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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Social Media
Rank 148 144 143
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 15 26 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.47% 0.71% 0.65%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.23% 1.96% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 11 20 7
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £19,800 £30,900
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- +15.38%
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
1217 1328 1223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 38.52% 36.47% 37.93%
Number of salaries quoted 768 875 773
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £59,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 3 August 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 3 August 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 -3 11 £38,750 -3.12% 2
West Lothian - 2 £32,500 - 1
Glasgow +11 1 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Social Media
UK

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 22 (41.51%) Marketing
2 18 (33.96%) Google
3 17 (32.08%) HTML
4 15 (28.30%) SEO
5 14 (26.42%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (26.42%) Web Application Development
6 13 (24.53%) JavaScript
6 13 (24.53%) CSS
7 12 (22.64%) MVC
7 12 (22.64%) Ruby
8 11 (20.75%) Pay per click
8 11 (20.75%) jQuery
8 11 (20.75%) SaaS
8 11 (20.75%) Apple
8 11 (20.75%) .NET
8 11 (20.75%) C#
8 11 (20.75%) ASP.NET
8 11 (20.75%) OO
8 11 (20.75%) Analytics
9 10 (18.87%) Facebook
9 10 (18.87%) ASP.NET Web API
9 10 (18.87%) CRM
9 10 (18.87%) SQL Server
9 10 (18.87%) BBC
9 10 (18.87%) Sony
9 10 (18.87%) Git (software)
9 10 (18.87%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (18.87%) BDD
9 10 (18.87%) NoSQL
9 10 (18.87%) Node.js

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 10 (18.87%) Node.js
2 5 (9.43%) CMS
2 5 (9.43%) WordPress
3 4 (7.55%) JBoss
3 4 (7.55%) Apache
3 4 (7.55%) Apache Solr
4 3 (5.66%) SharePoint
4 3 (5.66%) Liferay
5 2 (3.77%) Drupal
5 2 (3.77%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.89%) Joomla!
6 1 (1.89%) Umbraco
Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Photoshop
1 2 (3.77%) MS Office
1 2 (3.77%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (3.77%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 11 (20.75%) SaaS
2 4 (7.55%) Google Analytics
3 1 (1.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.55%) Internet
1 4 (7.55%) Network Security
2 1 (1.89%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.87%) SQL Server
1 10 (18.87%) NoSQL
2 4 (7.55%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.77%) MySQL
3 2 (3.77%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 10 (18.87%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.66%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.89%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (41.51%) Marketing
2 6 (11.32%) Advertising
3 4 (7.55%) Retail
3 4 (7.55%) Finance
Job Titles
1 21 (39.62%) Developer
2 11 (20.75%) .NET Developer
3 5 (9.43%) Web Developer
3 5 (9.43%) Consultant
4 4 (7.55%) Coordinator
5 3 (5.66%) IT Consultant
5 3 (5.66%) Java Developer
6 2 (3.77%) Support Consultant
6 2 (3.77%) SEO Manager
6 2 (3.77%) Senior Manager
6 2 (3.77%) Project Manager
6 2 (3.77%) E-Commerce Manager
6 2 (3.77%) IT Support
6 2 (3.77%) Data Conversion Specialist
7 1 (1.89%) PPC Manager
7 1 (1.89%) PPC Analyst
7 1 (1.89%) Digital Marketing Executive
7 1 (1.89%) iOS Developer
7 1 (1.89%) Risk Consultant
7 1 (1.89%) PPC Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (32.08%) HTML
2 13 (24.53%) CSS
3 11 (20.75%) .NET
3 11 (20.75%) ASP.NET
3 11 (20.75%) jQuery
4 10 (18.87%) RESTful
4 10 (18.87%) ASP.NET MVC
4 10 (18.87%) ASP.NET Web API
4 10 (18.87%) WCF
5 8 (15.09%) HTML5
6 6 (11.32%) CSS3
7 5 (9.43%) Ajax
8 4 (7.55%) Spring
8 4 (7.55%) GWT
9 1 (1.89%) SOAP
9 1 (1.89%) Web Services
9 1 (1.89%) iOS SDK
9 1 (1.89%) iPhone SDK
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.87%) BBC
2 3 (5.66%) User Experience
3 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.77%) Data Conversion
4 1 (1.89%) iPhone
4 1 (1.89%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.89%) Blog
4 1 (1.89%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.32%) Linux
2 4 (7.55%) Android
2 4 (7.55%) Apple iOS
3 3 (5.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.89%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (28.30%) SEO
2 14 (26.42%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (26.42%) Web Application Development
3 12 (22.64%) MVC
4 11 (20.75%) OO
4 11 (20.75%) Analytics
4 11 (20.75%) Pay per click
5 10 (18.87%) BDD
5 10 (18.87%) CRM
5 10 (18.87%) TDD
6 9 (16.98%) Digital Marketing
7 7 (13.21%) Email Marketing
7 7 (13.21%) E-Commerce
8 6 (11.32%) Web Design
9 5 (9.43%) Web Development
10 4 (7.55%) Customer Engagement
10 4 (7.55%) Web Marketing
10 4 (7.55%) Responsive Web Design
10 4 (7.55%) Change Management
10 4 (7.55%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (24.53%) JavaScript
2 12 (22.64%) Ruby
3 11 (20.75%) C#
4 9 (16.98%) Java
5 5 (9.43%) PHP
6 2 (3.77%) SQL
6 2 (3.77%) Python
6 2 (3.77%) PHP5
7 1 (1.89%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.89%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (15.09%) Degree
2 1 (1.89%) HND
2 1 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 1 (1.89%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.77%) Puppet
1 2 (3.77%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 18 (33.96%) Google
2 11 (20.75%) Apple
3 10 (18.87%) Sony
3 10 (18.87%) Yahoo!
3 10 (18.87%) Facebook
4 4 (7.55%) Oracle
5 3 (5.66%) Red Hat
6 2 (3.77%) Adobe
7 1 (1.89%) Twitter
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