The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Facebook products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Facebook over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Facebook
Rank 207 177 172
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -5
Permanent jobs citing Facebook 12 22 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.22% 0.45% 0.42%
As % of the Vendors category 0.46% 0.88% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 11 21 20
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +30.76%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Facebook
England

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

Vendors Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2582 2498 2341
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 47.81% 50.97% 49.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2273 2065 2042
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Facebook
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Facebook Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Facebook
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Facebook across the West Midlands region.

Facebook Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Facebook
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Facebook across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Facebook Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Facebook
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Facebook within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 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
(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
Birmingham -4 8 £37,500 +29.31% 3
Warwickshire -14 3 £52,500 +16.66% 3
Brierley Hill - 1 £45,000 -
Facebook
England

Facebook
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 63 (88.73%) Git (software)
2 62 (87.32%) MVC
3 45 (63.38%) Twitter
4 41 (57.75%) Agile Software Development
5 40 (56.34%) TDD
5 40 (56.34%) Google
5 40 (56.34%) HTML
5 40 (56.34%) Web Services
6 38 (53.52%) CSS
6 38 (53.52%) HTML5
7 31 (43.66%) Android
7 31 (43.66%) Android Development
8 28 (39.44%) iOS Development
8 28 (39.44%) Social Media
8 28 (39.44%) Apple iOS
8 28 (39.44%) Xcode
8 28 (39.44%) Objective-C
9 27 (38.03%) JSON
9 27 (38.03%) C#
10 26 (36.62%) Games
10 26 (36.62%) Game Development
11 25 (35.21%) Animation
11 25 (35.21%) .NET
11 25 (35.21%) ASP.NET
11 25 (35.21%) SQL Server
12 24 (33.80%) NoSQL
12 24 (33.80%) OAuth
13 23 (32.39%) RESTful
13 23 (32.39%) ASP.NET MVC
13 23 (32.39%) BDD

Facebook
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 23 (32.39%) Node.js
2 1 (1.41%) Facebook Platform
2 1 (1.41%) IIS
2 1 (1.41%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (4.23%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (5.63%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.41%) HTTP
1 1 (1.41%) HTTPS
1 1 (1.41%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (35.21%) SQL Server
2 24 (33.80%) NoSQL
3 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.82%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.41%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.41%) Redis
4 1 (1.41%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 63 (88.73%) Git (software)
2 28 (39.44%) Xcode
3 12 (16.90%) Eclipse
4 1 (1.41%) Subversion
General
1 26 (36.62%) Games
2 16 (22.54%) Advertising
3 6 (8.45%) Marketing
4 3 (4.23%) Finance
5 1 (1.41%) Retail
Job Titles
1 62 (87.32%) Developer
2 28 (39.44%) iOS Developer
3 22 (30.99%) .NET Developer
4 12 (16.90%) Android Developer
5 2 (2.82%) Architect
5 2 (2.82%) .NET Architect
5 2 (2.82%) Marketing Executive
6 1 (1.41%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (1.41%) Software Developer
6 1 (1.41%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (1.41%) Digital Marketing Executive
6 1 (1.41%) Senior iOS Developer
6 1 (1.41%) Campaign Executive
6 1 (1.41%) C# Developer
6 1 (1.41%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (1.41%) C++ Programmer
6 1 (1.41%) Consultant
6 1 (1.41%) Sales Consultant
6 1 (1.41%) Senior Developer
6 1 (1.41%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (56.34%) HTML
1 40 (56.34%) Web Services
2 38 (53.52%) CSS
2 38 (53.52%) HTML5
3 27 (38.03%) JSON
4 25 (35.21%) .NET
4 25 (35.21%) ASP.NET
5 24 (33.80%) OAuth
6 23 (32.39%) RESTful
6 23 (32.39%) ASP.NET MVC
6 23 (32.39%) WCF
6 23 (32.39%) ASP.NET Web API
7 22 (30.99%) Android SDK
8 17 (23.94%) .NET Framework
9 15 (21.13%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 15 (21.13%) WebGL
10 14 (19.72%) CSS3
11 2 (2.82%) WinForms
12 1 (1.41%) REST
12 1 (1.41%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 28 (39.44%) Social Media
2 25 (35.21%) Animation
3 15 (21.13%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (11.27%) BBC
5 3 (4.23%) Wiki
5 3 (4.23%) Blog
5 3 (4.23%) Social Network
6 2 (2.82%) iPhone
6 2 (2.82%) iPad
6 2 (2.82%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 31 (43.66%) Android
2 28 (39.44%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.41%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (87.32%) MVC
2 41 (57.75%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (56.34%) TDD
4 31 (43.66%) Android Development
5 28 (39.44%) iOS Development
6 26 (36.62%) Game Development
7 23 (32.39%) Web Application Development
7 23 (32.39%) BDD
8 17 (23.94%) Scrum
9 15 (21.13%) MVVM
10 8 (11.27%) OO
11 4 (5.63%) SEO
11 4 (5.63%) Digital Marketing
11 4 (5.63%) Analytics
12 3 (4.23%) Coaching
13 2 (2.82%) Software Engineering
14 1 (1.41%) Pay per click
14 1 (1.41%) B2C
14 1 (1.41%) Campaign Analysis
14 1 (1.41%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 28 (39.44%) Objective-C
2 27 (38.03%) C#
3 23 (32.39%) Ruby
4 13 (18.31%) Java
5 2 (2.82%) ActionScript
6 1 (1.41%) C
6 1 (1.41%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.41%) C++
Vendors
1 45 (63.38%) Twitter
2 40 (56.34%) Google
3 8 (11.27%) Apple
3 8 (11.27%) Sony
3 8 (11.27%) Yahoo!
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