The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Social Media
Rank 57 63 51
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -12
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 9 13 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 1.53% 2.28% 2.98%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.93% 5.60% 8.57%
Number of salaries quoted 9 8 16
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Social Media
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
229 232 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 38.88% 40.70% 34.77%
Number of salaries quoted 193 174 188
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £45,000 £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 Suffolk

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

Social Media Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Social Media
Salary Trend in Suffolk

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

Social Media Salary Trend in Suffolk

Social Media
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Social Media across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

Social Media Salary Histogram in Suffolk

Social Media
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Social Media within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 1 April 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
Ipswich -3 8 £45,000 +63.63%
Bury St Edmunds - 1 £28,000 -
Social Media
East of England

Social Media
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 14 (93.33%) HTML
1 14 (93.33%) CSS
2 13 (86.67%) C#
2 13 (86.67%) JavaScript
2 13 (86.67%) .NET
2 13 (86.67%) jQuery
2 13 (86.67%) HTML5
2 13 (86.67%) CSS3
2 13 (86.67%) Mobile App
3 9 (60.00%) Java
4 2 (13.33%) Marketing
5 1 (6.67%) SQL
5 1 (6.67%) VB
5 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
5 1 (6.67%) SEO
5 1 (6.67%) Advertising
5 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (6.67%) Retail
5 1 (6.67%) Content Management
5 1 (6.67%) Digital Marketing

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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.

General
1 2 (13.33%) Marketing
2 1 (6.67%) Advertising
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Developer
2 7 (46.67%) Senior Developer
3 5 (33.33%) Software Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Junior
4 1 (6.67%) IT Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (93.33%) CSS
1 14 (93.33%) HTML
2 13 (86.67%) .NET
2 13 (86.67%) jQuery
2 13 (86.67%) HTML5
2 13 (86.67%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 13 (86.67%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce
1 1 (6.67%) SEO
1 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (6.67%) Content Management
1 1 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 13 (86.67%) C#
1 13 (86.67%) JavaScript
2 9 (60.00%) Java
3 1 (6.67%) SQL
3 1 (6.67%) VB