The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Google products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Google over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google
Rank 125 153 177
Rank change year-on-year
+28 +24
Permanent jobs citing Google 91 46 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.73% 0.94% 0.55%
As % of the Vendors category 3.66% 1.97% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 68 39 24
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Google
England

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

Vendors Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2488 2334 2571
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 47.32% 47.64% 50.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2066 1913 2120
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.62% -

Google
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Google Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Google
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Google Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Google
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Google across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Google Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Google
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Google within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
Coventry +11 28 £22,000 -16.98% 2
Birmingham +8 18 £37,500 +66.66% 8
Warwickshire -6 17 £52,500 +31.25% 7
Staffordshire -1 8 £19,000 -49.33% 4
Shropshire -9 1 £19,500 -48.00%
Google
England

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 62 (46.27%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (38.06%) Analytics
3 50 (37.31%) .NET
4 49 (36.57%) JavaScript
4 49 (36.57%) Marketing
4 49 (36.57%) Google Analytics
5 45 (33.58%) Social Media
6 44 (32.84%) Degree
7 43 (32.09%) SQL Server
8 41 (30.60%) HTML
9 40 (29.85%) ASP.NET
10 38 (28.36%) C#
11 37 (27.61%) CSS
12 35 (26.12%) MVC
13 34 (25.37%) SQL
13 34 (25.37%) E-Commerce
13 34 (25.37%) User Experience
14 29 (21.64%) ASP.NET Web API
14 29 (21.64%) SEO
14 29 (21.64%) Content Management
15 28 (20.90%) RESTful
16 27 (20.15%) Web Application Development
17 26 (19.40%) Facebook
18 25 (18.66%) Git (software)
19 24 (17.91%) Pay per click
19 24 (17.91%) BDD
19 24 (17.91%) TDD
20 23 (17.16%) ASP.NET MVC
20 23 (17.16%) Change Control
21 22 (16.42%) Node.js

Google
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 22 (16.42%) Node.js
2 18 (13.43%) CMS
3 13 (9.70%) IIS
4 9 (6.72%) SAS
5 5 (3.73%) OpenStack
6 4 (2.99%) IBM Notes
7 3 (2.24%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.49%) WordPress
9 1 (0.75%) Kentico
9 1 (0.75%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 14 (10.45%) MS Excel
2 11 (8.21%) Photoshop
2 11 (8.21%) MS Office
3 8 (5.97%) Spreadsheet
4 5 (3.73%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.75%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 49 (36.57%) Google Analytics
2 1 (0.75%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.72%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (5.97%) Google Apps
3 7 (5.22%) GitHub
4 5 (3.73%) IaaS
4 5 (3.73%) Google Cloud Platform
4 5 (3.73%) Joyent
4 5 (3.73%) Amazon EC2
5 4 (2.99%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.75%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (8.21%) SSL
2 3 (2.24%) Internet
3 2 (1.49%) HTTP
4 1 (0.75%) VPN
4 1 (0.75%) Intranet
4 1 (0.75%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (32.09%) SQL Server
2 21 (15.67%) NoSQL
3 11 (8.21%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (6.72%) MySQL
5 7 (5.22%) Big Data
6 6 (4.48%) QlikView
7 3 (2.24%) Oracle Database
8 2 (1.49%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.75%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 25 (18.66%) Git (software)
2 13 (9.70%) Visual Studio
3 12 (8.96%) JMeter
3 12 (8.96%) WebDriver
3 12 (8.96%) GoogleTest
3 12 (8.96%) Selenium
4 3 (2.24%) Subversion
5 2 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.75%) Axure RP
6 1 (0.75%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (0.75%) Jenkins
General
1 49 (36.57%) Marketing
2 11 (8.21%) Back Office
3 10 (7.46%) Finance
4 5 (3.73%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.73%) Multimedia
5 4 (2.99%) Advertising
5 4 (2.99%) Publishing
6 3 (2.24%) Retail
7 1 (0.75%) Games
7 1 (0.75%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 55 (41.04%) Developer
2 22 (16.42%) .NET Developer
3 16 (11.94%) Junior
4 12 (8.96%) Junior Developer
5 10 (7.46%) Analyst
6 9 (6.72%) Tester
6 9 (6.72%) Software Tester
6 9 (6.72%) Senior Tester
6 9 (6.72%) Senior Software Tester
6 9 (6.72%) Automation Tester
6 9 (6.72%) Senior Automation Tester
6 9 (6.72%) Data Scientist
7 7 (5.22%) Front-End Developer
8 6 (4.48%) SQL Developer
8 6 (4.48%) Systems Administrator
8 6 (4.48%) Senior Developer
8 6 (4.48%) Administrator
9 5 (3.73%) Linux Administrator
9 5 (3.73%) Technical Leader
9 5 (3.73%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (37.31%) .NET
2 41 (30.60%) HTML
3 40 (29.85%) ASP.NET
4 37 (27.61%) CSS
5 29 (21.64%) ASP.NET Web API
6 28 (20.90%) RESTful
7 23 (17.16%) ASP.NET MVC
8 21 (15.67%) WCF
8 21 (15.67%) jQuery
9 17 (12.69%) Web Services
9 17 (12.69%) XML
10 13 (9.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 12 (8.96%) AngularJS
11 12 (8.96%) HTML5
12 11 (8.21%) XHTML
13 8 (5.97%) .NET Framework
13 8 (5.97%) Entity Framework
13 8 (5.97%) Sass
14 7 (5.22%) LESS
15 6 (4.48%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 45 (33.58%) Social Media
2 34 (25.37%) User Experience
3 21 (15.67%) BBC
4 20 (14.93%) Management Information System
5 13 (9.70%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (8.96%) Digital Media
6 12 (8.96%) W3C
7 9 (6.72%) Copywriting
8 6 (4.48%) Artificial Intelligence
9 5 (3.73%) Public Cloud
9 5 (3.73%) Visualisation
10 4 (2.99%) Statistics
10 4 (2.99%) Mathematics
11 1 (0.75%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 20 (14.93%) Linux
2 18 (13.43%) Windows
3 12 (8.96%) Apple iOS
3 12 (8.96%) Android
4 2 (1.49%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.75%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.75%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.75%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (46.27%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (38.06%) Analytics
3 35 (26.12%) MVC
4 34 (25.37%) E-Commerce
5 29 (21.64%) SEO
5 29 (21.64%) Content Management
6 27 (20.15%) Web Application Development
7 24 (17.91%) BDD
7 24 (17.91%) Pay per click
7 24 (17.91%) TDD
8 23 (17.16%) Change Control
9 21 (15.67%) OO
10 18 (13.43%) Digital Marketing
11 17 (12.69%) Web Development
12 16 (11.94%) PRINCE2
12 16 (11.94%) Project Management
13 15 (11.19%) Scrum
14 14 (10.45%) CRM
15 13 (9.70%) Multivariate Testing
16 12 (8.96%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 49 (36.57%) JavaScript
2 38 (28.36%) C#
3 34 (25.37%) SQL
4 21 (15.67%) Ruby
5 18 (13.43%) PHP
6 17 (12.69%) T-SQL
7 12 (8.96%) Groovy
8 11 (8.21%) VB
9 10 (7.46%) Java
10 9 (6.72%) R
10 9 (6.72%) MATLAB
11 5 (3.73%) Python
12 4 (2.99%) C++
12 4 (2.99%) COBOL
12 4 (2.99%) Objective-C
12 4 (2.99%) VB.NET
13 3 (2.24%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.75%) RPG
Qualifications
1 44 (32.84%) Degree
2 1 (0.75%) MCP
2 1 (0.75%) MCSE
2 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.48%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (3.73%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.75%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (4.48%) Vagrant
2 5 (3.73%) Opscode Chef
2 5 (3.73%) Ansible
2 5 (3.73%) Puppet
Vendors
1 26 (19.40%) Facebook
2 22 (16.42%) Apple
3 21 (15.67%) Sony
3 21 (15.67%) Yahoo!
4 17 (12.69%) Microsoft
5 8 (5.97%) Adobe
5 8 (5.97%) Oracle
6 6 (4.48%) Rackspace
7 5 (3.73%) Twitter
8 4 (2.99%) IBM
8 4 (2.99%) Lotus
8 4 (2.99%) VMware
9 3 (2.24%) Zend
10 2 (1.49%) Capita
10 2 (1.49%) Sun
11 1 (0.75%) Citrix
11 1 (0.75%) MicroStrategy
11 1 (0.75%) Business Objects
11 1 (0.75%) SAP
11 1 (0.75%) Omniture
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