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 30 October 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Facebook
Rank 185 186 190
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Permanent jobs citing Facebook 39 25 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.68% 0.48% 0.22%
As % of the Vendors category 1.35% 0.94% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 36 20 10
Average salary £38,750 £42,500 £29,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.82% +44.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,750 £29,200 £18,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £69,000 £36,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £34,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+8.69% -1.42%
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
2889 2658 2257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 50.28% 50.58% 49.05%
Number of salaries quoted 2447 2265 1929
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

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 30 October 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 30 October 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 +10 34 £40,000 +17.64% 2
Staffordshire - 2 £34,750 -
Facebook
England

Facebook
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 70 (89.74%) MVC
2 64 (82.05%) Git (software)
3 49 (62.82%) Twitter
4 48 (61.54%) Web Services
4 48 (61.54%) HTML
5 46 (58.97%) CSS
6 45 (57.69%) HTML5
7 43 (55.13%) Agile Software Development
7 43 (55.13%) TDD
8 41 (52.56%) Google
9 35 (44.87%) Android
9 35 (44.87%) Android Development
10 32 (41.03%) iOS Development
10 32 (41.03%) Apple iOS
10 32 (41.03%) Xcode
10 32 (41.03%) Objective-C
11 31 (39.74%) JSON
12 30 (38.46%) Games
12 30 (38.46%) Game Development
12 30 (38.46%) Animation
13 28 (35.90%) OAuth
14 27 (34.62%) C#
15 25 (32.05%) .NET
15 25 (32.05%) SQL Server
15 25 (32.05%) ASP.NET
15 25 (32.05%) Scrum
15 25 (32.05%) Social Media
16 24 (30.77%) Android SDK
17 23 (29.49%) ASP.NET Web API
17 23 (29.49%) BDD

Facebook
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 18 (23.08%) Node.js
2 3 (3.85%) WordPress
2 3 (3.85%) Apache
2 3 (3.85%) CMS
3 2 (2.56%) Joomla!
3 2 (2.56%) Drupal
4 1 (1.28%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (3.85%) Photoshop
1 3 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (5.13%) Google Analytics
2 2 (2.56%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.85%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (32.05%) SQL Server
2 18 (23.08%) NoSQL
3 3 (3.85%) Relational Database
3 3 (3.85%) MySQL
4 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 64 (82.05%) Git (software)
2 32 (41.03%) Xcode
3 14 (17.95%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.56%) Subversion
General
1 30 (38.46%) Games
2 19 (24.36%) Advertising
3 10 (12.82%) Marketing
4 3 (3.85%) Finance
5 1 (1.28%) German Language
Job Titles
1 70 (89.74%) Developer
2 32 (41.03%) iOS Developer
3 22 (28.21%) .NET Developer
4 15 (19.23%) Android Developer
5 3 (3.85%) PHP Developer
6 2 (2.56%) .NET Architect
6 2 (2.56%) Marketing Executive
6 2 (2.56%) Architect
7 1 (1.28%) Software Developer
7 1 (1.28%) Senior Developer
7 1 (1.28%) Administrator
7 1 (1.28%) C# Software Developer
7 1 (1.28%) Resourcer
7 1 (1.28%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (1.28%) Digital Marketing Executive
7 1 (1.28%) C# Developer
7 1 (1.28%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (1.28%) Senior iOS Developer
7 1 (1.28%) Campaign Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 48 (61.54%) HTML
1 48 (61.54%) Web Services
2 46 (58.97%) CSS
3 45 (57.69%) HTML5
4 31 (39.74%) JSON
5 28 (35.90%) OAuth
6 25 (32.05%) .NET
6 25 (32.05%) ASP.NET
7 24 (30.77%) Android SDK
8 23 (29.49%) ASP.NET Web API
8 23 (29.49%) RESTful
8 23 (29.49%) ASP.NET MVC
9 19 (24.36%) CSS3
10 18 (23.08%) WebGL
10 18 (23.08%) WCF
11 15 (19.23%) .NET Framework
12 13 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 4 (5.13%) jQuery
14 3 (3.85%) SOAP
14 3 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 30 (38.46%) Animation
2 25 (32.05%) Social Media
3 13 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (6.41%) BBC
5 3 (3.85%) Wiki
5 3 (3.85%) Blog
5 3 (3.85%) Social Network
6 2 (2.56%) iPhone
6 2 (2.56%) User Experience
6 2 (2.56%) iPad
6 2 (2.56%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 35 (44.87%) Android
2 32 (41.03%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.56%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (89.74%) MVC
2 43 (55.13%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (55.13%) TDD
3 35 (44.87%) Android Development
4 32 (41.03%) iOS Development
5 30 (38.46%) Game Development
6 25 (32.05%) Scrum
7 23 (29.49%) Web Application Development
7 23 (29.49%) BDD
8 18 (23.08%) MVVM
9 8 (10.26%) OO
10 5 (6.41%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (6.41%) Dependency Injection
11 4 (5.13%) Digital Marketing
11 4 (5.13%) Analytics
11 4 (5.13%) SEO
12 3 (3.85%) Coaching
13 2 (2.56%) Software Engineering
14 1 (1.28%) Pay per click
14 1 (1.28%) B2C
Programming Languages
1 32 (41.03%) Objective-C
2 27 (34.62%) C#
3 18 (23.08%) Ruby
4 16 (20.51%) Java
5 5 (6.41%) ActionScript
6 4 (5.13%) JavaScript
7 3 (3.85%) PHP
Vendors
1 49 (62.82%) Twitter
2 41 (52.56%) Google
3 5 (6.41%) Apple
3 5 (6.41%) Sony
3 5 (6.41%) Yahoo!
4 3 (3.85%) Zend
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Salary: £25000 - £34000 per annum + great role & benefits
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