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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Facebook
Rank 187 215 227
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +12
Permanent jobs citing Facebook 52 40 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.80% 0.56% 0.38%
As % of the Vendors category 1.79% 1.27% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 40 26 27
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £40,000 £31,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
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
2910 3148 3518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 44.90% 44.34% 47.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2270 2491 2882
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 24 April 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 24 April 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
Cheshire +29 21 £40,000 +14.28% 3
Manchester +6 18 £60,000 +118.18% 8
Merseyside +11 10 £40,000 +21.21% 1
Lancashire +6 3 £27,500 +15.07% 6
Facebook
England

Facebook
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 83 (62.41%) Twitter
2 70 (52.63%) MVC
3 69 (51.88%) HTML
4 61 (45.86%) JavaScript
4 61 (45.86%) CSS
5 59 (44.36%) .NET
6 58 (43.61%) C#
7 53 (39.85%) ASP.NET
8 51 (38.35%) SQL Server
9 50 (37.59%) Marketing
9 50 (37.59%) jQuery
10 49 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
11 48 (36.09%) PHP
12 47 (35.34%) TDD
13 41 (30.83%) Web Application Development
14 39 (29.32%) ASP.NET MVC
15 37 (27.82%) Scrum
16 34 (25.56%) HTML5
16 34 (25.56%) Git (software)
17 33 (24.81%) Dependency Injection
17 33 (24.81%) Continuous Integration
17 33 (24.81%) ASP.NET Web API
17 33 (24.81%) Advertising
18 31 (23.31%) Google
18 31 (23.31%) RESTful
19 29 (21.80%) BDD
20 27 (20.30%) Social Media
20 27 (20.30%) MySQL
21 26 (19.55%) CSS3
22 25 (18.80%) Photoshop

Facebook
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 13 (9.77%) WordPress
2 10 (7.52%) CMS
3 9 (6.77%) Umbraco
4 7 (5.26%) Sitefinity
4 7 (5.26%) Sitecore CMS
5 6 (4.51%) Node.js
6 3 (2.26%) Facebook Platform
7 2 (1.50%) ExpressionEngine
7 2 (1.50%) Joomla!
7 2 (1.50%) Drupal
Applications
1 25 (18.80%) Photoshop
2 9 (6.77%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (3.01%) MS Excel
4 2 (1.50%) MS Office
5 1 (0.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (0.75%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.51%) MailChimp
2 4 (3.01%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.75%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (38.35%) SQL Server
2 27 (20.30%) MySQL
3 21 (15.79%) Relational Database
4 6 (4.51%) NoSQL
5 4 (3.01%) MongoDB
6 2 (1.50%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (1.50%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 2 (1.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (1.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (1.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 34 (25.56%) Git (software)
2 12 (9.02%) MSTest
2 12 (9.02%) Rhino Mocks
2 12 (9.02%) Moq
2 12 (9.02%) NUnit
3 10 (7.52%) Subversion
4 2 (1.50%) Xcode
5 1 (0.75%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.75%) Dreamweaver
General
1 50 (37.59%) Marketing
2 33 (24.81%) Advertising
3 12 (9.02%) Finance
4 9 (6.77%) Music Industry
5 7 (5.26%) Retail
6 3 (2.26%) Electronics
7 1 (0.75%) Dutch Language
7 1 (0.75%) French Language
7 1 (0.75%) German Language
Job Titles
1 101 (75.94%) Developer
2 40 (30.08%) .NET Developer
3 18 (13.53%) Front-End Developer
4 13 (9.77%) Web Developer
5 12 (9.02%) PHP Developer
6 11 (8.27%) C# Developer
6 11 (8.27%) C# .NET Developer
7 7 (5.26%) Designer
7 7 (5.26%) Web Designer
7 7 (5.26%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 6 (4.51%) Social Media Specialist
9 4 (3.01%) C# Web Developer
9 4 (3.01%) Senior Developer
10 3 (2.26%) Lead Developer
10 3 (2.26%) Junior
10 3 (2.26%) Software Engineer
10 3 (2.26%) Junior Web Developer
10 3 (2.26%) Senior Software Engineer
10 3 (2.26%) Junior Developer
10 3 (2.26%) PPC Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (51.88%) HTML
2 61 (45.86%) CSS
3 59 (44.36%) .NET
4 53 (39.85%) ASP.NET
5 50 (37.59%) jQuery
6 39 (29.32%) ASP.NET MVC
7 34 (25.56%) HTML5
8 33 (24.81%) ASP.NET Web API
9 31 (23.31%) RESTful
10 26 (19.55%) CSS3
11 18 (13.53%) Laravel
11 18 (13.53%) WCF
12 12 (9.02%) Castle Windsor
12 12 (9.02%) Ninject
12 12 (9.02%) Spring.NET
12 12 (9.02%) Unity DI Container
13 9 (6.77%) Ajax
13 9 (6.77%) Web Services
14 8 (6.02%) JSON
14 8 (6.02%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 27 (20.30%) Social Media
2 18 (13.53%) Social Network
3 13 (9.77%) Computer Science
3 13 (9.77%) Copywriting
4 12 (9.02%) Inversion of Control
4 12 (9.02%) Enterprise Software
5 8 (6.02%) Graphic Design
6 6 (4.51%) BBC
6 6 (4.51%) Photography
7 4 (3.01%) Smartphone
7 4 (3.01%) Digital Media
7 4 (3.01%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (2.26%) User Experience
8 3 (2.26%) Mathematics
8 3 (2.26%) Physics
8 3 (2.26%) Blog
9 2 (1.50%) Replication
9 2 (1.50%) Clustering
9 2 (1.50%) iPad
9 2 (1.50%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 11 (8.27%) Android
1 11 (8.27%) Apple iOS
2 6 (4.51%) Linux
3 2 (1.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (52.63%) MVC
2 49 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (35.34%) TDD
4 41 (30.83%) Web Application Development
5 37 (27.82%) Scrum
6 33 (24.81%) Continuous Integration
6 33 (24.81%) Dependency Injection
7 29 (21.80%) BDD
8 23 (17.29%) OO
9 22 (16.54%) OOP
10 21 (15.79%) Web Design
11 16 (12.03%) Kanban
12 15 (11.28%) SEO
13 14 (10.53%) B2C
14 10 (7.52%) Responsive Web Design
15 9 (6.77%) B2B
15 9 (6.77%) Content Management
16 8 (6.02%) Web Development
16 8 (6.02%) Email Marketing
16 8 (6.02%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 61 (45.86%) JavaScript
2 58 (43.61%) C#
3 48 (36.09%) PHP
4 11 (8.27%) SQL
5 9 (6.77%) Ruby
6 5 (3.76%) Java
7 3 (2.26%) Haskell
7 3 (2.26%) Erlang
7 3 (2.26%) OCaml
7 3 (2.26%) Scala
7 3 (2.26%) C++
7 3 (2.26%) Python
7 3 (2.26%) Lisp
8 2 (1.50%) Objective-C
8 2 (1.50%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (12.78%) Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (3.01%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (1.50%) Plesk
3 1 (0.75%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 83 (62.41%) Twitter
2 31 (23.31%) Google
3 10 (7.52%) Yahoo!
4 8 (6.02%) Adobe
5 7 (5.26%) Apple
5 7 (5.26%) Sitecore
6 6 (4.51%) Sony
6 6 (4.51%) Microsoft
7 1 (0.75%) Zend
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