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 17 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Facebook
Rank 95 86 93
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +7
Permanent jobs citing Facebook 11 10 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.75% 0.80% 0.081%
As % of the Vendors category 1.91% 2.00% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 1
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
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
577 501 504
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 39.44% 40.02% 40.88%
Number of salaries quoted 383 303 360
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 September 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 15 (100.00%) Google
2 13 (86.67%) Git (software)
2 13 (86.67%) Social Media
3 12 (80.00%) OO
3 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (80.00%) TDD
4 11 (73.33%) .NET
5 10 (66.67%) C#
5 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
5 10 (66.67%) ASP.NET
5 10 (66.67%) MVC
5 10 (66.67%) WCF
6 9 (60.00%) Apple
6 9 (60.00%) Sony
6 9 (60.00%) BBC
6 9 (60.00%) Ruby
6 9 (60.00%) Yahoo!
6 9 (60.00%) RESTful
6 9 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (60.00%) BDD
6 9 (60.00%) NoSQL
6 9 (60.00%) Node.js
6 9 (60.00%) Web Application Development
6 9 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 6 (40.00%) Twitter
8 5 (33.33%) HTML
8 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
8 5 (33.33%) PHP
8 5 (33.33%) CMS
8 5 (33.33%) Google Maps API

Facebook
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 9 (60.00%) Node.js
2 5 (33.33%) CMS
3 4 (26.67%) Drupal
4 3 (20.00%) Apache
5 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
5 1 (6.67%) TeamSite
5 1 (6.67%) Sitefinity
5 1 (6.67%) Umbraco
5 1 (6.67%) WordPress
5 1 (6.67%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Google Analytics
2 1 (6.67%) WebTrends
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 9 (60.00%) NoSQL
3 3 (20.00%) MySQL
4 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (86.67%) Git (software)
2 4 (26.67%) Mercurial
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Developer
2 9 (60.00%) .NET Developer
3 3 (20.00%) PHP Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior PHP Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Front-End Web Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Web Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (73.33%) .NET
2 10 (66.67%) ASP.NET
2 10 (66.67%) WCF
3 9 (60.00%) RESTful
3 9 (60.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 9 (60.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 5 (33.33%) HTML
4 5 (33.33%) Google Maps API
5 4 (26.67%) Sass
5 4 (26.67%) AngularJS
5 4 (26.67%) HTML5
5 4 (26.67%) CSS3
5 4 (26.67%) Modernizr
5 4 (26.67%) CSS
6 3 (20.00%) Web Services
6 3 (20.00%) XML
6 3 (20.00%) Symfony
6 3 (20.00%) CodeIgniter
6 3 (20.00%) Open Graph
6 3 (20.00%) HTML5 Boilerplate
Miscellaneous
1 13 (86.67%) Social Media
2 9 (60.00%) BBC
3 3 (20.00%) User Experience
4 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) OO
1 12 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
1 12 (80.00%) TDD
2 10 (66.67%) MVC
3 9 (60.00%) BDD
3 9 (60.00%) Web Application Development
4 3 (20.00%) Web Design
4 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (20.00%) Time Management
4 3 (20.00%) OOP
4 3 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (13.33%) Analytics
6 1 (6.67%) Online Marketing
6 1 (6.67%) CRM
6 1 (6.67%) SEO
6 1 (6.67%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (66.67%) C#
2 9 (60.00%) Ruby
3 5 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 5 (33.33%) PHP
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Google
2 9 (60.00%) Apple
2 9 (60.00%) Sony
2 9 (60.00%) Yahoo!
3 6 (40.00%) Twitter
4 3 (20.00%) Zend
5 1 (6.67%) Sitecore
5 1 (6.67%) Ektron
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago