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

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Social Media
Rank 71 80 81
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +1
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 38 23 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.57% 1.53% 0.76%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.73% 4.41% 2.28%
Number of salaries quoted 27 12 2
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £33,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +18.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £40,000 £27,550
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £40,000 £39,950
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
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
565 522 395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 38.18% 34.75% 33.17%
Number of salaries quoted 373 341 229
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,500
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 26 November 2014.

Social Media Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 28 (47.46%) SQL Server
2 23 (38.98%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (35.59%) .NET
4 20 (33.90%) HTML
5 19 (32.20%) JavaScript
5 19 (32.20%) ASP.NET
5 19 (32.20%) CSS
5 19 (32.20%) MVC
5 19 (32.20%) User Experience
6 18 (30.51%) ASP.NET MVC
6 18 (30.51%) Marketing
7 17 (28.81%) SEO
7 17 (28.81%) HTML5
7 17 (28.81%) CSS3
7 17 (28.81%) Web Application Development
8 16 (27.12%) Git (software)
8 16 (27.12%) Ruby
8 16 (27.12%) OO
8 16 (27.12%) MS Excel
9 15 (25.42%) jQuery
10 14 (23.73%) Facebook
10 14 (23.73%) Google
10 14 (23.73%) TDD
11 13 (22.03%) C#
11 13 (22.03%) Node.js
12 12 (20.34%) BDD
12 12 (20.34%) NoSQL
12 12 (20.34%) RESTful
12 12 (20.34%) ASP.NET Web API
12 12 (20.34%) Sony

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 13 (22.03%) Node.js
2 10 (16.95%) CMS
3 9 (15.25%) Drupal
4 8 (13.56%) SharePoint
5 3 (5.08%) SAS
5 3 (5.08%) Apache
6 2 (3.39%) IIS
7 1 (1.69%) GlassFish
7 1 (1.69%) nginx
Applications
1 16 (27.12%) MS Excel
2 5 (8.47%) Photoshop
3 3 (5.08%) SPSS
4 1 (1.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (11.86%) Magento
2 3 (5.08%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.69%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (47.46%) SQL Server
2 12 (20.34%) NoSQL
3 11 (18.64%) MySQL
4 3 (5.08%) SAP HANA
4 3 (5.08%) Big Data
4 3 (5.08%) DB2
4 3 (5.08%) OLAP
4 3 (5.08%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (5.08%) SAP BW
4 3 (5.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (5.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (5.08%) Oracle OLAP
4 3 (5.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.69%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (27.12%) Git (software)
2 5 (8.47%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (5.08%) ERwin
3 3 (5.08%) Bugzilla
3 3 (5.08%) JIRA
4 2 (3.39%) FogBugz
4 2 (3.39%) Subversion
4 2 (3.39%) Mercurial
5 1 (1.69%) Hudson
5 1 (1.69%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.69%) Maven
5 1 (1.69%) InstallShield
5 1 (1.69%) Ant
5 1 (1.69%) TeamCity
General
1 18 (30.51%) Marketing
2 11 (18.64%) Finance
3 7 (11.86%) Advertising
4 3 (5.08%) Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (42.37%) Developer
2 12 (20.34%) .NET Developer
3 9 (15.25%) PHP Developer
3 9 (15.25%) Designer
3 9 (15.25%) Digital Designer
4 8 (13.56%) Architect
5 5 (8.47%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (8.47%) Technical Leader
6 4 (6.78%) Senior Digital Designer
6 4 (6.78%) Senior Designer
6 4 (6.78%) Web Architect
6 4 (6.78%) Web Developer
6 4 (6.78%) Digital Architect
6 4 (6.78%) Digital Solutions Architect
7 3 (5.08%) Data Architect
8 2 (3.39%) Analyst
8 2 (3.39%) Applications Developer
8 2 (3.39%) PHP Web Developer
8 2 (3.39%) Deployment Engineer
8 2 (3.39%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (35.59%) .NET
2 20 (33.90%) HTML
3 19 (32.20%) ASP.NET
3 19 (32.20%) CSS
4 18 (30.51%) ASP.NET MVC
5 17 (28.81%) HTML5
5 17 (28.81%) CSS3
6 15 (25.42%) jQuery
7 12 (20.34%) WCF
7 12 (20.34%) RESTful
7 12 (20.34%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (5.08%) Web Services
9 2 (3.39%) XML
9 2 (3.39%) LAMP
9 2 (3.39%) Symfony
9 2 (3.39%) CodeIgniter
9 2 (3.39%) Google Maps API
9 2 (3.39%) JSON
9 2 (3.39%) Modernizr
9 2 (3.39%) Open Graph
Miscellaneous
1 19 (32.20%) User Experience
2 12 (20.34%) BBC
3 7 (11.86%) Open Source
3 7 (11.86%) Mobile App
4 5 (8.47%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.08%) Reference Data
5 3 (5.08%) EPoS
6 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.69%) Statistics
6 1 (1.69%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.69%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.69%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.78%) Windows
1 4 (6.78%) Linux
2 1 (1.69%) Android
2 1 (1.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (38.98%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (32.20%) MVC
3 17 (28.81%) SEO
3 17 (28.81%) Web Application Development
4 16 (27.12%) OO
5 14 (23.73%) TDD
6 12 (20.34%) BDD
7 10 (16.95%) Analytics
8 7 (11.86%) Customer Engagement
8 7 (11.86%) Mentoring
8 7 (11.86%) Responsive Web Design
8 7 (11.86%) Web Development
8 7 (11.86%) Digital Marketing
9 5 (8.47%) Web Analytics
10 4 (6.78%) Web Design
10 4 (6.78%) Zachman Framework
10 4 (6.78%) TOGAF
10 4 (6.78%) EAI
10 4 (6.78%) SOA
10 4 (6.78%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (32.20%) JavaScript
2 16 (27.12%) Ruby
3 13 (22.03%) C#
4 9 (15.25%) PHP
5 5 (8.47%) PHP5
5 5 (8.47%) Java
6 4 (6.78%) Python
7 3 (5.08%) Perl
8 1 (1.69%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (10.17%) Degree
2 2 (3.39%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.69%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.47%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.39%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (3.39%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.39%) Puppet
1 2 (3.39%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (23.73%) Google
1 14 (23.73%) Facebook
2 12 (20.34%) Yahoo!
2 12 (20.34%) Apple
2 12 (20.34%) Sony
3 10 (16.95%) Oracle
4 6 (10.17%) Microsoft
5 3 (5.08%) Sybase
5 3 (5.08%) SAP
5 3 (5.08%) Cognos
5 3 (5.08%) Informatica
5 3 (5.08%) Teradata
6 2 (3.39%) Zend
6 2 (3.39%) Twitter
6 2 (3.39%) VMware
7 1 (1.69%) HP
7 1 (1.69%) ExactTarget
Edinburgh
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £27000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago