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 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Social Media
Rank 84 120 107
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -13
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 43 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 2.02% 0.42% 0.41%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.60% 1.67% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 26 5 7
Average salary £38,750 £27,000 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.51% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+21.53% -4.41%
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
566 539 387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 26.54% 25.29% 22.68%
Number of salaries quoted 456 503 342
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,150 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £61,050
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 28 August 2014.

Social Media Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 28 (47.46%) HTML
2 24 (40.68%) Marketing
3 23 (38.98%) CSS
4 20 (33.90%) Web Services
5 19 (32.20%) E-Commerce
6 17 (28.81%) Analytics
7 16 (27.12%) Twitter
7 16 (27.12%) MVC
7 16 (27.12%) Git (software)
8 15 (25.42%) MVVM
8 15 (25.42%) WebGL
8 15 (25.42%) Scrum
8 15 (25.42%) TDD
8 15 (25.42%) CRM
8 15 (25.42%) PHP
8 15 (25.42%) Facebook
9 14 (23.73%) CSS3
9 14 (23.73%) HTML5
10 11 (18.64%) Retail
10 11 (18.64%) JavaScript
10 11 (18.64%) Apple iOS
10 11 (18.64%) iOS Development
11 10 (16.95%) MySQL
12 9 (15.25%) Xcode
12 9 (15.25%) Objective-C
12 9 (15.25%) Magento
12 9 (15.25%) Degree
13 8 (13.56%) Content Management
13 8 (13.56%) Drupal
13 8 (13.56%) WordPress

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 8 (13.56%) Drupal
1 8 (13.56%) WordPress
2 6 (10.17%) CMS
3 3 (5.08%) Node.js
4 1 (1.69%) IIS
4 1 (1.69%) Apache
4 1 (1.69%) FileNet
Applications
1 8 (13.56%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.39%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (3.39%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (15.25%) Magento
2 1 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (8.47%) SaaS
2 3 (5.08%) Amazon SQS
2 3 (5.08%) Amazon S3
2 3 (5.08%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.08%) Amazon ElastiCache
2 3 (5.08%) ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.69%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (16.95%) MySQL
2 5 (8.47%) Big Data
3 3 (5.08%) MongoDB
3 3 (5.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (1.69%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 16 (27.12%) Git (software)
2 9 (15.25%) Xcode
3 6 (10.17%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.69%) Subversion
General
1 24 (40.68%) Marketing
2 11 (18.64%) Retail
3 5 (8.47%) Finance
3 5 (8.47%) Law
3 5 (8.47%) Front Office
4 3 (5.08%) Publishing
5 2 (3.39%) Billing
5 2 (3.39%) Corporate Banking
5 2 (3.39%) German Language
5 2 (3.39%) Banking
6 1 (1.69%) Legal
6 1 (1.69%) Games
6 1 (1.69%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.69%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 28 (47.46%) Developer
2 12 (20.34%) PHP Developer
3 9 (15.25%) iOS Developer
4 8 (13.56%) Consultant
5 6 (10.17%) PHP Web Developer
5 6 (10.17%) Android Developer
5 6 (10.17%) Account Manager
5 6 (10.17%) Web Developer
6 5 (8.47%) Technical Architect
6 5 (8.47%) Architect
6 5 (8.47%) Management Consultant
6 5 (8.47%) Technical Consultant
6 5 (8.47%) Digital Producer
6 5 (8.47%) Digital Architect
7 4 (6.78%) Marketing Executive
7 4 (6.78%) Content Manager
8 3 (5.08%) Junior
8 3 (5.08%) Graphic Designer
8 3 (5.08%) Junior Developer
8 3 (5.08%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (47.46%) HTML
2 23 (38.98%) CSS
3 20 (33.90%) Web Services
4 15 (25.42%) WebGL
5 14 (23.73%) CSS3
5 14 (23.73%) HTML5
6 6 (10.17%) XHTML
7 4 (6.78%) jQuery
7 4 (6.78%) .NET
8 2 (3.39%) Ruby on Rails
9 1 (1.69%) JSP
9 1 (1.69%) Servlets
9 1 (1.69%) J2EE
9 1 (1.69%) J2SE
9 1 (1.69%) JSON
9 1 (1.69%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.78%) Copywriting
1 4 (6.78%) Graphic Design
2 3 (5.08%) Blog
3 2 (3.39%) Mobile App
3 2 (3.39%) Digital Media
3 2 (3.39%) RIA
4 1 (1.69%) Animation
4 1 (1.69%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 11 (18.64%) Apple iOS
2 8 (13.56%) Android
3 5 (8.47%) Linux
4 1 (1.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (32.20%) E-Commerce
2 17 (28.81%) Analytics
3 16 (27.12%) MVC
4 15 (25.42%) MVVM
4 15 (25.42%) Scrum
4 15 (25.42%) TDD
4 15 (25.42%) CRM
5 11 (18.64%) iOS Development
6 8 (13.56%) Content Management
6 8 (13.56%) Android Development
7 7 (11.86%) SEO
7 7 (11.86%) Digital Marketing
7 7 (11.86%) Business Development
8 6 (10.17%) Customer Engagement
9 5 (8.47%) Web Accessibility
9 5 (8.47%) Responsive Web Design
9 5 (8.47%) Big Data Analytics
9 5 (8.47%) Business Transformation
10 4 (6.78%) Web Development
11 3 (5.08%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 15 (25.42%) PHP
2 11 (18.64%) JavaScript
3 9 (15.25%) Objective-C
4 7 (11.86%) Java
5 3 (5.08%) SQL
6 2 (3.39%) Ruby
7 1 (1.69%) VB
7 1 (1.69%) VBA
7 1 (1.69%) C
7 1 (1.69%) C#
7 1 (1.69%) C++
7 1 (1.69%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 9 (15.25%) Degree
Vendors
1 16 (27.12%) Twitter
2 15 (25.42%) Facebook
3 6 (10.17%) Google
3 6 (10.17%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.69%) IBM
4 1 (1.69%) Kofax
4 1 (1.69%) Zend
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