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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Social Media
Rank 71 104 66
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -38
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 38 2 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 3.22% 0.16% 2.04%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.93% 0.44% 5.86%
Number of salaries quoted 33 1 16
Average salary £32,500 £17,250 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+88.40% -57.92%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
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
479 458 273
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 40.63% 36.85% 34.78%
Number of salaries quoted 438 396 235
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,113 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £50,000
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 27 November 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 27 November 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 +11 3 £75,000 +334.78% 1
Canterbury - 3 £40,000 - 1
Dartford - 2 £28,000 -
West Malling - 2 £57,500 - 1
Deal - 1 £32,500 -
Social Media
South East

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 22 (44.90%) Marketing
2 20 (40.82%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (26.53%) Project Management
4 12 (24.49%) Web Services
5 11 (22.45%) HTML
5 11 (22.45%) Apple
5 11 (22.45%) BBC
5 11 (22.45%) Sony
5 11 (22.45%) Yahoo!
5 11 (22.45%) Google
5 11 (22.45%) Facebook
6 10 (20.41%) JavaScript
6 10 (20.41%) OO
7 9 (18.37%) Linux
7 9 (18.37%) CSS
7 9 (18.37%) RESTful
7 9 (18.37%) TDD
8 8 (16.33%) SQL Server
8 8 (16.33%) SQL Server 2012
9 7 (14.29%) Web Application Development
9 7 (14.29%) PHP
9 7 (14.29%) Java
9 7 (14.29%) UNIX
9 7 (14.29%) Windows
9 7 (14.29%) DSDM
9 7 (14.29%) SEO
9 7 (14.29%) Degree
9 7 (14.29%) Online Marketing
9 7 (14.29%) Waterfall
10 6 (12.24%) BDD

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 6 (12.24%) Node.js
2 4 (8.16%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (8.16%) Acrobat
2 3 (6.12%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.20%) LAN
1 5 (10.20%) WAN
2 2 (4.08%) HTTP
2 2 (4.08%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.08%) VPN
2 2 (4.08%) Internet
3 1 (2.04%) DAB
3 1 (2.04%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.33%) SQL Server
1 8 (16.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (12.24%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.08%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (4.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (12.24%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.12%) Sublime Text
2 3 (6.12%) Dreamweaver
General
1 22 (44.90%) Marketing
2 6 (12.24%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (42.86%) Developer
2 7 (14.29%) Software Developer
2 7 (14.29%) Web Developer
3 6 (12.24%) Project Manager
3 6 (12.24%) .NET Developer
4 4 (8.16%) Consultant
4 4 (8.16%) Business Manager
4 4 (8.16%) Graphic Designer
4 4 (8.16%) SEO Consultant
4 4 (8.16%) Designer
5 3 (6.12%) Account Director
5 3 (6.12%) Digital Project Manager
5 3 (6.12%) Front-End Developer
5 3 (6.12%) Android Developer
5 3 (6.12%) Business Project Manager
5 3 (6.12%) Business Analyst
5 3 (6.12%) Architect
5 3 (6.12%) Analyst
5 3 (6.12%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (4.08%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (24.49%) Web Services
2 11 (22.45%) HTML
3 9 (18.37%) CSS
3 9 (18.37%) RESTful
4 6 (12.24%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (12.24%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 6 (12.24%) ASP.NET Web API
4 6 (12.24%) WCF
4 6 (12.24%) .NET
4 6 (12.24%) ASP.NET
5 5 (10.20%) XML
6 3 (6.12%) jQuery
6 3 (6.12%) CSS3
6 3 (6.12%) HTML5
7 2 (4.08%) Yii
7 2 (4.08%) Symfony
7 2 (4.08%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.45%) BBC
2 5 (10.20%) Social Network
3 4 (8.16%) Mobile App
3 4 (8.16%) User Experience
3 4 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.16%) Mainframe
4 3 (6.12%) W3C
4 3 (6.12%) Smartphone
4 3 (6.12%) Graphic Design
5 2 (4.08%) Blog
5 2 (4.08%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (4.08%) Open Source
6 1 (2.04%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.04%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.37%) Linux
2 7 (14.29%) UNIX
2 7 (14.29%) Windows
3 3 (6.12%) Android
4 2 (4.08%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (40.82%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (26.53%) Project Management
3 10 (20.41%) OO
4 9 (18.37%) TDD
5 7 (14.29%) Online Marketing
5 7 (14.29%) Waterfall
5 7 (14.29%) DSDM
5 7 (14.29%) SEO
5 7 (14.29%) Web Application Development
6 6 (12.24%) MVC
6 6 (12.24%) BDD
7 4 (8.16%) Time Management
7 4 (8.16%) Web Development
7 4 (8.16%) Configuration Management
7 4 (8.16%) OOA/OOD
7 4 (8.16%) E-Commerce
7 4 (8.16%) EAI
7 4 (8.16%) SOA
7 4 (8.16%) Analytics
7 4 (8.16%) Marketing Strategy
Programming Languages
1 10 (20.41%) JavaScript
2 7 (14.29%) PHP
2 7 (14.29%) Java
3 6 (12.24%) C#
3 6 (12.24%) Ruby
4 2 (4.08%) SQL
4 2 (4.08%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 11 (22.45%) Apple
1 11 (22.45%) Sony
1 11 (22.45%) Yahoo!
1 11 (22.45%) Google
1 11 (22.45%) Facebook
2 4 (8.16%) Quark
2 4 (8.16%) Oracle
2 4 (8.16%) Adobe
3 3 (6.12%) VMware
4 2 (4.08%) Sun
4 2 (4.08%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.08%) Zend
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