The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Google products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Lancashire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Google over the 3 months to 19 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google
Rank 59 55 52
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -3
Permanent jobs citing Google 4 8 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 0.79% 1.62% 0.90%
As % of the Vendors category 1.72% 3.48% 2.19%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 4
Average salary £28,500 £25,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -34.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £25,500 £32,700
10% offered a salary of more than £47,700 £30,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
Google
North West

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

Vendors Category
Lancashire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
233 230 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Lancashire 45.96% 46.56% 41.22%
Number of salaries quoted 199 187 165
Average salary £31,500 £32,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.07% -2.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Google
Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

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

Google Jobs Demand Trend in Lancashire

Google
Salary Trend in Lancashire

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

Google Salary Trend in Lancashire

Google
Salary Histogram in Lancashire

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

Google Salary Histogram in Lancashire

Google
Job Locations in Lancashire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Google within the Lancashire region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
Preston -11 3 £27,500 -8.33%
Burnley - 1 £52,500 -
Google
North West

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Lancashire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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 4 (66.67%) Facebook
2 3 (50.00%) MySQL
2 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (50.00%) B2B
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) Magento
3 2 (33.33%) Zend
3 2 (33.33%) CSS
3 2 (33.33%) Symfony
3 2 (33.33%) CodeIgniter
3 2 (33.33%) Subversion
3 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 2 (33.33%) Open Source
3 2 (33.33%) jQuery
3 2 (33.33%) Google Maps API
3 2 (33.33%) HTML5
3 2 (33.33%) CSS3
3 2 (33.33%) Laravel
3 2 (33.33%) Twitter
3 2 (33.33%) MVC
3 2 (33.33%) OOP
3 2 (33.33%) OO
3 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (33.33%) PHP
4 1 (16.67%) FTP
4 1 (16.67%) SEO
4 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
4 1 (16.67%) Pay per click
4 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (16.67%) Online Marketing

Google
Top Related IT Skills in Lancashire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Lancashire 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.

Business Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Magento
2 1 (16.67%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Subversion
1 2 (33.33%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) PHP Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Front-End Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Programme Manager
3 1 (16.67%) SEO Specialist
3 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (33.33%) CSS
2 2 (33.33%) Symfony
2 2 (33.33%) CodeIgniter
2 2 (33.33%) jQuery
2 2 (33.33%) Google Maps API
2 2 (33.33%) HTML5
2 2 (33.33%) CSS3
2 2 (33.33%) Laravel
3 1 (16.67%) Sass
3 1 (16.67%) LESS
3 1 (16.67%) Semantic HTML
3 1 (16.67%) OOCSS
3 1 (16.67%) CakePHP
3 1 (16.67%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (16.67%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (50.00%) B2B
2 2 (33.33%) MVC
2 2 (33.33%) OOP
2 2 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (16.67%) SEO
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
3 1 (16.67%) Pay per click
3 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) Online Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) B2C
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 2 (33.33%) PHP
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Facebook
2 2 (33.33%) Twitter
2 2 (33.33%) Zend