Period
to 19 August 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Network in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Social Network over the 6 months to 19 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Social Networking
UK
6 months to
19 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 909 889 734
Rank change year-on-year -20 -155 0
Permanent jobs citing Social Network 274 381 628
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.15% 0.19% 0.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.36% 0.46% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 257 344 569
UK median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26% -1.04%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,200
90th Percentile £83,750 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Social Network 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 with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 75705 82161 89580
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 42.79% 41.66% 41.21%
Number of salaries quoted 57774 67209 71350
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Social Network
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Social Network as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Social Network in the UK

Social Network
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Social Network in the UK

Social Network
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Social Network over the 6 months to 19 August 2017.

Salary histogram for Social Network in the UK

Social Network
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Social Network within the UK over the 6 months to 19 August 2017. 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
England -31 258 £50,000 - 18
London -29 165 £55,000 -4.35% 12
UK excluding London +12 94 £42,500 +6.25% 7
East of England +23 33 £52,500 +5.00% 2
North of England -32 29 £40,000 - 3
North West -37 23 £40,000 - 2
South East +31 22 £45,000 -14.29%
Midlands +10 8 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Yorkshire +18 6 £35,000 +75.00% 1
West Midlands +2 6 £41,250 +3.13%
East Midlands - 2 £35,000 - 1
Scotland +13 1 £32,500 -18.75% 1
South West -5 1 £24,000 -64.44%

For the 6 months to 19 August 2017, IT jobs citing Social Network also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Social Network.

1 196 (71.53%) Agile Software Development
2 184 (67.15%) TDD
3 165 (60.22%) .NET
4 163 (59.49%) C#
5 160 (58.39%) SQL Server
6 108 (39.42%) WPF
7 107 (39.05%) NUnit
8 106 (38.69%) Scrum
9 98 (35.77%) Finance
10 86 (31.39%) MVC
11 83 (30.29%) SQL Server 2014
12 82 (29.93%) ASP.NET
13 81 (29.56%) MSTest
14 79 (28.83%) ASP.NET MVC
14 79 (28.83%) Facebook
14 79 (28.83%) Twitter
15 78 (28.47%) WCF
16 77 (28.10%) JavaScript
17 76 (27.74%) Continuous Integration
18 75 (27.37%) Kanban
18 75 (27.37%) Spring.NET
18 75 (27.37%) Dependency Injection
18 75 (27.37%) Inversion of Control
18 75 (27.37%) MVVM
18 75 (27.37%) Ninject
18 75 (27.37%) Enterprise Software
18 75 (27.37%) Unity DI Container
19 74 (27.01%) Node.js
19 74 (27.01%) HTML
20 73 (26.64%) SDLC

Social Network
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (4.01%) SAS
2 10 (3.65%) CMS
3 8 (2.92%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (2.55%) NServiceBus
5 6 (2.19%) Apache Spark
5 6 (2.19%) Tomcat
5 6 (2.19%) Umbraco
6 5 (1.82%) SharePoint
7 4 (1.46%) Tornado
8 3 (1.09%) IIS
8 3 (1.09%) WordPress
9 2 (0.73%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.36%) Confluence
10 1 (0.36%) Kentico
10 1 (0.36%) Telligent Community
Applications
1 11 (4.01%) SPSS
2 5 (1.82%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.36%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.46%) Magento
2 2 (0.73%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 16 (5.84%) GitHub
2 9 (3.28%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.82%) Office 365
4 3 (1.09%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.01%) Internet
2 1 (0.36%) DHCP
2 1 (0.36%) DNS
2 1 (0.36%) Intranet
2 1 (0.36%) LAN
2 1 (0.36%) LDAP
2 1 (0.36%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (0.36%) Unified Communications
2 1 (0.36%) VoIP
2 1 (0.36%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 160 (58.39%) SQL Server
2 83 (30.29%) SQL Server 2014
3 71 (25.91%) NoSQL
4 68 (24.82%) SQL Server 2016
5 24 (8.76%) Big Data
6 23 (8.39%) Hadoop
7 20 (7.30%) MySQL
8 15 (5.47%) HBase
9 14 (5.11%) MongoDB
10 11 (4.01%) Pentaho
10 11 (4.01%) Spotfire
11 10 (3.65%) Apache Hive
11 10 (3.65%) Data Mining
12 7 (2.55%) Neo4j
12 7 (2.55%) PostgreSQL
12 7 (2.55%) SQL Server 2008
12 7 (2.55%) SQL Server 2012
13 6 (2.19%) CouchDB
13 6 (2.19%) Text Mining
14 5 (1.82%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 107 (39.05%) NUnit
2 81 (29.56%) MSTest
3 68 (24.82%) Rhino Mocks
4 63 (22.99%) Git (software)
5 42 (15.33%) Moq
6 27 (9.85%) Subversion
7 10 (3.65%) Selenium
8 8 (2.92%) gulp
9 7 (2.55%) Grunt
9 7 (2.55%) PhantomJS
10 6 (2.19%) Octopus Deploy
10 6 (2.19%) TeamCity
11 5 (1.82%) Mocha
12 4 (1.46%) Jenkins
13 3 (1.09%) Babel
13 3 (1.09%) Bower
13 3 (1.09%) JIRA
13 3 (1.09%) Karma Test Runner
13 3 (1.09%) webpack
14 2 (0.73%) SoapUI
General
1 98 (35.77%) Finance
2 19 (6.93%) Marketing
3 12 (4.38%) Games
4 10 (3.65%) Telecoms
5 8 (2.92%) Retail
6 5 (1.82%) Billing
7 4 (1.46%) Aerospace
7 4 (1.46%) Publishing
8 2 (0.73%) Back Office
9 1 (0.36%) Advertising
9 1 (0.36%) Banking
9 1 (0.36%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.36%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 205 (74.82%) Developer
2 150 (54.74%) .NET Developer
3 111 (40.51%) C# Developer
4 105 (38.32%) C# .NET Developer
5 75 (27.37%) C# WPF Developer
5 75 (27.37%) WPF Developer
6 29 (10.58%) ASP.NET Developer
6 29 (10.58%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 14 (5.11%) Full Stack Developer
8 12 (4.38%) Java Developer
9 10 (3.65%) Architect
9 10 (3.65%) Data Scientist
10 9 (3.28%) Data Manager
11 8 (2.92%) Analytics Manager
11 8 (2.92%) Consultant
11 8 (2.92%) Data Analytics Manager
11 8 (2.92%) JavaScript Developer
11 8 (2.92%) Technical Architect
11 8 (2.92%) Technical Leader
12 7 (2.55%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 165 (60.22%) .NET
2 108 (39.42%) WPF
3 82 (29.93%) ASP.NET
4 79 (28.83%) ASP.NET MVC
5 78 (28.47%) WCF
6 75 (27.37%) Ninject
6 75 (27.37%) Spring.NET
6 75 (27.37%) Unity DI Container
7 74 (27.01%) HTML
7 74 (27.01%) Node.js
8 72 (26.28%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 68 (24.82%) Castle Windsor
10 61 (22.26%) HTML5
11 60 (21.90%) RESTful
12 59 (21.53%) WinForms
13 52 (18.98%) ASP.NET Web API
14 46 (16.79%) CSS
15 44 (16.06%) .NET Framework
15 44 (16.06%) Code First Entity Framework
15 44 (16.06%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 75 (27.37%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (5.47%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (4.74%) Social Media
4 12 (4.38%) Mobile App
5 11 (4.01%) Computer Science
6 8 (2.92%) e-Learning
6 8 (2.92%) User Experience
7 7 (2.55%) Clustering
7 7 (2.55%) Greenfield Project
8 6 (2.19%) Data Centre
8 6 (2.19%) Management Information System
8 6 (2.19%) N-Tier
9 5 (1.82%) Algorithms
10 4 (1.46%) Enterprise Cloud
10 4 (1.46%) Virtual Team
11 2 (0.73%) FMCG
11 2 (0.73%) Video Conferencing
12 1 (0.36%) Animation
12 1 (0.36%) CMDB
12 1 (0.36%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 64 (23.36%) Windows
2 5 (1.82%) Android
3 4 (1.46%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.73%) Linux
4 2 (0.73%) Mac OS X
4 2 (0.73%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.36%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.36%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.36%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.36%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 196 (71.53%) Agile Software Development
2 184 (67.15%) TDD
3 106 (38.69%) Scrum
4 86 (31.39%) MVC
5 76 (27.74%) Continuous Integration
6 75 (27.37%) Dependency Injection
6 75 (27.37%) Inversion of Control
6 75 (27.37%) Kanban
6 75 (27.37%) MVVM
7 73 (26.64%) SDLC
8 71 (25.91%) OO
8 71 (25.91%) Web Application Development
9 51 (18.61%) BDD
10 35 (12.77%) Analytics
11 31 (11.31%) Visualisation
12 30 (10.95%) Open Source
13 20 (7.30%) Data Visualisation
14 17 (6.20%) Web Development
15 15 (5.47%) Data Analytics
16 13 (4.74%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 163 (59.49%) C#
2 77 (28.10%) JavaScript
3 44 (16.06%) Ruby
3 44 (16.06%) SQL
4 26 (9.49%) Python
4 26 (9.49%) T-SQL
5 23 (8.39%) Java
6 11 (4.01%) R
7 10 (3.65%) Clojure
8 7 (2.55%) C++
8 7 (2.55%) PHP
9 3 (1.09%) Bash Shell
9 3 (1.09%) ES6
10 2 (0.73%) Apple Swift
10 2 (0.73%) Groovy
10 2 (0.73%) Objective-C
11 1 (0.36%) C
11 1 (0.36%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 7 (2.55%) Degree
2 5 (1.82%) SC Cleared
2 5 (1.82%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.46%) ISEB
4 2 (0.73%) CTC Cleared
4 2 (0.73%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.36%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.36%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.01%) Data Quality
2 8 (2.92%) QA
3 1 (0.36%) PMO
3 1 (0.36%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (2.92%) HDFS
2 1 (0.36%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.36%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 79 (28.83%) Facebook
1 79 (28.83%) Twitter
2 17 (6.20%) Cloudera
2 17 (6.20%) Hortonworks
2 17 (6.20%) MapR
3 12 (4.38%) Oracle
4 11 (4.01%) Tableau
5 7 (2.55%) IBM
5 7 (2.55%) Microsoft
6 5 (1.82%) Greenplum
7 3 (1.09%) Google
8 2 (0.73%) Apple
9 1 (0.36%) Citrix
9 1 (0.36%) Intel
9 1 (0.36%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (0.36%) VMware