Period
to 22 January 2021

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 22 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Social Networking
UK
6 months to
22 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 705 813 901
Rank change year-on-year +108 +88 +5
Permanent jobs citing Social Network 58 213 237
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.091% 0.17% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.24% 0.44% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 7 101 183
Median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +25.00% -5.88% -
10th Percentile £38,500 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £60,500 £72,500 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +25.00% - -

Social Network 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 with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 24,571 48,517 60,052
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.37% 38.48% 39.55%
Number of salaries quoted 19,121 37,731 46,323
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £29,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £93,750 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.78% - +4.65%

Social Network
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Social Network in the UK

Social Network
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Social Network.

Salary trend for Social Network in the UK

Social Network
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Social Network over the 6 months to 22 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Social Network in the UK

Social Network
Top 4 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 22 January 2021. 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 +99 58 £50,000 +25.00% 16
London +108 54 £52,500 -4.55% 6
UK excluding London +136 4 £50,000 +25.00% 11
South West +77 4 £50,000 -

For the 6 months to 22 January 2021, IT jobs citing Social Network 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 with a requirement for Social Network.

1 54 (93.10%) Machine Learning
2 53 (91.38%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (87.93%) Banking
3 51 (87.93%) Asset Management
3 51 (87.93%) Finance
3 51 (87.93%) Java
3 51 (87.93%) Robotic Automation
3 51 (87.93%) Robotic Process Automation
4 48 (82.76%) Docker
5 46 (79.31%) Kubernetes
6 45 (77.59%) Continuous Improvement
7 42 (72.41%) Test Automation
8 34 (58.62%) GCP
8 34 (58.62%) Terraform
9 30 (51.72%) Ansible
9 30 (51.72%) Azure
9 30 (51.72%) AWS
9 30 (51.72%) DevOps
9 30 (51.72%) Go
10 25 (43.10%) C#
11 24 (41.38%) JavaScript
11 24 (41.38%) OO
11 24 (41.38%) Python
11 24 (41.38%) Configuration Management
11 24 (41.38%) TDD
11 24 (41.38%) Opscode Chef
11 24 (41.38%) Selenium
11 24 (41.38%) Cucumber
11 24 (41.38%) BDD
11 24 (41.38%) Puppet

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 4 (6.90%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.72%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 34 (58.62%) GCP
2 30 (51.72%) AWS
2 30 (51.72%) Azure
3 24 (41.38%) AWS CloudFormation
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (31.03%) NoSQL
1 18 (31.03%) RDBMS
1 18 (31.03%) Relational Database
2 4 (6.90%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (6.90%) Redis
Development Applications
1 24 (41.38%) Cucumber
1 24 (41.38%) Selenium
2 18 (31.03%) Git (software)
General
1 51 (87.93%) Banking
1 51 (87.93%) Finance
2 1 (1.72%) Games
2 1 (1.72%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (41.38%) DevOps Engineer
2 20 (34.48%) Developer
3 18 (31.03%) Digital Developer
3 18 (31.03%) Java Developer
4 6 (10.34%) Architect
4 6 (10.34%) Cloud Architect
4 6 (10.34%) Digital Architect
4 6 (10.34%) Senior Architect
4 6 (10.34%) Senior Cloud Architect
4 6 (10.34%) Senior Digital Architect
5 3 (5.17%) Head of Digital
5 3 (5.17%) Head of Engineering
6 2 (3.45%) Project Manager
7 1 (1.72%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (37.93%) GraphQL
1 22 (37.93%) RESTful
2 18 (31.03%) gRPC
2 18 (31.03%) Kafka
2 18 (31.03%) Spring
2 18 (31.03%) Spring Boot
3 4 (6.90%) Node.js
3 4 (6.90%) React Native
4 3 (5.17%) React
5 1 (1.72%) .NET
5 1 (1.72%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.34%) Cloud Native
2 1 (1.72%) Marketing Technology
2 1 (1.72%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.72%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.72%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (93.10%) Machine Learning
2 53 (91.38%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (87.93%) Asset Management
3 51 (87.93%) Robotic Automation
3 51 (87.93%) Robotic Process Automation
4 45 (77.59%) Continuous Improvement
5 42 (72.41%) Test Automation
6 30 (51.72%) DevOps
7 24 (41.38%) Auto-Scaling
7 24 (41.38%) BDD
7 24 (41.38%) Configuration Management
7 24 (41.38%) Continuous Delivery
7 24 (41.38%) OO
7 24 (41.38%) SDLC
7 24 (41.38%) TDD
8 22 (37.93%) Microservices
9 18 (31.03%) API Development
9 18 (31.03%) Domain-Driven Design
10 6 (10.34%) Storage Management
10 6 (10.34%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 51 (87.93%) Java
2 30 (51.72%) Go
3 25 (43.10%) C#
4 24 (41.38%) JavaScript
4 24 (41.38%) Python
5 18 (31.03%) Java 8
5 18 (31.03%) Scala
5 18 (31.03%) Shell Script
6 4 (6.90%) TypeScript
7 3 (5.17%) C
8 1 (1.72%) Apple Swift
8 1 (1.72%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 2 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.34%) NIST
2 2 (3.45%) PMO
System Software
1 48 (82.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 46 (79.31%) Kubernetes
2 34 (58.62%) Terraform
3 30 (51.72%) Ansible
4 24 (41.38%) Fortio
4 24 (41.38%) Istio
4 24 (41.38%) Kiali
4 24 (41.38%) Opscode Chef
4 24 (41.38%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (10.34%) Red Hat
2 4 (6.90%) Google
3 1 (1.72%) Microsoft