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 4 March 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google
Rank 92 63 83
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +20
Permanent jobs citing Google 9 14 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.75% 1.67% 0.10%
As % of the Vendors category 1.50% 3.20% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 1
Average salary £32,500 £33,500 £17,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.98% +91.42%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
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
602 438 349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 50.08% 52.33% 36.51%
Number of salaries quoted 493 367 308
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £47,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 4 March 2015.

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 4 March 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
Torfaen - 7 £32,500 -
Newport -8 1 £45,000 -
Cardiff -23 1 £40,000 +45.45%
Google
Wales

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 12 (44.44%) Windows
1 12 (44.44%) Google Analytics
1 12 (44.44%) Analytics
2 11 (40.74%) Digital Media
2 11 (40.74%) IPTV
2 11 (40.74%) Manual Testing
2 11 (40.74%) Mac OS
2 11 (40.74%) C
2 11 (40.74%) C++
3 10 (37.04%) JavaScript
3 10 (37.04%) Adobe
3 10 (37.04%) jQuery
3 10 (37.04%) Web Analytics
4 8 (29.63%) WebTrends
5 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
6 4 (14.81%) Finance
6 4 (14.81%) Photoshop
6 4 (14.81%) HTML
7 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
7 3 (11.11%) LAN
7 3 (11.11%) WAN
7 3 (11.11%) HTTP
7 3 (11.11%) VPN
7 3 (11.11%) DNS
7 3 (11.11%) Firewall
7 3 (11.11%) VMware
7 3 (11.11%) Network Design
7 3 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (11.11%) Time Management

Google
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, 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 (7.41%) CMS
2 1 (3.70%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Photoshop
2 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
3 2 (7.41%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (7.41%) GIMP
3 2 (7.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (44.44%) Google Analytics
2 8 (29.63%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (11.11%) SaaS
2 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.11%) LAN
1 3 (11.11%) WAN
1 3 (11.11%) HTTP
1 3 (11.11%) VPN
1 3 (11.11%) DNS
1 3 (11.11%) Firewall
1 3 (11.11%) VPLS
2 2 (7.41%) Internet
General
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Marketing
3 1 (3.70%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Analyst
1 11 (40.74%) Test Analyst
2 8 (29.63%) Web Manager
2 8 (29.63%) Web Analytics Manager
3 2 (7.41%) Cloud Engineer
3 2 (7.41%) Marketing Executive
3 2 (7.41%) Developer
3 2 (7.41%) Web Developer
3 2 (7.41%) Network Engineer
4 1 (3.70%) Web Designer
4 1 (3.70%) Designer
4 1 (3.70%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (3.70%) PPC Specialist
4 1 (3.70%) PPC Executive
4 1 (3.70%) PPC Manager
4 1 (3.70%) PPC Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (37.04%) jQuery
2 4 (14.81%) HTML
3 2 (7.41%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (40.74%) Digital Media
1 11 (40.74%) IPTV
2 2 (7.41%) Graphic Design
2 2 (7.41%) Copywriting
2 2 (7.41%) Social Network
2 2 (7.41%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 12 (44.44%) Windows
2 11 (40.74%) Mac OS
3 1 (3.70%) Linux
3 1 (3.70%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (44.44%) Analytics
2 11 (40.74%) Manual Testing
3 10 (37.04%) Web Analytics
4 3 (11.11%) Network Design
4 3 (11.11%) Time Management
5 2 (7.41%) Email Marketing
5 2 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (7.41%) Performance Testing
5 2 (7.41%) Web Design
5 2 (7.41%) SEO
5 2 (7.41%) Scrum
6 1 (3.70%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.70%) Web Development
6 1 (3.70%) Pay per click
6 1 (3.70%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 11 (40.74%) C
1 11 (40.74%) C++
2 10 (37.04%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.70%) Perl
3 1 (3.70%) C#
3 1 (3.70%) Ruby
3 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (3.70%) VCP4
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.70%) XenServer
2 1 (3.70%) KVM
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (37.04%) Adobe
2 5 (18.52%) Microsoft
3 3 (11.11%) VMware
4 2 (7.41%) Twitter