The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Digital Media in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Digital Media over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digital Media
Rank 213 188 198
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +10
Permanent jobs citing Digital Media 42 68 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.59% 0.92% 0.59%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.28% 3.38% 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 24 57 38
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,100 £23,200
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £35,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1846 2010 1784
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 25.73% 27.28% 25.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1421 1665 1494
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Digital Media
England

Digital Media
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Digital Media Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Digital Media
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Digital Media Salary Trend in the North West

Digital Media
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Digital Media across the North West region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Digital Media Salary Histogram in the North West

Digital Media
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Digital Media within the North West region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Manchester +11 32 £37,500 +25.00% 2
Cheshire -20 7 £27,500 -11.29% 1
Merseyside -24 2 - - 1
Lancashire 0 1 £20,000 -
Digital Media
England

Digital Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 31 (44.29%) HTML
2 30 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 27 (38.57%) CSS
4 24 (34.29%) Marketing
5 21 (30.00%) SEO
6 20 (28.57%) Pay per click
6 20 (28.57%) Facebook
7 18 (25.71%) B2B
7 18 (25.71%) PHP
8 17 (24.29%) Java
8 17 (24.29%) MVC
8 17 (24.29%) jQuery
9 15 (21.43%) Web Development
9 15 (21.43%) Content Management
10 14 (20.00%) Spring
10 14 (20.00%) SQL
10 14 (20.00%) MySQL
10 14 (20.00%) E-Commerce
11 13 (18.57%) XML
12 11 (15.71%) Digital Marketing
12 11 (15.71%) Online Marketing
12 11 (15.71%) Social Media
12 11 (15.71%) SOAP
12 11 (15.71%) OO
12 11 (15.71%) Twitter
12 11 (15.71%) Analytics
13 10 (14.29%) Ant
13 10 (14.29%) Telecoms
13 10 (14.29%) NetBeans
13 10 (14.29%) Internet

Digital Media
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 7 (10.00%) CMS
2 1 (1.43%) Joomla!
2 1 (1.43%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.43%) Apache
2 1 (1.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (10.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 7 (10.00%) Photoshop
2 3 (4.29%) Acrobat
2 3 (4.29%) InDesign
2 3 (4.29%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (4.29%) Adobe Captivate
3 1 (1.43%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 10 (14.29%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (20.00%) MySQL
2 3 (4.29%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.86%) OLAP
3 2 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.86%) OLTP
3 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.86%) Data Mart
3 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 10 (14.29%) NetBeans
1 10 (14.29%) Maven
1 10 (14.29%) Ant
1 10 (14.29%) Eclipse
2 1 (1.43%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (1.43%) Selenium
2 1 (1.43%) Cucumber
General
1 24 (34.29%) Marketing
2 10 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 9 (12.86%) Advertising
4 3 (4.29%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.43%) Games
Job Titles
1 32 (45.71%) Developer
2 14 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 12 (17.14%) Web Developer
3 12 (17.14%) PHP Developer
4 11 (15.71%) Senior Developer
4 11 (15.71%) PHP Web Developer
5 10 (14.29%) Senior Java Developer
6 8 (11.43%) SEO Executive
6 8 (11.43%) Designer
7 4 (5.71%) Java/J2EE Developer
7 4 (5.71%) Java Consultant
7 4 (5.71%) J2EE Developer
7 4 (5.71%) Consultant
7 4 (5.71%) Sales Executive
8 3 (4.29%) SEO Manager
8 3 (4.29%) Senior Designer
9 2 (2.86%) PHP Magento Developer
9 2 (2.86%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 2 (2.86%) Lead Developer
9 2 (2.86%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (44.29%) HTML
2 27 (38.57%) CSS
3 17 (24.29%) jQuery
4 14 (20.00%) Spring
5 13 (18.57%) XML
6 11 (15.71%) SOAP
7 4 (5.71%) Struts
7 4 (5.71%) JSP
7 4 (5.71%) Servlets
7 4 (5.71%) J2EE
7 4 (5.71%) JMS
7 4 (5.71%) Spring MVC
7 4 (5.71%) JPA
8 3 (4.29%) Flash
9 2 (2.86%) Ajax
9 2 (2.86%) .NET
10 1 (1.43%) ASP.NET
10 1 (1.43%) JSON
10 1 (1.43%) Symfony
10 1 (1.43%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.71%) Social Media
2 3 (4.29%) Visualisation
3 1 (1.43%) Xbox
3 1 (1.43%) BBC
3 1 (1.43%) Interactive TV
3 1 (1.43%) MHEG
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.43%) UNIX
1 1 (1.43%) Linux
1 1 (1.43%) Android
1 1 (1.43%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (30.00%) SEO
2 20 (28.57%) Pay per click
3 18 (25.71%) B2B
4 17 (24.29%) MVC
5 15 (21.43%) Content Management
5 15 (21.43%) Web Development
6 14 (20.00%) E-Commerce
7 11 (15.71%) OO
7 11 (15.71%) Analytics
7 11 (15.71%) Digital Marketing
7 11 (15.71%) Online Marketing
8 10 (14.29%) Unit Testing
9 9 (12.86%) Internet Marketing
9 9 (12.86%) B2C
10 6 (8.57%) TDD
10 6 (8.57%) BDD
11 4 (5.71%) UML
12 2 (2.86%) OOP
12 2 (2.86%) ETL
12 2 (2.86%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 30 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 18 (25.71%) PHP
3 17 (24.29%) Java
4 14 (20.00%) SQL
5 4 (5.71%) Scala
6 3 (4.29%) Ruby
6 3 (4.29%) C
6 3 (4.29%) C#
6 3 (4.29%) C++
7 2 (2.86%) Perl
7 2 (2.86%) Python
8 1 (1.43%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 2 (2.86%) ISEB
1 2 (2.86%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.43%) QA
Vendors
1 20 (28.57%) Facebook
2 11 (15.71%) Twitter
3 9 (12.86%) Yahoo!
3 9 (12.86%) Google
4 8 (11.43%) Adobe
5 4 (5.71%) Oracle
6 1 (1.43%) Zend
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