The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in permanent job vacancies advertised in Walsall. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Social Media
West Midlands / Walsall
Rank - 24 18
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Walsall - 0.76% 1.35%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 3.45% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Median salary - £23,500 £25,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -12.50% +6.66%  

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 Walsall with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Walsall
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 15 29 23
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Walsall 39.47% 22.14% 31.08%
Number of salaries quoted 10 25 19
Median salary £45,500 £67,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -32.59% +107.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,600 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,250 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Social Media
Job Vacancy Trend in Walsall

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Walsall 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 Walsall

Social Media
Salary Trend in Walsall

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

Salary trend for Social Media in Walsall