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 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Social Media
UK
Rank 326 359 258
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -101
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 769 881 1328
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.91% 0.87% 1.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.39% 2.14% 3.25%
Number of salaries quoted 611 693 1044
Median salary £37,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-17.50% +6.66%

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
32124 41136 40877
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.21% 40.76% 38.77%
Number of salaries quoted 25890 32826 32665
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
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 28 February 2017 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 28 February 2017. 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 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 +26 733 £37,500 -16.66% 134
London +37 358 £50,000 -9.09% 60
South East -3 141 £30,000 -33.33% 18
Berkshire +60 56 £35,000 -41.66% 5
East of England +25 53 £55,000 +46.66% 10
North West -22 46 £50,000 +69.49% 18
City of London +18 43 £53,750 -2.27% 16
East Midlands +30 42 £30,000 -17.80% 5
South West +34 39 £36,000 -40.00% 5
Manchester -6 37 £50,000 +17.64% 12
Yorkshire +12 30 £35,000 - 8
Buckinghamshire +24 27 £33,000 +10.00% 2
West Midlands -28 25 £24,000 -36.00% 10
Hertfordshire +14 24 £65,000 - 3
Hampshire +3 24 £30,000 -40.00% 5
Reading +47 20 £27,000 -32.50% 2
Essex +28 17 £33,000 +1.53% 1
Northamptonshire +29 16 £20,500 -19.60% 1
West Yorkshire +8 16 £36,000 +2.85% 5
Nottinghamshire +18 15 £32,500 -7.14% 2
East Sussex -11 15 £30,000 -29.41%
St Albans -4 14 £65,000 - 1
Brighton -21 14 £30,000 -29.41%
Wokingham - 13 £35,000 - 1
Scotland +22 12 £31,000 -22.50% 3
Harrogate +7 12 £33,750 -3.57%
North Yorkshire -5 12 £33,750 -3.57% 1
Worcestershire - 12 £24,000 -
Kettering +11 11 £20,500 -2.38% 1
Hereford - 11 £24,000 -

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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.

1 759 (49.77%) Marketing
2 423 (27.74%) Analytics
3 389 (25.51%) Google
4 383 (25.11%) SEO
5 365 (23.93%) HTML
6 333 (21.84%) Digital Marketing
7 331 (21.70%) Agile Software Development
8 330 (21.64%) JavaScript
9 284 (18.62%) CSS
10 265 (17.38%) Degree
11 261 (17.11%) E-Commerce
12 242 (15.87%) Facebook
13 231 (15.15%) Advertising
14 219 (14.36%) Google Analytics
15 204 (13.38%) .NET
16 195 (12.79%) CRM
17 190 (12.46%) MVC
18 189 (12.39%) Pay per click
19 187 (12.26%) User Experience
20 186 (12.20%) C#
21 185 (12.13%) Analytical Skills
22 180 (11.80%) OO
22 180 (11.80%) Git (software)
23 159 (10.43%) jQuery
24 154 (10.10%) ASP.NET
25 153 (10.03%) HTML5
26 149 (9.77%) SQL Server
26 149 (9.77%) PHP
27 147 (9.64%) TDD
28 146 (9.57%) Finance

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
1 128 (8.39%) CMS
2 95 (6.23%) WordPress
3 35 (2.30%) SharePoint
4 32 (2.10%) Apache
5 23 (1.51%) Umbraco
6 21 (1.38%) SAS
7 18 (1.18%) Elasticsearch
8 17 (1.11%) Drupal
9 16 (1.05%) Apache Spark
10 11 (0.72%) IIS
10 11 (0.72%) Sitecore CMS
11 10 (0.66%) nginx
12 9 (0.59%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 8 (0.52%) Skype for Business
14 7 (0.46%) MQSeries
14 7 (0.46%) SharePoint 2010
15 6 (0.39%) Apache Solr
15 6 (0.39%) Confluence
16 5 (0.33%) EPiServer
16 5 (0.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 112 (7.34%) Photoshop
2 100 (6.56%) MS Excel
3 91 (5.97%) MS Office
4 61 (4.00%) Adobe Illustrator
5 43 (2.82%) MS PowerPoint
6 38 (2.49%) InDesign
7 22 (1.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 15 (0.98%) SPSS
9 12 (0.79%) Fireworks
10 10 (0.66%) Adobe Premiere
11 9 (0.59%) Adobe After Effects
12 7 (0.46%) Spreadsheet
13 5 (0.33%) InVision
14 4 (0.26%) Adobe Captivate
15 3 (0.20%) MS Visio
15 3 (0.20%) Stata
16 2 (0.13%) MS Project
16 2 (0.13%) OmniGraffle
17 1 (0.066%) Final Cut Pro
17 1 (0.066%) Weka
Business Applications
1 22 (1.44%) Magento
2 18 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (0.52%) WebTrends
4 7 (0.46%) Shopify
5 6 (0.39%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 5 (0.33%) Eloqua
7 3 (0.20%) Adobe Campaign
7 3 (0.20%) Radian6
8 2 (0.13%) CubeCart
8 2 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 2 (0.13%) Unica
9 1 (0.066%) assyst
9 1 (0.066%) SAP ERP
9 1 (0.066%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 219 (14.36%) Google Analytics
2 79 (5.18%) SaaS
3 66 (4.33%) AdWords
4 35 (2.30%) Amazon AWS
5 32 (2.10%) Microsoft Azure
6 29 (1.90%) Adobe Analytics
7 25 (1.64%) MailChimp
8 20 (1.31%) PaaS
9 19 (1.25%) Office 365
10 16 (1.05%) Google Tag Manager
11 13 (0.85%) GitHub
12 12 (0.79%) Google Cloud Platform
13 10 (0.66%) IaaS
14 8 (0.52%) Google Play
15 7 (0.46%) AWS Lambda
15 7 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
16 4 (0.26%) Heroku
16 4 (0.26%) SmartFocus
17 3 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Cloud
17 3 (0.20%) Amazon Kinesis
Communications & Networking
1 79 (5.18%) Internet
2 18 (1.18%) Intranet
3 13 (0.85%) Firewall
3 13 (0.85%) SMS
4 10 (0.66%) Skype
5 9 (0.59%) LAN
6 7 (0.46%) SSL
6 7 (0.46%) TCP/IP
7 6 (0.39%) HTTP
8 5 (0.33%) ADSL
8 5 (0.33%) DNS
8 5 (0.33%) SAN
8 5 (0.33%) Wireless
9 4 (0.26%) AMQP
9 4 (0.26%) DHCP
9 4 (0.26%) IPsec
9 4 (0.26%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (0.26%) X.400
10 3 (0.20%) HTTPS
10 3 (0.20%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 149 (9.77%) SQL Server
2 119 (7.80%) NoSQL
3 112 (7.34%) MySQL
4 92 (6.03%) Big Data
5 80 (5.25%) SQL Server 2014
6 55 (3.61%) MongoDB
7 27 (1.77%) Relational Database
8 23 (1.51%) Hadoop
9 20 (1.31%) Redis
10 13 (0.85%) Apache Cassandra
10 13 (0.85%) Neo4j
11 12 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
12 11 (0.72%) HBase
13 10 (0.66%) Apache Hive
13 10 (0.66%) Data Mining
14 9 (0.59%) Data Warehouse
15 8 (0.52%) GIS
16 7 (0.46%) PostgreSQL
16 7 (0.46%) SQL Server 2016
17 6 (0.39%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 180 (11.80%) Git (software)
2 23 (1.51%) Maven
3 22 (1.44%) Dreamweaver
4 21 (1.38%) Subversion
4 21 (1.38%) Xcode
5 20 (1.31%) Grunt
6 17 (1.11%) JIRA
7 15 (0.98%) gulp
8 14 (0.92%) Visual Studio
9 12 (0.79%) Jenkins
10 10 (0.66%) Jasmine
10 10 (0.66%) Mercurial
11 9 (0.59%) Selenium
12 8 (0.52%) Axure RP
13 7 (0.46%) Mocha
13 7 (0.46%) TeamCity
14 6 (0.39%) Octopus Deploy
15 5 (0.33%) Bower
15 5 (0.33%) Karma Test Runner
15 5 (0.33%) Moq
General
1 759 (49.77%) Marketing
2 231 (15.15%) Advertising
3 146 (9.57%) Finance
4 120 (7.87%) Retail
5 82 (5.38%) Games
6 72 (4.72%) Telecoms
7 67 (4.39%) Publishing
8 32 (2.10%) Banking
8 32 (2.10%) German Language
9 31 (2.03%) Brand Awareness
10 25 (1.64%) Legal
11 21 (1.38%) Multimedia
12 19 (1.25%) Manufacturing
13 15 (0.98%) Law
14 13 (0.85%) French Language
15 9 (0.59%) Pharmaceutical
15 9 (0.59%) Spanish Language
16 8 (0.52%) Mandarin Language
16 8 (0.52%) Music Industry
17 7 (0.46%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 458 (30.03%) Developer
2 142 (9.31%) .NET Developer
3 108 (7.08%) Marketing Manager
4 98 (6.43%) Consultant
5 91 (5.97%) Social Media Developer
6 84 (5.51%) JavaScript Developer
7 77 (5.05%) HTML Developer
8 76 (4.98%) Web Developer
9 73 (4.79%) Marketing Executive
10 70 (4.59%) Designer
11 68 (4.46%) PHP Developer
12 64 (4.20%) Analyst
13 63 (4.13%) Senior Developer
14 62 (4.07%) Junior
15 61 (4.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
16 56 (3.67%) Architect
17 54 (3.54%) Recruitment Consultant
18 51 (3.34%) C# Developer
19 46 (3.02%) HTML CSS Developer
20 42 (2.75%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 365 (23.93%) HTML
2 284 (18.62%) CSS
3 204 (13.38%) .NET
4 159 (10.43%) jQuery
5 154 (10.10%) ASP.NET
6 153 (10.03%) HTML5
7 135 (8.85%) ASP.NET MVC
8 113 (7.41%) RESTful
9 109 (7.15%) Node.js
10 105 (6.89%) ASP.NET Web API
11 101 (6.62%) WCF
12 96 (6.30%) AngularJS
13 86 (5.64%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 85 (5.57%) Ajax
15 80 (5.25%) Web Services
16 72 (4.72%) CSS3
17 69 (4.52%) REST
18 60 (3.93%) XML
19 52 (3.41%) JSON
20 44 (2.89%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 187 (12.26%) User Experience
2 185 (12.13%) Analytical Skills
3 92 (6.03%) Blog
4 87 (5.70%) Mobile App
5 86 (5.64%) BBC
6 76 (4.98%) Digital Media
7 51 (3.34%) Computer Science
8 39 (2.56%) Management Information System
9 34 (2.23%) Animation
10 33 (2.16%) Social Network
11 24 (1.57%) Credit Risk
12 21 (1.38%) Algorithms
12 21 (1.38%) Motion Graphics
13 15 (0.98%) Data Structures
13 15 (0.98%) Fintech
13 15 (0.98%) FMCG
13 15 (0.98%) PMI
14 14 (0.92%) e-Learning
14 14 (0.92%) Virtual Team
15 13 (0.85%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 78 (5.11%) Apple iOS
2 63 (4.13%) Android
3 56 (3.67%) Linux
4 31 (2.03%) Windows
5 15 (0.98%) Ubuntu
6 11 (0.72%) Windows Server
7 7 (0.46%) Unix
8 5 (0.33%) CentOS
8 5 (0.33%) VMS
9 4 (0.26%) AIX
9 4 (0.26%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.20%) Solaris
10 3 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.13%) CoreOS
12 1 (0.066%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 423 (27.74%) Analytics
2 383 (25.11%) SEO
3 333 (21.84%) Digital Marketing
4 331 (21.70%) Agile Software Development
5 261 (17.11%) E-Commerce
6 195 (12.79%) CRM
7 190 (12.46%) MVC
8 189 (12.39%) Pay per click
9 180 (11.80%) OO
10 147 (9.64%) TDD
11 138 (9.05%) Web Development
12 118 (7.74%) Email Marketing
12 118 (7.74%) Project Management
13 117 (7.67%) Lead Generation
14 106 (6.95%) Web Analytics
15 102 (6.69%) Business Development
16 96 (6.30%) BDD
17 94 (6.16%) B2B
18 92 (6.03%) Web Application Development
19 82 (5.38%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 330 (21.64%) JavaScript
2 186 (12.20%) C#
3 149 (9.77%) PHP
4 123 (8.07%) SQL
5 106 (6.95%) Ruby
6 105 (6.89%) Java
7 71 (4.66%) Python
8 35 (2.30%) C
9 33 (2.16%) Objective-C
10 27 (1.77%) R
11 15 (0.98%) Apple Swift
11 15 (0.98%) Perl
11 15 (0.98%) Scala
12 8 (0.52%) Go
12 8 (0.52%) VBA
13 7 (0.46%) ActionScript
13 7 (0.46%) C++
13 7 (0.46%) PHP 5
14 6 (0.39%) T-SQL
14 6 (0.39%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 265 (17.38%) Degree
2 24 (1.57%) Security Cleared
3 15 (0.98%) PMI Certification
3 15 (0.98%) SC Cleared
4 14 (0.92%) DV Cleared
5 8 (0.52%) CESG Certified Professional
5 8 (0.52%) OCMJEA
5 8 (0.52%) Sun Certification
6 7 (0.46%) CISSP
7 5 (0.33%) Analytics IQ
7 5 (0.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (0.33%) PMP
8 4 (0.26%) CISA
8 4 (0.26%) CISM
8 4 (0.26%) MCSE
9 3 (0.20%) MBA
9 3 (0.20%) MCSA
9 3 (0.20%) PhD
9 3 (0.20%) SANS
9 3 (0.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (2.75%) QA
2 8 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (0.39%) SLA
4 4 (0.26%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.26%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 3 (0.20%) GDPR
5 3 (0.20%) PMO
6 1 (0.066%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 1 (0.066%) Actionable Recommendations
6 1 (0.066%) GCP
6 1 (0.066%) GLP
6 1 (0.066%) GMP
6 1 (0.066%) GxP
6 1 (0.066%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.066%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 28 (1.84%) Docker
2 8 (0.52%) Active Directory
3 5 (0.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 3 (0.20%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (0.20%) XenApp
5 2 (0.13%) Apache Flume
5 2 (0.13%) etcd
6 1 (0.066%) Samba
6 1 (0.066%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 17 (1.11%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (0.66%) Ansible
3 9 (0.59%) Puppet
4 3 (0.20%) Backup Exec
4 3 (0.20%) Kubernetes
5 2 (0.13%) Consul
5 2 (0.13%) Mesos
6 1 (0.066%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
6 1 (0.066%) CSIRT
6 1 (0.066%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (0.066%) ITRS Geneos
6 1 (0.066%) Kibana
6 1 (0.066%) Nagios
Vendors
1 389 (25.51%) Google
2 242 (15.87%) Facebook
3 137 (8.98%) Twitter
4 130 (8.52%) Adobe
5 109 (7.15%) Microsoft
6 92 (6.03%) Apple
7 86 (5.64%) Sony
7 86 (5.64%) Yahoo!
8 45 (2.95%) Salesforce.com
9 30 (1.97%) Oracle
10 28 (1.84%) SAP
11 17 (1.11%) Sophos
12 16 (1.05%) Zend
13 13 (0.85%) Hootsuite
14 11 (0.72%) Sitecore
15 10 (0.66%) Pardot
16 9 (0.59%) IBM
16 9 (0.59%) Marketo
16 9 (0.59%) Tableau
17 7 (0.46%) VMware
London
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40 - 65k DOE + Bonus, 25 days and more
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £71500 per annum + BENEFITS
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Greater Manchester
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Software Personnel International Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Batley, West Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Wokingham, Berkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Colchester, Essex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
North London
Xist4 IT Recruitment
Salary: £45-50K + £2.5k Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hanover Recruitment
Salary: £23000 - £28000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Central London / West End
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 Per Annum 12.5% annual bonus + benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Type Agency
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Wiser Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Bentley Whitaker
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus(10%), health, pension etc
Posted: 23 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £20k - 25k per year + holidays, pension and gym!
Posted: 4 days ago
Bury, Lancashire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Blackburn, Lancashire
Jagger Talent
Salary: From £19,000 to £23,000 per annum Extensive Blue-Chip Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £34000.00 per annum + +benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday