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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Social Media
Rank 124 115 119
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +4
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 18 26 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.80% 1.09% 0.89%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.16% 2.84% 2.49%
Number of salaries quoted 11 13 19
Average salary £44,000 £57,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.47% +35.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £65,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
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
832 917 802
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 36.99% 38.38% 35.71%
Number of salaries quoted 559 589 668
Average salary £49,000 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.37% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,250 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 6 July 2015.

Social Media Salary Histogram in Reading

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 22 (41.51%) Marketing
2 20 (37.74%) Finance
3 17 (32.08%) Digital Marketing
4 16 (30.19%) C#
5 14 (26.42%) Microsoft
6 13 (24.53%) .NET
7 12 (22.64%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (22.64%) Mobile App
8 11 (20.75%) Telecoms
8 11 (20.75%) Project Management
9 9 (16.98%) MS Excel
10 8 (15.09%) Web Analytics
10 8 (15.09%) Software Engineering
10 8 (15.09%) Analytics
11 7 (13.21%) Advertising
11 7 (13.21%) Internet
12 6 (11.32%) Web Services
12 6 (11.32%) PHP
12 6 (11.32%) Degree
13 5 (9.43%) QA
13 5 (9.43%) Google
13 5 (9.43%) ASP.NET
13 5 (9.43%) MS Office
13 5 (9.43%) CSS
13 5 (9.43%) MVC
13 5 (9.43%) Facebook
13 5 (9.43%) Web Application Development
13 5 (9.43%) API Development
14 4 (7.55%) Digital Media
14 4 (7.55%) Automation Testing

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 3 (5.66%) SharePoint
1 3 (5.66%) Node.js
2 2 (3.77%) CMS
3 1 (1.89%) WordPress
3 1 (1.89%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (16.98%) MS Excel
2 5 (9.43%) MS Office
3 2 (3.77%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) Google Analytics
1 2 (3.77%) SaaS
2 1 (1.89%) MailChimp
2 1 (1.89%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 7 (13.21%) Internet
2 1 (1.89%) LDAP
Development Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Subversion
1 1 (1.89%) JIRA
1 1 (1.89%) Selenium
1 1 (1.89%) WebDriver
1 1 (1.89%) Hudson
1 1 (1.89%) SoapUI
1 1 (1.89%) SpecFlow
General
1 22 (41.51%) Marketing
2 20 (37.74%) Finance
3 11 (20.75%) Telecoms
4 7 (13.21%) Advertising
5 4 (7.55%) Banking
5 4 (7.55%) Electronics
6 3 (5.66%) German Language
7 2 (3.77%) Dutch Language
7 2 (3.77%) Law
7 2 (3.77%) Retail
7 2 (3.77%) Multimedia
8 1 (1.89%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (18.87%) Developer
1 10 (18.87%) Programmer
2 9 (16.98%) Account Manager
2 9 (16.98%) Consultant
3 8 (15.09%) Software Engineer
3 8 (15.09%) C# Software Engineer
3 8 (15.09%) .NET Developer
3 8 (15.09%) C# Developer
3 8 (15.09%) .NET Software Engineer
3 8 (15.09%) .NET Programmer
3 8 (15.09%) Software Programmer
3 8 (15.09%) C# Programmer
3 8 (15.09%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (13.21%) Senior Account Manager
4 7 (13.21%) Senior Manager
5 6 (11.32%) Recruitment Consultant
5 6 (11.32%) Web Developer
6 5 (9.43%) Web Programmer
6 5 (9.43%) ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (9.43%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (24.53%) .NET
2 6 (11.32%) Web Services
3 5 (9.43%) ASP.NET
3 5 (9.43%) CSS
4 4 (7.55%) HTML
4 4 (7.55%) jQuery
4 4 (7.55%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (5.66%) WPF
6 1 (1.89%) HTML5
6 1 (1.89%) CSS3
6 1 (1.89%) RESTful
6 1 (1.89%) SAML
6 1 (1.89%) Ajax
6 1 (1.89%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 12 (22.64%) Mobile App
2 4 (7.55%) User Experience
2 4 (7.55%) FMCG
2 4 (7.55%) Digital Media
3 3 (5.66%) Smartphone
3 3 (5.66%) Graphic Design
3 3 (5.66%) Blog
4 2 (3.77%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (32.08%) Digital Marketing
2 12 (22.64%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (20.75%) Project Management
4 8 (15.09%) Software Engineering
4 8 (15.09%) Web Analytics
4 8 (15.09%) Analytics
5 5 (9.43%) API Development
5 5 (9.43%) Web Application Development
5 5 (9.43%) MVC
6 4 (7.55%) SEO
6 4 (7.55%) Automated Testing
6 4 (7.55%) Software Testing
6 4 (7.55%) Service Delivery
6 4 (7.55%) E-Commerce
6 4 (7.55%) Automation Testing
6 4 (7.55%) Social Media Monitoring
7 3 (5.66%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (5.66%) Online Marketing
7 3 (5.66%) Open Source
7 3 (5.66%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (30.19%) C#
2 6 (11.32%) PHP
3 3 (5.66%) C
3 3 (5.66%) Perl
3 3 (5.66%) C++
3 3 (5.66%) Java
3 3 (5.66%) Python
4 1 (1.89%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.89%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (11.32%) Degree
2 3 (5.66%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.77%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.89%) MCSE
4 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.89%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.43%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.89%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 14 (26.42%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.43%) Google
2 5 (9.43%) Facebook
3 3 (5.66%) IBM
3 3 (5.66%) Adobe
4 1 (1.89%) Omniture
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle
4 1 (1.89%) SAP
4 1 (1.89%) Twitter
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