The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in IT jobs advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 30 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Social Media
Rank 56 44 57
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +13
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 10 15 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 1.76% 3.23% 0.82%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.62% 8.67% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 7 13 3
Average salary £42,500 £28,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+49.12% -28.75%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Social Media
Wiltshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Swindon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
178 173 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Swindon 31.39% 37.20% 42.45%
Number of salaries quoted 127 151 198
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,650
10% offered a salary of more than £62,000 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Social Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Social Media Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Social Media
Salary Trend in Swindon

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

Social Media Salary Trend in Swindon

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon 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 9 (69.23%) C#
1 9 (69.23%) JavaScript
1 9 (69.23%) .NET
1 9 (69.23%) Oracle
1 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
1 9 (69.23%) ASP.NET
1 9 (69.23%) SOAP
1 9 (69.23%) E-Commerce
1 9 (69.23%) MVC
1 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (69.23%) WCF
1 9 (69.23%) LINQ
1 9 (69.23%) Waterfall
1 9 (69.23%) REST
1 9 (69.23%) ASP.NET MVC 3
1 9 (69.23%) ASP.NET MVC
1 9 (69.23%) Mentoring
2 4 (30.77%) Marketing
3 3 (23.08%) Degree
3 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
3 3 (23.08%) Web Design
3 3 (23.08%) Content Management
3 3 (23.08%) Information Management
3 3 (23.08%) Legal
3 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
3 3 (23.08%) Intel
3 3 (23.08%) Digital Media
4 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 2015, IT jobs across the Swindon 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (30.77%) Marketing
2 3 (23.08%) Legal
3 1 (7.69%) Advertising
3 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) .NET Developer
1 9 (69.23%) Senior .NET Developer
1 9 (69.23%) Developer
1 9 (69.23%) Senior Developer
2 2 (15.38%) Operations Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Web Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Web Content Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Digital Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Content Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (69.23%) .NET
1 9 (69.23%) ASP.NET
1 9 (69.23%) SOAP
1 9 (69.23%) WCF
1 9 (69.23%) LINQ
1 9 (69.23%) ASP.NET MVC
1 9 (69.23%) REST
1 9 (69.23%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
1 3 (23.08%) Digital Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) E-Commerce
1 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (69.23%) MVC
1 9 (69.23%) Waterfall
1 9 (69.23%) Mentoring
2 3 (23.08%) Web Design
2 3 (23.08%) Content Management
2 3 (23.08%) Information Management
2 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
3 1 (7.69%) Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) Information Architecture
3 1 (7.69%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) C#
1 9 (69.23%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Oracle
2 3 (23.08%) Intel
3 1 (7.69%) Google