The table below looks at the statistics for the Social Media Specialist role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Social Media Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Social Media Specialist
Rank - - 884
Permanent jobs requiring a Social Media Specialist 0 0 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - - 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £55,000
UK excluding London average salary - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
104155 109749 101582
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.18% 94.52% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 86857 88754 84247
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Social Media Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Social Media Specialist in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Social Media Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Social Media Specialist
Salary Trend

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

Social Media Specialist Salary Trend in the UK

Social Media Specialist
Top 13 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Social Media Specialist in their job title 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 with Social Media Specialist in their job title.

1 6 (100.00%) Benchmarking
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) Marketing
1 6 (100.00%) Social Network
1 6 (100.00%) Customer Engagement
1 6 (100.00%) Online Marketing
1 6 (100.00%) Social Media
1 6 (100.00%) Social Media Marketing
1 6 (100.00%) New Media
1 6 (100.00%) Facebook
1 6 (100.00%) Twitter
1 6 (100.00%) Analytics
2 4 (66.67%) E-Commerce

Social Media Specialist
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Social Media Specialist in their job title 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 with Social Media Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 6 (100.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Social Network
1 6 (100.00%) Social Media
1 6 (100.00%) New Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Benchmarking
1 6 (100.00%) Customer Engagement
1 6 (100.00%) Online Marketing
1 6 (100.00%) Social Media Marketing
1 6 (100.00%) Analytics
2 4 (66.67%) E-Commerce
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Facebook
1 6 (100.00%) Twitter