The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Social Media
Rank 66 55 52
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -3
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 18 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 2.60% 1.52% 2.00%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.23% 3.90% 7.91%
Number of salaries quoted 17 9 10
Average salary £27,500 £52,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.61% +90.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £29,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £52,500 £28,250
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Social Media
South West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
249 231 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 35.93% 38.95% 25.32%
Number of salaries quoted 196 184 118
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Social Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Social Media Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Social Media
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Social Media Salary Trend in Dorset

Social Media
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Social Media across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Social Media Salary Histogram in Dorset

Social Media
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Social Media within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 24 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
Bournemouth -5 12 £24,000 -17.24%
Poole -10 5 £36,000 -31.42%
Social Media
South West

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 18 (85.71%) HTML
2 17 (80.95%) JavaScript
3 14 (66.67%) Analytics
4 12 (57.14%) MySQL
5 10 (47.62%) CSS
6 9 (42.86%) Marketing
6 9 (42.86%) Web Development
7 8 (38.10%) E-Commerce
7 8 (38.10%) SEO
8 7 (33.33%) TIBCO
8 7 (33.33%) SQL
8 7 (33.33%) Oracle
8 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
8 7 (33.33%) Linux
8 7 (33.33%) Python
8 7 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (33.33%) Google
8 7 (33.33%) Spotfire
8 7 (33.33%) Google Analytics
8 7 (33.33%) NoSQL
8 7 (33.33%) Big Data
9 5 (23.81%) jQuery
9 5 (23.81%) Git (software)
9 5 (23.81%) PHP
9 5 (23.81%) MVC
9 5 (23.81%) Subversion
9 5 (23.81%) Marketing Strategy
10 4 (19.05%) Backbone.js
10 4 (19.05%) CSS3
10 4 (19.05%) Laravel

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 (9.52%) CMS
2 1 (4.76%) Drupal
2 1 (4.76%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) Photoshop
2 1 (4.76%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (33.33%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (57.14%) MySQL
2 7 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (33.33%) Spotfire
2 7 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 7 (33.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) Subversion
1 5 (23.81%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.76%) Dreamweaver
General
1 9 (42.86%) Marketing
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) Developer
3 5 (23.81%) SEO Executive
4 4 (19.05%) Business Analyst
4 4 (19.05%) Front-End Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Data Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Oracle Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) TIBCO Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Web Content Editor
6 2 (9.52%) Content Editor
6 2 (9.52%) Server Analyst
6 2 (9.52%) Web Editor
6 2 (9.52%) SQL Data Analyst
7 1 (4.76%) Content Manager
7 1 (4.76%) Web Project Manager
7 1 (4.76%) Project Manager
7 1 (4.76%) Web Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (85.71%) HTML
2 10 (47.62%) CSS
3 5 (23.81%) jQuery
4 4 (19.05%) Ext JS
4 4 (19.05%) HTML5
4 4 (19.05%) CSS3
4 4 (19.05%) Laravel
4 4 (19.05%) Backbone.js
4 4 (19.05%) Sass
4 4 (19.05%) LESS
4 4 (19.05%) AngularJS
4 4 (19.05%) Ajax
4 4 (19.05%) Symfony
4 4 (19.05%) CodeIgniter
5 1 (4.76%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (4.76%) XML
5 1 (4.76%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) User Experience
1 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (66.67%) Analytics
2 9 (42.86%) Web Development
3 8 (38.10%) E-Commerce
3 8 (38.10%) SEO
4 7 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (23.81%) MVC
5 5 (23.81%) Marketing Strategy
6 3 (14.29%) Data Analysis
6 3 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (9.52%) Online Marketing
7 2 (9.52%) Pay per click
7 2 (9.52%) CRM
8 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
8 1 (4.76%) Validation
8 1 (4.76%) Content Management
8 1 (4.76%) B2C
8 1 (4.76%) Project Management
8 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
8 1 (4.76%) Digital Content Management
8 1 (4.76%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 17 (80.95%) JavaScript
2 7 (33.33%) SQL
2 7 (33.33%) Python
3 5 (23.81%) PHP
4 1 (4.76%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Oracle
1 7 (33.33%) TIBCO
1 7 (33.33%) Google
2 4 (19.05%) Zend
3 1 (4.76%) Salesforce.com