The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the West Midlands region.

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

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Facebook
Rank 178 185 194
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +9
Permanent jobs citing Facebook 30 24 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.56% 0.43% 0.21%
As % of the Vendors category 1.16% 0.87% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 29 22 10
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -29.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £25,500 £31,050
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £38,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year
+12.67% +10.93%
Vendors Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2586 2759 2436
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 48.29% 49.98% 50.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2134 2270 2069
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Facebook
England

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 11 July 2014.

Facebook Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

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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 11 July 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 +16 23 £40,000 +23.07% 4
Warwickshire +20 5 £40,000 +14.28% 1
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £28,000 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £40,000 - 1
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England

Facebook
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 33 (58.93%) Git (software)
2 32 (57.14%) MVC
3 31 (55.36%) HTML
3 31 (55.36%) CSS
4 29 (51.79%) TDD
5 24 (42.86%) .NET
6 23 (41.07%) C#
6 23 (41.07%) ASP.NET
7 22 (39.29%) SQL Server
8 21 (37.50%) JavaScript
8 21 (37.50%) Web Services
8 21 (37.50%) Ruby
8 21 (37.50%) HTML5
8 21 (37.50%) Twitter
9 19 (33.93%) RESTful
9 19 (33.93%) ASP.NET MVC
9 19 (33.93%) BDD
9 19 (33.93%) Web Application Development
9 19 (33.93%) ASP.NET Web API
10 17 (30.36%) Google
11 15 (26.79%) CSS3
12 14 (25.00%) Node.js
12 14 (25.00%) WCF
12 14 (25.00%) NoSQL
12 14 (25.00%) jQuery
13 13 (23.21%) Photoshop
14 12 (21.43%) OO
14 12 (21.43%) Advertising
15 11 (19.64%) MySQL
16 9 (16.07%) Games

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Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 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 14 (25.00%) Node.js
2 6 (10.71%) CMS
3 4 (7.14%) WordPress
3 4 (7.14%) Apache
4 3 (5.36%) Joomla!
4 3 (5.36%) Drupal
5 2 (3.57%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 13 (23.21%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.79%) MS Project
2 1 (1.79%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Magento
2 1 (1.79%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 7 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.71%) HTTPS
2 4 (7.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (39.29%) SQL Server
2 14 (25.00%) NoSQL
3 11 (19.64%) MySQL
4 7 (12.50%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (7.14%) Relational Database
6 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 33 (58.93%) Git (software)
2 9 (16.07%) Subversion
3 7 (12.50%) RSpec
3 7 (12.50%) Cucumber
3 7 (12.50%) PhoneGap
4 6 (10.71%) Xcode
5 5 (8.93%) Eclipse
General
1 12 (21.43%) Advertising
2 9 (16.07%) Games
3 7 (12.50%) Marketing
4 1 (1.79%) German Language
4 1 (1.79%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.79%) Finance
4 1 (1.79%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 50 (89.29%) Developer
2 20 (35.71%) .NET Developer
3 9 (16.07%) Front-End Developer
4 7 (12.50%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 6 (10.71%) iOS Developer
6 5 (8.93%) Android Developer
7 4 (7.14%) PHP Developer
8 2 (3.57%) C# Developer
8 2 (3.57%) Programmer
8 2 (3.57%) .NET Architect
8 2 (3.57%) Senior Programmer
8 2 (3.57%) Graduate
8 2 (3.57%) Architect
8 2 (3.57%) Project Manager
8 2 (3.57%) Graduate Developer
8 2 (3.57%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (3.57%) C# .NET Developer
8 2 (3.57%) Graduate .NET Developer
8 2 (3.57%) ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (1.79%) Graduate C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (55.36%) HTML
1 31 (55.36%) CSS
2 24 (42.86%) .NET
3 23 (41.07%) ASP.NET
4 21 (37.50%) Web Services
4 21 (37.50%) HTML5
5 19 (33.93%) RESTful
5 19 (33.93%) ASP.NET MVC
5 19 (33.93%) ASP.NET Web API
6 15 (26.79%) CSS3
7 14 (25.00%) jQuery
7 14 (25.00%) WCF
8 9 (16.07%) JSON
9 8 (14.29%) OAuth
10 7 (12.50%) Backbone.js
10 7 (12.50%) Sass
10 7 (12.50%) Ember.js
10 7 (12.50%) AngularJS
10 7 (12.50%) Apache Cordova
10 7 (12.50%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.07%) Animation
1 9 (16.07%) Social Media
2 8 (14.29%) BBC
2 8 (14.29%) Open Source
3 7 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.57%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.79%) Copywriting
5 1 (1.79%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.29%) Android
2 7 (12.50%) Apple iOS
3 3 (5.36%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (57.14%) MVC
2 29 (51.79%) TDD
3 19 (33.93%) BDD
3 19 (33.93%) Web Application Development
4 12 (21.43%) OO
5 9 (16.07%) Scrum
5 9 (16.07%) Game Development
6 8 (14.29%) Android Development
7 6 (10.71%) iOS Development
7 6 (10.71%) Responsive Web Design
8 5 (8.93%) Dependency Injection
8 5 (8.93%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (5.36%) SEO
9 3 (5.36%) MVVM
10 2 (3.57%) Project Management
10 2 (3.57%) Unit Testing
10 2 (3.57%) Integration Testing
10 2 (3.57%) Web Development
11 1 (1.79%) Business Development
11 1 (1.79%) Competitor Analysis
Programming Languages
1 23 (41.07%) C#
2 21 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 21 (37.50%) Ruby
3 7 (12.50%) CoffeeScript
3 7 (12.50%) RubyMotion
4 6 (10.71%) Objective-C
4 6 (10.71%) Java
5 4 (7.14%) PHP
5 4 (7.14%) ActionScript
6 1 (1.79%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (3.57%) Degree
2 1 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
Systems Management
1 7 (12.50%) Puppet
1 7 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 21 (37.50%) Twitter
2 17 (30.36%) Google
3 8 (14.29%) Apple
3 8 (14.29%) Sony
3 8 (14.29%) Yahoo!
4 4 (7.14%) Zend
5 2 (3.57%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.79%) Oracle
6 1 (1.79%) Microsoft
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + pension + other benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 45k per year + Bonus (£80k OTE)
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £20k - 40k per year + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Connect
Salary: Competitive, Depending on experience
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 13 days ago