Period
to 17 July 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in permanent job vacancies advertised in Merseyside. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Social Media over the 6 months to 17 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Social Media
North West > Merseyside
6 months to
17 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 95 90
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 0 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside - 0.094% 0.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.22% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Merseyside median annual salary - £42,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +30.77% +35.42%
North West median annual salary £35,000 £36,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year -4.11% +12.31% +27.45%

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 Merseyside with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Merseyside
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 363 452 365
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 38.95% 42.36% 37.02%
Number of salaries quoted 292 362 264
Merseyside median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £23,775 £26,250 £25,325
90th Percentile £63,750 £53,750 £60,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

Social Media
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

Job vacancy trend for Social Media in Merseyside

Social Media
Salary Trend in Merseyside

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

Salary trend for Social Media in Merseyside