Period
to 31 March 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 31 March 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Cloud Platform (GCP)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
31 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 116 127 242
Rank change year-on-year +11 +115 +16
Permanent jobs citing GCP 100 121 33
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.18% 2.16% 0.48%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.80% 7.50% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 97 156 32
Median annual salary £70,000 £62,500 £56,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.00% +11.11% +2.27%
10th Percentile £45,150 £41,250 £42,750
90th Percentile £97,500 £81,250 £77,500
South East median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.00% +19.05% +5.00%

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 1,471 1,613 1,540
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 32.05% 28.76% 22.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1,210 1,299 1,149
Median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% -4.55%
10th Percentile £36,250 £31,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £95,125 £77,500 £78,750
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

GCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for GCP in Berkshire

GCP
Salary Trend in Berkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing GCP in Berkshire.

Salary trend for GCP in Berkshire

GCP
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing GCP in Berkshire over the 6 months to 31 March 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 31 March 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 -25 52 £62,500 - 9
Newbury +29 16 £76,250 +60.53% 1
Bracknell +18 8 £95,000 +24.59% 2
Ascot - 3 £34,014 -
Maidenhead - 2 £75,000 -
Wokingham +8 1 £65,000 -10.34% 1
Slough - 1 £67,500 -
GCP
South East

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 81 (81.00%) AWS
2 64 (64.00%) Azure
3 60 (60.00%) Google
4 57 (57.00%) DevOps
5 48 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
6 47 (47.00%) Linux
6 47 (47.00%) Kubernetes
7 42 (42.00%) Docker
8 41 (41.00%) Python
9 39 (39.00%) Terraform
10 38 (38.00%) Continuous Integration
11 34 (34.00%) Jenkins
12 33 (33.00%) Ansible
13 28 (28.00%) Bash Shell
14 26 (26.00%) Web Services
15 23 (23.00%) Git (software)
15 23 (23.00%) Microservices
16 22 (22.00%) Migration
17 21 (21.00%) TDD
18 19 (19.00%) Software Engineering
18 19 (19.00%) Java
18 19 (19.00%) GitHub
19 18 (18.00%) SaaS
20 17 (17.00%) PowerShell
20 17 (17.00%) Analytics
20 17 (17.00%) Configuration Management
20 17 (17.00%) AWS CloudFormation
20 17 (17.00%) Sonatype Nexus
21 16 (16.00%) OpenShift
21 16 (16.00%) Puppet

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 15 (15.00%) Confluence
2 12 (12.00%) CMS
3 5 (5.00%) Apache
4 4 (4.00%) Apache Solr
4 4 (4.00%) Apache Spark
4 4 (4.00%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (2.00%) Drupal
5 2 (2.00%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (2.00%) WordPress
6 1 (1.00%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.00%) nginx
6 1 (1.00%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (1.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 81 (81.00%) AWS
2 64 (64.00%) Azure
3 19 (19.00%) GitHub
4 18 (18.00%) SaaS
5 17 (17.00%) AWS CloudFormation
6 16 (16.00%) OpenShift
7 12 (12.00%) Amazon ECS
8 11 (11.00%) Cloud Computing
9 9 (9.00%) Serverless
10 5 (5.00%) Amazon S3
10 5 (5.00%) IaaS
11 3 (3.00%) Amazon EC2
11 3 (3.00%) Amazon Kinesis
11 3 (3.00%) PaaS
12 2 (2.00%) Amazon ELB
12 2 (2.00%) Apigee
12 2 (2.00%) AWS Lambda
12 2 (2.00%) Google Analytics
12 2 (2.00%) Office 365
12 2 (2.00%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (6.00%) Skype
1 6 (6.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.00%) H.323
2 3 (3.00%) Network Security
3 2 (2.00%) DNS
3 2 (2.00%) LAN
4 1 (1.00%) Firewall
4 1 (1.00%) HTTP
4 1 (1.00%) Reverse Proxy
4 1 (1.00%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (9.00%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (8.00%) SQL Server
4 7 (7.00%) MySQL
5 6 (6.00%) Data Mining
6 5 (5.00%) BigQuery
7 4 (4.00%) Big Data
8 3 (3.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 3 (3.00%) MongoDB
9 2 (2.00%) Amazon Athena
9 2 (2.00%) Data Lake
9 2 (2.00%) JasperReports
10 1 (1.00%) Hadoop
10 1 (1.00%) HDInsight
10 1 (1.00%) NewSQL
10 1 (1.00%) Power BI
10 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (1.00%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 34 (34.00%) Jenkins
2 23 (23.00%) Git (software)
3 17 (17.00%) Sonatype Nexus
4 15 (15.00%) GitLab
4 15 (15.00%) JIRA
5 5 (5.00%) CircleCI
6 4 (4.00%) GoCD
6 4 (4.00%) Mocha
7 2 (2.00%) Cucumber
7 2 (2.00%) Selenium
8 1 (1.00%) Appium
8 1 (1.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (1.00%) Maven
8 1 (1.00%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (1.00%) TeamCity
General
1 7 (7.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (5.00%) Retail
3 4 (4.00%) Public Sector
4 3 (3.00%) Finance
4 3 (3.00%) Norwegian Language
5 2 (2.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 41 (41.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 16 (16.00%) Software Engineer
3 11 (11.00%) Architect
4 7 (7.00%) Senior DevOps
4 7 (7.00%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 7 (7.00%) Solutions Architect
5 6 (6.00%) Graduate
5 6 (6.00%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 6 (6.00%) Lead DevOps
5 6 (6.00%) Lead DevOps Engineer
6 5 (5.00%) Cloud Architect
6 5 (5.00%) Consultant
6 5 (5.00%) Data Engineer
6 5 (5.00%) Java Engineer
7 4 (4.00%) Developer
7 4 (4.00%) Java Software Engineer
7 4 (4.00%) PHP Software Engineer
8 3 (3.00%) Software Development Engineer
8 3 (3.00%) Software Test Engineer
8 3 (3.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (26.00%) Web Services
2 14 (14.00%) Spring
3 8 (8.00%) Kafka
4 7 (7.00%) HTML
5 6 (6.00%) Node.js
5 6 (6.00%) WebRTC
6 5 (5.00%) React
7 4 (4.00%) AngularJS
7 4 (4.00%) Chai
7 4 (4.00%) CSS
7 4 (4.00%) Enzyme
7 4 (4.00%) Jest
7 4 (4.00%) REST
8 3 (3.00%) HTML5
8 3 (3.00%) RESTful
8 3 (3.00%) Spark Streaming
9 2 (2.00%) Apache NiFi
9 2 (2.00%) Elastic Stack
9 2 (2.00%) Spring Boot
9 2 (2.00%) Twig
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.00%) iPad
2 11 (11.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 10 (10.00%) Public Cloud
4 6 (6.00%) Cloud Native
4 6 (6.00%) Video Conferencing
5 5 (5.00%) User Experience
6 4 (4.00%) Data Centre
7 3 (3.00%) Mobile App
7 3 (3.00%) NHS
8 2 (2.00%) Data Structures
9 1 (1.00%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (1.00%) e-Learning
9 1 (1.00%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (1.00%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (1.00%) Linked Data
9 1 (1.00%) Linux Command Line
9 1 (1.00%) Private Cloud
9 1 (1.00%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 47 (47.00%) Linux
2 12 (12.00%) Windows
3 11 (11.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (6.00%) Android
4 6 (6.00%) Apple iOS
4 6 (6.00%) CentOS
5 4 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (3.00%) Windows Server
7 1 (1.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (57.00%) DevOps
2 48 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
3 38 (38.00%) Continuous Integration
4 23 (23.00%) Microservices
5 22 (22.00%) Migration
6 21 (21.00%) TDD
7 19 (19.00%) Software Engineering
8 17 (17.00%) Analytics
8 17 (17.00%) Configuration Management
9 15 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
10 14 (14.00%) Waterfall
11 12 (12.00%) E-Commerce
11 12 (12.00%) Project Delivery
12 10 (10.00%) Continuous Deployment
12 10 (10.00%) Service Delivery
12 10 (10.00%) Site Reliability Engineering
12 10 (10.00%) Software Delivery
13 9 (9.00%) Data Integration
13 9 (9.00%) Infrastructure as Code
13 9 (9.00%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 41 (41.00%) Python
2 28 (28.00%) Bash Shell
3 19 (19.00%) Java
4 17 (17.00%) PowerShell
5 12 (12.00%) PHP
6 10 (10.00%) JavaScript
6 10 (10.00%) Perl
7 7 (7.00%) SQL
8 4 (4.00%) C
8 4 (4.00%) Groovy
8 4 (4.00%) Ruby
9 3 (3.00%) C#
9 3 (3.00%) Scala
9 3 (3.00%) TypeScript
10 2 (2.00%) ES6
11 1 (1.00%) Go
11 1 (1.00%) Java 9
11 1 (1.00%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (16.00%) Security Cleared
2 14 (14.00%) SC Cleared
3 7 (7.00%) Degree
4 6 (6.00%) Computer Science Degree
5 3 (3.00%) AWS Certification
6 1 (1.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.00%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.00%) GDPR
2 1 (1.00%) QA
2 1 (1.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.00%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (42.00%) Docker
2 7 (7.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (3.00%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (1.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 47 (47.00%) Kubernetes
2 39 (39.00%) Terraform
3 33 (33.00%) Ansible
4 16 (16.00%) Puppet
5 15 (15.00%) Opscode Chef
6 12 (12.00%) Packer
7 6 (6.00%) HAProxy
8 5 (5.00%) ZABBIX
9 4 (4.00%) Docker Swarm
10 2 (2.00%) Salt
Vendors
1 60 (60.00%) Google
2 13 (13.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (11.00%) Red Hat
4 7 (7.00%) VMware
5 6 (6.00%) Oracle
6 4 (4.00%) hybris
7 2 (2.00%) MuleSoft
7 2 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (2.00%) Sitecore
8 1 (1.00%) Adobe
8 1 (1.00%) Elastic Path
8 1 (1.00%) ForgeRock
8 1 (1.00%) Informatica
8 1 (1.00%) New Relic
8 1 (1.00%) SAP
8 1 (1.00%) Talend
8 1 (1.00%) Teradata