The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Google products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Google over the 3 months to 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google
Rank 32 - 63
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Google 4 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 1.83% - 0.27%
As % of the Vendors category 4.60% - 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 1
Average salary £22,500 - £24,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Google
Cheshire

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

Vendors Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
87 92 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 39.91% 39.83% 26.16%
Number of salaries quoted 74 64 84
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £31,450 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £44,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Google
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Google Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Google
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Google Salary Trend in Chester

Google
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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%) Marketing
2 5 (55.56%) E-Commerce
3 4 (44.44%) Advertising
3 4 (44.44%) Pay per click
3 4 (44.44%) Social Media
3 4 (44.44%) Social Media Marketing
3 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (33.33%) SQL
4 3 (33.33%) Google Analytics
4 3 (33.33%) Analytics
5 2 (22.22%) SAS
5 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (22.22%) User Stories
6 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
6 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
6 1 (11.11%) Finance
6 1 (11.11%) Data Quality

Google
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (33.33%) Google Analytics
General
1 6 (66.67%) Marketing
2 4 (44.44%) Advertising
3 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Social Media Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Junior
4 1 (11.11%) Data Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Junior Business Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Web Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Social Media
1 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) E-Commerce
2 4 (44.44%) Pay per click
2 4 (44.44%) Social Media Marketing
3 3 (33.33%) Analytics
4 2 (22.22%) User Stories
4 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft