The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Twitter products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Twitter over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Twitter
Rank 151 157 155
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Permanent jobs citing Twitter 4 9 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.13% 0.28% 0.033%
As % of the Vendors category 0.33% 0.64% 0.067%
Number of salaries quoted 3 3 1
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
% change year-on-year
- +2.73%
Twitter
UK

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

Vendors Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1211 1414 1482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 39.37% 43.23% 48.53%
Number of salaries quoted 797 901 1031
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,450 £28,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Twitter
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Twitter Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Twitter
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Twitter Salary Trend in Scotland

Twitter
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Twitter within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 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 3 £40,000 +23.07%
Stirling - 1 £38,000 -
Twitter
UK

Twitter
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 23 (45.10%) MVC
2 22 (43.14%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (39.22%) C#
3 20 (39.22%) .NET
3 20 (39.22%) SQL Server
4 19 (37.25%) JavaScript
4 19 (37.25%) Windows
5 18 (35.29%) Microsoft
5 18 (35.29%) Finance
6 17 (33.33%) ASP.NET
7 16 (31.37%) Scrum
7 16 (31.37%) TDD
7 16 (31.37%) WCF
7 16 (31.37%) Sass
7 16 (31.37%) AngularJS
8 15 (29.41%) .NET Framework
8 15 (29.41%) jQuery
8 15 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC
8 15 (29.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 14 (27.45%) C++
9 14 (27.45%) Visual Studio
9 14 (27.45%) MS Excel
9 14 (27.45%) SQL Server 2008
9 14 (27.45%) Team Foundation Server
10 13 (25.49%) NHibernate
10 13 (25.49%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (25.49%) Castle Windsor
10 13 (25.49%) NServiceBus
10 13 (25.49%) SpecFlow
11 12 (23.53%) Apple iOS

Twitter
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 13 (25.49%) NServiceBus
2 4 (7.84%) CMS
3 2 (3.92%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.96%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.96%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.96%) Apache
4 1 (1.96%) Drupal
4 1 (1.96%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.96%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.96%) Node.js
4 1 (1.96%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 14 (27.45%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.92%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.96%) MS Project
3 1 (1.96%) MS Office
3 1 (1.96%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.92%) HTTP
2 1 (1.96%) HTTPS
2 1 (1.96%) Internet
2 1 (1.96%) Firewall
2 1 (1.96%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (1.96%) LAN
2 1 (1.96%) VoIP
2 1 (1.96%) WAN
2 1 (1.96%) SMTP
2 1 (1.96%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (39.22%) SQL Server
2 14 (27.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (5.88%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.96%) MySQL
5 1 (1.96%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (27.45%) Visual Studio
1 14 (27.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (25.49%) SpecFlow
3 5 (9.80%) Xcode
4 4 (7.84%) Git (software)
5 2 (3.92%) Mercurial
6 1 (1.96%) LLVM
6 1 (1.96%) Cucumber
6 1 (1.96%) GCC
6 1 (1.96%) Subversion
6 1 (1.96%) Selenium
6 1 (1.96%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.96%) QuickTest Pro
6 1 (1.96%) Jasmine
6 1 (1.96%) Grunt
General
1 18 (35.29%) Finance
2 5 (9.80%) Publishing
2 5 (9.80%) Games
3 1 (1.96%) Marketing
3 1 (1.96%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 20 (39.22%) Developer
2 18 (35.29%) Analyst
3 14 (27.45%) Analyst Programmer
3 14 (27.45%) Programmer
4 13 (25.49%) .NET Programmer
4 13 (25.49%) .NET Analyst Programmer
5 7 (13.73%) Software Engineer
6 5 (9.80%) Software Developer
6 5 (9.80%) Lead Developer
6 5 (9.80%) Senior Developer
6 5 (9.80%) iOS Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Front-End Developer
7 2 (3.92%) Support Analyst
7 2 (3.92%) Support Engineer
8 1 (1.96%) Applications Support
8 1 (1.96%) C# Analyst Programmer
8 1 (1.96%) UML Business Analyst
8 1 (1.96%) Implementation Engineer
8 1 (1.96%) ScrumMaster
8 1 (1.96%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (39.22%) .NET
2 17 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 16 (31.37%) WCF
3 16 (31.37%) Sass
3 16 (31.37%) AngularJS
4 15 (29.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 15 (29.41%) jQuery
4 15 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC
4 15 (29.41%) .NET Framework
5 13 (25.49%) NHibernate
5 13 (25.49%) Castle Windsor
6 6 (11.76%) OpenGL
6 6 (11.76%) XML
7 5 (9.80%) HTML
7 5 (9.80%) Cocoa
7 5 (9.80%) OpenGL ES
7 5 (9.80%) cocos2d
8 4 (7.84%) HTML5
8 4 (7.84%) CSS
9 3 (5.88%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.76%) Social Media
1 6 (11.76%) User Experience
2 5 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.80%) Social Gaming
2 5 (9.80%) Mobile Games
3 4 (7.84%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.88%) Mathematics
4 3 (5.88%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.96%) Physics
5 1 (1.96%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.96%) Open Source
5 1 (1.96%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 19 (37.25%) Windows
2 12 (23.53%) Apple iOS
3 9 (17.65%) Android
4 7 (13.73%) Linux
5 1 (1.96%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.96%) Windows CE
5 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (45.10%) MVC
2 22 (43.14%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (31.37%) TDD
3 16 (31.37%) Scrum
4 13 (25.49%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (11.76%) Software Engineering
6 5 (9.80%) iOS Development
7 3 (5.88%) Mentoring
7 3 (5.88%) BDD
7 3 (5.88%) Project Management
7 3 (5.88%) OO
8 2 (3.92%) UML
8 2 (3.92%) OOP
8 2 (3.92%) Web Design
8 2 (3.92%) Web Development
8 2 (3.92%) Test Strategy
8 2 (3.92%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (3.92%) Multithreading
9 1 (1.96%) Time Management
9 1 (1.96%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 20 (39.22%) C#
2 19 (37.25%) JavaScript
3 14 (27.45%) C++
4 6 (11.76%) C
5 5 (9.80%) Objective-C
5 5 (9.80%) Java
5 5 (9.80%) SQL
6 4 (7.84%) PHP
7 2 (3.92%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.92%) Python
7 2 (3.92%) Perl
8 1 (1.96%) Fortran
8 1 (1.96%) Assembly Language
8 1 (1.96%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.96%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.96%) Ruby
8 1 (1.96%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.96%) F#
Qualifications
1 11 (21.57%) Degree
2 1 (1.96%) HND
2 1 (1.96%) MCSE
2 1 (1.96%) CCNA
2 1 (1.96%) ISEB
2 1 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.96%) MCITP
2 1 (1.96%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) QA
2 1 (1.96%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 18 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 7 (13.73%) Facebook
3 5 (9.80%) Apple
4 2 (3.92%) Google
4 2 (3.92%) HP
5 1 (1.96%) Zend
5 1 (1.96%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.96%) Adobe
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle
5 1 (1.96%) Cisco