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 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Social Media
Rank 106 107 105
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -2
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 38 20 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.54% 1.10% 0.99%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.66% 2.89% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 10 16 15
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
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
1037 692 673
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 42.05% 38.00% 37.18%
Number of salaries quoted 630 553 614
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £67,500
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 37 (61.67%) Facebook
2 22 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (33.33%) TDD
3 20 (33.33%) MVC
3 20 (33.33%) BBC
3 20 (33.33%) Ruby
3 20 (33.33%) Yahoo!
3 20 (33.33%) Google
3 20 (33.33%) C#
3 20 (33.33%) .NET
3 20 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 20 (33.33%) OO
3 20 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 20 (33.33%) Apple
3 20 (33.33%) Sony
3 20 (33.33%) WCF
3 20 (33.33%) Web Application Development
3 20 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 20 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 20 (33.33%) RESTful
3 20 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 20 (33.33%) BDD
3 20 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 20 (33.33%) Node.js
3 20 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 20 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 19 (31.67%) Finance
5 17 (28.33%) Twitter
6 16 (26.67%) New Media
6 16 (26.67%) Line Management

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 20 (33.33%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (6.67%) Adobe After Effects
1 4 (6.67%) Adobe Illustrator
1 4 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
1 4 (6.67%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) IaaS
1 2 (3.33%) PaaS
1 2 (3.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (33.33%) NoSQL
1 20 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 20 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 20 (33.33%) Git (software)
General
1 19 (31.67%) Finance
2 6 (10.00%) Marketing
3 4 (6.67%) Advertising
3 4 (6.67%) Games
3 4 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (33.33%) .NET Developer
1 20 (33.33%) Developer
1 20 (33.33%) Social Media Developer
2 16 (26.67%) Recruitment Resourcer
2 16 (26.67%) Resourcer
3 2 (3.33%) Architect
3 2 (3.33%) Enterprise Architect
3 2 (3.33%) TOGAF Architect
3 2 (3.33%) TOGAF Enterprise Architect
3 2 (3.33%) Zachman Architect
4 1 (1.67%) Account Manager
4 1 (1.67%) Digital Account Manager
4 1 (1.67%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (33.33%) .NET
1 20 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 20 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 20 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 20 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
1 20 (33.33%) RESTful
1 20 (33.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 20 (33.33%) BBC
2 16 (26.67%) Data Centre
2 16 (26.67%) New Media
3 4 (6.67%) Animation
3 4 (6.67%) Motion Graphics
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (33.33%) BDD
2 20 (33.33%) MVC
2 20 (33.33%) OO
2 20 (33.33%) TDD
2 20 (33.33%) Web Application Development
3 16 (26.67%) CRM
3 16 (26.67%) Line Management
4 4 (6.67%) Creative Marketing
4 4 (6.67%) Project Management
4 4 (6.67%) Typography
5 2 (3.33%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (3.33%) ERP
5 2 (3.33%) ITIL
5 2 (3.33%) Process Improvement
5 2 (3.33%) Process Management
5 2 (3.33%) Service Management
5 2 (3.33%) SOA
5 2 (3.33%) TOGAF
5 2 (3.33%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 20 (33.33%) C#
1 20 (33.33%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (6.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 37 (61.67%) Facebook
2 20 (33.33%) Apple
2 20 (33.33%) Google
2 20 (33.33%) Sony
2 20 (33.33%) Yahoo!
3 17 (28.33%) Twitter
4 4 (6.67%) Adobe
5 2 (3.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.33%) SAP
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