The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Social Media
Rank 83 77 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 18 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.54% 1.27% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.55% 4.91% -
Number of salaries quoted 18 5 0
Average salary £40,500 £26,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.76% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -4.41%
Social Media
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
275 265 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 23.56% 25.88% 28.89%
Number of salaries quoted 253 242 259
Average salary £42,000 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Social Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Social Media across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Social Media Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Social Media
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Social Media across the Bedfordshire region.

Social Media Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Social Media
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Social Media across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

Social Media Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

Social Media
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Social Media within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -1 7 £50,000 +92.30% 2
Bedford - 3 £37,500 - 4
Social Media
East of England

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Social Media also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Social Media.

1 17 (68.00%) Degree
2 16 (64.00%) Marketing
2 16 (64.00%) Digital Marketing
3 12 (48.00%) Project Management
4 10 (40.00%) HTML
4 10 (40.00%) Content Management
5 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (32.00%) Computer Science
5 8 (32.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (32.00%) BPMN
5 8 (32.00%) User Stories
5 8 (32.00%) UML
5 8 (32.00%) CSS
6 7 (28.00%) Adobe
6 7 (28.00%) CMS
7 6 (24.00%) Internet
8 5 (20.00%) SEO
8 5 (20.00%) Link Building
9 4 (16.00%) jQuery
9 4 (16.00%) Mobile App
9 4 (16.00%) WordPress
9 4 (16.00%) Copywriting
9 4 (16.00%) Drupal
9 4 (16.00%) Advertising
9 4 (16.00%) LAMP
9 4 (16.00%) Web Design
9 4 (16.00%) SugarCRM
9 4 (16.00%) PMP
9 4 (16.00%) PMI Certification
9 4 (16.00%) ISO 9001

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Social Media also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Social Media. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (28.00%) CMS
2 4 (16.00%) SugarCRM
2 4 (16.00%) Drupal
2 4 (16.00%) WordPress
2 4 (16.00%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Photoshop
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (8.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) WebTrends
2 1 (4.00%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) Internet
2 2 (8.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Dreamweaver
General
1 16 (64.00%) Marketing
2 4 (16.00%) Advertising
3 2 (8.00%) Retail
4 1 (4.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (32.00%) Business Analyst
1 8 (32.00%) Analyst
2 4 (16.00%) SEO Manager
2 4 (16.00%) User Experience Designer
2 4 (16.00%) Designer
2 4 (16.00%) Project Manager
3 3 (12.00%) Developer
4 2 (8.00%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Digital Marketing Executive
4 2 (8.00%) Senior Marketing Executive
4 2 (8.00%) Marketing Executive
5 1 (4.00%) Digital Project Manager
5 1 (4.00%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Front-End Web Developer
5 1 (4.00%) UML Business Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Marketing Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) SEO Executive
5 1 (4.00%) Web Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (40.00%) HTML
2 8 (32.00%) CSS
3 4 (16.00%) LAMP
3 4 (16.00%) jQuery
4 2 (8.00%) Web Services
4 2 (8.00%) Flash
4 2 (8.00%) .NET
4 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Computer Science
2 4 (16.00%) Copywriting
2 4 (16.00%) NHS
2 4 (16.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (8.00%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (64.00%) Digital Marketing
2 12 (48.00%) Project Management
3 10 (40.00%) Content Management
4 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (32.00%) UML
4 8 (32.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (32.00%) BPMN
4 8 (32.00%) User Stories
5 5 (20.00%) Link Building
5 5 (20.00%) SEO
6 4 (16.00%) Web Design
6 4 (16.00%) CRM
6 4 (16.00%) PRINCE
7 2 (8.00%) Business Development
7 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce
7 2 (8.00%) Information Architecture
7 2 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (8.00%) Marketing Strategy
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) PHP
2 2 (8.00%) C
2 2 (8.00%) C#
2 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (68.00%) Degree
2 4 (16.00%) PMP
2 4 (16.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) Adobe
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
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