The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Social Media
Rank 17 13 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 9 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 6.92% 11.54% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 13.64% 21.43% -
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 0
Median salary £32,500 £50,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
Social Media
County Antrim

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

Miscellaneous Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
66 28 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 50.77% 53.85% 66.67%
Number of salaries quoted 52 25 28
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £28,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +76.99%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,650 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,837 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.58% +4.59%

Social Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

The demand trend of job ads across the Belfast region citing Social Media as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Social Media Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Social Media
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

Social Media Salary Trend in Belfast

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT jobs citing Social Media also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Belfast region with a requirement for Social Media.

1 6 (66.67%) Open Source
2 4 (44.44%) JSON
2 4 (44.44%) HTML
2 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 4 (44.44%) PHP
2 4 (44.44%) MySQL
2 4 (44.44%) XML
2 4 (44.44%) HTML5
2 4 (44.44%) REST
3 3 (33.33%) CSS3
3 3 (33.33%) Laravel
3 3 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 3 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (33.33%) Big Data
3 3 (33.33%) Linux
3 3 (33.33%) Python
3 3 (33.33%) Intranet
3 3 (33.33%) Java
3 3 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 3 (33.33%) Spring
3 3 (33.33%) Symfony
3 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 3 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 3 (33.33%) Marketing
3 3 (33.33%) Web Development
3 3 (33.33%) CSS
3 3 (33.33%) Hadoop
3 3 (33.33%) Email Marketing
3 3 (33.33%) WordPress

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
1 3 (33.33%) WordPress
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) MySQL
2 3 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (33.33%) Big Data
2 3 (33.33%) Hadoop
2 3 (33.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) JMeter
1 1 (11.11%) JUnit
1 1 (11.11%) PyUnit
General
1 3 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) Law
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Software Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Web Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (44.44%) HTML
1 4 (44.44%) HTML5
1 4 (44.44%) JSON
1 4 (44.44%) REST
1 4 (44.44%) XML
2 3 (33.33%) CSS
2 3 (33.33%) CSS3
2 3 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 3 (33.33%) Laravel
2 3 (33.33%) Spring
2 3 (33.33%) Symfony
3 1 (11.11%) Ajax
3 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
3 1 (11.11%) jQuery
3 1 (11.11%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Open Source
2 3 (33.33%) Email Marketing
2 3 (33.33%) Requirements Analysis
2 3 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 3 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (11.11%) Automated Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (11.11%) DevOps
3 1 (11.11%) Front End Development
3 1 (11.11%) High Availability
3 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
3 1 (11.11%) Test Strategy
3 1 (11.11%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
1 4 (44.44%) PHP
2 3 (33.33%) Java
2 3 (33.33%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £27000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Belfast
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £28000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago