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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Social Media
Rank 76 92 77
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -15
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 20 21 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.06% 1.69% 1.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.57% 4.03% 3.36%
Number of salaries quoted 20 16 7
Average salary £40,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,150 £23,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £52,500 £64,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
438 521 387
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 45.20% 41.85% 33.80%
Number of salaries quoted 383 378 308
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £42,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +0.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £72,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 31 March 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 31 March 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
Maidstone +32 3 £40,000 +66.66% 1
Tunbridge Wells -3 3 £50,000 -16.66% 4
Folkestone - 3 £33,500 -
Sevenoaks - 1 £22,500 -
Social Media
South East

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 42 (67.74%) Marketing
2 21 (33.87%) SEO
2 21 (33.87%) HTML
3 19 (30.65%) JavaScript
4 16 (25.81%) CSS
4 16 (25.81%) Analytics
5 15 (24.19%) PHP
5 15 (24.19%) Time Management
6 14 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (20.97%) Online Marketing
7 13 (20.97%) Project Management
8 11 (17.74%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (17.74%) jQuery
9 10 (16.13%) Degree
9 10 (16.13%) Google
9 10 (16.13%) Web Services
10 9 (14.52%) Linux
10 9 (14.52%) WordPress
11 8 (12.90%) Publishing
11 8 (12.90%) Adobe
11 8 (12.90%) Acrobat
11 8 (12.90%) Quark
11 8 (12.90%) OO
11 8 (12.90%) Java
11 8 (12.90%) Mobile App
11 8 (12.90%) Facebook
11 8 (12.90%) HTML5
12 6 (9.68%) Mentoring
12 6 (9.68%) SOA
12 6 (9.68%) Games

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 9 (14.52%) WordPress
2 5 (8.06%) Node.js
3 2 (3.23%) CMS
Applications
1 8 (12.90%) Acrobat
2 3 (4.84%) Photoshop
3 2 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (3.23%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.61%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.61%) WebTrends
1 1 (1.61%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.61%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.06%) HTTP
1 5 (8.06%) Internet
2 2 (3.23%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.23%) VPN
2 2 (3.23%) LAN
2 2 (3.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.84%) MySQL
1 3 (4.84%) SQL Server
1 3 (4.84%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (4.84%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (4.84%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 3 (4.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (4.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (4.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (4.84%) MongoDB
1 3 (4.84%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (4.84%) Dreamweaver
1 3 (4.84%) Subversion
1 3 (4.84%) Git (software)
1 3 (4.84%) PEAR
1 3 (4.84%) Sublime Text
General
1 42 (67.74%) Marketing
2 8 (12.90%) Publishing
3 6 (9.68%) Games
4 5 (8.06%) Advertising
5 3 (4.84%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (38.71%) Developer
2 13 (20.97%) Consultant
2 13 (20.97%) SEO Consultant
3 10 (16.13%) PHP Developer
4 9 (14.52%) Web Developer
4 9 (14.52%) Software Developer
5 8 (12.90%) Graphic Designer
5 8 (12.90%) Designer
6 5 (8.06%) Full Stack Developer
6 5 (8.06%) PHP Web Developer
6 5 (8.06%) Architect
7 4 (6.45%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (6.45%) Android Developer
8 3 (4.84%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
8 3 (4.84%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 3 (4.84%) Front-End Developer
8 3 (4.84%) Data Warehouse Developer
9 2 (3.23%) Account Manager
9 2 (3.23%) Analyst
9 2 (3.23%) Campaign Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (33.87%) HTML
2 16 (25.81%) CSS
3 11 (17.74%) jQuery
4 10 (16.13%) Web Services
5 8 (12.90%) HTML5
6 5 (8.06%) Yii
6 5 (8.06%) XHTML
6 5 (8.06%) Symfony
6 5 (8.06%) Laravel
7 4 (6.45%) XML
8 3 (4.84%) OpenGL
8 3 (4.84%) REST
8 3 (4.84%) CSS3
8 3 (4.84%) Google Maps API
8 3 (4.84%) OAuth
8 3 (4.84%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (4.84%) JSON
9 2 (3.23%) Ruby on Rails
10 1 (1.61%) SOAP
10 1 (1.61%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (22.58%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (12.90%) Mobile App
3 5 (8.06%) Mainframe
3 5 (8.06%) Open Source
4 4 (6.45%) User Experience
4 4 (6.45%) BBC
4 4 (6.45%) Social Network
5 3 (4.84%) W3C
5 3 (4.84%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.61%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.61%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.52%) Linux
2 5 (8.06%) UNIX
2 5 (8.06%) Windows
3 4 (6.45%) Android
4 3 (4.84%) Apple iOS
5 2 (3.23%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (33.87%) SEO
2 16 (25.81%) Analytics
3 15 (24.19%) Time Management
4 13 (20.97%) Online Marketing
4 13 (20.97%) Project Management
5 11 (17.74%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (12.90%) OO
7 6 (9.68%) SOA
7 6 (9.68%) Mentoring
8 5 (8.06%) DevOps
8 5 (8.06%) People Management
8 5 (8.06%) OOA/OOD
8 5 (8.06%) EAI
8 5 (8.06%) DSDM
8 5 (8.06%) Waterfall
8 5 (8.06%) Configuration Management
9 4 (6.45%) Android Development
10 3 (4.84%) iOS Development
10 3 (4.84%) Mobile Application Development
10 3 (4.84%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 19 (30.65%) JavaScript
2 15 (24.19%) PHP
3 8 (12.90%) Java
4 3 (4.84%) SQL
4 3 (4.84%) T-SQL
5 2 (3.23%) Python
5 2 (3.23%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (16.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.61%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (16.13%) Google
2 8 (12.90%) Adobe
2 8 (12.90%) Quark
2 8 (12.90%) Facebook
3 5 (8.06%) Oracle
3 5 (8.06%) Zend
4 4 (6.45%) Microsoft
4 4 (6.45%) Twitter
4 4 (6.45%) Sony
4 4 (6.45%) Yahoo!
4 4 (6.45%) Apple
5 2 (3.23%) Sun
5 2 (3.23%) Tealeaf
5 2 (3.23%) Tableau
Maidstone, Kent
1st Choice Computer Appointments Ltd
Salary: From £18,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Rark Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £25000 Per Annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 Per Annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Tunbridge Wells
AXA
Salary: up to c £63,200 dep on exp + bonus + bens
Posted: 14 days ago