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 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 103 91 122
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +31
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 20 43 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.02% 2.02% 0.42%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.18% 5.28% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 20 26 5
Average salary £37,500 £38,750 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% +43.51%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £38,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +16.92%
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
628 815 800
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 32.09% 38.26% 37.56%
Number of salaries quoted 486 655 732
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,600 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 29 (82.86%) Google
2 27 (77.14%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (77.14%) MVC
2 27 (77.14%) Facebook
3 26 (74.29%) Web Application Development
3 26 (74.29%) BDD
3 26 (74.29%) NoSQL
3 26 (74.29%) Node.js
3 26 (74.29%) Git (software)
3 26 (74.29%) RESTful
3 26 (74.29%) ASP.NET MVC
3 26 (74.29%) ASP.NET Web API
3 26 (74.29%) Sony
3 26 (74.29%) Apple
3 26 (74.29%) C#
3 26 (74.29%) .NET
3 26 (74.29%) SQL Server
3 26 (74.29%) ASP.NET
3 26 (74.29%) OO
3 26 (74.29%) TDD
3 26 (74.29%) BBC
3 26 (74.29%) Ruby
3 26 (74.29%) Yahoo!
3 26 (74.29%) WCF
4 4 (11.43%) SEO
5 3 (8.57%) Workflow
5 3 (8.57%) CMS
5 3 (8.57%) Google Analytics
5 3 (8.57%) Data Protection
5 3 (8.57%) Marketing

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 26 (74.29%) Node.js
2 3 (8.57%) CMS
3 1 (2.86%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Photoshop
2 2 (5.71%) MS Office
2 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.86%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) Intranet
1 1 (2.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (74.29%) SQL Server
1 26 (74.29%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 26 (74.29%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.71%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (2.86%) Hudson
General
1 3 (8.57%) Marketing
2 1 (2.86%) Games
2 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 27 (77.14%) Developer
2 26 (74.29%) .NET Developer
3 3 (8.57%) Project Manager
3 3 (8.57%) Digital Project Manager
4 2 (5.71%) Content Manager
5 1 (2.86%) Designer
5 1 (2.86%) Senior Designer
5 1 (2.86%) Analyst
5 1 (2.86%) Webmaster
5 1 (2.86%) Trainer
5 1 (2.86%) Business Analyst
5 1 (2.86%) Junior
5 1 (2.86%) Web Designer
5 1 (2.86%) Junior Business Analyst
5 1 (2.86%) PHP Developer
5 1 (2.86%) Senior Web Designer
5 1 (2.86%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (2.86%) SEO Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (74.29%) .NET
1 26 (74.29%) ASP.NET
1 26 (74.29%) RESTful
1 26 (74.29%) ASP.NET MVC
1 26 (74.29%) WCF
1 26 (74.29%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (8.57%) HTML
3 1 (2.86%) jQuery
3 1 (2.86%) HTML5
3 1 (2.86%) CSS3
3 1 (2.86%) CSS
3 1 (2.86%) XML
3 1 (2.86%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (74.29%) BBC
2 2 (5.71%) Copywriting
2 2 (5.71%) User Experience
3 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (77.14%) MVC
1 27 (77.14%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (74.29%) TDD
2 26 (74.29%) OO
2 26 (74.29%) BDD
2 26 (74.29%) Web Application Development
3 4 (11.43%) SEO
4 3 (8.57%) Workflow
4 3 (8.57%) CRM
4 3 (8.57%) Analytics
4 3 (8.57%) Project Management
4 3 (8.57%) Data Protection
5 2 (5.71%) Digital Content Management
5 2 (5.71%) Web Design
5 2 (5.71%) B2C
5 2 (5.71%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (2.86%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (2.86%) OOP
6 1 (2.86%) Business Analysis
6 1 (2.86%) Pay per click
Programming Languages
1 26 (74.29%) C#
1 26 (74.29%) Ruby
2 1 (2.86%) PHP5
2 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.86%) PHP
2 1 (2.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) ISEB
1 1 (2.86%) Degree
Vendors
1 29 (82.86%) Google
2 27 (77.14%) Facebook
3 26 (74.29%) Apple
3 26 (74.29%) Sony
3 26 (74.29%) Yahoo!
4 1 (2.86%) Adobe
4 1 (2.86%) NEC
4 1 (2.86%) Twitter
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