Period
to 28 November 2021

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Science in permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Social Science over the 6 months to 28 November 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Social Science
England > East of England
6 months to
28 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 219 - 265
Rank change year-on-year - +265 +68
Permanent jobs citing Social Science 17 0 2
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 0.30% - 0.030%
As % of the General category 0.46% - 0.056%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) - - £36,404
England median annual salary £55,000 £33,320 £40,713
% change year-on-year +65.07% -18.16% -22.45%

Social Science is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for common skills 3,674 896 3,603
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 64.97% 46.42% 53.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1,697 692 2,541
10th Percentile £25,000 £26,250 £25,250
25th Percentile £31,250 £32,500 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
75th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £73,750 £73,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

Social Science
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Social Science as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Social Science in the East of England

Social Science
Salary Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Social Science in the East of England.

Salary trend for Social Science in the East of England

Social Science
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Social Science within the East of England region over the 6 months to 28 November 2021. 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
Cambridgeshire - 17 - - 2
Social Science
England

For the 6 months to 28 November 2021, IT jobs citing Social Science 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 East of England region with a requirement for Social Science.

1 17 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
1 17 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (100.00%) Social Media
1 17 (100.00%) Facebook
2 9 (52.94%) Service Design
2 9 (52.94%) Thought Leadership
2 9 (52.94%) Storytelling
2 9 (52.94%) Public Sector
2 9 (52.94%) Project Delivery
2 9 (52.94%) Degree
3 8 (47.06%) Statistics
3 8 (47.06%) Informatics
3 8 (47.06%) Mathematics
3 8 (47.06%) R
3 8 (47.06%) Validation
3 8 (47.06%) Computer Science
3 8 (47.06%) Data Management
3 8 (47.06%) SAS
3 8 (47.06%) Biometrics
3 8 (47.06%) Project Management
3 8 (47.06%) Management Information System
3 8 (47.06%) C
3 8 (47.06%) C++
3 8 (47.06%) Java
3 8 (47.06%) VBA
3 8 (47.06%) .NET
3 8 (47.06%) Python
3 8 (47.06%) Mentoring
3 8 (47.06%) Problem-Solving
3 8 (47.06%) Play Framework

Social Science
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 8 (47.06%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (47.06%) Spotfire
General
1 17 (100.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 9 (52.94%) Public Sector
3 8 (47.06%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Programmer
2 4 (23.53%) Associate Director
2 4 (23.53%) Data Programmer
2 4 (23.53%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
2 4 (23.53%) Senior Programmer
3 3 (17.65%) Services Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) .NET
1 8 (47.06%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 17 (100.00%) Social Media
2 8 (47.06%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (52.94%) Project Delivery
2 9 (52.94%) Service Design
2 9 (52.94%) Storytelling
2 9 (52.94%) Thought Leadership
3 8 (47.06%) Biometrics
3 8 (47.06%) Computer Science
3 8 (47.06%) Data Management
3 8 (47.06%) Informatics
3 8 (47.06%) Mathematics
3 8 (47.06%) Mentoring
3 8 (47.06%) Problem-Solving
3 8 (47.06%) Project Management
3 8 (47.06%) Statistics
3 8 (47.06%) Validation
4 6 (35.29%) Human-Centred Design
5 4 (23.53%) Coaching
5 4 (23.53%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (23.53%) Line Management
5 4 (23.53%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) C
1 8 (47.06%) C++
1 8 (47.06%) Groovy
1 8 (47.06%) Java
1 8 (47.06%) Python
1 8 (47.06%) R
1 8 (47.06%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) Degree
2 6 (35.29%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) QA
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Facebook