The 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Social Media
Rank 109 107 122
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +15
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 16 9 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.83% 0.57% 0.70%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.04% 1.94% 2.77%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 13
Average salary £52,500 £40,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.25% +60.00%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -4.41%
Social Media
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
527 463 542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 27.19% 29.10% 25.17%
Number of salaries quoted 408 369 446
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington -14 3 £52,500 +90.90%
Macclesfield +8 1 £22,500 -40.00%
Social Media
North West

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 21 (56.76%) Marketing
2 16 (43.24%) Advertising
3 14 (37.84%) SQL Server
4 13 (35.14%) CSS
4 13 (35.14%) HTML
4 13 (35.14%) JavaScript
5 12 (32.43%) .NET
5 12 (32.43%) Microsoft
6 11 (29.73%) OO
6 11 (29.73%) SEO
6 11 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (29.73%) ASP.NET Web API
7 10 (27.03%) HTML5
7 10 (27.03%) Display Advertising
8 9 (24.32%) Pharmaceutical
8 9 (24.32%) Retail
8 9 (24.32%) Mobile App
9 8 (21.62%) Pay per click
9 8 (21.62%) XML
9 8 (21.62%) SQL
10 7 (18.92%) Web Design
10 7 (18.92%) Facebook
10 7 (18.92%) Ajax
11 6 (16.22%) Google
11 6 (16.22%) Digital Marketing
11 6 (16.22%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (16.22%) SQL Server 2008
11 6 (16.22%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (16.22%) Analytics
11 6 (16.22%) C#

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (2.70%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.70%) Fireworks
2 1 (2.70%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.70%) Magento
2 1 (2.70%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.81%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (37.84%) SQL Server
2 6 (16.22%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (10.81%) MySQL
4 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Subversion
2 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.70%) Dreamweaver
General
1 21 (56.76%) Marketing
2 16 (43.24%) Advertising
3 9 (24.32%) Retail
3 9 (24.32%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (27.03%) Developer
2 9 (24.32%) Account Director
2 9 (24.32%) Digital Account Director
3 6 (16.22%) Team Leader
3 6 (16.22%) Development Team Leader
3 6 (16.22%) Analyst
4 5 (13.51%) Analyst Developer
5 3 (8.11%) PHP Developer
6 2 (5.41%) DBA
6 2 (5.41%) Lead Developer
6 2 (5.41%) PPC Executive
6 2 (5.41%) Telesales Executive
6 2 (5.41%) PPC Manager
6 2 (5.41%) PPC Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) SQL DBA
6 2 (5.41%) SQL Server DBA
6 2 (5.41%) Lead PHP Developer
6 2 (5.41%) PPC Specialist
7 1 (2.70%) Software Programmer
7 1 (2.70%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (35.14%) HTML
1 13 (35.14%) CSS
2 12 (32.43%) .NET
3 11 (29.73%) ASP.NET Web API
4 10 (27.03%) HTML5
5 8 (21.62%) XML
6 7 (18.92%) Ajax
7 6 (16.22%) XSLT
8 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET
8 5 (13.51%) WCF
9 3 (8.11%) CSS3
10 2 (5.41%) jQuery
10 2 (5.41%) XHTML
11 1 (2.70%) JSON
11 1 (2.70%) SOAP
11 1 (2.70%) Web Services
11 1 (2.70%) DHTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (24.32%) Mobile App
2 6 (16.22%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (13.51%) Copywriting
3 5 (13.51%) Blog
4 3 (8.11%) Computer Science
5 2 (5.41%) Xbox
5 2 (5.41%) Replication
5 2 (5.41%) Clustering
6 1 (2.70%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.11%) UNIX
1 3 (8.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (29.73%) OO
1 11 (29.73%) SEO
1 11 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (27.03%) Display Advertising
3 8 (21.62%) Pay per click
4 7 (18.92%) Web Design
5 6 (16.22%) Digital Marketing
5 6 (16.22%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (16.22%) Analytics
6 5 (13.51%) Online Marketing
6 5 (13.51%) Email Marketing
6 5 (13.51%) E-Commerce
7 4 (10.81%) Web Development
7 4 (10.81%) Competitor Analysis
8 3 (8.11%) MVC
8 3 (8.11%) Search Engine Marketing
9 2 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (5.41%) Performance Tuning
10 1 (2.70%) User Stories
10 1 (2.70%) B2B
Programming Languages
1 13 (35.14%) JavaScript
2 8 (21.62%) SQL
3 6 (16.22%) XQuery
3 6 (16.22%) C#
4 5 (13.51%) PHP
4 5 (13.51%) VB.NET
5 2 (5.41%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) Degree
Vendors
1 12 (32.43%) Microsoft
2 7 (18.92%) Facebook
3 6 (16.22%) Google
4 4 (10.81%) Adobe
5 1 (2.70%) Yahoo!
5 1 (2.70%) Twitter
Cheshire
Creative Personnel
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago