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 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Social Media
Rank 160 192 154
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -38
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 70 23 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.23% 0.45% 1.00%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.59% 1.39% 2.93%
Number of salaries quoted 43 18 37
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £19,000 £19,600
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £37,500 £92,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
1951 1654 1470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 34.27% 32.69% 34.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1523 1419 1190
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 11 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Social Media within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 11 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Birmingham +8 26 £37,500 - 6
Warwickshire - 24 £65,000 - 4
Staffordshire - 8 £35,000 - 1
Coventry -4 4 £52,500 - 2
Walsall -13 1 - - 1
Wednesbury - 1 £25,000 -
Solihull - 1 £33,000 -
Social Media
England

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 48 (42.86%) Marketing
2 43 (38.39%) Facebook
3 39 (34.82%) Google
4 35 (31.25%) SQL Server
5 34 (30.36%) Apple
6 33 (29.46%) Sony
6 33 (29.46%) BBC
6 33 (29.46%) Yahoo!
6 33 (29.46%) Analytics
6 33 (29.46%) SQL Server 2014
7 31 (27.68%) Agile Software Development
8 29 (25.89%) Algorithms
9 28 (25.00%) Data Analysis
10 27 (24.11%) Data Management
10 27 (24.11%) Use Case
10 27 (24.11%) Management Information System
10 27 (24.11%) Apache Spark
10 27 (24.11%) Big Data
10 27 (24.11%) Statistical Modelling
10 27 (24.11%) Digital Media
10 27 (24.11%) Yield Management
10 27 (24.11%) Customer Engagement
10 27 (24.11%) Hadoop
10 27 (24.11%) Predictive Modelling
10 27 (24.11%) Apache Cassandra
10 27 (24.11%) R
11 25 (22.32%) C#
11 25 (22.32%) .NET
12 24 (21.43%) ASP.NET
12 24 (21.43%) MVC

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

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 27 (24.11%) Apache Spark
2 23 (20.54%) Node.js
3 3 (2.68%) CMS
4 2 (1.79%) SAS
4 2 (1.79%) WordPress
5 1 (0.89%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.89%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 8 (7.14%) Photoshop
2 5 (4.46%) Adobe Illustrator
2 5 (4.46%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (2.68%) Adobe After Effects
3 3 (2.68%) MS Office
4 2 (1.79%) MS Excel
4 2 (1.79%) SPSS
5 1 (0.89%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.89%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 3 (2.68%) Primavera
2 1 (0.89%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.46%) Google Analytics
1 5 (4.46%) SaaS
2 2 (1.79%) AdWords
2 2 (1.79%) IaaS
2 2 (1.79%) PaaS
3 1 (0.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.36%) Intranet
2 4 (3.57%) WebEx
3 1 (0.89%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 33 (29.46%) SQL Server 2014
3 27 (24.11%) Apache Cassandra
3 27 (24.11%) Big Data
3 27 (24.11%) Hadoop
4 23 (20.54%) NoSQL
5 11 (9.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (9.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (8.93%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (8.93%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 10 (8.93%) SQL Server 2012
6 10 (8.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.79%) MySQL
7 2 (1.79%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 24 (21.43%) Git (software)
General
1 48 (42.86%) Marketing
2 8 (7.14%) Finance
3 6 (5.36%) Games
4 5 (4.46%) Retail
5 4 (3.57%) Advertising
6 1 (0.89%) Legal
Job Titles
1 38 (33.93%) Developer
2 33 (29.46%) Social Media Developer
3 27 (24.11%) Data Scientist
3 27 (24.11%) Senior Data Scientist
4 24 (21.43%) .NET Developer
5 10 (8.93%) SQL Developer
5 10 (8.93%) SQL Server Developer
6 6 (5.36%) Analyst
6 6 (5.36%) Designer
7 5 (4.46%) Junior
7 5 (4.46%) Recruitment Resourcer
7 5 (4.46%) Resourcer
8 4 (3.57%) Account Manager
8 4 (3.57%) Business Analyst
8 4 (3.57%) Consultant
8 4 (3.57%) Digital Designer
8 4 (3.57%) Junior Analyst
8 4 (3.57%) Junior Business Analyst
8 4 (3.57%) Software Analyst
8 4 (3.57%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (22.32%) .NET
2 24 (21.43%) ASP.NET
2 24 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
3 23 (20.54%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 23 (20.54%) ASP.NET Web API
3 23 (20.54%) RESTful
3 23 (20.54%) WCF
4 10 (8.93%) HTML
5 4 (3.57%) CSS
6 3 (2.68%) Middleware
7 2 (1.79%) Flash
7 2 (1.79%) jQuery
8 1 (0.89%) HTML5
8 1 (0.89%) Sass
8 1 (0.89%) Silverlight
8 1 (0.89%) WinForms
8 1 (0.89%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 33 (29.46%) BBC
2 29 (25.89%) Algorithms
3 27 (24.11%) Digital Media
3 27 (24.11%) Management Information System
4 8 (7.14%) Computer Science
5 7 (6.25%) User Experience
6 5 (4.46%) Data Centre
6 5 (4.46%) Driving Licence
6 5 (4.46%) New Media
7 3 (2.68%) Animation
7 3 (2.68%) Motion Graphics
7 3 (2.68%) Social Network
7 3 (2.68%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.89%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.89%) Copywriting
8 1 (0.89%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.89%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.89%) Photography
8 1 (0.89%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.79%) Android
1 2 (1.79%) Apple iOS
2 1 (0.89%) Windows
2 1 (0.89%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (29.46%) Analytics
2 31 (27.68%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (25.00%) Data Analysis
4 27 (24.11%) Customer Engagement
4 27 (24.11%) Data Management
4 27 (24.11%) Predictive Modelling
4 27 (24.11%) Statistical Modelling
4 27 (24.11%) Use Case
4 27 (24.11%) Yield Management
5 24 (21.43%) MVC
5 24 (21.43%) TDD
6 23 (20.54%) BDD
6 23 (20.54%) OO
6 23 (20.54%) Web Application Development
7 12 (10.71%) Business Intelligence
7 12 (10.71%) SEO
8 11 (9.82%) Digital Marketing
9 8 (7.14%) CRM
10 7 (6.25%) Pay per click
11 6 (5.36%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 27 (24.11%) R
2 25 (22.32%) C#
3 23 (20.54%) Ruby
4 13 (11.61%) SQL
5 10 (8.93%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.79%) PHP
6 2 (1.79%) VBA
7 1 (0.89%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.89%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 22 (19.64%) Degree
2 4 (3.57%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.89%) QA
Vendors
1 43 (38.39%) Facebook
2 39 (34.82%) Google
3 34 (30.36%) Apple
4 33 (29.46%) Sony
4 33 (29.46%) Yahoo!
5 12 (10.71%) Twitter
6 10 (8.93%) Adobe
7 4 (3.57%) Microsoft
8 3 (2.68%) Oracle
8 3 (2.68%) Planview
9 2 (1.79%) SAP
10 1 (0.89%) NEC
10 1 (0.89%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.89%) Sitecore
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Cognizant
Posted: 5 hours ago
Birmingham
Inspired Gaming Group
Posted: 17 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Warwickshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £30000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
First Utility
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwick
First Utility
Salary: £45,000 - £65,000 + 10% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands
First Utility
Salary: £55,000 - £75,000 + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
West Midlands
Canal & River Trust
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham, Staffordshire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + OTE £35k
Posted: 13 days ago
Sutton Coldfield
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Birmingham
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits!
Posted: 20 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
First Utility
Salary: + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 24 days ago