The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Multimedia in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Multimedia over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multimedia
Rank 184 170 173
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +3
Permanent jobs citing Multimedia 3 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.073% 0.32% 0.16%
As % of the General category 0.19% 0.86% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 6
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £32,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+21.53% -8.45%
Multimedia
North West

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

General Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1599 1517 1248
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 38.95% 37.84% 33.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1221 1263 1035
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Multimedia
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Multimedia Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Multimedia
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Multimedia Salary Trend in Manchester

Multimedia
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 6 (37.50%) Degree
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) Graphic Design
2 4 (25.00%) Marketing
2 4 (25.00%) Social Media
3 3 (18.75%) Apple iOS
3 3 (18.75%) Web Development
4 2 (12.50%) Java
4 2 (12.50%) .NET
4 2 (12.50%) OO
4 2 (12.50%) Android
4 2 (12.50%) iOS Development
5 1 (6.25%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) C#
5 1 (6.25%) iOS SDK
5 1 (6.25%) Analytics
5 1 (6.25%) Keyword-Driven Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Android SDK
5 1 (6.25%) Android Development
5 1 (6.25%) iPhone
5 1 (6.25%) Test Automation
5 1 (6.25%) QA
5 1 (6.25%) Selenium
5 1 (6.25%) Web Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Test Management
5 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
5 1 (6.25%) CRM
5 1 (6.25%) ERP
5 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft

Multimedia
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
1 1 (6.25%) MS Project
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
1 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Selenium
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Designer
2 4 (25.00%) Web Designer
3 3 (18.75%) Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Product Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Online Product Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (6.25%) iOS Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Graduate
5 1 (6.25%) Graduate Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Test Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (6.25%) iOS SDK
2 1 (6.25%) Android SDK
2 1 (6.25%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Graphic Design
1 4 (25.00%) Social Media
2 1 (6.25%) iPhone
2 1 (6.25%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Apple iOS
2 2 (12.50%) Android
3 1 (6.25%) UNIX
3 1 (6.25%) Windows
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Web Development
2 2 (12.50%) OO
2 2 (12.50%) iOS Development
3 1 (6.25%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (6.25%) Analytics
3 1 (6.25%) Keyword-Driven Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Android Development
3 1 (6.25%) Test Automation
3 1 (6.25%) Web Testing
3 1 (6.25%) Test Management
3 1 (6.25%) CRM
3 1 (6.25%) ERP
3 1 (6.25%) Project Management
3 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
3 1 (6.25%) OOP
3 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.25%) TDD
3 1 (6.25%) Software Engineering
3 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
3 1 (6.25%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (6.25%) C#
2 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) ISEB
2 1 (6.25%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft