The first 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 24 July 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 Croydon region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Social Media
Rank - 35 50
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 0 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon - 0.81% 0.66%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 2.90% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 2
Average salary - £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -2.98%
Miscellaneous Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
61 69 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 29.47% 27.82% 25.57%
Number of salaries quoted 47 52 70
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Social Media
London

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
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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 3 (60.00%) Retail
2 2 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (40.00%) Marketing
2 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (40.00%) B2B
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Adobe
2 2 (40.00%) Acrobat
2 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (40.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (40.00%) InDesign

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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.

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (40.00%) Photoshop
1 2 (40.00%) Acrobat
1 2 (40.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (40.00%) InDesign
General
1 3 (60.00%) Retail
2 2 (40.00%) Marketing
2 2 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Social Media Executive
2 2 (40.00%) Junior Graphic Designer
2 2 (40.00%) Designer
2 2 (40.00%) Junior Designer
2 2 (40.00%) Junior
2 2 (40.00%) Graphic Designer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) B2B
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) Adobe