The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Social Media
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 129 116
Rank change year-on-year +55 -13  
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 32 10 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 2.57% 0.51% 1.62%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.05% 1.28% 4.60%
Number of salaries quoted 16 8 33
Median salary £52,500 £40,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +31.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £36,250 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,250 £52,000
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 Reading with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 454 782 848
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 36.44% 39.59% 35.20%
Number of salaries quoted 325 665 548
Median salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £80,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Social Media
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 Reading

Social Media
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Social Media in Reading

Social Media
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Social Media in Reading over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Social Media in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 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 Reading region with a requirement for Social Media.

1 25 (67.57%) Degree
2 24 (64.86%) SQL
3 19 (51.35%) Mobile App
4 18 (48.65%) Microsoft Azure
4 18 (48.65%) .NET
4 18 (48.65%) C#
4 18 (48.65%) Business Intelligence
4 18 (48.65%) Microsoft
5 17 (45.95%) Software Engineering
6 16 (43.24%) Big Data
7 15 (40.54%) Mentoring
7 15 (40.54%) Algorithms
7 15 (40.54%) Oracle
7 15 (40.54%) Virtual Team
8 14 (37.84%) Java
9 11 (29.73%) Data Mining
9 11 (29.73%) HBase
9 11 (29.73%) NoSQL
10 10 (27.03%) Umbraco
10 10 (27.03%) Android
10 10 (27.03%) Machine Learning
10 10 (27.03%) AngularJS
10 10 (27.03%) CMS
10 10 (27.03%) CSS
10 10 (27.03%) OO
10 10 (27.03%) JavaScript
10 10 (27.03%) HTML
10 10 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
11 9 (24.32%) QA
11 9 (24.32%) Regression Testing

Social Media
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 10 (27.03%) CMS
1 10 (27.03%) Umbraco
2 5 (13.51%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 8 (21.62%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 18 (48.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (43.24%) Big Data
2 11 (29.73%) Data Mining
2 11 (29.73%) HBase
2 11 (29.73%) NoSQL
3 5 (13.51%) Apache Hive
3 5 (13.51%) Hadoop
3 5 (13.51%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (21.62%) Visual Studio
1 8 (21.62%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
2 4 (10.81%) Selenium
General
1 2 (5.41%) Marketing
2 1 (2.70%) Advertising
2 1 (2.70%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 11 (29.73%) .NET Developer
1 11 (29.73%) C# .NET Developer
1 11 (29.73%) C# Developer
1 11 (29.73%) Developer
2 9 (24.32%) Big Data Engineer
2 9 (24.32%) Data Engineer
3 8 (21.62%) Android Developer
3 8 (21.62%) Azure Developer
3 8 (21.62%) HTML CSS Developer
3 8 (21.62%) HTML Developer
3 8 (21.62%) JavaScript Developer
3 8 (21.62%) SQL Developer
4 6 (16.22%) Data Scientist
4 6 (16.22%) Java Android Developer
4 6 (16.22%) Java Developer
5 5 (13.51%) Graduate .NET Developer
5 5 (13.51%) Graduate C# .NET Developer
5 5 (13.51%) Graduate C# Developer
5 5 (13.51%) Graduate JavaScript Developer
5 5 (13.51%) Graduate SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (48.65%) .NET
2 10 (27.03%) AngularJS
2 10 (27.03%) CSS
2 10 (27.03%) HTML
3 9 (24.32%) REST
4 8 (21.62%) .NET Framework
4 8 (21.62%) WPF
5 6 (16.22%) scikit-learn
6 5 (13.51%) Kafka
6 5 (13.51%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (51.35%) Mobile App
2 15 (40.54%) Algorithms
2 15 (40.54%) Virtual Team
3 1 (2.70%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.03%) Android
2 7 (18.92%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (48.65%) Business Intelligence
2 17 (45.95%) Software Engineering
3 15 (40.54%) Mentoring
4 10 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (27.03%) Machine Learning
4 10 (27.03%) OO
5 9 (24.32%) Regression Testing
6 8 (21.62%) MVVM
6 8 (21.62%) Web Application Development
6 8 (21.62%) Web Development
7 6 (16.22%) Actionable Insight
7 6 (16.22%) Data Analysis
7 6 (16.22%) Statistical Analysis
7 6 (16.22%) Statistics
8 5 (13.51%) Data Cleansing
8 5 (13.51%) Data Visualisation
8 5 (13.51%) Software Architecture
8 5 (13.51%) Visualisation
9 2 (5.41%) Android Development
9 2 (5.41%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (64.86%) SQL
2 18 (48.65%) C#
3 14 (37.84%) Java
4 10 (27.03%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 25 (67.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (24.32%) QA
Vendors
1 18 (48.65%) Microsoft
2 15 (40.54%) Oracle
3 8 (21.62%) DevExpress
3 8 (21.62%) Telerik
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