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Television Programme Production in the UK: Market Research Report

Market Research • Market Size • Industry Statistics • Industry Analysis • Industry Trends

Television Programme Production Market Research Report | SIC J59.113 | Feb 2017

Productive growth: The switch to digital has led to a proliferation of independent operators

IBISWorld’s Television Programme Production market research report offers insightful industry analysis and research into the market at the national level. IBISWorld’s in-depth industry market research is presented in a logical and consistent format. The industry report contains key industry statistics, market size, industry trends, and growth and profit forecasts for a 5-year outlook period.

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Market Share of Companies
British Broadcasting Corporation British Broadcasting Corporation market share
ITV plc ITV plc market share
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 12-17
Annual Growth 17-22
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Industry Analysis & Industry Trends

The Television Programme Production industry includes all companies that produce theatrical and non-theatrical TV programmes. The performance of the industry as a whole is dependent on demand from the domestic TV broadcasting industry, advertising agencies and distributors, and is also affected by the amount of time consumers have to devote to watching TV, as well as government regulations. In addition, the international market for TV programming has been exerting an increasingly strong influence over the performance of the industry in recent years. Over the five years through 2016-17, IBISWorld estimates that industry revenue will expand at a compound annual rate of 1.1% to reach £7.6 billion. This includes growth of approximately 2.6% in the current year... purchase to read more

Industry Report - Industry Locations Chapter

A small number of community-based television broadcasting stations are located in regional areas, with some television programme production companies supplying the local market. Some large firms in this industry also operate regionally based production companies to supply smaller clients in niche markets, and to locate regional studios in areas with lower fixed and production costs. Nonetheless, the majority of industry establishments are located in London and the South East of England.


London dominates this industry, accounting for an estimated 51.9% of establishments. All major UK broadcasters are based in London, and the vast majority of television production companies choose to locate themselves close to their clients and studios. Lon.. purchase to read more


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What is the Television Programme Production Industry?

Firms operating within the Television Programme Production industry in the United Kingdom produce theatrical and non-theatrical TV programmes, such as TV series and documentaries. Broadcast of these programmes is not included in the industry, nor are post-production activities, which include editing, titling and the addition of computer-generated graphics.

Industry Products
News and current affairsFactualEntertainment and comedyDrama and soapsSports
Industry Activities
TV programmestelevision studios

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