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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google
Rank 138 153 163
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +10
Permanent jobs citing Google 25 27 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.79% 0.67% 0.095%
As % of the Vendors category 1.96% 1.55% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 19 9 3
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -27.27%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
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
1278 1746 1618
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 40.25% 43.26% 51.12%
Number of salaries quoted 778 1099 947
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -

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 17 April 2015.

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 17 April 2015. 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 +15 15 £40,000 -17.94% 2
Glasgow +8 10 £37,500 -6.25% 2
Google
UK

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 27 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (57.78%) TDD
3 22 (48.89%) Ruby
4 21 (46.67%) Social Media
5 17 (37.78%) Facebook
5 17 (37.78%) MVC
5 17 (37.78%) C#
5 17 (37.78%) .NET
5 17 (37.78%) SQL Server
6 16 (35.56%) ASP.NET
6 16 (35.56%) OO
6 16 (35.56%) Apple
6 16 (35.56%) BBC
6 16 (35.56%) Sony
6 16 (35.56%) Web Application Development
6 16 (35.56%) NoSQL
6 16 (35.56%) BDD
6 16 (35.56%) Node.js
6 16 (35.56%) ASP.NET MVC
6 16 (35.56%) RESTful
6 16 (35.56%) Git (software)
6 16 (35.56%) Yahoo!
6 16 (35.56%) WCF
6 16 (35.56%) ASP.NET Web API
7 11 (24.44%) jQuery
8 10 (22.22%) CSS
9 9 (20.00%) HTML
9 9 (20.00%) Linux
10 8 (17.78%) Java
10 8 (17.78%) Analytics

Google
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, 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 16 (35.56%) Node.js
2 4 (8.89%) JBoss
2 4 (8.89%) Apache
2 4 (8.89%) Apache Solr
3 3 (6.67%) CMS
3 3 (6.67%) Liferay
4 1 (2.22%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.22%) MS Office
2 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Google Analytics
2 1 (2.22%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (6.67%) Google Apps
2 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.67%) OpenShift
2 3 (6.67%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (4.44%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (2.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) Internet
2 3 (6.67%) Firewall
3 2 (4.44%) Wireless
3 2 (4.44%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (37.78%) SQL Server
2 16 (35.56%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.44%) SQLite
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 16 (35.56%) Git (software)
2 5 (11.11%) Eclipse
3 3 (6.67%) Maven
3 3 (6.67%) RSpec
3 3 (6.67%) Cucumber
3 3 (6.67%) Jasmine
3 3 (6.67%) Gradle
3 3 (6.67%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (15.56%) Finance
2 6 (13.33%) Marketing
3 3 (6.67%) Telecoms
4 2 (4.44%) Publishing
4 2 (4.44%) Games
4 2 (4.44%) Banking
4 2 (4.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (57.78%) Developer
2 17 (37.78%) .NET Developer
3 5 (11.11%) Consultant
4 4 (8.89%) SEO Consultant
5 3 (6.67%) Support Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
5 3 (6.67%) Web Developer
5 3 (6.67%) Ruby on Rails Developer
5 3 (6.67%) Front-End Developer
5 3 (6.67%) Front-End Web Developer
5 3 (6.67%) IT Support
5 3 (6.67%) IT Support Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Senior Manager
6 2 (4.44%) Analyst
6 2 (4.44%) Android Developer
6 2 (4.44%) DevOps Engineer
7 1 (2.22%) DevOps Specialist
7 1 (2.22%) IT Risk Consultant
7 1 (2.22%) PPC Specialist
7 1 (2.22%) Desktop Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (37.78%) .NET
2 16 (35.56%) ASP.NET
2 16 (35.56%) WCF
2 16 (35.56%) RESTful
2 16 (35.56%) ASP.NET MVC
2 16 (35.56%) ASP.NET Web API
3 11 (24.44%) jQuery
4 10 (22.22%) CSS
5 9 (20.00%) HTML
6 4 (8.89%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 4 (8.89%) GWT
6 4 (8.89%) Spring
7 3 (6.67%) Ruby on Rails
7 3 (6.67%) XML
7 3 (6.67%) XSL
7 3 (6.67%) HTML5
8 2 (4.44%) Android SDK
Miscellaneous
1 21 (46.67%) Social Media
2 16 (35.56%) BBC
3 3 (6.67%) Open Source
4 2 (4.44%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.22%) Blog
5 1 (2.22%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.00%) Linux
2 6 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (8.89%) Windows
4 3 (6.67%) CentOS
4 3 (6.67%) Mac OS X
4 3 (6.67%) Ubuntu
5 2 (4.44%) Android
5 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (4.44%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.22%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.22%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 26 (57.78%) TDD
3 17 (37.78%) MVC
4 16 (35.56%) OO
4 16 (35.56%) BDD
4 16 (35.56%) Web Application Development
5 8 (17.78%) Analytics
6 7 (15.56%) Scrum
7 6 (13.33%) SEO
8 5 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
9 4 (8.89%) Responsive Web Design
9 4 (8.89%) Web Design
9 4 (8.89%) CRM
9 4 (8.89%) E-Commerce
9 4 (8.89%) Software Engineering
9 4 (8.89%) Internet Marketing
10 3 (6.67%) Configuration Management
10 3 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (6.67%) DevOps
10 3 (6.67%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (48.89%) Ruby
2 17 (37.78%) C#
3 8 (17.78%) Java
4 6 (13.33%) JavaScript
5 4 (8.89%) Python
6 3 (6.67%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.22%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (6.67%) LXC
2 2 (4.44%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (11.11%) Puppet
2 3 (6.67%) Vagrant
2 3 (6.67%) Capistrano
2 3 (6.67%) Ansible
3 2 (4.44%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 17 (37.78%) Facebook
2 16 (35.56%) Apple
2 16 (35.56%) Sony
2 16 (35.56%) Yahoo!
3 3 (6.67%) Red Hat
4 2 (4.44%) Microsoft
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