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

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Social Media
Rank 69 44 16
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -28
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 23 42 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 2.43% 5.38% 15.89%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.08% 14.09% 36.15%
Number of salaries quoted 17 34 122
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £29,350 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £42,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -6.66%
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
325 298 379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 34.28% 38.21% 43.97%
Number of salaries quoted 248 252 350
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 22 December 2014.

Social Media Salary Histogram in Brighton

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 57 (47.50%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (35.00%) Java
3 38 (31.67%) Degree
4 37 (30.83%) Linux
5 36 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
6 33 (27.50%) Scrum
6 33 (27.50%) Software Engineering
7 31 (25.83%) Computer Science
8 29 (24.17%) Marketing
9 28 (23.33%) Analytics
10 27 (22.50%) SaaS
11 26 (21.67%) HBase
11 26 (21.67%) Social Media Monitoring
11 26 (21.67%) MySQL
12 22 (18.33%) NoSQL
13 19 (15.83%) Git (software)
14 16 (13.33%) HTML
14 16 (13.33%) Algorithms
15 15 (12.50%) Puppet
15 15 (12.50%) CSS
16 14 (11.67%) SQL
16 14 (11.67%) Spring
16 14 (11.67%) User Experience
16 14 (11.67%) Unit Testing
17 13 (10.83%) Kanban
17 13 (10.83%) Apache Solr
17 13 (10.83%) Hadoop
17 13 (10.83%) Kalman Filter
17 13 (10.83%) Apache Spark
17 13 (10.83%) Hadoop YARN

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 13 (10.83%) Apache Solr
1 13 (10.83%) Apache Spark
2 5 (4.17%) Node.js
3 3 (2.50%) Apache
4 2 (1.67%) OpenStack
4 2 (1.67%) Adobe CQ
4 2 (1.67%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.83%) WebSphere Portal
5 1 (0.83%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.83%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.83%) Documentum
5 1 (0.83%) FileNet
5 1 (0.83%) CMS
5 1 (0.83%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (6.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.83%) MS Office
2 1 (0.83%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.50%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.67%) Tridion
3 1 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 27 (22.50%) SaaS
2 2 (1.67%) PaaS
3 1 (0.83%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.17%) Ethernet
2 4 (3.33%) InfiniBand
3 2 (1.67%) OpenLDAP
3 2 (1.67%) Asterisk PBX
3 2 (1.67%) VoIP
4 1 (0.83%) WAN
4 1 (0.83%) DHCP
4 1 (0.83%) LDAP
4 1 (0.83%) LAN
4 1 (0.83%) HTTP
4 1 (0.83%) VPN
4 1 (0.83%) DNS
4 1 (0.83%) SSL
4 1 (0.83%) IPv4
4 1 (0.83%) IPv6
4 1 (0.83%) MPLS
4 1 (0.83%) OSPF
4 1 (0.83%) BGP
4 1 (0.83%) VRRP
4 1 (0.83%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (30.00%) PostgreSQL
2 26 (21.67%) MySQL
2 26 (21.67%) HBase
3 22 (18.33%) NoSQL
4 13 (10.83%) Hadoop
4 13 (10.83%) Big Data
5 9 (7.50%) NewSQL
5 9 (7.50%) Oracle Database
5 9 (7.50%) Oracle Database 11g
5 9 (7.50%) Oracle Reports
5 9 (7.50%) Oracle Database 10g
6 7 (5.83%) Relational Database
7 5 (4.17%) RDBMS
8 2 (1.67%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 19 (15.83%) Git (software)
2 13 (10.83%) JUnit
2 13 (10.83%) Mockito
3 9 (7.50%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 9 (7.50%) Axure RP
4 8 (6.67%) JIRA
5 2 (1.67%) Selenium
5 2 (1.67%) WebDriver
5 2 (1.67%) Cucumber
5 2 (1.67%) Jenkins
General
1 29 (24.17%) Marketing
2 9 (7.50%) Finance
3 4 (3.33%) Banking
4 3 (2.50%) Advertising
5 1 (0.83%) Publishing
5 1 (0.83%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.83%) Electronics
5 1 (0.83%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 32 (26.67%) Developer
2 23 (19.17%) Java Developer
3 17 (14.17%) Administrator
4 11 (9.17%) Project Manager
5 9 (7.50%) DBA
5 9 (7.50%) UX Designer
5 9 (7.50%) Designer
6 8 (6.67%) Agile Project Manager
6 8 (6.67%) Product Manager
7 7 (5.83%) Systems Administrator
7 7 (5.83%) Product Owner
7 7 (5.83%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 7 (5.83%) Linux Administrator
7 7 (5.83%) Technical Manager
8 6 (5.00%) ScrumMaster
8 6 (5.00%) Software Engineer
8 6 (5.00%) IT Manager
9 5 (4.17%) Consultant
9 5 (4.17%) Development Manager
9 5 (4.17%) Software Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (13.33%) HTML
2 15 (12.50%) CSS
3 14 (11.67%) Spring
4 9 (7.50%) JDBC
5 8 (6.67%) Web Services
6 6 (5.00%) XML
7 4 (3.33%) .NET
7 4 (3.33%) Velocity
8 3 (2.50%) LAMP
9 2 (1.67%) jQuery
9 2 (1.67%) XHTML
10 1 (0.83%) J2EE
10 1 (0.83%) ASP.NET
10 1 (0.83%) RESTful
10 1 (0.83%) HTML5
10 1 (0.83%) Backbone.js
10 1 (0.83%) ExpressJS
10 1 (0.83%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 1 (0.83%) Spring MVC
10 1 (0.83%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 31 (25.83%) Computer Science
2 16 (13.33%) Algorithms
3 14 (11.67%) User Experience
4 7 (5.83%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (5.00%) Visualisation
5 6 (5.00%) Management Information System
6 5 (4.17%) Open Source
7 3 (2.50%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.83%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 37 (30.83%) Linux
2 4 (3.33%) Windows
3 3 (2.50%) Mac OS X
3 3 (2.50%) OpenBSD
4 2 (1.67%) Ubuntu
4 2 (1.67%) Android
4 2 (1.67%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.67%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.83%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (47.50%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (27.50%) Software Engineering
2 33 (27.50%) Scrum
3 28 (23.33%) Analytics
4 26 (21.67%) Social Media Monitoring
5 14 (11.67%) Unit Testing
6 13 (10.83%) Kanban
6 13 (10.83%) Kalman Filter
7 11 (9.17%) Online Marketing
8 10 (8.33%) Migration
9 8 (6.67%) Web Development
9 8 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
9 8 (6.67%) Usability Testing
9 8 (6.67%) SEO
10 7 (5.83%) CRM
10 7 (5.83%) Content Management
10 7 (5.83%) Automated Testing
10 7 (5.83%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (5.00%) Test Scripting
11 6 (5.00%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 42 (35.00%) Java
2 14 (11.67%) SQL
3 10 (8.33%) C
4 9 (7.50%) Shell Script
4 9 (7.50%) PL/SQL
5 7 (5.83%) Ruby
5 7 (5.83%) Bash Shell
5 7 (5.83%) Python
6 6 (5.00%) JavaScript
7 3 (2.50%) PHP
7 3 (2.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 38 (31.67%) Degree
2 2 (1.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (1.67%) ISTQB
2 2 (1.67%) ISEB
3 1 (0.83%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.83%) CCNP
3 1 (0.83%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.50%) QA
2 2 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (1.67%) NFS
1 2 (1.67%) Samba
1 2 (1.67%) KVM
Systems Management
1 15 (12.50%) Puppet
2 13 (10.83%) Hadoop YARN
3 11 (9.17%) Ansible
4 5 (4.17%) Graphite
4 5 (4.17%) Nagios
Vendors
1 11 (9.17%) Adobe
2 10 (8.33%) Oracle
3 6 (5.00%) Google
4 5 (4.17%) Informatica
5 3 (2.50%) Sitecore
5 3 (2.50%) Vignette
6 2 (1.67%) IBM
6 2 (1.67%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.67%) Ektron
6 2 (1.67%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.83%) Lotus
7 1 (0.83%) Facebook
7 1 (0.83%) Twitter
7 1 (0.83%) HP
7 1 (0.83%) Cognizant
7 1 (0.83%) SAP
7 1 (0.83%) Cisco