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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Facebook
Rank 109 106 103
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Permanent jobs citing Facebook 11 4 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.61% 0.26% 0.60%
As % of the Vendors category 1.26% 0.45% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 10
Average salary £37,500 £25,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £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
873 894 924
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 48.26% 59.01% 55.00%
Number of salaries quoted 798 759 769
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

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 30 January 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 43 (95.56%) MVC
1 43 (95.56%) Git (software)
2 30 (66.67%) Twitter
2 30 (66.67%) Google
3 29 (64.44%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (64.44%) TDD
4 28 (62.22%) HTML
4 28 (62.22%) Web Services
5 27 (60.00%) HTML5
6 26 (57.78%) CSS
7 24 (53.33%) Social Media
8 22 (48.89%) Android
8 22 (48.89%) Apple iOS
8 22 (48.89%) Android Development
8 22 (48.89%) iOS Development
8 22 (48.89%) Xcode
8 22 (48.89%) Objective-C
9 17 (37.78%) Games
9 17 (37.78%) C#
9 17 (37.78%) Game Development
9 17 (37.78%) Animation
9 17 (37.78%) JSON
10 16 (35.56%) OAuth
11 15 (33.33%) BDD
11 15 (33.33%) NoSQL
11 15 (33.33%) WCF
11 15 (33.33%) RESTful
11 15 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
11 15 (33.33%) Node.js
11 15 (33.33%) Web Application Development

Facebook
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 15 (33.33%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) HTTPS
1 1 (2.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (33.33%) NoSQL
1 15 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 43 (95.56%) Git (software)
2 22 (48.89%) Xcode
3 6 (13.33%) Eclipse
General
1 17 (37.78%) Games
2 5 (11.11%) Advertising
3 2 (4.44%) Marketing
4 1 (2.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 43 (95.56%) Developer
2 22 (48.89%) iOS Developer
3 15 (33.33%) .NET Developer
4 7 (15.56%) Android Developer
5 1 (2.22%) Consultant
5 1 (2.22%) Sales Consultant
5 1 (2.22%) Senior Developer
5 1 (2.22%) Marketing Executive
5 1 (2.22%) Digital Marketing Executive
5 1 (2.22%) Senior iOS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (62.22%) HTML
1 28 (62.22%) Web Services
2 27 (60.00%) HTML5
3 26 (57.78%) CSS
4 17 (37.78%) JSON
5 16 (35.56%) OAuth
6 15 (33.33%) WCF
6 15 (33.33%) RESTful
6 15 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
6 15 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
6 15 (33.33%) .NET
6 15 (33.33%) ASP.NET
7 14 (31.11%) Android SDK
8 12 (26.67%) WebGL
9 11 (24.44%) CSS3
10 5 (11.11%) .NET Framework
10 5 (11.11%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 24 (53.33%) Social Media
2 17 (37.78%) Animation
3 10 (22.22%) BBC
4 5 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (4.44%) iPad
5 2 (4.44%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 22 (48.89%) Android
1 22 (48.89%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (95.56%) MVC
2 29 (64.44%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (64.44%) TDD
3 22 (48.89%) Android Development
3 22 (48.89%) iOS Development
4 17 (37.78%) Game Development
5 15 (33.33%) BDD
5 15 (33.33%) Web Application Development
6 14 (31.11%) Scrum
7 12 (26.67%) MVVM
8 10 (22.22%) OO
9 1 (2.22%) B2C
9 1 (2.22%) SEO
9 1 (2.22%) Digital Marketing
9 1 (2.22%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 22 (48.89%) Objective-C
2 17 (37.78%) C#
3 15 (33.33%) Ruby
4 8 (17.78%) Java
5 2 (4.44%) ActionScript
Vendors
1 30 (66.67%) Twitter
1 30 (66.67%) Google
2 10 (22.22%) Sony
2 10 (22.22%) Yahoo!
2 10 (22.22%) Apple
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