The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Google products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Google over the 3 months to 30 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 Cardiff region.

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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google
Rank 65 58 46
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -12
Permanent jobs citing Google 3 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.44% 0.18% 0.28%
As % of the Vendors category 0.88% 0.40% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 1
Average salary £32,500 £55,000 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.90% +124.48%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -1.51%
Vendors Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
339 253 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 50.00% 46.08% 53.48%
Number of salaries quoted 317 197 173
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +10.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Google
South Wales

Google
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Google Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Google
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Google Salary Trend in Cardiff

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 6 (66.67%) HTML
1 6 (66.67%) SEO
1 6 (66.67%) Social Network
1 6 (66.67%) Twitter
2 5 (55.56%) GitHub
2 5 (55.56%) Relational Database
2 5 (55.56%) Symfony
2 5 (55.56%) jQuery
2 5 (55.56%) Back Office
2 5 (55.56%) Facebook
2 5 (55.56%) Subversion
2 5 (55.56%) Content Management
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (55.56%) PHP
2 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 5 (55.56%) Visual Studio
2 5 (55.56%) CSS
2 5 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (33.33%) Windows
3 3 (33.33%) MS Office
4 2 (22.22%) MCP
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) Mac OS X
4 2 (22.22%) Apple
4 2 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (22.22%) Wireless
4 2 (22.22%) MS Excel

Google
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 1 (11.11%) OpenStack
1 1 (11.11%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Office
2 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
3 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (11.11%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) GitHub
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (22.22%) Wireless
1 2 (22.22%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) Relational Database
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) Subversion
1 5 (55.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (55.56%) Back Office
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Software Developer
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
1 5 (55.56%) PHP Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Marketing Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) HTML
2 5 (55.56%) Symfony
2 5 (55.56%) jQuery
2 5 (55.56%) CSS
3 2 (22.22%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) Social Network
2 1 (11.11%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Mac OS X
2 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
3 1 (11.11%) CentOS
3 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) SEO
2 5 (55.56%) Content Management
2 5 (55.56%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (11.11%) Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) Time Management
3 1 (11.11%) Email Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) PHP
1 5 (55.56%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
2 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 1 (11.11%) Ruby
2 1 (11.11%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) MCP
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) KVM
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (11.11%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Twitter
2 5 (55.56%) Facebook
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) Apple
4 1 (11.11%) VMware