The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in IT jobs advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Social Media
Rank 85 50 70
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +20
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 1 21 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.10% 2.77% 0.83%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.42% 9.63% 3.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 7
Average salary £24,000 £31,250 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.20% +4.16%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+16.92% -4.41%
Social Media
Yorkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
South Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
236 218 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 23.67% 28.80% 23.85%
Number of salaries quoted 177 168 157
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,700 £23,300
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £58,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Social Media
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Social Media Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Social Media
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Social Media Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

Social Media
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
Sheffield -35 1 £24,000 -20.00%
Social Media
Yorkshire

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 13 (52.00%) Marketing
2 12 (48.00%) SEO
3 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (28.00%) Copywriting
5 6 (24.00%) Degree
5 6 (24.00%) HTML
5 6 (24.00%) JavaScript
5 6 (24.00%) CSS
5 6 (24.00%) jQuery
6 5 (20.00%) Online Marketing
6 5 (20.00%) Analytics
6 5 (20.00%) Web Services
6 5 (20.00%) Windows
6 5 (20.00%) PHP
6 5 (20.00%) SQL
6 5 (20.00%) .NET
6 5 (20.00%) Google
7 4 (16.00%) Pay per click
7 4 (16.00%) MySQL
7 4 (16.00%) Social Media Marketing
7 4 (16.00%) Windows 7
7 4 (16.00%) Google Analytics
8 3 (12.00%) Amazon S3
8 3 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
8 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (12.00%) Amazon SQS
8 3 (12.00%) Node.js
8 3 (12.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 3 (12.00%) ElastiCache
8 3 (12.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 3 (12.00%) Node.js
1 3 (12.00%) CMS
2 1 (4.00%) Umbraco
2 1 (4.00%) WordPress
2 1 (4.00%) IIS
2 1 (4.00%) Apache
2 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (16.00%) Google Analytics
2 1 (4.00%) SiteCatalyst
2 1 (4.00%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Amazon S3
1 3 (12.00%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (12.00%) Amazon SQS
1 3 (12.00%) ElastiCache
1 3 (12.00%) Amazon ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Internet
1 1 (4.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) MySQL
2 3 (12.00%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 3 (12.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (52.00%) Marketing
2 3 (12.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Advertising
3 2 (8.00%) French Language
4 1 (4.00%) Games
4 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) Developer
2 4 (16.00%) SEO Executive
3 3 (12.00%) PPC Manager
3 3 (12.00%) PPC Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) PPC Executive
3 3 (12.00%) Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) PPC Specialist
3 3 (12.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Service Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) PHP Developer
4 2 (8.00%) SEO Specialist
4 2 (8.00%) Web Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Marketing Executive
5 1 (4.00%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Junior
5 1 (4.00%) Junior PHP Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Junior Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Online Marketing Manager
5 1 (4.00%) E-Commerce Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (24.00%) HTML
1 6 (24.00%) CSS
1 6 (24.00%) jQuery
2 5 (20.00%) Web Services
2 5 (20.00%) .NET
3 2 (8.00%) Ajax
3 2 (8.00%) XHTML
3 2 (8.00%) XML
3 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (8.00%) HTML5
4 1 (4.00%) MooTools
4 1 (4.00%) RESTful
4 1 (4.00%) Smarty
4 1 (4.00%) CSS3
4 1 (4.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Copywriting
2 2 (8.00%) Blog
3 1 (4.00%) W3C
3 1 (4.00%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Windows
2 4 (16.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (12.00%) Linux
3 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (12.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) SEO
2 5 (20.00%) Online Marketing
2 5 (20.00%) Analytics
3 4 (16.00%) Pay per click
3 4 (16.00%) Social Media Marketing
4 3 (12.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (12.00%) WFM
4 3 (12.00%) Problem Management
4 3 (12.00%) ITIL
4 3 (12.00%) Web Development
4 3 (12.00%) Validation
5 2 (8.00%) Link Building
5 2 (8.00%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (4.00%) Email Marketing
6 1 (4.00%) BDD
6 1 (4.00%) Web Usability
6 1 (4.00%) Web Analytics
6 1 (4.00%) Content Management
6 1 (4.00%) Data Analysis
6 1 (4.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (24.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (20.00%) PHP
2 5 (20.00%) SQL
3 1 (4.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) Degree
2 3 (12.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.00%) Google
3 3 (12.00%) HP
4 2 (8.00%) Facebook
4 2 (8.00%) Twitter
5 1 (4.00%) Adobe
5 1 (4.00%) Coremetrics
5 1 (4.00%) Omniture