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Creative, Marketing & Digital Salary Survey 2015 – Promotions and industry value are on the up

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February 18, 2015 | 3 min read

There are exciting times ahead in the creative, marketing, media and digital sectors which are growing at three times the rate of the wider economy.

The UK’s £71bn* creative sector is one of the nation’s most important industries, driving economic growth and supporting jobs.

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What is encouraging is that the value has increased by 15.6 per cent over the past eight years. It also employs one in 12 of the UK workforce.

Most agencies and brands we work with are recruiting, whether immediately or in the near future, and the demand for talent is high.

This year’s salary survey has unearthed some highly positive stats directly from those who work in the sector supporting the macro-economic growth predictions.

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Major Players is the UK’s biggest recruiter for these sectors and is recruiting across every discipline.

The survey was compiled by Major Players using data collected from 3,500 respondents as well as gathering insight from senior consultants.

The table represents salary averages in all listed disciplines.

For full information on specific job roles including freelance, view our full report at: or call: 020 7836 4041.


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