The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Google products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Google over the 3 months to 16 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google
Rank 37 26 29
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +3
Permanent jobs citing Google 1 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 0.41% 4.00% 2.83%
As % of the Vendors category 0.83% 6.15% 4.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 3
Average salary £22,500 £31,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -2.98%
Google
West Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
121 65 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 49.79% 65.00% 70.75%
Number of salaries quoted 53 60 69
Average salary £26,500 £38,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,250 £41,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

Google
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

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

Google Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

Google
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

Google Salary Trend in Wakefield

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
1 8 (88.89%) MySQL
2 7 (77.78%) JMS
2 7 (77.78%) Eclipse
2 7 (77.78%) RDBMS
2 7 (77.78%) Subversion
2 7 (77.78%) Spring
2 7 (77.78%) JSF
2 7 (77.78%) Maven
2 7 (77.78%) Ajax
2 7 (77.78%) Web 2.0
2 7 (77.78%) Ant
2 7 (77.78%) Java
2 7 (77.78%) J2EE
2 7 (77.78%) C
2 7 (77.78%) C++
2 7 (77.78%) JDBC
2 7 (77.78%) JSP
2 7 (77.78%) SOAP
2 7 (77.78%) Struts
2 7 (77.78%) Web Services
2 7 (77.78%) XML
2 7 (77.78%) XSD
2 7 (77.78%) UNIX
2 7 (77.78%) UML
2 7 (77.78%) Java SE
2 7 (77.78%) Java EE
2 7 (77.78%) JSON
2 7 (77.78%) iBATIS
2 7 (77.78%) Hibernate

Google
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 7 (77.78%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (88.89%) MySQL
2 7 (77.78%) RDBMS
2 7 (77.78%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Eclipse
1 7 (77.78%) Subversion
1 7 (77.78%) Maven
1 7 (77.78%) Ant
1 7 (77.78%) MyEclipse
1 7 (77.78%) Hudson
General
1 1 (11.11%) Marketing
1 1 (11.11%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (88.89%) Developer
2 7 (77.78%) Web Developer
2 7 (77.78%) Java Web Developer
2 7 (77.78%) Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) PHP MySQL Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Junior Developer
3 1 (11.11%) PHP Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Junior PHP Developer
3 1 (11.11%) SEO Specialist
3 1 (11.11%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) JMS
1 7 (77.78%) Spring
1 7 (77.78%) JSF
1 7 (77.78%) Ajax
1 7 (77.78%) J2EE
1 7 (77.78%) JDBC
1 7 (77.78%) JSP
1 7 (77.78%) SOAP
1 7 (77.78%) Struts
1 7 (77.78%) Web Services
1 7 (77.78%) XML
1 7 (77.78%) XSD
1 7 (77.78%) Java SE
1 7 (77.78%) Java EE
1 7 (77.78%) JSON
1 7 (77.78%) iBATIS
1 7 (77.78%) Hibernate
1 7 (77.78%) jQuery
1 7 (77.78%) JPA
1 7 (77.78%) RichFaces
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) Web 2.0
2 1 (11.11%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) UNIX
1 7 (77.78%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) UML
2 2 (22.22%) Analytics
3 1 (11.11%) OO PHP
3 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
3 1 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) OO
3 1 (11.11%) Pay per click
3 1 (11.11%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) JavaScript
2 7 (77.78%) Java
2 7 (77.78%) C
2 7 (77.78%) C++
2 7 (77.78%) Groovy
3 1 (11.11%) PHP
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) JBoss