The table below looks at the statistics for Social Commerce skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Social Commerce over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Social Commerce (s-Commerce)
Rank 892 872 861
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -11
Permanent jobs citing Social Commerce 5 18 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.016% 0.021%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.005% 0.020% 0.026%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 13
Average salary £75,000 £46,250 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+62.16% -15.90%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 - £45,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
92095 89576 91817
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 82.23% 81.81% 79.51%
Number of salaries quoted 75962 71840 78174
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Social Commerce
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Social Commerce within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Social Commerce Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Social Commerce
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Social Commerce within the UK.

Social Commerce Salary Trend in the UK

Social Commerce
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Social Commerce over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 within the UK.

Social Commerce Salary Histogram in the UK

Social Commerce
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Social Commerce within the UK over the 3 months to 19 December 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
England -15 5 £75,000 +62.16%
South East - 4 £65,000 -
Bracknell - 2 £75,000 -
Berkshire - 2 £75,000 -
Surrey - 2 £51,250 -
City of London +24 1 £80,000 +45.45%
London +7 1 £80,000 +72.97%

Social Commerce
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Social Commerce 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 Commerce.

1 7 (50.00%) Analytics
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
1 7 (50.00%) Marketing
2 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
3 5 (35.71%) E-Commerce
3 5 (35.71%) Games
3 5 (35.71%) Mobile App
4 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (28.57%) SOAP
4 4 (28.57%) Web Services
4 4 (28.57%) REST
4 4 (28.57%) CRM
4 4 (28.57%) SOA
4 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
4 4 (28.57%) Product Management
4 4 (28.57%) SaaS
5 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
5 3 (21.43%) HTML
5 3 (21.43%) .NET
5 3 (21.43%) CSS
5 3 (21.43%) Social Media
6 2 (14.29%) VB.NET
6 2 (14.29%) User Experience
6 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (14.29%) Data Structures
6 2 (14.29%) Algorithms
6 2 (14.29%) Retail
6 2 (14.29%) Advertising
6 2 (14.29%) French Language

Social Commerce
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Social Commerce 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 Commerce. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 4 (28.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) NUnit
1 2 (14.29%) TeamCity
1 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 2 (14.29%) Bitbucket
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
1 7 (50.00%) Marketing
2 5 (35.71%) Games
3 2 (14.29%) Retail
3 2 (14.29%) Advertising
3 2 (14.29%) French Language
3 2 (14.29%) German Language
3 2 (14.29%) Italian Language
3 2 (14.29%) Spanish Language
3 2 (14.29%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Developer
2 4 (28.57%) Product Manager
2 4 (28.57%) E-Commerce Manager
3 2 (14.29%) Solutions Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (14.29%) .NET Developer
3 2 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Salesforce.com Developer
3 2 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Data Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Web Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (28.57%) SOAP
1 4 (28.57%) Web Services
1 4 (28.57%) REST
2 3 (21.43%) CSS
2 3 (21.43%) HTML
2 3 (21.43%) .NET
3 2 (14.29%) J2EE
3 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
3 2 (14.29%) WSDL
3 2 (14.29%) Ajax
3 2 (14.29%) jQuery
3 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (14.29%) Razor View Engine
3 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Mobile App
2 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (21.43%) Social Media
4 2 (14.29%) N-Tier
4 2 (14.29%) User Experience
4 2 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (14.29%) Data Structures
4 2 (14.29%) Algorithms
5 1 (7.14%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Analytics
2 5 (35.71%) E-Commerce
3 4 (28.57%) CRM
3 4 (28.57%) SOA
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (28.57%) Software Engineering
3 4 (28.57%) Product Management
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (14.29%) Social Media Marketing
4 2 (14.29%) Web Development
4 2 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (14.29%) Mobile Commerce
4 2 (14.29%) OO
4 2 (14.29%) ERP
5 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
5 1 (7.14%) Validation
5 1 (7.14%) Data Validation
5 1 (7.14%) Supplier Management
5 1 (7.14%) Financial Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Social Media Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
2 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
2 2 (14.29%) C#
2 2 (14.29%) Java
2 2 (14.29%) VB.NET
3 1 (7.14%) VBScript
3 1 (7.14%) VB
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle
1 2 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
1 2 (14.29%) Alterian
2 1 (7.14%) Google
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft