The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the North West region.

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

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google
Rank 138 128 197
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +69
Permanent jobs citing Google 128 144 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.78% 1.96% 0.55%
As % of the Vendors category 3.98% 4.13% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 96 130 38
Average salary £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £22,000 £19,700
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Vendors Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3216 3486 3272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 44.77% 47.49% 45.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2552 2847 2869
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Google
England

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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -6 76 £27,000 -16.92% 16
Cheshire +7 35 £31,250 +4.16% 5
Merseyside -15 11 £36,250 +45.00% 3
Lancashire -3 5 £20,000 -20.00% 3
Google
England

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 97 (44.50%) Analytics
2 85 (38.99%) Pay per click
3 81 (37.16%) Google Analytics
4 78 (35.78%) Marketing
5 77 (35.32%) HTML
6 69 (31.65%) SEO
7 63 (28.90%) JavaScript
8 59 (27.06%) .NET
9 54 (24.77%) CSS
9 54 (24.77%) MVC
10 52 (23.85%) C#
11 51 (23.39%) SQL Server
12 50 (22.94%) TDD
13 44 (20.18%) Java
13 44 (20.18%) ASP.NET
14 41 (18.81%) Digital Marketing
15 38 (17.43%) Social Media
16 31 (14.22%) ASP.NET MVC
16 31 (14.22%) E-Commerce
16 31 (14.22%) jQuery
17 30 (13.76%) PHP
18 29 (13.30%) Mobile App
19 28 (12.84%) ASP.NET MVC 4
19 28 (12.84%) Degree
20 27 (12.39%) WCF
20 27 (12.39%) Android
20 27 (12.39%) SQL
20 27 (12.39%) Microsoft
20 27 (12.39%) SQL Server 2012
21 26 (11.93%) Node.js

Google
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 26 (11.93%) Node.js
2 8 (3.67%) CMS
3 7 (3.21%) WordPress
4 3 (1.38%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.92%) OpenStack
5 2 (0.92%) Apache
6 1 (0.46%) IIS
6 1 (0.46%) Joomla!
6 1 (0.46%) Drupal
6 1 (0.46%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 17 (7.80%) MS PowerPoint
2 11 (5.05%) MS Excel
3 8 (3.67%) Photoshop
4 4 (1.83%) Fireworks
5 3 (1.38%) MS Office
5 3 (1.38%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 81 (37.16%) Google Analytics
2 4 (1.83%) SiteCatalyst
2 4 (1.83%) WebTrends
3 2 (0.92%) Magento
3 2 (0.92%) AWD
3 2 (0.92%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.75%) Google App Engine
2 2 (0.92%) SaaS
2 2 (0.92%) PaaS
2 2 (0.92%) IaaS
2 2 (0.92%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.92%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.21%) TCP/IP
1 7 (3.21%) Internet
2 3 (1.38%) FTP
3 2 (0.92%) Firewall
4 1 (0.46%) Intranet
4 1 (0.46%) HTTP
4 1 (0.46%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.46%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (23.39%) SQL Server
2 27 (12.39%) SQL Server 2012
3 21 (9.63%) MySQL
4 6 (2.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (2.75%) PostgreSQL
5 5 (2.29%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (1.83%) NoSQL
6 4 (1.83%) Big Data
7 2 (0.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.92%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 13 (5.96%) Eclipse
2 12 (5.50%) Selenium
2 12 (5.50%) Git (software)
3 10 (4.59%) Subversion
4 7 (3.21%) JUnit
4 7 (3.21%) Maven
4 7 (3.21%) JSHint
4 7 (3.21%) WebDriver
4 7 (3.21%) QUnit
4 7 (3.21%) Jasmine
5 6 (2.75%) Dreamweaver
6 5 (2.29%) Visual Studio
6 5 (2.29%) Cucumber
7 2 (0.92%) Artifactory
7 2 (0.92%) jMock
7 2 (0.92%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.46%) ReSharper
8 1 (0.46%) NUnit
8 1 (0.46%) Mercurial
8 1 (0.46%) TeamCity
General
1 78 (35.78%) Marketing
2 24 (11.01%) Finance
3 22 (10.09%) Games
4 16 (7.34%) Advertising
5 15 (6.88%) Retail
6 10 (4.59%) Automotive
7 3 (1.38%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.92%) Dutch Language
8 2 (0.92%) French Language
8 2 (0.92%) German Language
8 2 (0.92%) Legal
8 2 (0.92%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.46%) Law
Job Titles
1 107 (49.08%) Developer
2 44 (20.18%) PPC Specialist
2 44 (20.18%) PPC Manager
2 44 (20.18%) PPC Analyst
2 44 (20.18%) PPC Executive
3 40 (18.35%) .NET Developer
4 18 (8.26%) SEO Executive
5 14 (6.42%) Java Developer
5 14 (6.42%) Senior Developer
6 13 (5.96%) Junior
6 13 (5.96%) Junior Developer
7 12 (5.50%) Web Developer
8 9 (4.13%) Analyst
8 9 (4.13%) Software Developer
8 9 (4.13%) PHP Developer
8 9 (4.13%) Junior Java Developer
9 8 (3.67%) Front-End Developer
9 8 (3.67%) SEO Manager
10 7 (3.21%) Designer
11 6 (2.75%) Django Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 77 (35.32%) HTML
2 59 (27.06%) .NET
3 54 (24.77%) CSS
4 44 (20.18%) ASP.NET
5 31 (14.22%) ASP.NET MVC
5 31 (14.22%) jQuery
6 28 (12.84%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 27 (12.39%) WCF
8 22 (10.09%) Ninject
8 22 (10.09%) KnockoutJS
9 21 (9.63%) Web Services
9 21 (9.63%) Google Maps API
9 21 (9.63%) HTML5
10 17 (7.80%) Spring
11 16 (7.34%) GWT
12 14 (6.42%) Hibernate
13 13 (5.96%) Backbone.js
14 12 (5.50%) XHTML
15 11 (5.05%) JSON
16 10 (4.59%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 38 (17.43%) Social Media
2 29 (13.30%) Mobile App
3 23 (10.55%) iPhone
4 9 (4.13%) Digital Media
5 5 (2.29%) Copywriting
6 4 (1.83%) Computer Science
6 4 (1.83%) BBC
7 3 (1.38%) FMCG
8 2 (0.92%) Open Source
8 2 (0.92%) Blog
8 2 (0.92%) CMDB
8 2 (0.92%) Tandem
8 2 (0.92%) Statistics
9 1 (0.46%) W3C
9 1 (0.46%) GIS
9 1 (0.46%) Animation
9 1 (0.46%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.46%) Social Network
9 1 (0.46%) New Media
Operating Systems
1 27 (12.39%) Android
2 11 (5.05%) Linux
3 4 (1.83%) Apple iOS
3 4 (1.83%) Windows
4 3 (1.38%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (44.50%) Analytics
2 85 (38.99%) Pay per click
3 69 (31.65%) SEO
4 54 (24.77%) MVC
5 50 (22.94%) TDD
6 41 (18.81%) Digital Marketing
7 31 (14.22%) E-Commerce
8 26 (11.93%) Web Application Development
9 24 (11.01%) Online Marketing
10 23 (10.55%) Web Development
10 23 (10.55%) Dependency Injection
11 22 (10.09%) Time Management
11 22 (10.09%) Domain-Driven Design
12 20 (9.17%) BDD
13 18 (8.26%) Competitor Analysis
14 14 (6.42%) Software Engineering
14 14 (6.42%) OO
14 14 (6.42%) B2B
15 13 (5.96%) B2C
15 13 (5.96%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 63 (28.90%) JavaScript
2 52 (23.85%) C#
3 44 (20.18%) Java
4 30 (13.76%) PHP
5 27 (12.39%) SQL
6 15 (6.88%) Python
6 15 (6.88%) Ruby
7 11 (5.05%) C++
8 9 (4.13%) Golang
9 4 (1.83%) VB.NET
10 3 (1.38%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.92%) PHP5
12 1 (0.46%) VB
12 1 (0.46%) ActionScript
12 1 (0.46%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 28 (12.84%) Degree
2 5 (2.29%) SC Cleared
2 5 (2.29%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.46%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.46%) QA
System Software
1 2 (0.92%) KVM
1 2 (0.92%) XenServer
1 2 (0.92%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (0.92%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.92%) Puppet
1 2 (0.92%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.46%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 27 (12.39%) Microsoft
2 21 (9.63%) Facebook
3 18 (8.26%) Yahoo!
4 12 (5.50%) Twitter
5 9 (4.13%) Rackspace
6 7 (3.21%) Apple
7 6 (2.75%) Adobe
7 6 (2.75%) Progress
8 5 (2.29%) JBoss
8 5 (2.29%) Oracle
8 5 (2.29%) Coremetrics
8 5 (2.29%) Zend
9 4 (1.83%) Sony
10 3 (1.38%) Omniture
10 3 (1.38%) Hitwise
11 2 (0.92%) Trapeze
11 2 (0.92%) VMware
11 2 (0.92%) Citrix
12 1 (0.46%) Salesforce.com
12 1 (0.46%) JD Edwards
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