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

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multimedia
Rank 232 232 222
Rank change year-on-year
0 -10
Permanent jobs citing Multimedia 15 14 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.23% 0.20% 0.31%
As % of the General category 0.60% 0.48% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 11 5 18
Average salary £30,000 £50,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +51.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £38,500 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £50,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +21.21%
Multimedia
England

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

General Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2507 2889 2769
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 38.51% 40.29% 38.54%
Number of salaries quoted 1929 2219 2258
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Multimedia
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Multimedia Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Multimedia
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Multimedia Salary Trend in the North West

Multimedia
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Multimedia across the North West region over the 3 months to 4 August 2015.

Multimedia Salary Histogram in the North West

Multimedia
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 Multimedia within the North West region over the 3 months to 4 August 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
Manchester +15 14 £30,000 -25.00% 1
Cheshire - 1 £32,500 -
Multimedia
England

Multimedia
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 14 (53.85%) Flash
2 10 (38.46%) Adobe
2 10 (38.46%) MS PowerPoint
3 9 (34.62%) CSS
3 9 (34.62%) HTML
3 9 (34.62%) JavaScript
3 9 (34.62%) jQuery
3 9 (34.62%) HTML5
3 9 (34.62%) CSS3
4 8 (30.77%) OpenAL
4 8 (30.77%) NFC
4 8 (30.77%) Android
4 8 (30.77%) iPhone
4 8 (30.77%) Qt
4 8 (30.77%) Windows 7
4 8 (30.77%) OpenCL
4 8 (30.77%) Windows 8
4 8 (30.77%) Mentoring
4 8 (30.77%) Java
4 8 (30.77%) C
4 8 (30.77%) C++
4 8 (30.77%) Windows
4 8 (30.77%) Linux
4 8 (30.77%) J2ME
4 8 (30.77%) OpenGL
4 8 (30.77%) Middleware
4 8 (30.77%) Mobile Commerce
4 8 (30.77%) DRM
4 8 (30.77%) DVB
4 8 (30.77%) Bluetooth

Multimedia
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (23.08%) CMS
1 6 (23.08%) Joomla!
1 6 (23.08%) Drupal
1 6 (23.08%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (38.46%) MS PowerPoint
2 7 (26.92%) MS Office
3 6 (23.08%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (23.08%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (15.38%) Adobe Captivate
4 4 (15.38%) MS Excel
5 3 (11.54%) MS Project
6 1 (3.85%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 7 (26.92%) Google Analytics
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.85%) GitHub
2 1 (3.85%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 8 (30.77%) Bluetooth
1 8 (30.77%) GPRS
1 8 (30.77%) GSM
1 8 (30.77%) UMTS
1 8 (30.77%) VoIP
1 8 (30.77%) WLAN
1 8 (30.77%) DVB
1 8 (30.77%) Wi-Fi
1 8 (30.77%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 8 (30.77%) Finance
1 8 (30.77%) Automotive
2 4 (15.38%) Telecoms
2 4 (15.38%) Marketing
3 1 (3.85%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (34.62%) Developer
2 8 (30.77%) Software Engineer
3 6 (23.08%) PHP Developer
4 4 (15.38%) PHP Web Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Web Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Development Specialist
4 4 (15.38%) Graduate
5 3 (11.54%) Project Manager
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Digital Project Manager
5 3 (11.54%) Front-End Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Designer
6 2 (7.69%) Digital Designer
6 2 (7.69%) Trainer
7 1 (3.85%) Tester
7 1 (3.85%) Senior Tester
7 1 (3.85%) Consultant
7 1 (3.85%) User Experience Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (53.85%) Flash
2 9 (34.62%) HTML
2 9 (34.62%) CSS
2 9 (34.62%) jQuery
2 9 (34.62%) HTML5
2 9 (34.62%) CSS3
3 8 (30.77%) OpenCL
3 8 (30.77%) Qt
3 8 (30.77%) OpenAL
3 8 (30.77%) J2ME
3 8 (30.77%) SVG
3 8 (30.77%) OpenGL
3 8 (30.77%) Middleware
3 8 (30.77%) UIQ
3 8 (30.77%) Series 60
3 8 (30.77%) BREW
4 3 (11.54%) AngularJS
4 3 (11.54%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 8 (30.77%) MPEG
1 8 (30.77%) Device Driver
1 8 (30.77%) iPhone
2 6 (23.08%) Animation
2 6 (23.08%) Video Editing
3 3 (11.54%) E-Learning
3 3 (11.54%) FMCG
4 1 (3.85%) User Experience
4 1 (3.85%) Psychology
4 1 (3.85%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 8 (30.77%) Windows
1 8 (30.77%) Linux
1 8 (30.77%) Windows Mobile
1 8 (30.77%) Nucleus RTOS
1 8 (30.77%) Android
1 8 (30.77%) Windows 7
1 8 (30.77%) Windows 8
2 4 (15.38%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) Mobile Commerce
1 8 (30.77%) DRM
1 8 (30.77%) Speech Recognition
1 8 (30.77%) Software Engineering
1 8 (30.77%) Mentoring
2 7 (26.92%) Analytics
3 6 (23.08%) Pay per click
3 6 (23.08%) Web Development
3 6 (23.08%) SEO
3 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (23.08%) Content Management
4 5 (19.23%) Time Management
5 4 (15.38%) Digital Marketing
5 4 (15.38%) Project Management
6 3 (11.54%) OO
6 3 (11.54%) OOD
6 3 (11.54%) Waterfall
7 1 (3.85%) Marketing Strategy
7 1 (3.85%) SDLC
7 1 (3.85%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 9 (34.62%) JavaScript
2 8 (30.77%) C
2 8 (30.77%) C++
2 8 (30.77%) Java
3 6 (23.08%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) ISTQB
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
1 1 (3.85%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) Adobe
2 8 (30.77%) Symbian
3 7 (26.92%) Microsoft
3 7 (26.92%) Google
4 4 (15.38%) Avaya