The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the West Midlands region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Google.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google
Rank 152 162 180
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +18
Permanent jobs citing Google 62 45 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.15% 0.81% 0.49%
As % of the Vendors category 2.36% 1.59% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 47 44 22
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -31.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -2.98%
Vendors Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2630 2825 2470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 48.97% 50.85% 50.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2175 2342 2084
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,376 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Google
England

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 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
Birmingham -3 29 £40,000 +14.28% 6
Warwickshire +10 11 £41,250 +65.00% 2
Worcestershire +5 10 £26,000 +4.00% 1
Staffordshire -7 4 £37,500 +66.66% 3
Coventry -1 1 £27,500 -13.38% 2
Google
England

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 42 (40.38%) HTML
1 42 (40.38%) Analytics
2 40 (38.46%) CSS
3 37 (35.58%) E-Commerce
4 31 (29.81%) HTML5
4 31 (29.81%) Google Analytics
5 30 (28.85%) SEO
6 28 (26.92%) Git (software)
7 27 (25.96%) MVC
7 27 (25.96%) SQL Server
8 26 (25.00%) JavaScript
9 25 (24.04%) Web Services
9 25 (24.04%) Android
10 24 (23.08%) Java
11 23 (22.12%) Retail
11 23 (22.12%) Marketing
12 22 (21.15%) Facebook
13 21 (20.19%) CSS3
13 21 (20.19%) Pay per click
13 21 (20.19%) jQuery
13 21 (20.19%) Games
14 20 (19.23%) MySQL
14 20 (19.23%) JSON
14 20 (19.23%) Mobile App
15 18 (17.31%) .NET
15 18 (17.31%) SQL
16 17 (16.35%) Android Development
17 16 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
17 16 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 16 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services

Google
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 9 (8.65%) Node.js
2 4 (3.85%) CMS
2 4 (3.85%) Umbraco
2 4 (3.85%) WordPress
3 3 (2.88%) Apache
3 3 (2.88%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.92%) SAS
5 1 (0.96%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.96%) Confluence
Applications
1 9 (8.65%) FastStats
2 4 (3.85%) Photoshop
3 3 (2.88%) MS Office
4 2 (1.92%) SPSS
4 2 (1.92%) Stata
4 2 (1.92%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.96%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 31 (29.81%) Google Analytics
2 9 (8.65%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.88%) Google App Engine
1 3 (2.88%) Google Apps
2 1 (0.96%) GitHub
2 1 (0.96%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.85%) DNS
2 2 (1.92%) HTTPS
2 2 (1.92%) Internet
2 2 (1.92%) VoIP
2 2 (1.92%) TCP/IP
2 2 (1.92%) VPN
3 1 (0.96%) PBX
3 1 (0.96%) Firewall
3 1 (0.96%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (0.96%) Wireless
3 1 (0.96%) VLAN
3 1 (0.96%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (25.96%) SQL Server
2 20 (19.23%) MySQL
3 16 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 14 (13.46%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 9 (8.65%) SQL Server 2012
5 9 (8.65%) ProClarity
6 8 (7.69%) NoSQL
7 6 (5.77%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (4.81%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.96%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 28 (26.92%) Git (software)
2 12 (11.54%) Eclipse
3 8 (7.69%) Xcode
4 4 (3.85%) JUnit
5 3 (2.88%) Ant
5 3 (2.88%) Hudson
5 3 (2.88%) Subversion
6 1 (0.96%) JIRA
6 1 (0.96%) Bitbucket
General
1 23 (22.12%) Retail
1 23 (22.12%) Marketing
2 21 (20.19%) Games
3 8 (7.69%) Finance
4 4 (3.85%) Advertising
5 1 (0.96%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.96%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 72 (69.23%) Developer
2 13 (12.50%) Analyst
2 13 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 12 (11.54%) Web Developer
4 11 (10.58%) Android Developer
5 10 (9.62%) Senior Developer
5 10 (9.62%) .NET Developer
5 10 (9.62%) PHP Developer
5 10 (9.62%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 9 (8.65%) PHP MySQL Developer
6 9 (8.65%) iOS Developer
7 8 (7.69%) Junior Developer
7 8 (7.69%) Analyst Developer
7 8 (7.69%) Java Developer
7 8 (7.69%) Business Developer
7 8 (7.69%) Business Analyst
7 8 (7.69%) Junior
8 6 (5.77%) Senior Web Developer
8 6 (5.77%) E-Commerce Manager
8 6 (5.77%) PHP LAMP Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (40.38%) HTML
2 40 (38.46%) CSS
3 31 (29.81%) HTML5
4 25 (24.04%) Web Services
5 21 (20.19%) CSS3
5 21 (20.19%) jQuery
6 20 (19.23%) JSON
7 18 (17.31%) .NET
8 14 (13.46%) ASP.NET
9 12 (11.54%) OAuth
10 11 (10.58%) RESTful
10 11 (10.58%) Ajax
11 10 (9.62%) XML
11 10 (9.62%) LAMP
11 10 (9.62%) Android SDK
12 9 (8.65%) XSLT
12 9 (8.65%) WCF
12 9 (8.65%) ASP.NET MVC
13 8 (7.69%) SOAP
13 8 (7.69%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 20 (19.23%) Mobile App
2 12 (11.54%) Animation
3 11 (10.58%) Social Media
4 8 (7.69%) Mathematics
4 8 (7.69%) BBC
4 8 (7.69%) Economics
4 8 (7.69%) Statistics
5 7 (6.73%) Physics
5 7 (6.73%) Visualisation
6 6 (5.77%) iPhone
7 4 (3.85%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.92%) Firmware
8 2 (1.92%) RIA
8 2 (1.92%) Data Extraction
8 2 (1.92%) Open Source
8 2 (1.92%) Copywriting
8 2 (1.92%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.96%) Blog
9 1 (0.96%) Graphic Design
9 1 (0.96%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 25 (24.04%) Android
2 13 (12.50%) Apple iOS
3 7 (6.73%) Windows
4 3 (2.88%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.92%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (1.92%) Windows XP
5 2 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.92%) Windows CE
6 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.96%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.96%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.96%) Linux
6 1 (0.96%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (40.38%) Analytics
2 37 (35.58%) E-Commerce
3 30 (28.85%) SEO
4 27 (25.96%) MVC
5 21 (20.19%) Pay per click
6 17 (16.35%) Android Development
7 16 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
8 15 (14.42%) TDD
9 12 (11.54%) Game Development
10 11 (10.58%) Agile Software Development
10 11 (10.58%) iOS Development
10 11 (10.58%) Mobile Application Development
11 10 (9.62%) Web Development
12 9 (8.65%) ETL
12 9 (8.65%) OO
12 9 (8.65%) Web Application Development
13 8 (7.69%) BDD
13 8 (7.69%) Web Analytics
14 7 (6.73%) Time Management
14 7 (6.73%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 26 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 24 (23.08%) Java
3 18 (17.31%) SQL
4 14 (13.46%) PHP
5 12 (11.54%) C#
6 11 (10.58%) Objective-C
7 10 (9.62%) PHP5
8 9 (8.65%) Ruby
9 5 (4.81%) C++
9 5 (4.81%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.96%) VB
10 1 (0.96%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (9.62%) Degree
2 3 (2.88%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.92%) MCSE
4 1 (0.96%) MCSA
4 1 (0.96%) CCNA
4 1 (0.96%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.96%) MCP
System Software
1 4 (3.85%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.96%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.96%) SCCM
1 1 (0.96%) Puppet
Vendors
1 22 (21.15%) Facebook
2 14 (13.46%) Twitter
2 14 (13.46%) Microsoft
2 14 (13.46%) Apple
3 9 (8.65%) Yahoo!
4 8 (7.69%) Sony
5 3 (2.88%) Oracle
5 3 (2.88%) JBoss
6 2 (1.92%) Cisco
6 2 (1.92%) VMware
6 2 (1.92%) Omniture
6 2 (1.92%) DoubleClick
7 1 (0.96%) Hummingbird
7 1 (0.96%) Atlassian
7 1 (0.96%) EPiServer
7 1 (0.96%) Sitecore
7 1 (0.96%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.96%) Adobe
7 1 (0.96%) Sun
7 1 (0.96%) HP
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kidderminster
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Burton-On-Trent
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Nuneaton
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Shrewsbury
Noir Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + pension, 8% bonus, Healthcare
Posted: 8 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + on experience+Bonus+Bens
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Accenture
Salary: Up to £27,000 per annum plus excellent benefits package
Posted: 11 days ago
Coventry
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Success Digital
Posted: 19 days ago
Birmingham
Pertemps ERP
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Lichfield
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago