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 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Social Media
Rank 32 15 24
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +9
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 3 11 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 1.53% 11.34% 8.50%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.57% 18.33% 14.17%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 17
Median salary £34,000 £50,000 £17,249
Median salary % change year-on-year
-32.00% +189.87%
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -
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
84 60 120
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 42.86% 61.86% 60.00%
Number of salaries quoted 70 30 73
Median salary £39,000 £50,000 £26,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.00% +92.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £25,000 £17,249
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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

Social Media
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Social Media within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim -17 3 £34,000 -32.00%
Social Media
UK

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT jobs citing Social Media also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Social Media.

1 3 (100.00%) Open Source
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) XML
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) Use Case
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
3 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (33.33%) Spring
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) High Availability
3 1 (33.33%) Big Data
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) User Experience
3 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (33.33%) Node.js

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (33.33%) Big Data
1 1 (33.33%) Hadoop
1 1 (33.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (33.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) JSON
1 2 (66.67%) REST
1 2 (66.67%) XML
2 1 (33.33%) Ajax
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) Hibernate
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) Node.js
2 1 (33.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
2 1 (33.33%) High Availability
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) PHP
1 1 (33.33%) Python