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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Social Media
Rank 187 193 197
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +4
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 53 43 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.84% 0.73% 0.58%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.57% 1.86% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 48 43 29
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £24,988
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +30.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,750 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.14% -2.77%
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
2064 2314 2124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 32.62% 39.06% 37.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1586 1893 1823
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 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +5 26 £60,000 +84.61% 9
Gloucestershire - 10 £35,000 -
Devon +2 8 £25,000 +4.16% 3
Wiltshire -13 5 £42,500 +30.76% 1
Somerset +1 2 £51,250 +57.69%
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 19 December 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 51 (48.11%) Google
2 45 (42.45%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (32.08%) .NET
3 34 (32.08%) Marketing
4 33 (31.13%) Facebook
5 32 (30.19%) Analytics
6 29 (27.36%) SEO
7 28 (26.42%) MVC
7 28 (26.42%) C#
8 27 (25.47%) HTML
8 27 (25.47%) ASP.NET
8 27 (25.47%) WCF
8 27 (25.47%) ASP.NET MVC
8 27 (25.47%) BBC
8 27 (25.47%) TDD
8 27 (25.47%) BDD
8 27 (25.47%) SQL Server
8 27 (25.47%) Google Analytics
9 26 (24.53%) Git (software)
9 26 (24.53%) Ruby
10 25 (23.58%) OO
11 24 (22.64%) NoSQL
11 24 (22.64%) Apple
11 24 (22.64%) Sony
11 24 (22.64%) Yahoo!
11 24 (22.64%) Digital Marketing
11 24 (22.64%) Web Application Development
11 24 (22.64%) Node.js
11 24 (22.64%) RESTful
11 24 (22.64%) ASP.NET Web API

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 24 (22.64%) Node.js
2 10 (9.43%) CMS
3 3 (2.83%) WordPress
4 2 (1.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (12.26%) Photoshop
1 13 (12.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 12 (11.32%) MS Excel
3 9 (8.49%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (7.55%) Adobe Illustrator
5 6 (5.66%) Adobe Premiere
6 4 (3.77%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 27 (25.47%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.94%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.66%) Force.com
2 2 (1.89%) Heroku
3 1 (0.94%) Office 365
3 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.49%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (25.47%) SQL Server
2 24 (22.64%) NoSQL
3 3 (2.83%) Big Data
4 2 (1.89%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 26 (24.53%) Git (software)
2 7 (6.60%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (1.89%) RSpec
General
1 34 (32.08%) Marketing
2 19 (17.92%) Advertising
3 11 (10.38%) Finance
4 7 (6.60%) Telecoms
5 6 (5.66%) Retail
6 3 (2.83%) German Language
7 1 (0.94%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.94%) Interactive Media
7 1 (0.94%) Back Office
7 1 (0.94%) Legal
7 1 (0.94%) Publishing
7 1 (0.94%) Games
7 1 (0.94%) Banking
Job Titles
1 41 (38.68%) Developer
2 27 (25.47%) .NET Developer
3 25 (23.58%) Designer
4 12 (11.32%) Marketing Executive
5 10 (9.43%) Web Developer
5 10 (9.43%) Digital Marketing Executive
6 9 (8.49%) Consultant
6 9 (8.49%) Project Manager
6 9 (8.49%) Recruitment Consultant
7 8 (7.55%) Digital Project Manager
8 7 (6.60%) Front-End Developer
8 7 (6.60%) Front-End Web Developer
8 7 (6.60%) UX Designer
8 7 (6.60%) Web Designer
8 7 (6.60%) UI Designer
9 5 (4.72%) Digital Designer
10 4 (3.77%) Product Owner
11 3 (2.83%) Senior Developer
11 3 (2.83%) Resourcer
11 3 (2.83%) Recruitment Resourcer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (32.08%) .NET
2 27 (25.47%) ASP.NET
2 27 (25.47%) WCF
2 27 (25.47%) HTML
2 27 (25.47%) ASP.NET MVC
3 24 (22.64%) ASP.NET Web API
3 24 (22.64%) RESTful
4 16 (15.09%) CSS
5 9 (8.49%) jQuery
6 4 (3.77%) SOAP
6 4 (3.77%) REST
7 3 (2.83%) ASP.NET MVC 3
7 3 (2.83%) LINQ
8 2 (1.89%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (1.89%) JSON
8 2 (1.89%) XML
8 2 (1.89%) HTML5
9 1 (0.94%) CSS3
9 1 (0.94%) XHTML
9 1 (0.94%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 27 (25.47%) BBC
2 19 (17.92%) Graphic Design
2 19 (17.92%) Blog
3 11 (10.38%) Statistics
4 9 (8.49%) E-Learning
4 9 (8.49%) Video Editing
4 9 (8.49%) User Experience
5 4 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.77%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.83%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.83%) Computer Science
6 3 (2.83%) Digital Media
7 2 (1.89%) Copywriting
8 1 (0.94%) New Media
8 1 (0.94%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.94%) Data Integration
8 1 (0.94%) Open Source
8 1 (0.94%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.94%) Mobile Games
8 1 (0.94%) Taxonomies
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (42.45%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (30.19%) Analytics
3 29 (27.36%) SEO
4 28 (26.42%) MVC
5 27 (25.47%) TDD
5 27 (25.47%) BDD
6 25 (23.58%) OO
7 24 (22.64%) Digital Marketing
7 24 (22.64%) Web Application Development
8 23 (21.70%) Social Media Marketing
9 20 (18.87%) Web Design
10 15 (14.15%) Pay per click
11 14 (13.21%) Email Marketing
12 13 (12.26%) Online Marketing
13 12 (11.32%) E-Commerce
14 11 (10.38%) Marketing Strategy
15 10 (9.43%) Waterfall
15 10 (9.43%) Data Management
16 7 (6.60%) Responsive Web Design
17 6 (5.66%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 28 (26.42%) C#
2 26 (24.53%) Ruby
3 14 (13.21%) JavaScript
4 7 (6.60%) SQL
5 5 (4.72%) PHP
6 1 (0.94%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (10.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.94%) QA
Vendors
1 51 (48.11%) Google
2 33 (31.13%) Facebook
3 24 (22.64%) Yahoo!
3 24 (22.64%) Apple
3 24 (22.64%) Sony
4 19 (17.92%) Adobe
5 12 (11.32%) Oracle
6 9 (8.49%) Microsoft
7 3 (2.83%) HP
7 3 (2.83%) Nokia
7 3 (2.83%) Siemens
7 3 (2.83%) Toshiba
7 3 (2.83%) BT
8 2 (1.89%) Twitter
9 1 (0.94%) Zend
9 1 (0.94%) Hitwise
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