The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Kent region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Facebook, Inc.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Facebook
Rank 87 79 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Permanent jobs citing Facebook 16 13 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.43% 1.24% -
As % of the Vendors category 2.68% 2.75% -
Number of salaries quoted 13 12 0
Average salary £40,000 £34,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.78% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,250
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +16.27%
Vendors Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
597 473 416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 53.21% 45.26% 50.24%
Number of salaries quoted 512 395 377
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Facebook
South East

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 28 July 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
Cranbrook - 8 £40,000 - 1
Tunbridge Wells +16 5 £42,500 +88.88% 3
Canterbury - 3 £37,500 - 1
Facebook
South East

Facebook
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 25 (89.29%) TDD
2 24 (85.71%) MVC
2 24 (85.71%) .NET
2 24 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 24 (85.71%) ASP.NET
2 24 (85.71%) C#
2 24 (85.71%) ASP.NET MVC
3 22 (78.57%) Web Application Development
4 19 (67.86%) SQL Server 2012
4 19 (67.86%) RESTful
4 19 (67.86%) BDD
4 19 (67.86%) ASP.NET Web API
5 17 (60.71%) Google
6 15 (53.57%) Social Media
7 14 (50.00%) Git (software)
7 14 (50.00%) NoSQL
7 14 (50.00%) Node.js
7 14 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 14 (50.00%) Ruby
7 14 (50.00%) Yahoo!
7 14 (50.00%) WCF
7 14 (50.00%) BBC
7 14 (50.00%) OO
7 14 (50.00%) Sony
7 14 (50.00%) Apple
8 8 (28.57%) Scrum
8 8 (28.57%) Advertising
8 8 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
8 8 (28.57%) Dependency Injection
9 7 (25.00%) Twitter

Facebook
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (50.00%) Node.js
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 19 (67.86%) SQL Server 2012
3 14 (50.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 3 (10.71%) NUnit
2 3 (10.71%) MSTest
2 3 (10.71%) Rhino Mocks
2 3 (10.71%) Moq
General
1 8 (28.57%) Advertising
2 6 (21.43%) Marketing
3 3 (10.71%) Games
3 3 (10.71%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (89.29%) Developer
2 22 (78.57%) .NET Developer
3 2 (7.14%) Development Manager
4 1 (3.57%) Marketing Executive
4 1 (3.57%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (85.71%) .NET
1 24 (85.71%) ASP.NET
1 24 (85.71%) ASP.NET MVC
2 19 (67.86%) RESTful
2 19 (67.86%) ASP.NET Web API
3 14 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 14 (50.00%) WCF
4 6 (21.43%) Unity DI Container
5 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET MVC 2
5 5 (17.86%) WPF
6 3 (10.71%) Spring
6 3 (10.71%) WinForms
6 3 (10.71%) XML
6 3 (10.71%) Castle Windsor
6 3 (10.71%) Ninject
6 3 (10.71%) REST
6 3 (10.71%) JSON
6 3 (10.71%) OAuth
6 3 (10.71%) Spring.NET
6 3 (10.71%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 15 (53.57%) Social Media
2 14 (50.00%) BBC
3 3 (10.71%) Mobile App
3 3 (10.71%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (10.71%) Social Network
3 3 (10.71%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Windows
2 1 (3.57%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (89.29%) TDD
2 24 (85.71%) MVC
3 22 (78.57%) Web Application Development
4 19 (67.86%) BDD
5 14 (50.00%) OO
6 8 (28.57%) Scrum
6 8 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (28.57%) Dependency Injection
7 3 (10.71%) Use Case
7 3 (10.71%) SOA
7 3 (10.71%) Game Development
7 3 (10.71%) Rapid Prototyping
7 3 (10.71%) Mobile Application Development
7 3 (10.71%) Kanban
7 3 (10.71%) MVVM
8 1 (3.57%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (3.57%) Market Research
8 1 (3.57%) Android Development
8 1 (3.57%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (85.71%) C#
2 14 (50.00%) Ruby
3 3 (10.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) MCP
1 2 (7.14%) MCAD
1 2 (7.14%) MCSD
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (7.14%) MCTS
Vendors
1 17 (60.71%) Google
2 14 (50.00%) Yahoo!
2 14 (50.00%) Sony
2 14 (50.00%) Apple
3 7 (25.00%) Twitter
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