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 22 August 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Facebook
Rank 155 130 157
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +27
Permanent jobs citing Facebook 18 25 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.48% 0.80% 0.19%
As % of the Vendors category 1.07% 1.61% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 12 22 3
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +15.38%
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
1679 1555 1567
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 44.88% 49.63% 49.48%
Number of salaries quoted 1019 1034 1049
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 £28,500 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 -6 11 £40,000 - 2
Dundee -2 4 £29,500 -26.25%
Facebook
UK

Facebook
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 23 (74.19%) Social Media
2 20 (64.52%) Google
3 16 (51.61%) Twitter
4 14 (45.16%) Ruby
5 13 (41.94%) MVC
5 13 (41.94%) .NET
5 13 (41.94%) Git (software)
6 12 (38.71%) ASP.NET
6 12 (38.71%) OO
6 12 (38.71%) Apple
6 12 (38.71%) TDD
7 11 (35.48%) NoSQL
7 11 (35.48%) Node.js
8 10 (32.26%) WCF
8 10 (32.26%) Yahoo!
8 10 (32.26%) SQL Server
8 10 (32.26%) C#
8 10 (32.26%) PHP
9 9 (29.03%) Sony
9 9 (29.03%) Marketing
9 9 (29.03%) CMS
9 9 (29.03%) BBC
9 9 (29.03%) RESTful
9 9 (29.03%) BDD
9 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET MVC
9 9 (29.03%) Web Application Development
9 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET Web API
10 8 (25.81%) WordPress
10 8 (25.81%) JavaScript
10 8 (25.81%) HTML

Facebook
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 11 (35.48%) Node.js
2 9 (29.03%) CMS
3 8 (25.81%) WordPress
4 7 (22.58%) Drupal
5 3 (9.68%) Apache
5 3 (9.68%) Joomla!
6 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
6 1 (3.23%) TeamSite
6 1 (3.23%) Sitefinity
6 1 (3.23%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (3.23%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (22.58%) Photoshop
2 5 (16.13%) MS Excel
3 3 (9.68%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (9.68%) MS Visio
3 3 (9.68%) Fireworks
3 3 (9.68%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (22.58%) Google Analytics
2 4 (12.90%) Magento
3 1 (3.23%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.90%) MailChimp
2 2 (6.45%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (6.45%) Amazon S3
2 2 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.45%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (6.45%) Route 53
2 2 (6.45%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (35.48%) NoSQL
2 10 (32.26%) SQL Server
3 5 (16.13%) MySQL
4 2 (6.45%) MongoDB
4 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (41.94%) Git (software)
2 4 (12.90%) Mercurial
3 3 (9.68%) Xcode
3 3 (9.68%) Dreamweaver
General
1 9 (29.03%) Marketing
2 5 (16.13%) Games
3 3 (9.68%) Publishing
4 2 (6.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (70.97%) Developer
2 9 (29.03%) .NET Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) Web Developer
3 4 (12.90%) E-Commerce Specialist
4 3 (9.68%) Games Designer
4 3 (9.68%) Senior Games Designer
4 3 (9.68%) PHP Developer
4 3 (9.68%) iOS Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Creative Web Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Designer
4 3 (9.68%) Senior Designer
5 2 (6.45%) Mobile Developer
5 2 (6.45%) Server Engineer
6 1 (3.23%) Marketing Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Senior PHP Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Online Marketing Manager
6 1 (3.23%) Software Developer
6 1 (3.23%) Consultant
6 1 (3.23%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (41.94%) .NET
2 12 (38.71%) ASP.NET
3 10 (32.26%) WCF
4 9 (29.03%) RESTful
4 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET MVC
4 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET Web API
5 8 (25.81%) HTML
6 7 (22.58%) CSS
6 7 (22.58%) HTML5
6 7 (22.58%) Sass
6 7 (22.58%) CSS3
7 5 (16.13%) Web Services
7 5 (16.13%) Google Maps API
8 4 (12.90%) jQuery
8 4 (12.90%) Modernizr
8 4 (12.90%) AngularJS
9 3 (9.68%) LAMP
9 3 (9.68%) Cocoa
9 3 (9.68%) XML
9 3 (9.68%) HTML5 Boilerplate
Miscellaneous
1 23 (74.19%) Social Media
2 9 (29.03%) BBC
3 5 (16.13%) Social Gaming
4 3 (9.68%) Web 2.0
5 2 (6.45%) Replication
5 2 (6.45%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.13%) Linux
2 3 (9.68%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (41.94%) MVC
2 12 (38.71%) OO
2 12 (38.71%) TDD
3 9 (29.03%) BDD
3 9 (29.03%) Web Application Development
4 7 (22.58%) E-Commerce
4 7 (22.58%) Analytics
5 6 (19.35%) Responsive Web Design
5 6 (19.35%) Web Design
6 5 (16.13%) SEO
6 5 (16.13%) Content Management
7 4 (12.90%) Digital Marketing
7 4 (12.90%) Workflow
8 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (9.68%) OOP
8 3 (9.68%) iOS Development
8 3 (9.68%) Game Development
8 3 (9.68%) Time Management
9 2 (6.45%) Online Marketing
9 2 (6.45%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 14 (45.16%) Ruby
2 10 (32.26%) C#
2 10 (32.26%) PHP
3 8 (25.81%) JavaScript
4 3 (9.68%) Objective-C
5 2 (6.45%) Java
5 2 (6.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) Degree
Vendors
1 20 (64.52%) Google
2 16 (51.61%) Twitter
3 12 (38.71%) Apple
4 10 (32.26%) Yahoo!
5 9 (29.03%) Sony
6 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
7 3 (9.68%) Adobe
7 3 (9.68%) Zend
8 1 (3.23%) Ektron
8 1 (3.23%) Sitecore
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