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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Social Media
Rank 191 183 193
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +10
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 47 38 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.79% 0.69% 0.58%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.46% 1.78% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 43 38 29
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% +23.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,750 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
1914 2129 2110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 32.29% 38.80% 37.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1519 1741 1789
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 29 January 2015.

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 29 January 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
Bristol -3 17 £51,697 +3.39% 8
Gloucestershire - 8 £35,000 - 1
Somerset +13 6 £51,250 +41.37% 1
Wiltshire -13 6 £42,500 +49.12% 2
Devon - 5 £25,000 - 1
Dorset - 5 £34,000 - 3
Social Media
England

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 42 (42.86%) Google
2 40 (40.82%) Agile Software Development
3 33 (33.67%) Marketing
3 33 (33.67%) .NET
4 29 (29.59%) MVC
5 28 (28.57%) HTML
5 28 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 28 (28.57%) Facebook
6 27 (27.55%) Analytics
6 27 (27.55%) C#
7 26 (26.53%) ASP.NET
7 26 (26.53%) SEO
7 26 (26.53%) WCF
7 26 (26.53%) Git (software)
7 26 (26.53%) ASP.NET MVC
8 25 (25.51%) Ruby
9 23 (23.47%) TDD
9 23 (23.47%) BBC
9 23 (23.47%) BDD
10 22 (22.45%) NoSQL
10 22 (22.45%) Digital Marketing
10 22 (22.45%) Google Analytics
10 22 (22.45%) OO
11 21 (21.43%) Social Media Marketing
12 20 (20.41%) Web Application Development
12 20 (20.41%) Node.js
12 20 (20.41%) RESTful
12 20 (20.41%) ASP.NET Web API
12 20 (20.41%) JavaScript
12 20 (20.41%) Sony

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

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 20 (20.41%) Node.js
2 11 (11.22%) CMS
3 4 (4.08%) WordPress
4 2 (2.04%) SharePoint
4 2 (2.04%) Drupal
Applications
1 11 (11.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 9 (9.18%) Photoshop
3 8 (8.16%) Adobe Illustrator
4 7 (7.14%) MS Excel
5 4 (4.08%) MS Office
5 4 (4.08%) Adobe Premiere
5 4 (4.08%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 22 (22.45%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.08%) Heroku
1 4 (4.08%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 10 (10.20%) Internet
2 1 (1.02%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 22 (22.45%) NoSQL
3 5 (5.10%) MySQL
3 5 (5.10%) Big Data
4 4 (4.08%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.04%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 26 (26.53%) Git (software)
2 7 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (4.08%) RSpec
4 2 (2.04%) Subversion
General
1 33 (33.67%) Marketing
2 16 (16.33%) Advertising
3 12 (12.24%) Finance
4 6 (6.12%) Telecoms
5 5 (5.10%) Retail
6 3 (3.06%) German Language
7 2 (2.04%) Games
8 1 (1.02%) Multimedia
8 1 (1.02%) Banking
8 1 (1.02%) Legal
Job Titles
1 42 (42.86%) Developer
2 26 (26.53%) .NET Developer
3 17 (17.35%) Designer
4 14 (14.29%) Project Manager
5 11 (11.22%) Web Developer
6 10 (10.20%) Digital Marketing Executive
6 10 (10.20%) Digital Project Manager
6 10 (10.20%) Marketing Executive
7 7 (7.14%) Web Designer
7 7 (7.14%) Senior Developer
7 7 (7.14%) UI Designer
7 7 (7.14%) UX Designer
7 7 (7.14%) Front-End Developer
7 7 (7.14%) Front-End Web Developer
8 6 (6.12%) Consultant
8 6 (6.12%) Recruitment Consultant
8 6 (6.12%) Senior .NET Developer
9 4 (4.08%) Digital Designer
10 3 (3.06%) PHP Developer
10 3 (3.06%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (33.67%) .NET
2 28 (28.57%) HTML
3 26 (26.53%) ASP.NET
3 26 (26.53%) WCF
3 26 (26.53%) ASP.NET MVC
4 20 (20.41%) RESTful
4 20 (20.41%) ASP.NET Web API
5 17 (17.35%) CSS
6 10 (10.20%) jQuery
7 7 (7.14%) SOAP
7 7 (7.14%) REST
8 6 (6.12%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 6 (6.12%) LINQ
9 5 (5.10%) Ruby on Rails
10 3 (3.06%) XML
11 2 (2.04%) HTML5
11 2 (2.04%) XHTML
11 2 (2.04%) Ajax
11 2 (2.04%) LAMP
11 2 (2.04%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 23 (23.47%) BBC
2 14 (14.29%) Graphic Design
2 14 (14.29%) Blog
3 11 (11.22%) Statistics
3 11 (11.22%) User Experience
4 4 (4.08%) Mobile App
4 4 (4.08%) E-Learning
4 4 (4.08%) Video Editing
5 3 (3.06%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.06%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.06%) Digital Media
5 3 (3.06%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.02%) Social Network
6 1 (1.02%) Copywriting
6 1 (1.02%) Smartphone
6 1 (1.02%) Taxonomies
6 1 (1.02%) Animation
6 1 (1.02%) Mobile Games
6 1 (1.02%) Open Source
6 1 (1.02%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.04%) Linux
2 1 (1.02%) Android
2 1 (1.02%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (40.82%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (29.59%) MVC
3 27 (27.55%) Analytics
4 26 (26.53%) SEO
5 23 (23.47%) TDD
5 23 (23.47%) BDD
6 22 (22.45%) Digital Marketing
6 22 (22.45%) OO
7 21 (21.43%) Social Media Marketing
8 20 (20.41%) Web Application Development
9 19 (19.39%) Web Design
10 16 (16.33%) E-Commerce
11 13 (13.27%) Pay per click
11 13 (13.27%) Email Marketing
11 13 (13.27%) Waterfall
12 11 (11.22%) Marketing Strategy
13 10 (10.20%) Online Marketing
13 10 (10.20%) Data Management
14 8 (8.16%) Web Development
15 7 (7.14%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (27.55%) C#
2 25 (25.51%) Ruby
3 20 (20.41%) JavaScript
4 7 (7.14%) SQL
5 6 (6.12%) PHP
6 2 (2.04%) Python
7 1 (1.02%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.02%) C
7 1 (1.02%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (9.18%) Degree
2 2 (2.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 42 (42.86%) Google
2 28 (28.57%) Facebook
3 20 (20.41%) Sony
3 20 (20.41%) Apple
3 20 (20.41%) Yahoo!
4 13 (13.27%) Adobe
5 12 (12.24%) Oracle
6 4 (4.08%) Microsoft
7 3 (3.06%) Toshiba
7 3 (3.06%) BT
7 3 (3.06%) Nokia
7 3 (3.06%) Siemens
7 3 (3.06%) HP
8 2 (2.04%) TIBCO
8 2 (2.04%) Zend
9 1 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (1.02%) Hitwise
9 1 (1.02%) Twitter
Wiltshire
Novate IT Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
The People Network
Salary: £16000 - £21000 per annum + Commission / Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + 10% bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth
Spectrum IT
Salary: £16000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bath, Avon
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35000-40000
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Edge Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + 22 days Annual Leave
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
SThree - Internal Recruitment department
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + OTE
Posted: 16 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
Bournemouth
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £18000 - £35000 per annum + holidays, car, incentives, commission
Posted: 23 days ago
Bristol
SThree - Internal Recruitment department
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + OTE £45,000
Posted: 24 days ago
Bristol
SThree - Internal Recruitment department
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Commission
Posted: 27 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £18000 - £19000 per annum + Car Targets, pension
Posted: 27 days ago