The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Google products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Google over the 3 months to 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google
Rank 121 133 121
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -12
Permanent jobs citing Google 25 10 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.03% 0.41% 0.65%
As % of the Vendors category 2.08% 0.79% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 18 10 13
Average salary £37,500 £52,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Google
Berkshire

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

Vendors Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1204 1259 1281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 49.79% 52.20% 59.20%
Number of salaries quoted 838 903 1013
Average salary £45,000 £47,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.25% +10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £66,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Google
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Google Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Google
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Google Salary Trend in Reading

Google
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Google across the Reading region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015.

Google Salary Histogram in Reading

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 22 (61.11%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (38.89%) C#
2 14 (38.89%) PHP
2 14 (38.89%) OOP
2 14 (38.89%) Marketing
3 13 (36.11%) .NET
3 13 (36.11%) MySQL
4 12 (33.33%) SQL
4 12 (33.33%) Software Engineering
4 12 (33.33%) Google App Engine
4 12 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
5 11 (30.56%) Mobile App
5 11 (30.56%) VB
5 11 (30.56%) OO
6 10 (27.78%) SharePoint
6 10 (27.78%) Telecoms
6 10 (27.78%) System Testing
7 9 (25.00%) Relational Database
7 9 (25.00%) Aerospace
7 9 (25.00%) InfoPath
8 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
8 8 (22.22%) Analytics
9 7 (19.44%) Social Media
9 7 (19.44%) KVM
9 7 (19.44%) Public Cloud
9 7 (19.44%) Enterprise Cloud
9 7 (19.44%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (19.44%) Hyper-V
9 7 (19.44%) MPLS

Google
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 10 (27.78%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.56%) Joomla!
2 2 (5.56%) Apache
3 1 (2.78%) CMS
3 1 (2.78%) WordPress
Applications
1 9 (25.00%) InfoPath
2 7 (19.44%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 22 (61.11%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (33.33%) Google App Engine
2 12 (33.33%) Google Cloud Platform
3 6 (16.67%) Google Analytics
4 4 (11.11%) MailChimp
5 3 (8.33%) Terremark
5 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
6 2 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (5.56%) SaaS
7 1 (2.78%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (19.44%) MPLS
1 7 (19.44%) VPN
2 3 (8.33%) OpenFlow
3 2 (5.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (36.11%) MySQL
2 9 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server
4 1 (2.78%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Calabash
1 1 (2.78%) Cucumber
1 1 (2.78%) Jenkins
1 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 14 (38.89%) Marketing
2 10 (27.78%) Telecoms
3 9 (25.00%) Aerospace
4 4 (11.11%) Finance
5 2 (5.56%) Banking
5 2 (5.56%) Advertising
6 1 (2.78%) Law
Job Titles
1 12 (33.33%) Software Engineer
2 9 (25.00%) Senior Manager
3 8 (22.22%) Marketing Manager
4 6 (16.67%) Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Designer
5 4 (11.11%) Web Designer
6 3 (8.33%) PHP Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Research Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Senior Software Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Web Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Consultant
6 3 (8.33%) Cloud Consultant
7 2 (5.56%) Junior PHP Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Graduate PHP Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Junior
7 2 (5.56%) Graduate
7 2 (5.56%) Graduate Developer
7 2 (5.56%) Junior Developer
8 1 (2.78%) Operations Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (36.11%) .NET
2 6 (16.67%) CSS
2 6 (16.67%) HTML
2 6 (16.67%) jQuery
3 3 (8.33%) Web Services
3 3 (8.33%) HTML5
4 2 (5.56%) CakePHP
4 2 (5.56%) LAMP
5 1 (2.78%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.78%) Apache Camel
5 1 (2.78%) Bing Maps
5 1 (2.78%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 11 (30.56%) Mobile App
2 7 (19.44%) Social Media
2 7 (19.44%) Public Cloud
2 7 (19.44%) Enterprise Cloud
3 4 (11.11%) Graphic Design
3 4 (11.11%) User Experience
4 2 (5.56%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (5.56%) W3C
5 1 (2.78%) Telematics
5 1 (2.78%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.56%) Linux
2 1 (2.78%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (38.89%) OOP
2 12 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 11 (30.56%) OO
4 10 (27.78%) System Testing
5 8 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (22.22%) Analytics
6 7 (19.44%) SEO
7 6 (16.67%) Web Analytics
8 4 (11.11%) Data Protection
8 4 (11.11%) E-Commerce
9 3 (8.33%) ITIL
9 3 (8.33%) Configuration Management
9 3 (8.33%) Customer Engagement
9 3 (8.33%) eTOM
10 2 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (5.56%) Online Marketing
10 2 (5.56%) B2B
10 2 (5.56%) Pay per click
11 1 (2.78%) Scrum
11 1 (2.78%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 14 (38.89%) C#
1 14 (38.89%) PHP
2 12 (33.33%) SQL
3 11 (30.56%) VB
4 4 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.78%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (5.56%) Degree
System Software
1 7 (19.44%) KVM
1 7 (19.44%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (19.44%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 7 (19.44%) VMware
3 6 (16.67%) Adobe
4 3 (8.33%) Rackspace
5 2 (5.56%) DoubleClick
6 1 (2.78%) Business Objects
6 1 (2.78%) Facebook
6 1 (2.78%) Twitter
6 1 (2.78%) Xamarin