Period
to 15 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Google Play skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Google Play over the 6 months to 15 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Play
England > West Midlands
6 months to
15 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 261 299 315
Rank change year-on-year +38 +16 +7
Permanent jobs citing Google Play 17 16 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.22% 0.16% 0.048%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.06% 1.02% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 8 15 5
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £35,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +35.71% -2.78% +41.18%
10th Percentile £33,750 £30,000 £30,000
90th Percentile £52,500 £42,250 £48,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% +11.11%

Google Play is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 1,608 1,563 1,217
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 20.78% 16.05% 11.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1,237 1,234 901
West Midlands median annual salary £46,000 £42,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.24% -3.41% +10.00%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £70,000 £66,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%

Google Play
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Google Play in the West Midlands

Google Play
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Google Play in the West Midlands

Google Play
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Google Play in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 15 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Google Play in the West Midlands

Google Play
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Google Play within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 15 January 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
Warwickshire - 8 £50,000 -
Coventry - 6 - -
Walsall - 2 £37,500 - 1
Worcestershire - 1 £45,000 -
Google Play
England

For the 6 months to 15 January 2019, IT jobs citing Google Play 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Google Play.

1 17 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 17 (100.00%) Google
1 17 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 14 (82.35%) Selenium
2 14 (82.35%) Git (software)
3 11 (64.71%) Android
4 10 (58.82%) .NET
5 9 (52.94%) Visual Studio
6 8 (47.06%) SQL
6 8 (47.06%) IIS
6 8 (47.06%) Configuration Management
6 8 (47.06%) Scrum
6 8 (47.06%) NUnit
6 8 (47.06%) Migration
6 8 (47.06%) VMware
6 8 (47.06%) PowerShell
6 8 (47.06%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (47.06%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (47.06%) MobileIron
6 8 (47.06%) Apple iOS
6 8 (47.06%) DevOps
6 8 (47.06%) High Availability
6 8 (47.06%) Protractor
6 8 (47.06%) SDLC
6 8 (47.06%) Virtual Machines
6 8 (47.06%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 7 (41.18%) Problem-Solving
7 7 (41.18%) Collaborative Working
7 7 (41.18%) Customer Requirements

Google Play
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (47.06%) IIS
2 2 (11.76%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 8 (47.06%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (35.29%) iTunes
2 6 (35.29%) TestFlight
3 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (35.29%) Broadband
2 3 (17.65%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 14 (82.35%) Git (software)
1 14 (82.35%) Selenium
2 9 (52.94%) Visual Studio
3 8 (47.06%) NUnit
3 8 (47.06%) Protractor
3 8 (47.06%) Team Foundation Server
4 6 (35.29%) Appium
4 6 (35.29%) Cucumber
4 6 (35.29%) Genymotion
4 6 (35.29%) JIRA
4 6 (35.29%) Subversion
4 6 (35.29%) UI Automator
4 6 (35.29%) Xcode
5 1 (5.88%) Moq
5 1 (5.88%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 7 (41.18%) Retail
2 2 (11.76%) Games
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) Applications Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) Mobile Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) QA Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Developer
4 2 (11.76%) .NET Developer
4 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 2 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (11.76%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (11.76%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (58.82%) .NET
2 6 (35.29%) JSON
2 6 (35.29%) XML
3 2 (11.76%) AngularJS
3 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
3 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (11.76%) CSS
3 2 (11.76%) HTML
3 2 (11.76%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 17 (100.00%) Mobile App
2 7 (41.18%) User Experience
3 2 (11.76%) iPhone
4 1 (5.88%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Android
2 8 (47.06%) Apple iOS
3 7 (41.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (47.06%) Configuration Management
2 8 (47.06%) DevOps
2 8 (47.06%) High Availability
2 8 (47.06%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 8 (47.06%) Migration
2 8 (47.06%) Scrum
2 8 (47.06%) SDLC
3 7 (41.18%) Collaborative Working
3 7 (41.18%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (41.18%) Customer Requirements
3 7 (41.18%) Problem-Solving
3 7 (41.18%) Software Delivery
4 6 (35.29%) API Development
4 6 (35.29%) Continuous Delivery
4 6 (35.29%) Customer-Centricity
4 6 (35.29%) Issue Tracking
4 6 (35.29%) Lean Thinking
4 6 (35.29%) Manual Testing
4 6 (35.29%) Personalization
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) PowerShell
1 8 (47.06%) SQL
2 3 (17.65%) C#
3 2 (11.76%) JavaScript
4 1 (5.88%) XAML
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) ISEB
1 6 (35.29%) ISTQB
2 4 (23.53%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (35.29%) QA
System Software
1 8 (47.06%) Virtual Machines
1 8 (47.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (35.29%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 6 (35.29%) HockeyApp
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Google
2 8 (47.06%) MobileIron
2 8 (47.06%) VMware
3 1 (5.88%) Apple
3 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.88%) Xamarin