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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Social Media
Rank 81 80 84
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +4
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 2 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.23% 0.43% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.87% 1.23% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 1
Average salary £31,000 £33,750 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.14% +22.72%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -4.41%
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
231 244 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 26.86% 35.16% 25.88%
Number of salaries quoted 193 229 172
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +41.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £58,500
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
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 29 August 2014. 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
Ashby-de-la-Zouch - 1 £30,000 -
Social Media
East Midlands

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 12 (92.31%) JavaScript
2 10 (76.92%) PHP
2 10 (76.92%) HTML
3 9 (69.23%) CSS
3 9 (69.23%) SQL
3 9 (69.23%) SEO
3 9 (69.23%) Web Development
4 7 (53.85%) Content Management
5 6 (46.15%) HTTP
5 6 (46.15%) .NET
5 6 (46.15%) Java
5 6 (46.15%) TDD
5 6 (46.15%) Unit Testing
5 6 (46.15%) BDD
6 4 (30.77%) Apache
6 4 (30.77%) WordPress
6 4 (30.77%) Magento
6 4 (30.77%) jQuery
7 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
7 3 (23.08%) Degree
7 3 (23.08%) Amazon S3
7 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
7 3 (23.08%) MongoDB
7 3 (23.08%) Amazon SQS
7 3 (23.08%) Node.js
7 3 (23.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 3 (23.08%) ElastiCache
7 3 (23.08%) Amazon ElastiCache
7 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
7 3 (23.08%) Web Services

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (30.77%) Apache
1 4 (30.77%) WordPress
2 3 (23.08%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Amazon S3
1 3 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (23.08%) Amazon SQS
1 3 (23.08%) ElastiCache
1 3 (23.08%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) MySQL
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
1 3 (23.08%) MongoDB
1 3 (23.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Visual Studio
1 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (92.31%) Developer
2 7 (53.85%) Web Developer
3 6 (46.15%) Senior Developer
4 5 (38.46%) Senior Web Developer
5 3 (23.08%) PHP Developer
6 2 (15.38%) .NET Developer
7 1 (7.69%) Junior
7 1 (7.69%) Junior Developer
7 1 (7.69%) Lead Developer
7 1 (7.69%) Senior PHP Developer
7 1 (7.69%) Junior PHP Developer
7 1 (7.69%) Web Specialist
7 1 (7.69%) Lead Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) HTML
2 9 (69.23%) CSS
3 6 (46.15%) .NET
4 4 (30.77%) jQuery
5 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET
5 3 (23.08%) Web Services
5 3 (23.08%) XML
5 3 (23.08%) XSLT
6 2 (15.38%) Ajax
6 2 (15.38%) HTML5
6 2 (15.38%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) NHS
2 1 (7.69%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) SEO
1 9 (69.23%) Web Development
2 7 (53.85%) Content Management
3 6 (46.15%) Unit Testing
3 6 (46.15%) BDD
3 6 (46.15%) TDD
4 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (15.38%) CRM
5 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
5 1 (7.69%) B2B
5 1 (7.69%) B2C
5 1 (7.69%) MVC
5 1 (7.69%) Web Analytics
5 1 (7.69%) Analytics
5 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 12 (92.31%) JavaScript
2 10 (76.92%) PHP
3 9 (69.23%) SQL
4 6 (46.15%) Java
5 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
5 2 (15.38%) VBScript
5 2 (15.38%) VB.NET
5 2 (15.38%) XQuery
6 1 (7.69%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) Telerik