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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Social Media
Rank 110 98 123
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +25
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 10 13 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.57% 0.83% 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.19% 1.92% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 4
Average salary £44,000 £31,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.93% +12.72%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -4.41%
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
841 676 934
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 47.84% 43.22% 46.91%
Number of salaries quoted 601 565 788
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 19 September 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 19 (73.08%) Marketing
2 14 (53.85%) Degree
3 7 (26.92%) Online Games
3 7 (26.92%) Budget Control
3 7 (26.92%) Twitter
3 7 (26.92%) Campaign Management
3 7 (26.92%) Social Media Monitoring
3 7 (26.92%) Games
3 7 (26.92%) Publishing
4 6 (23.08%) HTML
5 5 (19.23%) CRM
5 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
5 5 (19.23%) Digital Marketing
5 5 (19.23%) Computer Science
6 4 (15.38%) Mobile App
6 4 (15.38%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (15.38%) Adobe
6 4 (15.38%) B2B
6 4 (15.38%) Java
6 4 (15.38%) CSS
6 4 (15.38%) Software Engineering
7 3 (11.54%) Content Management
7 3 (11.54%) SEO
7 3 (11.54%) XML
7 3 (11.54%) E-Commerce
7 3 (11.54%) Python
7 3 (11.54%) Customer Insight
7 3 (11.54%) Android Development
7 3 (11.54%) Direct Marketing
7 3 (11.54%) Business Development

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (7.69%) CMS
2 1 (3.85%) WordPress
2 1 (3.85%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (3.85%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) SAP CRM
2 1 (3.85%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.69%) MySQL
1 2 (7.69%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Eclipse
1 2 (7.69%) Xcode
1 2 (7.69%) Subversion
2 1 (3.85%) JMeter
General
1 19 (73.08%) Marketing
2 7 (26.92%) Publishing
2 7 (26.92%) Games
3 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Marketing Director
2 4 (15.38%) Designer
3 3 (11.54%) CRM Manager
3 3 (11.54%) Software Engineer
3 3 (11.54%) Developer
3 3 (11.54%) Sales Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Junior Software Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) SAP Functional Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) CRM Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Functional Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) SAP CRM Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Graduate
4 2 (7.69%) SAP Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Junior
4 2 (7.69%) SAP CRM Functional Consultant
4 2 (7.69%) Development Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 2 (7.69%) Web Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (23.08%) HTML
2 4 (15.38%) CSS
3 3 (11.54%) XML
4 2 (7.69%) SOAP
4 2 (7.69%) Web Services
4 2 (7.69%) .NET
4 2 (7.69%) J2EE
4 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET
4 2 (7.69%) J2ME
4 2 (7.69%) LAMP
4 2 (7.69%) Cocoa
4 2 (7.69%) WinForms
4 2 (7.69%) Ajax
4 2 (7.69%) JSON
4 2 (7.69%) GWT
4 2 (7.69%) jQuery
4 2 (7.69%) Smarty
4 2 (7.69%) HTML5
4 2 (7.69%) iOS SDK
4 2 (7.69%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Online Games
2 5 (19.23%) Computer Science
3 4 (15.38%) Mobile App
4 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (7.69%) Blog
4 2 (7.69%) Mathematics
4 2 (7.69%) Physics
4 2 (7.69%) iPhone
4 2 (7.69%) Open Source
4 2 (7.69%) Digital Media
5 1 (3.85%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.54%) Android
2 2 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (26.92%) Budget Control
1 7 (26.92%) Campaign Management
1 7 (26.92%) Social Media Monitoring
2 5 (19.23%) Digital Marketing
2 5 (19.23%) CRM
3 4 (15.38%) B2B
3 4 (15.38%) Software Engineering
3 4 (15.38%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (11.54%) Customer Insight
4 3 (11.54%) Android Development
4 3 (11.54%) Business Development
4 3 (11.54%) Direct Marketing
4 3 (11.54%) Content Management
4 3 (11.54%) SEO
4 3 (11.54%) E-Commerce
5 2 (7.69%) OO
5 2 (7.69%) Validation
5 2 (7.69%) Scrum
5 2 (7.69%) SAP Implementation
5 2 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 4 (15.38%) Java
2 3 (11.54%) Python
3 2 (7.69%) Objective-C
3 2 (7.69%) Ruby
3 2 (7.69%) C#
3 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.69%) Perl
3 2 (7.69%) PHP
3 2 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (53.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) Dublin Core
Vendors
1 7 (26.92%) Twitter
2 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
3 4 (15.38%) Adobe
4 2 (7.69%) SAP
4 2 (7.69%) Zend
5 1 (3.85%) Cognizant
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