The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in IT jobs advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Social Media
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank - 66 -
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear - 0.22% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.70% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £60,000 -
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-18.75% +6.66%

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

Miscellaneous Category
Tyne and Wear
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
160 143 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 34.48% 31.22% 35.45%
Number of salaries quoted 153 125 155
Median salary £30,000 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Social Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of job ads across the Tyne and Wear region citing Social Media as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Social Media Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Social Media
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Social Media Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear