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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Social Media
Rank 144 126 146
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +20
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 17 37 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.57% 1.19% 0.75%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.25% 3.27% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 15 31 12
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +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
1357 1131 1226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 45.75% 36.40% 36.67%
Number of salaries quoted 804 685 737
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,668 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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
Glasgow -14 9 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Edinburgh -25 6 £39,250 -1.87% 3
Stirling - 2 £47,500 -
Social Media
UK

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 22 (55.00%) Google
2 20 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (47.50%) Git (software)
4 18 (45.00%) MVC
5 17 (42.50%) TDD
5 17 (42.50%) Apple
5 17 (42.50%) .NET
5 17 (42.50%) Facebook
5 17 (42.50%) Web Application Development
6 16 (40.00%) SQL Server 2014
6 16 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 16 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 16 (40.00%) BDD
6 16 (40.00%) NoSQL
6 16 (40.00%) Node.js
6 16 (40.00%) RESTful
6 16 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 16 (40.00%) WCF
6 16 (40.00%) ASP.NET
6 16 (40.00%) OO
6 16 (40.00%) C#
6 16 (40.00%) SQL Server
6 16 (40.00%) BBC
6 16 (40.00%) Sony
6 16 (40.00%) Yahoo!
6 16 (40.00%) Ruby
7 11 (27.50%) Marketing
7 11 (27.50%) User Experience
8 10 (25.00%) HTML
9 9 (22.50%) JavaScript

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 16 (40.00%) Node.js
2 4 (10.00%) Apache
3 3 (7.50%) CMS
3 3 (7.50%) WordPress
4 1 (2.50%) SAS
4 1 (2.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) Photoshop
2 2 (5.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.00%) Google Analytics
2 3 (7.50%) AdWords
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (40.00%) NoSQL
1 16 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 16 (40.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 3 (7.50%) MySQL
3 1 (2.50%) Lumira
3 1 (2.50%) Pentaho
3 1 (2.50%) Qlik Sense
3 1 (2.50%) QlikView
3 1 (2.50%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 19 (47.50%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.50%) Bitbucket
2 3 (7.50%) Bower
2 3 (7.50%) Grunt
3 1 (2.50%) Checkstyle
3 1 (2.50%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.50%) FindBugs
3 1 (2.50%) JIRA
3 1 (2.50%) ReSharper
3 1 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (27.50%) Marketing
2 4 (10.00%) Banking
3 3 (7.50%) Advertising
3 3 (7.50%) Finance
4 1 (2.50%) Brand Awareness
4 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (55.00%) Developer
2 17 (42.50%) Social Media Developer
3 16 (40.00%) .NET Developer
4 3 (7.50%) Consultant
4 3 (7.50%) Full Stack Developer
4 3 (7.50%) HTML Developer
4 3 (7.50%) JavaScript Developer
4 3 (7.50%) PHP Developer
5 2 (5.00%) Development Manager
5 2 (5.00%) Recruitment Consultant
5 2 (5.00%) Resource Consultant
6 1 (2.50%) Account Manager
6 1 (2.50%) Java Developer
6 1 (2.50%) Marketing Manager
6 1 (2.50%) Support Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Systems Developer
6 1 (2.50%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Systems Support
6 1 (2.50%) Systems Support Engineer
6 1 (2.50%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (42.50%) .NET
2 16 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 16 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 16 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 16 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 16 (40.00%) RESTful
2 16 (40.00%) WCF
3 10 (25.00%) HTML
4 9 (22.50%) CSS
5 5 (12.50%) HTML5
5 5 (12.50%) jQuery
6 4 (10.00%) CSS3
6 4 (10.00%) JSON
6 4 (10.00%) XML
7 3 (7.50%) Ajax
7 3 (7.50%) AngularJS
7 3 (7.50%) Laravel
7 3 (7.50%) PhoneGap
7 3 (7.50%) REST
7 3 (7.50%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 16 (40.00%) BBC
2 11 (27.50%) User Experience
3 6 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.00%) Copywriting
5 1 (2.50%) Blog
5 1 (2.50%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.50%) New Media
5 1 (2.50%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (45.00%) MVC
3 17 (42.50%) TDD
3 17 (42.50%) Web Application Development
4 16 (40.00%) BDD
4 16 (40.00%) OO
5 7 (17.50%) Analytics
5 7 (17.50%) SEO
6 6 (15.00%) CRM
6 6 (15.00%) Pay per click
7 5 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
8 4 (10.00%) Project Management
9 3 (7.50%) Online Marketing
9 3 (7.50%) Web Development
10 2 (5.00%) Content Management
10 2 (5.00%) Email Marketing
10 2 (5.00%) Front End Development
10 2 (5.00%) Marketing Strategy
10 2 (5.00%) Web Analytics
10 2 (5.00%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 16 (40.00%) C#
1 16 (40.00%) Ruby
2 9 (22.50%) JavaScript
3 3 (7.50%) PHP
3 3 (7.50%) SQL
4 1 (2.50%) Java
4 1 (2.50%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) HP Fortify
1 1 (2.50%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 22 (55.00%) Google
2 17 (42.50%) Apple
2 17 (42.50%) Facebook
3 16 (40.00%) Sony
3 16 (40.00%) Yahoo!
4 2 (5.00%) Omniture
5 1 (2.50%) Adobe
5 1 (2.50%) Alteryx
5 1 (2.50%) Birst
5 1 (2.50%) HP
5 1 (2.50%) Jaspersoft
5 1 (2.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.50%) SAP
5 1 (2.50%) Tableau
5 1 (2.50%) TIBCO
5 1 (2.50%) Twitter
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Posted: 2 days ago
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