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 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Social Media
Rank 30 59 14
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -45
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 74 27 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 7.39% 3.45% 15.52%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 22.36% 9.15% 35.37%
Number of salaries quoted 66 24 118
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £26,500 £31,400
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
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
331 295 376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 33.03% 37.68% 43.87%
Number of salaries quoted 282 269 327
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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 31 October 2014.

Social Media Salary Histogram in Brighton

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 85 (50.60%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (41.67%) Linux
2 70 (41.67%) Degree
3 66 (39.29%) Java
4 60 (35.71%) PostgreSQL
5 57 (33.93%) Computer Science
6 49 (29.17%) Scrum
7 46 (27.38%) MySQL
8 42 (25.00%) Git (software)
9 39 (23.21%) Social Media Monitoring
10 38 (22.62%) Software Engineering
11 36 (21.43%) SaaS
11 36 (21.43%) HBase
12 32 (19.05%) NoSQL
13 31 (18.45%) Marketing
14 30 (17.86%) Analytics
14 30 (17.86%) Algorithms
15 27 (16.07%) Kalman Filter
16 25 (14.88%) Unit Testing
17 23 (13.69%) Big Data
18 22 (13.10%) HTML
19 21 (12.50%) CSS
19 21 (12.50%) Puppet
20 19 (11.31%) Spring
20 19 (11.31%) SQL
21 18 (10.71%) JavaScript
21 18 (10.71%) JUnit
21 18 (10.71%) Kanban
21 18 (10.71%) Mockito
21 18 (10.71%) Apache Solr

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, 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 18 (10.71%) Apache Solr
1 18 (10.71%) Apache Spark
2 17 (10.12%) Node.js
3 3 (1.79%) Apache
4 2 (1.19%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (1.19%) OpenStack
4 2 (1.19%) Adobe CQ
5 1 (0.60%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (4.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 6 (3.57%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.19%) MS Office
3 2 (1.19%) MS Excel
4 1 (0.60%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.60%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.38%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.19%) Tridion
3 1 (0.60%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.60%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 36 (21.43%) SaaS
2 7 (4.17%) GitHub
3 1 (0.60%) PaaS
3 1 (0.60%) Force.com
3 1 (0.60%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.57%) Ethernet
2 4 (2.38%) InfiniBand
3 2 (1.19%) OpenLDAP
3 2 (1.19%) Asterisk PBX
3 2 (1.19%) DNS
3 2 (1.19%) LAN
3 2 (1.19%) VoIP
3 2 (1.19%) WAN
3 2 (1.19%) DHCP
3 2 (1.19%) IPv4
3 2 (1.19%) IPv6
3 2 (1.19%) MPLS
3 2 (1.19%) Firewall
3 2 (1.19%) VLAN
4 1 (0.60%) VPLS
4 1 (0.60%) Wireshark
4 1 (0.60%) IPsec
4 1 (0.60%) OSPF
4 1 (0.60%) BGP
4 1 (0.60%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (35.71%) PostgreSQL
2 46 (27.38%) MySQL
3 36 (21.43%) HBase
4 32 (19.05%) NoSQL
5 23 (13.69%) Big Data
6 18 (10.71%) Hadoop
7 14 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
7 14 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
7 14 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
7 14 (8.33%) NewSQL
7 14 (8.33%) Oracle Database
8 11 (6.55%) Relational Database
9 4 (2.38%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.60%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 42 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 18 (10.71%) JUnit
2 18 (10.71%) Mockito
3 17 (10.12%) JIRA
4 9 (5.36%) Balsamiq Mockups
4 9 (5.36%) Axure RP
5 7 (4.17%) JSUnit
5 7 (4.17%) Sinon.JS
6 5 (2.98%) Maven
7 3 (1.79%) Jenkins
8 2 (1.19%) WebDriver
8 2 (1.19%) Selenium
8 2 (1.19%) Cucumber
General
1 31 (18.45%) Marketing
2 10 (5.95%) Finance
3 4 (2.38%) Advertising
4 3 (1.79%) Banking
4 3 (1.79%) Electronics
5 1 (0.60%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.60%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 62 (36.90%) Developer
2 42 (25.00%) Java Developer
3 23 (13.69%) Administrator
4 16 (9.52%) ScrumMaster
5 15 (8.93%) Project Manager
6 14 (8.33%) DBA
7 10 (5.95%) Designer
7 10 (5.95%) Agile Project Manager
8 9 (5.36%) UX Designer
8 9 (5.36%) Senior Developer
9 8 (4.76%) Product Manager
9 8 (4.76%) JavaScript Developer
9 8 (4.76%) Product Owner
10 7 (4.17%) Linux Systems Administrator
10 7 (4.17%) Linux Administrator
10 7 (4.17%) Oracle DBA
10 7 (4.17%) Systems Administrator
11 6 (3.57%) IT Manager
11 6 (3.57%) Programmer
11 6 (3.57%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (13.10%) HTML
2 21 (12.50%) CSS
3 19 (11.31%) Spring
4 14 (8.33%) JDBC
5 13 (7.74%) Backbone.js
6 7 (4.17%) D3.js
6 7 (4.17%) Ember.js
6 7 (4.17%) AngularJS
6 7 (4.17%) HTML5
6 7 (4.17%) Web Services
7 6 (3.57%) XML
7 6 (3.57%) CSS3
8 5 (2.98%) Kafka
9 3 (1.79%) Velocity
9 3 (1.79%) .NET
9 3 (1.79%) LAMP
10 2 (1.19%) XHTML
10 2 (1.19%) jQuery
11 1 (0.60%) RESTful
11 1 (0.60%) ExpressJS
Miscellaneous
1 57 (33.93%) Computer Science
2 30 (17.86%) Algorithms
3 17 (10.12%) User Experience
3 17 (10.12%) Visualisation
4 6 (3.57%) Open Source
4 6 (3.57%) Management Information System
5 5 (2.98%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.38%) Blog
7 3 (1.79%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.19%) Copywriting
9 1 (0.60%) Statistics
9 1 (0.60%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 70 (41.67%) Linux
2 15 (8.93%) Mac OS X
3 4 (2.38%) Windows
4 3 (1.79%) OpenBSD
5 2 (1.19%) Ubuntu
5 2 (1.19%) Android
5 2 (1.19%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.19%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.60%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (50.60%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (29.17%) Scrum
3 39 (23.21%) Social Media Monitoring
4 38 (22.62%) Software Engineering
5 30 (17.86%) Analytics
6 27 (16.07%) Kalman Filter
7 25 (14.88%) Unit Testing
8 18 (10.71%) Kanban
9 15 (8.93%) Migration
9 15 (8.93%) Coaching
10 13 (7.74%) BDD
11 12 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
12 11 (6.55%) TDD
13 10 (5.95%) Web Development
13 10 (5.95%) MVC
14 9 (5.36%) SEO
14 9 (5.36%) Online Marketing
15 8 (4.76%) Usability Testing
16 7 (4.17%) Content Management
16 7 (4.17%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 66 (39.29%) Java
2 19 (11.31%) SQL
3 18 (10.71%) JavaScript
4 14 (8.33%) PL/SQL
4 14 (8.33%) Shell Script
5 10 (5.95%) C
6 8 (4.76%) Python
7 7 (4.17%) Ruby
7 7 (4.17%) Bash Shell
8 3 (1.79%) PHP
9 2 (1.19%) C#
10 1 (0.60%) VBA
10 1 (0.60%) R
Qualifications
1 70 (41.67%) Degree
2 2 (1.19%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (1.19%) CCNP
2 2 (1.19%) CCNA
2 2 (1.19%) ISEB
2 2 (1.19%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (1.19%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.79%) QA
2 2 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (1.19%) NFS
1 2 (1.19%) Samba
1 2 (1.19%) KVM
Systems Management
1 21 (12.50%) Puppet
2 18 (10.71%) Hadoop YARN
3 16 (9.52%) Ansible
4 5 (2.98%) Nagios
5 1 (0.60%) Capistrano
5 1 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (8.33%) Oracle
2 13 (7.74%) Adobe
3 7 (4.17%) Google
4 4 (2.38%) Microsoft
4 4 (2.38%) Informatica
5 2 (1.19%) HP
5 2 (1.19%) Vignette
5 2 (1.19%) Cisco
5 2 (1.19%) Twitter
5 2 (1.19%) Sitecore
5 2 (1.19%) Ektron
6 1 (0.60%) Facebook
6 1 (0.60%) Coremetrics
6 1 (0.60%) IBM
6 1 (0.60%) SAP
6 1 (0.60%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.60%) Omniture
Brighton, East Sussex
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