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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Social Media
Rank 129 139 150
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +11
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 23 34 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.78% 0.89% 0.22%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.17% 2.70% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 18 17 3
Average salary £36,250 £21,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+72.61% -40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £19,200 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £42,850 £45,000 £51,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +7.35%
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
1061 1259 1206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 35.93% 32.86% 37.79%
Number of salaries quoted 672 795 666
Average salary £42,000 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +22 19 £37,500 +15.38% 9
Glasgow -5 3 £35,000 +66.66% 1
Social Media
UK

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 26 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (31.25%) Marketing
3 19 (29.69%) Google
3 19 (29.69%) JavaScript
4 18 (28.13%) SaaS
4 18 (28.13%) Web Application Development
5 16 (25.00%) Java
5 16 (25.00%) Ruby
5 16 (25.00%) MVC
6 15 (23.44%) SQL Server
6 15 (23.44%) C#
6 15 (23.44%) .NET
6 15 (23.44%) ASP.NET
6 15 (23.44%) OO
6 15 (23.44%) Apple
7 14 (21.88%) Sony
7 14 (21.88%) TDD
7 14 (21.88%) BBC
7 14 (21.88%) Yahoo!
7 14 (21.88%) WCF
7 14 (21.88%) ASP.NET Web API
7 14 (21.88%) Git (software)
7 14 (21.88%) RESTful
7 14 (21.88%) BDD
7 14 (21.88%) NoSQL
7 14 (21.88%) Node.js
7 14 (21.88%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (21.88%) Facebook
8 13 (20.31%) HTML
9 12 (18.75%) CSS

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 14 (21.88%) Node.js
2 8 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 5 (7.81%) CMS
3 5 (7.81%) WordPress
4 4 (6.25%) Apache Solr
4 4 (6.25%) JBoss
4 4 (6.25%) Apache
5 3 (4.69%) Liferay
6 2 (3.13%) Tomcat
6 2 (3.13%) Drupal
7 1 (1.56%) Joomla!
7 1 (1.56%) Umbraco
7 1 (1.56%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.69%) MS Office
3 1 (1.56%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.56%) SPSS
3 1 (1.56%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.56%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 18 (28.13%) SaaS
2 3 (4.69%) Office 365
3 1 (1.56%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.25%) Network Security
2 2 (3.13%) Internet
3 1 (1.56%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (23.44%) SQL Server
2 14 (21.88%) NoSQL
3 4 (6.25%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.13%) Big Data
4 2 (3.13%) MySQL
5 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.56%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (1.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.56%) SAP BW
5 1 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.56%) DB2
5 1 (1.56%) OLAP
5 1 (1.56%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 14 (21.88%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.69%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.56%) ERwin
3 1 (1.56%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 20 (31.25%) Marketing
2 5 (7.81%) Finance
3 4 (6.25%) Advertising
4 2 (3.13%) Retail
5 1 (1.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (50.00%) Developer
2 15 (23.44%) .NET Developer
3 6 (9.38%) Consultant
3 6 (9.38%) Java Developer
4 5 (7.81%) Software Developer
4 5 (7.81%) IT Consultant
4 5 (7.81%) Web Developer
5 4 (6.25%) Coordinator
6 3 (4.69%) Support Engineer
7 2 (3.13%) IT Support
7 2 (3.13%) Senior Manager
7 2 (3.13%) Project Manager
7 2 (3.13%) Support Consultant
8 1 (1.56%) ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (1.56%) Team Leader
8 1 (1.56%) Junior Developer
8 1 (1.56%) PHP Developer
8 1 (1.56%) Junior .NET Developer
8 1 (1.56%) Java Software Developer
8 1 (1.56%) IT Risk Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (23.44%) .NET
1 15 (23.44%) ASP.NET
2 14 (21.88%) WCF
2 14 (21.88%) ASP.NET Web API
2 14 (21.88%) RESTful
2 14 (21.88%) ASP.NET MVC
3 13 (20.31%) HTML
4 12 (18.75%) CSS
5 11 (17.19%) jQuery
6 8 (12.50%) HTML5
7 6 (9.38%) CSS3
8 5 (7.81%) Ajax
9 4 (6.25%) GWT
9 4 (6.25%) Spring
10 1 (1.56%) SOAP
10 1 (1.56%) Web Services
10 1 (1.56%) iOS SDK
10 1 (1.56%) iPhone SDK
Miscellaneous
1 14 (21.88%) BBC
2 4 (6.25%) User Experience
3 2 (3.13%) Mobile Computing
3 2 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.56%) Blog
4 1 (1.56%) Reference Data
4 1 (1.56%) Data Conversion
4 1 (1.56%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.56%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.56%) Open Source
4 1 (1.56%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 11 (17.19%) Apple iOS
1 11 (17.19%) Android
2 6 (9.38%) Linux
3 3 (4.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (4.69%) Windows
4 1 (1.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (28.13%) Web Application Development
3 16 (25.00%) MVC
4 15 (23.44%) OO
5 14 (21.88%) TDD
5 14 (21.88%) BDD
6 11 (17.19%) iOS Development
7 10 (15.63%) Android Development
7 10 (15.63%) SEO
8 8 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
8 8 (12.50%) CRM
8 8 (12.50%) Analytics
9 6 (9.38%) Pay per click
10 5 (7.81%) Web Design
10 5 (7.81%) Web Development
10 5 (7.81%) E-Commerce
10 5 (7.81%) Customer Engagement
11 4 (6.25%) Web Marketing
11 4 (6.25%) Responsive Web Design
11 4 (6.25%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (29.69%) JavaScript
2 16 (25.00%) Java
2 16 (25.00%) Ruby
3 15 (23.44%) C#
4 4 (6.25%) PHP
5 2 (3.13%) SQL
5 2 (3.13%) Python
5 2 (3.13%) PHP5
6 1 (1.56%) Objective-C
6 1 (1.56%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (15.63%) Degree
2 1 (1.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (1.56%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.13%) Puppet
1 2 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 19 (29.69%) Google
2 15 (23.44%) Apple
3 14 (21.88%) Sony
3 14 (21.88%) Yahoo!
3 14 (21.88%) Facebook
4 5 (7.81%) Oracle
5 3 (4.69%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.13%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.56%) Teradata
7 1 (1.56%) Informatica
7 1 (1.56%) Cognos
7 1 (1.56%) SAP
7 1 (1.56%) Sybase
7 1 (1.56%) Twitter
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