Period
to 8 August 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 8 August 2020 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
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
8 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 54 89 87
Rank change year-on-year +35 -2 +4
Permanent jobs citing Google 30 26 27
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in South Wales 3.44% 1.67% 1.89%
As % of the Vendors category 8.22% 4.55% 5.06%
Number of salaries quoted 35 22 26
Median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -9.52% +13.51% +35.04%
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,500 £28,838
90th Percentile £56,000 £77,500 £65,000
Wales median annual salary £47,500 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -9.52% +16.67% +42.12%

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 South Wales.

All Vendors
South Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 365 571 534
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 41.91% 36.70% 37.32%
Number of salaries quoted 331 510 442
Median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,747
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.23% +2.64%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £22,820
90th Percentile £58,750 £61,375 £61,250
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -

Google
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

Job postings citing Google as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in South Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Google in South Wales

Google
Salary Trend in South Wales

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Google in South Wales.

Salary trend for Google in South Wales

Google
Salary Histogram in South Wales

Salary distribution for jobs citing Google in South Wales over the 6 months to 8 August 2020.

Salary histogram for Google in South Wales

Google
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Google within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 8 August 2020. 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
Cardiff +34 23 £47,500 +26.67% 1
Newport +9 7 £47,190 -10.29% 4
Google
Wales

For the 6 months to 8 August 2020, 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Google.

1 21 (70.00%) DevOps
1 21 (70.00%) GCP
2 18 (60.00%) Kubernetes
3 13 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (40.00%) AWS
5 10 (33.33%) SQL
5 10 (33.33%) API Integration
5 10 (33.33%) Docker
5 10 (33.33%) Jenkins
5 10 (33.33%) Public Sector
6 9 (30.00%) User Experience
6 9 (30.00%) Java
6 9 (30.00%) Python
6 9 (30.00%) Service Management
6 9 (30.00%) ITSM
6 9 (30.00%) Git (software)
7 8 (26.67%) SC Cleared
7 8 (26.67%) Security Cleared
7 8 (26.67%) Spring
7 8 (26.67%) PostgreSQL
7 8 (26.67%) Apache
7 8 (26.67%) Apache Spark
7 8 (26.67%) Elasticsearch
7 8 (26.67%) ServiceNow
7 8 (26.67%) Gradle
7 8 (26.67%) Big Data
7 8 (26.67%) GitHub
7 8 (26.67%) RabbitMQ
7 8 (26.67%) Splunk
7 8 (26.67%) Spring Integration

Google
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 8 (26.67%) Apache
1 8 (26.67%) Apache Spark
1 8 (26.67%) Elasticsearch
2 2 (6.67%) CMS
2 2 (6.67%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Marvel
1 3 (10.00%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) SessionCam
Cloud Services
1 21 (70.00%) GCP
2 12 (40.00%) AWS
3 8 (26.67%) GitHub
3 8 (26.67%) Stackdriver
4 4 (13.33%) Adobe Analytics
4 4 (13.33%) Google Analytics
5 3 (10.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 3 (10.00%) Azure
5 3 (10.00%) OpenShift
6 2 (6.67%) npm
7 1 (3.33%) BrowserStack
7 1 (3.33%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) Firewall
1 1 (3.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (26.67%) Big Data
1 8 (26.67%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 9 (30.00%) Git (software)
3 8 (26.67%) Gradle
4 6 (20.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 6 (20.00%) Spinnaker
5 3 (10.00%) Axure RP
6 2 (6.67%) gulp
6 2 (6.67%) Vagrant
6 2 (6.67%) webpack
7 1 (3.33%) Artifactory
7 1 (3.33%) JMeter
7 1 (3.33%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (3.33%) Postman
7 1 (3.33%) Selenium
7 1 (3.33%) SonarQube
7 1 (3.33%) SpecFlow
7 1 (3.33%) TeamCity
General
1 10 (33.33%) Public Sector
2 5 (16.67%) Finance
3 4 (13.33%) Marketing
4 2 (6.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Developer
2 8 (26.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 8 (26.67%) Digital Developer
2 8 (26.67%) Digital Transformation
2 8 (26.67%) Senior Developer
3 3 (10.00%) Consultant
3 3 (10.00%) Designer
3 3 (10.00%) Digital Designer
3 3 (10.00%) Digital UX Designer
3 3 (10.00%) UX Designer
4 2 (6.67%) AWS Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) AWS Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Cloud Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) PHP Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Senior DevOps
4 2 (6.67%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Web Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (26.67%) RabbitMQ
1 8 (26.67%) Spring
1 8 (26.67%) Spring Integration
2 4 (13.33%) Node.js
3 3 (10.00%) AngularJS
3 3 (10.00%) CSS
3 3 (10.00%) HTML
3 3 (10.00%) React
3 3 (10.00%) Vue.js
4 1 (3.33%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 9 (30.00%) User Experience
2 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (10.00%) Cloud Native
3 3 (10.00%) Mobile App
4 2 (6.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Linux
1 1 (3.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (70.00%) DevOps
2 13 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (33.33%) API Integration
4 9 (30.00%) ITSM
4 9 (30.00%) Service Management
5 4 (13.33%) Analytics
5 4 (13.33%) Project Delivery
6 3 (10.00%) Data Science
6 3 (10.00%) Fintech
6 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure as Code
6 3 (10.00%) Prototyping
6 3 (10.00%) Scrum
6 3 (10.00%) Test Automation
6 3 (10.00%) Time Management
6 3 (10.00%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
6 3 (10.00%) Web Development
6 3 (10.00%) Wireframes
7 2 (6.67%) API Development
7 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 1 (3.33%) Customer-Centricity
Programming Languages
1 10 (33.33%) SQL
2 9 (30.00%) Java
2 9 (30.00%) Python
3 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (26.67%) SC Cleared
1 8 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 6 (20.00%) AWS Certification
3 1 (3.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (3.33%) Degree
3 1 (3.33%) Master's Degree
3 1 (3.33%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 10 (33.33%) Docker
Systems Management
1 18 (60.00%) Kubernetes
2 8 (26.67%) Grafana
2 8 (26.67%) Terraform
3 3 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) ServiceNow
1 8 (26.67%) Splunk
2 7 (23.33%) Adobe
3 4 (13.33%) Hotjar
4 3 (10.00%) Crazy Egg
5 1 (3.33%) Dynatrace
5 1 (3.33%) Maxymiser
5 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.33%) Oracle
5 1 (3.33%) Tableau
5 1 (3.33%) VMware