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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Social Media
Rank 65 79 87
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +8
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 34 22 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.48% 1.62% 0.43%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.16% 4.59% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 28 10 0
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+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
475 479 429
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 34.62% 35.17% 36.67%
Number of salaries quoted 309 285 270
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £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 27 January 2015.

Social Media Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 30 (44.78%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (43.28%) SQL Server
3 22 (32.84%) JavaScript
3 22 (32.84%) .NET
4 21 (31.34%) ASP.NET
5 20 (29.85%) MVC
5 20 (29.85%) ASP.NET MVC
5 20 (29.85%) Web Application Development
6 19 (28.36%) Ruby
7 18 (26.87%) Marketing
7 18 (26.87%) HTML
8 17 (25.37%) CSS
8 17 (25.37%) OO
8 17 (25.37%) SEO
8 17 (25.37%) Git (software)
9 16 (23.88%) Node.js
9 16 (23.88%) C#
9 16 (23.88%) MS Excel
10 15 (22.39%) Sony
10 15 (22.39%) Apple
10 15 (22.39%) WCF
10 15 (22.39%) jQuery
10 15 (22.39%) Yahoo!
10 15 (22.39%) Google
10 15 (22.39%) BBC
10 15 (22.39%) TDD
10 15 (22.39%) CSS3
10 15 (22.39%) HTML5
10 15 (22.39%) BDD
10 15 (22.39%) RESTful

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 (23.88%) Node.js
2 11 (16.42%) SharePoint
3 7 (10.45%) CMS
3 7 (10.45%) Drupal
4 3 (4.48%) SAS
5 2 (2.99%) IIS
6 1 (1.49%) Apache
6 1 (1.49%) GlassFish
6 1 (1.49%) nginx
Applications
1 16 (23.88%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.46%) Photoshop
3 3 (4.48%) MS Office
3 3 (4.48%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 7 (10.45%) Magento
2 3 (4.48%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 9 (13.43%) SaaS
2 2 (2.99%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (43.28%) SQL Server
2 15 (22.39%) NoSQL
3 9 (13.43%) MySQL
4 3 (4.48%) SAP HANA
4 3 (4.48%) Big Data
4 3 (4.48%) DB2
4 3 (4.48%) OLAP
4 3 (4.48%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (4.48%) SAP BW
4 3 (4.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (4.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (4.48%) Oracle OLAP
4 3 (4.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.49%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.49%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 17 (25.37%) Git (software)
2 5 (7.46%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (4.48%) ERwin
3 3 (4.48%) Bugzilla
3 3 (4.48%) JIRA
4 2 (2.99%) FogBugz
4 2 (2.99%) Subversion
5 1 (1.49%) Maven
5 1 (1.49%) InstallShield
5 1 (1.49%) Hudson
5 1 (1.49%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.49%) Ant
5 1 (1.49%) TeamCity
General
1 18 (26.87%) Marketing
2 11 (16.42%) Finance
3 6 (8.96%) Advertising
4 3 (4.48%) Banking
Job Titles
1 31 (46.27%) Developer
2 15 (22.39%) .NET Developer
3 9 (13.43%) Designer
3 9 (13.43%) Digital Designer
4 7 (10.45%) PHP Developer
4 7 (10.45%) Architect
5 4 (5.97%) Software Developer
5 4 (5.97%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (5.97%) Senior Designer
5 4 (5.97%) Technical Leader
5 4 (5.97%) Web Architect
5 4 (5.97%) Senior Digital Designer
5 4 (5.97%) Digital Architect
5 4 (5.97%) Digital Solutions Architect
6 3 (4.48%) Data Architect
6 3 (4.48%) Java Developer
6 3 (4.48%) Web Developer
7 2 (2.99%) Consultant
7 2 (2.99%) IT Consultant
7 2 (2.99%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (32.84%) .NET
2 21 (31.34%) ASP.NET
3 20 (29.85%) ASP.NET MVC
4 18 (26.87%) HTML
5 17 (25.37%) CSS
6 15 (22.39%) WCF
6 15 (22.39%) jQuery
6 15 (22.39%) RESTful
6 15 (22.39%) HTML5
6 15 (22.39%) CSS3
6 15 (22.39%) ASP.NET Web API
7 1 (1.49%) J2EE
7 1 (1.49%) Web Services
7 1 (1.49%) Hibernate
7 1 (1.49%) Spring
7 1 (1.49%) Ajax
7 1 (1.49%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 15 (22.39%) BBC
2 14 (20.90%) User Experience
3 7 (10.45%) Open Source
4 6 (8.96%) Mobile App
5 5 (7.46%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (4.48%) Reference Data
6 3 (4.48%) EPoS
7 2 (2.99%) Mobile Computing
8 1 (1.49%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.49%) Statistics
8 1 (1.49%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.49%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.49%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.45%) Android
1 7 (10.45%) Apple iOS
2 6 (8.96%) Windows
3 2 (2.99%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (44.78%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (29.85%) MVC
2 20 (29.85%) Web Application Development
3 17 (25.37%) SEO
3 17 (25.37%) OO
4 15 (22.39%) TDD
4 15 (22.39%) BDD
5 9 (13.43%) Analytics
6 8 (11.94%) Digital Marketing
7 7 (10.45%) Web Development
7 7 (10.45%) Customer Engagement
8 6 (8.96%) Android Development
8 6 (8.96%) iOS Development
9 5 (7.46%) Responsive Web Design
9 5 (7.46%) Mentoring
10 4 (5.97%) Continuous Integration
10 4 (5.97%) Web Analytics
10 4 (5.97%) Zachman Framework
10 4 (5.97%) TOGAF
10 4 (5.97%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 22 (32.84%) JavaScript
2 19 (28.36%) Ruby
3 16 (23.88%) C#
4 11 (16.42%) Java
5 7 (10.45%) PHP
6 5 (7.46%) PHP5
7 4 (5.97%) Python
8 3 (4.48%) Perl
9 1 (1.49%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.49%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (8.96%) Degree
2 2 (2.99%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.49%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.96%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.99%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (2.99%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.99%) Puppet
1 2 (2.99%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (22.39%) Apple
1 15 (22.39%) Sony
1 15 (22.39%) Yahoo!
1 15 (22.39%) Google
1 15 (22.39%) Facebook
2 8 (11.94%) Microsoft
2 8 (11.94%) Oracle
3 3 (4.48%) Sybase
3 3 (4.48%) SAP
3 3 (4.48%) Cognos
3 3 (4.48%) Informatica
3 3 (4.48%) Teradata
4 2 (2.99%) VMware
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
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