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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Social Media
Rank 111 104 114
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +10
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 2 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.13% 0.55% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.28% 1.07% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 4
Average salary £35,000 £50,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +61.29%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £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
725 750 699
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 46.09% 51.51% 38.79%
Number of salaries quoted 537 642 578
Average salary £40,250 £40,000 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.62% +5.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 February 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%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) XML
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%) Business Analysis
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%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (50.00%) CSS3
2 2 (50.00%) User Experience
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Tableau
3 1 (25.00%) Analytics
3 1 (25.00%) Master Data Management
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (25.00%) Line Management
3 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (25.00%) Coaching
3 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
3 1 (25.00%) Dublin Core
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
3 1 (25.00%) TOGAF

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Photoshop
1 2 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (50.00%) InDesign
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Spotfire
1 1 (25.00%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Subversion
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Designer
1 2 (50.00%) Digital Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) HTML
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
1 2 (50.00%) XML
1 2 (50.00%) Flash
1 2 (50.00%) jQuery
1 2 (50.00%) HTML5
1 2 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (25.00%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Statistics
2 1 (25.00%) Ontologies
2 1 (25.00%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
2 1 (25.00%) Master Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) Line Management
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (25.00%) Coaching
2 1 (25.00%) Competitive Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Use Case
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) UML
2 1 (25.00%) Data Modelling
2 1 (25.00%) ETL
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Data Management
2 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (25.00%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Python
2 1 (25.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) Dublin Core
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Adobe
2 1 (25.00%) Cognizant
2 1 (25.00%) Tableau
2 1 (25.00%) Business Objects