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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Facebook Platform (Facebook APIs)
Rank 861 844 863
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +19
Permanent jobs citing Facebook Platform 19 35 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.032% 0.027%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.081% 0.15% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 12 35 27
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% +21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -6.66%

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
23519 22621 23485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 21.29% 20.99% 20.61%
Number of salaries quoted 19923 18617 20462
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 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,783 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.13% +0.73%

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 24 December 2014 within the UK.

Facebook Platform Salary Histogram in the UK

Facebook Platform
Top 10 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 24 December 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 -16 19 £47,500 +11.76%
Middlesex - 8 £47,500 -
South East - 8 £47,500 -
London -36 5 £47,500 -5.00%
Yorkshire - 5 £35,000 -
Sheffield - 4 £35,000 -
South Yorkshire - 4 £35,000 -
Uxbridge - 1 £47,500 -
Brierley Hill - 1 £45,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £45,000 -

Facebook Platform
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 31 (100.00%) Facebook
2 25 (80.65%) HTML
2 25 (80.65%) CSS
3 24 (77.42%) PHP
4 23 (74.19%) JavaScript
5 18 (58.06%) jQuery
6 17 (54.84%) MySQL
6 17 (54.84%) Subversion
7 16 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
8 15 (48.39%) HTML5
9 14 (45.16%) Linux
10 13 (41.94%) Photoshop
10 13 (41.94%) LAMP
10 13 (41.94%) Google
11 11 (35.48%) Twitter
11 11 (35.48%) Responsive Web Design
12 10 (32.26%) Web Design
12 10 (32.26%) Marketing
13 9 (29.03%) Apache
13 9 (29.03%) Ajax
13 9 (29.03%) JSON
13 9 (29.03%) Git (software)
13 9 (29.03%) CSS3
13 9 (29.03%) Sass
14 8 (25.81%) Windows
14 8 (25.81%) OO
14 8 (25.81%) Data Security
14 8 (25.81%) Adobe Illustrator
14 8 (25.81%) Android
14 8 (25.81%) Windows 7

Facebook Platform
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 9 (29.03%) Apache
2 5 (16.13%) WordPress
2 5 (16.13%) Node.js
3 3 (9.68%) CMS
4 1 (3.23%) Drupal
Applications
1 13 (41.94%) Photoshop
2 8 (25.81%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (25.81%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (54.84%) MySQL
2 6 (19.35%) MongoDB
3 2 (6.45%) Redis
4 1 (3.23%) Big Data
4 1 (3.23%) NoSQL
4 1 (3.23%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 17 (54.84%) Subversion
2 9 (29.03%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.23%) Eclipse
General
1 10 (32.26%) Marketing
2 1 (3.23%) Games
Job Titles
1 30 (96.77%) Developer
2 14 (45.16%) Senior Developer
3 11 (35.48%) Web Developer
4 10 (32.26%) PHP Developer
5 8 (25.81%) Front-End Developer
6 7 (22.58%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 7 (22.58%) Senior Web Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Junior
7 2 (6.45%) Junior Developer
7 2 (6.45%) Junior PHP Developer
8 1 (3.23%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 1 (3.23%) C++ Programmer
8 1 (3.23%) Web Team Leader
8 1 (3.23%) JavaScript Developer
8 1 (3.23%) Team Leader
8 1 (3.23%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (80.65%) CSS
1 25 (80.65%) HTML
2 18 (58.06%) jQuery
3 15 (48.39%) HTML5
4 13 (41.94%) LAMP
5 9 (29.03%) Ajax
5 9 (29.03%) JSON
5 9 (29.03%) CSS3
5 9 (29.03%) Sass
6 6 (19.35%) AngularJS
7 5 (16.13%) WebSockets
7 5 (16.13%) Google Maps API
7 5 (16.13%) RESTful
8 3 (9.68%) .NET
9 2 (6.45%) SOAP
9 2 (6.45%) XML
10 1 (3.23%) Flash
10 1 (3.23%) REST
10 1 (3.23%) Backbone.js
10 1 (3.23%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Social Media
2 6 (19.35%) User Experience
3 5 (16.13%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.23%) iPad
4 1 (3.23%) iPhone
4 1 (3.23%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 14 (45.16%) Linux
2 8 (25.81%) Android
2 8 (25.81%) Windows 7
2 8 (25.81%) Windows
3 5 (16.13%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (51.61%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (35.48%) Responsive Web Design
3 10 (32.26%) Web Design
4 8 (25.81%) OO
4 8 (25.81%) Data Security
5 7 (22.58%) Market Research
6 5 (16.13%) Unit Testing
6 5 (16.13%) Mentoring
7 4 (12.90%) MVC
8 3 (9.68%) Scrum
8 3 (9.68%) UML
8 3 (9.68%) OOP
9 2 (6.45%) E-Commerce
10 1 (3.23%) B2B
10 1 (3.23%) Business Analysis
10 1 (3.23%) Technical Architecture
10 1 (3.23%) Email Marketing
10 1 (3.23%) Test Scripting
10 1 (3.23%) Information Architecture
10 1 (3.23%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (77.42%) PHP
2 23 (74.19%) JavaScript
3 5 (16.13%) Java
4 3 (9.68%) PHP5
5 1 (3.23%) ActionScript
5 1 (3.23%) Objective-C
5 1 (3.23%) C
5 1 (3.23%) C++
Vendors
1 31 (100.00%) Facebook
2 13 (41.94%) Google
3 11 (35.48%) Twitter
4 1 (3.23%) Marketo
4 1 (3.23%) Eloqua
4 1 (3.23%) Cisco
4 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.23%) VMware