Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Social Media
Manchester > Bolton
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 42 44
Rank change year-on-year -2 +2 +2
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 4 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton 2.09% 1.71% 0.97%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.76% 4.46% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 2
Bolton median annual salary £25,000 £50,000 £30,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -50.00% +62.60% -31.67%
Manchester median annual salary £35,000 £37,500 £25,500
% change year-on-year -6.67% +47.06% -28.67%

Social Media is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following 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.

All Generic IT Skills
Bolton
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 41 112 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bolton 21.47% 38.36% 41.55%
Number of salaries quoted 36 97 81
Bolton median annual salary £35,000 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -22.22% +20.00% -6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,000 £20,100
90th Percentile £50,000 £52,500 £48,750
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%

Social Media
Job Vacancy Trend in Bolton

Job postings citing Social Media as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bolton.

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 4 (100.00%) Marketing
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
1 4 (100.00%) Marketing Strategy
1 4 (100.00%) Analytics
2 3 (75.00%) Google
3 2 (50.00%) Twitter

Social Media
Co-occurring 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:

General
1 4 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Digital Executive
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Analytics
1 4 (100.00%) Marketing Strategy
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Google
2 2 (50.00%) Twitter