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 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Social Media
North West / Merseyside
Rank - - 49
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 0 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Merseyside - - 2.04%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - 6.41%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 8
Median salary - - £24,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -12.50% +6.66%  

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 Merseyside with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Merseyside
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 198 164 156
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 35.48% 33.54% 31.84%
Number of salaries quoted 164 108 124
Median salary £37,500 £43,174 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.14% +7.93%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,700 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £64,550 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Social Media
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside 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 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
Wirral
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Merseyside
ECOM
Salary: £36000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Merseyside
ECOM
Salary: £2600 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago