The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Social Media
Rank 190 192 181
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -11
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 55 37 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.84% 0.66% 0.72%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.44% 1.69% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 47 37 36
Average salary £35,000 £31,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +21.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,747 £23,100 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £34,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
Social Media
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2254 2191 1936
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 34.61% 38.82% 36.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1755 1848 1625
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Social Media
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Social Media Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Social Media
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Social Media Salary Trend in the South West

Social Media
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Social Media across the South West region over the 3 months to 21 November 2014.

Social Media Salary Histogram in the South West

Social Media
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 21 November 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
(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
Bristol +12 23 £60,000 +90.47% 16
Gloucestershire - 10 £35,000 - 1
Devon -8 9 £25,000 +4.16% 3
Wiltshire -9 9 £35,000 +7.69% 1
Somerset -1 2 £42,500 +37.09% 4
Dorset - 1 £32,500 -
Cornwall - 1 £30,000 -
Social Media
England

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 52 (49.52%) Google
2 42 (40.00%) Marketing
3 39 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (35.24%) Analytics
5 34 (32.38%) Facebook
6 32 (30.48%) Digital Marketing
7 30 (28.57%) .NET
8 29 (27.62%) SEO
9 27 (25.71%) HTML
9 27 (25.71%) Google Analytics
10 25 (23.81%) C#
10 25 (23.81%) MVC
11 24 (22.86%) TDD
11 24 (22.86%) ASP.NET
11 24 (22.86%) SQL Server
11 24 (22.86%) ASP.NET MVC
11 24 (22.86%) WCF
11 24 (22.86%) BDD
12 22 (20.95%) Social Media Marketing
12 22 (20.95%) Blog
12 22 (20.95%) OO
13 21 (20.00%) Apple
13 21 (20.00%) Sony
13 21 (20.00%) BBC
13 21 (20.00%) Git (software)
13 21 (20.00%) RESTful
13 21 (20.00%) Yahoo!
13 21 (20.00%) Ruby
13 21 (20.00%) NoSQL
13 21 (20.00%) Node.js

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 21 (20.00%) Node.js
2 11 (10.48%) CMS
3 4 (3.81%) WordPress
4 2 (1.90%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.95%) Joomla!
Applications
1 13 (12.38%) MS Excel
2 12 (11.43%) Photoshop
2 12 (11.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 10 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (6.67%) Adobe Illustrator
5 6 (5.71%) Adobe Premiere
6 4 (3.81%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 27 (25.71%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.90%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.71%) Force.com
2 1 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.95%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (22.86%) SQL Server
2 21 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.95%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 21 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (5.71%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 42 (40.00%) Marketing
2 19 (18.10%) Advertising
3 13 (12.38%) Finance
4 7 (6.67%) Telecoms
4 7 (6.67%) Retail
5 3 (2.86%) German Language
6 2 (1.90%) Interactive Media
7 1 (0.95%) Back Office
7 1 (0.95%) Legal
7 1 (0.95%) Publishing
7 1 (0.95%) Games
7 1 (0.95%) Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (33.33%) Developer
2 25 (23.81%) Designer
3 24 (22.86%) .NET Developer
4 12 (11.43%) Marketing Executive
5 10 (9.52%) Digital Marketing Executive
6 9 (8.57%) Project Manager
6 9 (8.57%) Web Developer
6 9 (8.57%) Consultant
6 9 (8.57%) Recruitment Consultant
7 8 (7.62%) Digital Project Manager
8 6 (5.71%) Front-End Developer
8 6 (5.71%) Front-End Web Developer
8 6 (5.71%) UX Designer
8 6 (5.71%) UI Designer
8 6 (5.71%) Web Designer
8 6 (5.71%) Digital Designer
9 5 (4.76%) Senior Manager
10 4 (3.81%) Social Media Manager
10 4 (3.81%) Product Owner
11 3 (2.86%) Resourcer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (28.57%) .NET
2 27 (25.71%) HTML
3 24 (22.86%) WCF
3 24 (22.86%) ASP.NET
3 24 (22.86%) ASP.NET MVC
4 21 (20.00%) RESTful
4 21 (20.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 17 (16.19%) CSS
6 8 (7.62%) jQuery
7 4 (3.81%) REST
7 4 (3.81%) SOAP
8 3 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 3 (2.86%) LINQ
9 2 (1.90%) HTML5
9 2 (1.90%) XML
9 2 (1.90%) JSON
10 1 (0.95%) CodeIgniter
10 1 (0.95%) XHTML
10 1 (0.95%) Ajax
10 1 (0.95%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 22 (20.95%) Blog
2 21 (20.00%) BBC
3 19 (18.10%) Graphic Design
4 10 (9.52%) Video Editing
4 10 (9.52%) E-Learning
4 10 (9.52%) Statistics
5 8 (7.62%) User Experience
6 4 (3.81%) Mobile App
7 3 (2.86%) Copywriting
8 2 (1.90%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.90%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.95%) New Media
9 1 (0.95%) Open Source
9 1 (0.95%) Animation
9 1 (0.95%) Smartphone
9 1 (0.95%) Mobile Games
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (37.14%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (35.24%) Analytics
3 32 (30.48%) Digital Marketing
4 29 (27.62%) SEO
5 25 (23.81%) MVC
6 24 (22.86%) TDD
6 24 (22.86%) BDD
7 22 (20.95%) Social Media Marketing
7 22 (20.95%) OO
8 21 (20.00%) Web Application Development
9 19 (18.10%) Web Design
10 15 (14.29%) Pay per click
11 14 (13.33%) Email Marketing
12 13 (12.38%) Online Marketing
13 11 (10.48%) E-Commerce
14 10 (9.52%) Marketing Strategy
14 10 (9.52%) Waterfall
15 9 (8.57%) Data Management
16 7 (6.67%) Content Management
17 6 (5.71%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 25 (23.81%) C#
2 21 (20.00%) Ruby
3 12 (11.43%) JavaScript
4 6 (5.71%) SQL
5 4 (3.81%) PHP
6 1 (0.95%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (8.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.95%) QA
Vendors
1 52 (49.52%) Google
2 34 (32.38%) Facebook
3 21 (20.00%) Apple
3 21 (20.00%) Sony
3 21 (20.00%) Yahoo!
4 18 (17.14%) Adobe
5 13 (12.38%) Oracle
6 10 (9.52%) Microsoft
7 6 (5.71%) Twitter
8 1 (0.95%) Zend
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