The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Social Media
Rank 18 35 -
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 1.74% 0.80% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.17% 1.92% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £65,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -4.41%
Social Media
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
48 104 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 41.74% 41.77% 25.64%
Number of salaries quoted 21 75 40
Average salary £40,000 £44,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.11% -25.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £35,000 £41,400
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £63,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Social Media
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Social Media Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Social Media
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Social Media Salary Trend in the Midlands

Social Media
Top 16 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 2 (66.67%) CRM
1 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
1 2 (66.67%) B2B
1 2 (66.67%) B2C
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
1 2 (66.67%) SAP CRM
1 2 (66.67%) SAP
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Media
2 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) SEO
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (66.67%) SAP CRM
General
1 2 (66.67%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Architect
1 2 (66.67%) Solutions Architect
1 2 (66.67%) SAP Architect
1 2 (66.67%) SAP Solutions Architect
1 2 (66.67%) CRM Architect
1 2 (66.67%) CRM Solutions Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Web Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Graphic Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) CRM
1 2 (66.67%) E-Commerce
1 2 (66.67%) B2B
1 2 (66.67%) B2C
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) SEO
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe