The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Twitter products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Twitter over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Twitter
Rank 71 - 70
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Twitter 5 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.60% - 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 1.29% - 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 1
Average salary - - £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -2.98%
Twitter
England

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

Vendors Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
388 266 391
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 46.75% 40.67% 50.65%
Number of salaries quoted 301 225 343
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +18.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Twitter
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Twitter Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Twitter
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Twitter Salary Trend in the North East

Twitter
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Twitter within the North East region over the 3 months to 28 August 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
Northumberland - 4 - -
Tyne and Wear - 1 - -
Twitter
England

Twitter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 5 (71.43%) C++
1 5 (71.43%) Python
1 5 (71.43%) Games
1 5 (71.43%) Multithreading
2 4 (57.14%) Degree
2 4 (57.14%) Mathematics
2 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
2 4 (57.14%) 3D Rendering
2 4 (57.14%) Visualisation
2 4 (57.14%) Augmented Reality
2 4 (57.14%) VTune
2 4 (57.14%) HLSL
2 4 (57.14%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 4 (57.14%) 3D Visualisation
2 4 (57.14%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) Retail
2 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 4 (57.14%) OpenGL
2 4 (57.14%) DirectX
2 4 (57.14%) 3D Graphics
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) PHP
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) MySQL
4 1 (14.29%) SAP
4 1 (14.29%) CSS
4 1 (14.29%) UNIX
4 1 (14.29%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Electronics
4 1 (14.29%) Telecoms

Twitter
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the North East 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 1 (14.29%) Tornado
1 1 (14.29%) WordPress
1 1 (14.29%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
1 1 (14.29%) Couchbase
1 1 (14.29%) MongoDB
1 1 (14.29%) NoSQL
1 1 (14.29%) Redis
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) VTune
2 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (71.43%) Games
2 4 (57.14%) Retail
3 1 (14.29%) Electronics
3 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 1 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Programmer
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Support
2 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Games Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Support Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) WordPress Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) Unity (Game Engine)
1 4 (57.14%) OpenGL
1 4 (57.14%) DirectX
2 1 (14.29%) CSS
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) Ajax
2 1 (14.29%) CherryPy
2 1 (14.29%) gevent
2 1 (14.29%) Ember.js
2 1 (14.29%) Semantic HTML
2 1 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (14.29%) ZeroMQ
2 1 (14.29%) Twisted
2 1 (14.29%) Sass
2 1 (14.29%) Memcached
2 1 (14.29%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (57.14%) Mathematics
1 4 (57.14%) Computer Science
1 4 (57.14%) Visualisation
1 4 (57.14%) Augmented Reality
1 4 (57.14%) 3D Graphics
2 1 (14.29%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) UNIX
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Multithreading
2 4 (57.14%) 3D Rendering
2 4 (57.14%) 3D Visualisation
2 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (14.29%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C++
1 5 (71.43%) Python
2 4 (57.14%) HLSL
2 4 (57.14%) C#
3 2 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) PHP
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) SAP