) Multimedia
4 1 (14.29%) B2B

Digital Media
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 5 (71.43%) CMS
2 4 (57.14%) WordPress
3 1 (14.29%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Google Analytics
1 4 (57.14%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Dreamweaver
General
1 5 (71.43%) Marketing
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
2 1 (14.29%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Marketing Manager
1 4 (57.14%) Digital Marketing Manager
1 4 (57.14%) Content Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Front-End Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) HTML
1 6 (85.71%) CSS
2 1 (14.29%) Ajax
2 1 (14.29%) jQuery
2 1 (14.29%) HTML5
2 1 (14.29%) CSS3
2 1 (14.29%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Social Media
2 4 (57.14%) Blog
3 1 (14.29%) iPhone
3 1 (14.29%) iPad
3 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) SEO
1 5 (71.43%) Content Management
1 5 (71.43%) Digital Marketing
1 5 (71.43%) Analytics
2 4 (57.14%) Email Marketing
2 4 (57.14%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) B2B
3 1 (14.29%) B2C
3 1 (14.29%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) OO
3 1 (14.29%) Web Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Online Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) Web Marketing
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) MBA
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Adobe
1 4 (57.14%) Google
1 4 (57.14%) Facebook
1 4 (57.14%) Twitter
2 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com