The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Social Media
UK / Wales
Rank 93 102 102
Rank change year-on-year +9 0  
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 7 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.63% 0.14% 0.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.90% 0.52% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 3
Median salary £26,500 £40,500 £20,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -34.56% +102.50%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -11.39% +5.33%  

Social Media is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Wales with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 369 388 492
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 33.39% 27.83% 37.50%
Number of salaries quoted 277 311 404
Median salary £40,000 £36,388 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.92% -9.03%  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,600 £25,350 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Social Media
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales citing Social Media as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Social Media in Wales

Social Media
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Social Media in Wales.

Salary trend for Social Media in Wales

Social Media
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Social Media in Wales over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Social Media in Wales

Social Media
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Social Media within the Wales region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South Wales +13 4 £33,862 -16.38%
West Wales - 2 £23,000 -
Social Media
UK

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT jobs citing Social Media also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Social Media.

1 10 (62.50%) HTML
2 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
3 8 (50.00%) CSS
3 8 (50.00%) Web Development
4 7 (43.75%) jQuery
4 7 (43.75%) Finance
4 7 (43.75%) User Experience
5 6 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (37.50%) Telecoms
5 6 (37.50%) SQL
5 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
5 6 (37.50%) Ajax
6 4 (25.00%) Marketing
6 4 (25.00%) Mentoring
7 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (18.75%) Front End Development
7 3 (18.75%) RESTful
7 3 (18.75%) Visualisation
7 3 (18.75%) REST
7 3 (18.75%) High Availability
7 3 (18.75%) WCF
7 3 (18.75%) C#
7 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
7 3 (18.75%) .NET
7 3 (18.75%) PHP
7 3 (18.75%) SOAP
7 3 (18.75%) MVC
8 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
8 2 (12.50%) Degree
8 2 (12.50%) Web Analytics

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Wales 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 1 (6.25%) CMS
1 1 (6.25%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (6.25%) InDesign
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
1 1 (6.25%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Radian6
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Google Analytics
2 1 (6.25%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server
1 6 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (6.25%) Big Data
General
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
2 6 (37.50%) Telecoms
3 4 (25.00%) Marketing
4 1 (6.25%) Advertising
4 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
4 1 (6.25%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (6.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (18.75%) C# Developer
4 2 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 2 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Development Officer
4 2 (12.50%) HTML CSS Developer
4 2 (12.50%) HTML Developer
4 2 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (12.50%) Support Officer
4 2 (12.50%) Web Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Creative Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Designer
5 1 (6.25%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (6.25%) Information Risk Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (62.50%) HTML
2 8 (50.00%) CSS
3 7 (43.75%) jQuery
4 6 (37.50%) Ajax
5 3 (18.75%) .NET
5 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
5 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET MVC
5 3 (18.75%) REST
5 3 (18.75%) RESTful
5 3 (18.75%) SOAP
5 3 (18.75%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) User Experience
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.25%) Graphic Design
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Web Development
2 4 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (18.75%) Front End Development
3 3 (18.75%) High Availability
3 3 (18.75%) MVC
3 3 (18.75%) Visualisation
4 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (12.50%) Analytics
4 2 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (12.50%) IT Strategy
4 2 (12.50%) Social Media Monitoring
4 2 (12.50%) Web Analytics
5 1 (6.25%) Coaching
5 1 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (6.25%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (6.25%) Information Security Governance
5 1 (6.25%) Line Management
5 1 (6.25%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Process Improvement
5 1 (6.25%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) JavaScript
2 6 (37.50%) SQL
3 3 (18.75%) C#
3 3 (18.75%) PHP
4 1 (6.25%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) 21 CFR Part 11
1 1 (6.25%) Actionable Recommendations
1 1 (6.25%) GCP
1 1 (6.25%) GLP
1 1 (6.25%) GMP
1 1 (6.25%) GxP
1 1 (6.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Facebook
1 2 (12.50%) Google
1 2 (12.50%) Tableau
1 2 (12.50%) Twitter
2 1 (6.25%) Adobe
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