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 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Social Media
England / South East
Rank 242 279 204
Rank change year-on-year +37 -75  
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 150 188 309
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.01% 0.98% 1.48%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.92% 2.46% 4.01%
Number of salaries quoted 109 166 243
Median salary £33,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.66% +12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £30,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -12.50% +6.66%  

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 the South East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 5140 7652 7703
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 34.48% 39.70% 36.84%
Number of salaries quoted 4170 6330 6033
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.65%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Social Media
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 the South East

Social Media
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Social Media in the South East over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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 3 months to 27 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
Berkshire +70 56 £35,000 -42.85% 9
Buckinghamshire +33 29 £34,000 +13.33% 2
Hampshire +10 27 £30,000 -42.85% 5
East Sussex -11 12 £32,500 -23.52%
Kent +25 10 £19,000 -22.44%
Oxfordshire +8 10 £25,000 -58.33%
Surrey -7 4 £35,000 -14.11% 3
West Sussex 0 2 £40,000 -20.00% 2
Social Media
England

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 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 South East region with a requirement for Social Media.

1 138 (47.26%) Marketing
2 89 (30.48%) Digital Marketing
3 85 (29.11%) SEO
4 75 (25.68%) Pay per click
5 73 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 71 (24.32%) HTML
6 71 (24.32%) Advertising
7 69 (23.63%) .NET
8 65 (22.26%) C#
8 65 (22.26%) Analytics
9 64 (21.92%) Degree
9 64 (21.92%) Google
10 63 (21.58%) MVC
11 61 (20.89%) Lead Generation
12 60 (20.55%) jQuery
13 58 (19.86%) SQL
14 51 (17.47%) CSS
15 49 (16.78%) E-Commerce
16 45 (15.41%) ASP.NET
17 44 (15.07%) Google Analytics
18 42 (14.38%) Email Marketing
18 42 (14.38%) Git (software)
18 42 (14.38%) Agile Software Development
18 42 (14.38%) Facebook
19 40 (13.70%) ASP.NET MVC
20 38 (13.01%) OO
21 35 (11.99%) HTML5
22 34 (11.64%) Mobile App
22 34 (11.64%) Display Advertising
23 33 (11.30%) SQL Server

Social Media
Top Related 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 23 (7.88%) Umbraco
2 22 (7.53%) CMS
3 11 (3.77%) IIS
4 5 (1.71%) Apache Spark
5 4 (1.37%) ArcGIS
5 4 (1.37%) EPiServer
5 4 (1.37%) WordPress
6 2 (0.68%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.34%) ExpressionEngine
7 1 (0.34%) SAS
7 1 (0.34%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.34%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 22 (7.53%) MS Excel
2 21 (7.19%) MS Office
2 21 (7.19%) Photoshop
3 7 (2.40%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.71%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (1.37%) InDesign
6 2 (0.68%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.34%) MS Project
7 1 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (1.71%) WebTrends
2 2 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.34%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 44 (15.07%) Google Analytics
2 17 (5.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (5.48%) AdWords
4 9 (3.08%) Adobe Analytics
5 4 (1.37%) SaaS
6 3 (1.03%) MailChimp
7 1 (0.34%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 1 (0.34%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.34%) Pure360
7 1 (0.34%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.74%) Internet
2 5 (1.71%) LAN
3 4 (1.37%) SSL
4 2 (0.68%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.34%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (11.30%) SQL Server
2 27 (9.25%) NoSQL
3 17 (5.82%) Big Data
4 16 (5.48%) SQL Server 2014
5 13 (4.45%) Relational Database
6 12 (4.11%) MySQL
7 11 (3.77%) Data Mining
7 11 (3.77%) HBase
8 6 (2.05%) SSDT
9 5 (1.71%) Apache Hive
9 5 (1.71%) Hadoop
10 4 (1.37%) GIS
10 4 (1.37%) Redis
11 2 (0.68%) SQL Server 2005
11 2 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
12 1 (0.34%) Power BI
12 1 (0.34%) QGIS
12 1 (0.34%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 42 (14.38%) Git (software)
2 13 (4.45%) Grunt
2 13 (4.45%) gulp
2 13 (4.45%) Visual Studio
3 7 (2.40%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
4 5 (1.71%) Subversion
5 4 (1.37%) Octopus Deploy
5 4 (1.37%) TeamCity
5 4 (1.37%) Visual Studio Team System
6 3 (1.03%) Dreamweaver
6 3 (1.03%) Selenium
7 1 (0.34%) HP UFT
7 1 (0.34%) Maven
7 1 (0.34%) Mockito
7 1 (0.34%) TestNG
General
1 138 (47.26%) Marketing
2 71 (24.32%) Advertising
3 15 (5.14%) German Language
4 6 (2.05%) Pharmaceutical
5 5 (1.71%) Brand Awareness
5 5 (1.71%) Finance
5 5 (1.71%) Interactive Media
5 5 (1.71%) Retail
6 3 (1.03%) Mandarin Language
7 2 (0.68%) Banking
7 2 (0.68%) Games
7 2 (0.68%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 106 (36.30%) Developer
2 56 (19.18%) .NET Developer
3 35 (11.99%) C# Developer
4 34 (11.64%) C# .NET Developer
5 30 (10.27%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 28 (9.59%) Consultant
7 26 (8.90%) JavaScript Developer
7 26 (8.90%) SQL Developer
8 23 (7.88%) Marketing Executive
8 23 (7.88%) Recruitment Consultant
9 20 (6.85%) Senior Developer
9 20 (6.85%) Software Developer
10 19 (6.51%) HTML Developer
11 17 (5.82%) .NET Software Developer
11 17 (5.82%) ASP.NET Developer
11 17 (5.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 17 (5.82%) C# Software Developer
11 17 (5.82%) Web Developer
12 16 (5.48%) Marketing Manager
12 16 (5.48%) Social Media Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (24.32%) HTML
2 69 (23.63%) .NET
3 60 (20.55%) jQuery
4 51 (17.47%) CSS
5 45 (15.41%) ASP.NET
6 40 (13.70%) ASP.NET MVC
7 35 (11.99%) HTML5
8 28 (9.59%) CSS3
9 23 (7.88%) AngularJS
9 23 (7.88%) ASP.NET Web API
9 23 (7.88%) WCF
10 21 (7.19%) REST
11 20 (6.85%) Ajax
11 20 (6.85%) Sass
12 19 (6.51%) Web Services
13 17 (5.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 16 (5.48%) .NET Framework
14 16 (5.48%) ASP.NET MVC 5
14 16 (5.48%) Node.js
14 16 (5.48%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 34 (11.64%) Mobile App
2 23 (7.88%) Digital Media
3 21 (7.19%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (5.82%) User Experience
5 16 (5.48%) BBC
6 14 (4.79%) Algorithms
6 14 (4.79%) Virtual Team
7 8 (2.74%) Blog
8 7 (2.40%) Animation
9 6 (2.05%) Client/Server
10 5 (1.71%) Computer Science
10 5 (1.71%) Life Science
11 2 (0.68%) Cyberthreat
11 2 (0.68%) Driving Licence
11 2 (0.68%) Robotics
12 1 (0.34%) Blackberry
12 1 (0.34%) CCTV
12 1 (0.34%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 11 (3.77%) Android
2 8 (2.74%) Apple iOS
3 2 (0.68%) Mac OS X
3 2 (0.68%) Windows
3 2 (0.68%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.34%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (30.48%) Digital Marketing
2 85 (29.11%) SEO
3 75 (25.68%) Pay per click
4 65 (22.26%) Analytics
5 63 (21.58%) MVC
6 61 (20.89%) Lead Generation
7 49 (16.78%) E-Commerce
8 42 (14.38%) Agile Software Development
8 42 (14.38%) Email Marketing
9 38 (13.01%) OO
10 34 (11.64%) Display Advertising
11 32 (10.96%) Web Development
12 30 (10.27%) Business Development
13 24 (8.22%) TDD
14 23 (7.88%) Web Analytics
14 23 (7.88%) Web Application Development
15 21 (7.19%) Mentoring
16 20 (6.85%) Front End Development
16 20 (6.85%) Software Engineering
16 20 (6.85%) Web Accessibility
Programming Languages
1 73 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 65 (22.26%) C#
3 58 (19.86%) SQL
4 16 (5.48%) Java
4 16 (5.48%) Ruby
5 14 (4.79%) PHP
6 6 (2.05%) T-SQL
7 5 (1.71%) R
8 2 (0.68%) C++
9 1 (0.34%) ECMAScript
Qualifications
1 64 (21.92%) Degree
2 5 (1.71%) Analytics IQ
3 2 (0.68%) CISA
3 2 (0.68%) CISSP
4 1 (0.34%) A+ Certification
4 1 (0.34%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.08%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.68%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 64 (21.92%) Google
2 42 (14.38%) Facebook
3 30 (10.27%) Twitter
4 22 (7.53%) Microsoft
5 16 (5.48%) Apple
5 16 (5.48%) Sony
5 16 (5.48%) Yahoo!
6 15 (5.14%) Adobe
6 15 (5.14%) Oracle
7 11 (3.77%) Salesforce.com
7 11 (3.77%) Zend
8 7 (2.40%) DevExpress
8 7 (2.40%) Sophos
8 7 (2.40%) Telerik
9 4 (1.37%) Brocade
9 4 (1.37%) CA
9 4 (1.37%) ESRI
10 2 (0.68%) BT
10 2 (0.68%) HubSpot
10 2 (0.68%) LogRhythm
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Staines, Middlesex
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Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Billingshurst, West Sussex
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Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Claremont Consulting Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus(10%), health, pension etc
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
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Recruitment Genius Ltd
Posted: 16 days ago
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Oracle
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
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Bentley Whitaker
Salary: £50,000 - £60,000 per year
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum plus benefits and bonuses
Posted: 12 days ago
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Salary: £28000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
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Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
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Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum + Uncapped commission 40%
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Salary: Competitive
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Salary: Competitive Salary plus generous benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
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Salary: Competitive Salary plus Generous Benefits (pro-rata)
Posted: 17 days ago
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Jobsite
Salary: Competitive Salary plus Generous Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago