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

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Social Media
Rank 73 82 90
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +8
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 34 16 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.28% 1.27% 0.24%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.57% 3.60% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 30 8 2
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £58,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -31.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,050 £44,850
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £43,250 £71,650
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -4.41%
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
610 444 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 40.97% 35.18% 28.50%
Number of salaries quoted 411 299 245
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,300 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 23 September 2014.

Social Media Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 20 (48.78%) SQL Server
2 19 (46.34%) .NET
3 16 (39.02%) MVC
3 16 (39.02%) ASP.NET
3 16 (39.02%) User Experience
4 15 (36.59%) Git (software)
4 15 (36.59%) ASP.NET MVC
5 14 (34.15%) Google
5 14 (34.15%) Marketing
5 14 (34.15%) OO
5 14 (34.15%) Facebook
6 13 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (31.71%) TDD
7 12 (29.27%) HTML
8 11 (26.83%) JavaScript
8 11 (26.83%) C#
8 11 (26.83%) Ruby
8 11 (26.83%) Node.js
9 10 (24.39%) CSS3
9 10 (24.39%) HTML5
9 10 (24.39%) BDD
9 10 (24.39%) NoSQL
9 10 (24.39%) RESTful
9 10 (24.39%) Yahoo!
9 10 (24.39%) WCF
9 10 (24.39%) CSS
9 10 (24.39%) Apple
9 10 (24.39%) Sony
9 10 (24.39%) BBC
9 10 (24.39%) Web Application Development

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 11 (26.83%) Node.js
2 4 (9.76%) Apache
2 4 (9.76%) CMS
3 3 (7.32%) Drupal
4 2 (4.88%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.88%) IIS
5 1 (2.44%) GlassFish
5 1 (2.44%) nginx
Applications
1 6 (14.63%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.76%) Photoshop
3 2 (4.88%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (4.88%) InDesign
3 2 (4.88%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (48.78%) SQL Server
2 10 (24.39%) NoSQL
3 5 (12.20%) MySQL
4 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.44%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.44%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 15 (36.59%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.32%) Mercurial
3 2 (4.88%) Subversion
4 1 (2.44%) Maven
4 1 (2.44%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.44%) Ant
4 1 (2.44%) InstallShield
4 1 (2.44%) Hudson
4 1 (2.44%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (34.15%) Marketing
2 5 (12.20%) Finance
3 4 (9.76%) Advertising
4 2 (4.88%) Banking
4 2 (4.88%) Retail
4 2 (4.88%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 17 (41.46%) Developer
2 10 (24.39%) .NET Developer
3 8 (19.51%) Designer
4 6 (14.63%) Digital Designer
5 4 (9.76%) Senior Digital Designer
5 4 (9.76%) Senior Designer
5 4 (9.76%) Technical Leader
6 3 (7.32%) PHP Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Web Applications Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Team Leader
7 2 (4.88%) Graphic Designer
7 2 (4.88%) Deployment Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) IT Audit Manager
7 2 (4.88%) Audit Manager
7 2 (4.88%) Applications Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Web Developer
8 1 (2.44%) Consultant
8 1 (2.44%) Analyst
8 1 (2.44%) Test Analyst
8 1 (2.44%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (46.34%) .NET
2 16 (39.02%) ASP.NET
3 15 (36.59%) ASP.NET MVC
4 12 (29.27%) HTML
5 10 (24.39%) WCF
5 10 (24.39%) CSS
5 10 (24.39%) HTML5
5 10 (24.39%) RESTful
5 10 (24.39%) CSS3
5 10 (24.39%) ASP.NET Web API
6 7 (17.07%) jQuery
7 4 (9.76%) Web Services
8 3 (7.32%) XML
8 3 (7.32%) LAMP
8 3 (7.32%) Google Maps API
8 3 (7.32%) Symfony
8 3 (7.32%) CodeIgniter
8 3 (7.32%) JSON
8 3 (7.32%) Modernizr
8 3 (7.32%) Open Graph
Miscellaneous
1 16 (39.02%) User Experience
2 10 (24.39%) BBC
3 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.88%) Photography
5 1 (2.44%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.44%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (12.20%) Linux
2 2 (4.88%) Windows
3 1 (2.44%) Android
3 1 (2.44%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (39.02%) MVC
2 14 (34.15%) OO
3 13 (31.71%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (31.71%) TDD
4 10 (24.39%) BDD
4 10 (24.39%) Web Application Development
5 9 (21.95%) SEO
6 8 (19.51%) Mentoring
7 5 (12.20%) Web Design
7 5 (12.20%) Responsive Web Design
8 4 (9.76%) Time Management
8 4 (9.76%) Analytics
8 4 (9.76%) OOP
9 3 (7.32%) E-Commerce
9 3 (7.32%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (7.32%) Digital Marketing
9 3 (7.32%) Customer Engagement
9 3 (7.32%) Online Marketing
10 2 (4.88%) Continuous Improvement
10 2 (4.88%) Data Governance
Programming Languages
1 11 (26.83%) JavaScript
1 11 (26.83%) C#
1 11 (26.83%) Ruby
2 3 (7.32%) PHP
3 1 (2.44%) SQL
3 1 (2.44%) Python
3 1 (2.44%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.44%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (12.20%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.88%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (4.88%) Puppet
1 2 (4.88%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (34.15%) Google
1 14 (34.15%) Facebook
2 10 (24.39%) Apple
2 10 (24.39%) Sony
2 10 (24.39%) Yahoo!
3 6 (14.63%) Oracle
4 4 (9.76%) Twitter
5 3 (7.32%) Zend
6 2 (4.88%) Adobe
7 1 (2.44%) HP
7 1 (2.44%) ExactTarget
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