Period
to 16 July 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 16 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Digital Media
England > West Midlands
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 292 322 324
Rank change year-on-year +30 +2 -23
Permanent jobs citing Digital Media 13 4 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.14% 0.040% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.34% 0.099% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 28
West Midlands median annual salary £43,750 £28,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +53.51% -50.43% +161.36%
10th Percentile £34,750 £26,400 £18,000
90th Percentile £57,375 £30,250 £70,000
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 3,790 4,040 4,840
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 39.95% 40.28% 39.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2,687 3,254 3,541
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.90%
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,750 £22,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £57,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £52,306 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.61% - +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
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Digital Media in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 16 July 2018.

Salary histogram 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 16 July 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
Birmingham -2 4 £45,000 +57.89% 5
Solihull - 4 £42,500 - 1
Staffordshire - 4 - -
Coventry +4 1 £32,500 +18.18%
Digital Media
England

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 10 (76.92%) Social Media
2 9 (69.23%) Marketing
3 7 (53.85%) Analytics
3 7 (53.85%) Finance
4 5 (38.46%) SEO
5 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
5 4 (30.77%) Games
5 4 (30.77%) Automotive
5 4 (30.77%) Legal
5 4 (30.77%) Publishing
5 4 (30.77%) Web Design
5 4 (30.77%) Content Management
5 4 (30.77%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (30.77%) User Experience
5 4 (30.77%) Office 365
5 4 (30.77%) Integrated Marketing
6 3 (23.08%) Conversion Rate Optimisation
6 3 (23.08%) Content Marketing
6 3 (23.08%) DeepCrawl
6 3 (23.08%) Screaming Frog
6 3 (23.08%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (23.08%) Visual Website Optimizer
6 3 (23.08%) Google Tag Manager
6 3 (23.08%) Link Building
6 3 (23.08%) Revenue Management
6 3 (23.08%) Web Development
6 3 (23.08%) Copywriting
6 3 (23.08%) Blog
6 3 (23.08%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
6 3 (23.08%) Web Analytics

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 (30.77%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) CMS
2 1 (7.69%) EPiServer
2 1 (7.69%) IIS
2 1 (7.69%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (7.69%) Umbraco
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) Office 365
2 3 (23.08%) Google Analytics
2 3 (23.08%) Google Tag Manager
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Visual Website Optimizer
2 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 1 (7.69%) git-flow
General
1 9 (69.23%) Marketing
2 7 (53.85%) Finance
3 4 (30.77%) Automotive
3 4 (30.77%) Games
3 4 (30.77%) Legal
3 4 (30.77%) Publishing
4 1 (7.69%) Aerospace
4 1 (7.69%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Communications Manager
2 3 (23.08%) SEO Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Marketing Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Scrum Master
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) XML
2 1 (7.69%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) LINQ
2 1 (7.69%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 10 (76.92%) Social Media
2 4 (30.77%) User Experience
3 3 (23.08%) Blog
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Analytics
2 5 (38.46%) SEO
3 4 (30.77%) Content Management
3 4 (30.77%) Integrated Marketing
3 4 (30.77%) Web Design
4 3 (23.08%) Content Marketing
4 3 (23.08%) Conversion Rate Optimisation
4 3 (23.08%) Copywriting
4 3 (23.08%) Link Building
4 3 (23.08%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (23.08%) Revenue Management
4 3 (23.08%) Web Analytics
4 3 (23.08%) Web Development
5 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (15.38%) CRM
5 2 (15.38%) Pay per click
5 2 (15.38%) Project Management
5 2 (15.38%) Scrum
5 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
5 2 (15.38%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (7.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) DeepCrawl
1 3 (23.08%) Google
1 3 (23.08%) Screaming Frog
2 2 (15.38%) Adobe
2 2 (15.38%) IFS
3 1 (7.69%) Sitecore
3 1 (7.69%) Xamarin