The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Google products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Google over the 3 months to 1 September 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google
Rank 81 94 82
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -12
Permanent jobs citing Google 9 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.82% 0.17% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 1.72% 0.41% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 9 2 1
Average salary £35,000 £56,250 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.77% +129.59%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -2.98%
Google
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the South Wales region.

Vendors Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
523 485 440
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 47.37% 42.17% 49.33%
Number of salaries quoted 484 430 394
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Google
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Google across the South Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Google Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Google
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Google across the South Wales region.

Google Salary Trend in South Wales

Google
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Google across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

Google Salary Histogram in South Wales

Google
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Google within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 1 September 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
Cardiff +1 6 £35,000 -37.77%
Torfaen - 2 £29,000 - 1
Caerphilly - 1 £47,500 - 1
Google
Wales

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 11 (47.83%) Web Analytics
1 11 (47.83%) Enterprise Architecture
1 11 (47.83%) Google Analytics
1 11 (47.83%) Analytics
2 8 (34.78%) Windows
3 5 (21.74%) Amazon EC2
3 5 (21.74%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (21.74%) Puppet
4 4 (17.39%) Customer Analysis
4 4 (17.39%) Facebook
4 4 (17.39%) Twitter
4 4 (17.39%) Relational Database
4 4 (17.39%) PowerShell
4 4 (17.39%) CentOS
4 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (17.39%) Ruby
4 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (17.39%) Linux
4 4 (17.39%) HTML
4 4 (17.39%) Perl
4 4 (17.39%) PHP
4 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
4 4 (17.39%) SEO
4 4 (17.39%) Finance
4 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (17.39%) Adobe
4 4 (17.39%) WebTrends
5 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
5 3 (13.04%) VMware
5 3 (13.04%) C#

Google
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 2 (8.70%) OpenStack
2 1 (4.35%) Apache
2 1 (4.35%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Office
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 11 (47.83%) Google Analytics
2 4 (17.39%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 5 (21.74%) Amazon EC2
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (13.04%) SaaS
2 3 (13.04%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.35%) LDAP
1 1 (4.35%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (4.35%) Wireless
1 1 (4.35%) SSH
1 1 (4.35%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (17.39%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Visual Studio
1 3 (13.04%) Subversion
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Welsh Language
2 3 (13.04%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 14 (60.87%) Analyst
2 11 (47.83%) Web Analyst
3 4 (17.39%) Cloud Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Software Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Developer
4 3 (13.04%) PHP Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Test Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Development Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Support Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Administrator
6 1 (4.35%) Software Development Manager
6 1 (4.35%) UNIX Administrator
6 1 (4.35%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (4.35%) Software Manager
6 1 (4.35%) Implementation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (17.39%) HTML
2 3 (13.04%) CSS
2 3 (13.04%) Symfony
2 3 (13.04%) jQuery
3 2 (8.70%) .NET
4 1 (4.35%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Social Network
2 2 (8.70%) Digital Media
2 2 (8.70%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 8 (34.78%) Windows
2 4 (17.39%) Linux
2 4 (17.39%) CentOS
3 2 (8.70%) Mac OS
4 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (4.35%) Mac OS X
4 1 (4.35%) Ubuntu
4 1 (4.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (47.83%) Web Analytics
1 11 (47.83%) Enterprise Architecture
1 11 (47.83%) Analytics
2 4 (17.39%) Customer Analysis
2 4 (17.39%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (17.39%) SEO
3 3 (13.04%) Content Management
3 3 (13.04%) Configuration Management
3 3 (13.04%) Time Management
4 2 (8.70%) Manual Testing
4 2 (8.70%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) Perl
1 4 (17.39%) PHP
1 4 (17.39%) Ruby
1 4 (17.39%) PowerShell
2 3 (13.04%) Bash Shell
2 3 (13.04%) C#
2 3 (13.04%) SQL
3 2 (8.70%) C++
3 2 (8.70%) C
4 1 (4.35%) Python
4 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (4.35%) MCP
System Software
1 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (13.04%) XenServer
2 2 (8.70%) KVM
Systems Management
1 5 (21.74%) Puppet
1 5 (21.74%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (8.70%) Ansible
Vendors
1 4 (17.39%) Adobe
1 4 (17.39%) Facebook
1 4 (17.39%) Twitter
2 3 (13.04%) VMware
2 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.70%) Rackspace
4 1 (4.35%) Cisco
4 1 (4.35%) Apple
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