The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Music Industry in permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Music Industry over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Music Industry
England / North West
Rank 247 234 245
Rank change year-on-year -13 +11  
Permanent jobs citing Music Industry 2 4 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.033% 0.070% 0.24%
As % of the General category 0.094% 0.17% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 16
Median salary £47,500 £35,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.71% -22.22%  
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +14.28% -12.50%  

Music Industry 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 2138 2353 2642
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 34.80% 41.39% 40.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1670 1878 2010
Median salary £41,500 £40,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.84% +1.87%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,925
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,350
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Music Industry
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Music Industry in the North West

Music Industry
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Music Industry in the North West

Music Industry
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 Music Industry within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 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 -20 1 - -
Lancashire - 1 £47,500 -
Music Industry
England

Music Industry
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT jobs citing Music Industry 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 Music Industry.

1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
1 7 (63.64%) Git (software)
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server 2014
2 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 6 (54.55%) Code First Entity Framework
2 6 (54.55%) RESTful
2 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET Web API
2 6 (54.55%) .NET Framework
2 6 (54.55%) WCF
2 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET MVC
2 6 (54.55%) BDD
2 6 (54.55%) NoSQL
2 6 (54.55%) Entity Framework
2 6 (54.55%) Node.js
2 6 (54.55%) High Availability
2 6 (54.55%) KnockoutJS
2 6 (54.55%) Web Application Development
2 6 (54.55%) AngularJS
2 6 (54.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 6 (54.55%) .NET
2 6 (54.55%) C#
2 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET
2 6 (54.55%) MVC
2 6 (54.55%) TDD
2 6 (54.55%) Ruby
3 4 (36.36%) Marketing
3 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (27.27%) Electronics
4 3 (27.27%) Telecoms

Music Industry
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Acrobat
1 1 (9.09%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (9.09%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server 2014
2 6 (54.55%) NoSQL
3 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (36.36%) Marketing
2 3 (27.27%) Electronics
2 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Manufacturing
2 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Developer
2 6 (54.55%) .NET Developer
3 3 (27.27%) iOS Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior Developer
4 2 (18.18%) Senior iOS Developer
5 1 (9.09%) DBA
5 1 (9.09%) Designer
5 1 (9.09%) SQL DBA
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) .NET
1 6 (54.55%) .NET Framework
1 6 (54.55%) AngularJS
1 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET
1 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET MVC
1 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 6 (54.55%) ASP.NET Web API
1 6 (54.55%) Code First Entity Framework
1 6 (54.55%) Entity Framework
1 6 (54.55%) KnockoutJS
1 6 (54.55%) Node.js
1 6 (54.55%) RESTful
1 6 (54.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 6 (54.55%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) User Experience
2 2 (18.18%) Computer Science
3 1 (9.09%) Clustering
3 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
3 1 (9.09%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) BDD
1 6 (54.55%) High Availability
1 6 (54.55%) MVC
1 6 (54.55%) TDD
1 6 (54.55%) Web Application Development
2 4 (36.36%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (27.27%) iOS Development
3 3 (27.27%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (27.27%) Programme Management
3 3 (27.27%) Scrum
4 1 (9.09%) OOP
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (9.09%) Refactoring
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) C#
1 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
1 6 (54.55%) Ruby
2 3 (27.27%) Apple Swift
2 3 (27.27%) Objective-C
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) SAP