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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Facebook over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Facebook
Rank 224 194 174
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -20
Permanent jobs citing Facebook 13 26 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.23% 0.48% 1.04%
As % of the Vendors category 0.48% 1.04% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 7 26 55
Median salary £47,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £33,750 £34,850
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,750
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +19.20%
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
2690 2508 2867
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 46.65% 46.69% 51.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1985 2090 2388
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,730
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +0.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Facebook
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Facebook as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 29 September 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Facebook within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -32 8 £47,500 +26.66%
Staffordshire +3 2 £37,500 +25.00% 1
West Bromwich - 1 - -
Facebook
England

Facebook
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT jobs citing Facebook also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Facebook.

1 41 (68.33%) Agile Software Development
1 41 (68.33%) NoSQL
2 40 (66.67%) Twitter
3 37 (61.67%) TDD
3 37 (61.67%) RESTful
4 35 (58.33%) Degree
4 35 (58.33%) SQL
5 34 (56.67%) MySQL
6 33 (55.00%) Analytics
7 29 (48.33%) Software Engineering
7 29 (48.33%) Apache Cassandra
8 26 (43.33%) Unit Testing
8 26 (43.33%) Retail
9 25 (41.67%) PostgreSQL
9 25 (41.67%) Hibernate
9 25 (41.67%) Scrum
9 25 (41.67%) JMS
9 25 (41.67%) Oracle
9 25 (41.67%) Java
9 25 (41.67%) JUnit
9 25 (41.67%) JBoss
9 25 (41.67%) DSDM
9 25 (41.67%) Python
9 25 (41.67%) SOA
9 25 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
9 25 (41.67%) GlassFish
9 25 (41.67%) JPA
9 25 (41.67%) Android
9 25 (41.67%) Kanban
9 25 (41.67%) MongoDB

Facebook
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 25 (41.67%) Apache Spark
1 25 (41.67%) GlassFish
1 25 (41.67%) JBoss
1 25 (41.67%) WildFly
2 8 (13.33%) Apache
2 8 (13.33%) CMS
3 4 (6.67%) Facebook Platform
4 3 (5.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 3 (5.00%) WordPress
5 1 (1.67%) IIS
5 1 (1.67%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.67%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 4 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (5.00%) Photoshop
3 2 (3.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (1.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (5.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 8 (13.33%) Google Analytics
2 5 (8.33%) GitHub
2 5 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.67%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (68.33%) NoSQL
2 34 (56.67%) MySQL
3 29 (48.33%) Apache Cassandra
4 25 (41.67%) Big Data
4 25 (41.67%) Hadoop
4 25 (41.67%) MongoDB
4 25 (41.67%) PostgreSQL
5 12 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 12 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
6 4 (6.67%) Redis
Development Applications
1 25 (41.67%) Hudson
1 25 (41.67%) JBehave
1 25 (41.67%) Jenkins
1 25 (41.67%) JUnit
2 16 (26.67%) Git (software)
3 7 (11.67%) Subversion
4 5 (8.33%) JIRA
5 4 (6.67%) Eclipse
General
1 26 (43.33%) Retail
2 12 (20.00%) Marketing
3 7 (11.67%) Advertising
4 4 (6.67%) Games
5 3 (5.00%) Publishing
6 2 (3.33%) Multimedia
7 1 (1.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 48 (80.00%) Developer
2 25 (41.67%) Java Developer
2 25 (41.67%) Senior Developer
2 25 (41.67%) Senior Java Developer
3 17 (28.33%) .NET Developer
4 6 (10.00%) Social Media Developer
5 5 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (8.33%) Java Software Developer
5 5 (8.33%) Senior Java Software Developer
5 5 (8.33%) Senior Software Developer
5 5 (8.33%) Software Developer
6 4 (6.67%) C++ Software Engineer
6 4 (6.67%) Digital Executive
6 4 (6.67%) Software Engineer
7 3 (5.00%) Digital Marketing Executive
7 3 (5.00%) Marketing Executive
7 3 (5.00%) PHP Developer
8 2 (3.33%) Content Manager
8 2 (3.33%) Designer
8 2 (3.33%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (61.67%) RESTful
2 25 (41.67%) Hibernate
2 25 (41.67%) HornetQ
2 25 (41.67%) Java EE
2 25 (41.67%) JAX-RS
2 25 (41.67%) JMS
2 25 (41.67%) JPA
2 25 (41.67%) RESTEasy
2 25 (41.67%) Spring
3 22 (36.67%) .NET
4 20 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 17 (28.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 17 (28.33%) ASP.NET MVC 5
5 17 (28.33%) ASP.NET Web API
6 12 (20.00%) Node.js
6 12 (20.00%) WCF
7 11 (18.33%) .NET Framework
7 11 (18.33%) CSS
7 11 (18.33%) Entity Framework
7 11 (18.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (41.67%) Artificial Intelligence
1 25 (41.67%) Mathematics
1 25 (41.67%) Mobile App
2 19 (31.67%) Social Media
3 7 (11.67%) User Experience
4 6 (10.00%) BBC
4 6 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (6.67%) Online Gambling
6 2 (3.33%) Social Network
7 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.67%) Copywriting
7 1 (1.67%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.67%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 25 (41.67%) Android
1 25 (41.67%) Apple iOS
2 4 (6.67%) Linux
3 3 (5.00%) Unix
3 3 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (68.33%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (61.67%) TDD
3 33 (55.00%) Analytics
4 29 (48.33%) Software Engineering
5 26 (43.33%) Unit Testing
6 25 (41.67%) Continuous Integration
6 25 (41.67%) Dependency Injection
6 25 (41.67%) DSDM
6 25 (41.67%) Functional Testing
6 25 (41.67%) Kanban
6 25 (41.67%) Predictive Analytics
6 25 (41.67%) Scrum
6 25 (41.67%) SOA
6 25 (41.67%) Software Delivery
7 19 (31.67%) MVC
8 18 (30.00%) OO
9 12 (20.00%) BDD
9 12 (20.00%) Web Application Development
10 8 (13.33%) Digital Marketing
10 8 (13.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 35 (58.33%) SQL
2 25 (41.67%) Clojure
2 25 (41.67%) Java
2 25 (41.67%) Python
2 25 (41.67%) Scala
3 17 (28.33%) C#
4 12 (20.00%) Ruby
5 11 (18.33%) JavaScript
6 5 (8.33%) PHP
7 4 (6.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 35 (58.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) QA
Vendors
1 40 (66.67%) Twitter
2 25 (41.67%) Oracle
3 20 (33.33%) Google
4 6 (10.00%) Apple
4 6 (10.00%) Sony
4 6 (10.00%) Yahoo!
5 5 (8.33%) Adobe
5 5 (8.33%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.67%) Sitecore
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