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

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Social Media
Rank 103 106 115
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +9
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 5 15 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.35% 0.85% 0.41%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.73% 1.79% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 2
Average salary £42,500 £30,100 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.19% -5.93%
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
683 840 685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 47.17% 47.51% 40.22%
Number of salaries quoted 561 615 587
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
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 June 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 4 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 4 (50.00%) Node.js
2 4 (50.00%) Visualisation
2 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (50.00%) MVC
2 4 (50.00%) Social Network
2 4 (50.00%) WCF
2 4 (50.00%) WPF
2 4 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 4 (50.00%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) Internet
2 4 (50.00%) Clustering
2 4 (50.00%) Analytics
2 4 (50.00%) SignalR
2 4 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
2 4 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (37.50%) User Experience
4 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (25.00%) PhantomJS
4 2 (25.00%) D3.js
4 2 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (25.00%) ServiceStack

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 4 (50.00%) Node.js
1 4 (50.00%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Photoshop
1 2 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (25.00%) InDesign
2 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (50.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Subversion
1 2 (25.00%) Selenium
1 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (25.00%) PhantomJS
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
1 4 (50.00%) Programmer
1 4 (50.00%) AWS Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Designer
2 2 (25.00%) Digital Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Digital Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) HTML
1 6 (75.00%) CSS
1 6 (75.00%) HTML5
2 4 (50.00%) WCF
2 4 (50.00%) WPF
2 4 (50.00%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 4 (50.00%) KnockoutJS
2 4 (50.00%) SignalR
2 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (25.00%) ServiceStack
3 2 (25.00%) D3.js
3 2 (25.00%) Flash
3 2 (25.00%) jQuery
3 2 (25.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Clustering
1 4 (50.00%) Social Network
1 4 (50.00%) Visualisation
2 3 (37.50%) User Experience
3 1 (12.50%) GIS
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) MVC
1 4 (50.00%) Unit Testing
1 4 (50.00%) Analytics
2 2 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (25.00%) Automated Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (50.00%) C#
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Adobe
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum + 25 hols, Bonus
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