The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Social Media
Rank 108 110 111
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 15 12 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.83% 0.72% 0.60%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.05% 2.13% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 4
Average salary £30,100 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.38% +8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
Miscellaneous Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
732 563 730
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 40.55% 33.87% 39.78%
Number of salaries quoted 540 477 576
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Social Media
Cambridgeshire

Social Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Social Media Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Social Media
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Social Media Salary Trend in Cambridge

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 17 (62.96%) Marketing
2 12 (44.44%) Degree
3 7 (25.93%) Games
3 7 (25.93%) Java
3 7 (25.93%) Publishing
3 7 (25.93%) Online Games
3 7 (25.93%) Budget Control
3 7 (25.93%) Twitter
3 7 (25.93%) Campaign Management
3 7 (25.93%) Social Media Monitoring
4 6 (22.22%) Python
4 6 (22.22%) HTML
5 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
5 5 (18.52%) Computer Science
5 5 (18.52%) Digital Marketing
6 4 (14.81%) Performance Testing
6 4 (14.81%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (14.81%) Test Automation
6 4 (14.81%) Mobile App
6 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering
6 4 (14.81%) Software Testing
6 4 (14.81%) JMeter
6 4 (14.81%) Adobe
6 4 (14.81%) CSS
7 3 (11.11%) B2B
7 3 (11.11%) CRM
7 3 (11.11%) SEO
7 3 (11.11%) Business Development
7 3 (11.11%) Direct Marketing
7 3 (11.11%) Customer Insight

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 2 (7.41%) CMS
2 1 (3.70%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) SQLite
1 2 (7.41%) MySQL
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) JMeter
2 2 (7.41%) Subversion
2 2 (7.41%) Xcode
2 2 (7.41%) Eclipse
General
1 17 (62.96%) Marketing
2 7 (25.93%) Games
2 7 (25.93%) Publishing
3 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (25.93%) Marketing Director
2 6 (22.22%) Software Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Designer
3 4 (14.81%) Test Engineer
3 4 (14.81%) Software Test Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Sales Manager
4 3 (11.11%) CRM Manager
5 2 (7.41%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Web Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Development Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Junior
5 2 (7.41%) Junior Software Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Graduate
6 1 (3.70%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (3.70%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Junior Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Junior Software Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Marketing Manager
6 1 (3.70%) Graduate Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (22.22%) HTML
2 4 (14.81%) CSS
3 2 (7.41%) Android SDK
3 2 (7.41%) jQuery
3 2 (7.41%) GWT
3 2 (7.41%) Cocoa Touch
3 2 (7.41%) UIKit
3 2 (7.41%) Smarty
3 2 (7.41%) HTML5
3 2 (7.41%) iOS SDK
3 2 (7.41%) REST
3 2 (7.41%) JSON
3 2 (7.41%) Ajax
3 2 (7.41%) Cocoa
3 2 (7.41%) WinForms
3 2 (7.41%) J2ME
3 2 (7.41%) LAMP
3 2 (7.41%) SOAP
3 2 (7.41%) Web Services
3 2 (7.41%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Online Games
2 5 (18.52%) Computer Science
3 4 (14.81%) Mobile App
4 2 (7.41%) iPhone
4 2 (7.41%) Open Source
4 2 (7.41%) Digital Media
4 2 (7.41%) Mathematics
4 2 (7.41%) Physics
4 2 (7.41%) Blog
5 1 (3.70%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Android
2 2 (7.41%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) Budget Control
1 7 (25.93%) Campaign Management
1 7 (25.93%) Social Media Monitoring
2 5 (18.52%) Digital Marketing
3 4 (14.81%) Performance Testing
3 4 (14.81%) Responsive Web Design
3 4 (14.81%) Test Automation
3 4 (14.81%) Software Engineering
3 4 (14.81%) Software Testing
4 3 (11.11%) B2B
4 3 (11.11%) CRM
4 3 (11.11%) SEO
4 3 (11.11%) Business Development
4 3 (11.11%) Direct Marketing
4 3 (11.11%) Customer Insight
4 3 (11.11%) Android Development
5 2 (7.41%) iOS Development
5 2 (7.41%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (7.41%) Time Management
5 2 (7.41%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.93%) Java
2 6 (22.22%) Python
3 2 (7.41%) Ruby
3 2 (7.41%) Objective-C
3 2 (7.41%) C#
3 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.41%) Perl
3 2 (7.41%) PHP
3 2 (7.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (44.44%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (25.93%) Twitter
2 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
3 4 (14.81%) Adobe
4 2 (7.41%) Zend