The table below looks at the statistics 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 23 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Facebook
Rank 90 97 90
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -7
Permanent jobs citing Facebook 9 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.66% 0.44% 0.26%
As % of the Vendors category 1.85% 1.14% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 3
Average salary £40,000 £36,250 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.34% +11.53%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Facebook
Scotland

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

Vendors Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
487 527 465
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 35.89% 38.64% 40.79%
Number of salaries quoted 308 336 279
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,450 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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 23 January 2015, 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 17 (100.00%) .NET
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 17 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 17 (100.00%) C#
1 17 (100.00%) MVC
1 17 (100.00%) Google
1 17 (100.00%) WCF
1 17 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 16 (94.12%) RESTful
2 16 (94.12%) Web Application Development
2 16 (94.12%) ASP.NET MVC
2 16 (94.12%) Social Media
2 16 (94.12%) BDD
2 16 (94.12%) NoSQL
2 16 (94.12%) Node.js
2 16 (94.12%) Sony
2 16 (94.12%) BBC
2 16 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (94.12%) TDD
2 16 (94.12%) Ruby
2 16 (94.12%) Yahoo!
2 16 (94.12%) OO
2 16 (94.12%) Apple
2 16 (94.12%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (5.88%) PHP
3 1 (5.88%) XSLT
3 1 (5.88%) CMS
3 1 (5.88%) Sitefinity
3 1 (5.88%) Modernizr
3 1 (5.88%) Razor View Engine

Facebook
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 16 (94.12%) Node.js
2 1 (5.88%) CMS
2 1 (5.88%) Sitefinity
2 1 (5.88%) Umbraco
2 1 (5.88%) Sitecore CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 16 (94.12%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (100.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.88%) Mercurial
Job Titles
1 17 (100.00%) Developer
2 16 (94.12%) .NET Developer
3 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (100.00%) .NET
1 17 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 17 (100.00%) WCF
2 16 (94.12%) RESTful
2 16 (94.12%) ASP.NET MVC
2 16 (94.12%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (5.88%) XSLT
3 1 (5.88%) Modernizr
3 1 (5.88%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (5.88%) Sass
3 1 (5.88%) AngularJS
3 1 (5.88%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 16 (94.12%) Social Media
1 16 (94.12%) BBC
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) MVC
2 16 (94.12%) Web Application Development
2 16 (94.12%) BDD
2 16 (94.12%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (94.12%) TDD
2 16 (94.12%) OO
Programming Languages
1 17 (100.00%) C#
2 16 (94.12%) Ruby
3 1 (5.88%) PHP
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Google
2 16 (94.12%) Sony
2 16 (94.12%) Yahoo!
2 16 (94.12%) Apple
3 1 (5.88%) Twitter
3 1 (5.88%) Sitecore
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago