Period
to 27 February 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Google products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Google over the 6 months to 27 February 2020 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.

Google
North West > Manchester
6 months to
27 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 124 105 64
Rank change year-on-year -19 -41 +31
Permanent jobs citing Google 109 203 349
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.07% 3.11% 4.76%
As % of the Vendors category 5.45% 7.19% 10.60%
Number of salaries quoted 88 169 314
Manchester median annual salary £55,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +29.41% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £33,750 £31,050 £22,500
90th Percentile £81,872 £80,500 £72,500
North West median annual salary £54,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +28.24% +6.25% -

Google is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Manchester.

All Vendors
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2,001 2,824 3,294
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 37.97% 43.20% 44.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1,486 2,328 2,743
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.45% +4.82%
10th Percentile £26,813 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £71,250
North West median annual salary £44,856 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -0.32% +5.88% +6.25%

Google
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Google as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Google in Manchester

Google
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Google in Manchester.

Salary trend for Google in Manchester

Google
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Google in Manchester over the 6 months to 27 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Google in Manchester

Google
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Google within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 27 February 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Altrincham +21 6 £38,750 -61.25% 5
Salford -8 3 £32,750 -27.22% 8
Cheadle - 2 £57,500 - 3
Stockport - 1 £34,000 -
Google
North West

For the 6 months to 27 February 2020, IT jobs citing Google also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Manchester region with a requirement for Google.

1 76 (69.72%) AWS
2 73 (66.97%) Azure
2 73 (66.97%) GCP
3 50 (45.87%) Agile Software Development
4 35 (32.11%) Java
5 32 (29.36%) DevOps
6 31 (28.44%) Python
7 30 (27.52%) Microsoft
8 25 (22.94%) OO
8 25 (22.94%) Git (software)
9 24 (22.02%) Software Engineering
10 23 (21.10%) JavaScript
11 22 (20.18%) TDD
12 21 (19.27%) Mentoring
12 21 (19.27%) Kubernetes
13 19 (17.43%) CSS
13 19 (17.43%) GitLab
13 19 (17.43%) Microservices
14 18 (16.51%) Apache Spark
14 18 (16.51%) Analytics
14 18 (16.51%) Docker
14 18 (16.51%) SDLC
14 18 (16.51%) Problem-Solving
14 18 (16.51%) SQL
14 18 (16.51%) C#
14 18 (16.51%) MySQL
15 17 (15.60%) HTML
15 17 (15.60%) Linux
15 17 (15.60%) SOA
15 17 (15.60%) Relational Database

Google
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 18 (16.51%) Apache Spark
2 10 (9.17%) Cloud Foundry
3 8 (7.34%) Confluence
4 4 (3.67%) Apache
5 3 (2.75%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (1.83%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (1.83%) CMS
6 2 (1.83%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.92%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.92%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (4.59%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.92%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.75%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (0.92%) Magento
2 1 (0.92%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 76 (69.72%) AWS
2 73 (66.97%) Azure
2 73 (66.97%) GCP
3 12 (11.01%) GitHub
4 11 (10.09%) Google Analytics
5 10 (9.17%) Serverless
6 7 (6.42%) AWS CloudFormation
7 6 (5.50%) Power Platform
7 6 (5.50%) Slack
8 5 (4.59%) Adobe Analytics
9 4 (3.67%) Amazon Kinesis
9 4 (3.67%) AWS Lambda
9 4 (3.67%) Office 365
10 2 (1.83%) Amazon EMR
10 2 (1.83%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (1.83%) Google Play
10 2 (1.83%) Google Tag Manager
10 2 (1.83%) IBM Cloud
10 2 (1.83%) OpenShift
10 2 (1.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.83%) VoIP
2 1 (0.92%) ATM
2 1 (0.92%) DHCP
2 1 (0.92%) DNS
2 1 (0.92%) Firewall
2 1 (0.92%) Intranet
2 1 (0.92%) Kerberos
2 1 (0.92%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (16.51%) MySQL
2 17 (15.60%) NoSQL
2 17 (15.60%) Relational Database
3 15 (13.76%) Data Warehouse
4 14 (12.84%) MongoDB
4 14 (12.84%) Neo4j
5 10 (9.17%) Amazon Redshift
5 10 (9.17%) BigQuery
6 9 (8.26%) Big Data
7 8 (7.34%) Hadoop
7 8 (7.34%) SQL Server
8 6 (5.50%) PostgreSQL
8 6 (5.50%) Power BI
9 4 (3.67%) Data Lake
9 4 (3.67%) RDBMS
9 4 (3.67%) Snowflake Schema
9 4 (3.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (2.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 2 (1.83%) Amazon Athena
11 2 (1.83%) Mixpanel
Development Applications
1 25 (22.94%) Git (software)
2 19 (17.43%) GitLab
3 17 (15.60%) Jenkins
4 12 (11.01%) JIRA
5 11 (10.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 10 (9.17%) Maven
7 9 (8.26%) Selenium
7 9 (8.26%) TeamCity
8 7 (6.42%) Robot Framework
9 6 (5.50%) Cucumber
9 6 (5.50%) Gatling
9 6 (5.50%) HP UFT
9 6 (5.50%) Jasmine
9 6 (5.50%) Mockito
9 6 (5.50%) Protractor
9 6 (5.50%) SoapUI
9 6 (5.50%) Team Foundation Server
9 6 (5.50%) TestComplete
9 6 (5.50%) The Grinder
9 6 (5.50%) WebDriver
General
1 15 (13.76%) Retail
2 9 (8.26%) Finance
3 8 (7.34%) Marketing
4 6 (5.50%) Manufacturing
5 4 (3.67%) Games
6 3 (2.75%) Banking
6 3 (2.75%) Local Government
7 2 (1.83%) Automotive
7 2 (1.83%) Public Sector
8 1 (0.92%) Advertising
8 1 (0.92%) Electronics
8 1 (0.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (18.35%) Software Engineer
2 18 (16.51%) Developer
3 16 (14.68%) Architect
4 12 (11.01%) DevOps Engineer
5 11 (10.09%) Consultant
6 10 (9.17%) Senior Software Engineer
7 9 (8.26%) Analyst
7 9 (8.26%) Cloud Engineer
8 8 (7.34%) Senior Developer
9 7 (6.42%) Cloud Architect
10 6 (5.50%) .NET Developer
10 6 (5.50%) Solutions Architect
11 5 (4.59%) Cloud Consultant
11 5 (4.59%) Senior Analyst
12 4 (3.67%) Data Engineer
12 4 (3.67%) Data Scientist
12 4 (3.67%) Platform Engineer
12 4 (3.67%) Scala Developer
12 4 (3.67%) Senior Architect
12 4 (3.67%) Test Automation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (17.43%) CSS
2 17 (15.60%) HTML
3 15 (13.76%) .NET
3 15 (13.76%) RESTful
4 13 (11.93%) Web Services
5 12 (11.01%) HTML5
5 12 (11.01%) React Native
6 10 (9.17%) REST
7 7 (6.42%) Kafka
8 6 (5.50%) Gherkin
8 6 (5.50%) Middleware
8 6 (5.50%) Nightwatchjs
9 5 (4.59%) Node.js
10 4 (3.67%) .NET Core
11 3 (2.75%) ASP.NET
11 3 (2.75%) GraphQL
12 2 (1.83%) AngularJS
12 2 (1.83%) Java EE
12 2 (1.83%) Sass
12 2 (1.83%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 17 (15.60%) User Experience
2 14 (12.84%) Mobile App
3 12 (11.01%) Cloud Native
4 10 (9.17%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (9.17%) Blog
5 8 (7.34%) Public Cloud
6 6 (5.50%) Greenfield Project
7 4 (3.67%) Algorithms
7 4 (3.67%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (3.67%) Management Information System
7 4 (3.67%) Social Media
8 3 (2.75%) iPhone
8 3 (2.75%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (1.83%) Acoustics
9 2 (1.83%) Data Centre
9 2 (1.83%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.83%) iPad
9 2 (1.83%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (0.92%) Embedded Systems
10 1 (0.92%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 17 (15.60%) Linux
2 9 (8.26%) Android
3 7 (6.42%) Windows
4 5 (4.59%) Apple iOS
5 3 (2.75%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.83%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.92%) AIX
7 1 (0.92%) Tizen
7 1 (0.92%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (45.87%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (29.36%) DevOps
3 25 (22.94%) OO
4 24 (22.02%) Software Engineering
5 22 (20.18%) TDD
6 21 (19.27%) Mentoring
7 19 (17.43%) Microservices
8 18 (16.51%) Analytics
8 18 (16.51%) Problem-Solving
8 18 (16.51%) SDLC
9 17 (15.60%) SOA
10 16 (14.68%) OOP
10 16 (14.68%) Pair Programming
10 16 (14.68%) Software Delivery
11 15 (13.76%) Coaching
11 15 (13.76%) Continuous Integration
11 15 (13.76%) Scrum
12 14 (12.84%) Business Intelligence
12 14 (12.84%) Test Automation
13 12 (11.01%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 35 (32.11%) Java
2 31 (28.44%) Python
3 23 (21.10%) JavaScript
4 18 (16.51%) C#
4 18 (16.51%) SQL
5 15 (13.76%) Scala
6 10 (9.17%) Ruby
7 8 (7.34%) Bash Shell
7 8 (7.34%) PowerShell
7 8 (7.34%) VB.NET
8 6 (5.50%) Groovy
8 6 (5.50%) R
8 6 (5.50%) VBScript
9 4 (3.67%) Apple Swift
9 4 (3.67%) C
9 4 (3.67%) C++
9 4 (3.67%) Go
9 4 (3.67%) Kotlin
9 4 (3.67%) Objective-C
9 4 (3.67%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 10 (9.17%) Degree
2 4 (3.67%) ISTQB
2 4 (3.67%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 3 (2.75%) AWS Certification
3 3 (2.75%) MCSA
3 3 (2.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.75%) Security Cleared
4 2 (1.83%) CCNA
4 2 (1.83%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.83%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.83%) MCSE
4 2 (1.83%) MCTS
4 2 (1.83%) PhD
5 1 (0.92%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.92%) VCP6
5 1 (0.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.42%) QA
System Software
1 18 (16.51%) Docker
2 2 (1.83%) VirtualBox
3 1 (0.92%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.92%) RACF
3 1 (0.92%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 21 (19.27%) Kubernetes
2 13 (11.93%) Puppet
3 12 (11.01%) Opscode Chef
4 9 (8.26%) Ansible
5 8 (7.34%) Terraform
6 2 (1.83%) Cobbler
6 2 (1.83%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (0.92%) Nagios
7 1 (0.92%) SCCM
7 1 (0.92%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 30 (27.52%) Microsoft
2 10 (9.17%) Oracle
3 9 (8.26%) IBM
4 7 (6.42%) Adobe
5 6 (5.50%) CA
5 6 (5.50%) CA Agile Central
5 6 (5.50%) Micro Focus
5 6 (5.50%) Parasoft
6 5 (4.59%) VMware
7 4 (3.67%) Rackspace
7 4 (3.67%) SAP
7 4 (3.67%) Tableau
8 2 (1.83%) Apple
8 2 (1.83%) Cisco
8 2 (1.83%) Cloudera
8 2 (1.83%) Facebook
8 2 (1.83%) Hortonworks
8 2 (1.83%) Hotjar
8 2 (1.83%) SaltStack
9 1 (0.92%) Twitter