The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Google products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Google over the 3 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google
Rank 71 89 79
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -10
Permanent jobs citing Google 25 6 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.51% 0.56% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 4.91% 1.43% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 25 4 1
Average salary £40,000 £22,500 £22,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+77.77% +2.27%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -4.41%
Google
South East

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

Vendors Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
509 419 393
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 51.05% 39.16% 50.26%
Number of salaries quoted 420 359 340
Average salary £41,000 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.52% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

Google
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Google Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Google
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Google Salary Trend in Kent

Google
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Google across the Kent region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Google Salary Histogram in Kent

Google
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Google within the Kent region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
Dartford - 8 £48,750 - 1
Cranbrook 0 4 £40,000 +77.77% 1
Canterbury - 3 £40,000 - 1
Maidstone - 1 £20,000 -
Google
South East

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 37 (57.81%) SQL Server
2 32 (50.00%) MVC
3 30 (46.88%) .NET
4 29 (45.31%) C#
4 29 (45.31%) ASP.NET
5 28 (43.75%) TDD
5 28 (43.75%) ASP.NET MVC
6 25 (39.06%) Agile Software Development
7 23 (35.94%) Node.js
8 22 (34.38%) Web Application Development
8 22 (34.38%) SQL Server 2012
8 22 (34.38%) WCF
9 21 (32.81%) Microsoft
10 20 (31.25%) SEO
10 20 (31.25%) Google Analytics
10 20 (31.25%) Pay per click
10 20 (31.25%) Analytics
11 19 (29.69%) Facebook
12 18 (28.13%) NoSQL
12 18 (28.13%) Marketing
12 18 (28.13%) Git (software)
13 16 (25.00%) RESTful
13 16 (25.00%) Android
13 16 (25.00%) jQuery
13 16 (25.00%) Social Media
13 16 (25.00%) BBC
13 16 (25.00%) Sony
13 16 (25.00%) Yahoo!
13 16 (25.00%) Apple
13 16 (25.00%) JavaScript

Google
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 23 (35.94%) Node.js
2 1 (1.56%) CMS
2 1 (1.56%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.56%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 14 (21.88%) MS Excel
2 9 (14.06%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (9.38%) Photoshop
3 6 (9.38%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 20 (31.25%) Google Analytics
2 14 (21.88%) WebTrends
3 1 (1.56%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (1.56%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.81%) Intranet
2 3 (4.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (57.81%) SQL Server
2 22 (34.38%) SQL Server 2012
3 18 (28.13%) NoSQL
4 9 (14.06%) Big Data
5 7 (10.94%) MS Access
6 5 (7.81%) MySQL
6 5 (7.81%) MongoDB
7 2 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 18 (28.13%) Git (software)
2 5 (7.81%) Subversion
General
1 18 (28.13%) Marketing
2 15 (23.44%) Games
3 12 (18.75%) Retail
4 2 (3.13%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 43 (67.19%) Developer
2 22 (34.38%) .NET Developer
3 13 (20.31%) Analyst
3 13 (20.31%) Web Analyst
4 10 (15.63%) Web Developer
5 7 (10.94%) PPC Specialist
5 7 (10.94%) Data Analyst
5 7 (10.94%) PPC Manager
5 7 (10.94%) PPC Analyst
5 7 (10.94%) PPC Executive
6 6 (9.38%) Developer Analyst
7 5 (7.81%) Account Manager
8 4 (6.25%) PHP Developer
8 4 (6.25%) Front-End Developer
9 3 (4.69%) Front-End Web Developer
9 3 (4.69%) PHP MySQL Developer
9 3 (4.69%) Android Developer
10 2 (3.13%) PHP LAMP Developer
10 2 (3.13%) Team Leader
11 1 (1.56%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (46.88%) .NET
2 29 (45.31%) ASP.NET
3 28 (43.75%) ASP.NET MVC
4 22 (34.38%) WCF
5 16 (25.00%) jQuery
5 16 (25.00%) RESTful
6 13 (20.31%) KnockoutJS
6 13 (20.31%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 13 (20.31%) ASP.NET Web API
7 11 (17.19%) CSS
7 11 (17.19%) HTML
8 10 (15.63%) HTML5
8 10 (15.63%) CSS3
9 9 (14.06%) Ninject
10 8 (12.50%) Web Services
10 8 (12.50%) XML
10 8 (12.50%) JSON
11 6 (9.38%) LINQ
11 6 (9.38%) MooTools
11 6 (9.38%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 16 (25.00%) BBC
1 16 (25.00%) Social Media
2 15 (23.44%) Mobile App
3 14 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (18.75%) iPhone
5 5 (7.81%) Copywriting
5 5 (7.81%) Social Network
6 3 (4.69%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 16 (25.00%) Android
2 6 (9.38%) Windows
3 1 (1.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (50.00%) MVC
2 28 (43.75%) TDD
3 25 (39.06%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (34.38%) Web Application Development
5 20 (31.25%) Analytics
5 20 (31.25%) Pay per click
5 20 (31.25%) SEO
6 14 (21.88%) OO
7 13 (20.31%) BDD
8 10 (15.63%) E-Commerce
9 9 (14.06%) Data Analysis
9 9 (14.06%) Domain-Driven Design
9 9 (14.06%) Dependency Injection
10 7 (10.94%) Performance Analysis
10 7 (10.94%) Web Analytics
10 7 (10.94%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (9.38%) Web Development
12 5 (7.81%) Search Engine Marketing
12 5 (7.81%) Unit Testing
12 5 (7.81%) OOP
Programming Languages
1 29 (45.31%) C#
2 16 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 15 (23.44%) SQL
4 13 (20.31%) Ruby
5 7 (10.94%) PHP
6 4 (6.25%) Java
7 2 (3.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (7.81%) Degree
Vendors
1 21 (32.81%) Microsoft
2 19 (29.69%) Facebook
3 16 (25.00%) Apple
3 16 (25.00%) Sony
3 16 (25.00%) Yahoo!
4 6 (9.38%) Adobe
5 3 (4.69%) Twitter
6 1 (1.56%) Oracle
6 1 (1.56%) SAP
6 1 (1.56%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.56%) JD Edwards
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