The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Social Media
Rank 42 45 50
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +5
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 24 10 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 4.87% 2.49% 1.43%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 14.91% 8.13% 7.29%
Number of salaries quoted 18 7 6
Average salary £22,500 £20,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £15,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £35,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +7.35%
Social Media
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Lancashire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
161 123 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 32.66% 30.60% 19.59%
Number of salaries quoted 133 98 81
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,084 £20,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,300 £37,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Social Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Social Media across the Lancashire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Social Media Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Social Media
Salary Trend in Lancashire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Social Media across the Lancashire region.

Social Media Salary Trend in Lancashire

Social Media
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Social Media within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
Preston +7 13 £27,000 +35.00% 3
Blackpool - 2 £24,375 -
Social Media
North West

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 29 (85.29%) Marketing
2 27 (79.41%) HTML
3 25 (73.53%) Digital Marketing
4 24 (70.59%) Web Development
5 23 (67.65%) CSS
6 22 (64.71%) PHP
6 22 (64.71%) jQuery
7 21 (61.76%) WordPress
7 21 (61.76%) Pay per click
7 21 (61.76%) Email Marketing
7 21 (61.76%) Content Management
7 21 (61.76%) SEO
8 17 (50.00%) Social Media Marketing
9 14 (41.18%) Photoshop
10 12 (35.29%) CMS
11 11 (32.35%) Degree
12 9 (26.47%) Twitter
13 8 (23.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 7 (20.59%) User Experience
15 6 (17.65%) Responsive Web Design
15 6 (17.65%) Web Design
16 5 (14.71%) Google
16 5 (14.71%) JavaScript
16 5 (14.71%) Facebook
17 4 (11.76%) Analytics
17 4 (11.76%) Google Analytics
17 4 (11.76%) Copywriting
17 4 (11.76%) Blog
17 4 (11.76%) E-Commerce
17 4 (11.76%) B2B

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 21 (61.76%) WordPress
2 12 (35.29%) CMS
Applications
1 14 (41.18%) Photoshop
2 8 (23.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 4 (11.76%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (11.76%) InDesign
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.76%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.82%) MySQL
1 3 (8.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Visual Studio
General
1 29 (85.29%) Marketing
2 4 (11.76%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 22 (64.71%) Developer
2 8 (23.53%) Junior PHP Developer
2 8 (23.53%) Junior Developer
2 8 (23.53%) PHP Developer
2 8 (23.53%) Junior
3 6 (17.65%) Marketing Executive
4 5 (14.71%) Website Developer
5 4 (11.76%) PPC Executive
5 4 (11.76%) PPC Manager
5 4 (11.76%) PPC Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) PPC Specialist
5 4 (11.76%) Designer
5 4 (11.76%) Graphic Designer
6 3 (8.82%) .NET Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Software Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Web Developer
6 3 (8.82%) Front-End Developer
6 3 (8.82%) .NET Software Developer
7 2 (5.88%) Digital Marketing Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (79.41%) HTML
2 23 (67.65%) CSS
3 22 (64.71%) jQuery
4 3 (8.82%) ASP.NET
4 3 (8.82%) .NET
5 2 (5.88%) CSS3
5 2 (5.88%) HTML5
5 2 (5.88%) Ajax
5 2 (5.88%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) User Experience
2 4 (11.76%) Copywriting
2 4 (11.76%) Blog
3 3 (8.82%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.82%) Android
1 3 (8.82%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (73.53%) Digital Marketing
2 24 (70.59%) Web Development
3 21 (61.76%) Pay per click
3 21 (61.76%) Email Marketing
3 21 (61.76%) Content Management
3 21 (61.76%) SEO
4 17 (50.00%) Social Media Marketing
5 6 (17.65%) Responsive Web Design
5 6 (17.65%) Web Design
6 4 (11.76%) Analytics
6 4 (11.76%) E-Commerce
6 4 (11.76%) B2B
6 4 (11.76%) Strategic Planning
7 3 (8.82%) Mobile Application Development
7 3 (8.82%) iOS Development
7 3 (8.82%) Mobile Development
8 2 (5.88%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (64.71%) PHP
2 5 (14.71%) JavaScript
3 3 (8.82%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (32.35%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (26.47%) Twitter
2 5 (14.71%) Google
2 5 (14.71%) Facebook
3 4 (11.76%) Adobe
4 3 (8.82%) Apple
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