The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Social Media
Rank 102 110 92
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -18
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 26 15 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.26% 0.83% 1.33%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.54% 2.43% 3.64%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 18
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Social Media
West Midlands

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

Miscellaneous Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
735 617 550
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 35.54% 34.11% 36.69%
Number of salaries quoted 552 544 466
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,750 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Social Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Social Media Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Social Media
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Social Media Salary Trend in Birmingham

Social Media
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Social Media across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Social Media Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 32 (65.31%) Facebook
2 29 (59.18%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (51.02%) Google
4 23 (46.94%) Apple
4 23 (46.94%) C#
4 23 (46.94%) .NET
4 23 (46.94%) SQL Server
4 23 (46.94%) ASP.NET
4 23 (46.94%) OO
4 23 (46.94%) Yahoo!
4 23 (46.94%) Ruby
4 23 (46.94%) TDD
4 23 (46.94%) BBC
4 23 (46.94%) Sony
4 23 (46.94%) MVC
4 23 (46.94%) Web Application Development
4 23 (46.94%) ASP.NET Web API
4 23 (46.94%) BDD
4 23 (46.94%) NoSQL
4 23 (46.94%) Node.js
4 23 (46.94%) WCF
4 23 (46.94%) Git (software)
4 23 (46.94%) RESTful
4 23 (46.94%) ASP.NET MVC
4 23 (46.94%) SQL Server 2014
4 23 (46.94%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 10 (20.41%) Marketing
6 9 (18.37%) Twitter
7 8 (16.33%) Finance
8 7 (14.29%) Degree

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 23 (46.94%) Node.js
2 1 (2.04%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (8.16%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (6.12%) Adobe After Effects
2 3 (6.12%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (6.12%) Photoshop
3 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.04%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.08%) Google Analytics
1 2 (4.08%) IaaS
1 2 (4.08%) PaaS
1 2 (4.08%) SaaS
2 1 (2.04%) AdWords
2 1 (2.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.16%) Intranet
2 1 (2.04%) Internet
2 1 (2.04%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (46.94%) NoSQL
1 23 (46.94%) SQL Server
1 23 (46.94%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 23 (46.94%) Git (software)
General
1 10 (20.41%) Marketing
2 8 (16.33%) Finance
3 5 (10.20%) Games
4 4 (8.16%) Advertising
5 3 (6.12%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (48.98%) Developer
2 23 (46.94%) .NET Developer
2 23 (46.94%) Social Media Developer
3 5 (10.20%) Recruitment Resourcer
3 5 (10.20%) Resourcer
4 4 (8.16%) Analyst
4 4 (8.16%) Business Analyst
4 4 (8.16%) Junior
4 4 (8.16%) Junior Analyst
4 4 (8.16%) Junior Business Analyst
4 4 (8.16%) Software Analyst
4 4 (8.16%) Trainer
5 2 (4.08%) Architect
5 2 (4.08%) Enterprise Architect
5 2 (4.08%) TOGAF Architect
5 2 (4.08%) TOGAF Enterprise Architect
5 2 (4.08%) Zachman Architect
6 1 (2.04%) Digital Account Manager
6 1 (2.04%) Digital Marketing Manager
6 1 (2.04%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (46.94%) .NET
1 23 (46.94%) ASP.NET
1 23 (46.94%) ASP.NET MVC
1 23 (46.94%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 23 (46.94%) ASP.NET Web API
1 23 (46.94%) RESTful
1 23 (46.94%) WCF
2 1 (2.04%) CSS
2 1 (2.04%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 23 (46.94%) BBC
2 5 (10.20%) Data Centre
2 5 (10.20%) New Media
3 4 (8.16%) Computer Science
3 4 (8.16%) Driving Licence
4 3 (6.12%) Animation
4 3 (6.12%) Motion Graphics
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (59.18%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (46.94%) BDD
2 23 (46.94%) MVC
2 23 (46.94%) OO
2 23 (46.94%) TDD
2 23 (46.94%) Web Application Development
3 6 (12.24%) CRM
4 5 (10.20%) Line Management
5 4 (8.16%) Business Analysis
5 4 (8.16%) Pay per click
5 4 (8.16%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (6.12%) Creative Marketing
6 3 (6.12%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (6.12%) Project Management
6 3 (6.12%) SEO
6 3 (6.12%) Typography
7 2 (4.08%) Analytics
7 2 (4.08%) Process Improvement
7 2 (4.08%) Process Management
7 2 (4.08%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (46.94%) C#
1 23 (46.94%) Ruby
2 1 (2.04%) PHP
2 1 (2.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (14.29%) Degree
2 4 (8.16%) ISEB
Vendors
1 32 (65.31%) Facebook
2 25 (51.02%) Google
3 23 (46.94%) Apple
3 23 (46.94%) Sony
3 23 (46.94%) Yahoo!
4 9 (18.37%) Twitter
5 3 (6.12%) Adobe
6 2 (4.08%) Microsoft
6 2 (4.08%) SAP
7 1 (2.04%) NEC
7 1 (2.04%) Salesforce.com
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Posted: 12 days ago
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Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + OTE £35k
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits!
Posted: 20 days ago
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Salary: competitive
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