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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Multimedia
Rank 230 229 244
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +15
Permanent jobs citing Multimedia 10 14 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.16% 0.20% 0.13%
As % of the General category 0.42% 0.53% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 4
Average salary £29,250 £37,000 £71,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.94% -48.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,898 £30,000 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £63,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-12.94% +13.33%
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
2371 2633 2598
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 38.89% 38.51% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1823 1956 2068
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 26 May 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 26 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
Cheshire - 5 £30,000 - 2
Manchester -2 4 - - 1
Merseyside +12 1 £19,296 -61.40%
Multimedia
England

Multimedia
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 10 (41.67%) HTML
1 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
1 10 (41.67%) Adobe
1 10 (41.67%) MS PowerPoint
1 10 (41.67%) HTML5
2 9 (37.50%) Flash
2 9 (37.50%) MS Office
3 6 (25.00%) Adobe Captivate
3 6 (25.00%) Time Management
3 6 (25.00%) Avaya
3 6 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (20.83%) DoubleClick
4 5 (20.83%) CSS
4 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
4 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
4 5 (20.83%) jQuery
4 5 (20.83%) CSS3
5 4 (16.67%) Analytics
5 4 (16.67%) Google Analytics
5 4 (16.67%) Drupal
5 4 (16.67%) WordPress
5 4 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (16.67%) Joomla!
5 4 (16.67%) PHP
5 4 (16.67%) MySQL
5 4 (16.67%) Project Management
5 4 (16.67%) Pay per click
5 4 (16.67%) Web Development
5 4 (16.67%) Animation

Multimedia
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 4 (16.67%) CMS
1 4 (16.67%) Joomla!
1 4 (16.67%) Drupal
1 4 (16.67%) WordPress
Applications
1 10 (41.67%) MS PowerPoint
2 9 (37.50%) MS Office
3 6 (25.00%) Adobe Captivate
4 5 (20.83%) MS Excel
5 4 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (16.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 3 (12.50%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Subversion
1 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (12.50%) Marketing
3 2 (8.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Developer
2 7 (29.17%) Designer
3 6 (25.00%) Development Specialist
4 5 (20.83%) Flash Developer
4 5 (20.83%) Flash Designer
5 4 (16.67%) PHP Developer
6 3 (12.50%) Digital Project Manager
6 3 (12.50%) Project Manager
6 3 (12.50%) Trainer
7 2 (8.33%) Software Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) Web Developer
7 2 (8.33%) Digital Designer
7 2 (8.33%) PHP Web Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Functional Tester
8 1 (4.17%) Release Engineer
8 1 (4.17%) Front-End Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Senior Front-End Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Tester
8 1 (4.17%) Analyst
8 1 (4.17%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (41.67%) HTML
1 10 (41.67%) HTML5
2 9 (37.50%) Flash
3 5 (20.83%) jQuery
3 5 (20.83%) CSS
3 5 (20.83%) CSS3
4 1 (4.17%) Backbone.js
4 1 (4.17%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Animation
1 4 (16.67%) Video Editing
2 3 (12.50%) FMCG
3 2 (8.33%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.17%) Handset
4 1 (4.17%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Linux
2 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Vista
2 1 (4.17%) Android
2 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (25.00%) Time Management
2 4 (16.67%) Analytics
2 4 (16.67%) Content Management
2 4 (16.67%) Pay per click
2 4 (16.67%) Web Development
2 4 (16.67%) Project Management
2 4 (16.67%) SEO
3 3 (12.50%) OO
3 3 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (12.50%) Waterfall
4 2 (8.33%) BDD
4 2 (8.33%) Unit Testing
4 2 (8.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (8.33%) TDD
4 2 (8.33%) OOP
5 1 (4.17%) OOD
5 1 (4.17%) Process Management
5 1 (4.17%) Data Security
5 1 (4.17%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
2 4 (16.67%) PHP
3 2 (8.33%) Objective-C
4 1 (4.17%) Python
4 1 (4.17%) Perl
4 1 (4.17%) C#
4 1 (4.17%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) ISTQB
1 1 (4.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
1 10 (41.67%) Adobe
2 6 (25.00%) Avaya
3 5 (20.83%) DoubleClick
4 4 (16.67%) Google
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle
5 1 (4.17%) Cisco
5 1 (4.17%) Perforce
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