Period
to 18 December 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Social Media over the 6 months to 18 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Social Media
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 310 244 269
Rank change year-on-year -66 +25 -39
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 34 76 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.32% 0.73% 0.69%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.70% 1.59% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 33 68 67
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.58% -5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £23,000 £22,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £84,250 £75,000 £83,000
Central London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +10.00% +8.11%

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 the City of London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 4,860 4,774 5,162
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 45.71% 45.72% 45.97%
Number of salaries quoted 4,348 4,279 4,707
City of London median annual salary £66,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +4.35% -
10th Percentile £40,750 £36,250 £33,750
90th Percentile £96,250 £97,500 £92,500
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% -

Social Media
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Social Media as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Social Media in the City of London

Social Media
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Social Media in the City of London

Social Media
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Social Media in the City of London over the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Social Media in the City of London

Social Media
Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Social Media within the City of London region over the 6 months to 18 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Moorgate - 2 £20,750 -
Social Media
Central London

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, IT jobs citing Social Media also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Social Media.

1 13 (38.24%) Marketing
2 11 (32.35%) Machine Learning
2 11 (32.35%) Retail
3 9 (26.47%) JavaScript
4 8 (23.53%) Degree
5 7 (20.59%) HTML
5 7 (20.59%) SQL
5 7 (20.59%) .NET
6 6 (17.65%) CSS
6 6 (17.65%) B2B
6 6 (17.65%) B2C
6 6 (17.65%) C#
6 6 (17.65%) CMS
6 6 (17.65%) Facebook
7 5 (14.71%) Kentico
7 5 (14.71%) WebGL
7 5 (14.71%) Erlang
7 5 (14.71%) Facilities Management
7 5 (14.71%) Software Engineering
7 5 (14.71%) OpenGL
7 5 (14.71%) Windows
7 5 (14.71%) DevOps
7 5 (14.71%) Elixir
7 5 (14.71%) Computer Vision
7 5 (14.71%) Data Science
7 5 (14.71%) WebVR
8 4 (11.76%) Octopus Deploy
8 4 (11.76%) Ansible
8 4 (11.76%) User Experience
8 4 (11.76%) Terraform

Social Media
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 6 (17.65%) CMS
2 5 (14.71%) Kentico
3 1 (2.94%) Apache Spark
3 1 (2.94%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.94%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (5.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (2.94%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (2.94%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (2.94%) InDesign
3 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (2.94%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.88%) Office 365
3 1 (2.94%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.94%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) Intranet
1 1 (2.94%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.76%) Big Data
2 1 (2.94%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.94%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 4 (11.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 4 (11.76%) Jenkins
1 4 (11.76%) Octopus Deploy
1 4 (11.76%) TeamCity
2 2 (5.88%) Axure RP
2 2 (5.88%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (2.94%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (2.94%) Firebug
3 1 (2.94%) JUnit
3 1 (2.94%) Selenium
3 1 (2.94%) TestNG
General
1 13 (38.24%) Marketing
2 11 (32.35%) Retail
3 4 (11.76%) Law
4 3 (8.82%) Advertising
4 3 (8.82%) Finance
5 2 (5.88%) Games
5 2 (5.88%) Legal
5 2 (5.88%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.94%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (38.24%) Developer
2 4 (11.76%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) Designer
3 3 (8.82%) Senior Developer
4 2 (5.88%) Lead Developer
4 2 (5.88%) Marketing Assistant
4 2 (5.88%) Python Developer
4 2 (5.88%) Software Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) UX Designer
5 1 (2.94%) Account Manager
5 1 (2.94%) Automation Tester
5 1 (2.94%) Data Scientist
5 1 (2.94%) Graphic Designer
5 1 (2.94%) Infrastructure Technician
5 1 (2.94%) iOS Developer
5 1 (2.94%) PPC Executive
5 1 (2.94%) Sales Manager
5 1 (2.94%) SEO Executive
5 1 (2.94%) Social Media Executive
5 1 (2.94%) User Experience Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (20.59%) .NET
1 7 (20.59%) HTML
2 6 (17.65%) CSS
3 5 (14.71%) OpenGL
3 5 (14.71%) WebGL
3 5 (14.71%) WebVR
4 3 (8.82%) Flask
5 2 (5.88%) AngularJS
5 2 (5.88%) Django
5 2 (5.88%) HTML5
5 2 (5.88%) Web Services
6 1 (2.94%) CGI
6 1 (2.94%) CSS3
6 1 (2.94%) jQuery
6 1 (2.94%) JSON
6 1 (2.94%) Natural Language Processing
6 1 (2.94%) REST
6 1 (2.94%) SOAP
6 1 (2.94%) SpaCy
6 1 (2.94%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) User Experience
2 3 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.82%) Blog
3 2 (5.88%) Algorithms
3 2 (5.88%) Fintech
3 2 (5.88%) Marketing Technology
4 1 (2.94%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.94%) Photography
4 1 (2.94%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.94%) Smart Meter
4 1 (2.94%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.71%) Windows
2 2 (5.88%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.94%) Android
3 1 (2.94%) Linux
3 1 (2.94%) Unix
3 1 (2.94%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) Machine Learning
2 6 (17.65%) B2B
2 6 (17.65%) B2C
3 5 (14.71%) Computer Vision
3 5 (14.71%) Data Science
3 5 (14.71%) DevOps
3 5 (14.71%) Facilities Management
3 5 (14.71%) Software Engineering
4 4 (11.76%) Computer Science
4 4 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (11.76%) Migration
5 3 (8.82%) CRM
5 3 (8.82%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (8.82%) E-Commerce
5 3 (8.82%) Open Source
5 3 (8.82%) Test Automation
5 3 (8.82%) Visualisation
6 2 (5.88%) Analytics
6 2 (5.88%) Design Thinking
6 2 (5.88%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 9 (26.47%) JavaScript
2 7 (20.59%) SQL
3 6 (17.65%) C#
4 5 (14.71%) Elixir
4 5 (14.71%) Erlang
5 4 (11.76%) Java
5 4 (11.76%) Python
6 3 (8.82%) PHP
7 1 (2.94%) Apple Swift
7 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.94%) R
Qualifications
1 8 (23.53%) Degree
2 3 (8.82%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.94%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) QA
1 1 (2.94%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (11.76%) Ansible
1 4 (11.76%) Puppet
1 4 (11.76%) Terraform
2 1 (2.94%) logstash
Vendors
1 6 (17.65%) Facebook
2 4 (11.76%) Twitter
3 3 (8.82%) Adobe
3 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.94%) Google