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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Social Media
Manchester / Bolton
Rank 27 - 40
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 6 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton 4.58% - 1.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 15.38% - 3.64%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 1
Median salary £50,000 - £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -11.39% +5.33%  

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 Bolton with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Bolton
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 39 24 55
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Bolton 29.77% 33.33% 32.35%
Number of salaries quoted 38 21 54
Median salary £35,000 £27,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.27% -35.29%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £16,500 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,750 £45,400
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Social Media
Job Vacancy Trend in Bolton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bolton 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 Bolton

Social Media
Salary Trend in Bolton

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

Salary trend for Social Media in Bolton

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Bolton region with a requirement for Social Media.

1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 7 (100.00%) SMS
1 7 (100.00%) Kanban
1 7 (100.00%) iPad
1 7 (100.00%) MongoDB
1 7 (100.00%) RabbitMQ
1 7 (100.00%) Facebook
2 6 (85.71%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (85.71%) Redis
2 6 (85.71%) Mercurial
2 6 (85.71%) Web Development
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
3 5 (71.43%) Visual Studio
3 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET
3 5 (71.43%) CSS
3 5 (71.43%) .NET
3 5 (71.43%) HTML
3 5 (71.43%) MVC
3 5 (71.43%) TDD
3 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (71.43%) HTML5
3 5 (71.43%) jQuery
3 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET Web API
3 5 (71.43%) SOLID
3 5 (71.43%) AngularJS
3 5 (71.43%) SignalR
3 5 (71.43%) CSS3

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton 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 1 (14.29%) Elasticsearch
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) MongoDB
2 6 (85.71%) Redis
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Mercurial
2 5 (71.43%) Visual Studio
3 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 1 (14.29%) JIRA
3 1 (14.29%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (14.29%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) .NET Developer
1 5 (71.43%) .NET Web Developer
1 5 (71.43%) Angular Developer
1 5 (71.43%) C# .NET Developer
1 5 (71.43%) C# Developer
1 5 (71.43%) C# Web Developer
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
1 5 (71.43%) Senior .NET Developer
1 5 (71.43%) Senior .NET Web Developer
1 5 (71.43%) Senior C# .NET Developer
1 5 (71.43%) Senior C# Developer
1 5 (71.43%) Senior Developer
1 5 (71.43%) Senior Web Developer
1 5 (71.43%) Web Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Scrum Master
2 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Scrum Master
2 1 (14.29%) ScrumMaster Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) RabbitMQ
2 5 (71.43%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) AngularJS
2 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET
2 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (71.43%) ASP.NET Web API
2 5 (71.43%) CSS
2 5 (71.43%) CSS3
2 5 (71.43%) HTML
2 5 (71.43%) HTML5
2 5 (71.43%) jQuery
2 5 (71.43%) SignalR
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 7 (100.00%) Kanban
2 6 (85.71%) Continuous Improvement
2 6 (85.71%) Web Development
3 5 (71.43%) MVC
3 5 (71.43%) OOP
3 5 (71.43%) SOLID
3 5 (71.43%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) DevOps
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (85.71%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Facebook
2 1 (14.29%) New Relic