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 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google
Rank 68 71 52
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -19
Permanent jobs citing Google 10 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.82% 0.68% 2.13%
As % of the Vendors category 3.00% 1.04% 3.43%
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 2
Average salary £40,000 £36,750 £25,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.84% +45.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £33,350 £19,450
10% offered a salary of more than £50,750 £40,150 £31,050
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £31,500
% change year-on-year
- +26.98%
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
333 384 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 60.55% 65.64% 62.01%
Number of salaries quoted 238 260 142
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,150 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £57,400 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 4 August 2015.

Google Salary Histogram in Watford

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 28 (71.79%) Google Analytics
1 28 (71.79%) Analytics
2 27 (69.23%) SEO
3 20 (51.28%) Social Media
4 19 (48.72%) Content Management
5 17 (43.59%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (43.59%) Project Management
6 12 (30.77%) Copywriting
7 10 (25.64%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (23.08%) Marketing
8 9 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (17.95%) B2B
9 7 (17.95%) Finance
9 7 (17.95%) Kinect
9 7 (17.95%) Email Marketing
9 7 (17.95%) Digital Marketing
9 7 (17.95%) Mobile App
9 7 (17.95%) Facebook
9 7 (17.95%) Raspberry Pi
9 7 (17.95%) E-Commerce
10 6 (15.38%) Umbraco
10 6 (15.38%) MS Excel
10 6 (15.38%) Resource Management
11 5 (12.82%) BBC
11 5 (12.82%) Yahoo!
11 5 (12.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 5 (12.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 5 (12.82%) Data Warehouse
11 5 (12.82%) SQL

Google
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 6 (15.38%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.26%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 28 (71.79%) Google Analytics
2 4 (10.26%) SaaS
2 4 (10.26%) Basecamp
2 4 (10.26%) Dropbox
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.82%) SQL Server
1 5 (12.82%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 5 (12.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 5 (12.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 5 (12.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 5 (12.82%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (5.13%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Subversion
1 2 (5.13%) Talend Open Studio
1 2 (5.13%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (23.08%) Marketing
2 7 (17.95%) Finance
3 2 (5.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (30.77%) Communications Officer
2 7 (17.95%) Digital Account Manager
2 7 (17.95%) Digital Account Director
2 7 (17.95%) Developer
2 7 (17.95%) Account Manager
2 7 (17.95%) Account Director
3 6 (15.38%) Communications Manager
4 5 (12.82%) SQL Developer
4 5 (12.82%) SQL Server Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Coordinator
5 4 (10.26%) Project Coordinator
5 4 (10.26%) Technical Project Coordinator
6 2 (5.13%) Copywriter
6 2 (5.13%) Social Media Executive
6 2 (5.13%) Java Developer
7 1 (2.56%) Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) Web Analyst
7 1 (2.56%) Web Analytics Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) HTML
1 2 (5.13%) CSS
1 2 (5.13%) Spring
1 2 (5.13%) HTML5
1 2 (5.13%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 20 (51.28%) Social Media
2 12 (30.77%) Copywriting
3 7 (17.95%) Kinect
3 7 (17.95%) Mobile App
3 7 (17.95%) Raspberry Pi
4 5 (12.82%) BBC
5 4 (10.26%) Computer Science
5 4 (10.26%) Mobile Payment
5 4 (10.26%) User Experience
6 2 (5.13%) Blog
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (71.79%) Analytics
2 27 (69.23%) SEO
3 19 (48.72%) Content Management
4 17 (43.59%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (43.59%) Project Management
5 10 (25.64%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (17.95%) B2B
7 7 (17.95%) E-Commerce
7 7 (17.95%) Email Marketing
7 7 (17.95%) Digital Marketing
8 6 (15.38%) Resource Management
9 4 (10.26%) Project Planning
9 4 (10.26%) Test Management
9 4 (10.26%) Mobile Commerce
9 4 (10.26%) Service Delivery
10 2 (5.13%) OO
10 2 (5.13%) Multithreading
10 2 (5.13%) Link Building
10 2 (5.13%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.82%) SQL
1 5 (12.82%) T-SQL
2 2 (5.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (17.95%) Facebook
2 5 (12.82%) Apple
2 5 (12.82%) Sony
2 5 (12.82%) Yahoo!
3 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
3 2 (5.13%) Talend
4 1 (2.56%) Omniture