The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Social Media
West Midlands / Worcestershire
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 39 39 -
Rank change year-on-year 0 -  
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 12 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 4.44% 2.50% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 12.37% 6.50% -
Number of salaries quoted 24 12 0
Median salary £25,000 £22,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -  
UK excluding London median salary £34,500 £32,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +6.15% -13.33%  

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 Worcestershire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Worcestershire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 97 123 92
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire 35.93% 38.44% 30.56%
Number of salaries quoted 141 158 116
Median salary £37,500 £38,125 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.63% +8.92%  
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,250 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £48,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Social Media
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Social Media in Worcestershire

Social Media
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Salary trend for Social Media in Worcestershire

Social Media
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Social Media within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
Bromsgrove +7 12 £25,000 +11.11%
Social Media
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Worcestershire region with a requirement for Social Media.

1 22 (100.00%) HTML
1 22 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 22 (100.00%) PHP
1 22 (100.00%) SOAP
1 22 (100.00%) Web Services
1 22 (100.00%) XML
1 22 (100.00%) OO
1 22 (100.00%) Cocoa
1 22 (100.00%) Xcode
1 22 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 22 (100.00%) Ajax
1 22 (100.00%) JSON
1 22 (100.00%) jQuery
1 22 (100.00%) HTML5
1 22 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 22 (100.00%) iOS SDK
1 22 (100.00%) REST
1 22 (100.00%) Cocoa Touch
1 22 (100.00%) UIKit
1 22 (100.00%) iOS Development
1 22 (100.00%) Core Data

Social Media
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcestershire 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:

Development Applications
1 22 (100.00%) Xcode
Job Titles
1 22 (100.00%) Developer
1 22 (100.00%) iOS Developer
1 22 (100.00%) Junior
1 22 (100.00%) Junior Developer
1 22 (100.00%) Junior iOS Developer
1 22 (100.00%) Objective-C Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (100.00%) Ajax
1 22 (100.00%) Cocoa
1 22 (100.00%) Cocoa Touch
1 22 (100.00%) Core Data
1 22 (100.00%) HTML
1 22 (100.00%) HTML5
1 22 (100.00%) iOS SDK
1 22 (100.00%) jQuery
1 22 (100.00%) JSON
1 22 (100.00%) REST
1 22 (100.00%) SOAP
1 22 (100.00%) UIKit
1 22 (100.00%) Web Services
1 22 (100.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (100.00%) iOS Development
1 22 (100.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 22 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 22 (100.00%) PHP