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 28 August 2014 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Google
Rank 134 156 172
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +16
Permanent jobs citing Google 74 49 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.38% 0.90% 0.50%
As % of the Vendors category 2.68% 1.77% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 55 45 23
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £32,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+23.07% -2.98%
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
2762 2764 2480
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 51.41% 50.72% 51.58%
Number of salaries quoted 2277 2368 2051
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +8 39 £40,000 +14.28% 4
Worcestershire +1 11 £26,000 +4.00% 2
Warwickshire +3 6 £40,000 +60.00% 1
Coventry +6 5 £27,500 -5.17%
Staffordshire -8 3 £37,500 +66.66% 1
Google
England

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 52 (48.60%) HTML
2 51 (47.66%) CSS
3 39 (36.45%) Git (software)
3 39 (36.45%) HTML5
4 37 (34.58%) Analytics
5 35 (32.71%) Facebook
5 35 (32.71%) E-Commerce
5 35 (32.71%) SEO
6 34 (31.78%) MVC
7 31 (28.97%) Java
8 30 (28.04%) Web Services
8 30 (28.04%) Android
9 29 (27.10%) Google Analytics
10 28 (26.17%) Twitter
10 28 (26.17%) Android Development
11 23 (21.50%) CSS3
11 23 (21.50%) JavaScript
11 23 (21.50%) MySQL
12 22 (20.56%) Retail
12 22 (20.56%) Marketing
13 21 (19.63%) Pay per click
13 21 (19.63%) JSON
13 21 (19.63%) jQuery
13 21 (19.63%) Games
14 18 (16.82%) TDD
14 18 (16.82%) SQL Server
14 18 (16.82%) OAuth
14 18 (16.82%) Animation
14 18 (16.82%) Apple iOS
14 18 (16.82%) Game Development

Google
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (8.41%) Node.js
2 6 (5.61%) CMS
2 6 (5.61%) WordPress
3 5 (4.67%) Umbraco
4 2 (1.87%) Apache
4 2 (1.87%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.87%) SAS
4 2 (1.87%) Sitecore CMS
4 2 (1.87%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.93%) Joomla!
5 1 (0.93%) Drupal
5 1 (0.93%) Confluence
Applications
1 6 (5.61%) FastStats
2 4 (3.74%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.87%) SPSS
3 2 (1.87%) MS Office
3 2 (1.87%) Stata
3 2 (1.87%) PowerPivot
3 2 (1.87%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.93%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.93%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 29 (27.10%) Google Analytics
2 9 (8.41%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.87%) GitHub
1 2 (1.87%) Google App Engine
2 1 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.93%) Trello
2 1 (0.93%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.74%) DNS
2 3 (2.80%) HTTPS
3 2 (1.87%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.93%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (21.50%) MySQL
2 18 (16.82%) SQL Server
3 8 (7.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (7.48%) NoSQL
3 8 (7.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (7.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (5.61%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 6 (5.61%) ProClarity
5 3 (2.80%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (2.80%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.93%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 39 (36.45%) Git (software)
2 17 (15.89%) Eclipse
3 13 (12.15%) Xcode
4 3 (2.80%) Subversion
4 3 (2.80%) JUnit
5 2 (1.87%) Ant
5 2 (1.87%) Hudson
5 2 (1.87%) JIRA
6 1 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.93%) Mercurial
6 1 (0.93%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.93%) Dreamweaver
General
1 22 (20.56%) Retail
1 22 (20.56%) Marketing
2 21 (19.63%) Games
3 7 (6.54%) Finance
4 6 (5.61%) Advertising
5 2 (1.87%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.93%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 71 (66.36%) Developer
2 17 (15.89%) Android Developer
3 14 (13.08%) iOS Developer
4 11 (10.28%) PHP Developer
5 9 (8.41%) PHP MySQL Developer
5 9 (8.41%) Java Developer
6 8 (7.48%) Junior
6 8 (7.48%) E-Commerce Manager
6 8 (7.48%) Junior Developer
6 8 (7.48%) .NET Developer
6 8 (7.48%) Web Developer
6 8 (7.48%) Senior Developer
6 8 (7.48%) Content Manager
7 7 (6.54%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 7 (6.54%) Analyst
8 6 (5.61%) PHP LAMP Developer
9 5 (4.67%) Business Developer
9 5 (4.67%) Analyst Developer
9 5 (4.67%) Senior Java Developer
9 5 (4.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (48.60%) HTML
2 51 (47.66%) CSS
3 39 (36.45%) HTML5
4 30 (28.04%) Web Services
5 23 (21.50%) CSS3
6 21 (19.63%) JSON
6 21 (19.63%) jQuery
7 18 (16.82%) OAuth
8 16 (14.95%) Android SDK
9 14 (13.08%) .NET
10 12 (11.21%) LAMP
10 12 (11.21%) ASP.NET
11 10 (9.35%) RESTful
12 8 (7.48%) Hibernate
12 8 (7.48%) WebGL
12 8 (7.48%) ASP.NET Web API
12 8 (7.48%) WCF
12 8 (7.48%) ASP.NET MVC
13 7 (6.54%) Ajax
14 6 (5.61%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 18 (16.82%) Animation
2 17 (15.89%) Social Media
3 16 (14.95%) Mobile App
4 8 (7.48%) Economics
4 8 (7.48%) BBC
4 8 (7.48%) Statistics
4 8 (7.48%) Mathematics
5 7 (6.54%) Visualisation
5 7 (6.54%) Physics
6 2 (1.87%) Firmware
6 2 (1.87%) Embedded Systems
6 2 (1.87%) Data Extraction
6 2 (1.87%) Open Source
6 2 (1.87%) RIA
6 2 (1.87%) Wiki
6 2 (1.87%) Blog
6 2 (1.87%) Social Network
7 1 (0.93%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.93%) Copywriting
7 1 (0.93%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 30 (28.04%) Android
2 18 (16.82%) Apple iOS
3 5 (4.67%) Windows
4 3 (2.80%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.80%) Linux
5 2 (1.87%) Windows CE
5 2 (1.87%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.87%) Windows Mobile
6 1 (0.93%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.93%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (34.58%) Analytics
2 35 (32.71%) E-Commerce
2 35 (32.71%) SEO
3 34 (31.78%) MVC
4 28 (26.17%) Android Development
5 21 (19.63%) Pay per click
6 18 (16.82%) TDD
6 18 (16.82%) Game Development
7 16 (14.95%) iOS Development
8 13 (12.15%) Mobile Application Development
9 9 (8.41%) OO
10 8 (7.48%) Business Intelligence
10 8 (7.48%) Scrum
10 8 (7.48%) MVVM
10 8 (7.48%) BDD
10 8 (7.48%) Web Application Development
10 8 (7.48%) Web Analytics
10 8 (7.48%) Web Development
11 7 (6.54%) Time Management
11 7 (6.54%) Customer Segmentation
Programming Languages
1 31 (28.97%) Java
2 23 (21.50%) JavaScript
3 16 (14.95%) PHP
3 16 (14.95%) Objective-C
4 13 (12.15%) SQL
5 11 (10.28%) C#
5 11 (10.28%) PHP5
6 9 (8.41%) Ruby
7 5 (4.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 11 (10.28%) Degree
2 5 (4.67%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.87%) DV Cleared
4 1 (0.93%) MCSE
4 1 (0.93%) MCSA
4 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (0.93%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.93%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.93%) SCCM
1 1 (0.93%) Puppet
Vendors
1 35 (32.71%) Facebook
2 28 (26.17%) Twitter
3 13 (12.15%) Apple
4 12 (11.21%) Microsoft
5 9 (8.41%) Yahoo!
6 8 (7.48%) Sony
7 4 (3.74%) Oracle
8 3 (2.80%) VMware
9 2 (1.87%) Adobe
9 2 (1.87%) JBoss
9 2 (1.87%) Sitecore
9 2 (1.87%) Omniture
9 2 (1.87%) DoubleClick
10 1 (0.93%) Atlassian
10 1 (0.93%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.93%) Sun
10 1 (0.93%) HP
10 1 (0.93%) Citrix
10 1 (0.93%) Cisco
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Salary: £20k per year
Posted: 14 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £25000.00 - £36000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Worcester
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £22000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwickshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Xpertise Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands
Pera Training
Salary: Highly Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Stoke on Trent
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + on experience+Bonus+Bens
Posted: 13 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Redditch
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago