The first 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Social Media
Rank 78 121 102
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -19
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 38 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.89% 0.34% 0.54%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.65% 1.38% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 20 3 9
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £25,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% +27.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,550 £27,300 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £42,500 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Miscellaneous Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
497 506 410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 24.69% 24.85% 24.62%
Number of salaries quoted 402 468 371
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,150 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Social Media
West Midlands

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 1 August 2014.

Social Media Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 1 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 29 (51.79%) Marketing
2 24 (42.86%) E-Commerce
3 21 (37.50%) Analytics
4 20 (35.71%) HTML
5 19 (33.93%) CRM
6 18 (32.14%) Retail
7 16 (28.57%) PHP
8 15 (26.79%) CSS
9 13 (23.21%) Degree
10 12 (21.43%) Web Services
10 12 (21.43%) JavaScript
11 11 (19.64%) Business Development
12 10 (17.86%) Finance
12 10 (17.86%) MySQL
13 9 (16.07%) SEO
13 9 (16.07%) Content Management
13 9 (16.07%) Magento
14 8 (14.29%) Drupal
14 8 (14.29%) WordPress
14 8 (14.29%) MVC
14 8 (14.29%) MS Excel
15 7 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
15 7 (12.50%) Git (software)
15 7 (12.50%) MVVM
16 6 (10.71%) SaaS
16 6 (10.71%) Apple iOS
16 6 (10.71%) Customer Engagement
16 6 (10.71%) Pay per click
16 6 (10.71%) Corporate Banking
16 6 (10.71%) Project Planning

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 (14.29%) Drupal
1 8 (14.29%) WordPress
2 6 (10.71%) CMS
3 3 (5.36%) Node.js
4 2 (3.57%) FileNet
5 1 (1.79%) Apache
5 1 (1.79%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.57%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (3.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (16.07%) Magento
2 1 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.71%) SaaS
2 3 (5.36%) ElastiCache
2 3 (5.36%) Amazon S3
2 3 (5.36%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.36%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (17.86%) MySQL
2 5 (8.93%) Big Data
3 3 (5.36%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 3 (5.36%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.36%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (3.57%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 4 (7.14%) Xcode
3 2 (3.57%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.79%) Subversion
General
1 29 (51.79%) Marketing
2 18 (32.14%) Retail
3 10 (17.86%) Finance
4 6 (10.71%) Corporate Banking
4 6 (10.71%) Banking
4 6 (10.71%) Billing
5 5 (8.93%) Law
5 5 (8.93%) Front Office
6 3 (5.36%) Publishing
7 2 (3.57%) German Language
7 2 (3.57%) Legal
8 1 (1.79%) Games
8 1 (1.79%) Financial Institution
8 1 (1.79%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 21 (37.50%) Developer
2 12 (21.43%) PHP Developer
2 12 (21.43%) Consultant
3 6 (10.71%) Business Consultant
3 6 (10.71%) PHP Web Developer
3 6 (10.71%) Account Manager
3 6 (10.71%) Web Developer
4 5 (8.93%) Digital Architect
4 5 (8.93%) Architect
4 5 (8.93%) Management Consultant
4 5 (8.93%) Technical Architect
4 5 (8.93%) Technical Consultant
4 5 (8.93%) Digital Producer
5 4 (7.14%) iOS Developer
6 3 (5.36%) Junior
6 3 (5.36%) Junior Developer
6 3 (5.36%) Graphic Designer
6 3 (5.36%) Marketing Executive
6 3 (5.36%) Designer
7 2 (3.57%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (35.71%) HTML
2 15 (26.79%) CSS
3 12 (21.43%) Web Services
4 6 (10.71%) XHTML
4 6 (10.71%) .NET
4 6 (10.71%) WebGL
5 5 (8.93%) HTML5
5 5 (8.93%) CSS3
6 4 (7.14%) jQuery
7 2 (3.57%) Ruby on Rails
7 2 (3.57%) J2EE
7 2 (3.57%) J2SE
7 2 (3.57%) JSP
7 2 (3.57%) Servlets
8 1 (1.79%) ASP.NET
8 1 (1.79%) JSON
8 1 (1.79%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.71%) Digital Media
2 3 (5.36%) Mobile App
2 3 (5.36%) Graphic Design
3 2 (3.57%) RIA
3 2 (3.57%) Copywriting
3 2 (3.57%) Blog
4 1 (1.79%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.71%) Apple iOS
1 6 (10.71%) Linux
2 4 (7.14%) Android
3 2 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (42.86%) E-Commerce
2 21 (37.50%) Analytics
3 19 (33.93%) CRM
4 11 (19.64%) Business Development
5 9 (16.07%) SEO
5 9 (16.07%) Content Management
6 8 (14.29%) MVC
7 7 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
7 7 (12.50%) MVVM
8 6 (10.71%) Customer Engagement
8 6 (10.71%) Pay per click
8 6 (10.71%) Project Planning
8 6 (10.71%) TDD
8 6 (10.71%) Asset Management
8 6 (10.71%) Logistics
8 6 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (10.71%) B2B
8 6 (10.71%) EAM
8 6 (10.71%) Scrum
8 6 (10.71%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (28.57%) PHP
2 12 (21.43%) JavaScript
3 4 (7.14%) Objective-C
3 4 (7.14%) Java
4 3 (5.36%) C#
4 3 (5.36%) SQL
5 2 (3.57%) Ruby
5 2 (3.57%) C
5 2 (3.57%) VB
5 2 (3.57%) VBA
5 2 (3.57%) C++
6 1 (1.79%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 13 (23.21%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (10.71%) Microsoft
1 6 (10.71%) Facebook
1 6 (10.71%) Twitter
2 3 (5.36%) Google
3 2 (3.57%) IBM
3 2 (3.57%) Kofax
4 1 (1.79%) Zend
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