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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Google
Rank 117 176 186
Rank change year-on-year
+59 +10
Permanent jobs citing Google 94 33 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.78% 0.63% 0.39%
As % of the Vendors category 3.76% 1.34% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 72 27 19
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £49,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -
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
2500 2455 2566
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 47.39% 46.51% 50.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2074 2051 2068
Average salary £38,500 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £59,800 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 29 May 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 29 May 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
Birmingham -5 26 £37,500 +66.66% 4
Coventry - 20 £22,000 -
Staffordshire +22 16 £34,500 -8.00% 1
Warwickshire -9 12 £52,500 +23.52% 3
Wolverhampton - 3 £22,500 - 1
Solihull - 2 £24,000 -
Worcestershire -6 1 - - 1
West Bromwich - 1 - -
Google
England

Google
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 71 (47.02%) Analytics
2 63 (41.72%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (41.72%) Marketing
2 63 (41.72%) Google Analytics
3 60 (39.74%) .NET
4 57 (37.75%) Social Media
5 55 (36.42%) Degree
6 52 (34.44%) SQL Server
7 49 (32.45%) C#
7 49 (32.45%) ASP.NET
8 48 (31.79%) HTML
8 48 (31.79%) JavaScript
9 45 (29.80%) MVC
10 44 (29.14%) User Experience
11 43 (28.48%) SEO
11 43 (28.48%) CSS
12 40 (26.49%) E-Commerce
13 33 (21.85%) ASP.NET Web API
14 31 (20.53%) ASP.NET MVC
15 30 (19.87%) SQL
16 29 (19.21%) Facebook
16 29 (19.21%) Web Application Development
17 28 (18.54%) Git (software)
17 28 (18.54%) RESTful
17 28 (18.54%) Content Management
18 27 (17.88%) TDD
18 27 (17.88%) BDD
19 25 (16.56%) Node.js
19 25 (16.56%) Web Development
19 25 (16.56%) Yahoo!

Google
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 25 (16.56%) Node.js
2 20 (13.25%) CMS
3 17 (11.26%) IIS
4 9 (5.96%) SAS
5 7 (4.64%) OpenStack
5 7 (4.64%) SharePoint
6 3 (1.99%) WordPress
6 3 (1.99%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.66%) Joomla!
7 1 (0.66%) Kentico
Applications
1 16 (10.60%) MS Office
2 15 (9.93%) MS Excel
3 13 (8.61%) Photoshop
4 8 (5.30%) Spreadsheet
5 6 (3.97%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.66%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 1 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.66%) Tridion
1 1 (0.66%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 63 (41.72%) Google Analytics
2 9 (5.96%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (4.64%) Joyent
3 7 (4.64%) IaaS
3 7 (4.64%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (4.64%) Google Cloud Platform
4 4 (2.65%) GitHub
5 2 (1.32%) Google Apps
6 1 (0.66%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.66%) Rackspace Cloud
6 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (8.61%) Internet
2 11 (7.28%) SSL
3 6 (3.97%) HTTP
4 1 (0.66%) Intranet
4 1 (0.66%) VPN
4 1 (0.66%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (34.44%) SQL Server
2 24 (15.89%) NoSQL
3 11 (7.28%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (5.96%) MySQL
5 7 (4.64%) Big Data
6 6 (3.97%) QlikView
7 2 (1.32%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.66%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.66%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 28 (18.54%) Git (software)
2 17 (11.26%) Visual Studio
3 6 (3.97%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (3.31%) Selenium
4 5 (3.31%) GoogleTest
4 5 (3.31%) WebDriver
4 5 (3.31%) JMeter
5 3 (1.99%) Subversion
5 3 (1.99%) Hudson
6 2 (1.32%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (0.66%) Axure RP
7 1 (0.66%) Jenkins
General
1 63 (41.72%) Marketing
2 11 (7.28%) Back Office
2 11 (7.28%) Finance
3 7 (4.64%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.31%) Retail
4 5 (3.31%) Multimedia
5 4 (2.65%) Advertising
5 4 (2.65%) Publishing
6 3 (1.99%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.32%) Legal
8 1 (0.66%) Electronics
8 1 (0.66%) Automotive
8 1 (0.66%) Games
Job Titles
1 65 (43.05%) Developer
2 31 (20.53%) .NET Developer
3 15 (9.93%) Junior
4 12 (7.95%) Junior Developer
5 10 (6.62%) Analyst
6 9 (5.96%) Data Scientist
7 8 (5.30%) Systems Administrator
7 8 (5.30%) Administrator
7 8 (5.30%) Front-End Developer
8 7 (4.64%) Linux Administrator
8 7 (4.64%) Graduate
8 7 (4.64%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 6 (3.97%) Senior Developer
9 6 (3.97%) SEO Executive
10 5 (3.31%) Technical Leader
10 5 (3.31%) Senior Software Tester
10 5 (3.31%) Automation Tester
10 5 (3.31%) Senior Automation Tester
10 5 (3.31%) Tester
10 5 (3.31%) Software Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (39.74%) .NET
2 49 (32.45%) ASP.NET
3 48 (31.79%) HTML
4 43 (28.48%) CSS
5 33 (21.85%) ASP.NET Web API
6 31 (20.53%) ASP.NET MVC
7 28 (18.54%) RESTful
8 25 (16.56%) jQuery
8 25 (16.56%) XML
9 24 (15.89%) WCF
10 19 (12.58%) Web Services
11 17 (11.26%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 16 (10.60%) HTML5
13 14 (9.27%) AngularJS
14 12 (7.95%) XHTML
15 10 (6.62%) .NET Framework
16 9 (5.96%) Entity Framework
17 8 (5.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
18 6 (3.97%) Sass
19 5 (3.31%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 57 (37.75%) Social Media
2 44 (29.14%) User Experience
3 24 (15.89%) BBC
4 21 (13.91%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (13.25%) Management Information System
6 13 (8.61%) Copywriting
7 12 (7.95%) W3C
8 10 (6.62%) Digital Media
9 7 (4.64%) Public Cloud
10 6 (3.97%) Artificial Intelligence
11 5 (3.31%) Visualisation
12 4 (2.65%) Statistics
12 4 (2.65%) Mathematics
13 1 (0.66%) Data Integration
13 1 (0.66%) DTV
13 1 (0.66%) Data Centre
13 1 (0.66%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 16 (10.60%) Windows
2 14 (9.27%) Linux
3 5 (3.31%) Android
3 5 (3.31%) Apple iOS
4 2 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.66%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.66%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.66%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.66%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (47.02%) Analytics
2 63 (41.72%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (29.80%) MVC
4 43 (28.48%) SEO
5 40 (26.49%) E-Commerce
6 29 (19.21%) Web Application Development
7 28 (18.54%) Content Management
8 27 (17.88%) TDD
8 27 (17.88%) BDD
9 25 (16.56%) Web Development
10 24 (15.89%) OO
10 24 (15.89%) Pay per click
11 23 (15.23%) Change Control
11 23 (15.23%) Digital Marketing
12 19 (12.58%) Scrum
13 17 (11.26%) Project Management
13 17 (11.26%) Web Analytics
14 14 (9.27%) Multivariate Testing
15 12 (7.95%) Regression Testing
15 12 (7.95%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 49 (32.45%) C#
2 48 (31.79%) JavaScript
3 30 (19.87%) SQL
4 24 (15.89%) Ruby
5 20 (13.25%) PHP
6 15 (9.93%) T-SQL
7 11 (7.28%) VB
8 10 (6.62%) Java
9 9 (5.96%) R
9 9 (5.96%) MATLAB
10 5 (3.31%) Groovy
10 5 (3.31%) Python
11 2 (1.32%) Objective-C
11 2 (1.32%) VB.NET
11 2 (1.32%) C++
11 2 (1.32%) COBOL
12 1 (0.66%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.66%) RPG
Qualifications
1 55 (36.42%) Degree
2 1 (0.66%) MCP
2 1 (0.66%) MCSE
2 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.30%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.66%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.66%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.66%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (5.30%) Vagrant
2 7 (4.64%) Puppet
2 7 (4.64%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (4.64%) Ansible
3 1 (0.66%) Plesk
Vendors
1 29 (19.21%) Facebook
2 25 (16.56%) Yahoo!
2 25 (16.56%) Apple
3 24 (15.89%) Sony
4 22 (14.57%) Microsoft
5 10 (6.62%) Adobe
6 8 (5.30%) Rackspace
7 5 (3.31%) Twitter
8 4 (2.65%) Oracle
8 4 (2.65%) Omniture
9 3 (1.99%) Zend
9 3 (1.99%) VMware
10 2 (1.32%) Sun
10 2 (1.32%) SAP
10 2 (1.32%) Capita
11 1 (0.66%) Coremetrics
11 1 (0.66%) Hitwise
11 1 (0.66%) Tableau
11 1 (0.66%) hybris
11 1 (0.66%) Business Objects
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