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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Social Media
Rank - 87 74
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 0 10 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent - 0.91% 3.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 2.55% 7.20%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 32
Median salary - £27,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -15.38%
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-12.00% -
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
294 392 528
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 36.98% 35.70% 43.96%
Number of salaries quoted 230 338 475
Median salary £42,500 £38,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% -14.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,400 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Social Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing Social Media as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 3 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT jobs citing Social Media also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for Social Media.

1 4 (100.00%) Marketing
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) Blog

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

General
1 4 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Communications Officer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Blog
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree