The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Social Media
Rank 30 28 31
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 2 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 0.95% 2.73% 0.89%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.85% 9.09% 2.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 1
Average salary £31,250 £27,500 £16,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% +71.87%
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -4.41%
Social Media
West Yorkshire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
52 33 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 24.76% 30.00% 41.96%
Number of salaries quoted 33 33 41
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,000 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Social Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Social Media across the Wakefield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Social Media Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

Social Media
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

Social Media Salary Trend in Wakefield

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield region citing Social Media also 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 that cited Social Media.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) Intranet
2 1 (50.00%) Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) Blog
2 1 (50.00%) Social Network
2 1 (50.00%) Email Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) PHP5
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield region citing Social Media also 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 that cited Social Media. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) WordPress
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Web Developer
2 1 (50.00%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Blog
1 1 (50.00%) Social Network
1 1 (50.00%) Open Source
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) Email Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (50.00%) Online Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (50.00%) OO PHP
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB
2 1 (50.00%) PHP5
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) EPiServer
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