The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Social Media in permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Social Media over the 3 months to 23 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Social Media
Scotland / Edinburgh
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 85 97 71
Rank change year-on-year +12 -26  
Permanent jobs citing Social Media 11 4 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.97% 0.30% 2.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.38% 0.69% 6.87%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 23
Median salary £35,000 £80,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -56.25% +100.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -6.66% -  

Social Media is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 463 577 466
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 40.83% 42.93% 33.77%
Number of salaries quoted 327 356 252
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +18.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,150
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £56,750 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

Social Media
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing Social Media as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Social Media in Edinburgh

Social Media
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Social Media in Edinburgh.

Salary trend for Social Media in Edinburgh

Social Media
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Social Media in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 23 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Social Media in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 23 April 2017, IT jobs citing Social Media also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Social Media.

1 10 (45.45%) Marketing
1 10 (45.45%) SaaS
2 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (27.27%) Java
3 6 (27.27%) CRM
3 6 (27.27%) Twitter
4 5 (22.73%) CoffeeScript
4 5 (22.73%) MongoDB
4 5 (22.73%) Apple iOS
4 5 (22.73%) Android
4 5 (22.73%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (22.73%) Relational Database
4 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
4 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
4 5 (22.73%) CSS
4 5 (22.73%) HTML
4 5 (22.73%) Finance
4 5 (22.73%) Software Engineering
4 5 (22.73%) Ruby
4 5 (22.73%) Ruby on Rails
5 4 (18.18%) Copywriting
5 4 (18.18%) Strategic Planning
5 4 (18.18%) Banking
5 4 (18.18%) Linux
5 4 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (18.18%) B2B
5 4 (18.18%) MailChimp
5 4 (18.18%) Data Strategy
5 4 (18.18%) Analytics
6 3 (13.64%) CSS3

Social Media
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.09%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (4.55%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) assyst
1 1 (4.55%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 10 (45.45%) SaaS
2 5 (22.73%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (18.18%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) MongoDB
1 5 (22.73%) Relational Database
1 5 (22.73%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Ant
1 3 (13.64%) Git (software)
1 3 (13.64%) Maven
1 3 (13.64%) Subversion
General
1 10 (45.45%) Marketing
2 5 (22.73%) Finance
3 4 (18.18%) Banking
4 2 (9.09%) Advertising
5 1 (4.55%) Back Office
5 1 (4.55%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Developer
1 5 (22.73%) Marketing Manager
2 3 (13.64%) Java Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) Java Software Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) Ruby Developer
2 3 (13.64%) Scrum Master
2 3 (13.64%) Social Media Manager
2 3 (13.64%) Software Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) Strategy Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Junior
3 2 (9.09%) Ruby on Rails Developer
4 1 (4.55%) Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Junior Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Junior Java Software Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Junior Recruitment Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Marketing Executive
4 1 (4.55%) Recruitment Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Sales Executive
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) CSS
1 5 (22.73%) HTML
1 5 (22.73%) Ruby on Rails
2 3 (13.64%) CSS3
2 3 (13.64%) Hibernate
2 3 (13.64%) HTML5
2 3 (13.64%) Sidekiq
2 3 (13.64%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Social Network
2 1 (4.55%) Cybercrime
2 1 (4.55%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 5 (22.73%) Android
1 5 (22.73%) Apple iOS
2 4 (18.18%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (27.27%) CRM
3 5 (22.73%) Software Engineering
4 4 (18.18%) Analytics
4 4 (18.18%) B2B
4 4 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (18.18%) Copywriting
4 4 (18.18%) Data Strategy
4 4 (18.18%) Strategic Planning
5 3 (13.64%) Scrum
6 2 (9.09%) Actionable Insight
6 2 (9.09%) Business Development
6 2 (9.09%) Kanban
6 2 (9.09%) Lead Generation
7 1 (4.55%) Customer Engagement
7 1 (4.55%) Data Protection
7 1 (4.55%) Integrated Marketing
7 1 (4.55%) Multichannel Marketing
7 1 (4.55%) OWASP
7 1 (4.55%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) Java
2 5 (22.73%) CoffeeScript
2 5 (22.73%) JavaScript
2 5 (22.73%) Ruby
3 1 (4.55%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) CISA
1 1 (4.55%) CISM
1 1 (4.55%) CISSP
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) GDPR
1 1 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (4.55%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 6 (27.27%) Twitter
2 1 (4.55%) Microsoft
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago