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 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
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Facebook
Rank 163 143 174
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +31
Permanent jobs citing Facebook 21 38 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.51% 0.96% 0.32%
As % of the Vendors category 1.14% 2.15% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 11
Average salary £32,500 £26,250 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.80% +22.09%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
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
1841 1764 1883
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 44.70% 44.60% 50.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1439 1480 1625
Average salary £35,000 £39,800 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.06% +6.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 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
Bolton +3 2 - -
Bury - 2 £25,000 - 1
Facebook
North West

Facebook
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 37 (82.22%) HTML
2 35 (77.78%) CSS
3 30 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 24 (53.33%) Marketing
5 23 (51.11%) SEO
5 23 (51.11%) Twitter
6 21 (46.67%) Social Media
7 15 (33.33%) Pay per click
7 15 (33.33%) WordPress
8 14 (31.11%) PHP
9 13 (28.89%) Web Design
9 13 (28.89%) Responsive Web Design
9 13 (28.89%) Analytics
10 12 (26.67%) B2B
10 12 (26.67%) Google
10 12 (26.67%) Online Marketing
10 12 (26.67%) Digital Media
11 11 (24.44%) jQuery
12 10 (22.22%) OOP
12 10 (22.22%) E-Commerce
12 10 (22.22%) CMS
12 10 (22.22%) Android
12 10 (22.22%) Apple iOS
13 9 (20.00%) OO
13 9 (20.00%) Microsoft
13 9 (20.00%) Degree
13 9 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
13 9 (20.00%) Sass
14 8 (17.78%) B2C
14 8 (17.78%) Apple

Facebook
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 15 (33.33%) WordPress
2 10 (22.22%) CMS
3 5 (11.11%) Facebook Platform
4 3 (6.67%) Node.js
5 1 (2.22%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Photoshop
1 4 (8.89%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (13.33%) Magento
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (2.22%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.67%) HTTP
1 3 (6.67%) Internet
2 1 (2.22%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.89%) MySQL
2 3 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (13.33%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.67%) Grunt
2 3 (6.67%) Ant
2 3 (6.67%) Selenium
3 1 (2.22%) FrontPage
General
1 24 (53.33%) Marketing
2 6 (13.33%) Retail
3 3 (6.67%) Advertising
4 1 (2.22%) Games
Job Titles
1 28 (62.22%) Developer
2 13 (28.89%) Front-End Developer
3 9 (20.00%) PHP Developer
4 8 (17.78%) SEO Executive
5 5 (11.11%) Mobile Developer
5 5 (11.11%) Web Developer
6 4 (8.89%) HTML Developer
6 4 (8.89%) Front-End Web Developer
7 3 (6.67%) Sales Executive
8 2 (4.44%) Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) SEO Analyst
9 1 (2.22%) Android Developer
9 1 (2.22%) Marketing Executive
9 1 (2.22%) SEO Manager
9 1 (2.22%) E-Commerce Manager
9 1 (2.22%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (82.22%) HTML
2 35 (77.78%) CSS
3 11 (24.44%) jQuery
4 9 (20.00%) Sass
5 7 (15.56%) CSS3
6 6 (13.33%) PhoneGap
6 6 (13.33%) Corona SDK
7 5 (11.11%) Cocoa Touch
7 5 (11.11%) UIKit
7 5 (11.11%) SOAP
7 5 (11.11%) Cocoa
8 4 (8.89%) .NET
8 4 (8.89%) XHTML
9 3 (6.67%) SVG
9 3 (6.67%) Ruby on Rails
9 3 (6.67%) JSON
9 3 (6.67%) Underscore.js
9 3 (6.67%) Semantic HTML
9 3 (6.67%) HTML5 Canvas
9 3 (6.67%) Open Graph
Miscellaneous
1 21 (46.67%) Social Media
2 12 (26.67%) Digital Media
3 5 (11.11%) iPad
3 5 (11.11%) Blackberry
3 5 (11.11%) iPhone
4 4 (8.89%) Computer Science
5 3 (6.67%) Blog
6 2 (4.44%) Social Network
7 1 (2.22%) Open Source
7 1 (2.22%) Copywriting
7 1 (2.22%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 10 (22.22%) Android
1 10 (22.22%) Apple iOS
2 5 (11.11%) Windows Phone 8
2 5 (11.11%) Windows Phone
2 5 (11.11%) Windows
3 1 (2.22%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (51.11%) SEO
2 15 (33.33%) Pay per click
3 13 (28.89%) Web Design
3 13 (28.89%) Responsive Web Design
3 13 (28.89%) Analytics
4 12 (26.67%) Online Marketing
4 12 (26.67%) B2B
5 10 (22.22%) OOP
5 10 (22.22%) E-Commerce
6 9 (20.00%) OO
6 9 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
7 8 (17.78%) B2C
8 7 (15.56%) Web Development
9 4 (8.89%) Software Engineering
9 4 (8.89%) MVC
10 3 (6.67%) Automated Testing
10 3 (6.67%) Unit Testing
10 3 (6.67%) Internet Marketing
11 2 (4.44%) Data Management
12 1 (2.22%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 30 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 14 (31.11%) PHP
3 6 (13.33%) Objective-C
4 3 (6.67%) Ruby
5 1 (2.22%) SQL
5 1 (2.22%) C
5 1 (2.22%) C++
5 1 (2.22%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 23 (51.11%) Twitter
2 12 (26.67%) Google
3 9 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 8 (17.78%) Apple
4 8 (17.78%) Yahoo!
5 1 (2.22%) JD Edwards
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle
5 1 (2.22%) SAP
Bury
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £24000 - £26000 per annum + bens + bonus
Posted: 13 days ago
Manchester
Blue Town Online
Salary: £30k per year
Posted: 15 days ago