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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Social Media
Rank 16 29 34
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +5
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 19 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 13.87% 4.21% 2.73%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 22.09% 7.62% 6.98%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 0
Average salary £50,000 £17,249 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+189.87% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
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
86 105 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 62.77% 55.26% 39.09%
Number of salaries quoted 40 62 51
Average salary £45,000 £27,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.63% -38.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £17,249 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Social Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Social Media across the Northern Ireland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Social Media within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
County Antrim +11 19 £50,000 +189.87% 1
Social Media
UK

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 15 (75.00%) Java
2 13 (65.00%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (60.00%) Algorithms
3 12 (60.00%) Analytics
3 12 (60.00%) Customer Analytics
3 12 (60.00%) Retail
3 12 (60.00%) Visualisation
3 12 (60.00%) Tableau
3 12 (60.00%) SQL
3 12 (60.00%) Finance
3 12 (60.00%) Data Analysis
3 12 (60.00%) Economics
3 12 (60.00%) Operations Research
3 12 (60.00%) Marketing
3 12 (60.00%) Degree
3 12 (60.00%) QlikView
4 8 (40.00%) Data Extraction
4 8 (40.00%) Android
4 8 (40.00%) iPhone
4 8 (40.00%) MBA
4 8 (40.00%) Objective-C
4 8 (40.00%) CIMA
4 8 (40.00%) Management Information System
4 8 (40.00%) Telecoms
4 8 (40.00%) Apple
4 8 (40.00%) SPSS
4 8 (40.00%) VBA
4 8 (40.00%) Python
4 8 (40.00%) SAS
4 8 (40.00%) Data Analytics

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 8 (40.00%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (40.00%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (40.00%) SAP InfiniteInsight
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (60.00%) QlikView
2 4 (20.00%) Hadoop
General
1 12 (60.00%) Finance
1 12 (60.00%) Retail
1 12 (60.00%) Marketing
2 8 (40.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (20.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Consultant
2 8 (40.00%) Data Consultant
2 8 (40.00%) Developer
2 8 (40.00%) Data Analytics Consultant
3 7 (35.00%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (5.00%) iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) SOAP
1 1 (5.00%) Web Services
1 1 (5.00%) iPhone SDK
1 1 (5.00%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 13 (65.00%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (60.00%) Algorithms
2 12 (60.00%) Economics
2 12 (60.00%) Visualisation
3 8 (40.00%) Data Extraction
3 8 (40.00%) iPhone
3 8 (40.00%) Management Information System
4 7 (35.00%) BBC
4 7 (35.00%) Smartphone
4 7 (35.00%) iPad
5 1 (5.00%) Mobile App
5 1 (5.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 8 (40.00%) Android
1 8 (40.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Data Analysis
1 12 (60.00%) Operations Research
1 12 (60.00%) Analytics
1 12 (60.00%) Customer Analytics
2 8 (40.00%) Data Analytics
2 8 (40.00%) iOS Development
2 8 (40.00%) Demand Forecasting
3 7 (35.00%) Mobile Development
3 7 (35.00%) Android Development
3 7 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (20.00%) Asset Management
4 4 (20.00%) Data Management
4 4 (20.00%) Validation
4 4 (20.00%) Data Transformation
5 1 (5.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 15 (75.00%) Java
2 12 (60.00%) SQL
3 8 (40.00%) VBA
3 8 (40.00%) Python
3 8 (40.00%) Objective-C
3 8 (40.00%) R
3 8 (40.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 12 (60.00%) Degree
2 8 (40.00%) CIMA
2 8 (40.00%) MBA
Vendors
1 12 (60.00%) Tableau
2 8 (40.00%) Apple
3 7 (35.00%) Sony
3 7 (35.00%) Yahoo!
3 7 (35.00%) Google
3 7 (35.00%) Facebook
4 4 (20.00%) SAP
Belfast, County Antrim
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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