The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Digital Media in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Digital Media over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Digital Media
England / North West
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 261 225 234
Rank change year-on-year -36 +9  
Permanent jobs citing Digital Media 16 12 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.23% 0.21% 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.57% 0.54% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 10 8 11
Median salary £35,000 £21,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +62.79% -42.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,094 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -12.26% +6.66%  

Digital Media is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2794 2230 2348
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 40.69% 39.68% 37.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2247 1918 1877
Median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.75% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Digital Media
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing Digital Media as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Digital Media in the North West

Digital Media
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Digital Media in the North West.

Salary trend for Digital Media in the North West

Digital Media
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Digital Media within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Merseyside - 9 £35,000 - 1
Manchester -37 5 - -
Lancashire 0 1 £37,500 -28.57%
Digital Media
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT jobs citing Digital Media also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Digital Media.

1 21 (61.76%) E-Commerce
2 17 (50.00%) Social Media
3 16 (47.06%) CRM
4 13 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (38.24%) Marketing
5 12 (35.29%) Analytics
5 12 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (32.35%) Performance Optimisation
6 11 (32.35%) Campaign Management
6 11 (32.35%) Marketing Strategy
6 11 (32.35%) Pay per click
6 11 (32.35%) Digital Marketing
6 11 (32.35%) Performance Management
6 11 (32.35%) Microsoft Excel
6 11 (32.35%) SEO
6 11 (32.35%) Advertising
6 11 (32.35%) Microsoft Office
7 10 (29.41%) .NET
7 10 (29.41%) Blog
8 9 (26.47%) WCF
8 9 (26.47%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (26.47%) Git (software)
8 9 (26.47%) RESTful
8 9 (26.47%) MVC
8 9 (26.47%) Ruby
8 9 (26.47%) TDD
8 9 (26.47%) SQL Server
8 9 (26.47%) C#
8 9 (26.47%) ASP.NET
8 9 (26.47%) Internet

Digital Media
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (11.76%) CMS
2 1 (2.94%) Apache
2 1 (2.94%) JBoss
2 1 (2.94%) nginx
Applications
1 11 (32.35%) Microsoft Excel
1 11 (32.35%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (14.71%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 5 (14.71%) Photoshop
3 4 (11.76%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (11.76%) Fireworks
3 4 (11.76%) InDesign
Communications & Networking
1 9 (26.47%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (26.47%) NoSQL
1 9 (26.47%) SQL Server
1 9 (26.47%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (2.94%) MySQL
2 1 (2.94%) Redis
Development Applications
1 9 (26.47%) Git (software)
2 4 (11.76%) Axure RP
General
1 13 (38.24%) Marketing
2 11 (32.35%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (32.35%) Developer
2 9 (26.47%) .NET Developer
2 9 (26.47%) ASP.NET Developer
2 9 (26.47%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 9 (26.47%) C# .NET Developer
2 9 (26.47%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 9 (26.47%) C# Developer
3 7 (20.59%) Head of Marketing
4 5 (14.71%) Analyst
4 5 (14.71%) Business Analyst
4 5 (14.71%) Designer
4 5 (14.71%) Digital Analyst
4 5 (14.71%) Digital Business Analyst
4 5 (14.71%) E-Commerce Analyst
4 5 (14.71%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
4 5 (14.71%) UX Designer
5 4 (11.76%) Marketing Manager
6 1 (2.94%) PHP Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Senior PHP Developer
6 1 (2.94%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (29.41%) .NET
2 9 (26.47%) ASP.NET
2 9 (26.47%) ASP.NET MVC
2 9 (26.47%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 9 (26.47%) ASP.NET Web API
2 9 (26.47%) Node.js
2 9 (26.47%) RESTful
2 9 (26.47%) WCF
3 7 (20.59%) HTML
4 6 (17.65%) HTML5
5 5 (14.71%) jQuery
6 4 (11.76%) AngularJS
7 3 (8.82%) CSS
8 1 (2.94%) Ajax
8 1 (2.94%) CSS3
8 1 (2.94%) JSON
8 1 (2.94%) LAMP
8 1 (2.94%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (2.94%) XHTML
8 1 (2.94%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (50.00%) Social Media
2 12 (35.29%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (29.41%) Blog
4 5 (14.71%) Mobile App
4 5 (14.71%) User Experience
5 1 (2.94%) FMCG
5 1 (2.94%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.94%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (61.76%) E-Commerce
2 16 (47.06%) CRM
3 13 (38.24%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (35.29%) Analytics
5 11 (32.35%) Campaign Management
5 11 (32.35%) Digital Marketing
5 11 (32.35%) Marketing Strategy
5 11 (32.35%) Pay per click
5 11 (32.35%) Performance Management
5 11 (32.35%) Performance Optimisation
5 11 (32.35%) SEO
6 9 (26.47%) BDD
6 9 (26.47%) MVC
6 9 (26.47%) TDD
6 9 (26.47%) Web Application Development
7 5 (14.71%) Demand Management
7 5 (14.71%) High Availability
7 5 (14.71%) Logistics
7 5 (14.71%) Wireframes
8 4 (11.76%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 9 (26.47%) C#
1 9 (26.47%) Ruby
2 7 (20.59%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.88%) PHP
3 2 (5.88%) SQL
4 1 (2.94%) Java
4 1 (2.94%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (14.71%) Adobe
2 2 (5.88%) Twitter
3 1 (2.94%) Facebook
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