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 March 2015 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Facebook
Rank 174 160 170
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +10
Permanent jobs citing Facebook 37 23 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.73% 0.52% 0.64%
As % of the Vendors category 1.53% 1.07% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 35 11 27
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £21,900 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £42,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +25.00%
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
2421 2147 2430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 47.53% 48.31% 49.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2040 1730 2015
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 March 2015.

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 March 2015. 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 -3 12 £37,500 +53.06% 1
Warwickshire -7 11 £52,500 +150.00% 1
Staffordshire +3 8 £40,000 +90.47% 2
Coventry - 3 £22,000 -
Facebook
England

Facebook
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 41 (82.00%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (80.00%) TDD
2 40 (80.00%) MVC
3 39 (78.00%) C#
3 39 (78.00%) .NET
3 39 (78.00%) SQL Server
3 39 (78.00%) ASP.NET
3 39 (78.00%) WCF
3 39 (78.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 39 (78.00%) Web Application Development
4 33 (66.00%) Git (software)
5 32 (64.00%) NoSQL
6 31 (62.00%) BDD
6 31 (62.00%) RESTful
6 31 (62.00%) Node.js
6 31 (62.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 31 (62.00%) Ruby
7 26 (52.00%) Social Media
8 23 (46.00%) Google
9 21 (42.00%) Enterprise Software
10 20 (40.00%) OO
11 18 (36.00%) Apple
11 18 (36.00%) Sony
11 18 (36.00%) Yahoo!
11 18 (36.00%) BBC
12 16 (32.00%) Twitter
13 13 (26.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 13 (26.00%) .NET Framework
13 13 (26.00%) Advertising
14 9 (18.00%) Marketing

Facebook
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 31 (62.00%) Node.js
2 2 (4.00%) Joomla!
2 2 (4.00%) WordPress
3 1 (2.00%) Facebook Platform
3 1 (2.00%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (10.00%) MS Office
1 5 (10.00%) MS Excel
1 5 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.00%) HTTP
1 1 (2.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (78.00%) SQL Server
2 32 (64.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.00%) MySQL
4 1 (2.00%) Redis
4 1 (2.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 33 (66.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (16.00%) MSTest
2 8 (16.00%) Rhino Mocks
2 8 (16.00%) Moq
2 8 (16.00%) NUnit
3 1 (2.00%) Subversion
3 1 (2.00%) Eclipse
3 1 (2.00%) Xcode
General
1 13 (26.00%) Advertising
2 9 (18.00%) Marketing
3 8 (16.00%) Finance
4 5 (10.00%) Multimedia
5 2 (4.00%) Games
6 1 (2.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 42 (84.00%) Developer
2 39 (78.00%) .NET Developer
3 5 (10.00%) Social Media Executive
4 2 (4.00%) Web Developer
5 1 (2.00%) Consultant
5 1 (2.00%) Sales Consultant
5 1 (2.00%) Programmer
5 1 (2.00%) C++ Programmer
5 1 (2.00%) Android Developer
5 1 (2.00%) iOS Developer
5 1 (2.00%) Social Media Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (78.00%) .NET
1 39 (78.00%) ASP.NET
1 39 (78.00%) WCF
1 39 (78.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 31 (62.00%) RESTful
2 31 (62.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 13 (26.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 13 (26.00%) .NET Framework
4 8 (16.00%) Spring.NET
4 8 (16.00%) Unity DI Container
4 8 (16.00%) Castle Windsor
4 8 (16.00%) Ninject
5 3 (6.00%) HTML
5 3 (6.00%) CSS
6 2 (4.00%) JSON
6 2 (4.00%) XHTML
6 2 (4.00%) LAMP
6 2 (4.00%) Ajax
6 2 (4.00%) HTML5
7 1 (2.00%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 26 (52.00%) Social Media
2 21 (42.00%) Enterprise Software
3 18 (36.00%) BBC
4 8 (16.00%) Social Network
4 8 (16.00%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (2.00%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.00%) Linux
1 1 (2.00%) Android
1 1 (2.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (82.00%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (80.00%) TDD
2 40 (80.00%) MVC
3 39 (78.00%) Web Application Development
4 31 (62.00%) BDD
5 20 (40.00%) OO
6 9 (18.00%) Scrum
7 8 (16.00%) Dependency Injection
7 8 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
7 8 (16.00%) Kanban
8 5 (10.00%) Time Management
9 2 (4.00%) Game Development
9 2 (4.00%) Web Development
10 1 (2.00%) Test Scripting
10 1 (2.00%) E-Commerce
10 1 (2.00%) B2C
10 1 (2.00%) SEO
10 1 (2.00%) MVVM
10 1 (2.00%) Customer Engagement
10 1 (2.00%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 39 (78.00%) C#
2 31 (62.00%) Ruby
3 2 (4.00%) PHP5
3 2 (4.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (4.00%) PHP
4 1 (2.00%) Objective-C
4 1 (2.00%) C++
4 1 (2.00%) C
Vendors
1 23 (46.00%) Google
2 18 (36.00%) Apple
2 18 (36.00%) Sony
2 18 (36.00%) Yahoo!
3 16 (32.00%) Twitter
4 5 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.00%) HubSpot
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