Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Social Media over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Social Media
South East > Kent
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 107 121 130
Rank change year-on-year +14 +9 -19
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 4 4 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.30% 0.23% 1.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.81% 0.66% 3.19%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 17
Kent median annual salary £35,000 £26,946 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.89% -2.01% -31.25%
10th Percentile £20,300 £26,348 £19,750
90th Percentile £37,500 £27,545 £58,750
South East median annual salary £35,000 £32,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% -16.67% -2.50%

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 Kent with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 491 610 815
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 36.97% 35.28% 37.05%
Number of salaries quoted 399 515 684
Kent median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.90% -6.10%
10th Percentile £24,000 £21,600 £23,238
90th Percentile £58,750 £67,000 £54,625
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year - +0.56% +5.29%

Social Media
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Social Media in Kent

Social Media
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Social Media in Kent

Social Media
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Social Media in Kent over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Social Media in Kent

Social Media
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Social Media within the Kent region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Dartford - 2 £35,000 -
Tonbridge - 1 £17,500 -
Social Media
South East

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Kent region with a requirement for Social Media.

1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (50.00%) OO
1 2 (50.00%) Apple
1 2 (50.00%) Sony
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
1 2 (50.00%) BBC
1 2 (50.00%) Ruby
1 2 (50.00%) Yahoo!
1 2 (50.00%) Google
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) TDD
1 2 (50.00%) WCF
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (50.00%) RESTful
1 2 (50.00%) BDD
1 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (50.00%) Node.js
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (50.00%) Facebook
1 2 (50.00%) Web Application Development
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2016
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 1 (25.00%) Wireframes
2 1 (25.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Media

Social Media
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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:

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) WebTrends
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (25.00%) Finance
1 1 (25.00%) Marketing
1 1 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Social Media Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Designer
2 1 (25.00%) HTML CSS Designer
2 1 (25.00%) IT Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support
2 1 (25.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Junior
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Digital Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
1 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (50.00%) Node.js
1 2 (50.00%) RESTful
1 2 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (25.00%) CSS
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) BBC
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Media
2 1 (25.00%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) BDD
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
1 2 (50.00%) OO
1 2 (50.00%) TDD
1 2 (50.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (25.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C#
1 2 (50.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Apple
1 2 (50.00%) Facebook
1 2 (50.00%) Google
1 2 (50.00%) Sony
1 2 (50.00%) Yahoo!
2 1 (25.00%) Adobe