The 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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Social Media
Rank 112 114 122
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +8
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 3 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.20% 0.73% 0.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.45% 1.57% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 5
Average salary £33,750 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.62% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Social Media
Cambridgeshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
666 826 798
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 44.61% 46.33% 40.69%
Number of salaries quoted 539 648 673
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 20 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 3 (75.00%) User Experience
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) Flash
2 2 (50.00%) Adobe
2 2 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (50.00%) InDesign
2 2 (50.00%) Subversion
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) CSS3
2 2 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) GIS
3 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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.

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Photoshop
1 2 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (50.00%) InDesign
2 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Subversion
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Designer
1 2 (50.00%) Digital Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) Flash
1 2 (50.00%) jQuery
1 2 (50.00%) HTML5
1 2 (50.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) GIS
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Adobe
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Red Gate Software
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Central Cambridge (near railway station)
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k DoE + package
Posted: 11 days ago