Media & Publishing


Media is a sector undergoing extremely rapid change, the internet is changing where people read and watch, how it is paid for and the careers of those creating the content. Many roles in this sector are fast paced, working to get news and video online as quickly as possible. But if you work in television or publishing you’ll be working on longer term projects, helping craft a show or book from idea to completion.


  • communication
  • creativity
  • critical thinking
  • education & training
  • adaptability
  • initiative
  • languages
  • leadership
  • managing resources
  • people management
  • attention to detail
  • project management
  • recording information
  • social media
  • teamwork
  • teamwork
  • technology
  • time management

Key Facts

About This Sector

Labour Market & Jobs

The National Skills Bulletin 2019 found their were 38,200 media professionals employed, this number contained 28,700 artistic, literary & media associate professionals and 9,500 media professionals & librarians.
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