The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Twitter products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Twitter over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Twitter, Inc.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Twitter
Rank 73 89 87
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -2
Permanent jobs citing Twitter 31 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.07% 0.42% 0.085%
As % of the Vendors category 5.01% 1.03% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 29 3 1
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -2.98%
Twitter
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Vendors Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
619 485 482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 41.35% 40.45% 41.06%
Number of salaries quoted 414 295 354
Average salary £40,000 £48,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +28.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Twitter
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Twitter across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Twitter Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Twitter
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Twitter across the Edinburgh region.

Twitter Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Twitter
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Twitter across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Twitter Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Twitter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Twitter 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 Twitter.

1 20 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 19 (54.29%) C#
2 19 (54.29%) .NET
3 18 (51.43%) SQL Server
4 15 (42.86%) Finance
4 15 (42.86%) TDD
4 15 (42.86%) AngularJS
5 14 (40.00%) Sass
5 14 (40.00%) Scrum
5 14 (40.00%) MVC
5 14 (40.00%) .NET Framework
5 14 (40.00%) ASP.NET
6 13 (37.14%) Microsoft
6 13 (37.14%) ASP.NET MVC
7 12 (34.29%) SQL Server 2008
7 12 (34.29%) Visual Studio
7 12 (34.29%) WCF
7 12 (34.29%) jQuery
8 11 (31.43%) Windows
8 11 (31.43%) Team Foundation Server
8 11 (31.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 10 (28.57%) NServiceBus
9 10 (28.57%) SpecFlow
9 10 (28.57%) Castle Windsor
9 10 (28.57%) MS Excel
9 10 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
9 10 (28.57%) NHibernate
10 9 (25.71%) HTML
10 9 (25.71%) XML
11 7 (20.00%) CSS

Twitter
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Twitter 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 Twitter. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (28.57%) NServiceBus
2 7 (20.00%) CMS
3 4 (11.43%) Drupal
3 4 (11.43%) SharePoint
4 3 (8.57%) Apache
5 2 (5.71%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (2.86%) Sitefinity
6 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
6 1 (2.86%) TeamSite
6 1 (2.86%) Umbraco
6 1 (2.86%) Alfresco
6 1 (2.86%) WordPress
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 10 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.86%) MS Project
2 1 (2.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.86%) WebTrends
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.71%) HTTP
1 2 (5.71%) Intranet
1 2 (5.71%) Internet
2 1 (2.86%) VPN
2 1 (2.86%) HTTPS
2 1 (2.86%) SMTP
2 1 (2.86%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (51.43%) SQL Server
2 12 (34.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (8.57%) MySQL
3 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.86%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.86%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (34.29%) Visual Studio
2 11 (31.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (28.57%) SpecFlow
4 5 (14.29%) Git (software)
4 5 (14.29%) Mercurial
5 1 (2.86%) LLVM
5 1 (2.86%) GCC
5 1 (2.86%) Subversion
General
1 15 (42.86%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (42.86%) Analyst
2 12 (34.29%) Developer
3 11 (31.43%) Analyst Programmer
3 11 (31.43%) Programmer
4 10 (28.57%) .NET Analyst Programmer
4 10 (28.57%) .NET Programmer
5 7 (20.00%) Software Engineer
6 5 (14.29%) Software Developer
7 3 (8.57%) PHP Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Support Analyst
8 2 (5.71%) Web Developer
9 1 (2.86%) Consultant
9 1 (2.86%) Senior Developer
9 1 (2.86%) Technical Architect
9 1 (2.86%) Architect
9 1 (2.86%) Business Analyst
9 1 (2.86%) Coordinator
9 1 (2.86%) Applications Support
9 1 (2.86%) .NET Developer
9 1 (2.86%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (54.29%) .NET
2 15 (42.86%) AngularJS
3 14 (40.00%) Sass
3 14 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 14 (40.00%) .NET Framework
4 13 (37.14%) ASP.NET MVC
5 12 (34.29%) jQuery
5 12 (34.29%) WCF
6 11 (31.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 10 (28.57%) Castle Windsor
7 10 (28.57%) NHibernate
8 9 (25.71%) HTML
8 9 (25.71%) XML
9 7 (20.00%) CSS
10 5 (14.29%) HTML5
10 5 (14.29%) Google Maps API
10 5 (14.29%) CSS3
11 4 (11.43%) Modernizr
11 4 (11.43%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 3 (8.57%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Social Media
2 3 (8.57%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (8.57%) Mathematics
3 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.86%) Physics
4 1 (2.86%) N-Tier
4 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 11 (31.43%) Windows
2 7 (20.00%) Linux
3 2 (5.71%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (42.86%) TDD
2 14 (40.00%) MVC
2 14 (40.00%) Scrum
3 10 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 7 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 7 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (14.29%) Web Design
6 4 (11.43%) Responsive Web Design
7 3 (8.57%) Analytics
7 3 (8.57%) Time Management
7 3 (8.57%) OOP
7 3 (8.57%) OO
7 3 (8.57%) E-Commerce
8 2 (5.71%) Project Management
8 2 (5.71%) Multithreading
8 2 (5.71%) Content Management
9 1 (2.86%) Automated Testing
9 1 (2.86%) Online Marketing
9 1 (2.86%) BDD
9 1 (2.86%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 20 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 19 (54.29%) C#
3 6 (17.14%) C++
4 5 (14.29%) PHP
4 5 (14.29%) C
5 3 (8.57%) Java
6 2 (5.71%) SQL
7 1 (2.86%) Python
7 1 (2.86%) Fortran
7 1 (2.86%) Assembly Language
7 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.86%) F#
7 1 (2.86%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (37.14%) Microsoft
2 7 (20.00%) Google
3 6 (17.14%) Facebook
4 3 (8.57%) Zend
5 2 (5.71%) Sitecore
6 1 (2.86%) Ektron
6 1 (2.86%) Acronis
6 1 (2.86%) Oracle