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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Facebook
Rank 171 136 178
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +42
Permanent jobs citing Facebook 24 42 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.58% 1.13% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 1.31% 2.58% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 22 23 6
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
1837 1631 1731
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 44.21% 43.82% 45.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1479 1364 1513
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,500 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%

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
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 21 October 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
Bury -17 2 £25,000 - 1
Bolton +8 1 - -
Stockport -7 1 £22,500 -40.00%
Facebook
North West

Facebook
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 46 (93.88%) HTML
2 44 (89.80%) CSS
3 40 (81.63%) JavaScript
4 28 (57.14%) WordPress
5 23 (46.94%) Web Design
5 23 (46.94%) Responsive Web Design
6 22 (44.90%) Twitter
7 19 (38.78%) Corona SDK
7 19 (38.78%) Sass
7 19 (38.78%) PhoneGap
7 19 (38.78%) Git (software)
8 17 (34.69%) Marketing
9 16 (32.65%) SEO
9 16 (32.65%) Social Media
10 13 (26.53%) PHP
11 11 (22.45%) Google
11 11 (22.45%) Pay per click
11 11 (22.45%) Online Marketing
11 11 (22.45%) Analytics
12 10 (20.41%) CMS
12 10 (20.41%) E-Commerce
13 9 (18.37%) OOP
13 9 (18.37%) OO
13 9 (18.37%) Degree
13 9 (18.37%) Apple iOS
14 8 (16.33%) Digital Media
14 8 (16.33%) Yahoo!
14 8 (16.33%) Digital Marketing
14 8 (16.33%) Android
14 8 (16.33%) B2B

Facebook
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 28 (57.14%) WordPress
2 10 (20.41%) CMS
3 5 (10.20%) Facebook Platform
Applications
1 4 (8.16%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (12.24%) Magento
2 1 (2.04%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (2.04%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.12%) MySQL
1 3 (6.12%) Relational Database
2 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 19 (38.78%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.04%) FrontPage
General
1 17 (34.69%) Marketing
2 5 (10.20%) Retail
Job Titles
1 36 (73.47%) Developer
2 23 (46.94%) Front-End Developer
3 8 (16.33%) PHP Developer
4 7 (14.29%) SEO Executive
5 5 (10.20%) Mobile Developer
6 4 (8.16%) HTML Developer
6 4 (8.16%) Front-End Web Developer
6 4 (8.16%) Web Developer
7 2 (4.08%) SEO Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Analyst
8 1 (2.04%) Consultant
8 1 (2.04%) Technical Support
8 1 (2.04%) Technical Consultant
8 1 (2.04%) Support Consultant
8 1 (2.04%) E-Commerce Manager
8 1 (2.04%) Technical Support Consultant
8 1 (2.04%) Marketing Executive
8 1 (2.04%) SEO Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (93.88%) HTML
2 44 (89.80%) CSS
3 19 (38.78%) Corona SDK
3 19 (38.78%) Sass
3 19 (38.78%) PhoneGap
4 7 (14.29%) jQuery
5 5 (10.20%) Cocoa
5 5 (10.20%) SOAP
5 5 (10.20%) Cocoa Touch
5 5 (10.20%) UIKit
6 4 (8.16%) CSS3
6 4 (8.16%) XHTML
7 3 (6.12%) JSON
7 3 (6.12%) Open Graph
8 1 (2.04%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (32.65%) Social Media
2 8 (16.33%) Digital Media
3 6 (12.24%) User Experience
4 5 (10.20%) Blackberry
4 5 (10.20%) iPhone
4 5 (10.20%) iPad
5 4 (8.16%) Computer Science
6 3 (6.12%) Blog
7 1 (2.04%) Social Network
7 1 (2.04%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 9 (18.37%) Apple iOS
2 8 (16.33%) Android
3 6 (12.24%) Windows
4 5 (10.20%) Windows Phone
4 5 (10.20%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (46.94%) Web Design
1 23 (46.94%) Responsive Web Design
2 16 (32.65%) SEO
3 11 (22.45%) Pay per click
3 11 (22.45%) Online Marketing
3 11 (22.45%) Analytics
4 10 (20.41%) E-Commerce
5 9 (18.37%) OOP
5 9 (18.37%) OO
6 8 (16.33%) Digital Marketing
6 8 (16.33%) B2B
7 7 (14.29%) B2C
8 4 (8.16%) Web Development
9 2 (4.08%) Data Management
10 1 (2.04%) CRM
10 1 (2.04%) Software Engineering
10 1 (2.04%) Web Analytics
10 1 (2.04%) Email Marketing
10 1 (2.04%) Direct Marketing
Programming Languages
1 40 (81.63%) JavaScript
2 13 (26.53%) PHP
3 5 (10.20%) Objective-C
4 2 (4.08%) SQL
5 1 (2.04%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.04%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (18.37%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) QA
Vendors
1 22 (44.90%) Twitter
2 11 (22.45%) Google
3 8 (16.33%) Yahoo!
4 6 (12.24%) Microsoft
5 5 (10.20%) Apple
6 1 (2.04%) JD Edwards
6 1 (2.04%) Oracle
6 1 (2.04%) SAP
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