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 1 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google
Rank 72 91 75
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -16
Permanent jobs citing Google 25 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.46% 0.54% 0.49%
As % of the Vendors category 4.74% 1.28% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 23 3 4
Average salary £40,000 £22,500 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+77.77% -4.25%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -2.98%
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
527 467 397
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 51.77% 42.26% 49.07%
Number of salaries quoted 441 396 358
Average salary £40,000 £44,250 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.60% +13.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,000 £57,150
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 1 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 1 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 - 3
Cranbrook 0 6 £40,000 +77.77% 1
Tunbridge Wells - 2 - - 1
Canterbury - 1 £40,000 - 1
Maidstone - 1 £20,000 -
Google
South East

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 1 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 38 (60.32%) SQL Server
2 32 (50.79%) .NET
2 32 (50.79%) MVC
3 29 (46.03%) C#
3 29 (46.03%) ASP.NET
4 28 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
5 25 (39.68%) Microsoft
6 24 (38.10%) TDD
6 24 (38.10%) SQL Server 2012
7 23 (36.51%) Analytics
7 23 (36.51%) Google Analytics
8 22 (34.92%) Pay per click
8 22 (34.92%) SEO
9 20 (31.75%) WCF
9 20 (31.75%) Web Application Development
9 20 (31.75%) Node.js
10 19 (30.16%) NoSQL
10 19 (30.16%) Git (software)
10 19 (30.16%) Marketing
11 18 (28.57%) SQL
11 18 (28.57%) Facebook
12 17 (26.98%) jQuery
12 17 (26.98%) OO
12 17 (26.98%) JavaScript
13 16 (25.40%) MS Excel
14 15 (23.81%) Apple
14 15 (23.81%) Retail
14 15 (23.81%) Yahoo!
14 15 (23.81%) Sony
14 15 (23.81%) WebTrends

Google
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 20 (31.75%) Node.js
2 1 (1.59%) CMS
2 1 (1.59%) Umbraco
2 1 (1.59%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 16 (25.40%) MS Excel
2 10 (15.87%) MS PowerPoint
3 8 (12.70%) Photoshop
3 8 (12.70%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 23 (36.51%) Google Analytics
2 15 (23.81%) WebTrends
3 3 (4.76%) Oracle CRM
3 3 (4.76%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.94%) Intranet
2 3 (4.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (60.32%) SQL Server
2 24 (38.10%) SQL Server 2012
3 19 (30.16%) NoSQL
4 10 (15.87%) Big Data
4 10 (15.87%) MS Access
5 5 (7.94%) MongoDB
5 5 (7.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 19 (30.16%) Git (software)
2 5 (7.94%) Subversion
General
1 19 (30.16%) Marketing
2 15 (23.81%) Retail
3 12 (19.05%) Games
4 2 (3.17%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 40 (63.49%) Developer
2 20 (31.75%) .NET Developer
3 18 (28.57%) Analyst
3 18 (28.57%) Web Analyst
4 12 (19.05%) Web Developer
5 10 (15.87%) Data Analyst
6 9 (14.29%) PPC Manager
6 9 (14.29%) PPC Analyst
6 9 (14.29%) PPC Executive
6 9 (14.29%) PPC Specialist
7 8 (12.70%) Developer Analyst
8 6 (9.52%) Account Manager
9 4 (6.35%) PHP Developer
10 3 (4.76%) Front-End Developer
10 3 (4.76%) Front-End Web Developer
10 3 (4.76%) PHP MySQL Developer
11 2 (3.17%) PHP LAMP Developer
12 1 (1.59%) Mobile Developer
12 1 (1.59%) Android Developer
12 1 (1.59%) PHP Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (50.79%) .NET
2 29 (46.03%) ASP.NET
3 28 (44.44%) ASP.NET MVC
4 20 (31.75%) WCF
5 17 (26.98%) jQuery
6 15 (23.81%) RESTful
7 14 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
7 14 (22.22%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 12 (19.05%) HTML
8 12 (19.05%) CSS
9 11 (17.46%) HTML5
9 11 (17.46%) CSS3
10 9 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
11 8 (12.70%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 8 (12.70%) LINQ to SQL
11 8 (12.70%) XML
11 8 (12.70%) WinForms
11 8 (12.70%) LINQ
11 8 (12.70%) MooTools
11 8 (12.70%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 15 (23.81%) BBC
1 15 (23.81%) Social Media
2 12 (19.05%) Mobile App
3 9 (14.29%) iPhone
4 5 (7.94%) Copywriting
4 5 (7.94%) Social Network
5 1 (1.59%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 11 (17.46%) Android
2 8 (12.70%) Windows
3 3 (4.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (50.79%) MVC
2 24 (38.10%) TDD
3 23 (36.51%) Analytics
4 22 (34.92%) Pay per click
4 22 (34.92%) SEO
5 20 (31.75%) Web Application Development
6 17 (26.98%) OO
7 14 (22.22%) BDD
8 11 (17.46%) E-Commerce
9 10 (15.87%) Data Analysis
10 8 (12.70%) Web Development
11 7 (11.11%) Web Analytics
11 7 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (11.11%) Performance Analysis
12 6 (9.52%) Dependency Injection
12 6 (9.52%) Domain-Driven Design
13 5 (7.94%) Search Engine Marketing
13 5 (7.94%) OOP
13 5 (7.94%) Unit Testing
14 3 (4.76%) Rapid Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 29 (46.03%) C#
2 18 (28.57%) SQL
3 17 (26.98%) JavaScript
4 14 (22.22%) Ruby
5 8 (12.70%) PHP
6 4 (6.35%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (7.94%) Degree
Vendors
1 25 (39.68%) Microsoft
2 18 (28.57%) Facebook
3 15 (23.81%) Apple
3 15 (23.81%) Sony
3 15 (23.81%) Yahoo!
4 8 (12.70%) Adobe
5 3 (4.76%) Oracle
5 3 (4.76%) SAP
5 3 (4.76%) JD Edwards
5 3 (4.76%) Twitter
6 1 (1.59%) Sitecore
Dartford, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Canterbury, Kent
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Sanderson
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Dartford
Noir Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Cranbrook
Noir Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Dartford, Kent
TheSmartList
Salary: + £2k performance related bonus after 6 months
Posted: 18 days ago