The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Facebook products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Facebook over the 3 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Facebook
Rank 114 109 126
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +17
Permanent jobs citing Facebook 6 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.34% 0.13% 0.10%
As % of the Vendors category 0.95% 0.31% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 1
Average salary £22,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.05% +13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.69%
Facebook
Cambridgeshire

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

Vendors Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
631 636 753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 35.89% 40.66% 37.82%
Number of salaries quoted 496 545 644
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

Facebook
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Facebook Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Facebook
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Facebook Salary Trend in Cambridge

Facebook
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 6 (100.00%) Android
1 6 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 5 (83.33%) REST
2 5 (83.33%) Degree
2 5 (83.33%) Mathematics
2 5 (83.33%) Computer Science
2 5 (83.33%) jQuery
2 5 (83.33%) Twitter
2 5 (83.33%) Android Development
2 5 (83.33%) iOS Development
2 5 (83.33%) HTML5
2 5 (83.33%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) Web Development
2 5 (83.33%) SOAP
2 5 (83.33%) IIS
2 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) JSP
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 1 (16.67%) Java ME
4 1 (16.67%) XML
4 1 (16.67%) XSLT
4 1 (16.67%) SMS
4 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
4 1 (16.67%) SMPP
4 1 (16.67%) Java

Facebook
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 5 (83.33%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) SMS
1 1 (16.67%) SMPP
1 1 (16.67%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
1 1 (16.67%) NUnit
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (16.67%) MSTest
1 1 (16.67%) WiX
1 1 (16.67%) MSBuild
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
1 5 (83.33%) Web Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Software Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (83.33%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) jQuery
2 5 (83.33%) HTML5
2 5 (83.33%) REST
2 5 (83.33%) SOAP
2 5 (83.33%) HTML
3 4 (66.67%) JSP
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (16.67%) XML
4 1 (16.67%) XSLT
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
4 1 (16.67%) Java ME
4 1 (16.67%) WCF
4 1 (16.67%) WPF
4 1 (16.67%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Mathematics
1 5 (83.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Android
1 6 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Web Development
1 5 (83.33%) Android Development
1 5 (83.33%) iOS Development
2 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
2 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
2 1 (16.67%) MVC
2 1 (16.67%) Scrum
2 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) TDD
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) XAML
3 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
3 1 (16.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Twitter
2 1 (16.67%) Telerik
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