The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the South Wales region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Google.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google
Rank 84 85 79
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -6
Permanent jobs citing Google 8 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.70% 0.091% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 1.43% 0.21% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 1
Average salary £35,000 £55,000 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.36% +124.48%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -1.51%
Vendors Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
558 487 376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 48.82% 44.52% 45.41%
Number of salaries quoted 508 423 336
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Google
Wales

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 -9 3 £32,500 -40.90%
Newport - 3 £35,000 -
Torfaen - 1 £28,000 -
Caerphilly - 1 £47,500 -
Google
Wales

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 14 (50.00%) Google Analytics
1 14 (50.00%) Analytics
2 13 (46.43%) Enterprise Architecture
2 13 (46.43%) Web Analytics
3 11 (39.29%) SEO
3 11 (39.29%) HTML
3 11 (39.29%) Twitter
4 10 (35.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (35.71%) Facebook
4 10 (35.71%) Relational Database
4 10 (35.71%) PHP
4 10 (35.71%) SQL Server
4 10 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
4 10 (35.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (35.71%) Social Network
5 9 (32.14%) Symfony
5 9 (32.14%) Subversion
5 9 (32.14%) Content Management
5 9 (32.14%) Visual Studio
5 9 (32.14%) SQL
5 9 (32.14%) Back Office
5 9 (32.14%) GitHub
6 5 (17.86%) CSS
6 5 (17.86%) jQuery
7 4 (14.29%) Customer Analysis
7 4 (14.29%) Windows
7 4 (14.29%) Adobe
7 4 (14.29%) WebTrends
8 3 (10.71%) MS Office
9 2 (7.14%) Wi-Fi

Google
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 1 (3.57%) OpenStack
1 1 (3.57%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Office
2 2 (7.14%) MS Excel
3 1 (3.57%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (3.57%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 14 (50.00%) Google Analytics
2 4 (14.29%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 9 (32.14%) GitHub
2 1 (3.57%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (7.14%) Wireless
1 2 (7.14%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (35.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 10 (35.71%) Relational Database
1 10 (35.71%) SQL Server
1 10 (35.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (32.14%) Subversion
1 9 (32.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (32.14%) Back Office
2 1 (3.57%) Marketing
2 1 (3.57%) Welsh Language
2 1 (3.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (57.14%) Analyst
2 13 (46.43%) Web Analyst
3 9 (32.14%) PHP Developer
3 9 (32.14%) Software Developer
3 9 (32.14%) Developer
4 2 (7.14%) Support Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Marketing Executive
5 1 (3.57%) Software Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Test Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Development Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Software Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (39.29%) HTML
2 9 (32.14%) Symfony
3 5 (17.86%) CSS
3 5 (17.86%) jQuery
4 2 (7.14%) WAP
5 1 (3.57%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (35.71%) Social Network
2 1 (3.57%) Digital Media
2 1 (3.57%) IPTV
2 1 (3.57%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.29%) Windows
2 2 (7.14%) Mac OS X
2 2 (7.14%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.57%) CentOS
3 1 (3.57%) Mac OS
3 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (50.00%) Analytics
2 13 (46.43%) Enterprise Architecture
2 13 (46.43%) Web Analytics
3 11 (39.29%) SEO
4 10 (35.71%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (32.14%) Content Management
6 4 (14.29%) Customer Analysis
7 1 (3.57%) Manual Testing
7 1 (3.57%) Time Management
7 1 (3.57%) Email Marketing
7 1 (3.57%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (35.71%) PHP
2 9 (32.14%) SQL
3 1 (3.57%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.57%) Ruby
3 1 (3.57%) Perl
3 1 (3.57%) C
3 1 (3.57%) C#
3 1 (3.57%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) MCP
2 1 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) KVM
1 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.57%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.57%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (39.29%) Twitter
2 10 (35.71%) Facebook
3 4 (14.29%) Adobe
4 2 (7.14%) Apple
4 2 (7.14%) Cisco
4 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.57%) VMware