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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Social Media
Rank 14 - 33
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 1 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 1.89% - 1.42%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.70% - 3.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 0
Average salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
27 86 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 50.94% 51.19% 46.45%
Number of salaries quoted 23 47 49
Average salary £42,500 £35,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.71% +24.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £14,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Social Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Social Media across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 15 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Belfast 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 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) N-Tier
1 1 (100.00%) SMS
1 1 (100.00%) Apple
1 1 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) iPhone
1 1 (100.00%) iPhone SDK
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) iOS SDK
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Development
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Belfast 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SMS
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) iPhone SDK
1 1 (100.00%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) N-Tier
1 1 (100.00%) iPhone
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) OO
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Objective-C
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Apple