The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 6 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Social Media
Rank - 47 64
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 0 10 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside - 2.03% 1.68%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 5.62% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 9
Median salary - £24,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -40.00%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
Social Media
North West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
153 178 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 37.50% 36.18% 40.31%
Number of salaries quoted 114 122 235
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £24,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Social Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

The demand trend of job ads across the Merseyside region citing Social Media as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Social Media Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Social Media
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Social Media Salary Trend in Merseyside

Social Media
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 6 May 2016, IT jobs citing Social Media also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Merseyside region with a requirement for Social Media.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Database Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Developer
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Database Developer
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Data Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) ETL
1 1 (100.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) PL/SQL
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle