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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Social Media
Rank 10 - 29
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 6 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 13.04% - 2.72%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 23.08% - 4.76%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 0
Average salary £50,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £38,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +16.92%
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
26 96 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 56.52% 67.13% 57.14%
Number of salaries quoted 20 42 64
Average salary £50,000 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 17 (80.95%) Java
2 12 (57.14%) SQL
2 12 (57.14%) Finance
2 12 (57.14%) Data Analysis
2 12 (57.14%) Economics
2 12 (57.14%) Operations Research
2 12 (57.14%) Marketing
2 12 (57.14%) Degree
2 12 (57.14%) QlikView
2 12 (57.14%) Retail
2 12 (57.14%) Visualisation
2 12 (57.14%) Tableau
2 12 (57.14%) Analytics
2 12 (57.14%) Customer Analytics
2 12 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (57.14%) Algorithms
3 9 (42.86%) Mobile Development
3 9 (42.86%) Android Development
3 9 (42.86%) iOS Development
3 9 (42.86%) Facebook
3 9 (42.86%) iPad
3 9 (42.86%) Apple iOS
3 9 (42.86%) Android
3 9 (42.86%) iPhone
3 9 (42.86%) Yahoo!
3 9 (42.86%) Google
3 9 (42.86%) Smartphone
3 9 (42.86%) BBC
3 9 (42.86%) Objective-C
3 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 8 (38.10%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (38.10%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (38.10%) SAP InfiniteInsight
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (57.14%) QlikView
2 4 (19.05%) Hadoop
General
1 12 (57.14%) Finance
1 12 (57.14%) Retail
1 12 (57.14%) Marketing
2 8 (38.10%) Telecoms
3 4 (19.05%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (57.14%) Consultant
2 9 (42.86%) Mobile Developer
2 9 (42.86%) Developer
3 8 (38.10%) Data Analytics Consultant
3 8 (38.10%) Data Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 12 (57.14%) Economics
1 12 (57.14%) Visualisation
1 12 (57.14%) Analytical Skills
1 12 (57.14%) Algorithms
2 9 (42.86%) iPad
2 9 (42.86%) Smartphone
2 9 (42.86%) BBC
2 9 (42.86%) iPhone
3 8 (38.10%) Management Information System
3 8 (38.10%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 9 (42.86%) Android
1 9 (42.86%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) Data Analysis
1 12 (57.14%) Operations Research
1 12 (57.14%) Analytics
1 12 (57.14%) Customer Analytics
2 9 (42.86%) Android Development
2 9 (42.86%) iOS Development
2 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (42.86%) Mobile Development
3 8 (38.10%) Data Analytics
3 8 (38.10%) Demand Forecasting
4 4 (19.05%) Data Transformation
4 4 (19.05%) Asset Management
4 4 (19.05%) Data Management
4 4 (19.05%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 17 (80.95%) Java
2 12 (57.14%) SQL
3 9 (42.86%) Objective-C
4 8 (38.10%) R
4 8 (38.10%) C++
4 8 (38.10%) VBA
4 8 (38.10%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (57.14%) Degree
2 8 (38.10%) CIMA
2 8 (38.10%) MBA
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) Tableau
2 9 (42.86%) Facebook
2 9 (42.86%) Apple
2 9 (42.86%) Sony
2 9 (42.86%) Yahoo!
2 9 (42.86%) Google
3 4 (19.05%) SAP
Belfast
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago