The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 Cheshire region.

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

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google
Rank 91 98 120
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +22
Permanent jobs citing Google 35 27 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.90% 1.45% 0.34%
As % of the Vendors category 4.53% 3.14% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 26 23 6
Average salary £31,250 £30,000 £28,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +6.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £17,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Vendors Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
773 861 787
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 41.94% 46.09% 44.14%
Number of salaries quoted 559 642 684
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +13.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £21,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Google
North West

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Warrington - 15 £30,000 - 2
Nantwich - 6 - -
Macclesfield - 5 £30,000 - 1
Wilmslow -5 3 £37,500 +53.06%
Knutsford +7 1 - - 1
Google
North West

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (65.00%) Java
2 22 (55.00%) .NET
3 18 (45.00%) HTML
3 18 (45.00%) Web Services
4 17 (42.50%) SQL Server
5 16 (40.00%) Finance
5 16 (40.00%) GWT
6 14 (35.00%) PHP
7 13 (32.50%) ASP.NET
7 13 (32.50%) TDD
8 12 (30.00%) C#
8 12 (30.00%) MVC
9 11 (27.50%) Eclipse
9 11 (27.50%) Degree
9 11 (27.50%) HTML5
10 10 (25.00%) SEO
10 10 (25.00%) Microsoft
11 9 (22.50%) Python
11 9 (22.50%) C++
11 9 (22.50%) Golang
11 9 (22.50%) Analytics
12 8 (20.00%) JavaScript
12 8 (20.00%) CSS
12 8 (20.00%) SOAP
12 8 (20.00%) BDD
12 8 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (20.00%) Google Analytics
12 8 (20.00%) Automated Testing
12 8 (20.00%) Marketing
13 7 (17.50%) Web Development

Google
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (2.50%) OpenStack
1 1 (2.50%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Fireworks
1 1 (2.50%) Photoshop
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (20.00%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) IaaS
1 1 (2.50%) SaaS
1 1 (2.50%) PaaS
1 1 (2.50%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (42.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (7.50%) Big Data
3 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (27.50%) Eclipse
2 5 (12.50%) Cucumber
2 5 (12.50%) Maven
2 5 (12.50%) Selenium
2 5 (12.50%) JUnit
3 4 (10.00%) Visual Studio
4 1 (2.50%) Git (software)
General
1 16 (40.00%) Finance
2 8 (20.00%) Marketing
3 5 (12.50%) Automotive
4 3 (7.50%) Retail
4 3 (7.50%) Advertising
5 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 31 (77.50%) Developer
2 11 (27.50%) .NET Developer
3 8 (20.00%) Senior Developer
4 7 (17.50%) Software Developer
5 6 (15.00%) Progress Developer
6 5 (12.50%) Analyst
7 4 (10.00%) PPC Specialist
7 4 (10.00%) PPC Manager
7 4 (10.00%) PPC Analyst
7 4 (10.00%) PPC Executive
8 3 (7.50%) Analyst Developer
9 2 (5.00%) Architect
9 2 (5.00%) Java Developer
9 2 (5.00%) C++ Developer
9 2 (5.00%) C# Developer
9 2 (5.00%) C++/Java Developer
10 1 (2.50%) .NET Software Developer
10 1 (2.50%) Cloud Architect
10 1 (2.50%) C# .NET Developer
10 1 (2.50%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (55.00%) .NET
2 18 (45.00%) HTML
2 18 (45.00%) Web Services
3 16 (40.00%) GWT
4 13 (32.50%) ASP.NET
5 11 (27.50%) HTML5
6 8 (20.00%) CSS
6 8 (20.00%) SOAP
7 7 (17.50%) JSON
8 5 (12.50%) Spring
8 5 (12.50%) Swing
8 5 (12.50%) J2EE
8 5 (12.50%) Hibernate
9 4 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 3 (7.50%) XML
10 3 (7.50%) Middleware
11 2 (5.00%) jQuery
12 1 (2.50%) Sass
12 1 (2.50%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.50%) Digital Media
2 1 (2.50%) Social Media
2 1 (2.50%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.50%) Linux
1 3 (7.50%) UNIX
2 1 (2.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (32.50%) TDD
2 12 (30.00%) MVC
3 10 (25.00%) SEO
4 9 (22.50%) Analytics
5 8 (20.00%) BDD
5 8 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (20.00%) Automated Testing
6 7 (17.50%) Web Development
7 6 (15.00%) UML
7 6 (15.00%) Digital Marketing
8 5 (12.50%) Pay per click
8 5 (12.50%) Software Engineering
8 5 (12.50%) OO
8 5 (12.50%) SOA
9 4 (10.00%) E-Commerce
9 4 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (10.00%) Information Architecture
9 4 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
10 3 (7.50%) User Stories
10 3 (7.50%) Parallel Processing
Programming Languages
1 26 (65.00%) Java
2 14 (35.00%) PHP
3 12 (30.00%) C#
4 9 (22.50%) Python
4 9 (22.50%) C++
4 9 (22.50%) Golang
5 8 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 5 (12.50%) SQL
7 3 (7.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (27.50%) Degree
2 5 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 5 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (2.50%) KVM
1 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (2.50%) XenServer
1 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.00%) Progress
3 5 (12.50%) JBoss
4 2 (5.00%) Yahoo!
4 2 (5.00%) Facebook
5 1 (2.50%) Twitter
5 1 (2.50%) Rackspace
5 1 (2.50%) VMware
5 1 (2.50%) Citrix
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Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
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Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £25000.0000 - £35000.0000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Knutsford
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Salary: £20k - 22k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago