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 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Facebook
Rank 160 169 188
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +19
Permanent jobs citing Facebook 16 20 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.46% 0.52% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 1.05% 1.15% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 10 11 7
Average salary £60,000 £26,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+130.76% -5.45%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
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
1522 1736 1890
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 43.40% 44.77% 46.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1191 1406 1577
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 6 May 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 6 May 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
Stockport +9 2 - -
Facebook
North West

Facebook
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 47 (77.05%) HTML
1 47 (77.05%) Twitter
2 43 (70.49%) JavaScript
3 40 (65.57%) CSS
4 31 (50.82%) jQuery
5 30 (49.18%) PHP
6 26 (42.62%) MVC
7 24 (39.34%) Git (software)
8 23 (37.70%) HTML5
8 23 (37.70%) MySQL
9 20 (32.79%) OOP
10 19 (31.15%) CSS3
11 16 (26.23%) Laravel
11 16 (26.23%) Photoshop
12 15 (24.59%) .NET
12 15 (24.59%) C#
12 15 (24.59%) OO
13 14 (22.95%) Web Design
13 14 (22.95%) Marketing
13 14 (22.95%) Relational Database
14 13 (21.31%) Degree
15 12 (19.67%) ASP.NET
16 11 (18.03%) WordPress
17 10 (16.39%) Computer Science
17 10 (16.39%) Subversion
17 10 (16.39%) SQL
18 9 (14.75%) Social Media
19 8 (13.11%) Android
19 8 (13.11%) Umbraco
19 8 (13.11%) Google

Facebook
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 11 (18.03%) WordPress
2 8 (13.11%) CMS
2 8 (13.11%) Umbraco
3 6 (9.84%) Sitefinity
3 6 (9.84%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (4.92%) Facebook Platform
5 2 (3.28%) ExpressionEngine
5 2 (3.28%) Joomla!
5 2 (3.28%) Drupal
Applications
1 16 (26.23%) Photoshop
2 4 (6.56%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.92%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (3.28%) MS Office
5 1 (1.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.28%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.64%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (37.70%) MySQL
2 14 (22.95%) Relational Database
3 8 (13.11%) SQL Server
4 4 (6.56%) MongoDB
5 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (3.28%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (3.28%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (3.28%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 24 (39.34%) Git (software)
2 10 (16.39%) Subversion
3 2 (3.28%) Xcode
4 1 (1.64%) Dreamweaver
General
1 14 (22.95%) Marketing
2 8 (13.11%) Advertising
3 7 (11.48%) Music Industry
4 5 (8.20%) Retail
5 3 (4.92%) Electronics
6 1 (1.64%) Dutch Language
6 1 (1.64%) French Language
6 1 (1.64%) German Language
Job Titles
1 46 (75.41%) Developer
2 11 (18.03%) Web Developer
2 11 (18.03%) Front-End Developer
3 10 (16.39%) C# .NET Developer
3 10 (16.39%) C# Developer
4 6 (9.84%) PHP Developer
4 6 (9.84%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 4 (6.56%) C# Web Developer
5 4 (6.56%) Senior Developer
6 3 (4.92%) Lead Developer
6 3 (4.92%) Software Engineer
6 3 (4.92%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (4.92%) Lead PHP Developer
7 2 (3.28%) Junior Web Developer
7 2 (3.28%) Android Developer
7 2 (3.28%) PPC Manager
7 2 (3.28%) PPC Analyst
7 2 (3.28%) iOS Developer
7 2 (3.28%) PPC Executive
7 2 (3.28%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (77.05%) HTML
2 40 (65.57%) CSS
3 31 (50.82%) jQuery
4 23 (37.70%) HTML5
5 19 (31.15%) CSS3
6 16 (26.23%) Laravel
7 15 (24.59%) .NET
8 12 (19.67%) ASP.NET
9 5 (8.20%) JSON
9 5 (8.20%) Sass
9 5 (8.20%) Open Graph
9 5 (8.20%) PhoneGap
9 5 (8.20%) Corona SDK
10 4 (6.56%) ASP.NET Web API
10 4 (6.56%) Web Services
11 2 (3.28%) RESTful
11 2 (3.28%) UIKit
12 1 (1.64%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 1 (1.64%) Google Maps API
12 1 (1.64%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.39%) Computer Science
2 9 (14.75%) Social Media
3 4 (6.56%) Digital Media
3 4 (6.56%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.56%) Smartphone
4 3 (4.92%) Mathematics
4 3 (4.92%) Physics
5 2 (3.28%) Blog
5 2 (3.28%) iPhone
5 2 (3.28%) Replication
5 2 (3.28%) Clustering
5 2 (3.28%) iPad
6 1 (1.64%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.64%) User Experience
6 1 (1.64%) Graphic Design
6 1 (1.64%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 8 (13.11%) Android
1 8 (13.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (42.62%) MVC
2 20 (32.79%) OOP
3 15 (24.59%) OO
4 14 (22.95%) Web Design
5 8 (13.11%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (13.11%) SEO
6 7 (11.48%) B2C
6 7 (11.48%) Web Development
7 6 (9.84%) TDD
7 6 (9.84%) Responsive Web Design
7 6 (9.84%) Analytics
8 5 (8.20%) Pay per click
9 4 (6.56%) Scrum
9 4 (6.56%) Digital Marketing
9 4 (6.56%) Kanban
9 4 (6.56%) Customer Engagement
10 3 (4.92%) Online Marketing
10 3 (4.92%) Functional Programming
10 3 (4.92%) Software Engineering
11 2 (3.28%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (70.49%) JavaScript
2 30 (49.18%) PHP
3 15 (24.59%) C#
4 10 (16.39%) SQL
5 5 (8.20%) Java
6 3 (4.92%) Ruby
6 3 (4.92%) Haskell
6 3 (4.92%) Erlang
6 3 (4.92%) OCaml
6 3 (4.92%) Scala
6 3 (4.92%) C++
6 3 (4.92%) Python
6 3 (4.92%) Lisp
7 2 (3.28%) Objective-C
7 2 (3.28%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.28%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (21.31%) Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (6.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (3.28%) Plesk
3 1 (1.64%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 47 (77.05%) Twitter
2 8 (13.11%) Google
3 6 (9.84%) Sitecore
3 6 (9.84%) Microsoft
4 4 (6.56%) Yahoo!
5 2 (3.28%) Adobe
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Sale, Cheshire
Ascent People Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + OTE 30k
Posted: 12 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £22000.00 - £27500.00 per annum + pension, staff discount and more
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester
Noir Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
Noir Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Ashton-Under-Lyne, Lancashire
Duval Associates Ltd
Salary: From £24,000 to £40,000 per annum £25,000 - £30,000 + career and progr
Posted: 5 days ago
Greater Manchester
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Excellent bens and Share Options
Posted: 5 days ago