The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Google products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Google over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google
Rank 99 163 193
Rank change year-on-year
+64 +30
Permanent jobs citing Google 198 82 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.67% 1.20% 0.84%
As % of the Vendors category 5.91% 2.62% 1.65%
Number of salaries quoted 126 66 39
Average salary £32,500 £32,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.76% +9.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £27,000 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £38,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -4.41%
Google
England

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

Vendors Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3350 3133 3701
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 45.22% 45.70% 50.73%
Number of salaries quoted 2656 2658 3170
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

Google
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Google Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Google
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Google Salary Trend in the North West

Google
Salary Histogram in the North West

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

Google Salary Histogram in the North West

Google
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Google within the North West region over the 3 months to 19 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
Manchester +61 164 £34,000 +3.03% 14
Cheshire +1 21 £32,500 +13.04% 4
Merseyside +7 6 £24,000 -49.47% 4
Lancashire +2 2 £21,000 -2.32% 4
Google
England

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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.

1 192 (52.17%) Analytics
2 175 (47.55%) Google Analytics
3 141 (38.32%) Marketing
4 134 (36.41%) SEO
5 118 (32.07%) Pay per click
6 100 (27.17%) E-Commerce
7 94 (25.54%) HTML
8 89 (24.18%) JavaScript
9 85 (23.10%) CSS
10 76 (20.65%) Digital Marketing
11 73 (19.84%) SQL Server
12 72 (19.57%) SQL
13 69 (18.75%) .NET
13 69 (18.75%) Social Media
14 68 (18.48%) C#
14 68 (18.48%) Agile Software Development
15 67 (18.21%) Web Analytics
16 62 (16.85%) MVC
17 59 (16.03%) Mobile App
18 56 (15.22%) TDD
19 55 (14.95%) jQuery
20 51 (13.86%) ASP.NET
21 49 (13.32%) Android
22 47 (12.77%) iPhone
22 47 (12.77%) User Experience
23 45 (12.23%) Games
24 44 (11.96%) Analytical Skills
25 39 (10.60%) Java
25 39 (10.60%) Microsoft
26 38 (10.33%) Facebook

Google
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 35 (9.51%) Node.js
2 28 (7.61%) CMS
3 18 (4.89%) WordPress
4 13 (3.53%) IIS
5 11 (2.99%) GroupWise
6 10 (2.72%) Umbraco
7 9 (2.45%) SharePoint
8 8 (2.17%) Sitecore CMS
9 6 (1.63%) WebSphere
10 5 (1.36%) Jetty
10 5 (1.36%) nginx
10 5 (1.36%) Zimbra
10 5 (1.36%) MS Exchange
10 5 (1.36%) IBM Notes
10 5 (1.36%) Apache
10 5 (1.36%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.82%) Lotus Domino
12 2 (0.54%) SAS
13 1 (0.27%) ArcGIS
13 1 (0.27%) OpenStack
Applications
1 36 (9.78%) MS Excel
2 14 (3.80%) Photoshop
3 13 (3.53%) MS Office
3 13 (3.53%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (2.99%) Spreadsheet
5 5 (1.36%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.54%) Fireworks
7 1 (0.27%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.27%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 175 (47.55%) Google Analytics
2 8 (2.17%) Magento
3 7 (1.90%) WebTrends
3 7 (1.90%) SiteCatalyst
4 5 (1.36%) Sage 200
5 2 (0.54%) Oracle CRM
6 1 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 17 (4.62%) Google Apps
2 13 (3.53%) Google App Engine
3 6 (1.63%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (1.36%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (1.09%) MailChimp
5 4 (1.09%) Responsys
6 2 (0.54%) Office 365
7 1 (0.27%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.26%) DNS
2 10 (2.72%) TCP/IP
3 8 (2.17%) HTTP
4 7 (1.90%) FTP
5 5 (1.36%) DHCP
5 5 (1.36%) IPsec
6 3 (0.82%) Internet
6 3 (0.82%) GSM
7 1 (0.27%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.27%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (19.84%) SQL Server
2 32 (8.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 18 (4.89%) Data Mining
4 13 (3.53%) MySQL
5 12 (3.26%) Relational Database
6 11 (2.99%) DB2
7 10 (2.72%) NoSQL
8 3 (0.82%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.54%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.54%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.54%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (0.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.27%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.27%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.27%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.27%) Riak
Development Applications
1 34 (9.24%) Git (software)
2 19 (5.16%) Subversion
3 11 (2.99%) Eclipse
3 11 (2.99%) Bower
4 8 (2.17%) Xcode
5 6 (1.63%) Jenkins
5 6 (1.63%) Visual Studio
6 4 (1.09%) RequisitePro
7 3 (0.82%) Dreamweaver
8 1 (0.27%) Aptana Studio
8 1 (0.27%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.27%) Hudson
8 1 (0.27%) Sublime Text
General
1 141 (38.32%) Marketing
2 45 (12.23%) Games
3 36 (9.78%) Advertising
4 27 (7.34%) Finance
5 19 (5.16%) Retail
6 10 (2.72%) Banking
7 6 (1.63%) Automotive
8 5 (1.36%) German Language
8 5 (1.36%) Italian Language
8 5 (1.36%) Turkish Language
9 3 (0.82%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.27%) Law
10 1 (0.27%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 132 (35.87%) Developer
2 67 (18.21%) Analyst
3 66 (17.93%) PPC Specialist
3 66 (17.93%) PPC Manager
3 66 (17.93%) PPC Analyst
3 66 (17.93%) PPC Executive
4 50 (13.59%) .NET Developer
5 36 (9.78%) Web Analyst
6 26 (7.07%) Front-End Developer
7 24 (6.52%) SEO Executive
8 20 (5.43%) Junior
9 19 (5.16%) Web Developer
9 19 (5.16%) PHP Developer
10 18 (4.89%) Junior Developer
11 12 (3.26%) Data Analyst
12 11 (2.99%) Senior Manager
12 11 (2.99%) E-Commerce Manager
12 11 (2.99%) Marketing Analyst
13 10 (2.72%) Marketing Executive
13 10 (2.72%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 94 (25.54%) HTML
2 85 (23.10%) CSS
3 69 (18.75%) .NET
4 55 (14.95%) jQuery
5 51 (13.86%) ASP.NET
6 37 (10.05%) ASP.NET MVC
7 35 (9.51%) WCF
7 35 (9.51%) KnockoutJS
8 31 (8.42%) HTML5
9 30 (8.15%) Web Services
9 30 (8.15%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 27 (7.34%) Ninject
10 27 (7.34%) CSS3
10 27 (7.34%) Google Maps API
11 18 (4.89%) GWT
11 18 (4.89%) AngularJS
12 16 (4.35%) Sass
12 16 (4.35%) LESS
13 13 (3.53%) Symfony
14 12 (3.26%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 69 (18.75%) Social Media
2 59 (16.03%) Mobile App
3 47 (12.77%) User Experience
3 47 (12.77%) iPhone
4 44 (11.96%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (4.62%) Digital Media
6 16 (4.35%) Mathematics
7 13 (3.53%) Economics
7 13 (3.53%) Blog
8 11 (2.99%) iPad
9 10 (2.72%) Online Banking
10 8 (2.17%) BBC
10 8 (2.17%) Smartphone
11 7 (1.90%) Computer Science
11 7 (1.90%) FMCG
12 4 (1.09%) Copywriting
13 3 (0.82%) Visualisation
13 3 (0.82%) Statistics
13 3 (0.82%) Physics
14 2 (0.54%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 49 (13.32%) Android
2 12 (3.26%) Linux
3 11 (2.99%) Apple iOS
4 9 (2.45%) Windows
5 3 (0.82%) Windows Mobile
5 3 (0.82%) Mac OS
6 2 (0.54%) UNIX
7 1 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 192 (52.17%) Analytics
2 134 (36.41%) SEO
3 118 (32.07%) Pay per click
4 100 (27.17%) E-Commerce
5 76 (20.65%) Digital Marketing
6 68 (18.48%) Agile Software Development
7 67 (18.21%) Web Analytics
8 62 (16.85%) MVC
9 56 (15.22%) TDD
10 35 (9.51%) Web Application Development
11 33 (8.97%) Online Marketing
12 28 (7.61%) Dependency Injection
13 27 (7.34%) Web Design
13 27 (7.34%) Domain-Driven Design
14 23 (6.25%) Web Development
15 19 (5.16%) Time Management
16 18 (4.89%) Unit Testing
17 17 (4.62%) BDD
18 16 (4.35%) Competitor Analysis
18 16 (4.35%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 89 (24.18%) JavaScript
2 72 (19.57%) SQL
3 68 (18.48%) C#
4 39 (10.60%) Java
5 34 (9.24%) PHP
6 14 (3.80%) Ruby
7 9 (2.45%) Objective-C
8 7 (1.90%) T-SQL
9 5 (1.36%) PHP5
9 5 (1.36%) PHP4
10 3 (0.82%) Python
11 2 (0.54%) VBA
12 1 (0.27%) C
12 1 (0.27%) C++
Qualifications
1 36 (9.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.36%) QA
2 2 (0.54%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (1.36%) Xen
1 5 (1.36%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (1.63%) Puppet
1 6 (1.63%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (1.63%) Ansible
2 1 (0.27%) Salt
Vendors
1 39 (10.60%) Microsoft
2 38 (10.33%) Facebook
3 23 (6.25%) Twitter
4 19 (5.16%) Yahoo!
5 14 (3.80%) Coremetrics
5 14 (3.80%) ClickTale
5 14 (3.80%) Tealeaf
6 13 (3.53%) Apple
7 8 (2.17%) Sony
7 8 (2.17%) Scalix
7 8 (2.17%) Omniture
7 8 (2.17%) Sitecore
8 6 (1.63%) DoubleClick
8 6 (1.63%) Adobe
9 5 (1.36%) Novell
9 5 (1.36%) Lotus
9 5 (1.36%) Sage
9 5 (1.36%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (1.36%) VMware
10 3 (0.82%) Oracle
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