The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex 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 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Social Media
Rank 37 42 55
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +13
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 3 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.07% 1.91% 0.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.31% 4.43% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 2
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Social Media
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
130 158 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 46.43% 43.05% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 72 128 158
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,950 £30,500 £34,800
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Social Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Social Media Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Social Media
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

Social Media Salary Trend in Middlesex

Social Media
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 18 (100.00%) HTML
1 18 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 18 (100.00%) CSS
1 18 (100.00%) OO
1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (100.00%) Ajax
1 18 (100.00%) HTML5
1 18 (100.00%) CSS3
2 16 (88.89%) PHP
3 14 (77.78%) MySQL
3 14 (77.78%) OOP
3 14 (77.78%) Responsive Web Design
4 12 (66.67%) Git (software)
4 12 (66.67%) Subversion
5 4 (22.22%) Facebook
5 4 (22.22%) Facebook Platform
5 4 (22.22%) Twitter
5 4 (22.22%) Marketing
5 4 (22.22%) JSON
5 4 (22.22%) jQuery
6 3 (16.67%) Scrum
7 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
7 2 (11.11%) Information Architecture

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 (22.22%) Facebook Platform
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (77.78%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (66.67%) Subversion
1 12 (66.67%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (22.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (100.00%) Developer
1 18 (100.00%) Senior Developer
2 17 (94.44%) Front-End Developer
2 17 (94.44%) Senior Front-End Developer
3 14 (77.78%) Senior Web Developer
3 14 (77.78%) Web Developer
4 11 (61.11%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (100.00%) HTML
1 18 (100.00%) CSS
1 18 (100.00%) Ajax
1 18 (100.00%) HTML5
1 18 (100.00%) CSS3
2 4 (22.22%) JSON
2 4 (22.22%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (100.00%) OO
1 18 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (77.78%) OOP
2 14 (77.78%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (16.67%) Scrum
4 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
4 2 (11.11%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 18 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 16 (88.89%) PHP
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Facebook
1 4 (22.22%) Twitter