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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Digital Media
England / North West
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 235 230 234
Rank change year-on-year -5 +4  
Permanent jobs citing Digital Media 15 5 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.24% 0.087% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.61% 0.22% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 13 3 10
Median salary £60,000 £34,500 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +73.91% +18.96%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,000 £44,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year -15.90% +35.38%  

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 2461 2229 2368
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 39.99% 38.66% 35.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1986 1820 1889
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.56%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
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
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Digital Media in the North West over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram 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 30 March 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
Manchester -13 12 £60,000 +116.21% 1
Cheshire +6 2 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Digital Media
England

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 (60.00%) E-Commerce
2 17 (48.57%) HTML
3 16 (45.71%) Marketing
4 15 (42.86%) JavaScript
5 14 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (37.14%) Analytics
6 13 (37.14%) Social Media
7 12 (34.29%) Marketing Strategy
7 12 (34.29%) Digital Marketing
7 12 (34.29%) Performance Management
7 12 (34.29%) Pay per click
7 12 (34.29%) MS Office
7 12 (34.29%) CRM
7 12 (34.29%) SEO
7 12 (34.29%) Advertising
7 12 (34.29%) Campaign Management
7 12 (34.29%) Performance Optimisation
8 10 (28.57%) Front End Development
9 9 (25.71%) Wireframes
9 9 (25.71%) User Experience
10 8 (22.86%) HTML5
10 8 (22.86%) Axure RP
10 8 (22.86%) Adobe
10 8 (22.86%) Photoshop
10 8 (22.86%) CSS
10 8 (22.86%) Prototyping
10 8 (22.86%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 7 (20.00%) Fireworks
11 7 (20.00%) CMS

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 7 (20.00%) CMS
2 1 (2.86%) IIS
2 1 (2.86%) SAS
2 1 (2.86%) Umbraco
Applications
1 12 (34.29%) MS Office
2 8 (22.86%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 8 (22.86%) Photoshop
3 7 (20.00%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (20.00%) Fireworks
3 7 (20.00%) InDesign
4 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
4 1 (2.86%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.86%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.43%) DNS
1 4 (11.43%) Internet
2 3 (8.57%) HTTP
3 1 (2.86%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (2.86%) DHCP
3 1 (2.86%) Firewall
3 1 (2.86%) HSRP
3 1 (2.86%) VLAN
3 1 (2.86%) VoIP
3 1 (2.86%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.43%) MySQL
1 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.57%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (22.86%) Axure RP
2 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
General
1 16 (45.71%) Marketing
2 12 (34.29%) Advertising
3 3 (8.57%) Finance
3 3 (8.57%) Legal
3 3 (8.57%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 9 (25.71%) Designer
2 8 (22.86%) UX Designer
3 7 (20.00%) Head of Marketing
4 5 (14.29%) Developer
4 5 (14.29%) Marketing Manager
5 3 (8.57%) Architect
5 3 (8.57%) Senior Architect
5 3 (8.57%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 3 (8.57%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (8.57%) Web Developer
6 2 (5.71%) .NET Developer
6 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 2 (5.71%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (5.71%) C# Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Technical Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Digital Media Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Mobile Designer
7 1 (2.86%) Senior Mobile Designer
7 1 (2.86%) UI/UX Designer
7 1 (2.86%) Video On Demand Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (48.57%) HTML
2 8 (22.86%) CSS
2 8 (22.86%) HTML5
3 7 (20.00%) jQuery
4 6 (17.14%) AngularJS
5 3 (8.57%) Middleware
5 3 (8.57%) Web Services
5 3 (8.57%) XHTML
5 3 (8.57%) XML
6 2 (5.71%) .NET
6 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET
6 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET Web API
6 2 (5.71%) CakePHP
6 2 (5.71%) Laravel
6 2 (5.71%) REST
6 2 (5.71%) Symfony
7 1 (2.86%) FFmpeg
Miscellaneous
1 14 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (37.14%) Social Media
3 9 (25.71%) User Experience
4 3 (8.57%) Computer Science
4 3 (8.57%) New Media
4 3 (8.57%) W3C
5 2 (5.71%) Mobile App
5 2 (5.71%) Over-the-Top Content
5 2 (5.71%) Video on Demand
6 1 (2.86%) Blog
6 1 (2.86%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.86%) IPTV
6 1 (2.86%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.71%) Linux
2 1 (2.86%) Windows
2 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
2 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.86%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (60.00%) E-Commerce
2 14 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (37.14%) Analytics
4 12 (34.29%) Campaign Management
4 12 (34.29%) CRM
4 12 (34.29%) Digital Marketing
4 12 (34.29%) Marketing Strategy
4 12 (34.29%) Pay per click
4 12 (34.29%) Performance Management
4 12 (34.29%) Performance Optimisation
4 12 (34.29%) SEO
5 10 (28.57%) Front End Development
6 9 (25.71%) Wireframes
7 8 (22.86%) Prototyping
8 6 (17.14%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (14.29%) Marketing Analytics
9 5 (14.29%) MVC
9 5 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
10 4 (11.43%) Project Management
11 3 (8.57%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 15 (42.86%) JavaScript
2 6 (17.14%) PHP
3 3 (8.57%) SQL
4 2 (5.71%) C#
5 1 (2.86%) MATLAB
5 1 (2.86%) Python
5 1 (2.86%) R
5 1 (2.86%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) CCNA
2 1 (2.86%) CCNP
2 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) PMO
1 3 (8.57%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.86%) pfSense
1 1 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) Cacti
1 1 (2.86%) Graylog
1 1 (2.86%) Nagios
Vendors
1 8 (22.86%) Adobe
2 3 (8.57%) IBM
2 3 (8.57%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.57%) Oracle
2 3 (8.57%) Zend
3 2 (5.71%) Twitter
4 1 (2.86%) Facebook
4 1 (2.86%) Minitab
4 1 (2.86%) VMware
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