The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the South Wales region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Social Media
Rank - 86 71
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 0 3 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales - 0.27% 1.56%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.00% 5.65%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 13
Average salary - £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -1.51%
Miscellaneous Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
257 300 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 22.45% 26.64% 27.68%
Number of salaries quoted 224 271 204
Average salary £35,000 £38,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.89% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,900 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Social Media
Wales

Social Media
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Social Media Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Social Media
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Social Media Salary Trend in South Wales

Social Media
Top 20 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 4 (57.14%) ISO 9001
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
1 4 (57.14%) PHP
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
1 4 (57.14%) SEO
1 4 (57.14%) Kindle
2 3 (42.86%) Symfony
2 3 (42.86%) CMS
3 2 (28.57%) CSS
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (28.57%) HTML5
3 2 (28.57%) PHP5
3 2 (28.57%) CSS3
3 2 (28.57%) Facebook
3 2 (28.57%) Twitter
3 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (14.29%) Web Development
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 (42.86%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 4 (57.14%) PHP Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Resourcer
3 3 (42.86%) Recruitment Resourcer
3 3 (42.86%) Senior PHP Developer
3 3 (42.86%) Senior Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Junior
4 1 (14.29%) Junior PHP Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) HTML
2 3 (42.86%) Symfony
3 2 (28.57%) CSS
3 2 (28.57%) HTML5
3 2 (28.57%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Kindle
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) SEO
2 2 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) PHP
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) PHP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Facebook
1 2 (28.57%) Twitter