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 8 February 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Facebook
Rank 201 186 175
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -11
Permanent jobs citing Facebook 29 24 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.52% 0.48% 0.26%
As % of the Vendors category 1.17% 1.03% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 25 23 11
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £44,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -
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
2487 2328 2091
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 44.22% 46.20% 49.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2046 2047 1662
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 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
Birmingham +8 19 £37,500 - 1
Staffordshire +7 7 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Warwickshire -23 2 £57,500 +9.52% 1
Facebook
England

Facebook
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 43 (75.44%) Social Media
2 36 (63.16%) Google
3 34 (59.65%) Yahoo!
3 34 (59.65%) Apple
3 34 (59.65%) Sony
3 34 (59.65%) BBC
3 34 (59.65%) SQL Server
3 34 (59.65%) SQL Server 2014
4 33 (57.89%) Git (software)
5 32 (56.14%) MVC
6 29 (50.88%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (50.88%) NoSQL
7 27 (47.37%) RESTful
7 27 (47.37%) TDD
8 26 (45.61%) OO
8 26 (45.61%) Node.js
9 24 (42.11%) BDD
9 24 (42.11%) ASP.NET MVC
9 24 (42.11%) Web Application Development
9 24 (42.11%) WCF
9 24 (42.11%) Ruby
9 24 (42.11%) .NET
9 24 (42.11%) ASP.NET
9 24 (42.11%) C#
9 24 (42.11%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 24 (42.11%) ASP.NET Web API
10 19 (33.33%) Twitter
11 14 (24.56%) SQL
12 12 (21.05%) MySQL
13 11 (19.30%) Games

Facebook
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 26 (45.61%) Node.js
2 3 (5.26%) Apache Spark
2 3 (5.26%) GlassFish
2 3 (5.26%) JBoss
2 3 (5.26%) WildFly
3 2 (3.51%) Apache
3 2 (3.51%) Facebook Platform
4 1 (1.75%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (12.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 7 (12.28%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.75%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.75%) MS Office
2 1 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) AdWords
1 1 (1.75%) Google Analytics
1 1 (1.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.51%) HTTP
2 1 (1.75%) Internet
2 1 (1.75%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (59.65%) SQL Server
1 34 (59.65%) SQL Server 2014
2 29 (50.88%) NoSQL
3 12 (21.05%) MySQL
4 10 (17.54%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (17.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 10 (17.54%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (17.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 10 (17.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (17.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (8.77%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (5.26%) Big Data
6 3 (5.26%) Hadoop
6 3 (5.26%) MongoDB
6 3 (5.26%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (3.51%) Redis
Development Applications
1 33 (57.89%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.26%) Hudson
2 3 (5.26%) JBehave
2 3 (5.26%) Jenkins
2 3 (5.26%) JUnit
3 2 (3.51%) Eclipse
3 2 (3.51%) Subversion
General
1 11 (19.30%) Games
2 6 (10.53%) Marketing
3 4 (7.02%) Finance
4 3 (5.26%) Retail
5 2 (3.51%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 46 (80.70%) Developer
2 34 (59.65%) Social Media Developer
3 24 (42.11%) .NET Developer
4 10 (17.54%) SQL Developer
4 10 (17.54%) SQL Server Developer
5 7 (12.28%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 4 (7.02%) Recruitment Resourcer
6 4 (7.02%) Resourcer
7 3 (5.26%) Java Developer
7 3 (5.26%) Senior Developer
7 3 (5.26%) Senior Java Developer
8 2 (3.51%) C++ Software Engineer
8 2 (3.51%) Full Stack Developer
8 2 (3.51%) HTML CSS Developer
8 2 (3.51%) HTML Developer
8 2 (3.51%) JavaScript Developer
8 2 (3.51%) Software Engineer
9 1 (1.75%) Angular Developer
9 1 (1.75%) Head of Social Media
9 1 (1.75%) Node.js Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (47.37%) RESTful
2 24 (42.11%) .NET
2 24 (42.11%) ASP.NET
2 24 (42.11%) ASP.NET MVC
2 24 (42.11%) ASP.NET MVC 5
2 24 (42.11%) ASP.NET Web API
2 24 (42.11%) WCF
3 9 (15.79%) CSS
3 9 (15.79%) HTML
3 9 (15.79%) HTML5
4 3 (5.26%) Hibernate
4 3 (5.26%) HornetQ
4 3 (5.26%) Java EE
4 3 (5.26%) JAX-RS
4 3 (5.26%) JMS
4 3 (5.26%) JPA
4 3 (5.26%) RESTEasy
4 3 (5.26%) Spring
5 2 (3.51%) JSON
5 2 (3.51%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 43 (75.44%) Social Media
2 34 (59.65%) BBC
3 4 (7.02%) Data Centre
4 3 (5.26%) Artificial Intelligence
4 3 (5.26%) Mathematics
4 3 (5.26%) Mobile App
5 2 (3.51%) Online Gambling
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.26%) Android
1 3 (5.26%) Apple iOS
2 2 (3.51%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (56.14%) MVC
2 29 (50.88%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (47.37%) TDD
4 26 (45.61%) OO
5 24 (42.11%) BDD
5 24 (42.11%) Web Application Development
6 10 (17.54%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (17.54%) Game Development
7 8 (14.04%) Data Protection
7 8 (14.04%) OOP
7 8 (14.04%) Web Development
8 7 (12.28%) Front End Development
8 7 (12.28%) Responsive Web Design
8 7 (12.28%) Web Design
9 5 (8.77%) CRM
9 5 (8.77%) Software Engineering
10 4 (7.02%) Analytics
11 3 (5.26%) Dependency Injection
11 3 (5.26%) Functional Testing
11 3 (5.26%) Predictive Analytics
Programming Languages
1 24 (42.11%) C#
1 24 (42.11%) Ruby
2 14 (24.56%) SQL
3 10 (17.54%) T-SQL
4 9 (15.79%) JavaScript
5 8 (14.04%) PHP
6 3 (5.26%) Clojure
6 3 (5.26%) Java
6 3 (5.26%) Python
6 3 (5.26%) Scala
7 2 (3.51%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (8.77%) Degree
Vendors
1 36 (63.16%) Google
2 34 (59.65%) Apple
2 34 (59.65%) Sony
2 34 (59.65%) Yahoo!
3 19 (33.33%) Twitter
4 7 (12.28%) Adobe
5 3 (5.26%) Oracle
6 1 (1.75%) NEC
6 1 (1.75%) Salesforce.com
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