The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Social Media
Rank 107 142 138
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -4
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 63 40 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.82% 1.09% 0.58%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.48% 3.79% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 39 33 13
Average salary £28,000 £43,500 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.63% +52.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,300 £65,000 £29,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Social Media
West Yorkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
972 1056 855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 28.13% 28.65% 31.20%
Number of salaries quoted 693 889 678
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,900 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Social Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Social Media Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Social Media
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Social Media Salary Trend in Leeds

Social Media
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Social Media across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

Social Media Salary Histogram in Leeds

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 42 (45.16%) JavaScript
2 38 (40.86%) SEO
3 34 (36.56%) HTML
4 31 (33.33%) PHP
4 31 (33.33%) CSS
4 31 (33.33%) Google
5 27 (29.03%) Project Management
6 26 (27.96%) jQuery
7 24 (25.81%) Mobile App
8 21 (22.58%) CMS
9 20 (21.51%) Web Design
9 20 (21.51%) E-Commerce
10 19 (20.43%) Marketing
10 19 (20.43%) HTML5
11 17 (18.28%) Facebook
11 17 (18.28%) CSS3
11 17 (18.28%) .NET
11 17 (18.28%) Agile Software Development
12 16 (17.20%) Games
13 14 (15.05%) Pay per click
13 14 (15.05%) SQL
13 14 (15.05%) Java
14 13 (13.98%) Web Services
14 13 (13.98%) Yahoo!
14 13 (13.98%) Mobile Application Development
14 13 (13.98%) User Experience
14 13 (13.98%) Zend
14 13 (13.98%) Git (software)
15 12 (12.90%) JSON
15 12 (12.90%) CodeIgniter

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 (22.58%) CMS
2 7 (7.53%) Umbraco
3 6 (6.45%) Drupal
4 3 (3.23%) Node.js
5 2 (2.15%) WordPress
5 2 (2.15%) DNN
5 2 (2.15%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.08%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 5 (5.38%) Photoshop
2 4 (4.30%) MS Excel
3 3 (3.23%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (2.15%) InDesign
5 1 (1.08%) MS Office
5 1 (1.08%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (7.53%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.75%) SaaS
2 5 (5.38%) MailChimp
3 1 (1.08%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.15%) Intranet
1 2 (2.15%) Internet
2 1 (1.08%) DHCP
2 1 (1.08%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.08%) DNS
2 1 (1.08%) H.323
2 1 (1.08%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (1.08%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.83%) SQL Server
2 9 (9.68%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (9.68%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 9 (9.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 9 (9.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (9.68%) SQL Server 2012
2 9 (9.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (6.45%) MySQL
4 1 (1.08%) Data Mining
4 1 (1.08%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.08%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 13 (13.98%) Git (software)
2 11 (11.83%) Subversion
3 9 (9.68%) Xcode
3 9 (9.68%) Jenkins
3 9 (9.68%) CocoaPods
4 2 (2.15%) Jasmine
5 1 (1.08%) Eclipse
5 1 (1.08%) Grunt
5 1 (1.08%) Selenium
General
1 19 (20.43%) Marketing
2 16 (17.20%) Games
3 6 (6.45%) Finance
4 2 (2.15%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.08%) Retail
5 1 (1.08%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.08%) Automotive
5 1 (1.08%) Law
5 1 (1.08%) Advertising
5 1 (1.08%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 36 (38.71%) Developer
2 17 (18.28%) SEO Executive
3 14 (15.05%) PHP Developer
4 13 (13.98%) Junior
5 11 (11.83%) Junior Developer
6 9 (9.68%) DBA
6 9 (9.68%) Web Developer
6 9 (9.68%) SQL DBA
6 9 (9.68%) SQL Server DBA
6 9 (9.68%) iOS Developer
7 8 (8.60%) Junior PHP Developer
8 5 (5.38%) Front-End Developer
9 4 (4.30%) SEO Manager
9 4 (4.30%) Social Media Manager
9 4 (4.30%) PHP Web Developer
9 4 (4.30%) Analyst
9 4 (4.30%) Project Manager
10 3 (3.23%) Business Analyst
10 3 (3.23%) Designer
11 2 (2.15%) Digital Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (36.56%) HTML
2 31 (33.33%) CSS
3 26 (27.96%) jQuery
4 19 (20.43%) HTML5
5 17 (18.28%) CSS3
5 17 (18.28%) .NET
6 13 (13.98%) Web Services
7 12 (12.90%) JSON
7 12 (12.90%) CodeIgniter
7 12 (12.90%) CakePHP
7 12 (12.90%) PhoneGap
8 11 (11.83%) REST
8 11 (11.83%) AngularJS
8 11 (11.83%) Symfony
9 10 (10.75%) SOAP
9 10 (10.75%) OpenGL
10 9 (9.68%) XML
10 9 (9.68%) iOS SDK
11 5 (5.38%) Ruby on Rails
12 3 (3.23%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 24 (25.81%) Mobile App
2 13 (13.98%) User Experience
3 10 (10.75%) 3D Graphics
3 10 (10.75%) Blackberry
4 9 (9.68%) Replication
4 9 (9.68%) Clustering
4 9 (9.68%) BBC
5 5 (5.38%) Digital Media
6 3 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.15%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.08%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.08%) NHS
8 1 (1.08%) Graphic Design
8 1 (1.08%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.08%) Physics
8 1 (1.08%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.75%) Windows
2 9 (9.68%) Apple iOS
2 9 (9.68%) Android
3 1 (1.08%) Windows Phone
3 1 (1.08%) BlackBerry OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (40.86%) SEO
2 27 (29.03%) Project Management
3 20 (21.51%) Web Design
3 20 (21.51%) E-Commerce
4 17 (18.28%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (15.05%) Pay per click
6 13 (13.98%) Mobile Application Development
7 12 (12.90%) OO
8 10 (10.75%) Continuous Improvement
8 10 (10.75%) Business Analysis
8 10 (10.75%) Data Modelling
9 9 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (9.68%) Concurrent Programming
9 9 (9.68%) iOS Development
9 9 (9.68%) Performance Tuning
9 9 (9.68%) Memory Management
9 9 (9.68%) Online Marketing
9 9 (9.68%) Multithreading
9 9 (9.68%) Digital Marketing
10 6 (6.45%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 42 (45.16%) JavaScript
2 31 (33.33%) PHP
3 14 (15.05%) SQL
3 14 (15.05%) Java
4 11 (11.83%) T-SQL
5 9 (9.68%) Objective-C
6 6 (6.45%) Ruby
7 3 (3.23%) C#
8 2 (2.15%) MATLAB
8 2 (2.15%) Python
9 1 (1.08%) C++
9 1 (1.08%) XAML
9 1 (1.08%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (2.15%) CIMA
1 2 (2.15%) Degree
1 2 (2.15%) ACCA
2 1 (1.08%) CCNP
2 1 (1.08%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.08%) MBA
2 1 (1.08%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.15%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.08%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (1.08%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 31 (33.33%) Google
2 17 (18.28%) Facebook
3 13 (13.98%) Yahoo!
3 13 (13.98%) Zend
4 9 (9.68%) Apple
4 9 (9.68%) Sony
5 6 (6.45%) Twitter
6 4 (4.30%) Microsoft
7 3 (3.23%) Adobe
8 1 (1.08%) Remedy
8 1 (1.08%) Cognizant
8 1 (1.08%) Cisco
8 1 (1.08%) JD Edwards
8 1 (1.08%) QNX
8 1 (1.08%) Rackspace
8 1 (1.08%) Sencha
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