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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Facebook
Rank 98 94 97
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Permanent jobs citing Facebook 2 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.16% 0.80% 0.36%
As % of the Vendors category 0.39% 2.18% 0.95%
Number of salaries quoted 2 11 3
Average salary £56,250 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.62% +23.07%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -
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
517 504 527
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 40.58% 36.73% 38.19%
Number of salaries quoted 335 322 337
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,735
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,900 £26,575 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Facebook across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Facebook Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Facebook
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 7 (100.00%) Twitter
2 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
2 5 (71.43%) Mercurial
2 5 (71.43%) Web Services
2 5 (71.43%) Google
3 4 (57.14%) JSON
3 4 (57.14%) XML
3 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 4 (57.14%) HTML
3 4 (57.14%) HTML5
4 3 (42.86%) CSS3
4 3 (42.86%) Modernizr
4 3 (42.86%) Open Graph
4 3 (42.86%) Sass
4 3 (42.86%) Time Management
4 3 (42.86%) AngularJS
4 3 (42.86%) HTML5 Boilerplate
4 3 (42.86%) User Experience
4 3 (42.86%) Java
4 3 (42.86%) CSS
4 3 (42.86%) PHP
4 3 (42.86%) CRM
4 3 (42.86%) Google Maps API
4 3 (42.86%) TDD
5 2 (28.57%) Cocoa
5 2 (28.57%) Objective-C
5 2 (28.57%) Web Design
5 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
5 2 (28.57%) Apache
5 2 (28.57%) Degree

Facebook
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 2 (28.57%) Apache
1 2 (28.57%) Drupal
2 1 (14.29%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (14.29%) CMS
2 1 (14.29%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (14.29%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) BGP
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Wireless
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
1 1 (14.29%) Firewall
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
1 1 (14.29%) SSH
1 1 (14.29%) SSL
1 1 (14.29%) VLAN
1 1 (14.29%) VoIP
1 1 (14.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
2 1 (14.29%) Lumira
2 1 (14.29%) Pentaho
2 1 (14.29%) Qlik Sense
2 1 (14.29%) QlikView
2 1 (14.29%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Git (software)
1 5 (71.43%) Mercurial
2 2 (28.57%) Android Studio
2 2 (28.57%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 2 (28.57%) Gradle
3 1 (14.29%) Ant
3 1 (14.29%) Jenkins
3 1 (14.29%) Maven
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Applications Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Mobile Applications Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Mobile Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Data Visualisation Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Drupal Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) PHP Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Applications Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) Web Services
2 4 (57.14%) HTML
2 4 (57.14%) HTML5
2 4 (57.14%) JSON
2 4 (57.14%) XML
3 3 (42.86%) AngularJS
3 3 (42.86%) CSS
3 3 (42.86%) CSS3
3 3 (42.86%) Google Maps API
3 3 (42.86%) HTML5 Boilerplate
3 3 (42.86%) Modernizr
3 3 (42.86%) Open Graph
3 3 (42.86%) Sass
4 2 (28.57%) Android SDK
4 2 (28.57%) Cocoa
4 2 (28.57%) CodeIgniter
4 2 (28.57%) LAMP
4 2 (28.57%) PhoneGap
4 2 (28.57%) SOAP
4 2 (28.57%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) User Experience
2 2 (28.57%) Mobile App
3 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
3 1 (14.29%) Social Media
3 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Android
1 2 (28.57%) Apple iOS
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) CRM
1 3 (42.86%) TDD
1 3 (42.86%) Time Management
2 2 (28.57%) Mobile Development
2 2 (28.57%) Responsive Web Design
2 2 (28.57%) Unit Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Web Application Development
2 2 (28.57%) Web Design
2 2 (28.57%) Workflow
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Build Automation
3 1 (14.29%) Content Management
3 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (14.29%) Customer Insight
3 1 (14.29%) Data Visualisation
3 1 (14.29%) High Availability
3 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
3 1 (14.29%) Open Source
3 1 (14.29%) Presales
3 1 (14.29%) Visual Analytics
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) JavaScript
2 3 (42.86%) Java
2 3 (42.86%) PHP
3 2 (28.57%) Objective-C
4 1 (14.29%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) CCNP
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Twitter
2 5 (71.43%) Google
3 2 (28.57%) Adobe
3 2 (28.57%) Zend
4 1 (14.29%) Alteryx
4 1 (14.29%) Apple
4 1 (14.29%) Birst
4 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco
4 1 (14.29%) F5
4 1 (14.29%) Jaspersoft
4 1 (14.29%) Omniture
4 1 (14.29%) Palo Alto
4 1 (14.29%) SAP
4 1 (14.29%) Tableau
4 1 (14.29%) TIBCO