The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 25 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Social Media
Rank - 22 34
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 0 18 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - 12.24% 1.61%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 19.15% 3.49%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 3
Median salary - £50,000 £17,249
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +189.87%
UK excluding London median salary £33,750 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -
Social Media
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
58 94 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 38.41% 63.95% 46.24%
Number of salaries quoted 54 45 60
Median salary £37,500 £42,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +41.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Social Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

The demand trend of job ads across the Northern Ireland region citing Social Media as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Social Media Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Social Media
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Social Media Salary Trend in Northern Ireland