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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Social Media
Rank 38 24 33
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +9
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 3 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 1.27% 1.98% 0.93%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.62% 5.56% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 1
Average salary £30,000 £24,000 £16,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -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
65 36 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 27.54% 35.64% 38.89%
Number of salaries quoted 43 35 38
Average salary £28,000 £37,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.33% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,500 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 23 September 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 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
1 3 (100.00%) Marketing
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
2 2 (66.67%) Social Network
2 2 (66.67%) Email Marketing
2 2 (66.67%) PHP5
2 2 (66.67%) Data Management
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (66.67%) Big Data
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile Application Development
2 2 (66.67%) Time Management
2 2 (66.67%) OO PHP
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) WordPress
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) SQL

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) WordPress
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
1 2 (66.67%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) PHP Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) HTML
1 3 (100.00%) CSS
1 3 (100.00%) jQuery
2 2 (66.67%) RESTful
2 2 (66.67%) SOAP
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) .NET
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) HTML5
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Social Network
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (33.33%) Blog
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) MVC
2 2 (66.67%) Data Management
2 2 (66.67%) Email Marketing
2 2 (66.67%) OO
2 2 (66.67%) Time Management
2 2 (66.67%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile Application Development
2 2 (66.67%) OO PHP
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Online Marketing
3 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (100.00%) PHP
2 2 (66.67%) PHP5
3 1 (33.33%) C#
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) VB
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) EPiServer
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