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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Social Media
Rank 107 90 99
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +9
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 13 20 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.72% 1.32% 0.83%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.78% 3.97% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 11 18 12
Average salary £37,500 £75,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-50.00% +122.22%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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
468 504 462
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 25.87% 33.27% 27.50%
Number of salaries quoted 415 447 400
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £67,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 January 2015.

Social Media Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 24 (68.57%) Facebook
2 22 (62.86%) Git (software)
2 22 (62.86%) MVC
2 22 (62.86%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (62.86%) TDD
3 17 (48.57%) Google
4 15 (42.86%) HTML
4 15 (42.86%) CSS
4 15 (42.86%) Twitter
5 12 (34.29%) MVVM
5 12 (34.29%) WebGL
5 12 (34.29%) Web Services
5 12 (34.29%) Scrum
6 11 (31.43%) HTML5
6 11 (31.43%) CSS3
7 10 (28.57%) Web Application Development
7 10 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
7 10 (28.57%) Node.js
7 10 (28.57%) BDD
7 10 (28.57%) NoSQL
7 10 (28.57%) RESTful
7 10 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
7 10 (28.57%) Ruby
7 10 (28.57%) Yahoo!
7 10 (28.57%) Sony
7 10 (28.57%) BBC
7 10 (28.57%) Marketing
7 10 (28.57%) WCF
7 10 (28.57%) C#
7 10 (28.57%) ASP.NET

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 10 (28.57%) Node.js
2 2 (5.71%) Apache
3 1 (2.86%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.71%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.86%) WebTrends
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) Internet
2 1 (2.86%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (28.57%) NoSQL
1 10 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) MySQL
3 1 (2.86%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 22 (62.86%) Git (software)
2 7 (20.00%) Xcode
3 5 (14.29%) Eclipse
General
1 10 (28.57%) Marketing
2 3 (8.57%) Advertising
3 2 (5.71%) Publishing
3 2 (5.71%) Retail
4 1 (2.86%) Games
4 1 (2.86%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 24 (68.57%) Developer
2 10 (28.57%) .NET Developer
3 7 (20.00%) iOS Developer
4 6 (17.14%) Android Developer
5 5 (14.29%) Content Manager
6 3 (8.57%) Marketing Executive
6 3 (8.57%) Consultant
6 3 (8.57%) Online Content Manager
7 2 (5.71%) LAMP Developer
7 2 (5.71%) Digital Marketing Executive
7 2 (5.71%) Recruitment Consultant
7 2 (5.71%) Graduate
8 1 (2.86%) Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (42.86%) HTML
1 15 (42.86%) CSS
2 12 (34.29%) WebGL
2 12 (34.29%) Web Services
3 11 (31.43%) HTML5
3 11 (31.43%) CSS3
4 10 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
4 10 (28.57%) RESTful
4 10 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (28.57%) WCF
4 10 (28.57%) ASP.NET
4 10 (28.57%) .NET
5 2 (5.71%) XHTML
5 2 (5.71%) Symfony
5 2 (5.71%) LAMP
6 1 (2.86%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 10 (28.57%) BBC
2 5 (14.29%) Copywriting
3 1 (2.86%) Graphic Design
3 1 (2.86%) Animation
3 1 (2.86%) Blog
3 1 (2.86%) iPhone
3 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.86%) User Experience
3 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (20.00%) Apple iOS
2 6 (17.14%) Android
3 2 (5.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (62.86%) MVC
1 22 (62.86%) Agile Software Development
1 22 (62.86%) TDD
2 12 (34.29%) MVVM
2 12 (34.29%) Scrum
3 10 (28.57%) Web Application Development
3 10 (28.57%) BDD
3 10 (28.57%) OO
4 7 (20.00%) iOS Development
5 6 (17.14%) Android Development
5 6 (17.14%) SEO
6 4 (11.43%) E-Commerce
7 3 (8.57%) Digital Marketing
7 3 (8.57%) Analytics
8 2 (5.71%) Online Marketing
8 2 (5.71%) Business Development
9 1 (2.86%) Content Management
9 1 (2.86%) SAP Implementation
9 1 (2.86%) B2C
9 1 (2.86%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (28.57%) Ruby
1 10 (28.57%) C#
2 7 (20.00%) Objective-C
3 5 (14.29%) Java
4 3 (8.57%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.71%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) Degree
Vendors
1 24 (68.57%) Facebook
2 17 (48.57%) Google
3 15 (42.86%) Twitter
4 10 (28.57%) Yahoo!
4 10 (28.57%) Sony
4 10 (28.57%) Apple
5 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.86%) SAP
6 1 (2.86%) Business Objects
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