The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Social Media
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 82 102
Rank change year-on-year -6 +20  
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 8 20 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.74% 1.51% 1.31%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.25% 4.18% 3.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3 15 9
Median salary £19,000 £25,000 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -24.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £15,800 £22,200 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £23,800 £30,000 £29,400
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -12.50% +6.66%  

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 Cheshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 356 478 608
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 33.05% 36.18% 34.57%
Number of salaries quoted 239 391 478
Median salary £38,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £23,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Social Media
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire 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 Cheshire

Social Media
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Social Media in Cheshire

Social Media
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Social Media within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford +1 4 - - 3
Chester - 2 £15,000 - 1
Warrington +9 1 £25,000 +25.00%
Wilmslow -7 1 £19,000 -15.55% 3
Social Media
North West

For the 6 months to 28 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Social Media.

1 7 (43.75%) Finance
1 7 (43.75%) Degree
1 7 (43.75%) Marketing
2 6 (37.50%) HTML
2 6 (37.50%) SDLC
3 5 (31.25%) CRM
4 4 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (25.00%) CSS
4 4 (25.00%) Cognizant
4 4 (25.00%) Web Design
4 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (25.00%) TDD
4 4 (25.00%) Content Management
4 4 (25.00%) Google
4 4 (25.00%) Front End Development
4 4 (25.00%) Lead Generation
4 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
4 4 (25.00%) HTML5
4 4 (25.00%) CSS3
5 3 (18.75%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (18.75%) Office 365
5 3 (18.75%) Presales
5 3 (18.75%) Business Continuity
5 3 (18.75%) Statistics
5 3 (18.75%) jQuery
5 3 (18.75%) Internet
5 3 (18.75%) Symantec
5 3 (18.75%) XHTML
5 3 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery

Social Media
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 2 (12.50%) WordPress
2 1 (6.25%) CMS
2 1 (6.25%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (6.25%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (18.75%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (18.75%) Office 365
2 1 (6.25%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) ADSL
1 3 (18.75%) Internet
1 3 (18.75%) Wireless
2 1 (6.25%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (12.50%) Bitbucket
2 2 (12.50%) Jenkins
2 2 (12.50%) SonarQube
2 2 (12.50%) Subversion
2 2 (12.50%) Xcode
General
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
1 7 (43.75%) Marketing
2 2 (12.50%) Advertising
2 2 (12.50%) Banking
2 2 (12.50%) Publishing
3 1 (6.25%) Military
3 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (18.75%) IT Sales Executive
3 3 (18.75%) New Business Sales Executive
3 3 (18.75%) Sales Executive
4 2 (12.50%) Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) iOS Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Recruitment Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Sales Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Digital Executive
5 1 (6.25%) Digital Marketing Executive
5 1 (6.25%) Marketing Communications Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Marketing Executive
5 1 (6.25%) Marketing Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Trainee
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (37.50%) HTML
2 4 (25.00%) CSS
2 4 (25.00%) CSS3
2 4 (25.00%) HTML5
3 3 (18.75%) jQuery
3 3 (18.75%) XHTML
4 2 (12.50%) Hibernate
4 2 (12.50%) Java EE
4 2 (12.50%) JSON
4 2 (12.50%) SOAP
4 2 (12.50%) Spring
4 2 (12.50%) Web Services
4 2 (12.50%) XML
5 1 (6.25%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) iPhone
2 1 (6.25%) Blog
2 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Apple iOS
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
1 2 (12.50%) Mac OS
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) SDLC
2 5 (31.25%) CRM
3 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (25.00%) Content Management
3 4 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 4 (25.00%) Front End Development
3 4 (25.00%) Lead Generation
3 4 (25.00%) TDD
3 4 (25.00%) Web Design
4 3 (18.75%) Business Continuity
4 3 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (18.75%) Presales
4 3 (18.75%) Statistics
5 2 (12.50%) Automated Testing
5 2 (12.50%) iOS Development
5 2 (12.50%) Microservices
5 2 (12.50%) OO
5 2 (12.50%) OOP
5 2 (12.50%) Scrum
5 2 (12.50%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (12.50%) Apple Swift
2 2 (12.50%) Java
2 2 (12.50%) Objective-C
3 1 (6.25%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) Degree
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Cognizant
1 4 (25.00%) Google
2 3 (18.75%) Symantec
3 1 (6.25%) Adobe
3 1 (6.25%) Facebook
3 1 (6.25%) Hootsuite
3 1 (6.25%) Twitter
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + OTE 40k
Posted: 10 hours ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Venturi
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + 40% comission
Posted: 4 hours ago
Chester, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + OTE 40k
Posted: 4 days ago
Knutsford
ECOM
Salary: £26000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Market Standards
Posted: 14 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Market Standards
Posted: 14 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago