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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Facebook Platform (Facebook APIs)
Rank 889 878 867
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -11
Permanent jobs citing Facebook Platform 8 27 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.023% 0.022%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.036% 0.11% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 3 22 20
Average salary £32,500 £40,500 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.75% -12.43%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 - £33,750

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
22042 24832 22067
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.19% 21.32% 20.35%
Number of salaries quoted 18356 20470 18632
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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 4 August 2015 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 4 August 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
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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 0 8 £32,500 -19.75%
London +9 6 £48,750 +20.37%
Brighton - 2 £32,500 -
East Sussex - 2 £32,500 -
South East - 2 £32,500 -

Facebook Platform
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 42 (100.00%) Facebook
2 22 (52.38%) HTML
3 21 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 20 (47.62%) CSS
5 19 (45.24%) PHP
6 18 (42.86%) MySQL
6 18 (42.86%) OO
7 16 (38.10%) REST
8 13 (30.95%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (30.95%) Degree
9 12 (28.57%) .NET
9 12 (28.57%) Twitter
9 12 (28.57%) HTML5
10 11 (26.19%) Analytical Skills
10 11 (26.19%) Mobile App
10 11 (26.19%) C++
10 11 (26.19%) Web Services
10 11 (26.19%) Google
10 11 (26.19%) Computer Science
11 10 (23.81%) jQuery
11 10 (23.81%) Linux
11 10 (23.81%) PostgreSQL
11 10 (23.81%) Scrum
11 10 (23.81%) XML
11 10 (23.81%) Google Maps API
11 10 (23.81%) Git (software)
12 9 (21.43%) Sass
12 9 (21.43%) MVC
12 9 (21.43%) LAMP
12 9 (21.43%) Games

Facebook Platform
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 9 (21.43%) Drupal
2 8 (19.05%) IIS
2 8 (19.05%) Apache
2 8 (19.05%) SharePoint
2 8 (19.05%) DNN
3 2 (4.76%) Node.js
3 2 (4.76%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Photoshop
1 2 (4.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) SSL
1 2 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (42.86%) MySQL
2 10 (23.81%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (19.05%) SQL Server
3 8 (19.05%) DB2
3 8 (19.05%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (19.05%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (19.05%) Relational Database
4 2 (4.76%) Big Data
4 2 (4.76%) Couchbase
4 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (2.38%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.38%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (23.81%) Git (software)
2 9 (21.43%) Subversion
3 8 (19.05%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 8 (19.05%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (11.90%) PHPUnit
5 1 (2.38%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.38%) Grunt
5 1 (2.38%) gulp
General
1 9 (21.43%) Games
2 2 (4.76%) Electronics
2 2 (4.76%) Marketing
3 1 (2.38%) Music Industry
Job Titles
1 30 (71.43%) Developer
2 16 (38.10%) PHP Developer
3 9 (21.43%) Drupal Developer
3 9 (21.43%) PHP Drupal Developer
3 9 (21.43%) Web Developer
3 9 (21.43%) Games Developer
3 9 (21.43%) PHP Web Developer
4 8 (19.05%) Technical Architect
4 8 (19.05%) Architect
5 7 (16.67%) Full Stack Developer
6 6 (14.29%) Junior Games Developer
6 6 (14.29%) Junior
6 6 (14.29%) Junior Developer
7 5 (11.90%) Front-End Developer
7 5 (11.90%) Senior Developer
8 3 (7.14%) C++ Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Senior C++ Developer
8 3 (7.14%) C++ Games Developer
8 3 (7.14%) Senior Games Developer
9 2 (4.76%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (52.38%) HTML
2 20 (47.62%) CSS
3 16 (38.10%) REST
4 12 (28.57%) .NET
4 12 (28.57%) HTML5
5 11 (26.19%) Web Services
6 10 (23.81%) XML
6 10 (23.81%) jQuery
6 10 (23.81%) Google Maps API
7 9 (21.43%) LAMP
7 9 (21.43%) Sass
8 8 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC 3
8 8 (19.05%) Ajax
8 8 (19.05%) WCF
8 8 (19.05%) ASP.NET MVC
8 8 (19.05%) Flash
8 8 (19.05%) SOAP
8 8 (19.05%) ASP.NET
9 7 (16.67%) Laravel
10 6 (14.29%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.19%) Computer Science
1 11 (26.19%) Mobile App
1 11 (26.19%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (19.05%) Social Media
3 2 (4.76%) Mathematics
3 2 (4.76%) Physics
3 2 (4.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (23.81%) Linux
2 6 (14.29%) UNIX
3 2 (4.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (42.86%) OO
2 13 (30.95%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (23.81%) Scrum
4 9 (21.43%) MVC
5 8 (19.05%) Web Design
5 8 (19.05%) SOA
5 8 (19.05%) Content Management
6 7 (16.67%) OO PHP
6 7 (16.67%) API Development
7 2 (4.76%) Functional Programming
7 2 (4.76%) Online Marketing
7 2 (4.76%) Software Engineering
7 2 (4.76%) Web Development
7 2 (4.76%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (2.38%) Unit Testing
8 1 (2.38%) Mobile Development
8 1 (2.38%) Logistics
8 1 (2.38%) TDD
8 1 (2.38%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 19 (45.24%) PHP
3 11 (26.19%) C++
4 8 (19.05%) ActionScript 3.0
4 8 (19.05%) ActionScript
5 2 (4.76%) Python
5 2 (4.76%) Lisp
5 2 (4.76%) Ruby
5 2 (4.76%) Haskell
5 2 (4.76%) Erlang
5 2 (4.76%) OCaml
5 2 (4.76%) Scala
5 2 (4.76%) C#
5 2 (4.76%) Java
5 2 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (30.95%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) QA
Vendors
1 42 (100.00%) Facebook
2 12 (28.57%) Twitter
3 11 (26.19%) Google
4 8 (19.05%) Sitecore
4 8 (19.05%) Oracle
4 8 (19.05%) Telerik
5 2 (4.76%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.38%) Capita