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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Social Media
Rank 113 127 144
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +17
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 41 36 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.31% 1.05% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.63% 2.73% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 34 12 2
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £20,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +95.12%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £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
1128 1320 1049
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 36.00% 38.57% 36.26%
Number of salaries quoted 686 799 614
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +9 33 £40,000 - 3
Glasgow +8 5 £35,000 +7.69%
Dundee - 3 £40,000 -
Social Media
UK

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 35 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (35.29%) JavaScript
3 28 (32.94%) SQL Server
4 26 (30.59%) CSS
5 25 (29.41%) HTML
5 25 (29.41%) Marketing
6 24 (28.24%) jQuery
7 23 (27.06%) Web Application Development
8 21 (24.71%) .NET
9 20 (23.53%) ASP.NET
9 20 (23.53%) HTML5
10 19 (22.35%) Java
11 18 (21.18%) C#
11 18 (21.18%) Ruby
11 18 (21.18%) Google
11 18 (21.18%) MVC
12 17 (20.00%) OO
12 17 (20.00%) Apple
12 17 (20.00%) CSS3
13 16 (18.82%) Facebook
13 16 (18.82%) Git (software)
13 16 (18.82%) ASP.NET MVC
13 16 (18.82%) SaaS
14 15 (17.65%) Node.js
14 15 (17.65%) SEO
15 14 (16.47%) BBC
15 14 (16.47%) Sony
15 14 (16.47%) Yahoo!
15 14 (16.47%) TDD
15 14 (16.47%) SharePoint

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 15 (17.65%) Node.js
2 14 (16.47%) SharePoint
3 12 (14.12%) CMS
4 7 (8.24%) Drupal
5 5 (5.88%) Apache
6 4 (4.71%) JBoss
6 4 (4.71%) WordPress
6 4 (4.71%) Apache Solr
7 3 (3.53%) Liferay
7 3 (3.53%) SAS
7 3 (3.53%) Umbraco
8 2 (2.35%) IIS
9 1 (1.18%) GlassFish
9 1 (1.18%) nginx
Applications
1 14 (16.47%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.88%) Photoshop
3 4 (4.71%) MS Office
4 3 (3.53%) SPSS
5 1 (1.18%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (8.24%) Magento
2 3 (3.53%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 16 (18.82%) SaaS
2 3 (3.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.71%) Network Security
2 1 (1.18%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (32.94%) SQL Server
2 14 (16.47%) NoSQL
3 9 (10.59%) MySQL
4 5 (5.88%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.53%) SAP HANA
5 3 (3.53%) Big Data
5 3 (3.53%) DB2
5 3 (3.53%) OLAP
5 3 (3.53%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (3.53%) SAP BW
5 3 (3.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (3.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (3.53%) Oracle OLAP
5 3 (3.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.18%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 16 (18.82%) Git (software)
2 5 (5.88%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (3.53%) Bugzilla
3 3 (3.53%) Eclipse
3 3 (3.53%) ERwin
3 3 (3.53%) JIRA
4 2 (2.35%) Xcode
4 2 (2.35%) Subversion
4 2 (2.35%) FogBugz
5 1 (1.18%) Ant
5 1 (1.18%) Hudson
5 1 (1.18%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.18%) Maven
5 1 (1.18%) TeamCity
5 1 (1.18%) InstallShield
General
1 25 (29.41%) Marketing
2 11 (12.94%) Finance
3 6 (7.06%) Advertising
4 3 (3.53%) Banking
5 2 (2.35%) Publishing
6 1 (1.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 43 (50.59%) Developer
2 14 (16.47%) .NET Developer
3 7 (8.24%) Architect
3 7 (8.24%) PHP Developer
3 7 (8.24%) Java Developer
3 7 (8.24%) Designer
3 7 (8.24%) Digital Designer
4 6 (7.06%) Web Developer
5 5 (5.88%) Consultant
5 5 (5.88%) Software Developer
5 5 (5.88%) IT Consultant
6 4 (4.71%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (4.71%) Coordinator
6 4 (4.71%) Web Architect
6 4 (4.71%) Digital Architect
6 4 (4.71%) Digital Solutions Architect
7 3 (3.53%) iOS Developer
7 3 (3.53%) Graduate Developer
7 3 (3.53%) Support Engineer
7 3 (3.53%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (30.59%) CSS
2 25 (29.41%) HTML
3 24 (28.24%) jQuery
4 21 (24.71%) .NET
5 20 (23.53%) ASP.NET
5 20 (23.53%) HTML5
6 17 (20.00%) CSS3
7 16 (18.82%) ASP.NET MVC
8 14 (16.47%) RESTful
8 14 (16.47%) WCF
8 14 (16.47%) ASP.NET Web API
9 8 (9.41%) Ajax
10 5 (5.88%) Spring
11 4 (4.71%) GWT
11 4 (4.71%) SOAP
12 3 (3.53%) XHTML
12 3 (3.53%) REST
13 2 (2.35%) Cocoa
13 2 (2.35%) Web Services
14 1 (1.18%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.47%) BBC
2 12 (14.12%) User Experience
3 10 (11.76%) Mobile App
4 7 (8.24%) Open Source
5 4 (4.71%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.53%) Reference Data
6 3 (3.53%) EPoS
7 2 (2.35%) Mobile Computing
8 1 (1.18%) New Media
8 1 (1.18%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.18%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.18%) N-Tier
8 1 (1.18%) iPhone
8 1 (1.18%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 14 (16.47%) Apple iOS
2 12 (14.12%) Android
3 7 (8.24%) Windows
4 6 (7.06%) Linux
5 3 (3.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.18%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (41.18%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (27.06%) Web Application Development
3 18 (21.18%) MVC
4 17 (20.00%) OO
5 15 (17.65%) SEO
6 14 (16.47%) TDD
6 14 (16.47%) BDD
7 13 (15.29%) iOS Development
8 11 (12.94%) Analytics
8 11 (12.94%) Web Development
8 11 (12.94%) Customer Engagement
9 10 (11.76%) Android Development
10 9 (10.59%) Responsive Web Design
11 8 (9.41%) Digital Marketing
12 5 (5.88%) CRM
12 5 (5.88%) E-Commerce
13 4 (4.71%) EAI
13 4 (4.71%) SOA
13 4 (4.71%) Change Management
13 4 (4.71%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 30 (35.29%) JavaScript
2 19 (22.35%) Java
3 18 (21.18%) C#
3 18 (21.18%) Ruby
4 7 (8.24%) PHP
5 5 (5.88%) PHP5
6 4 (4.71%) Python
7 3 (3.53%) Objective-C
7 3 (3.53%) Perl
8 1 (1.18%) SQL
8 1 (1.18%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 12 (14.12%) Degree
2 2 (2.35%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.18%) HND
3 1 (1.18%) ISEB
3 1 (1.18%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.35%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (2.35%) Docker
2 1 (1.18%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.35%) Puppet
1 2 (2.35%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 18 (21.18%) Google
2 17 (20.00%) Apple
3 16 (18.82%) Facebook
4 14 (16.47%) Yahoo!
4 14 (16.47%) Sony
5 9 (10.59%) Oracle
6 8 (9.41%) Microsoft
7 3 (3.53%) Informatica
7 3 (3.53%) Red Hat
7 3 (3.53%) Sybase
7 3 (3.53%) SAP
7 3 (3.53%) Cognos
7 3 (3.53%) Teradata
8 2 (2.35%) Twitter
8 2 (2.35%) VMware
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