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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Social Media
Rank 74 74 66
Rank change year-on-year
0 -8
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 8 14 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 0.86% 1.52% 0.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.45% 5.20% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2 14 1
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £21,794
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +49.12%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £38,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +16.92%
Social Media
East Midlands

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

Miscellaneous Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
327 269 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 34.97% 29.14% 36.77%
Number of salaries quoted 297 233 223
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

Social Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Social Media Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Social Media
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Social Media Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

Social Media
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Social Media within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Northampton +1 8 £35,000 +25.00%
Social Media
East Midlands

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 12 (52.17%) Marketing
2 10 (43.48%) CRM
2 10 (43.48%) Smartcard
2 10 (43.48%) Degree
3 6 (26.09%) Finance
3 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (21.74%) TDD
4 5 (21.74%) BBC
4 5 (21.74%) Ruby
4 5 (21.74%) Yahoo!
4 5 (21.74%) Google
4 5 (21.74%) C#
4 5 (21.74%) .NET
4 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
4 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET
4 5 (21.74%) OO
4 5 (21.74%) Sony
4 5 (21.74%) MVC
4 5 (21.74%) Telecoms
4 5 (21.74%) WCF
4 5 (21.74%) Git (software)
4 5 (21.74%) RESTful
4 5 (21.74%) Apple
4 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (21.74%) BDD
4 5 (21.74%) NoSQL
4 5 (21.74%) Node.js
4 5 (21.74%) Facebook
4 5 (21.74%) Big Data
4 5 (21.74%) Web Application Development

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 5 (21.74%) Node.js
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (21.74%) SQL Server
1 5 (21.74%) NoSQL
1 5 (21.74%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (52.17%) Marketing
2 6 (26.09%) Finance
3 5 (21.74%) Telecoms
4 1 (4.35%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (43.48%) Marketing Manager
2 5 (21.74%) Architect
2 5 (21.74%) Developer
2 5 (21.74%) Solutions Architect
2 5 (21.74%) .NET Developer
3 3 (13.04%) Communications Manager
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Marketing Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Senior Marketing Consultant
5 1 (4.35%) Agile Business Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Analyst
5 1 (4.35%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) .NET
1 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET
1 5 (21.74%) WCF
1 5 (21.74%) RESTful
1 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET MVC
1 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 10 (43.48%) Smartcard
2 5 (21.74%) BBC
2 5 (21.74%) Mobile Payment
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) CRM
2 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (21.74%) TDD
3 5 (21.74%) MVC
3 5 (21.74%) BDD
3 5 (21.74%) Web Application Development
3 5 (21.74%) Analytics
3 5 (21.74%) OO
4 2 (8.70%) Pay per click
4 2 (8.70%) SEO
5 1 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.35%) Scrum
5 1 (4.35%) Content Management
5 1 (4.35%) Business Analysis
5 1 (4.35%) Web Development
5 1 (4.35%) E-Commerce
5 1 (4.35%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.35%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 5 (21.74%) C#
1 5 (21.74%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 10 (43.48%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (21.74%) Apple
1 5 (21.74%) Sony
1 5 (21.74%) Yahoo!
1 5 (21.74%) Google
1 5 (21.74%) Facebook