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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Social Media
Rank 108 93 108
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +15
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 16 30 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.80% 1.57% 0.79%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.57% 4.39% 2.23%
Number of salaries quoted 16 17 8
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
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
623 684 674
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 31.04% 35.85% 35.57%
Number of salaries quoted 496 588 595
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 6 July 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 28 (80.00%) Google
2 26 (74.29%) MVC
3 25 (71.43%) Apple
3 25 (71.43%) C#
3 25 (71.43%) .NET
3 25 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 25 (71.43%) ASP.NET
3 25 (71.43%) OO
3 25 (71.43%) Sony
3 25 (71.43%) BBC
3 25 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (71.43%) TDD
3 25 (71.43%) Ruby
3 25 (71.43%) Yahoo!
3 25 (71.43%) Git (software)
3 25 (71.43%) RESTful
3 25 (71.43%) WCF
3 25 (71.43%) ASP.NET MVC
3 25 (71.43%) BDD
3 25 (71.43%) NoSQL
3 25 (71.43%) Node.js
3 25 (71.43%) Facebook
3 25 (71.43%) Web Application Development
3 25 (71.43%) ASP.NET Web API
4 7 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
4 7 (20.00%) Marketing
5 4 (11.43%) Degree
5 4 (11.43%) Mathematics
5 4 (11.43%) QA
5 4 (11.43%) HTML

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 25 (71.43%) Node.js
2 3 (8.57%) CMS
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
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) Intranet
1 1 (2.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (71.43%) SQL Server
1 25 (71.43%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.86%) MySQL
2 1 (2.86%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 25 (71.43%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.71%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (2.86%) Hudson
General
1 7 (20.00%) Marketing
2 1 (2.86%) Advertising
2 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (74.29%) Developer
2 25 (71.43%) .NET Developer
3 2 (5.71%) Content Manager
4 1 (2.86%) Digital Marketing Executive
4 1 (2.86%) Project Manager
4 1 (2.86%) Web Designer
4 1 (2.86%) PHP Developer
4 1 (2.86%) Senior Web Designer
4 1 (2.86%) Marketing Executive
4 1 (2.86%) Digital Project Manager
4 1 (2.86%) Designer
4 1 (2.86%) Senior Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (71.43%) .NET
1 25 (71.43%) ASP.NET
1 25 (71.43%) RESTful
1 25 (71.43%) ASP.NET MVC
1 25 (71.43%) WCF
1 25 (71.43%) ASP.NET Web API
2 4 (11.43%) HTML
3 2 (5.71%) CSS
4 1 (2.86%) XML
4 1 (2.86%) XHTML
4 1 (2.86%) HTML5
4 1 (2.86%) CSS3
4 1 (2.86%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 25 (71.43%) BBC
2 4 (11.43%) Mathematics
2 4 (11.43%) Digital Media
3 3 (8.57%) User Experience
4 2 (5.71%) Copywriting
5 1 (2.86%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (74.29%) MVC
2 25 (71.43%) OO
2 25 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (71.43%) TDD
2 25 (71.43%) BDD
2 25 (71.43%) Web Application Development
3 7 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
4 4 (11.43%) SEO
5 3 (8.57%) CRM
5 3 (8.57%) Analytics
6 2 (5.71%) Digital Content Management
6 2 (5.71%) B2C
6 2 (5.71%) Web Design
7 1 (2.86%) OOP
7 1 (2.86%) Responsive Web Design
7 1 (2.86%) SAP Implementation
7 1 (2.86%) Data Protection
7 1 (2.86%) Online Marketing
7 1 (2.86%) Project Management
7 1 (2.86%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 25 (71.43%) C#
1 25 (71.43%) Ruby
2 4 (11.43%) C
3 2 (5.71%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.86%) PHP
4 1 (2.86%) SQL
4 1 (2.86%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) QA
Vendors
1 28 (80.00%) Google
2 25 (71.43%) Facebook
2 25 (71.43%) Apple
2 25 (71.43%) Sony
2 25 (71.43%) Yahoo!
3 1 (2.86%) Business Objects
3 1 (2.86%) SAP
3 1 (2.86%) Adobe
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Posted: 7 hours ago
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