Period
to 21 September 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 21 September 2017 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 > North West
6 months to
21 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 113 122 164
Rank change year-on-year +9 +42 -54
Permanent jobs citing Google 373 296 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 2.83% 2.48% 1.81%
As % of the Vendors category 6.08% 5.75% 4.07%
Number of salaries quoted 344 271 182
North West median annual salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £22,800 £22,500 £22,025
90th Percentile £69,500 £50,000 £45,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% -3.41%

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 North West.

All Vendors
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 6132 5146 5828
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 46.60% 43.17% 44.54%
Number of salaries quoted 4760 4126 4656
North West median annual salary £40,750 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.88% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £23,725 £24,250 £22,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £58,741
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Google
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Google as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Google in the North West

Google
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Google in the North West

Google
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Google in the North West over the 6 months to 21 September 2017.

Salary histogram for Google in the North West

Google
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Google within the North West region over the 6 months to 21 September 2017. 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
Manchester -2 270 £42,500 +21.43% 28
Cheshire -13 57 £40,000 +6.67% 21
Merseyside +19 32 £34,000 +4.62% 6
Lancashire -3 8 £62,500 +66.67% 1
Google
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 2017, 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 North West region with a requirement for Google.

1 166 (44.50%) Amazon AWS
2 160 (42.90%) Agile Software Development
3 134 (35.92%) Google Cloud Platform
4 132 (35.39%) Microsoft Azure
5 127 (34.05%) SQL Server
6 109 (29.22%) .NET
7 104 (27.88%) TDD
8 99 (26.54%) SQL
9 90 (24.13%) DevOps
10 86 (23.06%) MVC
11 85 (22.79%) Python
12 80 (21.45%) SQL Server 2014
13 78 (20.91%) Marketing
14 76 (20.38%) C#
15 74 (19.84%) Puppet
16 73 (19.57%) Java
17 72 (19.30%) Business Intelligence
18 71 (19.03%) HTML
19 69 (18.50%) JavaScript
19 69 (18.50%) Finance
20 67 (17.96%) ASP.NET
20 67 (17.96%) WCF
21 66 (17.69%) Analytics
22 65 (17.43%) Opscode Chef
22 65 (17.43%) Games
23 63 (16.89%) CSS
23 63 (16.89%) AngularJS
23 63 (16.89%) Web Application Development
24 59 (15.82%) ASP.NET MVC
24 59 (15.82%) Ruby

Google
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 34 (9.12%) Elasticsearch
2 32 (8.58%) Apache Spark
3 12 (3.22%) Apache
4 9 (2.41%) WordPress
5 7 (1.88%) Apache Solr
5 7 (1.88%) SAS
5 7 (1.88%) Tomcat
6 4 (1.07%) CMS
6 4 (1.07%) OpenStack
7 3 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (0.80%) Facebook Platform
7 3 (0.80%) MS Exchange
8 2 (0.54%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.54%) Drupal
8 2 (0.54%) JBoss
8 2 (0.54%) Jetty
8 2 (0.54%) Joomla!
8 2 (0.54%) nginx
8 2 (0.54%) WebLogic
Applications
1 10 (2.68%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (1.61%) InVision
2 6 (1.61%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (1.07%) Photoshop
3 4 (1.07%) Spreadsheet
4 3 (0.80%) UXPin
5 2 (0.54%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.54%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (1.88%) Magento
2 3 (0.80%) Eloqua
3 2 (0.54%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 166 (44.50%) Amazon AWS
2 134 (35.92%) Google Cloud Platform
3 132 (35.39%) Microsoft Azure
4 42 (11.26%) Google Analytics
5 39 (10.46%) Google Play
6 26 (6.97%) AWS CloudFormation
7 22 (5.90%) GitHub
8 16 (4.29%) G Suite
9 13 (3.49%) Office 365
10 11 (2.95%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 8 (2.14%) AdWords
11 8 (2.14%) Cloud Computing
12 7 (1.88%) Google App Engine
13 5 (1.34%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 5 (1.34%) SaaS
14 4 (1.07%) Adobe Analytics
15 2 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
15 2 (0.54%) Amazon S3
15 2 (0.54%) Google Drive
15 2 (0.54%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (4.56%) Firewall
2 10 (2.68%) LAN
3 8 (2.14%) WAN
3 8 (2.14%) WLAN
4 7 (1.88%) BGP
4 7 (1.88%) DMZ
4 7 (1.88%) EIGRP
4 7 (1.88%) MPLS
4 7 (1.88%) Network Security
4 7 (1.88%) OSPF
4 7 (1.88%) VoIP
4 7 (1.88%) VPLS
4 7 (1.88%) VPN
4 7 (1.88%) Wi-Fi
5 6 (1.61%) DHCP
5 6 (1.61%) DNS
6 5 (1.34%) TCP/IP
7 2 (0.54%) FTP
7 2 (0.54%) HTTP
7 2 (0.54%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 127 (34.05%) SQL Server
2 80 (21.45%) SQL Server 2014
3 57 (15.28%) Hadoop
4 55 (14.75%) Big Data
5 38 (10.19%) MySQL
6 36 (9.65%) Relational Database
7 29 (7.77%) MongoDB
7 29 (7.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 28 (7.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 28 (7.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 27 (7.24%) SQL Server 2016
10 26 (6.97%) Data Warehouse
11 25 (6.70%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 17 (4.56%) PostgreSQL
13 13 (3.49%) NoSQL
14 6 (1.61%) MariaDB
15 5 (1.34%) BigQuery
16 3 (0.80%) QlikView
17 2 (0.54%) Amazon RDS
17 2 (0.54%) Couchbase
Development Applications
1 32 (8.58%) Git (software)
2 27 (7.24%) TeamCity
3 26 (6.97%) Jenkins
4 12 (3.22%) Vagrant
5 10 (2.68%) Android Studio
5 10 (2.68%) Selenium
6 9 (2.41%) JIRA
6 9 (2.41%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (2.14%) PHPUnit
8 7 (1.88%) Codeception
8 7 (1.88%) Xdebug
9 6 (1.61%) Axure RP
9 6 (1.61%) Bitbucket
9 6 (1.61%) Subversion
10 5 (1.34%) Gradle
11 4 (1.07%) CocoaPods
11 4 (1.07%) Maven
11 4 (1.07%) Visual Studio
12 3 (0.80%) gulp
12 3 (0.80%) Xcode
General
1 78 (20.91%) Marketing
2 69 (18.50%) Finance
3 65 (17.43%) Games
4 45 (12.06%) Manufacturing
5 44 (11.80%) Telecoms
6 43 (11.53%) Electronics
7 18 (4.83%) Advertising
8 14 (3.75%) Banking
8 14 (3.75%) Retail
9 3 (0.80%) Automotive
10 2 (0.54%) Billing
10 2 (0.54%) Brand Awareness
10 2 (0.54%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.27%) Interactive Media
11 1 (0.27%) Law
Job Titles
1 163 (43.70%) Developer
2 73 (19.57%) .NET Developer
3 45 (12.06%) Cloud Engineer
4 37 (9.92%) Architect
5 33 (8.85%) DevOps Engineer
6 29 (7.77%) Junior
6 29 (7.77%) Junior Developer
6 29 (7.77%) SQL Developer
7 28 (7.51%) Digital Developer
8 27 (7.24%) Graduate
8 27 (7.24%) Graduate .NET Developer
8 27 (7.24%) Graduate Developer
8 27 (7.24%) Junior .NET Developer
9 26 (6.97%) Cloud Architect
10 25 (6.70%) PHP Developer
10 25 (6.70%) Software Engineer
11 22 (5.90%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 22 (5.90%) SQL BI Developer
12 21 (5.63%) Analyst
13 20 (5.36%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (29.22%) .NET
2 71 (19.03%) HTML
3 67 (17.96%) ASP.NET
3 67 (17.96%) WCF
4 63 (16.89%) AngularJS
4 63 (16.89%) CSS
5 59 (15.82%) ASP.NET MVC
6 55 (14.75%) KnockoutJS
7 45 (12.06%) MSMQ
8 44 (11.80%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 39 (10.46%) Web Services
10 38 (10.19%) Node.js
11 37 (9.92%) RESTful
11 37 (9.92%) WPF
12 36 (9.65%) jQuery
13 33 (8.85%) HTML5
14 30 (8.04%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 29 (7.77%) .NET Framework
15 29 (7.77%) ASP.NET Web API
15 29 (7.77%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 56 (15.01%) Mobile App
2 37 (9.92%) Public Cloud
3 34 (9.12%) Computer Science
3 34 (9.12%) iPhone
4 27 (7.24%) Social Media
5 26 (6.97%) User Experience
6 21 (5.63%) BBC
6 21 (5.63%) Greenfield Project
7 19 (5.09%) Analytical Skills
8 15 (4.02%) iPad
9 12 (3.22%) Replication
10 9 (2.41%) N-Tier
11 7 (1.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 6 (1.61%) Animation
12 6 (1.61%) Driving Licence
13 5 (1.34%) Clustering
13 5 (1.34%) Fintech
14 4 (1.07%) Data Centre
14 4 (1.07%) Digital Media
14 4 (1.07%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 58 (15.55%) Linux
2 55 (14.75%) Windows
3 49 (13.14%) Android
4 47 (12.60%) Unix
5 9 (2.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (2.14%) Apple iOS
7 7 (1.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (1.88%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (1.61%) Windows 8
8 6 (1.61%) Windows XP
9 2 (0.54%) Debian
9 2 (0.54%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.27%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.27%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 160 (42.90%) Agile Software Development
2 104 (27.88%) TDD
3 90 (24.13%) DevOps
4 86 (23.06%) MVC
5 72 (19.30%) Business Intelligence
6 66 (17.69%) Analytics
7 63 (16.89%) Web Application Development
8 58 (15.55%) Open Source
9 57 (15.28%) Web Development
10 56 (15.01%) Digital Marketing
11 55 (14.75%) Dependency Injection
12 50 (13.40%) BDD
13 45 (12.06%) Continuous Integration
14 44 (11.80%) Machine Learning
15 42 (11.26%) Kanban
15 42 (11.26%) Programme Management
16 40 (10.72%) Scrum
17 37 (9.92%) OO
18 36 (9.65%) Software Engineering
19 32 (8.58%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 99 (26.54%) SQL
2 85 (22.79%) Python
3 76 (20.38%) C#
4 73 (19.57%) Java
5 69 (18.50%) JavaScript
6 59 (15.82%) Ruby
7 43 (11.53%) C++
8 41 (10.99%) PHP
9 33 (8.85%) Go
9 33 (8.85%) Shell Script
10 27 (7.24%) F#
11 26 (6.97%) T-SQL
12 15 (4.02%) C
13 9 (2.41%) VB.NET
14 8 (2.14%) Bash Shell
15 4 (1.07%) Apple Swift
15 4 (1.07%) ES6
16 3 (0.80%) ANSI SQL
16 3 (0.80%) R
16 3 (0.80%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 48 (12.87%) Degree
2 8 (2.14%) CCNA
2 8 (2.14%) CCNP
2 8 (2.14%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (2.14%) DBS Check
2 8 (2.14%) MCP
2 8 (2.14%) MCSE
2 8 (2.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (1.61%) A+ Certification
4 5 (1.34%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (1.07%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.27%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.27%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (8.58%) QA
2 14 (3.75%) GCP
3 8 (2.14%) SLA
4 3 (0.80%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.27%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.27%) HL7
5 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 40 (10.72%) Hyper-V
2 38 (10.19%) Docker
3 36 (9.65%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (3.49%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.54%) HDFS
5 2 (0.54%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.27%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 74 (19.84%) Puppet
2 65 (17.43%) Opscode Chef
3 48 (12.87%) Ansible
4 40 (10.72%) Kubernetes
5 28 (7.51%) Kibana
6 18 (4.83%) Mesos
7 13 (3.49%) Terraform
8 7 (1.88%) Capistrano
9 5 (1.34%) Ambari
9 5 (1.34%) Docker Swarm
9 5 (1.34%) ZABBIX
10 3 (0.80%) Packer
11 1 (0.27%) AirWatch
11 1 (0.27%) Marathon
11 1 (0.27%) rkt
Vendors
1 46 (12.33%) VMware
2 42 (11.26%) SAP
3 33 (8.85%) Facebook
4 32 (8.58%) Microsoft
5 31 (8.31%) Citrix
6 26 (6.97%) Apple
7 22 (5.90%) Yahoo!
8 21 (5.63%) Sony
9 19 (5.09%) Cisco
10 15 (4.02%) Adobe
11 12 (3.22%) IBM
12 8 (2.14%) Tableau
13 7 (1.88%) Juniper
13 7 (1.88%) Percona
13 7 (1.88%) Rackspace
13 7 (1.88%) Red Hat
14 6 (1.61%) Hortonworks
14 6 (1.61%) Oracle
15 5 (1.34%) Hitwise
15 5 (1.34%) Twitter