The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Application Platforms category.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Facebook Platform (Facebook APIs)
Rank 902 847 829
Rank change year-on-year
-55 -18
Permanent jobs citing Facebook Platform 15 36 94
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.032% 0.075%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.060% 0.16% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 8 35 93
Average salary £65,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+73.33% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £21,900 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £70,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-53.57% +133.33%
Application Platforms Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
25137 23188 25082
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 20.72% 20.88% 19.96%
Number of salaries quoted 20671 19507 21871
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 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -64 10 £65,000 +73.33%
England -65 10 £65,000 +85.71%
Scotland - 5 £32,500 -
Glasgow - 5 £32,500 -
City of London -25 1 - -

Facebook Platform
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 49 (100.00%) Facebook
2 47 (95.92%) JavaScript
2 47 (95.92%) HTML
3 44 (89.80%) CSS
4 29 (59.18%) PHP
5 27 (55.10%) MySQL
6 25 (51.02%) Google
7 24 (48.98%) HTML5
8 22 (44.90%) CSS3
8 22 (44.90%) Android
8 22 (44.90%) Ajax
9 21 (42.86%) Twitter
10 20 (40.82%) LAMP
11 18 (36.73%) OO
11 18 (36.73%) Zend
11 18 (36.73%) OO PHP
12 17 (34.69%) jQuery
13 15 (30.61%) XML
14 14 (28.57%) Java
14 14 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
15 13 (26.53%) MVC
15 13 (26.53%) OOP
16 12 (24.49%) SOAP
16 12 (24.49%) Android Development
17 11 (22.45%) Symfony
18 10 (20.41%) Linux
19 9 (18.37%) AngularJS
20 8 (16.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
20 8 (16.33%) Backbone.js
21 7 (14.29%) Laravel

Facebook Platform
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 7 (14.29%) WordPress
1 7 (14.29%) nginx
2 5 (10.20%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (10.20%) Apache Solr
2 5 (10.20%) CMS
3 4 (8.16%) Joomla!
4 3 (6.12%) Node.js
5 2 (4.08%) Apache
5 2 (4.08%) ExpressionEngine
Applications
1 5 (10.20%) Photoshop
2 4 (8.16%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (8.16%) Fireworks
3 1 (2.04%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.04%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.20%) Amazon EC2
1 5 (10.20%) Amazon S3
2 3 (6.12%) SaaS
3 2 (4.08%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.04%) GitHub
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (55.10%) MySQL
2 6 (12.24%) NoSQL
3 5 (10.20%) MongoDB
3 5 (10.20%) Redis
3 5 (10.20%) Hadoop
4 2 (4.08%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (10.20%) Behat
1 5 (10.20%) PHPUnit
1 5 (10.20%) Jenkins
2 3 (6.12%) Git (software)
3 2 (4.08%) RSpec
3 2 (4.08%) Cucumber
4 1 (2.04%) PhoneGap
General
1 5 (10.20%) Advertising
2 4 (8.16%) Finance
3 2 (4.08%) Back Office
4 1 (2.04%) Marketing
4 1 (2.04%) Retail
4 1 (2.04%) Law
Job Titles
1 44 (89.80%) Developer
2 15 (30.61%) Web Developer
3 14 (28.57%) PHP Developer
3 14 (28.57%) Senior Developer
4 12 (24.49%) Senior Android Developer
4 12 (24.49%) Android Developer
5 10 (20.41%) PHP Web Developer
6 5 (10.20%) Front-End Developer
7 4 (8.16%) Web Designer
7 4 (8.16%) Designer
7 4 (8.16%) Creative Web Designer
8 3 (6.12%) Software Engineer
9 2 (4.08%) Ruby on Rails Developer
9 2 (4.08%) LAMP Developer
9 2 (4.08%) PHP LAMP Developer
10 1 (2.04%) PHP MySQL Developer
10 1 (2.04%) Online Product Manager
10 1 (2.04%) Mobile Web Developer
10 1 (2.04%) Mobile Developer
10 1 (2.04%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (95.92%) HTML
2 44 (89.80%) CSS
3 24 (48.98%) HTML5
4 22 (44.90%) CSS3
4 22 (44.90%) Ajax
5 20 (40.82%) LAMP
6 17 (34.69%) jQuery
7 15 (30.61%) XML
8 12 (24.49%) SOAP
9 11 (22.45%) Symfony
10 9 (18.37%) AngularJS
11 8 (16.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 8 (16.33%) Backbone.js
12 7 (14.29%) Laravel
12 7 (14.29%) Ember.js
13 5 (10.20%) RabbitMQ
13 5 (10.20%) Yii
13 5 (10.20%) ZeroMQ
14 4 (8.16%) Web Services
14 4 (8.16%) Ext JS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 6 (12.24%) Open Source
2 6 (12.24%) Social Media
3 5 (10.20%) Digital Media
4 4 (8.16%) W3C
4 4 (8.16%) Blackberry
4 4 (8.16%) iPhone
4 4 (8.16%) iPad
5 2 (4.08%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 22 (44.90%) Android
2 10 (20.41%) Linux
3 6 (12.24%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (36.73%) OO
1 18 (36.73%) OO PHP
2 14 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (26.53%) MVC
3 13 (26.53%) OOP
4 12 (24.49%) Android Development
5 7 (14.29%) E-Commerce
6 5 (10.20%) BDD
6 5 (10.20%) Unit Testing
6 5 (10.20%) Software Engineering
7 4 (8.16%) Analytics
8 3 (6.12%) Web Development
9 2 (4.08%) TDD
9 2 (4.08%) Web Analytics
9 2 (4.08%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (4.08%) Capacity Planning
10 1 (2.04%) Product Management
10 1 (2.04%) User Acceptance Testing
10 1 (2.04%) Project Management
10 1 (2.04%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 47 (95.92%) JavaScript
2 29 (59.18%) PHP
3 14 (28.57%) Java
4 5 (10.20%) Bash Shell
5 4 (8.16%) PHP5
6 3 (6.12%) SQL
6 3 (6.12%) Ruby
7 2 (4.08%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.04%) ActionScript 3.0
8 1 (2.04%) Python
8 1 (2.04%) ActionScript
Qualifications
1 3 (6.12%) Degree
Systems Management
1 5 (10.20%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 49 (100.00%) Facebook
2 25 (51.02%) Google
3 21 (42.86%) Twitter
4 18 (36.73%) Zend
5 2 (4.08%) Adobe
6 1 (2.04%) Microsoft