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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Social Media
Rank 99 99 90
Rank change year-on-year
0 -9
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 5 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.36% 0.075% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.07% 0.21% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 2
Average salary £25,000 £25,000 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +16.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,100 £25,000 £20,300
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £25,000 £22,700
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
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
469 479 475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 33.48% 36.10% 38.12%
Number of salaries quoted 397 379 427
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,658 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 £25,000 -
North Wales - 2 £56,750 -
Social Media
UK

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 3 July 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%) MVC
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
3 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (25.00%) Adobe
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%) Electronics
3 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
3 2 (25.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (25.00%) DTV
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%) Symfony
4 1 (12.50%) Zend
4 1 (12.50%) CodeIgniter
4 1 (12.50%) CakePHP

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Photoshop
1 1 (12.50%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (12.50%) Adobe Creative Suite
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%) MySQL
1 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
1 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Subversion
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) Mercurial
General
1 5 (62.50%) Marketing
2 3 (37.50%) Finance
3 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (25.00%) Electronics
3 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
4 1 (12.50%) Online Betting
4 1 (12.50%) Advertising
4 1 (12.50%) Games
4 1 (12.50%) Retail
4 1 (12.50%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) PHP Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Lead Security Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Graphic Designer
3 1 (12.50%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (12.50%) IT Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Security Consultant
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%) Laravel
2 2 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (12.50%) REST
3 1 (12.50%) CSS3
3 1 (12.50%) Backbone.js
3 1 (12.50%) Ember.js
3 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
3 1 (12.50%) SOAP
3 1 (12.50%) Symfony
3 1 (12.50%) CodeIgniter
3 1 (12.50%) CakePHP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) User Experience
2 2 (25.00%) DTV
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) MVC
1 3 (37.50%) SEO
2 2 (25.00%) Programme Management
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) OOP
3 1 (12.50%) OO
3 1 (12.50%) Security Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) OO PHP
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Development
3 1 (12.50%) API Development
3 1 (12.50%) Ethical Hacking
3 1 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Web Design
3 1 (12.50%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) PHP
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CEH
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) SAP
1 2 (25.00%) Adobe
2 1 (12.50%) Apple
2 1 (12.50%) Google
2 1 (12.50%) Zend
2 1 (12.50%) Facebook
2 1 (12.50%) Twitter