The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Social Media
Rank 108 107 101
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -6
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 18 18 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.98% 0.96% 1.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.96% 3.77% 5.45%
Number of salaries quoted 13 14 24
Average salary £40,000 £27,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.14% -34.54%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.94%
Miscellaneous Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
454 477 459
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 24.63% 25.54% 25.74%
Number of salaries quoted 278 347 402
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Social Media
North West

Social Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Social Media across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Social Media Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Social Media
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Social Media across the Cheshire region.

Social Media Salary Trend in Cheshire

Social Media
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Social Media across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Social Media Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Social Media
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Social Media within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Warrington - 8 £40,000 - 1
Chester - 5 £37,500 - 1
Knutsford - 2 - -
Macclesfield +11 1 - -
Crewe - 1 - -
Social Media
North West

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 14 (58.33%) Web Development
2 12 (50.00%) SEO
3 11 (45.83%) JavaScript
4 10 (41.67%) HTML
4 10 (41.67%) CSS
4 10 (41.67%) Web Design
5 8 (33.33%) MVC
5 8 (33.33%) Project Management
5 8 (33.33%) Marketing
5 8 (33.33%) Degree
6 6 (25.00%) SLA
6 6 (25.00%) Management Information System
7 5 (20.83%) Linux
7 5 (20.83%) PRINCE2
7 5 (20.83%) C#
7 5 (20.83%) .NET
7 5 (20.83%) MySQL
7 5 (20.83%) PHP
7 5 (20.83%) Computer Science
7 5 (20.83%) HTML5
8 4 (16.67%) CSS3
8 4 (16.67%) SQL
8 4 (16.67%) Photoshop
8 4 (16.67%) Web Services
8 4 (16.67%) UNIX
8 4 (16.67%) Adobe
8 4 (16.67%) Subversion
8 4 (16.67%) Advertising
9 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
9 3 (12.50%) E-Commerce

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 (4.17%) Apache
1 1 (4.17%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) MySQL
2 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
4 1 (4.17%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Subversion
2 2 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (33.33%) Marketing
2 4 (16.67%) Advertising
3 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Developer
2 5 (20.83%) PHP Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Development Manager
4 3 (12.50%) Website Manager
5 2 (8.33%) SEO Specialist
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Account Manager
5 2 (8.33%) .NET Software Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) .NET Programmer
5 2 (8.33%) Lead PHP Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Software Programmer
5 2 (8.33%) .NET Software Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Software Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Project Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Software Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) .NET Developer
5 2 (8.33%) .NET Analyst Programmer
5 2 (8.33%) Developer Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Web Administrator
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Analyst Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (41.67%) HTML
1 10 (41.67%) CSS
2 5 (20.83%) .NET
2 5 (20.83%) HTML5
3 4 (16.67%) CSS3
3 4 (16.67%) Web Services
4 3 (12.50%) XML
4 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET
4 3 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (12.50%) JSON
5 2 (8.33%) jQuery
5 2 (8.33%) SOAP
6 1 (4.17%) LAMP
6 1 (4.17%) Hibernate
6 1 (4.17%) Spring
6 1 (4.17%) XHTML
6 1 (4.17%) REST
6 1 (4.17%) Ajax
6 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (20.83%) Computer Science
3 2 (8.33%) Blog
4 1 (4.17%) Tandem
4 1 (4.17%) Digital Media
4 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.17%) Xbox
4 1 (4.17%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Linux
2 4 (16.67%) UNIX
3 2 (8.33%) Apple iOS
4 1 (4.17%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) Web Development
2 12 (50.00%) SEO
3 10 (41.67%) Web Design
4 8 (33.33%) MVC
4 8 (33.33%) Project Management
5 5 (20.83%) PRINCE2
6 3 (12.50%) E-Commerce
6 3 (12.50%) Analytics
6 3 (12.50%) Search Engine Marketing
6 3 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (8.33%) Pay per click
7 2 (8.33%) Unit Testing
7 2 (8.33%) Email Marketing
7 2 (8.33%) Display Advertising
7 2 (8.33%) Refactoring
7 2 (8.33%) Direct Marketing
7 2 (8.33%) User Stories
7 2 (8.33%) iOS Development
7 2 (8.33%) OOD
7 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (45.83%) JavaScript
2 5 (20.83%) C#
2 5 (20.83%) PHP
3 4 (16.67%) SQL
4 2 (8.33%) Java
5 1 (4.17%) XQuery
5 1 (4.17%) Python
5 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (25.00%) SLA
2 1 (4.17%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Adobe
2 3 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.33%) Twitter
4 1 (4.17%) Facebook
4 1 (4.17%) Yahoo!
4 1 (4.17%) Google
Prestbury, Cheshire
McCann Manchester
Posted: 2 days ago
Congleton, Cheshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Tarporley, Cheshire
Bubble Jobs Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 15,000 - 17,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Chester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 11 days ago