The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Facebook products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Facebook over the 3 months to 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Facebook
Rank 91 71 90
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +19
Permanent jobs citing Facebook 1 13 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.080% 1.20% 0.093%
As % of the Vendors category 0.20% 2.44% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 0
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
Facebook
East of England

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

Vendors Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
509 533 542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 40.56% 49.12% 50.56%
Number of salaries quoted 380 428 461
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,778 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,300 £55,000 £64,383
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Facebook
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Facebook Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Facebook
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Facebook Salary Trend in Essex

Facebook
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (100.00%) PHP
1 9 (100.00%) MySQL
1 9 (100.00%) EPoS
1 9 (100.00%) MVC
1 9 (100.00%) Google
1 9 (100.00%) Symfony
1 9 (100.00%) CakePHP
1 9 (100.00%) jQuery
1 9 (100.00%) Laravel
2 8 (88.89%) User Experience
3 7 (77.78%) HTML
3 7 (77.78%) Ajax
3 7 (77.78%) CMS
3 7 (77.78%) CSS
4 6 (66.67%) Time Management
5 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
5 5 (55.56%) PHPUnit
5 5 (55.56%) Marketing
5 5 (55.56%) E-Commerce
5 5 (55.56%) NHS
5 5 (55.56%) LAMP
5 5 (55.56%) Workflow
5 5 (55.56%) Law
5 5 (55.56%) Content Management
5 5 (55.56%) Backbone.js
5 5 (55.56%) Sass
5 5 (55.56%) Grunt
6 2 (22.22%) Project Planning
6 2 (22.22%) HTML5

Facebook
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 (77.78%) CMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Git (software)
1 5 (55.56%) PHPUnit
1 5 (55.56%) Grunt
General
1 5 (55.56%) Law
1 5 (55.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Developer
1 9 (100.00%) PHP Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Junior PHP Developer
2 3 (33.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Junior
2 3 (33.33%) Junior Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Senior PHP Developer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior PHP Programmer
3 2 (22.22%) Senior Programmer
3 2 (22.22%) Junior Programmer
3 2 (22.22%) Junior PHP Programmer
3 2 (22.22%) Programmer
3 2 (22.22%) Mid-Level PHP Developer
3 2 (22.22%) PHP Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (100.00%) Symfony
1 9 (100.00%) CakePHP
1 9 (100.00%) jQuery
1 9 (100.00%) Laravel
2 7 (77.78%) HTML
2 7 (77.78%) CSS
2 7 (77.78%) Ajax
3 5 (55.56%) LAMP
3 5 (55.56%) Backbone.js
3 5 (55.56%) Sass
4 2 (22.22%) HTML5
4 2 (22.22%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 9 (100.00%) EPoS
2 8 (88.89%) User Experience
3 5 (55.56%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) MVC
2 6 (66.67%) Time Management
3 5 (55.56%) E-Commerce
3 5 (55.56%) Workflow
3 5 (55.56%) Content Management
4 2 (22.22%) Project Planning
5 1 (11.11%) Web Development
5 1 (11.11%) API Integration
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 9 (100.00%) PHP
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Google