Period
to 26 April 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 26 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Social Media
Central London > City of London
6 months to
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 291 254 266
Rank change year-on-year -37 +12 -65
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 47 84 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.44% 0.82% 0.89%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.89% 1.66% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 44 74 98
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £23,450 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,125 £76,250 £85,000
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +41.18% -15.00% +9.29%

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 5,289 5,067 6,772
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 48.99% 49.49% 49.23%
Number of salaries quoted 4,676 4,630 5,963
City of London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,750 £35,000
90th Percentile £96,250 £95,000 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £59,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +0.84% +3.48% +4.55%

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 26 April 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 26 April 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 - 1 £40,000 -
London Bridge - 1 £55,000 -
Social Media
Central London

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 17 (36.17%) Marketing
2 11 (23.40%) Python
3 10 (21.28%) HTML
3 10 (21.28%) Java
3 10 (21.28%) JavaScript
3 10 (21.28%) Degree
3 10 (21.28%) TDD
4 9 (19.15%) SEO
4 9 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (19.15%) Analytics
5 8 (17.02%) Machine Learning
5 8 (17.02%) Digital Marketing
5 8 (17.02%) SQL
5 8 (17.02%) CSS
6 7 (14.89%) Microsoft
6 7 (14.89%) Test Automation
6 7 (14.89%) BDD
6 7 (14.89%) React
7 6 (12.77%) Node.js
7 6 (12.77%) Test Strategy
7 6 (12.77%) Selenium
7 6 (12.77%) E-Commerce
7 6 (12.77%) Advertising
7 6 (12.77%) Publishing
7 6 (12.77%) Finance
7 6 (12.77%) Ruby
7 6 (12.77%) Web Development
7 6 (12.77%) QA
8 5 (10.64%) Capita
8 5 (10.64%) Scrum

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 4 (8.51%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (6.38%) CMS
2 3 (6.38%) WebSphere
3 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.26%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (4.26%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.13%) Apache
4 1 (2.13%) Apache Spark
4 1 (2.13%) nginx
4 1 (2.13%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (6.38%) Spreadsheet
2 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (2.13%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (2.13%) Adobe Premiere
3 1 (2.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (2.13%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Adobe Campaign
1 1 (2.13%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (2.13%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.51%) AdWords
1 4 (8.51%) Google Analytics
2 2 (4.26%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (4.26%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.13%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (2.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
3 1 (2.13%) Amazon ElastiCache
3 1 (2.13%) Amazon Kinesis
3 1 (2.13%) Amazon SQS
3 1 (2.13%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (2.13%) AWS Lambda
3 1 (2.13%) BlazeMeter
3 1 (2.13%) Datadog
3 1 (2.13%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (2.13%) Google Tag Manager
3 1 (2.13%) MailChimp
3 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.13%) Serverless
3 1 (2.13%) Silverpop
3 1 (2.13%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.51%) Internet
2 2 (4.26%) SMS
3 1 (2.13%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (2.13%) DHCP
3 1 (2.13%) DNS
3 1 (2.13%) Intranet
3 1 (2.13%) SSL
3 1 (2.13%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.38%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (6.38%) RDBMS
1 3 (6.38%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.13%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 1 (2.13%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (2.13%) Data Mining
2 1 (2.13%) Hazelcast
2 1 (2.13%) NoSQL
2 1 (2.13%) Redis
Development Applications
1 6 (12.77%) Selenium
2 5 (10.64%) Cucumber
2 5 (10.64%) JUnit
2 5 (10.64%) TestNG
3 2 (4.26%) Babel
3 2 (4.26%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.26%) git-flow
3 2 (4.26%) webpack
4 1 (2.13%) JMeter
4 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.13%) WebDriver
General
1 17 (36.17%) Marketing
2 6 (12.77%) Advertising
2 6 (12.77%) Finance
2 6 (12.77%) Publishing
3 3 (6.38%) Retail
4 2 (4.26%) Legal
5 1 (2.13%) Brand Awareness
5 1 (2.13%) Games
5 1 (2.13%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 10 (21.28%) Developer
2 8 (17.02%) Senior Developer
3 5 (10.64%) Analyst
3 5 (10.64%) Java Engineer
3 5 (10.64%) QA Engineer
3 5 (10.64%) Senior Java Engineer
3 5 (10.64%) Senior QA Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) Consultant
4 4 (8.51%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 4 (8.51%) React Developer
4 4 (8.51%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 3 (6.38%) Administration Assistant
5 3 (6.38%) Administrator
5 3 (6.38%) Marketing Administrator
5 3 (6.38%) Marketing Assistant
5 3 (6.38%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (4.26%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) iOS Developer
6 2 (4.26%) Senior DevOps
6 2 (4.26%) Senior iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (21.28%) HTML
2 8 (17.02%) CSS
3 7 (14.89%) React
4 6 (12.77%) Node.js
5 5 (10.64%) AngularJS
6 4 (8.51%) REST
6 4 (8.51%) Sass
7 3 (6.38%) .NET
7 3 (6.38%) HTML5
7 3 (6.38%) Web Services
8 2 (4.26%) CSS3
8 2 (4.26%) J2EE
8 2 (4.26%) Java EE
8 2 (4.26%) JavaBeans
8 2 (4.26%) JMS
8 2 (4.26%) Kafka
8 2 (4.26%) NumPy
8 2 (4.26%) OpenGL
8 2 (4.26%) SciPy
8 2 (4.26%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.64%) Digital Media
2 4 (8.51%) Algorithms
2 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.51%) Blog
2 4 (8.51%) Computer Science
3 2 (4.26%) User Experience
4 1 (2.13%) Animation
4 1 (2.13%) Cloud Native
4 1 (2.13%) FMCG
4 1 (2.13%) Graphic Design
4 1 (2.13%) Marketing Technology
4 1 (2.13%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.13%) Photography
4 1 (2.13%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.26%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (21.28%) TDD
2 9 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (19.15%) Analytics
2 9 (19.15%) SEO
3 8 (17.02%) Digital Marketing
3 8 (17.02%) Machine Learning
4 7 (14.89%) BDD
4 7 (14.89%) Test Automation
5 6 (12.77%) E-Commerce
5 6 (12.77%) Test Strategy
5 6 (12.77%) Web Development
6 5 (10.64%) Acceptance Criteria
6 5 (10.64%) Artificial Intelligence
6 5 (10.64%) CRM
6 5 (10.64%) DevOps
6 5 (10.64%) Kanban
6 5 (10.64%) Project Management
6 5 (10.64%) Scrum
7 4 (8.51%) Front End Development
7 4 (8.51%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 11 (23.40%) Python
2 10 (21.28%) Java
2 10 (21.28%) JavaScript
3 8 (17.02%) SQL
4 6 (12.77%) Ruby
5 3 (6.38%) C#
6 2 (4.26%) Apple Swift
6 2 (4.26%) Elixir
6 2 (4.26%) Erlang
6 2 (4.26%) ES6
6 2 (4.26%) Objective-C
6 2 (4.26%) PHP
7 1 (2.13%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.13%) Perl
7 1 (2.13%) R
Qualifications
1 10 (21.28%) Degree
2 2 (4.26%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (4.26%) PhD
3 1 (2.13%) AWS Certification
3 1 (2.13%) CBAP
3 1 (2.13%) ISEB
3 1 (2.13%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (2.13%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.77%) QA
2 1 (2.13%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) Docker
1 1 (2.13%) KVM
1 1 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) Ansible
1 1 (2.13%) Cobbler
1 1 (2.13%) Consul
1 1 (2.13%) Grafana
1 1 (2.13%) Kubernetes
1 1 (2.13%) Nagios
1 1 (2.13%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.13%) Prometheus
1 1 (2.13%) Puppet
1 1 (2.13%) Terraform
Vendors
1 7 (14.89%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.64%) Capita
3 4 (8.51%) Facebook
3 4 (8.51%) Google
4 3 (6.38%) Twitter
5 2 (4.26%) Cisco
5 2 (4.26%) Xamarin
6 1 (2.13%) Adobe
6 1 (2.13%) Apple
6 1 (2.13%) Aprimo
6 1 (2.13%) Dell
6 1 (2.13%) F5
6 1 (2.13%) HP
6 1 (2.13%) Screaming Frog
6 1 (2.13%) VMware