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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google
Rank 122 133 154
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +21
Permanent jobs citing Google 49 20 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.31% 0.66% 0.19%
As % of the Vendors category 2.93% 1.33% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 25 16 4
Average salary £40,000 £33,750 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.51% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,200 £25,000 £25,450
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £46,250 £51,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -2.98%
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
1670 1504 1548
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 44.71% 49.36% 49.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1016 995 1033
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 £28,500 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 29 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 29 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 +8 26 £40,000 +23.07% 3
Glasgow +6 22 £40,000 +14.28% 2
Dundee - 1 £42,500 - 1
Google
UK

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 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 46 (59.74%) C#
2 43 (55.84%) .NET
3 32 (41.56%) ASP.NET
4 26 (33.77%) Java
5 24 (31.17%) TDD
6 23 (29.87%) Finance
6 23 (29.87%) SQL Server
7 21 (27.27%) MVC
7 21 (27.27%) WCF
7 21 (27.27%) NoSQL
8 20 (25.97%) Node.js
8 20 (25.97%) Facebook
8 20 (25.97%) Web Application Development
8 20 (25.97%) ASP.NET MVC
8 20 (25.97%) Python
9 18 (23.38%) HTML
10 17 (22.08%) CSS
10 17 (22.08%) Web Services
10 17 (22.08%) Marketing
10 17 (22.08%) Social Media
11 16 (20.78%) Puppet
11 16 (20.78%) Analytics
11 16 (20.78%) Opscode Chef
11 16 (20.78%) HTTP
12 15 (19.48%) CMS
13 14 (18.18%) Google Analytics
13 14 (18.18%) Linux
13 14 (18.18%) Android
14 13 (16.88%) Amazon AWS
14 13 (16.88%) Git (software)

Google
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 20 (25.97%) Node.js
2 15 (19.48%) CMS
3 9 (11.69%) Drupal
4 7 (9.09%) Apache
5 6 (7.79%) SharePoint
5 6 (7.79%) Umbraco
6 5 (6.49%) WordPress
7 4 (5.19%) nginx
7 4 (5.19%) Tomcat
7 4 (5.19%) Jetty
7 4 (5.19%) WebSphere
7 4 (5.19%) IIS
8 2 (2.60%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (1.30%) Alfresco
9 1 (1.30%) Apache Qpid
9 1 (1.30%) Sitefinity
9 1 (1.30%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (1.30%) TeamSite
Applications
1 4 (5.19%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 14 (18.18%) Google Analytics
2 4 (5.19%) Magento
2 4 (5.19%) WebTrends
3 1 (1.30%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 13 (16.88%) Amazon AWS
1 13 (16.88%) Google Compute Engine
2 9 (11.69%) Heroku
2 9 (11.69%) OpenShift
2 9 (11.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (5.19%) Google App Engine
3 4 (5.19%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (5.19%) Amazon EC2
3 4 (5.19%) MailChimp
4 1 (1.30%) SaaS
4 1 (1.30%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (20.78%) HTTP
2 4 (5.19%) TCP/IP
2 4 (5.19%) DNS
2 4 (5.19%) DHCP
2 4 (5.19%) FTP
2 4 (5.19%) IPsec
3 1 (1.30%) AMQP
3 1 (1.30%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (29.87%) SQL Server
2 21 (27.27%) NoSQL
3 13 (16.88%) Relational Database
4 12 (15.58%) RDBMS
5 10 (12.99%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (5.19%) MySQL
7 2 (2.60%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (1.30%) MongoDB
8 1 (1.30%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (16.88%) Git (software)
1 13 (16.88%) Jenkins
2 9 (11.69%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 5 (6.49%) Mercurial
4 3 (3.90%) JUnit
4 3 (3.90%) Subversion
5 2 (2.60%) JIRA
6 1 (1.30%) NUnit
6 1 (1.30%) Moq
6 1 (1.30%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 23 (29.87%) Finance
2 17 (22.08%) Marketing
3 11 (14.29%) Games
4 5 (6.49%) Advertising
5 4 (5.19%) German Language
5 4 (5.19%) Italian Language
5 4 (5.19%) Turkish Language
6 1 (1.30%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 39 (50.65%) Developer
2 30 (38.96%) .NET Developer
3 13 (16.88%) Analyst
3 13 (16.88%) Architect
4 9 (11.69%) Cloud Architect
5 6 (7.79%) C# Developer
6 5 (6.49%) Applications Support
6 5 (6.49%) ASP.NET Developer
6 5 (6.49%) Web Analyst
6 5 (6.49%) C# .NET Developer
7 4 (5.19%) Java Architect
7 4 (5.19%) E-Commerce Specialist
7 4 (5.19%) Applications Support Engineer
7 4 (5.19%) Support Engineer
8 3 (3.90%) Web Developer
8 3 (3.90%) PHP Developer
9 2 (2.60%) Business Intelligence Analyst
9 2 (2.60%) Business Analyst
9 2 (2.60%) Software Engineer
9 2 (2.60%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (55.84%) .NET
2 32 (41.56%) ASP.NET
3 21 (27.27%) WCF
4 20 (25.97%) ASP.NET MVC
5 18 (23.38%) HTML
6 17 (22.08%) CSS
6 17 (22.08%) Web Services
7 12 (15.58%) Java EE
8 11 (14.29%) Ninject
8 11 (14.29%) KnockoutJS
9 10 (12.99%) RESTful
10 9 (11.69%) XML
10 9 (11.69%) ASP.NET Web API
11 8 (10.39%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 7 (9.09%) jQuery
13 6 (7.79%) J2EE
13 6 (7.79%) Servlets
14 5 (6.49%) Google Maps API
14 5 (6.49%) CSS3
14 5 (6.49%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 17 (22.08%) Social Media
2 12 (15.58%) Mobile App
3 11 (14.29%) iPhone
4 9 (11.69%) BBC
5 5 (6.49%) Open Source
6 4 (5.19%) Blog
6 4 (5.19%) Mathematics
7 2 (2.60%) Economics
8 1 (1.30%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.30%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 14 (18.18%) Linux
1 14 (18.18%) Android
2 4 (5.19%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (31.17%) TDD
2 21 (27.27%) MVC
3 20 (25.97%) Web Application Development
4 16 (20.78%) Analytics
5 13 (16.88%) OO
5 13 (16.88%) E-Commerce
6 11 (14.29%) Domain-Driven Design
6 11 (14.29%) Dependency Injection
7 10 (12.99%) Digital Marketing
8 9 (11.69%) Automated Testing
8 9 (11.69%) BDD
9 8 (10.39%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (7.79%) Content Management
10 6 (7.79%) Data Analysis
10 6 (7.79%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (6.49%) Unit Testing
11 5 (6.49%) Web Analytics
12 4 (5.19%) Workflow
12 4 (5.19%) Configuration Management
12 4 (5.19%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 46 (59.74%) C#
2 26 (33.77%) Java
3 20 (25.97%) Python
4 13 (16.88%) C++
5 10 (12.99%) VB.NET
6 9 (11.69%) Ruby
7 8 (10.39%) JavaScript
8 5 (6.49%) Perl
8 5 (6.49%) PHP
8 5 (6.49%) PowerShell
9 4 (5.19%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (10.39%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.19%) QA
System Software
1 9 (11.69%) Docker
2 4 (5.19%) Xen
2 4 (5.19%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (20.78%) Puppet
1 16 (20.78%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (15.58%) CFEngine
3 4 (5.19%) Ansible
Vendors
1 20 (25.97%) Facebook
2 11 (14.29%) Twitter
3 10 (12.99%) Microsoft
3 10 (12.99%) Yahoo!
4 9 (11.69%) Apple
4 9 (11.69%) Sony
4 9 (11.69%) Oracle
4 9 (11.69%) Sybase
5 4 (5.19%) VMware
6 3 (3.90%) Zend
7 2 (2.60%) Sitecore
7 2 (2.60%) Tableau
8 1 (1.30%) Ektron
8 1 (1.30%) Red Gate
8 1 (1.30%) Infragistics
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