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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Social Media
Rank 122 132 134
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +2
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 44 28 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.32% 0.89% 0.52%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.88% 2.43% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 32 17 11
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £26,826
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +49.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,050 £36,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £48,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £34,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -2.85%
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
1135 1154 998
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 34.09% 36.67% 32.35%
Number of salaries quoted 722 754 617
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 £27,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
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 24 October 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 24 October 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 -3 32 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Glasgow -3 4 £31,250 -40.47%
Stirling - 2 - -
Aberdeen - 1 £25,000 -
Social Media
UK

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 26 (36.62%) SQL Server
1 26 (36.62%) Marketing
2 23 (32.39%) Facebook
2 23 (32.39%) User Experience
2 23 (32.39%) HTML
2 23 (32.39%) .NET
3 22 (30.99%) MVC
4 21 (29.58%) JavaScript
5 20 (28.17%) ASP.NET
6 18 (25.35%) Google
7 17 (23.94%) HTML5
7 17 (23.94%) CSS
8 16 (22.54%) Agile Software Development
8 16 (22.54%) ASP.NET MVC
9 15 (21.13%) Git (software)
9 15 (21.13%) Apple
10 14 (19.72%) OO
10 14 (19.72%) Ruby
10 14 (19.72%) NoSQL
11 13 (18.31%) Twitter
11 13 (18.31%) CSS3
11 13 (18.31%) jQuery
11 13 (18.31%) C#
11 13 (18.31%) TDD
11 13 (18.31%) SEO
12 12 (16.90%) Photoshop
12 12 (16.90%) Node.js
13 10 (14.08%) BDD
13 10 (14.08%) Web Application Development
13 10 (14.08%) ASP.NET Web API

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 12 (16.90%) Node.js
2 10 (14.08%) CMS
3 4 (5.63%) Apache
3 4 (5.63%) WordPress
4 3 (4.23%) Umbraco
4 3 (4.23%) SharePoint
4 3 (4.23%) Drupal
5 2 (2.82%) IIS
6 1 (1.41%) nginx
6 1 (1.41%) GlassFish
6 1 (1.41%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (16.90%) Photoshop
2 10 (14.08%) MS Excel
3 4 (5.63%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (4.23%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (2.82%) InDesign
5 2 (2.82%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (2.82%) MS Office
6 1 (1.41%) Adobe Captivate
6 1 (1.41%) SPSS
6 1 (1.41%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (7.04%) Google Analytics
2 4 (5.63%) Magento
3 1 (1.41%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.63%) MailChimp
2 3 (4.23%) SaaS
3 1 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.41%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.41%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.41%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.23%) HTTP
2 1 (1.41%) SSL
2 1 (1.41%) Softphone
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (36.62%) SQL Server
2 14 (19.72%) NoSQL
3 6 (8.45%) MySQL
4 2 (2.82%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.41%) SAP HANA
5 1 (1.41%) Big Data
5 1 (1.41%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.41%) DB2
5 1 (1.41%) OLAP
5 1 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.41%) SAP BW
5 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.41%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 15 (21.13%) Git (software)
2 5 (7.04%) Xcode
3 3 (4.23%) JMeter
3 3 (4.23%) JUnit
3 3 (4.23%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (4.23%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (4.23%) Mercurial
3 3 (4.23%) Cucumber
3 3 (4.23%) Selenium
3 3 (4.23%) SoapUI
4 2 (2.82%) FogBugz
4 2 (2.82%) JIRA
4 2 (2.82%) Bugzilla
4 2 (2.82%) Subversion
5 1 (1.41%) Maven
5 1 (1.41%) ERwin
5 1 (1.41%) InstallShield
5 1 (1.41%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (1.41%) Ant
5 1 (1.41%) TeamCity
General
1 26 (36.62%) Marketing
2 9 (12.68%) Finance
3 8 (11.27%) Advertising
4 5 (7.04%) Publishing
5 3 (4.23%) Banking
5 3 (4.23%) Multimedia
6 2 (2.82%) Retail
7 1 (1.41%) Back Office
7 1 (1.41%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.41%) Games
7 1 (1.41%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 27 (38.03%) Developer
2 15 (21.13%) Designer
3 10 (14.08%) Digital Designer
3 10 (14.08%) .NET Developer
4 6 (8.45%) Analyst
5 5 (7.04%) Technical Leader
5 5 (7.04%) iOS Developer
6 4 (5.63%) Senior Digital Designer
6 4 (5.63%) Senior Designer
6 4 (5.63%) E-Commerce Specialist
7 3 (4.23%) UI Developer
7 3 (4.23%) UI Programmer
7 3 (4.23%) PHP Developer
8 2 (2.82%) Web Applications Developer
8 2 (2.82%) Team Leader
8 2 (2.82%) IT Audit Manager
8 2 (2.82%) Graduate Developer
8 2 (2.82%) Graphic Designer
8 2 (2.82%) Deployment Engineer
8 2 (2.82%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (32.39%) HTML
1 23 (32.39%) .NET
2 20 (28.17%) ASP.NET
3 17 (23.94%) CSS
3 17 (23.94%) HTML5
4 16 (22.54%) ASP.NET MVC
5 13 (18.31%) CSS3
5 13 (18.31%) jQuery
6 10 (14.08%) WCF
6 10 (14.08%) RESTful
6 10 (14.08%) ASP.NET Web API
7 6 (8.45%) AngularJS
7 6 (8.45%) REST
7 6 (8.45%) XML
8 5 (7.04%) SOAP
8 5 (7.04%) Web Services
8 5 (7.04%) Cocoa
9 4 (5.63%) Spring
10 3 (4.23%) Ajax
10 3 (4.23%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 23 (32.39%) User Experience
2 10 (14.08%) BBC
3 4 (5.63%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.23%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.82%) EPoS
5 2 (2.82%) Photography
6 1 (1.41%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.41%) Blog
6 1 (1.41%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.41%) Learning Management System
6 1 (1.41%) Visualisation
6 1 (1.41%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.41%) Handset
6 1 (1.41%) Mobile Games
6 1 (1.41%) Replication
6 1 (1.41%) E-Learning
6 1 (1.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 6 (8.45%) Linux
1 6 (8.45%) Apple iOS
2 4 (5.63%) Windows
3 1 (1.41%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (30.99%) MVC
2 16 (22.54%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (19.72%) OO
4 13 (18.31%) SEO
4 13 (18.31%) TDD
5 10 (14.08%) BDD
5 10 (14.08%) Web Application Development
6 9 (12.68%) Analytics
6 9 (12.68%) Digital Marketing
6 9 (12.68%) Responsive Web Design
6 9 (12.68%) E-Commerce
7 8 (11.27%) Mentoring
8 7 (9.86%) Web Design
9 6 (8.45%) Content Management
9 6 (8.45%) Customer Engagement
10 5 (7.04%) iOS Development
11 4 (5.63%) Online Marketing
11 4 (5.63%) Performance Testing
11 4 (5.63%) Automated Testing
11 4 (5.63%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (29.58%) JavaScript
2 14 (19.72%) Ruby
3 13 (18.31%) C#
4 5 (7.04%) Java
4 5 (7.04%) Objective-C
5 4 (5.63%) PHP
6 3 (4.23%) Python
6 3 (4.23%) Clojure
6 3 (4.23%) ClojureScript
7 2 (2.82%) SQL
7 2 (2.82%) Perl
8 1 (1.41%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 10 (14.08%) Degree
2 1 (1.41%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.23%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.82%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (2.82%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (4.23%) CA LISA
2 2 (2.82%) Puppet
2 2 (2.82%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 23 (32.39%) Facebook
2 18 (25.35%) Google
3 15 (21.13%) Apple
4 13 (18.31%) Twitter
5 10 (14.08%) Sony
5 10 (14.08%) Yahoo!
6 8 (11.27%) Oracle
7 5 (7.04%) Adobe
8 4 (5.63%) Microsoft
9 3 (4.23%) Zend
9 3 (4.23%) CA
10 2 (2.82%) VMware
11 1 (1.41%) Teradata
11 1 (1.41%) Informatica
11 1 (1.41%) HP
11 1 (1.41%) Avaya
11 1 (1.41%) Sybase
11 1 (1.41%) SAP
11 1 (1.41%) Cognos
11 1 (1.41%) Verint
Edinburgh
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago