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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Social Media
Rank 90 67 101
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +34
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 13 41 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.17% 3.98% 1.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.10% 8.12% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 11 35 11
Average salary £25,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.44% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £26,946 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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
419 505 457
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 37.65% 49.08% 41.06%
Number of salaries quoted 352 452 372
Average salary £37,500 £41,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.63% -2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,000 £59,300
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016. 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
Canterbury +9 4 £26,946 -32.63%
Maidstone - 1 £37,500 - 1
Social Media
South East

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 12 (50.00%) Marketing
2 10 (41.67%) SEO
3 9 (37.50%) Advertising
3 9 (37.50%) E-Commerce
3 9 (37.50%) Pay per click
3 9 (37.50%) Retail
4 8 (33.33%) Google
5 7 (29.17%) Data Protection
5 7 (29.17%) Analytics
5 7 (29.17%) AdWords
6 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (16.67%) Project Management
7 4 (16.67%) Degree
7 4 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
7 4 (16.67%) Digital Media
8 3 (12.50%) HTML5
8 3 (12.50%) Marketing Strategy
8 3 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (12.50%) Front End Development
8 3 (12.50%) User Experience
8 3 (12.50%) jQuery
8 3 (12.50%) Scrum
8 3 (12.50%) CMS
8 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
8 3 (12.50%) CSS
8 3 (12.50%) HTML
9 2 (8.33%) Java
9 2 (8.33%) Postgraduate
9 2 (8.33%) XHTML
9 2 (8.33%) CRM

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 (12.50%) CMS
2 1 (4.17%) Umbraco
2 1 (4.17%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 7 (29.17%) AdWords
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Ant
1 1 (4.17%) Eclipse
1 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.17%) PHPUnit
1 1 (4.17%) Subversion
General
1 12 (50.00%) Marketing
2 9 (37.50%) Advertising
2 9 (37.50%) Retail
3 1 (4.17%) Brand Awareness
3 1 (4.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (20.83%) Developer
2 4 (16.67%) Communications Officer
2 4 (16.67%) Junior
2 4 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Coordinator
3 3 (12.50%) Junior Project Coordinator
3 3 (12.50%) Junior Project Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Marketing Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Project Coordinator
3 3 (12.50%) Web Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Digital Marketing Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (8.33%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 2 (8.33%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Android Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Digital Account Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Digital Project Manager
5 1 (4.17%) iOS Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Mobile Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Social Media Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) CSS
1 3 (12.50%) HTML
1 3 (12.50%) HTML5
1 3 (12.50%) jQuery
1 3 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 2 (8.33%) Ajax
2 2 (8.33%) AngularJS
2 2 (8.33%) React
2 2 (8.33%) XHTML
2 2 (8.33%) Zurb Foundation
3 1 (4.17%) .NET
3 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.17%) CSS3
3 1 (4.17%) JSON
3 1 (4.17%) JSP
3 1 (4.17%) RESTful
3 1 (4.17%) Web Services
3 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Digital Media
2 3 (12.50%) User Experience
3 1 (4.17%) BBC
3 1 (4.17%) Blog
3 1 (4.17%) iPad
3 1 (4.17%) iPhone
3 1 (4.17%) Smartphone
3 1 (4.17%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Android
1 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) SEO
2 9 (37.50%) E-Commerce
2 9 (37.50%) Pay per click
3 7 (29.17%) Analytics
3 7 (29.17%) Data Protection
4 5 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
5 4 (16.67%) Project Management
6 3 (12.50%) Front End Development
6 3 (12.50%) Marketing Strategy
6 3 (12.50%) Scrum
7 2 (8.33%) B2B
7 2 (8.33%) CRM
7 2 (8.33%) Logistics
7 2 (8.33%) Web Development
8 1 (4.17%) Integration Testing
8 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2
8 1 (4.17%) Strategic Management
8 1 (4.17%) Strategic Planning
8 1 (4.17%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 2 (8.33%) Java
3 1 (4.17%) C#
3 1 (4.17%) Objective-C
3 1 (4.17%) PHP
3 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (8.33%) Postgraduate
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) Google
2 2 (8.33%) Facebook
2 2 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (4.17%) Adobe
3 1 (4.17%) Apple
3 1 (4.17%) Sitecore
3 1 (4.17%) Sony
3 1 (4.17%) Twitter
3 1 (4.17%) Yahoo!
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