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

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Social Media
Rank 34 37 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 2 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 1.34% 1.71% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.69% 7.14% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £35,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+21.53% -4.41%
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
26 42 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 17.45% 24.00% 24.24%
Number of salaries quoted 24 40 32
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,300 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £42,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 29 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 2 (66.67%) SEO
1 2 (66.67%) Data Management
1 2 (66.67%) Google
1 2 (66.67%) Pay per click
1 2 (66.67%) Marketing
1 2 (66.67%) Blog
1 2 (66.67%) Online Marketing
1 2 (66.67%) Facebook
1 2 (66.67%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) Modernizr
2 1 (33.33%) Razor View Engine
2 1 (33.33%) LINQ
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) MooTools
2 1 (33.33%) Refactoring
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) CSS

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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.

General
1 2 (66.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) SEO Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) LINQ
1 1 (33.33%) jQuery
1 1 (33.33%) MooTools
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (33.33%) HTML5
1 1 (33.33%) CSS3
1 1 (33.33%) Modernizr
1 1 (33.33%) Razor View Engine
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Blog
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) SEO
1 2 (66.67%) Data Management
1 2 (66.67%) Pay per click
1 2 (66.67%) Online Marketing
1 2 (66.67%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Refactoring
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Google
1 2 (66.67%) Facebook