The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Multimedia in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Multimedia over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multimedia
Rank 59 71 57
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -14
Permanent jobs citing Multimedia 1 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 0.20% 0.15% 0.22%
As % of the General category 0.49% 0.52% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £19,296 - -
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-8.75% +2.56%
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 Merseyside region.

General Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
205 194 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 41.16% 30.03% 38.10%
Number of salaries quoted 157 167 152
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £32,528
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% +22.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £23,950 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £60,000 £71,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +2.38%

Multimedia
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Multimedia Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Multimedia
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Multimedia Salary Trend in Merseyside

Multimedia
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Multimedia within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015. 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 +13 1 £19,296 -
Multimedia
North West

Multimedia
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 (100.00%) Games
2 1 (50.00%) Perforce
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Black-Box Testing
2 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) Perl
2 1 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Process Management
2 1 (50.00%) Risk Management

Multimedia
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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.

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Release Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Functional Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Time Management
1 1 (50.00%) Automation Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Black-Box Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Process Management
1 1 (50.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) Perl
1 1 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB
1 1 (50.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Perforce
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle