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 1 July 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google
Rank 181 174 204
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +30
Permanent jobs citing Google 1916 2022 1583
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 1.73% 1.69% 1.44%
As % of the Vendors category 3.71% 3.62% 3.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1484 1645 1258
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%

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
51617 55932 52376
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 46.71% 46.63% 47.70%
Number of salaries quoted 41700 45236 42962
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 £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,950 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.87% -

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 -7 1832 £42,500 -5.55% 435
London -19 864 £50,000 - 130
South East +9 274 £40,000 - 56
South West +41 173 £42,500 +6.25% 33
City of London +22 165 £42,500 -10.52% 41
Yorkshire +33 130 £32,500 +4.83% 53
North West -26 124 £35,000 +27.27% 52
East of England +9 101 £40,000 +14.28% 35
West Midlands +31 84 £37,500 - 33
Manchester -21 84 £35,000 +21.73% 27
East Midlands +41 83 £50,000 +30.71% 41
Bristol +16 74 £45,000 - 8
Hampshire +30 66 £45,000 +17.64% 18
West Yorkshire +15 61 £35,000 +1.44% 32
Leeds +19 49 £35,000 +13.82% 19
Hertfordshire +1 49 £41,250 -13.15% 15
Northamptonshire +19 48 £50,000 +11.11% 6
Devon +20 44 - - 4
Exeter - 44 - - 4
South Yorkshire +35 42 £32,500 +35.41% 10
Buckinghamshire +13 40 £35,000 +20.68% 9
Oxfordshire +41 39 £40,000 +1.91% 8
Berkshire +3 39 £43,750 -12.50% 5
Northampton +21 35 £50,000 +2.04% 2
Cambridgeshire +2 32 £41,250 +39.83% 15
Birmingham +4 31 £37,500 +3.44% 10
Staffordshire +41 29 £42,250 +12.66% 14
Cheshire -7 28 £35,000 +16.66% 14
Surrey -50 27 £35,000 -22.22% 11
Wiltshire +4 25 £45,000 +63.63% 3

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 1447 (38.27%) Analytics
2 1270 (33.59%) Agile Software Development
3 1244 (32.90%) Google Analytics
4 1172 (31.00%) HTML
5 1098 (29.04%) Marketing
6 1037 (27.43%) JavaScript
7 956 (25.28%) CSS
8 752 (19.89%) Degree
9 665 (17.59%) Social Media
10 660 (17.46%) Java
11 643 (17.01%) SEO
12 615 (16.27%) E-Commerce
13 613 (16.21%) .NET
14 596 (15.76%) Facebook
15 568 (15.02%) SQL Server
16 555 (14.68%) SQL
17 530 (14.02%) TDD
18 529 (13.99%) C#
19 521 (13.78%) Analytical Skills
20 519 (13.73%) Android
21 503 (13.30%) Git (software)
22 493 (13.04%) MVC
23 477 (12.62%) jQuery
24 473 (12.51%) HTML5
24 473 (12.51%) User Experience
25 471 (12.46%) Amazon AWS
26 468 (12.38%) Mobile App
27 452 (11.95%) Pay per click
27 452 (11.95%) Web Services
28 445 (11.77%) Digital Marketing

Google
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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
1 375 (9.92%) Node.js
2 217 (5.74%) CMS
3 195 (5.16%) Apache
4 120 (3.17%) IIS
5 116 (3.07%) OpenStack
6 106 (2.80%) WordPress
7 105 (2.78%) SAS
8 83 (2.20%) SharePoint
9 59 (1.56%) Tomcat
10 51 (1.35%) JBoss
11 45 (1.19%) WebSphere
11 45 (1.19%) Drupal
12 35 (0.93%) nginx
12 35 (0.93%) Apache Spark
13 33 (0.87%) MS Exchange
14 29 (0.77%) WebLogic
14 29 (0.77%) Elasticsearch
14 29 (0.77%) Umbraco
15 28 (0.74%) Joomla!
16 23 (0.61%) Apache ServiceMix
Applications
1 306 (8.09%) MS Excel
2 197 (5.21%) MS Office
3 184 (4.87%) Photoshop
4 80 (2.12%) MS PowerPoint
5 63 (1.67%) SPSS
6 61 (1.61%) Adobe Illustrator
7 54 (1.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 22 (0.58%) Adobe After Effects
9 21 (0.56%) InDesign
10 19 (0.50%) Acrobat
11 18 (0.48%) MS Visio
11 18 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
12 13 (0.34%) InfoPath
13 11 (0.29%) MS Project
14 8 (0.21%) Stata
15 7 (0.19%) AutoCAD
15 7 (0.19%) PowerPivot
16 6 (0.16%) Fireworks
17 3 (0.079%) Maya
17 3 (0.079%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 118 (3.12%) WebTrends
2 75 (1.98%) Magento
3 19 (0.50%) Maximo
4 13 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
5 7 (0.19%) Radian6
6 6 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 6 (0.16%) Shopify
6 6 (0.16%) Adobe Campaign
7 4 (0.11%) Unica
8 3 (0.079%) osCommerce
8 3 (0.079%) Tridion
8 3 (0.079%) Bond Adapt
9 2 (0.053%) Dynamics AX
9 2 (0.053%) Optimost
9 2 (0.053%) Oracle BPM
9 2 (0.053%) Workday HCM
10 1 (0.026%) SAP Business ByDesign
10 1 (0.026%) Dynamics NAV
10 1 (0.026%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 1244 (32.90%) Google Analytics
2 471 (12.46%) Amazon AWS
3 296 (7.83%) Google Cloud Platform
4 172 (4.55%) Google Apps
5 133 (3.52%) Microsoft Azure
6 132 (3.49%) Adobe Analytics
7 108 (2.86%) SaaS
8 103 (2.72%) Google App Engine
9 81 (2.14%) Cloud Computing
10 71 (1.88%) Amazon EC2
11 67 (1.77%) IaaS
12 53 (1.40%) PaaS
13 43 (1.14%) GitHub
14 31 (0.82%) Google Compute Engine
15 28 (0.74%) Amazon S3
16 25 (0.66%) Office 365
17 23 (0.61%) Terremark
18 21 (0.56%) Dropbox
18 21 (0.56%) Google Drive
19 18 (0.48%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 190 (5.03%) Internet
2 95 (2.51%) HTTP
3 94 (2.49%) DNS
4 86 (2.27%) Firewall
5 61 (1.61%) SAN
6 54 (1.43%) LAN
7 49 (1.30%) WAN
8 48 (1.27%) TCP/IP
9 44 (1.16%) VPN
10 43 (1.14%) Intranet
11 30 (0.79%) Wireless
12 27 (0.71%) DHCP
13 26 (0.69%) VoIP
14 23 (0.61%) Wi-Fi
14 23 (0.61%) SSL
15 20 (0.53%) NAS
16 19 (0.50%) SSH
17 17 (0.45%) DMZ
18 16 (0.42%) FTP
18 16 (0.42%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 568 (15.02%) SQL Server
2 435 (11.50%) MySQL
3 235 (6.22%) NoSQL
4 161 (4.26%) Relational Database
5 137 (3.62%) Big Data
6 119 (3.15%) MongoDB
7 114 (3.02%) PostgreSQL
8 78 (2.06%) Hadoop
9 76 (2.01%) Data Warehouse
9 76 (2.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 75 (1.98%) QlikView
11 74 (1.96%) Apache Cassandra
12 72 (1.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 64 (1.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 62 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
15 49 (1.30%) Microsoft Analysis Services
16 48 (1.27%) Redis
17 43 (1.14%) SQL Server 2008
18 42 (1.11%) Amazon Redshift
19 38 (1.01%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 503 (13.30%) Git (software)
2 161 (4.26%) Subversion
3 141 (3.73%) Jenkins
4 124 (3.28%) Maven
5 84 (2.22%) Eclipse
6 75 (1.98%) Ant
7 73 (1.93%) Xcode
8 72 (1.90%) JIRA
9 67 (1.77%) Visual Studio
10 60 (1.59%) Jasmine
11 55 (1.45%) Grunt
12 45 (1.19%) Artifactory
12 45 (1.19%) Selenium
13 43 (1.14%) Dreamweaver
14 39 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
15 38 (1.01%) Karma Test Runner
16 37 (0.98%) JUnit
17 32 (0.85%) Gradle
18 31 (0.82%) Mercurial
19 30 (0.79%) TeamCity
General
1 1098 (29.04%) Marketing
2 361 (9.55%) Finance
3 299 (7.91%) Games
4 289 (7.64%) Retail
5 234 (6.19%) Advertising
6 111 (2.94%) Publishing
7 82 (2.17%) Telecoms
8 66 (1.75%) Back Office
9 58 (1.53%) Banking
10 52 (1.38%) Law
11 30 (0.79%) French Language
12 27 (0.71%) Legal
13 23 (0.61%) Multimedia
14 22 (0.58%) Automotive
15 20 (0.53%) German Language
16 18 (0.48%) Manufacturing
17 15 (0.40%) Aerospace
18 13 (0.34%) Front Office
18 13 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
19 12 (0.32%) Billing
Job Titles
1 1586 (41.95%) Developer
2 437 (11.56%) Analyst
3 283 (7.48%) .NET Developer
4 214 (5.66%) Front-End Developer
5 211 (5.58%) PPC Executive
6 209 (5.53%) PPC Manager
6 209 (5.53%) PPC Analyst
6 209 (5.53%) PPC Specialist
7 193 (5.10%) Android Developer
8 191 (5.05%) Web Developer
9 155 (4.10%) Senior Developer
10 137 (3.62%) Mobile Developer
11 125 (3.31%) Software Engineer
12 122 (3.23%) Web Analyst
13 121 (3.20%) Junior
14 118 (3.12%) PHP Developer
15 110 (2.91%) Java Developer
16 102 (2.70%) Software Developer
17 89 (2.35%) Designer
18 88 (2.33%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1172 (31.00%) HTML
2 956 (25.28%) CSS
3 613 (16.21%) .NET
4 477 (12.62%) jQuery
5 473 (12.51%) HTML5
6 452 (11.95%) Web Services
7 393 (10.39%) ASP.NET
8 351 (9.28%) CSS3
9 296 (7.83%) ASP.NET MVC
10 276 (7.30%) AngularJS
11 259 (6.85%) XML
11 259 (6.85%) WCF
12 236 (6.24%) RESTful
13 208 (5.50%) KnockoutJS
14 172 (4.55%) JSON
15 154 (4.07%) REST
16 153 (4.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
17 150 (3.97%) ASP.NET Web API
18 120 (3.17%) Ajax
19 108 (2.86%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 665 (17.59%) Social Media
2 521 (13.78%) Analytical Skills
3 473 (12.51%) User Experience
4 468 (12.38%) Mobile App
5 268 (7.09%) Computer Science
6 249 (6.59%) BBC
7 238 (6.29%) iPhone
8 126 (3.33%) iPad
9 120 (3.17%) Mathematics
10 114 (3.02%) Visualisation
11 108 (2.86%) Smartphone
12 103 (2.72%) Statistics
13 101 (2.67%) Digital Media
14 99 (2.62%) Blog
15 85 (2.25%) Copywriting
16 75 (1.98%) Public Cloud
17 69 (1.82%) Algorithms
18 65 (1.72%) Enterprise Software
19 61 (1.61%) Management Information System
19 61 (1.61%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 519 (13.73%) Android
2 378 (10.00%) Linux
3 336 (8.89%) Windows
3 336 (8.89%) Apple iOS
4 131 (3.46%) UNIX
5 55 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 52 (1.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 42 (1.11%) Windows 7
8 41 (1.08%) Mac OS X
9 38 (1.01%) Windows 8
10 37 (0.98%) Windows XP
11 36 (0.95%) CentOS
12 33 (0.87%) Windows Server 2012
13 31 (0.82%) Windows Server 2003
14 29 (0.77%) CoreOS
15 27 (0.71%) Ubuntu
16 21 (0.56%) Solaris
17 16 (0.42%) Debian
18 15 (0.40%) Windows Phone
19 11 (0.29%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1447 (38.27%) Analytics
2 1270 (33.59%) Agile Software Development
3 643 (17.01%) SEO
4 615 (16.27%) E-Commerce
5 530 (14.02%) TDD
6 493 (13.04%) MVC
7 452 (11.95%) Pay per click
8 445 (11.77%) Digital Marketing
9 402 (10.63%) OO
10 344 (9.10%) Software Engineering
11 338 (8.94%) Web Analytics
12 334 (8.83%) Scrum
13 298 (7.88%) Project Management
14 295 (7.80%) BDD
15 276 (7.30%) Web Development
16 260 (6.88%) Android Development
17 220 (5.82%) Web Application Development
18 219 (5.79%) Open Source
19 214 (5.66%) Continuous Integration
20 208 (5.50%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 1037 (27.43%) JavaScript
2 660 (17.46%) Java
3 555 (14.68%) SQL
4 529 (13.99%) C#
5 393 (10.39%) PHP
6 323 (8.54%) Python
7 256 (6.77%) Ruby
8 151 (3.99%) Objective-C
9 128 (3.39%) Scala
10 122 (3.23%) T-SQL
11 115 (3.04%) C++
12 90 (2.38%) Bash Shell
13 59 (1.56%) R
13 59 (1.56%) VB
14 57 (1.51%) C
14 57 (1.51%) Perl
14 57 (1.51%) PHP5
15 54 (1.43%) Go
16 49 (1.30%) PowerShell
17 48 (1.27%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 752 (19.89%) Degree
2 41 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
3 28 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
4 23 (0.61%) PhD
5 13 (0.34%) Security Cleared
5 13 (0.34%) AWS Certification
6 11 (0.29%) PMI Certification
7 10 (0.26%) MCSE
8 9 (0.24%) CCNA
8 9 (0.24%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (0.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 6 (0.16%) MBA
10 6 (0.16%) ISEB
10 6 (0.16%) SC Cleared
11 5 (0.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 5 (0.13%) DV Cleared
11 5 (0.13%) MCITP
12 4 (0.11%) MCP
13 3 (0.079%) HND
13 3 (0.079%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 170 (4.50%) QA
2 29 (0.77%) SLA
3 21 (0.56%) PCI DSS
4 13 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 12 (0.32%) FISMA
6 4 (0.11%) GCP
7 3 (0.079%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.026%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.026%) WCAG
8 1 (0.026%) WAI
8 1 (0.026%) Data Quality
System Software
1 152 (4.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 127 (3.36%) Active Directory
3 81 (2.14%) Docker
4 40 (1.06%) LXC
5 34 (0.90%) KVM
6 33 (0.87%) Xen
7 28 (0.74%) VirtualBox
8 27 (0.71%) Hyper-V
9 20 (0.53%) XenApp
10 18 (0.48%) vSphere
10 18 (0.48%) HDFS
11 15 (0.40%) iptables
12 13 (0.34%) VMware ESXi
13 10 (0.26%) Varnish
14 9 (0.24%) NFS
15 6 (0.16%) Samba
16 5 (0.13%) Squid
17 3 (0.079%) XenServer
17 3 (0.079%) vCloud
17 3 (0.079%) pfSense
Systems Management
1 167 (4.42%) Puppet
2 134 (3.54%) Opscode Chef
3 70 (1.85%) Vagrant
4 43 (1.14%) Ansible
5 35 (0.93%) ZABBIX
6 34 (0.90%) Nagios
7 25 (0.66%) Salt
8 17 (0.45%) Kubernetes
9 16 (0.42%) logstash
9 16 (0.42%) Graphite
10 12 (0.32%) Kibana
11 7 (0.19%) CFEngine
12 6 (0.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 5 (0.13%) SCCM
13 5 (0.13%) StatsD
13 5 (0.13%) cPanel
14 4 (0.11%) Pingdom
14 4 (0.11%) Opsview
15 3 (0.079%) Capistrano
15 3 (0.079%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 596 (15.76%) Facebook
2 399 (10.55%) Microsoft
3 339 (8.97%) Apple
4 320 (8.46%) Yahoo!
5 293 (7.75%) Adobe
6 256 (6.77%) Oracle
7 248 (6.56%) Sony
8 199 (5.26%) VMware
9 195 (5.16%) Omniture
10 194 (5.13%) Twitter
11 125 (3.31%) IBM
12 118 (3.12%) Cisco
13 100 (2.64%) Tableau
14 98 (2.59%) Rackspace
15 60 (1.59%) Red Hat
16 51 (1.35%) Coremetrics
17 47 (1.24%) Salesforce.com
18 45 (1.19%) New Relic
19 36 (0.95%) HP
19 36 (0.95%) SAP
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Salary: From £15,000 to £16,000 per annum + Monthly Bonus
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Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
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Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
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Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
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Searchability
Salary: £22000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
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Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits
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Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
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Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Industry leading benefits package
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Salary: £70000 - £80000 Per Annum
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