The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Social Media
Rank 119 135 149
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +14
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 47 25 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.31% 0.81% 0.49%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.54% 2.35% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 34 11 14
Average salary £39,000 £42,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.23% +37.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £30,000 £19,629
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -4.41%
Social Media
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1326 1066 1059
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 37.00% 34.52% 32.58%
Number of salaries quoted 878 691 671
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 £30,000 £25,700
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £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 Scotland

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

Social Media Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Social Media
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Social Media Salary Trend in Scotland

Social Media
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Social Media across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Social Media Salary Histogram in Scotland

Social Media
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Social Media within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +9 33 £39,000 -2.50% 5
Stirling - 4 £45,000 -
Glasgow -16 3 £32,500 -39.53% 1
Dundee +5 1 £30,000 -
Aberdeen - 1 £25,000 -
Social Media
UK

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 25 (36.76%) Facebook
2 24 (35.29%) Marketing
3 22 (32.35%) HTML
3 22 (32.35%) User Experience
4 21 (30.88%) JavaScript
5 20 (29.41%) .NET
5 20 (29.41%) SQL Server
5 20 (29.41%) MVC
6 17 (25.00%) ASP.NET
6 17 (25.00%) Google
6 17 (25.00%) HTML5
7 16 (23.53%) CSS
7 16 (23.53%) Twitter
8 14 (20.59%) Apple
8 14 (20.59%) Ruby
8 14 (20.59%) Git (software)
8 14 (20.59%) ASP.NET MVC
9 13 (19.12%) OO
9 13 (19.12%) NoSQL
9 13 (19.12%) CSS3
10 12 (17.65%) Photoshop
10 12 (17.65%) SEO
10 12 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (17.65%) TDD
10 12 (17.65%) jQuery
11 11 (16.18%) C#
11 11 (16.18%) Node.js
12 10 (14.71%) Web Design
12 10 (14.71%) Degree
13 9 (13.24%) E-Commerce

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 (16.18%) Node.js
2 9 (13.24%) CMS
3 7 (10.29%) WordPress
4 6 (8.82%) Drupal
5 4 (5.88%) Apache
6 3 (4.41%) Joomla!
7 2 (2.94%) SharePoint
7 2 (2.94%) IIS
7 2 (2.94%) Umbraco
8 1 (1.47%) GlassFish
8 1 (1.47%) nginx
Applications
1 12 (17.65%) Photoshop
2 6 (8.82%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.41%) Fireworks
3 3 (4.41%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (2.94%) InDesign
4 2 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.94%) MS Office
5 1 (1.47%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 5 (7.35%) Google Analytics
2 4 (5.88%) Magento
3 1 (1.47%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.88%) MailChimp
2 3 (4.41%) SaaS
3 1 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.47%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.47%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.41%) HTTP
2 1 (1.47%) SSL
2 1 (1.47%) Softphone
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 13 (19.12%) NoSQL
3 6 (8.82%) MySQL
4 2 (2.94%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.47%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (20.59%) Git (software)
2 5 (7.35%) Xcode
3 4 (5.88%) Dreamweaver
4 3 (4.41%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (4.41%) JUnit
4 3 (4.41%) Selenium
4 3 (4.41%) Mercurial
4 3 (4.41%) Cucumber
4 3 (4.41%) SoapUI
4 3 (4.41%) JMeter
5 2 (2.94%) Subversion
6 1 (1.47%) Maven
6 1 (1.47%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.47%) Ant
6 1 (1.47%) InstallShield
6 1 (1.47%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.47%) Hudson
6 1 (1.47%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 24 (35.29%) Marketing
2 6 (8.82%) Finance
3 5 (7.35%) Advertising
3 5 (7.35%) Publishing
4 3 (4.41%) Banking
4 3 (4.41%) Retail
4 3 (4.41%) Multimedia
5 1 (1.47%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.47%) Games
5 1 (1.47%) Back Office
5 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (41.18%) Developer
2 12 (17.65%) Designer
3 9 (13.24%) .NET Developer
4 7 (10.29%) Digital Designer
5 5 (7.35%) iOS Developer
5 5 (7.35%) Web Developer
5 5 (7.35%) Analyst
6 4 (5.88%) Technical Leader
6 4 (5.88%) Senior Digital Designer
6 4 (5.88%) E-Commerce Specialist
6 4 (5.88%) Senior Designer
7 3 (4.41%) UI Programmer
7 3 (4.41%) Creative Web Developer
7 3 (4.41%) UI Developer
7 3 (4.41%) IT Audit Manager
7 3 (4.41%) PHP Developer
7 3 (4.41%) Consultant
7 3 (4.41%) Audit Manager
8 2 (2.94%) Applications Developer
8 2 (2.94%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (32.35%) HTML
2 20 (29.41%) .NET
3 17 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 17 (25.00%) HTML5
4 16 (23.53%) CSS
5 14 (20.59%) ASP.NET MVC
6 13 (19.12%) CSS3
7 12 (17.65%) jQuery
8 9 (13.24%) WCF
8 9 (13.24%) RESTful
8 9 (13.24%) ASP.NET Web API
9 6 (8.82%) Sass
9 6 (8.82%) AngularJS
9 6 (8.82%) XML
10 5 (7.35%) Cocoa
10 5 (7.35%) Web Services
10 5 (7.35%) REST
11 4 (5.88%) Spring
11 4 (5.88%) SOAP
12 3 (4.41%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 22 (32.35%) User Experience
2 9 (13.24%) BBC
3 3 (4.41%) Web 2.0
3 3 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.41%) Mobile App
4 2 (2.94%) Photography
5 1 (1.47%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.47%) Blog
5 1 (1.47%) Learning Management System
5 1 (1.47%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.47%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.47%) Handset
5 1 (1.47%) Mobile Games
5 1 (1.47%) Replication
5 1 (1.47%) E-Learning
5 1 (1.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.82%) Linux
1 6 (8.82%) Apple iOS
2 2 (2.94%) Windows
3 1 (1.47%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (29.41%) MVC
2 13 (19.12%) OO
3 12 (17.65%) SEO
3 12 (17.65%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (17.65%) TDD
4 10 (14.71%) Web Design
5 9 (13.24%) E-Commerce
5 9 (13.24%) BDD
5 9 (13.24%) Responsive Web Design
5 9 (13.24%) Web Application Development
5 9 (13.24%) Analytics
6 8 (11.76%) Mentoring
7 7 (10.29%) Digital Marketing
8 6 (8.82%) Content Management
9 5 (7.35%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (7.35%) iOS Development
10 4 (5.88%) OOP
10 4 (5.88%) Workflow
10 4 (5.88%) Automated Testing
10 4 (5.88%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 21 (30.88%) JavaScript
2 14 (20.59%) Ruby
3 11 (16.18%) C#
4 7 (10.29%) PHP
5 5 (7.35%) Java
5 5 (7.35%) Objective-C
6 3 (4.41%) Clojure
6 3 (4.41%) ClojureScript
7 2 (2.94%) SQL
8 1 (1.47%) Python
8 1 (1.47%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 10 (14.71%) Degree
2 1 (1.47%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.94%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (4.41%) CA LISA
2 2 (2.94%) Puppet
2 2 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 25 (36.76%) Facebook
2 17 (25.00%) Google
3 16 (23.53%) Twitter
4 14 (20.59%) Apple
5 9 (13.24%) Sony
5 9 (13.24%) Yahoo!
6 8 (11.76%) Adobe
7 6 (8.82%) Oracle
8 3 (4.41%) Microsoft
8 3 (4.41%) CA
8 3 (4.41%) Zend
9 1 (1.47%) Verint
9 1 (1.47%) ExactTarget
9 1 (1.47%) SAP
9 1 (1.47%) HP
9 1 (1.47%) Avaya
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