Period
to 25 May 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Social Media over the 6 months to 25 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Social Media
England > South East
6 months to
25 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 365 462 383
Rank change year-on-year +97 -79 -88
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 46 62 186
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.28% 0.24% 0.61%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.77% 0.65% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 51 51 164
Median annual salary £52,500 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +61.54% -7.14% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £21,500 £20,650
90th Percentile £82,500 £71,250 £59,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +23.53% +6.25% +5.26%

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 the South East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 5,992 9,467 10,900
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 36.02% 36.03% 35.59%
Number of salaries quoted 4,697 7,104 8,777
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £30,310 £28,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £71,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Social Media
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Social Media as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Social Media in the South East

Social Media
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Social Media in the South East.

Salary trend for Social Media in the South East

Social Media
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Social Media in the South East over the 6 months to 25 May 2020.

Salary histogram for Social Media in the South East

Social Media
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Social Media within the South East region over the 6 months to 25 May 2020. 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
Thames Valley +54 26 £40,000 +45.45% 1
Berkshire +60 24 £50,000 +81.82%
Hampshire +62 11 £52,500 - 1
Surrey +61 3 £37,500 -9.09% 1
Kent +29 2 £70,000 +80.65% 2
Middlesex - 2 £25,000 -
West Sussex +33 1 £21,500 -
Oxfordshire +25 1 £30,000 -45.45%
Buckinghamshire +17 1 £24,000 -12.73% 1
Social Media
England

For the 6 months to 25 May 2020, IT jobs citing Social Media also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Social Media.

1 17 (36.96%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (30.43%) Java
2 14 (30.43%) JavaScript
3 13 (28.26%) Marketing
4 12 (26.09%) Git (software)
5 11 (23.91%) DevOps
6 9 (19.57%) Photoshop
7 8 (17.39%) SEO
8 7 (15.22%) Python
8 7 (15.22%) HTML
8 7 (15.22%) Waterfall
8 7 (15.22%) Software Engineering
8 7 (15.22%) Front End Development
9 6 (13.04%) Kubernetes
9 6 (13.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 6 (13.04%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
9 6 (13.04%) Ajax
9 6 (13.04%) jQuery
9 6 (13.04%) Umbraco
9 6 (13.04%) Responsive Web Design
9 6 (13.04%) CSS3
9 6 (13.04%) GIMP
9 6 (13.04%) HTML5
9 6 (13.04%) CSS
9 6 (13.04%) Linux
9 6 (13.04%) Web Design
9 6 (13.04%) CMS
10 5 (10.87%) Migration
10 5 (10.87%) Change Management
10 5 (10.87%) TDD

Social Media
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 6 (13.04%) CMS
1 6 (13.04%) Umbraco
Applications
1 9 (19.57%) Photoshop
2 6 (13.04%) GIMP
3 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (8.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (6.52%) Adobe After Effects
4 3 (6.52%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (2.17%) Adobe XD
5 1 (2.17%) InDesign
5 1 (2.17%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 1 (2.17%) SAP IS-U
1 1 (2.17%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.52%) SaaS
2 2 (4.35%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 2 (4.35%) Slack
3 1 (2.17%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (2.17%) AWS
3 1 (2.17%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.70%) Firewall
2 2 (4.35%) Internet
2 2 (4.35%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.35%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (26.09%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.17%) Dreamweaver
General
1 13 (28.26%) Marketing
2 4 (8.70%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (4.35%) Advertising
3 2 (4.35%) Banking
3 2 (4.35%) Billing
4 1 (2.17%) Brand Awareness
4 1 (2.17%) Local Government
4 1 (2.17%) Public Sector
4 1 (2.17%) Retail
4 1 (2.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (19.57%) Designer
1 9 (19.57%) Developer
2 8 (17.39%) Graphic Designer
2 8 (17.39%) Java Developer
2 8 (17.39%) Junior
3 6 (13.04%) Front End Web Designer
3 6 (13.04%) Junior Designer
3 6 (13.04%) Junior Graphic Designer
3 6 (13.04%) Junior Web Designer
3 6 (13.04%) Web Designer
4 5 (10.87%) DevOps Engineer
4 5 (10.87%) Senior DevOps
4 5 (10.87%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Project Manager
5 4 (8.70%) Security Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Architect
6 3 (6.52%) Marketing Manager
6 3 (6.52%) Platform Architect
7 2 (4.35%) Cybersecurity Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Java Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.22%) HTML
2 6 (13.04%) Ajax
2 6 (13.04%) CSS
2 6 (13.04%) CSS3
2 6 (13.04%) HTML5
2 6 (13.04%) jQuery
2 6 (13.04%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 5 (10.87%) Spring
4 4 (8.70%) RESTful
5 3 (6.52%) Node.js
6 2 (4.35%) Android SDK
7 1 (2.17%) AngularJS
7 1 (2.17%) Express
7 1 (2.17%) Redux
7 1 (2.17%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.52%) User Experience
3 2 (4.35%) Algorithms
3 2 (4.35%) Data Structures
3 2 (4.35%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.35%) Podcast
3 2 (4.35%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (2.17%) Animation
4 1 (2.17%) Cyberattack
4 1 (2.17%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.17%) Graphic Design
4 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.17%) Motion Graphics
4 1 (2.17%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 6 (13.04%) Linux
2 2 (4.35%) Android
2 2 (4.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (36.96%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (23.91%) DevOps
3 8 (17.39%) SEO
4 7 (15.22%) Front End Development
4 7 (15.22%) Software Engineering
4 7 (15.22%) Waterfall
5 6 (13.04%) Cross-Browser Compatibility
5 6 (13.04%) Responsive Web Design
5 6 (13.04%) Web Design
6 5 (10.87%) Artificial Intelligence
6 5 (10.87%) Change Management
6 5 (10.87%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (10.87%) Line Management
6 5 (10.87%) Microservices
6 5 (10.87%) Migration
6 5 (10.87%) TDD
7 4 (8.70%) Data Privacy
7 4 (8.70%) Security Architecture
7 4 (8.70%) SIEM
7 4 (8.70%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 14 (30.43%) Java
1 14 (30.43%) JavaScript
2 7 (15.22%) Python
3 2 (4.35%) Kotlin
4 1 (2.17%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 4 (8.70%) CCNA
1 4 (8.70%) CCNP
1 4 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (6.52%) Degree
3 1 (2.17%) MBA
3 1 (2.17%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.17%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (13.04%) Kubernetes
2 5 (10.87%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (8.70%) Adobe
1 4 (8.70%) Cisco
1 4 (8.70%) Microsoft
1 4 (8.70%) VMware
2 3 (6.52%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (6.52%) SAP
3 2 (4.35%) ClickSoftware Technologies
3 2 (4.35%) Spotify
4 1 (2.17%) Google
4 1 (2.17%) Marketo