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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Social Media
Rank 102 105 109
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 5 15 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.36% 0.84% 0.66%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.75% 1.77% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 4
Average salary £42,500 £30,100 £32,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.19% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £30,100 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £30,100 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
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
670 849 693
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 48.06% 47.75% 41.80%
Number of salaries quoted 539 633 568
Average salary £42,500 £38,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.84% -10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £61,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 30 July 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 6 (75.00%) HTML
1 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (75.00%) CSS
1 6 (75.00%) HTML5
2 5 (62.50%) NoSQL
2 5 (62.50%) Node.js
2 5 (62.50%) Analytics
2 5 (62.50%) SignalR
2 5 (62.50%) Social Network
2 5 (62.50%) WCF
2 5 (62.50%) WPF
2 5 (62.50%) Unit Testing
2 5 (62.50%) Visualisation
2 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (62.50%) C#
2 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
2 5 (62.50%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (62.50%) Internet
2 5 (62.50%) MVC
2 5 (62.50%) Clustering
2 5 (62.50%) KnockoutJS
2 5 (62.50%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (37.50%) Automated Testing
3 3 (37.50%) PhantomJS
3 3 (37.50%) D3.js
3 3 (37.50%) Selenium
3 3 (37.50%) ServiceStack
4 2 (25.00%) User Experience

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (62.50%) Node.js
1 5 (62.50%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Photoshop
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
1 1 (12.50%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (12.50%) InDesign
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
1 5 (62.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Selenium
1 3 (37.50%) PhantomJS
2 1 (12.50%) Subversion
2 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
1 5 (62.50%) Programmer
1 5 (62.50%) AWS Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Digital Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Designer
2 1 (12.50%) Digital Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) HTML
1 6 (75.00%) CSS
1 6 (75.00%) HTML5
2 5 (62.50%) WCF
2 5 (62.50%) WPF
2 5 (62.50%) .NET
2 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
2 5 (62.50%) KnockoutJS
2 5 (62.50%) SignalR
2 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (37.50%) ServiceStack
3 3 (37.50%) D3.js
4 1 (12.50%) Flash
4 1 (12.50%) jQuery
4 1 (12.50%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Clustering
1 5 (62.50%) Social Network
1 5 (62.50%) Visualisation
2 2 (25.00%) User Experience
3 1 (12.50%) GIS
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) MVC
1 5 (62.50%) Unit Testing
1 5 (62.50%) Analytics
2 3 (37.50%) Automated Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (62.50%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Adobe
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