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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google
Rank 128 134 132
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Permanent jobs citing Google 28 25 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.91% 0.77% 0.52%
As % of the Vendors category 2.30% 1.86% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 20 13 9
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,650 £26,500 £19,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,500 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
1215 1346 1415
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 39.33% 41.47% 48.86%
Number of salaries quoted 805 851 919
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,050 £55,620
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +13 16 £40,000 +23.07% 7
Glasgow +21 11 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Google
UK

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 42 (60.00%) C#
2 33 (47.14%) .NET
3 32 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
4 28 (40.00%) NoSQL
5 27 (38.57%) TDD
6 25 (35.71%) ASP.NET
7 23 (32.86%) SQL Server
7 23 (32.86%) Ruby
8 21 (30.00%) Java
9 20 (28.57%) Web Services
9 20 (28.57%) MVC
10 19 (27.14%) WCF
10 19 (27.14%) Puppet
10 19 (27.14%) Node.js
10 19 (27.14%) Web Application Development
10 19 (27.14%) ASP.NET MVC
11 18 (25.71%) Opscode Chef
11 18 (25.71%) Finance
11 18 (25.71%) OO
11 18 (25.71%) Apple
12 17 (24.29%) Google Cloud Platform
13 16 (22.86%) ASP.NET Web API
13 16 (22.86%) Facebook
13 16 (22.86%) BDD
13 16 (22.86%) Social Media
13 16 (22.86%) Git (software)
13 16 (22.86%) RESTful
13 16 (22.86%) Sony
13 16 (22.86%) Python
13 16 (22.86%) BBC

Google
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 19 (27.14%) Node.js
2 6 (8.57%) IIS
3 3 (4.29%) Apache
3 3 (4.29%) Tomcat
3 3 (4.29%) WebSphere
3 3 (4.29%) CMS
3 3 (4.29%) Jetty
3 3 (4.29%) WordPress
3 3 (4.29%) nginx
4 1 (1.43%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (4.29%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (14.29%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 17 (24.29%) Google Cloud Platform
2 15 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (18.57%) Google Compute Engine
4 5 (7.14%) Amazon EC2
4 5 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (7.14%) OpenShift
5 4 (5.71%) Heroku
6 3 (4.29%) Google App Engine
6 3 (4.29%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (2.86%) Google Apps
7 2 (2.86%) SaaS
7 2 (2.86%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (21.43%) HTTP
2 6 (8.57%) DNS
3 4 (5.71%) Internet
4 3 (4.29%) SMS
4 3 (4.29%) DHCP
4 3 (4.29%) FTP
4 3 (4.29%) TCP/IP
4 3 (4.29%) IPsec
5 2 (2.86%) Wireless
5 2 (2.86%) VPN
6 1 (1.43%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (40.00%) NoSQL
2 23 (32.86%) SQL Server
3 12 (17.14%) Relational Database
3 12 (17.14%) RDBMS
4 3 (4.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.86%) SQLite
6 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 16 (22.86%) Git (software)
2 8 (11.43%) Jenkins
3 4 (5.71%) Moq
3 4 (5.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (5.71%) NUnit
4 3 (4.29%) Visual Studio
4 3 (4.29%) ClearCase
4 3 (4.29%) LoadRunner
4 3 (4.29%) RSpec
4 3 (4.29%) Jasmine
4 3 (4.29%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.86%) Eclipse
6 1 (1.43%) Maven
6 1 (1.43%) Gradle
General
1 18 (25.71%) Finance
2 5 (7.14%) Marketing
2 5 (7.14%) Games
3 3 (4.29%) German Language
3 3 (4.29%) Italian Language
3 3 (4.29%) Turkish Language
3 3 (4.29%) Banking
3 3 (4.29%) Retail
4 2 (2.86%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.86%) Publishing
4 2 (2.86%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.43%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.43%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 42 (60.00%) Developer
2 26 (37.14%) .NET Developer
3 14 (20.00%) Architect
4 7 (10.00%) C# Developer
4 7 (10.00%) Java Architect
5 6 (8.57%) Cloud Architect
5 6 (8.57%) Analyst
5 6 (8.57%) Web Developer
6 5 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (5.71%) SEO Consultant
7 4 (5.71%) Consultant
8 3 (4.29%) Software Developer
8 3 (4.29%) Support Engineer
8 3 (4.29%) Technical Consultant
8 3 (4.29%) Technical Analyst
8 3 (4.29%) Ruby on Rails Developer
8 3 (4.29%) Front-End Developer
8 3 (4.29%) Front-End Web Developer
9 2 (2.86%) .NET Software Developer
9 2 (2.86%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (47.14%) .NET
2 25 (35.71%) ASP.NET
3 20 (28.57%) Web Services
4 19 (27.14%) WCF
4 19 (27.14%) ASP.NET MVC
5 16 (22.86%) ASP.NET Web API
5 16 (22.86%) RESTful
6 13 (18.57%) HTML
7 12 (17.14%) Java EE
8 10 (14.29%) CSS
8 10 (14.29%) jQuery
9 8 (11.43%) XML
10 7 (10.00%) .NET Framework
11 4 (5.71%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 4 (5.71%) Protocol Buffers
11 4 (5.71%) ZeroMQ
11 4 (5.71%) WPF
11 4 (5.71%) Silverlight
11 4 (5.71%) LINQ
11 4 (5.71%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (22.86%) Social Media
1 16 (22.86%) BBC
2 5 (7.14%) N-Tier
3 4 (5.71%) Open Source
3 4 (5.71%) Mobile App
4 3 (4.29%) Graphic Design
4 3 (4.29%) Blog
4 3 (4.29%) iPhone
5 2 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.43%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.43%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.43%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 8 (11.43%) Linux
2 7 (10.00%) Android
3 5 (7.14%) Windows
4 2 (2.86%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.86%) Mac OS X
5 1 (1.43%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.43%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (45.71%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (38.57%) TDD
3 20 (28.57%) MVC
4 19 (27.14%) Web Application Development
5 18 (25.71%) OO
6 16 (22.86%) BDD
7 12 (17.14%) Continuous Integration
8 11 (15.71%) Automated Testing
9 10 (14.29%) Scrum
9 10 (14.29%) Analytics
10 7 (10.00%) Unit Testing
11 6 (8.57%) Web Development
12 5 (7.14%) DevOps
12 5 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
13 4 (5.71%) MVVM
13 4 (5.71%) Mentoring
13 4 (5.71%) Coaching
13 4 (5.71%) SEO
13 4 (5.71%) Internet Marketing
13 4 (5.71%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (60.00%) C#
2 23 (32.86%) Ruby
3 21 (30.00%) Java
4 16 (22.86%) Python
5 12 (17.14%) JavaScript
5 12 (17.14%) C++
6 6 (8.57%) VB.NET
6 6 (8.57%) PHP
7 3 (4.29%) T-SQL
7 3 (4.29%) VBScript
7 3 (4.29%) CoffeeScript
8 2 (2.86%) PowerShell
8 2 (2.86%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (2.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.29%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.71%) Docker
2 3 (4.29%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.29%) Xen
2 3 (4.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.43%) LXC
Systems Management
1 19 (27.14%) Puppet
2 18 (25.71%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (18.57%) CFEngine
4 4 (5.71%) Ansible
5 1 (1.43%) Vagrant
5 1 (1.43%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 18 (25.71%) Apple
2 16 (22.86%) Facebook
2 16 (22.86%) Sony
2 16 (22.86%) Yahoo!
3 7 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (5.71%) Red Gate
4 4 (5.71%) VMware
4 4 (5.71%) Infragistics
4 4 (5.71%) Sybase
4 4 (5.71%) Oracle
5 3 (4.29%) IBM
5 3 (4.29%) HP
5 3 (4.29%) HubSpot
6 1 (1.43%) EMC
6 1 (1.43%) Adobe
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