The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Digital Media in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Digital Media over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digital Media
Rank 108 93 79
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -14
Permanent jobs citing Digital Media 3 5 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.20% 0.35% 0.75%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.49% 1.02% 2.51%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 6
Average salary £28,000 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £35,000 £35,625
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -1.75%
Digital Media
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Miscellaneous Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
607 490 359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 40.47% 34.43% 30.04%
Number of salaries quoted 379 338 227
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Digital Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Digital Media across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Digital Media Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Digital Media
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Digital Media across the Edinburgh region.

Digital Media Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Digital Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Digital Media also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Digital Media.

1 12 (75.00%) HTML
1 12 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 12 (75.00%) CSS
2 11 (68.75%) PHP
2 11 (68.75%) MySQL
2 11 (68.75%) MVC
2 11 (68.75%) Android
2 11 (68.75%) Apple iOS
2 11 (68.75%) Android Development
2 11 (68.75%) iOS Development
3 10 (62.50%) Graphic Design
4 9 (56.25%) JSON
4 9 (56.25%) E-Commerce
4 9 (56.25%) Web Development
4 9 (56.25%) SOAP
4 9 (56.25%) XML
4 9 (56.25%) Linux
4 9 (56.25%) OOP
4 9 (56.25%) Backbone.js
5 2 (12.50%) LAMP
5 2 (12.50%) OO
5 2 (12.50%) Flash
5 2 (12.50%) PHP5
5 2 (12.50%) WordPress
5 2 (12.50%) Use Case
5 2 (12.50%) Ruby
5 2 (12.50%) Marketing
5 2 (12.50%) Appcelerator
5 2 (12.50%) Laravel
5 2 (12.50%) DevOps

Digital Media
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Digital Media also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Digital Media. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (12.50%) WordPress
1 2 (12.50%) ExpressionEngine
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (68.75%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 2 (12.50%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 2 (12.50%) Marketing
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Developer
2 9 (56.25%) UI Developer
2 9 (56.25%) UI Programmer
3 3 (18.75%) Consultant
3 3 (18.75%) Recruitment Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Lead Developer
4 2 (12.50%) IT Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) IT Recruitment Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Designer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Designer
5 1 (6.25%) Digital Designer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Digital Designer
5 1 (6.25%) Lead PHP Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Graphic Designer
5 1 (6.25%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (75.00%) HTML
1 12 (75.00%) CSS
2 9 (56.25%) SOAP
2 9 (56.25%) XML
2 9 (56.25%) JSON
2 9 (56.25%) Backbone.js
3 2 (12.50%) Laravel
3 2 (12.50%) REST
3 2 (12.50%) Flash
3 2 (12.50%) LAMP
4 1 (6.25%) CSS3
4 1 (6.25%) jQuery
4 1 (6.25%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 10 (62.50%) Graphic Design
2 1 (6.25%) Social Media
2 1 (6.25%) User Experience
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Android
1 11 (68.75%) Apple iOS
2 9 (56.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) MVC
1 11 (68.75%) Android Development
1 11 (68.75%) iOS Development
2 9 (56.25%) OOP
2 9 (56.25%) E-Commerce
2 9 (56.25%) Web Development
3 2 (12.50%) Use Case
3 2 (12.50%) OO
3 2 (12.50%) DevOps
4 1 (6.25%) Mentoring
4 1 (6.25%) Email Marketing
4 1 (6.25%) Time Management
4 1 (6.25%) SEO
4 1 (6.25%) Web Design
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 11 (68.75%) PHP
3 2 (12.50%) Ruby
3 2 (12.50%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Appcelerator