Period
to 24 February 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 24 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Social Media
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 103 118 123
Rank change year-on-year +15 +5 +19
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 2 14 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.15% 0.74% 0.71%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.44% 2.11% 2.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1 12 12
South Wales median annual salary £45,000 £39,362 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.32% +12.46% +75.00%
10th Percentile £42,500 £31,500 £29,350
90th Percentile £47,500 £47,000 £57,750
Wales median annual salary £22,000 £37,725 £35,000
% change year-on-year -41.68% +7.78% +75.00%

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 451 664 764
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 32.80% 35.13% 32.01%
Number of salaries quoted 380 572 635
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,725 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.03% +4.79% -
10th Percentile £22,725 £23,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £58,325 £60,000 £53,750
Wales median annual salary £39,250 £37,725 £35,000
% change year-on-year +4.04% +7.78% -5.41%

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
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 24 February 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 +18 2 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Social Media
Wales

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 2 (100.00%) MySQL
1 2 (100.00%) JUnit
1 2 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) Travis CI
2 1 (50.00%) phpspec
2 1 (50.00%) Creative Thinking
2 1 (50.00%) Advertising
2 1 (50.00%) BBC
2 1 (50.00%) LAMP
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) RESTful
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon SQS
2 1 (50.00%) Node.js
2 1 (50.00%) REST
2 1 (50.00%) Natural Language Processing
2 1 (50.00%) Machine Learning
2 1 (50.00%) Behat
2 1 (50.00%) Web Application Development

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 2 (100.00%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon SQS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) JUnit
2 1 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (50.00%) Travis CI
General
1 1 (50.00%) Advertising
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Chief Technology Officer
2 1 (50.00%) Full Stack Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Lead Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) Behat
1 1 (50.00%) LAMP
1 1 (50.00%) Natural Language Processing
1 1 (50.00%) Node.js
1 1 (50.00%) phpspec
1 1 (50.00%) REST
1 1 (50.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) Creative Thinking
2 1 (50.00%) Machine Learning
2 1 (50.00%) Test Automation
2 1 (50.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Java
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) PHP