The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Interactive Media in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Interactive Media over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Interactive Media
Rank 885 862 863
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +1
Permanent jobs citing Interactive Media 8 45 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.039% 0.009%
As % of the General category 0.016% 0.090% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 8 33 9
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +16.43%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £32,250 £28,000
% change year-on-year
+5.42% +15.17%

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

General Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
48938 50260 47797
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 44.69% 43.80% 44.99%
Number of salaries quoted 39063 38661 37726
Average salary £51,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Interactive Media
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Interactive Media within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Interactive Media Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Interactive Media
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Interactive Media within the UK.

Interactive Media Salary Trend in the UK

Interactive Media
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Interactive Media within the UK over the 3 months to 28 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
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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
England -33 8 £35,000 -17.64% 3
London +4 7 £35,000 -17.64% 2
City of London +27 5 £35,000 -41.66%
Leeds +9 1 £34,000 +33.33%
Yorkshire +4 1 £34,000 +58.13%
West Yorkshire 0 1 £34,000 +33.33%

Interactive Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Interactive 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 Interactive Media.

1 18 (72.00%) HTML
2 17 (68.00%) User Experience
3 15 (60.00%) Internet
4 14 (56.00%) Degree
5 12 (48.00%) CSS
6 11 (44.00%) JavaScript
7 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (36.00%) Adobe Illustrator
8 9 (36.00%) Photoshop
8 9 (36.00%) Adobe
9 8 (32.00%) WCAG
10 7 (28.00%) Apple iOS
10 7 (28.00%) Marketing
10 7 (28.00%) Android
10 7 (28.00%) Dreamweaver
11 6 (24.00%) E-Commerce
11 6 (24.00%) Advertising
11 6 (24.00%) Data Protection
12 5 (20.00%) OmniGraffle
12 5 (20.00%) Information Architecture
12 5 (20.00%) Telecoms
12 5 (20.00%) MS Visio
12 5 (20.00%) Broadband
12 5 (20.00%) Smartphone
12 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
13 4 (16.00%) BBC
13 4 (16.00%) Games
14 3 (12.00%) NHS
14 3 (12.00%) Web Design
14 3 (12.00%) Social Media

Interactive Media
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Interactive 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 Interactive Media. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 9 (36.00%) Photoshop
1 9 (36.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (20.00%) MS Visio
2 5 (20.00%) OmniGraffle
3 2 (8.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (8.00%) Acrobat
3 2 (8.00%) InDesign
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (60.00%) Internet
2 5 (20.00%) Broadband
3 1 (4.00%) LAN
3 1 (4.00%) WAN
3 1 (4.00%) DHCP
3 1 (4.00%) DNS
3 1 (4.00%) DWDM
3 1 (4.00%) MPLS
3 1 (4.00%) Multicast
Development Applications
1 7 (28.00%) Dreamweaver
General
1 7 (28.00%) Marketing
2 6 (24.00%) Advertising
3 5 (20.00%) Telecoms
4 4 (16.00%) Games
5 2 (8.00%) Finance
6 1 (4.00%) Publishing
6 1 (4.00%) Retail
6 1 (4.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Designer
2 9 (36.00%) UI Designer
3 8 (32.00%) UI/UX Designer
4 5 (20.00%) User Experience Architect
4 5 (20.00%) Architect
5 3 (12.00%) Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Web Designer
5 3 (12.00%) Graduate
6 2 (8.00%) UX Designer
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Designer
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Web Designer
7 1 (4.00%) Photoshop Designer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Photoshop Designer
7 1 (4.00%) Junior Programmer
7 1 (4.00%) Programmer
7 1 (4.00%) Java Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Junior
7 1 (4.00%) Team Leader
7 1 (4.00%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (72.00%) HTML
2 12 (48.00%) CSS
3 2 (8.00%) jQuery
3 2 (8.00%) HTML5
4 1 (4.00%) CSS3
4 1 (4.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 1 (4.00%) Hibernate
4 1 (4.00%) Spring
4 1 (4.00%) Ajax
4 1 (4.00%) JSON
4 1 (4.00%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 17 (68.00%) User Experience
2 5 (20.00%) Smartphone
3 4 (16.00%) BBC
4 3 (12.00%) NHS
4 3 (12.00%) Social Media
5 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
5 2 (8.00%) Mobile App
6 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (4.00%) Visualisation
6 1 (4.00%) Digital Media
6 1 (4.00%) W3C
6 1 (4.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
6 1 (4.00%) Animation
6 1 (4.00%) Mathematics
6 1 (4.00%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 7 (28.00%) Android
1 7 (28.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (24.00%) Data Protection
2 6 (24.00%) E-Commerce
3 5 (20.00%) Information Architecture
4 3 (12.00%) Web Design
5 2 (8.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (8.00%) Mobile Development
5 2 (8.00%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (4.00%) SDLC
6 1 (4.00%) API Design
6 1 (4.00%) Android Development
6 1 (4.00%) iOS Development
6 1 (4.00%) OO
6 1 (4.00%) MVC
6 1 (4.00%) Business Continuity
6 1 (4.00%) UX Design
6 1 (4.00%) Parallel Programming
6 1 (4.00%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (44.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (8.00%) Java
3 1 (4.00%) C
3 1 (4.00%) C#
3 1 (4.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 14 (56.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (32.00%) WCAG
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) Adobe
2 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco
London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Model Works Media
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Welwyn Garden City
Tesco.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago