The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 11 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
11 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Social Media
Rank 339 346 251
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -95
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 772 963 1414
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.86% 0.91% 1.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.12% 2.14% 3.09%
Number of salaries quoted 602 758 1091
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -5.32%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-12.00% +4.16%

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

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
36375 45037 45777
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.57% 42.59% 40.32%
Number of salaries quoted 29689 35853 37001
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Social Media
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Social Media Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Social Media
Salary Trend

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

Social Media Salary Trend in the UK

Social Media
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Social Media over the 3 months to 11 December 2016 within the UK.

Social Media Salary Histogram in the UK

Social Media
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Social Media within the UK over the 3 months to 11 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -8 730 £40,000 -1.23% 148
London +18 377 £50,000 +5.26% 76
South East -1 140 £30,944 -22.64% 10
Hampshire +37 72 £30,000 -40.00% 4
West Midlands -3 62 £31,000 -17.33% 9
Southampton +48 47 £19,000 -41.53%
East of England -6 42 £35,000 -33.33% 7
City of London -18 40 £57,500 +21.05% 10
South West +27 36 £32,500 -27.77% 8
Birmingham +6 34 £35,000 -6.66% 6
Yorkshire -3 25 £36,500 +12.30% 4
North West -53 25 £30,000 +18.81% 21
Hertfordshire +16 22 £65,000 - 4
Berkshire +1 20 £45,000 - 5
Scotland +23 16 £37,500 -6.25% 4
Surrey +9 14 £30,387 -28.50% 1
Oxfordshire +30 13 £18,000 -55.00%
St Albans -6 13 £65,000 - 1
Abingdon - 13 £18,000 -
Edinburgh +23 12 £37,500 +4.16% 3
Essex +19 12 £33,000 +1.53% 3
East Midlands +6 12 £32,500 +27.45% 9
North Yorkshire +1 12 £36,500 +12.30%
Harrogate +16 11 £36,500 +12.30%
Bristol +15 11 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Cheshire +13 11 £30,000 +20.00% 3
Warwickshire +7 11 £32,500 -40.90%
South Wales +3 11 £41,000 +17.14% 1
West Yorkshire +1 11 £28,250 -13.07% 3
Wales -13 11 £41,000 +17.14% 1

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 December 2016, IT jobs citing Social Media also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Social Media.

1 740 (49.40%) Marketing
2 367 (24.50%) Agile Software Development
3 364 (24.30%) HTML
4 357 (23.83%) SEO
5 354 (23.63%) Analytics
6 319 (21.30%) Google
7 310 (20.69%) JavaScript
8 298 (19.89%) CSS
9 281 (18.76%) Facebook
10 262 (17.49%) E-Commerce
11 261 (17.42%) Digital Marketing
12 255 (17.02%) Degree
13 216 (14.42%) Advertising
14 192 (12.82%) Finance
15 185 (12.35%) Google Analytics
16 182 (12.15%) Git (software)
17 180 (12.02%) Pay per click
18 174 (11.62%) User Experience
19 169 (11.28%) .NET
20 167 (11.15%) MVC
21 164 (10.95%) Analytical Skills
22 163 (10.88%) jQuery
23 162 (10.81%) CRM
24 154 (10.28%) Twitter
25 146 (9.75%) HTML5
25 146 (9.75%) C#
26 141 (9.41%) SQL Server
27 138 (9.21%) ASP.NET
28 136 (9.08%) PHP
29 132 (8.81%) SQL

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 115 (7.68%) CMS
2 90 (6.01%) WordPress
3 40 (2.67%) Apache
4 32 (2.14%) SharePoint
5 30 (2.00%) Drupal
6 23 (1.54%) SAS
7 22 (1.47%) Elasticsearch
8 12 (0.80%) Sitecore CMS
9 11 (0.73%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 10 (0.67%) IIS
11 9 (0.60%) Apache Spark
12 8 (0.53%) BizTalk Server
12 8 (0.53%) Joomla!
13 7 (0.47%) SharePoint 2010
14 6 (0.40%) Tomcat
14 6 (0.40%) Umbraco
15 5 (0.33%) MQSeries
15 5 (0.33%) NServiceBus
16 4 (0.27%) Apache Solr
16 4 (0.27%) nginx
Applications
1 109 (7.28%) Photoshop
2 100 (6.68%) MS Excel
3 77 (5.14%) MS Office
4 58 (3.87%) Adobe Illustrator
5 55 (3.67%) MS PowerPoint
6 32 (2.14%) InDesign
7 24 (1.60%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 15 (1.00%) SPSS
9 14 (0.93%) Fireworks
10 8 (0.53%) Adobe After Effects
11 7 (0.47%) MS Visio
12 6 (0.40%) Adobe Premiere
12 6 (0.40%) OmniGraffle
13 4 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
14 3 (0.20%) InVision
14 3 (0.20%) Stata
15 2 (0.13%) MS Project
16 1 (0.067%) Final Cut Pro
16 1 (0.067%) Gephi
16 1 (0.067%) Weka
Business Applications
1 33 (2.20%) Magento
2 12 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
3 9 (0.60%) Shopify
4 8 (0.53%) Eloqua
5 6 (0.40%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 4 (0.27%) Adobe Campaign
6 4 (0.27%) CubeCart
7 3 (0.20%) WebTrends
8 2 (0.13%) Radian6
8 2 (0.13%) SAP ERP
8 2 (0.13%) SAP HR
8 2 (0.13%) Unica
9 1 (0.067%) Dynamics NAV
9 1 (0.067%) Payment Gateway
9 1 (0.067%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 185 (12.35%) Google Analytics
2 69 (4.61%) SaaS
3 65 (4.34%) AdWords
4 43 (2.87%) Amazon AWS
5 21 (1.40%) Microsoft Azure
6 20 (1.34%) Adobe Analytics
7 18 (1.20%) MailChimp
8 12 (0.80%) Office 365
8 12 (0.80%) PaaS
9 11 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
10 8 (0.53%) Google Cloud Platform
11 7 (0.47%) GitHub
12 6 (0.40%) IaaS
12 6 (0.40%) Lucidchart
12 6 (0.40%) Silverpop
13 5 (0.33%) AWS Lambda
14 4 (0.27%) Amazon Kinesis
14 4 (0.27%) Dropbox
14 4 (0.27%) Google Drive
14 4 (0.27%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 87 (5.81%) Internet
2 21 (1.40%) Intranet
3 11 (0.73%) SMS
4 9 (0.60%) Firewall
4 9 (0.60%) HTTP
5 8 (0.53%) SSL
5 8 (0.53%) TCP/IP
6 7 (0.47%) Broadband
7 6 (0.40%) ADSL
7 6 (0.40%) ATM
7 6 (0.40%) LAN
8 5 (0.33%) Skype
8 5 (0.33%) VoIP
8 5 (0.33%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (0.33%) Wireless
9 4 (0.27%) AMQP
9 4 (0.27%) DNS
9 4 (0.27%) HTTPS
9 4 (0.27%) IPsec
9 4 (0.27%) X.400
Database & Business Intelligence
1 141 (9.41%) SQL Server
2 123 (8.21%) MySQL
3 101 (6.74%) NoSQL
4 84 (5.61%) Big Data
5 77 (5.14%) MongoDB
6 60 (4.01%) SQL Server 2014
7 25 (1.67%) Relational Database
8 24 (1.60%) Hadoop
9 19 (1.27%) Apache Cassandra
10 15 (1.00%) SQL Server 2008
11 14 (0.93%) Neo4j
12 13 (0.87%) Redis
13 12 (0.80%) PostgreSQL
14 7 (0.47%) Apache Hive
15 6 (0.40%) Data Mining
15 6 (0.40%) GIS
15 6 (0.40%) HBase
15 6 (0.40%) SQL Server 2005
16 5 (0.33%) QlikView
17 4 (0.27%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 182 (12.15%) Git (software)
2 43 (2.87%) Subversion
3 42 (2.80%) Maven
4 21 (1.40%) Jenkins
5 20 (1.34%) Ant
5 20 (1.34%) Selenium
6 16 (1.07%) Grunt
7 14 (0.93%) gulp
8 13 (0.87%) Dreamweaver
8 13 (0.87%) JIRA
9 12 (0.80%) Axure RP
10 11 (0.73%) Xcode
11 10 (0.67%) JUnit
12 9 (0.60%) TeamCity
13 8 (0.53%) Jasmine
14 7 (0.47%) Octopus Deploy
15 6 (0.40%) Gradle
15 6 (0.40%) Mercurial
15 6 (0.40%) WebDriver
16 5 (0.33%) TestNG
General
1 740 (49.40%) Marketing
2 216 (14.42%) Advertising
3 192 (12.82%) Finance
4 121 (8.08%) Games
5 93 (6.21%) Retail
6 92 (6.14%) Telecoms
7 51 (3.40%) Publishing
8 35 (2.34%) Brand Awareness
9 27 (1.80%) Banking
10 22 (1.47%) Legal
11 20 (1.34%) German Language
11 20 (1.34%) Law
12 15 (1.00%) Manufacturing
13 14 (0.93%) Multimedia
13 14 (0.93%) Music Industry
14 12 (0.80%) French Language
15 8 (0.53%) Electronics
16 7 (0.47%) Automotive
16 7 (0.47%) Dutch Language
17 6 (0.40%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 439 (29.31%) Developer
2 109 (7.28%) .NET Developer
3 108 (7.21%) Marketing Manager
4 89 (5.94%) JavaScript Developer
5 83 (5.54%) Consultant
6 80 (5.34%) PHP Developer
7 76 (5.07%) Analyst
8 69 (4.61%) Designer
8 69 (4.61%) Senior Developer
9 68 (4.54%) Social Media Developer
10 64 (4.27%) HTML Developer
11 62 (4.14%) Marketing Executive
12 61 (4.07%) Web Developer
13 59 (3.94%) Junior
14 52 (3.47%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
15 51 (3.40%) Social Media Manager
16 49 (3.27%) Architect
16 49 (3.27%) HTML CSS Developer
17 47 (3.14%) C# Developer
18 46 (3.07%) Content Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 364 (24.30%) HTML
2 298 (19.89%) CSS
3 169 (11.28%) .NET
4 163 (10.88%) jQuery
5 146 (9.75%) HTML5
6 138 (9.21%) ASP.NET
7 109 (7.28%) RESTful
8 103 (6.88%) ASP.NET MVC
9 94 (6.28%) Node.js
10 93 (6.21%) AngularJS
11 85 (5.67%) CSS3
12 77 (5.14%) WCF
13 74 (4.94%) ASP.NET Web API
13 74 (4.94%) Web Services
14 72 (4.81%) Ajax
14 72 (4.81%) REST
15 61 (4.07%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 57 (3.81%) JSON
17 47 (3.14%) Spring
18 45 (3.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 174 (11.62%) User Experience
2 164 (10.95%) Analytical Skills
3 122 (8.14%) Blog
4 92 (6.14%) Mobile App
5 62 (4.14%) BBC
6 61 (4.07%) Digital Media
7 55 (3.67%) Computer Science
8 54 (3.60%) Copywriting
9 44 (2.94%) Social Network
10 42 (2.80%) Statistics
11 38 (2.54%) Visualisation
12 34 (2.27%) Mathematics
13 28 (1.87%) Animation
14 22 (1.47%) Graphic Design
14 22 (1.47%) Management Information System
15 20 (1.34%) Algorithms
16 19 (1.27%) Fintech
16 19 (1.27%) Motion Graphics
17 17 (1.13%) Economics
18 14 (0.93%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 71 (4.74%) Linux
2 70 (4.67%) Android
3 69 (4.61%) Apple iOS
4 48 (3.20%) Windows
5 21 (1.40%) Unix
5 21 (1.40%) Windows Server
6 11 (0.73%) Ubuntu
7 4 (0.27%) AIX
7 4 (0.27%) CentOS
8 2 (0.13%) CoreOS
8 2 (0.13%) VMS
8 2 (0.13%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.067%) Solaris
9 1 (0.067%) Windows Phone
9 1 (0.067%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.067%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 367 (24.50%) Agile Software Development
2 357 (23.83%) SEO
3 354 (23.63%) Analytics
4 262 (17.49%) E-Commerce
5 261 (17.42%) Digital Marketing
6 180 (12.02%) Pay per click
7 167 (11.15%) MVC
8 162 (10.81%) CRM
9 132 (8.81%) TDD
10 129 (8.61%) OO
11 127 (8.48%) Project Management
12 118 (7.88%) Web Development
13 116 (7.74%) B2B
14 111 (7.41%) Email Marketing
15 106 (7.08%) Scrum
16 88 (5.87%) Business Development
17 82 (5.47%) Open Source
18 81 (5.41%) Content Management
19 74 (4.94%) Front End Development
19 74 (4.94%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 310 (20.69%) JavaScript
2 146 (9.75%) C#
3 136 (9.08%) PHP
4 132 (8.81%) SQL
5 123 (8.21%) Java
6 85 (5.67%) Python
7 82 (5.47%) Ruby
8 28 (1.87%) R
9 24 (1.60%) Scala
10 23 (1.54%) C
11 16 (1.07%) Objective-C
12 13 (0.87%) ActionScript
12 13 (0.87%) VBA
13 11 (0.73%) Bash Shell
13 11 (0.73%) Perl
14 9 (0.60%) C++
14 9 (0.60%) VB
15 8 (0.53%) Go
16 7 (0.47%) PHP 5
16 7 (0.47%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 255 (17.02%) Degree
2 13 (0.87%) Security Cleared
3 10 (0.67%) DV Cleared
3 10 (0.67%) SC Cleared
4 9 (0.60%) CISSP
5 8 (0.53%) CESG Certified Professional
6 7 (0.47%) MBA
7 6 (0.40%) DBS Check
8 5 (0.33%) CISA
8 5 (0.33%) PhD
8 5 (0.33%) PMI Certification
9 4 (0.27%) PMP
10 2 (0.13%) A+ Certification
10 2 (0.13%) CCNA
10 2 (0.13%) CIPD
10 2 (0.13%) Cisco Certification
10 2 (0.13%) CISM
10 2 (0.13%) OCMJEA
10 2 (0.13%) Sun Certification
10 2 (0.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (2.80%) QA
2 9 (0.60%) Data Quality
3 8 (0.53%) SLA
4 6 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.27%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 2 (0.13%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 25 (1.67%) Docker
2 12 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (0.47%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.20%) KVM
4 3 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.13%) Apache Flume
5 2 (0.13%) etcd
5 2 (0.13%) XenServer
6 1 (0.067%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.067%) HDFS
6 1 (0.067%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 19 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (0.80%) Puppet
3 11 (0.73%) Ansible
4 2 (0.13%) Consul
4 2 (0.13%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.067%) Kibana
5 1 (0.067%) Mesos
5 1 (0.067%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 319 (21.30%) Google
2 281 (18.76%) Facebook
3 154 (10.28%) Twitter
4 129 (8.61%) Adobe
5 96 (6.41%) Microsoft
6 70 (4.67%) Apple
7 65 (4.34%) Yahoo!
8 62 (4.14%) Sony
9 61 (4.07%) Salesforce.com
10 24 (1.60%) SAP
11 22 (1.47%) Pardot
12 16 (1.07%) Sophos
13 15 (1.00%) IBM
13 15 (1.00%) Oracle
14 14 (0.93%) Marketo
15 13 (0.87%) VMware
16 12 (0.80%) EPiServer
16 12 (0.80%) Sitecore
16 12 (0.80%) Tableau
16 12 (0.80%) Zend
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