Period
to 23 May 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 23 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Social Networking
UK
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 903 897 851
Rank change year-on-year -6 -46 -124
Permanent jobs citing Social Network 281 271 437
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.16% 0.16% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.38% 0.38% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 258 253 395
UK median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -15.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £81,250 £69,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +6.25% -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 74,016 72,084 87,980
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.07% 42.61% 43.83%
Number of salaries quoted 57,741 58,056 71,208
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -2.56% +7.14%
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £83,750 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +8.43% -2.35% +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 23 May 2018.

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 23 May 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 +21 271 £42,500 -5.56% 40
UK excluding London +9 153 £42,500 +6.25% 29
London -20 123 £55,000 - 12
South East +11 80 £47,500 +5.56% 12
North of England +14 41 £42,500 +6.25% 5
North West +11 32 £42,500 +6.25% 3
East of England -12 12 £45,000 -14.29% 5
South West -12 8 £40,000 +66.67% 3
East Midlands +16 7 £35,000 - 2
Midlands +8 7 £35,000 -12.50% 3
North East - 7 £42,500 - 1
Scotland - 5 £32,500 - 1
Yorkshire +31 2 £40,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 23 May 2018, 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.

1 208 (74.02%) Agile Software Development
2 180 (64.06%) .NET
3 174 (61.92%) C#
4 168 (59.79%) SQL Server
5 150 (53.38%) TDD
6 118 (41.99%) SQL Server 2016
7 112 (39.86%) MVC
8 106 (37.72%) ASP.NET
9 103 (36.65%) OO
9 103 (36.65%) Finance
9 103 (36.65%) ASP.NET MVC
10 102 (36.30%) SDLC
11 96 (34.16%) Web Application Development
11 96 (34.16%) Scrum
12 86 (30.60%) WCF
13 85 (30.25%) NoSQL
14 84 (29.89%) Git (software)
14 84 (29.89%) WPF
14 84 (29.89%) NUnit
14 84 (29.89%) Facebook
15 81 (28.83%) ASP.NET Web API
16 79 (28.11%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 76 (27.05%) Twitter
18 74 (26.33%) .NET Framework
19 73 (25.98%) Node.js
20 71 (25.27%) Entity Framework
20 71 (25.27%) Kanban
21 70 (24.91%) JavaScript
22 69 (24.56%) Spring.NET
22 69 (24.56%) Dependency Injection

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 11 (3.91%) Apache Spark
2 10 (3.56%) SharePoint
3 7 (2.49%) Apache
4 6 (2.14%) nginx
5 5 (1.78%) Confluence
6 4 (1.42%) CMS
7 3 (1.07%) IIS
8 2 (0.71%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.36%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.36%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (1.78%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.42%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (1.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (1.42%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.36%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.36%) Actimize
1 1 (0.36%) Oracle AML
1 1 (0.36%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 20 (7.12%) GitHub
2 9 (3.20%) Heroku
3 3 (1.07%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 18 (6.41%) Internet
2 7 (2.49%) TCP/IP
3 5 (1.78%) Intranet
4 1 (0.36%) IPv4
4 1 (0.36%) WEP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 168 (59.79%) SQL Server
2 118 (41.99%) SQL Server 2016
3 85 (30.25%) NoSQL
4 30 (10.68%) SQL Server 2014
5 16 (5.69%) Data Mining
5 16 (5.69%) Text Mining
6 15 (5.34%) Big Data
6 15 (5.34%) Redis
7 12 (4.27%) Hadoop
8 10 (3.56%) PostgreSQL
9 7 (2.49%) MySQL
10 3 (1.07%) Apache Hive
11 2 (0.71%) CouchDB
11 2 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.71%) HBase
11 2 (0.71%) IBM BigInsights
11 2 (0.71%) IBM InfoSphere
11 2 (0.71%) MongoDB
11 2 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 1 (0.36%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 84 (29.89%) Git (software)
1 84 (29.89%) NUnit
2 69 (24.56%) MSTest
3 53 (18.86%) Rhino Mocks
4 38 (13.52%) Moq
5 18 (6.41%) Subversion
6 6 (2.14%) GitLab
6 6 (2.14%) Maven
6 6 (2.14%) PHPUnit
7 5 (1.78%) Jenkins
8 3 (1.07%) Gradle
8 3 (1.07%) Octopus Deploy
8 3 (1.07%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.71%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.71%) git-flow
9 2 (0.71%) JIRA
9 2 (0.71%) Selenium
9 2 (0.71%) SoapUI
General
1 103 (36.65%) Finance
2 21 (7.47%) Marketing
3 12 (4.27%) Telecoms
4 11 (3.91%) Retail
5 7 (2.49%) Legal
6 5 (1.78%) Banking
6 5 (1.78%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (1.42%) Aerospace
7 4 (1.42%) Financial Institution
7 4 (1.42%) Law
8 3 (1.07%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.71%) Publishing
10 1 (0.36%) Advertising
10 1 (0.36%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 208 (74.02%) Developer
2 170 (60.50%) .NET Developer
3 88 (31.32%) C# .NET Developer
3 88 (31.32%) C# Developer
4 56 (19.93%) C# WPF Developer
4 56 (19.93%) WPF Developer
5 21 (7.47%) Data Scientist
5 21 (7.47%) Project Manager
6 16 (5.69%) Applications Manager
6 16 (5.69%) Applications Project Manager
6 16 (5.69%) Senior Manager
7 15 (5.34%) ASP.NET Developer
7 15 (5.34%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 14 (4.98%) Software Project Manager
9 13 (4.63%) Senior Applications Project Manager
9 13 (4.63%) Senior Project Manager
10 11 (3.91%) Senior Developer
10 11 (3.91%) Senior Software Project Manager
11 10 (3.56%) Python Developer
12 9 (3.20%) Django Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 180 (64.06%) .NET
2 106 (37.72%) ASP.NET
3 103 (36.65%) ASP.NET MVC
4 86 (30.60%) WCF
5 84 (29.89%) WPF
6 81 (28.83%) ASP.NET Web API
7 79 (28.11%) ASP.NET MVC 5
8 74 (26.33%) .NET Framework
9 73 (25.98%) Node.js
10 71 (25.27%) Entity Framework
11 69 (24.56%) Ninject
11 69 (24.56%) Spring.NET
11 69 (24.56%) Unity DI Container
12 68 (24.20%) HTML
13 67 (23.84%) RESTful
14 64 (22.78%) Code First Entity Framework
15 53 (18.86%) Castle Windsor
16 47 (16.73%) CSS
17 40 (14.23%) WinForms
18 28 (9.96%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 69 (24.56%) Enterprise Software
2 26 (9.25%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (7.47%) Computer Science
4 17 (6.05%) Algorithms
5 15 (5.34%) Mobile App
6 14 (4.98%) Management Information System
7 13 (4.63%) Self-Motivation
8 10 (3.56%) User Experience
9 7 (2.49%) Fintech
9 7 (2.49%) Social Media
10 4 (1.42%) Blog
11 3 (1.07%) Cyberthreat
11 3 (1.07%) Graphic Design
11 3 (1.07%) Greenfield Project
12 2 (0.71%) e-Learning
12 2 (0.71%) Virtual Team
12 2 (0.71%) Wiki
13 1 (0.36%) Life Science
13 1 (0.36%) Smartphone
13 1 (0.36%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 48 (17.08%) Windows
2 11 (3.91%) Linux
3 4 (1.42%) Unix
4 3 (1.07%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.36%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.36%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.36%) Windows 8
5 1 (0.36%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 208 (74.02%) Agile Software Development
2 150 (53.38%) TDD
3 112 (39.86%) MVC
4 103 (36.65%) OO
5 102 (36.30%) SDLC
6 96 (34.16%) Scrum
6 96 (34.16%) Web Application Development
7 71 (25.27%) Kanban
8 69 (24.56%) BDD
8 69 (24.56%) Continuous Integration
8 69 (24.56%) Dependency Injection
8 69 (24.56%) Inversion of Control
8 69 (24.56%) MVVM
9 32 (11.39%) Analytics
10 24 (8.54%) Project Management
11 22 (7.83%) Machine Learning
12 21 (7.47%) Data Science
12 21 (7.47%) PRINCE2
13 20 (7.12%) Statistics
14 17 (6.05%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 174 (61.92%) C#
2 70 (24.91%) JavaScript
3 64 (22.78%) Ruby
4 36 (12.81%) SQL
5 24 (8.54%) Python
6 16 (5.69%) Java
7 15 (5.34%) T-SQL
8 11 (3.91%) Scala
9 7 (2.49%) PHP
9 7 (2.49%) R
9 7 (2.49%) XAML
10 5 (1.78%) C++
10 5 (1.78%) VB
10 5 (1.78%) VB.NET
11 3 (1.07%) Java 8
11 3 (1.07%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.71%) Apple Swift
12 2 (0.71%) Clojure
12 2 (0.71%) ES6
12 2 (0.71%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 21 (7.47%) PMI Certification
1 21 (7.47%) PMP
1 21 (7.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 14 (4.98%) Degree
3 4 (1.42%) SC Cleared
3 4 (1.42%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.71%) CIPD
5 1 (0.36%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.49%) QA
2 3 (1.07%) GDPR
System Software
1 4 (1.42%) Docker
2 3 (1.07%) HDFS
3 1 (0.36%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (0.71%) Kibana
Vendors
1 84 (29.89%) Facebook
2 76 (27.05%) Twitter
3 35 (12.46%) Microsoft
4 4 (1.42%) Google
4 4 (1.42%) Tableau
5 3 (1.07%) Brandwatch
5 3 (1.07%) Hootsuite
5 3 (1.07%) Oracle
5 3 (1.07%) Sysomos
6 2 (0.71%) Capita
6 2 (0.71%) Cloudera
6 2 (0.71%) Greenplum
6 2 (0.71%) Hortonworks
6 2 (0.71%) IBM
6 2 (0.71%) Informatica
6 2 (0.71%) MapR
6 2 (0.71%) New Relic
6 2 (0.71%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.36%) Wallstreet Suite