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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Social Media
Rank 102 109 74
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -35
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 4 2 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.30% 0.15% 1.79%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.94% 0.41% 5.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 15
Average salary £45,000 £20,000 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+125.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,700 £20,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £20,000 £32,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
424 492 372
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 32.05% 35.91% 34.96%
Number of salaries quoted 352 399 287
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% +1.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,020 £24,200
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £52,500 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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 +9 4 £45,000 +125.00%
Social Media
UK

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 9 (45.00%) SEO
1 9 (45.00%) Marketing
2 8 (40.00%) Google
2 8 (40.00%) Ruby
2 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (35.00%) TDD
3 7 (35.00%) Sony
3 7 (35.00%) MVC
3 7 (35.00%) .NET
3 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
3 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET
3 7 (35.00%) C#
3 7 (35.00%) OO
3 7 (35.00%) Apple
3 7 (35.00%) BBC
3 7 (35.00%) Yahoo!
3 7 (35.00%) WCF
3 7 (35.00%) Git (software)
3 7 (35.00%) RESTful
3 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (35.00%) BDD
3 7 (35.00%) NoSQL
3 7 (35.00%) Node.js
3 7 (35.00%) Facebook
3 7 (35.00%) Web Application Development
3 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 7 (35.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 6 (30.00%) Retail
5 5 (25.00%) E-Commerce

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (35.00%) Node.js
2 2 (10.00%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Dropbox
1 1 (5.00%) GitHub
1 1 (5.00%) Google Apps
1 1 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) HTTP
1 1 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) NoSQL
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (45.00%) Marketing
2 6 (30.00%) Retail
3 4 (20.00%) Finance
4 2 (10.00%) Advertising
4 2 (10.00%) Games
5 1 (5.00%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) .NET Developer
1 7 (35.00%) Developer
1 7 (35.00%) Social Media Developer
2 5 (25.00%) E-Commerce Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Marketing Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) Head of Marketing
4 1 (5.00%) IT Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) IT Security Specialist
4 1 (5.00%) IT Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) Marketeer
4 1 (5.00%) Recruitment Resourcer
4 1 (5.00%) Resourcer
4 1 (5.00%) Security Specialist
4 1 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) .NET
1 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET
1 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 7 (35.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 7 (35.00%) RESTful
1 7 (35.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) BBC
2 3 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.00%) Blog
3 2 (10.00%) Copywriting
3 2 (10.00%) Statistics
4 1 (5.00%) Fintech
4 1 (5.00%) Public Cloud
4 1 (5.00%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) SEO
2 8 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (35.00%) BDD
3 7 (35.00%) MVC
3 7 (35.00%) OO
3 7 (35.00%) TDD
3 7 (35.00%) Web Application Development
4 5 (25.00%) B2B
4 5 (25.00%) B2C
4 5 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
4 5 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 5 (25.00%) Email Marketing
5 2 (10.00%) CRM
5 2 (10.00%) Project Management
6 1 (5.00%) ERP
6 1 (5.00%) Information Security
6 1 (5.00%) Online Marketing
6 1 (5.00%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (5.00%) Security Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) Ruby
2 7 (35.00%) C#
3 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (5.00%) Perl
3 1 (5.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (5.00%) CEH
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Google
2 7 (35.00%) Apple
2 7 (35.00%) Facebook
2 7 (35.00%) Sony
2 7 (35.00%) Yahoo!