The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in permanent job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Social Media
East Midlands / Leicestershire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 70 60
Rank change year-on-year +14 -10  
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 8 4 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 1.57% 0.58% 2.33%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.48% 1.59% 6.69%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 14
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £26,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.28% +33.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £23,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £39,250 £51,085
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £33,750 £37,500
% change year-on-year +0.74% -10.00%  

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 Leicestershire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Leicestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 230 252 254
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 45.01% 36.68% 34.79%
Number of salaries quoted 180 214 202
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +1.91%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £55,000 £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 Leicestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicestershire 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 Leicestershire

Social Media
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Salary trend for Social Media in Leicestershire

Social Media
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Social Media in Leicestershire over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Social Media in Leicestershire

Social Media
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Social Media within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +10 4 £35,750 +19.16% 1
Loughborough - 4 £42,500 - 1
Social Media
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Social Media.

1 15 (88.24%) JavaScript
1 15 (88.24%) Mobile App
2 11 (64.71%) User Experience
3 9 (52.94%) iOS Development
3 9 (52.94%) Data Structures
3 9 (52.94%) OO
3 9 (52.94%) Java
3 9 (52.94%) Scrum
3 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (52.94%) Retail
3 9 (52.94%) Software Engineering
3 9 (52.94%) QA
3 9 (52.94%) Kanban
3 9 (52.94%) Test Automation
3 9 (52.94%) Apple iOS
4 8 (47.06%) Android
4 8 (47.06%) Google
4 8 (47.06%) Android Development
5 7 (41.18%) Marketing
6 6 (35.29%) HTML
6 6 (35.29%) CSS
6 6 (35.29%) PHP
6 6 (35.29%) HTML5
7 5 (29.41%) Apple Swift
7 5 (29.41%) Objective-C
8 4 (23.53%) CSS3
8 4 (23.53%) Laravel
8 4 (23.53%) Facebook
8 4 (23.53%) Twitter
8 4 (23.53%) Git (software)

Social Media
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 2 (11.76%) CMS
2 1 (5.88%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Moqups
2 1 (5.88%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (23.53%) Google Play
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Big Data
1 1 (5.88%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (52.94%) Retail
2 7 (41.18%) Marketing
3 4 (23.53%) Electronics
4 3 (17.65%) Finance
5 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
5 2 (11.76%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 15 (88.24%) Developer
2 5 (29.41%) iOS Developer
2 5 (29.41%) Objective-C Developer
2 5 (29.41%) Senior Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Android Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Full Stack Developer
3 4 (23.53%) PHP Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Senior PHP Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Full Stack Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Applications Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Full Stack Web Developer
5 2 (11.76%) PHP Web Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Applications Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior PHP Web Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Software Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior UX Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Web Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Software Developer
5 2 (11.76%) UX Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (35.29%) CSS
1 6 (35.29%) HTML
1 6 (35.29%) HTML5
2 4 (23.53%) CSS3
2 4 (23.53%) HTML5 Canvas
2 4 (23.53%) jQuery
2 4 (23.53%) Laravel
2 4 (23.53%) LESS
2 4 (23.53%) Sass
2 4 (23.53%) Semantic HTML
3 2 (11.76%) XML
4 1 (5.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (88.24%) Mobile App
2 11 (64.71%) User Experience
3 9 (52.94%) Data Structures
4 4 (23.53%) Arduino
5 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (5.88%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Apple iOS
2 8 (47.06%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (52.94%) iOS Development
1 9 (52.94%) Kanban
1 9 (52.94%) OO
1 9 (52.94%) Scrum
1 9 (52.94%) Software Engineering
1 9 (52.94%) Test Automation
2 8 (47.06%) Android Development
3 4 (23.53%) Mobile Application Development
3 4 (23.53%) Prototyping
4 3 (17.65%) CRM
5 2 (11.76%) Affiliate Marketing
5 2 (11.76%) Content Management
5 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce
5 2 (11.76%) Responsive Web Design
5 2 (11.76%) Web Development
6 1 (5.88%) Economics
6 1 (5.88%) Mathematics
6 1 (5.88%) Product Management
6 1 (5.88%) Social Media Marketing
Programming Languages
1 15 (88.24%) JavaScript
2 9 (52.94%) Java
3 6 (35.29%) PHP
4 5 (29.41%) Apple Swift
4 5 (29.41%) Objective-C
5 4 (23.53%) PHP 7
6 1 (5.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (52.94%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Google
2 4 (23.53%) Adobe
2 4 (23.53%) Facebook
2 4 (23.53%) Twitter
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