The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Social Media
Rank 76 70 100
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +30
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 2 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.24% 0.68% 0.33%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.62% 2.09% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 4
Average salary £16,500 £19,500 £24,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% -18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -4.41%
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 Gloucestershire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
323 239 380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 39.15% 32.69% 30.97%
Number of salaries quoted 293 213 335
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £27,228 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,900 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Social Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Social Media Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Social Media
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Social Media Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Social Media
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Social Media within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
Cheltenham -10 2 £16,500 -8.33%
Social Media
South West

Social Media
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Advertising
1 2 (66.67%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) Intranet
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Blog

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Intranet
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Advertising
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) IT Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Recruitment Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) IT Recruitment Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Trainee
1 2 (66.67%) Trainee Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Intranet Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Blog
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared