Period
to 23 November 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 23 November 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
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 144 150
Rank change year-on-year +58 +6 -33
Permanent jobs citing Google 463 269 252
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 3.50% 2.15% 1.94%
As % of the Vendors category 7.49% 4.81% 4.48%
Number of salaries quoted 431 245 224
North West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £22,500 £22,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £58,750 £45,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +11.76% -2.86%

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 6181 5589 5623
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 46.66% 44.70% 43.38%
Number of salaries quoted 4794 4451 4481
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £23,750 £24,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £59,500 £57,500
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 23 November 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 23 November 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 +25 299 £40,000 +6.67% 31
Cheshire +38 107 £40,000 +14.29% 13
Merseyside +30 31 £35,000 +7.69% 6
Lancashire +21 19 £40,000 +48.15% 2
Cumbria - 1 - - 2
Google
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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.

1 226 (48.81%) Agile Software Development
2 184 (39.74%) Amazon AWS
3 142 (30.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 128 (27.65%) .NET
5 125 (27.00%) SQL Server
6 123 (26.57%) Google Cloud Platform
7 109 (23.54%) MVC
8 99 (21.38%) TDD
9 96 (20.73%) DevOps
10 95 (20.52%) C#
11 93 (20.09%) ASP.NET
12 92 (19.87%) Marketing
13 91 (19.65%) JavaScript
14 90 (19.44%) HTML
15 89 (19.22%) SQL
16 85 (18.36%) Analytics
17 82 (17.71%) Java
18 78 (16.85%) Finance
19 73 (15.77%) CSS
20 71 (15.33%) Games
20 71 (15.33%) AngularJS
20 71 (15.33%) Puppet
20 71 (15.33%) SQL Server 2014
21 70 (15.12%) Web Application Development
22 69 (14.90%) Web Development
22 69 (14.90%) Degree
22 69 (14.90%) Python
23 67 (14.47%) ASP.NET MVC
24 64 (13.82%) WCF
25 63 (13.61%) 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 39 (8.42%) Elasticsearch
2 17 (3.67%) Apache Spark
3 9 (1.94%) Apache
3 9 (1.94%) CMS
3 9 (1.94%) SAS
4 8 (1.73%) WordPress
5 7 (1.51%) Apache Solr
6 6 (1.30%) Cloud Foundry
7 5 (1.08%) Tomcat
7 5 (1.08%) Umbraco
8 4 (0.86%) Drupal
8 4 (0.86%) JBoss
8 4 (0.86%) Joomla!
8 4 (0.86%) OpenStack
9 3 (0.65%) Facebook Platform
10 2 (0.43%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.22%) EPiServer
11 1 (0.22%) Jetty
11 1 (0.22%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.22%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (2.16%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (1.51%) Photoshop
3 5 (1.08%) InVision
3 5 (1.08%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (0.86%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (0.86%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (0.86%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.22%) Adobe After Effects
5 1 (0.22%) Adobe Premiere
5 1 (0.22%) Final Cut Pro
5 1 (0.22%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 14 (3.02%) Magento
2 1 (0.22%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 184 (39.74%) Amazon AWS
2 142 (30.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 123 (26.57%) Google Cloud Platform
4 48 (10.37%) Google Play
5 47 (10.15%) Google Analytics
6 30 (6.48%) AWS CloudFormation
7 16 (3.46%) GitHub
7 16 (3.46%) Office 365
8 11 (2.38%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 11 (2.38%) G Suite
9 10 (2.16%) AdWords
9 10 (2.16%) Cloud Computing
10 7 (1.51%) Google App Engine
11 6 (1.30%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 5 (1.08%) SaaS
13 4 (0.86%) Adobe Analytics
14 3 (0.65%) Bluemix
14 3 (0.65%) IaaS
14 3 (0.65%) IBM Cloud
14 3 (0.65%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (4.75%) Firewall
2 13 (2.81%) VPN
3 12 (2.59%) LAN
3 12 (2.59%) WAN
4 9 (1.94%) BGP
4 9 (1.94%) DMZ
4 9 (1.94%) EIGRP
4 9 (1.94%) MPLS
4 9 (1.94%) Network Security
4 9 (1.94%) OSPF
4 9 (1.94%) VoIP
4 9 (1.94%) VPLS
4 9 (1.94%) Wi-Fi
5 8 (1.73%) TCP/IP
5 8 (1.73%) WLAN
6 7 (1.51%) DHCP
6 7 (1.51%) DNS
7 3 (0.65%) HTTP
7 3 (0.65%) Internet
8 1 (0.22%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 125 (27.00%) SQL Server
2 71 (15.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 50 (10.80%) Big Data
4 47 (10.15%) MySQL
5 41 (8.86%) Hadoop
6 34 (7.34%) MongoDB
7 25 (5.40%) Relational Database
8 21 (4.54%) NoSQL
9 16 (3.46%) PostgreSQL
10 13 (2.81%) Data Warehouse
10 13 (2.81%) SQL Server 2016
11 12 (2.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 11 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 11 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 9 (1.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 4 (0.86%) Data Mining
15 3 (0.65%) BigQuery
15 3 (0.65%) QlikView
15 3 (0.65%) Redis
16 2 (0.43%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 32 (6.91%) Jenkins
2 31 (6.70%) Git (software)
2 31 (6.70%) TeamCity
3 18 (3.89%) JIRA
4 16 (3.46%) Xcode
5 13 (2.81%) Gradle
6 12 (2.59%) Android Studio
6 12 (2.59%) Vagrant
7 11 (2.38%) Team Foundation Server
8 9 (1.94%) Selenium
9 8 (1.73%) CocoaPods
9 8 (1.73%) PHPUnit
9 8 (1.73%) Subversion
10 7 (1.51%) Codeception
10 7 (1.51%) Xdebug
11 6 (1.30%) Bitbucket
11 6 (1.30%) Maven
12 5 (1.08%) Axure RP
13 4 (0.86%) Visual Studio
14 3 (0.65%) GitLab
General
1 92 (19.87%) Marketing
2 78 (16.85%) Finance
3 71 (15.33%) Games
4 37 (7.99%) Manufacturing
5 30 (6.48%) Electronics
6 29 (6.26%) Telecoms
7 27 (5.83%) Advertising
7 27 (5.83%) Retail
8 19 (4.10%) Banking
9 6 (1.30%) Automotive
10 5 (1.08%) Local Government
11 4 (0.86%) Brand Awareness
12 3 (0.65%) Law
13 2 (0.43%) Multimedia
14 1 (0.22%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 200 (43.20%) Developer
2 77 (16.63%) .NET Developer
3 44 (9.50%) Junior
3 44 (9.50%) Junior Developer
4 40 (8.64%) Architect
5 39 (8.42%) Cloud Engineer
6 38 (8.21%) DevOps Engineer
7 35 (7.56%) Graduate
7 35 (7.56%) Graduate Developer
8 33 (7.13%) Junior .NET Developer
9 32 (6.91%) Graduate .NET Developer
10 31 (6.70%) Digital Developer
11 28 (6.05%) Cloud Architect
12 26 (5.62%) PHP Developer
13 22 (4.75%) Software Engineer
14 20 (4.32%) Analyst
15 19 (4.10%) Android Developer
15 19 (4.10%) Software Developer
16 16 (3.46%) DevOps Architect
16 16 (3.46%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 128 (27.65%) .NET
2 93 (20.09%) ASP.NET
3 90 (19.44%) HTML
4 73 (15.77%) CSS
5 71 (15.33%) AngularJS
6 67 (14.47%) ASP.NET MVC
7 64 (13.82%) WCF
8 62 (13.39%) KnockoutJS
9 60 (12.96%) Web Services
10 52 (11.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 50 (10.80%) RESTful
12 47 (10.15%) MSMQ
13 45 (9.72%) Node.js
14 42 (9.07%) jQuery
15 33 (7.13%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 33 (7.13%) ASP.NET Web API
16 31 (6.70%) .NET Framework
16 31 (6.70%) Entity Framework
16 31 (6.70%) Ninject
16 31 (6.70%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 62 (13.39%) Mobile App
2 39 (8.42%) Computer Science
3 37 (7.99%) iPhone
4 36 (7.78%) Social Media
5 31 (6.70%) User Experience
6 30 (6.48%) Greenfield Project
6 30 (6.48%) Public Cloud
7 22 (4.75%) Analytical Skills
8 17 (3.67%) BBC
9 14 (3.02%) iPad
10 8 (1.73%) Digital Media
10 8 (1.73%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 7 (1.51%) Replication
11 7 (1.51%) Tandem
12 6 (1.30%) Driving Licence
12 6 (1.30%) Smartphone
13 5 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
13 5 (1.08%) Fintech
13 5 (1.08%) Management Information System
14 4 (0.86%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 60 (12.96%) Windows
2 59 (12.74%) Linux
3 53 (11.45%) Android
4 50 (10.80%) Unix
5 23 (4.97%) Apple iOS
6 6 (1.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (1.30%) Windows 8
6 6 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (1.30%) Windows XP
7 5 (1.08%) Windows Server
8 3 (0.65%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.43%) CentOS
10 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 226 (48.81%) Agile Software Development
2 109 (23.54%) MVC
3 99 (21.38%) TDD
4 96 (20.73%) DevOps
5 85 (18.36%) Analytics
6 70 (15.12%) Web Application Development
7 69 (14.90%) Web Development
8 62 (13.39%) Dependency Injection
9 61 (13.17%) Digital Marketing
10 52 (11.23%) Scrum
11 50 (10.80%) BDD
12 47 (10.15%) SEO
13 46 (9.94%) Open Source
14 44 (9.50%) Business Intelligence
15 41 (8.86%) Continuous Integration
15 41 (8.86%) Software Engineering
16 36 (7.78%) Kanban
17 34 (7.34%) E-Commerce
17 34 (7.34%) Machine Learning
18 32 (6.91%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 95 (20.52%) C#
2 91 (19.65%) JavaScript
3 89 (19.22%) SQL
4 82 (17.71%) Java
5 69 (14.90%) Python
6 63 (13.61%) Ruby
7 53 (11.45%) PHP
8 37 (7.99%) C++
9 31 (6.70%) F#
9 31 (6.70%) Go
10 30 (6.48%) Shell Script
11 20 (4.32%) Objective-C
12 15 (3.24%) Apple Swift
13 12 (2.59%) T-SQL
14 11 (2.38%) Bash Shell
15 7 (1.51%) C
16 5 (1.08%) Scala
17 3 (0.65%) TypeScript
18 2 (0.43%) ANSI SQL
18 2 (0.43%) ES6
Qualifications
1 69 (14.90%) Degree
2 8 (1.73%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (1.51%) DBS Check
4 6 (1.30%) A+ Certification
4 6 (1.30%) CCNA
4 6 (1.30%) CCNP
4 6 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (1.30%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (1.30%) MCP
4 6 (1.30%) MCSE
5 4 (0.86%) CISM
5 4 (0.86%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (7.56%) QA
2 12 (2.59%) GCP
3 7 (1.51%) PCI DSS
4 6 (1.30%) GDPR
5 5 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.43%) SLA
7 1 (0.22%) HL7
7 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 41 (8.86%) Hyper-V
2 40 (8.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 35 (7.56%) Docker
4 13 (2.81%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.22%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 71 (15.33%) Puppet
2 62 (13.39%) Opscode Chef
3 44 (9.50%) Ansible
4 33 (7.13%) Kubernetes
5 32 (6.91%) Kibana
6 17 (3.67%) Terraform
7 16 (3.46%) Mesos
8 7 (1.51%) Capistrano
9 6 (1.30%) Ambari
9 6 (1.30%) ZABBIX
10 4 (0.86%) SCCM
11 3 (0.65%) Marathon
11 3 (0.65%) Packer
11 3 (0.65%) rkt
12 1 (0.22%) Docker Swarm
12 1 (0.22%) Prometheus
12 1 (0.22%) Salt
Vendors
1 58 (12.53%) Twitter
2 50 (10.80%) VMware
3 32 (6.91%) Microsoft
4 30 (6.48%) Citrix
4 30 (6.48%) Facebook
5 29 (6.26%) SAP
6 28 (6.05%) Apple
7 18 (3.89%) Adobe
8 17 (3.67%) Cisco
8 17 (3.67%) Sony
8 17 (3.67%) Yahoo!
9 12 (2.59%) Red Hat
10 10 (2.16%) Rackspace
11 9 (1.94%) Hitwise
11 9 (1.94%) Juniper
12 7 (1.51%) Percona
13 6 (1.30%) Hortonworks
14 5 (1.08%) IBM
14 5 (1.08%) Salesforce.com
14 5 (1.08%) Tableau