The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon 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 34 43 41
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -2
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 2 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 1.16% 1.98% 0.82%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.90% 6.58% 3.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 3
Average salary £34,250 - £79,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,050 - £75,900
10% offered a salary of more than £40,450 - £79,900
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Social Media
London

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

Miscellaneous Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
69 76 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 39.88% 30.16% 23.98%
Number of salaries quoted 53 67 86
Average salary £37,500 £51,250 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.82% +34.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £33,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £59,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Social Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

Social Media Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Social Media
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

Social Media Salary Trend in Croydon

Social Media
Salary Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Social Media across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

Social Media Salary Histogram in Croydon

Social Media
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
1 2 (100.00%) SEO
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) CMS
1 2 (100.00%) Content Management
1 2 (100.00%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (100.00%) Sitecore
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Web Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Umbraco
2 1 (50.00%) Web Usability
2 1 (50.00%) User Experience

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 (100.00%) CMS
1 2 (100.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (50.00%) Umbraco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Graduate
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Web Editor
1 1 (50.00%) Web Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Web Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) SEO
1 2 (100.00%) Content Management
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Web Analytics
2 1 (50.00%) Web Usability
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Sitecore