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 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Social Media
Rank 186 167 185
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +18
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 51 47 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.89% 0.88% 0.87%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.37% 2.68% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 43 41 35
Median salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,500 £24,400
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £32,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
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
2153 1756 1973
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 37.68% 32.93% 34.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1600 1398 1630
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,674 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.98% +4.18%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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
Birmingham -20 24 £45,000 +20.00% 5
Warwickshire - 10 £27,500 - 1
Staffordshire -6 4 £55,000 +84.87% 1
Brierley Hill - 3 £25,000 -
Walsall - 2 £42,035 -
Shropshire - 2 £26,000 -
Solihull +9 1 £19,000 -62.74%
West Bromwich - 1 - -
Social Media
England

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 82 (62.12%) Marketing
2 69 (52.27%) HTML
2 69 (52.27%) JavaScript
3 63 (47.73%) jQuery
4 60 (45.45%) CSS
5 57 (43.18%) SEO
6 53 (40.15%) MySQL
7 48 (36.36%) Git (software)
8 43 (32.58%) Open Source
9 41 (31.06%) Front End Development
9 41 (31.06%) PHP
10 34 (25.76%) Linux
11 33 (25.00%) CMS
12 32 (24.24%) E-Commerce
13 31 (23.48%) MVC
14 29 (21.97%) AngularJS
15 26 (19.70%) Google
16 25 (18.94%) User Experience
17 24 (18.18%) HTML5
17 24 (18.18%) REST
17 24 (18.18%) TDD
17 24 (18.18%) Web Design
18 23 (17.42%) .NET
18 23 (17.42%) Digital Marketing
19 22 (16.67%) Photoshop
19 22 (16.67%) Internet
19 22 (16.67%) Retail
20 21 (15.91%) Workflow
20 21 (15.91%) Internet Marketing
21 20 (15.15%) Graphic Design

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 33 (25.00%) CMS
2 15 (11.36%) WordPress
3 8 (6.06%) Umbraco
4 7 (5.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 6 (4.55%) Sitecore CMS
6 4 (3.03%) Apache
6 4 (3.03%) Drupal
7 3 (2.27%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.52%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.76%) IIS
Applications
1 22 (16.67%) Photoshop
2 10 (7.58%) MS Excel
3 8 (6.06%) Adobe Illustrator
4 6 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (3.03%) Fireworks
6 3 (2.27%) MS Office
7 2 (1.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 19 (14.39%) Magento
2 4 (3.03%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 16 (12.12%) Google Analytics
2 4 (3.03%) PaaS
3 2 (1.52%) Apcera
3 2 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.52%) OpenShift
3 2 (1.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (16.67%) Internet
2 4 (3.03%) Intranet
3 2 (1.52%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (40.15%) MySQL
2 10 (7.58%) MongoDB
3 7 (5.30%) SQL Server
3 7 (5.30%) SQLite
4 6 (4.55%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (4.55%) NoSQL
4 6 (4.55%) SQL Server 2014
5 5 (3.79%) Big Data
6 4 (3.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 48 (36.36%) Git (software)
2 7 (5.30%) Eclipse
3 6 (4.55%) Grunt
3 6 (4.55%) gulp
3 6 (4.55%) Jenkins
4 4 (3.03%) Dreamweaver
5 3 (2.27%) Subversion
General
1 82 (62.12%) Marketing
2 22 (16.67%) Retail
3 14 (10.61%) Advertising
4 12 (9.09%) Finance
5 6 (4.55%) Multimedia
6 4 (3.03%) Publishing
7 2 (1.52%) Games
7 2 (1.52%) Legal
8 1 (0.76%) Banking
8 1 (0.76%) Law
Job Titles
1 84 (63.64%) Developer
2 53 (40.15%) JavaScript Developer
3 42 (31.82%) HTML CSS Developer
3 42 (31.82%) HTML Developer
4 40 (30.30%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 40 (30.30%) MySQL Developer
5 23 (17.42%) PHP Developer
6 15 (11.36%) PHP MySQL Developer
7 13 (9.85%) .NET Developer
8 11 (8.33%) Junior
8 11 (8.33%) Junior Developer
9 10 (7.58%) Angular Developer
10 8 (6.06%) Java Developer
10 8 (6.06%) Web Developer
11 7 (5.30%) Android Developer
11 7 (5.30%) C# .NET Developer
11 7 (5.30%) C# Developer
12 6 (4.55%) Junior C# .NET Developer
12 6 (4.55%) Senior JavaScript Developer
12 6 (4.55%) Senior PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (52.27%) HTML
2 63 (47.73%) jQuery
3 60 (45.45%) CSS
4 29 (21.97%) AngularJS
5 24 (18.18%) HTML5
5 24 (18.18%) REST
6 23 (17.42%) .NET
7 18 (13.64%) KnockoutJS
7 18 (13.64%) RESTful
7 18 (13.64%) Symfony
8 17 (12.88%) Web Services
8 17 (12.88%) XML
9 15 (11.36%) JSON
10 10 (7.58%) ASP.NET
10 10 (7.58%) CSS3
10 10 (7.58%) Node.js
11 7 (5.30%) Ajax
11 7 (5.30%) J2EE
11 7 (5.30%) J2ME
11 7 (5.30%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 25 (18.94%) User Experience
2 20 (15.15%) Graphic Design
3 17 (12.88%) Mobile App
4 9 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (4.55%) Animation
5 6 (4.55%) BBC
5 6 (4.55%) NHS
6 4 (3.03%) iPad
6 4 (3.03%) Motion Graphics
6 4 (3.03%) New Media
6 4 (3.03%) Photography
7 3 (2.27%) Blog
7 3 (2.27%) Copywriting
7 3 (2.27%) Credit Risk
8 2 (1.52%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (1.52%) Social Network
9 1 (0.76%) e-Learning
9 1 (0.76%) Learning Management System
9 1 (0.76%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.76%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 34 (25.76%) Linux
2 7 (5.30%) Android
3 5 (3.79%) Windows
4 3 (2.27%) Unix
5 2 (1.52%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (43.18%) SEO
2 43 (32.58%) Open Source
3 41 (31.06%) Front End Development
4 32 (24.24%) E-Commerce
5 31 (23.48%) MVC
6 24 (18.18%) TDD
6 24 (18.18%) Web Design
7 23 (17.42%) Digital Marketing
8 21 (15.91%) Internet Marketing
8 21 (15.91%) Workflow
9 20 (15.15%) Analytics
10 18 (13.64%) Pay per click
11 16 (12.12%) OO
12 15 (11.36%) CRM
13 13 (9.85%) Content Management
13 13 (9.85%) Web Development
14 11 (8.33%) Email Marketing
15 10 (7.58%) Product Management
16 9 (6.82%) Agile Software Development
17 7 (5.30%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 69 (52.27%) JavaScript
2 41 (31.06%) PHP
3 16 (12.12%) C#
4 12 (9.09%) Java
5 10 (7.58%) SQL
6 6 (4.55%) Ruby
7 4 (3.03%) ActionScript
7 4 (3.03%) ActionScript 3.0
7 4 (3.03%) Bash Shell
7 4 (3.03%) PowerShell
8 2 (1.52%) C
8 2 (1.52%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.76%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (9.85%) Degree
2 2 (1.52%) VCAP
2 2 (1.52%) VCDX
2 2 (1.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (0.76%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.76%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.52%) Docker
1 2 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (1.52%) XenServer
Vendors
1 26 (19.70%) Google
2 20 (15.15%) Adobe
3 18 (13.64%) Facebook
4 10 (7.58%) Twitter
5 6 (4.55%) Apple
5 6 (4.55%) Ektron
5 6 (4.55%) EPiServer
5 6 (4.55%) Sitecore
5 6 (4.55%) Sony
5 6 (4.55%) Yahoo!
6 4 (3.03%) IBM
6 4 (3.03%) Macromedia
7 2 (1.52%) Citrix
7 2 (1.52%) VMware
8 1 (0.76%) Microsoft
8 1 (0.76%) Oracle
8 1 (0.76%) SAP
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