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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Social Media
Rank 191 148 184
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +36
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 24 59 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.44% 1.19% 0.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.62% 3.69% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 21 48 14
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £30,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £19,000 £19,800 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £75,000 £41,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,750 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.14% -2.77%
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
1484 1598 1426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.25% 32.21% 29.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1261 1312 1246
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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
(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 -18 10 £37,500 -50.00% 10
Warwickshire -9 4 £40,000 +77.77% 1
Walsall - 4 £19,000 -
Coventry -10 3 £18,000 -16.27%
Staffordshire -5 1 £72,500 +222.22%
Solihull -9 1 £34,000 -2.85%
Stourbridge - 1 £35,000 -
Social Media
England

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 32 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (39.74%) TDD
2 31 (39.74%) MVC
2 31 (39.74%) Git (software)
3 30 (38.46%) HTML
3 30 (38.46%) Marketing
4 28 (35.90%) CSS
4 28 (35.90%) Facebook
5 23 (29.49%) Scrum
6 22 (28.21%) Google
7 21 (26.92%) Twitter
7 21 (26.92%) HTML5
7 21 (26.92%) CSS3
8 16 (20.51%) Web Services
8 16 (20.51%) OO
8 16 (20.51%) BDD
9 15 (19.23%) MVVM
9 15 (19.23%) SEO
9 15 (19.23%) WebGL
10 13 (16.67%) RESTful
10 13 (16.67%) Analytics
11 12 (15.38%) JavaScript
11 12 (15.38%) PHP
12 11 (14.10%) CMS
12 11 (14.10%) MySQL
12 11 (14.10%) E-Commerce
13 10 (12.82%) SQL Server
13 10 (12.82%) Content Management
13 10 (12.82%) WordPress
13 10 (12.82%) Symfony

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (14.10%) CMS
2 10 (12.82%) WordPress
3 8 (10.26%) Node.js
4 3 (3.85%) Apache
5 1 (1.28%) FileNet
Applications
1 7 (8.97%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.69%) MS Office
3 4 (5.13%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (3.85%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (3.85%) Photoshop
4 3 (3.85%) MS Project
5 1 (1.28%) InDesign
5 1 (1.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 8 (10.26%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.56%) Internet
2 1 (1.28%) IP Telephony
2 1 (1.28%) LAN
2 1 (1.28%) WAN
2 1 (1.28%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (14.10%) MySQL
2 10 (12.82%) SQL Server
3 8 (10.26%) NoSQL
4 4 (5.13%) Big Data
5 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.28%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 31 (39.74%) Git (software)
2 9 (11.54%) Xcode
3 8 (10.26%) Subversion
3 8 (10.26%) PHPUnit
3 8 (10.26%) Behat
3 8 (10.26%) Jenkins
4 6 (7.69%) Eclipse
5 5 (6.41%) JIRA
6 3 (3.85%) Hudson
General
1 30 (38.46%) Marketing
2 6 (7.69%) Publishing
3 5 (6.41%) Finance
4 4 (5.13%) Front Office
4 4 (5.13%) Advertising
5 3 (3.85%) Games
5 3 (3.85%) Retail
6 2 (2.56%) Law
6 2 (2.56%) Legal
7 1 (1.28%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.28%) Multimedia
7 1 (1.28%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.28%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 32 (41.03%) Developer
2 9 (11.54%) iOS Developer
3 8 (10.26%) .NET Developer
4 7 (8.97%) Consultant
4 7 (8.97%) Android Developer
5 6 (7.69%) Content Manager
5 6 (7.69%) Account Manager
6 5 (6.41%) PHP Developer
7 4 (5.13%) Web Editor
7 4 (5.13%) Technical Consultant
7 4 (5.13%) Technical Architect
7 4 (5.13%) Management Consultant
7 4 (5.13%) Architect
7 4 (5.13%) Digital Architect
8 3 (3.85%) Online Content Manager
8 3 (3.85%) Project Manager
8 3 (3.85%) Software Engineer
8 3 (3.85%) Senior Software Engineer
8 3 (3.85%) Digital Project Manager
9 2 (2.56%) Head of IT
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (38.46%) HTML
2 28 (35.90%) CSS
3 21 (26.92%) HTML5
3 21 (26.92%) CSS3
4 16 (20.51%) Web Services
5 15 (19.23%) WebGL
6 13 (16.67%) RESTful
7 10 (12.82%) Symfony
8 9 (11.54%) jQuery
8 9 (11.54%) .NET
9 8 (10.26%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (10.26%) ASP.NET
9 8 (10.26%) WCF
9 8 (10.26%) ASP.NET Web API
9 8 (10.26%) Yii
10 3 (3.85%) LAMP
11 2 (2.56%) XHTML
12 1 (1.28%) J2SE
12 1 (1.28%) Flash
12 1 (1.28%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.26%) BBC
1 8 (10.26%) Open Source
2 7 (8.97%) Copywriting
3 6 (7.69%) User Experience
4 5 (6.41%) Blog
5 4 (5.13%) Digital Media
6 3 (3.85%) Mobile App
6 3 (3.85%) Social Network
6 3 (3.85%) Wiki
7 2 (2.56%) Graphic Design
7 2 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.28%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.28%) Animation
8 1 (1.28%) iPhone
8 1 (1.28%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 10 (12.82%) Apple iOS
2 8 (10.26%) Android
3 4 (5.13%) Linux
4 2 (2.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (39.74%) TDD
2 31 (39.74%) MVC
3 23 (29.49%) Scrum
4 16 (20.51%) OO
4 16 (20.51%) BDD
5 15 (19.23%) MVVM
5 15 (19.23%) SEO
6 13 (16.67%) Analytics
7 11 (14.10%) E-Commerce
8 10 (12.82%) Content Management
9 9 (11.54%) Digital Marketing
9 9 (11.54%) iOS Development
10 8 (10.26%) OO PHP
10 8 (10.26%) Web Application Development
10 8 (10.26%) Software Engineering
11 7 (8.97%) Business Development
11 7 (8.97%) Android Development
12 6 (7.69%) Mentoring
12 6 (7.69%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 12 (15.38%) JavaScript
1 12 (15.38%) PHP
2 9 (11.54%) C#
2 9 (11.54%) Objective-C
3 8 (10.26%) Ruby
4 7 (8.97%) Java
5 1 (1.28%) C
5 1 (1.28%) C++
5 1 (1.28%) VB
5 1 (1.28%) VBA
5 1 (1.28%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 7 (8.97%) Degree
2 1 (1.28%) CISSP
2 1 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.28%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 28 (35.90%) Facebook
2 22 (28.21%) Google
3 21 (26.92%) Twitter
4 8 (10.26%) Zend
4 8 (10.26%) Apple
4 8 (10.26%) Sony
4 8 (10.26%) Yahoo!
5 7 (8.97%) Microsoft
6 3 (3.85%) Adobe
7 1 (1.28%) Avaya
7 1 (1.28%) IBM
7 1 (1.28%) Kofax
7 1 (1.28%) VMware
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