The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Facebook products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Facebook over the 3 months to 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Facebook
Rank 216 178 216
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +38
Permanent jobs citing Facebook 37 71 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.57% 1.02% 0.50%
As % of the Vendors category 1.27% 2.34% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 36 53 19
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £24,000 £22,900
10% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,250 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+12.66% +7.14%
Facebook
England

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

Vendors Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2914 3039 3313
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 45.02% 43.85% 44.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2324 2427 2801
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Facebook
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Facebook Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Facebook
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Facebook Salary Trend in the North West

Facebook
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Facebook across the North West region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Facebook Salary Histogram in the North West

Facebook
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Facebook within the North West region over the 3 months to 3 July 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
Manchester -10 15 £40,000 +53.84% 5
Cheshire -8 14 £40,000 - 3
Lancashire -14 5 £27,000 -61.42% 1
Merseyside -1 3 £40,000 +53.84% 1
Facebook
England

Facebook
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 54 (60.67%) .NET
2 50 (56.18%) C#
3 48 (53.93%) Marketing
4 47 (52.81%) ASP.NET
5 46 (51.69%) MVC
5 46 (51.69%) Agile Software Development
5 46 (51.69%) Twitter
6 44 (49.44%) TDD
6 44 (49.44%) SQL Server
7 40 (44.94%) Scrum
7 40 (44.94%) Web Application Development
8 39 (43.82%) Advertising
9 38 (42.70%) ASP.NET MVC
10 36 (40.45%) Dependency Injection
10 36 (40.45%) Continuous Integration
11 32 (35.96%) ASP.NET Web API
12 30 (33.71%) RESTful
13 28 (31.46%) HTML
13 28 (31.46%) BDD
14 27 (30.34%) Social Media
15 22 (24.72%) JavaScript
16 21 (23.60%) Google
17 15 (16.85%) CSS
18 14 (15.73%) Kanban
19 13 (14.61%) Degree
20 12 (13.48%) Social Network
20 12 (13.48%) WCF
20 12 (13.48%) Finance
20 12 (13.48%) HTML5
21 11 (12.36%) PHP

Facebook
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 8 (8.99%) WordPress
2 6 (6.74%) CMS
3 4 (4.49%) Node.js
4 3 (3.37%) Facebook Platform
5 2 (2.25%) Joomla!
5 2 (2.25%) Drupal
5 2 (2.25%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (4.49%) Photoshop
1 4 (4.49%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.25%) MS Office
3 1 (1.12%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.62%) Google Analytics
2 2 (2.25%) MailChimp
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (49.44%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.87%) MySQL
3 5 (5.62%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.49%) MongoDB
5 3 (3.37%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (3.37%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (3.37%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 3 (3.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (3.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (3.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 10 (11.24%) NUnit
1 10 (11.24%) MSTest
1 10 (11.24%) Rhino Mocks
1 10 (11.24%) Moq
2 6 (6.74%) Git (software)
3 5 (5.62%) Subversion
4 3 (3.37%) Visual Studio
4 3 (3.37%) Grunt
5 2 (2.25%) Xcode
6 1 (1.12%) Dreamweaver
General
1 48 (53.93%) Marketing
2 39 (43.82%) Advertising
3 12 (13.48%) Finance
4 4 (4.49%) Music Industry
5 3 (3.37%) Electronics
6 1 (1.12%) Retail
Job Titles
1 64 (71.91%) Developer
2 39 (43.82%) .NET Developer
3 10 (11.24%) Web Developer
4 9 (10.11%) Front-End Developer
5 6 (6.74%) Social Media Specialist
6 4 (4.49%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (4.49%) C# Developer
6 4 (4.49%) PHP Developer
6 4 (4.49%) C# Web Developer
7 3 (3.37%) Senior PHP Developer
7 3 (3.37%) SQL DBA
7 3 (3.37%) Junior Developer
7 3 (3.37%) Junior Web Developer
7 3 (3.37%) Marketing Executive
7 3 (3.37%) SQL Server DBA
7 3 (3.37%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (3.37%) Web Designer
7 3 (3.37%) Senior Developer
7 3 (3.37%) DBA
7 3 (3.37%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (60.67%) .NET
2 47 (52.81%) ASP.NET
3 38 (42.70%) ASP.NET MVC
4 32 (35.96%) ASP.NET Web API
5 30 (33.71%) RESTful
6 28 (31.46%) HTML
7 15 (16.85%) CSS
8 12 (13.48%) WCF
8 12 (13.48%) HTML5
9 11 (12.36%) jQuery
10 10 (11.24%) Spring.NET
10 10 (11.24%) Unity DI Container
10 10 (11.24%) Castle Windsor
10 10 (11.24%) Ninject
11 8 (8.99%) CSS3
12 5 (5.62%) Web Services
12 5 (5.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 4 (4.49%) AngularJS
13 4 (4.49%) Ajax
13 4 (4.49%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 27 (30.34%) Social Media
2 12 (13.48%) Social Network
3 10 (11.24%) Inversion of Control
3 10 (11.24%) Enterprise Software
4 9 (10.11%) Computer Science
4 9 (10.11%) Copywriting
5 6 (6.74%) User Experience
5 6 (6.74%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (4.49%) BBC
6 4 (4.49%) Smartphone
6 4 (4.49%) Graphic Design
6 4 (4.49%) Digital Media
6 4 (4.49%) Mobile App
7 3 (3.37%) Replication
7 3 (3.37%) Clustering
7 3 (3.37%) Mathematics
7 3 (3.37%) Physics
8 2 (2.25%) Blog
8 2 (2.25%) iPad
8 2 (2.25%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.62%) Android
1 5 (5.62%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (51.69%) MVC
1 46 (51.69%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (49.44%) TDD
3 40 (44.94%) Scrum
3 40 (44.94%) Web Application Development
4 36 (40.45%) Dependency Injection
4 36 (40.45%) Continuous Integration
5 28 (31.46%) BDD
6 14 (15.73%) Kanban
7 10 (11.24%) SEO
8 9 (10.11%) B2B
8 9 (10.11%) B2C
8 9 (10.11%) OOP
8 9 (10.11%) Content Management
8 9 (10.11%) Web Development
9 8 (8.99%) Analytics
9 8 (8.99%) Web Design
10 7 (7.87%) Digital Marketing
11 6 (6.74%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (6.74%) Competitor Analysis
Programming Languages
1 50 (56.18%) C#
2 22 (24.72%) JavaScript
3 11 (12.36%) PHP
4 5 (5.62%) SQL
4 5 (5.62%) Java
5 3 (3.37%) Ruby
5 3 (3.37%) Haskell
5 3 (3.37%) Erlang
5 3 (3.37%) OCaml
5 3 (3.37%) Scala
5 3 (3.37%) T-SQL
5 3 (3.37%) C++
5 3 (3.37%) Python
5 3 (3.37%) Lisp
6 2 (2.25%) Objective-C
6 2 (2.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 13 (14.61%) Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (4.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 46 (51.69%) Twitter
2 21 (23.60%) Google
3 7 (7.87%) Yahoo!
3 7 (7.87%) Apple
4 6 (6.74%) Microsoft
5 4 (4.49%) Sony
6 3 (3.37%) Zend
7 1 (1.12%) Adobe
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