The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in permanent job vacancies advertised in Chester. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Social Media
Cheshire / Chester
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 26 - 23
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 2 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Chester 1.46% - 3.53%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.52% - 11.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 4
Median salary £15,000 - £23,500
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 Chester with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Chester
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 21 44 51
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Chester 15.33% 27.67% 30.00%
Number of salaries quoted 12 39 38
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +15.38%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £28,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £52,500 £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 Chester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Chester 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 Chester

Social Media
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Salary trend for Social Media in Chester

Social Media
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 27 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 Chester region with a requirement for Social Media.

1 4 (66.67%) HTML
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
1 4 (66.67%) CSS
1 4 (66.67%) E-Commerce
1 4 (66.67%) Web Design
1 4 (66.67%) CSS3
1 4 (66.67%) SDLC
1 4 (66.67%) Front End Development
1 4 (66.67%) HTML5
2 3 (50.00%) jQuery
2 3 (50.00%) XHTML
2 3 (50.00%) MySQL
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 1 (16.67%) Copywriting
4 1 (16.67%) Blog
4 1 (16.67%) WordPress
4 1 (16.67%) Marketing Strategy
4 1 (16.67%) Facebook
4 1 (16.67%) Twitter
4 1 (16.67%) REST
4 1 (16.67%) C
4 1 (16.67%) Hootsuite
4 1 (16.67%) B2B Marketing
4 1 (16.67%) Lead Generation
4 1 (16.67%) Photoshop
4 1 (16.67%) CRM
4 1 (16.67%) B2B
4 1 (16.67%) Adobe
4 1 (16.67%) Marketing
4 1 (16.67%) Telecoms

Social Media
Co-occurring IT Skills in Chester 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 (16.67%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (16.67%) Photoshop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
1 1 (16.67%) Military
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
1 4 (66.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing Communications Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Trainee
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (66.67%) CSS
1 4 (66.67%) CSS3
1 4 (66.67%) HTML
1 4 (66.67%) HTML5
2 3 (50.00%) jQuery
2 3 (50.00%) XHTML
3 1 (16.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Blog
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) E-Commerce
1 4 (66.67%) Front End Development
1 4 (66.67%) SDLC
1 4 (66.67%) Web Design
2 1 (16.67%) B2B
2 1 (16.67%) B2B Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Copywriting
2 1 (16.67%) CRM
2 1 (16.67%) Lead Generation
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing Strategy
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Adobe
1 1 (16.67%) Facebook
1 1 (16.67%) Hootsuite
1 1 (16.67%) Twitter
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