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 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Social Media
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 107 74 109
Rank change year-on-year -33 +35  
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 12 11 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.83% 1.16% 0.83%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.92% 3.51% 2.05%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 5
Median salary £18,000 £32,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -44.61% -25.28%  
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +4.61% -13.33%  

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 Cheshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 626 313 683
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 43.17% 32.98% 40.32%
Number of salaries quoted 558 375 851
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,000 £26,041
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £61,250 £54,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Social Media
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

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
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Social Media in Cheshire over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram 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 June 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 -34 8 - - 2
Wilmslow - 3 £18,000 -
Crewe - 1 £34,000 -
Social Media
North West

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

1 12 (60.00%) Finance
2 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (50.00%) TDD
3 10 (50.00%) Content Management
4 9 (45.00%) Degree
5 8 (40.00%) SDLC
6 7 (35.00%) Git (software)
6 7 (35.00%) Test Automation
6 7 (35.00%) Java
6 7 (35.00%) Cognizant
7 6 (30.00%) Marketing
8 5 (25.00%) HTML
8 5 (25.00%) Banking
8 5 (25.00%) OO
9 4 (20.00%) SOAP
9 4 (20.00%) Web Services
9 4 (20.00%) XML
9 4 (20.00%) Windows
9 4 (20.00%) Linux
9 4 (20.00%) OOP
9 4 (20.00%) Advertising
9 4 (20.00%) Hibernate
9 4 (20.00%) Subversion
9 4 (20.00%) Spring
9 4 (20.00%) Java EE
9 4 (20.00%) JSON
9 4 (20.00%) Unit Testing
9 4 (20.00%) iPhone
9 4 (20.00%) Mac OS
9 4 (20.00%) User Experience

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 1 (5.00%) CMS
1 1 (5.00%) Sitefinity
1 1 (5.00%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (35.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (20.00%) SonarQube
2 4 (20.00%) Subversion
3 3 (15.00%) Bitbucket
3 3 (15.00%) Jenkins
3 3 (15.00%) Xcode
General
1 12 (60.00%) Finance
2 6 (30.00%) Marketing
3 5 (25.00%) Banking
4 4 (20.00%) Advertising
5 3 (15.00%) Publishing
6 2 (10.00%) Corporate Banking
6 2 (10.00%) Financial Institution
6 2 (10.00%) Law
6 2 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Developer
2 7 (35.00%) Consultant
2 7 (35.00%) Java Developer
3 6 (30.00%) Senior Developer
3 6 (30.00%) Senior Java Developer
4 4 (20.00%) Recruitment Consultant
4 4 (20.00%) Sales Consultant
5 3 (15.00%) Agile Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Agile Java Developer
5 3 (15.00%) iOS Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Java Consultant
6 2 (10.00%) Senior Agile Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Senior Agile Java Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Senior Consultant
6 2 (10.00%) Senior Java Consultant
7 1 (5.00%) Digital Executive
7 1 (5.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 1 (5.00%) Marketing Executive
7 1 (5.00%) Software Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Trainee
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (25.00%) HTML
2 4 (20.00%) Hibernate
2 4 (20.00%) Java EE
2 4 (20.00%) JSON
2 4 (20.00%) SOAP
2 4 (20.00%) Spring
2 4 (20.00%) Web Services
2 4 (20.00%) XML
3 1 (5.00%) .NET
3 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (5.00%) CSS
3 1 (5.00%) CSS3
3 1 (5.00%) HTML5
3 1 (5.00%) REST
3 1 (5.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) iPhone
1 4 (20.00%) User Experience
2 2 (10.00%) Contactless
2 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (20.00%) Linux
1 4 (20.00%) Mac OS
1 4 (20.00%) Windows
2 3 (15.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (50.00%) Content Management
2 10 (50.00%) TDD
3 8 (40.00%) SDLC
4 7 (35.00%) Test Automation
5 5 (25.00%) OO
6 4 (20.00%) Microservices
6 4 (20.00%) OOP
6 4 (20.00%) Unit Testing
7 3 (15.00%) BDD
7 3 (15.00%) iOS Development
7 3 (15.00%) Scrum
7 3 (15.00%) Software Engineering
8 2 (10.00%) Coaching
8 2 (10.00%) Data Centre Operations
8 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (10.00%) Information Security
8 2 (10.00%) Release Management
9 1 (5.00%) Analytics
9 1 (5.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) Java
2 3 (15.00%) Apple Swift
2 3 (15.00%) Objective-C
3 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.00%) C
4 1 (5.00%) C#
4 1 (5.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) Degree
2 3 (15.00%) Master's Degree
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) Cognizant
2 1 (5.00%) Google
Chester, Cheshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £24000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified Competitve
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
ECOM
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bonus scheme
Posted: 19 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
Barclays
Posted: 7 days ago