The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Multimedia in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Multimedia over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multimedia
Rank 91 98 73
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -25
Permanent jobs citing Multimedia 2 4 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.20% 0.35% 1.80%
As % of the General category 0.56% 1.09% 3.82%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 19
Average salary £67,500 £41,250 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.63% -0.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £38,250 £31,100
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £44,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-7.50% +6.66%
Multimedia
South East

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

General Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
359 367 550
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 36.37% 31.67% 47.25%
Number of salaries quoted 321 316 464
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -1.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

Multimedia
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Multimedia Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Multimedia
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Multimedia Salary Trend in Kent

Multimedia
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Kent region citing Multimedia 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 Multimedia.

1 2 (66.67%) Cadence
1 2 (66.67%) Smartphone
1 2 (66.67%) OFDM
1 2 (66.67%) Signal Processing
1 2 (66.67%) Algorithms
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) Sass
2 1 (33.33%) LESS
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) Games
2 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) Graphic Design
2 1 (33.33%) Animation
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) Apache

Multimedia
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Kent region citing Multimedia 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 Multimedia. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) OFDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
General
1 1 (33.33%) Games
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) RF Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Communications Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) Principle Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) CSS3
1 1 (33.33%) Sass
1 1 (33.33%) LESS
1 1 (33.33%) HTML5
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Smartphone
1 2 (66.67%) Algorithms
2 1 (33.33%) Graphic Design
2 1 (33.33%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Signal Processing
2 1 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Web Development
2 1 (33.33%) OO
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) PHP
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cadence