The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Social Media
Rank 97 99 94
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 5 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.37% 0.23% 0.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.97% 0.66% 0.90%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 3
Average salary £30,000 £28,750 £23,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,100 £25,750 £20,600
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £31,750 £27,400
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +10.29%
Social Media
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
516 454 443
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 37.80% 34.47% 35.10%
Number of salaries quoted 449 358 405
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,100
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Social Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Social Media Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Social Media
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Social Media Salary Trend in Wales

Social Media
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Social Media across the Wales region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Social Media Salary Histogram in Wales

Social Media
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Social Media within the Wales region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales -3 2 £27,500 -15.38%
North Wales - 2 £56,750 -
Social Media
UK

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Wales 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 5 (62.50%) Marketing
2 3 (37.50%) User Experience
2 3 (37.50%) HTML
2 3 (37.50%) PHP
2 3 (37.50%) SEO
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) MVC
3 2 (25.00%) Electronics
3 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) SAP
3 2 (25.00%) CSS
3 2 (25.00%) HTML5
3 2 (25.00%) Laravel
3 2 (25.00%) Multimedia
3 2 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (25.00%) DTV
4 1 (12.50%) Google
4 1 (12.50%) PHP5
4 1 (12.50%) Online Betting
4 1 (12.50%) Security Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
4 1 (12.50%) Mercurial
4 1 (12.50%) Information Architecture
4 1 (12.50%) Subversion

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Wales 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.

Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
1 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) Mercurial
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 5 (62.50%) Marketing
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) Electronics
3 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (25.00%) Multimedia
4 1 (12.50%) Online Betting
4 1 (12.50%) Advertising
4 1 (12.50%) Games
4 1 (12.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Lead Security Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) IT Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Security Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Graphic Designer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) HTML
2 2 (25.00%) CSS
2 2 (25.00%) HTML5
2 2 (25.00%) Laravel
3 1 (12.50%) Symfony
3 1 (12.50%) CodeIgniter
3 1 (12.50%) CakePHP
3 1 (12.50%) Backbone.js
3 1 (12.50%) Ember.js
3 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
3 1 (12.50%) REST
3 1 (12.50%) CSS3
3 1 (12.50%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) User Experience
2 2 (25.00%) DTV
3 1 (12.50%) Informatics
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) SEO
1 3 (37.50%) MVC
2 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) Security Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Information Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Web Development
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) OO PHP
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Development
3 1 (12.50%) OOP
3 1 (12.50%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) PHP
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CEH
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) SAP
2 1 (12.50%) Google
2 1 (12.50%) Zend
2 1 (12.50%) Facebook
2 1 (12.50%) Twitter
2 1 (12.50%) Adobe
2 1 (12.50%) Apple