2016 2017 2018
Employed Infocomm Media Professionals
Infocomm Media Professionals 199,800 210,100 220,800
Growth (%) NA 5.2% 5.1%
 
Infocomm Professionals 180,000 189,400 197,500
Growth (%) 4.2% 5.2% 4.3%
 
Media Professionals 19,800 20,700 23,300
Growth (%) NA 4.6% 12.6%
 
Employed Infocomm Media Professionals by Organisation Type
Infocomm media organisations (%) 51% 47% 50%
End-user organisations (%) 49% 53% 50%
Note: End-user organisations refer to organisations that are not classified under the infocomm media industry
 
Employed Infocomm Media Professionals by Gender
Female (%) 30% 32% 30%
Male (%) 70% 68% 70%
 
Employed Infocomm Media Professionals by Qualification
Bachelors and above (%) 67% 66% 72%
Diploma (%) 16% 17% 17%
A Level and below (%) 17% 17% 11%

Source: IMDA Annual Survey on Infocomm Media Manpower 2017-2019

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Last updated on: 25 Jun 2020