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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Facebook
Rank 207 183 187
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +4
Permanent jobs citing Facebook 30 75 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.53% 1.06% 0.92%
As % of the Vendors category 1.28% 2.42% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 29 68 48
Average salary £40,000 £34,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.94% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,300 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -
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
2336 3099 2958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 41.23% 43.85% 45.17%
Number of salaries quoted 1939 2651 2448
Average salary £38,000 £38,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.29% -1.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £55,000 £60,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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 +1 21 £44,500 +27.14% 7
Cheshire +12 9 £37,500 +25.00% 2
Facebook
England

Facebook
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 46 (61.33%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (58.67%) .NET
3 43 (57.33%) C#
4 42 (56.00%) SQL Server
4 42 (56.00%) TDD
5 40 (53.33%) Twitter
5 40 (53.33%) SQL Server 2014
6 35 (46.67%) Enterprise Software
7 32 (42.67%) Web Application Development
7 32 (42.67%) Advertising
7 32 (42.67%) MVC
7 32 (42.67%) ASP.NET
8 31 (41.33%) Git (software)
8 31 (41.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 31 (41.33%) ASP.NET Web API
9 30 (40.00%) RESTful
10 29 (38.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
10 29 (38.67%) BDD
11 24 (32.00%) WCF
12 23 (30.67%) .NET Framework
12 23 (30.67%) Ruby
12 23 (30.67%) NoSQL
12 23 (30.67%) Entity Framework
12 23 (30.67%) Node.js
13 20 (26.67%) Windows
14 19 (25.33%) PHP
14 19 (25.33%) Scrum
15 17 (22.67%) Dependency Injection
15 17 (22.67%) Continuous Integration
16 16 (21.33%) Google

Facebook
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 23 (30.67%) Node.js
2 12 (16.00%) WordPress
3 3 (4.00%) Apache
4 2 (2.67%) Drupal
5 1 (1.33%) CMS
5 1 (1.33%) Confluence
5 1 (1.33%) IIS
5 1 (1.33%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 9 (12.00%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (6.67%) Magento
2 4 (5.33%) OpenCart
3 1 (1.33%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.33%) AdWords
1 1 (1.33%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.33%) HTTPS
2 3 (4.00%) Internet
3 1 (1.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (56.00%) SQL Server
2 40 (53.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 23 (30.67%) NoSQL
4 16 (21.33%) MySQL
5 2 (2.67%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.67%) SQLite
6 1 (1.33%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 31 (41.33%) Git (software)
2 11 (14.67%) Moq
2 11 (14.67%) MSTest
2 11 (14.67%) NUnit
2 11 (14.67%) Rhino Mocks
3 2 (2.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.33%) Android Studio
4 1 (1.33%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.33%) JIRA
4 1 (1.33%) Subversion
4 1 (1.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 32 (42.67%) Advertising
2 16 (21.33%) Marketing
3 14 (18.67%) Finance
4 1 (1.33%) Back Office
4 1 (1.33%) Banking
4 1 (1.33%) Front Office
4 1 (1.33%) Games
4 1 (1.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 65 (86.67%) Developer
2 41 (54.67%) .NET Developer
3 12 (16.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 12 (16.00%) C# Developer
4 11 (14.67%) C# WPF Developer
4 11 (14.67%) PHP Developer
4 11 (14.67%) WPF Developer
5 10 (13.33%) Web Developer
6 8 (10.67%) HTML Developer
6 8 (10.67%) JavaScript Developer
7 7 (9.33%) HTML CSS Developer
7 7 (9.33%) MySQL Developer
7 7 (9.33%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 6 (8.00%) Senior Developer
9 5 (6.67%) PHP Web Developer
10 4 (5.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 2 (2.67%) Android Developer
11 2 (2.67%) Senior Android Developer
11 2 (2.67%) Senior PHP Developer
11 2 (2.67%) Social Media Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (58.67%) .NET
2 32 (42.67%) ASP.NET
3 31 (41.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 31 (41.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 30 (40.00%) RESTful
5 29 (38.67%) ASP.NET MVC 5
6 24 (32.00%) WCF
7 23 (30.67%) .NET Framework
7 23 (30.67%) Entity Framework
8 13 (17.33%) HTML
8 13 (17.33%) jQuery
9 12 (16.00%) CSS
9 12 (16.00%) WPF
10 11 (14.67%) Castle Windsor
10 11 (14.67%) Ninject
10 11 (14.67%) Spring.NET
10 11 (14.67%) Unity DI Container
10 11 (14.67%) WinForms
11 8 (10.67%) HTML5
12 7 (9.33%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 35 (46.67%) Enterprise Software
2 11 (14.67%) Inversion of Control
2 11 (14.67%) Social Network
3 8 (10.67%) Social Media
4 7 (9.33%) iPad
5 4 (5.33%) Blog
6 2 (2.67%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.33%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.33%) N-Tier
7 1 (1.33%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 20 (26.67%) Windows
2 15 (20.00%) Linux
3 7 (9.33%) Unix
4 2 (2.67%) Android
4 2 (2.67%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.33%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (61.33%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (56.00%) TDD
3 32 (42.67%) MVC
3 32 (42.67%) Web Application Development
4 29 (38.67%) BDD
5 19 (25.33%) Scrum
6 17 (22.67%) Continuous Integration
6 17 (22.67%) Dependency Injection
7 13 (17.33%) MVVM
8 11 (14.67%) Kanban
9 7 (9.33%) OOP
10 6 (8.00%) E-Commerce
11 5 (6.67%) Digital Marketing
11 5 (6.67%) Front End Development
11 5 (6.67%) Open Source
12 4 (5.33%) Analytics
12 4 (5.33%) API Integration
12 4 (5.33%) B2B
12 4 (5.33%) Email Marketing
12 4 (5.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 43 (57.33%) C#
2 23 (30.67%) Ruby
3 19 (25.33%) PHP
4 15 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.67%) C
5 2 (2.67%) C++
5 2 (2.67%) Java
5 2 (2.67%) SQL
6 1 (1.33%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 3 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.67%) cPanel
Vendors
1 40 (53.33%) Twitter
2 16 (21.33%) Google
3 6 (8.00%) Zend
4 5 (6.67%) Adobe
5 3 (4.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.33%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.33%) PayPal
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