The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Social Media
England / South West
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 185 227 216
Rank change year-on-year +42 -11  
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 46 14 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.87% 0.27% 0.57%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.29% 0.71% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 32 8 28
Median salary £29,750 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.62% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £18,000 £24,900 £20,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,500 £45,750
UK excluding London median salary £34,000 £33,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +1.49% -10.66%  

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 West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2010 1974 2056
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 37.95% 37.69% 34.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1618 1634 1622
Median salary £40,000 £42,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +12.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,300 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £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 West

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

Social Media
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Social Media in the South West

Social Media
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Social Media in the South West over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Social Media in the South West

Social Media
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 23 June 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
Gloucestershire +19 18 £45,000 +66.66% 1
Devon - 8 £27,000 -
Bristol - 7 £29,750 -
Dorset 0 6 £17,000 - 1
Somerset -4 3 £27,500 -62.06%
Social Media
England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 West region with a requirement for Social Media.

1 39 (46.43%) Degree
2 36 (42.86%) HTML
3 34 (40.48%) JavaScript
3 34 (40.48%) CSS
4 32 (38.10%) Marketing
5 29 (34.52%) CRM
6 28 (33.33%) User Experience
7 26 (30.95%) Web Design
8 23 (27.38%) UX Design
9 21 (25.00%) Computer Science
9 21 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
9 21 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
10 20 (23.81%) Mobile App
11 19 (22.62%) Security Cleared
12 18 (21.43%) C
13 17 (20.24%) MVC
13 17 (20.24%) Agile Software Development
13 17 (20.24%) Node.js
14 15 (17.86%) Software Engineering
14 15 (17.86%) Finance
15 14 (16.67%) AngularJS
16 13 (15.48%) Java
16 13 (15.48%) Git (software)
17 12 (14.29%) Ajax
17 12 (14.29%) SDLC
18 11 (13.10%) Digital Marketing
18 11 (13.10%) WordPress
19 10 (11.90%) Google
19 10 (11.90%) Subversion
19 10 (11.90%) PHP

Social Media
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 11 (13.10%) WordPress
2 9 (10.71%) Drupal
3 6 (7.14%) Apache
4 4 (4.76%) CMS
4 4 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (5.95%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (4.76%) MS Visio
2 4 (4.76%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (1.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 9 (10.71%) Magento
2 5 (5.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (1.19%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.33%) SaaS
2 5 (5.95%) AdWords
2 5 (5.95%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.95%) Google Analytics
3 4 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.76%) Intranet
2 1 (1.19%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (10.71%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.52%) MySQL
3 5 (5.95%) NoSQL
4 3 (3.57%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (2.38%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 13 (15.48%) Git (software)
2 10 (11.90%) Subversion
3 4 (4.76%) TeamCity
General
1 32 (38.10%) Marketing
2 15 (17.86%) Finance
3 8 (9.52%) Games
4 6 (7.14%) Manufacturing
4 6 (7.14%) Telecoms
5 5 (5.95%) Electronics
6 3 (3.57%) Retail
7 1 (1.19%) Advertising
7 1 (1.19%) Back Office
7 1 (1.19%) Brand Awareness
Job Titles
1 40 (47.62%) Developer
2 19 (22.62%) UX Developer
3 12 (14.29%) Marketing Executive
4 10 (11.90%) Consultant
4 10 (11.90%) UI Developer
5 9 (10.71%) .NET Developer
5 9 (10.71%) HTML CSS Developer
5 9 (10.71%) HTML Developer
5 9 (10.71%) JavaScript Developer
6 8 (9.52%) UI/UX Developer
7 6 (7.14%) Change Consultant
7 6 (7.14%) Designer
7 6 (7.14%) Full Stack Developer
7 6 (7.14%) Sales Executive
7 6 (7.14%) Transformation Consultant
8 5 (5.95%) Social Media Developer
9 4 (4.76%) B2B Sales Consultant
9 4 (4.76%) Junior IT Consultant
9 4 (4.76%) Marketing Assistant
9 4 (4.76%) Senior IT Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (42.86%) HTML
2 34 (40.48%) CSS
3 17 (20.24%) Node.js
4 14 (16.67%) AngularJS
5 12 (14.29%) Ajax
6 10 (11.90%) Web Services
7 9 (10.71%) .NET
7 9 (10.71%) ASP.NET
7 9 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC
7 9 (10.71%) CSS3
7 9 (10.71%) HTML5
8 6 (7.14%) CakePHP
8 6 (7.14%) HTML5 Boilerplate
8 6 (7.14%) jQuery
8 6 (7.14%) Laravel
8 6 (7.14%) REST
8 6 (7.14%) RESTful
8 6 (7.14%) SOAP
8 6 (7.14%) WebSockets
9 5 (5.95%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 28 (33.33%) User Experience
2 21 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 20 (23.81%) Mobile App
4 9 (10.71%) Blog
5 5 (5.95%) BBC
6 4 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.19%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (1.19%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (34.52%) CRM
2 26 (30.95%) Web Design
3 23 (27.38%) UX Design
4 21 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 17 (20.24%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (20.24%) MVC
6 15 (17.86%) Software Engineering
7 12 (14.29%) SDLC
8 11 (13.10%) Digital Marketing
9 10 (11.90%) E-Commerce
10 8 (9.52%) Open Source
11 7 (8.33%) Analytics
11 7 (8.33%) ERP
12 6 (7.14%) Business Analysis
12 6 (7.14%) Business Transformation
12 6 (7.14%) Change Management
12 6 (7.14%) Informatics
12 6 (7.14%) OOP
12 6 (7.14%) SEO
12 6 (7.14%) Stakeholder Analysis
Programming Languages
1 34 (40.48%) JavaScript
2 18 (21.43%) C
3 13 (15.48%) Java
4 10 (11.90%) PHP
5 9 (10.71%) C#
6 5 (5.95%) Ruby
7 4 (4.76%) SQL
7 4 (4.76%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 39 (46.43%) Degree
2 21 (25.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 19 (22.62%) Security Cleared
4 6 (7.14%) DV Cleared
4 6 (7.14%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 4 (4.76%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (11.90%) Google
2 7 (8.33%) Twitter
3 6 (7.14%) Adobe
3 6 (7.14%) Facebook
4 5 (5.95%) Apple
4 5 (5.95%) Microsoft
4 5 (5.95%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (5.95%) SAP
4 5 (5.95%) Sony
4 5 (5.95%) Yahoo!
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