The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Google products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Google over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google
Rank 82 75 76
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Permanent jobs citing Google 5 13 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.59% 1.58% 1.54%
As % of the Vendors category 1.22% 3.13% 2.95%
Number of salaries quoted 0 13 13
Average salary - £58,500 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +112.72%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,500 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -4.41%
Google
Hampshire

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

Vendors Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
411 416 441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 48.35% 50.67% 52.31%
Number of salaries quoted 358 409 409
Average salary £36,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

Google
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Google Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Google
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Google Salary Trend in Southampton

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 9 (81.82%) PHP
1 9 (81.82%) CSS
2 8 (72.73%) Retail
2 8 (72.73%) CSS3
3 6 (54.55%) Subversion
3 6 (54.55%) Automated Testing
3 6 (54.55%) Apache Flex
3 6 (54.55%) Symfony
3 6 (54.55%) CakePHP
3 6 (54.55%) Git (software)
3 6 (54.55%) RESTful
3 6 (54.55%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 6 (54.55%) Laravel
3 6 (54.55%) Appcelerator
3 6 (54.55%) Facebook
3 6 (54.55%) Responsive Web Design
3 6 (54.55%) Sass
3 6 (54.55%) Jenkins
3 6 (54.55%) HTML5 Canvas
3 6 (54.55%) SVG
3 6 (54.55%) SOAP
3 6 (54.55%) Linux
3 6 (54.55%) OO
3 6 (54.55%) Apache
3 6 (54.55%) OOD
4 3 (27.27%) HTML5
4 3 (27.27%) Analytics
4 3 (27.27%) Google Analytics
4 3 (27.27%) HTML
4 3 (27.27%) Marketing

Google
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 6 (54.55%) Apache
2 2 (18.18%) CMS
2 2 (18.18%) WordPress
2 2 (18.18%) ExpressionEngine
3 1 (9.09%) Joomla!
3 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (9.09%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) LAN
1 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
1 1 (9.09%) VPN
1 1 (9.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (54.55%) Subversion
1 6 (54.55%) Git (software)
1 6 (54.55%) Appcelerator Titanium
1 6 (54.55%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (72.73%) Retail
2 3 (27.27%) Marketing
3 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
3 1 (9.09%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Web Developer
1 8 (72.73%) Developer
2 7 (63.64%) PHP Developer
2 7 (63.64%) PHP Web Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Head of Development
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Webmaster
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) CSS
2 8 (72.73%) CSS3
3 6 (54.55%) Laravel
3 6 (54.55%) Sass
3 6 (54.55%) HTML5 Canvas
3 6 (54.55%) RESTful
3 6 (54.55%) SOAP
3 6 (54.55%) SVG
3 6 (54.55%) Apache Flex
3 6 (54.55%) Symfony
3 6 (54.55%) CakePHP
4 3 (27.27%) HTML5
4 3 (27.27%) HTML
5 2 (18.18%) jQuery
6 1 (9.09%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Open Source
2 1 (9.09%) Photography
Operating Systems
1 6 (54.55%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) OO
1 6 (54.55%) OOD
1 6 (54.55%) Automated Testing
1 6 (54.55%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (27.27%) Analytics
3 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) SEO
3 1 (9.09%) ERP
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) PHP
2 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Appcelerator
1 6 (54.55%) Facebook
2 1 (9.09%) SAP
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Citrix
2 1 (9.09%) Pegasus