The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Google products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Google over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Scotland region.

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

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google
Rank 125 147 145
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -2
Permanent jobs citing Google 43 13 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.19% 0.40% 0.48%
As % of the Vendors category 2.68% 0.82% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 28 11 12
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,800 £25,000 £30,400
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £31,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+26.98% -3.07%
Vendors Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1602 1593 1538
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 44.33% 49.21% 49.36%
Number of salaries quoted 998 1075 1033
Average salary £40,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.70% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,650 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,200 £55,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Google
UK

Google
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Google Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Google
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Google Salary Trend in Scotland

Google
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Google across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Google Salary Histogram in Scotland

Google
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Google within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 1 August 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
(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
Edinburgh +3 23 £40,000 +23.07% 2
Glasgow +3 16 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Dumfries and Galloway - 3 £20,000 -
Dundee - 1 £42,500 -
Google
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Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 40 (56.34%) .NET
2 39 (54.93%) C#
3 31 (43.66%) ASP.NET
4 25 (35.21%) SQL Server
5 23 (32.39%) TDD
6 21 (29.58%) HTML
6 21 (29.58%) MVC
7 20 (28.17%) CSS
7 20 (28.17%) WCF
7 20 (28.17%) Facebook
8 19 (26.76%) Web Application Development
8 19 (26.76%) ASP.NET MVC
8 19 (26.76%) Social Media
8 19 (26.76%) Node.js
8 19 (26.76%) Marketing
8 19 (26.76%) Finance
9 18 (25.35%) Android
9 18 (25.35%) Analytics
10 17 (23.94%) NoSQL
11 16 (22.54%) CMS
11 16 (22.54%) Google Analytics
11 16 (22.54%) Java
12 14 (19.72%) JavaScript
12 14 (19.72%) Linux
12 14 (19.72%) OO
12 14 (19.72%) Python
12 14 (19.72%) Mobile App
13 13 (18.31%) Twitter
13 13 (18.31%) SQL Server 2012
13 13 (18.31%) E-Commerce

Google
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 19 (26.76%) Node.js
2 16 (22.54%) CMS
3 9 (12.68%) Drupal
4 6 (8.45%) SharePoint
4 6 (8.45%) Umbraco
5 5 (7.04%) WordPress
6 4 (5.63%) Apache
7 3 (4.23%) nginx
8 2 (2.82%) Facebook Platform
8 2 (2.82%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (2.82%) Apache Solr
8 2 (2.82%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (1.41%) Alfresco
9 1 (1.41%) Jetty
9 1 (1.41%) Sitefinity
9 1 (1.41%) Apache Qpid
9 1 (1.41%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (1.41%) WebSphere
9 1 (1.41%) Tomcat
9 1 (1.41%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (5.63%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 16 (22.54%) Google Analytics
2 4 (5.63%) WebTrends
2 4 (5.63%) Magento
3 1 (1.41%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.86%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (9.86%) Heroku
1 7 (9.86%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (9.86%) OpenShift
1 7 (9.86%) Google Compute Engine
2 4 (5.63%) MailChimp
3 3 (4.23%) Amazon EC2
3 3 (4.23%) SaaS
4 2 (2.82%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.41%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.41%) Google App Engine
5 1 (1.41%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (12.68%) HTTP
2 1 (1.41%) AMQP
2 1 (1.41%) DHCP
2 1 (1.41%) FTP
2 1 (1.41%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.41%) DNS
2 1 (1.41%) Internet
2 1 (1.41%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (35.21%) SQL Server
2 17 (23.94%) NoSQL
3 13 (18.31%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (9.86%) Relational Database
5 6 (8.45%) RDBMS
5 6 (8.45%) MySQL
6 4 (5.63%) Hadoop
7 3 (4.23%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (4.23%) MongoDB
8 2 (2.82%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (2.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (2.82%) Redis
8 2 (2.82%) Apache Hive
8 2 (2.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (1.41%) Apache Cassandra
9 1 (1.41%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (15.49%) Git (software)
2 10 (14.08%) Jenkins
3 7 (9.86%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (7.04%) Mercurial
5 4 (5.63%) JUnit
5 4 (5.63%) Subversion
6 3 (4.23%) JIRA
7 2 (2.82%) Behat
7 2 (2.82%) PHPUnit
8 1 (1.41%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (1.41%) PhoneGap
General
1 19 (26.76%) Marketing
1 19 (26.76%) Finance
2 12 (16.90%) Games
3 10 (14.08%) Advertising
4 1 (1.41%) Retail
4 1 (1.41%) German Language
4 1 (1.41%) Italian Language
4 1 (1.41%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 40 (56.34%) Developer
2 30 (42.25%) .NET Developer
3 11 (15.49%) Analyst
4 7 (9.86%) Cloud Architect
4 7 (9.86%) Architect
5 5 (7.04%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (7.04%) C# Developer
5 5 (7.04%) ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (7.04%) Software Engineer
6 4 (5.63%) E-Commerce Specialist
6 4 (5.63%) Web Analyst
7 3 (4.23%) Applications Support Engineer
7 3 (4.23%) PHP Developer
7 3 (4.23%) Java Software Engineer
7 3 (4.23%) Software Developer
7 3 (4.23%) Senior Developer
7 3 (4.23%) Support Engineer
7 3 (4.23%) Applications Support
7 3 (4.23%) Web Developer
8 2 (2.82%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (56.34%) .NET
2 31 (43.66%) ASP.NET
3 21 (29.58%) HTML
4 20 (28.17%) CSS
4 20 (28.17%) WCF
5 19 (26.76%) ASP.NET MVC
6 12 (16.90%) KnockoutJS
6 12 (16.90%) Ninject
7 11 (15.49%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 10 (14.08%) Web Services
9 9 (12.68%) jQuery
9 9 (12.68%) XML
10 8 (11.27%) RESTful
11 7 (9.86%) ASP.NET Web API
12 6 (8.45%) AngularJS
12 6 (8.45%) Java EE
13 5 (7.04%) Google Maps API
13 5 (7.04%) HTML5
13 5 (7.04%) CSS3
13 5 (7.04%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (26.76%) Social Media
2 14 (19.72%) Mobile App
3 12 (16.90%) iPhone
4 7 (9.86%) BBC
5 4 (5.63%) Open Source
6 3 (4.23%) Mathematics
7 2 (2.82%) Physics
7 2 (2.82%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.41%) Economics
8 1 (1.41%) Copywriting
8 1 (1.41%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 18 (25.35%) Android
2 14 (19.72%) Linux
3 3 (4.23%) Windows
4 2 (2.82%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (32.39%) TDD
2 21 (29.58%) MVC
3 19 (26.76%) Web Application Development
4 18 (25.35%) Analytics
5 14 (19.72%) OO
6 13 (18.31%) E-Commerce
7 12 (16.90%) Dependency Injection
7 12 (16.90%) Domain-Driven Design
8 10 (14.08%) Digital Marketing
9 9 (12.68%) BDD
10 8 (11.27%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (8.45%) Content Management
12 5 (7.04%) Data Analysis
12 5 (7.04%) Software Engineering
12 5 (7.04%) SEO
12 5 (7.04%) Pay per click
13 4 (5.63%) Web Analytics
13 4 (5.63%) Workflow
13 4 (5.63%) Responsive Web Design
14 3 (4.23%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 39 (54.93%) C#
2 16 (22.54%) Java
3 14 (19.72%) JavaScript
3 14 (19.72%) Python
4 8 (11.27%) VB.NET
5 7 (9.86%) Ruby
5 7 (9.86%) C++
5 7 (9.86%) PHP
6 6 (8.45%) SQL
7 3 (4.23%) PowerShell
7 3 (4.23%) Perl
8 2 (2.82%) T-SQL
8 2 (2.82%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 9 (12.68%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.41%) QA
System Software
1 7 (9.86%) Docker
2 1 (1.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.41%) Xen
Systems Management
1 7 (9.86%) Puppet
1 7 (9.86%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (8.45%) CFEngine
3 2 (2.82%) Capistrano
4 1 (1.41%) Ansible
Vendors
1 20 (28.17%) Facebook
2 13 (18.31%) Twitter
3 8 (11.27%) Microsoft
3 8 (11.27%) Yahoo!
4 7 (9.86%) Sony
4 7 (9.86%) Sybase
4 7 (9.86%) Oracle
4 7 (9.86%) Apple
5 5 (7.04%) Zend
6 4 (5.63%) Tableau
7 2 (2.82%) Omniture
7 2 (2.82%) Sitecore
8 1 (1.41%) Ektron
8 1 (1.41%) VMware
Edinburgh
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, Progression
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago