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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google
Rank 86 84 82
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -2
Permanent jobs citing Google 4 10 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.51% 1.06% 0.66%
As % of the Vendors category 1.08% 1.89% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 6
Average salary - £35,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -15.15%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
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
369 528 384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 47.37% 56.11% 42.43%
Number of salaries quoted 353 433 327
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £22,600
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +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 10 February 2016, 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 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 5 (83.33%) Bluetooth
2 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) XML
2 5 (83.33%) Photoshop
2 5 (83.33%) Visual Studio
2 5 (83.33%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (83.33%) Wireless
2 5 (83.33%) SEO
2 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (83.33%) Subversion
2 5 (83.33%) JSON
2 5 (83.33%) jQuery
2 5 (83.33%) Google Maps API
2 5 (83.33%) Ajax
2 5 (83.33%) GIMP
2 5 (83.33%) HTML5
2 5 (83.33%) Node.js
2 5 (83.33%) REST
2 5 (83.33%) CSS3
2 5 (83.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 5 (83.33%) User Experience
2 5 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (83.33%) Middleware
3 1 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (16.67%) Splunk
3 1 (16.67%) Tableau
3 1 (16.67%) Kafka

Google
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 5 (83.33%) Node.js
2 1 (16.67%) Apache
2 1 (16.67%) Jetty
Applications
1 5 (83.33%) GIMP
1 5 (83.33%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) Bluetooth
1 5 (83.33%) Wi-Fi
1 5 (83.33%) Wireless
2 1 (16.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Couchbase
1 1 (16.67%) Hadoop
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Subversion
1 5 (83.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (83.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 5 (83.33%) Middleware Developer
3 1 (16.67%) HTML Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Java Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (16.67%) PHP Developer
3 1 (16.67%) PHP Web Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) Ajax
2 5 (83.33%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) CSS3
2 5 (83.33%) Google Maps API
2 5 (83.33%) HTML5
2 5 (83.33%) jQuery
2 5 (83.33%) JSON
2 5 (83.33%) Middleware
2 5 (83.33%) REST
2 5 (83.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 5 (83.33%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) Kafka
3 1 (16.67%) RESTful
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (83.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (83.33%) SEO
2 1 (16.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle
1 1 (16.67%) Splunk
1 1 (16.67%) Tableau