Knowing more about the interactive media industry and the potential career options available to you will help you focus on an area of expertise.
Web Media falls within the interactive media sector and is estimated to employ around 34,300 people, representing approximately 7% of the total creative industries workforce.
It is heavily reliant on freelancers and contractors, who are estimated to account for around one-fifth (21%) of the workforce.
The workforce is generally very highly qualified: 36% hold a postgraduate qualification and a further 43% hold an undergraduate degree.
The titling of job roles varies significantly within the sector. This depends on company size and the need to employ a number of new skill sets across projects on a case by case basis.
Job role titles can be very varied dependent on the company and its structure but some typical job titles are:
More senior roles are:
You can learn more about the interactive media sector at Creative Skillset.