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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
New Media
Rank 202 180 191
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +11
Permanent jobs citing New Media 7 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.14% 0.16% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.52% 0.50% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 9
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +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
1359 1412 1418
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 26.98% 31.50% 30.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1149 1156 1258
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £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
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing New Media across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

New Media Salary Histogram 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 23 January 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
Shropshire - 5 £32,500 -
Birmingham -5 1 £52,500 - 2
New Media
England

New Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (91.67%) HTML
2 11 (91.67%) JavaScript
2 11 (91.67%) PHP
2 11 (91.67%) MVC
2 11 (91.67%) Git (software)
3 6 (50.00%) ActionScript 3.0
3 6 (50.00%) HTML5
3 6 (50.00%) Laravel
3 6 (50.00%) concrete5
3 6 (50.00%) Web Application Development
3 6 (50.00%) Vagrant
3 6 (50.00%) iOS Development
3 6 (50.00%) CMS
3 6 (50.00%) LAMP
3 6 (50.00%) Content Management
3 6 (50.00%) Joomla!
3 6 (50.00%) Symfony
3 6 (50.00%) PHP5
3 6 (50.00%) WordPress
3 6 (50.00%) iPhone
3 6 (50.00%) C#
3 6 (50.00%) ActionScript
3 6 (50.00%) MySQL
3 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (50.00%) CSS
3 6 (50.00%) OO
3 6 (50.00%) Flash
3 6 (50.00%) MS Excel

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 6 (50.00%) concrete5
1 6 (50.00%) CMS
1 6 (50.00%) Joomla!
1 6 (50.00%) WordPress
2 5 (41.67%) Node.js
Applications
1 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (41.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) MySQL
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 11 (91.67%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Developer
2 6 (50.00%) PHP Developer
3 5 (41.67%) Web Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Junior Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Junior Web Developer
4 2 (16.67%) Junior
5 1 (8.33%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (91.67%) HTML
3 6 (50.00%) HTML5
3 6 (50.00%) Laravel
3 6 (50.00%) LAMP
3 6 (50.00%) Symfony
3 6 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (50.00%) CSS
3 6 (50.00%) Flash
4 5 (41.67%) jQuery
4 5 (41.67%) Ajax
4 5 (41.67%) Ruby on Rails
4 5 (41.67%) .NET Framework
4 5 (41.67%) JSON
4 5 (41.67%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) iPhone
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (91.67%) MVC
2 6 (50.00%) Web Application Development
2 6 (50.00%) iOS Development
2 6 (50.00%) Content Management
2 6 (50.00%) OO
2 6 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 5 (41.67%) Web Development
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
4 1 (8.33%) Black-Box Testing
Programming Languages
1 11 (91.67%) JavaScript
1 11 (91.67%) PHP
2 6 (50.00%) ActionScript 3.0
2 6 (50.00%) PHP5
2 6 (50.00%) C#
2 6 (50.00%) ActionScript
3 5 (41.67%) VB
3 5 (41.67%) VB.NET
3 5 (41.67%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (50.00%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + excellent package
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands
TheSmartList
Salary: Dependant on experience
Posted: 11 days ago