The first 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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 24 April 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 Merseyside region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Social Media
Rank 63 49 72
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +23
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 9 10 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.39% 2.13% 1.51%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.33% 6.85% 4.59%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 9
Average salary £40,000 £29,250 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.75% +24.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £25,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £34,250 £33,300
UK excluding London average salary £37,250 £35,000 £34,720
% change year-on-year
+6.42% +0.80%
Miscellaneous Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
208 146 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 32.10% 31.06% 32.93%
Number of salaries quoted 179 119 169
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -20.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £27,650
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.06%
Social Media
North West

Social Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Social Media across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Social Media across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Social Media Salary Histogram in Merseyside

Social Media
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Social Media within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Wirral - 5 £40,000 - 1
Liverpool -20 3 £38,750 +32.47%
Birkenhead - 1 - -
Social Media
North West

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 21 (91.30%) Facebook
2 17 (73.91%) HTML
2 17 (73.91%) CSS
2 17 (73.91%) Marketing
3 15 (65.22%) jQuery
4 14 (60.87%) HTML5
5 13 (56.52%) CSS3
5 13 (56.52%) Digital Marketing
5 13 (56.52%) Content Management
5 13 (56.52%) PHP
5 13 (56.52%) Adobe
5 13 (56.52%) Web Design
6 11 (47.83%) CMS
7 10 (43.48%) MySQL
8 9 (39.13%) MVC
9 8 (34.78%) OO
9 8 (34.78%) Ruby
9 8 (34.78%) RESTful
10 7 (30.43%) Yahoo!
10 7 (30.43%) Google
11 6 (26.09%) TDD
11 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
11 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET
11 6 (26.09%) C#
11 6 (26.09%) .NET
11 6 (26.09%) BDD
11 6 (26.09%) Node.js
12 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET MVC
12 5 (21.74%) NoSQL
12 5 (21.74%) Git (software)

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 11 (47.83%) CMS
2 6 (26.09%) Node.js
3 3 (13.04%) WordPress
4 1 (4.35%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (4.35%) Umbraco
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (43.48%) MySQL
2 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
3 5 (21.74%) NoSQL
3 5 (21.74%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.35%) NUnit
General
1 17 (73.91%) Marketing
2 3 (13.04%) Law
2 3 (13.04%) Advertising
3 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (86.96%) Developer
2 7 (30.43%) Web Developer
3 6 (26.09%) .NET Developer
4 3 (13.04%) PHP Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Lead Developer
6 1 (4.35%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Services Director
6 1 (4.35%) CMS Developer
6 1 (4.35%) SEO Manager
6 1 (4.35%) SEO Executive
6 1 (4.35%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (73.91%) HTML
1 17 (73.91%) CSS
2 15 (65.22%) jQuery
3 14 (60.87%) HTML5
4 13 (56.52%) CSS3
5 8 (34.78%) RESTful
6 6 (26.09%) ASP.NET
6 6 (26.09%) .NET
7 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (21.74%) WCF
7 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (13.04%) Apache Flex
8 3 (13.04%) JSON
8 3 (13.04%) Flash
8 3 (13.04%) XHTML
8 3 (13.04%) SOAP
8 3 (13.04%) XML
9 1 (4.35%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (21.74%) BBC
2 2 (8.70%) Digital Media
3 1 (4.35%) Social Network
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Digital Marketing
1 13 (56.52%) Content Management
1 13 (56.52%) Web Design
2 9 (39.13%) MVC
3 8 (34.78%) OO
4 6 (26.09%) TDD
4 6 (26.09%) BDD
5 5 (21.74%) Web Application Development
5 5 (21.74%) Analytics
6 4 (17.39%) Web Development
7 3 (13.04%) Time Management
7 3 (13.04%) B2B
7 3 (13.04%) OO PHP
8 2 (8.70%) SEO
8 2 (8.70%) B2C
8 2 (8.70%) Online Marketing
8 2 (8.70%) Pay per click
9 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
9 1 (4.35%) Asset Management
9 1 (4.35%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 13 (56.52%) PHP
2 8 (34.78%) Ruby
3 6 (26.09%) C#
4 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) Plesk
Vendors
1 21 (91.30%) Facebook
2 13 (56.52%) Adobe
3 7 (30.43%) Yahoo!
3 7 (30.43%) Google
4 5 (21.74%) Sony
4 5 (21.74%) Apple
5 2 (8.70%) Twitter
6 1 (4.35%) Sitecore
Wirral, Merseyside
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wirral
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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