Period
to 15 October 2019

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 15 October 2019 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
15 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 134 100 114
Rank change year-on-year -34 +14 +20
Permanent jobs citing Google 222 357 352
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 2.19% 3.03% 2.77%
As % of the Vendors category 5.43% 6.80% 5.99%
Number of salaries quoted 149 301 327
North West median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £23,200 £24,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £83,750 £69,000 £68,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% +5.26%

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 4,086 5,253 5,879
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 40.26% 44.62% 46.23%
Number of salaries quoted 3,003 4,170 4,558
North West median annual salary £42,915 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.34% +2.35% +6.25%
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,779 £23,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £71,250 £66,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

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 15 October 2019.

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 15 October 2019. 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 -32 169 £54,486 +28.20% 71
Cheshire +1 21 £36,500 -2.67% 26
Merseyside +5 18 £30,000 -11.11% 6
Lancashire -21 9 £33,000 -12.00% 6
Cumbria - 4 - - 1
Google
England

For the 6 months to 15 October 2019, 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 North West region with a requirement for Google.

1 103 (46.40%) AWS
2 101 (45.50%) GCP
3 93 (41.89%) Azure
4 82 (36.94%) Agile Software Development
5 69 (31.08%) DevOps
6 63 (28.38%) Analytical Skills
6 63 (28.38%) Problem-Solving
7 59 (26.58%) Git (software)
8 58 (26.13%) Microsoft
9 57 (25.68%) HTML
10 52 (23.42%) Software Engineering
11 50 (22.52%) Mentoring
12 49 (22.07%) CSS
13 47 (21.17%) Linux
13 47 (21.17%) Analytics
13 47 (21.17%) User Experience
14 42 (18.92%) Android
15 41 (18.47%) RESTful
15 41 (18.47%) Retail
16 39 (17.57%) TDD
17 38 (17.12%) C++
18 37 (16.67%) Open Source
18 37 (16.67%) Microservices
19 36 (16.22%) HTML5
19 36 (16.22%) JavaScript
19 36 (16.22%) SOA
20 35 (15.77%) C
21 34 (15.32%) Python
21 34 (15.32%) QA
22 33 (14.86%) OO

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 23 (10.36%) Cloud Foundry
2 9 (4.05%) Apache Spark
2 9 (4.05%) CMS
3 6 (2.70%) WordPress
4 3 (1.35%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (0.45%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 1 (0.45%) Confluence
5 1 (0.45%) Drupal
5 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.45%) IBM Domino
5 1 (0.45%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.45%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.45%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.45%) Umbraco
Applications
1 14 (6.31%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (3.15%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (0.90%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.90%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.90%) Sketch
4 1 (0.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.45%) Adobe XD
4 1 (0.45%) Chatbot
4 1 (0.45%) HipChat
4 1 (0.45%) InVision
Business Applications
1 1 (0.45%) Magento
1 1 (0.45%) Salesforce.com CRM
1 1 (0.45%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 103 (46.40%) AWS
2 101 (45.50%) GCP
3 93 (41.89%) Azure
4 29 (13.06%) Google Analytics
5 24 (10.81%) GitHub
6 11 (4.95%) Adobe Analytics
6 11 (4.95%) Google Tag Manager
7 9 (4.05%) Amazon Kinesis
8 8 (3.60%) AdWords
9 6 (2.70%) Office 365
9 6 (2.70%) SaaS
9 6 (2.70%) Serverless
10 5 (2.25%) G Suite
10 5 (2.25%) Google Play
10 5 (2.25%) IaaS
11 4 (1.80%) Asana
11 4 (1.80%) Power Platform
12 3 (1.35%) BrowserStack
12 3 (1.35%) PaaS
13 2 (0.90%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.35%) DNS
2 2 (0.90%) Firewall
2 2 (0.90%) HTTP
2 2 (0.90%) Internet
2 2 (0.90%) LAN
2 2 (0.90%) Skype
2 2 (0.90%) VoIP
2 2 (0.90%) Wireless
3 1 (0.45%) ATM
3 1 (0.45%) Bluetooth
3 1 (0.45%) Broadband
3 1 (0.45%) GoToMeeting
3 1 (0.45%) NAS
3 1 (0.45%) Network Security
3 1 (0.45%) NFC
3 1 (0.45%) RFID
3 1 (0.45%) VPN
3 1 (0.45%) WAN
3 1 (0.45%) WebEx
3 1 (0.45%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (13.96%) Relational Database
2 30 (13.51%) MySQL
3 29 (13.06%) NoSQL
4 27 (12.16%) MongoDB
5 23 (10.36%) Neo4j
5 23 (10.36%) SQL Server
6 12 (5.41%) BigQuery
7 11 (4.95%) Data Warehouse
8 9 (4.05%) Amazon Redshift
9 8 (3.60%) Big Data
10 7 (3.15%) Data Lake
10 7 (3.15%) Data Mining
10 7 (3.15%) Hadoop
11 6 (2.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 6 (2.70%) Mixpanel
11 6 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
12 4 (1.80%) Power BI
12 4 (1.80%) RDBMS
12 4 (1.80%) Snowflake Schema
13 3 (1.35%) Cosmos DB
Development Applications
1 59 (26.58%) Git (software)
2 24 (10.81%) GitLab
3 7 (3.15%) Jenkins
3 7 (3.15%) JIRA
3 7 (3.15%) webpack
4 4 (1.80%) Android Studio
4 4 (1.80%) gulp
4 4 (1.80%) Redmine
4 4 (1.80%) Visual Website Optimizer
5 3 (1.35%) Bitbucket
5 3 (1.35%) ReSharper
5 3 (1.35%) Selenium
5 3 (1.35%) TeamCity
6 2 (0.90%) CircleCI
6 2 (0.90%) Codeship
6 2 (0.90%) Maven
6 2 (0.90%) Robot Framework
6 2 (0.90%) Subversion
6 2 (0.90%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.45%) GoCD
General
1 41 (18.47%) Retail
2 33 (14.86%) Automotive
3 30 (13.51%) Marketing
4 21 (9.46%) Finance
5 16 (7.21%) Manufacturing
6 7 (3.15%) Local Government
7 6 (2.70%) Public Sector
8 5 (2.25%) Advertising
9 4 (1.80%) Games
9 4 (1.80%) Spanish Language
10 3 (1.35%) Electronics
10 3 (1.35%) Telecoms
11 2 (0.90%) Banking
11 2 (0.90%) Law
Job Titles
1 51 (22.97%) Developer
2 44 (19.82%) Software Engineer
3 19 (8.56%) Team Leader
4 18 (8.11%) Software Team Leader
5 17 (7.66%) Analyst
5 17 (7.66%) Consultant
5 17 (7.66%) Senior Software Engineer
6 16 (7.21%) C# Developer
7 15 (6.76%) Architect
8 13 (5.86%) .NET Developer
8 13 (5.86%) Cloud Consultant
9 12 (5.41%) C# .NET Developer
9 12 (5.41%) Cloud Engineer
10 11 (4.95%) .NET Programmer
10 11 (4.95%) C# Programmer
10 11 (4.95%) Designer
10 11 (4.95%) Programmer
11 10 (4.50%) Cloud Architect
11 10 (4.50%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 10 (4.50%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (25.68%) HTML
2 49 (22.07%) CSS
3 41 (18.47%) RESTful
4 36 (16.22%) HTML5
5 28 (12.61%) Vulkan
6 27 (12.16%) .NET
7 24 (10.81%) React Native
8 20 (9.01%) Web Services
9 18 (8.11%) Node.js
10 15 (6.76%) AngularJS
11 14 (6.31%) Vue.js
12 13 (5.86%) Middleware
13 11 (4.95%) .NET Core
14 9 (4.05%) LESS
14 9 (4.05%) React
15 8 (3.60%) jQuery
16 7 (3.15%) Kafka
17 6 (2.70%) ASP.NET
17 6 (2.70%) REST
17 6 (2.70%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 63 (28.38%) Analytical Skills
2 47 (21.17%) User Experience
3 30 (13.51%) Algorithms
4 29 (13.06%) Mobile App
5 28 (12.61%) Cloud Native
5 28 (12.61%) Embedded Systems
6 19 (8.56%) Smartphone
7 12 (5.41%) Management Information System
7 12 (5.41%) Public Cloud
8 10 (4.50%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (2.25%) Blog
9 5 (2.25%) NHS
9 5 (2.25%) Self-Motivation
9 5 (2.25%) Smart City
9 5 (2.25%) Social Media
10 4 (1.80%) Analytical Mindset
10 4 (1.80%) BBC
10 4 (1.80%) Greenfield Project
11 2 (0.90%) Replication
12 1 (0.45%) Graphic Design
Operating Systems
1 47 (21.17%) Linux
2 42 (18.92%) Android
3 28 (12.61%) Tizen
4 12 (5.41%) Apple iOS
5 9 (4.05%) Windows
6 5 (2.25%) Windows Server
7 3 (1.35%) Unix
7 3 (1.35%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.90%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.90%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (36.94%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (31.08%) DevOps
3 63 (28.38%) Problem-Solving
4 52 (23.42%) Software Engineering
5 50 (22.52%) Mentoring
6 47 (21.17%) Analytics
7 39 (17.57%) TDD
8 37 (16.67%) Microservices
8 37 (16.67%) Open Source
9 36 (16.22%) SOA
10 33 (14.86%) OO
11 30 (13.51%) Visualisation
12 28 (12.61%) Computer Architecture
12 28 (12.61%) Memory Management
12 28 (12.61%) OOP
12 28 (12.61%) Power Management
13 27 (12.16%) Software Delivery
14 24 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
15 23 (10.36%) Line Management
15 23 (10.36%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 38 (17.12%) C++
2 36 (16.22%) JavaScript
3 35 (15.77%) C
4 34 (15.32%) Python
5 32 (14.41%) Java
6 31 (13.96%) SQL
7 27 (12.16%) C#
8 9 (4.05%) PHP
9 5 (2.25%) Apple Swift
10 4 (1.80%) Go
10 4 (1.80%) Objective-C
10 4 (1.80%) R
11 3 (1.35%) Bash Shell
11 3 (1.35%) F#
11 3 (1.35%) Kotlin
11 3 (1.35%) Perl
11 3 (1.35%) Ruby
11 3 (1.35%) Scala
12 2 (0.90%) PowerShell
12 2 (0.90%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (9.91%) Degree
2 6 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (2.25%) (ISC)2 CCSP
3 5 (2.25%) CEH
3 5 (2.25%) CISSP
4 3 (1.35%) Numerate Degree
5 2 (0.90%) GSEC
5 2 (0.90%) PhD
5 2 (0.90%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.45%) CCNA
6 1 (0.45%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.45%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (15.32%) QA
2 5 (2.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.35%) GDPR
3 3 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 27 (12.16%) Docker
2 4 (1.80%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.90%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.45%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.45%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 20 (9.01%) Kubernetes
2 7 (3.15%) Puppet
3 6 (2.70%) Ansible
3 6 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (1.35%) cPanel
4 3 (1.35%) Terraform
5 2 (0.90%) CFEngine
5 2 (0.90%) Grafana
5 2 (0.90%) Prometheus
6 1 (0.45%) CASB
6 1 (0.45%) Kibana
6 1 (0.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 58 (26.13%) Microsoft
2 28 (12.61%) QNX
3 16 (7.21%) Adobe
4 12 (5.41%) VMware
5 10 (4.50%) Rackspace
6 9 (4.05%) Hotjar
7 8 (3.60%) Crazy Egg
8 7 (3.15%) Facebook
9 5 (2.25%) Tealium
10 4 (1.80%) Apple
10 4 (1.80%) Optimizely
11 3 (1.35%) Atlassian
11 3 (1.35%) Cisco
11 3 (1.35%) IBM
11 3 (1.35%) SAP
11 3 (1.35%) Twitter
11 3 (1.35%) Xamarin
12 2 (0.90%) Oracle
12 2 (0.90%) Sage
12 2 (0.90%) Salesforce.com