The first 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
New Media
Rank - 195 182
Permanent jobs citing New Media 0 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.14% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.59% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 11
Average salary - £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -8.57%
Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1232 1177 1131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 24.91% 23.50% 24.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1037 1006 935
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
New Media
England

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) Intranet
2 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET
2 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
2 5 (55.56%) C#
2 5 (55.56%) HTML
2 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 5 (55.56%) PHP
2 5 (55.56%) VB
2 5 (55.56%) VB.NET
2 5 (55.56%) .NET
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 5 (55.56%) MVC
2 5 (55.56%) Ruby
2 5 (55.56%) Ajax
2 5 (55.56%) Ruby on Rails
2 5 (55.56%) .NET Framework
2 5 (55.56%) JSON
2 5 (55.56%) jQuery
2 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
2 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (55.56%) Node.js
2 5 (55.56%) GitHub
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (22.22%) Content Management
3 2 (22.22%) Logistics
3 2 (22.22%) CMS
3 2 (22.22%) Migration
3 2 (22.22%) CRM
3 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 2 (22.22%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) GitHub
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Advertising
1 1 (11.11%) Games
1 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
1 5 (55.56%) Web Developer
1 5 (55.56%) Senior Developer
1 5 (55.56%) Senior Web Developer
2 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Programme Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) IT Director
2 1 (11.11%) Head of IT
2 1 (11.11%) Head of Technology
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET
1 5 (55.56%) HTML
1 5 (55.56%) .NET
1 5 (55.56%) Ajax
1 5 (55.56%) Ruby on Rails
1 5 (55.56%) .NET Framework
1 5 (55.56%) JSON
1 5 (55.56%) jQuery
1 5 (55.56%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) MVC
2 2 (22.22%) Content Management
2 2 (22.22%) Logistics
2 2 (22.22%) Migration
2 2 (22.22%) CRM
2 2 (22.22%) PRINCE2
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) ERP
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) Programme Management
3 1 (11.11%) Pay per click
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) C#
1 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
1 5 (55.56%) PHP
1 5 (55.56%) VB
1 5 (55.56%) VB.NET
1 5 (55.56%) Ruby
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
2 1 (11.11%) SAP