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 24 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Social Media
Rank 183 139 181
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +42
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 30 70 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.53% 1.33% 0.38%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.84% 4.09% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 25 52 15
Average salary £40,000 £32,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.13% +9.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £18,400 £21,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £75,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
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
1627 1711 1448
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 28.84% 32.52% 30.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1403 1432 1262
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,556
% change year-on-year
- +3.74%

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 24 November 2014.

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 24 November 2014. 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
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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
Warwickshire -3 10 £40,000 +86.04%
Birmingham -32 10 £37,500 +10.29% 12
Coventry -9 2 £18,000 -16.27%
Staffordshire -11 2 £45,000 +100.00%
Solihull -10 1 £34,000 -2.85%
Stourbridge - 1 £35,000 -
Walsall - 1 £19,000 -
Social Media
England

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, 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 36 (43.37%) HTML
2 32 (38.55%) MVC
2 32 (38.55%) Git (software)
3 31 (37.35%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (37.35%) TDD
3 31 (37.35%) CSS
4 29 (34.94%) Marketing
5 27 (32.53%) Facebook
6 24 (28.92%) Scrum
7 21 (25.30%) Twitter
7 21 (25.30%) CSS3
7 21 (25.30%) HTML5
8 18 (21.69%) Google
8 18 (21.69%) Web Services
9 16 (19.28%) OO
9 16 (19.28%) PHP
9 16 (19.28%) MVVM
9 16 (19.28%) WebGL
10 15 (18.07%) BDD
11 14 (16.87%) Analytics
11 14 (16.87%) JavaScript
11 14 (16.87%) E-Commerce
11 14 (16.87%) SEO
12 13 (15.66%) MySQL
12 13 (15.66%) Apple iOS
13 12 (14.46%) RESTful
13 12 (14.46%) iOS Development
14 11 (13.25%) WordPress
14 11 (13.25%) Digital Marketing
14 11 (13.25%) MS Excel

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, 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 11 (13.25%) WordPress
2 9 (10.84%) CMS
3 7 (8.43%) Node.js
4 4 (4.82%) Apache
5 1 (1.20%) FileNet
5 1 (1.20%) Drupal
5 1 (1.20%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (13.25%) MS Excel
2 7 (8.43%) MS Office
3 4 (4.82%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (3.61%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (3.61%) Photoshop
4 3 (3.61%) MS Project
5 2 (2.41%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (1.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (1.20%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 5 (6.02%) Google Analytics
2 2 (2.41%) Magento
3 1 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.02%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.20%) LAN
1 1 (1.20%) WAN
1 1 (1.20%) Intranet
1 1 (1.20%) Internet
1 1 (1.20%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.66%) MySQL
2 9 (10.84%) SQL Server
3 7 (8.43%) NoSQL
4 5 (6.02%) Big Data
5 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.20%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 32 (38.55%) Git (software)
2 10 (12.05%) Xcode
3 9 (10.84%) Subversion
4 8 (9.64%) PHPUnit
4 8 (9.64%) Behat
4 8 (9.64%) Jenkins
5 6 (7.23%) Eclipse
6 5 (6.02%) JIRA
7 3 (3.61%) Hudson
General
1 29 (34.94%) Marketing
2 7 (8.43%) Finance
3 5 (6.02%) Law
3 5 (6.02%) Front Office
4 4 (4.82%) Games
5 3 (3.61%) Retail
5 3 (3.61%) Advertising
5 3 (3.61%) Publishing
6 2 (2.41%) Legal
6 2 (2.41%) German Language
7 1 (1.20%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.20%) Interactive Media
7 1 (1.20%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.20%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 34 (40.96%) Developer
2 10 (12.05%) iOS Developer
3 7 (8.43%) Android Developer
3 7 (8.43%) Consultant
3 7 (8.43%) .NET Developer
4 6 (7.23%) Account Manager
4 6 (7.23%) PHP Developer
4 6 (7.23%) Content Manager
5 5 (6.02%) Digital Architect
5 5 (6.02%) Technical Consultant
5 5 (6.02%) Digital Producer
5 5 (6.02%) Technical Architect
5 5 (6.02%) Management Consultant
5 5 (6.02%) Architect
6 3 (3.61%) Project Manager
6 3 (3.61%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (3.61%) Software Engineer
6 3 (3.61%) Digital Project Manager
6 3 (3.61%) Online Content Manager
7 2 (2.41%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (43.37%) HTML
2 31 (37.35%) CSS
3 21 (25.30%) HTML5
3 21 (25.30%) CSS3
4 18 (21.69%) Web Services
5 16 (19.28%) WebGL
6 12 (14.46%) RESTful
7 10 (12.05%) jQuery
7 10 (12.05%) Symfony
8 8 (9.64%) .NET
8 8 (9.64%) Yii
9 7 (8.43%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (8.43%) ASP.NET Web API
9 7 (8.43%) ASP.NET
9 7 (8.43%) WCF
10 3 (3.61%) LAMP
10 3 (3.61%) XHTML
11 2 (2.41%) Ruby on Rails
11 2 (2.41%) JSON
12 1 (1.20%) FIX Protocol
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.64%) Open Source
2 7 (8.43%) BBC
2 7 (8.43%) Copywriting
2 7 (8.43%) Blog
3 6 (7.23%) User Experience
4 3 (3.61%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.61%) Social Network
4 3 (3.61%) Wiki
5 2 (2.41%) Graphic Design
5 2 (2.41%) Animation
5 2 (2.41%) RIA
6 1 (1.20%) FMCG
6 1 (1.20%) iPhone
6 1 (1.20%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.20%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.20%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.20%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (15.66%) Apple iOS
2 10 (12.05%) Android
3 5 (6.02%) Linux
4 2 (2.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (38.55%) MVC
2 31 (37.35%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (37.35%) TDD
3 24 (28.92%) Scrum
4 16 (19.28%) OO
4 16 (19.28%) MVVM
5 15 (18.07%) BDD
6 14 (16.87%) Analytics
6 14 (16.87%) E-Commerce
6 14 (16.87%) SEO
7 12 (14.46%) iOS Development
8 11 (13.25%) Digital Marketing
8 11 (13.25%) Content Management
9 9 (10.84%) Android Development
10 8 (9.64%) OO PHP
10 8 (9.64%) Software Engineering
10 8 (9.64%) CRM
11 7 (8.43%) Business Development
11 7 (8.43%) Web Application Development
12 6 (7.23%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 16 (19.28%) PHP
2 14 (16.87%) JavaScript
3 10 (12.05%) Objective-C
4 9 (10.84%) Ruby
5 8 (9.64%) C#
6 7 (8.43%) Java
7 2 (2.41%) PHP5
8 1 (1.20%) VB
8 1 (1.20%) VBA
8 1 (1.20%) C
8 1 (1.20%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (10.84%) Degree
2 1 (1.20%) CISSP
2 1 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.20%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 27 (32.53%) Facebook
2 21 (25.30%) Twitter
3 18 (21.69%) Google
4 9 (10.84%) Zend
4 9 (10.84%) Microsoft
5 7 (8.43%) Yahoo!
5 7 (8.43%) Apple
5 7 (8.43%) Sony
6 3 (3.61%) Adobe
7 1 (1.20%) Avaya
7 1 (1.20%) IBM
7 1 (1.20%) Kofax
7 1 (1.20%) VMware
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