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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Social Media
Rank - 99 77
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 0 4 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales - 0.31% 1.07%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.16% 3.47%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 11
Average salary - £38,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +29.16%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.88%
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
288 346 317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 22.45% 26.80% 30.72%
Number of salaries quoted 239 313 272
Average salary £35,000 £36,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -1.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,250 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 3 September 2014, 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 2 (66.67%) SEO
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SAP
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) ISO 9001
2 1 (33.33%) JD Edwards
2 1 (33.33%) CMS
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Competitor Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Graphic Design
2 1 (33.33%) Symfony
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) PHP5
2 1 (33.33%) Magento
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) Kindle
2 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) Facebook

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2014, 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 1 (33.33%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (33.33%) Magento
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
1 1 (33.33%) PHP Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior PHP Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing Executive
1 1 (33.33%) Resourcer
1 1 (33.33%) Recruitment Resourcer
1 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) Symfony
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Graphic Design
1 1 (33.33%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) SEO
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Competitor Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Analytics
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) PHP5
2 1 (33.33%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) SAP
1 1 (33.33%) JD Edwards
1 1 (33.33%) Facebook
1 1 (33.33%) Twitter