The table below looks at the statistics for Facebook Platform skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Facebook Platform over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Facebook Platform (Facebook APIs)
Rank 877 852 803
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -49
Permanent jobs citing Facebook Platform 22 21 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.019% 0.020% 0.074%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.091% 0.099% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 19 17 84
Average salary £36,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary - £33,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -15.62%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Application Platforms category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Application Platforms Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
24161 21287 24263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.76% 20.01% 20.77%
Number of salaries quoted 19673 17994 20767
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Facebook Platform
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Facebook Platform within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Application Platforms category.

Facebook Platform Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Facebook Platform
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Facebook Platform within the UK.

Facebook Platform Salary Trend in the UK

Facebook Platform
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Facebook Platform over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 within the UK.

Facebook Platform Salary Histogram in the UK

Facebook Platform
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Facebook Platform within the UK over the 3 months to 29 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
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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
England -32 22 £36,000 +2.85% 1
London +11 19 £36,000 -52.00% 1
City of London -1 4 £39,000 +30.00%
Manchester -7 3 - -
North West -12 3 - -

Facebook Platform
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Facebook Platform 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 Platform.

1 35 (100.00%) Facebook
2 33 (94.29%) HTML
2 33 (94.29%) CSS
3 32 (91.43%) PHP
4 28 (80.00%) JavaScript
5 26 (74.29%) Google
6 25 (71.43%) jQuery
6 25 (71.43%) MySQL
6 25 (71.43%) Linux
7 24 (68.57%) Apache
8 17 (48.57%) WordPress
9 15 (42.86%) Subversion
9 15 (42.86%) Photoshop
10 14 (40.00%) Ajax
11 12 (34.29%) PHP5
11 12 (34.29%) Zend
11 12 (34.29%) Zend Framework
11 12 (34.29%) Google Analytics
11 12 (34.29%) nginx
11 12 (34.29%) Smarty
11 12 (34.29%) Windows 7
11 12 (34.29%) Windows
11 12 (34.29%) Adobe Illustrator
11 12 (34.29%) Web Design
11 12 (34.29%) Data Security
11 12 (34.29%) LAMP
11 12 (34.29%) Shell Script
11 12 (34.29%) Responsive Web Design
11 12 (34.29%) Sass
11 12 (34.29%) Analytics

Facebook Platform
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Facebook Platform 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 Platform. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 24 (68.57%) Apache
2 17 (48.57%) WordPress
3 12 (34.29%) nginx
4 5 (14.29%) CMS
5 3 (8.57%) Node.js
6 2 (5.71%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 15 (42.86%) Photoshop
2 12 (34.29%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 12 (34.29%) Google Analytics
2 5 (14.29%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 12 (34.29%) Google Apps
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (71.43%) MySQL
2 1 (2.86%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.86%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.86%) Redis
2 1 (2.86%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 15 (42.86%) Subversion
2 2 (5.71%) Redmine
3 1 (2.86%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (5.71%) Games
2 1 (2.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (80.00%) Developer
2 17 (48.57%) PHP Developer
3 7 (20.00%) Chief Technology Officer
3 7 (20.00%) Senior Programmer
3 7 (20.00%) Programmer
4 6 (17.14%) Senior Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Junior Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Junior PHP Developer
5 3 (8.57%) Junior
6 1 (2.86%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Android Developer
6 1 (2.86%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Senior Android Developer
6 1 (2.86%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Flash Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (94.29%) HTML
1 33 (94.29%) CSS
2 25 (71.43%) jQuery
3 14 (40.00%) Ajax
4 12 (34.29%) Zend Framework
4 12 (34.29%) LAMP
4 12 (34.29%) Smarty
4 12 (34.29%) Sass
5 8 (22.86%) SOAP
6 3 (8.57%) HTML5
7 2 (5.71%) REST
7 2 (5.71%) CSS3
7 2 (5.71%) Flash
7 2 (5.71%) Web Services
7 2 (5.71%) CodeIgniter
7 2 (5.71%) Adobe AIR
7 2 (5.71%) Laravel
8 1 (2.86%) Backbone.js
8 1 (2.86%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (2.86%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.86%) Mobile Games
1 1 (2.86%) Visualisation
1 1 (2.86%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 25 (71.43%) Linux
2 12 (34.29%) Windows 7
2 12 (34.29%) Windows
3 3 (8.57%) Android
4 2 (5.71%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (34.29%) Data Security
1 12 (34.29%) Web Design
1 12 (34.29%) Responsive Web Design
1 12 (34.29%) Analytics
2 10 (28.57%) Market Research
3 5 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 4 (11.43%) OO
5 2 (5.71%) OOP
5 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (5.71%) OO PHP
6 1 (2.86%) Android Development
6 1 (2.86%) Software Engineering
6 1 (2.86%) Unit Testing
6 1 (2.86%) Data Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 32 (91.43%) PHP
2 28 (80.00%) JavaScript
3 12 (34.29%) Shell Script
3 12 (34.29%) PHP5
4 5 (14.29%) Java
5 2 (5.71%) SQL
5 2 (5.71%) ActionScript
5 2 (5.71%) ActionScript 3.0
Vendors
1 35 (100.00%) Facebook
2 26 (74.29%) Google
3 12 (34.29%) Zend
4 5 (14.29%) Twitter
5 4 (11.43%) Adobe