Period
to 17 January 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for GCP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited GCP over the 6 months to 17 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Cloud Platform (GCP)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
17 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 118 176 241
Rank change year-on-year +58 +65 +43
Permanent jobs citing GCP 107 80 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.11% 1.41% 0.28%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.81% 4.99% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 91 78 22
Berkshire median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% +40.00% -
10th Percentile £47,500 £41,250 £45,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £100,250 £74,750
South East median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +13.64% +10.00%

GCP is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 1,572 1,604 1,313
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 30.93% 28.18% 20.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1,264 1,186 998
Berkshire median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% -9.09%
10th Percentile £34,300 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £91,250 £80,000 £76,250
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -5.00%

GCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing GCP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for GCP in Berkshire

GCP
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GCP in Berkshire.

Salary trend for GCP in Berkshire

GCP
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GCP in Berkshire over the 6 months to 17 January 2020.

Salary histogram for GCP in Berkshire

GCP
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GCP within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 17 January 2020. 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
Reading +17 69 £75,000 +20.00% 9
Newbury +28 11 £70,000 +14.29% 3
Bracknell +11 5 £42,500 -55.26% 2
Slough - 5 £70,000 -
Ascot - 2 £41,202 -
Maidenhead - 1 £57,500 -
GCP
South East

For the 6 months to 17 January 2020, IT jobs citing GCP 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for GCP.

1 77 (71.96%) Azure
2 76 (71.03%) AWS
3 73 (68.22%) DevOps
4 64 (59.81%) Jenkins
5 63 (58.88%) Google
5 63 (58.88%) Kubernetes
6 62 (57.94%) Docker
7 58 (54.21%) Terraform
8 56 (52.34%) Ansible
9 47 (43.93%) Agile Software Development
10 44 (41.12%) Continuous Integration
11 42 (39.25%) Git (software)
11 42 (39.25%) Linux
12 40 (37.38%) Microservices
13 34 (31.78%) Python
14 30 (28.04%) Continuous Delivery
15 29 (27.10%) TDD
15 29 (27.10%) Bash Shell
16 28 (26.17%) Scrum
16 28 (26.17%) E-Commerce
17 27 (25.23%) B2B
17 27 (25.23%) B2C
18 26 (24.30%) Web Services
18 26 (24.30%) Kanban
19 25 (23.36%) Confluence
19 25 (23.36%) hybris
19 25 (23.36%) JIRA
19 25 (23.36%) CircleCI
20 24 (22.43%) API Development
20 24 (22.43%) Migration

GCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 25 (23.36%) Confluence
2 24 (22.43%) CMS
2 24 (22.43%) Sitecore CMS
3 16 (14.95%) Drupal
3 16 (14.95%) WordPress
4 15 (14.02%) SugarCRM
5 10 (9.35%) Apache Solr
6 8 (7.48%) Apache
7 4 (3.74%) Cloud Foundry
7 4 (3.74%) nginx
8 3 (2.80%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 77 (71.96%) Azure
2 76 (71.03%) AWS
3 17 (15.89%) AWS CloudFormation
3 17 (15.89%) GitHub
4 11 (10.28%) Amazon ECS
5 10 (9.35%) SaaS
6 8 (7.48%) IaaS
7 6 (5.61%) npm
8 5 (4.67%) Google Analytics
9 4 (3.74%) OpenShift
9 4 (3.74%) PaaS
9 4 (3.74%) Serverless
10 3 (2.80%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (2.80%) Heroku
11 2 (1.87%) Amazon Kinesis
11 2 (1.87%) Amazon S3
11 2 (1.87%) Office 365
12 1 (0.93%) Amazon ELB
12 1 (0.93%) AWS Lambda
12 1 (0.93%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 14 (13.08%) TCP/IP
2 5 (4.67%) DNS
2 5 (4.67%) LAN
2 5 (4.67%) Network Security
3 1 (0.93%) HTTP
3 1 (0.93%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (0.93%) Wireshark
3 1 (0.93%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (14.95%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (9.35%) MySQL
3 7 (6.54%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (6.54%) SQL Server
4 5 (4.67%) Amazon Athena
4 5 (4.67%) JasperReports
5 4 (3.74%) NoSQL
6 3 (2.80%) BigQuery
6 3 (2.80%) SAP HANA
7 2 (1.87%) Data Lake
7 2 (1.87%) Data Mining
7 2 (1.87%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 2 (1.87%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.93%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.93%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.93%) Big Data
8 1 (0.93%) HDInsight
8 1 (0.93%) Oracle ODI
8 1 (0.93%) Power BI
8 1 (0.93%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 64 (59.81%) Jenkins
2 42 (39.25%) Git (software)
3 25 (23.36%) CircleCI
3 25 (23.36%) JIRA
4 21 (19.63%) Mocha
5 16 (14.95%) GitLab
6 10 (9.35%) Sonatype Nexus
7 6 (5.61%) Maven
8 5 (4.67%) NUnit
9 3 (2.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 3 (2.80%) Cucumber
9 3 (2.80%) GoCD
9 3 (2.80%) Octopus Deploy
9 3 (2.80%) TeamCity
10 2 (1.87%) Appium
10 2 (1.87%) Selenium
11 1 (0.93%) Metasploit
11 1 (0.93%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (5.61%) Finance
2 5 (4.67%) Retail
2 5 (4.67%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.80%) Banking
3 3 (2.80%) German Language
3 3 (2.80%) Italian Language
3 3 (2.80%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (1.87%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 43 (40.19%) DevOps Engineer
2 21 (19.63%) Developer
3 16 (14.95%) Architect
4 12 (11.21%) Lead DevOps
5 10 (9.35%) Lead DevOps Engineer
5 10 (9.35%) Senior DevOps
6 8 (7.48%) Senior Developer
6 8 (7.48%) Solutions Architect
7 7 (6.54%) Lead Architect
7 7 (6.54%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 6 (5.61%) Java Developer
8 6 (5.61%) Senior Java Developer
9 5 (4.67%) DevOps Developer
9 5 (4.67%) Kubernetes Engineer
9 5 (4.67%) Lead Developer
9 5 (4.67%) Python Engineer
9 5 (4.67%) Software Engineer
10 4 (3.74%) .NET Developer
10 4 (3.74%) Data Engineer
10 4 (3.74%) Drupal Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (24.30%) Web Services
2 23 (21.50%) Node.js
2 23 (21.50%) React
3 21 (19.63%) Chai
3 21 (19.63%) Enzyme
3 21 (19.63%) Jest
4 17 (15.89%) Spring
5 16 (14.95%) .NET
6 14 (13.08%) Velocity
7 12 (11.21%) AngularJS
7 12 (11.21%) Spring Boot
8 8 (7.48%) .NET Framework
8 8 (7.48%) HTML
9 6 (5.61%) ASP.NET
9 6 (5.61%) jQuery
9 6 (5.61%) REST
10 5 (4.67%) Apache Commons
10 5 (4.67%) Twig
10 5 (4.67%) ZK
11 4 (3.74%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 19 (17.76%) iPad
2 8 (7.48%) Hybrid Cloud
3 7 (6.54%) User Experience
4 6 (5.61%) Public Cloud
5 3 (2.80%) Data Centre
5 3 (2.80%) EMC VMAX
5 3 (2.80%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (1.87%) Cloud Native
6 2 (1.87%) NHS
6 2 (1.87%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.93%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.93%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.93%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.93%) Linked Data
7 1 (0.93%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 42 (39.25%) Linux
2 14 (13.08%) CentOS
3 11 (10.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 8 (7.48%) Windows
5 4 (3.74%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.87%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (68.22%) DevOps
2 47 (43.93%) Agile Software Development
3 44 (41.12%) Continuous Integration
4 40 (37.38%) Microservices
5 30 (28.04%) Continuous Delivery
6 29 (27.10%) TDD
7 28 (26.17%) E-Commerce
7 28 (26.17%) Scrum
8 27 (25.23%) B2B
8 27 (25.23%) B2C
9 26 (24.30%) Kanban
10 24 (22.43%) API Development
10 24 (22.43%) Migration
11 23 (21.50%) Configuration Management
12 21 (19.63%) Software Engineering
13 18 (16.82%) Product Management
14 16 (14.95%) Content Management
14 16 (14.95%) CRM
15 14 (13.08%) Computer Science
16 12 (11.21%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 34 (31.78%) Python
2 29 (27.10%) Bash Shell
3 21 (19.63%) JavaScript
4 19 (17.76%) Java
5 17 (15.89%) ES6
6 15 (14.02%) PowerShell
7 14 (13.08%) C#
7 14 (13.08%) Perl
8 11 (10.28%) Kotlin
8 11 (10.28%) PHP
9 6 (5.61%) Groovy
9 6 (5.61%) Scala
10 5 (4.67%) Java 8
10 5 (4.67%) VB.NET
11 4 (3.74%) SQL
12 2 (1.87%) Java 9
13 1 (0.93%) Ruby
13 1 (0.93%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (14.95%) Degree
2 13 (12.15%) Computer Science Degree
2 13 (12.15%) Security Cleared
3 10 (9.35%) SC Cleared
4 5 (4.67%) AWS Certification
5 2 (1.87%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.93%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 1 (0.93%) CHFI
6 1 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.93%) CISSP
6 1 (0.93%) GCIH
6 1 (0.93%) GIAC
6 1 (0.93%) GWAPT
6 1 (0.93%) OSCE
6 1 (0.93%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.80%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.93%) QA
2 1 (0.93%) SLA
System Software
1 62 (57.94%) Docker
2 3 (2.80%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.87%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (1.87%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 63 (58.88%) Kubernetes
2 58 (54.21%) Terraform
3 56 (52.34%) Ansible
4 22 (20.56%) Docker Swarm
5 18 (16.82%) Puppet
6 14 (13.08%) HAProxy
6 14 (13.08%) Opscode Chef
7 12 (11.21%) ZABBIX
8 10 (9.35%) Packer
9 1 (0.93%) Nagios
9 1 (0.93%) Nessus
9 1 (0.93%) Nmap
9 1 (0.93%) OpenVAS
9 1 (0.93%) QRadar
Vendors
1 63 (58.88%) Google
2 25 (23.36%) hybris
3 24 (22.43%) Sitecore
4 18 (16.82%) Red Hat
5 12 (11.21%) Microsoft
6 5 (4.67%) VMware
7 3 (2.80%) Cisco
7 3 (2.80%) Dell
7 3 (2.80%) EMC
7 3 (2.80%) NetApp
7 3 (2.80%) Oracle
7 3 (2.80%) SAP
8 1 (0.93%) AlienVault
8 1 (0.93%) ForgeRock
8 1 (0.93%) LogRhythm
8 1 (0.93%) MuleSoft
8 1 (0.93%) New Relic
8 1 (0.93%) Splunk
8 1 (0.93%) Talend
8 1 (0.93%) Teradata