The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Watford region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Social Media
Rank 68 56 -
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.69% 0.31% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.50% 1.14% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £21,500 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-49.41% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -4.41%
Miscellaneous Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
160 88 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 27.49% 27.67% 21.31%
Number of salaries quoted 111 68 48
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £72,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Social Media
Hertfordshire

Social Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Social Media Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Social Media
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Social Media Salary Trend in Watford

Social Media
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Social Media across the Watford region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Social Media Salary Histogram in Watford

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) Photoshop
1 8 (100.00%) Marketing
2 7 (87.50%) Adobe Illustrator
2 7 (87.50%) Web Design
2 7 (87.50%) jQuery
2 7 (87.50%) CSS
2 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
3 4 (50.00%) XHTML
3 4 (50.00%) Adobe
3 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 4 (50.00%) Dreamweaver
3 4 (50.00%) Customer Engagement
3 4 (50.00%) Graphic Design
3 4 (50.00%) Advertising
3 4 (50.00%) Games
3 4 (50.00%) Facebook
3 4 (50.00%) Twitter
3 4 (50.00%) Oracle
4 3 (37.50%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (37.50%) Social Media Marketing
4 3 (37.50%) PHP5
4 3 (37.50%) WordPress
4 3 (37.50%) Magento
4 3 (37.50%) HTML5
4 3 (37.50%) CSS3
4 3 (37.50%) SEO
4 3 (37.50%) PHP
4 3 (37.50%) MySQL
5 1 (12.50%) MS Excel

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 3 (37.50%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (100.00%) Photoshop
2 7 (87.50%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (12.50%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (12.50%) MS Office
3 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Google Apps
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Dreamweaver
General
1 8 (100.00%) Marketing
2 4 (50.00%) Advertising
2 4 (50.00%) Games
3 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Designer
2 3 (37.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Web Developer
3 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Marketing Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
2 7 (87.50%) CSS
2 7 (87.50%) jQuery
3 4 (50.00%) XHTML
4 3 (37.50%) HTML5
4 3 (37.50%) CSS3
5 1 (12.50%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Graphic Design
2 1 (12.50%) AS400
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Web Design
2 4 (50.00%) Customer Engagement
2 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce
3 3 (37.50%) SEO
3 3 (37.50%) Social Media Marketing
3 3 (37.50%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (12.50%) Web Marketing
4 1 (12.50%) Marketing Strategy
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) PHP
2 3 (37.50%) PHP5
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
1 4 (50.00%) Adobe
1 4 (50.00%) Facebook
1 4 (50.00%) Twitter
2 1 (12.50%) Google
2 1 (12.50%) hybris
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft