The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Digital Media in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Digital Media over the 3 months to 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Digital Media
Rank 173 158 159
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +1
Permanent jobs citing Digital Media 10 27 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.28% 0.67% 0.63%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.75% 2.07% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 22
Average salary £47,500 £33,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.79% -7.58%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 Manchester region.

Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1338 1302 1347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 36.84% 32.08% 32.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1064 990 1098
Average salary £37,875 £38,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.32% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,800 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Digital Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Digital Media Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Digital Media
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Digital Media Salary Trend in Manchester

Digital Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 14 (70.00%) Marketing
2 9 (45.00%) Social Media
3 8 (40.00%) Advertising
4 6 (30.00%) CSS
4 6 (30.00%) HTML
5 3 (15.00%) Adobe
5 3 (15.00%) Windows
5 3 (15.00%) Fireworks
5 3 (15.00%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (15.00%) Analytics
5 3 (15.00%) Graphic Design
6 2 (10.00%) Blog
6 2 (10.00%) Podcast
6 2 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (10.00%) WordPress
6 2 (10.00%) Degree
6 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
6 2 (10.00%) Facebook
6 2 (10.00%) Twitter
6 2 (10.00%) Adobe Premiere
6 2 (10.00%) VMware
6 2 (10.00%) Linux
6 2 (10.00%) HP
6 2 (10.00%) Photoshop
6 2 (10.00%) Cisco
7 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
7 1 (5.00%) Citrix
7 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (5.00%) SAN

Digital Media
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 (10.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Fireworks
1 3 (15.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (10.00%) Adobe Premiere
2 2 (10.00%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) SAN
General
1 14 (70.00%) Marketing
2 8 (40.00%) Advertising
3 1 (5.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (15.00%) Graphic Designer
1 3 (15.00%) Designer
2 2 (10.00%) Art Director
2 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (5.00%) Services Delivery Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Service Manager
3 1 (5.00%) Business Consultant
3 1 (5.00%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (5.00%) SEO Executive
3 1 (5.00%) Graduate
3 1 (5.00%) Consultant
3 1 (5.00%) Marketing Consultant
3 1 (5.00%) Account Executive
3 1 (5.00%) Social Media Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (30.00%) HTML
1 6 (30.00%) CSS
2 1 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) Social Media
2 3 (15.00%) Graphic Design
3 2 (10.00%) Blog
3 2 (10.00%) Podcast
4 1 (5.00%) Copywriting
4 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.00%) Windows
2 2 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.00%) Analytics
2 2 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (5.00%) Time Management
3 1 (5.00%) Online Marketing
3 1 (5.00%) Change Control
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL
3 1 (5.00%) B2B
3 1 (5.00%) B2C
3 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.00%) Change Management
3 1 (5.00%) SEO
3 1 (5.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (5.00%) Web Design
3 1 (5.00%) Information Security
3 1 (5.00%) Competitor Analysis
3 1 (5.00%) Pay per click
3 1 (5.00%) Email Marketing
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.00%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Adobe
2 2 (10.00%) HP
2 2 (10.00%) VMware
2 2 (10.00%) Facebook
2 2 (10.00%) Twitter
2 2 (10.00%) Cisco
3 1 (5.00%) Yahoo!
3 1 (5.00%) Google
3 1 (5.00%) Citrix