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 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Social Media
Rank 72 92 74
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -18
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 24 14 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.18% 1.20% 2.07%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.57% 3.46% 5.82%
Number of salaries quoted 12 13 16
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +29.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £25,100 £21,750
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
431 405 378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 39.11% 34.76% 35.53%
Number of salaries quoted 345 335 306
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
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 30 June 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 30 June 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 -9 17 £52,500 +90.90% 1
Maidstone +9 3 £35,000 +42.85%
Social Media
South East

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 (38.64%) Games
1 17 (38.64%) Marketing
1 17 (38.64%) Android
2 15 (34.09%) Mobile App
3 14 (31.82%) Mobile Application Development
3 14 (31.82%) Android Development
4 12 (27.27%) HTML
5 11 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 11 (25.00%) OpenGL
5 11 (25.00%) OAuth
5 11 (25.00%) Game Development
5 11 (25.00%) REST
5 11 (25.00%) Google
5 11 (25.00%) JSON
6 10 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (22.73%) SEO
7 9 (20.45%) Facebook
8 8 (18.18%) Analytics
8 8 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 8 (18.18%) Apple iOS
8 8 (18.18%) Git (software)
9 7 (15.91%) Time Management
9 7 (15.91%) CSS
10 6 (13.64%) OO
10 6 (13.64%) PHP
10 6 (13.64%) .NET
10 6 (13.64%) Java
10 6 (13.64%) Publishing
10 6 (13.64%) Twitter
10 6 (13.64%) Analytical Skills

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 (6.82%) IIS
1 3 (6.82%) Apache Solr
1 3 (6.82%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.27%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.27%) CMS
2 1 (2.27%) Umbraco
2 1 (2.27%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (11.36%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.09%) MS Office
3 1 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.27%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.36%) HTTP
1 5 (11.36%) Internet
2 1 (2.27%) PPP
2 1 (2.27%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.36%) MySQL
1 5 (11.36%) MongoDB
2 3 (6.82%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 5 (11.36%) PEAR
2 5 (11.36%) Subversion
3 3 (6.82%) NUnit
3 3 (6.82%) NuGet
General
1 17 (38.64%) Games
1 17 (38.64%) Marketing
2 6 (13.64%) Publishing
3 3 (6.82%) Retail
3 3 (6.82%) Finance
4 1 (2.27%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 23 (52.27%) Developer
2 11 (25.00%) Android Developer
3 9 (20.45%) Applications Developer
4 5 (11.36%) Analyst
4 5 (11.36%) Web Developer
4 5 (11.36%) Consultant
4 5 (11.36%) Software Developer
4 5 (11.36%) PHP Developer
4 5 (11.36%) PHP Web Developer
4 5 (11.36%) SEO Consultant
5 4 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
5 4 (9.09%) C# Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Architect
6 3 (6.82%) Mobile Developer
6 3 (6.82%) Social Media Manager
6 3 (6.82%) Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.55%) Digital Architect
7 2 (4.55%) Digital Solutions Architect
7 2 (4.55%) Campaign Manager
7 2 (4.55%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (27.27%) HTML
2 11 (25.00%) JSON
2 11 (25.00%) OAuth
2 11 (25.00%) OpenGL
2 11 (25.00%) REST
3 8 (18.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 7 (15.91%) CSS
5 6 (13.64%) .NET
6 5 (11.36%) Symfony
6 5 (11.36%) jQuery
6 5 (11.36%) Google Maps API
6 5 (11.36%) XHTML
6 5 (11.36%) Yii
7 3 (6.82%) HTML5
7 3 (6.82%) Xamarin.iOS
7 3 (6.82%) StructureMap
7 3 (6.82%) CSS3
8 2 (4.55%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (4.55%) SOAP
9 1 (2.27%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (34.09%) Mobile App
2 6 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.82%) User Experience
3 3 (6.82%) iPhone
3 3 (6.82%) Inversion of Control
3 3 (6.82%) iPad
3 3 (6.82%) BBC
3 3 (6.82%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.27%) Blog
4 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.27%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 17 (38.64%) Android
2 8 (18.18%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.27%) UNIX
3 1 (2.27%) Windows
3 1 (2.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.82%) Android Development
1 14 (31.82%) Mobile Application Development
2 11 (25.00%) Game Development
3 10 (22.73%) SEO
3 10 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (18.18%) Analytics
5 7 (15.91%) Time Management
6 6 (13.64%) OO
7 5 (11.36%) E-Commerce
7 5 (11.36%) Project Management
7 5 (11.36%) Online Marketing
7 5 (11.36%) Open Source
7 5 (11.36%) Unit Testing
7 5 (11.36%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (11.36%) BDD
7 5 (11.36%) iOS Development
8 4 (9.09%) Pay per click
9 3 (6.82%) MVC
9 3 (6.82%) SOA
9 3 (6.82%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 11 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (13.64%) PHP
2 6 (13.64%) Java
3 4 (9.09%) C#
4 3 (6.82%) C
4 3 (6.82%) Objective-C
5 2 (4.55%) Ruby
5 2 (4.55%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (2.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (25.00%) Google
2 9 (20.45%) Facebook
3 6 (13.64%) Twitter
4 5 (11.36%) Zend
5 3 (6.82%) Microsoft
5 3 (6.82%) Apple
5 3 (6.82%) Sony
5 3 (6.82%) Yahoo!
5 3 (6.82%) Xamarin
6 1 (2.27%) Oracle
6 1 (2.27%) Sitecore
6 1 (2.27%) Tealeaf
6 1 (2.27%) Tableau
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