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

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Social Media
Rank 45 47 54
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +7
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 11 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 2.41% 1.91% 0.43%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.67% 5.33% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 2
Average salary £24,375 £30,000 £27,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £23,950
10% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £34,300 £31,550
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
165 150 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 36.18% 35.80% 27.86%
Number of salaries quoted 148 123 106
Average salary £32,500 £39,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £25,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £41,400 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 5 March 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
Rossendale - 4 £23,500 -
Blackpool - 3 £24,375 - 1
Social Media
North West

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 13 (86.67%) Marketing
2 11 (73.33%) Photoshop
3 7 (46.67%) HTML
3 7 (46.67%) Digital Marketing
3 7 (46.67%) Degree
3 7 (46.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 5 (33.33%) Email Marketing
4 5 (33.33%) Web Design
5 4 (26.67%) CMS
5 4 (26.67%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (26.67%) InDesign
5 4 (26.67%) Content Management
5 4 (26.67%) Web Development
5 4 (26.67%) CSS
5 4 (26.67%) B2B
5 4 (26.67%) Adobe
5 4 (26.67%) Advertising
5 4 (26.67%) WordPress
5 4 (26.67%) Twitter
5 4 (26.67%) Responsive Web Design
5 4 (26.67%) Analytics
5 4 (26.67%) User Experience
6 3 (20.00%) SEO
6 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce
6 3 (20.00%) Copywriting
6 3 (20.00%) Blog
6 3 (20.00%) Google Analytics
6 3 (20.00%) Strategic Planning
6 3 (20.00%) Google
6 3 (20.00%) Pay per click

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 4 (26.67%) CMS
1 4 (26.67%) WordPress
Applications
1 11 (73.33%) Photoshop
2 7 (46.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 4 (26.67%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (26.67%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Google Analytics
2 1 (6.67%) WebTrends
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (86.67%) Marketing
2 4 (26.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Marketing Executive
2 5 (33.33%) Designer
3 4 (26.67%) Graphic Designer
4 3 (20.00%) PPC Executive
4 3 (20.00%) PPC Manager
4 3 (20.00%) PPC Analyst
4 3 (20.00%) PPC Specialist
5 2 (13.33%) Digital Marketing Executive
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Digital Designer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Designer
6 1 (6.67%) Digital Designer
6 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) HTML
2 4 (26.67%) CSS
3 1 (6.67%) jQuery
3 1 (6.67%) .NET
3 1 (6.67%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) User Experience
2 3 (20.00%) Copywriting
2 3 (20.00%) Blog
3 2 (13.33%) IVR
3 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (6.67%) Graphic Design
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Digital Marketing
2 5 (33.33%) Email Marketing
2 5 (33.33%) Web Design
3 4 (26.67%) Content Management
3 4 (26.67%) Web Development
3 4 (26.67%) B2B
3 4 (26.67%) Responsive Web Design
3 4 (26.67%) Analytics
4 3 (20.00%) SEO
4 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (20.00%) Strategic Planning
4 3 (20.00%) Pay per click
5 1 (6.67%) People Management
5 1 (6.67%) Social Media Marketing
5 1 (6.67%) Online Marketing
5 1 (6.67%) Kanban
5 1 (6.67%) CRM
5 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.67%) Project Management
5 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) VCP4
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Adobe
1 4 (26.67%) Twitter
2 3 (20.00%) Google
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £23000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent competitive package
Posted: 7 days ago
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Salary: £120.00 per week
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Salary: £150.00 per week
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