The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Facebook products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Facebook over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Edinburgh region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Facebook, Inc.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Facebook
Rank 112 82 -
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -
Permanent jobs citing Facebook 3 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.18% 0.091% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.44% 0.20% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £45,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
Vendors Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
685 511 598
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 40.99% 46.41% 42.26%
Number of salaries quoted 426 327 448
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Facebook
Scotland

Facebook
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Facebook Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Facebook
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Facebook Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Facebook
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 (66.67%) TDD
1 6 (66.67%) Google
1 6 (66.67%) Git (software)
1 6 (66.67%) Node.js
1 6 (66.67%) Twitter
2 5 (55.56%) CSS3
2 5 (55.56%) HTML5
2 5 (55.56%) Drupal
2 5 (55.56%) CMS
2 5 (55.56%) OO
2 5 (55.56%) HTML
2 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 5 (55.56%) PHP
2 5 (55.56%) CSS
3 4 (44.44%) XML
3 4 (44.44%) MySQL
3 4 (44.44%) Apache
3 4 (44.44%) Linux
3 4 (44.44%) LAMP
3 4 (44.44%) JSON
3 4 (44.44%) Symfony
3 4 (44.44%) Zend
3 4 (44.44%) CodeIgniter
3 4 (44.44%) Google Maps API
3 4 (44.44%) Open Graph
3 4 (44.44%) Sass
3 4 (44.44%) HTML5 Boilerplate
4 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4

Facebook
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 6 (66.67%) Node.js
2 5 (55.56%) CMS
2 5 (55.56%) Drupal
3 4 (44.44%) Apache
4 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
4 1 (11.11%) TeamSite
4 1 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (11.11%) WordPress
4 1 (11.11%) Lync
4 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Project
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) WebTrends
1 1 (11.11%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Broadband
1 1 (11.11%) VPN
1 1 (11.11%) Wireless
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) MySQL
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 3 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (66.67%) Git (software)
2 3 (33.33%) Mercurial
3 1 (11.11%) PhoneGap
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
1 1 (11.11%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 5 (55.56%) Web Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Senior Developer
3 4 (44.44%) Senior Web Developer
4 3 (33.33%) .NET Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Team Leader
5 1 (11.11%) Support Team Leader
5 1 (11.11%) Front-End Developer
5 1 (11.11%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) HTML
1 5 (55.56%) CSS
1 5 (55.56%) HTML5
1 5 (55.56%) CSS3
2 4 (44.44%) Symfony
2 4 (44.44%) CodeIgniter
2 4 (44.44%) Google Maps API
2 4 (44.44%) XML
2 4 (44.44%) LAMP
2 4 (44.44%) JSON
2 4 (44.44%) Open Graph
2 4 (44.44%) Sass
2 4 (44.44%) HTML5 Boilerplate
3 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 3 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 3 (33.33%) WCF
3 3 (33.33%) Web Services
3 3 (33.33%) .NET
3 3 (33.33%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Social Media
2 2 (22.22%) BBC
3 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
3 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Android
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
2 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) TDD
2 5 (55.56%) OO
3 3 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 3 (33.33%) MVC
3 3 (33.33%) Web Design
3 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (33.33%) OOP
3 3 (33.33%) Time Management
3 3 (33.33%) BDD
3 3 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 3 (33.33%) Web Application Development
4 1 (11.11%) Analytics
4 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
4 1 (11.11%) SEO
4 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
1 5 (55.56%) PHP
2 3 (33.33%) Ruby
2 3 (33.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) MCP
1 1 (11.11%) MCAD
1 1 (11.11%) MCSD
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (11.11%) MCTS
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Google
1 6 (66.67%) Twitter
2 4 (44.44%) Zend
3 2 (22.22%) Apple
3 2 (22.22%) Sony
3 2 (22.22%) Yahoo!
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) Ektron
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