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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google
Rank 63 58 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs citing Google 3 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.46% 1.02% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.99% 2.06% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 0
Average salary £26,000 £27,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.58% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
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
302 243 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 46.60% 49.59% 44.49%
Number of salaries quoted 244 210 224
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,100 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £49,750 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 27 March 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 (77.78%) HTML
2 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 5 (55.56%) CSS
2 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (44.44%) Google Analytics
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) Photoshop
3 4 (44.44%) Twitter
3 4 (44.44%) Analytics
4 3 (33.33%) User Experience
4 3 (33.33%) REST
4 3 (33.33%) CSS3
4 3 (33.33%) HTML5
4 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 3 (33.33%) PHP
4 3 (33.33%) MVC
4 3 (33.33%) SEO
4 3 (33.33%) Scrum
4 3 (33.33%) Mercurial
4 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
4 3 (33.33%) Subversion
5 2 (22.22%) Network Design
5 2 (22.22%) Ruby
5 2 (22.22%) Web Analytics
5 2 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (22.22%) Marketing
5 2 (22.22%) Web Development
5 2 (22.22%) VPLS
5 2 (22.22%) Graphic Design
5 2 (22.22%) Copywriting

Google
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (22.22%) CMS
2 1 (11.11%) Node.js
2 1 (11.11%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Photoshop
2 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (22.22%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (22.22%) GIMP
3 2 (22.22%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (44.44%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (22.22%) SaaS
1 2 (22.22%) GitHub
2 1 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) LAN
1 2 (22.22%) WAN
1 2 (22.22%) HTTP
1 2 (22.22%) VPN
1 2 (22.22%) DNS
1 2 (22.22%) Firewall
1 2 (22.22%) VPLS
2 1 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) MySQL
1 2 (22.22%) MongoDB
1 2 (22.22%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Subversion
1 3 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 3 (33.33%) Mercurial
2 1 (11.11%) Grunt
2 1 (11.11%) Bower
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
1 2 (22.22%) Marketing
2 1 (11.11%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Web Developer
2 2 (22.22%) PHP Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Marketing Executive
2 2 (22.22%) Cloud Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Designer
3 1 (11.11%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) HTML
2 5 (55.56%) CSS
3 3 (33.33%) HTML5
3 3 (33.33%) REST
3 3 (33.33%) CSS3
4 2 (22.22%) SOAP
4 2 (22.22%) jQuery
5 1 (11.11%) Google Maps API
5 1 (11.11%) WebSockets
5 1 (11.11%) Laravel
5 1 (11.11%) Backbone.js
5 1 (11.11%) Sass
5 1 (11.11%) LESS
5 1 (11.11%) Ember.js
5 1 (11.11%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) User Experience
2 2 (22.22%) Graphic Design
2 2 (22.22%) Copywriting
2 2 (22.22%) Social Network
2 2 (22.22%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (44.44%) Analytics
3 3 (33.33%) MVC
3 3 (33.33%) SEO
3 3 (33.33%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) Web Design
4 2 (22.22%) Network Design
4 2 (22.22%) OO
4 2 (22.22%) Web Analytics
4 2 (22.22%) Web Development
4 2 (22.22%) Email Marketing
4 2 (22.22%) Time Management
4 2 (22.22%) OO PHP
5 1 (11.11%) OOP
5 1 (11.11%) Web Usability
5 1 (11.11%) Progressive Enhancement
5 1 (11.11%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (11.11%) Graceful Degradation
5 1 (11.11%) Performance Testing
5 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) JavaScript
2 3 (33.33%) PHP
3 2 (22.22%) Ruby
4 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
4 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
4 1 (11.11%) Golang
4 1 (11.11%) Python
4 1 (11.11%) Perl
4 1 (11.11%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) XenServer
2 1 (11.11%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Puppet
1 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
1 4 (44.44%) Twitter
2 2 (22.22%) Adobe
2 2 (22.22%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) Facebook
3 1 (11.11%) Apple