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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Social Media
Rank 75 86 78
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -8
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 11 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 1.08% 0.39% 1.07%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.80% 1.68% 3.62%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 10
Average salary £31,250 £30,750 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.62% -21.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,150 £20,800 £34,200
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £34,400 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.94%
Miscellaneous Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
229 238 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 22.56% 23.15% 29.58%
Number of salaries quoted 164 212 219
Average salary £33,500 £38,250 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.41% +3.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
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
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Social Media across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Social Media Salary Histogram in South Wales

Social Media
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Social Media within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +7 4 £18,000 -45.45%
Caerphilly -2 2 £22,500 +28.57%
Social Media
Wales

Social Media
Top 23 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 11 (68.75%) SEO
2 10 (62.50%) ISO 9001
2 10 (62.50%) HTML
2 10 (62.50%) PHP
2 10 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 10 (62.50%) Kindle
3 8 (50.00%) SQL
4 7 (43.75%) CMS
4 7 (43.75%) Symfony
5 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (25.00%) Facebook
5 4 (25.00%) Twitter
5 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
7 2 (12.50%) Web Development
7 2 (12.50%) PHP5
7 2 (12.50%) CSS3
7 2 (12.50%) HTML5
7 2 (12.50%) CSS
8 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
8 1 (6.25%) Google
8 1 (6.25%) Analytics

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 7 (43.75%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Developer
2 9 (56.25%) PHP Developer
3 7 (43.75%) Senior Developer
4 6 (37.50%) Senior PHP Developer
5 5 (31.25%) Resourcer
5 5 (31.25%) Recruitment Resourcer
6 3 (18.75%) Junior Developer
6 3 (18.75%) Junior
6 3 (18.75%) Junior PHP Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Senior Software Developer
7 1 (6.25%) Social Media Manager
7 1 (6.25%) Content Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (62.50%) HTML
2 7 (43.75%) Symfony
3 2 (12.50%) CSS3
3 2 (12.50%) HTML5
3 2 (12.50%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (62.50%) Kindle
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) SEO
2 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
4 2 (12.50%) Web Development
5 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
5 1 (6.25%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 10 (62.50%) PHP
2 8 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (12.50%) PHP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (62.50%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Facebook
1 4 (25.00%) Twitter
2 1 (6.25%) Google