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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Social Media
Rank 111 132 150
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +18
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 39 37 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.24% 0.93% 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.42% 2.81% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 30 10 4
Average salary £39,000 £29,500 £27,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.20% +6.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,450 £20,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £45,750 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £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
1140 1318 1216
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 36.21% 33.01% 38.38%
Number of salaries quoted 678 825 644
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +1.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,650 £26,000
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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +26 30 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Glasgow 0 6 £35,000 +66.66%
Dundee - 2 £40,000 -
Social Media
UK

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 34 (44.74%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (34.21%) JavaScript
3 25 (32.89%) Web Application Development
4 21 (27.63%) Google
5 20 (26.32%) HTML
5 20 (26.32%) Java
5 20 (26.32%) CSS
6 19 (25.00%) SQL Server
6 19 (25.00%) Ruby
7 18 (23.68%) Marketing
7 18 (23.68%) C#
7 18 (23.68%) .NET
7 18 (23.68%) OO
7 18 (23.68%) ASP.NET
8 17 (22.37%) Apple
8 17 (22.37%) MVC
8 17 (22.37%) SaaS
8 17 (22.37%) jQuery
9 16 (21.05%) Git (software)
9 16 (21.05%) RESTful
9 16 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC
9 16 (21.05%) BDD
9 16 (21.05%) NoSQL
9 16 (21.05%) Node.js
9 16 (21.05%) Facebook
9 16 (21.05%) ASP.NET Web API
9 16 (21.05%) BBC
9 16 (21.05%) Sony
9 16 (21.05%) Yahoo!
9 16 (21.05%) WCF

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 16 (21.05%) Node.js
2 13 (17.11%) SharePoint
3 12 (15.79%) CMS
4 8 (10.53%) Drupal
5 4 (5.26%) WordPress
5 4 (5.26%) JBoss
5 4 (5.26%) Apache
5 4 (5.26%) Apache Solr
6 3 (3.95%) Liferay
7 2 (2.63%) Tomcat
7 2 (2.63%) SAS
8 1 (1.32%) Umbraco
Applications
1 9 (11.84%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.95%) MS Office
3 2 (2.63%) Photoshop
3 2 (2.63%) SPSS
4 1 (1.32%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 7 (9.21%) Magento
2 2 (2.63%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 17 (22.37%) SaaS
2 3 (3.95%) Office 365
3 1 (1.32%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.26%) Network Security
2 1 (1.32%) SMS
2 1 (1.32%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (21.05%) NoSQL
3 8 (10.53%) MySQL
4 4 (5.26%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.63%) SAP HANA
5 2 (2.63%) Big Data
5 2 (2.63%) DB2
5 2 (2.63%) OLAP
5 2 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.63%) SAP BW
5 2 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.63%) Oracle OLAP
5 2 (2.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 16 (21.05%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.95%) Eclipse
3 2 (2.63%) ERwin
3 2 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.32%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.32%) Bugzilla
4 1 (1.32%) JIRA
General
1 18 (23.68%) Marketing
2 7 (9.21%) Finance
3 3 (3.95%) Advertising
4 2 (2.63%) Banking
5 1 (1.32%) Retail
Job Titles
1 41 (53.95%) Developer
2 17 (22.37%) .NET Developer
3 8 (10.53%) PHP Developer
4 6 (7.89%) Java Developer
4 6 (7.89%) Architect
4 6 (7.89%) Web Developer
4 6 (7.89%) Consultant
5 5 (6.58%) IT Consultant
5 5 (6.58%) Software Developer
6 4 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (5.26%) Coordinator
6 4 (5.26%) Web Architect
6 4 (5.26%) Digital Architect
6 4 (5.26%) Digital Solutions Architect
7 3 (3.95%) Support Engineer
8 2 (2.63%) IT Support
8 2 (2.63%) Project Manager
8 2 (2.63%) Data Architect
8 2 (2.63%) Senior Manager
8 2 (2.63%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (26.32%) CSS
1 20 (26.32%) HTML
2 18 (23.68%) .NET
2 18 (23.68%) ASP.NET
3 17 (22.37%) jQuery
4 16 (21.05%) RESTful
4 16 (21.05%) ASP.NET MVC
4 16 (21.05%) WCF
4 16 (21.05%) ASP.NET Web API
5 13 (17.11%) HTML5
6 11 (14.47%) CSS3
7 6 (7.89%) Ajax
8 4 (5.26%) Spring
8 4 (5.26%) GWT
9 2 (2.63%) SOAP
10 1 (1.32%) Web Services
10 1 (1.32%) XHTML
10 1 (1.32%) iOS SDK
10 1 (1.32%) REST
10 1 (1.32%) iPhone SDK
Miscellaneous
1 16 (21.05%) BBC
2 8 (10.53%) Open Source
2 8 (10.53%) Mobile App
3 5 (6.58%) User Experience
4 3 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.63%) Mobile Computing
5 2 (2.63%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.32%) iPhone
6 1 (1.32%) Statistics
6 1 (1.32%) Blog
6 1 (1.32%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.32%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.32%) EPoS
6 1 (1.32%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.32%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (14.47%) Android
1 11 (14.47%) Apple iOS
2 6 (7.89%) Linux
3 3 (3.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (3.95%) Windows
4 1 (1.32%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (44.74%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (32.89%) Web Application Development
3 18 (23.68%) OO
4 17 (22.37%) MVC
5 16 (21.05%) TDD
5 16 (21.05%) BDD
6 13 (17.11%) SEO
7 12 (15.79%) Web Development
8 11 (14.47%) Analytics
8 11 (14.47%) iOS Development
9 10 (13.16%) Android Development
10 6 (7.89%) Customer Engagement
10 6 (7.89%) Digital Marketing
10 6 (7.89%) CRM
11 5 (6.58%) Web Design
11 5 (6.58%) Responsive Web Design
12 4 (5.26%) Web Marketing
12 4 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
12 4 (5.26%) Zachman Framework
12 4 (5.26%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 26 (34.21%) JavaScript
2 20 (26.32%) Java
3 19 (25.00%) Ruby
4 18 (23.68%) C#
5 9 (11.84%) PHP
6 6 (7.89%) PHP5
7 3 (3.95%) Python
8 2 (2.63%) SQL
9 1 (1.32%) VB.NET
9 1 (1.32%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.32%) Perl
Qualifications
1 9 (11.84%) Degree
2 1 (1.32%) HND
2 1 (1.32%) ISEB
2 1 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (1.32%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.95%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.32%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.63%) Puppet
1 2 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 21 (27.63%) Google
2 17 (22.37%) Apple
3 16 (21.05%) Sony
3 16 (21.05%) Facebook
3 16 (21.05%) Yahoo!
4 6 (7.89%) Microsoft
4 6 (7.89%) Oracle
5 3 (3.95%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.63%) Sybase
6 2 (2.63%) SAP
6 2 (2.63%) Cognos
6 2 (2.63%) Informatica
6 2 (2.63%) Teradata
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