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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Social Media
Rank 120 136 142
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +6
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 36 23 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.17% 0.71% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.40% 1.80% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 30 11 1
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £19,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +105.12%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
1060 1281 974
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 34.32% 39.46% 33.63%
Number of salaries quoted 689 776 605
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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 +20 34 £40,000 - 1
Glasgow - 1 £22,500 - 1
Dundee - 1 £40,000 -
Social Media
UK

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 33 (40.24%) SQL Server
1 33 (40.24%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (35.37%) JavaScript
3 26 (31.71%) .NET
3 26 (31.71%) MVC
4 25 (30.49%) ASP.NET
5 24 (29.27%) HTML
6 21 (25.61%) CSS
6 21 (25.61%) Apple
6 21 (25.61%) ASP.NET MVC
6 21 (25.61%) Facebook
6 21 (25.61%) Web Application Development
7 20 (24.39%) C#
7 20 (24.39%) Ruby
8 19 (23.17%) Marketing
9 18 (21.95%) jQuery
9 18 (21.95%) Git (software)
9 18 (21.95%) NoSQL
9 18 (21.95%) SEO
9 18 (21.95%) OO
10 17 (20.73%) Node.js
10 17 (20.73%) HTML5
11 16 (19.51%) BDD
11 16 (19.51%) RESTful
11 16 (19.51%) WCF
11 16 (19.51%) Yahoo!
11 16 (19.51%) Google
11 16 (19.51%) ASP.NET Web API
11 16 (19.51%) MS Excel
11 16 (19.51%) Sony

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 17 (20.73%) Node.js
2 11 (13.41%) SharePoint
3 9 (10.98%) CMS
4 7 (8.54%) Drupal
5 3 (3.66%) Umbraco
5 3 (3.66%) SAS
6 2 (2.44%) IIS
7 1 (1.22%) GlassFish
7 1 (1.22%) nginx
7 1 (1.22%) Apache
Applications
1 16 (19.51%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.32%) Photoshop
3 4 (4.88%) MS Office
4 3 (3.66%) SPSS
5 1 (1.22%) Adobe Captivate
5 1 (1.22%) MS Project
5 1 (1.22%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 7 (8.54%) Magento
2 3 (3.66%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.20%) SaaS
2 2 (2.44%) Office 365
3 1 (1.22%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.44%) HTTP
2 1 (1.22%) Softphone
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (40.24%) SQL Server
2 18 (21.95%) NoSQL
3 9 (10.98%) MySQL
4 3 (3.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (3.66%) Oracle OLAP
4 3 (3.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (3.66%) Big Data
4 3 (3.66%) SAP HANA
4 3 (3.66%) SAP BW
4 3 (3.66%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (3.66%) DB2
4 3 (3.66%) OLAP
4 3 (3.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.22%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 18 (21.95%) Git (software)
2 5 (6.10%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (6.10%) Xcode
3 3 (3.66%) JIRA
3 3 (3.66%) ERwin
3 3 (3.66%) Bugzilla
4 2 (2.44%) JMeter
4 2 (2.44%) Subversion
4 2 (2.44%) JUnit
4 2 (2.44%) QuickTest Pro
4 2 (2.44%) FogBugz
4 2 (2.44%) SoapUI
4 2 (2.44%) Cucumber
4 2 (2.44%) Selenium
5 1 (1.22%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.22%) Hudson
5 1 (1.22%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.22%) InstallShield
5 1 (1.22%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (1.22%) Ant
General
1 19 (23.17%) Marketing
2 11 (13.41%) Finance
3 6 (7.32%) Advertising
4 5 (6.10%) Publishing
5 3 (3.66%) Banking
6 1 (1.22%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.22%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.22%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 42 (51.22%) Developer
2 16 (19.51%) .NET Developer
3 10 (12.20%) Designer
3 10 (12.20%) Digital Designer
4 7 (8.54%) Architect
4 7 (8.54%) PHP Developer
5 5 (6.10%) iOS Developer
6 4 (4.88%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (4.88%) Technical Leader
6 4 (4.88%) Java Developer
6 4 (4.88%) Software Developer
6 4 (4.88%) Senior Digital Designer
6 4 (4.88%) Digital Architect
6 4 (4.88%) Digital Solutions Architect
6 4 (4.88%) Senior Designer
6 4 (4.88%) Web Architect
7 3 (3.66%) Web Developer
7 3 (3.66%) Graduate
7 3 (3.66%) Graduate Developer
7 3 (3.66%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (31.71%) .NET
2 25 (30.49%) ASP.NET
3 24 (29.27%) HTML
4 21 (25.61%) CSS
4 21 (25.61%) ASP.NET MVC
5 18 (21.95%) jQuery
6 17 (20.73%) HTML5
7 16 (19.51%) RESTful
7 16 (19.51%) WCF
7 16 (19.51%) ASP.NET Web API
8 15 (18.29%) CSS3
9 5 (6.10%) REST
9 5 (6.10%) SOAP
9 5 (6.10%) Cocoa
10 4 (4.88%) Ajax
11 3 (3.66%) XHTML
11 3 (3.66%) Spring
12 2 (2.44%) XML
12 2 (2.44%) JMS
12 2 (2.44%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (19.51%) BBC
2 14 (17.07%) User Experience
3 9 (10.98%) Mobile App
4 7 (8.54%) Open Source
5 5 (6.10%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.66%) Reference Data
6 3 (3.66%) EPoS
7 2 (2.44%) Mobile Computing
8 1 (1.22%) Statistics
8 1 (1.22%) Blog
8 1 (1.22%) Learning Management System
8 1 (1.22%) Digital Media
8 1 (1.22%) New Media
8 1 (1.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (1.22%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.22%) E-Learning
8 1 (1.22%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.22%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 13 (15.85%) Apple iOS
2 8 (9.76%) Android
3 6 (7.32%) Windows
4 2 (2.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (40.24%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (31.71%) MVC
3 21 (25.61%) Web Application Development
4 18 (21.95%) SEO
4 18 (21.95%) OO
5 16 (19.51%) BDD
5 16 (19.51%) TDD
6 12 (14.63%) iOS Development
7 9 (10.98%) Analytics
8 8 (9.76%) Digital Marketing
9 7 (8.54%) Web Development
9 7 (8.54%) Customer Engagement
9 7 (8.54%) Android Development
10 6 (7.32%) SOA
11 5 (6.10%) Mentoring
11 5 (6.10%) Responsive Web Design
12 4 (4.88%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (4.88%) Zachman Framework
12 4 (4.88%) TOGAF
12 4 (4.88%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 29 (35.37%) JavaScript
2 20 (24.39%) C#
2 20 (24.39%) Ruby
3 14 (17.07%) Java
4 7 (8.54%) PHP
5 5 (6.10%) PHP5
5 5 (6.10%) Objective-C
6 4 (4.88%) Python
7 3 (3.66%) Perl
8 2 (2.44%) ClojureScript
8 2 (2.44%) Clojure
9 1 (1.22%) Bash Shell
9 1 (1.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (12.20%) Degree
2 2 (2.44%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.22%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.32%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.44%) Docker
1 2 (2.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (2.44%) CA LISA
1 2 (2.44%) Puppet
Vendors
1 21 (25.61%) Apple
1 21 (25.61%) Facebook
2 16 (19.51%) Yahoo!
2 16 (19.51%) Google
2 16 (19.51%) Sony
3 8 (9.76%) Oracle
3 8 (9.76%) Microsoft
4 5 (6.10%) Twitter
5 3 (3.66%) Informatica
5 3 (3.66%) Cognos
5 3 (3.66%) SAP
5 3 (3.66%) Sybase
5 3 (3.66%) Teradata
6 2 (2.44%) VMware
6 2 (2.44%) CA
7 1 (1.22%) Verint
7 1 (1.22%) Adobe
7 1 (1.22%) Avaya
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago