The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in IT jobs advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Social Media
Rank 19 32 -
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 4 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 4.26% 1.46% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 15.38% 3.77% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 0
Average salary £27,000 £20,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+35.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Social Media
Lancashire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
26 53 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 27.66% 38.69% 21.15%
Number of salaries quoted 20 43 17
Average salary £29,728 £38,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.28% +10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £21,225 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £52,500 £70,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
- +4.57%

Social Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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

Social Media Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

Social Media
Salary Trend in Preston

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

Social Media Salary Trend in Preston

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Preston 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 4 (100.00%) PHP
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) Facebook
2 3 (75.00%) Twitter
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) Photoshop
3 2 (50.00%) Ajax
3 2 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 2 (50.00%) Web Application Development
3 2 (50.00%) JSON
3 2 (50.00%) Web Design
3 2 (50.00%) Web Development
3 2 (50.00%) HTML5
3 2 (50.00%) CSS3
4 1 (25.00%) Social Media Marketing
4 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Content Management
4 1 (25.00%) Email Marketing
4 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (25.00%) WordPress
4 1 (25.00%) Android
4 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
4 1 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
4 1 (25.00%) User Experience
4 1 (25.00%) Mobile Development

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Preston 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 1 (25.00%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) Ajax
3 2 (50.00%) JSON
3 2 (50.00%) HTML5
3 2 (50.00%) CSS3
4 1 (25.00%) .NET
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Android
1 1 (25.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Web Development
1 2 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
1 2 (50.00%) Web Application Development
1 2 (50.00%) Web Design
2 1 (25.00%) Content Management
2 1 (25.00%) Pay per click
2 1 (25.00%) SEO
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Development
2 1 (25.00%) Email Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Social Media Marketing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) PHP
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (25.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Facebook
1 3 (75.00%) Twitter
2 1 (25.00%) Apple
2 1 (25.00%) Google
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