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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Social Media
Rank 72 74 51
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -23
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 1 2 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 0.17% 0.26% 0.94%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.69% 0.75% 2.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 5
Average salary £32,500 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £39,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-12.82% +20.00%
Social Media
South West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Somerset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
144 268 216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Somerset 23.76% 35.03% 40.68%
Number of salaries quoted 123 214 181
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £24,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,085 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Social Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Social Media Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Social Media
Salary Trend in Somerset

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

Social Media Salary Trend in Somerset

Social Media
Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Social Media within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Yeovil - 1 £32,500 -
Social Media
South West

Social Media
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
1 1 (100.00%) SEO
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Google
1 1 (100.00%) Pay per click
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Flex
1 1 (100.00%) Google Analytics
1 1 (100.00%) Display Advertising
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Magento
1 1 (100.00%) Online Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Customer Insight
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Somerset 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) HTTP
General
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
1 1 (100.00%) Retail
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Marketing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Apache Flex
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) SEO
1 1 (100.00%) Pay per click
1 1 (100.00%) Display Advertising
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Online Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Customer Insight
1 1 (100.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Google