Period
to 23 May 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 May 2018 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 > West Midlands
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 110 156 155
Rank change year-on-year +46 -1 +19
Permanent jobs citing Google 242 173 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 2.59% 1.80% 1.74%
As % of the Vendors category 5.38% 4.13% 3.84%
Number of salaries quoted 215 156 194
West Midlands median annual salary £34,000 £37,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.72% +14.62% -13.33%
10th Percentile £21,250 £26,125 £23,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £56,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%

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 West Midlands.

All Vendors
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 4,499 4,192 5,410
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 48.15% 43.51% 45.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3,256 3,228 4,206
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £22,750 £24,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% -

Google
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Google in the West Midlands

Google
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Google in the West Midlands

Google
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Google in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 23 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Google in the West Midlands

Google
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 within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 23 May 2018. 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
Staffordshire +15 45 £37,500 -6.25% 14
Birmingham -2 44 £30,250 -13.57% 25
Warwickshire +17 28 £27,500 -25.68% 9
Coventry -1 27 £68,000 +18.26% 1
Solihull +31 24 £35,000 -6.67% 9
Wolverhampton 0 24 £34,000 -5.56% 3
Worcestershire +38 12 £28,750 -47.73% 1
Herefordshire +26 11 £38,750 +3.33% 1
Shropshire -8 10 £37,500 +7.14% 4
Stourbridge - 2 £45,000 -
Halesowen -9 1 £45,000 - 2
Google
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 2018, 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Google.

1 122 (50.41%) Analytics
2 84 (34.71%) Marketing
3 69 (28.51%) Twitter
4 65 (26.86%) HTML
5 60 (24.79%) Agile Software Development
5 60 (24.79%) Amazon AWS
5 60 (24.79%) AdWords
6 59 (24.38%) Google Analytics
7 58 (23.97%) Google Cloud Platform
8 50 (20.66%) JavaScript
9 48 (19.83%) Git (software)
10 47 (19.42%) Microsoft Azure
10 47 (19.42%) SQL
11 46 (19.01%) Java
12 44 (18.18%) PHP
13 42 (17.36%) Microsoft
14 41 (16.94%) CSS
14 41 (16.94%) Digital Marketing
15 39 (16.12%) Pay per click
15 39 (16.12%) E-Commerce
15 39 (16.12%) SEO
16 31 (12.81%) Python
17 30 (12.40%) Creative Thinking
18 29 (11.98%) Retail
19 28 (11.57%) IaaS
20 27 (11.16%) Degree
20 27 (11.16%) C#
21 26 (10.74%) Web Development
21 26 (10.74%) Email Marketing
21 26 (10.74%) Docker

Google
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 19 (7.85%) WordPress
2 17 (7.02%) Elasticsearch
3 12 (4.96%) CMS
4 11 (4.55%) Apache
5 10 (4.13%) Drupal
6 7 (2.89%) Confluence
7 6 (2.48%) WebSphere
8 3 (1.24%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.83%) IIS
10 1 (0.41%) nginx
10 1 (0.41%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.41%) SAS
Applications
1 19 (7.85%) Microsoft Excel
2 14 (5.79%) Microsoft Office
3 12 (4.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (1.65%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (1.24%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.83%) Blender
7 1 (0.41%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 17 (7.02%) Magento
2 7 (2.89%) Shopify
3 4 (1.65%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (1.65%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (1.24%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
5 1 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 60 (24.79%) AdWords
1 60 (24.79%) Amazon AWS
2 59 (24.38%) Google Analytics
3 58 (23.97%) Google Cloud Platform
4 47 (19.42%) Microsoft Azure
5 28 (11.57%) IaaS
6 24 (9.92%) PaaS
7 16 (6.61%) Serverless
8 11 (4.55%) MailChimp
9 9 (3.72%) SaaS
10 8 (3.31%) Basecamp
10 8 (3.31%) Google Tag Manager
11 5 (2.07%) GitHub
12 4 (1.65%) Adobe Analytics
12 4 (1.65%) AWS Lambda
12 4 (1.65%) Azure Data Factory
12 4 (1.65%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
13 3 (1.24%) Google App Engine
14 2 (0.83%) G Suite
14 2 (0.83%) Stackdriver
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.89%) Firewall
1 7 (2.89%) VPN
2 6 (2.48%) HTTP
3 4 (1.65%) Internet
3 4 (1.65%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.83%) SSH
5 1 (0.41%) DNS
5 1 (0.41%) ICMP
5 1 (0.41%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (9.50%) MySQL
2 19 (7.85%) SQL Server
3 18 (7.44%) MongoDB
4 14 (5.79%) Apache Cassandra
5 13 (5.37%) BigQuery
6 11 (4.55%) Redis
7 10 (4.13%) Bigtable
7 10 (4.13%) NoSQL
8 9 (3.72%) Big Data
9 5 (2.07%) Power BI
10 4 (1.65%) Azure SQL Database
10 4 (1.65%) Data Lake
11 3 (1.24%) GIS
11 3 (1.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (0.83%) Relational Database
12 2 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 1 (0.41%) Amazon Aurora
13 1 (0.41%) Amazon Redshift
13 1 (0.41%) Hadoop
13 1 (0.41%) HDInsight
Development Applications
1 48 (19.83%) Git (software)
2 25 (10.33%) JIRA
3 24 (9.92%) Visual Studio
4 15 (6.20%) Subversion
5 13 (5.37%) Jenkins
5 13 (5.37%) Visual Studio Team System
6 5 (2.07%) Mercurial
6 5 (2.07%) Visual Website Optimizer
7 4 (1.65%) JIRA Agile
7 4 (1.65%) SpecFlow
8 3 (1.24%) Selenium
9 2 (0.83%) Grunt
9 2 (0.83%) gulp
9 2 (0.83%) Maven
9 2 (0.83%) Moq
9 2 (0.83%) NUnit
9 2 (0.83%) PHPUnit
9 2 (0.83%) Vagrant
10 1 (0.41%) Axure RP
10 1 (0.41%) Mocha
General
1 84 (34.71%) Marketing
2 29 (11.98%) Retail
3 12 (4.96%) Automotive
3 12 (4.96%) Finance
4 11 (4.55%) Games
5 7 (2.89%) German Language
5 7 (2.89%) Manufacturing
6 5 (2.07%) Banking
7 4 (1.65%) Legal
8 3 (1.24%) Advertising
9 2 (0.83%) Brand Awareness
9 2 (0.83%) Publishing
10 1 (0.41%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 86 (35.54%) Developer
2 23 (9.50%) PHP Developer
3 21 (8.68%) Senior Developer
4 17 (7.02%) Java Developer
5 16 (6.61%) Architect
6 15 (6.20%) PPC Manager
7 14 (5.79%) Cloud Architect
7 14 (5.79%) JavaScript Developer
7 14 (5.79%) Junior
7 14 (5.79%) Marketing Executive
8 13 (5.37%) Analyst
8 13 (5.37%) Digital Executive
8 13 (5.37%) Digital Marketing Executive
8 13 (5.37%) Junior Developer
8 13 (5.37%) SEO Manager
9 12 (4.96%) Cloud Solutions Architect
9 12 (4.96%) Software Developer
9 12 (4.96%) Solutions Architect
9 12 (4.96%) Web Developer
10 11 (4.55%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 65 (26.86%) HTML
2 41 (16.94%) CSS
3 19 (7.85%) Web Services
4 18 (7.44%) HTML5
5 16 (6.61%) .NET
5 16 (6.61%) jQuery
6 15 (6.20%) AngularJS
7 14 (5.79%) CSS3
7 14 (5.79%) RESTful
8 12 (4.96%) Google Maps API
9 11 (4.55%) Memcached
10 10 (4.13%) Laravel
11 9 (3.72%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 8 (3.31%) WebSockets
12 8 (3.31%) XML
13 7 (2.89%) ASP.NET Web API
14 6 (2.48%) LAMP
14 6 (2.48%) Node.js
14 6 (2.48%) TensorFlow
15 5 (2.07%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 25 (10.33%) User Experience
2 21 (8.68%) Computer Science
3 20 (8.26%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (6.61%) Self-Motivation
4 16 (6.61%) Social Media
5 12 (4.96%) Mobile App
6 11 (4.55%) Public Cloud
7 9 (3.72%) Tandem
8 7 (2.89%) Augmented Reality
8 7 (2.89%) Data Centre
8 7 (2.89%) Private Cloud
9 6 (2.48%) Algorithms
9 6 (2.48%) Blog
10 5 (2.07%) Hybrid Cloud
11 4 (1.65%) Greenfield Project
11 4 (1.65%) Management Information System
12 3 (1.24%) Data Structures
12 3 (1.24%) Digital Media
13 2 (0.83%) Fintech
13 2 (0.83%) Oculus Rift
Operating Systems
1 20 (8.26%) Linux
2 12 (4.96%) Windows
3 11 (4.55%) Android
4 6 (2.48%) Unix
5 3 (1.24%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.83%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.83%) Mac OS
6 2 (0.83%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.41%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.41%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.41%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (50.41%) Analytics
2 60 (24.79%) Agile Software Development
3 41 (16.94%) Digital Marketing
4 39 (16.12%) E-Commerce
4 39 (16.12%) Pay per click
4 39 (16.12%) SEO
5 30 (12.40%) Creative Thinking
6 26 (10.74%) Email Marketing
6 26 (10.74%) Presales
6 26 (10.74%) Web Development
7 25 (10.33%) Lead Generation
8 24 (9.92%) Unit Testing
9 23 (9.50%) Open Source
10 22 (9.09%) Test Automation
11 20 (8.26%) Marketing Strategy
12 18 (7.44%) Microservices
13 17 (7.02%) Project Management
14 16 (6.61%) CRM
15 15 (6.20%) Stakeholder Management
16 14 (5.79%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 50 (20.66%) JavaScript
2 47 (19.42%) SQL
3 46 (19.01%) Java
4 44 (18.18%) PHP
5 31 (12.81%) Python
6 27 (11.16%) C#
7 20 (8.26%) C++
8 17 (7.02%) Go
9 15 (6.20%) PHP 5
10 13 (5.37%) Java 8
11 7 (2.89%) C
11 7 (2.89%) PowerShell
12 6 (2.48%) Perl
12 6 (2.48%) Ruby
13 5 (2.07%) R
14 4 (1.65%) Apple Swift
14 4 (1.65%) Java 9
14 4 (1.65%) Objective-C
14 4 (1.65%) U-SQL
15 3 (1.24%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 27 (11.16%) Degree
2 8 (3.31%) Computer Science Degree
3 5 (2.07%) Sun Certification
4 4 (1.65%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.41%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (0.41%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.65%) QA
2 3 (1.24%) GCP
3 2 (0.83%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (10.74%) Docker
2 19 (7.85%) Active Directory
3 6 (2.48%) Hyper-V
3 6 (2.48%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (1.65%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.41%) KVM
5 1 (0.41%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 17 (7.02%) Kubernetes
2 9 (3.72%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (1.65%) Puppet
4 3 (1.24%) Terraform
5 2 (0.83%) Ansible
6 1 (0.41%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.41%) CFEngine
6 1 (0.41%) Matomo
6 1 (0.41%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 69 (28.51%) Twitter
2 42 (17.36%) Microsoft
3 18 (7.44%) DoubleClick
4 15 (6.20%) Facebook
5 11 (4.55%) VMware
6 8 (3.31%) Apple
6 8 (3.31%) IBM
7 6 (2.48%) hybris
7 6 (2.48%) SAP
7 6 (2.48%) Tableau
8 5 (2.07%) Adobe
8 5 (2.07%) Oracle
8 5 (2.07%) Salesforce.com
9 4 (1.65%) Screaming Frog
9 4 (1.65%) ServiceNow
10 3 (1.24%) DeepCrawl
11 2 (0.83%) Hotjar
11 2 (0.83%) Yahoo!
11 2 (0.83%) Zend
12 1 (0.41%) Omniture