The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Google products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Google over the 3 months to 29 January 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 Google.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google
Rank 107 95 104
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +9
Permanent jobs citing Google 11 12 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.61% 0.77% 0.30%
As % of the Vendors category 1.27% 1.30% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 5
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Google
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Vendors Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
869 925 926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 48.39% 59.26% 55.18%
Number of salaries quoted 795 788 780
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,675 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.68% -

Google
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Google across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Google Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Google
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Google across the Birmingham region.

Google Salary Trend in Birmingham

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Google 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 Google.

1 29 (82.86%) Facebook
2 28 (80.00%) MVC
2 28 (80.00%) Git (software)
3 23 (65.71%) HTML
4 22 (62.86%) CSS
5 20 (57.14%) Twitter
6 19 (54.29%) Android Development
6 19 (54.29%) Android
6 19 (54.29%) HTML5
6 19 (54.29%) Web Services
7 16 (45.71%) Social Media
8 14 (40.00%) OAuth
8 14 (40.00%) Game Development
8 14 (40.00%) Android SDK
8 14 (40.00%) Animation
8 14 (40.00%) JSON
8 14 (40.00%) Games
8 14 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (40.00%) TDD
9 13 (37.14%) Xcode
9 13 (37.14%) Objective-C
9 13 (37.14%) Apple iOS
9 13 (37.14%) iOS Development
10 10 (28.57%) SQL Server
11 9 (25.71%) C#
11 9 (25.71%) ASP.NET
11 9 (25.71%) Java
11 9 (25.71%) .NET
11 9 (25.71%) OO
11 9 (25.71%) Apple

Google
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Google 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 Google. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (25.71%) Node.js
2 2 (5.71%) GlassFish
Business Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.86%) WebTrends
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) Intranet
1 1 (2.86%) Internet
1 1 (2.86%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 9 (25.71%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.71%) MySQL
3 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.86%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 28 (80.00%) Git (software)
2 13 (37.14%) Xcode
3 6 (17.14%) Eclipse
General
1 14 (40.00%) Games
2 2 (5.71%) Marketing
2 2 (5.71%) Retail
3 1 (2.86%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 30 (85.71%) Developer
2 13 (37.14%) iOS Developer
3 9 (25.71%) .NET Developer
4 6 (17.14%) Android Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Marketing Executive
5 2 (5.71%) Content Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Java Developer
5 2 (5.71%) E-Commerce Manager
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Digital Marketing Executive
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Java Development Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Lead Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Development Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Technical Leader
6 1 (2.86%) Team Leader
6 1 (2.86%) Java Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (65.71%) HTML
2 22 (62.86%) CSS
3 19 (54.29%) HTML5
3 19 (54.29%) Web Services
4 14 (40.00%) OAuth
4 14 (40.00%) Android SDK
4 14 (40.00%) JSON
5 9 (25.71%) ASP.NET
5 9 (25.71%) .NET
5 9 (25.71%) WCF
5 9 (25.71%) RESTful
5 9 (25.71%) ASP.NET MVC
5 9 (25.71%) ASP.NET Web API
6 5 (14.29%) WebGL
6 5 (14.29%) CSS3
7 3 (8.57%) GWT
8 2 (5.71%) JPA
8 2 (5.71%) Hibernate
8 2 (5.71%) J2EE
8 2 (5.71%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 16 (45.71%) Social Media
2 14 (40.00%) Animation
3 9 (25.71%) BBC
4 2 (5.71%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.86%) User Experience
5 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 19 (54.29%) Android
2 13 (37.14%) Apple iOS
3 2 (5.71%) Linux
4 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (80.00%) MVC
2 19 (54.29%) Android Development
3 14 (40.00%) Game Development
3 14 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (40.00%) TDD
4 13 (37.14%) iOS Development
5 9 (25.71%) OO
5 9 (25.71%) BDD
5 9 (25.71%) Web Application Development
6 5 (14.29%) Scrum
6 5 (14.29%) MVVM
7 4 (11.43%) Analytics
7 4 (11.43%) SEO
8 2 (5.71%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (5.71%) E-Commerce
8 2 (5.71%) Mobile Application Development
9 1 (2.86%) Project Management
9 1 (2.86%) ERP
9 1 (2.86%) B2C
9 1 (2.86%) Online Marketing
Programming Languages
1 13 (37.14%) Objective-C
2 9 (25.71%) C#
2 9 (25.71%) Java
2 9 (25.71%) Ruby
3 2 (5.71%) SQL
4 1 (2.86%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.86%) PHP
4 1 (2.86%) RPG
Qualifications
1 2 (5.71%) DV Cleared
1 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 29 (82.86%) Facebook
2 20 (57.14%) Twitter
3 9 (25.71%) Apple
3 9 (25.71%) Sony
3 9 (25.71%) Yahoo!
4 2 (5.71%) Oracle
5 1 (2.86%) Business Objects
5 1 (2.86%) SAP
5 1 (2.86%) Citrix
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