Period
to 20 November 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Social Networking
UK
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 896 884 855
Rank change year-on-year -12 -29 -63
Permanent jobs citing Social Network 297 342 477
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.17% 0.18% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.38% 0.45% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 270 312 419
UK median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £75,250 £68,625 £70,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% -16.67% +20.00%

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 77349 76453 91776
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.03% 40.87% 41.96%
Number of salaries quoted 58327 62791 73520
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 £27,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

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 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Social Network in the UK

Social Network
Top 12 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 20 November 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 -5 283 £45,000 -10.00% 15
London -17 166 £55,000 - 4
UK excluding London +3 127 £40,000 +6.67% 12
East of England +39 46 £35,000 -30.00% 2
North of England +3 41 £42,500 +41.67% 4
North West -11 31 £42,500 +41.67% 3
South East -14 16 £42,500 -22.73% 4
Midlands +12 14 £35,000 -12.50%
Yorkshire +4 10 £40,000 +100.00% 1
Scotland -14 10 £32,500 -18.75% 1
West Midlands +1 8 £42,500 +6.25%
East Midlands - 6 £35,000 -

For the 6 months to 20 November 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.

1 230 (77.44%) Agile Software Development
2 205 (69.02%) TDD
3 199 (67.00%) .NET
4 194 (65.32%) C#
5 192 (64.65%) SQL Server
6 123 (41.41%) ASP.NET
7 119 (40.07%) MVC
8 112 (37.71%) Scrum
9 110 (37.04%) SDLC
10 103 (34.68%) WCF
11 102 (34.34%) ASP.NET MVC
12 101 (34.01%) WPF
12 101 (34.01%) Web Application Development
13 100 (33.67%) Node.js
13 100 (33.67%) NUnit
14 99 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 98 (33.00%) SQL Server 2016
15 98 (33.00%) OO
16 97 (32.66%) NoSQL
17 96 (32.32%) Git (software)
18 90 (30.30%) Finance
19 88 (29.63%) JavaScript
19 88 (29.63%) ASP.NET Web API
20 87 (29.29%) RESTful
21 82 (27.61%) HTML
22 79 (26.60%) Twitter
23 75 (25.25%) Facebook
23 75 (25.25%) .NET Framework
24 74 (24.92%) BDD
25 73 (24.58%) Rhino Mocks

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 16 (5.39%) CMS
1 16 (5.39%) IIS
2 8 (2.69%) SAS
2 8 (2.69%) WordPress
3 6 (2.02%) Apache Spark
3 6 (2.02%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (2.02%) Tomcat
4 5 (1.68%) Telligent Community
5 3 (1.01%) NServiceBus
6 2 (0.67%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.67%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.67%) Umbraco
7 1 (0.34%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (2.69%) SPSS
2 5 (1.68%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.67%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (1.35%) WebTrends
2 3 (1.01%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 18 (6.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (5.05%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (2.02%) GitHub
4 2 (0.67%) MailChimp
5 1 (0.34%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (0.34%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (0.34%) Google Play
5 1 (0.34%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.01%) Internet
2 2 (0.67%) IPv4
3 1 (0.34%) LAN
3 1 (0.34%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (0.34%) Unified Communications
3 1 (0.34%) VoIP
3 1 (0.34%) WebEx
3 1 (0.34%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 192 (64.65%) SQL Server
2 98 (33.00%) SQL Server 2016
3 97 (32.66%) NoSQL
4 71 (23.91%) SQL Server 2014
5 28 (9.43%) MySQL
6 23 (7.74%) Big Data
7 17 (5.72%) Hadoop
7 17 (5.72%) HBase
8 14 (4.71%) Redis
9 9 (3.03%) MongoDB
10 8 (2.69%) Pentaho
10 8 (2.69%) Spotfire
11 7 (2.36%) Data Mining
11 7 (2.36%) Text Mining
12 6 (2.02%) PostgreSQL
13 5 (1.68%) CouchDB
14 4 (1.35%) Power BI
15 3 (1.01%) Apache Hive
15 3 (1.01%) IBM InfoSphere
15 3 (1.01%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 100 (33.67%) NUnit
2 96 (32.32%) Git (software)
3 73 (24.58%) Rhino Mocks
4 70 (23.57%) MSTest
5 43 (14.48%) Moq
6 30 (10.10%) Subversion
7 6 (2.02%) Octopus Deploy
8 4 (1.35%) Mocha
8 4 (1.35%) Selenium
8 4 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
8 4 (1.35%) webpack
9 3 (1.01%) Grunt
9 3 (1.01%) gulp
9 3 (1.01%) PhantomJS
9 3 (1.01%) Visual Studio
10 2 (0.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (0.67%) Jenkins
10 2 (0.67%) JIRA
10 2 (0.67%) TeamCity
10 2 (0.67%) WebSharper
General
1 90 (30.30%) Finance
2 24 (8.08%) Marketing
3 10 (3.37%) Telecoms
4 6 (2.02%) Games
5 5 (1.68%) Retail
6 4 (1.35%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.67%) Banking
7 2 (0.67%) Publishing
8 1 (0.34%) Advertising
8 1 (0.34%) Billing
8 1 (0.34%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 231 (77.78%) Developer
2 184 (61.95%) .NET Developer
3 107 (36.03%) C# Developer
4 105 (35.35%) C# .NET Developer
5 64 (21.55%) C# WPF Developer
5 64 (21.55%) WPF Developer
6 33 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
7 31 (10.44%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 17 (5.72%) Java Developer
9 16 (5.39%) Architect
10 11 (3.70%) Senior Developer
11 9 (3.03%) Technical Architect
12 8 (2.69%) Analyst
13 7 (2.36%) Data Scientist
13 7 (2.36%) Technical Leader
13 7 (2.36%) Web Developer
14 6 (2.02%) Analytics Manager
14 6 (2.02%) Data Analytics Manager
14 6 (2.02%) Lead Architect
14 6 (2.02%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 199 (67.00%) .NET
2 123 (41.41%) ASP.NET
3 103 (34.68%) WCF
4 102 (34.34%) ASP.NET MVC
5 101 (34.01%) WPF
6 100 (33.67%) Node.js
7 99 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 88 (29.63%) ASP.NET Web API
9 87 (29.29%) RESTful
10 82 (27.61%) HTML
11 75 (25.25%) .NET Framework
12 73 (24.58%) Castle Windsor
13 69 (23.23%) Code First Entity Framework
13 69 (23.23%) Entity Framework
14 68 (22.90%) Ninject
14 68 (22.90%) Spring.NET
14 68 (22.90%) Unity DI Container
15 61 (20.54%) WinForms
16 49 (16.50%) HTML5
17 48 (16.16%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 68 (22.90%) Enterprise Software
2 18 (6.06%) Mobile App
3 13 (4.38%) User Experience
4 12 (4.04%) Analytical Skills
5 9 (3.03%) Computer Science
5 9 (3.03%) Management Information System
5 9 (3.03%) Social Media
6 7 (2.36%) Greenfield Project
7 6 (2.02%) Data Centre
8 4 (1.35%) Enterprise Cloud
8 4 (1.35%) Fintech
8 4 (1.35%) Virtual Team
9 3 (1.01%) Clustering
9 3 (1.01%) FMCG
10 2 (0.67%) 3D Graphics
10 2 (0.67%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.67%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.34%) e-Learning
11 1 (0.34%) New Media
11 1 (0.34%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 65 (21.89%) Windows
2 4 (1.35%) Android
3 3 (1.01%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.67%) Linux
4 2 (0.67%) Windows 10
4 2 (0.67%) Windows 7
4 2 (0.67%) Windows 8
4 2 (0.67%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.34%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 230 (77.44%) Agile Software Development
2 205 (69.02%) TDD
3 119 (40.07%) MVC
4 112 (37.71%) Scrum
5 110 (37.04%) SDLC
6 101 (34.01%) Web Application Development
7 98 (33.00%) OO
8 74 (24.92%) BDD
9 71 (23.91%) Continuous Integration
10 68 (22.90%) Dependency Injection
10 68 (22.90%) Inversion of Control
10 68 (22.90%) Kanban
10 68 (22.90%) MVVM
11 30 (10.10%) Analytics
12 23 (7.74%) Visualisation
13 18 (6.06%) Microservices
13 18 (6.06%) Open Source
14 16 (5.39%) E-Commerce
15 15 (5.05%) Data Visualisation
16 14 (4.71%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 194 (65.32%) C#
2 88 (29.63%) JavaScript
3 69 (23.23%) Ruby
4 45 (15.15%) SQL
5 30 (10.10%) T-SQL
6 24 (8.08%) Java
7 17 (5.72%) Python
8 12 (4.04%) PHP
9 9 (3.03%) R
10 6 (2.02%) Clojure
11 4 (1.35%) C++
11 4 (1.35%) PowerShell
11 4 (1.35%) Scala
12 2 (0.67%) Apple Swift
12 2 (0.67%) F#
12 2 (0.67%) Groovy
12 2 (0.67%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.34%) C
13 1 (0.34%) ES6
13 1 (0.34%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 19 (6.40%) Degree
2 4 (1.35%) ISEB
3 2 (0.67%) CTC Cleared
3 2 (0.67%) DV Cleared
3 2 (0.67%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.67%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.34%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.34%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.69%) Data Quality
2 7 (2.36%) QA
3 1 (0.34%) PMO
3 1 (0.34%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (1.68%) HDFS
2 2 (0.67%) Docker
2 2 (0.67%) Firmware
Vendors
1 79 (26.60%) Twitter
2 75 (25.25%) Facebook
3 19 (6.40%) Microsoft
4 11 (3.70%) Cloudera
4 11 (3.70%) Hortonworks
4 11 (3.70%) MapR
5 9 (3.03%) Oracle
6 8 (2.69%) Tableau
7 7 (2.36%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (1.35%) IBM
9 3 (1.01%) Google
9 3 (1.01%) Greenplum
10 2 (0.67%) Apple
10 2 (0.67%) EXASOL
10 2 (0.67%) Marketo
10 2 (0.67%) Netezza
11 1 (0.34%) Demandware
11 1 (0.34%) Intel
11 1 (0.34%) SAP