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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google
Rank 137 166 176
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +10
Permanent jobs citing Google 86 46 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.48% 0.85% 0.59%
As % of the Vendors category 3.10% 1.81% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 70 37 31
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,750 £26,000 £23,300
10% offered a salary of more than £44,050 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
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
2773 2544 2690
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 47.67% 47.08% 49.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2281 2125 2208
Average salary £40,000 £39,750 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.62% -0.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £26,500 £26,100
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 July 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 3 July 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
Birmingham +9 32 £37,500 +3.44% 8
Staffordshire +33 29 £42,250 +12.66% 6
Warwickshire -19 8 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Coventry -7 5 £27,500 - 1
Wolverhampton - 3 £22,500 -
Solihull - 2 £24,000 - 1
Worcestershire -13 1 - -
West Bromwich - 1 - - 1
Google
England

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 89 (50.57%) Analytics
2 75 (42.61%) Marketing
3 72 (40.91%) Google Analytics
3 72 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
4 71 (40.34%) Degree
5 66 (37.50%) .NET
6 59 (33.52%) Social Media
7 58 (32.95%) C#
8 56 (31.82%) SQL Server
9 54 (30.68%) SEO
9 54 (30.68%) User Experience
10 52 (29.55%) ASP.NET
11 50 (28.41%) HTML
12 48 (27.27%) JavaScript
12 48 (27.27%) MVC
13 45 (25.57%) CSS
14 43 (24.43%) E-Commerce
15 37 (21.02%) SQL
16 36 (20.45%) Pay per click
17 34 (19.32%) ASP.NET MVC
18 32 (18.18%) Digital Marketing
18 32 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
18 32 (18.18%) Facebook
19 30 (17.05%) Web Application Development
20 29 (16.48%) Analytical Skills
20 29 (16.48%) Git (software)
20 29 (16.48%) Content Management
20 29 (16.48%) Apple
21 28 (15.91%) XML
21 28 (15.91%) TDD

Google
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 26 (14.77%) Node.js
2 19 (10.80%) CMS
3 17 (9.66%) IIS
4 9 (5.11%) SAS
5 8 (4.55%) SharePoint
6 7 (3.98%) OpenStack
7 4 (2.27%) WordPress
8 3 (1.70%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (1.14%) Kentico
10 1 (0.57%) Joomla!
Applications
1 20 (11.36%) MS Excel
2 16 (9.09%) MS Office
3 14 (7.95%) Photoshop
4 8 (4.55%) Spreadsheet
5 6 (3.41%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.57%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.57%) Tridion
2 1 (0.57%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 72 (40.91%) Google Analytics
2 9 (5.11%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (3.98%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (3.98%) Joyent
3 7 (3.98%) IaaS
3 7 (3.98%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (1.14%) GitHub
4 2 (1.14%) Google Apps
5 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.57%) Adobe Analytics
5 1 (0.57%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 15 (8.52%) Internet
2 11 (6.25%) SSL
3 6 (3.41%) HTTP
4 2 (1.14%) Intranet
5 1 (0.57%) VPN
5 1 (0.57%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (31.82%) SQL Server
2 25 (14.20%) NoSQL
3 11 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (5.68%) MySQL
5 7 (3.98%) Big Data
6 6 (3.41%) QlikView
7 4 (2.27%) SQLite
8 3 (1.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (1.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (1.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.70%) MS Access
9 2 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (1.14%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.14%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.57%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.57%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 29 (16.48%) Git (software)
2 17 (9.66%) Visual Studio
3 6 (3.41%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (1.70%) WebDriver
4 3 (1.70%) JMeter
4 3 (1.70%) Subversion
4 3 (1.70%) Selenium
4 3 (1.70%) Hudson
4 3 (1.70%) GoogleTest
5 2 (1.14%) Dreamweaver
5 2 (1.14%) Axure RP
6 1 (0.57%) Jenkins
General
1 75 (42.61%) Marketing
2 24 (13.64%) Finance
3 12 (6.82%) Retail
4 11 (6.25%) Back Office
5 8 (4.55%) Telecoms
6 6 (3.41%) Publishing
7 5 (2.84%) Multimedia
8 4 (2.27%) Manufacturing
8 4 (2.27%) Advertising
9 2 (1.14%) Legal
9 2 (1.14%) Electronics
10 1 (0.57%) Automotive
10 1 (0.57%) Games
Job Titles
1 76 (43.18%) Developer
2 35 (19.89%) .NET Developer
3 17 (9.66%) Analyst
4 16 (9.09%) Junior
5 13 (7.39%) Junior Developer
6 10 (5.68%) PPC Specialist
6 10 (5.68%) PPC Manager
6 10 (5.68%) PPC Analyst
6 10 (5.68%) PPC Executive
7 9 (5.11%) Data Scientist
7 9 (5.11%) Administrator
7 9 (5.11%) Graduate
8 8 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
8 8 (4.55%) Front-End Developer
9 7 (3.98%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 7 (3.98%) Linux Administrator
9 7 (3.98%) C# Developer
9 7 (3.98%) SEO Executive
10 6 (3.41%) Graduate Developer
11 5 (2.84%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (37.50%) .NET
2 52 (29.55%) ASP.NET
3 50 (28.41%) HTML
4 45 (25.57%) CSS
5 34 (19.32%) ASP.NET MVC
6 32 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
7 28 (15.91%) XML
8 27 (15.34%) RESTful
9 25 (14.20%) WCF
10 24 (13.64%) jQuery
11 21 (11.93%) Web Services
12 17 (9.66%) HTML5
12 17 (9.66%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 12 (6.82%) XHTML
14 11 (6.25%) AngularJS
15 8 (4.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 8 (4.55%) .NET Framework
16 7 (3.98%) Entity Framework
16 7 (3.98%) CSS3
17 5 (2.84%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 59 (33.52%) Social Media
2 54 (30.68%) User Experience
3 29 (16.48%) Analytical Skills
4 27 (15.34%) BBC
5 20 (11.36%) Management Information System
6 13 (7.39%) W3C
6 13 (7.39%) Copywriting
7 8 (4.55%) Digital Media
8 7 (3.98%) Public Cloud
9 6 (3.41%) Artificial Intelligence
10 5 (2.84%) Visualisation
11 4 (2.27%) Statistics
11 4 (2.27%) Mathematics
12 2 (1.14%) DTV
13 1 (0.57%) Data Integration
13 1 (0.57%) Computer Science
13 1 (0.57%) Mobile App
13 1 (0.57%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 18 (10.23%) Windows
2 12 (6.82%) Linux
3 7 (3.98%) Android
4 4 (2.27%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.14%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.57%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.57%) CoreOS
6 1 (0.57%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (50.57%) Analytics
2 72 (40.91%) Agile Software Development
3 54 (30.68%) SEO
4 48 (27.27%) MVC
5 43 (24.43%) E-Commerce
6 36 (20.45%) Pay per click
7 32 (18.18%) Digital Marketing
8 30 (17.05%) Web Application Development
9 29 (16.48%) Content Management
10 28 (15.91%) TDD
10 28 (15.91%) BDD
11 26 (14.77%) Web Development
12 25 (14.20%) Web Analytics
12 25 (14.20%) OO
13 23 (13.07%) Scrum
13 23 (13.07%) Change Control
14 17 (9.66%) Project Management
15 14 (7.95%) Multivariate Testing
16 12 (6.82%) Time Management
16 12 (6.82%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 58 (32.95%) C#
2 48 (27.27%) JavaScript
3 37 (21.02%) SQL
4 25 (14.20%) Ruby
5 19 (10.80%) PHP
6 18 (10.23%) T-SQL
7 11 (6.25%) VB
8 10 (5.68%) Java
9 9 (5.11%) MATLAB
9 9 (5.11%) R
10 8 (4.55%) Python
11 3 (1.70%) Groovy
12 2 (1.14%) Objective-C
12 2 (1.14%) C++
12 2 (1.14%) COBOL
12 2 (1.14%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.57%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.57%) RPG
Qualifications
1 71 (40.34%) Degree
2 1 (0.57%) MCP
2 1 (0.57%) MCSE
2 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.55%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.57%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.57%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.57%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (4.55%) Vagrant
2 7 (3.98%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (3.98%) Ansible
2 7 (3.98%) Puppet
3 1 (0.57%) Plesk
Vendors
1 32 (18.18%) Facebook
2 29 (16.48%) Apple
3 28 (15.91%) Yahoo!
4 27 (15.34%) Sony
5 24 (13.64%) Microsoft
6 10 (5.68%) Adobe
7 8 (4.55%) Rackspace
8 5 (2.84%) Twitter
8 5 (2.84%) Oracle
9 4 (2.27%) Omniture
10 3 (1.70%) SAP
10 3 (1.70%) VMware
11 2 (1.14%) Capita
11 2 (1.14%) Sun
11 2 (1.14%) Zend
11 2 (1.14%) hybris
12 1 (0.57%) Hitwise
12 1 (0.57%) Tableau
12 1 (0.57%) Business Objects
12 1 (0.57%) Citrix
Warwickshire
Initi8 Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £27000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
West Bromwich, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £33000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Lichfield, Staffordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £17000 - £21000 per annum + Bonus, Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Searchability
Salary: £16000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Searchability.co.uk
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Staffordshire
Anonymous Recruiter
Salary: From £22,000 to £32,000 per annum Pension, 33 Days Holiday inc Christm
Posted: 11 days ago
Solihull
Erin Associates
Salary: £27000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Zonal Retail Data Systems Ltd
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum plus standard company benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Zonal Retail Data Systems Ltd
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum plus company benefits
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