The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Google products and/or services in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Google over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google
Rank 184 161 189
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +28
Permanent jobs citing Google 1892 2047 1557
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.73% 1.78% 1.47%
As % of the Vendors category 3.79% 3.81% 3.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1505 1518 1252
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +23.07%

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

Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
49938 53691 50337
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 45.60% 46.79% 47.38%
Number of salaries quoted 40830 42546 41180
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Google
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Google Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Google
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Google within the UK.

Google Salary Trend in the UK

Google
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Google over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 within the UK.

Google Salary Histogram in the UK

Google
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Google within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 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
England -22 1821 £42,500 - 416
London -20 890 £50,000 - 136
South East +36 296 £40,000 -5.88% 59
City of London -8 157 £45,000 -10.00% 25
South West -2 142 £45,000 +12.50% 14
Yorkshire +50 126 £32,500 +8.33% 43
West Midlands +26 110 £37,500 - 36
North West -67 110 £35,000 +7.69% 51
East of England +2 86 £40,000 -5.88% 24
West Yorkshire +37 81 £35,000 +12.90% 22
Hampshire +34 81 £43,500 +8.75% 10
Bristol -19 79 £45,000 +12.50% 2
Leeds +38 71 £32,500 +4.83% 18
Manchester -69 70 £35,000 +6.06% 28
East Midlands +26 68 £42,500 -5.55% 45
Buckinghamshire +36 59 £38,000 +1.33% 8
Hertfordshire +3 50 £40,000 -33.33% 15
Milton Keynes +24 45 £38,000 +8.57% 6
Surrey -29 41 £40,000 -11.11% 20
Staffordshire +39 39 £39,000 +4.00% 6
Oxfordshire +35 37 £40,000 -46.66% 8
Berkshire +7 35 £38,750 -8.82% 4
Scotland -12 35 £42,500 +6.25% 10
North Yorkshire +17 31 £32,500 -23.52% 18
Cheshire +9 31 £35,000 +7.69% 11
Harrogate +9 27 £32,500 -23.52% 8
Birmingham -3 25 £37,500 -6.25% 17
Devon +16 24 - - 1
Stoke-on-Trent - 24 £38,750 - 2
Exeter - 24 - -

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 1401 (36.93%) Analytics
2 1338 (35.27%) Agile Software Development
3 1183 (31.18%) Google Analytics
4 1119 (29.49%) HTML
5 1033 (27.23%) JavaScript
6 1022 (26.94%) Marketing
7 921 (24.28%) CSS
8 743 (19.58%) Degree
9 710 (18.71%) Java
10 658 (17.34%) SQL
11 628 (16.55%) Social Media
12 618 (16.29%) SEO
13 600 (15.81%) SQL Server
14 584 (15.39%) .NET
15 581 (15.31%) Android
16 549 (14.47%) C#
17 547 (14.42%) E-Commerce
18 546 (14.39%) TDD
19 544 (14.34%) Facebook
20 539 (14.21%) Git (software)
21 523 (13.78%) Amazon AWS
22 513 (13.52%) Analytical Skills
23 512 (13.49%) MVC
24 476 (12.55%) Web Services
25 468 (12.34%) HTML5
26 461 (12.15%) MySQL
27 453 (11.94%) OO
27 453 (11.94%) User Experience
28 450 (11.86%) jQuery
29 449 (11.83%) Digital Marketing

Google
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 405 (10.67%) Node.js
2 225 (5.93%) CMS
3 201 (5.30%) Apache
4 122 (3.22%) WordPress
5 120 (3.16%) OpenStack
6 90 (2.37%) SharePoint
7 88 (2.32%) SAS
8 76 (2.00%) IIS
9 62 (1.63%) JBoss
10 60 (1.58%) Apache Spark
11 58 (1.53%) Tomcat
12 53 (1.40%) WebSphere
13 49 (1.29%) Drupal
14 43 (1.13%) nginx
15 39 (1.03%) Elasticsearch
16 37 (0.98%) MS Exchange
17 32 (0.84%) Joomla!
18 31 (0.82%) WebLogic
19 25 (0.66%) Umbraco
20 23 (0.61%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 297 (7.83%) MS Excel
2 194 (5.11%) MS Office
3 141 (3.72%) Photoshop
4 75 (1.98%) MS PowerPoint
5 53 (1.40%) SPSS
6 47 (1.24%) Adobe Illustrator
7 39 (1.03%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 26 (0.69%) MS Visio
9 22 (0.58%) InDesign
10 16 (0.42%) Adobe After Effects
11 14 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
12 12 (0.32%) InfoPath
13 11 (0.29%) MS Project
14 8 (0.21%) Fireworks
15 7 (0.18%) AutoCAD
16 5 (0.13%) PowerPivot
17 4 (0.11%) FastStats
17 4 (0.11%) Stata
18 3 (0.079%) Acrobat
18 3 (0.079%) Maya
Business Applications
1 95 (2.50%) WebTrends
2 66 (1.74%) Magento
3 19 (0.50%) Maximo
3 19 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
4 13 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 6 (0.16%) Shopify
6 5 (0.13%) Adobe Campaign
7 3 (0.079%) osCommerce
7 3 (0.079%) Tridion
7 3 (0.079%) Oracle BPM
7 3 (0.079%) Radian6
8 2 (0.053%) SAP FI/CO
8 2 (0.053%) SAP FI
8 2 (0.053%) SAP CO
8 2 (0.053%) SAP Business One
8 2 (0.053%) Workday HCM
9 1 (0.026%) SAP Business ByDesign
9 1 (0.026%) Unica
9 1 (0.026%) Dynamics AX
9 1 (0.026%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 1183 (31.18%) Google Analytics
2 523 (13.78%) Amazon AWS
3 421 (11.10%) Google Cloud Platform
4 149 (3.93%) Adobe Analytics
5 148 (3.90%) Microsoft Azure
5 148 (3.90%) Google Apps
6 147 (3.87%) Google App Engine
7 106 (2.79%) SaaS
8 82 (2.16%) Cloud Computing
9 65 (1.71%) Amazon EC2
10 60 (1.58%) PaaS
11 59 (1.56%) IaaS
12 54 (1.42%) Google Compute Engine
13 36 (0.95%) Office 365
14 35 (0.92%) GitHub
15 33 (0.87%) Heroku
16 26 (0.69%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 24 (0.63%) Sumo Logic
18 21 (0.55%) HP Helion
18 21 (0.55%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 206 (5.43%) Internet
2 113 (2.98%) DNS
3 90 (2.37%) HTTP
3 90 (2.37%) Firewall
4 65 (1.71%) SAN
5 55 (1.45%) VPN
6 48 (1.27%) TCP/IP
7 42 (1.11%) WAN
8 39 (1.03%) LAN
9 38 (1.00%) Intranet
10 36 (0.95%) Wi-Fi
10 36 (0.95%) Wireless
11 34 (0.90%) SSH
11 34 (0.90%) DHCP
12 33 (0.87%) NAS
13 32 (0.84%) SSL
14 27 (0.71%) VoIP
15 24 (0.63%) DMZ
16 22 (0.58%) LDAP
17 18 (0.47%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 600 (15.81%) SQL Server
2 461 (12.15%) MySQL
3 282 (7.43%) NoSQL
4 160 (4.22%) Relational Database
5 157 (4.14%) Big Data
6 146 (3.85%) MongoDB
7 136 (3.58%) PostgreSQL
8 114 (3.00%) Hadoop
9 108 (2.85%) Apache Cassandra
10 105 (2.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 99 (2.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 97 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
13 89 (2.35%) SQL Server 2012
14 86 (2.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 77 (2.03%) Redis
16 72 (1.90%) Microsoft Analysis Services
17 63 (1.66%) QlikView
18 49 (1.29%) SQL Server 2008
19 42 (1.11%) RDBMS
20 39 (1.03%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 539 (14.21%) Git (software)
2 194 (5.11%) Subversion
3 169 (4.45%) Jenkins
4 163 (4.30%) Maven
5 85 (2.24%) Eclipse
6 84 (2.21%) Ant
7 76 (2.00%) JIRA
8 74 (1.95%) Grunt
9 63 (1.66%) Jasmine
10 62 (1.63%) Xcode
11 59 (1.56%) Visual Studio
12 58 (1.53%) JUnit
13 55 (1.45%) Gradle
14 47 (1.24%) Artifactory
15 42 (1.11%) Hudson
15 42 (1.11%) Selenium
16 36 (0.95%) Team Foundation Server
17 33 (0.87%) Dreamweaver
18 31 (0.82%) Axure RP
19 30 (0.79%) Android Studio
General
1 1022 (26.94%) Marketing
2 422 (11.12%) Finance
3 299 (7.88%) Games
4 285 (7.51%) Retail
5 190 (5.01%) Advertising
6 99 (2.61%) Telecoms
7 94 (2.48%) Publishing
8 76 (2.00%) Banking
9 57 (1.50%) Law
10 42 (1.11%) Back Office
11 35 (0.92%) Manufacturing
12 30 (0.79%) French Language
13 26 (0.69%) Legal
14 19 (0.50%) Automotive
14 19 (0.50%) Electronics
14 19 (0.50%) Pharmaceutical
15 18 (0.47%) Multimedia
16 13 (0.34%) German Language
16 13 (0.34%) Aerospace
17 12 (0.32%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 1634 (43.07%) Developer
2 424 (11.18%) Analyst
3 295 (7.78%) .NET Developer
4 215 (5.67%) Android Developer
5 197 (5.19%) Front-End Developer
6 185 (4.88%) Senior Developer
7 181 (4.77%) Web Developer
8 167 (4.40%) PPC Executive
9 166 (4.38%) PPC Manager
9 166 (4.38%) PPC Analyst
9 166 (4.38%) PPC Specialist
10 159 (4.19%) Software Engineer
11 134 (3.53%) PHP Developer
12 124 (3.27%) Java Developer
13 112 (2.95%) Junior
14 105 (2.77%) Mobile Developer
15 97 (2.56%) Web Analyst
16 91 (2.40%) Software Developer
16 91 (2.40%) Architect
17 81 (2.13%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1119 (29.49%) HTML
2 921 (24.28%) CSS
3 584 (15.39%) .NET
4 476 (12.55%) Web Services
5 468 (12.34%) HTML5
6 450 (11.86%) jQuery
7 399 (10.52%) ASP.NET
8 371 (9.78%) CSS3
9 313 (8.25%) ASP.NET MVC
10 302 (7.96%) AngularJS
11 264 (6.96%) WCF
12 262 (6.91%) RESTful
13 246 (6.48%) XML
14 191 (5.03%) KnockoutJS
15 171 (4.51%) REST
16 160 (4.22%) ASP.NET Web API
17 158 (4.16%) JSON
18 134 (3.53%) Twitter Bootstrap
19 124 (3.27%) Ajax
20 119 (3.14%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 628 (16.55%) Social Media
2 513 (13.52%) Analytical Skills
3 453 (11.94%) User Experience
4 431 (11.36%) Mobile App
5 291 (7.67%) Computer Science
6 247 (6.51%) BBC
7 244 (6.43%) iPhone
8 130 (3.43%) Mathematics
9 119 (3.14%) iPad
10 114 (3.00%) Visualisation
11 105 (2.77%) Digital Media
12 99 (2.61%) Statistics
12 99 (2.61%) Smartphone
13 83 (2.19%) Blog
14 79 (2.08%) Replication
15 77 (2.03%) Algorithms
16 70 (1.85%) Copywriting
17 57 (1.50%) Management Information System
17 57 (1.50%) Public Cloud
18 47 (1.24%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 581 (15.31%) Android
2 407 (10.73%) Linux
3 332 (8.75%) Apple iOS
4 324 (8.54%) Windows
5 139 (3.66%) UNIX
6 55 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 51 (1.34%) Mac OS X
8 49 (1.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 47 (1.24%) Windows 7
10 44 (1.16%) CentOS
11 42 (1.11%) CoreOS
12 37 (0.98%) Windows 8
13 36 (0.95%) Windows Server 2012
14 31 (0.82%) Ubuntu
14 31 (0.82%) Windows Server 2003
15 30 (0.79%) Windows XP
16 22 (0.58%) Debian
17 18 (0.47%) Solaris
17 18 (0.47%) Scientific Linux
18 14 (0.37%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1401 (36.93%) Analytics
2 1338 (35.27%) Agile Software Development
3 618 (16.29%) SEO
4 547 (14.42%) E-Commerce
5 546 (14.39%) TDD
6 512 (13.49%) MVC
7 453 (11.94%) OO
8 449 (11.83%) Digital Marketing
9 400 (10.54%) Pay per click
10 399 (10.52%) Software Engineering
11 370 (9.75%) Scrum
12 311 (8.20%) Web Analytics
13 294 (7.75%) Android Development
14 292 (7.70%) BDD
15 272 (7.17%) Project Management
16 265 (6.98%) Web Development
17 233 (6.14%) Continuous Integration
18 229 (6.04%) Web Application Development
19 227 (5.98%) DevOps
20 201 (5.30%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1033 (27.23%) JavaScript
2 710 (18.71%) Java
3 658 (17.34%) SQL
4 549 (14.47%) C#
5 413 (10.89%) Python
6 401 (10.57%) PHP
7 311 (8.20%) Ruby
8 159 (4.19%) Scala
9 147 (3.87%) C++
10 140 (3.69%) Objective-C
11 133 (3.51%) T-SQL
12 122 (3.22%) Bash Shell
13 81 (2.13%) Go
14 75 (1.98%) Perl
15 71 (1.87%) PHP5
16 60 (1.58%) R
17 57 (1.50%) Clojure
18 53 (1.40%) VB
19 52 (1.37%) C
20 36 (0.95%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 743 (19.58%) Degree
2 41 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 29 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
4 24 (0.63%) PMI Certification
4 24 (0.63%) Security Cleared
5 17 (0.45%) SC Cleared
6 14 (0.37%) MCSE
6 14 (0.37%) PhD
7 12 (0.32%) AWS Certification
8 11 (0.29%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (0.26%) CCNA
10 7 (0.18%) ISTQB
11 6 (0.16%) ISEB
11 6 (0.16%) MCP
11 6 (0.16%) MBA
12 5 (0.13%) MCITP
13 4 (0.11%) CCNP
14 3 (0.079%) Postgraduate
14 3 (0.079%) MCSA
14 3 (0.079%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 137 (3.61%) QA
2 28 (0.74%) SLA
3 10 (0.26%) PCI DSS
4 8 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (0.18%) FISMA
6 4 (0.11%) GCP
7 3 (0.079%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.053%) WCAG
8 2 (0.053%) Section 508
9 1 (0.026%) WAI
9 1 (0.026%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.026%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 187 (4.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 128 (3.37%) Active Directory
3 118 (3.11%) Docker
4 44 (1.16%) LXC
4 44 (1.16%) Hyper-V
5 41 (1.08%) Xen
6 32 (0.84%) VirtualBox
7 29 (0.76%) KVM
8 27 (0.71%) iptables
9 25 (0.66%) HDFS
10 20 (0.53%) XenApp
11 19 (0.50%) NFS
11 19 (0.50%) vSphere
12 8 (0.21%) Varnish
12 8 (0.21%) VMware ESXi
13 7 (0.18%) XenServer
14 5 (0.13%) Squid
15 4 (0.11%) Terminal Services
15 4 (0.11%) RHEV
16 3 (0.079%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 191 (5.03%) Puppet
2 150 (3.95%) Opscode Chef
3 71 (1.87%) Vagrant
4 55 (1.45%) Ansible
5 50 (1.32%) Nagios
6 41 (1.08%) ZABBIX
6 41 (1.08%) Salt
7 36 (0.95%) Kubernetes
8 12 (0.32%) CFEngine
9 9 (0.24%) cPanel
10 8 (0.21%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 7 (0.18%) Graphite
11 7 (0.18%) Kibana
11 7 (0.18%) logstash
12 5 (0.13%) Backup Exec
12 5 (0.13%) SCCM
13 4 (0.11%) ARCserve
13 4 (0.11%) Pingdom
13 4 (0.11%) EMC NetWorker
13 4 (0.11%) StatsD
Vendors
1 544 (14.34%) Facebook
2 448 (11.81%) Microsoft
3 343 (9.04%) Apple
4 292 (7.70%) Yahoo!
5 287 (7.56%) Oracle
6 264 (6.96%) Adobe
7 252 (6.64%) Sony
8 233 (6.14%) VMware
9 174 (4.59%) Omniture
10 172 (4.53%) Twitter
11 131 (3.45%) Tableau
12 129 (3.40%) IBM
13 111 (2.93%) Cisco
14 103 (2.71%) Rackspace
15 69 (1.82%) Red Hat
16 64 (1.69%) Salesforce.com
17 46 (1.21%) Splunk
18 42 (1.11%) Citrix
19 41 (1.08%) SaltStack
20 38 (1.00%) Coremetrics
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