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

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Social Media
Rank - - 12
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex - - 3.28%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £36,250
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -6.66%
Social Media
South East

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

Miscellaneous Category
Sussex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
20 24 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sussex 48.78% 29.27% 32.79%
Number of salaries quoted 13 11 20
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,100 £31,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £45,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Social Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

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

Social Media Jobs Demand Trend in Sussex

Social Media
Salary Trend in Sussex

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

Social Media Salary Trend in Sussex

Social Media
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Sussex

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Sussex 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 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe
1 2 (100.00%) Web Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Google
1 2 (100.00%) Coremetrics
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
1 2 (100.00%) Unica
1 2 (100.00%) Google Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) SiteCatalyst
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Customer Insight
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Sussex 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.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Google Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) SiteCatalyst
General
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
1 2 (100.00%) Insight Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Web Analytics
1 2 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 2 (100.00%) Customer Insight
1 2 (100.00%) Analytics
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Adobe
1 2 (100.00%) Google
1 2 (100.00%) Coremetrics
1 2 (100.00%) Unica