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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Google over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Google
Rank 162 119 168
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +49
Permanent jobs citing Google 70 107 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.21% 2.01% 1.17%
As % of the Vendors category 2.60% 4.33% 2.29%
Number of salaries quoted 45 89 50
Median salary £36,250 £35,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £42,750
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -6.25%
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
2697 2471 2877
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 46.52% 46.52% 51.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1994 2060 2393
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Google
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Google as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 26 September 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Google within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -28 26 £55,000 +46.66% 3
Staffordshire -3 25 £42,500 +25.92% 10
Shropshire -9 7 £25,000 +28.20% 4
Warwickshire -15 6 £22,500 -33.33% 3
Worcestershire +11 3 £27,500 -38.88% 1
Herefordshire - 2 £27,500 -
Coventry -24 1 £57,500 +91.66% 3
Halesowen - 1 £26,500 - 1
West Bromwich - 1 - -
Google
England

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT jobs citing Google also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Google.

1 93 (52.25%) HTML
2 89 (50.00%) CSS
3 75 (42.13%) Analytics
4 73 (41.01%) JavaScript
5 66 (37.08%) Google Analytics
6 61 (34.27%) Agile Software Development
7 53 (29.78%) MVC
8 52 (29.21%) Git (software)
9 47 (26.40%) PHP
10 46 (25.84%) Amazon AWS
10 46 (25.84%) jQuery
11 39 (21.91%) E-Commerce
11 39 (21.91%) Marketing
12 38 (21.35%) MySQL
13 37 (20.79%) Web Development
14 36 (20.22%) OO
14 36 (20.22%) HTML5
15 35 (19.66%) Open Source
15 35 (19.66%) SEO
16 34 (19.10%) .NET
16 34 (19.10%) Degree
17 33 (18.54%) RESTful
18 32 (17.98%) Web Services
19 30 (16.85%) REST
20 29 (16.29%) PHP 5
20 29 (16.29%) Finance
21 28 (15.73%) SQL
22 27 (15.17%) Linux
22 27 (15.17%) CMS
23 26 (14.61%) LAMP

Google
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 27 (15.17%) CMS
2 21 (11.80%) nginx
3 19 (10.67%) OpenStack
4 15 (8.43%) WordPress
5 14 (7.87%) Apache
6 8 (4.49%) WebSphere
7 7 (3.93%) Elasticsearch
8 6 (3.37%) IIS
9 4 (2.25%) Drupal
10 3 (1.69%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 3 (1.69%) JBoss
10 3 (1.69%) Tomcat
11 2 (1.12%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2010
12 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2013
12 1 (0.56%) MS Exchange
12 1 (0.56%) SharePoint
12 1 (0.56%) Umbraco
Applications
1 18 (10.11%) Photoshop
2 13 (7.30%) MS Excel
3 6 (3.37%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 6 (3.37%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (2.81%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (2.25%) MS Office
6 2 (1.12%) Blender
6 2 (1.12%) Fireworks
6 2 (1.12%) InDesign
6 2 (1.12%) InVision
7 1 (0.56%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 21 (11.80%) Magento
2 4 (2.25%) Shopify
3 1 (0.56%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (0.56%) Pegasus Opera
Cloud Services
1 66 (37.08%) Google Analytics
2 46 (25.84%) Amazon AWS
3 26 (14.61%) Microsoft Azure
4 23 (12.92%) AdWords
5 19 (10.67%) Cloud Computing
6 10 (5.62%) Google Apps
7 9 (5.06%) GitHub
8 8 (4.49%) Google Cloud Platform
9 7 (3.93%) Office 365
10 6 (3.37%) SaaS
11 5 (2.81%) Google Drive
11 5 (2.81%) Sage Pay
12 4 (2.25%) Basecamp
13 3 (1.69%) Google Play
14 2 (1.12%) IaaS
15 1 (0.56%) Adobe Creative Cloud
15 1 (0.56%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.81%) Internet
1 5 (2.81%) SSL
2 4 (2.25%) Firewall
3 1 (0.56%) HTTP
3 1 (0.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (21.35%) MySQL
2 22 (12.36%) SQL Server
3 15 (8.43%) NoSQL
4 9 (5.06%) MongoDB
5 7 (3.93%) SQL Server 2014
6 6 (3.37%) Neo4j
7 5 (2.81%) Apache Cassandra
7 5 (2.81%) Relational Database
7 5 (2.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (2.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (2.25%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (1.69%) Big Data
10 2 (1.12%) DB2
10 2 (1.12%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.56%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 52 (29.21%) Git (software)
2 20 (11.24%) JIRA
3 18 (10.11%) Subversion
4 17 (9.55%) PHPUnit
4 17 (9.55%) Vagrant
5 8 (4.49%) Maven
6 7 (3.93%) Jenkins
7 4 (2.25%) Dreamweaver
7 4 (2.25%) Grunt
7 4 (2.25%) gulp
8 3 (1.69%) JUnit
9 2 (1.12%) Axure RP
9 2 (1.12%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 2 (1.12%) JIRA Agile
9 2 (1.12%) Log4j
9 2 (1.12%) Phing
10 1 (0.56%) ClearQuest
10 1 (0.56%) MSI
10 1 (0.56%) Selenium
General
1 39 (21.91%) Marketing
2 29 (16.29%) Finance
3 16 (8.99%) Games
4 15 (8.43%) Banking
5 11 (6.18%) Retail
6 6 (3.37%) Publishing
7 2 (1.12%) Advertising
7 2 (1.12%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.56%) Automotive
8 1 (0.56%) French Language
8 1 (0.56%) German Language
8 1 (0.56%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.56%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.56%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 94 (52.81%) Developer
2 31 (17.42%) PHP Developer
3 26 (14.61%) HTML Developer
4 25 (14.04%) HTML CSS Developer
5 19 (10.67%) .NET Developer
6 18 (10.11%) Analyst
6 18 (10.11%) JavaScript Developer
7 17 (9.55%) MySQL Developer
7 17 (9.55%) PHP MySQL Developer
8 14 (7.87%) Designer
8 14 (7.87%) Senior Developer
9 12 (6.74%) Applications Developer
9 12 (6.74%) DevOps Engineer
9 12 (6.74%) Web Developer
10 11 (6.18%) Java Developer
10 11 (6.18%) Platform Engineer
11 9 (5.06%) Marketing Manager
12 8 (4.49%) ASP.NET Developer
12 8 (4.49%) E-Commerce Manager
12 8 (4.49%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (52.25%) HTML
2 89 (50.00%) CSS
3 46 (25.84%) jQuery
4 36 (20.22%) HTML5
5 34 (19.10%) .NET
6 33 (18.54%) RESTful
7 32 (17.98%) Web Services
8 30 (16.85%) REST
9 26 (14.61%) LAMP
10 25 (14.04%) ASP.NET
10 25 (14.04%) CSS3
11 19 (10.67%) ASP.NET MVC
12 18 (10.11%) XML
13 17 (9.55%) JSON
13 17 (9.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 16 (8.99%) ELK Stack
15 15 (8.43%) beanstalkd
15 15 (8.43%) Laravel
16 13 (7.30%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 12 (6.74%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 26 (14.61%) Social Media
2 25 (14.04%) User Experience
3 23 (12.92%) Computer Science
4 9 (5.06%) Data Centre
5 7 (3.93%) BBC
6 5 (2.81%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (2.25%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.69%) Copywriting
8 3 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.69%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.69%) Physics
9 2 (1.12%) Credit Risk
9 2 (1.12%) Graphic Design
9 2 (1.12%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.12%) Oculus Rift
9 2 (1.12%) Public Cloud
9 2 (1.12%) Social Network
9 2 (1.12%) W3C
10 1 (0.56%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.56%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 27 (15.17%) Linux
2 15 (8.43%) Windows
3 10 (5.62%) Apple iOS
4 9 (5.06%) Debian
4 9 (5.06%) Ubuntu
5 7 (3.93%) Windows Server
6 5 (2.81%) Android
7 2 (1.12%) Unix
7 2 (1.12%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.56%) MeeGo
8 1 (0.56%) Tizen
8 1 (0.56%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (42.13%) Analytics
2 61 (34.27%) Agile Software Development
3 53 (29.78%) MVC
4 39 (21.91%) E-Commerce
5 37 (20.79%) Web Development
6 36 (20.22%) OO
7 35 (19.66%) Open Source
7 35 (19.66%) SEO
8 23 (12.92%) Unit Testing
9 20 (11.24%) DevOps
9 20 (11.24%) Digital Marketing
10 18 (10.11%) OO PHP
11 16 (8.99%) Scrum
12 14 (7.87%) Waterfall
13 13 (7.30%) Virtual Environments
14 12 (6.74%) Mentoring
14 12 (6.74%) Pay per click
14 12 (6.74%) Software Engineering
14 12 (6.74%) Wireframes
15 11 (6.18%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 73 (41.01%) JavaScript
2 47 (26.40%) PHP
3 29 (16.29%) PHP 5
4 28 (15.73%) SQL
5 24 (13.48%) C#
6 18 (10.11%) Java
6 18 (10.11%) Ruby
7 8 (4.49%) Go
8 7 (3.93%) VB.NET
9 6 (3.37%) Python
9 6 (3.37%) Scala
10 5 (2.81%) Clojure
10 5 (2.81%) Groovy
11 4 (2.25%) Apple Swift
11 4 (2.25%) Objective-C
12 3 (1.69%) C
12 3 (1.69%) C++
12 3 (1.69%) PHP 4
12 3 (1.69%) Shell Script
13 2 (1.12%) Perl
Qualifications
1 34 (19.10%) Degree
2 3 (1.69%) Sun Certification
3 2 (1.12%) ISEB
3 2 (1.12%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.12%) MCP
3 2 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.56%) CITP
4 1 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.81%) QA
2 1 (0.56%) JTAG
System Software
1 8 (4.49%) Docker
2 6 (3.37%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.56%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 18 (10.11%) Puppet
1 18 (10.11%) Terraform
2 17 (9.55%) Packer
3 11 (6.18%) Consul
4 6 (3.37%) Grafana
4 6 (3.37%) Graphite
4 6 (3.37%) Kubernetes
4 6 (3.37%) Uchiwa
5 4 (2.25%) Nagios
6 1 (0.56%) Casper Suite
6 1 (0.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 21 (11.80%) Adobe
1 21 (11.80%) Facebook
2 15 (8.43%) Microsoft
3 11 (6.18%) Twitter
4 10 (5.62%) Oracle
5 9 (5.06%) Apple
5 9 (5.06%) Zend
6 7 (3.93%) Atlassian
6 7 (3.93%) Sony
6 7 (3.93%) Yahoo!
7 6 (3.37%) ATG
7 6 (3.37%) hybris
7 6 (3.37%) IBM
7 6 (3.37%) MuleSoft
7 6 (3.37%) WSO2
8 5 (2.81%) PayPal
8 5 (2.81%) WorldPay
9 4 (2.25%) Xamarin
10 3 (1.69%) SAP
11 2 (1.12%) DoubleClick
Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Rugby, Warwickshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
West Midlands
The Talent Locker
Salary: £35k - £40k per annum + 26 days holiday, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Stafford, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Worcester
Mason Frank International
Posted: 18 hours ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Overtime, Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Tamworth, Staffordshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + pen, DIS, 25+8hol
Posted: 3 days ago
Alcester, Warwickshire
Big Red Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £40000 per annum + 5% pension, condensed week
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £28000.00 - £32000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
The SmartList
Posted: 10 days ago
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
The SmartList
Posted: 10 days ago
Wolverhampton
The SmartList
Posted: 10 days ago
Telford, Shropshire
The SmartList
Posted: 13 days ago
Birmingham
The SmartList
Posted: 13 days ago
Wolverhampton
The SmartList
Posted: 13 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 10 days ago
Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Staffordshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £56000 per annum + competitive package
Posted: 12 days ago
Telford
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £22000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Coventry
Applause IT Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago