The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in IT jobs advertised for the Luton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Social Media
Rank - 43 -
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 0 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton - 1.49% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 4.27% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 0
Average salary - £26,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
Social Media
Bedfordshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Luton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
83 117 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Luton 29.02% 34.93% 25.24%
Number of salaries quoted 64 113 103
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,800 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Social Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

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

Social Media Jobs Demand Trend in Luton

Social Media
Salary Trend in Luton

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

Social Media Salary Trend in Luton

Social Media
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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%) Degree
2 5 (55.56%) Marketing
2 5 (55.56%) User Stories
2 5 (55.56%) UML
2 5 (55.56%) Adobe
2 5 (55.56%) Project Management
2 5 (55.56%) CMS
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (55.56%) Content Management
2 5 (55.56%) Computer Science
2 5 (55.56%) Digital Marketing
2 5 (55.56%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (55.56%) BPMN
3 4 (44.44%) SEO
3 4 (44.44%) Link Building
4 2 (22.22%) PMP
4 2 (22.22%) PMI Certification
4 2 (22.22%) PRINCE

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Luton by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Luton 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 5 (55.56%) CMS
General
1 5 (55.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Business Analyst
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) SEO Manager
3 1 (11.11%) UML Business Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) SEO Executive
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) UML
1 5 (55.56%) Project Management
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (55.56%) Content Management
1 5 (55.56%) Digital Marketing
1 5 (55.56%) User Acceptance Testing
1 5 (55.56%) BPMN
1 5 (55.56%) User Stories
2 4 (44.44%) Link Building
2 4 (44.44%) SEO
3 2 (22.22%) PRINCE
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Degree
2 2 (22.22%) PMP
2 2 (22.22%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Adobe