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 24 November 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 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google
Rank 79 101 77
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -24
Permanent jobs citing Google 28 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.43% 0.39% 0.27%
As % of the Vendors category 4.86% 0.98% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 28 5 1
Average salary £50,000 £27,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+81.81% -28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £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
576 508 374
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 50.09% 40.00% 49.87%
Number of salaries quoted 510 454 312
Average salary £41,250 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.94% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +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 24 November 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 24 November 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 +6 12 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Maidstone - 6 £30,000 -
Canterbury - 3 £40,000 - 1
West Malling - 1 £57,500 - 1
Folkestone - 1 £32,500 -
Google
South East

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 29 (54.72%) TDD
2 28 (52.83%) SQL Server
3 27 (50.94%) MVC
4 26 (49.06%) Agile Software Development
5 24 (45.28%) ASP.NET
5 24 (45.28%) C#
5 24 (45.28%) .NET
5 24 (45.28%) Android
5 24 (45.28%) Node.js
6 23 (43.40%) Web Application Development
6 23 (43.40%) Mobile App
6 23 (43.40%) WCF
6 23 (43.40%) ASP.NET MVC
6 23 (43.40%) Games
7 21 (39.62%) KnockoutJS
8 20 (37.74%) iPhone
9 17 (32.08%) Dependency Injection
9 17 (32.08%) Domain-Driven Design
9 17 (32.08%) Ninject
10 13 (24.53%) Facebook
11 12 (22.64%) Analytics
11 12 (22.64%) Google Analytics
12 11 (20.75%) Git (software)
12 11 (20.75%) SQL Server 2012
12 11 (20.75%) NoSQL
12 11 (20.75%) XML
13 10 (18.87%) JavaScript
13 10 (18.87%) Apple
13 10 (18.87%) BBC
13 10 (18.87%) Sony

Google
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 24 (45.28%) Node.js
2 5 (9.43%) CMS
3 3 (5.66%) WordPress
4 1 (1.89%) Sitecore CMS
4 1 (1.89%) Umbraco
Applications
1 8 (15.09%) MS Excel
1 8 (15.09%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (5.66%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 12 (22.64%) Google Analytics
2 4 (7.55%) WebTrends
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.43%) Intranet
2 3 (5.66%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (52.83%) SQL Server
2 11 (20.75%) NoSQL
2 11 (20.75%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (9.43%) MySQL
3 5 (9.43%) MongoDB
4 4 (7.55%) Big Data
5 3 (5.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (5.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (5.66%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (5.66%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (3.77%) MS Access
7 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 11 (20.75%) Git (software)
2 5 (9.43%) Subversion
General
1 23 (43.40%) Games
2 6 (11.32%) Marketing
3 3 (5.66%) Finance
4 2 (3.77%) Advertising
4 2 (3.77%) Retail
5 1 (1.89%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 42 (79.25%) Developer
2 23 (43.40%) .NET Developer
3 4 (7.55%) Analyst
3 4 (7.55%) Web Developer
3 4 (7.55%) PHP Developer
3 4 (7.55%) Web Analyst
3 4 (7.55%) Front-End Developer
4 3 (5.66%) Front-End Web Developer
4 3 (5.66%) Android Developer
4 3 (5.66%) Website Developer
4 3 (5.66%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 2 (3.77%) PHP LAMP Developer
5 2 (3.77%) Team Leader
5 2 (3.77%) Data Analyst
6 1 (1.89%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 1 (1.89%) Graduate
6 1 (1.89%) Junior
6 1 (1.89%) CMS Developer
6 1 (1.89%) PHP Web Developer
6 1 (1.89%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (45.28%) .NET
1 24 (45.28%) ASP.NET
2 23 (43.40%) WCF
2 23 (43.40%) ASP.NET MVC
3 21 (39.62%) KnockoutJS
4 17 (32.08%) Ninject
5 11 (20.75%) XML
6 10 (18.87%) jQuery
7 9 (16.98%) RESTful
8 8 (15.09%) JSON
8 8 (15.09%) Web Services
9 6 (11.32%) HTML
9 6 (11.32%) CSS
9 6 (11.32%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 6 (11.32%) ASP.NET Web API
10 5 (9.43%) Laravel
10 5 (9.43%) LAMP
10 5 (9.43%) CodeIgniter
10 5 (9.43%) CakePHP
11 4 (7.55%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 23 (43.40%) Mobile App
2 20 (37.74%) iPhone
3 10 (18.87%) Social Media
3 10 (18.87%) BBC
4 8 (15.09%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (9.43%) Social Network
5 5 (9.43%) User Experience
6 3 (5.66%) Smartphone
7 2 (3.77%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 24 (45.28%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (54.72%) TDD
2 27 (50.94%) MVC
3 26 (49.06%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (43.40%) Web Application Development
5 17 (32.08%) Domain-Driven Design
5 17 (32.08%) Dependency Injection
6 12 (22.64%) Analytics
7 9 (16.98%) SEO
8 7 (13.21%) Web Analytics
9 6 (11.32%) OO
9 6 (11.32%) BDD
10 5 (9.43%) OOP
10 5 (9.43%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (9.43%) Pay per click
10 5 (9.43%) Unit Testing
11 4 (7.55%) E-Commerce
11 4 (7.55%) Data Analysis
11 4 (7.55%) Android Development
11 4 (7.55%) Performance Analysis
12 3 (5.66%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 24 (45.28%) C#
2 10 (18.87%) JavaScript
3 7 (13.21%) SQL
4 6 (11.32%) Ruby
4 6 (11.32%) PHP
5 3 (5.66%) Java
5 3 (5.66%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (13.21%) Degree
Vendors
1 13 (24.53%) Facebook
2 10 (18.87%) Apple
2 10 (18.87%) Sony
2 10 (18.87%) Yahoo!
3 5 (9.43%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.66%) Twitter
5 1 (1.89%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.89%) Tealeaf
5 1 (1.89%) Tableau
West Malling
Noir Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Dartford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Canterbury
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago