The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Google products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Google over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google
Rank 126 128 110
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -18
Permanent jobs citing Google 63 60 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.61% 1.61% 2.11%
As % of the Vendors category 3.80% 3.64% 4.72%
Number of salaries quoted 46 45 77
Average salary £36,250 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.37% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £41,500 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £34,750
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +6.47%
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 Manchester region.

Vendors Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1659 1648 1799
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 42.29% 44.28% 44.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1378 1376 1511
Average salary £37,500 £39,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.66% +6.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Google
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Google Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Google
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Google Salary Trend in Manchester

Google
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Google across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Google Salary Histogram in Manchester

Google
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Google within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 27 February 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
Stockport -3 5 £30,000 +26.31%
Cheadle - 5 £28,000 -
Salford - 3 £40,000 - 1
Altrincham - 2 £24,000 -
Bolton -1 1 - - 1
Google
North West

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 61 (39.87%) HTML
2 56 (36.60%) Analytics
3 55 (35.95%) .NET
4 53 (34.64%) CSS
4 53 (34.64%) SEO
5 51 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 51 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 48 (31.37%) Agile Software Development
6 48 (31.37%) Marketing
7 47 (30.72%) Google Analytics
8 45 (29.41%) C#
9 44 (28.76%) MVC
10 39 (25.49%) SQL Server
11 38 (24.84%) Android
12 37 (24.18%) Games
13 36 (23.53%) Pay per click
13 36 (23.53%) Mobile App
14 33 (21.57%) KnockoutJS
15 32 (20.92%) ASP.NET MVC
15 32 (20.92%) TDD
16 31 (20.26%) WCF
17 30 (19.61%) iPhone
17 30 (19.61%) Node.js
18 29 (18.95%) Dependency Injection
18 29 (18.95%) Web Application Development
18 29 (18.95%) Ninject
18 29 (18.95%) Domain-Driven Design
19 27 (17.65%) jQuery
20 20 (13.07%) Digital Marketing
21 19 (12.42%) Social Media

Google
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 30 (19.61%) Node.js
2 13 (8.50%) CMS
3 10 (6.54%) WordPress
4 7 (4.58%) Umbraco
5 6 (3.92%) Sitecore CMS
6 4 (2.61%) IIS
7 1 (0.65%) Apache
7 1 (0.65%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.65%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.65%) GroupWise
7 1 (0.65%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.65%) nginx
7 1 (0.65%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.65%) Jetty
7 1 (0.65%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.65%) CloudStack
Applications
1 12 (7.84%) MS Excel
2 10 (6.54%) Photoshop
3 8 (5.23%) Adobe Illustrator
4 6 (3.92%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.65%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 47 (30.72%) Google Analytics
2 2 (1.31%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.65%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.27%) Google Apps
2 2 (1.31%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (1.31%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (1.31%) Google App Engine
3 1 (0.65%) Rackspace Cloud
3 1 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.96%) Internet
2 2 (1.31%) DNS
3 1 (0.65%) IPsec
3 1 (0.65%) GSM
3 1 (0.65%) DHCP
3 1 (0.65%) FTP
3 1 (0.65%) HTTP
3 1 (0.65%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (25.49%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.27%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 4 (2.61%) MySQL
3 4 (2.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (1.31%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.65%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.65%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.65%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (0.65%) NoSQL
5 1 (0.65%) Riak
Development Applications
1 11 (7.19%) Git (software)
2 6 (3.92%) Xcode
3 5 (3.27%) Grunt
4 3 (1.96%) Bower
4 3 (1.96%) Jasmine
4 3 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (1.31%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.31%) MSBuild
6 1 (0.65%) Hudson
6 1 (0.65%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.65%) RequisitePro
General
1 48 (31.37%) Marketing
2 37 (24.18%) Games
3 11 (7.19%) Finance
4 10 (6.54%) Advertising
5 9 (5.88%) Retail
6 3 (1.96%) Legal
6 3 (1.96%) German Language
7 2 (1.31%) French Language
7 2 (1.31%) Law
8 1 (0.65%) Automotive
8 1 (0.65%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.65%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.65%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 69 (45.10%) Developer
2 37 (24.18%) .NET Developer
3 18 (11.76%) Front-End Developer
4 16 (10.46%) SEO Executive
5 15 (9.80%) PPC Specialist
5 15 (9.80%) PPC Manager
5 15 (9.80%) PPC Analyst
5 15 (9.80%) PPC Executive
6 12 (7.84%) Web Developer
7 10 (6.54%) Analyst
8 9 (5.88%) .NET Web Developer
9 8 (5.23%) Senior Developer
10 7 (4.58%) Data Analyst
10 7 (4.58%) Designer
10 7 (4.58%) Mobile Developer
11 6 (3.92%) Software Developer
11 6 (3.92%) Team Leader
11 6 (3.92%) Web Analyst
12 5 (3.27%) Junior
12 5 (3.27%) SEO Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (39.87%) HTML
2 55 (35.95%) .NET
3 53 (34.64%) CSS
4 51 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 33 (21.57%) KnockoutJS
6 32 (20.92%) ASP.NET MVC
7 31 (20.26%) WCF
8 29 (18.95%) Ninject
9 27 (17.65%) jQuery
10 17 (11.11%) HTML5
11 15 (9.80%) CSS3
12 12 (7.84%) Google Maps API
13 11 (7.19%) XML
14 10 (6.54%) Ajax
15 9 (5.88%) LINQ
15 9 (5.88%) Sass
16 8 (5.23%) Web Services
17 7 (4.58%) JSON
17 7 (4.58%) WPF
17 7 (4.58%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 36 (23.53%) Mobile App
2 30 (19.61%) iPhone
3 19 (12.42%) Social Media
4 18 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (6.54%) Algorithms
5 10 (6.54%) User Experience
6 5 (3.27%) Digital Media
7 4 (2.61%) Statistics
8 3 (1.96%) Blog
9 1 (0.65%) Online Games
9 1 (0.65%) GIS
9 1 (0.65%) Economics
9 1 (0.65%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.65%) Physics
9 1 (0.65%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.65%) iPad
9 1 (0.65%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.65%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 38 (24.84%) Android
2 11 (7.19%) Windows
3 8 (5.23%) Apple iOS
4 6 (3.92%) Windows Phone
5 2 (1.31%) Linux
6 1 (0.65%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.65%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.65%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (36.60%) Analytics
2 53 (34.64%) SEO
3 48 (31.37%) Agile Software Development
4 44 (28.76%) MVC
5 36 (23.53%) Pay per click
6 32 (20.92%) TDD
7 29 (18.95%) Web Application Development
7 29 (18.95%) Dependency Injection
7 29 (18.95%) Domain-Driven Design
8 20 (13.07%) Digital Marketing
9 19 (12.42%) E-Commerce
10 15 (9.80%) Web Analytics
11 13 (8.50%) Web Design
12 12 (7.84%) Online Marketing
13 11 (7.19%) Responsive Web Design
13 11 (7.19%) Competitor Analysis
14 9 (5.88%) OO
14 9 (5.88%) B2B
14 9 (5.88%) B2C
15 8 (5.23%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 51 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 45 (29.41%) C#
3 15 (9.80%) SQL
4 14 (9.15%) PHP
5 10 (6.54%) Java
6 7 (4.58%) VB.NET
6 7 (4.58%) VBA
7 6 (3.92%) XAML
7 6 (3.92%) Objective-C
8 5 (3.27%) PL/SQL
9 4 (2.61%) Ruby
9 4 (2.61%) Python
10 1 (0.65%) C
10 1 (0.65%) C++
Qualifications
1 9 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (0.65%) VCP4
2 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.65%) QA
1 1 (0.65%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (0.65%) Xen
1 1 (0.65%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.31%) Puppet
1 2 (1.31%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (1.31%) Ansible
2 1 (0.65%) Salt
2 1 (0.65%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 11 (7.19%) Microsoft
1 11 (7.19%) Yahoo!
1 11 (7.19%) Facebook
1 11 (7.19%) Twitter
2 8 (5.23%) Sitecore
3 7 (4.58%) Apple
4 6 (3.92%) ClickTale
5 5 (3.27%) Oracle
6 3 (1.96%) Endeca
6 3 (1.96%) hybris
6 3 (1.96%) EPiServer
7 2 (1.31%) DoubleClick
7 2 (1.31%) Omniture
8 1 (0.65%) Perforce
8 1 (0.65%) VMware
8 1 (0.65%) Scalix
8 1 (0.65%) Maxymiser
8 1 (0.65%) Tealeaf
8 1 (0.65%) Rackspace
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