Period
to 13 July 2020

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 6 months to 13 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Social Media
UK > Wales
6 months to
13 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 97 117 123
Rank change year-on-year +20 +6 +3
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 7 4 12
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Wales 0.57% 0.22% 0.62%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.79% 0.72% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 14
Median annual salary £30,000 £31,500 £26,337
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +19.60% -24.75%
10th Percentile £21,850 £25,950 £18,575
90th Percentile £35,700 £43,650 £46,250
UK median annual salary £52,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +23.53% - +6.25%

Social Media 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 advertised in Wales with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 390 557 711
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 31.73% 31.20% 36.94%
Number of salaries quoted 309 450 530
Median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,452 £25,000
90th Percentile £55,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +1.01%

Social Media
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing Social Media as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Social Media in Wales

Social Media
Salary Trend in Wales

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Social Media in Wales.

Salary trend for Social Media in Wales

Social Media
Salary Histogram in Wales

Salary distribution for jobs citing Social Media in Wales over the 6 months to 13 July 2020.

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 6 months to 13 July 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
West Wales - 3 £30,000 -
Mid Wales - 2 - -
South Wales +17 1 £35,000 +11.11%
North Wales - 1 £20,000 - 1
Social Media
UK

For the 6 months to 13 July 2020, IT jobs citing Social Media 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 across the Wales region with a requirement for Social Media.

1 4 (57.14%) Digital Marketing
1 4 (57.14%) Marketing
2 3 (42.86%) C
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
2 3 (42.86%) Local Government
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 2 (28.57%) Intranet
3 2 (28.57%) Internet
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
3 2 (28.57%) Time Management
3 2 (28.57%) Line Management
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
3 2 (28.57%) PMO
3 2 (28.57%) Office 365
4 1 (14.29%) GitHub
4 1 (14.29%) Sass
4 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
4 1 (14.29%) Docker
4 1 (14.29%) JSON
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) Microservices
4 1 (14.29%) React
4 1 (14.29%) Front End Development
4 1 (14.29%) Vue.js
4 1 (14.29%) SOLID
4 1 (14.29%) SaaS

Social Media
Co-occurring 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 2 (28.57%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Office 365
2 1 (14.29%) AWS
2 1 (14.29%) GitHub
2 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Internet
1 2 (28.57%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (57.14%) Marketing
2 3 (42.86%) Local Government
2 3 (42.86%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) IT Trainer
1 3 (42.86%) Trainer
2 2 (28.57%) Communications Officer
3 1 (14.29%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing Assistant
3 1 (14.29%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 1 (14.29%) Marketing Assistant
3 1 (14.29%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) CSS3
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) HTML5
1 1 (14.29%) JSON
1 1 (14.29%) React
1 1 (14.29%) REST
1 1 (14.29%) Sass
1 1 (14.29%) Vue.js
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Digital Marketing
2 2 (28.57%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Line Management
2 2 (28.57%) Time Management
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
3 1 (14.29%) Front End Development
3 1 (14.29%) Marketing Strategy
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) Microservices
3 1 (14.29%) SOLID
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) C
2 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Docker
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft