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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google
Rank 160 154 179
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +25
Permanent jobs citing Google 44 38 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.88% 0.88% 0.50%
As % of the Vendors category 1.88% 1.77% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 43 34 23
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,263 £21,500 £21,100
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
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
2344 2146 2342
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 46.98% 49.68% 49.06%
Number of salaries quoted 2080 1718 1961
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

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 30 January 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 30 January 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
Warwickshire +5 22 £45,000 +12.50% 1
Birmingham -10 12 £37,500 +25.00% 3
Staffordshire +1 4 £32,500 -
Walsall - 4 £19,000 -
Solihull - 2 £31,316 -
Google
England

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 37 (42.05%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (40.91%) HTML
3 34 (38.64%) CSS
4 33 (37.50%) Facebook
5 32 (36.36%) Git (software)
6 31 (35.23%) Android
7 29 (32.95%) MVC
8 26 (29.55%) JavaScript
8 26 (29.55%) HTML5
9 25 (28.41%) Apple iOS
9 25 (28.41%) Twitter
10 24 (27.27%) Social Media
11 20 (22.73%) Web Services
11 20 (22.73%) Linux
12 19 (21.59%) .NET
12 19 (21.59%) Marketing
12 19 (21.59%) Android Development
13 18 (20.45%) Windows
14 17 (19.32%) SQL Server
14 17 (19.32%) RESTful
15 16 (18.18%) Google Apps
15 16 (18.18%) Web Application Development
15 16 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
15 16 (18.18%) SQL
15 16 (18.18%) ASP.NET
16 15 (17.05%) TDD
16 15 (17.05%) Objective-C
17 14 (15.91%) SEO
17 14 (15.91%) Games
17 14 (15.91%) Animation

Google
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 13 (14.77%) Node.js
2 7 (7.95%) IBM Notes
3 6 (6.82%) CMS
4 3 (3.41%) WordPress
5 2 (2.27%) Joomla!
5 2 (2.27%) Drupal
5 2 (2.27%) GlassFish
Applications
1 3 (3.41%) MS Office
1 3 (3.41%) Photoshop
1 3 (3.41%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.27%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 13 (14.77%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.14%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 16 (18.18%) Google Apps
2 9 (10.23%) GitHub
3 7 (7.95%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (6.82%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (2.27%) Trello
6 1 (1.14%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.41%) VoIP
2 2 (2.27%) VPN
3 1 (1.14%) Intranet
3 1 (1.14%) Internet
3 1 (1.14%) HTTPS
3 1 (1.14%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (19.32%) SQL Server
2 10 (11.36%) NoSQL
3 9 (10.23%) MySQL
4 4 (4.55%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.27%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.27%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.14%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 32 (36.36%) Git (software)
2 13 (14.77%) Xcode
3 12 (13.64%) JMeter
3 12 (13.64%) GoogleTest
3 12 (13.64%) WebDriver
3 12 (13.64%) Selenium
4 6 (6.82%) Eclipse
5 2 (2.27%) Subversion
5 2 (2.27%) JIRA
5 2 (2.27%) Dreamweaver
5 2 (2.27%) Mercurial
5 2 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (1.14%) Jenkins
General
1 19 (21.59%) Marketing
2 14 (15.91%) Games
3 4 (4.55%) Publishing
4 3 (3.41%) Finance
4 3 (3.41%) Advertising
5 2 (2.27%) Retail
Job Titles
1 48 (54.55%) Developer
2 13 (14.77%) iOS Developer
3 10 (11.36%) .NET Developer
4 9 (10.23%) Automation Tester
4 9 (10.23%) Senior Automation Tester
4 9 (10.23%) Senior Software Tester
4 9 (10.23%) Senior Tester
4 9 (10.23%) Software Tester
4 9 (10.23%) Analyst
4 9 (10.23%) Tester
5 8 (9.09%) SQL Developer
6 7 (7.95%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
6 7 (7.95%) Infrastructure Architect
6 7 (7.95%) Architect
6 7 (7.95%) Technical Architect
7 6 (6.82%) PL/SQL Developer
7 6 (6.82%) Android Developer
8 5 (5.68%) Developer Analyst
9 4 (4.55%) Web Editor
9 4 (4.55%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (40.91%) HTML
2 34 (38.64%) CSS
3 26 (29.55%) HTML5
4 20 (22.73%) Web Services
5 19 (21.59%) .NET
6 17 (19.32%) RESTful
7 16 (18.18%) ASP.NET Web API
7 16 (18.18%) ASP.NET
8 14 (15.91%) JSON
8 14 (15.91%) Android SDK
8 14 (15.91%) OAuth
9 10 (11.36%) WCF
9 10 (11.36%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (11.36%) AngularJS
10 8 (9.09%) CSS3
11 7 (7.95%) jQuery
11 7 (7.95%) LESS
12 6 (6.82%) .NET Framework
12 6 (6.82%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 5 (5.68%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 24 (27.27%) Social Media
2 14 (15.91%) Animation
3 10 (11.36%) BBC
4 4 (4.55%) Digital Media
5 3 (3.41%) Mobile App
5 3 (3.41%) User Experience
5 3 (3.41%) Wiki
5 3 (3.41%) Blog
5 3 (3.41%) Social Network
6 1 (1.14%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.14%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 31 (35.23%) Android
2 25 (28.41%) Apple iOS
3 20 (22.73%) Linux
4 18 (20.45%) Windows
5 3 (3.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (3.41%) Windows 7
5 3 (3.41%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.14%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (42.05%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (32.95%) MVC
3 19 (21.59%) Android Development
4 16 (18.18%) Web Application Development
5 15 (17.05%) TDD
6 14 (15.91%) SEO
6 14 (15.91%) CRM
6 14 (15.91%) Game Development
7 13 (14.77%) iOS Development
7 13 (14.77%) Analytics
8 12 (13.64%) Automation Testing
9 10 (11.36%) OO
9 10 (11.36%) BDD
10 9 (10.23%) E-Commerce
11 7 (7.95%) Supplier Management
11 7 (7.95%) TOGAF
11 7 (7.95%) ERP
11 7 (7.95%) PRINCE2
12 6 (6.82%) Content Management
13 5 (5.68%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 26 (29.55%) JavaScript
2 16 (18.18%) SQL
3 15 (17.05%) Objective-C
4 12 (13.64%) C#
4 12 (13.64%) Groovy
5 11 (12.50%) Java
6 10 (11.36%) Ruby
7 7 (7.95%) PHP
8 6 (6.82%) PL/SQL
8 6 (6.82%) T-SQL
9 2 (2.27%) VB.NET
9 2 (2.27%) C++
9 2 (2.27%) COBOL
10 1 (1.14%) PHP5
10 1 (1.14%) RPG
Qualifications
1 4 (4.55%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (3.41%) MCSE
2 3 (3.41%) MCP
3 2 (2.27%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.14%) Degree
System Software
1 10 (11.36%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.14%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.14%) Vagrant
Vendors
1 33 (37.50%) Facebook
2 25 (28.41%) Twitter
3 13 (14.77%) Apple
4 10 (11.36%) Oracle
4 10 (11.36%) Sony
4 10 (11.36%) Yahoo!
5 7 (7.95%) Lotus
5 7 (7.95%) IBM
6 6 (6.82%) VMware
7 2 (2.27%) Capita
7 2 (2.27%) Adobe
7 2 (2.27%) Sun
7 2 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.14%) New Relic
8 1 (1.14%) Rackspace
8 1 (1.14%) Zend
8 1 (1.14%) Citrix
8 1 (1.14%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.14%) SAP
8 1 (1.14%) Business Objects
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