The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Digital Media in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside 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 62 72 71
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -1
Permanent jobs citing Digital Media 1 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.18% 0.63% 0.85%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.53% 2.23% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 5
Average salary £100,000 £40,000 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+150.00% +63.26%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,625
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -1.75%
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 Merseyside region.

Miscellaneous Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
189 179 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 33.57% 28.14% 38.33%
Number of salaries quoted 150 161 212
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £28,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Digital Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Digital Media Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Digital Media
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Digital Media Salary Trend in Merseyside

Digital Media
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Digital Media within the Merseyside 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
Liverpool +7 1 £100,000 +150.00%
Digital Media
North West

Digital Media
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) Marketing
1 2 (66.67%) jQuery
1 2 (66.67%) Umbraco
1 2 (66.67%) Web Accessibility
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (66.67%) Razor View Engine
1 2 (66.67%) Web Application Development
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Commerce

Digital Media
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 (66.67%) Umbraco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (66.67%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Web Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Developer
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Web Developer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Recruitment Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Recruitment Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) IT Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) jQuery
1 2 (66.67%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (66.67%) Razor View Engine
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) MVC
1 2 (66.67%) Web Accessibility
1 2 (66.67%) Web Application Development
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript