Period
to 15 November 2018

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 15 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Digital Media
England > West Midlands
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 294 329 331
Rank change year-on-year +35 +2 -17
Permanent jobs citing Digital Media 5 6 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.059% 0.059% 0.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.14% 0.15% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 12
West Midlands median annual salary - £27,500 £34,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -19.12% +34.65%
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -

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 3,539 3,969 4,418
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 41.66% 38.87% 37.92%
Number of salaries quoted 2,541 3,145 3,270
West Midlands median annual salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.75% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £24,500 £24,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £61,250 £63,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 15 November 2018. 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
Staffordshire - 3 - - 1
Birmingham +3 1 - - 5
Shropshire - 1 - -
Digital Media
England

For the 6 months to 15 November 2018, IT jobs citing Digital Media also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Digital Media.

1 4 (80.00%) User Experience
2 3 (60.00%) Social Media
2 3 (60.00%) Office 365
2 3 (60.00%) Analytics
2 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Legal
2 3 (60.00%) Publishing
2 3 (60.00%) Games
2 3 (60.00%) Web Design
3 2 (40.00%) Adobe
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) Multimedia
4 1 (20.00%) Marketing
4 1 (20.00%) Graphic Design
4 1 (20.00%) Photography
4 1 (20.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (20.00%) Channel Management
4 1 (20.00%) Typography
4 1 (20.00%) IFS
4 1 (20.00%) Collaborative Working
4 1 (20.00%) Intranet
4 1 (20.00%) Project Management
4 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) HTML
4 1 (20.00%) CSS
4 1 (20.00%) Windows
4 1 (20.00%) CRM
4 1 (20.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) Adobe Premiere

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 3 (60.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (20.00%) Adobe Premiere
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Intranet
General
1 3 (60.00%) Finance
1 3 (60.00%) Games
1 3 (60.00%) Legal
1 3 (60.00%) Publishing
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Communications Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Graphic Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum Master
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) User Experience
2 3 (60.00%) Social Media
3 1 (20.00%) Graphic Design
3 1 (20.00%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Analytics
1 3 (60.00%) Web Design
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Channel Management
3 1 (20.00%) Collaborative Working
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Scrum
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Typography
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Adobe
2 1 (20.00%) IFS