The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Social Media
Rank 82 94 73
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -21
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 19 11 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.72% 0.99% 1.85%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.49% 2.68% 5.19%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 13
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +29.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £21,300
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
Social Media
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
423 410 385
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 38.32% 36.94% 35.62%
Number of salaries quoted 338 331 318
Average salary £38,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Social Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Social Media Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Social Media
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Social Media Salary Trend in Kent

Social Media
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Social Media across the Kent region over the 3 months to 5 August 2015.

Social Media Salary Histogram in Kent

Social Media
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Social Media within the Kent region over the 3 months to 5 August 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
Tunbridge Wells -13 13 £52,500 +90.90% 1
Maidstone - 3 £35,000 -
Social Media
South East

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 17 (44.74%) Android
2 16 (42.11%) Games
3 14 (36.84%) Android Development
4 13 (34.21%) Mobile App
4 13 (34.21%) Mobile Application Development
5 12 (31.58%) Marketing
6 11 (28.95%) Google
6 11 (28.95%) HTML
6 11 (28.95%) JavaScript
7 10 (26.32%) OpenGL
7 10 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (26.32%) OAuth
7 10 (26.32%) JSON
7 10 (26.32%) Game Development
7 10 (26.32%) REST
7 10 (26.32%) Facebook
8 8 (21.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 8 (21.05%) Git (software)
8 8 (21.05%) .NET
9 7 (18.42%) E-Commerce
9 7 (18.42%) Apple iOS
10 6 (15.79%) Twitter
10 6 (15.79%) PHP
10 6 (15.79%) Java
10 6 (15.79%) C#
10 6 (15.79%) CSS
11 5 (13.16%) SEO
11 5 (13.16%) Subversion
11 5 (13.16%) Pay per click
11 5 (13.16%) OO

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 3 (7.89%) IIS
1 3 (7.89%) Umbraco
1 3 (7.89%) Apache Solr
1 3 (7.89%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.63%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.63%) WordPress
2 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) MS Office
1 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.16%) HTTP
1 5 (13.16%) Internet
2 1 (2.63%) PPP
2 1 (2.63%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.16%) MySQL
1 5 (13.16%) MongoDB
2 3 (7.89%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (21.05%) Git (software)
2 5 (13.16%) PEAR
2 5 (13.16%) Subversion
3 3 (7.89%) NUnit
3 3 (7.89%) NuGet
General
1 16 (42.11%) Games
2 12 (31.58%) Marketing
3 3 (7.89%) Retail
3 3 (7.89%) Finance
3 3 (7.89%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 25 (65.79%) Developer
2 10 (26.32%) Applications Developer
2 10 (26.32%) Android Developer
3 6 (15.79%) C# Developer
4 5 (13.16%) PHP Developer
4 5 (13.16%) Software Developer
4 5 (13.16%) Analyst
4 5 (13.16%) Web Developer
4 5 (13.16%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (13.16%) PHP Web Developer
5 4 (10.53%) Mobile Developer
6 3 (7.89%) Social Media Manager
6 3 (7.89%) Junior
7 2 (5.26%) .NET Developer
7 2 (5.26%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Junior Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Junior C# Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Junior .NET Developer
7 2 (5.26%) Account Manager
7 2 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (28.95%) HTML
2 10 (26.32%) JSON
2 10 (26.32%) OAuth
2 10 (26.32%) OpenGL
2 10 (26.32%) REST
3 8 (21.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 8 (21.05%) .NET
4 6 (15.79%) CSS
5 5 (13.16%) Symfony
5 5 (13.16%) jQuery
5 5 (13.16%) Google Maps API
5 5 (13.16%) XHTML
5 5 (13.16%) Yii
6 3 (7.89%) HTML5
6 3 (7.89%) Xamarin.iOS
6 3 (7.89%) StructureMap
6 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET
6 3 (7.89%) CSS3
7 2 (5.26%) SOAP
7 2 (5.26%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 13 (34.21%) Mobile App
2 5 (13.16%) User Experience
3 4 (10.53%) iPhone
3 4 (10.53%) BBC
3 4 (10.53%) Smartphone
3 4 (10.53%) iPad
4 3 (7.89%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.63%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 17 (44.74%) Android
2 7 (18.42%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (36.84%) Android Development
2 13 (34.21%) Mobile Application Development
3 10 (26.32%) Game Development
3 10 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (18.42%) E-Commerce
5 5 (13.16%) OO
5 5 (13.16%) SEO
5 5 (13.16%) Pay per click
5 5 (13.16%) Unit Testing
5 5 (13.16%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (13.16%) Open Source
5 5 (13.16%) BDD
6 4 (10.53%) iOS Development
6 4 (10.53%) Mobile Development
7 3 (7.89%) Mobile First
7 3 (7.89%) Mobile Marketing
7 3 (7.89%) MVC
8 2 (5.26%) SOA
8 2 (5.26%) Content Management
8 2 (5.26%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 11 (28.95%) JavaScript
2 6 (15.79%) PHP
2 6 (15.79%) C#
2 6 (15.79%) Java
3 4 (10.53%) Objective-C
4 3 (7.89%) C
5 2 (5.26%) Ruby
5 2 (5.26%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (2.63%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (28.95%) Google
2 10 (26.32%) Facebook
3 6 (15.79%) Twitter
4 5 (13.16%) Zend
5 4 (10.53%) Apple
5 4 (10.53%) Sony
5 4 (10.53%) Yahoo!
6 3 (7.89%) Sitecore
6 3 (7.89%) Xamarin
6 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
Tunbridge Wells
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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