The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 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 Manchester region.

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

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Facebook
Rank 156 156 160
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Permanent jobs citing Facebook 25 34 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.62% 0.83% 0.42%
As % of the Vendors category 1.42% 1.87% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 15
Average salary £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,400 £18,200
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £45,000 £31,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
Vendors Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1757 1820 1883
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 43.76% 44.20% 49.58%
Number of salaries quoted 1415 1539 1627
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Facebook
North West

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 29 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
Bolton +1 2 - -
Bury - 2 £25,500 - 1
Stockport - 1 £22,500 -
Facebook
North West

Facebook
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 35 (76.09%) HTML
2 32 (69.57%) CSS
3 28 (60.87%) JavaScript
4 26 (56.52%) Marketing
5 25 (54.35%) Twitter
6 24 (52.17%) SEO
7 21 (45.65%) Social Media
8 17 (36.96%) Pay per click
9 14 (30.43%) Digital Media
9 14 (30.43%) B2B
9 14 (30.43%) PHP
10 13 (28.26%) Analytics
11 12 (26.09%) Online Marketing
11 12 (26.09%) jQuery
11 12 (26.09%) Google
12 11 (23.91%) WordPress
13 10 (21.74%) Android
13 10 (21.74%) Apple iOS
13 10 (21.74%) Responsive Web Design
13 10 (21.74%) OOP
14 9 (19.57%) OO
14 9 (19.57%) E-Commerce
14 9 (19.57%) Microsoft
14 9 (19.57%) CMS
14 9 (19.57%) Web Design
14 9 (19.57%) Digital Marketing
14 9 (19.57%) Degree
15 8 (17.39%) Yahoo!
15 8 (17.39%) B2C
15 8 (17.39%) Apple

Facebook
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 11 (23.91%) WordPress
2 9 (19.57%) CMS
3 5 (10.87%) Facebook Platform
4 3 (6.52%) Node.js
5 1 (2.17%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (8.70%) Photoshop
1 4 (8.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (13.04%) Magento
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (2.17%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.87%) Internet
2 3 (6.52%) HTTP
3 1 (2.17%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (2.17%) NGN
3 1 (2.17%) LAN
3 1 (2.17%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.87%) MySQL
2 3 (6.52%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (6.52%) Selenium
1 3 (6.52%) Git (software)
1 3 (6.52%) PhoneGap
1 3 (6.52%) Grunt
1 3 (6.52%) Ant
2 1 (2.17%) FrontPage
General
1 26 (56.52%) Marketing
2 6 (13.04%) Retail
3 5 (10.87%) Advertising
4 1 (2.17%) Games
Job Titles
1 26 (56.52%) Developer
2 9 (19.57%) Front-End Developer
2 9 (19.57%) PHP Developer
3 8 (17.39%) SEO Executive
4 5 (10.87%) Mobile Developer
4 5 (10.87%) Web Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Sales Executive
6 3 (6.52%) HTML Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Front-End Web Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) SEO Analyst
8 1 (2.17%) Marketing Executive
8 1 (2.17%) SEO Manager
8 1 (2.17%) Android Developer
8 1 (2.17%) E-Commerce Manager
8 1 (2.17%) PHP Web Developer
8 1 (2.17%) Service Analyst
8 1 (2.17%) .NET Developer
8 1 (2.17%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (76.09%) HTML
2 32 (69.57%) CSS
3 12 (26.09%) jQuery
4 7 (15.22%) CSS3
5 6 (13.04%) Sass
6 5 (10.87%) Cocoa Touch
6 5 (10.87%) UIKit
6 5 (10.87%) Cocoa
6 5 (10.87%) SOAP
6 5 (10.87%) .NET
7 4 (8.70%) JSON
7 4 (8.70%) HTML5
8 3 (6.52%) Corona SDK
8 3 (6.52%) Underscore.js
8 3 (6.52%) Semantic HTML
8 3 (6.52%) HTML5 Canvas
8 3 (6.52%) Ruby on Rails
8 3 (6.52%) Open Graph
8 3 (6.52%) XHR
8 3 (6.52%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (45.65%) Social Media
2 14 (30.43%) Digital Media
3 5 (10.87%) iPad
3 5 (10.87%) Blackberry
3 5 (10.87%) iPhone
4 4 (8.70%) Computer Science
5 3 (6.52%) Blog
6 2 (4.35%) Social Network
7 1 (2.17%) Open Source
7 1 (2.17%) Copywriting
7 1 (2.17%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 10 (21.74%) Android
1 10 (21.74%) Apple iOS
2 5 (10.87%) Windows Phone 8
2 5 (10.87%) Windows Phone
2 5 (10.87%) Windows
3 1 (2.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (52.17%) SEO
2 17 (36.96%) Pay per click
3 14 (30.43%) B2B
4 13 (28.26%) Analytics
5 12 (26.09%) Online Marketing
6 10 (21.74%) Responsive Web Design
6 10 (21.74%) OOP
7 9 (19.57%) OO
7 9 (19.57%) Web Design
7 9 (19.57%) E-Commerce
7 9 (19.57%) Digital Marketing
8 8 (17.39%) B2C
9 7 (15.22%) Web Development
10 5 (10.87%) MVC
10 5 (10.87%) Internet Marketing
11 4 (8.70%) Software Engineering
12 3 (6.52%) Unit Testing
12 3 (6.52%) Automated Testing
13 2 (4.35%) Data Management
14 1 (2.17%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 28 (60.87%) JavaScript
2 14 (30.43%) PHP
3 6 (13.04%) Objective-C
4 3 (6.52%) Ruby
5 1 (2.17%) SQL
5 1 (2.17%) C
5 1 (2.17%) C#
5 1 (2.17%) C++
5 1 (2.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 9 (19.57%) Degree
2 1 (2.17%) CCIE
2 1 (2.17%) CCNA
2 1 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 25 (54.35%) Twitter
2 12 (26.09%) Google
3 9 (19.57%) Microsoft
4 8 (17.39%) Apple
4 8 (17.39%) Yahoo!
5 1 (2.17%) JD Edwards
5 1 (2.17%) Oracle
5 1 (2.17%) SAP
5 1 (2.17%) Cisco
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