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

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Social Media
Rank 97 105 106
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +1
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 24 17 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.36% 0.95% 1.27%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.92% 2.77% 4.04%
Number of salaries quoted 9 12 22
Average salary £25,000 £40,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% +45.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £34,100 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £40,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
613 613 594
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 34.61% 34.36% 31.38%
Number of salaries quoted 476 403 432
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 1 April 2015.

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 1 April 2015. 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
Knutsford +3 15 £25,000 -
Chester +16 6 £23,500 -41.25% 1
Warrington +9 2 £27,500 -31.25% 2
Social Media
North West

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 52 (72.22%) Marketing
2 27 (37.50%) Photoshop
3 25 (34.72%) Email Marketing
4 24 (33.33%) Google
5 22 (30.56%) HTML
6 21 (29.17%) C#
6 21 (29.17%) JavaScript
6 21 (29.17%) .NET
6 21 (29.17%) SQL Server
7 20 (27.78%) CSS
7 20 (27.78%) jQuery
7 20 (27.78%) WordPress
7 20 (27.78%) HTML5
7 20 (27.78%) CSS3
8 19 (26.39%) CMS
9 18 (25.00%) CRM
9 18 (25.00%) Facebook
9 18 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
10 17 (23.61%) Umbraco
10 17 (23.61%) EPiServer
10 17 (23.61%) Modernizr
10 17 (23.61%) Eloqua
11 16 (22.22%) Git (software)
12 14 (19.44%) MySQL
13 13 (18.06%) Salesforce.com
13 13 (18.06%) MVC
14 12 (16.67%) Web Design
15 11 (15.28%) SQL
15 11 (15.28%) XML
15 11 (15.28%) Microsoft

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, 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 20 (27.78%) WordPress
2 19 (26.39%) CMS
3 17 (23.61%) Umbraco
4 10 (13.89%) Node.js
5 1 (1.39%) SharePoint
Applications
1 27 (37.50%) Photoshop
2 9 (12.50%) Adobe Illustrator
2 9 (12.50%) Adobe After Effects
2 9 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.39%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (5.56%) Google Analytics
2 3 (4.17%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.78%) Intranet
1 2 (2.78%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (29.17%) SQL Server
2 14 (19.44%) MySQL
3 10 (13.89%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (22.22%) Git (software)
2 6 (8.33%) Grunt
General
1 52 (72.22%) Marketing
2 7 (9.72%) Advertising
3 6 (8.33%) Retail
4 3 (4.17%) Billing
4 3 (4.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 31 (43.06%) Developer
2 10 (13.89%) .NET Developer
3 9 (12.50%) Front-End Developer
4 7 (9.72%) Resourcer
5 6 (8.33%) Social Media Specialist
5 6 (8.33%) Designer
6 5 (6.94%) Web Designer
7 4 (5.56%) Web Developer
7 4 (5.56%) Recruitment Resourcer
7 4 (5.56%) Social Media Manager
8 3 (4.17%) Consultant
8 3 (4.17%) Recruitment Consultant
8 3 (4.17%) Front-End Web Developer
9 2 (2.78%) Trainee
9 2 (2.78%) Social Media Executive
10 1 (1.39%) Trainee Consultant
10 1 (1.39%) Marketing Executive
10 1 (1.39%) SEO Manager
10 1 (1.39%) Graduate
10 1 (1.39%) Account Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (30.56%) HTML
2 21 (29.17%) .NET
3 20 (27.78%) CSS
3 20 (27.78%) HTML5
3 20 (27.78%) CSS3
3 20 (27.78%) jQuery
4 17 (23.61%) Modernizr
5 11 (15.28%) Razor View Engine
5 11 (15.28%) XML
6 10 (13.89%) ASP.NET
6 10 (13.89%) RESTful
6 10 (13.89%) ASP.NET MVC
6 10 (13.89%) WCF
6 10 (13.89%) ASP.NET Web API
7 6 (8.33%) Sass
7 6 (8.33%) LESS
8 3 (4.17%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.89%) BBC
2 7 (9.72%) Copywriting
3 6 (8.33%) Photography
3 6 (8.33%) Mobile App
4 5 (6.94%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (6.94%) iPhone
5 3 (4.17%) Life Science
6 1 (1.39%) Blog
6 1 (1.39%) RIA
6 1 (1.39%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.39%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.39%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (34.72%) Email Marketing
2 18 (25.00%) CRM
2 18 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 13 (18.06%) MVC
4 12 (16.67%) Web Design
5 10 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (13.89%) TDD
5 10 (13.89%) Content Management
5 10 (13.89%) BDD
5 10 (13.89%) Web Application Development
5 10 (13.89%) OO
6 9 (12.50%) B2B
7 8 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
7 8 (11.11%) Pay per click
8 7 (9.72%) B2C
9 6 (8.33%) Logistics
9 6 (8.33%) Competitor Analysis
9 6 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (6.94%) Monte Carlo Method
10 5 (6.94%) Social Media Marketing
Programming Languages
1 21 (29.17%) C#
1 21 (29.17%) JavaScript
2 11 (15.28%) SQL
3 10 (13.89%) Ruby
4 3 (4.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (6.94%) Degree
Vendors
1 24 (33.33%) Google
2 18 (25.00%) Facebook
3 17 (23.61%) EPiServer
3 17 (23.61%) Eloqua
4 13 (18.06%) Salesforce.com
5 11 (15.28%) Microsoft
6 10 (13.89%) Sony
6 10 (13.89%) Yahoo!
6 10 (13.89%) Apple
7 8 (11.11%) Twitter
8 5 (6.94%) Adobe
9 3 (4.17%) Zend
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