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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Social Media
Rank 49 44 54
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +10
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 22 14 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 3.77% 3.03% 1.88%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 12.02% 9.66% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 14 9 8
Average salary £22,000 £37,500 £28,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.33% +30.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £15,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £44,000 £34,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
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
183 145 117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 31.34% 31.39% 24.48%
Number of salaries quoted 150 116 100
Average salary £40,000 £37,123 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.75% +23.74%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,300 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,800 £42,350 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 2 July 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 +4 14 £27,000 - 2
Social Media
North West

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 27 (84.38%) Marketing
2 25 (78.13%) HTML
3 24 (75.00%) PHP
3 24 (75.00%) jQuery
4 23 (71.88%) WordPress
4 23 (71.88%) Pay per click
4 23 (71.88%) Email Marketing
4 23 (71.88%) Digital Marketing
4 23 (71.88%) SEO
4 23 (71.88%) Content Management
5 22 (68.75%) Web Development
6 21 (65.63%) CSS
7 19 (59.38%) Social Media Marketing
8 12 (37.50%) CMS
9 10 (31.25%) Photoshop
10 9 (28.13%) Twitter
11 7 (21.88%) Degree
12 5 (15.63%) Google
12 5 (15.63%) Facebook
12 5 (15.63%) JavaScript
13 4 (12.50%) E-Commerce
13 4 (12.50%) B2B
13 4 (12.50%) Copywriting
13 4 (12.50%) Blog
13 4 (12.50%) Strategic Planning
13 4 (12.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 4 (12.50%) Analytics
13 4 (12.50%) Google Analytics
14 3 (9.38%) Apple iOS
14 3 (9.38%) Android

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 23 (71.88%) WordPress
2 12 (37.50%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (31.25%) Photoshop
2 4 (12.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.50%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) MySQL
1 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 27 (84.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (75.00%) Developer
2 8 (25.00%) Junior
2 8 (25.00%) Junior Developer
2 8 (25.00%) PHP Developer
2 8 (25.00%) Junior PHP Developer
3 7 (21.88%) Website Developer
4 6 (18.75%) Marketing Executive
5 4 (12.50%) PPC Manager
5 4 (12.50%) PPC Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) PPC Executive
5 4 (12.50%) PPC Specialist
6 3 (9.38%) Software Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Web Developer
6 3 (9.38%) .NET Developer
6 3 (9.38%) .NET Software Developer
6 3 (9.38%) Front-End Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Digital Marketing Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (78.13%) HTML
2 24 (75.00%) jQuery
3 21 (65.63%) CSS
4 3 (9.38%) .NET
4 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET
5 2 (6.25%) Ajax
5 2 (6.25%) JSON
5 2 (6.25%) HTML5
5 2 (6.25%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Copywriting
1 4 (12.50%) Blog
2 3 (9.38%) Mobile App
2 3 (9.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Android
1 3 (9.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (71.88%) SEO
1 23 (71.88%) Content Management
1 23 (71.88%) Pay per click
1 23 (71.88%) Email Marketing
1 23 (71.88%) Digital Marketing
2 22 (68.75%) Web Development
3 19 (59.38%) Social Media Marketing
4 4 (12.50%) Analytics
4 4 (12.50%) Strategic Planning
4 4 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 4 (12.50%) B2B
5 3 (9.38%) Mobile Application Development
5 3 (9.38%) iOS Development
5 3 (9.38%) Mobile Development
6 2 (6.25%) Responsive Web Design
6 2 (6.25%) Web Application Development
6 2 (6.25%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 24 (75.00%) PHP
2 5 (15.63%) JavaScript
3 3 (9.38%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (21.88%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (28.13%) Twitter
2 5 (15.63%) Google
2 5 (15.63%) Facebook
3 3 (9.38%) Apple
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