Period
to 20 October 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 20 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Social Media
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 105 95 124
Rank change year-on-year -10 +29 +10
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 7 10 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.45% 0.74% 0.77%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.21% 2.40% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 16
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £32,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.77% -13.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £24,550 £19,000 £22,625
90th Percentile £46,250 £46,250 £47,000
Wales median annual salary £41,250 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +26.92% -13.33% +7.14%

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 578 417 726
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 37.10% 30.93% 32.94%
Number of salaries quoted 485 373 642
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £38,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.84% +1.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £25,000 £21,600 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £56,150
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +7.14%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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 -24 7 £42,500 +91.01% 5
Social Media
Wales

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 6 (85.71%) Marketing
2 5 (71.43%) B2B
2 5 (71.43%) WordPress
3 4 (57.14%) Blog
3 4 (57.14%) SEO
3 4 (57.14%) Content Writing
3 4 (57.14%) Publishing
3 4 (57.14%) CMS
3 4 (57.14%) Content Management
3 4 (57.14%) Time Management
4 2 (28.57%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (14.29%) Google
5 1 (14.29%) Pay per click
5 1 (14.29%) Telesales
5 1 (14.29%) Web Development
5 1 (14.29%) Degree
5 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
5 1 (14.29%) B2C
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 1 (14.29%) Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) HTML
5 1 (14.29%) CSS
5 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (14.29%) CRM
5 1 (14.29%) Lead Generation
5 1 (14.29%) Advertising
5 1 (14.29%) Google Analytics
5 1 (14.29%) Drupal
5 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing

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%) WordPress
2 4 (57.14%) CMS
3 1 (14.29%) Drupal
3 1 (14.29%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Google Analytics
General
1 6 (85.71%) Marketing
2 4 (57.14%) Publishing
3 1 (14.29%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Technical Writer
2 1 (14.29%) PPC Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Sales Executive
2 1 (14.29%) Security Sales Executive
2 1 (14.29%) Telesales Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Blog
2 2 (28.57%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) B2B
2 4 (57.14%) Content Management
2 4 (57.14%) Content Writing
2 4 (57.14%) SEO
2 4 (57.14%) Time Management
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) B2C
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) Lead Generation
3 1 (14.29%) Pay per click
3 1 (14.29%) People Management
3 1 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Telesales
3 1 (14.29%) Trend Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Facebook
1 1 (14.29%) Google
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Twitter