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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Social Media
Rank 213 190 136
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -54
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 29 45 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.49% 0.74% 1.55%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.39% 1.98% 3.94%
Number of salaries quoted 22 32 75
Average salary £37,500 £30,100 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.58% +0.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,200 £26,600 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,250 £50,000 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
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
2087 2272 2057
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 35.43% 37.25% 39.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1659 1797 1747
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 6 July 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 6 July 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 -13 16 £37,500 +24.58% 4
Gloucestershire +2 5 £48,750 +89.32%
Wiltshire -17 5 £42,500 +54.54%
Dorset +1 2 £26,250 -35.58%
Devon -18 1 £45,000 -10.00% 1
Social Media
England

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 44 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 32 (36.36%) Marketing
3 31 (35.23%) HTML
4 21 (23.86%) CSS
4 21 (23.86%) E-Commerce
5 19 (21.59%) SEO
5 19 (21.59%) Analytics
6 18 (20.45%) jQuery
6 18 (20.45%) REST
6 18 (20.45%) MVC
6 18 (20.45%) SOAP
6 18 (20.45%) PHP
7 17 (19.32%) Oracle
7 17 (19.32%) SQL Server
7 17 (19.32%) Degree
8 16 (18.18%) MySQL
9 15 (17.05%) Google
10 14 (15.91%) .NET
10 14 (15.91%) C#
10 14 (15.91%) Git (software)
11 13 (14.77%) Agile Software Development
11 13 (14.77%) Advertising
12 12 (13.64%) Finance
13 11 (12.50%) SQL
13 11 (12.50%) LINQ
13 11 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
13 11 (12.50%) User Experience
14 10 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
14 10 (11.36%) Mentoring
14 10 (11.36%) Ext JS

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

For the 6 months to 6 July 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 6 (6.82%) CMS
2 3 (3.41%) Drupal
3 2 (2.27%) WordPress
3 2 (2.27%) Liferay
3 2 (2.27%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.27%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.14%) MS Office
3 1 (1.14%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (2.27%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.09%) Google Analytics
2 2 (2.27%) Heroku
3 1 (1.14%) Office 365
3 1 (1.14%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.82%) Internet
2 3 (3.41%) WEP
3 1 (1.14%) SMS
3 1 (1.14%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (19.32%) SQL Server
2 16 (18.18%) MySQL
3 7 (7.95%) NoSQL
3 7 (7.95%) Big Data
3 7 (7.95%) Spotfire
4 6 (6.82%) SQLite
5 2 (2.27%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 14 (15.91%) Git (software)
2 6 (6.82%) Xcode
2 6 (6.82%) Subversion
2 6 (6.82%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 2 (2.27%) RSpec
4 1 (1.14%) Dreamweaver
General
1 32 (36.36%) Marketing
2 13 (14.77%) Advertising
3 12 (13.64%) Finance
4 6 (6.82%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.41%) Legal
6 2 (2.27%) Games
6 2 (2.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 34 (38.64%) Developer
2 14 (15.91%) Senior Developer
3 13 (14.77%) .NET Developer
3 13 (14.77%) Senior .NET Developer
4 12 (13.64%) Analyst
5 9 (10.23%) SEO Executive
5 9 (10.23%) iOS Developer
6 7 (7.95%) Communications Manager
6 7 (7.95%) Consultant
6 7 (7.95%) Recruitment Consultant
7 6 (6.82%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 6 (6.82%) Resourcer
7 6 (6.82%) Recruitment Resourcer
8 5 (5.68%) Project Manager
8 5 (5.68%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (4.55%) Business Analyst
9 4 (4.55%) Web Developer
9 4 (4.55%) Front-End Developer
10 3 (3.41%) Content Manager
10 3 (3.41%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (35.23%) HTML
2 21 (23.86%) CSS
3 18 (20.45%) SOAP
3 18 (20.45%) jQuery
3 18 (20.45%) REST
4 14 (15.91%) .NET
5 11 (12.50%) LINQ
6 10 (11.36%) Ext JS
6 10 (11.36%) Web Services
6 10 (11.36%) ASP.NET
6 10 (11.36%) WCF
7 9 (10.23%) Cocoa
7 9 (10.23%) Cocoa Touch
7 9 (10.23%) iOS SDK
8 8 (9.09%) UIKit
9 7 (7.95%) Ajax
9 7 (7.95%) HTML5
10 6 (6.82%) ASP.NET MVC
10 6 (6.82%) CSS3
10 6 (6.82%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.50%) User Experience
2 10 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (9.09%) Data Structures
3 8 (9.09%) iPhone
3 8 (9.09%) iPad
3 8 (9.09%) Mobile App
4 6 (6.82%) 3D Graphics
5 3 (3.41%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.41%) Copywriting
5 3 (3.41%) Social Network
5 3 (3.41%) Digital Media
6 2 (2.27%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.14%) Mobile Games
7 1 (1.14%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.14%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.23%) Apple iOS
2 7 (7.95%) Linux
3 1 (1.14%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (23.86%) E-Commerce
2 19 (21.59%) SEO
2 19 (21.59%) Analytics
3 18 (20.45%) MVC
4 13 (14.77%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
6 10 (11.36%) Waterfall
6 10 (11.36%) Mentoring
7 9 (10.23%) iOS Development
7 9 (10.23%) Web Development
7 9 (10.23%) OO
8 8 (9.09%) OOD
9 7 (7.95%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (7.95%) Pay per click
9 7 (7.95%) Customer Engagement
9 7 (7.95%) Mobile First
10 6 (6.82%) Concurrent Programming
10 6 (6.82%) Open Source
10 6 (6.82%) Memory Management
10 6 (6.82%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 44 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 18 (20.45%) PHP
3 14 (15.91%) C#
4 11 (12.50%) SQL
5 9 (10.23%) Objective-C
6 7 (7.95%) Python
7 3 (3.41%) VB.NET
7 3 (3.41%) Ruby
8 2 (2.27%) Java
9 1 (1.14%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (19.32%) Degree
2 2 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.82%) QA
2 1 (1.14%) SLA
Vendors
1 17 (19.32%) Oracle
2 15 (17.05%) Google
3 9 (10.23%) Apple
4 7 (7.95%) TIBCO
5 6 (6.82%) Volantis
5 6 (6.82%) Netbiscuits
5 6 (6.82%) Kony
5 6 (6.82%) Sencha
5 6 (6.82%) Appcelerator
6 5 (5.68%) Zend
7 3 (3.41%) Adobe
7 3 (3.41%) Intel
8 1 (1.14%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.14%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.14%) Facebook
8 1 (1.14%) Twitter
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