The table below looks at the statistics 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 22 September 2014 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Facebook
Rank 141 131 120
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -11
Permanent jobs citing Facebook 1 6 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.040% 0.26% 0.50%
As % of the Vendors category 0.077% 0.50% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 10
Average salary £37,500 - £28,750
UK excluding London average salary £39,250 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+12.14% +7.69%
Facebook
Berkshire

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

Vendors Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1303 1204 940
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 51.79% 52.17% 46.84%
Number of salaries quoted 900 909 769
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 22 September 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%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) RESTful
1 3 (75.00%) Social Media
2 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Subversion
2 2 (50.00%) Marketing
2 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (50.00%) CodeIgniter
2 2 (50.00%) CakePHP
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (50.00%) Symfony
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
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%) MySQL
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%) Adobe
3 1 (25.00%) CCNA
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (25.00%) W3C
3 1 (25.00%) 3G

Facebook
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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%) CMS
1 1 (25.00%) Apache
1 1 (25.00%) WordPress
1 1 (25.00%) Movable Type
1 1 (25.00%) Drupal
1 1 (25.00%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Photoshop
1 1 (25.00%) Adobe Illustrator
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) LAN
1 1 (25.00%) WAN
1 1 (25.00%) 3G
1 1 (25.00%) 802.11
1 1 (25.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
1 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
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) PHP Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Web Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Support
3 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) PHP Symfony Developer
3 1 (25.00%) PHP MySQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) RESTful
2 2 (50.00%) CodeIgniter
2 2 (50.00%) CakePHP
2 2 (50.00%) Symfony
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) LAMP
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (25.00%) Flash
3 1 (25.00%) XHTML
3 1 (25.00%) JSON
3 1 (25.00%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Social Media
2 2 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (25.00%) W3C
3 1 (25.00%) Graphic Design
3 1 (25.00%) Animation
3 1 (25.00%) Video Editing
3 1 (25.00%) Motion Graphics
3 1 (25.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Test Strategy
1 2 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (25.00%) Web Design
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) SEO
2 1 (25.00%) Email Marketing
2 1 (25.00%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (75.00%) PHP
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) Perl
2 1 (25.00%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (25.00%) CCNA
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Adobe
1 1 (25.00%) Zend
1 1 (25.00%) Twitter