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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Facebook
Rank 203 150 186
Rank change year-on-year
-53 +36
Permanent jobs citing Facebook 23 60 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.40% 1.12% 0.40%
As % of the Vendors category 0.85% 2.20% 0.80%
Number of salaries quoted 22 57 20
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +14.28%
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
2712 2726 2746
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 47.70% 50.74% 50.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2232 2262 2359
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £65,000
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 31 August 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 31 August 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 -32 14 £37,500 -6.25% 4
Warwickshire -4 4 £42,500 +6.25%
Coventry -6 3 £45,000 +109.30% 3
Walsall - 1 - - 1
Wolverhampton - 1 £30,000 -
Facebook
England

Facebook
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 37 (68.52%) MVC
2 36 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 35 (64.81%) Social Media
4 33 (61.11%) ASP.NET MVC
4 33 (61.11%) Web Application Development
4 33 (61.11%) .NET
4 33 (61.11%) C#
4 33 (61.11%) ASP.NET
4 33 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (61.11%) TDD
4 33 (61.11%) Google
4 33 (61.11%) WCF
5 32 (59.26%) Git (software)
5 32 (59.26%) Node.js
6 29 (53.70%) Yahoo!
6 29 (53.70%) Sony
6 29 (53.70%) BBC
6 29 (53.70%) Apple
7 28 (51.85%) OO
8 27 (50.00%) Ruby
8 27 (50.00%) RESTful
8 27 (50.00%) BDD
8 27 (50.00%) NoSQL
8 27 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
9 16 (29.63%) Twitter
10 13 (24.07%) CSS
10 13 (24.07%) HTML
11 12 (22.22%) Marketing
12 11 (20.37%) JavaScript
12 11 (20.37%) HTML5

Facebook
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 32 (59.26%) Node.js
2 5 (9.26%) WordPress
3 2 (3.70%) CMS
3 2 (3.70%) Joomla!
4 1 (1.85%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 6 (11.11%) Photoshop
2 4 (7.41%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (5.56%) MS Office
3 3 (5.56%) MS Excel
3 3 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (5.56%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 27 (50.00%) NoSQL
3 6 (11.11%) MySQL
4 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 3 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 32 (59.26%) Git (software)
2 6 (11.11%) MSTest
2 6 (11.11%) Rhino Mocks
2 6 (11.11%) Moq
2 6 (11.11%) NUnit
3 1 (1.85%) Subversion
3 1 (1.85%) gulp
General
1 12 (22.22%) Marketing
2 6 (11.11%) Finance
3 5 (9.26%) Advertising
3 5 (9.26%) Games
4 4 (7.41%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 49 (90.74%) Developer
2 33 (61.11%) .NET Developer
3 6 (11.11%) Front-End Developer
4 4 (7.41%) Full Stack Developer
4 4 (7.41%) Web Developer
4 4 (7.41%) Programmer
5 3 (5.56%) SQL Developer
5 3 (5.56%) SQL Server Developer
5 3 (5.56%) Social Media Executive
6 1 (1.85%) Front-End Web Developer
6 1 (1.85%) Social Media Manager
6 1 (1.85%) SEO Specialist
6 1 (1.85%) Webmaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (61.11%) .NET
1 33 (61.11%) ASP.NET
1 33 (61.11%) WCF
1 33 (61.11%) ASP.NET MVC
2 27 (50.00%) RESTful
2 27 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 13 (24.07%) HTML
3 13 (24.07%) CSS
4 11 (20.37%) HTML5
5 6 (11.11%) Unity DI Container
5 6 (11.11%) Ajax
5 6 (11.11%) Spring.NET
5 6 (11.11%) Castle Windsor
5 6 (11.11%) Ninject
6 5 (9.26%) CSS3
6 5 (9.26%) AngularJS
7 4 (7.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (7.41%) KnockoutJS
8 3 (5.56%) XHTML
9 2 (3.70%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 35 (64.81%) Social Media
2 29 (53.70%) BBC
3 7 (12.96%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (11.11%) Inversion of Control
4 6 (11.11%) Social Network
5 1 (1.85%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.85%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (68.52%) MVC
2 33 (61.11%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (61.11%) TDD
2 33 (61.11%) Web Application Development
3 28 (51.85%) OO
4 27 (50.00%) BDD
5 8 (14.81%) Web Development
6 6 (11.11%) Scrum
6 6 (11.11%) Dependency Injection
6 6 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (11.11%) Kanban
7 4 (7.41%) Data Protection
7 4 (7.41%) OOP
7 4 (7.41%) Game Development
7 4 (7.41%) Responsive Web Design
7 4 (7.41%) Web Design
8 3 (5.56%) SEO
8 3 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (5.56%) Time Management
9 2 (3.70%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 33 (61.11%) C#
2 27 (50.00%) Ruby
3 11 (20.37%) JavaScript
4 8 (14.81%) PHP
5 7 (12.96%) SQL
6 3 (5.56%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.70%) PHP5
Qualifications
1 1 (1.85%) Degree
Vendors
1 33 (61.11%) Google
2 29 (53.70%) Apple
2 29 (53.70%) Sony
2 29 (53.70%) Yahoo!
3 16 (29.63%) Twitter
4 4 (7.41%) Adobe
5 3 (5.56%) Microsoft
6 2 (3.70%) HubSpot
7 1 (1.85%) Sitecore
7 1 (1.85%) NEC
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Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits - pension etc
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Salary: £40,000- £60,000 plus attractive benefits
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