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 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Social Media
UK / Northern Ireland
Rank 39 - 26
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 0.72% - 0.97%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.06% - 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 1
Median salary £45,000 - £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -11.39% +5.33%  

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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Northern Ireland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 97 52 46
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 34.89% 40.63% 44.66%
Number of salaries quoted 82 29 35
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Social Media
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 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 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 3 months to 24 March 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
County Antrim - 2 £45,000 - 1
Social Media
UK

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 4 (80.00%) Open Source
2 2 (40.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (40.00%) Apache Cassandra
2 2 (40.00%) REST
2 2 (40.00%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (40.00%) Big Data
2 2 (40.00%) XML
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Python
2 2 (40.00%) Java
2 2 (40.00%) Law
2 2 (40.00%) Hibernate
2 2 (40.00%) Spring
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) JSON
3 1 (20.00%) jQuery
3 1 (20.00%) Marketing
3 1 (20.00%) Advertising
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Sass
3 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) Line Management
3 1 (20.00%) User Experience
3 1 (20.00%) Cyber Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (20.00%) CSS3

Social Media
Top Related 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) Elasticsearch
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Apache Cassandra
1 2 (40.00%) Big Data
1 2 (40.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (40.00%) MongoDB
General
1 2 (40.00%) Law
2 1 (20.00%) Advertising
2 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Designer
2 1 (20.00%) Service Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Services Delivery Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Delivery Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Service Delivery Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Services Manager
2 1 (20.00%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) Hibernate
1 2 (40.00%) JSON
1 2 (40.00%) REST
1 2 (40.00%) Spring
1 2 (40.00%) XML
2 1 (20.00%) CSS
2 1 (20.00%) CSS3
2 1 (20.00%) HTML
2 1 (20.00%) HTML5
2 1 (20.00%) jQuery
2 1 (20.00%) Sass
2 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Open Source
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
3 1 (20.00%) Cyber Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) Line Management
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) Python
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Twitter
Armagh, County Armagh
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