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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Social Media
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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
25 44 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 33.78% 35.48% 30.83%
Number of salaries quoted 20 42 35
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £51,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) PHP
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
1 8 (100.00%) jQuery
2 5 (62.50%) Marketing
2 5 (62.50%) Email Marketing
2 5 (62.50%) Digital Marketing
3 4 (50.00%) Front End Development
3 4 (50.00%) SEO
3 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (50.00%) Social Media Marketing
3 4 (50.00%) Twitter
3 4 (50.00%) Web Development
4 3 (37.50%) WordPress
4 3 (37.50%) HTML5
4 3 (37.50%) CSS3
4 3 (37.50%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (37.50%) Web Application Development
4 3 (37.50%) Facebook
4 3 (37.50%) MySQL
4 3 (37.50%) Photoshop
4 3 (37.50%) Web Design
4 3 (37.50%) Pay per click
4 3 (37.50%) Ajax
5 2 (25.00%) Google
5 2 (25.00%) JSON
6 1 (12.50%) CakePHP
6 1 (12.50%) MVC

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 3 (37.50%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) MySQL
General
1 5 (62.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) HTML CSS Developer
2 5 (62.50%) HTML Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (37.50%) JavaScript Developer
3 3 (37.50%) MySQL Developer
3 3 (37.50%) PHP Developer
3 3 (37.50%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 3 (37.50%) Software Developer
4 2 (25.00%) Digital Developer
5 1 (12.50%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) jQuery
2 3 (37.50%) Ajax
2 3 (37.50%) CSS3
2 3 (37.50%) HTML5
3 2 (25.00%) JSON
4 1 (12.50%) CakePHP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Digital Marketing
1 5 (62.50%) Email Marketing
2 4 (50.00%) Front End Development
2 4 (50.00%) SEO
2 4 (50.00%) Social Media Marketing
2 4 (50.00%) Web Development
3 3 (37.50%) Pay per click
3 3 (37.50%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (37.50%) Web Application Development
3 3 (37.50%) Web Design
4 1 (12.50%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) PHP
2 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Twitter
2 3 (37.50%) Facebook
3 2 (25.00%) Google