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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Facebook
Rank 152 188 194
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +6
Permanent jobs citing Facebook 59 22 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.10% 0.40% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 2.14% 0.79% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 56 20 6
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -16.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £25,000 £34,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £75,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +10.76%
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
2762 2794 2500
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 51.41% 50.62% 51.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2279 2391 2069
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £57,500
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 27 August 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 27 August 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 +30 49 £40,000 +3.89% 4
Warwickshire +16 4 £40,000 +23.07%
Staffordshire - 2 £34,750 -
Coventry 0 1 £21,500 -25.86%
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £28,000 -
Facebook
England

Facebook
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 62 (72.09%) MVC
2 60 (69.77%) Git (software)
3 51 (59.30%) HTML
3 51 (59.30%) CSS
4 46 (53.49%) TDD
5 45 (52.33%) Twitter
6 44 (51.16%) HTML5
7 43 (50.00%) Web Services
8 35 (40.70%) Google
9 31 (36.05%) C#
9 31 (36.05%) .NET
10 30 (34.88%) ASP.NET
10 30 (34.88%) SQL Server
11 28 (32.56%) CSS3
12 25 (29.07%) Social Media
12 25 (29.07%) ASP.NET MVC
12 25 (29.07%) BDD
12 25 (29.07%) RESTful
12 25 (29.07%) Web Application Development
12 25 (29.07%) ASP.NET Web API
13 24 (27.91%) Android Development
13 24 (27.91%) Android
13 24 (27.91%) Ruby
14 23 (26.74%) Scrum
15 22 (25.58%) Apple iOS
16 21 (24.42%) Xcode
16 21 (24.42%) Objective-C
16 21 (24.42%) iOS Development
17 20 (23.26%) Node.js
17 20 (23.26%) NoSQL

Facebook
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 20 (23.26%) Node.js
2 6 (6.98%) CMS
3 4 (4.65%) Apache
3 4 (4.65%) WordPress
4 3 (3.49%) Joomla!
4 3 (3.49%) Drupal
5 2 (2.33%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (1.16%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (13.95%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.16%) MS Project
3 1 (1.16%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.49%) Google Analytics
1 3 (3.49%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.65%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.14%) HTTPS
2 4 (4.65%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (34.88%) SQL Server
2 20 (23.26%) NoSQL
3 8 (9.30%) MySQL
4 4 (4.65%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.65%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (3.49%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (2.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 60 (69.77%) Git (software)
2 21 (24.42%) Xcode
3 14 (16.28%) Eclipse
4 9 (10.47%) Subversion
5 4 (4.65%) RSpec
5 4 (4.65%) Cucumber
General
1 19 (22.09%) Advertising
1 19 (22.09%) Games
2 10 (11.63%) Marketing
3 3 (3.49%) Finance
4 1 (1.16%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.16%) German Language
Job Titles
1 77 (89.53%) Developer
2 27 (31.40%) .NET Developer
3 21 (24.42%) iOS Developer
4 14 (16.28%) Android Developer
5 8 (9.30%) Front-End Developer
6 4 (4.65%) Ruby on Rails Developer
6 4 (4.65%) PHP Developer
7 3 (3.49%) C# Developer
7 3 (3.49%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (3.49%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (2.33%) Marketing Executive
8 2 (2.33%) Graduate .NET Developer
8 2 (2.33%) .NET Architect
8 2 (2.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (2.33%) Graduate Developer
8 2 (2.33%) Graduate
8 2 (2.33%) Architect
8 2 (2.33%) Project Manager
9 1 (1.16%) Software Developer
9 1 (1.16%) .NET Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (59.30%) HTML
1 51 (59.30%) CSS
2 44 (51.16%) HTML5
3 43 (50.00%) Web Services
4 31 (36.05%) .NET
5 30 (34.88%) ASP.NET
6 28 (32.56%) CSS3
7 25 (29.07%) RESTful
7 25 (29.07%) ASP.NET MVC
7 25 (29.07%) ASP.NET Web API
8 20 (23.26%) JSON
8 20 (23.26%) WCF
9 18 (20.93%) OAuth
10 17 (19.77%) WebGL
11 16 (18.60%) Android SDK
12 14 (16.28%) .NET Framework
13 13 (15.12%) jQuery
14 12 (13.95%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
15 6 (6.98%) Sass
15 6 (6.98%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 25 (29.07%) Social Media
2 19 (22.09%) Animation
3 13 (15.12%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (9.30%) BBC
5 4 (4.65%) Open Source
6 2 (2.33%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.33%) Wiki
6 2 (2.33%) Blog
6 2 (2.33%) Social Network
6 2 (2.33%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.16%) RIA
7 1 (1.16%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 24 (27.91%) Android
2 22 (25.58%) Apple iOS
3 3 (3.49%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (72.09%) MVC
2 46 (53.49%) TDD
3 25 (29.07%) BDD
3 25 (29.07%) Web Application Development
4 24 (27.91%) Android Development
5 23 (26.74%) Scrum
6 21 (24.42%) iOS Development
7 19 (22.09%) Game Development
8 17 (19.77%) MVVM
9 12 (13.95%) OO
10 6 (6.98%) Responsive Web Design
11 5 (5.81%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (5.81%) Dependency Injection
11 5 (5.81%) SEO
12 3 (3.49%) Analytics
13 2 (2.33%) Project Management
13 2 (2.33%) Software Engineering
13 2 (2.33%) Web Development
13 2 (2.33%) Digital Marketing
13 2 (2.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 31 (36.05%) C#
2 24 (27.91%) Ruby
3 21 (24.42%) Objective-C
4 17 (19.77%) JavaScript
5 14 (16.28%) Java
6 4 (4.65%) PHP
6 4 (4.65%) ActionScript
6 4 (4.65%) CoffeeScript
6 4 (4.65%) RubyMotion
7 1 (1.16%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (2.33%) Degree
2 1 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
Systems Management
1 4 (4.65%) Puppet
1 4 (4.65%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 45 (52.33%) Twitter
2 35 (40.70%) Google
3 8 (9.30%) Apple
3 8 (9.30%) Sony
3 8 (9.30%) Yahoo!
4 4 (4.65%) Zend
5 2 (2.33%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.16%) Oracle
6 1 (1.16%) Microsoft
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