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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Digital Media
Rank 203 169 164
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -5
Permanent jobs citing Digital Media 16 23 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.30% 0.47% 0.83%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.01% 1.52% 2.93%
Number of salaries quoted 7 18 41
Average salary £22,000 £34,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.29% +13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-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
1586 1518 1435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 29.83% 30.90% 28.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1329 1284 1214
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,104 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 24 April 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
Coventry -13 6 £22,000 -69.65%
Birmingham -18 4 - -
Shropshire - 2 - -
Worcestershire -8 1 £31,000 +24.00%
Warwickshire -15 1 - - 1
Digital Media
England

Digital Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 26 (65.00%) Marketing
2 17 (42.50%) Digital Marketing
2 17 (42.50%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (40.00%) Degree
3 16 (40.00%) Social Media
4 14 (35.00%) HTML
4 14 (35.00%) Photoshop
5 13 (32.50%) CSS
6 12 (30.00%) Microsoft
6 12 (30.00%) SEO
6 12 (30.00%) CMS
6 12 (30.00%) Content Management
6 12 (30.00%) Google
6 12 (30.00%) Analytics
6 12 (30.00%) Google Analytics
7 10 (25.00%) jQuery
8 9 (22.50%) Management Information System
8 9 (22.50%) JavaScript
9 8 (20.00%) PHP
9 8 (20.00%) Adobe
9 8 (20.00%) E-Commerce
9 8 (20.00%) MS Excel
9 8 (20.00%) Pay per click
9 8 (20.00%) Competitor Analysis
9 8 (20.00%) Web Analytics
9 8 (20.00%) Copywriting
9 8 (20.00%) Online Marketing
9 8 (20.00%) WordPress
9 8 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
9 8 (20.00%) User Experience

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 12 (30.00%) CMS
2 8 (20.00%) WordPress
3 4 (10.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 4 (10.00%) Umbraco
4 3 (7.50%) Apache
Applications
1 14 (35.00%) Photoshop
2 8 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 8 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
3 6 (15.00%) Fireworks
Cloud Services
1 12 (30.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) Internet
2 1 (2.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.50%) MySQL
2 2 (5.00%) Data Mining
3 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 5 (12.50%) Grunt
General
1 26 (65.00%) Marketing
2 5 (12.50%) Retail
2 5 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 5 (12.50%) Finance
3 4 (10.00%) Advertising
3 4 (10.00%) Publishing
4 2 (5.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 15 (37.50%) Developer
2 8 (20.00%) Web Developer
3 5 (12.50%) Front-End Developer
3 5 (12.50%) Front-End Web Developer
4 4 (10.00%) Senior Developer
4 4 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 4 (10.00%) Senior .NET Developer
4 4 (10.00%) Web Editor
5 3 (7.50%) PHP Programmer
5 3 (7.50%) Junior Web Designer
5 3 (7.50%) Web Programmer
5 3 (7.50%) Junior Web Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Web Designer
5 3 (7.50%) Junior Developer
5 3 (7.50%) PHP Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Programmer
5 3 (7.50%) Designer
5 3 (7.50%) Junior Designer
5 3 (7.50%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 3 (7.50%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (35.00%) HTML
2 13 (32.50%) CSS
3 10 (25.00%) jQuery
4 7 (17.50%) .NET
5 6 (15.00%) Sass
6 5 (12.50%) XML
7 4 (10.00%) JSON
8 3 (7.50%) LAMP
9 1 (2.50%) SOAP
9 1 (2.50%) Web Services
9 1 (2.50%) Classic ASP
9 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET
9 1 (2.50%) Apache Flex
9 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (2.50%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 17 (42.50%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (40.00%) Social Media
3 9 (22.50%) Management Information System
4 8 (20.00%) Copywriting
4 8 (20.00%) User Experience
5 4 (10.00%) Mathematics
6 1 (2.50%) Data Extraction
6 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.50%) Linux
2 1 (2.50%) UNIX
2 1 (2.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (42.50%) Digital Marketing
2 12 (30.00%) Analytics
2 12 (30.00%) SEO
2 12 (30.00%) Content Management
3 8 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 8 (20.00%) Competitor Analysis
3 8 (20.00%) Web Analytics
3 8 (20.00%) Pay per click
3 8 (20.00%) Online Marketing
4 5 (12.50%) B2B
5 4 (10.00%) Data Modelling
5 4 (10.00%) CRM
5 4 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (7.50%) OOP
7 2 (5.00%) Computer Forensics
7 2 (5.00%) Digital Forensics
7 2 (5.00%) Malware Analysis
8 1 (2.50%) Mobile Application Development
8 1 (2.50%) Web Development
8 1 (2.50%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 9 (22.50%) JavaScript
2 8 (20.00%) PHP
3 4 (10.00%) SQL
3 4 (10.00%) Perl
3 4 (10.00%) C
3 4 (10.00%) Python
4 3 (7.50%) C++
4 3 (7.50%) Java
5 1 (2.50%) C#
5 1 (2.50%) VBScript
5 1 (2.50%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.50%) EnCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.00%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (30.00%) Microsoft
1 12 (30.00%) Google
2 8 (20.00%) Adobe
3 4 (10.00%) EPiServer
3 4 (10.00%) Sitecore
4 1 (2.50%) SAP
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