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 23 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google
Rank 85 98 72
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -26
Permanent jobs citing Google 22 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.01% 0.89% 0.57%
As % of the Vendors category 4.16% 2.19% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 22 10 3
Average salary £45,500 £60,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.16% +55.84%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
529 457 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 48.31% 40.62% 49.36%
Number of salaries quoted 474 407 284
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

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 23 January 2015.

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 23 January 2015. 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 -6 6 £50,000 +56.25%
Maidstone - 5 £30,000 - 1
Folkestone - 3 £41,000 -
West Malling - 3 £57,500 -
Tunbridge Wells +7 2 £28,750 -52.08% 1
Canterbury - 1 £40,000 -
Google
South East

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 20 (46.51%) SQL Server
2 18 (41.86%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (41.86%) TDD
2 18 (41.86%) Android
3 17 (39.53%) Analytics
4 16 (37.21%) MVC
5 15 (34.88%) ASP.NET
5 15 (34.88%) C#
5 15 (34.88%) .NET
5 15 (34.88%) KnockoutJS
5 15 (34.88%) Google Analytics
5 15 (34.88%) Node.js
6 14 (32.56%) Ninject
6 14 (32.56%) ASP.NET MVC
6 14 (32.56%) Dependency Injection
6 14 (32.56%) iPhone
6 14 (32.56%) Domain-Driven Design
6 14 (32.56%) Mobile App
6 14 (32.56%) Web Application Development
6 14 (32.56%) Games
6 14 (32.56%) WCF
7 11 (25.58%) Marketing
7 11 (25.58%) MS Excel
7 11 (25.58%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (23.26%) SEO
9 9 (20.93%) MS PowerPoint
9 9 (20.93%) Social Media
10 8 (18.60%) Web Analytics
11 7 (16.28%) User Experience
11 7 (16.28%) Facebook

Google
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, 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 15 (34.88%) Node.js
2 7 (16.28%) CMS
3 3 (6.98%) WordPress
4 1 (2.33%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (2.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 11 (25.58%) MS Excel
2 9 (20.93%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (6.98%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 15 (34.88%) Google Analytics
2 3 (6.98%) WebTrends
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (46.51%) SQL Server
2 6 (13.95%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (11.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (11.63%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (11.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (11.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (6.98%) Big Data
4 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (4.65%) MySQL
5 2 (4.65%) MongoDB
5 2 (4.65%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.33%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (4.65%) Subversion
1 2 (4.65%) Git (software)
General
1 14 (32.56%) Games
2 11 (25.58%) Marketing
3 3 (6.98%) Finance
3 3 (6.98%) Publishing
4 2 (4.65%) Retail
4 2 (4.65%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 27 (62.79%) Developer
2 14 (32.56%) .NET Developer
3 6 (13.95%) Analyst
4 4 (9.30%) Web Analyst
4 4 (9.30%) Android Developer
5 3 (6.98%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
5 3 (6.98%) Website Developer
5 3 (6.98%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 3 (6.98%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 2 (4.65%) Team Leader
6 2 (4.65%) MI Analyst
7 1 (2.33%) CMS Developer
7 1 (2.33%) Front-End Developer
7 1 (2.33%) Graduate
7 1 (2.33%) Junior
7 1 (2.33%) Data Analyst
7 1 (2.33%) PHP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (34.88%) ASP.NET
1 15 (34.88%) .NET
1 15 (34.88%) KnockoutJS
2 14 (32.56%) Ninject
2 14 (32.56%) ASP.NET MVC
2 14 (32.56%) WCF
3 6 (13.95%) Web Services
4 5 (11.63%) XML
5 4 (9.30%) CSS
5 4 (9.30%) HTML
5 4 (9.30%) jQuery
5 4 (9.30%) RESTful
6 2 (4.65%) LAMP
6 2 (4.65%) CodeIgniter
6 2 (4.65%) CakePHP
6 2 (4.65%) JSON
6 2 (4.65%) Laravel
7 1 (2.33%) Backbone.js
7 1 (2.33%) CSS3
7 1 (2.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 14 (32.56%) iPhone
1 14 (32.56%) Mobile App
2 11 (25.58%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (20.93%) Social Media
4 7 (16.28%) User Experience
4 7 (16.28%) BBC
5 4 (9.30%) Smartphone
5 4 (9.30%) Digital Media
6 2 (4.65%) Mathematics
6 2 (4.65%) Computer Science
6 2 (4.65%) Social Network
6 2 (4.65%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 18 (41.86%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (41.86%) Agile Software Development
1 18 (41.86%) TDD
2 17 (39.53%) Analytics
3 16 (37.21%) MVC
4 14 (32.56%) Dependency Injection
4 14 (32.56%) Domain-Driven Design
4 14 (32.56%) Web Application Development
5 10 (23.26%) SEO
6 8 (18.60%) Web Analytics
7 6 (13.95%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (11.63%) Data Analysis
9 4 (9.30%) Pay per click
9 4 (9.30%) Android Development
10 3 (6.98%) Performance Analysis
10 3 (6.98%) E-Commerce
10 3 (6.98%) Search Engine Marketing
10 3 (6.98%) Web Design
11 2 (4.65%) Project Planning
11 2 (4.65%) OOP
11 2 (4.65%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 15 (34.88%) C#
2 6 (13.95%) SQL
3 5 (11.63%) T-SQL
4 4 (9.30%) Java
4 4 (9.30%) JavaScript
5 3 (6.98%) PHP
6 2 (4.65%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (9.30%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (16.28%) Facebook
1 7 (16.28%) Yahoo!
1 7 (16.28%) Sony
1 7 (16.28%) Apple
2 4 (9.30%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.98%) Tableau
3 3 (6.98%) Tealeaf
4 1 (2.33%) Sitecore
Maidstone
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Comtecs
Salary: £26000 - £33000 Per Annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stansted, Essex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 6 days ago