Period
to 19 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 19 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
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 146 156
Rank change year-on-year +60 +10 -41
Permanent jobs citing Google 445 270 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 3.39% 2.18% 1.94%
As % of the Vendors category 7.27% 4.90% 4.46%
Number of salaries quoted 416 246 225
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 £48,500 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.11% +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 6122 5513 5676
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 46.66% 44.55% 43.60%
Number of salaries quoted 4744 4395 4534
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £23,500 £24,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £60,000 £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 19 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 19 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 +21 288 £40,000 +6.67% 34
Cheshire +39 100 £38,000 +8.57% 10
Merseyside +37 32 £35,000 +7.69% 3
Lancashire +20 18 £32,500 -
Cumbria - 1 - - 1
Google
England

For the 6 months to 19 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.

1 215 (48.31%) Agile Software Development
2 179 (40.22%) Amazon AWS
3 138 (31.01%) Microsoft Azure
4 126 (28.31%) .NET
5 125 (28.09%) SQL Server
6 123 (27.64%) Google Cloud Platform
7 106 (23.82%) MVC
8 97 (21.80%) TDD
9 96 (21.57%) Marketing
10 93 (20.90%) C#
11 92 (20.67%) DevOps
12 91 (20.45%) ASP.NET
13 88 (19.78%) HTML
13 88 (19.78%) SQL
14 86 (19.33%) JavaScript
14 86 (19.33%) Analytics
15 84 (18.88%) Java
16 78 (17.53%) Finance
17 72 (16.18%) Puppet
18 71 (15.96%) AngularJS
18 71 (15.96%) CSS
18 71 (15.96%) SQL Server 2014
19 70 (15.73%) Python
19 70 (15.73%) Web Application Development
20 69 (15.51%) Games
21 67 (15.06%) ASP.NET MVC
21 67 (15.06%) Web Development
22 66 (14.83%) Degree
23 65 (14.61%) Digital Marketing
24 64 (14.38%) WCF

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 (8.76%) Elasticsearch
2 18 (4.04%) Apache Spark
3 9 (2.02%) Apache
3 9 (2.02%) CMS
3 9 (2.02%) SAS
4 8 (1.80%) WordPress
5 7 (1.57%) Apache Solr
6 5 (1.12%) Tomcat
6 5 (1.12%) Umbraco
7 4 (0.90%) Cloud Foundry
7 4 (0.90%) Drupal
7 4 (0.90%) JBoss
7 4 (0.90%) Joomla!
7 4 (0.90%) OpenStack
8 3 (0.67%) Facebook Platform
9 2 (0.45%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.22%) EPiServer
10 1 (0.22%) Jetty
10 1 (0.22%) WebLogic
10 1 (0.22%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (2.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (1.57%) Photoshop
3 5 (1.12%) InVision
3 5 (1.12%) Microsoft Office
4 4 (0.90%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (0.90%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (0.90%) 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 13 (2.92%) Magento
2 1 (0.22%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 179 (40.22%) Amazon AWS
2 138 (31.01%) Microsoft Azure
3 123 (27.64%) Google Cloud Platform
4 47 (10.56%) Google Analytics
4 47 (10.56%) Google Play
5 29 (6.52%) AWS CloudFormation
6 14 (3.15%) GitHub
6 14 (3.15%) Office 365
7 11 (2.47%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 11 (2.47%) G Suite
8 10 (2.25%) AdWords
9 9 (2.02%) Cloud Computing
10 7 (1.57%) Google App Engine
11 6 (1.35%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 5 (1.12%) SaaS
13 4 (0.90%) Adobe Analytics
14 3 (0.67%) IaaS
14 3 (0.67%) PaaS
15 2 (0.45%) Bluemix
15 2 (0.45%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 20 (4.49%) Firewall
2 12 (2.70%) VPN
3 11 (2.47%) LAN
3 11 (2.47%) WAN
4 9 (2.02%) BGP
4 9 (2.02%) DMZ
4 9 (2.02%) EIGRP
4 9 (2.02%) MPLS
4 9 (2.02%) Network Security
4 9 (2.02%) OSPF
4 9 (2.02%) VoIP
4 9 (2.02%) VPLS
4 9 (2.02%) Wi-Fi
5 7 (1.57%) WLAN
6 6 (1.35%) DHCP
6 6 (1.35%) DNS
6 6 (1.35%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.67%) Internet
8 2 (0.45%) HTTP
9 1 (0.22%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 125 (28.09%) SQL Server
2 71 (15.96%) SQL Server 2014
3 53 (11.91%) Big Data
4 44 (9.89%) Hadoop
4 44 (9.89%) MySQL
5 33 (7.42%) MongoDB
6 28 (6.29%) Relational Database
7 21 (4.72%) NoSQL
8 18 (4.04%) PostgreSQL
9 13 (2.92%) SQL Server 2016
10 12 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
10 12 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 11 (2.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 11 (2.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 9 (2.02%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 4 (0.90%) Data Mining
14 3 (0.67%) QlikView
15 2 (0.45%) Power BI
15 2 (0.45%) Redis
15 2 (0.45%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 31 (6.97%) TeamCity
2 29 (6.52%) Jenkins
3 28 (6.29%) Git (software)
4 18 (4.04%) JIRA
5 13 (2.92%) Gradle
5 13 (2.92%) Xcode
6 12 (2.70%) Android Studio
6 12 (2.70%) Vagrant
7 9 (2.02%) Selenium
7 9 (2.02%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (1.80%) CocoaPods
8 8 (1.80%) PHPUnit
9 7 (1.57%) Codeception
9 7 (1.57%) Subversion
9 7 (1.57%) Xdebug
10 6 (1.35%) Bitbucket
11 5 (1.12%) Axure RP
11 5 (1.12%) Maven
11 5 (1.12%) Visual Studio
12 3 (0.67%) GitLab
General
1 96 (21.57%) Marketing
2 78 (17.53%) Finance
3 69 (15.51%) Games
4 39 (8.76%) Manufacturing
5 33 (7.42%) Electronics
6 32 (7.19%) Telecoms
7 28 (6.29%) Advertising
8 25 (5.62%) Retail
9 18 (4.04%) Banking
10 6 (1.35%) Automotive
11 4 (0.90%) Brand Awareness
11 4 (0.90%) Local Government
12 2 (0.45%) Law
12 2 (0.45%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.22%) Interactive Media
Job Titles
1 193 (43.37%) Developer
2 77 (17.30%) .NET Developer
3 43 (9.66%) Junior
3 43 (9.66%) Junior Developer
4 42 (9.44%) Cloud Engineer
5 40 (8.99%) Architect
6 37 (8.31%) DevOps Engineer
7 35 (7.87%) Graduate
7 35 (7.87%) Graduate Developer
8 33 (7.42%) Junior .NET Developer
9 32 (7.19%) Graduate .NET Developer
10 31 (6.97%) Digital Developer
11 28 (6.29%) Cloud Architect
12 24 (5.39%) PHP Developer
12 24 (5.39%) Software Engineer
13 20 (4.49%) Analyst
14 18 (4.04%) Android Developer
14 18 (4.04%) Software Developer
15 17 (3.82%) DevOps Architect
16 16 (3.60%) Lead DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 126 (28.31%) .NET
2 91 (20.45%) ASP.NET
3 88 (19.78%) HTML
4 71 (15.96%) AngularJS
4 71 (15.96%) CSS
5 67 (15.06%) ASP.NET MVC
6 64 (14.38%) WCF
7 62 (13.93%) KnockoutJS
8 57 (12.81%) Web Services
9 52 (11.69%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 48 (10.79%) MSMQ
10 48 (10.79%) RESTful
11 43 (9.66%) Node.js
12 42 (9.44%) jQuery
13 33 (7.42%) ASP.NET MVC 5
13 33 (7.42%) ASP.NET Web API
14 31 (6.97%) .NET Framework
14 31 (6.97%) Entity Framework
14 31 (6.97%) Ninject
14 31 (6.97%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 57 (12.81%) Mobile App
2 37 (8.31%) Computer Science
3 36 (8.09%) iPhone
3 36 (8.09%) Social Media
4 34 (7.64%) Public Cloud
5 32 (7.19%) User Experience
6 25 (5.62%) Greenfield Project
7 21 (4.72%) Analytical Skills
8 16 (3.60%) BBC
9 15 (3.37%) iPad
10 8 (1.80%) Digital Media
10 8 (1.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 7 (1.57%) Replication
11 7 (1.57%) Tandem
12 6 (1.35%) Driving Licence
13 5 (1.12%) Fintech
13 5 (1.12%) Smartphone
14 4 (0.90%) Animation
14 4 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
14 4 (0.90%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 59 (13.26%) Windows
2 55 (12.36%) Linux
3 52 (11.69%) Android
4 51 (11.46%) Unix
5 19 (4.27%) Apple iOS
6 6 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (1.35%) Windows 8
6 6 (1.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (1.35%) Windows XP
7 4 (0.90%) Windows Server
8 3 (0.67%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.22%) CentOS
9 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 215 (48.31%) Agile Software Development
2 106 (23.82%) MVC
3 97 (21.80%) TDD
4 92 (20.67%) DevOps
5 86 (19.33%) Analytics
6 70 (15.73%) Web Application Development
7 67 (15.06%) Web Development
8 65 (14.61%) Digital Marketing
9 62 (13.93%) Dependency Injection
10 49 (11.01%) Open Source
11 48 (10.79%) BDD
11 48 (10.79%) Scrum
12 47 (10.56%) SEO
13 46 (10.34%) Business Intelligence
14 42 (9.44%) Software Engineering
15 39 (8.76%) Continuous Integration
16 37 (8.31%) Machine Learning
17 36 (8.09%) Kanban
18 33 (7.42%) Programme Management
19 32 (7.19%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 93 (20.90%) C#
2 88 (19.78%) SQL
3 86 (19.33%) JavaScript
4 84 (18.88%) Java
5 70 (15.73%) Python
6 62 (13.93%) Ruby
7 50 (11.24%) PHP
8 38 (8.54%) C++
9 33 (7.42%) Go
10 32 (7.19%) Shell Script
11 31 (6.97%) F#
12 16 (3.60%) Objective-C
13 12 (2.70%) Apple Swift
13 12 (2.70%) T-SQL
14 8 (1.80%) Bash Shell
15 7 (1.57%) C
16 5 (1.12%) Scala
17 3 (0.67%) ANSI SQL
17 3 (0.67%) TypeScript
18 2 (0.45%) ES6
Qualifications
1 66 (14.83%) Degree
2 8 (1.80%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (1.57%) DBS Check
4 6 (1.35%) A+ Certification
4 6 (1.35%) CCNA
4 6 (1.35%) CCNP
4 6 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (1.35%) MCP
4 6 (1.35%) MCSE
5 5 (1.12%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (0.67%) CISM
6 3 (0.67%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (7.87%) QA
2 12 (2.70%) GCP
3 6 (1.35%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.90%) GDPR
4 4 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.45%) SLA
6 1 (0.22%) HL7
6 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 40 (8.99%) Hyper-V
1 40 (8.99%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (7.19%) Docker
3 12 (2.70%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.22%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 72 (16.18%) Puppet
2 61 (13.71%) Opscode Chef
3 45 (10.11%) Ansible
4 32 (7.19%) Kibana
4 32 (7.19%) Kubernetes
5 17 (3.82%) Mesos
6 15 (3.37%) Terraform
7 7 (1.57%) Capistrano
8 6 (1.35%) Ambari
8 6 (1.35%) ZABBIX
9 3 (0.67%) Marathon
9 3 (0.67%) Packer
9 3 (0.67%) rkt
9 3 (0.67%) SCCM
10 2 (0.45%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 56 (12.58%) Twitter
2 49 (11.01%) VMware
3 32 (7.19%) SAP
4 31 (6.97%) Microsoft
5 30 (6.74%) Citrix
6 29 (6.52%) Facebook
7 26 (5.84%) Apple
8 18 (4.04%) Adobe
9 17 (3.82%) Cisco
10 16 (3.60%) Sony
10 16 (3.60%) Yahoo!
11 11 (2.47%) Red Hat
12 9 (2.02%) Hitwise
12 9 (2.02%) Juniper
12 9 (2.02%) Rackspace
13 7 (1.57%) Percona
14 6 (1.35%) Hortonworks
14 6 (1.35%) Tableau
15 5 (1.12%) DoubleClick
15 5 (1.12%) Salesforce.com