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 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Digital Media
Rank 171 183 162
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -21
Permanent jobs citing Digital Media 3 11 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.091% 0.28% 0.64%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.23% 0.79% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 11
Average salary £21,000 £28,250 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.66% -21.52%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+38.46% -18.75%
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
1296 1400 1231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 39.21% 35.43% 33.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1029 1197 989
Average salary £43,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,300 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 24 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 8 (57.14%) Marketing
2 7 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (42.86%) HTML
3 6 (42.86%) CSS
3 6 (42.86%) Adobe
3 6 (42.86%) Graphic Design
4 4 (28.57%) Social Media
4 4 (28.57%) Mobile App
4 4 (28.57%) Fireworks
4 4 (28.57%) Business Development
4 4 (28.57%) Degree
4 4 (28.57%) Advertising
5 3 (21.43%) Acrobat
5 3 (21.43%) Photoshop
5 3 (21.43%) Time Management
6 2 (14.29%) jQuery
6 2 (14.29%) Rapid Prototyping
6 2 (14.29%) HTML5
6 2 (14.29%) CSS3
6 2 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (14.29%) User Experience
6 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
7 1 (7.14%) Skype
7 1 (7.14%) Video Conferencing

Digital Media
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (28.57%) Fireworks
3 3 (21.43%) Acrobat
3 3 (21.43%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) Skype
General
1 8 (57.14%) Marketing
2 4 (28.57%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Designer
1 6 (42.86%) Graphic Designer
2 4 (28.57%) Business Development Manager
2 4 (28.57%) Business Manager
2 4 (28.57%) Development Manager
2 4 (28.57%) Digital Development Manager
3 3 (21.43%) Artworker
4 2 (14.29%) Digital Designer
4 2 (14.29%) Digital UX Designer
4 2 (14.29%) Graduate
4 2 (14.29%) Graduate Graphic Designer
4 2 (14.29%) UX Designer
5 1 (7.14%) Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Digital Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Digital Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) CSS
1 6 (42.86%) HTML
2 2 (14.29%) CSS3
2 2 (14.29%) HTML5
2 2 (14.29%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Graphic Design
2 4 (28.57%) Mobile App
2 4 (28.57%) Social Media
3 2 (14.29%) User Experience
4 1 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Business Development
2 3 (21.43%) Time Management
3 2 (14.29%) Rapid Prototyping
3 2 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Adobe
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