The table below looks at the statistics 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 18 September 2014 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google
Rank 120 136 154
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +18
Permanent jobs citing Google 53 20 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.46% 0.66% 0.19%
As % of the Vendors category 3.33% 1.38% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 25 17 4
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £25,000 £25,450
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £46,000 £41,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -4.41%
Google
UK

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

Vendors Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1591 1447 1544
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 43.95% 47.63% 48.48%
Number of salaries quoted 949 943 1006
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,650 £29,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 +5 27 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Glasgow -1 23 £40,000 - 2
Dundee - 1 £42,500 -
Google
UK

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 50 (60.98%) C#
2 44 (53.66%) .NET
3 33 (40.24%) ASP.NET
4 28 (34.15%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (34.15%) Java
5 25 (30.49%) TDD
5 25 (30.49%) NoSQL
6 24 (29.27%) SQL Server
7 23 (28.05%) Python
7 23 (28.05%) Finance
8 22 (26.83%) MVC
8 22 (26.83%) WCF
9 21 (25.61%) ASP.NET MVC
9 21 (25.61%) Node.js
9 21 (25.61%) Facebook
9 21 (25.61%) Web Application Development
10 20 (24.39%) Web Services
11 19 (23.17%) HTTP
11 19 (23.17%) Opscode Chef
11 19 (23.17%) Puppet
12 18 (21.95%) Social Media
12 18 (21.95%) HTML
13 16 (19.51%) C++
13 16 (19.51%) CSS
13 16 (19.51%) Marketing
13 16 (19.51%) Amazon AWS
13 16 (19.51%) Relational Database
13 16 (19.51%) Google Compute Engine
13 16 (19.51%) Analytics
14 15 (18.29%) Android

Google
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 21 (25.61%) Node.js
2 15 (18.29%) CMS
3 9 (10.98%) Drupal
4 7 (8.54%) Apache
5 6 (7.32%) SharePoint
5 6 (7.32%) Umbraco
5 6 (7.32%) WordPress
6 4 (4.88%) WebSphere
6 4 (4.88%) Tomcat
6 4 (4.88%) IIS
6 4 (4.88%) nginx
6 4 (4.88%) Jetty
7 2 (2.44%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (1.22%) Sitefinity
8 1 (1.22%) Apache Qpid
8 1 (1.22%) Alfresco
8 1 (1.22%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (1.22%) TeamSite
Applications
1 4 (4.88%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 14 (17.07%) Google Analytics
2 4 (4.88%) WebTrends
2 4 (4.88%) Magento
3 1 (1.22%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 16 (19.51%) Amazon AWS
1 16 (19.51%) Google Compute Engine
2 9 (10.98%) OpenShift
2 9 (10.98%) Heroku
2 9 (10.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.88%) MailChimp
3 4 (4.88%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (4.88%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (4.88%) Google App Engine
4 1 (1.22%) SaaS
4 1 (1.22%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (23.17%) HTTP
2 4 (4.88%) IPsec
2 4 (4.88%) TCP/IP
2 4 (4.88%) DNS
2 4 (4.88%) DHCP
2 4 (4.88%) FTP
3 1 (1.22%) AMQP
3 1 (1.22%) Internet
3 1 (1.22%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (30.49%) NoSQL
2 24 (29.27%) SQL Server
3 16 (19.51%) Relational Database
4 15 (18.29%) RDBMS
5 9 (10.98%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (4.88%) MySQL
7 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.22%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.22%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.22%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (17.07%) Git (software)
2 13 (15.85%) Jenkins
3 9 (10.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (6.10%) Mercurial
5 2 (2.44%) Subversion
5 2 (2.44%) JUnit
6 1 (1.22%) Moq
6 1 (1.22%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.22%) NUnit
6 1 (1.22%) JIRA
General
1 23 (28.05%) Finance
2 16 (19.51%) Marketing
3 11 (13.41%) Games
4 5 (6.10%) Advertising
5 4 (4.88%) German Language
5 4 (4.88%) Italian Language
5 4 (4.88%) Turkish Language
6 1 (1.22%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 43 (52.44%) Developer
2 31 (37.80%) .NET Developer
3 16 (19.51%) Architect
4 13 (15.85%) Analyst
5 9 (10.98%) Cloud Architect
6 7 (8.54%) Java Architect
7 6 (7.32%) C# Developer
8 5 (6.10%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (6.10%) Applications Support
8 5 (6.10%) Web Analyst
8 5 (6.10%) ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (4.88%) Applications Support Engineer
9 4 (4.88%) Support Engineer
9 4 (4.88%) Web Developer
9 4 (4.88%) E-Commerce Specialist
10 3 (3.66%) PHP Developer
11 2 (2.44%) Data Analyst
11 2 (2.44%) Business Intelligence Analyst
11 2 (2.44%) Business Analyst
11 2 (2.44%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (53.66%) .NET
2 33 (40.24%) ASP.NET
3 22 (26.83%) WCF
4 21 (25.61%) ASP.NET MVC
5 20 (24.39%) Web Services
6 18 (21.95%) HTML
7 16 (19.51%) CSS
8 15 (18.29%) Java EE
9 11 (13.41%) KnockoutJS
9 11 (13.41%) RESTful
9 11 (13.41%) Ninject
10 10 (12.20%) ASP.NET Web API
11 9 (10.98%) XML
12 7 (8.54%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 7 (8.54%) jQuery
13 6 (7.32%) HTML5
14 5 (6.10%) CSS3
14 5 (6.10%) J2EE
14 5 (6.10%) Servlets
14 5 (6.10%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 18 (21.95%) Social Media
2 12 (14.63%) Mobile App
3 11 (13.41%) iPhone
4 10 (12.20%) BBC
5 8 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (6.10%) Open Source
7 4 (4.88%) Blog
7 4 (4.88%) Mathematics
8 3 (3.66%) User Experience
9 2 (2.44%) Economics
10 1 (1.22%) N-Tier
10 1 (1.22%) Computer Science
10 1 (1.22%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 15 (18.29%) Android
2 13 (15.85%) Linux
3 4 (4.88%) Windows
4 2 (2.44%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (34.15%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (30.49%) TDD
3 22 (26.83%) MVC
4 21 (25.61%) Web Application Development
5 16 (19.51%) Analytics
6 14 (17.07%) OO
7 13 (15.85%) E-Commerce
8 12 (14.63%) Automated Testing
9 11 (13.41%) Domain-Driven Design
9 11 (13.41%) Continuous Integration
9 11 (13.41%) Dependency Injection
10 10 (12.20%) BDD
11 9 (10.98%) Digital Marketing
12 6 (7.32%) Content Management
13 5 (6.10%) Mentoring
13 5 (6.10%) Data Analysis
13 5 (6.10%) Web Analytics
13 5 (6.10%) Unit Testing
14 4 (4.88%) Workflow
14 4 (4.88%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 50 (60.98%) C#
2 28 (34.15%) Java
3 23 (28.05%) Python
4 16 (19.51%) C++
5 11 (13.41%) Ruby
6 10 (12.20%) VB.NET
7 8 (9.76%) JavaScript
8 6 (7.32%) PHP
9 5 (6.10%) PowerShell
9 5 (6.10%) Perl
10 4 (4.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (9.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.88%) QA
System Software
1 9 (10.98%) Docker
2 4 (4.88%) Xen
2 4 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (23.17%) Opscode Chef
1 19 (23.17%) Puppet
2 15 (18.29%) CFEngine
3 4 (4.88%) Ansible
Vendors
1 21 (25.61%) Facebook
2 12 (14.63%) Apple
3 11 (13.41%) Twitter
3 11 (13.41%) Yahoo!
4 10 (12.20%) Microsoft
4 10 (12.20%) Sony
5 9 (10.98%) Sybase
5 9 (10.98%) Oracle
6 4 (4.88%) VMware
7 3 (3.66%) Zend
8 2 (2.44%) Sitecore
8 2 (2.44%) Tableau
9 1 (1.22%) Red Gate
9 1 (1.22%) Ektron
9 1 (1.22%) HubSpot
9 1 (1.22%) Infragistics
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