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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Social Media
Rank 80 83 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 2 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.26% 1.24% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.71% 3.18% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 0
Average salary £40,000 £26,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.38% -
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £33,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+16.41% -4.28%
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
281 314 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 36.35% 39.01% 33.88%
Number of salaries quoted 246 291 179
Average salary £42,500 £40,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.59% +0.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £28,250 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 5 (71.43%) HTML
1 5 (71.43%) Content Management
2 4 (57.14%) SEO
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) TDD
2 4 (57.14%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 4 (57.14%) PHP
2 4 (57.14%) CSS
2 4 (57.14%) Apache
2 4 (57.14%) HTTP
2 4 (57.14%) Web Development
2 4 (57.14%) Unit Testing
2 4 (57.14%) WordPress
2 4 (57.14%) Magento
2 4 (57.14%) BDD
2 4 (57.14%) Mentoring
3 3 (42.86%) Digital Marketing
3 3 (42.86%) Analytics
3 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
3 3 (42.86%) Marketing
4 2 (28.57%) Internet
4 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (14.29%) User Experience
5 1 (14.29%) Degree
5 1 (14.29%) Copywriting
5 1 (14.29%) Photoshop
5 1 (14.29%) B2B
5 1 (14.29%) B2C

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (57.14%) Apache
1 4 (57.14%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) HTTP
2 2 (28.57%) Internet
General
1 3 (42.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Developer
1 4 (57.14%) Web Developer
1 4 (57.14%) Senior Developer
1 4 (57.14%) Senior Web Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Web Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) HTML
2 4 (57.14%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Copywriting
2 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Content Management
2 4 (57.14%) Web Development
2 4 (57.14%) SEO
2 4 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) TDD
2 4 (57.14%) Unit Testing
2 4 (57.14%) BDD
2 4 (57.14%) Mentoring
3 3 (42.86%) Analytics
3 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
3 3 (42.86%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (14.29%) Web Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) B2B
4 1 (14.29%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Java
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
1 4 (57.14%) PHP
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
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