Period
to 22 August 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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 146 96 186
Rank change year-on-year -50 +90 +3
Permanent jobs citing Google 142 262 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.86% 2.90% 1.46%
As % of the Vendors category 3.93% 6.30% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 117 245 123
West Midlands median annual salary £55,000 £34,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +61.76% -2.86% +7.69%
10th Percentile £30,500 £21,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £62,500 £55,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +20.00% - +11.11%

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 3,614 4,157 4,349
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 47.45% 46.08% 43.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2,916 3,040 3,384
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.51% +5.63% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £23,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £69,125 £65,000 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.06%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 +11 59 £61,500 +53.75% 27
Herefordshire -4 29 £45,000 -17.43% 3
Warwickshire -19 19 £52,500 +64.06% 4
Coventry +6 10 £50,000 +25.00% 2
Dudley +2 6 £25,000 +16.28%
Solihull -29 5 £82,500 +177.31% 1
Staffordshire -30 4 £36,250 +6.62% 5
Shropshire -1 1 £25,000 -16.67% 1
Google
England

For the 6 months to 22 August 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.

1 101 (71.13%) GCP
2 88 (61.97%) AWS
3 82 (57.75%) Azure
4 70 (49.30%) Agile Software Development
5 41 (28.87%) Scrum
6 34 (23.94%) Software Engineering
6 34 (23.94%) .NET
6 34 (23.94%) Python
7 29 (20.42%) C#
7 29 (20.42%) Microsoft
7 29 (20.42%) .NET Core
8 28 (19.72%) DevOps
9 27 (19.01%) Docker
10 25 (17.61%) SQL
11 22 (15.49%) HTML
11 22 (15.49%) ASP.NET
11 22 (15.49%) Mobile Development
12 20 (14.08%) Node.js
13 19 (13.38%) SQL Server
14 18 (12.68%) Linux
14 18 (12.68%) Kubernetes
14 18 (12.68%) Analytics
15 17 (11.97%) Jenkins
15 17 (11.97%) Microservices
15 17 (11.97%) Public Cloud
15 17 (11.97%) Java
16 16 (11.27%) Continuous Integration
16 16 (11.27%) Serverless
17 15 (10.56%) Decision-Making
17 15 (10.56%) Cloud Native

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 7 (4.93%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (4.23%) SAS
3 4 (2.82%) Anypoint
3 4 (2.82%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.70%) CMS
4 1 (0.70%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (3.52%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.82%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (2.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (2.11%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (2.11%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.70%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 101 (71.13%) GCP
2 88 (61.97%) AWS
3 82 (57.75%) Azure
4 16 (11.27%) Serverless
5 14 (9.86%) PaaS
5 14 (9.86%) SaaS
6 12 (8.45%) G Suite
7 8 (5.63%) IaaS
8 4 (2.82%) Apigee
8 4 (2.82%) AWS Lambda
8 4 (2.82%) OpenShift
8 4 (2.82%) Power Platform
9 3 (2.11%) AWS CloudFormation
9 3 (2.11%) GitHub
9 3 (2.11%) Google Analytics
9 3 (2.11%) Lucidchart
10 2 (1.41%) Google Docs
11 1 (0.70%) AdWords
11 1 (0.70%) Amazon CloudWatch
11 1 (0.70%) Google Sheets
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.52%) Firewall
2 2 (1.41%) DNS
3 1 (0.70%) DHCP
3 1 (0.70%) ICMP
3 1 (0.70%) Network Security
3 1 (0.70%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (13.38%) SQL Server
2 14 (9.86%) BigQuery
3 13 (9.15%) MySQL
4 12 (8.45%) Big Data
5 9 (6.34%) QlikView
6 8 (5.63%) Apache Cassandra
7 7 (4.93%) Bigtable
7 7 (4.93%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (4.93%) NewSQL
7 7 (4.93%) NoSQL
7 7 (4.93%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (4.93%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (4.93%) SQL Server 2014
7 7 (4.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 4 (2.82%) Hadoop
8 4 (2.82%) Power BI
9 3 (2.11%) Neo4j
9 3 (2.11%) Relational Database
10 2 (1.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 2 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (11.97%) Jenkins
2 7 (4.93%) CircleCI
2 7 (4.93%) Codeship
2 7 (4.93%) TeamCity
3 6 (4.23%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (3.52%) Git (software)
5 3 (2.11%) Jasmine
5 3 (2.11%) JIRA
5 3 (2.11%) Visual Studio Team System
6 2 (1.41%) Bitbucket
6 2 (1.41%) IntelliJ
6 2 (1.41%) JMeter
6 2 (1.41%) Protractor
6 2 (1.41%) Selenium
6 2 (1.41%) SonarQube
6 2 (1.41%) Subversion
6 2 (1.41%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.70%) Karma Test Runner
7 1 (0.70%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.70%) Vagrant
General
1 14 (9.86%) Marketing
2 11 (7.75%) Finance
3 9 (6.34%) Automotive
4 6 (4.23%) Retail
5 4 (2.82%) Public Sector
6 3 (2.11%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.41%) Advertising
8 1 (0.70%) Brand Awareness
Job Titles
1 43 (30.28%) Developer
2 19 (13.38%) .NET Developer
3 15 (10.56%) Senior Developer
3 15 (10.56%) Software Engineer
4 14 (9.86%) DevOps Engineer
5 12 (8.45%) Designer
5 12 (8.45%) Interface Designer
6 10 (7.04%) Architect
6 10 (7.04%) Software Developer
7 9 (6.34%) AWS Engineer
8 8 (5.63%) AWS DevOps
8 8 (5.63%) AWS DevOps Engineer
8 8 (5.63%) Consultant
8 8 (5.63%) Junior
8 8 (5.63%) Junior Developer
8 8 (5.63%) Senior .NET Developer
9 7 (4.93%) Kubernetes Engineer
10 6 (4.23%) Junior Software Developer
11 5 (3.52%) Java Engineer
11 5 (3.52%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (23.94%) .NET
2 29 (20.42%) .NET Core
3 22 (15.49%) ASP.NET
3 22 (15.49%) HTML
4 20 (14.08%) Node.js
5 14 (9.86%) HTML5
6 12 (8.45%) RESTful
7 10 (7.04%) CSS
8 8 (5.63%) AngularJS
9 7 (4.93%) KnockoutJS
9 7 (4.93%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 6 (4.23%) Spring
11 5 (3.52%) Swagger
12 4 (2.82%) ActiveMQ
12 4 (2.82%) Apache Camel
12 4 (2.82%) RabbitMQ
12 4 (2.82%) RAML
12 4 (2.82%) Web Services
13 3 (2.11%) REST
14 2 (1.41%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.97%) Public Cloud
2 15 (10.56%) Cloud Native
3 12 (8.45%) Smart City
4 3 (2.11%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.11%) iPad
5 2 (1.41%) Client/Server
5 2 (1.41%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.41%) N-Tier
5 2 (1.41%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (0.70%) FMCG
6 1 (0.70%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.70%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.70%) Mobile App
6 1 (0.70%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.70%) Robotics
6 1 (0.70%) Social Media
6 1 (0.70%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 18 (12.68%) Linux
2 12 (8.45%) Android
2 12 (8.45%) Apple iOS
3 8 (5.63%) Unix
3 8 (5.63%) Windows
4 3 (2.11%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.41%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.70%) CentOS
6 1 (0.70%) DC/OS
6 1 (0.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.70%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.70%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (49.30%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (28.87%) Scrum
3 34 (23.94%) Software Engineering
4 28 (19.72%) DevOps
5 22 (15.49%) Mobile Development
6 18 (12.68%) Analytics
7 17 (11.97%) Microservices
8 16 (11.27%) Continuous Integration
9 15 (10.56%) Decision-Making
10 13 (9.15%) API Design
10 13 (9.15%) Migration
10 13 (9.15%) Software Architecture
11 12 (8.45%) Configuration Management
11 12 (8.45%) E-Commerce
11 12 (8.45%) IT Strategy
11 12 (8.45%) Quantitative Analysis
12 11 (7.75%) Data Analytics
12 11 (7.75%) Kanban
13 9 (6.34%) Business Intelligence
13 9 (6.34%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (23.94%) Python
2 29 (20.42%) C#
3 25 (17.61%) SQL
4 17 (11.97%) Java
5 15 (10.56%) Bash Shell
6 10 (7.04%) Go
6 10 (7.04%) JavaScript
7 8 (5.63%) Perl
7 8 (5.63%) Scala
8 6 (4.23%) PowerShell
9 5 (3.52%) Elixir
9 5 (3.52%) Haskell
9 5 (3.52%) Kotlin
9 5 (3.52%) ML
9 5 (3.52%) Ruby
10 4 (2.82%) Clojure
11 3 (2.11%) R
12 2 (1.41%) Java 8
12 2 (1.41%) PHP
13 1 (0.70%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (2.11%) PMI Certification
1 3 (2.11%) PMP
1 3 (2.11%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (1.41%) Degree
3 1 (0.70%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.52%) QA
2 4 (2.82%) SLA
3 1 (0.70%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.70%) GDPR
3 1 (0.70%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 27 (19.01%) Docker
2 3 (2.11%) Hyper-V
2 3 (2.11%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (1.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.70%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.70%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.70%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 18 (12.68%) Kubernetes
2 11 (7.75%) Ansible
3 9 (6.34%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (6.34%) Puppet
4 8 (5.63%) CFEngine
5 4 (2.82%) Terraform
6 3 (2.11%) Docker Swarm
7 2 (1.41%) HockeyApp
8 1 (0.70%) CASB
8 1 (0.70%) logstash
8 1 (0.70%) MIIS
8 1 (0.70%) Packer
8 1 (0.70%) SCCM
Vendors
1 29 (20.42%) Microsoft
2 11 (7.75%) Tableau
3 7 (4.93%) Atlassian
4 5 (3.52%) WSO2
5 4 (2.82%) MuleSoft
5 4 (2.82%) SAP
6 3 (2.11%) Oracle
6 3 (2.11%) Salesforce.com
6 3 (2.11%) VMware
7 2 (1.41%) Cloudera
7 2 (1.41%) Facebook
7 2 (1.41%) Hortonworks
7 2 (1.41%) IBM
7 2 (1.41%) ServiceNow
7 2 (1.41%) Splunk
8 1 (0.70%) Blue Prism
8 1 (0.70%) New Relic
8 1 (0.70%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
8 1 (0.70%) Twitter
8 1 (0.70%) UiPath