The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 North West region.

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

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Facebook
Rank 216 225 211
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -14
Permanent jobs citing Facebook 40 29 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.56% 0.40% 0.35%
As % of the Vendors category 1.24% 0.83% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 26 28 24
Average salary £30,500 £25,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £21,750 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £30,750 £44,200
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £30,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
Vendors Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3216 3486 3272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 44.77% 47.49% 45.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2552 2847 2869
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Facebook
England

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +16 21 £27,500 +5.76% 4
Merseyside -9 14 £33,000 +32.00% 2
Cheshire -7 3 £35,000 +40.00% 1
Lancashire +8 2 £23,897 -26.47%
Facebook
England

Facebook
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 53 (50.96%) HTML
1 53 (50.96%) Twitter
2 48 (46.15%) Marketing
2 48 (46.15%) CSS
3 45 (43.27%) Social Media
4 38 (36.54%) jQuery
5 36 (34.62%) JavaScript
5 36 (34.62%) PHP
6 34 (32.69%) SEO
7 33 (31.73%) HTML5
8 31 (29.81%) MVC
9 27 (25.96%) CSS3
10 26 (25.00%) Pay per click
11 24 (23.08%) Web Design
11 24 (23.08%) MySQL
12 22 (21.15%) Digital Marketing
13 21 (20.19%) Google
13 21 (20.19%) Node.js
13 21 (20.19%) .NET
14 20 (19.23%) Digital Media
14 20 (19.23%) Analytics
14 20 (19.23%) Git (software)
15 18 (17.31%) C#
15 18 (17.31%) SQL Server
15 18 (17.31%) B2B
15 18 (17.31%) Ruby
16 17 (16.35%) ASP.NET
17 16 (15.38%) CMS
18 15 (14.42%) Advertising
18 15 (14.42%) Adobe

Facebook
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 21 (20.19%) Node.js
2 16 (15.38%) CMS
3 7 (6.73%) WordPress
4 6 (5.77%) Drupal
5 3 (2.88%) Lync
5 3 (2.88%) Apache
6 2 (1.92%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (1.92%) Umbraco
Applications
1 11 (10.58%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.92%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.96%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.96%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.81%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.65%) Internet
2 6 (5.77%) LAN
2 6 (5.77%) WAN
3 3 (2.88%) Unified Communications
3 3 (2.88%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (2.88%) HTTP
4 2 (1.92%) VPN
5 1 (0.96%) NGN
5 1 (0.96%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (23.08%) MySQL
2 18 (17.31%) SQL Server
3 13 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (11.54%) NoSQL
5 6 (5.77%) MongoDB
6 3 (2.88%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.96%) Cognos Impromptu
7 1 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.96%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 20 (19.23%) Git (software)
2 6 (5.77%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 3 (2.88%) Grunt
3 3 (2.88%) Selenium
3 3 (2.88%) Ant
4 2 (1.92%) Dreamweaver
4 2 (1.92%) NUnit
4 2 (1.92%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 48 (46.15%) Marketing
2 15 (14.42%) Advertising
3 10 (9.62%) Finance
4 6 (5.77%) Retail
5 3 (2.88%) Law
5 3 (2.88%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.92%) Games
6 2 (1.92%) Dutch Language
6 2 (1.92%) French Language
6 2 (1.92%) German Language
Job Titles
1 56 (53.85%) Developer
2 19 (18.27%) Web Developer
3 15 (14.42%) .NET Developer
3 15 (14.42%) PHP Developer
4 10 (9.62%) SEO Executive
5 6 (5.77%) Analyst
5 6 (5.77%) Drupal Developer
5 6 (5.77%) PHP Drupal Developer
6 5 (4.81%) Front-End Developer
6 5 (4.81%) Digital Project Manager
6 5 (4.81%) Project Manager
7 4 (3.85%) Sales Executive
7 4 (3.85%) Senior Developer
7 4 (3.85%) Senior Web Developer
8 3 (2.88%) PPC Executive
8 3 (2.88%) PPC Manager
8 3 (2.88%) PPC Analyst
8 3 (2.88%) PPC Specialist
8 3 (2.88%) SEO Manager
8 3 (2.88%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (50.96%) HTML
2 48 (46.15%) CSS
3 38 (36.54%) jQuery
4 33 (31.73%) HTML5
5 27 (25.96%) CSS3
6 21 (20.19%) .NET
7 17 (16.35%) ASP.NET
8 15 (14.42%) RESTful
9 14 (13.46%) ASP.NET MVC
10 13 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 13 (12.50%) WCF
11 12 (11.54%) ASP.NET Web API
12 11 (10.58%) JSON
13 7 (6.73%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 7 (6.73%) XHTML
14 5 (4.81%) HTML5 Canvas
14 5 (4.81%) Sass
15 4 (3.85%) XML
16 3 (2.88%) Underscore.js
16 3 (2.88%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 45 (43.27%) Social Media
2 20 (19.23%) Digital Media
3 9 (8.65%) Social Network
4 8 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (6.73%) Mobile App
5 7 (6.73%) Blog
6 5 (4.81%) Open Source
7 4 (3.85%) BBC
8 2 (1.92%) Blackberry
8 2 (1.92%) IVR
8 2 (1.92%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.96%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.96%) Replication
9 1 (0.96%) Clustering
9 1 (0.96%) EPoS
9 1 (0.96%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.69%) Apple iOS
2 7 (6.73%) Windows
3 4 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (2.88%) Android
4 3 (2.88%) Windows 7
4 3 (2.88%) Windows XP
4 3 (2.88%) Linux
5 2 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (32.69%) SEO
2 31 (29.81%) MVC
3 26 (25.00%) Pay per click
4 24 (23.08%) Web Design
5 22 (21.15%) Digital Marketing
6 20 (19.23%) Analytics
7 18 (17.31%) B2B
8 15 (14.42%) Online Marketing
9 14 (13.46%) BDD
9 14 (13.46%) OOP
9 14 (13.46%) TDD
10 13 (12.50%) Content Management
11 12 (11.54%) Web Application Development
12 10 (9.62%) Responsive Web Design
13 9 (8.65%) Internet Marketing
13 9 (8.65%) B2C
13 9 (8.65%) OO
14 8 (7.69%) Project Management
14 8 (7.69%) Web Development
15 7 (6.73%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 36 (34.62%) JavaScript
1 36 (34.62%) PHP
2 18 (17.31%) C#
2 18 (17.31%) Ruby
3 4 (3.85%) SQL
3 4 (3.85%) PHP5
4 1 (0.96%) Objective-C
4 1 (0.96%) C
4 1 (0.96%) C++
4 1 (0.96%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (4.81%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (4.81%) MCP
2 4 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (3.85%) CCNA
2 4 (3.85%) Degree
2 4 (3.85%) MCITP
3 3 (2.88%) MCSE
4 1 (0.96%) MCTS
4 1 (0.96%) CCIE
4 1 (0.96%) MCAD
4 1 (0.96%) MCSD
4 1 (0.96%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.92%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.92%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.96%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (3.85%) SCCM
2 3 (2.88%) Plesk
3 2 (1.92%) SCOM
Vendors
1 53 (50.96%) Twitter
2 21 (20.19%) Google
3 15 (14.42%) Adobe
4 14 (13.46%) Yahoo!
5 13 (12.50%) Microsoft
6 9 (8.65%) Apple
7 6 (5.77%) Cisco
7 6 (5.77%) Appcelerator
8 4 (3.85%) Sony
8 4 (3.85%) VMware
9 3 (2.88%) Mitel
9 3 (2.88%) HP
10 2 (1.92%) Sitecore
11 1 (0.96%) Business Objects
11 1 (0.96%) Oracle
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