The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Google products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Google over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google
Rank 98 106 125
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +19
Permanent jobs citing Google 27 10 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.39% 0.63% 0.56%
As % of the Vendors category 3.19% 1.40% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 23 8 10
Average salary £32,500 £46,250 £26,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.72% +76.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,600 £27,500 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £47,500 £30,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -2.98%
Google
North West

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

Vendors Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
847 712 1110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 43.70% 44.75% 51.56%
Number of salaries quoted 666 587 978
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Google
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Google Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Google
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Google Salary Trend in Cheshire

Google
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Google across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Google Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Google
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Google within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
Macclesfield +19 13 £32,500 +8.33% 2
Warrington - 6 £23,500 -
Chester - 4 £26,000 - 2
Alderley Edge - 1 £42,500 -
Google
North West

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 26 (48.15%) HTML
2 23 (42.59%) TDD
3 21 (38.89%) Finance
4 20 (37.04%) JavaScript
5 19 (35.19%) CSS
6 18 (33.33%) .NET
6 18 (33.33%) Java
6 18 (33.33%) HTML5
6 18 (33.33%) Analytics
7 17 (31.48%) Google Analytics
8 16 (29.63%) Marketing
9 15 (27.78%) Web Services
10 14 (25.93%) C#
10 14 (25.93%) MVC
10 14 (25.93%) SEO
10 14 (25.93%) jQuery
10 14 (25.93%) CSS3
11 13 (24.07%) GWT
11 13 (24.07%) Git (software)
11 13 (24.07%) Microsoft
11 13 (24.07%) SQL Server
11 13 (24.07%) Eclipse
12 12 (22.22%) BDD
12 12 (22.22%) Symfony
12 12 (22.22%) Google Maps API
12 12 (22.22%) Sass
12 12 (22.22%) LESS
13 11 (20.37%) AngularJS
13 11 (20.37%) Bower
13 11 (20.37%) Backbone.js

Google
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 (1.85%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.85%) SAS
1 1 (1.85%) WebSphere
1 1 (1.85%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (9.26%) Photoshop
2 2 (3.70%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.70%) Fireworks
2 2 (3.70%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.85%) InDesign
3 1 (1.85%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 17 (31.48%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.85%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.41%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.85%) FTP
1 1 (1.85%) DNS
1 1 (1.85%) IP Telephony
1 1 (1.85%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (24.07%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.70%) Big Data
4 1 (1.85%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.85%) MySQL
4 1 (1.85%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.85%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.85%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 13 (24.07%) Eclipse
1 13 (24.07%) Git (software)
2 11 (20.37%) Bower
3 3 (5.56%) Visual Studio
3 3 (5.56%) Dreamweaver
4 1 (1.85%) Aptana Studio
4 1 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.85%) Sublime Text
General
1 21 (38.89%) Finance
2 16 (29.63%) Marketing
3 7 (12.96%) Advertising
4 2 (3.70%) Retail
5 1 (1.85%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (57.41%) Developer
2 11 (20.37%) .NET Developer
2 11 (20.37%) Front-End Developer
3 8 (14.81%) Analyst
4 5 (9.26%) Senior Developer
5 4 (7.41%) Graduate
5 4 (7.41%) PPC Specialist
5 4 (7.41%) Progress Developer
5 4 (7.41%) Graduate Developer
5 4 (7.41%) PPC Manager
5 4 (7.41%) PPC Analyst
5 4 (7.41%) PPC Executive
6 3 (5.56%) Junior
7 2 (3.70%) Software Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Graduate Software Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Junior Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Junior Front-End Developer
7 2 (3.70%) SEO Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) Business Analyst
8 1 (1.85%) SEO Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (48.15%) HTML
2 19 (35.19%) CSS
3 18 (33.33%) .NET
3 18 (33.33%) HTML5
4 15 (27.78%) Web Services
5 14 (25.93%) jQuery
5 14 (25.93%) CSS3
6 13 (24.07%) GWT
7 12 (22.22%) Google Maps API
7 12 (22.22%) Symfony
7 12 (22.22%) Sass
7 12 (22.22%) LESS
8 11 (20.37%) AngularJS
8 11 (20.37%) Backbone.js
9 6 (11.11%) JSON
9 6 (11.11%) ASP.NET
10 5 (9.26%) XML
11 4 (7.41%) SOAP
12 2 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
13 1 (1.85%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (11.11%) Social Media
2 4 (7.41%) Copywriting
2 4 (7.41%) Blog
3 2 (3.70%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.85%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.85%) GIS
4 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.85%) UNIX
1 1 (1.85%) Linux
1 1 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (42.59%) TDD
2 18 (33.33%) Analytics
3 14 (25.93%) MVC
3 14 (25.93%) SEO
4 12 (22.22%) BDD
5 10 (18.52%) Digital Marketing
6 9 (16.67%) Pay per click
6 9 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (16.67%) E-Commerce
6 9 (16.67%) Software Engineering
7 8 (14.81%) Automated Testing
8 6 (11.11%) Competitor Analysis
8 6 (11.11%) Web Development
8 6 (11.11%) User Stories
9 5 (9.26%) Refactoring
9 5 (9.26%) Unit Testing
9 5 (9.26%) Online Marketing
9 5 (9.26%) Pair Programming
9 5 (9.26%) Web Design
9 5 (9.26%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 20 (37.04%) JavaScript
2 18 (33.33%) Java
3 14 (25.93%) C#
4 9 (16.67%) PHP
5 8 (14.81%) SQL
6 5 (9.26%) T-SQL
6 5 (9.26%) Python
7 4 (7.41%) Golang
7 4 (7.41%) C++
8 1 (1.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (14.81%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 13 (24.07%) Microsoft
2 6 (11.11%) Facebook
3 4 (7.41%) Progress
4 3 (5.56%) Adobe
5 2 (3.70%) Yahoo!
6 1 (1.85%) Twitter
6 1 (1.85%) Xamarin
6 1 (1.85%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.85%) Apple
6 1 (1.85%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.85%) IBM
6 1 (1.85%) Oracle
6 1 (1.85%) JBoss
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