Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Digital Media in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Digital Media over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Digital Media
England > West Midlands
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 323 332 306
Rank change year-on-year +9 -26 +7
Permanent jobs citing Digital Media 5 11 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.049% 0.096% 0.092%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.13% 0.26% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 8
West Midlands median annual salary £26,000 £35,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.71% -10.26% -8.24%
10th Percentile £22,750 £25,500 £18,700
90th Percentile £32,275 £46,250 £61,250
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -4.26%

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

All Generic IT Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 3782 4193 3505
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 37.31% 36.52% 32.21%
Number of salaries quoted 2999 3086 2794
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,750 £23,000 £22,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £63,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

Digital Media
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Digital Media as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Digital Media in the West Midlands

Digital Media
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Digital Media in the West Midlands

Digital Media
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Digital Media within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +30 3 £29,250 -16.43% 2
Worcestershire -3 2 £23,500 -30.88%
Digital Media
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Digital Media.

1 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (80.00%) PHP
1 4 (80.00%) MySQL
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
1 4 (80.00%) CMS
1 4 (80.00%) Content Management
1 4 (80.00%) Web Development
1 4 (80.00%) WordPress
1 4 (80.00%) Web Application Development
1 4 (80.00%) Sass
1 4 (80.00%) LESS
1 4 (80.00%) Ember.js
1 4 (80.00%) AngularJS
1 4 (80.00%) Mobile App
1 4 (80.00%) Mobile Application Development
1 4 (80.00%) Front End Development
1 4 (80.00%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (40.00%) phpMyAdmin
2 2 (40.00%) CakePHP
2 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Spring
3 1 (20.00%) Maven
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) Java SE

Digital Media
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (80.00%) CMS
1 4 (80.00%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) MySQL
2 2 (40.00%) phpMyAdmin
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Maven
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Web Developer
3 2 (40.00%) PHP Developer
3 2 (40.00%) PHP Web Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (20.00%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (20.00%) Java Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Lead Developer
4 1 (20.00%) PHP WordPress Developer
4 1 (20.00%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) AngularJS
1 4 (80.00%) CSS
1 4 (80.00%) Ember.js
1 4 (80.00%) HTML
1 4 (80.00%) LESS
1 4 (80.00%) Sass
2 2 (40.00%) CakePHP
3 1 (20.00%) Java SE
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) Spring
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Linux Command Line
1 4 (80.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (80.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Content Management
1 4 (80.00%) Front End Development
1 4 (80.00%) Mobile Application Development
1 4 (80.00%) Web Application Development
1 4 (80.00%) Web Development
2 2 (40.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (80.00%) PHP
2 1 (20.00%) Java