The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 20 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Social Media
Rank 71 80 77
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -3
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 4 15 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.56% 1.59% 0.68%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.16% 4.23% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 4
Average salary £51,085 £34,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.24% +13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Social Media
East Midlands

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

Miscellaneous Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
185 355 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 25.69% 37.69% 43.25%
Number of salaries quoted 164 316 275
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,200 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Social Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Social Media Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Social Media
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Social Media Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Social Media
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Social Media across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 20 April 2015.

Social Media Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

Social Media
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Social Media within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 20 April 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
Leicester +7 3 £51,085 +82.44% 2
Coalville - 1 £25,000 -
Social Media
East Midlands

Social Media
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 9 (100.00%) Marketing
2 6 (66.67%) Analytics
3 5 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (55.56%) E-Commerce
3 5 (55.56%) Internet
3 5 (55.56%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (11.11%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (11.11%) Online Marketing
4 1 (11.11%) Social Media Marketing
4 1 (11.11%) New Media
4 1 (11.11%) Facebook
4 1 (11.11%) Twitter
4 1 (11.11%) Benchmarking
4 1 (11.11%) Social Network
4 1 (11.11%) HTML

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 2015, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) Internet
General
1 9 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (11.11%) Social Media Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Social Network
2 1 (11.11%) New Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Analytics
2 5 (55.56%) E-Commerce
2 5 (55.56%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (11.11%) Online Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) Social Media Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) Benchmarking
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Facebook
1 1 (11.11%) Twitter
Leicester, Leicestershire
Search Consultancy
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
De Montfort University
Salary: £47,328 - £54,841
Posted: 6 days ago