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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google
Rank 152 175 165
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -10
Permanent jobs citing Google 45 27 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.91% 0.54% 0.60%
As % of the Vendors category 1.89% 1.06% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 38 23 23
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £46,000 £46,450
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £33,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +3.07%
Vendors Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2377 2549 2336
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 48.07% 50.89% 49.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1933 2097 1930
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,675
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
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 18 April 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Warwickshire +20 16 £40,000 +23.07% 2
Birmingham +7 11 £22,500 -51.08% 4
Staffordshire +2 8 £36,250 +40.77%
Worcestershire +5 4 £40,000 +6.66%
Herefordshire - 4 £40,000 -
Shropshire +1 1 £37,500 +50.00%
Coventry - 1 £26,500 -
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £25,000 -
Google
England

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 34 (42.50%) Analytics
2 32 (40.00%) .NET
3 28 (35.00%) SQL Server
4 27 (33.75%) JavaScript
5 26 (32.50%) Google Analytics
6 24 (30.00%) HTML
7 23 (28.75%) CSS
7 23 (28.75%) MVC
8 22 (27.50%) Android
9 21 (26.25%) C#
9 21 (26.25%) SQL
10 20 (25.00%) ASP.NET
11 19 (23.75%) Microsoft
12 18 (22.50%) jQuery
12 18 (22.50%) Marketing
12 18 (22.50%) Mobile App
13 16 (20.00%) Windows
13 16 (20.00%) XML
14 15 (18.75%) Web Services
14 15 (18.75%) Apple
14 15 (18.75%) Finance
15 14 (17.50%) Games
15 14 (17.50%) Business Intelligence
15 14 (17.50%) E-Commerce
15 14 (17.50%) SQL Server 2012
16 13 (16.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 13 (16.25%) ASP.NET MVC
16 13 (16.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 13 (16.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 13 (16.25%) SEO

Google
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (11.25%) Node.js
2 6 (7.50%) Apache
2 6 (7.50%) IIS
2 6 (7.50%) Umbraco
3 4 (5.00%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.75%) WordPress
4 3 (3.75%) ExpressionEngine
4 3 (3.75%) Tomcat
4 3 (3.75%) CMS
5 1 (1.25%) Drupal
5 1 (1.25%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (8.75%) FastStats
1 7 (8.75%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.25%) Photoshop
3 4 (5.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (3.75%) MS Office
5 1 (1.25%) PowerPivot
5 1 (1.25%) SPSS
5 1 (1.25%) Stata
Business Applications
1 26 (32.50%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.25%) SiteCatalyst
2 1 (1.25%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.25%) Google Apps
2 3 (3.75%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 6 (7.50%) Internet
2 4 (5.00%) HTTP
3 2 (2.50%) VoIP
3 2 (2.50%) TCP/IP
3 2 (2.50%) VPN
4 1 (1.25%) VLAN
4 1 (1.25%) Asterisk PBX
4 1 (1.25%) PBX
4 1 (1.25%) Firewall
4 1 (1.25%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 14 (17.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 13 (16.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 13 (16.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 13 (16.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 11 (13.75%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 8 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (8.75%) ProClarity
7 6 (7.50%) MySQL
8 5 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (3.75%) Relational Database
9 3 (3.75%) NoSQL
10 2 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (11.25%) Git (software)
2 6 (7.50%) Subversion
3 3 (3.75%) Hudson
3 3 (3.75%) Ant
3 3 (3.75%) JUnit
3 3 (3.75%) Eclipse
4 2 (2.50%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (2.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 18 (22.50%) Marketing
2 15 (18.75%) Finance
3 14 (17.50%) Games
4 12 (15.00%) Retail
5 7 (8.75%) Manufacturing
6 6 (7.50%) French Language
6 6 (7.50%) Japanese Language
6 6 (7.50%) Spanish Language
7 4 (5.00%) Legal
7 4 (5.00%) Advertising
7 4 (5.00%) Mandarin Language
8 2 (2.50%) German Language
9 1 (1.25%) Local Government
9 1 (1.25%) Aerospace
9 1 (1.25%) Automotive
9 1 (1.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 52 (65.00%) Developer
2 20 (25.00%) Web Developer
3 14 (17.50%) .NET Developer
4 12 (15.00%) Analyst
5 11 (13.75%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 10 (12.50%) Senior Developer
7 7 (8.75%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 7 (8.75%) Business Analyst
8 6 (7.50%) Senior Web Developer
8 6 (7.50%) Analyst Developer
8 6 (7.50%) Business Developer
9 5 (6.25%) Front-End Developer
9 5 (6.25%) Front-End Web Developer
9 5 (6.25%) Data Warehouse Developer
9 5 (6.25%) Java Developer
10 4 (5.00%) C# Developer
10 4 (5.00%) Senior Java Developer
10 4 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
11 3 (3.75%) C# Web Developer
11 3 (3.75%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (40.00%) .NET
2 24 (30.00%) HTML
3 23 (28.75%) CSS
4 20 (25.00%) ASP.NET
5 18 (22.50%) jQuery
6 16 (20.00%) XML
7 15 (18.75%) Web Services
8 13 (16.25%) ASP.NET MVC
9 12 (15.00%) HTML5
10 9 (11.25%) .NET Framework
10 9 (11.25%) WCF
10 9 (11.25%) ASP.NET MVC 4
10 9 (11.25%) RESTful
10 9 (11.25%) XSLT
11 8 (10.00%) SOAP
11 8 (10.00%) CSS3
11 8 (10.00%) JSON
11 8 (10.00%) Ajax
11 8 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 6 (7.50%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 18 (22.50%) Mobile App
2 11 (13.75%) iPhone
3 7 (8.75%) Social Media
3 7 (8.75%) Management Information System
4 6 (7.50%) Blackberry
4 6 (7.50%) Mobile Computing
5 5 (6.25%) Graphic Design
6 4 (5.00%) Copywriting
6 4 (5.00%) Blog
7 3 (3.75%) BBC
8 2 (2.50%) Firmware
8 2 (2.50%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (1.25%) RIA
9 1 (1.25%) Data Extraction
9 1 (1.25%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 22 (27.50%) Android
2 16 (20.00%) Windows
3 11 (13.75%) Apple iOS
4 8 (10.00%) Windows Mobile
5 3 (3.75%) Windows XP
5 3 (3.75%) Linux
6 2 (2.50%) Windows CE
6 2 (2.50%) Windows 7
7 1 (1.25%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.25%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (42.50%) Analytics
2 23 (28.75%) MVC
3 14 (17.50%) Business Intelligence
3 14 (17.50%) E-Commerce
4 13 (16.25%) SEO
5 12 (15.00%) TDD
6 11 (13.75%) Content Management
6 11 (13.75%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (12.50%) Web Development
8 9 (11.25%) Web Application Development
9 8 (10.00%) Pay per click
10 7 (8.75%) Web Analytics
10 7 (8.75%) Digital Marketing
10 7 (8.75%) ETL
11 6 (7.50%) CRM
11 6 (7.50%) OO
11 6 (7.50%) Dependency Injection
11 6 (7.50%) Domain-Driven Design
11 6 (7.50%) Mobile Device Management
12 5 (6.25%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 27 (33.75%) JavaScript
2 21 (26.25%) C#
2 21 (26.25%) SQL
3 12 (15.00%) Java
4 7 (8.75%) T-SQL
5 5 (6.25%) C++
6 4 (5.00%) PHP
7 3 (3.75%) Ruby
7 3 (3.75%) PHP5
7 3 (3.75%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.25%) VB
8 1 (1.25%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (3.75%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.25%) Degree
2 1 (1.25%) MCP
2 1 (1.25%) CCNA
2 1 (1.25%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.25%) MCSE
System Software
1 3 (3.75%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (7.50%) MobiControl
Vendors
1 19 (23.75%) Microsoft
2 15 (18.75%) Apple
3 6 (7.50%) Motorola
3 6 (7.50%) SOTI
4 5 (6.25%) Adobe
5 4 (5.00%) Facebook
5 4 (5.00%) Yahoo!
6 3 (3.75%) Oracle
6 3 (3.75%) JBoss
6 3 (3.75%) Hummingbird
6 3 (3.75%) Sony
7 2 (2.50%) Omniture
7 2 (2.50%) DoubleClick
8 1 (1.25%) Meraki
8 1 (1.25%) Twitter
8 1 (1.25%) Sun
8 1 (1.25%) Cisco
8 1 (1.25%) Salesforce.com
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