The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Digital Media in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Digital Media over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digital Media
Rank 94 95 72
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -23
Permanent jobs citing Digital Media 4 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.39% 0.51% 0.52%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.15% 1.41% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 4
Average salary £38,750 £31,250 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.00% -24.24%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £24,250 £36,800
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £38,250 £49,200
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,625
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -1.75%
Digital Media
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
347 426 265
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 33.85% 35.86% 34.55%
Number of salaries quoted 309 371 229
Average salary £40,000 £44,000 £38,872
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +13.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,390 £29,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Digital Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Digital Media Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Digital Media
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Digital Media Salary Trend in Kent

Digital Media
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Digital Media across the Kent region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Digital Media Salary Histogram in Kent

Digital Media
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Digital Media within the Kent region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. 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
Maidstone +9 2 £46,250 -
Digital Media
South East

Digital Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 3 (50.00%) SQL
1 3 (50.00%) Apache
2 2 (33.33%) Adobe
2 2 (33.33%) Sphinx
2 2 (33.33%) CSS3
2 2 (33.33%) MariaDB
2 2 (33.33%) Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (33.33%) OO
2 2 (33.33%) Ajax
2 2 (33.33%) Web Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) Google
2 2 (33.33%) JSON
2 2 (33.33%) Symfony
2 2 (33.33%) Zend
2 2 (33.33%) Google Analytics
2 2 (33.33%) PHP5
2 2 (33.33%) jQuery
2 2 (33.33%) Kohana
2 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (33.33%) HTML5
2 2 (33.33%) Capistrano
2 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) PHP
2 2 (33.33%) MySQL
2 2 (33.33%) Photoshop
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
2 2 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) UNIX

Digital Media
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 3 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (16.67%) CMS
2 1 (16.67%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
1 2 (33.33%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Web Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) CSS
1 2 (33.33%) XML
1 2 (33.33%) Ajax
1 2 (33.33%) JSON
1 2 (33.33%) Symfony
1 2 (33.33%) jQuery
1 2 (33.33%) Kohana
1 2 (33.33%) HTML5
1 2 (33.33%) Sphinx
1 2 (33.33%) CSS3
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) UNIX
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) OO
1 2 (33.33%) Web Analytics
1 2 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) BDD
2 1 (16.67%) Web Application Development
2 1 (16.67%) TDD
2 1 (16.67%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) PHP5
2 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (16.67%) Java
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Adobe
1 2 (33.33%) Google
1 2 (33.33%) Zend