Period
to 19 January 2018

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 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Social Networking
UK
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 895 867 837
Rank change year-on-year -28 -30 -42
Permanent jobs citing Social Network 284 329 453
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.16% 0.19% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.39% 0.46% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 255 308 392
UK median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% -1.64% +1.67%
10th Percentile £32,500 £27,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £66,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% -11.11% +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 73,239 72,127 88,159
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.08% 40.78% 42.21%
Number of salaries quoted 56,716 59,180 71,039
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 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £81,250 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,505 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +0.01% +1.19% +5.00%

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 January 2018.

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 19 January 2018. 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 -33 267 £42,500 -10.53% 36
London -2 140 £55,000 - 16
UK excluding London -9 139 £37,500 -6.25% 22
North of England +1 45 £42,500 +41.67% 5
South East -24 39 £47,500 -5.00% 7
North West +1 38 £42,500 +41.67% 4
East of England +31 31 £35,000 -30.00% 5
Midlands +8 12 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Scotland -25 12 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Yorkshire +22 7 £40,000 +100.00% 1
West Midlands +8 6 £40,000 - 1
East Midlands - 6 £35,000 -

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, 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.

1 225 (79.23%) Agile Software Development
2 206 (72.54%) .NET
3 205 (72.18%) C#
4 202 (71.13%) SQL Server
5 199 (70.07%) TDD
6 139 (48.94%) ASP.NET
7 132 (46.48%) MVC
8 120 (42.25%) SDLC
9 116 (40.85%) Web Application Development
9 116 (40.85%) WCF
10 115 (40.49%) ASP.NET MVC
11 114 (40.14%) ASP.NET MVC 5
12 112 (39.44%) SQL Server 2016
12 112 (39.44%) OO
13 111 (39.08%) Scrum
13 111 (39.08%) Git (software)
14 109 (38.38%) Node.js
15 101 (35.56%) ASP.NET Web API
16 95 (33.45%) WPF
17 94 (33.10%) NUnit
17 94 (33.10%) RESTful
17 94 (33.10%) NoSQL
18 93 (32.75%) .NET Framework
19 88 (30.99%) BDD
20 86 (30.28%) JavaScript
21 84 (29.58%) Ruby
21 84 (29.58%) Entity Framework
21 84 (29.58%) Code First Entity Framework
22 82 (28.87%) Finance
23 79 (27.82%) 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 19 (6.69%) IIS
2 16 (5.63%) CMS
3 7 (2.46%) SharePoint
3 7 (2.46%) WordPress
4 6 (2.11%) Apache Spark
5 5 (1.76%) Telligent Community
6 4 (1.41%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (1.06%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.70%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.35%) Apache
9 1 (0.35%) NServiceBus
Applications
1 9 (3.17%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.41%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.70%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (1.06%) WebTrends
2 1 (0.35%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (2.46%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.76%) GitHub
4 2 (0.70%) MailChimp
5 1 (0.35%) Amazon ElastiCache
5 1 (0.35%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 1 (0.35%) Google Play
5 1 (0.35%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.06%) IPv4
2 1 (0.35%) Internet
2 1 (0.35%) LAN
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
1 202 (71.13%) SQL Server
2 112 (39.44%) SQL Server 2016
3 94 (33.10%) NoSQL
4 66 (23.24%) SQL Server 2014
5 14 (4.93%) Big Data
5 14 (4.93%) MySQL
5 14 (4.93%) Redis
6 11 (3.87%) Data Mining
6 11 (3.87%) Text Mining
7 8 (2.82%) Hadoop
7 8 (2.82%) HBase
8 4 (1.41%) CouchDB
8 4 (1.41%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.70%) Amazon Redshift
9 2 (0.70%) Apache Hive
9 2 (0.70%) IBM BigInsights
9 2 (0.70%) IBM InfoSphere
9 2 (0.70%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.35%) Power BI
10 1 (0.35%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 111 (39.08%) Git (software)
2 94 (33.10%) NUnit
3 79 (27.82%) Rhino Mocks
4 64 (22.54%) MSTest
5 49 (17.25%) Moq
6 30 (10.56%) Subversion
7 7 (2.46%) Octopus Deploy
7 7 (2.46%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (1.76%) Maven
9 3 (1.06%) Mocha
9 3 (1.06%) Visual Studio
9 3 (1.06%) webpack
10 2 (0.70%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (0.70%) git-flow
10 2 (0.70%) Grunt
10 2 (0.70%) gulp
10 2 (0.70%) Selenium
10 2 (0.70%) WebSharper
11 1 (0.35%) Babel
11 1 (0.35%) JIRA
General
1 82 (28.87%) Finance
2 27 (9.51%) Marketing
3 11 (3.87%) Telecoms
4 7 (2.46%) Retail
5 4 (1.41%) Aerospace
5 4 (1.41%) Law
6 3 (1.06%) Banking
7 2 (0.70%) Games
7 2 (0.70%) Publishing
8 1 (0.35%) Advertising
8 1 (0.35%) Billing
8 1 (0.35%) Legal
8 1 (0.35%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 235 (82.75%) Developer
2 195 (68.66%) .NET Developer
3 102 (35.92%) C# Developer
4 100 (35.21%) C# .NET Developer
5 51 (17.96%) C# WPF Developer
5 51 (17.96%) WPF Developer
6 33 (11.62%) ASP.NET Developer
7 31 (10.92%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 15 (5.28%) Senior Developer
9 12 (4.23%) Java Developer
10 11 (3.87%) Data Scientist
11 10 (3.52%) Applications Developer
11 10 (3.52%) Web Developer
12 8 (2.82%) Architect
13 7 (2.46%) Analyst
13 7 (2.46%) Senior Applications Developer
13 7 (2.46%) Senior Web Applications Developer
13 7 (2.46%) Senior Web Developer
13 7 (2.46%) Web Applications Developer
14 6 (2.11%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 206 (72.54%) .NET
2 139 (48.94%) ASP.NET
3 116 (40.85%) WCF
4 115 (40.49%) ASP.NET MVC
5 114 (40.14%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 109 (38.38%) Node.js
7 101 (35.56%) ASP.NET Web API
8 95 (33.45%) WPF
9 94 (33.10%) RESTful
10 93 (32.75%) .NET Framework
11 84 (29.58%) Code First Entity Framework
11 84 (29.58%) Entity Framework
12 79 (27.82%) Castle Windsor
13 73 (25.70%) HTML
14 64 (22.54%) Ninject
14 64 (22.54%) Spring.NET
14 64 (22.54%) Unity DI Container
15 58 (20.42%) WinForms
16 48 (16.90%) Ajax
17 41 (14.44%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 64 (22.54%) Enterprise Software
2 18 (6.34%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (6.34%) Mobile App
3 15 (5.28%) Management Information System
4 13 (4.58%) User Experience
5 11 (3.87%) Computer Science
6 7 (2.46%) Social Media
7 6 (2.11%) Data Centre
7 6 (2.11%) Fintech
8 5 (1.76%) Greenfield Project
9 4 (1.41%) Algorithms
10 2 (0.70%) 3D Graphics
10 2 (0.70%) Blog
10 2 (0.70%) e-Learning
11 1 (0.35%) Animation
11 1 (0.35%) Clustering
11 1 (0.35%) CMDB
11 1 (0.35%) FMCG
11 1 (0.35%) Graphic Design
11 1 (0.35%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 62 (21.83%) Windows
2 4 (1.41%) Apple iOS
3 3 (1.06%) Android
3 3 (1.06%) Windows 10
3 3 (1.06%) Windows 7
3 3 (1.06%) Windows 8
3 3 (1.06%) Windows Server
3 3 (1.06%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (1.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.35%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 225 (79.23%) Agile Software Development
2 199 (70.07%) TDD
3 132 (46.48%) MVC
4 120 (42.25%) SDLC
5 116 (40.85%) Web Application Development
6 112 (39.44%) OO
7 111 (39.08%) Scrum
8 88 (30.99%) BDD
9 67 (23.59%) Continuous Integration
10 64 (22.54%) Dependency Injection
10 64 (22.54%) Inversion of Control
10 64 (22.54%) Kanban
10 64 (22.54%) MVVM
11 28 (9.86%) Analytics
12 19 (6.69%) CRM
13 17 (5.99%) Content Management
13 17 (5.99%) Data Visualisation
13 17 (5.99%) Visualisation
14 13 (4.58%) Microservices
14 13 (4.58%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 205 (72.18%) C#
2 86 (30.28%) JavaScript
3 84 (29.58%) Ruby
4 36 (12.68%) SQL
5 30 (10.56%) T-SQL
6 22 (7.75%) Java
7 9 (3.17%) PHP
8 8 (2.82%) Python
9 7 (2.46%) PowerShell
10 6 (2.11%) Scala
11 4 (1.41%) Apple Swift
11 4 (1.41%) Objective-C
12 3 (1.06%) C++
12 3 (1.06%) ES6
12 3 (1.06%) R
13 2 (0.70%) Clojure
13 2 (0.70%) F#
14 1 (0.35%) Apex Code
14 1 (0.35%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.35%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 24 (8.45%) Degree
2 4 (1.41%) SC Cleared
2 4 (1.41%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.35%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.70%) QA
2 1 (0.35%) PMO
2 1 (0.35%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (1.76%) Docker
2 3 (1.06%) Firmware
3 2 (0.70%) HDFS
Vendors
1 72 (25.35%) Twitter
2 68 (23.94%) Facebook
3 26 (9.15%) Microsoft
4 8 (2.82%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (1.41%) Oracle
6 3 (1.06%) Google
6 3 (1.06%) IBM
7 2 (0.70%) Cloudera
7 2 (0.70%) EXASOL
7 2 (0.70%) Greenplum
7 2 (0.70%) Hortonworks
7 2 (0.70%) MapR
7 2 (0.70%) Marketo
7 2 (0.70%) Netezza
8 1 (0.35%) Apple
8 1 (0.35%) Demandware
8 1 (0.35%) Intel
8 1 (0.35%) SAP