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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Social Media
Rank 119 135 146
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +11
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 36 30 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.15% 0.92% 0.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.52% 2.26% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 27 13 3
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £19,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +105.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £34,000 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £24,700
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -2.77%
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
1023 1325 1027
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 32.58% 40.47% 32.98%
Number of salaries quoted 677 798 637
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,994 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £62,500
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 18 December 2014.

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 18 December 2014. 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 +2 32 £37,500 -6.25% 1
Glasgow - 3 £22,500 -
Dundee - 1 £40,000 -
Social Media
UK

Social Media
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 32 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (36.90%) JavaScript
4 29 (34.52%) .NET
5 28 (33.33%) HTML
5 28 (33.33%) MVC
6 27 (32.14%) ASP.NET
7 23 (27.38%) CSS
7 23 (27.38%) Facebook
8 22 (26.19%) ASP.NET MVC
9 21 (25.00%) HTML5
9 21 (25.00%) Web Application Development
9 21 (25.00%) Ruby
9 21 (25.00%) Apple
10 20 (23.81%) OO
10 20 (23.81%) C#
10 20 (23.81%) Marketing
10 20 (23.81%) Git (software)
10 20 (23.81%) NoSQL
10 20 (23.81%) User Experience
11 18 (21.43%) Node.js
11 18 (21.43%) jQuery
11 18 (21.43%) Google
11 18 (21.43%) SEO
11 18 (21.43%) TDD
12 17 (20.24%) CSS3
13 16 (19.05%) BDD
13 16 (19.05%) RESTful
13 16 (19.05%) ASP.NET Web API
13 16 (19.05%) Yahoo!

Social Media
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 18 (21.43%) Node.js
2 12 (14.29%) CMS
3 9 (10.71%) Drupal
4 8 (9.52%) SharePoint
5 4 (4.76%) Umbraco
6 3 (3.57%) SAS
6 3 (3.57%) Apache
7 2 (2.38%) IIS
8 1 (1.19%) nginx
8 1 (1.19%) GlassFish
Applications
1 16 (19.05%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.14%) Photoshop
3 3 (3.57%) SPSS
4 2 (2.38%) MS Office
5 1 (1.19%) MS Project
5 1 (1.19%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (1.19%) Adobe Captivate
Business Applications
1 7 (8.33%) Magento
2 3 (3.57%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.33%) SaaS
2 1 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.19%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.19%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.57%) HTTP
2 1 (1.19%) SSL
2 1 (1.19%) Softphone
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (41.67%) SQL Server
2 20 (23.81%) NoSQL
3 12 (14.29%) MySQL
4 3 (3.57%) SAP HANA
4 3 (3.57%) Big Data
4 3 (3.57%) DB2
4 3 (3.57%) OLAP
4 3 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (3.57%) SAP BW
4 3 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (3.57%) Oracle OLAP
4 3 (3.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (2.38%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.19%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 20 (23.81%) Git (software)
2 5 (5.95%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (5.95%) Xcode
3 3 (3.57%) JMeter
3 3 (3.57%) Bugzilla
3 3 (3.57%) JUnit
3 3 (3.57%) QuickTest Pro
3 3 (3.57%) ERwin
3 3 (3.57%) JIRA
3 3 (3.57%) Selenium
3 3 (3.57%) Cucumber
3 3 (3.57%) SoapUI
4 2 (2.38%) Mercurial
4 2 (2.38%) Subversion
4 2 (2.38%) FogBugz
5 1 (1.19%) Ant
5 1 (1.19%) Maven
5 1 (1.19%) InstallShield
5 1 (1.19%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (1.19%) TeamCity
General
1 20 (23.81%) Marketing
2 11 (13.10%) Finance
3 7 (8.33%) Advertising
4 5 (5.95%) Publishing
5 4 (4.76%) Banking
6 1 (1.19%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.19%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.19%) Back Office
6 1 (1.19%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.19%) Games
Job Titles
1 44 (52.38%) Developer
2 16 (19.05%) .NET Developer
3 11 (13.10%) Designer
4 10 (11.90%) Digital Designer
5 9 (10.71%) PHP Developer
6 8 (9.52%) Architect
7 5 (5.95%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (5.95%) Technical Leader
7 5 (5.95%) iOS Developer
8 4 (4.76%) Senior Digital Designer
8 4 (4.76%) Senior Designer
8 4 (4.76%) Web Architect
8 4 (4.76%) Digital Architect
8 4 (4.76%) Digital Solutions Architect
8 4 (4.76%) Java Developer
8 4 (4.76%) Web Developer
9 3 (3.57%) Data Architect
9 3 (3.57%) Graduate Developer
9 3 (3.57%) Graduate
9 3 (3.57%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (34.52%) .NET
2 28 (33.33%) HTML
3 27 (32.14%) ASP.NET
4 23 (27.38%) CSS
5 22 (26.19%) ASP.NET MVC
6 21 (25.00%) HTML5
7 18 (21.43%) jQuery
8 17 (20.24%) CSS3
9 16 (19.05%) RESTful
9 16 (19.05%) ASP.NET Web API
9 16 (19.05%) WCF
10 7 (8.33%) REST
11 6 (7.14%) SOAP
12 5 (5.95%) XML
12 5 (5.95%) Cocoa
12 5 (5.95%) AngularJS
13 4 (4.76%) Spring
13 4 (4.76%) Ajax
13 4 (4.76%) Web Services
14 3 (3.57%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (23.81%) User Experience
2 16 (19.05%) BBC
3 10 (11.90%) Mobile App
4 7 (8.33%) Open Source
5 5 (5.95%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.57%) Reference Data
6 3 (3.57%) EPoS
7 1 (1.19%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.19%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.19%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (1.19%) Learning Management System
7 1 (1.19%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.19%) New Media
7 1 (1.19%) Handset
7 1 (1.19%) Mobile Games
7 1 (1.19%) Replication
7 1 (1.19%) E-Learning
7 1 (1.19%) Statistics
7 1 (1.19%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.19%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 10 (11.90%) Apple iOS
2 5 (5.95%) Linux
2 5 (5.95%) Android
3 4 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (33.33%) MVC
3 21 (25.00%) Web Application Development
4 20 (23.81%) OO
5 18 (21.43%) SEO
5 18 (21.43%) TDD
6 16 (19.05%) BDD
7 10 (11.90%) Analytics
8 9 (10.71%) iOS Development
9 8 (9.52%) Responsive Web Design
9 8 (9.52%) Web Development
10 7 (8.33%) Customer Engagement
10 7 (8.33%) Mentoring
10 7 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
10 7 (8.33%) SOA
11 6 (7.14%) Web Design
12 5 (5.95%) Web Analytics
13 4 (4.76%) Performance Testing
13 4 (4.76%) Zachman Framework
13 4 (4.76%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 31 (36.90%) JavaScript
2 21 (25.00%) Ruby
3 20 (23.81%) C#
4 13 (15.48%) Java
5 10 (11.90%) PHP
6 5 (5.95%) Objective-C
6 5 (5.95%) PHP5
7 4 (4.76%) Python
8 3 (3.57%) Perl
8 3 (3.57%) Clojure
8 3 (3.57%) ClojureScript
9 2 (2.38%) SQL
10 1 (1.19%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 10 (11.90%) Degree
2 2 (2.38%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.19%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.95%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (2.38%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (3.57%) CA LISA
2 2 (2.38%) Puppet
2 2 (2.38%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 23 (27.38%) Facebook
2 21 (25.00%) Apple
3 18 (21.43%) Google
4 16 (19.05%) Yahoo!
4 16 (19.05%) Sony
5 10 (11.90%) Oracle
6 7 (8.33%) Microsoft
6 7 (8.33%) Twitter
7 3 (3.57%) Sybase
7 3 (3.57%) SAP
7 3 (3.57%) Cognos
7 3 (3.57%) CA
7 3 (3.57%) Informatica
7 3 (3.57%) Teradata
8 2 (2.38%) Zend
8 2 (2.38%) VMware
9 1 (1.19%) Adobe
9 1 (1.19%) HP
9 1 (1.19%) Avaya
9 1 (1.19%) Verint
Edinburgh
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago