Period
to 21 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Social Media over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Social Media
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 68 34 24
Rank change year-on-year -34 -10 +18
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 1 11 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 0.22% 3.24% 6.45%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.43% 8.46% 13.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 14 10
Northern Ireland median annual salary £45,000 £31,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +44.00% -37.50% +189.87%
10th Percentile £37,500 £28,250 £43,625
90th Percentile £52,500 £37,000 £55,000
UK median annual salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.44% +2.50% -5.88%

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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Northern Ireland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 232 130 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 50.43% 38.24% 48.39%
Number of salaries quoted 128 109 56
Northern Ireland median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -5.66% +32.50%
10th Percentile £21,775 £26,000 £20,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £58,000 £55,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Social Media
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Job vacancy trend for Social Media in Northern Ireland

Social Media
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Salary trend for Social Media in Northern Ireland

Social Media
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Social Media within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 21 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
County Antrim -32 1 £45,000 +44.00%
Social Media
UK

For the 6 months to 21 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for Social Media.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Postgraduate
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC

Social Media
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Chief Technology Officer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Progress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Spring
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) SDLC
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Postgraduate