Period
to 20 November 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 20 November 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
20 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 124 134 185
Rank change year-on-year +10 +51 -48
Permanent jobs citing Google 196 233 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 2.31% 2.31% 1.46%
As % of the Vendors category 5.17% 4.98% 3.17%
Number of salaries quoted 175 229 157
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - -6.67%
10th Percentile £20,850 £21,450 £23,500
90th Percentile £67,750 £52,750 £62,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +13.40% +2.11% +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 3,790 4,680 5,197
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 44.68% 46.32% 45.95%
Number of salaries quoted 2,774 3,623 3,818
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £24,250 £23,500 £22,750
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £61,250
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +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 20 November 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 20 November 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
Birmingham +47 80 £42,500 +30.77% 21
Warwickshire +39 23 £32,500 -4.41% 3
Staffordshire +15 21 £32,000 -8.57% 9
Solihull +15 12 £26,750 +10.31%
Shropshire -29 12 £41,250 +17.86% 9
Wolverhampton - 11 £34,000 -
Worcestershire +13 10 £36,250 +57.61% 3
Herefordshire -8 9 £90,000 +132.26% 3
Coventry -14 8 £40,000 +37.93% 1
Dudley - 2 £21,500 -
Halesowen +41 1 - - 5
Walsall -3 1 £37,500 - 1
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £37,500 - 2
Google
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 72 (36.73%) Agile Software Development
1 72 (36.73%) Marketing
2 67 (34.18%) Analytics
3 64 (32.65%) Amazon AWS
4 59 (30.10%) Twitter
5 44 (22.45%) Microsoft
5 44 (22.45%) Microsoft Azure
6 43 (21.94%) Digital Marketing
7 40 (20.41%) Google Analytics
7 40 (20.41%) SEO
8 39 (19.90%) Degree
8 39 (19.90%) PaaS
8 39 (19.90%) Google Cloud Platform
9 38 (19.39%) E-Commerce
9 38 (19.39%) HTML
10 35 (17.86%) JavaScript
10 35 (17.86%) IaaS
11 32 (16.33%) Creative Thinking
12 31 (15.82%) DevOps
12 31 (15.82%) AdWords
12 31 (15.82%) SQL
12 31 (15.82%) .NET
12 31 (15.82%) Linux
12 31 (15.82%) Retail
13 30 (15.31%) Pay per click
13 30 (15.31%) Git (software)
14 29 (14.80%) Social Media
15 28 (14.29%) C#
16 27 (13.78%) Problem-Solving
17 26 (13.27%) CSS

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 17 (8.67%) CMS
2 9 (4.59%) WordPress
3 8 (4.08%) Apache Spark
3 8 (4.08%) Cloud Foundry
3 8 (4.08%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (4.08%) IIS
3 8 (4.08%) OpenStack
4 7 (3.57%) Apache
5 1 (0.51%) Joomla!
5 1 (0.51%) Jupyter
5 1 (0.51%) Sitefinity
5 1 (0.51%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (4.59%) Photoshop
2 5 (2.55%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (1.53%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (1.53%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (1.02%) Maya
4 2 (1.02%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.51%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 5 (2.55%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 64 (32.65%) Amazon AWS
2 44 (22.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 40 (20.41%) Google Analytics
4 39 (19.90%) Google Cloud Platform
4 39 (19.90%) PaaS
5 35 (17.86%) IaaS
6 31 (15.82%) AdWords
7 15 (7.65%) Cloud Computing
8 7 (3.57%) GitHub
8 7 (3.57%) iPaaS
8 7 (3.57%) OpenShift
9 6 (3.06%) Google Play
9 6 (3.06%) Google Tag Manager
9 6 (3.06%) SaaS
10 5 (2.55%) MailChimp
11 4 (2.04%) Fastly
11 4 (2.04%) Stackdriver
12 3 (1.53%) G Suite
13 2 (1.02%) Asana
13 2 (1.02%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (6.12%) TCP/IP
2 7 (3.57%) Internet
3 3 (1.53%) Firewall
3 3 (1.53%) HTTP
4 2 (1.02%) SMS
5 1 (0.51%) Bluetooth
5 1 (0.51%) DHCP
5 1 (0.51%) DNS
5 1 (0.51%) FlexRay
5 1 (0.51%) LAN
5 1 (0.51%) WAN
5 1 (0.51%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.51%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (12.24%) SQL Server
2 16 (8.16%) Big Data
3 14 (7.14%) MySQL
4 11 (5.61%) Data Warehouse
4 11 (5.61%) MongoDB
4 11 (5.61%) Relational Database
5 10 (5.10%) RDBMS
6 8 (4.08%) Apache Cassandra
7 6 (3.06%) BigQuery
7 6 (3.06%) Hadoop
7 6 (3.06%) Redis
8 5 (2.55%) NoSQL
9 4 (2.04%) Bigtable
9 4 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
10 3 (1.53%) DB2
10 3 (1.53%) Oracle Database
10 3 (1.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (1.02%) Power BI
12 1 (0.51%) Blockchain
12 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 30 (15.31%) Git (software)
2 15 (7.65%) Selenium
3 13 (6.63%) Visual Studio
4 12 (6.12%) Jenkins
5 9 (4.59%) Vagrant
6 7 (3.57%) TeamCity
7 6 (3.06%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (2.55%) CircleCI
8 5 (2.55%) Codeship
8 5 (2.55%) NUnit
8 5 (2.55%) Protractor
9 4 (2.04%) JIRA
9 4 (2.04%) JMeter
9 4 (2.04%) SoapUI
10 3 (1.53%) Subversion
10 3 (1.53%) WebDriver
11 2 (1.02%) Bitbucket
11 2 (1.02%) Octopus Deploy
11 2 (1.02%) SonarQube
11 2 (1.02%) SpecFlow
General
1 72 (36.73%) Marketing
2 31 (15.82%) Retail
3 15 (7.65%) Finance
4 8 (4.08%) Games
5 7 (3.57%) Brand Awareness
6 4 (2.04%) Automotive
6 4 (2.04%) Law
6 4 (2.04%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.02%) Publishing
8 1 (0.51%) Banking
8 1 (0.51%) Electronics
8 1 (0.51%) French Language
8 1 (0.51%) German Language
Job Titles
1 49 (25.00%) Developer
2 26 (13.27%) Architect
3 15 (7.65%) DevOps Engineer
4 14 (7.14%) Data Architect
4 14 (7.14%) PHP Developer
5 13 (6.63%) Marketing Executive
6 12 (6.12%) Senior Developer
6 12 (6.12%) Web Developer
7 11 (5.61%) Analyst
7 11 (5.61%) Digital Executive
7 11 (5.61%) Marketing Manager
8 10 (5.10%) Digital Marketing Executive
8 10 (5.10%) Software Engineer
9 9 (4.59%) Digital Marketing Manager
10 8 (4.08%) Cloud Architect
10 8 (4.08%) Full Stack Developer
10 8 (4.08%) Java Developer
11 7 (3.57%) .NET Developer
11 7 (3.57%) Lead Developer
12 6 (3.06%) Graduate
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (19.39%) HTML
2 31 (15.82%) .NET
3 26 (13.27%) CSS
4 23 (11.73%) Web Services
5 16 (8.16%) SOAP
6 14 (7.14%) jQuery
7 11 (5.61%) AngularJS
8 9 (4.59%) Node.js
9 8 (4.08%) ASP.NET Web API
9 8 (4.08%) HTML5
9 8 (4.08%) Kafka
9 8 (4.08%) Middleware
10 7 (3.57%) OAuth
10 7 (3.57%) SAML
11 6 (3.06%) ASP.NET
11 6 (3.06%) CSS3
11 6 (3.06%) Laravel
11 6 (3.06%) Memcached
11 6 (3.06%) RESTful
11 6 (3.06%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (14.80%) Social Media
2 16 (8.16%) User Experience
3 13 (6.63%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (5.10%) Self-Motivation
5 9 (4.59%) Reference Data
6 8 (4.08%) Mobile App
6 8 (4.08%) Taxonomies
7 7 (3.57%) Public Cloud
8 6 (3.06%) Computer Science
9 5 (2.55%) Algorithms
9 5 (2.55%) Blog
9 5 (2.55%) Data Centre
10 4 (2.04%) iPhone
10 4 (2.04%) Management Information System
11 3 (1.53%) Tandem
12 2 (1.02%) BBC
12 2 (1.02%) Data Structures
12 2 (1.02%) Robotics
13 1 (0.51%) Infotainment
13 1 (0.51%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 31 (15.82%) Linux
2 25 (12.76%) Windows
3 11 (5.61%) Unix
4 6 (3.06%) Android
5 5 (2.55%) Apple iOS
5 5 (2.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.53%) HPUX
6 3 (1.53%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.51%) CentOS
7 1 (0.51%) DC/OS
7 1 (0.51%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.51%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.51%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (36.73%) Agile Software Development
2 67 (34.18%) Analytics
3 43 (21.94%) Digital Marketing
4 40 (20.41%) SEO
5 38 (19.39%) E-Commerce
6 32 (16.33%) Creative Thinking
7 31 (15.82%) DevOps
8 30 (15.31%) Pay per click
9 27 (13.78%) Problem-Solving
10 25 (12.76%) Mentoring
11 24 (12.24%) Marketing Strategy
11 24 (12.24%) Microservices
12 23 (11.73%) Email Marketing
13 20 (10.20%) Configuration Management
14 18 (9.18%) Software Engineering
14 18 (9.18%) Web Design
14 18 (9.18%) Web Development
15 17 (8.67%) Continuous Integration
15 17 (8.67%) Lead Generation
15 17 (8.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 35 (17.86%) JavaScript
2 31 (15.82%) SQL
3 28 (14.29%) C#
4 25 (12.76%) Java
5 24 (12.24%) PHP
6 22 (11.22%) Python
7 8 (4.08%) Shell Script
8 7 (3.57%) R
8 7 (3.57%) T-SQL
9 6 (3.06%) Go
9 6 (3.06%) Perl
9 6 (3.06%) PowerShell
10 5 (2.55%) Bash Shell
10 5 (2.55%) C++
11 4 (2.04%) C
11 4 (2.04%) Java 8
11 4 (2.04%) PHP 5
11 4 (2.04%) Scala
11 4 (2.04%) VB.NET
11 4 (2.04%) XPath
Qualifications
1 39 (19.90%) Degree
2 4 (2.04%) PhD
3 3 (1.53%) ISEB
3 3 (1.53%) ISTQB
4 2 (1.02%) MCSE
4 2 (1.02%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.51%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (0.51%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.57%) QA
2 1 (0.51%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.51%) SLA
2 1 (0.51%) WAI
System Software
1 20 (10.20%) Docker
2 10 (5.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.06%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (2.55%) Active Directory
5 2 (1.02%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.51%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 21 (10.71%) Kubernetes
2 14 (7.14%) Terraform
3 9 (4.59%) Packer
4 8 (4.08%) Consul
4 8 (4.08%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (3.57%) Ansible
6 6 (3.06%) Puppet
7 5 (2.55%) CFEngine
8 2 (1.02%) AirWatch
8 2 (1.02%) cPanel
9 1 (0.51%) Docker Swarm
9 1 (0.51%) Matomo
9 1 (0.51%) Rundeck
9 1 (0.51%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 59 (30.10%) Twitter
2 44 (22.45%) Microsoft
3 14 (7.14%) Facebook
4 13 (6.63%) VMware
5 8 (4.08%) Atlassian
6 6 (3.06%) Adobe
7 5 (2.55%) Apple
7 5 (2.55%) MobileIron
8 4 (2.04%) DoubleClick
8 4 (2.04%) Hootsuite
8 4 (2.04%) Salesforce.com
9 3 (1.53%) HubSpot
9 3 (1.53%) IBM
9 3 (1.53%) Oracle
9 3 (1.53%) Red Hat
9 3 (1.53%) Screaming Frog
9 3 (1.53%) Splunk
9 3 (1.53%) Sybase
10 2 (1.02%) AppDynamics
10 2 (1.02%) Zend