Social Media Jobs in the UK excluding London

Social Media
UK > UK excluding London

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Social Media over the 6 months to 16 April 2024 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

6 months to
16 Apr 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 312 527 299
Rank change year-on-year +215 -228 +100
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 582 254 842
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 0.84% 0.40% 1.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.46% 0.97% 2.76%
Number of salaries quoted 431 93 418
10th Percentile £24,000 £26,250 £26,250
25th Percentile £26,250 £30,000 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £35,000 £45,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -22.22% -14.29% +50.00%
75th Percentile £45,250 £75,000 £87,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £104,000 -
UK median annual salary £38,000 £49,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -23.23% -10.00% +15.79%

All Generic Skills
UK excluding London

Social Media is in the General and Transferable Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the UK excluding London with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 23,686 26,176 30,470
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK excluding London 34.18% 41.30% 43.33%
Number of salaries quoted 15,276 11,611 15,872
10th Percentile £26,250 £31,250 £29,750
25th Percentile £35,000 £40,250 £39,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £65,000 £71,250 £68,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £86,250 £82,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year -15.38% +4.00% +4.17%

Social Media
Job Vacancy Trend in the UK excluding London

Job postings citing Social Media as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the UK excluding London.

Job vacancy trend for Social Media in the UK excluding London

Social Media
Salary Trend in the UK excluding London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Social Media in the UK excluding London.

Salary trend for Social Media in the UK excluding London

Social Media
Salary Histogram in the UK excluding London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Social Media in the UK excluding London over the 6 months to 16 April 2024.

Salary histogram for Social Media in the UK excluding London

Social Media
Job Locations in the UK excluding London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Social Media within the UK excluding London region over the 6 months to 16 April 2024. 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
Jobs
South East +150 209 £32,500 -27.78% 81
North of England +66 121 £39,500 -60.50% 134
Midlands +88 87 £35,000 -20.00% 60
North West +57 66 £40,000 -55.56% 94
West Midlands +85 55 £30,000 -29.41% 33
East of England +55 50 £26,000 -5.45% 49
Yorkshire +53 46 £37,500 -62.50% 37
Scotland -38 39 £55,000 +49.04% 11
Wales +33 34 £37,500 +6.38% 14
East Midlands +15 32 £39,000 - 27
South West +15 31 £31,778 -9.21% 53
Northern Ireland - 11 £42,000 - 1
North East - 9 £39,500 - 5
Social Media
UK

Social Media
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in the UK excluding London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 44 (7.56%) WordPress
2 42 (7.22%) CMS
3 7 (1.20%) SharePoint
4 4 (0.69%) Drupal
5 3 (0.52%) Headless CMS
5 3 (0.52%) Microsoft Exchange
6 2 (0.34%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 65 (11.17%) Microsoft Office
2 61 (10.48%) Photoshop
3 51 (8.76%) Adobe Illustrator
4 44 (7.56%) Microsoft Excel
5 42 (7.22%) InDesign
6 37 (6.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 36 (6.19%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 21 (3.61%) Adobe After Effects
9 17 (2.92%) Adobe Premiere
10 5 (0.86%) Trello
11 4 (0.69%) Adobe XD
12 3 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
13 2 (0.34%) Avid Media Composer
13 2 (0.34%) CorelDRAW
13 2 (0.34%) Sketch
14 1 (0.17%) Acrobat
14 1 (0.17%) Adobe Captivate
14 1 (0.17%) Blender
14 1 (0.17%) CINEMA 4D
14 1 (0.17%) SketchUp
Business Applications
1 7 (1.20%) Magento
2 5 (0.86%) Shopify
3 3 (0.52%) Sage 200
4 1 (0.17%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 128 (21.99%) Azure
2 68 (11.68%) Entra ID
3 34 (5.84%) Google Analytics
4 21 (3.61%) Microsoft 365
5 19 (3.26%) Canva
6 12 (2.06%) Google Ads
7 11 (1.89%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 9 (1.55%) MailChimp
9 5 (0.86%) ChatGPT
9 5 (0.86%) SaaS
10 4 (0.69%) Power Platform
11 3 (0.52%) Figma
11 3 (0.52%) Google Tag Manager
12 2 (0.34%) Google Workspace
12 2 (0.34%) Miro
12 2 (0.34%) PowerApps
12 2 (0.34%) Squarespace
13 1 (0.17%) Google Data Studio
13 1 (0.17%) Google Docs
13 1 (0.17%) Zapier
Communications & Networking
1 92 (15.81%) Broadband
2 67 (11.51%) 5G
3 14 (2.41%) Internet
4 10 (1.72%) Wi-Fi
5 7 (1.20%) Intranet
5 7 (1.20%) Unified Communications
5 7 (1.20%) VoIP
6 2 (0.34%) DNS
7 1 (0.17%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (5.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (0.52%) Azure SQL Database
2 3 (0.52%) MySQL
2 3 (0.52%) Power BI
3 2 (0.34%) Amazon Redshift
3 2 (0.34%) Big Data
3 2 (0.34%) Metadata
3 2 (0.34%) Tableau
4 1 (0.17%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (1.03%) JIRA
2 3 (0.52%) WiX
3 2 (0.34%) Cypress.io
General
1 305 (52.41%) Marketing
2 174 (29.90%) Social Skills
3 122 (20.96%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 111 (19.07%) Analytical Skills
5 79 (13.57%) Finance
6 61 (10.48%) Advertising
7 56 (9.62%) Organisational Skills
8 42 (7.22%) Retail
9 24 (4.12%) Games
10 20 (3.44%) Brand Awareness
11 19 (3.26%) Multimedia
12 17 (2.92%) German Language
13 14 (2.41%) Law
14 12 (2.06%) Legal
14 12 (2.06%) Telecoms
15 11 (1.89%) General Ledger
16 10 (1.72%) Publishing
17 7 (1.20%) Influencing Skills
18 5 (0.86%) French Language
18 5 (0.86%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 74 (12.71%) Senior
2 67 (11.51%) Linux Specialist
2 67 (11.51%) Technical Specialist
3 66 (11.34%) Designer
4 63 (10.82%) Developer
5 50 (8.59%) Graphic Designer
6 46 (7.90%) .NET Developer
7 41 (7.04%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
8 38 (6.53%) Senior Linux Specialist
8 38 (6.53%) Senior Technical Specialist
8 38 (6.53%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
9 37 (6.36%) Social Media Developer
10 27 (4.64%) Analyst
10 27 (4.64%) Communications Manager
11 20 (3.44%) Graduate
12 18 (3.09%) Administrator
13 16 (2.75%) Financial Analyst
14 14 (2.41%) Junior
15 13 (2.23%) Digital Executive
16 12 (2.06%) Marketing Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (8.42%) .NET
2 46 (7.90%) .NET Framework
2 46 (7.90%) ASP.NET Web API
2 46 (7.90%) Entity Framework
3 35 (6.01%) AngularJS
4 33 (5.67%) .NET Core
5 32 (5.50%) HTML
6 30 (5.15%) ASP.NET
6 30 (5.15%) ASP.NET MVC
6 30 (5.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 26 (4.47%) CSS
8 10 (1.72%) React
9 5 (0.86%) HTML5
9 5 (0.86%) Redux
10 4 (0.69%) jQuery
10 4 (0.69%) Sass
10 4 (0.69%) Vue
11 2 (0.34%) Ajax
11 2 (0.34%) LESS
11 2 (0.34%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 67 (11.51%) Blog
2 59 (10.14%) Graphic Design
3 41 (7.04%) Self-Motivation
4 39 (6.70%) Photography
5 33 (5.67%) BBC
6 23 (3.95%) Onboarding
7 20 (3.44%) Driving Licence
8 18 (3.09%) Analytical Mindset
9 15 (2.58%) Video Editing
10 13 (2.23%) Animation
11 12 (2.06%) NHS
12 8 (1.37%) Motion Graphics
13 7 (1.20%) Taxonomies
14 6 (1.03%) Management Information System
15 5 (0.86%) Digital Media
15 5 (0.86%) Podcast
16 4 (0.69%) Algorithms
16 4 (0.69%) e-Learning
16 4 (0.69%) Media Streaming
16 4 (0.69%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 67 (11.51%) Linux
1 67 (11.51%) Ubuntu
2 22 (3.78%) Windows
3 11 (1.89%) Mac OS
3 11 (1.89%) Windows 10
3 11 (1.89%) Windows Vista
4 10 (1.72%) Android
4 10 (1.72%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.17%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (19.59%) CRM
2 97 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
3 89 (15.29%) Digital Marketing
4 77 (13.23%) SEO
5 73 (12.54%) Artificial Intelligence
6 68 (11.68%) Analytics
7 67 (11.51%) IT Strategy
7 67 (11.51%) Technology Strategy
8 54 (9.28%) Agile
9 50 (8.59%) E-Commerce
10 48 (8.25%) B2B
11 47 (8.08%) Project Management
12 46 (7.90%) Full Stack Development
12 46 (7.90%) Microservices
13 43 (7.39%) Customer Service
14 39 (6.70%) User Experience
15 36 (6.19%) Time Management
16 35 (6.01%) Problem-Solving
17 34 (5.84%) Marketing Strategy
18 33 (5.67%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 67 (11.51%) Bash
2 56 (9.62%) JavaScript
3 42 (7.22%) C#
4 12 (2.06%) Python
5 10 (1.72%) SQL
6 5 (0.86%) TypeScript
7 3 (0.52%) T-SQL
7 3 (0.52%) VBA
8 2 (0.34%) R
9 1 (0.17%) Java
9 1 (0.17%) PHP
Qualifications
1 102 (17.53%) Degree
2 33 (5.67%) DBS Check
3 11 (1.89%) ACCA
3 11 (1.89%) CIMA
3 11 (1.89%) Computer Science Degree
4 10 (1.72%) CCNA
4 10 (1.72%) CCNA CyberOps
4 10 (1.72%) CCNP
4 10 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (0.69%) Security Cleared
6 3 (0.52%) Master's Degree
7 2 (0.34%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.17%) NVQ Level 4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.06%) Accessibility
2 2 (0.34%) Actionable Recommendations
2 2 (0.34%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (0.34%) GDPR
3 1 (0.17%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.17%) QA
System Software
1 68 (11.68%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 67 (11.51%) Jamf Pro
1 67 (11.51%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (0.17%) Core Impact
Vendors
1 159 (27.32%) Microsoft
2 83 (14.26%) Adobe
3 79 (13.57%) Google
4 72 (12.37%) Facebook
5 67 (11.51%) CyberArk
5 67 (11.51%) Tanium
6 35 (6.01%) Apple
7 33 (5.67%) Sony
7 33 (5.67%) Yahoo!
8 28 (4.81%) SAP
9 25 (4.30%) Instagram
10 19 (3.26%) YouTube
11 16 (2.75%) TikTok
11 16 (2.75%) Twitter
12 13 (2.23%) Sage
13 12 (2.06%) HubSpot
13 12 (2.06%) Salesforce
14 11 (1.89%) CA
15 10 (1.72%) Cisco
16 9 (1.55%) Ahrefs