The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors currently tracked.

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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Facebook
Rank 337 354 379
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +25
Permanent jobs citing Facebook 888 750 740
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.76% 0.69% 0.63%
As % of the Vendors category 1.61% 1.43% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 696 578 651
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +9.23%
Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
55218 52337 56898
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.21% 48.14% 48.37%
Number of salaries quoted 44306 42736 47984
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £28,299
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 30 July 2014 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 30 July 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
(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 +12 850 £45,000 +3.44% 128
London +14 537 £52,500 +5.00% 71
South East -39 78 £40,000 +6.66% 19
North West +31 71 £40,000 +26.98% 8
City of London -76 60 £45,000 -10.00% 16
South West +12 50 £40,000 +21.21% 4
West Midlands +20 39 £40,000 +5.26% 9
Birmingham +15 32 £40,000 +3.89% 6
Bristol +17 31 £42,500 +28.78% 1
Yorkshire -15 27 £37,500 +15.38% 5
East of England -3 26 £60,000 +114.28% 5
Cheshire +6 25 £40,000 -33.33% 3
Manchester -7 25 £27,500 +4.76% 4
Hampshire -7 25 £30,000 -14.28% 4
East Midlands -6 18 £38,500 +2.66% 5
Hertfordshire +1 17 £65,000 +132.14% 1
Surrey -12 17 £32,500 -35.00% 4
Leeds -22 17 £38,750 - 2
West Yorkshire -33 17 £38,750 +10.71% 3
Kent -4 16 £40,000 +16.78% 7
Scotland -7 16 £35,000 -12.50% 2
Merseyside - 12 £24,000 -
Ellesmere Port - 12 £40,000 - 1
St Albans - 12 £65,000 - 1
Warrington -14 11 £37,500 -37.50% 2
Andover - 11 £30,000 - 1
Edinburgh -13 10 £35,000 -1.40% 1
Burnley - 9 £70,000 -
Preston - 9 £70,000 -
Lancashire - 9 £70,000 -

Facebook
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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.

1 809 (45.63%) HTML
2 760 (42.87%) Google
3 642 (36.21%) Twitter
4 597 (33.67%) CSS
5 582 (32.83%) Social Media
6 539 (30.40%) JavaScript
7 509 (28.71%) Marketing
8 483 (27.24%) C#
9 472 (26.62%) TDD
10 467 (26.34%) OO
11 458 (25.83%) HTML5
12 451 (25.44%) .NET
13 438 (24.70%) MVC
14 433 (24.42%) SQL Server
15 414 (23.35%) Git (software)
16 368 (20.76%) Java
17 364 (20.53%) PHP
18 359 (20.25%) jQuery
19 323 (18.22%) ASP.NET
20 321 (18.10%) Advertising
21 292 (16.47%) Analytics
22 289 (16.30%) MySQL
23 271 (15.28%) BDD
24 266 (15.00%) CSS3
24 266 (15.00%) Ruby
25 260 (14.66%) RESTful
26 258 (14.55%) Scrum
27 257 (14.50%) SQL Server 2012
28 253 (14.27%) ASP.NET MVC
29 248 (13.99%) SEO

Facebook
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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
1 211 (11.90%) Node.js
2 112 (6.32%) CMS
3 109 (6.15%) WordPress
4 93 (5.25%) Apache
5 55 (3.10%) Drupal
6 40 (2.26%) Facebook Platform
7 22 (1.24%) nginx
8 21 (1.18%) IIS
9 18 (1.02%) Adobe CQ
9 18 (1.02%) Joomla!
10 12 (0.68%) SharePoint
10 12 (0.68%) Tomcat
11 11 (0.62%) Umbraco
12 9 (0.51%) TeamSite
13 8 (0.45%) Apache Solr
14 6 (0.34%) Elasticsearch
14 6 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
14 6 (0.34%) SilverStripe
14 6 (0.34%) Sitecore CMS
14 6 (0.34%) Confluence
Applications
1 156 (8.80%) Photoshop
2 73 (4.12%) Adobe Illustrator
3 58 (3.27%) MS Excel
4 40 (2.26%) MS PowerPoint
5 30 (1.69%) MS Office
6 18 (1.02%) InDesign
7 17 (0.96%) MS Visio
8 15 (0.85%) OmniGraffle
9 14 (0.79%) Fireworks
10 10 (0.56%) Acrobat
11 8 (0.45%) Adobe After Effects
12 7 (0.39%) MS Project
13 5 (0.28%) InfoPath
14 2 (0.11%) S-PLUS
15 1 (0.056%) Quicktime
15 1 (0.056%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 118 (6.66%) Google Analytics
2 41 (2.31%) Magento
3 22 (1.24%) WebTrends
4 19 (1.07%) Dynamics CRM
5 7 (0.39%) SiteCatalyst
6 5 (0.28%) Oracle CRM
7 4 (0.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 2 (0.11%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 93 (5.25%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (1.69%) Amazon EC2
3 27 (1.52%) GitHub
4 22 (1.24%) Microsoft Azure
5 21 (1.18%) Google App Engine
6 18 (1.02%) Google Apps
6 18 (1.02%) Amazon S3
7 15 (0.85%) Amazon EMR
8 13 (0.73%) Amazon SQS
9 10 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
10 9 (0.51%) MailChimp
11 7 (0.39%) Office 365
12 5 (0.28%) SaaS
13 4 (0.23%) PaaS
14 2 (0.11%) Route 53
14 2 (0.11%) Heroku
15 1 (0.056%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (2.26%) HTTP
1 40 (2.26%) Internet
2 23 (1.30%) SMTP
3 10 (0.56%) WAN
4 8 (0.45%) IPv4
4 8 (0.45%) IPv6
4 8 (0.45%) VoIP
5 7 (0.39%) HTTPS
6 4 (0.23%) DAB
6 4 (0.23%) Wireless
6 4 (0.23%) SMS
7 3 (0.17%) DNS
7 3 (0.17%) PPP
8 2 (0.11%) FTP
8 2 (0.11%) LAN
8 2 (0.11%) Bluetooth
8 2 (0.11%) Intranet
9 1 (0.056%) Broadband
9 1 (0.056%) VPN
9 1 (0.056%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 433 (24.42%) SQL Server
2 289 (16.30%) MySQL
3 257 (14.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 230 (12.97%) NoSQL
5 160 (9.02%) Hadoop
6 148 (8.35%) Big Data
7 143 (8.07%) Apache Cassandra
8 81 (4.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 79 (4.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 71 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
11 70 (3.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 66 (3.72%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 62 (3.50%) MongoDB
14 49 (2.76%) SQL Server 2008
15 42 (2.37%) Relational Database
16 40 (2.26%) PostgreSQL
17 32 (1.80%) Redis
18 21 (1.18%) SQLite
18 21 (1.18%) Apache Hive
19 19 (1.07%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 414 (23.35%) Git (software)
2 174 (9.81%) Subversion
3 68 (3.84%) NUnit
4 67 (3.78%) MSTest
5 62 (3.50%) Moq
6 61 (3.44%) Rhino Mocks
7 55 (3.10%) Cucumber
8 50 (2.82%) Xcode
9 44 (2.48%) JUnit
10 42 (2.37%) Behat
11 40 (2.26%) Dreamweaver
11 40 (2.26%) PhoneGap
12 38 (2.14%) Selenium
12 38 (2.14%) Jenkins
13 33 (1.86%) JIRA
13 33 (1.86%) Visual Studio
14 29 (1.64%) Eclipse
14 29 (1.64%) Maven
15 27 (1.52%) RSpec
16 25 (1.41%) PHPUnit
General
1 509 (28.71%) Marketing
2 321 (18.10%) Advertising
3 240 (13.54%) Finance
4 134 (7.56%) Games
5 67 (3.78%) Retail
6 57 (3.21%) Publishing
7 42 (2.37%) Manufacturing
8 15 (0.85%) Financial Institution
9 13 (0.73%) Law
10 12 (0.68%) German Language
11 11 (0.62%) Back Office
12 9 (0.51%) Russian Language
12 9 (0.51%) Banking
13 8 (0.45%) Automotive
14 7 (0.39%) Telecoms
14 7 (0.39%) Multimedia
14 7 (0.39%) Billing
15 6 (0.34%) French Language
16 4 (0.23%) Dutch Language
16 4 (0.23%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 1151 (64.92%) Developer
2 300 (16.92%) .NET Developer
3 197 (11.11%) PHP Developer
4 134 (7.56%) Software Developer
5 112 (6.32%) Front-End Developer
6 109 (6.15%) Web Developer
7 102 (5.75%) Senior Developer
8 87 (4.91%) Analyst
9 86 (4.85%) Software Engineer
10 82 (4.62%) iOS Developer
11 65 (3.67%) Designer
12 61 (3.44%) Project Manager
13 58 (3.27%) Android Developer
14 57 (3.21%) PPC Manager
14 57 (3.21%) PPC Analyst
14 57 (3.21%) PPC Executive
14 57 (3.21%) PPC Specialist
15 50 (2.82%) Senior PHP Developer
16 47 (2.65%) Digital Project Manager
17 46 (2.59%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 809 (45.63%) HTML
2 597 (33.67%) CSS
3 458 (25.83%) HTML5
4 451 (25.44%) .NET
5 359 (20.25%) jQuery
6 323 (18.22%) ASP.NET
7 266 (15.00%) CSS3
8 260 (14.66%) RESTful
9 253 (14.27%) ASP.NET MVC
10 212 (11.96%) ASP.NET Web API
11 189 (10.66%) WCF
12 180 (10.15%) Web Services
13 137 (7.73%) Ajax
14 124 (6.99%) JSON
15 117 (6.60%) REST
16 115 (6.49%) Symfony
17 112 (6.32%) Backbone.js
18 110 (6.20%) ASP.NET MVC 4
19 97 (5.47%) LAMP
20 95 (5.36%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 582 (32.83%) Social Media
2 166 (9.36%) BBC
3 159 (8.97%) Social Network
4 152 (8.57%) Computer Science
5 141 (7.95%) Enterprise Software
6 113 (6.37%) Mobile App
7 101 (5.70%) Digital Media
8 97 (5.47%) Open Source
9 88 (4.96%) Mathematics
10 74 (4.17%) iPhone
11 69 (3.89%) Blog
12 62 (3.50%) Inversion of Control
13 53 (2.99%) iPad
14 45 (2.54%) Animation
15 41 (2.31%) Smartphone
16 31 (1.75%) Social Gaming
17 30 (1.69%) Xbox
18 29 (1.64%) Replication
19 28 (1.58%) Copywriting
20 27 (1.52%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 211 (11.90%) Apple iOS
2 188 (10.60%) Android
3 152 (8.57%) Windows
4 114 (6.43%) Linux
5 109 (6.15%) UNIX
6 15 (0.85%) Windows Phone
7 13 (0.73%) Mac OS X
8 11 (0.62%) Windows 7
9 10 (0.56%) Ubuntu
10 6 (0.34%) Windows Phone 8
10 6 (0.34%) Debian
11 5 (0.28%) Windows Mobile
11 5 (0.28%) CentOS
12 4 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
12 4 (0.23%) Nucleus RTOS
13 2 (0.11%) Windows Server 2008
13 2 (0.11%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.056%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 472 (26.62%) TDD
2 467 (26.34%) OO
3 438 (24.70%) MVC
4 292 (16.47%) Analytics
5 271 (15.28%) BDD
6 258 (14.55%) Scrum
7 248 (13.99%) SEO
8 243 (13.71%) Web Application Development
9 235 (13.25%) Digital Marketing
10 187 (10.55%) Continuous Integration
11 186 (10.49%) Software Engineering
12 182 (10.27%) E-Commerce
13 172 (9.70%) Pay per click
14 163 (9.19%) Agile Software Development
15 154 (8.69%) OOP
16 124 (6.99%) iOS Development
17 118 (6.66%) Dependency Injection
18 113 (6.37%) Kanban
19 110 (6.20%) Business Intelligence
20 108 (6.09%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 539 (30.40%) JavaScript
2 483 (27.24%) C#
3 368 (20.76%) Java
4 364 (20.53%) PHP
5 266 (15.00%) Ruby
6 183 (10.32%) SQL
7 141 (7.95%) C++
8 120 (6.77%) Python
9 97 (5.47%) Objective-C
10 76 (4.29%) ActionScript
11 68 (3.84%) ActionScript 3.0
12 67 (3.78%) T-SQL
13 53 (2.99%) PHP5
14 40 (2.26%) CoffeeScript
15 29 (1.64%) Scala
16 27 (1.52%) RubyMotion
16 27 (1.52%) VBA
17 20 (1.13%) Bash Shell
18 18 (1.02%) Shell Script
19 15 (0.85%) F#
Qualifications
1 202 (11.39%) Degree
2 26 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
3 24 (1.35%) MCP
4 22 (1.24%) MCTS
4 22 (1.24%) MCAD
4 22 (1.24%) MCSD
5 4 (0.23%) PhD
6 3 (0.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (0.11%) MCITP
7 2 (0.11%) CCNA
7 2 (0.11%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.11%) MCSE
8 1 (0.056%) PMP
8 1 (0.056%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.056%) CCIE
8 1 (0.056%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 67 (3.78%) QA
2 5 (0.28%) WCAG
2 5 (0.28%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.11%) WAI
3 2 (0.11%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (0.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (0.11%) Hyper-V
1 2 (0.11%) Shibboleth
1 2 (0.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 37 (2.09%) Puppet
1 37 (2.09%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (0.28%) Capistrano
3 4 (0.23%) ZABBIX
3 4 (0.23%) Ganglia
3 4 (0.23%) Nagios
4 2 (0.11%) SCCM
4 2 (0.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 760 (42.87%) Google
2 642 (36.21%) Twitter
3 202 (11.39%) Yahoo!
4 188 (10.60%) Apple
5 171 (9.64%) Sony
6 118 (6.66%) Zend
7 113 (6.37%) Adobe
8 72 (4.06%) Microsoft
9 21 (1.18%) Oracle
10 19 (1.07%) Sitecore
11 17 (0.96%) DoubleClick
12 14 (0.79%) Omniture
13 9 (0.51%) SAP
13 9 (0.51%) Demandware
14 7 (0.39%) Business Objects
14 7 (0.39%) Coremetrics
14 7 (0.39%) Tableau
15 6 (0.34%) BT
15 6 (0.34%) Cisco
16 5 (0.28%) Interwoven
Twickenham, Middlesex
Roc Search
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Searchability.co.uk
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £21000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Basildon, Essex
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
South West London
Limitless Internet Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Engage PSG
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + 5500 + 10%bonus
Posted: 17 hours ago
Derby, Derbyshire
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Arcadia
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £120,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £20k - 30k per year + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £25k - 45k per year + Bonus + Guarantee
Posted: Yesterday
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £36000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
thePlatform
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum salary, bonus, pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: 2 days ago
London
eCom Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Red Sofa London
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago