The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Facebook products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Facebook over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Facebook
Rank 84 90 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Permanent jobs citing Facebook 16 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.59% 0.45% -
As % of the Vendors category 3.10% 1.07% -
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 0
Average salary £37,500 £22,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+66.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +10.76%
Facebook
South East

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

Vendors Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
516 467 413
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 51.29% 42.11% 49.88%
Number of salaries quoted 431 396 373
Average salary £38,500 £43,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.49% +11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,600 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,000 £57,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Facebook
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Facebook Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Facebook
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Facebook Salary Trend in Kent

Facebook
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Facebook within the Kent region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Canterbury - 7 £37,500 - 2
Cranbrook - 6 £40,000 - 1
Tunbridge Wells +23 3 - - 1
Facebook
South East

Facebook
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 29 (96.67%) TDD
2 26 (86.67%) MVC
2 26 (86.67%) .NET
2 26 (86.67%) SQL Server
2 26 (86.67%) ASP.NET
2 26 (86.67%) C#
2 26 (86.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 26 (86.67%) Web Application Development
3 19 (63.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 19 (63.33%) BDD
3 19 (63.33%) RESTful
3 19 (63.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 17 (56.67%) Google
5 15 (50.00%) Social Media
6 14 (46.67%) Git (software)
6 14 (46.67%) NoSQL
6 14 (46.67%) Node.js
6 14 (46.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 14 (46.67%) WCF
6 14 (46.67%) Ruby
6 14 (46.67%) Yahoo!
6 14 (46.67%) OO
6 14 (46.67%) BBC
6 14 (46.67%) Sony
6 14 (46.67%) Apple
7 12 (40.00%) Scrum
7 12 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (40.00%) Dependency Injection
8 11 (36.67%) Twitter
9 10 (33.33%) Unity DI Container

Facebook
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 14 (46.67%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (86.67%) SQL Server
2 19 (63.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 14 (46.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (46.67%) Git (software)
2 7 (23.33%) MSTest
2 7 (23.33%) Rhino Mocks
2 7 (23.33%) Moq
2 7 (23.33%) NUnit
General
1 7 (23.33%) Finance
2 6 (20.00%) Advertising
2 6 (20.00%) Marketing
3 3 (10.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 29 (96.67%) Developer
2 26 (86.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (3.33%) Marketing Executive
3 1 (3.33%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (86.67%) .NET
1 26 (86.67%) ASP.NET
1 26 (86.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 19 (63.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 19 (63.33%) RESTful
3 14 (46.67%) WCF
3 14 (46.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 10 (33.33%) Unity DI Container
5 7 (23.33%) Castle Windsor
5 7 (23.33%) Ninject
5 7 (23.33%) WPF
5 7 (23.33%) Spring.NET
5 7 (23.33%) WinForms
6 5 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 2
7 3 (10.00%) REST
7 3 (10.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
7 3 (10.00%) Spring
7 3 (10.00%) JSON
7 3 (10.00%) XML
7 3 (10.00%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 15 (50.00%) Social Media
2 14 (46.67%) BBC
3 7 (23.33%) Social Network
3 7 (23.33%) Inversion of Control
3 7 (23.33%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (10.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (23.33%) Windows
2 1 (3.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (96.67%) TDD
2 26 (86.67%) MVC
2 26 (86.67%) Web Application Development
3 19 (63.33%) BDD
4 14 (46.67%) OO
5 12 (40.00%) Scrum
5 12 (40.00%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (40.00%) Dependency Injection
6 7 (23.33%) MVVM
6 7 (23.33%) Kanban
7 3 (10.00%) Use Case
7 3 (10.00%) SOA
7 3 (10.00%) Game Development
7 3 (10.00%) Mobile Application Development
7 3 (10.00%) Rapid Prototyping
8 1 (3.33%) Android Development
8 1 (3.33%) iOS Development
8 1 (3.33%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (3.33%) Market Research
Programming Languages
1 26 (86.67%) C#
2 14 (46.67%) Ruby
3 3 (10.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 17 (56.67%) Google
2 14 (46.67%) Apple
2 14 (46.67%) Sony
2 14 (46.67%) Yahoo!
3 11 (36.67%) Twitter
Canterbury, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Cranbrook
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Canterbury, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
West Malling
Noir Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Tunbridge Wells
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Dartford, Kent
TheSmartList
Salary: + £2k performance related bonus after 6 months
Posted: 13 days ago