The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in IT jobs advertised for the Walsall region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Social Media
Rank 24 19 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 2 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 1.56% 1.39% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 8.70% 4.35% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £23,500 £25,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
Social Media
West Midlands

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

Miscellaneous Category
Walsall
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
23 23 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Walsall 17.97% 31.94% 26.97%
Number of salaries quoted 19 19 20
Average salary £53,750 £37,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.33% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £28,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Social Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

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

Social Media Jobs Demand Trend in Walsall

Social Media
Salary Trend in Walsall

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

Social Media Salary Trend in Walsall

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Walsall

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Walsall 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%) Photoshop
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) Marketing
1 2 (66.67%) Web Design
1 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) WordPress
2 1 (33.33%) Data Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) Customer Insight
2 1 (33.33%) Sass
2 1 (33.33%) Customer Segmentation
2 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
2 1 (33.33%) Typography
2 1 (33.33%) Photography
2 1 (33.33%) QlikView
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VBA
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) Flash
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) SAS
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Walsall by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Walsall 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
1 1 (33.33%) SAS
1 1 (33.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Photoshop
2 1 (33.33%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (33.33%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) QlikView
General
1 2 (66.67%) Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) Legal
2 1 (33.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Customer Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Designer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) CSS
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) Flash
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
1 1 (33.33%) Photography
1 1 (33.33%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) CHAID
2 1 (33.33%) CRM
2 1 (33.33%) Customer Insight
2 1 (33.33%) Customer Segmentation
2 1 (33.33%) Data Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
2 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
2 1 (33.33%) SEO
2 1 (33.33%) Typography
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) VBA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Adobe