Period
to 24 May 2020

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 24 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Social Networking
UK
6 months to
24 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 814 946 910
Rank change year-on-year +132 -36 -25
Permanent jobs citing Social Network 81 158 284
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.087% 0.11% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.22% 0.28% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 38 101 275
Median annual salary £35,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% -5.88% -
10th Percentile £30,525 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,250 £67,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - -5.88% +6.25%

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 36,021 56,844 66,787
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.79% 39.14% 38.73%
Number of salaries quoted 27,773 42,471 51,589
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,250 £28,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £87,500 £84,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +7.14%

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 24 May 2020.

Salary histogram for Social Network in the UK

Social Network
Top 9 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 24 May 2020. 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 +123 80 £35,000 -12.50% 11
London +64 51 £35,000 -31.71% 6
UK excluding London +176 29 £40,000 - 6
South East +119 19 £40,000 +14.29% 2
North of England +109 7 £30,000 -25.00% 2
North West +76 7 £30,000 -25.00% 2
Work from Home +42 6 - -
Midlands +92 3 £42,500 +36.00% 1
West Midlands +85 3 £42,500 +36.00% 1

For the 6 months to 24 May 2020, 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 53 (65.43%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (54.32%) JavaScript
3 41 (50.62%) C#
4 37 (45.68%) Azure
5 32 (39.51%) BDD
5 32 (39.51%) TDD
6 31 (38.27%) AWS
7 29 (35.80%) Java
7 29 (35.80%) OO
7 29 (35.80%) SDLC
8 24 (29.63%) AngularJS
9 23 (28.40%) Machine Learning
10 21 (25.93%) .NET
10 21 (25.93%) Finance
11 20 (24.69%) Continuous Improvement
12 19 (23.46%) Node.js
12 19 (23.46%) Banking
12 19 (23.46%) Asset Management
12 19 (23.46%) Robotic Automation
12 19 (23.46%) Robotic Process Automation
13 18 (22.22%) Docker
13 18 (22.22%) Kubernetes
13 18 (22.22%) Istio
13 18 (22.22%) Test Automation
14 17 (20.99%) MongoDB
14 17 (20.99%) Microservices
14 17 (20.99%) GCP
15 16 (19.75%) DevOps
16 15 (18.52%) ASP.NET Web API
16 15 (18.52%) .NET Core

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 13 (16.05%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (4.94%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.70%) Apache Spark
4 2 (2.47%) Confluence
Applications
1 7 (8.64%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.23%) CPLEX
3 1 (1.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 1 (1.23%) SAP IBP
1 1 (1.23%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 37 (45.68%) Azure
2 31 (38.27%) AWS
3 17 (20.99%) GCP
4 14 (17.28%) AWS CloudFormation
5 6 (7.41%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (6.17%) Google Analytics
7 3 (3.70%) Adobe Analytics
7 3 (3.70%) AdWords
8 1 (1.23%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (1.23%) Amazon S3
8 1 (1.23%) G Suite
8 1 (1.23%) Logic Apps
Communications & Networking
1 8 (9.88%) Internet
2 6 (7.41%) DHCP
2 6 (7.41%) DNS
2 6 (7.41%) SNA
3 5 (6.17%) Wireless
4 4 (4.94%) Fibre Channel
4 4 (4.94%) iSCSI
4 4 (4.94%) NAS
4 4 (4.94%) SAN
5 2 (2.47%) BGP
5 2 (2.47%) BIG-IP
5 2 (2.47%) Broadband
5 2 (2.47%) HSRP
5 2 (2.47%) IPv4
5 2 (2.47%) MPLS
5 2 (2.47%) Network Security
5 2 (2.47%) RSVP
5 2 (2.47%) SNMP
5 2 (2.47%) VPLS
5 2 (2.47%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (20.99%) MongoDB
2 15 (18.52%) SQL Server
3 13 (16.05%) SQL Server 2019
4 10 (12.35%) Data Mining
5 9 (11.11%) Big Data
5 9 (11.11%) MySQL
6 5 (6.17%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (4.94%) Apache Hive
7 4 (4.94%) MariaDB
7 4 (4.94%) Redis
7 4 (4.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (3.70%) Hadoop
8 3 (3.70%) Snowflake Schema
8 3 (3.70%) Text Mining
9 2 (2.47%) NoSQL
10 1 (1.23%) Amazon Aurora
10 1 (1.23%) Amazon Redshift
10 1 (1.23%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (1.23%) RDBMS
10 1 (1.23%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (17.28%) Cucumber
1 14 (17.28%) Selenium
2 10 (12.35%) Git (software)
3 4 (4.94%) SoapUI
4 2 (2.47%) Android Studio
4 2 (2.47%) Calabash
4 2 (2.47%) Charles Proxy
4 2 (2.47%) Jasmine
4 2 (2.47%) Xcode
5 1 (1.23%) GitLab
5 1 (1.23%) Grunt
5 1 (1.23%) Mocha
5 1 (1.23%) webpack
General
1 21 (25.93%) Finance
2 19 (23.46%) Banking
3 13 (16.05%) Marketing
4 6 (7.41%) Law
4 6 (7.41%) Manufacturing
5 5 (6.17%) Games
6 4 (4.94%) Multimedia
6 4 (4.94%) Retail
7 2 (2.47%) Advertising
7 2 (2.47%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.23%) Public Sector
8 1 (1.23%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 30 (37.04%) Developer
2 15 (18.52%) .NET Developer
3 14 (17.28%) DevOps Engineer
4 10 (12.35%) Java Developer
5 7 (8.64%) JavaScript Developer
6 6 (7.41%) Full Stack Developer
6 6 (7.41%) Java Engineer
6 6 (7.41%) JavaScript Engineer
7 5 (6.17%) Digital Developer
8 4 (4.94%) Analyst
8 4 (4.94%) Applications Support
8 4 (4.94%) Data Scientist
8 4 (4.94%) Designer
8 4 (4.94%) IT Engineer
8 4 (4.94%) Operations Engineer
8 4 (4.94%) Senior Developer
8 4 (4.94%) Test Analyst
9 3 (3.70%) Architect
10 2 (2.47%) Consultant
10 2 (2.47%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (29.63%) AngularJS
2 21 (25.93%) .NET
3 19 (23.46%) Node.js
4 15 (18.52%) .NET Core
4 15 (18.52%) ASP.NET
4 15 (18.52%) ASP.NET MVC
4 15 (18.52%) ASP.NET Web API
5 14 (17.28%) .NET Framework
5 14 (17.28%) React
5 14 (17.28%) Vue.js
6 13 (16.05%) Entity Framework
7 7 (8.64%) Natural Language Processing
8 6 (7.41%) Middleware
8 6 (7.41%) Web Services
9 5 (6.17%) CSS
10 4 (4.94%) GraphQL
10 4 (4.94%) gRPC
10 4 (4.94%) Spring
10 4 (4.94%) Spring Boot
11 3 (3.70%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (11.11%) Social Media
2 8 (9.88%) Internet of Things
2 8 (9.88%) Management Information System
3 7 (8.64%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (8.64%) Data Centre
4 6 (7.41%) e-Health
5 5 (6.17%) Algorithms
5 5 (6.17%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (4.94%) Client/Server
6 4 (4.94%) Clustering
6 4 (4.94%) Hybrid Cloud
6 4 (4.94%) Private Cloud
6 4 (4.94%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (3.70%) User Experience
8 2 (2.47%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (1.23%) CMDB
9 1 (1.23%) Marketing Technology
9 1 (1.23%) Mobile App
9 1 (1.23%) Mobile Games
9 1 (1.23%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.17%) Windows
2 4 (4.94%) Windows Server
3 3 (3.70%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.47%) Android
5 1 (1.23%) CatOS
5 1 (1.23%) Mac OS
5 1 (1.23%) Unix
5 1 (1.23%) Windows 10
5 1 (1.23%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.23%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (65.43%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (39.51%) BDD
2 32 (39.51%) TDD
3 29 (35.80%) OO
3 29 (35.80%) SDLC
4 23 (28.40%) Machine Learning
5 20 (24.69%) Continuous Improvement
6 19 (23.46%) Asset Management
6 19 (23.46%) Robotic Automation
6 19 (23.46%) Robotic Process Automation
7 18 (22.22%) Test Automation
8 17 (20.99%) Microservices
9 16 (19.75%) DevOps
10 15 (18.52%) MVC
10 15 (18.52%) Scrum
10 15 (18.52%) Web Application Development
11 14 (17.28%) Auto-Scaling
11 14 (17.28%) Configuration Management
11 14 (17.28%) Continuous Delivery
12 13 (16.05%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 44 (54.32%) JavaScript
2 41 (50.62%) C#
3 29 (35.80%) Java
4 14 (17.28%) Go
4 14 (17.28%) SQL
5 13 (16.05%) TypeScript
6 6 (7.41%) Python
7 5 (6.17%) PowerShell
8 4 (4.94%) Erlang
8 4 (4.94%) Haskell
8 4 (4.94%) Java 8
8 4 (4.94%) Java 9
8 4 (4.94%) Kotlin
8 4 (4.94%) R
8 4 (4.94%) Rust
9 3 (3.70%) Apple Swift
9 3 (3.70%) C
9 3 (3.70%) C++
9 3 (3.70%) Objective-C
10 2 (2.47%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (3.70%) TOGAF Certification
2 2 (2.47%) Degree
3 1 (1.23%) CCNA
3 1 (1.23%) CCNP
3 1 (1.23%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.23%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (1.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (1.23%) MCSE
3 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.35%) QA
2 4 (4.94%) GDPR
3 1 (1.23%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.23%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (22.22%) Docker
2 4 (4.94%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.94%) Firmware
2 4 (4.94%) Hyper-V
2 4 (4.94%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (22.22%) Istio
1 18 (22.22%) Kubernetes
2 14 (17.28%) Ansible
2 14 (17.28%) Opscode Chef
2 14 (17.28%) Puppet
2 14 (17.28%) Terraform
3 4 (4.94%) Microsoft Clustering
3 4 (4.94%) SCCM
3 4 (4.94%) WSUS
4 1 (1.23%) AirWatch
4 1 (1.23%) OpenView
Vendors
1 8 (9.88%) Cisco
2 7 (8.64%) Google
2 7 (8.64%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.17%) Oracle
4 4 (4.94%) Arista
4 4 (4.94%) BEA
4 4 (4.94%) Brocade
4 4 (4.94%) Emulex
4 4 (4.94%) Facebook
4 4 (4.94%) Informatica
4 4 (4.94%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (3.70%) Coremetrics
5 3 (3.70%) Crimson Hexagon
5 3 (3.70%) JDA
5 3 (3.70%) Pardot
5 3 (3.70%) RedPrairie
5 3 (3.70%) SAP
6 2 (2.47%) Huawei
6 2 (2.47%) Nokia
7 1 (1.23%) VMware