The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Facebook products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Facebook over the 3 months to 1 April 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
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Facebook
Rank 162 156 184
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +28
Permanent jobs citing Facebook 22 29 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.57% 0.71% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 1.31% 1.60% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 13 14 4
Average salary £40,000 £31,750 £24,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.98% +30.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £25,050 £20,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £44,900 £27,050
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +25.00%
Facebook
North West

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

Vendors Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1679 1814 1916
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 43.47% 44.52% 46.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1342 1476 1622
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,300 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Facebook
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Facebook Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Facebook
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Facebook Salary Trend in Manchester

Facebook
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Facebook across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

Facebook Salary Histogram in Manchester

Facebook
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Facebook within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015. 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
Bolton +7 5 £40,000 -
Stockport +13 2 - -
Cheadle - 1 £19,000 -
Facebook
North West

Facebook
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 56 (80.00%) HTML
2 53 (75.71%) JavaScript
3 51 (72.86%) Twitter
4 49 (70.00%) CSS
5 36 (51.43%) jQuery
6 35 (50.00%) PHP
7 33 (47.14%) Git (software)
8 31 (44.29%) MVC
9 27 (38.57%) MySQL
10 26 (37.14%) HTML5
11 24 (34.29%) OOP
12 22 (31.43%) Web Design
12 22 (31.43%) CSS3
13 20 (28.57%) Laravel
14 19 (27.14%) OO
15 18 (25.71%) Relational Database
16 16 (22.86%) C#
16 16 (22.86%) .NET
16 16 (22.86%) WordPress
17 15 (21.43%) Photoshop
18 14 (20.00%) Marketing
19 13 (18.57%) ASP.NET
20 12 (17.14%) Degree
21 11 (15.71%) SQL
21 11 (15.71%) Music Industry
22 10 (14.29%) Subversion
22 10 (14.29%) Computer Science
22 10 (14.29%) PhoneGap
22 10 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
22 10 (14.29%) Sass

Facebook
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 16 (22.86%) WordPress
2 9 (12.86%) Umbraco
3 8 (11.43%) CMS
4 7 (10.00%) Sitecore CMS
4 7 (10.00%) Sitefinity
5 3 (4.29%) Facebook Platform
6 2 (2.86%) ExpressionEngine
6 2 (2.86%) Joomla!
6 2 (2.86%) Drupal
Applications
1 15 (21.43%) Photoshop
2 4 (5.71%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.86%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (2.86%) MS Office
4 1 (1.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (38.57%) MySQL
2 18 (25.71%) Relational Database
3 9 (12.86%) SQL Server
4 4 (5.71%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (2.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 33 (47.14%) Git (software)
2 10 (14.29%) Subversion
3 2 (2.86%) Xcode
General
1 14 (20.00%) Marketing
2 11 (15.71%) Music Industry
3 8 (11.43%) Advertising
4 6 (8.57%) Retail
5 3 (4.29%) Electronics
6 1 (1.43%) Dutch Language
6 1 (1.43%) French Language
6 1 (1.43%) German Language
Job Titles
1 56 (80.00%) Developer
2 16 (22.86%) Front-End Developer
3 11 (15.71%) C# .NET Developer
3 11 (15.71%) Web Developer
3 11 (15.71%) C# Developer
4 10 (14.29%) PHP Developer
5 7 (10.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (7.14%) Senior Developer
7 4 (5.71%) C# Web Developer
8 3 (4.29%) Senior Software Engineer
8 3 (4.29%) Lead Developer
8 3 (4.29%) Software Engineer
8 3 (4.29%) PPC Manager
8 3 (4.29%) PPC Analyst
8 3 (4.29%) PPC Specialist
8 3 (4.29%) Lead PHP Developer
8 3 (4.29%) PPC Executive
9 2 (2.86%) Android Developer
9 2 (2.86%) iOS Developer
9 2 (2.86%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 56 (80.00%) HTML
2 49 (70.00%) CSS
3 36 (51.43%) jQuery
4 26 (37.14%) HTML5
5 22 (31.43%) CSS3
6 20 (28.57%) Laravel
7 16 (22.86%) .NET
8 13 (18.57%) ASP.NET
9 10 (14.29%) Sass
9 10 (14.29%) Corona SDK
9 10 (14.29%) PhoneGap
10 5 (7.14%) Open Graph
10 5 (7.14%) JSON
11 4 (5.71%) Web Services
11 4 (5.71%) ASP.NET Web API
12 2 (2.86%) UIKit
12 2 (2.86%) RESTful
13 1 (1.43%) Google Maps API
13 1 (1.43%) Ajax
13 1 (1.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 8 (11.43%) Social Media
3 4 (5.71%) Smartphone
3 4 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.29%) Digital Media
4 3 (4.29%) Mathematics
4 3 (4.29%) Physics
5 2 (2.86%) Replication
5 2 (2.86%) Clustering
5 2 (2.86%) iPad
5 2 (2.86%) iPhone
6 1 (1.43%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.86%) Android
1 9 (12.86%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (44.29%) MVC
2 24 (34.29%) OOP
3 22 (31.43%) Web Design
4 19 (27.14%) OO
5 10 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
6 8 (11.43%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (10.00%) SEO
7 7 (10.00%) B2C
7 7 (10.00%) Web Development
8 6 (8.57%) Pay per click
8 6 (8.57%) TDD
8 6 (8.57%) Analytics
9 4 (5.71%) Digital Marketing
9 4 (5.71%) Kanban
9 4 (5.71%) Customer Engagement
9 4 (5.71%) Scrum
10 3 (4.29%) Software Engineering
10 3 (4.29%) Online Marketing
10 3 (4.29%) Functional Programming
11 2 (2.86%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 53 (75.71%) JavaScript
2 35 (50.00%) PHP
3 16 (22.86%) C#
4 11 (15.71%) SQL
5 5 (7.14%) Java
6 3 (4.29%) Ruby
6 3 (4.29%) Haskell
6 3 (4.29%) Erlang
6 3 (4.29%) OCaml
6 3 (4.29%) Scala
6 3 (4.29%) C++
6 3 (4.29%) Python
6 3 (4.29%) Lisp
7 2 (2.86%) Objective-C
7 2 (2.86%) T-SQL
7 2 (2.86%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (17.14%) Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (5.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (2.86%) Plesk
3 1 (1.43%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 51 (72.86%) Twitter
2 9 (12.86%) Google
3 7 (10.00%) Sitecore
4 6 (8.57%) Microsoft
5 4 (5.71%) Yahoo!
6 1 (1.43%) Adobe
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