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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Social Media
Rank 161 158 170
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +12
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 82 63 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.33% 1.09% 0.99%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.59% 3.20% 2.80%
Number of salaries quoted 76 61 39
Median salary £27,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-22.85% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -
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
2287 1968 1892
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 37.13% 34.10% 35.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1630 1592 1585
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 £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,700 £65,000 £60,000
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 29 June 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 29 June 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 +32 34 £25,000 -52.38% 1
Birmingham -2 23 £32,500 -13.33% 4
Worcestershire - 8 £27,000 -
Staffordshire -21 5 £28,500 -17.39% 2
Herefordshire - 4 £22,500 -
Coventry -4 3 £24,000 -4.00% 1
Solihull +6 1 £50,000 -
Walsall - 1 - -
Shropshire - 1 £42,500 -
Social Media
England

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 78 (44.07%) Marketing
2 71 (40.11%) JavaScript
3 64 (36.16%) HTML
3 64 (36.16%) jQuery
4 59 (33.33%) Git (software)
5 52 (29.38%) MySQL
6 51 (28.81%) CSS
7 49 (27.68%) SEO
8 45 (25.42%) Front End Development
9 44 (24.86%) Open Source
9 44 (24.86%) Facebook
10 42 (23.73%) MVC
11 38 (21.47%) PHP
12 36 (20.34%) Google
12 36 (20.34%) TDD
13 35 (19.77%) Linux
14 31 (17.51%) AngularJS
14 31 (17.51%) Analytics
15 28 (15.82%) Web Design
15 28 (15.82%) .NET
16 26 (14.69%) Photoshop
16 26 (14.69%) C#
16 26 (14.69%) OO
16 26 (14.69%) E-Commerce
16 26 (14.69%) Workflow
17 25 (14.12%) REST
18 24 (13.56%) Graphic Design
18 24 (13.56%) CMS
19 23 (12.99%) Adobe
19 23 (12.99%) SQL Server

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 24 (13.56%) CMS
2 17 (9.60%) WordPress
3 15 (8.47%) Apache Spark
4 8 (4.52%) Umbraco
5 6 (3.39%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 5 (2.82%) Sitecore CMS
7 3 (1.69%) Drupal
7 3 (1.69%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.56%) Apache
8 1 (0.56%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.56%) IIS
Applications
1 26 (14.69%) Photoshop
2 12 (6.78%) Adobe Illustrator
3 8 (4.52%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (2.82%) MS Excel
5 4 (2.26%) Adobe After Effects
6 3 (1.69%) Fireworks
7 2 (1.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (1.13%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 19 (10.73%) Magento
2 4 (2.26%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 14 (7.91%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.13%) AdWords
3 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.56%) OpenShift
3 1 (0.56%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (12.43%) Internet
2 4 (2.26%) VoIP
3 1 (0.56%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (29.38%) MySQL
2 23 (12.99%) SQL Server
3 22 (12.43%) SQL Server 2014
4 16 (9.04%) Big Data
5 15 (8.47%) Apache Cassandra
5 15 (8.47%) Hadoop
5 15 (8.47%) NoSQL
6 11 (6.21%) SQLite
7 7 (3.95%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (3.95%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 7 (3.95%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (3.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 7 (3.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (3.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (1.69%) MongoDB
8 3 (1.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 59 (33.33%) Git (software)
2 11 (6.21%) Eclipse
3 5 (2.82%) Dreamweaver
3 5 (2.82%) Grunt
3 5 (2.82%) gulp
3 5 (2.82%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.56%) JIRA
4 1 (0.56%) JIRA Agile
General
1 78 (44.07%) Marketing
2 20 (11.30%) Finance
2 20 (11.30%) Retail
3 14 (7.91%) Advertising
4 5 (2.82%) Games
5 4 (2.26%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.56%) Legal
6 1 (0.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 95 (53.67%) Developer
2 48 (27.12%) JavaScript Developer
3 43 (24.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 39 (22.03%) MySQL Developer
5 34 (19.21%) HTML CSS Developer
5 34 (19.21%) HTML Developer
6 22 (12.43%) Social Media Developer
7 21 (11.86%) .NET Developer
8 16 (9.04%) PHP Developer
8 16 (9.04%) Recruitment Resourcer
8 16 (9.04%) Resourcer
9 15 (8.47%) Data Scientist
9 15 (8.47%) Senior Data Scientist
10 12 (6.78%) Junior
10 12 (6.78%) Junior Developer
10 12 (6.78%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 11 (6.21%) Android Developer
12 10 (5.65%) Java Developer
13 9 (5.08%) Designer
13 9 (5.08%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (36.16%) HTML
1 64 (36.16%) jQuery
2 51 (28.81%) CSS
3 31 (17.51%) AngularJS
4 28 (15.82%) .NET
5 25 (14.12%) REST
6 22 (12.43%) KnockoutJS
7 21 (11.86%) HTML5
7 21 (11.86%) Symfony
8 20 (11.30%) RESTful
8 20 (11.30%) Web Services
9 19 (10.73%) JSON
9 19 (10.73%) XML
10 18 (10.17%) Node.js
11 16 (9.04%) ASP.NET
12 15 (8.47%) ASP.NET MVC
12 15 (8.47%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 15 (8.47%) ASP.NET Web API
12 15 (8.47%) WCF
13 12 (6.78%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 24 (13.56%) Graphic Design
2 22 (12.43%) BBC
3 19 (10.73%) New Media
4 17 (9.60%) Mobile App
5 16 (9.04%) Data Centre
6 15 (8.47%) Algorithms
6 15 (8.47%) Digital Media
6 15 (8.47%) Management Information System
7 14 (7.91%) User Experience
8 7 (3.95%) Motion Graphics
9 6 (3.39%) Photography
10 4 (2.26%) Animation
10 4 (2.26%) Driving Licence
10 4 (2.26%) IVR
11 3 (1.69%) iPad
11 3 (1.69%) Statistics
12 2 (1.13%) Social Network
12 2 (1.13%) W3C
13 1 (0.56%) Copywriting
13 1 (0.56%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 35 (19.77%) Linux
2 11 (6.21%) Android
3 1 (0.56%) Windows
3 1 (0.56%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (27.68%) SEO
2 45 (25.42%) Front End Development
3 44 (24.86%) Open Source
4 42 (23.73%) MVC
5 36 (20.34%) TDD
6 31 (17.51%) Analytics
7 28 (15.82%) Web Design
8 26 (14.69%) E-Commerce
8 26 (14.69%) OO
8 26 (14.69%) Workflow
9 21 (11.86%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (11.86%) Internet Marketing
10 20 (11.30%) Line Management
11 19 (10.73%) CRM
12 16 (9.04%) Pay per click
12 16 (9.04%) Use Case
13 15 (8.47%) BDD
13 15 (8.47%) Customer Engagement
13 15 (8.47%) Predictive Modelling
13 15 (8.47%) Yield Management
Programming Languages
1 71 (40.11%) JavaScript
2 38 (21.47%) PHP
3 26 (14.69%) C#
4 17 (9.60%) Java
5 15 (8.47%) R
5 15 (8.47%) Ruby
6 13 (7.34%) SQL
7 7 (3.95%) T-SQL
8 3 (1.69%) ActionScript
8 3 (1.69%) ActionScript 3.0
9 2 (1.13%) Bash Shell
9 2 (1.13%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.56%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (6.21%) Degree
2 1 (0.56%) VCAP
2 1 (0.56%) VCDX
2 1 (0.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (0.56%) Docker
1 1 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.56%) XenServer
Vendors
1 44 (24.86%) Facebook
2 36 (20.34%) Google
3 23 (12.99%) Adobe
4 22 (12.43%) Apple
4 22 (12.43%) Sony
4 22 (12.43%) Yahoo!
5 19 (10.73%) Twitter
6 5 (2.82%) Ektron
6 5 (2.82%) EPiServer
6 5 (2.82%) Sitecore
7 4 (2.26%) IBM
7 4 (2.26%) Salesforce.com
8 3 (1.69%) Macromedia
9 1 (0.56%) Citrix
9 1 (0.56%) Cognizant
9 1 (0.56%) Microsoft
9 1 (0.56%) Oracle
9 1 (0.56%) VMware
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