The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Social Media
Rank 92 71 92
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +21
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 6 33 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.47% 2.40% 1.42%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.97% 6.37% 4.07%
Number of salaries quoted 4 27 10
Average salary £39,250 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.87% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Social 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
618 518 491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 48.43% 37.65% 34.87%
Number of salaries quoted 413 302 305
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Social Media
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Social Media Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Social Media
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Social Media Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Social Media
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Social Media across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Social Media Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Social 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 Social Media.

1 7 (63.64%) HTML
2 6 (54.55%) CSS
2 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
3 5 (45.45%) Marketing
3 5 (45.45%) jQuery
3 5 (45.45%) HTML5
3 5 (45.45%) User Experience
4 4 (36.36%) CSS3
4 4 (36.36%) Degree
4 4 (36.36%) JSON
4 4 (36.36%) XML
4 4 (36.36%) Apache
5 3 (27.27%) CRM
5 3 (27.27%) PHP
5 3 (27.27%) SQL
5 3 (27.27%) MySQL
5 3 (27.27%) Photoshop
5 3 (27.27%) Ajax
5 3 (27.27%) Finance
5 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
5 3 (27.27%) PhoneGap
5 3 (27.27%) WordPress
5 3 (27.27%) Laravel
5 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (27.27%) AngularJS
5 3 (27.27%) Analytics
5 3 (27.27%) Grunt
5 3 (27.27%) Bower
5 3 (27.27%) Bitbucket
5 3 (27.27%) Sass

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Social 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 Social Media. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (36.36%) Apache
2 3 (27.27%) WordPress
3 2 (18.18%) CMS
4 1 (9.09%) SAS
4 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Photoshop
2 2 (18.18%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (27.27%) MySQL
2 1 (9.09%) Lumira
2 1 (9.09%) Pentaho
2 1 (9.09%) Qlik Sense
2 1 (9.09%) QlikView
2 1 (9.09%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Bitbucket
1 3 (27.27%) Bower
1 3 (27.27%) Git (software)
1 3 (27.27%) Grunt
2 1 (9.09%) Checkstyle
2 1 (9.09%) Eclipse
2 1 (9.09%) FindBugs
2 1 (9.09%) ReSharper
2 1 (9.09%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (45.45%) Marketing
2 3 (27.27%) Finance
3 1 (9.09%) Advertising
3 1 (9.09%) Brand Awareness
3 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) Full Stack Developer
2 3 (27.27%) HTML Developer
2 3 (27.27%) JavaScript Developer
2 3 (27.27%) PHP Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Recruitment Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) Resource Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) CMS Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Data Visualisation Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Designer
4 1 (9.09%) Digital Designer
4 1 (9.09%) Integration Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Junior
4 1 (9.09%) Marketing Executive
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Designer
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (63.64%) HTML
2 6 (54.55%) CSS
3 5 (45.45%) HTML5
3 5 (45.45%) jQuery
4 4 (36.36%) CSS3
4 4 (36.36%) JSON
4 4 (36.36%) XML
5 3 (27.27%) Ajax
5 3 (27.27%) AngularJS
5 3 (27.27%) Laravel
5 3 (27.27%) PhoneGap
5 3 (27.27%) Sass
6 1 (9.09%) .NET
6 1 (9.09%) D3.js
6 1 (9.09%) JAX-WS
6 1 (9.09%) LESS
6 1 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (9.09%) Web Services
6 1 (9.09%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) User Experience
2 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (9.09%) Copywriting
3 1 (9.09%) Digital Media
3 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
3 1 (9.09%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Analytics
1 3 (27.27%) CRM
2 2 (18.18%) Coaching
2 2 (18.18%) Content Management
2 2 (18.18%) Marketing Strategy
2 2 (18.18%) SEO
2 2 (18.18%) Web Analytics
3 1 (9.09%) Cash Management
3 1 (9.09%) Customer Insight
3 1 (9.09%) Front End Development
3 1 (9.09%) Market Research
3 1 (9.09%) Online Marketing
3 1 (9.09%) Open Source
3 1 (9.09%) Presales
3 1 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (9.09%) SDLC
3 1 (9.09%) Secure Coding
3 1 (9.09%) Social Media Marketing
3 1 (9.09%) Typography
3 1 (9.09%) Visual Analytics
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) JavaScript
2 3 (27.27%) PHP
2 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 1 (9.09%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) HP Fortify
1 1 (9.09%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Google
2 1 (9.09%) Adobe
2 1 (9.09%) Alteryx
2 1 (9.09%) Apple
2 1 (9.09%) Birst
2 1 (9.09%) Facebook
2 1 (9.09%) HP
2 1 (9.09%) Jaspersoft
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Omniture
2 1 (9.09%) SAP
2 1 (9.09%) Tableau
2 1 (9.09%) TIBCO
2 1 (9.09%) Twitter
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