Period
to 19 October 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 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Social Networking
UK
6 months to
19 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 892 888 801
Rank change year-on-year -4 -87 -47
Permanent jobs citing Social Network 285 350 549
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.16% 0.18% 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.38% 0.45% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 262 317 494
UK median annual salary £46,250 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.50% +5.26% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £28,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £68,000 £72,125
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88% +13.33%

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 75523 78475 91297
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.25% 41.02% 41.62%
Number of salaries quoted 56691 64354 73128
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 £26,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £78,750
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 October 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 October 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 -41 271 £50,000 - 8
London -7 169 £55,000 - 2
UK excluding London +20 109 £40,000 - 7
East of England +38 42 £38,750 -22.50% 2
North of England -8 34 £42,500 +41.67% 2
North West -14 27 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Midlands +39 13 £35,000 -12.50% 1
South East -1 12 £43,750 -16.67% 1
West Midlands +5 8 £42,500 +6.25%
Yorkshire +27 7 £40,000 +100.00% 1
Scotland -2 7 £32,500 -18.75% 1
East Midlands - 5 £35,000 - 1
South West +11 1 £24,000 -26.15%

For the 6 months to 19 October 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.

1 217 (76.14%) Agile Software Development
2 199 (69.82%) TDD
3 183 (64.21%) .NET
4 178 (62.46%) C#
5 177 (62.11%) SQL Server
6 110 (38.60%) ASP.NET
7 106 (37.19%) MVC
8 104 (36.49%) Scrum
9 99 (34.74%) SDLC
10 98 (34.39%) Node.js
11 97 (34.04%) NUnit
11 97 (34.04%) WPF
12 93 (32.63%) JavaScript
13 91 (31.93%) HTML
13 91 (31.93%) WCF
13 91 (31.93%) ASP.NET MVC
14 88 (30.88%) Web Application Development
15 87 (30.53%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 87 (30.53%) OO
16 86 (30.18%) Finance
17 85 (29.82%) SQL Server 2016
17 85 (29.82%) NoSQL
18 83 (29.12%) Git (software)
19 78 (27.37%) ASP.NET Web API
20 75 (26.32%) RESTful
21 74 (25.96%) Twitter
22 71 (24.91%) Facebook
23 70 (24.56%) SQL Server 2014
24 69 (24.21%) MSTest
25 67 (23.51%) Continuous Integration

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 17 (5.96%) CMS
2 15 (5.26%) IIS
3 8 (2.81%) SAS
4 7 (2.46%) Elasticsearch
4 7 (2.46%) Tomcat
5 6 (2.11%) WordPress
6 5 (1.75%) Apache Spark
6 5 (1.75%) Telligent Community
7 4 (1.40%) NServiceBus
7 4 (1.40%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.35%) Apache
8 1 (0.35%) Kentico
8 1 (0.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (2.81%) SPSS
2 4 (1.40%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.40%) Magento
1 4 (1.40%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 17 (5.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (4.21%) GitHub
4 3 (1.05%) npm
5 2 (0.70%) MailChimp
6 1 (0.35%) Amazon ElastiCache
6 1 (0.35%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (0.35%) Google Play
6 1 (0.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.11%) Internet
2 1 (0.35%) DHCP
2 1 (0.35%) DNS
2 1 (0.35%) Intranet
2 1 (0.35%) LAN
2 1 (0.35%) LDAP
2 1 (0.35%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (0.35%) Unified Communications
2 1 (0.35%) VoIP
2 1 (0.35%) WebEx
2 1 (0.35%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 177 (62.11%) SQL Server
2 85 (29.82%) NoSQL
2 85 (29.82%) SQL Server 2016
3 70 (24.56%) SQL Server 2014
4 30 (10.53%) MySQL
5 22 (7.72%) Big Data
6 18 (6.32%) Hadoop
6 18 (6.32%) HBase
7 14 (4.91%) Redis
8 10 (3.51%) MongoDB
9 8 (2.81%) Pentaho
9 8 (2.81%) Spotfire
10 7 (2.46%) CouchDB
11 6 (2.11%) Data Mining
11 6 (2.11%) PostgreSQL
11 6 (2.11%) Text Mining
12 5 (1.75%) Apache Hive
12 5 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
12 5 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
13 4 (1.40%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 97 (34.04%) NUnit
2 83 (29.12%) Git (software)
3 69 (24.21%) MSTest
4 65 (22.81%) Rhino Mocks
5 37 (12.98%) Moq
6 29 (10.18%) Subversion
7 7 (2.46%) Selenium
8 6 (2.11%) gulp
8 6 (2.11%) Mocha
9 5 (1.75%) Grunt
9 5 (1.75%) Octopus Deploy
10 4 (1.40%) Jenkins
10 4 (1.40%) PhantomJS
10 4 (1.40%) TeamCity
10 4 (1.40%) webpack
11 3 (1.05%) Babel
11 3 (1.05%) JIRA
11 3 (1.05%) Karma Test Runner
12 2 (0.70%) Visual Studio
13 1 (0.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 86 (30.18%) Finance
2 22 (7.72%) Marketing
3 10 (3.51%) Telecoms
4 8 (2.81%) Games
5 5 (1.75%) Retail
6 4 (1.40%) Aerospace
7 2 (0.70%) Publishing
8 1 (0.35%) Advertising
8 1 (0.35%) Billing
8 1 (0.35%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 217 (76.14%) Developer
2 170 (59.65%) .NET Developer
3 105 (36.84%) C# Developer
4 102 (35.79%) C# .NET Developer
5 65 (22.81%) C# WPF Developer
5 65 (22.81%) WPF Developer
6 33 (11.58%) ASP.NET Developer
7 31 (10.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 17 (5.96%) Architect
9 15 (5.26%) Java Developer
10 11 (3.86%) Full Stack Developer
11 10 (3.51%) Senior Developer
11 10 (3.51%) Technical Architect
12 9 (3.16%) Technical Leader
13 7 (2.46%) Analyst
13 7 (2.46%) Data Manager
13 7 (2.46%) Lead Architect
14 6 (2.11%) Analytics Manager
14 6 (2.11%) Data Analytics Manager
14 6 (2.11%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 183 (64.21%) .NET
2 110 (38.60%) ASP.NET
3 98 (34.39%) Node.js
4 97 (34.04%) WPF
5 91 (31.93%) ASP.NET MVC
5 91 (31.93%) HTML
5 91 (31.93%) WCF
6 87 (30.53%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 78 (27.37%) ASP.NET Web API
8 75 (26.32%) RESTful
9 65 (22.81%) Castle Windsor
9 65 (22.81%) Ninject
9 65 (22.81%) Spring.NET
9 65 (22.81%) Unity DI Container
10 60 (21.05%) .NET Framework
11 58 (20.35%) Code First Entity Framework
11 58 (20.35%) Entity Framework
11 58 (20.35%) HTML5
12 57 (20.00%) CSS
13 54 (18.95%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 65 (22.81%) Enterprise Software
2 21 (7.37%) Mobile App
3 15 (5.26%) User Experience
4 12 (4.21%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (2.81%) Computer Science
5 8 (2.81%) Greenfield Project
5 8 (2.81%) Social Media
6 6 (2.11%) Data Centre
6 6 (2.11%) Management Information System
7 5 (1.75%) e-Learning
8 4 (1.40%) Clustering
8 4 (1.40%) Enterprise Cloud
8 4 (1.40%) N-Tier
8 4 (1.40%) Virtual Team
9 3 (1.05%) FMCG
10 2 (0.70%) Fintech
11 1 (0.35%) CMDB
11 1 (0.35%) Driving Licence
11 1 (0.35%) iSeries
11 1 (0.35%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 58 (20.35%) Windows
2 3 (1.05%) Android
3 2 (0.70%) Apple iOS
3 2 (0.70%) Linux
3 2 (0.70%) Mac OS X
3 2 (0.70%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.35%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.35%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.35%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 217 (76.14%) Agile Software Development
2 199 (69.82%) TDD
3 106 (37.19%) MVC
4 104 (36.49%) Scrum
5 99 (34.74%) SDLC
6 88 (30.88%) Web Application Development
7 87 (30.53%) OO
8 67 (23.51%) Continuous Integration
9 65 (22.81%) Dependency Injection
9 65 (22.81%) Inversion of Control
9 65 (22.81%) Kanban
9 65 (22.81%) MVVM
10 64 (22.46%) BDD
11 29 (10.18%) Analytics
12 27 (9.47%) Open Source
13 22 (7.72%) Visualisation
14 18 (6.32%) E-Commerce
15 14 (4.91%) Data Visualisation
15 14 (4.91%) Microservices
15 14 (4.91%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 178 (62.46%) C#
2 93 (32.63%) JavaScript
3 58 (20.35%) Ruby
4 44 (15.44%) SQL
5 28 (9.82%) T-SQL
6 26 (9.12%) Java
7 19 (6.67%) Python
8 12 (4.21%) PHP
9 8 (2.81%) Clojure
9 8 (2.81%) R
10 6 (2.11%) C++
11 3 (1.05%) Bash Shell
11 3 (1.05%) ES6
11 3 (1.05%) Scala
12 2 (0.70%) Groovy
13 1 (0.35%) Apple Swift
13 1 (0.35%) F#
13 1 (0.35%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.35%) PHP 5
13 1 (0.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 17 (5.96%) Degree
2 4 (1.40%) ISEB
3 2 (0.70%) CTC Cleared
3 2 (0.70%) DV Cleared
3 2 (0.70%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.70%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.35%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.35%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.81%) Data Quality
2 7 (2.46%) QA
3 1 (0.35%) PMO
3 1 (0.35%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (2.46%) HDFS
2 1 (0.35%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.35%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.35%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 74 (25.96%) Twitter
2 71 (24.91%) Facebook
3 17 (5.96%) Microsoft
4 13 (4.56%) Cloudera
4 13 (4.56%) Hortonworks
4 13 (4.56%) MapR
5 12 (4.21%) Oracle
6 8 (2.81%) Tableau
7 6 (2.11%) IBM
8 4 (1.40%) Greenplum
8 4 (1.40%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (1.05%) Google
10 2 (0.70%) Apple
10 2 (0.70%) EXASOL
10 2 (0.70%) Marketo
10 2 (0.70%) Netezza
11 1 (0.35%) Citrix
11 1 (0.35%) Intel
11 1 (0.35%) VMware