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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Google over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Google.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google
Rank 137 120 154
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +34
Permanent jobs citing Google 134 136 122
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 2.14% 2.26% 1.65%
As % of the Vendors category 4.73% 5.45% 3.71%
Number of salaries quoted 120 129 94
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £31,625
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +10.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
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
2833 2496 3290
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 45.26% 41.49% 44.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2307 1993 2790
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Google
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Google as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 10 December 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Google within the North West region over the 3 months to 10 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +8 112 £40,000 +6.66% 20
Cheshire -1 12 £32,500 +27.45% 14
Merseyside -11 7 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Lancashire -10 3 £20,000 -20.00% 5
Google
England

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT jobs citing Google also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Google.

1 113 (41.54%) Analytics
2 93 (34.19%) MVC
3 90 (33.09%) .NET
4 89 (32.72%) C#
5 86 (31.62%) WCF
6 83 (30.51%) Google Analytics
7 81 (29.78%) Marketing
7 81 (29.78%) HTML
8 79 (29.04%) Agile Software Development
9 77 (28.31%) CSS
9 77 (28.31%) Amazon AWS
10 71 (26.10%) Web Development
11 69 (25.37%) SEO
12 64 (23.53%) Games
13 61 (22.43%) SQL Server
14 59 (21.69%) ASP.NET
15 58 (21.32%) TDD
16 56 (20.59%) ASP.NET MVC
17 54 (19.85%) WPF
18 53 (19.49%) Web Application Development
18 53 (19.49%) SQL Server 2014
19 52 (19.12%) Dependency Injection
20 51 (18.75%) KnockoutJS
21 50 (18.38%) SQL
22 49 (18.01%) JavaScript
23 47 (17.28%) WordPress
24 43 (15.81%) E-Commerce
25 42 (15.44%) jQuery
25 42 (15.44%) Microsoft Azure
26 41 (15.07%) Digital Marketing

Google
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 47 (17.28%) WordPress
2 39 (14.34%) CMS
3 28 (10.29%) Elasticsearch
4 22 (8.09%) Drupal
5 18 (6.62%) Joomla!
6 6 (2.21%) WebSphere
7 5 (1.84%) nginx
7 5 (1.84%) SharePoint
8 4 (1.47%) OpenStack
9 3 (1.10%) SilverStripe
10 2 (0.74%) SAS
11 1 (0.37%) Apache
11 1 (0.37%) Confluence
11 1 (0.37%) JBoss
11 1 (0.37%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.37%) Tomcat
Applications
1 15 (5.51%) Photoshop
2 11 (4.04%) MS Excel
2 11 (4.04%) MS Office
3 7 (2.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.37%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 27 (9.93%) Magento
2 15 (5.51%) OpenCart
3 4 (1.47%) Payment Gateway
3 4 (1.47%) WebTrends
4 3 (1.10%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 83 (30.51%) Google Analytics
2 77 (28.31%) Amazon AWS
3 42 (15.44%) Microsoft Azure
4 41 (15.07%) AdWords
5 38 (13.97%) Google Play
6 33 (12.13%) Cloud Computing
7 12 (4.41%) Google Cloud Platform
8 8 (2.94%) Adobe Analytics
9 7 (2.57%) GitHub
10 6 (2.21%) G Suite
10 6 (2.21%) SaaS
11 5 (1.84%) Amazon S3
11 5 (1.84%) Office 365
12 3 (1.10%) Google Tag Manager
13 1 (0.37%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 1 (0.37%) Google App Engine
13 1 (0.37%) Google Drive
13 1 (0.37%) Heroku
13 1 (0.37%) MailChimp
13 1 (0.37%) Responsys
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.41%) Internet
2 11 (4.04%) FTP
3 5 (1.84%) ADSL
3 5 (1.84%) DHCP
3 5 (1.84%) DNS
3 5 (1.84%) Firewall
3 5 (1.84%) Wireless
4 4 (1.47%) 802.11
4 4 (1.47%) VPN
5 3 (1.10%) Skype
6 1 (0.37%) Extranet
6 1 (0.37%) GPRS
6 1 (0.37%) GSM
6 1 (0.37%) HTTP
6 1 (0.37%) HTTPS
6 1 (0.37%) Intranet
6 1 (0.37%) Network Security
6 1 (0.37%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (22.43%) SQL Server
2 53 (19.49%) SQL Server 2014
3 31 (11.40%) MongoDB
4 30 (11.03%) Big Data
5 16 (5.88%) MySQL
6 9 (3.31%) QlikView
7 8 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 7 (2.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (2.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (2.21%) Amazon Redshift
9 6 (2.21%) BigQuery
10 5 (1.84%) Biml
10 5 (1.84%) NoSQL
10 5 (1.84%) Relational Database
11 4 (1.47%) GIS
12 3 (1.10%) Apache Cassandra
12 3 (1.10%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (1.10%) Neo4j
12 3 (1.10%) PostgreSQL
12 3 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 27 (9.93%) Git (software)
2 26 (9.56%) NUnit
3 25 (9.19%) TeamCity
4 9 (3.31%) Jenkins
5 6 (2.21%) Gradle
5 6 (2.21%) JIRA
6 5 (1.84%) Android Studio
6 5 (1.84%) Maven
6 5 (1.84%) Subversion
6 5 (1.84%) Vagrant
6 5 (1.84%) Visual Studio
7 4 (1.47%) Mercurial
7 4 (1.47%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.74%) JUnit
8 2 (0.74%) Visual Website Optimizer
9 1 (0.37%) Axure RP
9 1 (0.37%) Grunt
9 1 (0.37%) Robolectric
9 1 (0.37%) Robotium
9 1 (0.37%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 81 (29.78%) Marketing
2 64 (23.53%) Games
3 40 (14.71%) Finance
4 12 (4.41%) Advertising
5 10 (3.68%) Retail
6 7 (2.57%) Brand Awareness
7 5 (1.84%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.10%) Automotive
8 3 (1.10%) Manufacturing
9 2 (0.74%) Local Government
10 1 (0.37%) Law
10 1 (0.37%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 158 (58.09%) Developer
2 83 (30.51%) .NET Developer
3 35 (12.87%) Junior
3 35 (12.87%) Junior Developer
3 35 (12.87%) Senior Developer
4 30 (11.03%) Digital Developer
5 25 (9.19%) Graduate
5 25 (9.19%) Graduate .NET Developer
5 25 (9.19%) Graduate Developer
5 25 (9.19%) Junior .NET Developer
5 25 (9.19%) Lead Developer
6 24 (8.82%) Senior .NET Developer
6 24 (8.82%) Web Developer
7 23 (8.46%) Analyst
7 23 (8.46%) C# .NET Developer
7 23 (8.46%) C# Developer
7 23 (8.46%) Lead .NET Developer
8 22 (8.09%) Lead C# Developer
8 22 (8.09%) Senior C# .NET Developer
8 22 (8.09%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (33.09%) .NET
2 86 (31.62%) WCF
3 81 (29.78%) HTML
4 77 (28.31%) CSS
5 59 (21.69%) ASP.NET
6 56 (20.59%) ASP.NET MVC
7 54 (19.85%) WPF
8 51 (18.75%) KnockoutJS
9 42 (15.44%) jQuery
10 36 (13.24%) AngularJS
11 29 (10.66%) Node.js
11 29 (10.66%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 28 (10.29%) .NET Framework
12 28 (10.29%) RESTful
13 26 (9.56%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 26 (9.56%) Entity Framework
13 26 (9.56%) Ninject
14 25 (9.19%) ASP.NET Web API
14 25 (9.19%) MSMQ
15 24 (8.82%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 36 (13.24%) Mobile App
2 28 (10.29%) Computer Science
2 28 (10.29%) Social Media
3 26 (9.56%) iPhone
4 24 (8.82%) Xbox
5 20 (7.35%) User Experience
6 18 (6.62%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (5.51%) Blog
8 8 (2.94%) iPad
9 7 (2.57%) Digital Media
10 6 (2.21%) Algorithms
10 6 (2.21%) Copywriting
11 5 (1.84%) Social Network
11 5 (1.84%) Statistics
12 3 (1.10%) Artificial Intelligence
12 3 (1.10%) Blockchain
12 3 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (1.10%) N-Tier
12 3 (1.10%) Visualisation
12 3 (1.10%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 39 (14.34%) Android
2 11 (4.04%) Windows
3 10 (3.68%) Apple iOS
4 8 (2.94%) Linux
5 6 (2.21%) Windows 7
6 5 (1.84%) CentOS
6 5 (1.84%) Ubuntu
6 5 (1.84%) Windows 8
7 4 (1.47%) Windows 10
7 4 (1.47%) Windows Server
7 4 (1.47%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.37%) Mac OS
8 1 (0.37%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.37%) Windows Phone
8 1 (0.37%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (41.54%) Analytics
2 93 (34.19%) MVC
3 79 (29.04%) Agile Software Development
4 71 (26.10%) Web Development
5 69 (25.37%) SEO
6 58 (21.32%) TDD
7 53 (19.49%) Web Application Development
8 52 (19.12%) Dependency Injection
9 43 (15.81%) E-Commerce
10 41 (15.07%) Digital Marketing
11 30 (11.03%) Kanban
12 29 (10.66%) Front End Development
13 27 (9.93%) Machine Learning
14 26 (9.56%) Domain-Driven Design
14 26 (9.56%) Multithreading
15 25 (9.19%) BDD
16 24 (8.82%) Content Management
17 23 (8.46%) Open Source
17 23 (8.46%) Web Analytics
18 20 (7.35%) Pay per click
Programming Languages
1 89 (32.72%) C#
2 50 (18.38%) SQL
3 49 (18.01%) JavaScript
4 32 (11.76%) PHP
5 30 (11.03%) Ruby
6 25 (9.19%) F#
7 22 (8.09%) Java
8 8 (2.94%) Scala
9 6 (2.21%) Objective-C
10 5 (1.84%) Apple Swift
10 5 (1.84%) C
11 4 (1.47%) PL/SQL
11 4 (1.47%) PowerShell
11 4 (1.47%) T-SQL
11 4 (1.47%) VB
12 3 (1.10%) Clojure
12 3 (1.10%) Go
12 3 (1.10%) Groovy
12 3 (1.10%) Perl
12 3 (1.10%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (6.25%) Degree
2 4 (1.47%) CCNA
2 4 (1.47%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (1.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 3 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.74%) MCP
4 2 (0.74%) MCSE
5 1 (0.37%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.37%) DBS Check
5 1 (0.37%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.21%) QA
2 4 (1.47%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (1.47%) Docker
1 4 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.10%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 25 (9.19%) Kibana
2 7 (2.57%) Puppet
2 7 (2.57%) Terraform
3 6 (2.21%) cPanel
4 4 (1.47%) AirWatch
4 4 (1.47%) Grafana
4 4 (1.47%) Graphite
4 4 (1.47%) Packer
4 4 (1.47%) Uchiwa
5 2 (0.74%) SCCM
5 2 (0.74%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 25 (9.19%) Facebook
2 21 (7.72%) Twitter
3 18 (6.62%) Microsoft
4 12 (4.41%) Zend
5 10 (3.68%) Adobe
5 10 (3.68%) IBM
6 7 (2.57%) Apple
6 7 (2.57%) VMware
7 6 (2.21%) ATG
7 6 (2.21%) HP
7 6 (2.21%) hybris
8 5 (1.84%) Symantec
8 5 (1.84%) Tableau
9 4 (1.47%) Atlassian
9 4 (1.47%) JDA
9 4 (1.47%) MuleSoft
9 4 (1.47%) Omniture
9 4 (1.47%) WSO2
10 3 (1.10%) Red Hat
10 3 (1.10%) SaltStack
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