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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google
Rank 152 165 178
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +13
Permanent jobs citing Google 82 101 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.45% 1.46% 1.10%
As % of the Vendors category 3.57% 3.35% 2.45%
Number of salaries quoted 79 76 57
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,600 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,250
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
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
2298 3015 2940
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 40.77% 43.66% 44.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1901 2553 2411
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% -1.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,650 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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 14 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Google within the North West region over the 3 months to 14 February 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
(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 +15 60 £40,000 +24.51% 25
Cheshire +11 10 £37,500 +25.00% 12
Merseyside -7 3 £27,500 -10.56% 1
Lancashire +14 2 £21,750 -48.82% 3
Google
England

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 91 (41.55%) Analytics
2 87 (39.73%) Google Analytics
3 66 (30.14%) Marketing
4 65 (29.68%) HTML
5 60 (27.40%) Agile Software Development
6 58 (26.48%) SQL Server
7 57 (26.03%) CSS
8 47 (21.46%) JavaScript
8 47 (21.46%) jQuery
9 43 (19.63%) MVC
9 43 (19.63%) SEO
10 42 (19.18%) Pay per click
11 41 (18.72%) C#
11 41 (18.72%) MySQL
12 40 (18.26%) .NET
12 40 (18.26%) TDD
12 40 (18.26%) Android
13 39 (17.81%) Digital Marketing
13 39 (17.81%) Git (software)
13 39 (17.81%) SQL
14 38 (17.35%) ASP.NET
14 38 (17.35%) E-Commerce
15 37 (16.89%) PHP
16 36 (16.44%) ASP.NET MVC
17 35 (15.98%) XML
18 34 (15.53%) Mobile App
19 33 (15.07%) Games
20 32 (14.61%) Linux
20 32 (14.61%) Java
20 32 (14.61%) Web Application Development

Google
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 30 (13.70%) Node.js
2 26 (11.87%) WordPress
3 19 (8.68%) Apache
3 19 (8.68%) CMS
4 12 (5.48%) Mule
4 12 (5.48%) WebSphere
5 9 (4.11%) SAS
6 4 (1.83%) Drupal
6 4 (1.83%) Joomla!
7 3 (1.37%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.91%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.46%) Confluence
9 1 (0.46%) IIS
9 1 (0.46%) nginx
9 1 (0.46%) Umbraco
Applications
1 21 (9.59%) MS Excel
2 16 (7.31%) Photoshop
3 5 (2.28%) Adobe Illustrator
3 5 (2.28%) MS Office
4 4 (1.83%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (1.83%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.46%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 9 (4.11%) WebTrends
2 8 (3.65%) Magento
3 7 (3.20%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (2.28%) OpenCart
5 1 (0.46%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 87 (39.73%) Google Analytics
2 30 (13.70%) Amazon AWS
3 27 (12.33%) AdWords
4 21 (9.59%) SaaS
5 12 (5.48%) Amazon EC2
5 12 (5.48%) Amazon S3
5 12 (5.48%) Google Cloud Platform
5 12 (5.48%) Google Tag Manager
5 12 (5.48%) PaaS
6 10 (4.57%) Google Apps
7 9 (4.11%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (1.37%) GitHub
9 2 (0.91%) Microsoft Azure
10 1 (0.46%) Linode
10 1 (0.46%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.65%) Internet
2 5 (2.28%) Intranet
3 4 (1.83%) TCP/IP
3 4 (1.83%) Wireless
4 3 (1.37%) ADSL
4 3 (1.37%) DHCP
4 3 (1.37%) DNS
4 3 (1.37%) Firewall
4 3 (1.37%) VoIP
5 2 (0.91%) HTTPS
5 2 (0.91%) LAN
6 1 (0.46%) 4G
6 1 (0.46%) FTP
6 1 (0.46%) Remote Desktop
6 1 (0.46%) SMS
6 1 (0.46%) WAN
6 1 (0.46%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (26.48%) SQL Server
2 41 (18.72%) MySQL
3 32 (14.61%) SQL Server 2014
4 12 (5.48%) Apache Cassandra
4 12 (5.48%) Couchbase
4 12 (5.48%) Hazelcast
5 7 (3.20%) MongoDB
5 7 (3.20%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (2.28%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (1.83%) Data Mining
7 4 (1.83%) SQL Server 2012
7 4 (1.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 4 (1.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (1.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (1.37%) Big Data
8 3 (1.37%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (0.91%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.46%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.46%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.46%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 39 (17.81%) Git (software)
2 15 (6.85%) Jenkins
3 14 (6.39%) Maven
4 12 (5.48%) git-flow
4 12 (5.48%) Hudson
4 12 (5.48%) Subversion
5 10 (4.57%) Grunt
6 4 (1.83%) Selenium
7 3 (1.37%) Jasmine
7 3 (1.37%) Mercurial
7 3 (1.37%) Visual Studio
7 3 (1.37%) WebDriver
8 2 (0.91%) Axure RP
8 2 (0.91%) JIRA
9 1 (0.46%) Android Studio
9 1 (0.46%) Apache Continuum
9 1 (0.46%) CocoaPods
9 1 (0.46%) Gradle
9 1 (0.46%) gulp
9 1 (0.46%) Oracle Forms
General
1 66 (30.14%) Marketing
2 33 (15.07%) Games
3 22 (10.05%) Retail
4 17 (7.76%) Banking
5 14 (6.39%) Finance
6 9 (4.11%) Advertising
7 4 (1.83%) Brand Awareness
7 4 (1.83%) Multimedia
8 3 (1.37%) Back Office
8 3 (1.37%) Investment Banking
8 3 (1.37%) Legal
8 3 (1.37%) Telecoms
9 2 (0.91%) Automotive
9 2 (0.91%) German Language
10 1 (0.46%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.46%) French Language
10 1 (0.46%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.46%) Russian Language
10 1 (0.46%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 108 (49.32%) Developer
2 36 (16.44%) .NET Developer
3 32 (14.61%) Digital Developer
4 29 (13.24%) PHP Developer
5 22 (10.05%) Web Developer
6 21 (9.59%) Senior Developer
7 20 (9.13%) Analyst
8 18 (8.22%) Java Developer
9 17 (7.76%) Software Developer
10 16 (7.31%) Digital Executive
10 16 (7.31%) Digital Marketing Executive
10 16 (7.31%) Marketing Executive
11 15 (6.85%) HTML Developer
11 15 (6.85%) Web Analyst
12 14 (6.39%) HTML CSS Developer
13 13 (5.94%) Java Software Developer
13 13 (5.94%) PHP Web Developer
14 12 (5.48%) Java Engineer
14 12 (5.48%) Java Software Engineer
14 12 (5.48%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (29.68%) HTML
2 57 (26.03%) CSS
3 47 (21.46%) jQuery
4 40 (18.26%) .NET
5 38 (17.35%) ASP.NET
6 36 (16.44%) ASP.NET MVC
7 35 (15.98%) XML
8 31 (14.16%) WCF
9 30 (13.70%) ASP.NET MVC 5
9 30 (13.70%) HTML5
10 29 (13.24%) KnockoutJS
10 29 (13.24%) Ninject
11 26 (11.87%) CSS3
12 20 (9.13%) AngularJS
13 18 (8.22%) JSON
14 16 (7.31%) SOAP
15 12 (5.48%) EDI
15 12 (5.48%) JMS
15 12 (5.48%) Middleware
15 12 (5.48%) Protocol Buffers
Miscellaneous
1 34 (15.53%) Mobile App
2 32 (14.61%) iPhone
3 30 (13.70%) Social Media
4 28 (12.79%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (6.85%) User Experience
6 14 (6.39%) Mathematics
7 12 (5.48%) Algorithms
8 9 (4.11%) Computer Science
8 9 (4.11%) Visualisation
9 8 (3.65%) Graphic Design
10 7 (3.20%) Blog
10 7 (3.20%) Statistics
11 6 (2.74%) Copywriting
11 6 (2.74%) Management Information System
12 5 (2.28%) AS400
12 5 (2.28%) Digital Media
12 5 (2.28%) iSeries
13 4 (1.83%) Animation
13 4 (1.83%) Video Editing
14 2 (0.91%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 40 (18.26%) Android
2 32 (14.61%) Linux
3 17 (7.76%) Windows
4 15 (6.85%) Unix
5 8 (3.65%) Windows Server
6 5 (2.28%) Ubuntu
7 4 (1.83%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.91%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.46%) AIX
9 1 (0.46%) CentOS
9 1 (0.46%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.46%) Solaris
9 1 (0.46%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (41.55%) Analytics
2 60 (27.40%) Agile Software Development
3 43 (19.63%) MVC
3 43 (19.63%) SEO
4 42 (19.18%) Pay per click
5 40 (18.26%) TDD
6 39 (17.81%) Digital Marketing
7 38 (17.35%) E-Commerce
8 32 (14.61%) Web Application Development
9 30 (13.70%) Domain-Driven Design
10 29 (13.24%) Dependency Injection
11 28 (12.79%) Web Development
12 25 (11.42%) Open Source
12 25 (11.42%) Web Analytics
13 19 (8.68%) Scrum
14 16 (7.31%) Continuous Integration
15 15 (6.85%) Software Engineering
16 14 (6.39%) CRM
16 14 (6.39%) Email Marketing
17 13 (5.94%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 47 (21.46%) JavaScript
2 41 (18.72%) C#
3 39 (17.81%) SQL
4 37 (16.89%) PHP
5 32 (14.61%) Java
6 4 (1.83%) T-SQL
7 3 (1.37%) VBA
8 1 (0.46%) Apple Swift
8 1 (0.46%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.46%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.46%) Python
8 1 (0.46%) R
8 1 (0.46%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 25 (11.42%) Degree
2 9 (4.11%) CCNA
2 9 (4.11%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (1.37%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.91%) A+ Certification
4 2 (0.91%) MCP
4 2 (0.91%) MCSE
5 1 (0.46%) BC Cleared
5 1 (0.46%) CCNP
5 1 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.46%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.94%) QA
2 1 (0.46%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 12 (5.48%) Docker
2 6 (2.74%) Active Directory
3 5 (2.28%) Xen
4 4 (1.83%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.46%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (0.91%) cPanel
2 1 (0.46%) Ansible
Vendors
1 27 (12.33%) Microsoft
2 25 (11.42%) Twitter
3 16 (7.31%) Facebook
4 12 (5.48%) webMethods
4 12 (5.48%) WSO2
5 11 (5.02%) Adobe
6 7 (3.20%) Apple
7 6 (2.74%) Citrix
8 5 (2.28%) IBM
8 5 (2.28%) NetApp
9 4 (1.83%) Cisco
9 4 (1.83%) Oracle
9 4 (1.83%) PayPal
9 4 (1.83%) SYSPRO
9 4 (1.83%) Tealeaf
9 4 (1.83%) VMware
9 4 (1.83%) Zend
10 2 (0.91%) HubSpot
10 2 (0.91%) Sony
10 2 (0.91%) Yahoo!
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