Period
to 23 January 2019

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 January 2019 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 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 161 112 138
Rank change year-on-year -49 +26 -10
Permanent jobs citing Google 124 262 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.58% 2.65% 1.99%
As % of the Vendors category 3.54% 5.51% 4.31%
Number of salaries quoted 95 247 210
West Midlands median annual salary £50,000 £34,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +47.06% -15.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £24,250 £21,250 £25,725
90th Percentile £80,000 £60,000 £60,125
England median annual salary £60,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +33.33% -5.26% +11.76%

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 3,502 4,755 4,826
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 44.70% 48.14% 46.26%
Number of salaries quoted 2,512 3,553 3,621
West Midlands median annual salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% - -
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £65,000 £60,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,750
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.60% +3.89%

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 January 2019.

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 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
Birmingham +22 45 £57,500 +24.32% 19
Warwickshire +13 19 £49,720 +61.69% 9
Shropshire -33 10 £41,250 +17.86% 7
Coventry -7 8 £27,000 -6.90% 4
Staffordshire -6 7 £27,000 -10.00% 4
Worcestershire -16 7 £50,000 +117.39% 5
Herefordshire -22 6 £90,000 +140.00% 2
Walsall - 2 £37,500 - 1
Solihull +3 1 £75,000 +172.73% 5
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £37,500 - 1
Dudley - 1 £21,500 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £25,000 - 1
Google
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2019, 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 85 (68.55%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (62.10%) Amazon AWS
3 58 (46.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 58 (46.77%) Microsoft
4 52 (41.94%) Google Cloud Platform
5 41 (33.06%) DevOps
5 41 (33.06%) PaaS
6 35 (28.23%) IaaS
7 34 (27.42%) Problem-Solving
7 34 (27.42%) Linux
8 32 (25.81%) Windows
9 28 (22.58%) .NET
10 27 (21.77%) Configuration Management
10 27 (21.77%) Git (software)
11 23 (18.55%) Degree
12 22 (17.74%) Software Engineering
12 22 (17.74%) VMware
12 22 (17.74%) SDLC
12 22 (17.74%) Microservices
13 21 (16.94%) Docker
13 21 (16.94%) Mentoring
13 21 (16.94%) Kubernetes
13 21 (16.94%) Mobile App
13 21 (16.94%) CMS
14 20 (16.13%) Scrum
14 20 (16.13%) Selenium
14 20 (16.13%) Big Data
15 19 (15.32%) Web Services
15 19 (15.32%) Python
16 18 (14.52%) VMware Infrastructure

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 21 (16.94%) CMS
2 11 (8.87%) Apache Spark
3 8 (6.45%) Cloud Foundry
3 8 (6.45%) IIS
3 8 (6.45%) OpenStack
4 6 (4.84%) Apache
5 5 (4.03%) Drupal
5 5 (4.03%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (2.42%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (1.61%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.81%) Jupyter
8 1 (0.81%) Umbraco
8 1 (0.81%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.81%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (4.84%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (2.42%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.61%) Maya
4 1 (0.81%) InDesign
4 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (3.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.61%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.81%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.81%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 77 (62.10%) Amazon AWS
2 58 (46.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 52 (41.94%) Google Cloud Platform
4 41 (33.06%) PaaS
5 35 (28.23%) IaaS
6 18 (14.52%) Cloud Computing
7 17 (13.71%) Google Play
8 12 (9.68%) Google Analytics
9 8 (6.45%) SaaS
10 7 (5.65%) iPaaS
10 7 (5.65%) OpenShift
11 6 (4.84%) GitHub
11 6 (4.84%) iTunes
11 6 (4.84%) TestFlight
12 5 (4.03%) G Suite
12 5 (4.03%) Google App Engine
13 4 (3.23%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 4 (3.23%) Serverless
14 3 (2.42%) AWS CloudFormation
14 3 (2.42%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.26%) Firewall
1 9 (7.26%) TCP/IP
2 6 (4.84%) Broadband
3 5 (4.03%) Internet
4 3 (2.42%) SAN
5 2 (1.61%) Intranet
6 1 (0.81%) DHCP
6 1 (0.81%) DNS
6 1 (0.81%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (0.81%) LAN
6 1 (0.81%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.81%) VoIP
6 1 (0.81%) WAN
6 1 (0.81%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (16.13%) Big Data
2 15 (12.10%) SQL Server
3 12 (9.68%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (9.68%) Hadoop
4 10 (8.06%) RDBMS
4 10 (8.06%) Relational Database
5 4 (3.23%) MySQL
6 3 (2.42%) DB2
6 3 (2.42%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.61%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.61%) Power BI
8 1 (0.81%) Amazon Redshift
8 1 (0.81%) BigQuery
8 1 (0.81%) GIS
8 1 (0.81%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.81%) RavenDB
8 1 (0.81%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (0.81%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 27 (21.77%) Git (software)
2 20 (16.13%) Selenium
3 13 (10.48%) Jenkins
4 12 (9.68%) Visual Studio
5 11 (8.87%) Vagrant
6 9 (7.26%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (6.45%) NUnit
7 8 (6.45%) Protractor
7 8 (6.45%) TeamCity
8 7 (5.65%) CircleCI
8 7 (5.65%) Codeship
8 7 (5.65%) Cucumber
8 7 (5.65%) JIRA
9 6 (4.84%) Appium
9 6 (4.84%) Genymotion
9 6 (4.84%) JMeter
9 6 (4.84%) SoapUI
9 6 (4.84%) Subversion
9 6 (4.84%) UI Automator
9 6 (4.84%) Xcode
General
1 16 (12.90%) Marketing
2 12 (9.68%) Retail
3 10 (8.06%) Finance
4 6 (4.84%) Automotive
4 6 (4.84%) Law
5 4 (3.23%) Publishing
6 2 (1.61%) Games
7 1 (0.81%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 28 (22.58%) Architect
2 22 (17.74%) DevOps Engineer
3 19 (15.32%) Developer
4 15 (12.10%) Data Architect
5 13 (10.48%) Software Engineer
6 9 (7.26%) Cloud Architect
7 8 (6.45%) Graduate
8 7 (5.65%) Lead Architect
8 7 (5.65%) Software Developer
9 6 (4.84%) Applications Engineer
9 6 (4.84%) AWS DevOps
9 6 (4.84%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 6 (4.84%) AWS Engineer
9 6 (4.84%) C# Architect
9 6 (4.84%) Consultant
9 6 (4.84%) Development Consultant
9 6 (4.84%) QA Engineer
9 6 (4.84%) Software Consultant
9 6 (4.84%) Software Development Consultant
9 6 (4.84%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (22.58%) .NET
2 19 (15.32%) Web Services
3 16 (12.90%) HTML
4 14 (11.29%) SOAP
5 11 (8.87%) CSS
6 8 (6.45%) AngularJS
6 8 (6.45%) Middleware
7 7 (5.65%) OAuth
7 7 (5.65%) SAML
7 7 (5.65%) XML
8 6 (4.84%) HTML5
8 6 (4.84%) JSON
8 6 (4.84%) Kafka
8 6 (4.84%) React
9 5 (4.03%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (4.03%) ASP.NET Web API
9 5 (4.03%) Node.js
9 5 (4.03%) REST
9 5 (4.03%) RESTful
9 5 (4.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 21 (16.94%) Mobile App
2 15 (12.10%) User Experience
3 10 (8.06%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (7.26%) Public Cloud
4 9 (7.26%) Reference Data
5 8 (6.45%) Data Centre
5 8 (6.45%) Taxonomies
6 5 (4.03%) Replication
7 4 (3.23%) Cloud Native
7 4 (3.23%) Driving Licence
7 4 (3.23%) Smart City
8 3 (2.42%) Social Media
9 2 (1.61%) Blog
9 2 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.61%) Greenfield Project
9 2 (1.61%) iPhone
9 2 (1.61%) Linux Command Line
9 2 (1.61%) Management Information System
9 2 (1.61%) Self-Motivation
10 1 (0.81%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 34 (27.42%) Linux
2 32 (25.81%) Windows
3 15 (12.10%) Android
4 12 (9.68%) Apple iOS
5 11 (8.87%) Unix
6 9 (7.26%) Windows Server
7 7 (5.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (2.42%) CentOS
8 3 (2.42%) DC/OS
8 3 (2.42%) HPUX
8 3 (2.42%) Ubuntu
8 3 (2.42%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (2.42%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.81%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.81%) Windows 7
9 1 (0.81%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (68.55%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (33.06%) DevOps
3 34 (27.42%) Problem-Solving
4 27 (21.77%) Configuration Management
5 22 (17.74%) Microservices
5 22 (17.74%) SDLC
5 22 (17.74%) Software Engineering
6 21 (16.94%) Mentoring
7 20 (16.13%) Scrum
8 17 (13.71%) Analytics
9 16 (12.90%) E-Commerce
9 16 (12.90%) Migration
10 15 (12.10%) Information Architecture
11 14 (11.29%) Continuous Integration
11 14 (11.29%) Data Architecture
11 14 (11.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 13 (10.48%) Project Management
12 13 (10.48%) SOA
12 13 (10.48%) Technical Leadership
12 13 (10.48%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 19 (15.32%) Python
2 16 (12.90%) C#
3 15 (12.10%) Java
3 15 (12.10%) JavaScript
3 15 (12.10%) SQL
4 10 (8.06%) PowerShell
5 8 (6.45%) Bash Shell
5 8 (6.45%) Perl
5 8 (6.45%) PHP
5 8 (6.45%) Shell Script
6 7 (5.65%) Ruby
7 6 (4.84%) TypeScript
8 5 (4.03%) Scala
9 3 (2.42%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.61%) R
11 1 (0.81%) C++
11 1 (0.81%) ES6
11 1 (0.81%) ES7
11 1 (0.81%) ES8
11 1 (0.81%) Rust
Qualifications
1 23 (18.55%) Degree
2 6 (4.84%) ISEB
2 6 (4.84%) ISTQB
3 2 (1.61%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.81%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.81%) MCSE
4 1 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (12.90%) QA
2 5 (4.03%) SLA
3 1 (0.81%) Actionable Recommendations
3 1 (0.81%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.81%) WAI
System Software
1 21 (16.94%) Docker
2 18 (14.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (8.87%) Virtual Machines
4 9 (7.26%) VirtualBox
5 6 (4.84%) Active Directory
6 5 (4.03%) Firmware
6 5 (4.03%) vSphere
7 4 (3.23%) Hyper-V
8 3 (2.42%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 21 (16.94%) Kubernetes
2 12 (9.68%) Ansible
2 12 (9.68%) Opscode Chef
2 12 (9.68%) Terraform
3 11 (8.87%) Packer
4 10 (8.06%) Puppet
5 8 (6.45%) Consul
6 7 (5.65%) CFEngine
7 6 (4.84%) HockeyApp
8 5 (4.03%) vMotion
9 3 (2.42%) Docker Swarm
10 1 (0.81%) AirWatch
10 1 (0.81%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 58 (46.77%) Microsoft
2 22 (17.74%) VMware
3 12 (9.68%) Atlassian
4 8 (6.45%) MobileIron
5 6 (4.84%) Cisco
6 5 (4.03%) Oracle
6 5 (4.03%) Sitecore
6 5 (4.03%) Splunk
7 3 (2.42%) New Relic
7 3 (2.42%) Red Hat
7 3 (2.42%) Sybase
8 2 (1.61%) Adobe
8 2 (1.61%) AppDynamics
8 2 (1.61%) Apple
8 2 (1.61%) Facebook
9 1 (0.81%) Hootsuite
9 1 (0.81%) hybris
9 1 (0.81%) IBM
9 1 (0.81%) Twitter
9 1 (0.81%) Xamarin