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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Social Media
Rank 106 106 107
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 15 11 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.84% 0.67% 0.72%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.10% 2.04% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 4
Average salary £30,100 £32,250 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +17.27%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -2.98%
Miscellaneous Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
715 540 716
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 40.19% 32.69% 39.78%
Number of salaries quoted 534 456 560
Average salary £39,420 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.24% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,200
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 25 July 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 (60.71%) Marketing
2 12 (42.86%) Degree
3 8 (28.57%) Java
4 7 (25.00%) Python
4 7 (25.00%) Publishing
4 7 (25.00%) Games
4 7 (25.00%) Online Games
4 7 (25.00%) Budget Control
4 7 (25.00%) Twitter
4 7 (25.00%) Campaign Management
4 7 (25.00%) Social Media Monitoring
5 6 (21.43%) HTML
6 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
6 5 (17.86%) JMeter
6 5 (17.86%) Computer Science
6 5 (17.86%) Software Testing
6 5 (17.86%) Test Automation
6 5 (17.86%) Performance Testing
6 5 (17.86%) Digital Marketing
7 4 (14.29%) Mobile App
7 4 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
7 4 (14.29%) Software Engineering
7 4 (14.29%) Adobe
7 4 (14.29%) CSS
8 3 (10.71%) B2B
8 3 (10.71%) CRM
8 3 (10.71%) Business Development
8 3 (10.71%) Direct Marketing
8 3 (10.71%) SEO
8 3 (10.71%) Customer Insight

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (7.14%) CMS
2 1 (3.57%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) MySQL
1 2 (7.14%) SQLite
2 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) JMeter
2 2 (7.14%) Xcode
2 2 (7.14%) Subversion
2 2 (7.14%) Eclipse
General
1 17 (60.71%) Marketing
2 7 (25.00%) Publishing
2 7 (25.00%) Games
3 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (25.00%) Software Engineer
1 7 (25.00%) Marketing Director
2 5 (17.86%) Test Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) Software Test Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Designer
4 3 (10.71%) CRM Manager
4 3 (10.71%) Sales Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Graduate
5 2 (7.14%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Web Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Junior
5 2 (7.14%) Junior Software Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Development Engineer
6 1 (3.57%) Mobile Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Junior Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Digital Marketing Manager
6 1 (3.57%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.57%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (3.57%) Graduate Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) HTML
2 4 (14.29%) CSS
3 2 (7.14%) SOAP
3 2 (7.14%) Web Services
3 2 (7.14%) XML
3 2 (7.14%) J2ME
3 2 (7.14%) LAMP
3 2 (7.14%) Cocoa
3 2 (7.14%) WinForms
3 2 (7.14%) Ajax
3 2 (7.14%) JSON
3 2 (7.14%) GWT
3 2 (7.14%) jQuery
3 2 (7.14%) Smarty
3 2 (7.14%) HTML5
3 2 (7.14%) iOS SDK
3 2 (7.14%) REST
3 2 (7.14%) Cocoa Touch
3 2 (7.14%) UIKit
3 2 (7.14%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Online Games
2 5 (17.86%) Computer Science
3 4 (14.29%) Mobile App
4 2 (7.14%) Blog
4 2 (7.14%) Mathematics
4 2 (7.14%) Physics
4 2 (7.14%) iPhone
4 2 (7.14%) Open Source
4 2 (7.14%) Digital Media
5 1 (3.57%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Android
2 2 (7.14%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) Budget Control
1 7 (25.00%) Campaign Management
1 7 (25.00%) Social Media Monitoring
2 5 (17.86%) Test Automation
2 5 (17.86%) Software Testing
2 5 (17.86%) Digital Marketing
2 5 (17.86%) Performance Testing
3 4 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 4 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (10.71%) Customer Insight
4 3 (10.71%) Android Development
4 3 (10.71%) CRM
4 3 (10.71%) B2B
4 3 (10.71%) SEO
4 3 (10.71%) Business Development
4 3 (10.71%) Direct Marketing
5 2 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (7.14%) Time Management
5 2 (7.14%) Validation
5 2 (7.14%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 8 (28.57%) Java
2 7 (25.00%) Python
3 2 (7.14%) Objective-C
3 2 (7.14%) Ruby
3 2 (7.14%) C#
3 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.14%) Perl
3 2 (7.14%) PHP
3 2 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (42.86%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (25.00%) Twitter
2 5 (17.86%) Microsoft
3 4 (14.29%) Adobe
4 2 (7.14%) Zend