Period
to 17 October 2021

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 17 October 2021 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
England > Midlands
6 months to
17 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 111 120 145
Rank change year-on-year +9 +25 -52
Permanent jobs citing Google 290 92 231
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 2.76% 2.34% 2.05%
As % of the Vendors category 6.20% 5.08% 4.39%
Number of salaries quoted 197 84 184
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,250 £29,038
25th Percentile £36,250 £44,688 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -9.09% +10.00% +26.58%
75th Percentile £66,250 £73,150 £67,500
90th Percentile £78,500 £75,000 £79,625
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +9.09%

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 the Midlands.

All Vendors
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 4,680 1,810 5,258
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 44.58% 46.13% 46.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3,501 1,425 4,301
10th Percentile £26,250 £29,000 £25,000
25th Percentile £35,000 £35,250 £32,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.44% - +5.88%
75th Percentile £61,000 £56,513 £56,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £68,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £53,700 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.42% +7.40% -

Google
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing Google as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Google in the Midlands

Google
Salary Trend in the Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Google in the Midlands.

Salary trend for Google in the Midlands

Google
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Google in the Midlands over the 6 months to 17 October 2021.

Salary histogram for Google in the Midlands

Google
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Google within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 17 October 2021. 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
West Midlands +18 218 £50,000 -9.09% 46
East Midlands -52 71 £47,500 -32.14% 25
Google
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 2021, 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Google.

1 143 (49.31%) GCP
2 113 (38.97%) AWS
3 108 (37.24%) Azure
4 97 (33.45%) Social Skills
5 86 (29.66%) Analytics
6 82 (28.28%) Agile Software Development
7 81 (27.93%) Problem-Solving
8 80 (27.59%) SQL
9 79 (27.24%) JavaScript
10 74 (25.52%) Microsoft
11 62 (21.38%) Marketing
12 58 (20.00%) Python
13 56 (19.31%) Retail
14 51 (17.59%) DevOps
15 50 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
16 48 (16.55%) Java
17 47 (16.21%) Google Analytics
18 45 (15.52%) C#
19 44 (15.17%) Software Engineering
20 42 (14.48%) SQL Server
20 42 (14.48%) Kubernetes
21 41 (14.14%) HTML
22 36 (12.41%) Mentoring
22 36 (12.41%) Microservices
22 36 (12.41%) Docker
23 35 (12.07%) Git (software)
24 34 (11.72%) Microsoft Office
24 34 (11.72%) CSS
24 34 (11.72%) Degree
25 33 (11.38%) Linux

Google
Co-occurring IT Skills in the 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 16 (5.52%) CMS
2 15 (5.17%) WordPress
3 11 (3.79%) Apache
4 7 (2.41%) nginx
5 5 (1.72%) Apache Solr
6 4 (1.38%) IIS
7 3 (1.03%) Apache Spark
7 3 (1.03%) Elasticsearch
7 3 (1.03%) Headless CMS
7 3 (1.03%) SAS
8 2 (0.69%) Drupal
8 2 (0.69%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.69%) Umbraco
9 1 (0.34%) Confluence
9 1 (0.34%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.34%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.34%) Tomcat
Applications
1 34 (11.72%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (5.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 7 (2.41%) InDesign
3 7 (2.41%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (2.41%) Photoshop
4 4 (1.38%) Chatbot
5 1 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (2.07%) Shopify
2 3 (1.03%) SAP Business One
3 1 (0.34%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (0.34%) Eikon
3 1 (0.34%) Magento
3 1 (0.34%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 143 (49.31%) GCP
2 113 (38.97%) AWS
3 108 (37.24%) Azure
4 47 (16.21%) Google Analytics
5 23 (7.93%) Serverless
6 21 (7.24%) Microsoft 365
6 21 (7.24%) SaaS
7 18 (6.21%) Power Platform
8 16 (5.52%) Cloud Computing
9 15 (5.17%) Google Tag Manager
10 14 (4.83%) Google Ads
11 11 (3.79%) GitHub
12 10 (3.45%) AWS CloudFormation
12 10 (3.45%) AWS Lambda
13 8 (2.76%) Firebase
13 8 (2.76%) Google Data Studio
14 6 (2.07%) Cloudflare
14 6 (2.07%) Google Workspace
14 6 (2.07%) Pulumi
15 5 (1.72%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 12 (4.14%) Firewall
1 12 (4.14%) MQTT
2 6 (2.07%) DNS
3 5 (1.72%) NFC
3 5 (1.72%) PPP
4 4 (1.38%) Broadband
4 4 (1.38%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (1.38%) Wireless
5 3 (1.03%) Bluetooth
5 3 (1.03%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (1.03%) Network Security
6 2 (0.69%) DHCP
6 2 (0.69%) SAN
6 2 (0.69%) Structured Cabling
6 2 (0.69%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.34%) Intranet
7 1 (0.34%) IP Telephony
7 1 (0.34%) RFID
7 1 (0.34%) SSH
7 1 (0.34%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (14.48%) SQL Server
2 28 (9.66%) MongoDB
3 22 (7.59%) Data Warehouse
3 22 (7.59%) PostgreSQL
4 21 (7.24%) MySQL
5 20 (6.90%) NoSQL
5 20 (6.90%) Tableau
6 17 (5.86%) BigQuery
6 17 (5.86%) Relational Database
7 16 (5.52%) Power BI
8 10 (3.45%) Data Lake
9 9 (3.10%) Big Data
9 9 (3.10%) RDBMS
10 8 (2.76%) Cloud Spanner
11 7 (2.41%) Ingres
11 7 (2.41%) Oracle Database
11 7 (2.41%) VoltDB
12 5 (1.72%) Data Mining
12 5 (1.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 5 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 35 (12.07%) Git (software)
2 21 (7.24%) Jenkins
3 16 (5.52%) Octopus Deploy
4 15 (5.17%) JIRA
5 10 (3.45%) GoogleTest
5 10 (3.45%) Rational DOORS
5 10 (3.45%) TeamCity
5 10 (3.45%) TestRail
6 9 (3.10%) Selenium
7 8 (2.76%) gulp
8 7 (2.41%) GitLab
8 7 (2.41%) Maven
9 6 (2.07%) Bitbucket
9 6 (2.07%) Cactus
9 6 (2.07%) JUnit
9 6 (2.07%) webpack
10 5 (1.72%) Gerrit
10 5 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (1.72%) Valgrind
11 2 (0.69%) Android Studio
General
1 97 (33.45%) Social Skills
2 62 (21.38%) Marketing
3 56 (19.31%) Retail
4 50 (17.24%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (6.90%) Finance
6 12 (4.14%) Manufacturing
7 11 (3.79%) Telecoms
8 9 (3.10%) Advertising
9 6 (2.07%) Law
9 6 (2.07%) Organisational Skills
10 5 (1.72%) Documentation Skills
11 4 (1.38%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 4 (1.38%) Influencing Skills
11 4 (1.38%) Presentation Skills
12 3 (1.03%) Banking
12 3 (1.03%) Games
13 2 (0.69%) Brand Awareness
13 2 (0.69%) Electronics
14 1 (0.34%) German Language
14 1 (0.34%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 63 (21.72%) Developer
2 33 (11.38%) Analyst
3 25 (8.62%) Data Analyst
4 24 (8.28%) Software Engineer
5 18 (6.21%) Data Engineer
6 17 (5.86%) Architect
7 16 (5.52%) Consultant
8 12 (4.14%) Designer
9 11 (3.79%) DBA
9 11 (3.79%) Full Stack Developer
9 11 (3.79%) IT Support
9 11 (3.79%) Lead Developer
10 10 (3.45%) C# Developer
10 10 (3.45%) Digital Designer
11 9 (3.10%) DevOps Engineer
11 9 (3.10%) Senior Developer
11 9 (3.10%) Software Developer
12 8 (2.76%) .NET Developer
12 8 (2.76%) Cloud Engineer
12 8 (2.76%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (14.14%) HTML
2 34 (11.72%) CSS
3 28 (9.66%) .NET
3 28 (9.66%) React
4 23 (7.93%) HTML5
5 20 (6.90%) Web Services
6 15 (5.17%) Node.js
7 14 (4.83%) AngularJS
7 14 (4.83%) JSON
8 13 (4.48%) .NET Core
8 13 (4.48%) XML
9 12 (4.14%) Sass
10 11 (3.79%) REST
11 10 (3.45%) Laravel
11 10 (3.45%) RESTful
11 10 (3.45%) Spring
12 8 (2.76%) Ajax
12 8 (2.76%) jQuery
12 8 (2.76%) Spring Boot
13 7 (2.41%) GraphQL
Miscellaneous
1 31 (10.69%) User Experience
2 25 (8.62%) Self-Motivation
3 14 (4.83%) EPoS
3 14 (4.83%) Management Information System
4 13 (4.48%) Data Protection Act
4 13 (4.48%) Mobile App
5 12 (4.14%) Greenfield Project
5 12 (4.14%) Virtual Team
6 9 (3.10%) Social Media
7 8 (2.76%) Replication
8 7 (2.41%) Cloud Native
8 7 (2.41%) Clustering
8 7 (2.41%) iPad
9 6 (2.07%) Blog
10 5 (1.72%) Analytical Mindset
10 5 (1.72%) Contactless
10 5 (1.72%) Industry 4.0
10 5 (1.72%) Raspberry Pi
10 5 (1.72%) Smartcard
11 4 (1.38%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 33 (11.38%) Linux
2 31 (10.69%) Windows
3 18 (6.21%) Android
4 17 (5.86%) Unix
5 15 (5.17%) Windows 10
6 11 (3.79%) Apple iOS
6 11 (3.79%) Windows Server
7 6 (2.07%) Debian
7 6 (2.07%) Windows 7
7 6 (2.07%) Windows 8
8 4 (1.38%) CentOS
9 2 (0.69%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.34%) CoreOS
10 1 (0.34%) Data ONTAP
10 1 (0.34%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.34%) SUSE
10 1 (0.34%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.34%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (29.66%) Analytics
2 82 (28.28%) Agile Software Development
3 81 (27.93%) Problem-Solving
4 51 (17.59%) DevOps
5 44 (15.17%) Software Engineering
6 36 (12.41%) Mentoring
6 36 (12.41%) Microservices
7 32 (11.03%) Business Intelligence
7 32 (11.03%) Scrum
8 29 (10.00%) Full Stack Development
8 29 (10.00%) Infrastructure as Code
8 29 (10.00%) SEO
9 28 (9.66%) TDD
10 26 (8.97%) OO
10 26 (8.97%) Test Automation
11 25 (8.62%) Data Modelling
12 24 (8.28%) Digital Marketing
13 23 (7.93%) Data Analytics
13 23 (7.93%) Machine Learning
13 23 (7.93%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 80 (27.59%) SQL
2 79 (27.24%) JavaScript
3 58 (20.00%) Python
4 48 (16.55%) Java
5 45 (15.52%) C#
6 30 (10.34%) PHP
7 24 (8.28%) Go
8 17 (5.86%) PowerShell
8 17 (5.86%) TypeScript
9 15 (5.17%) C++
10 9 (3.10%) R
11 8 (2.76%) Ruby
12 7 (2.41%) Scala
13 6 (2.07%) C
13 6 (2.07%) Kotlin
14 5 (1.72%) Rust
15 4 (1.38%) T-SQL
16 3 (1.03%) Bash Shell
16 3 (1.03%) ES6
17 2 (0.69%) ANSI SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (11.72%) Degree
2 17 (5.86%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (4.48%) SC Cleared
3 13 (4.48%) Security Cleared
4 9 (3.10%) CISSP
5 8 (2.76%) CEH
5 8 (2.76%) CISM
6 5 (1.72%) Master's Degree
7 4 (1.38%) DBS Check
8 1 (0.34%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.34%) CCNA
8 1 (0.34%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.34%) GCIA
8 1 (0.34%) GIAC
8 1 (0.34%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (6.21%) QA
2 15 (5.17%) Data Quality
3 10 (3.45%) PCI DSS
4 7 (2.41%) Cyber Essentials
5 5 (1.72%) GDPR
6 4 (1.38%) Accessibility
7 3 (1.03%) SLA
8 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 1 (0.34%) NIST
8 1 (0.34%) PMO
System Software
1 36 (12.41%) Docker
2 7 (2.41%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (1.72%) Active Directory
4 4 (1.38%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.34%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 1 (0.34%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.34%) NFS
5 1 (0.34%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 42 (14.48%) Kubernetes
2 13 (4.48%) Terraform
3 9 (3.10%) Istio
4 7 (2.41%) Data Guard
4 7 (2.41%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (2.41%) Puppet
5 6 (2.07%) Salt
6 4 (1.38%) Microsoft Intune
6 4 (1.38%) Prometheus
6 4 (1.38%) SCCM
7 3 (1.03%) Ansible
7 3 (1.03%) Grafana
7 3 (1.03%) WebSphere Cast Iron
8 1 (0.34%) Control-M
8 1 (0.34%) EMC NetWorker
8 1 (0.34%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (0.34%) Jamf Pro
8 1 (0.34%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.34%) Packer
8 1 (0.34%) Zipkin
Vendors
1 74 (25.52%) Microsoft
2 27 (9.31%) Adobe
3 20 (6.90%) Oracle
4 14 (4.83%) VMware
5 8 (2.76%) SAP
6 7 (2.41%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (1.72%) Birst
7 5 (1.72%) IFS
7 5 (1.72%) Infor
8 4 (1.38%) Apple
8 4 (1.38%) BT
8 4 (1.38%) Cisco
8 4 (1.38%) dotdigital
8 4 (1.38%) Rackspace
9 3 (1.03%) Facebook
9 3 (1.03%) Okta
9 3 (1.03%) Sun
10 2 (0.69%) Databricks
10 2 (0.69%) Dell
10 2 (0.69%) Twitter