Period
to 15 August 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Social Media over the 6 months to 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Social Media
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 103 102 129
Rank change year-on-year -1 +27 +16
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 7 15 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.48% 0.98% 0.35%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.31% 2.92% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 7 14 7
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £36,362 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.88% +32.23% +10.00%
10th Percentile £30,515 £19,300 £21,250
90th Percentile £46,250 £46,250 £41,050
Wales median annual salary £41,250 £32,500 £25,750
% change year-on-year +26.92% +26.21% +3.00%

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 South Wales with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 533 514 687
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 36.81% 33.64% 30.13%
Number of salaries quoted 466 468 594
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £37,862 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.25% +0.97% +1.66%
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £55,000 £57,500
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,862 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.65% +0.97% +4.17%

Social Media
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

Job postings citing Social Media as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Social Media in South Wales

Social Media
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for Social Media in South Wales

Social Media
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Social Media in South Wales over the 6 months to 15 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Social Media in South Wales

Social Media
Job Locations in South Wales

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 Wales region over the 6 months to 15 August 2018. 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
Cardiff -13 7 £42,500 +41.67% 2
Social Media
Wales

For the 6 months to 15 August 2018, 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 Wales region with a requirement for Social Media.

1 5 (71.43%) CMS
1 5 (71.43%) Content Management
1 5 (71.43%) Marketing
1 5 (71.43%) WordPress
2 4 (57.14%) SEO
2 4 (57.14%) Publishing
2 4 (57.14%) B2B
2 4 (57.14%) Blog
2 4 (57.14%) Content Writing
2 4 (57.14%) Time Management
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
3 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
4 1 (14.29%) Welsh Language
4 1 (14.29%) Web Development
4 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (14.29%) Information Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Game Development
4 1 (14.29%) Node.js
4 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (14.29%) People Management
4 1 (14.29%) Social Media Management
4 1 (14.29%) Intranet
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 1 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) HTML
4 1 (14.29%) CSS
4 1 (14.29%) Web Services
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Games

Social Media
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 5 (71.43%) CMS
1 5 (71.43%) WordPress
2 1 (14.29%) Drupal
2 1 (14.29%) Umbraco
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Intranet
General
1 5 (71.43%) Marketing
2 4 (57.14%) Publishing
3 1 (14.29%) Games
3 1 (14.29%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Technical Writer
2 1 (14.29%) Content Editor
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Web Content Editor
2 1 (14.29%) Web Editor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) Node.js
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Blog
2 2 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
3 1 (14.29%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Content Management
2 4 (57.14%) B2B
2 4 (57.14%) Content Writing
2 4 (57.14%) SEO
2 4 (57.14%) Time Management
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Game Development
3 1 (14.29%) Information Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) People Management
3 1 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Scrum
3 1 (14.29%) Social Media Management
3 1 (14.29%) Web Design
3 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree