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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Social Media
Rank 30 27 28
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +1
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 1 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 0.76% 5.41% 1.68%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.27% 20.51% 3.57%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 2
Average salary - £41,250 £19,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +111.53%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.77%
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
44 39 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 33.59% 26.35% 47.06%
Number of salaries quoted 42 36 55
Average salary £42,500 £43,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +34.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £45,700 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 28 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 18 December 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%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 2 (66.67%) SEO
1 2 (66.67%) Google
1 2 (66.67%) Pay per click
1 2 (66.67%) Marketing
1 2 (66.67%) Online Marketing
1 2 (66.67%) Facebook
1 2 (66.67%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) User Experience
2 1 (33.33%) Twitter
2 1 (33.33%) Web Application Development
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Media
2 1 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) Blog
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) Ajax
2 1 (33.33%) Yahoo!
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) MVC
2 1 (33.33%) C#

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
1 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Web Developer
1 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior .NET Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
1 1 (33.33%) SEO Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) SEO Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) Ajax
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (33.33%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Blog
1 1 (33.33%) Digital Media
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Android
1 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) SEO
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%) Web Application Development
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) C#
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Google
1 2 (66.67%) Facebook
2 1 (33.33%) Twitter
2 1 (33.33%) Yahoo!
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