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 26 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Social Media
Rank 196 175 141
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -34
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 43 59 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.74% 1.00% 1.43%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.19% 2.42% 3.64%
Number of salaries quoted 34 43 67
Average salary £34,546 £32,500 £30,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.29% +7.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £27,500 £21,900
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £52,500 £36,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +10.29%
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
1962 2442 2061
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 33.86% 41.30% 39.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1519 1984 1728
Average salary £37,500 £39,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.06% +9.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
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 26 May 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 26 May 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
Wiltshire -8 14 £37,500 +31.57%
Bristol -5 13 £37,500 +15.38% 4
Dorset -1 6 £27,500 -47.61%
Cornwall -8 5 £20,000 -27.27% 1
Gloucestershire -10 3 £22,500 -35.71%
Devon -14 2 £35,000 -30.00%
Social Media
England

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 (46.67%) JavaScript
2 32 (35.56%) Marketing
3 31 (34.44%) HTML
4 21 (23.33%) E-Commerce
5 20 (22.22%) SQL Server
5 20 (22.22%) CSS
5 20 (22.22%) Degree
5 20 (22.22%) Analytics
6 19 (21.11%) Git (software)
6 19 (21.11%) Google
6 19 (21.11%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (21.11%) MVC
6 19 (21.11%) SEO
7 18 (20.00%) PHP
7 18 (20.00%) SOAP
7 18 (20.00%) REST
8 17 (18.89%) Oracle
9 16 (17.78%) .NET
9 16 (17.78%) jQuery
10 15 (16.67%) MySQL
10 15 (16.67%) C#
11 13 (14.44%) Advertising
11 13 (14.44%) WCF
12 12 (13.33%) OO
13 11 (12.22%) ASP.NET
13 11 (12.22%) Apple
13 11 (12.22%) LINQ
13 11 (12.22%) Digital Marketing
13 11 (12.22%) User Experience
14 10 (11.11%) Mentoring

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

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 (6.67%) CMS
2 3 (3.33%) Node.js
3 2 (2.22%) Tomcat
3 2 (2.22%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.22%) Drupal
3 2 (2.22%) WordPress
3 2 (2.22%) Liferay
Applications
1 4 (4.44%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.22%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.11%) MS Office
3 1 (1.11%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (1.11%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.11%) Google Analytics
2 4 (4.44%) Heroku
3 1 (1.11%) Office 365
3 1 (1.11%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 9 (10.00%) Internet
2 1 (1.11%) WEP
2 1 (1.11%) SMS
2 1 (1.11%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 15 (16.67%) MySQL
3 10 (11.11%) NoSQL
3 10 (11.11%) Big Data
4 7 (7.78%) Spotfire
5 6 (6.67%) SQLite
6 4 (4.44%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 19 (21.11%) Git (software)
2 6 (6.67%) Xcode
2 6 (6.67%) Subversion
2 6 (6.67%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 4 (4.44%) RSpec
4 1 (1.11%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 32 (35.56%) Marketing
2 13 (14.44%) Advertising
3 6 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 6 (6.67%) Finance
4 3 (3.33%) Legal
5 2 (2.22%) Games
6 1 (1.11%) Retail
6 1 (1.11%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 37 (41.11%) Developer
2 14 (15.56%) .NET Developer
3 12 (13.33%) Senior Developer
4 11 (12.22%) Senior .NET Developer
5 9 (10.00%) SEO Executive
5 9 (10.00%) iOS Developer
6 7 (7.78%) Communications Manager
6 7 (7.78%) Analyst
6 7 (7.78%) Consultant
6 7 (7.78%) Recruitment Consultant
7 6 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 6 (6.67%) Recruitment Resourcer
7 6 (6.67%) Resourcer
8 5 (5.56%) Front-End Developer
8 5 (5.56%) Project Manager
9 4 (4.44%) Business Analyst
9 4 (4.44%) Web Developer
10 3 (3.33%) Architect
10 3 (3.33%) Data Analyst
10 3 (3.33%) Content Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (34.44%) HTML
2 20 (22.22%) CSS
3 18 (20.00%) SOAP
3 18 (20.00%) REST
4 16 (17.78%) jQuery
4 16 (17.78%) .NET
5 13 (14.44%) WCF
6 11 (12.22%) LINQ
6 11 (12.22%) ASP.NET
7 10 (11.11%) Ext JS
7 10 (11.11%) Web Services
8 9 (10.00%) Cocoa
8 9 (10.00%) iOS SDK
8 9 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 9 (10.00%) Cocoa Touch
9 8 (8.89%) UIKit
10 6 (6.67%) Sencha Touch
10 6 (6.67%) HTML5
10 6 (6.67%) PhoneGap
10 6 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.22%) User Experience
2 8 (8.89%) iPhone
2 8 (8.89%) iPad
2 8 (8.89%) Data Structures
2 8 (8.89%) Mobile App
3 7 (7.78%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (6.67%) Management Information System
4 6 (6.67%) BBC
4 6 (6.67%) 3D Graphics
5 5 (5.56%) Computer Science
6 4 (4.44%) Digital Media
7 3 (3.33%) Copywriting
7 3 (3.33%) Social Network
8 2 (2.22%) Blog
9 1 (1.11%) Data Extraction
9 1 (1.11%) Data Integration
9 1 (1.11%) Mobile Games
9 1 (1.11%) Statistics
9 1 (1.11%) Taxonomies
9 1 (1.11%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.00%) Apple iOS
2 7 (7.78%) Linux
3 1 (1.11%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (23.33%) E-Commerce
2 20 (22.22%) Analytics
3 19 (21.11%) MVC
3 19 (21.11%) SEO
3 19 (21.11%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (13.33%) OO
5 11 (12.22%) Digital Marketing
6 10 (11.11%) Waterfall
6 10 (11.11%) Mentoring
7 9 (10.00%) iOS Development
7 9 (10.00%) BDD
7 9 (10.00%) Pay per click
7 9 (10.00%) Web Development
8 8 (8.89%) OOD
9 7 (7.78%) Data Modelling
9 7 (7.78%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (7.78%) Marketing Strategy
9 7 (7.78%) Customer Engagement
10 6 (6.67%) Data Protection
10 6 (6.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 42 (46.67%) JavaScript
2 18 (20.00%) PHP
3 15 (16.67%) C#
4 10 (11.11%) SQL
5 9 (10.00%) Objective-C
6 8 (8.89%) Ruby
7 7 (7.78%) Python
8 2 (2.22%) Java
9 1 (1.11%) C
9 1 (1.11%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 20 (22.22%) Degree
2 2 (2.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.67%) QA
2 1 (1.11%) SLA
Vendors
1 19 (21.11%) Google
2 17 (18.89%) Oracle
3 11 (12.22%) Apple
4 7 (7.78%) TIBCO
5 6 (6.67%) Volantis
5 6 (6.67%) Sencha
5 6 (6.67%) Appcelerator
5 6 (6.67%) Netbiscuits
5 6 (6.67%) Kony
6 5 (5.56%) Facebook
6 5 (5.56%) Zend
7 3 (3.33%) Yahoo!
7 3 (3.33%) Sony
7 3 (3.33%) Toshiba
7 3 (3.33%) BT
7 3 (3.33%) HP
7 3 (3.33%) Intel
7 3 (3.33%) Nokia
7 3 (3.33%) Siemens
8 2 (2.22%) Adobe
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