Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 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
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 129 192 127
Rank change year-on-year +63 -65 +89
Permanent jobs citing Google 235 165 230
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 2.30% 1.45% 2.12%
As % of the Vendors category 4.95% 3.16% 4.54%
Number of salaries quoted 230 157 197
West Midlands median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £21,475 £23,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £52,625 £62,500 £47,500
England median annual salary £49,000 £47,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.16% +11.76% -2.30%

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 4743 5228 5069
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 46.51% 45.88% 46.69%
Number of salaries quoted 3675 3845 4205
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £23,500 £22,750 £23,750
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +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 21 November 2017.

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 21 November 2017. 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
Shropshire +33 60 £35,000 +40.00% 3
Birmingham +23 37 £32,500 -33.33% 10
Coventry +45 33 £29,000 -22.67% 8
Staffordshire -12 29 £35,000 -6.67% 7
Warwickshire +10 28 £34,000 -2.86% 4
Herefordshire +8 16 £38,750 +40.91% 1
Worcestershire -17 7 £23,000 -29.23% 3
Solihull -4 2 £24,250 -35.33% 5
Halesowen -37 2 - -
Walsall +5 1 £37,500 +2.74%
Google
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT jobs citing Google also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Google.

1 96 (40.85%) HTML
2 79 (33.62%) CSS
3 73 (31.06%) JavaScript
4 71 (30.21%) Marketing
5 67 (28.51%) Analytics
6 66 (28.09%) Agile Software Development
7 53 (22.55%) Java
7 53 (22.55%) Google Analytics
8 49 (20.85%) MySQL
9 45 (19.15%) PHP
10 44 (18.72%) SEO
11 43 (18.30%) C#
12 42 (17.87%) .NET
13 38 (16.17%) Twitter
14 37 (15.74%) SQL Server
14 37 (15.74%) AdWords
15 36 (15.32%) SQL
15 36 (15.32%) Microsoft
15 36 (15.32%) Git (software)
15 36 (15.32%) Amazon AWS
16 35 (14.89%) Linux
17 34 (14.47%) QA
18 33 (14.04%) Retail
18 33 (14.04%) OO
18 33 (14.04%) Web Services
18 33 (14.04%) HTML5
19 32 (13.62%) jQuery
19 32 (13.62%) E-Commerce
19 32 (13.62%) Finance
20 31 (13.19%) RESTful

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 22 (9.36%) CMS
2 18 (7.66%) WordPress
3 17 (7.23%) Apache
4 8 (3.40%) Joomla!
5 7 (2.98%) Drupal
6 6 (2.55%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.43%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.43%) IIS
7 1 (0.43%) JBoss
7 1 (0.43%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.43%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.43%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.43%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (3.83%) Microsoft Excel
1 9 (3.83%) Photoshop
2 8 (3.40%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (2.98%) Microsoft Office
4 6 (2.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (1.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 21 (8.94%) Magento
2 8 (3.40%) OpenCart
3 7 (2.98%) Shopify
4 1 (0.43%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 53 (22.55%) Google Analytics
2 37 (15.74%) AdWords
3 36 (15.32%) Amazon AWS
4 27 (11.49%) Google Cloud Platform
5 25 (10.64%) Google Play
6 19 (8.09%) Microsoft Azure
7 12 (5.11%) GitHub
8 9 (3.83%) G Suite
9 7 (2.98%) Basecamp
9 7 (2.98%) PaaS
10 5 (2.13%) SaaS
11 4 (1.70%) IaaS
12 3 (1.28%) Google Tag Manager
13 2 (0.85%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 2 (0.85%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 2 (0.85%) AWS CloudFormation
13 2 (0.85%) Datadog
13 2 (0.85%) Office 365
13 2 (0.85%) Serverless
14 1 (0.43%) MailChimp
Communications & Networking
1 17 (7.23%) Internet
2 11 (4.68%) HTTP
3 8 (3.40%) DNS
4 7 (2.98%) TCP/IP
4 7 (2.98%) VPN
5 5 (2.13%) 802.11
5 5 (2.13%) DHCP
6 3 (1.28%) Firewall
7 2 (0.85%) Skype
7 2 (0.85%) SMTP
8 1 (0.43%) SSH
8 1 (0.43%) VoIP
8 1 (0.43%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (20.85%) MySQL
2 37 (15.74%) SQL Server
3 19 (8.09%) MongoDB
4 15 (6.38%) NoSQL
5 8 (3.40%) Redis
6 6 (2.55%) RavenDB
7 5 (2.13%) Neo4j
8 4 (1.70%) BigQuery
9 3 (1.28%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (1.28%) SQL Server 2014
10 2 (0.85%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.85%) QlikView
10 2 (0.85%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.85%) SQL Server 2016
10 2 (0.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.43%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 36 (15.32%) Git (software)
2 25 (10.64%) Xcode
3 19 (8.09%) JIRA
3 19 (8.09%) Subversion
4 18 (7.66%) Android Studio
4 18 (7.66%) Eclipse
5 10 (4.26%) PHPUnit
6 9 (3.83%) Team Foundation Server
7 8 (3.40%) gulp
7 8 (3.40%) TeamCity
7 8 (3.40%) Visual Studio
8 6 (2.55%) Octopus Deploy
9 5 (2.13%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 4 (1.70%) Jenkins
10 4 (1.70%) Mercurial
11 3 (1.28%) SpecFlow
12 2 (0.85%) Axure RP
12 2 (0.85%) Vagrant
12 2 (0.85%) Visual Studio Team System
12 2 (0.85%) Xdebug
General
1 71 (30.21%) Marketing
2 33 (14.04%) Retail
3 32 (13.62%) Finance
4 25 (10.64%) Banking
5 17 (7.23%) Electronics
6 16 (6.81%) Games
7 6 (2.55%) Legal
8 4 (1.70%) Mandarin Language
8 4 (1.70%) Manufacturing
9 3 (1.28%) Advertising
10 2 (0.85%) Automotive
10 2 (0.85%) Back Office
10 2 (0.85%) Brand Awareness
11 1 (0.43%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 129 (54.89%) Developer
2 36 (15.32%) PHP Developer
3 21 (8.94%) Analyst
4 18 (7.66%) iOS Developer
5 16 (6.81%) Java Developer
5 16 (6.81%) Senior Developer
6 15 (6.38%) Lead Developer
7 14 (5.96%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 13 (5.53%) .NET Developer
8 13 (5.53%) JavaScript Developer
9 12 (5.11%) Applications Developer
9 12 (5.11%) C# Developer
9 12 (5.11%) Junior
9 12 (5.11%) Junior Developer
9 12 (5.11%) Software Developer
9 12 (5.11%) Web Developer
10 10 (4.26%) HTML CSS Developer
10 10 (4.26%) HTML Developer
10 10 (4.26%) Marketing Executive
10 10 (4.26%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (40.85%) HTML
2 79 (33.62%) CSS
3 42 (17.87%) .NET
4 33 (14.04%) HTML5
4 33 (14.04%) Web Services
5 32 (13.62%) jQuery
6 31 (13.19%) RESTful
7 25 (10.64%) Android SDK
8 21 (8.94%) .NET Framework
8 21 (8.94%) AngularJS
8 21 (8.94%) CSS3
8 21 (8.94%) iOS SDK
9 20 (8.51%) Laravel
10 18 (7.66%) JSON
10 18 (7.66%) LAMP
10 18 (7.66%) REST
11 17 (7.23%) XML
12 15 (6.38%) ASP.NET Web API
13 12 (5.11%) ASP.NET
13 12 (5.11%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 24 (10.21%) Mobile App
2 23 (9.79%) Algorithms
3 18 (7.66%) User Experience
4 16 (6.81%) Computer Science
4 16 (6.81%) Social Media
5 13 (5.53%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (3.83%) Video\Live Streaming
7 7 (2.98%) Greenfield Project
7 7 (2.98%) Tandem
8 4 (1.70%) BBC
8 4 (1.70%) Blog
8 4 (1.70%) Graphic Design
8 4 (1.70%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.28%) Clustering
9 3 (1.28%) Data Structures
9 3 (1.28%) Fintech
9 3 (1.28%) Replication
10 2 (0.85%) Linux Command Line
10 2 (0.85%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.43%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 35 (14.89%) Linux
2 28 (11.91%) Android
3 22 (9.36%) Apple iOS
4 14 (5.96%) Windows
5 6 (2.55%) Unix
5 6 (2.55%) Windows 7
5 6 (2.55%) Windows 8
5 6 (2.55%) Windows Vista
6 5 (2.13%) CentOS
6 5 (2.13%) Windows 10
7 3 (1.28%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.85%) DC/OS
8 2 (0.85%) Debian
8 2 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.85%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.43%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.43%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (28.51%) Analytics
2 66 (28.09%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (18.72%) SEO
4 33 (14.04%) OO
5 32 (13.62%) E-Commerce
6 30 (12.77%) MVC
7 29 (12.34%) Microservices
7 29 (12.34%) Open Source
7 29 (12.34%) Web Development
8 28 (11.91%) Pay per click
8 28 (11.91%) Test Automation
9 26 (11.06%) Digital Marketing
10 22 (9.36%) Mentoring
11 21 (8.94%) iOS Development
11 21 (8.94%) OOP
12 20 (8.51%) Continuous Integration
12 20 (8.51%) Mathematics
12 20 (8.51%) Mobile Development
13 19 (8.09%) Android Development
13 19 (8.09%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 73 (31.06%) JavaScript
2 53 (22.55%) Java
3 45 (19.15%) PHP
4 43 (18.30%) C#
5 36 (15.32%) SQL
6 29 (12.34%) Python
7 22 (9.36%) C
7 22 (9.36%) Objective-C
8 15 (6.38%) C++
9 13 (5.53%) R
10 11 (4.68%) F#
11 10 (4.26%) PHP 5
12 8 (3.40%) MATLAB
12 8 (3.40%) T-SQL
13 7 (2.98%) PowerShell
14 6 (2.55%) Go
15 5 (2.13%) VB
16 4 (1.70%) Ruby
17 2 (0.85%) Perl
17 2 (0.85%) XPath
Qualifications
1 28 (11.91%) Degree
2 10 (4.26%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (3.40%) MCSE
3 8 (3.40%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (2.98%) Master's Degree
5 6 (2.55%) CCNA
5 6 (2.55%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (2.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 4 (1.70%) PhD
8 3 (1.28%) Numerate Degree
9 2 (0.85%) ISTQB
9 2 (0.85%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.43%) CCNP
10 1 (0.43%) DBS Check
10 1 (0.43%) ISEB
10 1 (0.43%) MCP
10 1 (0.43%) MCSA
10 1 (0.43%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (14.47%) QA
2 8 (3.40%) SLA
3 1 (0.43%) GCP
System Software
1 20 (8.51%) Docker
2 11 (4.68%) Active Directory
3 10 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (2.55%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.85%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (0.85%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.43%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.43%) HDFS
6 1 (0.43%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (3.83%) Kubernetes
2 8 (3.40%) Terraform
3 6 (2.55%) SCCM
4 5 (2.13%) AirWatch
5 4 (1.70%) Ansible
5 4 (1.70%) Packer
5 4 (1.70%) Puppet
6 3 (1.28%) Kibana
6 3 (1.28%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (0.85%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (0.43%) Galera Cluster
8 1 (0.43%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 38 (16.17%) Twitter
2 36 (15.32%) Microsoft
3 14 (5.96%) Apple
4 11 (4.68%) Facebook
4 11 (4.68%) VMware
5 8 (3.40%) Adobe
5 8 (3.40%) Progress
6 5 (2.13%) Dell
6 5 (2.13%) HP
6 5 (2.13%) Telerik
6 5 (2.13%) Zend
7 3 (1.28%) Oracle
7 3 (1.28%) Red Hat
7 3 (1.28%) Reuters
7 3 (1.28%) Sitecore
7 3 (1.28%) Yahoo!
8 2 (0.85%) Capita
8 2 (0.85%) New Relic
8 2 (0.85%) Splunk
9 1 (0.43%) DoubleClick