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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google
Rank 159 84 149
Rank change year-on-year
-75 +65
Permanent jobs citing Google 105 220 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.57% 2.95% 1.40%
As % of the Vendors category 3.60% 6.62% 3.14%
Number of salaries quoted 85 143 82
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,900 £21,500 £25,250
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £43,700 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +23.07%
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
2915 3324 3055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 43.48% 44.53% 44.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2331 2593 2588
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 3 September 2015.

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 3 September 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
Manchester -68 63 £35,000 - 21
Cheshire +5 32 £35,000 +7.69% 12
Lancashire +8 6 £28,750 +18.55% 4
Merseyside +10 1 £26,000 +8.33% 4
Cumbria - 1 £15,000 -
Google
England

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 98 (44.55%) Analytics
2 97 (44.09%) HTML
3 93 (42.27%) Google Analytics
4 78 (35.45%) JavaScript
5 68 (30.91%) CSS
6 62 (28.18%) SEO
7 61 (27.73%) SQL Server
8 59 (26.82%) Marketing
9 51 (23.18%) Agile Software Development
10 50 (22.73%) Pay per click
11 49 (22.27%) Android
12 47 (21.36%) Mobile App
12 47 (21.36%) Games
13 46 (20.91%) iPhone
14 44 (20.00%) jQuery
14 44 (20.00%) E-Commerce
15 42 (19.09%) HTML5
16 40 (18.18%) SQL
16 40 (18.18%) MVC
17 38 (17.27%) .NET
18 37 (16.82%) C#
19 36 (16.36%) PHP
19 36 (16.36%) Digital Marketing
20 35 (15.91%) CSS3
21 33 (15.00%) KnockoutJS
21 33 (15.00%) Web Application Development
21 33 (15.00%) ASP.NET
21 33 (15.00%) TDD
22 31 (14.09%) MySQL
23 30 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC

Google
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 (13.64%) Node.js
2 22 (10.00%) CMS
3 19 (8.64%) WordPress
4 8 (3.64%) SharePoint
5 6 (2.73%) Apache
6 5 (2.27%) Joomla!
6 5 (2.27%) Drupal
7 3 (1.36%) Umbraco
7 3 (1.36%) WebSphere
7 3 (1.36%) Kentico
8 2 (0.91%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.45%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.45%) IIS
9 1 (0.45%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 16 (7.27%) Photoshop
2 15 (6.82%) MS PowerPoint
3 13 (5.91%) Adobe Illustrator
3 13 (5.91%) MS Excel
4 11 (5.00%) MS Office
5 7 (3.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 6 (2.73%) AutoCAD
7 2 (0.91%) InDesign
8 1 (0.45%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 6 (2.73%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (2.73%) Magento
2 3 (1.36%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 93 (42.27%) Google Analytics
2 7 (3.18%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (2.73%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (2.27%) SaaS
5 3 (1.36%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (1.36%) GitHub
5 3 (1.36%) Trello
5 3 (1.36%) MailChimp
6 2 (0.91%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.91%) Google Apps
7 1 (0.45%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.45%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.18%) HTTP
2 5 (2.27%) Intranet
3 4 (1.82%) Internet
4 3 (1.36%) Firewall
4 3 (1.36%) SSL
5 2 (0.91%) VoIP
6 1 (0.45%) WAN
6 1 (0.45%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.45%) DNS
6 1 (0.45%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (27.73%) SQL Server
2 31 (14.09%) MySQL
3 23 (10.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 22 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 21 (9.55%) Data Warehouse
5 21 (9.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 20 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
6 20 (9.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 6 (2.73%) MongoDB
8 4 (1.82%) Big Data
9 3 (1.36%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (1.36%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.45%) BigQuery
10 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.45%) Hadoop
10 1 (0.45%) Data Mining
10 1 (0.45%) QlikView
10 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 23 (10.45%) Git (software)
2 12 (5.45%) Grunt
3 8 (3.64%) Subversion
4 7 (3.18%) Jasmine
5 5 (2.27%) Bower
5 5 (2.27%) gulp
5 5 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (1.82%) Selenium
7 3 (1.36%) Axure RP
7 3 (1.36%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.91%) WebDriver
9 1 (0.45%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 1 (0.45%) JIRA
9 1 (0.45%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.45%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.45%) Dreamweaver
9 1 (0.45%) SpecFlow
9 1 (0.45%) Firebug
General
1 59 (26.82%) Marketing
2 47 (21.36%) Games
3 22 (10.00%) Retail
4 19 (8.64%) Finance
5 8 (3.64%) Advertising
6 6 (2.73%) Multimedia
7 3 (1.36%) Automotive
8 2 (0.91%) Legal
8 2 (0.91%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.45%) Publishing
9 1 (0.45%) Law
9 1 (0.45%) Back Office
9 1 (0.45%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.45%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.45%) Banking
Job Titles
1 109 (49.55%) Developer
2 27 (12.27%) .NET Developer
3 23 (10.45%) Analyst
4 22 (10.00%) PPC Specialist
4 22 (10.00%) PPC Manager
4 22 (10.00%) PPC Analyst
4 22 (10.00%) PPC Executive
5 20 (9.09%) Front-End Developer
6 17 (7.73%) PHP Developer
7 14 (6.36%) Web Developer
8 13 (5.91%) SQL Server Developer
8 13 (5.91%) SQL Developer
8 13 (5.91%) Marketing Manager
9 12 (5.45%) Marketing Executive
9 12 (5.45%) Digital Marketing Executive
10 10 (4.55%) Online Marketing Manager
10 10 (4.55%) Web Analyst
11 8 (3.64%) Senior Developer
12 7 (3.18%) Software Developer
12 7 (3.18%) Data Warehouse Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (44.09%) HTML
2 68 (30.91%) CSS
3 44 (20.00%) jQuery
4 42 (19.09%) HTML5
5 38 (17.27%) .NET
6 35 (15.91%) CSS3
7 33 (15.00%) KnockoutJS
7 33 (15.00%) ASP.NET
8 30 (13.64%) ASP.NET MVC
9 29 (13.18%) WCF
10 26 (11.82%) Ninject
11 15 (6.82%) Sass
12 14 (6.36%) AngularJS
13 11 (5.00%) XML
14 8 (3.64%) Symfony
14 8 (3.64%) Ajax
15 7 (3.18%) Google Maps API
15 7 (3.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
16 6 (2.73%) JSON
17 5 (2.27%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 47 (21.36%) Mobile App
2 46 (20.91%) iPhone
3 29 (13.18%) Social Media
4 27 (12.27%) User Experience
5 24 (10.91%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (5.00%) Graphic Design
7 7 (3.18%) Smartphone
7 7 (3.18%) Copywriting
7 7 (3.18%) Blog
8 6 (2.73%) GIS
8 6 (2.73%) Management Information System
9 5 (2.27%) Animation
9 5 (2.27%) Video Editing
10 4 (1.82%) BBC
10 4 (1.82%) New Media
11 3 (1.36%) W3C
11 3 (1.36%) Computer Science
11 3 (1.36%) Psychology
12 2 (0.91%) Human Factors
13 1 (0.45%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 49 (22.27%) Android
2 14 (6.36%) Linux
3 6 (2.73%) UNIX
3 6 (2.73%) Windows
4 2 (0.91%) Ubuntu
4 2 (0.91%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.45%) Windows Phone
5 1 (0.45%) CentOS
5 1 (0.45%) AIX
5 1 (0.45%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (44.55%) Analytics
2 62 (28.18%) SEO
3 51 (23.18%) Agile Software Development
4 50 (22.73%) Pay per click
5 44 (20.00%) E-Commerce
6 40 (18.18%) MVC
7 36 (16.36%) Digital Marketing
8 33 (15.00%) Web Application Development
8 33 (15.00%) TDD
9 26 (11.82%) Domain-Driven Design
9 26 (11.82%) Dependency Injection
10 23 (10.45%) Business Intelligence
11 21 (9.55%) Web Development
12 18 (8.18%) Web Analytics
13 17 (7.73%) Email Marketing
14 15 (6.82%) Online Marketing
15 13 (5.91%) Responsive Web Design
16 11 (5.00%) Content Management
17 10 (4.55%) Marketing Strategy
18 9 (4.09%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 78 (35.45%) JavaScript
2 40 (18.18%) SQL
3 37 (16.82%) C#
4 36 (16.36%) PHP
5 20 (9.09%) T-SQL
6 12 (5.45%) Java
7 1 (0.45%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (4.09%) Degree
2 2 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.45%) A+ Certification
3 1 (0.45%) MCP
3 1 (0.45%) MCSE
3 1 (0.45%) CCNP
3 1 (0.45%) CCNA
3 1 (0.45%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.45%) QA
System Software
1 3 (1.36%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.45%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (0.45%) Puppet
1 1 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 25 (11.36%) Microsoft
2 11 (5.00%) Adobe
3 9 (4.09%) Facebook
4 7 (3.18%) Yahoo!
4 7 (3.18%) Oracle
4 7 (3.18%) Apple
5 6 (2.73%) Sony
6 3 (1.36%) Zend
6 3 (1.36%) EPiServer
6 3 (1.36%) Twitter
6 3 (1.36%) hybris
7 2 (0.91%) Maxymiser
7 2 (0.91%) VMware
7 2 (0.91%) Cisco
8 1 (0.45%) IBM
8 1 (0.45%) Citrix
8 1 (0.45%) Orchard
8 1 (0.45%) Omniture
8 1 (0.45%) RedDot
8 1 (0.45%) Tealeaf
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