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 4 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Social Media
Rank 369 237 193
Rank change year-on-year
-132 -44
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 874 1521 1888
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.85% 1.38% 1.58%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.01% 3.40% 3.84%
Number of salaries quoted 686 1137 1321
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £63,911
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
- +1.35%

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
43421 44715 49219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 42.31% 40.56% 41.24%
Number of salaries quoted 35102 35246 39088
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
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 4 May 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 4 May 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 -118 843 £42,500 - 143
London -117 423 £50,000 - 69
South East -112 145 £45,000 +9.75% 21
West Midlands +16 94 £30,750 -5.38% 12
East of England +15 54 £47,500 +5.55% 9
North West -17 48 £32,500 +33.33% 18
City of London -23 46 £45,000 - 9
South West -19 37 £50,000 +46.66% 7
Birmingham +3 36 £37,500 - 2
Hampshire +23 35 £52,500 +5.00% 3
Hertfordshire +6 31 £50,000 -13.04% 5
Surrey -46 31 £39,500 -1.25% 2
Warwickshire +17 29 £26,250 -43.24% 2
Manchester -12 24 £30,000 +9.09% 10
East Sussex 0 23 £42,500 +6.25%
East Midlands -2 23 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Brighton -3 23 £42,500 +6.25%
St Albans +28 17 £65,000 - 4
Buckinghamshire -5 17 £30,000 -23.07% 3
Berkshire -49 16 £62,500 +25.00% 3
Dorset +8 14 £72,500 +163.63% 1
Winchester +34 13 £52,500 +176.31% 1
Cornwall 0 12 £40,000 +100.00%
West Sussex -2 12 £42,500 -12.82% 1
Bournemouth +15 11 £72,500 +181.55% 1
Warwick -12 11 £60,000 +4.34%
Yorkshire -50 11 £26,000 -10.34% 4
Rugby - 11 £25,000 - 1
Lancashire -3 10 £37,500 +56.65% 5
Cheshire +13 9 £27,500 +10.00% 3

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 May 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.

1 738 (41.58%) Marketing
2 468 (26.37%) Agile Software Development
3 424 (23.89%) Analytics
4 419 (23.61%) HTML
5 356 (20.06%) Google
6 352 (19.83%) JavaScript
7 342 (19.27%) Degree
8 317 (17.86%) CSS
9 303 (17.07%) SEO
10 285 (16.06%) Facebook
11 252 (14.20%) E-Commerce
12 236 (13.30%) Digital Marketing
13 228 (12.85%) Finance
14 224 (12.62%) .NET
15 217 (12.23%) HTML5
16 216 (12.17%) C#
17 212 (11.94%) SQL Server
17 212 (11.94%) jQuery
18 201 (11.32%) Git (software)
19 200 (11.27%) User Experience
20 191 (10.76%) CRM
21 190 (10.70%) OO
22 188 (10.59%) Project Management
23 176 (9.92%) MVC
24 172 (9.69%) Analytical Skills
25 167 (9.41%) Pay per click
26 164 (9.24%) Adobe
27 162 (9.13%) Google Analytics
28 161 (9.07%) Apple
29 158 (8.90%) PHP

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
1 153 (8.62%) CMS
2 143 (8.06%) Node.js
3 74 (4.17%) WordPress
4 51 (2.87%) SharePoint
5 48 (2.70%) Apache Spark
6 34 (1.92%) SAS
7 32 (1.80%) Apache
8 31 (1.75%) IIS
9 19 (1.07%) Drupal
10 15 (0.85%) Tomcat
11 12 (0.68%) ATG Dynamo
11 12 (0.68%) Elasticsearch
11 12 (0.68%) JBoss
11 12 (0.68%) Umbraco
11 12 (0.68%) WebLogic
11 12 (0.68%) WebSphere
12 9 (0.51%) NServiceBus
13 7 (0.39%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 6 (0.34%) nginx
14 6 (0.34%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 123 (6.93%) Photoshop
2 79 (4.45%) MS Excel
3 71 (4.00%) MS Office
4 63 (3.55%) Adobe Illustrator
5 53 (2.99%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 42 (2.37%) InDesign
7 36 (2.03%) MS PowerPoint
8 15 (0.85%) Fireworks
9 9 (0.51%) GIMP
9 9 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
10 7 (0.39%) Adobe After Effects
11 6 (0.34%) SPSS
12 5 (0.28%) Acrobat
12 5 (0.28%) MS Project
13 4 (0.23%) OmniGraffle
14 2 (0.11%) Adobe Premiere
14 2 (0.11%) Mingle
15 1 (0.056%) Blender
15 1 (0.056%) CINEMA 4D
15 1 (0.056%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 29 (1.63%) Magento
2 6 (0.34%) Adobe Campaign
2 6 (0.34%) WebTrends
3 5 (0.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 4 (0.23%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.23%) FastStats
4 4 (0.23%) Radian6
4 4 (0.23%) Unica
5 3 (0.17%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
6 2 (0.11%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
6 2 (0.11%) Eloqua
6 2 (0.11%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.056%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.056%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.056%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.056%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.056%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.056%) SAP InfiniteInsight
7 1 (0.056%) SAP Payroll
7 1 (0.056%) VisionPLUS
Cloud Services
1 162 (9.13%) Google Analytics
2 48 (2.70%) AdWords
3 31 (1.75%) SaaS
4 27 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
5 13 (0.73%) Amazon Kinesis
5 13 (0.73%) Google Cloud Platform
6 12 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
7 11 (0.62%) Microsoft Azure
7 11 (0.62%) PaaS
8 10 (0.56%) Dropbox
8 10 (0.56%) Google Drive
9 8 (0.45%) Adobe Analytics
9 8 (0.45%) GitHub
9 8 (0.45%) Google Apps
9 8 (0.45%) MailChimp
10 6 (0.34%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 6 (0.34%) Silverpop
11 5 (0.28%) Basecamp
11 5 (0.28%) Office 365
11 5 (0.28%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 120 (6.76%) Internet
2 51 (2.87%) Intranet
3 26 (1.46%) SMS
4 25 (1.41%) HTTP
5 11 (0.62%) DHCP
5 11 (0.62%) DNS
5 11 (0.62%) HTTPS
6 10 (0.56%) Firewall
7 9 (0.51%) TCP/IP
8 8 (0.45%) VoIP
9 7 (0.39%) SSL
10 6 (0.34%) FTP
11 5 (0.28%) LAN
11 5 (0.28%) LDAP
11 5 (0.28%) Skype
11 5 (0.28%) SMTP
11 5 (0.28%) SSH
12 4 (0.23%) CTI
12 4 (0.23%) Unified Communications
12 4 (0.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 212 (11.94%) SQL Server
2 155 (8.73%) NoSQL
3 133 (7.49%) SQL Server 2014
4 122 (6.87%) MySQL
5 80 (4.51%) Big Data
6 45 (2.54%) Hadoop
7 44 (2.48%) Data Warehouse
8 42 (2.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 38 (2.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 36 (2.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 34 (1.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 34 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
12 32 (1.80%) Apache Cassandra
13 29 (1.63%) QlikView
14 25 (1.41%) Spotfire
15 24 (1.35%) Oracle Database
16 20 (1.13%) MongoDB
17 19 (1.07%) SQLite
18 18 (1.01%) Data Mining
18 18 (1.01%) DB2
Development Applications
1 201 (11.32%) Git (software)
2 66 (3.72%) Selenium
3 65 (3.66%) Subversion
4 39 (2.20%) WebDriver
5 37 (2.08%) JUnit
6 32 (1.80%) JIRA
7 30 (1.69%) Eclipse
8 27 (1.52%) Visual Studio
9 25 (1.41%) Maven
10 24 (1.35%) Grunt
10 24 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
10 24 (1.35%) TestNG
11 22 (1.24%) Ant
12 18 (1.01%) Dreamweaver
12 18 (1.01%) gulp
12 18 (1.01%) Jenkins
13 17 (0.96%) Log4j
14 13 (0.73%) Talend Open Studio
15 11 (0.62%) Axure RP
16 10 (0.56%) TeamCity
General
1 738 (41.58%) Marketing
2 228 (12.85%) Finance
3 148 (8.34%) Advertising
4 137 (7.72%) Retail
5 83 (4.68%) Games
5 83 (4.68%) Telecoms
6 79 (4.45%) Publishing
7 59 (3.32%) Banking
8 34 (1.92%) Law
9 30 (1.69%) Legal
10 27 (1.52%) Brand Awareness
11 24 (1.35%) Multimedia
12 19 (1.07%) Back Office
12 19 (1.07%) German Language
12 19 (1.07%) Manufacturing
13 16 (0.90%) French Language
14 12 (0.68%) Automotive
15 11 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
16 9 (0.51%) Electronics
17 3 (0.17%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 519 (29.24%) Developer
2 143 (8.06%) Social Media Developer
3 137 (7.72%) .NET Developer
4 117 (6.59%) Consultant
5 95 (5.35%) Marketing Manager
6 90 (5.07%) Designer
7 79 (4.45%) Project Manager
8 76 (4.28%) Analyst
9 75 (4.23%) Senior Developer
10 64 (3.61%) Architect
11 62 (3.49%) Marketing Executive
12 61 (3.44%) Web Developer
13 60 (3.38%) PHP Developer
14 57 (3.21%) JavaScript Developer
15 55 (3.10%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
16 41 (2.31%) SQL Developer
17 40 (2.25%) Java Developer
17 40 (2.25%) Junior
18 39 (2.20%) Account Manager
18 39 (2.20%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 419 (23.61%) HTML
2 317 (17.86%) CSS
3 224 (12.62%) .NET
4 217 (12.23%) HTML5
5 212 (11.94%) jQuery
6 157 (8.85%) ASP.NET
7 143 (8.06%) RESTful
8 122 (6.87%) ASP.NET MVC
9 120 (6.76%) Web Services
10 119 (6.70%) ASP.NET Web API
11 113 (6.37%) WCF
12 100 (5.63%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 88 (4.96%) CSS3
14 84 (4.73%) XML
15 81 (4.56%) JSON
16 72 (4.06%) AngularJS
17 67 (3.77%) REST
18 61 (3.44%) Ajax
19 43 (2.42%) J2EE
20 42 (2.37%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 200 (11.27%) User Experience
2 172 (9.69%) Analytical Skills
3 138 (7.77%) BBC
4 105 (5.92%) Mobile App
5 103 (5.80%) Digital Media
6 102 (5.75%) Blog
7 73 (4.11%) Computer Science
8 54 (3.04%) Algorithms
8 54 (3.04%) Copywriting
9 53 (2.99%) Management Information System
10 45 (2.54%) Visualisation
11 44 (2.48%) Graphic Design
12 36 (2.03%) Statistics
13 28 (1.58%) Mathematics
14 27 (1.52%) Online Games
15 26 (1.46%) Data Centre
16 24 (1.35%) Mainframe
16 24 (1.35%) Social Network
17 23 (1.30%) iPad
18 22 (1.24%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 94 (5.30%) Android
2 85 (4.79%) Apple iOS
3 74 (4.17%) Windows
4 68 (3.83%) Linux
5 43 (2.42%) Unix
6 20 (1.13%) Windows Server
7 5 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (0.23%) Mac OS X
8 4 (0.23%) Windows 7
9 3 (0.17%) Solaris
9 3 (0.17%) Windows Phone
9 3 (0.17%) Windows Server 2008
10 2 (0.11%) CentOS
10 2 (0.11%) Mesosphere
10 2 (0.11%) VMS
10 2 (0.11%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.056%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 468 (26.37%) Agile Software Development
2 424 (23.89%) Analytics
3 303 (17.07%) SEO
4 252 (14.20%) E-Commerce
5 236 (13.30%) Digital Marketing
6 191 (10.76%) CRM
7 190 (10.70%) OO
8 188 (10.59%) Project Management
9 176 (9.92%) MVC
10 167 (9.41%) Pay per click
11 151 (8.51%) Web Development
12 143 (8.06%) TDD
13 138 (7.77%) Content Management
14 123 (6.93%) Email Marketing
15 109 (6.14%) BDD
16 107 (6.03%) Scrum
17 103 (5.80%) Web Application Development
18 102 (5.75%) B2B
19 96 (5.41%) Open Source
20 93 (5.24%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 352 (19.83%) JavaScript
2 216 (12.17%) C#
3 158 (8.90%) PHP
4 149 (8.39%) Java
5 128 (7.21%) SQL
6 116 (6.54%) Ruby
7 62 (3.49%) R
8 46 (2.59%) Python
9 38 (2.14%) T-SQL
10 17 (0.96%) PL/SQL
11 14 (0.79%) Scala
12 13 (0.73%) C
12 13 (0.73%) C++
12 13 (0.73%) Objective-C
13 10 (0.56%) Bash Shell
13 10 (0.56%) COBOL
14 7 (0.39%) ActionScript
14 7 (0.39%) Perl
15 5 (0.28%) ActionScript 3.0
15 5 (0.28%) Korn
Qualifications
1 342 (19.27%) Degree
2 29 (1.63%) Security Cleared
3 25 (1.41%) DV Cleared
3 25 (1.41%) SC Cleared
4 23 (1.30%) PMI Certification
5 14 (0.79%) ISEB
6 13 (0.73%) PMP
7 11 (0.62%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (0.56%) CCNA
8 10 (0.56%) CISM
8 10 (0.56%) CISSP
9 8 (0.45%) ISTQB
9 8 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (0.39%) MCSE
11 6 (0.34%) CEH
12 5 (0.28%) Postgraduate
13 4 (0.23%) BPSS Clearance
13 4 (0.23%) SSCP
14 3 (0.17%) APMP
14 3 (0.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 75 (4.23%) QA
2 14 (0.79%) WCAG
3 7 (0.39%) SLA
4 4 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.23%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.056%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.056%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 10 (0.56%) Active Directory
2 9 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.28%) Docker
3 5 (0.28%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.17%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 2 (0.11%) Apache Flume
5 2 (0.11%) Varnish
5 2 (0.11%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (0.45%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (0.39%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (0.28%) HAProxy
3 5 (0.28%) Puppet
4 4 (0.23%) TeamSite
5 2 (0.11%) Ansible
5 2 (0.11%) logstash
5 2 (0.11%) Mesos
6 1 (0.056%) HP Fortify
6 1 (0.056%) Nagios
6 1 (0.056%) Plesk
6 1 (0.056%) SCCM
6 1 (0.056%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 356 (20.06%) Google
2 285 (16.06%) Facebook
3 164 (9.24%) Adobe
4 161 (9.07%) Apple
5 154 (8.68%) Twitter
6 139 (7.83%) Sony
6 139 (7.83%) Yahoo!
7 108 (6.08%) Microsoft
8 81 (4.56%) Oracle
9 52 (2.93%) SAP
10 35 (1.97%) Salesforce.com
11 33 (1.86%) Tableau
12 23 (1.30%) Omniture
13 22 (1.24%) Cognizant
14 20 (1.13%) Nintex
15 17 (0.96%) Alteryx
15 17 (0.96%) ATG
15 17 (0.96%) Birst
15 17 (0.96%) Jaspersoft
15 17 (0.96%) TIBCO
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Salary: £15,000 per annum
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Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + + Bonus + Bens
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