The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Digital Media in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Digital Media over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Digital Media
Rank 214 179 192
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +13
Permanent jobs citing Digital Media 5 25 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.085% 0.46% 0.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.26% 1.45% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 4 24 19
Average salary £21,500 £50,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-57.00% +66.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,300 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £26,150 £57,500 £33,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Digital 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 West Midlands region.

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1898 1730 2013
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 32.31% 32.13% 36.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1507 1417 1693
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,925 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Digital Media
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Digital Media Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Digital Media
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Digital Media Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Digital Media
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Digital Media within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 July 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
Staffordshire +1 1 £19,000 -52.50% 1
Worcestershire -12 1 £20,000 -29.82%
Warwickshire - 1 £27,500 -
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £23,000 -
Herefordshire - 1 - - 1
Digital Media
England

Digital Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Digital 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 Digital Media.

1 17 (80.95%) Marketing
2 16 (76.19%) Digital Marketing
3 13 (61.90%) Social Media
4 12 (57.14%) Degree
4 12 (57.14%) Photoshop
5 11 (52.38%) Adobe
6 9 (42.86%) MS Excel
6 9 (42.86%) Google
6 9 (42.86%) Content Management
6 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
6 9 (42.86%) Web Analytics
6 9 (42.86%) Management Information System
6 9 (42.86%) Google Analytics
6 9 (42.86%) Analytics
7 8 (38.10%) User Experience
7 8 (38.10%) Analytical Skills
7 8 (38.10%) Copywriting
7 8 (38.10%) Spreadsheet
7 8 (38.10%) Online Marketing
7 8 (38.10%) SEO
7 8 (38.10%) Competitor Analysis
7 8 (38.10%) Pay per click
7 8 (38.10%) E-Commerce
8 4 (19.05%) .NET
8 4 (19.05%) C
8 4 (19.05%) HTML
8 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
8 4 (19.05%) Mathematics
8 4 (19.05%) QA
9 3 (14.29%) jQuery

Digital Media
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Digital 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 Digital Media. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (14.29%) CMS
2 1 (4.76%) Umbraco
2 1 (4.76%) WordPress
2 1 (4.76%) Apache
Applications
1 12 (57.14%) Photoshop
2 9 (42.86%) MS Excel
3 8 (38.10%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (9.52%) Fireworks
5 1 (4.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (4.76%) CINEMA 4D
5 1 (4.76%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (4.76%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (4.76%) Adobe Premiere
Cloud Services
1 9 (42.86%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Internet
2 1 (4.76%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
1 2 (9.52%) Data Mining
2 1 (4.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Visual Studio
General
1 17 (80.95%) Marketing
2 2 (9.52%) Law
3 1 (4.76%) Finance
3 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (14.29%) Developer
2 2 (9.52%) Security Analyst
2 2 (9.52%) Analyst
2 2 (9.52%) Forensic Analyst
2 2 (9.52%) Designer
3 1 (4.76%) Motion Graphics Designer
3 1 (4.76%) Production Manager
3 1 (4.76%) AWS Developer
3 1 (4.76%) PHP LAMP Developer
3 1 (4.76%) Digital Production Manager
3 1 (4.76%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (4.76%) Front-End Web Developer
3 1 (4.76%) Print Designer
3 1 (4.76%) Coordinator
3 1 (4.76%) PHP Programmer
3 1 (4.76%) Web Programmer
3 1 (4.76%) Web Developer
3 1 (4.76%) Programmer
3 1 (4.76%) Web Designer
3 1 (4.76%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) .NET
1 4 (19.05%) HTML
2 3 (14.29%) jQuery
2 3 (14.29%) CSS3
2 3 (14.29%) CSS
3 2 (9.52%) SOAP
3 2 (9.52%) Web Services
3 2 (9.52%) XML
3 2 (9.52%) Classic ASP
3 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET
3 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (9.52%) Sass
4 1 (4.76%) HTML5
4 1 (4.76%) Apache Flex
4 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
4 1 (4.76%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (61.90%) Social Media
2 9 (42.86%) Management Information System
3 8 (38.10%) User Experience
3 8 (38.10%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (38.10%) Copywriting
4 4 (19.05%) Mathematics
5 2 (9.52%) Graphic Design
6 1 (4.76%) Motion Graphics
6 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
6 1 (4.76%) Data Extraction
6 1 (4.76%) 3D Graphics
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) UNIX
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
1 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) Digital Marketing
2 9 (42.86%) Content Management
2 9 (42.86%) Web Analytics
2 9 (42.86%) Analytics
3 8 (38.10%) Online Marketing
3 8 (38.10%) SEO
3 8 (38.10%) Competitor Analysis
3 8 (38.10%) Pay per click
3 8 (38.10%) E-Commerce
4 3 (14.29%) Web Development
5 2 (9.52%) Web Design
5 2 (9.52%) Workflow
5 2 (9.52%) MVC
5 2 (9.52%) Computer Forensics
5 2 (9.52%) SOA
5 2 (9.52%) Digital Forensics
5 2 (9.52%) Malware Analysis
6 1 (4.76%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (4.76%) Mobile Application Development
6 1 (4.76%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) C
1 4 (19.05%) JavaScript
2 3 (14.29%) PHP
3 2 (9.52%) Perl
3 2 (9.52%) C#
3 2 (9.52%) Python
4 1 (4.76%) PowerShell
4 1 (4.76%) C++
4 1 (4.76%) Java
4 1 (4.76%) SQL
4 1 (4.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (57.14%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) EnCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (19.05%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (52.38%) Adobe
2 9 (42.86%) Google
2 9 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 2 (9.52%) SAP
4 1 (4.76%) NEC
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