Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Social Media
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 92 85 92
Rank change year-on-year -7 +7 +2
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 4 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 0.41% 0.67% 1.05%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.93% 1.59% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 3 7 9
Watford median annual salary £20,500 £30,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -31.67% -14.29% +27.57%
10th Percentile £19,250 £24,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £29,150 £38,650 £43,750
Hertfordshire median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000

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 Watford with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Watford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 429 439 440
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 44.32% 41.97% 41.86%
Number of salaries quoted 357 348 349
Watford median annual salary £45,000 £46,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.23% +3.33% -
10th Percentile £27,250 £24,700 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £66,250
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.06% +4.44% -

Social Media
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

Job postings citing Social Media as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Watford.

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

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 3 (75.00%) Adobe
2 2 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (50.00%) InDesign
2 2 (50.00%) Multimedia
2 2 (50.00%) Photoshop
2 2 (50.00%) Time Management
2 2 (50.00%) Digital Media
2 2 (50.00%) User Experience
2 2 (50.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (25.00%) Facebook
3 1 (25.00%) Twitter
3 1 (25.00%) Online Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Juniper

Social Media
Co-occurring 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:

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 2 (50.00%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (50.00%) InDesign
1 2 (50.00%) Photoshop
General
1 2 (50.00%) Multimedia
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Designer
1 2 (50.00%) Digital Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Marketing Executive
2 1 (25.00%) Online Marketing Executive
2 1 (25.00%) Recruitment Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Social Media Executive
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Digital Media
1 2 (50.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Time Management
2 1 (25.00%) Online Marketing
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Adobe
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) Facebook
2 1 (25.00%) Juniper
2 1 (25.00%) Twitter