The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Social Media
Rank 84 124 105
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -19
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 49 17 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.05% 0.74% 1.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.21% 2.16% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 41 14 27
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £37,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £77,500 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Social Media
Berkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
789 788 675
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 33.00% 34.28% 34.62%
Number of salaries quoted 515 605 581
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Social Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Social Media Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Social Media
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Social Media Salary Trend in Reading

Social Media
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Social Media across the Reading region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Social Media Salary Histogram in Reading

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 31 (47.69%) Finance
2 20 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 20 (30.77%) MS Office
3 19 (29.23%) Advertising
4 18 (27.69%) Telecoms
4 18 (27.69%) .NET
5 17 (26.15%) C#
6 15 (23.08%) MS Excel
7 14 (21.54%) Business Intelligence
7 14 (21.54%) Internet
7 14 (21.54%) Software Engineering
7 14 (21.54%) Mobile App
8 13 (20.00%) Marketing
8 13 (20.00%) Service Delivery
8 13 (20.00%) SharePoint
9 12 (18.46%) ASP.NET
9 12 (18.46%) German Language
10 11 (16.92%) jQuery
10 11 (16.92%) ASP.NET MVC
10 11 (16.92%) MVC
10 11 (16.92%) Web Services
11 10 (15.38%) Retail
11 10 (15.38%) SC Cleared
11 10 (15.38%) Security Cleared
11 10 (15.38%) Degree
12 9 (13.85%) Back Office
12 9 (13.85%) CSS
12 9 (13.85%) HTML
12 9 (13.85%) User Experience
13 8 (12.31%) Web Application Development

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 13 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (6.15%) CMS
3 3 (4.62%) IIS
4 2 (3.08%) Drupal
5 1 (1.54%) WordPress
5 1 (1.54%) Movable Type
5 1 (1.54%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 20 (30.77%) MS Office
2 15 (23.08%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.62%) Photoshop
3 3 (4.62%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (3.08%) InDesign
5 1 (1.54%) OmniGraffle
5 1 (1.54%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (1.54%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (6.15%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.15%) MailChimp
2 1 (1.54%) LucidChart
Communications & Networking
1 14 (21.54%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.54%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Dreamweaver
1 1 (1.54%) Axure RP
General
1 31 (47.69%) Finance
2 19 (29.23%) Advertising
3 18 (27.69%) Telecoms
4 13 (20.00%) Marketing
5 12 (18.46%) German Language
6 10 (15.38%) Retail
7 9 (13.85%) Back Office
8 5 (7.69%) Dutch Language
9 1 (1.54%) Multimedia
9 1 (1.54%) Publishing
9 1 (1.54%) Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (41.54%) Consultant
2 23 (35.38%) Developer
3 17 (26.15%) Recruitment Consultant
3 17 (26.15%) C# Developer
3 17 (26.15%) C# .NET Developer
4 14 (21.54%) C# Programmer
4 14 (21.54%) Programmer
4 14 (21.54%) .NET Developer
5 13 (20.00%) Web Developer
6 12 (18.46%) Software Engineer
6 12 (18.46%) C# Software Engineer
6 12 (18.46%) Software Programmer
7 11 (16.92%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 11 (16.92%) .NET Programmer
7 11 (16.92%) ASP.NET Developer
8 9 (13.85%) .NET Software Engineer
9 8 (12.31%) C# Web Developer
9 8 (12.31%) .NET Web Developer
9 8 (12.31%) Web Programmer
9 8 (12.31%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (27.69%) .NET
2 12 (18.46%) ASP.NET
3 11 (16.92%) Web Services
3 11 (16.92%) jQuery
3 11 (16.92%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (13.85%) HTML
4 9 (13.85%) CSS
5 7 (10.77%) HTML5
6 6 (9.23%) WPF
7 4 (6.15%) Ajax
8 3 (4.62%) WCF
9 1 (1.54%) RESTful
9 1 (1.54%) CSS3
9 1 (1.54%) JSON
9 1 (1.54%) XML
9 1 (1.54%) Flash
9 1 (1.54%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (21.54%) Mobile App
2 9 (13.85%) User Experience
3 6 (9.23%) Graphic Design
4 1 (1.54%) Animation
4 1 (1.54%) Video Editing
4 1 (1.54%) Human Factors
4 1 (1.54%) Open Source
4 1 (1.54%) Motion Graphics
4 1 (1.54%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.54%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.62%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (21.54%) Business Intelligence
1 14 (21.54%) Software Engineering
2 13 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 11 (16.92%) MVC
4 8 (12.31%) Web Application Development
5 7 (10.77%) Digital Marketing
5 7 (10.77%) SEO
5 7 (10.77%) E-Commerce
6 6 (9.23%) System Testing
6 6 (9.23%) Analytics
7 5 (7.69%) Web Analytics
8 4 (6.15%) Project Management
8 4 (6.15%) Data Protection
8 4 (6.15%) Online Marketing
9 3 (4.62%) Responsive Web Design
9 3 (4.62%) Data Management
10 2 (3.08%) Email Marketing
10 2 (3.08%) Web Design
10 2 (3.08%) Social Media Marketing
11 1 (1.54%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 17 (26.15%) C#
2 7 (10.77%) JavaScript
3 3 (4.62%) C++
3 3 (4.62%) PHP
3 3 (4.62%) SQL
4 1 (1.54%) Ruby
4 1 (1.54%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (15.38%) Degree
1 10 (15.38%) SC Cleared
1 10 (15.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.54%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.62%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 20 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 8 (12.31%) Adobe
3 4 (6.15%) Google
4 1 (1.54%) Facebook
4 1 (1.54%) Twitter
4 1 (1.54%) HubSpot
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