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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digital Media
Rank 194 213 205
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -8
Permanent jobs citing Digital Media 48 37 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.68% 0.51% 0.66%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.54% 1.89% 2.44%
Number of salaries quoted 23 31 48
Average salary £70,000 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+86.66% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1893 1955 2008
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 26.88% 26.72% 26.86%
Number of salaries quoted 1450 1629 1729
Average salary £38,500 £36,000 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.94% +0.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,550
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
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 23 July 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 23 July 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
Manchester +4 30 £31,750 -15.33%
Lancashire - 14 £70,000 - 1
Merseyside -2 2 £38,750 - 1
Cheshire -8 2 £25,000 -37.50%
Digital Media
England

Digital Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 51 (55.43%) Marketing
2 32 (34.78%) SEO
3 29 (31.52%) HTML
4 28 (30.43%) CSS
5 27 (29.35%) Facebook
6 25 (27.17%) JavaScript
7 22 (23.91%) Pay per click
8 21 (22.83%) Digital Marketing
9 19 (20.65%) Analytics
10 18 (19.57%) Online Marketing
10 18 (19.57%) Google
11 17 (18.48%) B2B
12 16 (17.39%) Social Media
13 14 (15.22%) MVC
13 14 (15.22%) Java
13 14 (15.22%) jQuery
13 14 (15.22%) Spring
14 13 (14.13%) E-Commerce
15 12 (13.04%) CRM
15 12 (13.04%) Advertising
15 12 (13.04%) Web Development
15 12 (13.04%) Twitter
16 11 (11.96%) Yahoo!
16 11 (11.96%) B2C
16 11 (11.96%) PHP
17 10 (10.87%) SQL
17 10 (10.87%) OO
17 10 (10.87%) SOAP
17 10 (10.87%) XML
17 10 (10.87%) Content Management

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 6 (6.52%) CMS
2 5 (5.43%) SharePoint
3 4 (4.35%) MS Exchange
3 4 (4.35%) Umbraco
4 2 (2.17%) Drupal
Applications
1 6 (6.52%) Photoshop
1 6 (6.52%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (3.26%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (3.26%) Adobe Captivate
2 3 (3.26%) Fireworks
3 1 (1.09%) MS Office
3 1 (1.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (7.61%) Google Analytics
2 3 (3.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (3.26%) Dynamics GP
3 2 (2.17%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
3 2 (2.17%) SiteCatalyst
4 1 (1.09%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.35%) Office 365
2 2 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.52%) Internet
2 3 (3.26%) DHCP
2 3 (3.26%) DNS
3 2 (2.17%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.61%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.52%) MySQL
3 4 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (9.78%) Ant
1 9 (9.78%) Eclipse
1 9 (9.78%) NetBeans
1 9 (9.78%) Maven
2 3 (3.26%) Dreamweaver
General
1 51 (55.43%) Marketing
2 12 (13.04%) Advertising
3 9 (9.78%) Telecoms
4 7 (7.61%) Retail
5 3 (3.26%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (3.26%) Finance
6 2 (2.17%) Automotive
7 1 (1.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (27.17%) Developer
2 14 (15.22%) Java Developer
3 12 (13.04%) Senior Developer
4 10 (10.87%) SEO Executive
5 9 (9.78%) Senior Java Developer
5 9 (9.78%) Digital Project Manager
5 9 (9.78%) Agile Project Manager
5 9 (9.78%) Web Developer
5 9 (9.78%) Project Manager
6 7 (7.61%) Designer
7 6 (6.52%) Consultant
7 6 (6.52%) SEO Manager
8 5 (5.43%) J2EE Developer
8 5 (5.43%) PHP Developer
8 5 (5.43%) Java Consultant
8 5 (5.43%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 5 (5.43%) PHP Web Developer
9 4 (4.35%) Sales Executive
10 3 (3.26%) Analyst
10 3 (3.26%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (31.52%) HTML
2 28 (30.43%) CSS
3 14 (15.22%) Spring
3 14 (15.22%) jQuery
4 10 (10.87%) XML
4 10 (10.87%) SOAP
5 5 (5.43%) Struts
5 5 (5.43%) JSP
5 5 (5.43%) Servlets
5 5 (5.43%) .NET
5 5 (5.43%) J2EE
5 5 (5.43%) JPA
5 5 (5.43%) JMS
5 5 (5.43%) Spring MVC
6 4 (4.35%) Razor View Engine
6 4 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (4.35%) ASP.NET
7 3 (3.26%) Flash
8 1 (1.09%) XHTML
8 1 (1.09%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.39%) Social Media
2 4 (4.35%) Mobile App
3 3 (3.26%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.09%) Online Banking
4 1 (1.09%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.35%) Windows
2 1 (1.09%) Android
2 1 (1.09%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (34.78%) SEO
2 22 (23.91%) Pay per click
3 21 (22.83%) Digital Marketing
4 19 (20.65%) Analytics
5 18 (19.57%) Online Marketing
6 17 (18.48%) B2B
7 14 (15.22%) MVC
8 13 (14.13%) E-Commerce
9 12 (13.04%) CRM
9 12 (13.04%) Web Development
10 11 (11.96%) B2C
11 10 (10.87%) OO
11 10 (10.87%) Content Management
12 9 (9.78%) Agile Software Development
12 9 (9.78%) Scrum
12 9 (9.78%) Unit Testing
13 7 (7.61%) Business Development
14 6 (6.52%) Internet Marketing
14 6 (6.52%) Display Advertising
15 5 (5.43%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 25 (27.17%) JavaScript
2 14 (15.22%) Java
3 11 (11.96%) PHP
4 10 (10.87%) SQL
5 5 (5.43%) Scala
5 5 (5.43%) C#
6 2 (2.17%) ActionScript
7 1 (1.09%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (1.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (4.35%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.26%) DFS Replication
Vendors
1 27 (29.35%) Facebook
2 18 (19.57%) Google
3 12 (13.04%) Twitter
4 11 (11.96%) Yahoo!
5 9 (9.78%) Adobe
6 7 (7.61%) Oracle
7 5 (5.43%) Microsoft
8 2 (2.17%) Pega
8 2 (2.17%) comScore
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