The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Google products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Google over the 3 months to 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google
Rank 28 25 30
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Permanent jobs citing Google 5 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 3.65% 2.19% 0.74%
As % of the Vendors category 10.20% 5.66% 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £30,000 £23,500 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.65% +9.30%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
- +26.98%
Google
Lancashire

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

Vendors Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
49 53 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 35.77% 38.69% 44.85%
Number of salaries quoted 38 42 57
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +12.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £46,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Google
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

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

Google Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

Google
Salary Trend in Preston

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

Google Salary Trend in Preston

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Preston 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 8 (66.67%) SEO
1 8 (66.67%) Pay per click
1 8 (66.67%) Marketing
2 6 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 6 (50.00%) PHP
2 6 (50.00%) Google Analytics
2 6 (50.00%) Online Marketing
2 6 (50.00%) Analytics
3 5 (41.67%) jQuery
3 5 (41.67%) HTML
3 5 (41.67%) CSS
4 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 4 (33.33%) HTML5
4 4 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
4 4 (33.33%) Web Application Development
4 4 (33.33%) CSS3
5 3 (25.00%) Laravel
5 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
5 3 (25.00%) Symfony
5 3 (25.00%) Zend
5 3 (25.00%) CodeIgniter
5 3 (25.00%) MySQL
5 3 (25.00%) MVC
5 3 (25.00%) Web Development
5 3 (25.00%) SDLC
6 2 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (16.67%) Social Media
7 1 (8.33%) Social Media Marketing
7 1 (8.33%) Facebook
7 1 (8.33%) Twitter

Google
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT jobs across the Preston 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 1 (8.33%) WordPress
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 6 (50.00%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (25.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (66.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Marketing Manager
1 6 (50.00%) Online Marketing Manager
1 6 (50.00%) PPC Specialist
1 6 (50.00%) PPC Manager
1 6 (50.00%) PPC Analyst
1 6 (50.00%) PPC Executive
2 5 (41.67%) Developer
3 3 (25.00%) Web Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Account Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Front-End Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) HTML
1 5 (41.67%) CSS
1 5 (41.67%) jQuery
2 4 (33.33%) HTML5
2 4 (33.33%) CSS3
3 3 (25.00%) Laravel
3 3 (25.00%) Symfony
3 3 (25.00%) CodeIgniter
4 1 (8.33%) Ajax
4 1 (8.33%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) SEO
1 8 (66.67%) Pay per click
2 6 (50.00%) Data Analysis
2 6 (50.00%) Online Marketing
2 6 (50.00%) Analytics
3 4 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 4 (33.33%) Web Application Development
4 3 (25.00%) SDLC
4 3 (25.00%) MVC
4 3 (25.00%) Web Development
5 2 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (8.33%) Business Development
6 1 (8.33%) Email Marketing
6 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (8.33%) Web Design
6 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (8.33%) Social Media Marketing
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) PHP
2 4 (33.33%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Zend
2 1 (8.33%) Facebook
2 1 (8.33%) Twitter
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