The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Facebook products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Facebook over the 3 months to 24 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 Reading region.

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

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Facebook
Rank 134 125 134
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +9
Permanent jobs citing Facebook 3 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.13% 0.35% 0.18%
As % of the Vendors category 0.24% 0.68% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 4
Average salary £25,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +10.76%
Vendors Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1248 1182 1083
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 52.31% 52.28% 48.78%
Number of salaries quoted 866 905 938
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Facebook
Berkshire

Facebook
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Facebook Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Facebook
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Facebook Salary Trend in Reading

Facebook
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (75.00%) PHP
1 3 (75.00%) MySQL
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) Social Media
2 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (50.00%) Subversion
2 2 (50.00%) Marketing
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (50.00%) Symfony
2 2 (50.00%) CodeIgniter
2 2 (50.00%) CakePHP
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) RESTful
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) OO
2 2 (50.00%) Back Office
2 2 (50.00%) LAMP
2 2 (50.00%) Games
2 2 (50.00%) Data Mining
3 1 (25.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) WAN
3 1 (25.00%) Dreamweaver
3 1 (25.00%) CCNA
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Intranet
3 1 (25.00%) 3G
3 1 (25.00%) 802.11

Facebook
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 1 (25.00%) IIS
1 1 (25.00%) CMS
1 1 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) Joomla!
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
1 1 (25.00%) Intranet
1 1 (25.00%) 3G
1 1 (25.00%) 802.11
1 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) MySQL
2 2 (50.00%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (25.00%) Dreamweaver
General
1 2 (50.00%) Marketing
1 2 (50.00%) Back Office
1 2 (50.00%) Games
2 1 (25.00%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) PHP Developer
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Webmaster
2 1 (25.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Web Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) PHP Symfony Developer
2 1 (25.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) Symfony
2 2 (50.00%) CodeIgniter
2 2 (50.00%) CakePHP
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) RESTful
2 2 (50.00%) LAMP
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Social Media
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) Statistics
3 1 (25.00%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
1 2 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) SEO
2 1 (25.00%) Information Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Statistical Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (75.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) CCNA
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Zend
1 1 (25.00%) Google
1 1 (25.00%) Twitter