The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Google products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Google over the 3 months to 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google
Rank 90 81 78
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -3
Permanent jobs citing Google 16 12 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.21% 1.11% 0.90%
As % of the Vendors category 2.51% 2.35% 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 16 10 9
Average salary £32,500 £25,250 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+28.71% +7.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,855 £22,000 £20,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £33,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Google
UK

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

Vendors Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
638 511 396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 48.19% 47.23% 35.64%
Number of salaries quoted 544 439 349
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Google
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Google Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Google
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Google Salary Trend in Wales

Google
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Google across the Wales region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Google Salary Histogram in Wales

Google
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Google within the Wales region over the 3 months to 27 January 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
South Wales +2 16 £32,500 -2.98% 1
Google
UK

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Wales 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 15 (50.00%) Windows
2 12 (40.00%) Google Analytics
2 12 (40.00%) Analytics
3 10 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 10 (33.33%) Mac OS
3 10 (33.33%) Digital Media
3 10 (33.33%) jQuery
3 10 (33.33%) Web Analytics
3 10 (33.33%) IPTV
3 10 (33.33%) C
3 10 (33.33%) C++
3 10 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 10 (33.33%) Adobe
4 8 (26.67%) WebTrends
5 7 (23.33%) Amazon EC2
5 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
5 7 (23.33%) Finance
6 5 (16.67%) VMware
6 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (16.67%) Time Management
6 5 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (16.67%) SaaS
6 5 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (16.67%) Puppet
7 4 (13.33%) PowerShell
7 4 (13.33%) CentOS
7 4 (13.33%) Ruby
7 4 (13.33%) Perl
7 4 (13.33%) HTML
7 4 (13.33%) Linux

Google
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Wales 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 2 (6.67%) CMS
1 2 (6.67%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.33%) Apache
2 1 (3.33%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) Photoshop
2 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (6.67%) GIMP
3 2 (6.67%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (40.00%) Google Analytics
2 8 (26.67%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 7 (23.33%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (16.67%) SaaS
3 1 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) LAN
1 3 (10.00%) WAN
1 3 (10.00%) HTTP
1 3 (10.00%) VPN
1 3 (10.00%) DNS
1 3 (10.00%) Firewall
1 3 (10.00%) VPLS
2 2 (6.67%) Internet
3 1 (3.33%) LDAP
3 1 (3.33%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) MySQL
General
1 7 (23.33%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Marketing
2 3 (10.00%) Welsh Language
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Analyst
1 10 (33.33%) Test Analyst
2 8 (26.67%) Web Manager
2 8 (26.67%) Web Analytics Manager
3 5 (16.67%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Marketing Executive
4 2 (6.67%) Web Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Network Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Administrator
5 1 (3.33%) Web Designer
5 1 (3.33%) UNIX Administrator
5 1 (3.33%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (3.33%) PPC Manager
5 1 (3.33%) PPC Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) PPC Executive
5 1 (3.33%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (3.33%) PPC Specialist
5 1 (3.33%) Implementation Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (33.33%) jQuery
2 4 (13.33%) HTML
3 2 (6.67%) CSS
4 1 (3.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (33.33%) IPTV
1 10 (33.33%) Digital Media
2 2 (6.67%) Graphic Design
2 2 (6.67%) Copywriting
2 2 (6.67%) Social Network
2 2 (6.67%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 15 (50.00%) Windows
2 10 (33.33%) Mac OS
3 4 (13.33%) Linux
3 4 (13.33%) CentOS
4 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (3.33%) Ubuntu
4 1 (3.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) Analytics
2 10 (33.33%) Manual Testing
2 10 (33.33%) Web Analytics
3 5 (16.67%) Time Management
4 3 (10.00%) Network Design
4 3 (10.00%) Configuration Management
5 2 (6.67%) SEO
5 2 (6.67%) Scrum
5 2 (6.67%) Web Design
5 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (6.67%) Email Marketing
5 2 (6.67%) Performance Testing
5 2 (6.67%) DevOps
6 1 (3.33%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (3.33%) Pay per click
6 1 (3.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (33.33%) C++
1 10 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 10 (33.33%) C
2 4 (13.33%) Ruby
2 4 (13.33%) PowerShell
2 4 (13.33%) Perl
3 3 (10.00%) Bash Shell
3 3 (10.00%) C#
4 1 (3.33%) Python
4 1 (3.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (3.33%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (10.00%) XenServer
3 2 (6.67%) KVM
Systems Management
1 5 (16.67%) Puppet
1 5 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (6.67%) Ansible
Vendors
1 10 (33.33%) Adobe
2 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
3 5 (16.67%) VMware
4 2 (6.67%) Twitter
4 2 (6.67%) Rackspace