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

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Social Media
Rank 76 82 88
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +6
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 32 27 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.22% 1.84% 0.58%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.23% 5.21% 1.68%
Number of salaries quoted 23 12 1
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +53.84%
UK excluding London average salary £35,250 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -2.77%
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
514 518 416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 35.67% 35.21% 34.64%
Number of salaries quoted 328 324 250
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,485 £25,000
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%

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 17 December 2014.

Social Media Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, 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 31 (47.69%) SQL Server
2 29 (44.62%) Agile Software Development
3 24 (36.92%) .NET
4 22 (33.85%) JavaScript
4 22 (33.85%) ASP.NET
4 22 (33.85%) MVC
5 21 (32.31%) ASP.NET MVC
6 20 (30.77%) HTML
6 20 (30.77%) Web Application Development
7 19 (29.23%) CSS
7 19 (29.23%) OO
7 19 (29.23%) Ruby
7 19 (29.23%) Git (software)
7 19 (29.23%) User Experience
8 18 (27.69%) Marketing
9 17 (26.15%) SEO
9 17 (26.15%) TDD
9 17 (26.15%) Google
9 17 (26.15%) HTML5
9 17 (26.15%) CSS3
9 17 (26.15%) Facebook
10 16 (24.62%) C#
10 16 (24.62%) MS Excel
10 16 (24.62%) Node.js
11 15 (23.08%) Apple
11 15 (23.08%) Sony
11 15 (23.08%) BBC
11 15 (23.08%) Yahoo!
11 15 (23.08%) WCF
11 15 (23.08%) jQuery

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, 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 16 (24.62%) Node.js
2 10 (15.38%) CMS
3 9 (13.85%) Drupal
4 8 (12.31%) SharePoint
5 3 (4.62%) SAS
5 3 (4.62%) Apache
6 2 (3.08%) IIS
7 1 (1.54%) nginx
7 1 (1.54%) GlassFish
Applications
1 16 (24.62%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.69%) Photoshop
3 3 (4.62%) SPSS
4 1 (1.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (10.77%) Magento
2 3 (4.62%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.23%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.54%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (47.69%) SQL Server
2 15 (23.08%) NoSQL
3 11 (16.92%) MySQL
4 3 (4.62%) SAP BW
4 3 (4.62%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (4.62%) DB2
4 3 (4.62%) OLAP
4 3 (4.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (4.62%) Oracle OLAP
4 3 (4.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (4.62%) SAP HANA
4 3 (4.62%) Big Data
4 3 (4.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.54%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.54%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (29.23%) Git (software)
2 5 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (4.62%) ERwin
3 3 (4.62%) Bugzilla
3 3 (4.62%) JIRA
4 2 (3.08%) Mercurial
4 2 (3.08%) FogBugz
4 2 (3.08%) Subversion
5 1 (1.54%) InstallShield
5 1 (1.54%) Ant
5 1 (1.54%) Maven
5 1 (1.54%) Hudson
5 1 (1.54%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.54%) TeamCity
General
1 18 (27.69%) Marketing
2 11 (16.92%) Finance
3 7 (10.77%) Advertising
4 3 (4.62%) Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (47.69%) Developer
2 15 (23.08%) .NET Developer
3 9 (13.85%) Digital Designer
3 9 (13.85%) Designer
3 9 (13.85%) PHP Developer
4 8 (12.31%) Architect
5 5 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (7.69%) Technical Leader
6 4 (6.15%) Digital Solutions Architect
6 4 (6.15%) Digital Architect
6 4 (6.15%) Senior Designer
6 4 (6.15%) Senior Digital Designer
6 4 (6.15%) Web Architect
6 4 (6.15%) Web Developer
7 3 (4.62%) Data Architect
7 3 (4.62%) Java Developer
8 2 (3.08%) Deployment Engineer
8 2 (3.08%) PHP Web Developer
8 2 (3.08%) Web Applications Developer
8 2 (3.08%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (36.92%) .NET
2 22 (33.85%) ASP.NET
3 21 (32.31%) ASP.NET MVC
4 20 (30.77%) HTML
5 19 (29.23%) CSS
6 17 (26.15%) HTML5
6 17 (26.15%) CSS3
7 15 (23.08%) RESTful
7 15 (23.08%) WCF
7 15 (23.08%) jQuery
7 15 (23.08%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (4.62%) Web Services
9 2 (3.08%) HTML5 Boilerplate
9 2 (3.08%) Google Maps API
9 2 (3.08%) Symfony
9 2 (3.08%) CodeIgniter
9 2 (3.08%) Sass
9 2 (3.08%) AngularJS
9 2 (3.08%) Modernizr
9 2 (3.08%) Open Graph
Miscellaneous
1 19 (29.23%) User Experience
2 15 (23.08%) BBC
3 7 (10.77%) Mobile App
3 7 (10.77%) Open Source
4 5 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.62%) EPoS
5 3 (4.62%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.54%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.54%) Statistics
6 1 (1.54%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.54%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.15%) Android
1 4 (6.15%) Apple iOS
1 4 (6.15%) Windows
1 4 (6.15%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (44.62%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (33.85%) MVC
3 20 (30.77%) Web Application Development
4 19 (29.23%) OO
5 17 (26.15%) SEO
5 17 (26.15%) TDD
6 15 (23.08%) BDD
7 10 (15.38%) Analytics
8 7 (10.77%) Web Development
8 7 (10.77%) Customer Engagement
8 7 (10.77%) Digital Marketing
8 7 (10.77%) Responsive Web Design
8 7 (10.77%) Mentoring
9 5 (7.69%) Web Analytics
10 4 (6.15%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (6.15%) Zachman Framework
10 4 (6.15%) TOGAF
10 4 (6.15%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (6.15%) Web Design
10 4 (6.15%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 22 (33.85%) JavaScript
2 19 (29.23%) Ruby
3 16 (24.62%) C#
4 9 (13.85%) PHP
5 8 (12.31%) Java
6 5 (7.69%) PHP5
7 4 (6.15%) Python
8 3 (4.62%) Perl
9 1 (1.54%) SQL
9 1 (1.54%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (9.23%) Degree
2 2 (3.08%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.54%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.08%) Docker
1 2 (3.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.08%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (3.08%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (26.15%) Google
1 17 (26.15%) Facebook
2 15 (23.08%) Sony
2 15 (23.08%) Apple
2 15 (23.08%) Yahoo!
3 10 (15.38%) Oracle
4 6 (9.23%) Microsoft
5 3 (4.62%) Informatica
5 3 (4.62%) SAP
5 3 (4.62%) Cognos
5 3 (4.62%) Sybase
5 3 (4.62%) Teradata
6 2 (3.08%) Zend
6 2 (3.08%) Twitter
6 2 (3.08%) VMware
7 1 (1.54%) HP
7 1 (1.54%) ExactTarget
Edinburgh
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago