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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google
Rank 133 138 130
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -8
Permanent jobs citing Google 29 28 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.93% 0.86% 0.96%
As % of the Vendors category 2.36% 1.97% 1.97%
Number of salaries quoted 17 20 19
Average salary £40,000 £41,750 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.19% +51.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £31,750 £22,800
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £37,300
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
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
1228 1418 1525
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 39.47% 43.54% 48.97%
Number of salaries quoted 814 911 1065
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +9.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,500 £57,500
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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +1 17 £40,000 -11.11% 6
Glasgow +9 11 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Google
UK

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 55 (67.07%) C#
2 44 (53.66%) .NET
3 34 (41.46%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (39.02%) ASP.NET
5 31 (37.80%) NoSQL
6 28 (34.15%) TDD
7 27 (32.93%) SQL Server
7 27 (32.93%) Java
8 25 (30.49%) Web Services
9 23 (28.05%) MVC
10 22 (26.83%) WCF
10 22 (26.83%) Finance
11 21 (25.61%) Puppet
11 21 (25.61%) Opscode Chef
11 21 (25.61%) Node.js
11 21 (25.61%) ASP.NET MVC
11 21 (25.61%) Python
11 21 (25.61%) Ruby
11 21 (25.61%) Web Application Development
12 20 (24.39%) OO
12 20 (24.39%) Google Cloud Platform
13 19 (23.17%) Git (software)
13 19 (23.17%) Facebook
13 19 (23.17%) HTTP
14 18 (21.95%) Apple
14 18 (21.95%) Social Media
15 17 (20.73%) RESTful
15 17 (20.73%) Amazon AWS
15 17 (20.73%) HTML
16 16 (19.51%) ASP.NET Web API

Google
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 7 (8.54%) IIS
3 6 (7.32%) Apache
4 5 (6.10%) SharePoint
4 5 (6.10%) CMS
5 4 (4.88%) WebSphere
5 4 (4.88%) Tomcat
5 4 (4.88%) Jetty
5 4 (4.88%) nginx
6 3 (3.66%) WordPress
7 2 (2.44%) Drupal
8 1 (1.22%) Umbraco
8 1 (1.22%) Sitecore CMS
8 1 (1.22%) Sitefinity
Applications
1 2 (2.44%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 10 (12.20%) Google Analytics
2 2 (2.44%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 20 (24.39%) Google Cloud Platform
2 17 (20.73%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (19.51%) Google Compute Engine
4 7 (8.54%) Heroku
4 7 (8.54%) OpenShift
4 7 (8.54%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (6.10%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (4.88%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (4.88%) Google App Engine
7 2 (2.44%) SaaS
7 2 (2.44%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (23.17%) HTTP
2 7 (8.54%) DNS
3 4 (4.88%) IPsec
3 4 (4.88%) TCP/IP
3 4 (4.88%) DHCP
3 4 (4.88%) FTP
4 3 (3.66%) SMS
5 1 (1.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (37.80%) NoSQL
2 27 (32.93%) SQL Server
3 15 (18.29%) RDBMS
3 15 (18.29%) Relational Database
4 3 (3.66%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.44%) SQLite
5 2 (2.44%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.44%) MySQL
6 1 (1.22%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 19 (23.17%) Git (software)
2 11 (13.41%) Jenkins
3 7 (8.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 4 (4.88%) Moq
4 4 (4.88%) NUnit
5 3 (3.66%) LoadRunner
5 3 (3.66%) Visual Studio
5 3 (3.66%) ClearCase
5 3 (3.66%) Mercurial
6 2 (2.44%) RSpec
6 2 (2.44%) Cucumber
6 2 (2.44%) Jasmine
6 2 (2.44%) Eclipse
General
1 22 (26.83%) Finance
2 5 (6.10%) Advertising
2 5 (6.10%) Games
2 5 (6.10%) Marketing
3 4 (4.88%) German Language
3 4 (4.88%) Italian Language
3 4 (4.88%) Turkish Language
4 2 (2.44%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.22%) Banking
5 1 (1.22%) Retail
5 1 (1.22%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 50 (60.98%) Developer
2 32 (39.02%) .NET Developer
3 16 (19.51%) Architect
4 11 (13.41%) C# Developer
5 10 (12.20%) Analyst
6 9 (10.98%) C# .NET Developer
6 9 (10.98%) Cloud Architect
7 7 (8.54%) Java Architect
8 5 (6.10%) Web Developer
8 5 (6.10%) Applications Support
9 4 (4.88%) Software Developer
9 4 (4.88%) Support Engineer
9 4 (4.88%) Applications Support Engineer
9 4 (4.88%) Web Analyst
10 3 (3.66%) Android Developer
10 3 (3.66%) Technical Analyst
11 2 (2.44%) VB.NET Developer
11 2 (2.44%) Lead C# Developer
11 2 (2.44%) PHP Developer
11 2 (2.44%) Senior C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (53.66%) .NET
2 32 (39.02%) ASP.NET
3 25 (30.49%) Web Services
4 22 (26.83%) WCF
5 21 (25.61%) ASP.NET MVC
6 17 (20.73%) HTML
6 17 (20.73%) RESTful
7 16 (19.51%) ASP.NET Web API
8 15 (18.29%) Java EE
9 14 (17.07%) CSS
10 12 (14.63%) XML
11 8 (9.76%) jQuery
12 7 (8.54%) .NET Framework
13 5 (6.10%) HTML5
13 5 (6.10%) Ninject
13 5 (6.10%) KnockoutJS
14 4 (4.88%) LINQ
14 4 (4.88%) WPF
14 4 (4.88%) Silverlight
14 4 (4.88%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 18 (21.95%) Social Media
2 16 (19.51%) BBC
3 7 (8.54%) Mobile App
4 6 (7.32%) Open Source
4 6 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (6.10%) N-Tier
5 5 (6.10%) iPhone
6 4 (4.88%) Blog
6 4 (4.88%) Mathematics
7 3 (3.66%) Graphic Design
8 2 (2.44%) Economics
8 2 (2.44%) User Experience
9 1 (1.22%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (14.63%) Linux
2 10 (12.20%) Android
3 4 (4.88%) Windows
4 2 (2.44%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (41.46%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (34.15%) TDD
3 23 (28.05%) MVC
4 21 (25.61%) Web Application Development
5 20 (24.39%) OO
6 16 (19.51%) BDD
7 12 (14.63%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (14.63%) Automated Testing
7 12 (14.63%) Analytics
8 8 (9.76%) Scrum
8 8 (9.76%) Unit Testing
9 7 (8.54%) E-Commerce
10 6 (7.32%) Web Development
10 6 (7.32%) Mentoring
11 5 (6.10%) Coaching
11 5 (6.10%) DevOps
11 5 (6.10%) Web Analytics
11 5 (6.10%) Digital Marketing
11 5 (6.10%) Domain-Driven Design
11 5 (6.10%) Dependency Injection
Programming Languages
1 55 (67.07%) C#
2 27 (32.93%) Java
3 21 (25.61%) Python
3 21 (25.61%) Ruby
4 15 (18.29%) C++
5 13 (15.85%) VB.NET
6 12 (14.63%) JavaScript
7 9 (10.98%) PHP
8 5 (6.10%) Perl
8 5 (6.10%) PowerShell
9 3 (3.66%) T-SQL
9 3 (3.66%) VBScript
10 2 (2.44%) CoffeeScript
11 1 (1.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (8.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.88%) QA
System Software
1 7 (8.54%) Docker
2 4 (4.88%) Xen
2 4 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.66%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 21 (25.61%) Puppet
1 21 (25.61%) Opscode Chef
2 16 (19.51%) CFEngine
3 4 (4.88%) Ansible
Vendors
1 19 (23.17%) Facebook
2 18 (21.95%) Apple
3 16 (19.51%) Sony
3 16 (19.51%) Yahoo!
4 12 (14.63%) Microsoft
5 7 (8.54%) Oracle
5 7 (8.54%) Sybase
6 5 (6.10%) VMware
7 4 (4.88%) Red Gate
7 4 (4.88%) Infragistics
8 3 (3.66%) HP
8 3 (3.66%) IBM
8 3 (3.66%) Twitter
8 3 (3.66%) HubSpot
9 2 (2.44%) Zend
10 1 (1.22%) Sitecore
10 1 (1.22%) Tableau
10 1 (1.22%) Adobe
10 1 (1.22%) EMC
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