The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Social Media
Rank 77 38 21
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -17
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 12 43 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 1.33% 6.27% 12.86%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.95% 15.93% 30.25%
Number of salaries quoted 9 35 92
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £44,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -9.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,600 £35,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Social Media
East Sussex

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

Miscellaneous Category
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
304 270 324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 33.63% 39.36% 42.52%
Number of salaries quoted 232 212 312
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,950 £30,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Social Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

Social Media Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Social Media
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Social Media Salary Trend in Brighton

Social Media
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Social Media across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Social Media Salary Histogram in Brighton

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 45 (51.14%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (37.50%) Java
3 28 (31.82%) Degree
4 27 (30.68%) Software Engineering
4 27 (30.68%) Scrum
5 26 (29.55%) PostgreSQL
6 25 (28.41%) Linux
7 24 (27.27%) Marketing
7 24 (27.27%) SaaS
8 23 (26.14%) Computer Science
9 22 (25.00%) Analytics
10 18 (20.45%) MySQL
10 18 (20.45%) HBase
10 18 (20.45%) Social Media Monitoring
11 14 (15.91%) NoSQL
12 13 (14.77%) Spring
13 11 (12.50%) Git (software)
13 11 (12.50%) Algorithms
14 10 (11.36%) User Experience
14 10 (11.36%) Puppet
14 10 (11.36%) Unit Testing
14 10 (11.36%) JUnit
14 10 (11.36%) HTML
15 9 (10.23%) SQL
15 9 (10.23%) CSS
15 9 (10.23%) Finance
15 9 (10.23%) Kanban
15 9 (10.23%) Mockito
15 9 (10.23%) Apache Solr
15 9 (10.23%) Hadoop

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 9 (10.23%) Apache Solr
1 9 (10.23%) Apache Spark
2 4 (4.55%) Node.js
3 2 (2.27%) Sitecore CMS
3 2 (2.27%) Adobe CQ
4 1 (1.14%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.14%) Apache
4 1 (1.14%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.14%) Documentum
4 1 (1.14%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.14%) CMS
4 1 (1.14%) FileNet
4 1 (1.14%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.14%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 4 (4.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.14%) MS Office
2 1 (1.14%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 3 (3.41%) Google Analytics
2 2 (2.27%) Tridion
Cloud Services
1 24 (27.27%) SaaS
2 2 (2.27%) PaaS
3 1 (1.14%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.55%) InfiniBand
1 4 (4.55%) Ethernet
2 1 (1.14%) VoIP
2 1 (1.14%) Asterisk PBX
2 1 (1.14%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (29.55%) PostgreSQL
2 18 (20.45%) MySQL
2 18 (20.45%) HBase
3 14 (15.91%) NoSQL
4 9 (10.23%) Hadoop
4 9 (10.23%) Big Data
5 7 (7.95%) Relational Database
6 5 (5.68%) Oracle Reports
6 5 (5.68%) Oracle Database 10g
6 5 (5.68%) RDBMS
6 5 (5.68%) Oracle Database
6 5 (5.68%) NewSQL
6 5 (5.68%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (2.27%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 11 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 10 (11.36%) JUnit
3 9 (10.23%) Mockito
4 8 (9.09%) JIRA
5 5 (5.68%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 5 (5.68%) Axure RP
6 2 (2.27%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.27%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.14%) Ant
7 1 (1.14%) Maven
7 1 (1.14%) Gradle
7 1 (1.14%) Hudson
7 1 (1.14%) WebDriver
7 1 (1.14%) Selenium
7 1 (1.14%) jMock
General
1 24 (27.27%) Marketing
2 9 (10.23%) Finance
3 4 (4.55%) Banking
4 1 (1.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 19 (21.59%) Developer
2 17 (19.32%) Java Developer
3 10 (11.36%) Administrator
4 8 (9.09%) Project Manager
5 7 (7.95%) Technical Manager
5 7 (7.95%) Agile Project Manager
6 6 (6.82%) ScrumMaster
6 6 (6.82%) Product Owner
6 6 (6.82%) Software Engineer
7 5 (5.68%) IT Manager
7 5 (5.68%) Consultant
7 5 (5.68%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (5.68%) DBA
7 5 (5.68%) SEO Consultant
7 5 (5.68%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 5 (5.68%) Linux Administrator
7 5 (5.68%) Product Manager
7 5 (5.68%) UX Designer
7 5 (5.68%) Architecture Manager
7 5 (5.68%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (14.77%) Spring
2 10 (11.36%) HTML
3 9 (10.23%) CSS
4 6 (6.82%) Web Services
5 5 (5.68%) JDBC
6 4 (4.55%) Velocity
6 4 (4.55%) .NET
6 4 (4.55%) XML
7 2 (2.27%) jQuery
7 2 (2.27%) XHTML
8 1 (1.14%) JMS
8 1 (1.14%) ASP.NET
8 1 (1.14%) J2EE
8 1 (1.14%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (1.14%) Ajax
8 1 (1.14%) .NET Framework
8 1 (1.14%) Java EE
8 1 (1.14%) Hibernate
8 1 (1.14%) LAMP
8 1 (1.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 23 (26.14%) Computer Science
2 11 (12.50%) Algorithms
3 10 (11.36%) User Experience
4 7 (7.95%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (6.82%) Management Information System
6 5 (5.68%) Visualisation
7 4 (4.55%) Open Source
8 1 (1.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (1.14%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 25 (28.41%) Linux
2 2 (2.27%) Windows
3 1 (1.14%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.14%) Ubuntu
3 1 (1.14%) OpenBSD
3 1 (1.14%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.14%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.14%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (51.14%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (30.68%) Software Engineering
2 27 (30.68%) Scrum
3 22 (25.00%) Analytics
4 18 (20.45%) Social Media Monitoring
5 10 (11.36%) Unit Testing
6 9 (10.23%) Kanban
6 9 (10.23%) Kalman Filter
7 8 (9.09%) SEO
8 7 (7.95%) Content Management
9 6 (6.82%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (5.68%) E-Commerce
10 5 (5.68%) ITIL
10 5 (5.68%) Configuration Management
10 5 (5.68%) Project Management
10 5 (5.68%) Web Development
10 5 (5.68%) Refactoring
10 5 (5.68%) Migration
10 5 (5.68%) Information Security
10 5 (5.68%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 33 (37.50%) Java
2 9 (10.23%) SQL
3 8 (9.09%) C
4 6 (6.82%) Bash Shell
4 6 (6.82%) Python
5 5 (5.68%) PL/SQL
5 5 (5.68%) Shell Script
5 5 (5.68%) Ruby
6 4 (4.55%) JavaScript
7 3 (3.41%) C#
8 1 (1.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 28 (31.82%) Degree
2 1 (1.14%) ISEB
2 1 (1.14%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.41%) QA
2 1 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.14%) NFS
1 1 (1.14%) Samba
1 1 (1.14%) KVM
Systems Management
1 10 (11.36%) Puppet
2 9 (10.23%) Hadoop YARN
3 6 (6.82%) Ansible
4 4 (4.55%) Graphite
4 4 (4.55%) Nagios
Vendors
1 7 (7.95%) Adobe
2 6 (6.82%) Google
2 6 (6.82%) Oracle
3 3 (3.41%) Vignette
3 3 (3.41%) Informatica
3 3 (3.41%) Sitecore
4 2 (2.27%) Ektron
4 2 (2.27%) IBM
4 2 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.14%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.14%) Lotus
5 1 (1.14%) Cognizant
5 1 (1.14%) Facebook
5 1 (1.14%) Twitter
5 1 (1.14%) Atlassian
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