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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google
Rank 123 135 144
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +9
Permanent jobs citing Google 31 28 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.99% 0.82% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 2.49% 1.89% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 21 11 4
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £35,000 £24,950
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £52,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,000 £34,750
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +6.47%
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
1247 1479 1419
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 39.80% 43.22% 49.05%
Number of salaries quoted 798 944 865
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,250 £24,650
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 +11 20 £40,000 -23.80% 6
Glasgow +13 11 £38,750 -3.12% 1
Google
UK

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 28 (47.46%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (45.76%) C#
3 24 (40.68%) TDD
4 23 (38.98%) Ruby
5 21 (35.59%) .NET
6 20 (33.90%) NoSQL
7 18 (30.51%) Social Media
7 18 (30.51%) SQL Server
7 18 (30.51%) ASP.NET
8 16 (27.12%) Apple
9 15 (25.42%) HTML
9 15 (25.42%) OO
9 15 (25.42%) MVC
10 14 (23.73%) Finance
10 14 (23.73%) BBC
10 14 (23.73%) Yahoo!
10 14 (23.73%) WCF
10 14 (23.73%) jQuery
10 14 (23.73%) Java
10 14 (23.73%) Sony
10 14 (23.73%) ASP.NET MVC
10 14 (23.73%) BDD
10 14 (23.73%) Git (software)
10 14 (23.73%) RESTful
10 14 (23.73%) Node.js
10 14 (23.73%) Facebook
10 14 (23.73%) Web Application Development
10 14 (23.73%) Analytics
10 14 (23.73%) ASP.NET Web API
11 13 (22.03%) CSS

Google
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 14 (23.73%) Node.js
2 4 (6.78%) Apache Solr
2 4 (6.78%) JBoss
2 4 (6.78%) Apache
3 3 (5.08%) CMS
3 3 (5.08%) WordPress
3 3 (5.08%) Liferay
3 3 (5.08%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (5.08%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (16.95%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.69%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 10 (16.95%) Google Cloud Platform
2 9 (15.25%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (11.86%) Google Compute Engine
4 5 (8.47%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (8.47%) OpenShift
5 3 (5.08%) Google Apps
6 2 (3.39%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (3.39%) SaaS
6 2 (3.39%) PaaS
6 2 (3.39%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.17%) HTTP
2 4 (6.78%) Internet
3 3 (5.08%) Firewall
3 3 (5.08%) SMS
3 3 (5.08%) DNS
4 2 (3.39%) VPN
4 2 (3.39%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (33.90%) NoSQL
2 18 (30.51%) SQL Server
3 6 (10.17%) RDBMS
3 6 (10.17%) Relational Database
4 3 (5.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.39%) SQLite
6 1 (1.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 14 (23.73%) Git (software)
2 5 (8.47%) Eclipse
2 5 (8.47%) Jenkins
3 3 (5.08%) Visual Studio
3 3 (5.08%) ClearCase
3 3 (5.08%) LoadRunner
3 3 (5.08%) NUnit
3 3 (5.08%) Maven
3 3 (5.08%) RSpec
3 3 (5.08%) Moq
3 3 (5.08%) Cucumber
3 3 (5.08%) Jasmine
3 3 (5.08%) Gradle
4 2 (3.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 14 (23.73%) Finance
2 4 (6.78%) Marketing
3 3 (5.08%) Banking
3 3 (5.08%) Retail
4 2 (3.39%) Publishing
4 2 (3.39%) Games
4 2 (3.39%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.69%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.69%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (59.32%) Developer
2 20 (33.90%) .NET Developer
3 8 (13.56%) Architect
4 6 (10.17%) Web Developer
5 5 (8.47%) Consultant
5 5 (8.47%) Analyst
5 5 (8.47%) C# Developer
6 4 (6.78%) SEO Consultant
6 4 (6.78%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (6.78%) Cloud Architect
7 3 (5.08%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 3 (5.08%) Java Architect
7 3 (5.08%) Front-End Developer
7 3 (5.08%) Front-End Web Developer
7 3 (5.08%) Technical Analyst
7 3 (5.08%) Software Developer
7 3 (5.08%) Technical Consultant
8 2 (3.39%) Lead Developer
8 2 (3.39%) Support Engineer
8 2 (3.39%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (35.59%) .NET
2 18 (30.51%) ASP.NET
3 15 (25.42%) HTML
4 14 (23.73%) jQuery
4 14 (23.73%) RESTful
4 14 (23.73%) ASP.NET MVC
4 14 (23.73%) ASP.NET Web API
4 14 (23.73%) WCF
5 13 (22.03%) CSS
5 13 (22.03%) Web Services
6 6 (10.17%) XML
6 6 (10.17%) .NET Framework
6 6 (10.17%) Java EE
6 6 (10.17%) HTML5
7 4 (6.78%) GWT
7 4 (6.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (6.78%) Spring
8 3 (5.08%) Ajax
8 3 (5.08%) Ruby on Rails
8 3 (5.08%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (30.51%) Social Media
2 14 (23.73%) BBC
3 4 (6.78%) N-Tier
3 4 (6.78%) Open Source
4 3 (5.08%) Graphic Design
5 2 (3.39%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.69%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.69%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 9 (15.25%) Linux
2 6 (10.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (6.78%) Android
4 3 (5.08%) Windows
4 3 (5.08%) Ubuntu
4 3 (5.08%) CentOS
5 2 (3.39%) Apple iOS
5 2 (3.39%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.69%) Mac OS
6 1 (1.69%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.69%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (47.46%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (40.68%) TDD
3 15 (25.42%) OO
3 15 (25.42%) MVC
4 14 (23.73%) BDD
4 14 (23.73%) Web Application Development
4 14 (23.73%) Analytics
5 10 (16.95%) Scrum
6 7 (11.86%) Web Development
6 7 (11.86%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (6.78%) Internet Marketing
7 4 (6.78%) Digital Marketing
7 4 (6.78%) Responsive Web Design
7 4 (6.78%) DevOps
7 4 (6.78%) Web Design
7 4 (6.78%) Automated Testing
7 4 (6.78%) Software Engineering
7 4 (6.78%) SEO
7 4 (6.78%) E-Commerce
8 3 (5.08%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 27 (45.76%) C#
2 23 (38.98%) Ruby
3 14 (23.73%) Java
4 12 (20.34%) JavaScript
5 10 (16.95%) Python
6 6 (10.17%) PHP
6 6 (10.17%) C++
7 3 (5.08%) CoffeeScript
7 3 (5.08%) T-SQL
7 3 (5.08%) VBScript
7 3 (5.08%) VB.NET
System Software
1 4 (6.78%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.08%) LXC
3 2 (3.39%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (20.34%) Puppet
2 9 (15.25%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (11.86%) CFEngine
4 3 (5.08%) Vagrant
4 3 (5.08%) Ansible
4 3 (5.08%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 16 (27.12%) Apple
2 14 (23.73%) Sony
2 14 (23.73%) Yahoo!
2 14 (23.73%) Facebook
3 4 (6.78%) Microsoft
4 3 (5.08%) HP
4 3 (5.08%) IBM
4 3 (5.08%) Red Hat
4 3 (5.08%) HubSpot
4 3 (5.08%) Red Gate
4 3 (5.08%) Infragistics
5 2 (3.39%) Oracle
5 2 (3.39%) Sybase
6 1 (1.69%) Adobe
6 1 (1.69%) EMC
6 1 (1.69%) VMware
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