The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Facebook products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Facebook over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Facebook
Rank 236 168 203
Rank change year-on-year
-68 +35
Permanent jobs citing Facebook 16 79 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.28% 1.35% 0.64%
As % of the Vendors category 0.63% 3.09% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 16 77 35
Average salary £52,500 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £60,000 £39,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -
Facebook
England

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

Vendors Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2556 2553 2426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 44.97% 43.57% 44.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2121 2218 2039
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £56,200
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Facebook
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Facebook Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Facebook
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Facebook Salary Trend in the South West

Facebook
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Facebook across the South West region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016.

Facebook Salary Histogram in the South West

Facebook
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Facebook within the South West region over the 3 months to 13 February 2016. 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
Bristol -26 13 £52,500 +27.27%
Somerset -19 1 £41,500 +18.57%
Facebook
England

Facebook
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the South 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 39 (97.50%) Java
2 36 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (80.00%) Google
4 25 (62.50%) Software Engineering
5 21 (52.50%) Degree
6 20 (50.00%) QA
6 20 (50.00%) Test Automation
6 20 (50.00%) Product Management
6 20 (50.00%) Open Source
7 16 (40.00%) Twitter
8 13 (32.50%) Amazon AWS
8 13 (32.50%) SQL
9 12 (30.00%) HTML
10 11 (27.50%) EJB
10 11 (27.50%) JDBC
10 11 (27.50%) Unix
10 11 (27.50%) Linux
10 11 (27.50%) OOP
10 11 (27.50%) E-Commerce
10 11 (27.50%) JMS
10 11 (27.50%) Web Services
10 11 (27.50%) Retail
10 11 (27.50%) JTA
10 11 (27.50%) REST
10 11 (27.50%) SaaS
10 11 (27.50%) HTML5
10 11 (27.50%) Relational Database
10 11 (27.50%) People Management
10 11 (27.50%) SDLC
11 6 (15.00%) JavaScript

Facebook
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT jobs across the South 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 4 (10.00%) Node.js
2 1 (2.50%) Apache
2 1 (2.50%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 13 (32.50%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (27.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) HTTP
1 2 (5.00%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (27.50%) Relational Database
2 3 (7.50%) MongoDB
3 2 (5.00%) Big Data
4 1 (2.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Ant
1 2 (5.00%) Maven
2 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.50%) git-flow
2 1 (2.50%) JUnit
2 1 (2.50%) Subversion
General
1 11 (27.50%) Retail
2 1 (2.50%) Banking
2 1 (2.50%) Finance
2 1 (2.50%) Marketing
2 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (55.00%) Java Engineer
2 21 (52.50%) Test Engineer
3 20 (50.00%) QA Engineer
3 20 (50.00%) QA Test Engineer
4 6 (15.00%) Head of Development
4 6 (15.00%) Head of Software Development
5 5 (12.50%) Head of Delivery
6 4 (10.00%) Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Software Engineer
7 3 (7.50%) Java Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Java Software Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Senior Developer
9 1 (2.50%) .NET Developer
9 1 (2.50%) C# Developer
9 1 (2.50%) JSP Developer
9 1 (2.50%) Performance Engineer
9 1 (2.50%) Senior .NET Developer
9 1 (2.50%) Senior C# Developer
9 1 (2.50%) Senior Java Developer
9 1 (2.50%) Senior JSP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (30.00%) HTML
2 11 (27.50%) EJB
2 11 (27.50%) HTML5
2 11 (27.50%) JDBC
2 11 (27.50%) JMS
2 11 (27.50%) JTA
2 11 (27.50%) REST
2 11 (27.50%) Web Services
3 3 (7.50%) AngularJS
3 3 (7.50%) Express
3 3 (7.50%) MEAN Stack
4 2 (5.00%) J2EE
5 1 (2.50%) Android SDK
5 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.50%) Backbone.js
5 1 (2.50%) CSS
5 1 (2.50%) JSP
5 1 (2.50%) SOAP
5 1 (2.50%) UIKit
5 1 (2.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Social Network
2 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.00%) iPad
2 2 (5.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (27.50%) Linux
1 11 (27.50%) Unix
2 1 (2.50%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (90.00%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (62.50%) Software Engineering
3 20 (50.00%) Open Source
3 20 (50.00%) Product Management
3 20 (50.00%) Test Automation
4 11 (27.50%) E-Commerce
4 11 (27.50%) OOP
4 11 (27.50%) People Management
4 11 (27.50%) SDLC
5 5 (12.50%) Software Delivery
6 2 (5.00%) Analytics
6 2 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (5.00%) Machine Learning
6 2 (5.00%) MVC
6 2 (5.00%) TDD
7 1 (2.50%) Performance Engineering
7 1 (2.50%) Performance Testing
7 1 (2.50%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (97.50%) Java
2 13 (32.50%) SQL
3 6 (15.00%) JavaScript
4 5 (12.50%) Scala
5 1 (2.50%) Apple Swift
5 1 (2.50%) C#
5 1 (2.50%) Objective-C
5 1 (2.50%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.50%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 21 (52.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 32 (80.00%) Google
2 16 (40.00%) Twitter