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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digital Media
Rank 212 202 169
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -33
Permanent jobs citing Digital Media 6 9 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.11% 0.17% 0.80%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.36% 0.51% 2.64%
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 36
Average salary £35,000 £29,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -8.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,750 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £34,250 £41,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,625
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.75%
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
1684 1772 1476
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 30.08% 32.62% 30.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1399 1517 1288
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Digital Media across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Digital Media Salary Histogram 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 22 September 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
Birmingham +4 3 £30,000 -7.69%
Warwickshire +4 1 £30,000 -4.00% 1
Staffordshire - 1 £40,000 -
Digital Media
England

Digital Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 16 (48.48%) Adobe
2 13 (39.39%) HTML
2 13 (39.39%) CSS
3 12 (36.36%) Project Management
4 9 (27.27%) Psychology
4 9 (27.27%) Visualisation
4 9 (27.27%) Information Architecture
4 9 (27.27%) User Experience
5 8 (24.24%) Degree
6 7 (21.21%) Marketing
6 7 (21.21%) IPTV
7 6 (18.18%) SEO
8 5 (15.15%) Photoshop
8 5 (15.15%) Automotive
9 4 (12.12%) Web Design
9 4 (12.12%) Adobe Illustrator
9 4 (12.12%) InDesign
9 4 (12.12%) Web Development
9 4 (12.12%) Graphic Design
9 4 (12.12%) JavaScript
9 4 (12.12%) HND
9 4 (12.12%) Dreamweaver
9 4 (12.12%) Social Media
10 3 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (9.09%) Lotus
10 3 (9.09%) Telecoms
10 3 (9.09%) Aerospace
10 3 (9.09%) IBM Notes
10 3 (9.09%) Lotus Domino
10 3 (9.09%) SharePoint

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

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 (9.09%) IBM Notes
1 3 (9.09%) Lotus Domino
1 3 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.06%) CMS
3 1 (3.03%) ExpressionEngine
3 1 (3.03%) Umbraco
3 1 (3.03%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (15.15%) Photoshop
2 4 (12.12%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (12.12%) InDesign
3 3 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (3.03%) Final Cut Pro
4 1 (3.03%) Adobe Premiere
4 1 (3.03%) Adobe After Effects
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) Intranet
1 1 (3.03%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (3.03%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (21.21%) Marketing
2 5 (15.15%) Automotive
3 3 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 3 (9.09%) Aerospace
4 1 (3.03%) Finance
4 1 (3.03%) Games
4 1 (3.03%) Advertising
4 1 (3.03%) Billing
Job Titles
1 16 (48.48%) Designer
2 9 (27.27%) Consultant
2 9 (27.27%) User Experience Consultant
3 8 (24.24%) Graphic Designer
3 8 (24.24%) Senior Consultant
4 7 (21.21%) Visual Designer
5 6 (18.18%) Senior Visual Designer
5 6 (18.18%) Senior Designer
6 4 (12.12%) Developer
7 3 (9.09%) Web Designer
7 3 (9.09%) Systems Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Project Manager
8 2 (6.06%) Digital Project Manager
9 1 (3.03%) Digital Designer
9 1 (3.03%) Web Developer
9 1 (3.03%) Technical Support
9 1 (3.03%) Digital Marketing Manager
9 1 (3.03%) PHP Developer
9 1 (3.03%) PHP Web Developer
9 1 (3.03%) Marketing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (39.39%) HTML
1 13 (39.39%) CSS
2 3 (9.09%) .NET
3 1 (3.03%) REST
3 1 (3.03%) AngularJS
3 1 (3.03%) Flash
3 1 (3.03%) SOAP
3 1 (3.03%) jQuery
3 1 (3.03%) LAMP
3 1 (3.03%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) Psychology
1 9 (27.27%) Visualisation
1 9 (27.27%) User Experience
2 7 (21.21%) IPTV
3 4 (12.12%) Graphic Design
3 4 (12.12%) Social Media
4 3 (9.09%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.03%) New Media
5 1 (3.03%) RIA
5 1 (3.03%) Video Editing
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) Project Management
2 9 (27.27%) Information Architecture
3 6 (18.18%) SEO
4 4 (12.12%) Web Design
4 4 (12.12%) Web Development
5 3 (9.09%) Software Engineering
6 2 (6.06%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (3.03%) Analytics
7 1 (3.03%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (3.03%) E-Commerce
7 1 (3.03%) OOP
7 1 (3.03%) Email Marketing
7 1 (3.03%) Pay per click
7 1 (3.03%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.12%) JavaScript
2 3 (9.09%) SQL
2 3 (9.09%) C#
3 1 (3.03%) ActionScript 3.0
3 1 (3.03%) ActionScript
3 1 (3.03%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (24.24%) Degree
2 4 (12.12%) HND
Vendors
1 16 (48.48%) Adobe
2 3 (9.09%) Lotus
3 1 (3.03%) Sony
3 1 (3.03%) Google
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