The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Multimedia in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Multimedia over the 3 months to 30 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Multimedia
England / North West
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 253 219 250
Rank change year-on-year -34 +31  
Permanent jobs citing Multimedia 5 13 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.079% 0.23% 0.15%
As % of the General category 0.22% 0.56% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 9
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% +8.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £39,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year -11.39% +9.72%  

Multimedia is in the common 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 common skills.

General Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 2281 2302 2550
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 36.20% 40.56% 39.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1779 1840 1908
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £25,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Multimedia
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Multimedia in the North West

Multimedia
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Multimedia in the North West

Multimedia
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 Multimedia within the North West region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
Cheshire -5 3 £37,500 +7.14%
Manchester -23 2 £32,500 +18.18%
Multimedia
England

For the 6 months to 30 April 2017, IT jobs citing Multimedia 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 Multimedia.

1 13 (54.17%) Degree
2 10 (41.67%) QA
3 9 (37.50%) Software Engineering
3 9 (37.50%) HTML
3 9 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 9 (37.50%) SQL
3 9 (37.50%) CSS
3 9 (37.50%) Middleware
4 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 8 (33.33%) Java
4 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 7 (29.17%) ITIL
5 7 (29.17%) T-SQL
5 7 (29.17%) PHP
5 7 (29.17%) MCSA
5 7 (29.17%) Flash
5 7 (29.17%) SharePoint
5 7 (29.17%) Data Modelling
5 7 (29.17%) SLA
5 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (29.17%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (29.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 7 (29.17%) Data Analysis
5 7 (29.17%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (29.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 7 (29.17%) Business Continuity
5 7 (29.17%) Data Management
5 7 (29.17%) Data Protection Act
5 7 (29.17%) Computer Science
5 7 (29.17%) Statistics

Multimedia
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 (29.17%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.17%) CMS
2 1 (4.17%) Drupal
2 1 (4.17%) Joomla!
2 1 (4.17%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (4.17%) Adobe Captivate
2 1 (4.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (4.17%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (4.17%) Camtasia
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (29.17%) IaaS
1 7 (29.17%) PaaS
1 7 (29.17%) SaaS
2 1 (4.17%) AdWords
2 1 (4.17%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (25.00%) Bluetooth
1 6 (25.00%) DVB
1 6 (25.00%) GPRS
1 6 (25.00%) GSM
1 6 (25.00%) HTTP
1 6 (25.00%) NFC
1 6 (25.00%) UMTS
1 6 (25.00%) VoIP
1 6 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
1 6 (25.00%) WLAN
2 3 (12.50%) DNS
2 3 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (29.17%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (29.17%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (29.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (29.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (16.67%) MySQL
4 2 (8.33%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (25.00%) Automotive
1 6 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Legal
3 2 (8.33%) Advertising
4 1 (4.17%) Marketing
4 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) DBA
1 7 (29.17%) SQL DBA
2 6 (25.00%) Developer
2 6 (25.00%) Software Engineer
3 3 (12.50%) Architect
3 3 (12.50%) Full Stack Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Senior Architect
3 3 (12.50%) Senior Solutions Architect
3 3 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (8.33%) PHP Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Web Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Author
5 1 (4.17%) Designer
5 1 (4.17%) Development Specialist
5 1 (4.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (4.17%) PHP Web Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Full Stack Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Author
5 1 (4.17%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (37.50%) CSS
1 9 (37.50%) HTML
1 9 (37.50%) Middleware
2 7 (29.17%) Flash
3 6 (25.00%) BREW
3 6 (25.00%) J2ME
3 6 (25.00%) OpenAL
3 6 (25.00%) OpenCL
3 6 (25.00%) OpenGL
3 6 (25.00%) Qt
3 6 (25.00%) Series 60
3 6 (25.00%) SVG
3 6 (25.00%) UIQ
4 3 (12.50%) HTML5
4 3 (12.50%) jQuery
4 3 (12.50%) LAMP
4 3 (12.50%) Laravel
4 3 (12.50%) XHTML
4 3 (12.50%) XML
5 2 (8.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (29.17%) Computer Science
1 7 (29.17%) Data Protection Act
1 7 (29.17%) iPad
2 6 (25.00%) Device Driver
2 6 (25.00%) iPhone
2 6 (25.00%) MPEG
2 6 (25.00%) Smartphone
3 4 (16.67%) W3C
4 3 (12.50%) Digital Media
4 3 (12.50%) New Media
4 3 (12.50%) Virtual Team
5 1 (4.17%) Animation
5 1 (4.17%) CCTV
5 1 (4.17%) Client/Server
5 1 (4.17%) Driving Licence
5 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
5 1 (4.17%) Video Editing
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) Android
1 6 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
1 6 (25.00%) Linux
1 6 (25.00%) Nucleus RTOS
1 6 (25.00%) Windows
1 6 (25.00%) Windows 7
1 6 (25.00%) Windows 8
1 6 (25.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Software Engineering
2 7 (29.17%) Business Continuity
2 7 (29.17%) Data Analysis
2 7 (29.17%) Data Management
2 7 (29.17%) Data Modelling
2 7 (29.17%) Data Protection
2 7 (29.17%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (29.17%) High Availability
2 7 (29.17%) ITIL
2 7 (29.17%) ITIL V3
2 7 (29.17%) Performance Tuning
2 7 (29.17%) QMS
2 7 (29.17%) Statistics
3 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (25.00%) DRM
3 6 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 6 (25.00%) Mobile Commerce
3 6 (25.00%) Speech Recognition
4 5 (20.83%) Web Development
5 4 (16.67%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (37.50%) JavaScript
1 9 (37.50%) SQL
2 8 (33.33%) Java
3 7 (29.17%) PHP
3 7 (29.17%) T-SQL
4 6 (25.00%) C
4 6 (25.00%) C++
5 1 (4.17%) C#
Qualifications
1 13 (54.17%) Degree
2 7 (29.17%) MCSA
2 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (41.67%) QA
2 7 (29.17%) PCI DSS
2 7 (29.17%) SLA
3 3 (12.50%) PMO
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (25.00%) Intel
2 6 (25.00%) Symbian
3 3 (12.50%) IBM
3 3 (12.50%) Zend
4 2 (8.33%) Adobe
5 1 (4.17%) Avaya
5 1 (4.17%) Google