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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Multimedia
Rank 221 237 253
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +16
Permanent jobs citing Multimedia 13 12 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.23% 0.18% 0.21%
As % of the General category 0.56% 0.47% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 12
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £21,650
10% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £36,000 £38,750
% change year-on-year
+9.72% -7.09%
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
2305 2564 2620
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 40.62% 39.34% 37.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1843 1916 1956
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 2016. 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 +13 6 £27,500 -
Cheshire +22 3 £35,000 +12.00%
Merseyside +9 2 - -
Lancashire - 2 £32,500 - 1
Multimedia
England

Multimedia
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 9 (47.37%) HTML
2 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
2 8 (42.11%) PHP
2 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 8 (42.11%) Adobe
3 7 (36.84%) Git (software)
4 6 (31.58%) Marketing
5 5 (26.32%) e-Learning
5 5 (26.32%) Web Design
6 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (21.05%) Graphic Design
6 4 (21.05%) Animation
6 4 (21.05%) CSS
6 4 (21.05%) Publishing
6 4 (21.05%) Flash
6 4 (21.05%) SQL
6 4 (21.05%) Learning Management System
6 4 (21.05%) Drupal
6 4 (21.05%) WordPress
6 4 (21.05%) jQuery
6 4 (21.05%) HTML5
6 4 (21.05%) CSS3
6 4 (21.05%) User Experience
7 3 (15.79%) Docker
7 3 (15.79%) DevOps
7 3 (15.79%) Driving Licence
7 3 (15.79%) Jenkins
7 3 (15.79%) PaaS
7 3 (15.79%) PhoneGap
7 3 (15.79%) jQT

Multimedia
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 (21.05%) Drupal
1 4 (21.05%) WordPress
2 3 (15.79%) IIS
2 3 (15.79%) Node.js
3 1 (5.26%) CMS
3 1 (5.26%) Joomla!
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Office
1 3 (15.79%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (10.53%) Adobe Captivate
2 2 (10.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (10.53%) InDesign
2 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 2 (10.53%) MS Project
2 2 (10.53%) Photoshop
3 1 (5.26%) 3ds Max
3 1 (5.26%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (5.26%) CINEMA 4D
3 1 (5.26%) Final Cut Pro
3 1 (5.26%) QuarkXPress
3 1 (5.26%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) IaaS
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (15.79%) PaaS
2 2 (10.53%) AdWords
2 2 (10.53%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (36.84%) Git (software)
2 3 (15.79%) Jenkins
2 3 (15.79%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (31.58%) Marketing
2 4 (21.05%) Publishing
3 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.26%) Brand Awareness
4 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Developer
1 8 (42.11%) PHP Developer
2 7 (36.84%) Software Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Designer
3 4 (21.05%) JavaScript Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Junior
3 4 (21.05%) SQL Developer
4 3 (15.79%) Web Designer
5 2 (10.53%) Development Specialist
5 2 (10.53%) Digital Project Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Junior Designer
5 2 (10.53%) Junior Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Junior JavaScript Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Junior PHP Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Junior Software Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Junior SQL Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Junior Web Designer
5 2 (10.53%) Project Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Trainer
6 1 (5.26%) Web Content Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (47.37%) HTML
2 4 (21.05%) CSS
2 4 (21.05%) CSS3
2 4 (21.05%) Flash
2 4 (21.05%) HTML5
2 4 (21.05%) jQuery
3 3 (15.79%) .NET
3 3 (15.79%) jQT
3 3 (15.79%) LAMP
3 3 (15.79%) LESS
3 3 (15.79%) PhoneGap
3 3 (15.79%) Sass
3 3 (15.79%) Sencha Touch
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) e-Learning
2 4 (21.05%) Animation
2 4 (21.05%) Graphic Design
2 4 (21.05%) Learning Management System
2 4 (21.05%) User Experience
3 3 (15.79%) Driving Licence
4 2 (10.53%) Mobile App
4 2 (10.53%) Photography
5 1 (5.26%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (5.26%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (5.26%) Freedom of Information Act
5 1 (5.26%) Social Media
5 1 (5.26%) Streaming Video
5 1 (5.26%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Android
1 3 (15.79%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Web Design
2 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (15.79%) DevOps
3 3 (15.79%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (15.79%) Time Management
4 2 (10.53%) Analytics
4 2 (10.53%) Content Development
4 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
4 2 (10.53%) Pay per click
4 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2
4 2 (10.53%) Project Management
4 2 (10.53%) SEO
5 1 (5.26%) B2B
5 1 (5.26%) B2C
5 1 (5.26%) Content Management
5 1 (5.26%) Infographics
5 1 (5.26%) Quality Management
5 1 (5.26%) Typography
5 1 (5.26%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) JavaScript
1 8 (42.11%) PHP
2 4 (21.05%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Degree
2 2 (10.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (5.26%) MBA
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Docker
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Adobe
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) Sencha
3 2 (10.53%) Avaya
3 2 (10.53%) Google
4 1 (5.26%) Quark