The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Facebook products and/or services in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Facebook over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Facebook, Inc.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Facebook
Rank 510 409 397
Rank change year-on-year
-101 -12
Permanent jobs citing Facebook 513 801 873
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.50% 0.71% 0.73%
As % of the Vendors category 1.09% 1.52% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 438 697 668
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,700 £30,000 £28,650
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%

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

Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
46964 52631 55721
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 45.48% 46.91% 46.58%
Number of salaries quoted 38376 42127 44646
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Facebook
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Facebook Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Facebook
Salary Trend

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

Facebook Salary Trend in the UK

Facebook
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Facebook over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 within the UK.

Facebook Salary Histogram in the UK

Facebook
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Facebook within the UK over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -84 497 £50,000 +11.11% 90
London -28 296 £52,500 +5.00% 50
West Midlands +11 70 £50,000 +33.33% 12
South East -37 51 £48,500 +14.11% 7
Birmingham +8 36 £45,000 +20.00% 1
City of London +59 35 £57,500 +27.77% 8
East of England 0 28 £57,500 +15.00% 4
North West -2 25 £40,000 - 6
Warwickshire +10 23 £60,000 +14.28% 4
Warwick - 23 £60,000 - 3
Cheshire +21 19 £40,000 - 3
Hertfordshire +12 19 £65,000 - 1
St Albans +29 14 £65,000 - 1
Warrington +30 13 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Scotland -1 13 £22,500 -43.75% 2
Kingston Upon Thames +20 12 £40,000 -11.11%
Hampshire +1 12 £43,750 -12.50% 1
Oxfordshire -10 12 £52,500 -4.54% 1
Abingdon - 10 £52,500 - 1
East Midlands +3 8 £36,250 -19.44% 2
Glasgow +1 8 £22,500 -
Yorkshire -36 8 £37,500 +7.14% 3
Nottinghamshire +14 7 £35,000 -22.22% 2
Nottingham +7 7 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Surrey +1 7 £51,500 +8.42% 3
South West -65 7 £52,500 +31.25% 1
West Sussex -8 6 £50,000 +5.26%
Milton Keynes +28 5 £30,000 -25.00%
Buckinghamshire +19 5 £30,000 -25.00%
Portsmouth -5 5 £50,000 - 1

Facebook
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing Facebook 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.

1 539 (50.47%) Agile Software Development
2 442 (41.39%) Google
3 428 (40.07%) Twitter
4 392 (36.70%) .NET
5 390 (36.52%) TDD
6 376 (35.21%) C#
6 376 (35.21%) SQL Server
7 332 (31.09%) SQL Server 2014
8 290 (27.15%) RESTful
9 286 (26.78%) Social Media
9 286 (26.78%) MVC
10 268 (25.09%) Git (software)
11 263 (24.63%) HTML
12 260 (24.34%) JavaScript
13 254 (23.78%) NoSQL
14 250 (23.41%) ASP.NET
15 239 (22.38%) Degree
16 223 (20.88%) ASP.NET Web API
17 222 (20.79%) Marketing
18 221 (20.69%) Web Application Development
19 218 (20.41%) BDD
20 216 (20.22%) ASP.NET MVC
21 215 (20.13%) ASP.NET MVC 5
21 215 (20.13%) CSS
22 206 (19.29%) Scrum
23 202 (18.91%) Node.js
24 195 (18.26%) OO
25 194 (18.16%) PHP
26 191 (17.88%) Ruby
27 189 (17.70%) Continuous Integration

Facebook
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing Facebook 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 202 (18.91%) Node.js
2 52 (4.87%) Apache Spark
3 50 (4.68%) Apache
4 46 (4.31%) CMS
5 43 (4.03%) WordPress
6 42 (3.93%) Drupal
7 40 (3.75%) Facebook Platform
8 30 (2.81%) GlassFish
8 30 (2.81%) JBoss
8 30 (2.81%) WildFly
9 29 (2.72%) SAS
10 24 (2.25%) Elasticsearch
11 23 (2.15%) Joomla!
12 17 (1.59%) Tomcat
13 15 (1.40%) SharePoint
14 9 (0.84%) nginx
15 8 (0.75%) IIS
16 5 (0.47%) Sitecore CMS
17 3 (0.28%) ColdFusion
17 3 (0.28%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 61 (5.71%) Photoshop
2 37 (3.46%) MS Excel
3 16 (1.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 14 (1.31%) Adobe Illustrator
5 10 (0.94%) MS Office
6 9 (0.84%) Spreadsheet
7 8 (0.75%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 4 (0.37%) InDesign
9 3 (0.28%) MS Project
10 1 (0.094%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 19 (1.78%) Magento
1 19 (1.78%) osCommerce
2 12 (1.12%) Eloqua
3 8 (0.75%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 8 (0.75%) Unica
4 6 (0.56%) Adobe Campaign
4 6 (0.56%) FastStats PeopleStage
5 5 (0.47%) OpenCart
6 4 (0.37%) SAP ERP
7 3 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
7 3 (0.28%) Shopify
8 1 (0.094%) Payment Gateway
8 1 (0.094%) Radian6
Cloud Services
1 100 (9.36%) Amazon AWS
2 58 (5.43%) SaaS
3 51 (4.78%) Google Analytics
4 42 (3.93%) Google Cloud Platform
5 32 (3.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 26 (2.43%) Google App Engine
7 20 (1.87%) Amazon Kinesis
8 18 (1.69%) Amazon EMR
8 18 (1.69%) PaaS
9 16 (1.50%) Cloud Computing
10 13 (1.22%) AdWords
11 12 (1.12%) Boomi
11 12 (1.12%) iPaaS
11 12 (1.12%) SuccessFactors
11 12 (1.12%) Taleo
12 10 (0.94%) Dropbox
12 10 (0.94%) Google Drive
13 8 (0.75%) Amazon EC2
13 8 (0.75%) Amazon S3
13 8 (0.75%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 60 (5.62%) Internet
2 43 (4.03%) HTTPS
3 30 (2.81%) HTTP
4 9 (0.84%) Skype
4 9 (0.84%) SSL
5 6 (0.56%) Intranet
5 6 (0.56%) SMS
6 3 (0.28%) FTP
6 3 (0.28%) Kerberos
7 2 (0.19%) AMQP
7 2 (0.19%) ATM
7 2 (0.19%) Broadband
7 2 (0.19%) Firewall
7 2 (0.19%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.094%) DHCP
8 1 (0.094%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.094%) LAN
8 1 (0.094%) SMTP
8 1 (0.094%) Software-Defined Networking
8 1 (0.094%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 376 (35.21%) SQL Server
2 332 (31.09%) SQL Server 2014
3 254 (23.78%) NoSQL
4 162 (15.17%) MySQL
5 115 (10.77%) Big Data
6 84 (7.87%) MongoDB
7 74 (6.93%) Hadoop
8 66 (6.18%) Apache Cassandra
9 55 (5.15%) Data Warehouse
10 48 (4.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 47 (4.40%) PostgreSQL
12 45 (4.21%) SQL Server 2012
13 41 (3.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 40 (3.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 40 (3.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 38 (3.56%) Relational Database
16 33 (3.09%) Amazon Redshift
17 27 (2.53%) Redis
18 26 (2.43%) QlikView
18 26 (2.43%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 268 (25.09%) Git (software)
2 81 (7.58%) Moq
2 81 (7.58%) MSTest
2 81 (7.58%) NUnit
2 81 (7.58%) Rhino Mocks
3 39 (3.65%) Jenkins
4 37 (3.46%) JUnit
4 37 (3.46%) Subversion
5 31 (2.90%) Eclipse
5 31 (2.90%) Hudson
6 30 (2.81%) JBehave
7 27 (2.53%) Maven
8 21 (1.97%) Talend Open Studio
9 19 (1.78%) Visual Studio
10 16 (1.50%) IntelliJ
10 16 (1.50%) NetBeans
11 13 (1.22%) Vagrant
12 12 (1.12%) gulp
13 9 (0.84%) Dreamweaver
14 8 (0.75%) Selenium
General
1 222 (20.79%) Marketing
2 155 (14.51%) Advertising
3 143 (13.39%) Finance
4 72 (6.74%) Games
5 43 (4.03%) Retail
6 40 (3.75%) Publishing
7 17 (1.59%) German Language
8 15 (1.40%) Telecoms
9 12 (1.12%) French Language
10 9 (0.84%) Multimedia
11 7 (0.66%) Law
12 6 (0.56%) Banking
12 6 (0.56%) Legal
13 5 (0.47%) Manufacturing
14 3 (0.28%) Front Office
15 2 (0.19%) Back Office
16 1 (0.094%) Brand Awareness
16 1 (0.094%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 712 (66.67%) Developer
2 318 (29.78%) .NET Developer
3 159 (14.89%) C# Developer
4 154 (14.42%) C# .NET Developer
5 140 (13.11%) Social Media Developer
6 94 (8.80%) PHP Developer
7 84 (7.87%) Senior Developer
8 75 (7.02%) C# WPF Developer
8 75 (7.02%) WPF Developer
9 66 (6.18%) Agile Developer
10 60 (5.62%) ASP.NET Developer
10 60 (5.62%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 58 (5.43%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 56 (5.24%) Agile .NET Developer
12 56 (5.24%) Agile C# Developer
12 56 (5.24%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
13 51 (4.78%) Web Developer
14 49 (4.59%) Java Developer
15 46 (4.31%) Consultant
16 37 (3.46%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 392 (36.70%) .NET
2 290 (27.15%) RESTful
3 263 (24.63%) HTML
4 250 (23.41%) ASP.NET
5 223 (20.88%) ASP.NET Web API
6 216 (20.22%) ASP.NET MVC
7 215 (20.13%) ASP.NET MVC 5
7 215 (20.13%) CSS
8 168 (15.73%) WCF
9 123 (11.52%) Web Services
10 118 (11.05%) HTML5
11 116 (10.86%) XML
12 115 (10.77%) jQuery
13 84 (7.87%) WinForms
13 84 (7.87%) WPF
14 81 (7.58%) Castle Windsor
14 81 (7.58%) Ninject
14 81 (7.58%) Spring.NET
14 81 (7.58%) Unity DI Container
15 72 (6.74%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 286 (26.78%) Social Media
2 169 (15.82%) Enterprise Software
3 138 (12.92%) BBC
4 95 (8.90%) Computer Science
5 87 (8.15%) Social Network
6 85 (7.96%) Inversion of Control
7 69 (6.46%) Mobile App
8 66 (6.18%) Analytical Skills
9 64 (5.99%) User Experience
10 58 (5.43%) Mathematics
11 39 (3.65%) iPad
11 39 (3.65%) Visualisation
12 33 (3.09%) Blog
13 32 (3.00%) Artificial Intelligence
14 23 (2.15%) Fintech
15 20 (1.87%) Statistics
16 19 (1.78%) Wiki
17 18 (1.69%) Data Centre
18 17 (1.59%) Copywriting
18 17 (1.59%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 143 (13.39%) Windows
2 98 (9.18%) Linux
3 72 (6.74%) Android
4 59 (5.52%) Apple iOS
5 26 (2.43%) Ubuntu
6 20 (1.87%) Unix
7 16 (1.50%) Windows Server
8 7 (0.66%) CentOS
9 5 (0.47%) Mac OS X
10 4 (0.37%) Debian
11 2 (0.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.19%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (0.19%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.094%) Fedora
12 1 (0.094%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.094%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.094%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 539 (50.47%) Agile Software Development
2 390 (36.52%) TDD
3 286 (26.78%) MVC
4 221 (20.69%) Web Application Development
5 218 (20.41%) BDD
6 206 (19.29%) Scrum
7 195 (18.26%) OO
8 189 (17.70%) Continuous Integration
9 160 (14.98%) Dependency Injection
10 133 (12.45%) Analytics
11 124 (11.61%) Software Engineering
12 122 (11.42%) Kanban
13 114 (10.67%) Open Source
14 107 (10.02%) Web Development
15 100 (9.36%) E-Commerce
16 81 (7.58%) MVVM
17 79 (7.40%) CRM
18 77 (7.21%) SOA
19 75 (7.02%) OOP
20 65 (6.09%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 376 (35.21%) C#
2 260 (24.34%) JavaScript
3 194 (18.16%) PHP
4 191 (17.88%) Ruby
5 166 (15.54%) SQL
6 159 (14.89%) Java
7 133 (12.45%) Python
8 52 (4.87%) C++
9 46 (4.31%) T-SQL
10 45 (4.21%) Scala
11 40 (3.75%) R
12 35 (3.28%) Clojure
13 22 (2.06%) Erlang
14 15 (1.40%) Objective-C
15 14 (1.31%) Haskell
15 14 (1.31%) PHP 7
16 13 (1.22%) VB.NET
17 12 (1.12%) PowerShell
18 11 (1.03%) F#
19 10 (0.94%) Perl
Qualifications
1 239 (22.38%) Degree
2 19 (1.78%) PhD
3 10 (0.94%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (0.47%) ISEB
5 2 (0.19%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.094%) CCNA
6 1 (0.094%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.094%) MCDBA
6 1 (0.094%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (3.84%) QA
2 6 (0.56%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.37%) WCAG
4 2 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.19%) SLA
5 1 (0.094%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.094%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.094%) WAI
System Software
1 26 (2.43%) Docker
2 4 (0.37%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.094%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.094%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 21 (1.97%) Ansible
2 14 (1.31%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (1.22%) Puppet
4 12 (1.12%) Jitterbit
4 12 (1.12%) WebSphere Cast Iron
5 3 (0.28%) Graphite
5 3 (0.28%) SELinux
5 3 (0.28%) TeamSite
6 1 (0.094%) Capistrano
6 1 (0.094%) cPanel
6 1 (0.094%) Hadoop YARN
6 1 (0.094%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 442 (41.39%) Google
2 428 (40.07%) Twitter
3 174 (16.29%) Apple
4 143 (13.39%) Yahoo!
5 138 (12.92%) Sony
6 79 (7.40%) Oracle
7 66 (6.18%) Microsoft
8 61 (5.71%) Adobe
9 54 (5.06%) TIBCO
10 52 (4.87%) Salesforce.com
11 40 (3.75%) Zend
12 36 (3.37%) Tableau
13 34 (3.18%) SAP
14 32 (3.00%) NetSuite
15 30 (2.81%) IBM
16 28 (2.62%) BEA
16 28 (2.62%) PayPal
17 21 (1.97%) Talend
18 20 (1.87%) Omniture
19 19 (1.78%) Birst
London
C4 Commerce
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
onezeero.
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus & Bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £80,000 to £120,000 per annum + bonus and bens
Posted: Yesterday
London
solocal
Salary: market rate
Posted: Yesterday
London
Big Wednesday Digital Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Leigh-on-sea, Essex
Maximise IT Solutions Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + FlexiTime, Pension etc.
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Preferred Choice
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Stratospherec
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Exc Bens including healthcare, gym
Posted: 2 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + 20% bonus and bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + 20% bonus and bens
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
North London
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + benefits including unlimited holidays and fr
Posted: 3 days ago
Leigh-On-Sea, Essex
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £40k plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £45,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40k - £60k plus attractive benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Hewlett Packard Enterprise
Salary: Competative salary and benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottinghamshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Propel London Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwickshire
Talent International
Posted: 4 days ago
Brentford, Middlesex
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £35,000 pa, £50,000 OTE
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Intelletec
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum Plus Equity
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago