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 27 November 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Facebook
Rank 99 109 126
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +17
Permanent jobs citing Facebook 11 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.65% 0.068% 0.098%
As % of the Vendors category 1.99% 0.18% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 9 1 2
Average salary £25,000 £24,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% -34.66%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -1.42%
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
552 559 743
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 32.57% 38.05% 36.55%
Number of salaries quoted 424 455 595
Average salary £39,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.23% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,250 £27,700
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Facebook across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

Facebook Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Facebook
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 11 (84.62%) C#
1 11 (84.62%) .NET
1 11 (84.62%) ASP.NET
1 11 (84.62%) Android
1 11 (84.62%) Apple iOS
2 9 (69.23%) Twitter
2 9 (69.23%) JavaScript
3 8 (61.54%) HTML
3 8 (61.54%) CSS
3 8 (61.54%) HTML5
3 8 (61.54%) SQL
3 8 (61.54%) jQuery
4 7 (53.85%) Degree
4 7 (53.85%) Mathematics
4 7 (53.85%) Computer Science
4 7 (53.85%) Web Development
4 7 (53.85%) REST
4 7 (53.85%) Android Development
4 7 (53.85%) iOS Development
4 7 (53.85%) SOAP
4 7 (53.85%) IIS
5 4 (30.77%) Regression Testing
5 4 (30.77%) MVC
5 4 (30.77%) XAML
5 4 (30.77%) Finance
5 4 (30.77%) Scrum
5 4 (30.77%) ISO 8583
5 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (30.77%) TDD
5 4 (30.77%) NUnit

Facebook
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 7 (53.85%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) SMS
1 4 (30.77%) SMPP
1 4 (30.77%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server
1 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Visual Studio
1 4 (30.77%) NUnit
1 4 (30.77%) Team Foundation Server
1 4 (30.77%) MSTest
1 4 (30.77%) WiX
1 4 (30.77%) MSBuild
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
1 4 (30.77%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Developer
2 7 (53.85%) Web Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Senior Software Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Team Leader
3 4 (30.77%) Software Engineer
3 4 (30.77%) Software Team Leader
4 2 (15.38%) Junior
4 2 (15.38%) Junior Developer
4 2 (15.38%) Junior Web Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Interactive Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (84.62%) .NET
1 11 (84.62%) ASP.NET
2 8 (61.54%) CSS
2 8 (61.54%) jQuery
2 8 (61.54%) HTML5
2 8 (61.54%) HTML
3 7 (53.85%) REST
3 7 (53.85%) SOAP
4 4 (30.77%) XML
4 4 (30.77%) XSLT
4 4 (30.77%) .NET Framework
4 4 (30.77%) Java ME
4 4 (30.77%) WCF
4 4 (30.77%) WPF
4 4 (30.77%) LINQ
4 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
4 4 (30.77%) JSP
5 1 (7.69%) CSS3
5 1 (7.69%) Adobe AIR
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Mathematics
1 7 (53.85%) Computer Science
2 4 (30.77%) Blackberry
3 1 (7.69%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Android
1 11 (84.62%) Apple iOS
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Web Development
1 7 (53.85%) Android Development
1 7 (53.85%) iOS Development
2 4 (30.77%) Multithreading
2 4 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (30.77%) TDD
2 4 (30.77%) Software Engineering
2 4 (30.77%) Regression Testing
2 4 (30.77%) MVC
2 4 (30.77%) Scrum
3 1 (7.69%) Web Design
3 1 (7.69%) Creative Marketing
Programming Languages
1 11 (84.62%) C#
2 9 (69.23%) JavaScript
3 8 (61.54%) SQL
4 4 (30.77%) XAML
4 4 (30.77%) PowerShell
4 4 (30.77%) Java
5 1 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Twitter
2 4 (30.77%) Telerik
3 2 (15.38%) Google
3 2 (15.38%) Adobe