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 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Social Media
Rank 23 9 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 6 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 3.95% 13.33% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.22% 23.08% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 6 0
Median salary £31,000 £50,000 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
-38.00% -
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
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
73 26 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 48.03% 57.78% 66.43%
Number of salaries quoted 62 20 45
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +66.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £44,750 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 30 August 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 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 4 (66.67%) PHP
1 4 (66.67%) MySQL
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
1 4 (66.67%) HTML5
2 3 (50.00%) Symfony
2 3 (50.00%) Email Marketing
2 3 (50.00%) CSS3
2 3 (50.00%) Laravel
2 3 (50.00%) Intranet
2 3 (50.00%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 3 (50.00%) Marketing
2 3 (50.00%) Web Development
2 3 (50.00%) WordPress
2 3 (50.00%) Open Source
3 2 (33.33%) REST
3 2 (33.33%) JSON
3 2 (33.33%) XML
4 1 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Python
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
4 1 (16.67%) Spring
4 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 1 (16.67%) Ajax
4 1 (16.67%) Big Data
4 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
4 1 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (16.67%) DevOps

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 (50.00%) WordPress
2 1 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) MySQL
2 1 (16.67%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (16.67%) Big Data
2 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
2 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
General
1 3 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
1 4 (66.67%) HTML5
2 3 (50.00%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) CSS3
2 3 (50.00%) Laravel
2 3 (50.00%) Symfony
3 2 (33.33%) JSON
3 2 (33.33%) REST
3 2 (33.33%) XML
4 1 (16.67%) Ajax
4 1 (16.67%) AngularJS
4 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
4 1 (16.67%) jQuery
4 1 (16.67%) Node.js
4 1 (16.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Email Marketing
1 3 (50.00%) Open Source
1 3 (50.00%) Requirements Analysis
1 3 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (16.67%) DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
2 1 (16.67%) High Availability
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 4 (66.67%) PHP
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) Python