The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Multimedia in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Multimedia over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Multimedia
Rank 68 77 60
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -17
Permanent jobs citing Multimedia 20 16 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.84% 1.42% 2.24%
As % of the General category 4.93% 4.85% 7.33%
Number of salaries quoted 20 16 20
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +5.63%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £33,500 £35,500
% change year-on-year
+11.94% -5.63%
Multimedia
Wales

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

General Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
406 330 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 37.35% 29.36% 30.61%
Number of salaries quoted 365 288 248
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Multimedia
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Multimedia Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Multimedia
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Multimedia Salary Trend in South Wales

Multimedia
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Multimedia across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Multimedia Salary Histogram in South Wales

Multimedia
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Multimedia within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Torfaen +9 15 £42,500 -0.58%
Newport +4 5 £34,000 -9.33%
Multimedia
Wales

Multimedia
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 26 (81.25%) C++
2 15 (46.88%) Java
2 15 (46.88%) Software Engineering
3 14 (43.75%) Mac OS
3 14 (43.75%) Windows
4 13 (40.63%) OOD
4 13 (40.63%) JavaScript
5 12 (37.50%) HTML
5 12 (37.50%) DTV
5 12 (37.50%) IPTV
6 11 (34.38%) OOP
6 11 (34.38%) OO
7 10 (31.25%) C
7 10 (31.25%) Configuration Management
8 9 (28.13%) HTTP
8 9 (28.13%) Requirements Analysis
9 8 (25.00%) Degree
10 7 (21.88%) Change Management
11 6 (18.75%) Wireshark
11 6 (18.75%) Korn
11 6 (18.75%) Content Management
11 6 (18.75%) Bash Shell
11 6 (18.75%) Android
11 6 (18.75%) Android Development
12 5 (15.63%) Automation Testing
12 5 (15.63%) Computer Science
13 4 (12.50%) Selenium
13 4 (12.50%) Mathematics
13 4 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
13 4 (12.50%) Apple iOS

Multimedia
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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.

Communications & Networking
1 9 (28.13%) HTTP
2 6 (18.75%) Wireshark
3 3 (9.38%) DVB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (9.38%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (9.38%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Selenium
1 4 (12.50%) Jenkins
1 4 (12.50%) JUnit
Job Titles
1 14 (43.75%) Software Engineer
2 8 (25.00%) Developer
3 7 (21.88%) Test Engineer
4 6 (18.75%) C++ Developer
4 6 (18.75%) Integration Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Automation Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) C++ Software Developer
5 4 (12.50%) Software Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Junior
6 3 (9.38%) Software Integration Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) C Developer
7 2 (6.25%) C Software Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Junior Software Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Embedded C++ Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Android Developer
7 2 (6.25%) C++ Software Engineer
8 1 (3.13%) Graduate
8 1 (3.13%) Junior Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (37.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (37.50%) DTV
1 12 (37.50%) IPTV
2 5 (15.63%) Computer Science
3 4 (12.50%) Mathematics
4 3 (9.38%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (43.75%) Mac OS
1 14 (43.75%) Windows
2 6 (18.75%) Android
3 4 (12.50%) Apple iOS
4 3 (9.38%) Linux
4 3 (9.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (46.88%) Software Engineering
2 13 (40.63%) OOD
3 11 (34.38%) OOP
3 11 (34.38%) OO
4 10 (31.25%) Configuration Management
5 9 (28.13%) Requirements Analysis
6 7 (21.88%) Change Management
7 6 (18.75%) Content Management
7 6 (18.75%) Android Development
8 5 (15.63%) Automation Testing
9 4 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (12.50%) Regression Testing
9 4 (12.50%) iOS Development
10 3 (9.38%) BDD
10 3 (9.38%) DRM
10 3 (9.38%) Scrum
10 3 (9.38%) Mobile Application Development
10 3 (9.38%) Cyber Security
10 3 (9.38%) TDD
11 2 (6.25%) UML
Programming Languages
1 26 (81.25%) C++
2 15 (46.88%) Java
3 13 (40.63%) JavaScript
4 10 (31.25%) C
5 6 (18.75%) Korn
5 6 (18.75%) Bash Shell
6 4 (12.50%) Groovy
7 3 (9.38%) Perl
7 3 (9.38%) SQL
7 3 (9.38%) Embedded C
7 3 (9.38%) Python
7 3 (9.38%) Ruby
8 2 (6.25%) Embedded C++
9 1 (3.13%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 8 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (9.38%) Oracle
1 3 (9.38%) Red Hat