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 3 September 2015 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Facebook
Rank 217 185 196
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +11
Permanent jobs citing Facebook 21 44 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.35% 0.72% 0.45%
As % of the Vendors category 0.82% 1.72% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 21 40 23
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +63.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £23,950 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
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
2551 2563 2223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 42.94% 41.89% 43.72%
Number of salaries quoted 2132 2054 1844
Average salary £39,460 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.64% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 3 September 2015.

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 3 September 2015. 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 -23 14 £45,000 +2.85%
Wiltshire - 6 £37,500 -
Gloucestershire -25 1 £50,000 +11.11%
Facebook
England

Facebook
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 42 (72.41%) Google
2 31 (53.45%) Java
3 25 (43.10%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (37.93%) Degree
5 21 (36.21%) QA
5 21 (36.21%) Software Engineering
5 21 (36.21%) Test Automation
5 21 (36.21%) Product Management
5 21 (36.21%) Open Source
6 18 (31.03%) Twitter
7 15 (25.86%) Xbox
8 13 (22.41%) JavaScript
9 12 (20.69%) SQL Server
9 12 (20.69%) Enterprise Software
10 11 (18.97%) Social Network
11 10 (17.24%) C#
11 10 (17.24%) .NET
11 10 (17.24%) Identity Management
11 10 (17.24%) ForgeRock
12 9 (15.52%) Finance
12 9 (15.52%) MySQL
13 8 (13.79%) PHP
13 8 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (13.79%) JSON
13 8 (13.79%) TDD
13 8 (13.79%) Scrum
13 8 (13.79%) Dependency Injection
14 7 (12.07%) Inversion of Control
14 7 (12.07%) MSTest
14 7 (12.07%) MVVM

Facebook
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 7 (12.07%) Apache
2 4 (6.90%) Node.js
3 2 (3.45%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.72%) CMS
4 1 (1.72%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.72%) WordPress
4 1 (1.72%) lighttpd
4 1 (1.72%) Kentico
Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (3.45%) Google App Engine
1 2 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.45%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.90%) Network Security
2 1 (1.72%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (20.69%) SQL Server
2 9 (15.52%) MySQL
3 7 (12.07%) SQLite
3 7 (12.07%) Apache Cassandra
4 4 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (6.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (6.90%) MongoDB
4 4 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 4 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (6.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 7 (12.07%) NUnit
1 7 (12.07%) Git (software)
1 7 (12.07%) MSTest
1 7 (12.07%) Rhino Mocks
1 7 (12.07%) Moq
General
1 9 (15.52%) Finance
2 5 (8.62%) Advertising
2 5 (8.62%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (39.66%) Developer
2 21 (36.21%) Test Engineer
2 21 (36.21%) QA Engineer
3 9 (15.52%) Junior
4 8 (13.79%) .NET Developer
5 7 (12.07%) PHP Developer
6 6 (10.34%) Junior Developer
6 6 (10.34%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 6 (10.34%) PHP LAMP Developer
6 6 (10.34%) Senior PHP Developer
6 6 (10.34%) Junior PHP Developer
6 6 (10.34%) Senior Developer
7 5 (8.62%) Support Analyst
7 5 (8.62%) Software Developer
7 5 (8.62%) Analyst
8 4 (6.90%) Consultant
8 4 (6.90%) Management Consultant
8 4 (6.90%) DBA
8 4 (6.90%) SQL Server DBA
8 4 (6.90%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (17.24%) .NET
2 8 (13.79%) JSON
3 7 (12.07%) WPF
3 7 (12.07%) Spring.NET
3 7 (12.07%) LAMP
3 7 (12.07%) WinForms
3 7 (12.07%) Ajax
3 7 (12.07%) Castle Windsor
3 7 (12.07%) Ninject
3 7 (12.07%) REST
3 7 (12.07%) Unity DI Container
4 4 (6.90%) HTML5
4 4 (6.90%) AngularJS
4 4 (6.90%) HTML
4 4 (6.90%) Middleware
5 3 (5.17%) Web Services
5 3 (5.17%) ASP.NET
5 3 (5.17%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (3.45%) OOCSS
6 2 (3.45%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 15 (25.86%) Xbox
2 12 (20.69%) Enterprise Software
3 11 (18.97%) Social Network
4 7 (12.07%) Inversion of Control
5 4 (6.90%) Replication
5 4 (6.90%) Clustering
6 2 (3.45%) Wiki
6 2 (3.45%) iPhone
6 2 (3.45%) iPad
6 2 (3.45%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.72%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (12.07%) Windows
1 7 (12.07%) Linux
2 5 (8.62%) UNIX
3 2 (3.45%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (43.10%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (36.21%) Software Engineering
2 21 (36.21%) Test Automation
2 21 (36.21%) Product Management
2 21 (36.21%) Open Source
3 10 (17.24%) Identity Management
4 8 (13.79%) Scrum
4 8 (13.79%) Dependency Injection
4 8 (13.79%) TDD
4 8 (13.79%) Continuous Integration
5 7 (12.07%) Kanban
5 7 (12.07%) OO PHP
5 7 (12.07%) MVVM
5 7 (12.07%) OO
6 6 (10.34%) OOP
7 4 (6.90%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (5.17%) CRM
8 3 (5.17%) MVC
9 2 (3.45%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 31 (53.45%) Java
2 13 (22.41%) JavaScript
3 10 (17.24%) C#
4 8 (13.79%) PHP
5 7 (12.07%) Perl
5 7 (12.07%) Objective-C
5 7 (12.07%) PHP5
6 4 (6.90%) Scala
6 4 (6.90%) SQL
6 4 (6.90%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.45%) C++
8 1 (1.72%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 22 (37.93%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (36.21%) QA
System Software
1 4 (6.90%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 42 (72.41%) Google
2 18 (31.03%) Twitter
3 10 (17.24%) ForgeRock
4 2 (3.45%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.45%) BT