The table below looks at the prevalence of the term New 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 New Media over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
New Media
Rank 208 198 194
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -4
Permanent jobs citing New Media 7 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.13% 0.18% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.47% 0.56% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 6
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £26,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +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 West Midlands region.

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1484 1598 1426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.25% 32.21% 29.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1261 1312 1246
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

New Media
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

New Media Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

New Media
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

New Media Salary Trend in the West Midlands

New 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 New Media within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
Warwickshire -3 4 £32,500 -7.14%
Shropshire -5 2 £32,500 -
New Media
England

New Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 9 (100.00%) HTML
2 8 (88.89%) .NET
2 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 8 (88.89%) PHP
2 8 (88.89%) MVC
2 8 (88.89%) Git (software)
3 6 (66.67%) jQuery
4 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (55.56%) Node.js
4 5 (55.56%) GitHub
4 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
4 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
4 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
4 5 (55.56%) Web Development
4 5 (55.56%) C#
4 5 (55.56%) VB
4 5 (55.56%) VB.NET
4 5 (55.56%) Ruby
4 5 (55.56%) Intranet
4 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET
4 5 (55.56%) Ajax
4 5 (55.56%) Ruby on Rails
4 5 (55.56%) .NET Framework
4 5 (55.56%) JSON
5 4 (44.44%) CSS
5 4 (44.44%) CMS
6 3 (33.33%) Joomla!
6 3 (33.33%) concrete5
6 3 (33.33%) HTML5
6 3 (33.33%) Laravel

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 5 (55.56%) Node.js
2 4 (44.44%) CMS
3 3 (33.33%) Joomla!
3 3 (33.33%) concrete5
3 3 (33.33%) WordPress
4 1 (11.11%) Umbraco
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) GitHub
2 1 (11.11%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (88.89%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Advertising
1 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) Web Developer
3 3 (33.33%) PHP Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Junior Web Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Junior Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Junior
5 1 (11.11%) Marketing Manager
5 1 (11.11%) Digital Marketing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) HTML
2 8 (88.89%) .NET
3 6 (66.67%) jQuery
4 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET
4 5 (55.56%) Ajax
4 5 (55.56%) Ruby on Rails
4 5 (55.56%) .NET Framework
4 5 (55.56%) JSON
5 4 (44.44%) CSS
6 3 (33.33%) Flash
6 3 (33.33%) LAMP
6 3 (33.33%) Symfony
6 3 (33.33%) HTML5
6 3 (33.33%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) iPhone
2 1 (11.11%) Digital Media
2 1 (11.11%) RIA
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) MVC
2 5 (55.56%) Web Development
3 3 (33.33%) Content Management
3 3 (33.33%) OO
3 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 3 (33.33%) Web Application Development
3 3 (33.33%) iOS Development
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) SEO
4 1 (11.11%) Pay per click
4 1 (11.11%) Email Marketing
4 1 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
1 8 (88.89%) PHP
2 5 (55.56%) VB
2 5 (55.56%) VB.NET
2 5 (55.56%) Ruby
2 5 (55.56%) C#
3 3 (33.33%) PHP5
3 3 (33.33%) ActionScript 3.0
3 3 (33.33%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) Google