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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google
Rank 88 101 94
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -7
Permanent jobs citing Google 13 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.01% 0.14% 0.18%
As % of the Vendors category 2.40% 0.33% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 2
Average salary £33,750 £37,750 £24,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.59% +52.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £21,950 £24,150
10% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £53,550 £25,350
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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
541 604 534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 41.97% 43.70% 46.92%
Number of salaries quoted 488 537 485
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

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 24 October 2014.

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 24 October 2014. 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 +21 13 £33,750 -10.59% 2
Google
UK

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 9 (42.86%) Windows
2 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (33.33%) Adobe
2 7 (33.33%) Google Analytics
2 7 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
2 7 (33.33%) Analytics
3 6 (28.57%) Finance
4 5 (23.81%) VMware
4 5 (23.81%) SEO
4 5 (23.81%) Web Analytics
4 5 (23.81%) WebTrends
4 5 (23.81%) HTML
4 5 (23.81%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (23.81%) Twitter
4 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (23.81%) SaaS
4 5 (23.81%) Puppet
4 5 (23.81%) Time Management
4 5 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
5 4 (19.05%) CentOS
5 4 (19.05%) Mac OS
5 4 (19.05%) Digital Media
5 4 (19.05%) Manual Testing
5 4 (19.05%) C
5 4 (19.05%) Perl
5 4 (19.05%) Linux
5 4 (19.05%) C++
5 4 (19.05%) Social Network
5 4 (19.05%) jQuery

Google
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 (9.52%) CMS
1 2 (9.52%) OpenStack
2 1 (4.76%) Apache
2 1 (4.76%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Photoshop
1 2 (9.52%) MS Office
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
1 2 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (9.52%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 7 (33.33%) Google Analytics
2 5 (23.81%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 7 (33.33%) Amazon EC2
2 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (23.81%) SaaS
3 2 (9.52%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) LAN
1 2 (9.52%) WAN
1 2 (9.52%) HTTP
1 2 (9.52%) VPN
1 2 (9.52%) DNS
1 2 (9.52%) Internet
1 2 (9.52%) Firewall
1 2 (9.52%) VPLS
2 1 (4.76%) LDAP
2 1 (4.76%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (14.29%) Relational Database
2 1 (4.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio
1 2 (9.52%) Subversion
General
1 6 (28.57%) Finance
2 3 (14.29%) Welsh Language
3 2 (9.52%) Back Office
3 2 (9.52%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Cloud Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Test Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Web Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Web Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Marketing Executive
5 2 (9.52%) Web Analytics Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Network Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Software Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Developer
5 2 (9.52%) PHP Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) Development Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) Software Development Manager
6 1 (4.76%) UNIX Administrator
6 1 (4.76%) Software Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Implementation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (23.81%) HTML
2 4 (19.05%) jQuery
3 2 (9.52%) .NET
3 2 (9.52%) CSS
3 2 (9.52%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) IPTV
1 4 (19.05%) Social Network
1 4 (19.05%) Digital Media
2 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.52%) Graphic Design
3 2 (9.52%) Copywriting
Operating Systems
1 9 (42.86%) Windows
2 4 (19.05%) Linux
2 4 (19.05%) CentOS
2 4 (19.05%) Mac OS
3 1 (4.76%) UNIX
3 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.76%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Analytics
2 5 (23.81%) Time Management
2 5 (23.81%) SEO
2 5 (23.81%) Web Analytics
3 4 (19.05%) Manual Testing
4 3 (14.29%) Customer Analysis
4 3 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (14.29%) Configuration Management
5 2 (9.52%) Content Management
5 2 (9.52%) Network Design
5 2 (9.52%) Email Marketing
5 2 (9.52%) Performance Testing
5 2 (9.52%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 4 (19.05%) C
1 4 (19.05%) C++
1 4 (19.05%) Perl
1 4 (19.05%) Ruby
1 4 (19.05%) PowerShell
2 3 (14.29%) Bash Shell
2 3 (14.29%) PHP
2 3 (14.29%) C#
3 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
3 2 (9.52%) SQL
4 1 (4.76%) Python
4 1 (4.76%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 5 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (14.29%) XenServer
3 2 (9.52%) KVM
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) Puppet
1 5 (23.81%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (9.52%) Ansible
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 7 (33.33%) Adobe
2 5 (23.81%) VMware
2 5 (23.81%) Twitter
3 3 (14.29%) Facebook
4 2 (9.52%) Rackspace
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