The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Social Media
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank - 60 46
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 0 2 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford - 0.34% 3.47%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.09% 8.13%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 9
Median salary - £40,000 £27,436
Median salary % change year-on-year - +45.79%  
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 Watford with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Watford
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 164 183 209
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 29.29% 31.23% 42.65%
Number of salaries quoted 131 144 152
Median salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% -11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,400 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £61,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Social Media
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Watford 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 Watford

Social Media
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Salary trend for Social Media in Watford

Social Media
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 26 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 Watford region with a requirement for Social Media.

1 5 (100.00%) Marketing
1 5 (100.00%) CMS
1 5 (100.00%) SEO
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Blog
3 2 (40.00%) Google Analytics
3 2 (40.00%) Open Source
3 2 (40.00%) Facebook
3 2 (40.00%) Twitter
3 2 (40.00%) Analytics
3 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) Marketing Automation
3 2 (40.00%) AdWords
3 2 (40.00%) Integrated Marketing
3 2 (40.00%) Advertising
3 2 (40.00%) Content Management
3 2 (40.00%) Google
4 1 (20.00%) Lead Generation

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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 5 (100.00%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) AdWords
1 2 (40.00%) Google Analytics
General
1 5 (100.00%) Marketing
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) IT Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Marketing Communications Manager
1 2 (40.00%) Marketing Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Blog
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) SEO
2 2 (40.00%) Analytics
2 2 (40.00%) Content Management
2 2 (40.00%) Integrated Marketing
2 2 (40.00%) Marketing Automation
2 2 (40.00%) Open Source
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Generation
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Facebook
1 2 (40.00%) Google
1 2 (40.00%) Twitter