The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Google products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Google over the 3 months to 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google
Rank 35 44 47
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +3
Permanent jobs citing Google 5 10 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 2.51% 3.39% 0.67%
As % of the Vendors category 5.38% 5.52% 2.73%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 3
Average salary £20,500 £40,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-48.75% +60.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Google
London

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

Vendors Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
93 181 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 46.73% 61.36% 24.61%
Number of salaries quoted 88 129 103
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

Google
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

Google Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Google
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

Google Salary Trend in Croydon

Google
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 5 (100.00%) Apple
1 5 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Vista
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 8

Google
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Croydon 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.

Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) IT Support
2 3 (60.00%) IT Support Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 3 (60.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Mac OS X
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Vista
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 8
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Apple