The first 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Leicestershire region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Social Media
Rank 87 81 83
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 6 1 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.61% 0.15% 0.61%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.12% 0.46% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 3
Average salary £32,250 £41,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.28% +50.90%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -4.41%
Miscellaneous Category
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
283 219 245
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 28.88% 32.64% 29.95%
Number of salaries quoted 251 203 214
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,300 £27,000 £21,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Social Media
East Midlands

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 11 July 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
Leicester -8 2 £35,000 -15.66%
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 11 July 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 17 (80.95%) JavaScript
2 16 (76.19%) HTML
3 14 (66.67%) CSS
4 13 (61.90%) Web Development
5 12 (57.14%) PHP
6 11 (52.38%) SQL
7 9 (42.86%) SEO
7 9 (42.86%) .NET
8 8 (38.10%) Content Management
9 7 (33.33%) jQuery
10 6 (28.57%) Unit Testing
10 6 (28.57%) BDD
10 6 (28.57%) TDD
10 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
10 6 (28.57%) XML
10 6 (28.57%) Java
10 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET
10 6 (28.57%) HTTP
11 4 (19.05%) Marketing
11 4 (19.05%) E-Commerce
11 4 (19.05%) Apache
11 4 (19.05%) VB.NET
11 4 (19.05%) XSLT
11 4 (19.05%) MySQL
11 4 (19.05%) WordPress
11 4 (19.05%) Magento
12 3 (14.29%) MongoDB
12 3 (14.29%) Amazon SQS
12 3 (14.29%) Amazon S3
12 3 (14.29%) Amazon AWS

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 (19.05%) Apache
1 4 (19.05%) WordPress
2 3 (14.29%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Photoshop
2 1 (4.76%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (14.29%) Amazon S3
1 3 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (14.29%) Amazon SQS
1 3 (14.29%) ElastiCache
2 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 4 (19.05%) MySQL
3 3 (14.29%) MongoDB
3 3 (14.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio
1 2 (9.52%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (19.05%) Marketing
2 1 (4.76%) Banking
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (76.19%) Developer
2 11 (52.38%) Web Developer
3 6 (28.57%) Senior Developer
4 5 (23.81%) Senior Web Developer
5 4 (19.05%) PHP Developer
6 3 (14.29%) Designer
7 2 (9.52%) .NET Developer
8 1 (4.76%) Web Designer
8 1 (4.76%) Project Manager
8 1 (4.76%) Junior
8 1 (4.76%) Lead Developer
8 1 (4.76%) Graphic Designer
8 1 (4.76%) PHP Web Developer
8 1 (4.76%) Senior PHP Developer
8 1 (4.76%) Junior PHP Developer
8 1 (4.76%) UI Designer
8 1 (4.76%) Web Specialist
8 1 (4.76%) Digital Project Manager
8 1 (4.76%) Marketing Assistant
8 1 (4.76%) Lead Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (76.19%) HTML
2 14 (66.67%) CSS
3 9 (42.86%) .NET
4 7 (33.33%) jQuery
5 6 (28.57%) ASP.NET
5 6 (28.57%) XML
6 4 (19.05%) XSLT
7 3 (14.29%) XHTML
7 3 (14.29%) Ajax
7 3 (14.29%) Web Services
7 3 (14.29%) HTML5
8 2 (9.52%) CSS3
9 1 (4.76%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Graphic Design
2 2 (9.52%) Blog
2 2 (9.52%) NHS
3 1 (4.76%) Social Network
3 1 (4.76%) Visualisation
3 1 (4.76%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Web Development
2 9 (42.86%) SEO
3 8 (38.10%) Content Management
4 6 (28.57%) Unit Testing
4 6 (28.57%) BDD
4 6 (28.57%) TDD
5 4 (19.05%) E-Commerce
6 3 (14.29%) CRM
7 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (9.52%) Web Analytics
7 2 (9.52%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (9.52%) Service Management
7 2 (9.52%) MVC
7 2 (9.52%) Analytics
8 1 (4.76%) Campaign Management
8 1 (4.76%) Social Commerce
8 1 (4.76%) Business Transformation
8 1 (4.76%) Web Design
8 1 (4.76%) B2B
8 1 (4.76%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 17 (80.95%) JavaScript
2 12 (57.14%) PHP
3 11 (52.38%) SQL
4 6 (28.57%) Java
5 4 (19.05%) VB.NET
6 3 (14.29%) C#
7 2 (9.52%) XQuery
7 2 (9.52%) T-SQL
7 2 (9.52%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Adobe
2 2 (9.52%) Telerik