The table below looks at the statistics 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 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google
Rank 61 69 -
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -
Permanent jobs citing Google 6 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.91% 0.67% -
As % of the Vendors category 1.98% 1.29% -
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 0
Average salary £26,750 £28,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.14% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
Google
South Wales

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

Vendors Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
303 310 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 45.84% 52.01% 52.03%
Number of salaries quoted 231 260 278
Average salary £36,000 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,100 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 6 May 2015, 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 7 (87.50%) HTML
1 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
1 7 (87.50%) CSS
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) Subversion
2 6 (75.00%) MVC
2 6 (75.00%) PHP
2 6 (75.00%) Mercurial
2 6 (75.00%) Git (software)
2 6 (75.00%) HTML5
2 6 (75.00%) REST
2 6 (75.00%) CSS3
2 6 (75.00%) User Experience
3 4 (50.00%) OO PHP
3 4 (50.00%) MongoDB
3 4 (50.00%) NoSQL
3 4 (50.00%) Facebook
3 4 (50.00%) Twitter
3 4 (50.00%) GitHub
3 4 (50.00%) Ruby
3 4 (50.00%) MySQL
3 4 (50.00%) SOAP
3 4 (50.00%) OO
3 4 (50.00%) Web Development
4 3 (37.50%) Python
4 3 (37.50%) Go
5 2 (25.00%) Grunt
5 2 (25.00%) Bower
5 2 (25.00%) Scrum
5 2 (25.00%) SEO

Google
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, 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 2 (25.00%) Node.js
2 1 (12.50%) OpenStack
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Photoshop
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) GitHub
2 1 (12.50%) Google Analytics
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) LAN
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
1 1 (12.50%) HTTP
1 1 (12.50%) VPN
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) MySQL
1 4 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 4 (50.00%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Subversion
1 6 (75.00%) Git (software)
1 6 (75.00%) Mercurial
2 2 (25.00%) Grunt
2 2 (25.00%) Bower
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
1 1 (12.50%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) PHP Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) HTML
1 7 (87.50%) CSS
2 6 (75.00%) HTML5
2 6 (75.00%) REST
2 6 (75.00%) CSS3
3 4 (50.00%) SOAP
4 2 (25.00%) WebSockets
4 2 (25.00%) Backbone.js
4 2 (25.00%) Sass
4 2 (25.00%) LESS
4 2 (25.00%) Ember.js
4 2 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (25.00%) Google Maps API
5 1 (12.50%) Laravel
5 1 (12.50%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) User Experience
2 1 (12.50%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (75.00%) MVC
3 4 (50.00%) OO
3 4 (50.00%) Web Development
3 4 (50.00%) OO PHP
4 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (25.00%) Web Usability
4 2 (25.00%) Progressive Enhancement
4 2 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (25.00%) Graceful Degradation
4 2 (25.00%) SEO
4 2 (25.00%) Scrum
5 1 (12.50%) Web Design
5 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
5 1 (12.50%) Network Design
5 1 (12.50%) Analytics
5 1 (12.50%) Web Analytics
5 1 (12.50%) Time Management
5 1 (12.50%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) JavaScript
2 6 (75.00%) PHP
3 4 (50.00%) Ruby
4 3 (37.50%) Go
4 3 (37.50%) Python
5 1 (12.50%) Perl
5 1 (12.50%) C#
5 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
5 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (12.50%) XenServer
1 1 (12.50%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Puppet
1 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Facebook
1 4 (50.00%) Twitter
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Apple
2 1 (12.50%) VMware