Period
to 4 July 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 4 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Cloud Platform (GCP)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
4 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 78 110 214
Rank change year-on-year +32 +104 +21
Permanent jobs citing GCP 90 157 56
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Berkshire 3.11% 2.67% 0.82%
As % of the Cloud Services category 9.23% 8.82% 3.42%
Number of salaries quoted 88 160 50
Median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% +4.35%
10th Percentile £37,000 £39,000 £45,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £80,063 £90,250
South East median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.17% - +26.32%

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 975 1,781 1,637
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 33.67% 30.31% 23.82%
Number of salaries quoted 820 1,495 1,285
Median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - +10.00%
10th Percentile £37,000 £30,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £93,750 £77,500 £75,000
South East median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%

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 4 July 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 4 July 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 +3 49 £54,250 -13.20%
Newbury +26 17 £72,500 +48.72% 2
Bracknell +16 5 £95,000 +46.15%
Maidenhead - 2 £75,000 -
Ascot - 2 £33,924 -
Wokingham +20 1 £65,000 +4.00%
Windsor - 1 £72,500 -
GCP
South East

For the 6 months to 4 July 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 72 (80.00%) AWS
2 62 (68.89%) Azure
3 58 (64.44%) Google
4 47 (52.22%) Linux
5 44 (48.89%) Python
6 41 (45.56%) Agile Software Development
7 37 (41.11%) Continuous Integration
7 37 (41.11%) DevOps
8 34 (37.78%) Kubernetes
9 33 (36.67%) Docker
10 26 (28.89%) Software Engineering
11 24 (26.67%) Computer Science
11 24 (26.67%) Terraform
12 23 (25.56%) Cloud Computing
13 22 (24.44%) Mathematics
13 22 (24.44%) Video Conferencing
13 22 (24.44%) WebRTC
13 22 (24.44%) TDD
13 22 (24.44%) Microsoft
14 20 (22.22%) Degree
15 19 (21.11%) Jenkins
16 18 (20.00%) Java
16 18 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
16 18 (20.00%) Ansible
16 18 (20.00%) Microservices
17 17 (18.89%) Windows
17 17 (18.89%) Analytics
17 17 (18.89%) Bash Shell
18 16 (17.78%) Git (software)
18 16 (17.78%) OO

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 14 (15.56%) Confluence
2 12 (13.33%) CMS
3 4 (4.44%) Apache
4 3 (3.33%) Apache Solr
5 2 (2.22%) Apache Spark
5 2 (2.22%) Cloud Foundry
5 2 (2.22%) Drupal
5 2 (2.22%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (2.22%) WordPress
6 1 (1.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (1.11%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 72 (80.00%) AWS
2 62 (68.89%) Azure
3 23 (25.56%) Cloud Computing
4 14 (15.56%) OpenShift
5 13 (14.44%) SaaS
6 11 (12.22%) AWS CloudFormation
6 11 (12.22%) GitHub
7 9 (10.00%) Serverless
8 6 (6.67%) Amazon ECS
9 4 (4.44%) Amazon S3
10 3 (3.33%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (3.33%) PaaS
11 2 (2.22%) Amazon Kinesis
11 2 (2.22%) Apigee
11 2 (2.22%) AWS Lambda
11 2 (2.22%) Google Compute Engine
11 2 (2.22%) IaaS
11 2 (2.22%) Office 365
11 2 (2.22%) Power Platform
11 2 (2.22%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 15 (16.67%) H.323
2 12 (13.33%) Skype
3 5 (5.56%) TCP/IP
4 3 (3.33%) Network Security
5 2 (2.22%) Firewall
5 2 (2.22%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.67%) Big Data
1 6 (6.67%) BigQuery
1 6 (6.67%) Data Mining
1 6 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (4.44%) MySQL
2 4 (4.44%) NoSQL
3 3 (3.33%) MongoDB
3 3 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (3.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.22%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.22%) Geospatial Data
4 2 (2.22%) GIS
4 2 (2.22%) Oracle ODI
4 2 (2.22%) Power BI
5 1 (1.11%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (1.11%) JasperReports
5 1 (1.11%) NewSQL
5 1 (1.11%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (21.11%) Jenkins
2 16 (17.78%) Git (software)
3 14 (15.56%) JIRA
4 13 (14.44%) Sonatype Nexus
5 8 (8.89%) GitLab
6 5 (5.56%) GoCD
7 3 (3.33%) CircleCI
7 3 (3.33%) Mocha
8 1 (1.11%) Maven
8 1 (1.11%) Selenium
General
1 10 (11.11%) Norwegian Language
2 7 (7.78%) Telecoms
3 4 (4.44%) Retail
4 3 (3.33%) Public Sector
5 2 (2.22%) Publishing
6 1 (1.11%) Military
Job Titles
1 27 (30.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 22 (24.44%) Software Engineer
3 21 (23.33%) Graduate
4 11 (12.22%) Graduate Software Engineer
5 8 (8.89%) Support Engineer
6 7 (7.78%) Architect
6 7 (7.78%) Graduate Support Engineer
7 5 (5.56%) Developer
7 5 (5.56%) Java Engineer
7 5 (5.56%) Software Test Engineer
7 5 (5.56%) Test Engineer
8 4 (4.44%) Consultant
8 4 (4.44%) Data Engineer
8 4 (4.44%) Graduate Test Engineer
8 4 (4.44%) Java Software Engineer
8 4 (4.44%) Lead DevOps
8 4 (4.44%) PHP Software Engineer
8 4 (4.44%) Senior DevOps
8 4 (4.44%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 4 (4.44%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (24.44%) WebRTC
2 16 (17.78%) Web Services
3 13 (14.44%) Spring
4 10 (11.11%) HTML
5 8 (8.89%) React
6 7 (7.78%) AngularJS
6 7 (7.78%) Kafka
7 6 (6.67%) Node.js
8 5 (5.56%) CSS
8 5 (5.56%) HTML5
9 3 (3.33%) Apache NiFi
9 3 (3.33%) Chai
9 3 (3.33%) Enzyme
9 3 (3.33%) GStreamer
9 3 (3.33%) Jest
9 3 (3.33%) REST
9 3 (3.33%) RESTful
10 2 (2.22%) Pandas
10 2 (2.22%) Spark Streaming
10 2 (2.22%) Twig
Miscellaneous
1 22 (24.44%) Video Conferencing
2 12 (13.33%) iPad
3 7 (7.78%) Hybrid Cloud
3 7 (7.78%) Public Cloud
4 4 (4.44%) Cloud Native
4 4 (4.44%) Mobile App
5 3 (3.33%) User Experience
6 2 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.22%) Data Centre
6 2 (2.22%) Life Science
6 2 (2.22%) NHS
7 1 (1.11%) Data Structures
7 1 (1.11%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.11%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.11%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (1.11%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 47 (52.22%) Linux
2 17 (18.89%) Windows
3 12 (13.33%) Android
3 12 (13.33%) Apple iOS
4 5 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.22%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.11%) CentOS
6 1 (1.11%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (45.56%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (41.11%) Continuous Integration
2 37 (41.11%) DevOps
3 26 (28.89%) Software Engineering
4 24 (26.67%) Computer Science
5 22 (24.44%) Mathematics
5 22 (24.44%) TDD
6 18 (20.00%) Microservices
7 17 (18.89%) Analytics
8 16 (17.78%) OO
9 15 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
9 15 (16.67%) Test Automation
10 14 (15.56%) High Availability
10 14 (15.56%) OOP
11 13 (14.44%) Infrastructure Automation
12 12 (13.33%) E-Commerce
13 11 (12.22%) Migration
13 11 (12.22%) Problem-Solving
14 10 (11.11%) Continuous Deployment
14 10 (11.11%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 44 (48.89%) Python
2 18 (20.00%) Java
3 17 (18.89%) Bash Shell
4 14 (15.56%) JavaScript
5 12 (13.33%) PHP
6 11 (12.22%) PowerShell
7 9 (10.00%) C
8 8 (8.89%) TypeScript
9 7 (7.78%) C#
10 6 (6.67%) SQL
11 4 (4.44%) C++
11 4 (4.44%) Perl
11 4 (4.44%) Ruby
12 3 (3.33%) Groovy
12 3 (3.33%) Scala
13 2 (2.22%) ES6
13 2 (2.22%) Go
14 1 (1.11%) Java 9
Qualifications
1 20 (22.22%) Degree
2 18 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 10 (11.11%) Security Cleared
4 9 (10.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.11%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.56%) Data Quality
2 2 (2.22%) QA
3 1 (1.11%) GDPR
3 1 (1.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 33 (36.67%) Docker
2 14 (15.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (4.44%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (3.33%) Active Directory
4 3 (3.33%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.22%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (1.11%) Ceph
6 1 (1.11%) Gluster
Systems Management
1 34 (37.78%) Kubernetes
2 24 (26.67%) Terraform
3 18 (20.00%) Ansible
4 10 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (10.00%) Puppet
6 7 (7.78%) Packer
7 4 (4.44%) Docker Swarm
8 2 (2.22%) Salt
9 1 (1.11%) Grafana
9 1 (1.11%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 58 (64.44%) Google
2 22 (24.44%) Microsoft
3 14 (15.56%) VMware
4 5 (5.56%) Oracle
5 4 (4.44%) Red Hat
6 3 (3.33%) hybris
7 2 (2.22%) Ab Initio
7 2 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (2.22%) Sitecore
7 2 (2.22%) Tableau
7 2 (2.22%) Talend
7 2 (2.22%) Teradata
8 1 (1.11%) Adobe
8 1 (1.11%) Elastic Path
8 1 (1.11%) Informatica
8 1 (1.11%) MuleSoft
8 1 (1.11%) SAP