The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in permanent job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Social Media
North East / Tyne and Wear
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 66 -
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear - 0.20% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.66% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Median salary - £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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Tyne and Wear
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 163 151 216
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 36.14% 30.44% 37.83%
Number of salaries quoted 151 122 186
Median salary £32,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.75% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Social Media
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 Tyne and Wear

Social Media
Salary Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Salary trend for Social Media in Tyne and Wear
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
X4 Group
Salary: £25k - 40k per year
Posted: 4 days ago