The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Network in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Social Network over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Social Networking
Rank 248 228 225
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -3
Permanent jobs citing Social Network 3 19 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.046% 0.27% 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.12% 0.78% 0.73%
Number of salaries quoted 3 19 18
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,750 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.87% +14.28%
Social Network
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2411 2447 2458
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 36.72% 34.38% 33.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1892 1871 1988
Average salary £39,000 £38,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.29% +6.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Social Network
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Social Network Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Social Network
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Social Network Salary Trend in the North West

Social Network
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Social Network across the North West region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

Social Network Salary Histogram in the North West

Social Network
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Social Network within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester - 3 £35,000 - 1
Social Network
England

Social Network
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing Social Network 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 Network.

1 14 (73.68%) MVC
1 14 (73.68%) SQL Server
2 12 (63.16%) Finance
2 12 (63.16%) Facebook
2 12 (63.16%) Twitter
3 10 (52.63%) Web Application Development
3 10 (52.63%) Rhino Mocks
3 10 (52.63%) Moq
3 10 (52.63%) Castle Windsor
3 10 (52.63%) Ninject
3 10 (52.63%) ASP.NET MVC
3 10 (52.63%) Dependency Injection
3 10 (52.63%) Inversion of Control
3 10 (52.63%) MSTest
3 10 (52.63%) Enterprise Software
3 10 (52.63%) Unity DI Container
3 10 (52.63%) Scrum
3 10 (52.63%) ASP.NET
3 10 (52.63%) C#
3 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (52.63%) TDD
3 10 (52.63%) NUnit
3 10 (52.63%) WCF
3 10 (52.63%) .NET
3 10 (52.63%) Continuous Integration
3 10 (52.63%) Kanban
3 10 (52.63%) Spring.NET
4 7 (36.84%) HTML
4 7 (36.84%) CSS
5 6 (31.58%) JavaScript

Social Network
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West region citing Social Network 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 Network. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (21.05%) Drupal
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Skype
1 2 (10.53%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (73.68%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 10 (52.63%) Rhino Mocks
1 10 (52.63%) Moq
1 10 (52.63%) MSTest
1 10 (52.63%) NUnit
General
1 12 (63.16%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Marketing
2 1 (5.26%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 16 (84.21%) Developer
2 10 (52.63%) .NET Developer
3 6 (31.58%) Front-End Developer
4 4 (21.05%) Drupal Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Designer
5 2 (10.53%) Resourcer
5 2 (10.53%) Recruitment Resourcer
5 2 (10.53%) Web Developer
5 2 (10.53%) Web Designer
6 1 (5.26%) Marketing Assistant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (52.63%) Castle Windsor
1 10 (52.63%) Ninject
1 10 (52.63%) ASP.NET MVC
1 10 (52.63%) Unity DI Container
1 10 (52.63%) ASP.NET
1 10 (52.63%) WCF
1 10 (52.63%) .NET
1 10 (52.63%) Spring.NET
2 7 (36.84%) HTML
2 7 (36.84%) CSS
3 5 (26.32%) jQuery
4 4 (21.05%) Sass
4 4 (21.05%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (52.63%) Inversion of Control
1 10 (52.63%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (10.53%) User Experience
3 1 (5.26%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (73.68%) MVC
2 10 (52.63%) Web Application Development
2 10 (52.63%) Dependency Injection
2 10 (52.63%) Scrum
2 10 (52.63%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (52.63%) TDD
2 10 (52.63%) Continuous Integration
2 10 (52.63%) Kanban
3 4 (21.05%) Mobile Development
4 2 (10.53%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (10.53%) Web Design
5 1 (5.26%) Email Marketing
5 1 (5.26%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (5.26%) Content Management
5 1 (5.26%) Pay per click
5 1 (5.26%) SEO
5 1 (5.26%) Social Media Marketing
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) C#
2 6 (31.58%) JavaScript
3 4 (21.05%) PHP
3 4 (21.05%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
Vendors
1 12 (63.16%) Facebook
1 12 (63.16%) Twitter