The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in permanent job vacancies advertised in Belfast. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Social Media
County Antrim / Belfast
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 32 - 21
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 1 0 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Belfast 0.66% - 13.33%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.35% - 21.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 6
Median salary £45,000 - £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £34,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - -9.33%  

Social Media is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Belfast with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Belfast
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 74 52 85
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Belfast 49.01% 38.24% 62.96%
Number of salaries quoted 48 51 38
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.66% -11.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,350 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £50,000 £51,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Social Media
Job Vacancy Trend in Belfast

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Belfast citing Social Media as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Social Media in Belfast

Social Media
Salary Trend in Belfast

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Social Media in Belfast.

Salary trend for Social Media in Belfast

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, 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 Belfast region with a requirement for Social Media.

1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
1 1 (33.33%) Postgraduate
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) Law
1 1 (33.33%) Advertising
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (33.33%) Spring
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
1 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
1 1 (33.33%) Line Management
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) SDLC
1 1 (33.33%) Cyber Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Customer Requirements

Social Media
Co-occurring IT Skills in Belfast 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
General
1 1 (33.33%) Advertising
1 1 (33.33%) Law
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Chief Technology Officer
1 1 (33.33%) Delivery Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Progress Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Service Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Services Delivery Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Delivery Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Service Delivery Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) Spring
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
1 1 (33.33%) Cyber Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Line Management
1 1 (33.33%) Open Source
1 1 (33.33%) SDLC
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (33.33%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Postgraduate