Period
to

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in permanent job vacancies advertised in London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Social Media over the 6 months to 23 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Social Media
England > London
6 months to
23 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 223 244 399
Rank change year-on-year +21 +155 -59
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 1,272 475 251
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 1.81% 1.38% 0.65%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.66% 3.31% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 440 240 197
10th Percentile £33,934 £31,125 £27,500
25th Percentile £43,438 £38,750 £38,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +10.00%
75th Percentile £78,750 £70,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £95,000
England median annual salary £55,500 £47,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +16.84% -9.52% +28.82%

Social Media is in the General and Transferable Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 34,743 14,341 15,307
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 49.40% 41.70% 39.52%
Number of salaries quoted 14,353 10,013 12,194
10th Percentile £43,750 £42,500 £39,000
25th Percentile £55,000 £53,750 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.45% +3.57% +7.69%
75th Percentile £96,250 £91,250 £90,000
90th Percentile £120,000 £112,500 £115,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.70% - +4.55%

Social Media
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Social Media as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Social Media in London

Social Media
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Social Media in London.

Salary trend for Social Media in London

Social Media
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Social Media in London over the 6 months to 23 May 2022.

Salary histogram for Social Media in London

Social Media
Job Locations in 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 London region over the 6 months to 23 May 2022. 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
Jobs
West London +9 427 £60,000 - 2
Central London -21 55 £60,000 -14.29% 11
East London -51 9 £42,500 - 1
South London -49 8 £39,250 -34.58% 1
North London - 2 - -
Social Media
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 2022, 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 London region with a requirement for Social Media.

1 529 (41.59%) Agile
2 411 (32.31%) Broadband
3 405 (31.84%) Marketing
4 358 (28.14%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 320 (25.16%) Social Skills
6 278 (21.86%) Analytics
7 251 (19.73%) Finance
8 249 (19.58%) Jenkins
9 243 (19.10%) Java
10 236 (18.55%) SQL
11 228 (17.92%) Continuous Integration
12 219 (17.22%) Kubernetes
13 216 (16.98%) JavaScript
14 207 (16.27%) CI/CD
15 205 (16.12%) Adobe
16 203 (15.96%) Advertising
16 203 (15.96%) Test Automation
17 200 (15.72%) TDD
18 198 (15.57%) Mentoring
19 197 (15.49%) Docker
20 185 (14.54%) Python
21 177 (13.92%) Information Governance
21 177 (13.92%) Self-Motivation
22 172 (13.52%) User Experience
22 172 (13.52%) Git (software)
23 165 (12.97%) Big Data
23 165 (12.97%) Regulatory Compliance
24 160 (12.58%) E-Discovery
24 160 (12.58%) Social Network
25 158 (12.42%) React

Social Media
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 49 (3.85%) CMS
2 47 (3.69%) Elasticsearch
3 30 (2.36%) Apache Solr
4 17 (1.34%) Confluence
5 16 (1.26%) nginx
5 16 (1.26%) WordPress
6 15 (1.18%) Jupyter
6 15 (1.18%) OpenStack
7 10 (0.79%) SharePoint
8 6 (0.47%) Apache Spark
8 6 (0.47%) Cloud Foundry
8 6 (0.47%) SAS
9 5 (0.39%) Drupal
10 4 (0.31%) Apache
11 2 (0.16%) Sitecore CMS
12 1 (0.079%) Apache Airflow
12 1 (0.079%) Umbraco
Applications
1 81 (6.37%) Photoshop
2 79 (6.21%) Adobe After Effects
3 75 (5.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 60 (4.72%) Microsoft Excel
5 52 (4.09%) Adobe Premiere
6 46 (3.62%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 46 (3.62%) Adobe Illustrator
7 41 (3.22%) Microsoft Office
8 25 (1.97%) Adobe XD
8 25 (1.97%) InDesign
9 15 (1.18%) Sketch
10 9 (0.71%) Adobe Captivate
11 4 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
12 3 (0.24%) InVision
12 3 (0.24%) SPSS
12 3 (0.24%) Stata
13 2 (0.16%) GNU Octave
14 1 (0.079%) Acrobat
14 1 (0.079%) OmniGraffle
14 1 (0.079%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 9 (0.71%) SAP HR
2 6 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.47%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 3 (0.24%) Sentinel
3 3 (0.24%) Social Studio
4 1 (0.079%) BambooHR
4 1 (0.079%) Eloqua
4 1 (0.079%) Misys Midas
4 1 (0.079%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.079%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.079%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.079%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.079%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (0.079%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 153 (12.03%) AWS
2 80 (6.29%) GCP
3 75 (5.90%) SaaS
4 65 (5.11%) GitHub
5 61 (4.80%) Figma
6 53 (4.17%) Google Analytics
7 52 (4.09%) OpenShift
8 51 (4.01%) Azure
9 40 (3.14%) Serverless
10 37 (2.91%) Cloud Computing
11 28 (2.20%) Slack
12 25 (1.97%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 24 (1.89%) Cloud Composer
13 24 (1.89%) Power Platform
14 22 (1.73%) Adobe Analytics
15 20 (1.57%) Google Ads
16 19 (1.49%) Google Workspace
17 18 (1.42%) Google Data Studio
18 17 (1.34%) Microsoft 365
19 16 (1.26%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 411 (32.31%) Broadband
2 101 (7.94%) HTTP
3 69 (5.42%) TCP/IP
4 28 (2.20%) VoIP
5 27 (2.12%) DNS
5 27 (2.12%) Firewall
6 23 (1.81%) 5G
6 23 (1.81%) DHCP
7 19 (1.49%) VLAN
8 11 (0.86%) 4G
9 10 (0.79%) 3G
9 10 (0.79%) AMQP
9 10 (0.79%) MQTT
9 10 (0.79%) VPN
10 9 (0.71%) Internet
10 9 (0.71%) Intranet
10 9 (0.71%) Multicast
11 6 (0.47%) Wi-Fi
12 5 (0.39%) DKIM
12 5 (0.39%) DMARC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 165 (12.97%) Big Data
2 104 (8.18%) MongoDB
3 86 (6.76%) PostgreSQL
4 82 (6.45%) Hadoop
4 82 (6.45%) NoSQL
5 54 (4.25%) Apache Cassandra
6 52 (4.09%) ArangoDB
7 47 (3.69%) BigQuery
8 43 (3.38%) MySQL
9 40 (3.14%) Redis
10 37 (2.91%) HBase
11 36 (2.83%) SQL Server
12 34 (2.67%) Metadata
13 29 (2.28%) Tableau
14 25 (1.97%) Data Warehouse
15 24 (1.89%) Power BI
16 23 (1.81%) Relational Database
17 13 (1.02%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 13 (1.02%) Couchbase
18 8 (0.63%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 249 (19.58%) Jenkins
2 172 (13.52%) Git (software)
3 92 (7.23%) Selenium
4 59 (4.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 59 (4.64%) JIRA
5 57 (4.48%) JUnit
6 55 (4.32%) Maven
7 52 (4.09%) Mocha
8 48 (3.77%) Jasmine
9 42 (3.30%) WebDriver
10 40 (3.14%) GitLab
11 33 (2.59%) JMeter
12 32 (2.52%) Cypress.io
13 25 (1.97%) Gradle
14 24 (1.89%) Spock
15 21 (1.65%) CircleCI
16 19 (1.49%) Travis CI
17 18 (1.42%) Subversion
18 17 (1.34%) Cucumber
19 16 (1.26%) TeamCity
General
1 405 (31.84%) Marketing
2 358 (28.14%) Inclusion and Diversity
3 320 (25.16%) Social Skills
4 251 (19.73%) Finance
5 203 (15.96%) Advertising
6 113 (8.88%) Analytical Skills
7 62 (4.87%) Organisational Skills
8 61 (4.80%) Games
8 61 (4.80%) Presentation Skills
9 56 (4.40%) Retail
10 50 (3.93%) Telecoms
11 46 (3.62%) Legal
12 42 (3.30%) Law
13 37 (2.91%) Publishing
14 33 (2.59%) Banking
15 26 (2.04%) Influencing Skills
16 23 (1.81%) Multimedia
17 21 (1.65%) Brand Awareness
18 15 (1.18%) German Language
19 13 (1.02%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 387 (30.42%) Developer
2 167 (13.13%) Senior Developer
3 98 (7.70%) Java Developer
4 89 (7.00%) Designer
5 82 (6.45%) React Developer
6 70 (5.50%) Software Engineer
7 69 (5.42%) Analyst
8 63 (4.95%) Senior Java Developer
9 45 (3.54%) Software Developer
10 44 (3.46%) Full Stack Developer
11 42 (3.30%) Senior Producer
12 40 (3.14%) Test Engineer
13 36 (2.83%) Marketing Manager
14 34 (2.67%) Development Engineer
14 34 (2.67%) Software Development Engineer
15 31 (2.44%) Software Test Engineer
15 31 (2.44%) Video Content Producer
16 29 (2.28%) Node.js Developer
17 28 (2.20%) Data Engineer
17 28 (2.20%) Test Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 158 (12.42%) React
2 139 (10.93%) CSS
2 139 (10.93%) HTML
3 126 (9.91%) REST
4 121 (9.51%) Kafka
5 115 (9.04%) JSON
5 115 (9.04%) Web Services
6 110 (8.65%) Node.js
7 90 (7.08%) Spring
8 87 (6.84%) OLE
9 76 (5.97%) Apache Thrift
10 73 (5.74%) HTML5
11 72 (5.66%) Jest
12 67 (5.27%) RESTful
13 60 (4.72%) CSS3
14 59 (4.64%) WebRTC
15 50 (3.93%) Spring Boot
16 49 (3.85%) Ajax
17 48 (3.77%) .NET
17 48 (3.77%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 177 (13.92%) Self-Motivation
2 172 (13.52%) User Experience
3 160 (12.58%) Social Network
4 133 (10.46%) Over-the-Top Content
5 64 (5.03%) Enterprise Software
6 63 (4.95%) Mobile App
7 59 (4.64%) Podcast
8 51 (4.01%) Blog
9 45 (3.54%) Graphic Design
10 41 (3.22%) Video\Live Streaming
11 32 (2.52%) Cloud Native
12 28 (2.20%) Animation
13 24 (1.89%) Private Cloud
14 20 (1.57%) IoT
14 20 (1.57%) Management Information System
15 16 (1.26%) Sports Betting
16 15 (1.18%) Algorithms
16 15 (1.18%) Digital Media
16 15 (1.18%) Video Editing
17 14 (1.10%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 123 (9.67%) Linux
2 82 (6.45%) Android
2 82 (6.45%) Apple iOS
3 26 (2.04%) Windows
4 15 (1.18%) CentOS
4 15 (1.18%) Mac OS
5 11 (0.86%) Unix
6 9 (0.71%) VMS
7 4 (0.31%) Tizen
7 4 (0.31%) webOS
8 2 (0.16%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.16%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 529 (41.59%) Agile
2 278 (21.86%) Analytics
3 228 (17.92%) Continuous Integration
4 207 (16.27%) CI/CD
5 203 (15.96%) Test Automation
6 200 (15.72%) TDD
7 198 (15.57%) Mentoring
8 177 (13.92%) Information Governance
9 165 (12.97%) Regulatory Compliance
10 160 (12.58%) E-Discovery
11 155 (12.19%) Continuous Improvement
12 153 (12.03%) Software Engineering
13 146 (11.48%) Problem-Solving
14 131 (10.30%) Creative Thinking
14 131 (10.30%) User Stories
15 125 (9.83%) UX Design
16 122 (9.59%) Digital Marketing
17 118 (9.28%) Microservices
18 117 (9.20%) Scrum
19 103 (8.10%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 243 (19.10%) Java
2 236 (18.55%) SQL
3 216 (16.98%) JavaScript
4 185 (14.54%) Python
5 75 (5.90%) C#
6 71 (5.58%) TypeScript
7 65 (5.11%) Go
8 45 (3.54%) Groovy
9 38 (2.99%) Scala
10 36 (2.83%) R
11 35 (2.75%) C
11 35 (2.75%) Kotlin
12 29 (2.28%) Apple Swift
13 28 (2.20%) Bash
14 27 (2.12%) Objective-C
15 26 (2.04%) C++
16 19 (1.49%) ES6
17 12 (0.94%) PHP
18 9 (0.71%) MATLAB
19 7 (0.55%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 124 (9.75%) Degree
2 29 (2.28%) Computer Science Degree
3 7 (0.55%) Master's Degree
3 7 (0.55%) PMI Certification
4 5 (0.39%) PhD
4 5 (0.39%) PMP
5 4 (0.31%) CISA
5 4 (0.31%) CISM
5 4 (0.31%) CISSP
6 3 (0.24%) CompTIA Security+
6 3 (0.24%) GIAC
6 3 (0.24%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.079%) HND
8 1 (0.079%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (6.21%) QA
2 16 (1.26%) GDPR
3 10 (0.79%) Accessibility
4 7 (0.55%) PMO
5 5 (0.39%) WAI
5 5 (0.39%) WCAG
6 3 (0.24%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.16%) PSD2
8 1 (0.079%) Actionable Recommendations
8 1 (0.079%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 197 (15.49%) Docker
2 65 (5.11%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 28 (2.20%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (0.71%) Ceph
4 9 (0.71%) KVM
4 9 (0.71%) VMware ESXi
4 9 (0.71%) vSphere
5 4 (0.31%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (0.24%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 219 (17.22%) Kubernetes
2 78 (6.13%) Ansible
3 37 (2.91%) Terraform
4 23 (1.81%) Grafana
4 23 (1.81%) Prometheus
5 22 (1.73%) Puppet
6 15 (1.18%) HAProxy
7 14 (1.10%) Microsoft Intune
8 10 (0.79%) Kibana
9 5 (0.39%) logstash
10 3 (0.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 2 (0.16%) Kubeflow
12 1 (0.079%) Istio
Vendors
1 205 (16.12%) Adobe
2 118 (9.28%) Google
3 66 (5.19%) Twitter
4 62 (4.87%) Splunk
5 51 (4.01%) Facebook
6 50 (3.93%) Instagram
6 50 (3.93%) Microsoft
7 37 (2.91%) Cisco
7 37 (2.91%) Oracle
8 33 (2.59%) TikTok
9 28 (2.20%) VMware
10 27 (2.12%) Apple
11 25 (1.97%) YouTube
12 19 (1.49%) SAP
13 18 (1.42%) Salesforce.com
13 18 (1.42%) Sony
14 17 (1.34%) HubSpot
15 16 (1.26%) Brandwatch
16 15 (1.18%) F5
17 13 (1.02%) Optimizely