The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Google products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Google over the 3 months to 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google
Rank 67 51 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Permanent jobs citing Google 5 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 0.96% 2.71% -
As % of the Vendors category 1.52% 4.65% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 0
Average salary £70,500 £22,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+213.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -
Google
Hertfordshire

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

Vendors Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
329 215 260
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 63.15% 58.27% 69.71%
Number of salaries quoted 224 153 154
Average salary £46,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.23% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Google
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Google Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Google
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Google Salary Trend in Watford

Google
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Google across the Watford region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Google Salary Histogram in Watford

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 7 (53.85%) HTML
2 6 (46.15%) Java
3 5 (38.46%) .NET
3 5 (38.46%) E-Commerce
3 5 (38.46%) Android
3 5 (38.46%) Google Apps
3 5 (38.46%) Mobile App
4 4 (30.77%) Android SDK
4 4 (30.77%) Android Development
4 4 (30.77%) HTML5
4 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
4 4 (30.77%) MVC
4 4 (30.77%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (23.08%) Web Development
5 3 (23.08%) JSON
5 3 (23.08%) Finance
5 3 (23.08%) Manufacturing
5 3 (23.08%) LAMP
5 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (23.08%) Retail
5 3 (23.08%) C#
5 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
5 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
5 3 (23.08%) Hitwise
5 3 (23.08%) REST
5 3 (23.08%) Google Analytics
5 3 (23.08%) Analytics
6 2 (15.38%) Technical Analysis
6 2 (15.38%) DevOps
6 2 (15.38%) SiteCatalyst

Google
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 (15.38%) OpenStack
2 1 (7.69%) SAS
2 1 (7.69%) Drupal
2 1 (7.69%) WordPress
2 1 (7.69%) Node.js
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
3 1 (7.69%) Photoshop
3 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Google Analytics
2 2 (15.38%) SiteCatalyst
3 1 (7.69%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (38.46%) Google Apps
2 2 (15.38%) IaaS
2 2 (15.38%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (15.38%) SaaS
2 2 (15.38%) PaaS
3 1 (7.69%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) MySQL
1 1 (7.69%) Data Mining
1 1 (7.69%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Eclipse
1 1 (7.69%) Xcode
1 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
1 3 (23.08%) Manufacturing
1 3 (23.08%) Retail
2 2 (15.38%) Marketing
3 1 (7.69%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Web Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Android Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Cloud Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Service Desk Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Marketing Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Senior PHP Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) PHP Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Junior
4 1 (7.69%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Web Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Mobile Applications Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) HTML
2 5 (38.46%) .NET
3 4 (30.77%) HTML5
3 4 (30.77%) Android SDK
4 3 (23.08%) REST
4 3 (23.08%) LAMP
4 3 (23.08%) JSON
5 2 (15.38%) Web Services
5 2 (15.38%) RESTful
6 1 (7.69%) iOS SDK
6 1 (7.69%) CSS3
6 1 (7.69%) Laravel
6 1 (7.69%) Cocoa Touch
6 1 (7.69%) UIKit
6 1 (7.69%) Symfony
6 1 (7.69%) jQuery
6 1 (7.69%) Cocoa
6 1 (7.69%) COM
6 1 (7.69%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Mobile App
2 2 (15.38%) CMDB
3 1 (7.69%) Open Source
3 1 (7.69%) Social Media
3 1 (7.69%) Digital Media
3 1 (7.69%) AS400
3 1 (7.69%) BBC
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Android
2 2 (15.38%) Apple iOS
2 2 (15.38%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Windows 2000
2 2 (15.38%) Windows XP
2 2 (15.38%) Mac OS X
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) E-Commerce
2 4 (30.77%) MVC
2 4 (30.77%) Android Development
3 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) Analytics
3 3 (23.08%) Web Development
4 2 (15.38%) Use Case
4 2 (15.38%) Migration
4 2 (15.38%) UML
4 2 (15.38%) Data Modelling
4 2 (15.38%) SOA
4 2 (15.38%) Project Management
4 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
4 2 (15.38%) Qualitative Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) Data Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) Web Analytics
4 2 (15.38%) Incident Management
4 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (15.38%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (15.38%) Technical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) Java
2 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
2 3 (23.08%) C#
3 2 (15.38%) VBA
4 1 (7.69%) Objective-C
4 1 (7.69%) PHP5
4 1 (7.69%) PHP
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Puppet
1 2 (15.38%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
1 3 (23.08%) Hitwise
2 2 (15.38%) comScore
2 2 (15.38%) Adobe
2 2 (15.38%) Coremetrics
2 2 (15.38%) IBM
2 2 (15.38%) Rackspace
3 1 (7.69%) hybris
3 1 (7.69%) Facebook
3 1 (7.69%) Twitter