Creative & Digital Media

Over 45,000 people are already working in Greater Manchester’s purpose built creative and digital media hub at MediaCityUK, and with jobs in broadcasting predicted to rise by 10% over the next couple of years, there is an incredible array of employment opportunities in the region in this industry.

Maybe your dream career is in editing visual effects, or perhaps you’d love nothing more than to work as an advertising director? Whether your passion is animation or audio engineering, web design or photography, there’s a promising career for you to showcase your talents in creative and digital media.

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Please take a moment to interact with the Labour Market Information (LMI) card to explore the different job opportunities available.

The Labour Market Information will give you an insight into the skills you will need for future employment and details such as:

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Expected Industry Growth

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Explore the jobs you can apply for, once you complete different course levels.

Broadcast Production Assistant

Camera Prep Technician

Junior Advertising Creative

Junior Content Producer

Junior Copywriter

Photographic Assistant

Publishing Assistant

3D Artist

Assistant Recording Technician

Audio-visual Technician

Camera Assistant

Games Designer

Gaming Audio Engineer


Junior 2D Artist - Visual Effects

Junior Animator

Junior VFX Artist

Lighting Assistant

Media Production Coordinator


Sound Assistant

Stage Manager

Video Editor

Advertising Account Executive

Advertising Creative


Broadcast & Media Systems Engineer


Game Programmer

Head of Lighting

Head of Sound


Lighting Designer

Media Researcher


Storyboard Artist

VFX Artist

Web Designer

Creative & Digital Media

In a subject area that covers an incredible range of topics and disciplines – from animation and photography to directing videos and designing video games – you’ll never be stuck for choice in a future career.

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