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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Social Media
Rank 85 82 73
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -9
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 11 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.09% 1.10% 0.62%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.90% 4.00% 2.69%
Number of salaries quoted 11 7 5
Average salary £40,000 £22,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+77.77% -43.75%
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+21.53% -4.41%
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
282 300 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 27.87% 27.40% 23.16%
Number of salaries quoted 235 240 157
Average salary £40,000 £43,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.04% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,400 £23,450 £25,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,000 £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 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 28 August 2014.

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 28 August 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
Cranbrook - 6 £40,000 - 1
Dartford - 1 £28,000 - 1
Social Media
South East

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 18 (66.67%) .NET
1 18 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 16 (59.26%) C#
2 16 (59.26%) ASP.NET
3 15 (55.56%) OO
3 15 (55.56%) MVC
3 15 (55.56%) Git (software)
3 15 (55.56%) Facebook
3 15 (55.56%) Web Application Development
4 14 (51.85%) SQL Server 2012
4 14 (51.85%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 14 (51.85%) ASP.NET Web API
4 14 (51.85%) ASP.NET MVC
4 14 (51.85%) BDD
4 14 (51.85%) NoSQL
4 14 (51.85%) Node.js
4 14 (51.85%) RESTful
4 14 (51.85%) Sony
4 14 (51.85%) Apple
4 14 (51.85%) BBC
4 14 (51.85%) TDD
4 14 (51.85%) Ruby
4 14 (51.85%) Yahoo!
4 14 (51.85%) Google
4 14 (51.85%) WCF
5 9 (33.33%) Marketing
6 5 (18.52%) E-Commerce
6 5 (18.52%) HTML
7 4 (14.81%) Web Development
7 4 (14.81%) Blog

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 14 (51.85%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.70%) Photoshop
1 1 (3.70%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) VPN
1 1 (3.70%) DNS
1 1 (3.70%) DAB
1 1 (3.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 14 (51.85%) SQL Server 2012
2 14 (51.85%) NoSQL
3 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 15 (55.56%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (33.33%) Marketing
2 2 (7.41%) Advertising
2 2 (7.41%) Publishing
3 1 (3.70%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (66.67%) Developer
2 14 (51.85%) .NET Developer
3 3 (11.11%) Digital Project Manager
3 3 (11.11%) Business Project Manager
3 3 (11.11%) Business Manager
3 3 (11.11%) Project Manager
3 3 (11.11%) Business Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Systems Developer
4 2 (7.41%) Marketing Executive
5 1 (3.70%) IT Assistant
5 1 (3.70%) Marketing Assistant
5 1 (3.70%) SQL DBA
5 1 (3.70%) Junior Developer
5 1 (3.70%) PHP Developer
5 1 (3.70%) Server Administrator
5 1 (3.70%) SQL Server DBA
5 1 (3.70%) DBA
5 1 (3.70%) Administrator
5 1 (3.70%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (66.67%) .NET
2 16 (59.26%) ASP.NET
3 14 (51.85%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 14 (51.85%) ASP.NET Web API
3 14 (51.85%) ASP.NET MVC
3 14 (51.85%) RESTful
3 14 (51.85%) WCF
4 5 (18.52%) HTML
5 3 (11.11%) CSS
6 2 (7.41%) XHTML
6 2 (7.41%) Ajax
7 1 (3.70%) Laravel
7 1 (3.70%) AngularJS
7 1 (3.70%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (51.85%) BBC
2 4 (14.81%) Blog
3 1 (3.70%) Graphic Design
3 1 (3.70%) Photography
3 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.70%) Statistics
3 1 (3.70%) Tandem
3 1 (3.70%) Clustering
3 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) OO
1 15 (55.56%) MVC
1 15 (55.56%) Web Application Development
2 14 (51.85%) BDD
2 14 (51.85%) TDD
3 5 (18.52%) E-Commerce
4 4 (14.81%) Web Development
5 3 (11.11%) Waterfall
5 3 (11.11%) Online Marketing
5 3 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (11.11%) Project Management
6 2 (7.41%) Content Management
6 2 (7.41%) Statistical Analysis
6 2 (7.41%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (7.41%) Market Research
7 1 (3.70%) Marketing Management
7 1 (3.70%) Change Control
7 1 (3.70%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 16 (59.26%) C#
2 14 (51.85%) Ruby
3 3 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.70%) PHP
4 1 (3.70%) SQL
4 1 (3.70%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
1 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (55.56%) Facebook
2 14 (51.85%) Sony
2 14 (51.85%) Apple
2 14 (51.85%) Yahoo!
2 14 (51.85%) Google
3 3 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 2 (7.41%) Twitter
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