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 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Social Media
Rank 172 173 170
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -3
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 62 55 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.06% 0.96% 0.98%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.90% 2.90% 2.80%
Number of salaries quoted 58 50 34
Median salary £27,500 £36,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-24.13% -9.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £26,050
10% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £45,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £35,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%
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
2136 1895 1929
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 36.58% 33.10% 34.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1572 1493 1551
Median salary £38,500 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.28% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £62,500
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 25 August 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 25 August 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 -4 27 £32,500 -13.33% 1
Warwickshire +34 25 £25,000 -64.28%
Coventry -6 4 £24,500 -24.61%
Staffordshire -12 2 £55,000 +61.76% 1
Walsall - 1 £55,000 -
Social Media
England

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 August 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 75 (51.72%) JavaScript
1 75 (51.72%) Marketing
2 69 (47.59%) HTML
3 68 (46.90%) jQuery
4 57 (39.31%) MySQL
4 57 (39.31%) CSS
5 54 (37.24%) Git (software)
6 52 (35.86%) SEO
7 47 (32.41%) Open Source
8 46 (31.72%) Front End Development
9 43 (29.66%) PHP
10 37 (25.52%) Linux
11 36 (24.83%) MVC
12 32 (22.07%) AngularJS
13 30 (20.69%) CMS
14 29 (20.00%) TDD
14 29 (20.00%) E-Commerce
14 29 (20.00%) Facebook
15 26 (17.93%) REST
15 26 (17.93%) Web Design
16 25 (17.24%) Workflow
17 24 (16.55%) Google
17 24 (16.55%) .NET
17 24 (16.55%) HTML5
17 24 (16.55%) Graphic Design
18 23 (15.86%) Internet
19 22 (15.17%) Photoshop
19 22 (15.17%) Internet Marketing
20 21 (14.48%) Symfony
20 21 (14.48%) KnockoutJS

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 30 (20.69%) CMS
2 17 (11.72%) WordPress
3 9 (6.21%) Umbraco
4 7 (4.83%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 6 (4.14%) Sitecore CMS
6 4 (2.76%) Drupal
7 3 (2.07%) Apache
7 3 (2.07%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.38%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.69%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.69%) IIS
Applications
1 22 (15.17%) Photoshop
2 9 (6.21%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (3.45%) MS Excel
4 4 (2.76%) Fireworks
4 4 (2.76%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 20 (13.79%) Magento
2 4 (2.76%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 13 (8.97%) Google Analytics
2 3 (2.07%) PaaS
3 2 (1.38%) SaaS
4 1 (0.69%) Apcera
4 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.69%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 23 (15.86%) Internet
2 2 (1.38%) VoIP
3 1 (0.69%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (39.31%) MySQL
2 11 (7.59%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.59%) SQLite
3 10 (6.90%) SQL Server 2014
4 8 (5.52%) NoSQL
5 6 (4.14%) MongoDB
6 5 (3.45%) Big Data
7 4 (2.76%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (2.76%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.38%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.38%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 2 (1.38%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (1.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 54 (37.24%) Git (software)
2 11 (7.59%) Eclipse
3 6 (4.14%) Grunt
3 6 (4.14%) gulp
3 6 (4.14%) Jenkins
4 5 (3.45%) Dreamweaver
5 2 (1.38%) Subversion
General
1 75 (51.72%) Marketing
2 19 (13.10%) Retail
3 16 (11.03%) Finance
4 13 (8.97%) Advertising
5 6 (4.14%) Multimedia
6 2 (1.38%) Games
6 2 (1.38%) Publishing
7 1 (0.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 90 (62.07%) Developer
2 53 (36.55%) JavaScript Developer
3 45 (31.03%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 42 (28.97%) MySQL Developer
5 40 (27.59%) HTML CSS Developer
5 40 (27.59%) HTML Developer
6 20 (13.79%) PHP Developer
7 15 (10.34%) .NET Developer
8 13 (8.97%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 12 (8.28%) Junior
9 12 (8.28%) Junior Developer
10 11 (7.59%) Android Developer
11 10 (6.90%) Angular Developer
11 10 (6.90%) Java Developer
11 10 (6.90%) Social Media Developer
12 9 (6.21%) Recruitment Resourcer
12 9 (6.21%) Resourcer
13 8 (5.52%) Web Developer
14 7 (4.83%) C# Developer
14 7 (4.83%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (47.59%) HTML
2 68 (46.90%) jQuery
3 57 (39.31%) CSS
4 32 (22.07%) AngularJS
5 26 (17.93%) REST
6 24 (16.55%) .NET
6 24 (16.55%) HTML5
7 21 (14.48%) KnockoutJS
7 21 (14.48%) Symfony
7 21 (14.48%) Web Services
7 21 (14.48%) XML
8 19 (13.10%) JSON
9 16 (11.03%) RESTful
10 12 (8.28%) Node.js
11 11 (7.59%) Ajax
11 11 (7.59%) Android SDK
11 11 (7.59%) ASP.NET
11 11 (7.59%) J2EE
11 11 (7.59%) J2ME
11 11 (7.59%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (16.55%) Graphic Design
2 20 (13.79%) User Experience
3 19 (13.10%) Mobile App
4 13 (8.97%) New Media
5 10 (6.90%) BBC
6 9 (6.21%) Data Centre
7 6 (4.14%) Photography
8 5 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (2.76%) iPad
9 4 (2.76%) Motion Graphics
10 3 (2.07%) Animation
10 3 (2.07%) Statistics
11 2 (1.38%) Algorithms
11 2 (1.38%) Blog
11 2 (1.38%) Digital Media
11 2 (1.38%) Hybrid Cloud
11 2 (1.38%) IVR
11 2 (1.38%) Management Information System
11 2 (1.38%) NHS
11 2 (1.38%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 37 (25.52%) Linux
2 11 (7.59%) Android
3 3 (2.07%) Windows
4 2 (1.38%) Unix
5 1 (0.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (35.86%) SEO
2 47 (32.41%) Open Source
3 46 (31.72%) Front End Development
4 36 (24.83%) MVC
5 29 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 29 (20.00%) TDD
6 26 (17.93%) Web Design
7 25 (17.24%) Workflow
8 22 (15.17%) Internet Marketing
9 21 (14.48%) OO
10 17 (11.72%) Analytics
11 16 (11.03%) CRM
11 16 (11.03%) Digital Marketing
12 15 (10.34%) Line Management
12 15 (10.34%) Pay per click
13 14 (9.66%) Content Management
14 12 (8.28%) Agile Software Development
15 11 (7.59%) Android Development
16 10 (6.90%) Web Development
17 9 (6.21%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 75 (51.72%) JavaScript
2 43 (29.66%) PHP
3 19 (13.10%) C#
4 16 (11.03%) Java
5 11 (7.59%) SQL
6 8 (5.52%) Ruby
7 4 (2.76%) ActionScript
7 4 (2.76%) ActionScript 3.0
8 3 (2.07%) Bash Shell
8 3 (2.07%) PowerShell
9 2 (1.38%) R
9 2 (1.38%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.69%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (4.83%) Degree
2 2 (1.38%) VCAP
2 2 (1.38%) VCDX
2 2 (1.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (1.38%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (1.38%) XenServer
2 1 (0.69%) Docker
Vendors
1 29 (20.00%) Facebook
2 24 (16.55%) Google
3 20 (13.79%) Adobe
4 17 (11.72%) Twitter
5 10 (6.90%) Apple
5 10 (6.90%) Sony
5 10 (6.90%) Yahoo!
6 6 (4.14%) Ektron
6 6 (4.14%) EPiServer
6 6 (4.14%) Sitecore
7 4 (2.76%) IBM
7 4 (2.76%) Macromedia
8 2 (1.38%) Citrix
8 2 (1.38%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.38%) VMware
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