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 22 October 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 Facebook, Inc.

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Facebook
Rank 93 114 -
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -
Permanent jobs citing Facebook 40 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.70% 0.62% -
As % of the Vendors category 3.15% 1.14% -
Number of salaries quoted 40 13 0
Average salary £40,000 £34,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
1269 1139 955
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 53.84% 54.65% 55.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1085 1037 762
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Facebook across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 22 October 2014.

Facebook Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Facebook
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 64 (96.97%) MVC
2 59 (89.39%) Git (software)
3 46 (69.70%) HTML
3 46 (69.70%) Web Services
4 45 (68.18%) Twitter
5 44 (66.67%) CSS
5 44 (66.67%) HTML5
6 38 (57.58%) Agile Software Development
6 38 (57.58%) TDD
7 35 (53.03%) Android
7 35 (53.03%) Android Development
8 33 (50.00%) Google
9 32 (48.48%) Xcode
9 32 (48.48%) Objective-C
9 32 (48.48%) iOS Development
9 32 (48.48%) Apple iOS
10 30 (45.45%) Game Development
10 30 (45.45%) Games
10 30 (45.45%) Animation
10 30 (45.45%) JSON
11 28 (42.42%) OAuth
12 25 (37.88%) Scrum
13 24 (36.36%) Android SDK
14 20 (30.30%) C#
15 18 (27.27%) .NET
15 18 (27.27%) SQL Server
15 18 (27.27%) Advertising
15 18 (27.27%) RESTful
15 18 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
15 18 (27.27%) MVVM

Facebook
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, 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 13 (19.70%) Node.js
2 2 (3.03%) CMS
2 2 (3.03%) Apache
2 2 (3.03%) WordPress
2 2 (3.03%) Drupal
2 2 (3.03%) Joomla!
Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (3.03%) Magento
2 1 (1.52%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.55%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 13 (19.70%) NoSQL
3 2 (3.03%) MySQL
3 2 (3.03%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 59 (89.39%) Git (software)
2 32 (48.48%) Xcode
3 14 (21.21%) Eclipse
4 2 (3.03%) Subversion
General
1 30 (45.45%) Games
2 18 (27.27%) Advertising
3 6 (9.09%) Marketing
4 1 (1.52%) German Language
Job Titles
1 62 (93.94%) Developer
2 32 (48.48%) iOS Developer
3 16 (24.24%) .NET Developer
4 15 (22.73%) Android Developer
5 2 (3.03%) Architect
5 2 (3.03%) PHP Developer
5 2 (3.03%) .NET Architect
6 1 (1.52%) Digital Marketing Executive
6 1 (1.52%) Senior iOS Developer
6 1 (1.52%) Marketing Executive
6 1 (1.52%) Resourcer
6 1 (1.52%) Senior Developer
6 1 (1.52%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (69.70%) HTML
1 46 (69.70%) Web Services
2 44 (66.67%) CSS
2 44 (66.67%) HTML5
3 30 (45.45%) JSON
4 28 (42.42%) OAuth
5 24 (36.36%) Android SDK
6 18 (27.27%) .NET
6 18 (27.27%) RESTful
6 18 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
6 18 (27.27%) ASP.NET
6 18 (27.27%) ASP.NET Web API
6 18 (27.27%) WebGL
6 18 (27.27%) CSS3
7 13 (19.70%) WCF
7 13 (19.70%) .NET Framework
7 13 (19.70%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 2 (3.03%) LAMP
8 2 (3.03%) SOAP
8 2 (3.03%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (45.45%) Animation
2 17 (25.76%) Social Media
3 13 (19.70%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.03%) iPhone
4 2 (3.03%) iPad
4 2 (3.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 35 (53.03%) Android
2 32 (48.48%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.03%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (96.97%) MVC
2 38 (57.58%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (57.58%) TDD
3 35 (53.03%) Android Development
4 32 (48.48%) iOS Development
5 30 (45.45%) Game Development
6 25 (37.88%) Scrum
7 18 (27.27%) MVVM
7 18 (27.27%) BDD
7 18 (27.27%) Web Application Development
8 5 (7.58%) Dependency Injection
8 5 (7.58%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (3.03%) OO
10 1 (1.52%) Analytics
10 1 (1.52%) Digital Marketing
10 1 (1.52%) B2C
10 1 (1.52%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 32 (48.48%) Objective-C
2 20 (30.30%) C#
3 16 (24.24%) Java
4 13 (19.70%) Ruby
5 4 (6.06%) ActionScript
6 2 (3.03%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.03%) PHP
Vendors
1 45 (68.18%) Twitter
2 33 (50.00%) Google
3 2 (3.03%) Zend
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