The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Social Media
Rank 31 38 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 1.57% 1.29% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.23% 11.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £30,750 - -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
Social Media
Manchester

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bolton region.

Miscellaneous Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
62 18 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 48.82% 11.61% 24.03%
Number of salaries quoted 61 14 31
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £19,800 £21,700
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Social Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Social Media across the Bolton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Social Media Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

Social Media
Salary Trend in Bolton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Social Media across the Bolton region.

Social Media Salary Trend in Bolton

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 5 (100.00%) Marketing
2 4 (80.00%) SEO
2 4 (80.00%) Google
2 4 (80.00%) Pay per click
2 4 (80.00%) Analytics
3 3 (60.00%) Google Analytics
4 2 (40.00%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (40.00%) Web Development
4 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (40.00%) Retail
4 2 (40.00%) HTML
4 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (20.00%) SQL
5 1 (20.00%) .NET
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (20.00%) OOP
5 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
5 1 (20.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (20.00%) C#
5 1 (20.00%) MVC
5 1 (20.00%) Finance
5 1 (20.00%) Law
5 1 (20.00%) Legal
5 1 (20.00%) TDD
5 1 (20.00%) Business Development
5 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
5 1 (20.00%) Degree
5 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
5 1 (20.00%) Content Management

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bolton 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.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (60.00%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (100.00%) Marketing
2 2 (40.00%) Retail
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Law
3 1 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Marketing Manager
2 1 (20.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) SEO Manager
2 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (20.00%) NHibernate
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (20.00%) HTML5
2 1 (20.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (20.00%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) Digital Media
1 1 (20.00%) New Media
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) SEO
1 4 (80.00%) Pay per click
1 4 (80.00%) Analytics
2 2 (40.00%) Web Development
2 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 2 (40.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Online Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Marketing Strategy
3 1 (20.00%) Social Media Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (20.00%) TDD
3 1 (20.00%) Content Management
3 1 (20.00%) Business Development
3 1 (20.00%) Campaign Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Google
2 1 (20.00%) Facebook
2 1 (20.00%) Twitter
2 1 (20.00%) Yahoo!