The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Social Media Specialist
Rank - 874 896
Permanent jobs requiring a Social Media Specialist 0 5 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - 0.005% 0.003%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.005% 0.003%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 3
Average salary - £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -8.33%
UK excluding London average salary - - £55,000
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110640 102566 112158
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.27% 95.10%
Number of salaries quoted 90375 84963 96161
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -

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 3 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) Marketing
1 2 (100.00%) Social Media
1 2 (100.00%) Social Media Marketing

Social Media Specialist
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 2 (100.00%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Social Media Marketing