The table below looks at the prevalence of the term New Media in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited New Media over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
New Media
Rank - 233 218
Permanent jobs citing New Media 0 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - 0.052% 0.073%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.13% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 4
Average salary - £30,000 £32,715
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -8.29%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
New Media
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2102 2356 2110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 34.11% 40.68% 38.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1633 1910 1804
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
- +4.57%

New Media
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing New Media across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

New Media Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

New Media
Salary Trend in the South West

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

New Media Salary Trend in the South West

New Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the South West region citing New 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 New Media.

1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) JSON
2 3 (75.00%) Web Design
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 3 (75.00%) SOAP
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) OO
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) PHP
2 3 (75.00%) REST
2 3 (75.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) Ruby
4 1 (25.00%) Ajax
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (25.00%) Multimedia
4 1 (25.00%) Symfony
4 1 (25.00%) Zend
4 1 (25.00%) CodeIgniter
4 1 (25.00%) CakePHP
4 1 (25.00%) Open Source
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) Node.js
4 1 (25.00%) MVC
4 1 (25.00%) Perl
4 1 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (25.00%) C++

New Media
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the South West region citing New 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 New Media. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) WebTrends
General
1 1 (25.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) PHP Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior PHP Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Web Designer
3 1 (25.00%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) REST
2 3 (75.00%) SOAP
2 3 (75.00%) Web Services
2 3 (75.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) JSON
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
4 1 (25.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) Symfony
4 1 (25.00%) CodeIgniter
4 1 (25.00%) CakePHP
4 1 (25.00%) XHTML
4 1 (25.00%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Open Source
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) OO
1 3 (75.00%) Web Design
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
1 3 (75.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (75.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) Ruby
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (25.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Adobe
1 1 (25.00%) Zend