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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Social Media
Rank 359 256 194
Rank change year-on-year
-103 -62
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 813 1377 1849
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.83% 1.25% 1.59%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.01% 3.01% 3.92%
Number of salaries quoted 676 1040 1280
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -

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
40522 45796 47210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 41.37% 41.54% 40.56%
Number of salaries quoted 33053 36300 37343
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £78,500 £75,000 £77,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 26 July 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 26 July 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 -102 763 £40,000 - 131
London -84 401 £52,500 +10.52% 64
South East -90 130 £34,250 -14.37% 20
West Midlands -3 72 £27,500 -20.28% 13
North West -21 60 £32,500 +18.18% 19
East of England +12 41 £47,500 - 7
City of London -39 40 £50,000 +11.11% 15
Manchester -36 37 £30,000 - 12
Surrey +8 35 £37,500 -6.25% 7
Warwickshire +40 33 £25,000 -64.28% 3
Berkshire -21 31 £40,000 -17.52% 6
Rugby - 30 £25,000 -
Scotland +12 27 £39,000 +4.00% 2
Hertfordshire +22 25 £65,000 - 2
South West +24 23 £40,000 +6.66% 4
Reading +17 21 £40,000 -11.11% 6
Edinburgh +14 21 £40,000 +6.66% 1
West Sussex +6 21 £30,000 -36.84% 1
Birmingham -5 20 £32,500 -13.33% 5
East Midlands 0 19 £32,500 - 2
Crawley +5 17 £30,000 -29.41% 1
Yorkshire -37 15 £40,000 +4.57% 2
Cheshire +34 14 £32,500 -25.28% 4
West Yorkshire -36 14 £40,000 +6.66% 1
St Albans +15 13 £65,000 - 1
Hampshire -47 13 £52,500 +101.92%
East Sussex +1 12 £27,500 -8.33% 3
Guildford +17 11 £45,000 - 2
Leeds -22 10 £40,000 - 1
Milton Keynes +17 9 £40,000 -42.85%

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 July 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.

1 770 (44.95%) Marketing
2 445 (25.98%) Agile Software Development
3 431 (25.16%) HTML
4 371 (21.66%) Analytics
5 367 (21.42%) JavaScript
6 347 (20.26%) CSS
7 344 (20.08%) SEO
8 310 (18.10%) Facebook
9 300 (17.51%) Degree
9 300 (17.51%) Google
10 265 (15.47%) E-Commerce
11 244 (14.24%) Finance
12 229 (13.37%) Git (software)
13 223 (13.02%) Digital Marketing
14 218 (12.73%) jQuery
15 205 (11.97%) .NET
16 200 (11.68%) C#
17 199 (11.62%) HTML5
18 192 (11.21%) CRM
19 187 (10.92%) Twitter
20 184 (10.74%) MVC
21 179 (10.45%) Pay per click
22 175 (10.22%) Java
23 168 (9.81%) CMS
24 167 (9.75%) User Experience
25 166 (9.69%) PHP
26 165 (9.63%) Advertising
27 162 (9.46%) Adobe
27 162 (9.46%) Project Management
28 157 (9.17%) SQL Server

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
1 168 (9.81%) CMS
2 87 (5.08%) WordPress
3 44 (2.57%) SharePoint
4 37 (2.16%) Apache
5 36 (2.10%) SAS
6 25 (1.46%) Apache Spark
7 24 (1.40%) Drupal
8 19 (1.11%) Elasticsearch
9 18 (1.05%) Umbraco
10 17 (0.99%) Sitecore CMS
11 16 (0.93%) IIS
12 15 (0.88%) Tomcat
13 13 (0.76%) WebLogic
14 12 (0.70%) ATG Dynamo
14 12 (0.70%) BizTalk Server
14 12 (0.70%) JBoss
14 12 (0.70%) WebSphere
15 9 (0.53%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 6 (0.35%) Confluence
16 6 (0.35%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 119 (6.95%) Photoshop
2 104 (6.07%) MS Excel
3 86 (5.02%) MS Office
4 61 (3.56%) Adobe Illustrator
4 61 (3.56%) MS PowerPoint
5 59 (3.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 39 (2.28%) InDesign
7 11 (0.64%) Fireworks
8 10 (0.58%) SPSS
9 8 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
10 6 (0.35%) Adobe After Effects
11 5 (0.29%) MS Project
12 4 (0.23%) Acrobat
12 4 (0.23%) GIMP
13 3 (0.18%) OmniGraffle
14 2 (0.12%) Adobe Premiere
14 2 (0.12%) InVision
14 2 (0.12%) MS Visio
15 1 (0.058%) 3ds Max
15 1 (0.058%) Maya
Business Applications
1 42 (2.45%) Magento
2 15 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
3 7 (0.41%) WebTrends
4 5 (0.29%) Adobe Campaign
4 5 (0.29%) FastStats
5 4 (0.23%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
5 4 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (0.23%) Unica
6 3 (0.18%) Eloqua
6 3 (0.18%) Radian6
7 2 (0.12%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
7 2 (0.12%) Oracle Financials
8 1 (0.058%) SAP CO
8 1 (0.058%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.058%) SAP FI
8 1 (0.058%) SAP FI/CO
8 1 (0.058%) SAP HR
8 1 (0.058%) SAP Payroll
8 1 (0.058%) Shopify
8 1 (0.058%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 146 (8.52%) Google Analytics
2 57 (3.33%) AdWords
3 40 (2.34%) Amazon AWS
4 36 (2.10%) SaaS
5 31 (1.81%) Microsoft Azure
6 19 (1.11%) Silverpop
7 16 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
8 13 (0.76%) MailChimp
9 12 (0.70%) PaaS
10 10 (0.58%) Google Cloud Platform
11 9 (0.53%) Adobe Analytics
11 9 (0.53%) Amazon Kinesis
12 8 (0.47%) Adobe Creative Cloud
12 8 (0.47%) Dropbox
12 8 (0.47%) Google Drive
13 7 (0.41%) Basecamp
14 6 (0.35%) GitHub
15 5 (0.29%) Amazon CloudSearch
15 5 (0.29%) Amazon SQS
15 5 (0.29%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 115 (6.71%) Internet
2 29 (1.69%) Intranet
3 24 (1.40%) HTTP
4 15 (0.88%) SMS
5 12 (0.70%) DNS
6 11 (0.64%) Broadband
6 11 (0.64%) DHCP
7 9 (0.53%) SMTP
7 9 (0.53%) TCP/IP
8 8 (0.47%) ATM
8 8 (0.47%) FTP
9 7 (0.41%) HTTPS
10 6 (0.35%) LDAP
11 5 (0.29%) Skype
11 5 (0.29%) SSH
12 4 (0.23%) Firewall
12 4 (0.23%) VoIP
13 2 (0.12%) AMQP
13 2 (0.12%) Cisco IOS
13 2 (0.12%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 157 (9.17%) SQL Server
2 146 (8.52%) MySQL
3 132 (7.71%) NoSQL
4 91 (5.31%) SQL Server 2014
5 56 (3.27%) Big Data
6 40 (2.34%) MongoDB
7 28 (1.63%) Hadoop
8 22 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 18 (1.05%) Data Warehouse
9 18 (1.05%) QlikView
9 18 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
10 17 (0.99%) Apache Cassandra
10 17 (0.99%) Relational Database
10 17 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 15 (0.88%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 15 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
11 15 (0.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 14 (0.82%) Spotfire
13 13 (0.76%) Pentaho
13 13 (0.76%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 229 (13.37%) Git (software)
2 70 (4.09%) Selenium
3 54 (3.15%) Subversion
4 39 (2.28%) Maven
5 35 (2.04%) JUnit
6 33 (1.93%) Jenkins
6 33 (1.93%) WebDriver
7 32 (1.87%) Ant
8 29 (1.69%) Grunt
8 29 (1.69%) gulp
9 27 (1.58%) JIRA
10 26 (1.52%) Eclipse
11 22 (1.28%) TestNG
12 18 (1.05%) Log4j
13 14 (0.82%) Dreamweaver
13 14 (0.82%) Visual Studio
14 13 (0.76%) TeamCity
15 12 (0.70%) QUnit
16 10 (0.58%) Axure RP
16 10 (0.58%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 770 (44.95%) Marketing
2 244 (14.24%) Finance
3 165 (9.63%) Advertising
4 114 (6.65%) Retail
5 100 (5.84%) Games
6 83 (4.85%) Telecoms
7 68 (3.97%) Publishing
8 50 (2.92%) Banking
9 46 (2.69%) Legal
10 31 (1.81%) Brand Awareness
11 24 (1.40%) Law
12 21 (1.23%) Multimedia
13 19 (1.11%) Back Office
14 18 (1.05%) French Language
15 15 (0.88%) German Language
16 9 (0.53%) Electronics
17 8 (0.47%) Manufacturing
18 7 (0.41%) Automotive
19 6 (0.35%) Music Industry
20 5 (0.29%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 536 (31.29%) Developer
2 125 (7.30%) .NET Developer
3 107 (6.25%) Marketing Manager
4 105 (6.13%) Consultant
5 101 (5.90%) Social Media Developer
6 97 (5.66%) JavaScript Developer
7 92 (5.37%) Senior Developer
8 86 (5.02%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 83 (4.85%) Designer
10 70 (4.09%) PHP Developer
11 67 (3.91%) Analyst
11 67 (3.91%) HTML Developer
12 58 (3.39%) HTML CSS Developer
13 57 (3.33%) Project Manager
13 57 (3.33%) Web Developer
14 55 (3.21%) Java Developer
14 55 (3.21%) Marketing Executive
15 53 (3.09%) Architect
16 51 (2.98%) Junior
17 47 (2.74%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 431 (25.16%) HTML
2 347 (20.26%) CSS
3 218 (12.73%) jQuery
4 205 (11.97%) .NET
5 199 (11.62%) HTML5
6 144 (8.41%) ASP.NET
7 127 (7.41%) AngularJS
8 126 (7.36%) Node.js
9 122 (7.12%) RESTful
10 115 (6.71%) Web Services
11 108 (6.30%) ASP.NET MVC
12 103 (6.01%) CSS3
13 93 (5.43%) ASP.NET Web API
14 87 (5.08%) WCF
15 82 (4.79%) REST
16 78 (4.55%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 71 (4.14%) JSON
18 68 (3.97%) XML
19 59 (3.44%) Ajax
20 52 (3.04%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 167 (9.75%) User Experience
2 153 (8.93%) Analytical Skills
3 140 (8.17%) Mobile App
4 102 (5.95%) Blog
5 100 (5.84%) BBC
6 82 (4.79%) Digital Media
7 64 (3.74%) Graphic Design
8 48 (2.80%) Computer Science
9 47 (2.74%) Copywriting
10 42 (2.45%) Visualisation
11 33 (1.93%) Fintech
11 33 (1.93%) Statistics
12 28 (1.63%) Algorithms
12 28 (1.63%) Social Network
13 27 (1.58%) Management Information System
14 26 (1.52%) Online Games
15 25 (1.46%) iPad
15 25 (1.46%) Mathematics
16 22 (1.28%) New Media
17 18 (1.05%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 97 (5.66%) Linux
2 95 (5.55%) Android
3 81 (4.73%) Apple iOS
4 79 (4.61%) Windows
5 42 (2.45%) Unix
6 24 (1.40%) Windows Server
7 5 (0.29%) Mac OS X
8 4 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.18%) Mesosphere
9 3 (0.18%) Windows 7
9 3 (0.18%) Windows 8
10 2 (0.12%) CentOS
10 2 (0.12%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.12%) VMS
10 2 (0.12%) Windows Phone
10 2 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.058%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.058%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 445 (25.98%) Agile Software Development
2 371 (21.66%) Analytics
3 344 (20.08%) SEO
4 265 (15.47%) E-Commerce
5 223 (13.02%) Digital Marketing
6 192 (11.21%) CRM
7 184 (10.74%) MVC
8 179 (10.45%) Pay per click
9 162 (9.46%) Project Management
10 152 (8.87%) OO
11 147 (8.58%) TDD
12 138 (8.06%) Content Management
13 133 (7.76%) Web Development
14 130 (7.59%) Scrum
15 120 (7.01%) B2B
16 119 (6.95%) Open Source
17 109 (6.36%) Email Marketing
18 103 (6.01%) Web Design
19 99 (5.78%) Front End Development
20 98 (5.72%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 367 (21.42%) JavaScript
2 200 (11.68%) C#
3 175 (10.22%) Java
4 166 (9.69%) PHP
5 138 (8.06%) SQL
6 99 (5.78%) Ruby
7 65 (3.79%) Python
8 36 (2.10%) R
9 26 (1.52%) T-SQL
10 23 (1.34%) C++
11 19 (1.11%) C
12 16 (0.93%) Bash Shell
13 13 (0.76%) Perl
13 13 (0.76%) PL/SQL
14 12 (0.70%) Objective-C
15 10 (0.58%) Scala
16 9 (0.53%) ActionScript
17 8 (0.47%) Apple Swift
17 8 (0.47%) PowerShell
17 8 (0.47%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 300 (17.51%) Degree
2 24 (1.40%) Security Cleared
3 20 (1.17%) DV Cleared
4 18 (1.05%) SC Cleared
5 14 (0.82%) PMI Certification
5 14 (0.82%) PMP
6 6 (0.35%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (0.35%) CISSP
6 6 (0.35%) ISEB
6 6 (0.35%) MBA
7 5 (0.29%) CCNA
7 5 (0.29%) CISM
8 4 (0.23%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.18%) APMP
9 3 (0.18%) CIPD
9 3 (0.18%) DBS Check
9 3 (0.18%) ISTQB
9 3 (0.18%) Postgraduate
10 2 (0.12%) EC-Council LPT
10 2 (0.12%) ECSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 58 (3.39%) QA
2 5 (0.29%) Data Quality
2 5 (0.29%) SLA
3 4 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (0.23%) WCAG
4 1 (0.058%) Actionable Recommendations
System Software
1 18 (1.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (0.64%) Docker
3 4 (0.23%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.18%) KVM
5 2 (0.12%) Varnish
5 2 (0.12%) XenServer
6 1 (0.058%) HDFS
6 1 (0.058%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (0.58%) Opscode Chef
2 9 (0.53%) Puppet
3 5 (0.29%) Ansible
3 5 (0.29%) HAProxy
4 3 (0.18%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (0.18%) Mesos
4 3 (0.18%) Nagios
5 2 (0.12%) SCCM
6 1 (0.058%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.058%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.058%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.058%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 310 (18.10%) Facebook
2 300 (17.51%) Google
3 187 (10.92%) Twitter
4 162 (9.46%) Adobe
5 129 (7.53%) Microsoft
6 113 (6.60%) Apple
7 106 (6.19%) Yahoo!
8 98 (5.72%) Sony
9 59 (3.44%) Oracle
10 49 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
11 41 (2.39%) SAP
12 26 (1.52%) Tableau
13 25 (1.46%) Sitecore
14 22 (1.28%) Cognizant
14 22 (1.28%) IBM
15 19 (1.11%) VMware
16 17 (0.99%) Omniture
17 16 (0.93%) Pardot
18 15 (0.88%) Alteryx
18 15 (0.88%) ATG
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Posted: 9 hours ago
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Posted: 2 hours ago
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Salary: £18,000 - £22,000 DOE
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Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Middlesex
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Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £40,000- £60,000 plus attractive benefits, 30 days holiday and extensi
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Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £24000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + + Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum + bonus(10%), shares,Pension,health
Posted: Yesterday
South East
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Posted: Yesterday
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + 10% bonus
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Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 Per Annum plus 8.3% annual bonus
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Salary: £37000 - £42000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
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Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + benefits (see advert)
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Central London / West End
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £70000 Per Annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + 10% Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum 10% bonus, pension, healthcare and g
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £35000 Per Annum
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago