Social Media Job Growth

Social media, digital marketing and internet marketing are among the quickest growing jobs in marketing are those in digital and social media marketing.  As marketing dollars continue to shift to digital, the talent required to execute in digital is in high demand.  Studies show that twitter and social network advertising is expected to increase dramatically in the next few years. In order for marketers and advertisers to continue to be relevant in the new medium they need a talented workforce that really understands the changing landscape.

The chart below from SimplyHired shows the trends for jobs with Social Media Marketing, Internet Marketing and Digital Marketing in their titles.

Since November of 2009:

  • Social Media Marketing jobs have increased 307%
  • Internet Marketing jobs increased by 183%
  • Digital Marketing jobs increased by 98%