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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Facebook Platform (Facebook APIs)
Rank 865 918 870
Rank change year-on-year
+53 -48
Permanent jobs citing Facebook Platform 34 14 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.031% 0.012% 0.030%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.15% 0.056% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 14 7 32
Average salary £47,500 £65,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.92% +73.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,500 £46,000 £21,600
10% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary - £32,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year
- -53.57%

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
22931 24913 23140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.67% 20.98% 20.94%
Number of salaries quoted 19002 20497 19506
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 27 April 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 27 April 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 +58 34 £47,500 -26.92%
London +39 22 £47,500 -26.92%
Yorkshire - 9 - -
North West - 3 - -
Manchester - 3 - -

Facebook Platform
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 44 (100.00%) Facebook
2 24 (54.55%) PHP
3 21 (47.73%) HTML
3 21 (47.73%) CSS
3 21 (47.73%) OO
4 20 (45.45%) JavaScript
5 19 (43.18%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (38.64%) HTML5
7 15 (34.09%) MySQL
8 13 (29.55%) Git (software)
8 13 (29.55%) Mobile App
9 12 (27.27%) jQuery
9 12 (27.27%) LAMP
9 12 (27.27%) C++
10 11 (25.00%) Linux
10 11 (25.00%) Drupal
10 11 (25.00%) Degree
10 11 (25.00%) Computer Science
10 11 (25.00%) REST
10 11 (25.00%) Twitter
10 11 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
11 10 (22.73%) CSS3
11 10 (22.73%) Scrum
12 9 (20.45%) Games
12 9 (20.45%) Ajax
13 8 (18.18%) Google
13 8 (18.18%) Subversion
13 8 (18.18%) Flash
13 8 (18.18%) ActionScript
13 8 (18.18%) OO PHP

Facebook Platform
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 11 (25.00%) Drupal
2 5 (11.36%) Node.js
3 3 (6.82%) Apache
4 2 (4.55%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.55%) CMS
4 2 (4.55%) IIS
4 2 (4.55%) DNN
5 1 (2.27%) WordPress
5 1 (2.27%) Joomla!
Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.27%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (34.09%) MySQL
2 5 (11.36%) MongoDB
3 3 (6.82%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.55%) DB2
4 2 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (4.55%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.55%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.27%) Redis
Development Applications
1 13 (29.55%) Git (software)
2 8 (18.18%) Subversion
3 5 (11.36%) PHPUnit
4 2 (4.55%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (4.55%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (2.27%) Eclipse
5 1 (2.27%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (20.45%) Games
2 5 (11.36%) Marketing
3 3 (6.82%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 38 (86.36%) Developer
2 17 (38.64%) PHP Developer
3 13 (29.55%) Web Developer
3 13 (29.55%) Senior Developer
4 9 (20.45%) PHP Web Developer
4 9 (20.45%) Drupal Developer
4 9 (20.45%) PHP Drupal Developer
5 8 (18.18%) Front-End Developer
5 8 (18.18%) Full Stack Developer
5 8 (18.18%) Games Developer
6 6 (13.64%) Senior Front-End Developer
7 5 (11.36%) Junior Games Developer
7 5 (11.36%) Junior
7 5 (11.36%) Junior Developer
8 3 (6.82%) C++ Developer
8 3 (6.82%) Senior Software Engineer
8 3 (6.82%) Senior Web Developer
8 3 (6.82%) Software Engineer
8 3 (6.82%) Senior Games Developer
8 3 (6.82%) Senior C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (47.73%) HTML
1 21 (47.73%) CSS
2 17 (38.64%) HTML5
3 12 (27.27%) jQuery
3 12 (27.27%) LAMP
4 11 (25.00%) REST
5 10 (22.73%) CSS3
6 9 (20.45%) Ajax
7 8 (18.18%) Flash
8 7 (15.91%) Laravel
8 7 (15.91%) Sass
8 7 (15.91%) JSON
8 7 (15.91%) .NET
8 7 (15.91%) Google Maps API
9 6 (13.64%) AngularJS
10 4 (9.09%) XML
10 4 (9.09%) RESTful
10 4 (9.09%) WebSockets
11 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (6.82%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (29.55%) Mobile App
2 11 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 11 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (15.91%) Social Media
4 3 (6.82%) User Experience
4 3 (6.82%) Mathematics
4 3 (6.82%) Physics
5 1 (2.27%) iPhone
5 1 (2.27%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 11 (25.00%) Linux
2 5 (11.36%) UNIX
3 3 (6.82%) Android
4 2 (4.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (47.73%) OO
2 19 (43.18%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (22.73%) Scrum
4 8 (18.18%) OO PHP
5 5 (11.36%) MVC
6 3 (6.82%) Software Engineering
6 3 (6.82%) Functional Programming
6 3 (6.82%) Unit Testing
7 2 (4.55%) Mentoring
7 2 (4.55%) Mobile Development
7 2 (4.55%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (4.55%) Web Design
7 2 (4.55%) Content Management
7 2 (4.55%) OOP
7 2 (4.55%) SOA
8 1 (2.27%) B2B
8 1 (2.27%) Project Management
8 1 (2.27%) UML
8 1 (2.27%) SEO
8 1 (2.27%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 24 (54.55%) PHP
2 20 (45.45%) JavaScript
3 12 (27.27%) C++
4 8 (18.18%) ActionScript
5 7 (15.91%) ActionScript 3.0
6 4 (9.09%) Java
6 4 (9.09%) C#
7 3 (6.82%) Python
7 3 (6.82%) Lisp
7 3 (6.82%) Ruby
7 3 (6.82%) Haskell
7 3 (6.82%) Erlang
7 3 (6.82%) OCaml
7 3 (6.82%) Scala
8 1 (2.27%) PHP5
8 1 (2.27%) Apple Swift
8 1 (2.27%) Objective-C
8 1 (2.27%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) QA
Vendors
1 44 (100.00%) Facebook
2 11 (25.00%) Twitter
3 8 (18.18%) Google
4 2 (4.55%) Telerik
4 2 (4.55%) Oracle
4 2 (4.55%) Sitecore
5 1 (2.27%) Eloqua
5 1 (2.27%) Marketo
5 1 (2.27%) Cisco
5 1 (2.27%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.27%) VMware
5 1 (2.27%) Capita
5 1 (2.27%) Zend