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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Social Media
Rank 23 22 30
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +8
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 1 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 1.33% 4.55% 1.63%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.70% 14.71% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 1
Median salary - £27,000 £20,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +35.00%
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%
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
37 34 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 49.33% 30.91% 40.65%
Number of salaries quoted 32 25 40
Median salary £32,500 £30,500 £37,123
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.55% -17.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,400 £27,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £73,750 £48,400
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Social Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

The demand trend of job ads across the Preston region citing Social Media as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 1 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 Preston region with a requirement for Social Media.

1 1 (100.00%) Web Design

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Preston 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:

Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Web Design
Preston, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £39000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £22500 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago