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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Social Media
Rank 69 97 67
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -30
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 41 6 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.55% 0.50% 1.71%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.12% 1.33% 4.80%
Number of salaries quoted 34 5 13
Average salary £36,250 £60,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.58% +46.34%
UK excluding London average salary £36,250 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -6.66%
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
505 452 271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 43.76% 37.57% 35.70%
Number of salaries quoted 458 392 230
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £56,000
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 24 December 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 24 December 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
Tunbridge Wells +6 3 £75,000 +25.00%
West Malling - 3 £57,500 -
Canterbury - 1 £40,000 -
Deal - 1 £32,500 -
Social Media
South East

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 35 (55.56%) Marketing
2 19 (30.16%) Agile Software Development
3 17 (26.98%) Project Management
4 16 (25.40%) HTML
5 15 (23.81%) JavaScript
6 14 (22.22%) CSS
7 13 (20.63%) Web Services
8 12 (19.05%) PHP
9 11 (17.46%) Apple
9 11 (17.46%) Sony
9 11 (17.46%) SEO
9 11 (17.46%) BBC
9 11 (17.46%) Yahoo!
9 11 (17.46%) Google
9 11 (17.46%) Degree
9 11 (17.46%) Online Marketing
9 11 (17.46%) Facebook
10 9 (14.29%) Linux
10 9 (14.29%) Node.js
11 8 (12.70%) Java
11 8 (12.70%) OO
11 8 (12.70%) Adobe
11 8 (12.70%) Acrobat
11 8 (12.70%) Quark
11 8 (12.70%) TDD
11 8 (12.70%) jQuery
11 8 (12.70%) Time Management
11 8 (12.70%) WordPress
11 8 (12.70%) RESTful
11 8 (12.70%) HTML5

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 9 (14.29%) Node.js
2 8 (12.70%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (12.70%) Acrobat
2 3 (4.76%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.94%) LAN
1 5 (7.94%) WAN
2 2 (3.17%) HTTP
2 2 (3.17%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.17%) VPN
2 2 (3.17%) Internet
3 1 (1.59%) DAB
3 1 (1.59%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 7 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (6.35%) NoSQL
3 3 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 3 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (4.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (6.35%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.76%) Sublime Text
2 3 (4.76%) Dreamweaver
General
1 35 (55.56%) Marketing
2 6 (9.52%) Finance
3 5 (7.94%) Advertising
4 1 (1.59%) Publishing
4 1 (1.59%) Games
Job Titles
1 27 (42.86%) Developer
2 8 (12.70%) Graphic Designer
2 8 (12.70%) Consultant
2 8 (12.70%) SEO Consultant
2 8 (12.70%) Designer
3 7 (11.11%) Web Developer
3 7 (11.11%) Software Developer
3 7 (11.11%) PHP Developer
4 6 (9.52%) Project Manager
5 5 (7.94%) Android Developer
6 4 (6.35%) Business Manager
6 4 (6.35%) .NET Developer
7 3 (4.76%) Data Warehouse Developer
7 3 (4.76%) IT Project Manager
7 3 (4.76%) Analyst
7 3 (4.76%) Business Project Manager
7 3 (4.76%) Business Analyst
7 3 (4.76%) Architect
7 3 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 3 (4.76%) Account Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (25.40%) HTML
2 14 (22.22%) CSS
3 13 (20.63%) Web Services
4 8 (12.70%) jQuery
4 8 (12.70%) RESTful
4 8 (12.70%) HTML5
5 5 (7.94%) Laravel
5 5 (7.94%) XML
6 4 (6.35%) .NET
6 4 (6.35%) ASP.NET
6 4 (6.35%) WCF
6 4 (6.35%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 4 (6.35%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (6.35%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (4.76%) CSS3
8 2 (3.17%) Yii
8 2 (3.17%) Symfony
8 2 (3.17%) XHTML
9 1 (1.59%) OpenGL
9 1 (1.59%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.46%) BBC
2 8 (12.70%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.94%) Social Network
3 5 (7.94%) Mobile App
4 4 (6.35%) User Experience
4 4 (6.35%) Smartphone
4 4 (6.35%) Mainframe
5 3 (4.76%) W3C
5 3 (4.76%) Graphic Design
6 2 (3.17%) Blog
6 2 (3.17%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (3.17%) Open Source
7 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.59%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 9 (14.29%) Linux
2 7 (11.11%) UNIX
2 7 (11.11%) Windows
3 5 (7.94%) Android
4 2 (3.17%) Solaris
5 1 (1.59%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (30.16%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (26.98%) Project Management
3 11 (17.46%) SEO
3 11 (17.46%) Online Marketing
4 8 (12.70%) TDD
4 8 (12.70%) OO
4 8 (12.70%) Time Management
4 8 (12.70%) Analytics
5 7 (11.11%) DSDM
5 7 (11.11%) Waterfall
6 5 (7.94%) Web Application Development
6 5 (7.94%) Android Development
7 4 (6.35%) DevOps
7 4 (6.35%) Mentoring
7 4 (6.35%) People Management
7 4 (6.35%) Marketing Strategy
7 4 (6.35%) BDD
7 4 (6.35%) Web Development
7 4 (6.35%) E-Commerce
7 4 (6.35%) EAI
Programming Languages
1 15 (23.81%) JavaScript
2 12 (19.05%) PHP
3 8 (12.70%) Java
4 4 (6.35%) C#
4 4 (6.35%) Ruby
5 3 (4.76%) SQL
5 3 (4.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (17.46%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (17.46%) Apple
1 11 (17.46%) Sony
1 11 (17.46%) Yahoo!
1 11 (17.46%) Google
1 11 (17.46%) Facebook
2 8 (12.70%) Quark
2 8 (12.70%) Adobe
3 4 (6.35%) Oracle
4 3 (4.76%) VMware
5 2 (3.17%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.17%) Sun
5 2 (3.17%) Zend
Folkestone, Kent
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £32000 - £50000 per annum + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago