The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Facebook products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Facebook over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Facebook
Rank 152 129 149
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +20
Permanent jobs citing Facebook 19 28 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.52% 0.91% 0.25%
As % of the Vendors category 1.19% 1.89% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 14 25 5
Average salary £38,750 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.63% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,150 £22,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+10.00% +7.69%
Facebook
UK

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

Vendors Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1595 1479 1545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 43.96% 47.82% 48.49%
Number of salaries quoted 941 972 1006
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

Facebook
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Facebook Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Facebook
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Facebook Salary Trend in Scotland

Facebook
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Facebook across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Facebook Salary Histogram in Scotland

Facebook
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Facebook within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
(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
Edinburgh -9 12 £40,000 - 1
Dundee +5 2 £29,500 -21.33%
Facebook
UK

Facebook
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 26 (76.47%) Social Media
2 21 (61.76%) Google
3 18 (52.94%) Twitter
4 16 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (47.06%) MVC
5 15 (44.12%) Ruby
5 15 (44.12%) Apple
6 14 (41.18%) .NET
6 14 (41.18%) Git (software)
7 13 (38.24%) ASP.NET
7 13 (38.24%) OO
7 13 (38.24%) TDD
8 12 (35.29%) NoSQL
8 12 (35.29%) Node.js
9 11 (32.35%) WCF
9 11 (32.35%) Yahoo!
9 11 (32.35%) SQL Server
9 11 (32.35%) C#
10 10 (29.41%) PHP
10 10 (29.41%) Sony
10 10 (29.41%) BBC
10 10 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC
10 10 (29.41%) BDD
10 10 (29.41%) RESTful
10 10 (29.41%) Web Application Development
10 10 (29.41%) ASP.NET Web API
11 9 (26.47%) CMS
11 9 (26.47%) Marketing
12 8 (23.53%) JavaScript
12 8 (23.53%) HTML

Facebook
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 12 (35.29%) Node.js
2 9 (26.47%) CMS
3 8 (23.53%) WordPress
4 7 (20.59%) Drupal
5 3 (8.82%) Joomla!
5 3 (8.82%) Apache
6 1 (2.94%) SharePoint
6 1 (2.94%) TeamSite
6 1 (2.94%) Umbraco
6 1 (2.94%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (2.94%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 7 (20.59%) Photoshop
2 5 (14.71%) MS Excel
3 3 (8.82%) MS Visio
3 3 (8.82%) Fireworks
3 3 (8.82%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (8.82%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (20.59%) Google Analytics
2 4 (11.76%) Magento
3 1 (2.94%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.76%) MailChimp
2 2 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (5.88%) Amazon S3
2 2 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.88%) Amazon SQS
2 2 (5.88%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (35.29%) NoSQL
2 11 (32.35%) SQL Server
3 5 (14.71%) MySQL
4 2 (5.88%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 14 (41.18%) Git (software)
2 5 (14.71%) Xcode
3 4 (11.76%) Mercurial
4 3 (8.82%) Dreamweaver
General
1 9 (26.47%) Marketing
2 5 (14.71%) Publishing
2 5 (14.71%) Games
3 2 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 25 (73.53%) Developer
2 10 (29.41%) .NET Developer
3 5 (14.71%) iOS Developer
4 4 (11.76%) Analyst
4 4 (11.76%) Web Developer
4 4 (11.76%) E-Commerce Specialist
5 3 (8.82%) Designer
5 3 (8.82%) Senior Designer
5 3 (8.82%) PHP Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Creative Web Developer
5 3 (8.82%) Games Designer
5 3 (8.82%) Senior Games Designer
6 2 (5.88%) Server Engineer
6 2 (5.88%) Mobile Developer
7 1 (2.94%) PPC Manager
7 1 (2.94%) PPC Analyst
7 1 (2.94%) Online Marketing Manager
7 1 (2.94%) PPC Specialist
7 1 (2.94%) Front-End Developer
7 1 (2.94%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (41.18%) .NET
2 13 (38.24%) ASP.NET
3 11 (32.35%) WCF
4 10 (29.41%) ASP.NET Web API
4 10 (29.41%) RESTful
4 10 (29.41%) ASP.NET MVC
5 8 (23.53%) HTML
6 7 (20.59%) CSS
6 7 (20.59%) HTML5
6 7 (20.59%) CSS3
6 7 (20.59%) Sass
7 5 (14.71%) Google Maps API
7 5 (14.71%) Web Services
7 5 (14.71%) Cocoa
8 4 (11.76%) Modernizr
8 4 (11.76%) jQuery
8 4 (11.76%) AngularJS
9 3 (8.82%) LESS
9 3 (8.82%) Symfony
9 3 (8.82%) CodeIgniter
Miscellaneous
1 26 (76.47%) Social Media
2 10 (29.41%) BBC
3 6 (17.65%) User Experience
4 5 (14.71%) Social Gaming
5 3 (8.82%) Web 2.0
6 2 (5.88%) Mobile Games
6 2 (5.88%) Replication
7 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.71%) Linux
1 5 (14.71%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (47.06%) Agile Software Development
1 16 (47.06%) MVC
2 13 (38.24%) TDD
2 13 (38.24%) OO
3 10 (29.41%) BDD
3 10 (29.41%) Web Application Development
4 7 (20.59%) Analytics
4 7 (20.59%) E-Commerce
5 6 (17.65%) Web Design
5 6 (17.65%) Responsive Web Design
6 5 (14.71%) SEO
6 5 (14.71%) Content Management
6 5 (14.71%) iOS Development
7 4 (11.76%) Workflow
7 4 (11.76%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (8.82%) Time Management
8 3 (8.82%) Game Development
8 3 (8.82%) OOP
8 3 (8.82%) Mentoring
9 2 (5.88%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 15 (44.12%) Ruby
2 11 (32.35%) C#
3 10 (29.41%) PHP
4 8 (23.53%) JavaScript
5 5 (14.71%) Objective-C
6 2 (5.88%) SQL
6 2 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) Degree
Vendors
1 21 (61.76%) Google
2 18 (52.94%) Twitter
3 15 (44.12%) Apple
4 11 (32.35%) Yahoo!
5 10 (29.41%) Sony
6 5 (14.71%) Microsoft
7 3 (8.82%) Adobe
7 3 (8.82%) Zend
8 1 (2.94%) Sitecore
8 1 (2.94%) Ektron
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago