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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Social Media
Rank 73 88 74
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -14
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 22 6 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.21% 0.56% 0.75%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.59% 1.62% 2.26%
Number of salaries quoted 18 2 6
Average salary £40,000 £22,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+77.77% -43.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £22,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £22,500 £48,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -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
334 370 266
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 33.50% 34.55% 33.42%
Number of salaries quoted 266 312 223
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,550 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 - 4 £40,000 - 1
Dartford - 3 £28,000 - 1
Canterbury - 3 £40,000 - 1
Tunbridge Wells +26 1 £52,500 +133.33%
Social Media
South East

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 20 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (44.44%) Facebook
3 15 (41.67%) RESTful
3 15 (41.67%) Sony
3 15 (41.67%) BBC
3 15 (41.67%) TDD
3 15 (41.67%) Yahoo!
3 15 (41.67%) Google
3 15 (41.67%) Apple
4 14 (38.89%) C#
4 14 (38.89%) .NET
4 14 (38.89%) SQL Server
4 14 (38.89%) ASP.NET
5 13 (36.11%) OO
5 13 (36.11%) MVC
5 13 (36.11%) Web Application Development
5 13 (36.11%) Git (software)
6 12 (33.33%) WCF
6 12 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 12 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 12 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 12 (33.33%) BDD
6 12 (33.33%) NoSQL
6 12 (33.33%) Node.js
6 12 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
6 12 (33.33%) Ruby
7 11 (30.56%) Marketing
8 9 (25.00%) Project Management
9 5 (13.89%) HTML
9 5 (13.89%) Web Development

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 12 (33.33%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.33%) LAN
1 3 (8.33%) WAN
2 1 (2.78%) Intranet
2 1 (2.78%) Internet
2 1 (2.78%) DAB
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (38.89%) SQL Server
2 12 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 12 (33.33%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.78%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 13 (36.11%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (30.56%) Marketing
2 3 (8.33%) Finance
3 2 (5.56%) Advertising
3 2 (5.56%) Publishing
4 1 (2.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (52.78%) Developer
2 12 (33.33%) .NET Developer
3 6 (16.67%) Project Manager
4 3 (8.33%) Business Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) Business Manager
4 3 (8.33%) Business Project Manager
4 3 (8.33%) IT Project Manager
4 3 (8.33%) Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) Digital Project Manager
4 3 (8.33%) Account Director
4 3 (8.33%) Android Developer
5 2 (5.56%) Marketing Executive
5 2 (5.56%) Systems Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Software Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Web Manager
6 1 (2.78%) PHP Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Web Developer
6 1 (2.78%) Web Content Manager
6 1 (2.78%) Marketing Assistant
6 1 (2.78%) Content Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (41.67%) RESTful
2 14 (38.89%) .NET
2 14 (38.89%) ASP.NET
3 12 (33.33%) WCF
3 12 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 12 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 12 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 5 (13.89%) HTML
5 4 (11.11%) CSS
5 4 (11.11%) Web Services
6 2 (5.56%) Ajax
6 2 (5.56%) XHTML
7 1 (2.78%) XML
7 1 (2.78%) LAMP
7 1 (2.78%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.78%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 15 (41.67%) BBC
2 4 (11.11%) Blog
3 3 (8.33%) Smartphone
3 3 (8.33%) Graphic Design
4 1 (2.78%) Statistics
4 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.78%) Photography
4 1 (2.78%) Copywriting
4 1 (2.78%) Social Network
4 1 (2.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.33%) UNIX
1 3 (8.33%) Windows
1 3 (8.33%) Android
2 1 (2.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (41.67%) TDD
3 13 (36.11%) OO
3 13 (36.11%) MVC
3 13 (36.11%) Web Application Development
4 12 (33.33%) BDD
5 9 (25.00%) Project Management
6 5 (13.89%) Web Development
6 5 (13.89%) Digital Marketing
7 4 (11.11%) E-Commerce
8 3 (8.33%) DSDM
8 3 (8.33%) PRINCE
8 3 (8.33%) ITIL
8 3 (8.33%) PRINCE2
8 3 (8.33%) Strategic Planning
8 3 (8.33%) Service Management
8 3 (8.33%) Creative Marketing
8 3 (8.33%) Online Marketing
8 3 (8.33%) Waterfall
8 3 (8.33%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (38.89%) C#
2 12 (33.33%) Ruby
3 4 (11.11%) JavaScript
4 3 (8.33%) Java
5 2 (5.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (5.56%) Degree
Vendors
1 16 (44.44%) Facebook
2 15 (41.67%) Sony
2 15 (41.67%) Yahoo!
2 15 (41.67%) Google
2 15 (41.67%) Apple
3 3 (8.33%) VMware
4 2 (5.56%) Twitter
4 2 (5.56%) Microsoft
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