The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands 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 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Social Media
Rank 162 164 155
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -9
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 48 55 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.86% 1.00% 0.98%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.73% 3.09% 2.69%
Number of salaries quoted 44 36 24
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +60.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £17,650
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £57,500 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £39,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-12.82% +20.00%
Social Media
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1759 1782 2007
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 31.46% 32.56% 36.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1394 1458 1722
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

Social Media
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Social Media Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Social Media
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Social Media Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Social Media
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Social Media across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 September 2015.

Social Media Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Social Media
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Social Media within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 September 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
Birmingham -13 20 £37,500 - 8
Staffordshire +14 11 £34,000 +94.28% 1
Coventry - 9 £37,500 - 2
Solihull - 2 £51,000 - 2
Warwickshire -9 1 £70,000 +75.00%
Worcestershire - 1 - -
Smethwick - 1 - -
Social Media
England

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 56 (47.46%) Google
2 52 (44.07%) Marketing
3 47 (39.83%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (35.59%) Git (software)
5 39 (33.05%) MVC
6 38 (32.20%) Degree
7 37 (31.36%) OO
8 36 (30.51%) Facebook
9 35 (29.66%) Apple
10 34 (28.81%) SEO
11 32 (27.12%) .NET
11 32 (27.12%) Analytics
12 31 (26.27%) ASP.NET
12 31 (26.27%) TDD
13 30 (25.42%) BBC
13 30 (25.42%) Sony
13 30 (25.42%) SQL Server
13 30 (25.42%) Yahoo!
14 29 (24.58%) HTML
14 29 (24.58%) User Experience
15 27 (22.88%) CSS
15 27 (22.88%) C#
15 27 (22.88%) Web Design
16 26 (22.03%) Ruby
16 26 (22.03%) WCF
16 26 (22.03%) ASP.NET MVC
16 26 (22.03%) Web Application Development
16 26 (22.03%) BDD
16 26 (22.03%) NoSQL
16 26 (22.03%) Node.js

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 26 (22.03%) Node.js
2 14 (11.86%) CMS
3 2 (1.69%) WordPress
4 1 (0.85%) SAS
4 1 (0.85%) Joomla!
4 1 (0.85%) Umbraco
Applications
1 22 (18.64%) Photoshop
2 14 (11.86%) MS Excel
3 10 (8.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 9 (7.63%) MS Office
5 7 (5.93%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (4.24%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.85%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.85%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (10.17%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.78%) Internet
2 2 (1.69%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (25.42%) SQL Server
2 26 (22.03%) NoSQL
3 18 (15.25%) MySQL
4 4 (3.39%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (3.39%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (3.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 4 (3.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (3.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (3.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (1.69%) Big Data
6 1 (0.85%) Mahout
6 1 (0.85%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.85%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 42 (35.59%) Git (software)
2 3 (2.54%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (0.85%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.85%) Hudson
General
1 52 (44.07%) Marketing
2 16 (13.56%) Retail
3 3 (2.54%) Multimedia
3 3 (2.54%) Games
4 2 (1.69%) Finance
4 2 (1.69%) Legal
5 1 (0.85%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.85%) Publishing
5 1 (0.85%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 66 (55.93%) Developer
2 26 (22.03%) .NET Developer
3 13 (11.02%) PHP Developer
4 12 (10.17%) Web Designer
4 12 (10.17%) Designer
5 9 (7.63%) Senior Designer
5 9 (7.63%) Front-End Developer
5 9 (7.63%) Senior Web Designer
6 8 (6.78%) Web Developer
7 7 (5.93%) SEO Executive
8 6 (5.08%) Senior Developer
8 6 (5.08%) Senior Web Developer
9 5 (4.24%) Graphic Designer
9 5 (4.24%) Marketing Executive
9 5 (4.24%) iOS Developer
10 4 (3.39%) Marketing Manager
10 4 (3.39%) Senior Graphic Designer
10 4 (3.39%) SQL Developer
10 4 (3.39%) SQL Server Developer
11 3 (2.54%) Communications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (27.12%) .NET
2 31 (26.27%) ASP.NET
3 29 (24.58%) HTML
4 27 (22.88%) CSS
5 26 (22.03%) WCF
5 26 (22.03%) RESTful
5 26 (22.03%) ASP.NET MVC
5 26 (22.03%) ASP.NET Web API
6 24 (20.34%) HTML5
7 16 (13.56%) jQuery
8 11 (9.32%) CakePHP
8 11 (9.32%) CSS3
8 11 (9.32%) Laravel
8 11 (9.32%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 8 (6.78%) XML
10 2 (1.69%) Flash
11 1 (0.85%) XHTML
11 1 (0.85%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 30 (25.42%) BBC
2 29 (24.58%) User Experience
3 18 (15.25%) Computer Science
4 10 (8.47%) Copywriting
5 9 (7.63%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (7.63%) Mobile App
6 6 (5.08%) Digital Media
6 6 (5.08%) FMCG
7 5 (4.24%) Management Information System
8 3 (2.54%) Smartcard
8 3 (2.54%) Graphic Design
9 2 (1.69%) Freedom of Information
10 1 (0.85%) Statistics
10 1 (0.85%) Mobile Games
10 1 (0.85%) Tandem
10 1 (0.85%) Artificial Intelligence
10 1 (0.85%) Photography
10 1 (0.85%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.85%) Physics
10 1 (0.85%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 12 (10.17%) Linux
2 5 (4.24%) Android
2 5 (4.24%) Apple iOS
2 5 (4.24%) Windows Phone
2 5 (4.24%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (39.83%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (33.05%) MVC
3 37 (31.36%) OO
4 34 (28.81%) SEO
5 32 (27.12%) Analytics
6 31 (26.27%) TDD
7 27 (22.88%) Web Design
8 26 (22.03%) Web Application Development
8 26 (22.03%) BDD
9 21 (17.80%) Digital Marketing
10 15 (12.71%) Responsive Web Design
11 14 (11.86%) Time Management
11 14 (11.86%) Web Analytics
12 11 (9.32%) Software Engineering
12 11 (9.32%) Waterfall
13 9 (7.63%) Content Management
13 9 (7.63%) E-Commerce
14 8 (6.78%) Internet Marketing
15 7 (5.93%) Pay per click
15 7 (5.93%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 27 (22.88%) C#
2 26 (22.03%) Ruby
3 24 (20.34%) PHP
4 10 (8.47%) JavaScript
5 7 (5.93%) SQL
6 4 (3.39%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.85%) PHP5
7 1 (0.85%) R
Qualifications
1 38 (32.20%) Degree
2 2 (1.69%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.24%) QA
Vendors
1 56 (47.46%) Google
2 36 (30.51%) Facebook
3 35 (29.66%) Apple
4 30 (25.42%) Sony
4 30 (25.42%) Yahoo!
5 17 (14.41%) Adobe
6 12 (10.17%) Microsoft
7 6 (5.08%) Twitter
8 1 (0.85%) NEC
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