Digital & IT

Digital Jobs and Career Opportunities

The digital sector is a vibrant mix of technology companies covering areas such as web design and development, e-commerce, online publishing, software development, computer games development, animation, new media, graphic design, music and multimedia.

The North East has one of the largest digital and animation clusters in Europe and the new media, games and interactive software sector has an annual turnover of £256 million.

This sector has a range of job roles including:

Programming jobs

Web Designer jobs

Graphic designer jobs

Video game developers

Digital audio jobs

Visual technician Jobs

Animator jobs

Game Tester jobs

Internet Project manager

It is a young and burgeoning industry that attracts many graduates. Candidates with key skills in this industry are often highly sought over and salaries vary depending on skills and experience.