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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Social Media
Rank 37 20 -
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 3 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 1.31% 6.36% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.29% 12.28% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 0
Average salary £34,000 £24,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+41.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,750 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.14% -2.77%
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
70 57 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 30.57% 51.82% 17.09%
Number of salaries quoted 65 48 17
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -38.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £21,400 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 19 December 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 6 (100.00%) MVC
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) PHP
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) jQuery
1 6 (100.00%) Marketing
2 5 (83.33%) PHP5
2 5 (83.33%) Linux
2 5 (83.33%) MySQL
2 5 (83.33%) Big Data
2 5 (83.33%) Data Management
3 4 (66.67%) OO
3 4 (66.67%) OO PHP
4 3 (50.00%) NoSQL
4 3 (50.00%) Email Marketing
4 3 (50.00%) Time Management
4 3 (50.00%) Online Marketing
4 3 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 3 (50.00%) Social Network
4 3 (50.00%) Mobile App
4 3 (50.00%) Docker
4 3 (50.00%) LXC
5 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 2 (33.33%) RESTful
5 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
5 2 (33.33%) Perl
5 2 (33.33%) SOAP
5 2 (33.33%) Web Services

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (16.67%) WordPress
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (83.33%) MySQL
1 5 (83.33%) Big Data
2 3 (50.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (33.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) PHPUnit
2 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) PHP Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) CSS
1 6 (100.00%) jQuery
2 2 (33.33%) RESTful
2 2 (33.33%) SOAP
2 2 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (16.67%) HTML5
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Social Network
1 3 (50.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (16.67%) Blog
2 1 (16.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) MVC
2 5 (83.33%) Data Management
3 4 (66.67%) OO
3 4 (66.67%) OO PHP
4 3 (50.00%) Time Management
4 3 (50.00%) Online Marketing
4 3 (50.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (50.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 3 (50.00%) Email Marketing
5 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 1 (16.67%) Scrum
5 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (16.67%) DevOps
5 1 (16.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (100.00%) PHP
2 5 (83.33%) PHP5
3 2 (33.33%) Perl
4 1 (16.67%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) VB
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) Docker
1 3 (50.00%) LXC
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
1 1 (16.67%) Vagrant
1 1 (16.67%) logstash
1 1 (16.67%) Salt
1 1 (16.67%) Graphite
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) EPiServer