The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in permanent job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth. 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
Hampshire / Portsmouth
Rank 35 37 52
Rank change year-on-year +2 +15  
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 16 11 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 5.05% 4.26% 1.97%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 23.53% 12.79% 5.66%
Number of salaries quoted 16 8 6
Median salary £32,500 £50,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.00% -9.09%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £50,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £60,000
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 Portsmouth with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Portsmouth
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 68 86 106
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 21.45% 33.33% 34.75%
Number of salaries quoted 56 77 99
Median salary £40,000 £43,750 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.57% -0.56%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,700 £31,750 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £60,000 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Social Media
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Portsmouth 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 Portsmouth

Social Media
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Salary trend for Social Media in Portsmouth

Social Media
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Social Media in Portsmouth over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Social Media in Portsmouth

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for Social Media.

1 20 (90.91%) CSS
1 20 (90.91%) HTML
1 20 (90.91%) JavaScript
1 20 (90.91%) Ajax
1 20 (90.91%) jQuery
1 20 (90.91%) Git (software)
1 20 (90.91%) Web Accessibility
1 20 (90.91%) HTML5
1 20 (90.91%) CSS3
2 14 (63.64%) Semantic HTML
2 14 (63.64%) Cross-Browser Development
3 13 (59.09%) Grunt
3 13 (59.09%) HTML5 Boilerplate
3 13 (59.09%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
3 13 (59.09%) gulp
3 13 (59.09%) Mobile First
3 13 (59.09%) Front End Development
3 13 (59.09%) Sass
3 13 (59.09%) Umbraco
3 13 (59.09%) Time Management
3 13 (59.09%) Photoshop
4 8 (36.36%) C#
4 8 (36.36%) ASP.NET
4 8 (36.36%) SQL
4 8 (36.36%) .NET
4 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
4 8 (36.36%) MS Excel
4 8 (36.36%) MVC
5 7 (31.82%) WCF
5 7 (31.82%) LINQ

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 13 (59.09%) Umbraco
2 7 (31.82%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (59.09%) Photoshop
2 8 (36.36%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (36.36%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 20 (90.91%) Git (software)
2 13 (59.09%) Grunt
2 13 (59.09%) gulp
General
1 1 (4.55%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 21 (95.45%) Developer
2 13 (59.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 7 (31.82%) C# Developer
3 7 (31.82%) Software Developer
4 6 (27.27%) .NET Developer
4 6 (27.27%) .NET Software Developer
4 6 (27.27%) ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 6 (27.27%) C# .NET Developer
4 6 (27.27%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 6 (27.27%) C# Software Developer
4 6 (27.27%) Lead Developer
4 6 (27.27%) Senior Developer
4 6 (27.27%) Senior Front-End Developer
5 1 (4.55%) IT Sales Professional
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (90.91%) Ajax
1 20 (90.91%) CSS
1 20 (90.91%) CSS3
1 20 (90.91%) HTML
1 20 (90.91%) HTML5
1 20 (90.91%) jQuery
2 14 (63.64%) Semantic HTML
3 13 (59.09%) HTML5 Boilerplate
3 13 (59.09%) Sass
4 8 (36.36%) .NET
4 8 (36.36%) ASP.NET
5 7 (31.82%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (31.82%) LINQ
5 7 (31.82%) REST
5 7 (31.82%) SOAP
5 7 (31.82%) WCF
5 7 (31.82%) Web Services
5 7 (31.82%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) Animation
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (90.91%) Web Accessibility
2 14 (63.64%) Cross-Browser Development
3 13 (59.09%) BEM - Block Element Modifier
3 13 (59.09%) Front End Development
3 13 (59.09%) Mobile First
3 13 (59.09%) Time Management
4 8 (36.36%) MVC
5 7 (31.82%) SOLID
5 7 (31.82%) TDD
6 6 (27.27%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
6 6 (27.27%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 20 (90.91%) JavaScript
2 8 (36.36%) C#
2 8 (36.36%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft