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 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Digital Media
Rank 99 103 87
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -16
Permanent jobs citing Digital Media 6 2 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.43% 0.14% 0.34%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.21% 0.40% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 1
Average salary £28,000 - £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +4.00%
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
496 502 404
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 35.35% 35.10% 34.71%
Number of salaries quoted 318 306 243
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £24,350 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
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 December 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 7 (87.50%) HTML
1 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
1 7 (87.50%) CSS
2 6 (75.00%) PHP
2 6 (75.00%) MySQL
2 6 (75.00%) OO
2 6 (75.00%) Flash
2 6 (75.00%) MVC
2 6 (75.00%) LAMP
2 6 (75.00%) Ruby
2 6 (75.00%) Use Case
2 6 (75.00%) PHP5
2 6 (75.00%) WordPress
2 6 (75.00%) Android
2 6 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (75.00%) ExpressionEngine
2 6 (75.00%) Apple iOS
2 6 (75.00%) REST
2 6 (75.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 6 (75.00%) Laravel
2 6 (75.00%) Appcelerator
2 6 (75.00%) Android Development
2 6 (75.00%) iOS Development
2 6 (75.00%) DevOps
3 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (25.00%) Marketing
5 1 (12.50%) SEO
5 1 (12.50%) Finance
5 1 (12.50%) Web Design
5 1 (12.50%) Degree

Digital Media
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 6 (75.00%) WordPress
1 6 (75.00%) ExpressionEngine
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (75.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 2 (25.00%) Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Developer
1 6 (75.00%) Lead Developer
2 5 (62.50%) PHP Developer
2 5 (62.50%) Lead PHP Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Designer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Designer
4 1 (12.50%) Digital Designer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Digital Designer
4 1 (12.50%) Graphic Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) HTML
1 7 (87.50%) CSS
2 6 (75.00%) Flash
2 6 (75.00%) LAMP
2 6 (75.00%) REST
2 6 (75.00%) Laravel
3 1 (12.50%) CSS3
3 1 (12.50%) jQuery
3 1 (12.50%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Graphic Design
1 1 (12.50%) Social Media
1 1 (12.50%) User Experience
1 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Android
1 6 (75.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) OO
1 6 (75.00%) MVC
1 6 (75.00%) Android Development
1 6 (75.00%) iOS Development
1 6 (75.00%) DevOps
1 6 (75.00%) Use Case
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Email Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) Time Management
3 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 1 (12.50%) SEO
3 1 (12.50%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 6 (75.00%) PHP
2 6 (75.00%) Ruby
2 6 (75.00%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Appcelerator