The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Facebook products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Facebook over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 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 Facebook, Inc.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Facebook
Rank 106 99 105
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +6
Permanent jobs citing Facebook 12 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.67% 0.53% 0.52%
As % of the Vendors category 1.44% 1.04% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 12 3 9
Average salary £37,500 £24,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.06% -24.61%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +25.00%
Facebook
West Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
832 869 984
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 46.33% 51.63% 57.24%
Number of salaries quoted 692 745 805
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Facebook
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Facebook Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Facebook
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Facebook Salary Trend in Birmingham

Facebook
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Facebook 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 Facebook.

1 20 (100.00%) Social Media
2 19 (95.00%) MVC
2 19 (95.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (95.00%) TDD
2 19 (95.00%) Git (software)
3 18 (90.00%) C#
3 18 (90.00%) .NET
3 18 (90.00%) SQL Server
3 18 (90.00%) ASP.NET
3 18 (90.00%) OO
3 18 (90.00%) Apple
3 18 (90.00%) Sony
3 18 (90.00%) BBC
3 18 (90.00%) Ruby
3 18 (90.00%) Yahoo!
3 18 (90.00%) Google
3 18 (90.00%) WCF
3 18 (90.00%) RESTful
3 18 (90.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 18 (90.00%) BDD
3 18 (90.00%) NoSQL
3 18 (90.00%) Node.js
3 18 (90.00%) Web Application Development
3 18 (90.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (10.00%) Twitter
5 1 (5.00%) HTML
5 1 (5.00%) CSS
5 1 (5.00%) Web Services
5 1 (5.00%) Internet
5 1 (5.00%) Games

Facebook
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Facebook 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 Facebook. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (90.00%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (90.00%) SQL Server
1 18 (90.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 19 (95.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.00%) Xcode
General
1 1 (5.00%) Games
1 1 (5.00%) Retail
1 1 (5.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (95.00%) Developer
2 18 (90.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (5.00%) Android Developer
3 1 (5.00%) iOS Developer
3 1 (5.00%) Consultant
3 1 (5.00%) Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (90.00%) .NET
1 18 (90.00%) ASP.NET
1 18 (90.00%) WCF
1 18 (90.00%) RESTful
1 18 (90.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 18 (90.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (5.00%) HTML
2 1 (5.00%) WebGL
2 1 (5.00%) CSS
2 1 (5.00%) Web Services
2 1 (5.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 20 (100.00%) Social Media
2 18 (90.00%) BBC
3 1 (5.00%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Android
1 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (95.00%) MVC
1 19 (95.00%) Agile Software Development
1 19 (95.00%) TDD
2 18 (90.00%) BDD
2 18 (90.00%) Web Application Development
2 18 (90.00%) OO
3 1 (5.00%) Android Development
3 1 (5.00%) iOS Development
3 1 (5.00%) Game Development
3 1 (5.00%) MVVM
3 1 (5.00%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 18 (90.00%) C#
1 18 (90.00%) Ruby
2 1 (5.00%) Objective-C
Vendors
1 18 (90.00%) Apple
1 18 (90.00%) Sony
1 18 (90.00%) Yahoo!
1 18 (90.00%) Google
2 2 (10.00%) Twitter
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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