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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 27 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Social Media
Rank 157 154 169
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +15
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 83 69 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.34% 1.30% 1.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.52% 3.74% 3.34%
Number of salaries quoted 64 61 55
Median salary £27,500 £34,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.28% -9.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,250 £40,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -
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
2359 1846 1825
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 37.98% 34.88% 35.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1679 1522 1548
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £59,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Social Media
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Social Media as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Social Media within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwickshire +23 31 £25,000 -45.94% 2
Birmingham -6 24 £37,500 - 7
Worcestershire - 10 £27,000 - 1
Staffordshire -8 8 £30,500 -11.59% 1
Herefordshire - 6 £22,500 -
Walsall -8 2 £23,500 -6.00%
Solihull +10 1 £50,000 -
Shropshire - 1 £42,500 -
Social Media
England

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 May 2016, IT jobs citing Social Media also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Social Media.

1 62 (37.13%) Marketing
2 46 (27.54%) Facebook
3 43 (25.75%) JavaScript
4 41 (24.55%) HTML
5 40 (23.95%) Git (software)
6 39 (23.35%) jQuery
7 38 (22.75%) MySQL
8 37 (22.16%) Google
8 37 (22.16%) Analytics
9 35 (20.96%) MVC
10 32 (19.16%) SEO
11 31 (18.56%) SQL Server
11 31 (18.56%) TDD
12 30 (17.96%) Front End Development
13 29 (17.37%) OO
14 28 (16.77%) CSS
14 28 (16.77%) .NET
14 28 (16.77%) PHP
14 28 (16.77%) Sony
14 28 (16.77%) Apple
14 28 (16.77%) BBC
14 28 (16.77%) Yahoo!
14 28 (16.77%) SQL Server 2014
15 27 (16.17%) Algorithms
16 26 (15.57%) Data Management
16 26 (15.57%) Data Analysis
16 26 (15.57%) Management Information System
16 26 (15.57%) C#
16 26 (15.57%) Apache Spark
16 26 (15.57%) Statistical Modelling

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 26 (15.57%) Apache Spark
2 18 (10.78%) Node.js
3 10 (5.99%) CMS
3 10 (5.99%) WordPress
4 5 (2.99%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 3 (1.80%) Umbraco
6 2 (1.20%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.60%) Apache
7 1 (0.60%) IIS
7 1 (0.60%) SAS
Applications
1 18 (10.78%) Photoshop
2 10 (5.99%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (2.99%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (2.40%) Adobe After Effects
5 2 (1.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.60%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.60%) MS Excel
6 1 (0.60%) MS Office
6 1 (0.60%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 9 (5.39%) Magento
2 4 (2.40%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 9 (5.39%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.20%) AdWords
Communications & Networking
1 14 (8.38%) Internet
2 4 (2.40%) VoIP
3 1 (0.60%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (22.75%) MySQL
2 31 (18.56%) SQL Server
3 28 (16.77%) SQL Server 2014
4 26 (15.57%) Apache Cassandra
4 26 (15.57%) Big Data
4 26 (15.57%) Hadoop
5 18 (10.78%) NoSQL
6 11 (6.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (6.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 11 (6.59%) SQLite
7 10 (5.99%) Data Warehouse
7 10 (5.99%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 10 (5.99%) SQL Server 2012
7 10 (5.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.60%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 40 (23.95%) Git (software)
2 11 (6.59%) Eclipse
3 4 (2.40%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (0.60%) JIRA
4 1 (0.60%) JIRA Agile
General
1 62 (37.13%) Marketing
2 19 (11.38%) Finance
3 16 (9.58%) Retail
4 5 (2.99%) Games
5 4 (2.40%) Advertising
5 4 (2.40%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.60%) Legal
Job Titles
1 78 (46.71%) Developer
2 28 (16.77%) Social Media Developer
3 27 (16.17%) MySQL Developer
4 26 (15.57%) Data Scientist
4 26 (15.57%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 26 (15.57%) Senior Data Scientist
5 23 (13.77%) JavaScript Developer
6 20 (11.98%) .NET Developer
7 16 (9.58%) HTML CSS Developer
7 16 (9.58%) HTML Developer
7 16 (9.58%) Recruitment Resourcer
7 16 (9.58%) Resourcer
8 12 (7.19%) Designer
9 11 (6.59%) Android Developer
9 11 (6.59%) SQL Developer
10 10 (5.99%) Java Developer
10 10 (5.99%) SQL Server Developer
11 9 (5.39%) PHP Developer
12 8 (4.79%) PHP MySQL Developer
12 8 (4.79%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (24.55%) HTML
2 39 (23.35%) jQuery
3 28 (16.77%) .NET
3 28 (16.77%) CSS
4 21 (12.57%) REST
5 20 (11.98%) ASP.NET
6 19 (11.38%) ASP.NET MVC
7 18 (10.78%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 18 (10.78%) ASP.NET Web API
7 18 (10.78%) RESTful
7 18 (10.78%) WCF
8 15 (8.98%) AngularJS
8 15 (8.98%) Web Services
9 14 (8.38%) JSON
9 14 (8.38%) KnockoutJS
10 13 (7.78%) HTML5
10 13 (7.78%) Symfony
11 12 (7.19%) Ajax
12 11 (6.59%) SOAP
12 11 (6.59%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (16.77%) BBC
2 27 (16.17%) Algorithms
3 26 (15.57%) Digital Media
3 26 (15.57%) Management Information System
4 16 (9.58%) Data Centre
4 16 (9.58%) Graphic Design
4 16 (9.58%) New Media
5 9 (5.39%) Mobile App
6 7 (4.19%) User Experience
7 6 (3.59%) Photography
8 4 (2.40%) Animation
8 4 (2.40%) Driving Licence
8 4 (2.40%) IVR
8 4 (2.40%) Motion Graphics
9 3 (1.80%) Statistics
10 2 (1.20%) Social Network
10 2 (1.20%) W3C
11 1 (0.60%) Analytical Skills
11 1 (0.60%) Copywriting
11 1 (0.60%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 21 (12.57%) Linux
2 12 (7.19%) Android
3 1 (0.60%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (22.16%) Analytics
2 35 (20.96%) MVC
3 32 (19.16%) SEO
4 31 (18.56%) TDD
5 30 (17.96%) Front End Development
6 29 (17.37%) OO
7 26 (15.57%) Customer Engagement
7 26 (15.57%) Data Analysis
7 26 (15.57%) Data Management
7 26 (15.57%) Predictive Modelling
7 26 (15.57%) Statistical Modelling
7 26 (15.57%) Use Case
7 26 (15.57%) Yield Management
8 25 (14.97%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (12.57%) Open Source
10 20 (11.98%) E-Commerce
10 20 (11.98%) Line Management
10 20 (11.98%) Web Design
11 19 (11.38%) CRM
12 18 (10.78%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 43 (25.75%) JavaScript
2 28 (16.77%) PHP
3 26 (15.57%) C#
3 26 (15.57%) R
4 18 (10.78%) Ruby
5 16 (9.58%) Java
6 14 (8.38%) SQL
7 10 (5.99%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.20%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.60%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (10.18%) Degree
Vendors
1 46 (27.54%) Facebook
2 37 (22.16%) Google
3 28 (16.77%) Apple
3 28 (16.77%) Sony
3 28 (16.77%) Yahoo!
4 23 (13.77%) Adobe
5 18 (10.78%) Twitter
6 4 (2.40%) IBM
6 4 (2.40%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.60%) Cognizant
7 1 (0.60%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.60%) Oracle
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