Period
to 6 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London 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 6 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Cloud Platform (GCP)
London > Central London
6 months to
6 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 68 144 248
Rank change year-on-year +76 +104 +54
Permanent jobs citing GCP 514 326 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 4.11% 2.33% 0.99%
As % of the Cloud Services category 10.70% 8.24% 4.48%
Number of salaries quoted 466 286 134
Central London median annual salary £80,000 £70,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% - +21.74%
10th Percentile £52,500 £47,500 £51,250
90th Percentile £120,000 £96,250 £100,750
London median annual salary £80,000 £72,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year +10.34% +3.57% +21.74%

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 Central London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Central London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 4,802 3,955 3,123
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 38.41% 28.28% 22.10%
Number of salaries quoted 4,272 3,559 2,821
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.33% +4.35%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £34,750
90th Percentile £93,750 £90,000 £90,000
London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +8.33% -

GCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

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

Job vacancy trend for GCP in Central London

GCP
Salary Trend in Central London

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

Salary trend for GCP in Central London

GCP
Salary Histogram in Central London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GCP in Central London over the 6 months to 6 December 2019.

Salary histogram for GCP in Central London

GCP
Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GCP within the Central London region over the 6 months to 6 December 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
City of London +86 454 £80,000 +6.67% 147
West End of London -3 8 £98,750 +46.30%
City of Westminster +1 4 £87,500 +66.67%
Southwark -8 4 £70,000 +21.74%
Kensington and Chelsea - 2 £55,000 -
GCP
London

For the 6 months to 6 December 2019, 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 Central London region with a requirement for GCP.

1 381 (74.12%) AWS
2 285 (55.45%) Google
3 248 (48.25%) Azure
4 239 (46.50%) Python
5 217 (42.22%) Kubernetes
6 216 (42.02%) DevOps
7 203 (39.49%) Docker
8 181 (35.21%) Java
9 150 (29.18%) Agile Software Development
10 124 (24.12%) Linux
11 108 (21.01%) Finance
11 108 (21.01%) Terraform
12 107 (20.82%) Microservices
13 100 (19.46%) JavaScript
14 98 (19.07%) Data Science
15 96 (18.68%) SQL
16 89 (17.32%) Machine Learning
17 86 (16.73%) Big Data
17 86 (16.73%) Software Engineering
18 78 (15.18%) Ansible
19 76 (14.79%) PostgreSQL
20 75 (14.59%) Node.js
20 75 (14.59%) Fintech
21 73 (14.20%) Jenkins
22 66 (12.84%) Bash Shell
23 65 (12.65%) React
24 64 (12.45%) Analytics
24 64 (12.45%) HTML
25 62 (12.06%) Git (software)
26 60 (11.67%) Kafka

GCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 47 (9.14%) Apache Spark
2 40 (7.78%) Elasticsearch
3 22 (4.28%) Apache Solr
4 21 (4.09%) WebSphere
5 17 (3.31%) OpenStack
6 14 (2.72%) Tomcat
6 14 (2.72%) WebSphere Application Server
7 13 (2.53%) Apache
8 11 (2.14%) Headless CMS
9 10 (1.95%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 10 (1.95%) Apache Airflow
9 10 (1.95%) CMS
10 8 (1.56%) Cloud Foundry
10 8 (1.56%) Confluence
10 8 (1.56%) Luigi
11 5 (0.97%) IIS
12 4 (0.78%) Apache Pig
13 3 (0.58%) nginx
13 3 (0.58%) WebLogic
14 2 (0.39%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (0.19%) Chatbot
1 1 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (2.33%) Magento
1 12 (2.33%) SAP Hybris
2 10 (1.95%) SDL Web 8
3 8 (1.56%) Distributed Ledger
4 1 (0.19%) ION MarketView
4 1 (0.19%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 381 (74.12%) AWS
2 248 (48.25%) Azure
3 42 (8.17%) Serverless
4 31 (6.03%) AWS CloudFormation
5 28 (5.45%) GitHub
6 25 (4.86%) AWS Lambda
7 21 (4.09%) Cloud Computing
8 16 (3.11%) SaaS
9 15 (2.92%) Power Platform
10 14 (2.72%) Datadog
10 14 (2.72%) Firebase
11 13 (2.53%) IaaS
12 11 (2.14%) Azure Functions
13 9 (1.75%) Google Analytics
14 8 (1.56%) G Suite
15 7 (1.36%) PaaS
16 6 (1.17%) Amazon EC2
16 6 (1.17%) Amazon Kinesis
16 6 (1.17%) Azure Data Factory
17 5 (0.97%) Linode
Communications & Networking
1 26 (5.06%) HTTP
2 21 (4.09%) Internet
3 11 (2.14%) Firewall
4 9 (1.75%) DNS
5 6 (1.17%) VPN
6 5 (0.97%) TCP/IP
7 4 (0.78%) Unified Communications
7 4 (0.78%) WAN
8 2 (0.39%) Network Security
8 2 (0.39%) SAN
9 1 (0.19%) AMQP
9 1 (0.19%) Broadband
9 1 (0.19%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (16.73%) Big Data
2 76 (14.79%) PostgreSQL
3 49 (9.53%) Relational Database
4 45 (8.75%) NoSQL
5 44 (8.56%) MySQL
6 42 (8.17%) BigQuery
7 37 (7.20%) Hadoop
8 34 (6.61%) SQL Server
9 28 (5.45%) Data Warehouse
10 22 (4.28%) RDBMS
11 21 (4.09%) Apache Cassandra
12 18 (3.50%) Amazon Redshift
12 18 (3.50%) MongoDB
13 17 (3.31%) Apache Hive
13 17 (3.31%) Redis
14 15 (2.92%) Power BI
15 13 (2.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 12 (2.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
16 12 (2.33%) Endeca
16 12 (2.33%) Flink
Development Applications
1 73 (14.20%) Jenkins
2 62 (12.06%) Git (software)
3 30 (5.84%) JIRA
4 21 (4.09%) Maven
5 16 (3.11%) TeamCity
6 14 (2.72%) GitLab
6 14 (2.72%) Vagrant
7 13 (2.53%) Ant
7 13 (2.53%) Gradle
7 13 (2.53%) webpack
8 12 (2.33%) Bitbucket
8 12 (2.33%) CircleCI
9 11 (2.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 11 (2.14%) JUnit
10 9 (1.75%) gulp
11 8 (1.56%) ER Studio
11 8 (1.56%) ERwin
11 8 (1.56%) PowerDesigner
11 8 (1.56%) Travis CI
12 7 (1.36%) Visual Studio
General
1 108 (21.01%) Finance
2 54 (10.51%) Banking
3 40 (7.78%) Marketing
4 28 (5.45%) Advertising
5 22 (4.28%) Retail
6 14 (2.72%) Games
6 14 (2.72%) Law
7 10 (1.95%) Front Office
7 10 (1.95%) Public Sector
8 7 (1.36%) Publishing
9 5 (0.97%) Investment Banking
10 4 (0.78%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.58%) Electronics
12 2 (0.39%) Back Office
12 2 (0.39%) Billing
12 2 (0.39%) Telecoms
13 1 (0.19%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 129 (25.10%) Developer
2 103 (20.04%) DevOps Engineer
3 51 (9.92%) Data Engineer
3 51 (9.92%) Python Engineer
4 49 (9.53%) Architect
5 43 (8.37%) Senior DevOps
6 42 (8.17%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 41 (7.98%) Python Developer
8 31 (6.03%) Java Developer
8 31 (6.03%) Senior Developer
9 30 (5.84%) Cloud Engineer
10 29 (5.64%) Consultant
11 28 (5.45%) Software Engineer
12 26 (5.06%) Kubernetes Engineer
13 23 (4.47%) Cloud Consultant
14 21 (4.09%) AWS Engineer
15 20 (3.89%) Cloud Architect
15 20 (3.89%) JavaScript Developer
16 18 (3.50%) Full Stack Developer
17 17 (3.31%) Lead Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (14.59%) Node.js
2 65 (12.65%) React
3 64 (12.45%) HTML
4 60 (11.67%) Kafka
5 53 (10.31%) REST
6 50 (9.73%) AngularJS
6 50 (9.73%) RESTful
7 39 (7.59%) Django
8 38 (7.39%) CSS
9 35 (6.81%) .NET
10 34 (6.61%) Spring
11 31 (6.03%) Web Services
12 28 (5.45%) scikit-learn
13 26 (5.06%) Flask
14 24 (4.67%) GraphQL
14 24 (4.67%) Pandas
14 24 (4.67%) Spring Boot
15 21 (4.09%) HTML5
15 21 (4.09%) TensorFlow
16 20 (3.89%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 38 (7.39%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (7.00%) Greenfield Project
3 32 (6.23%) Algorithms
4 26 (5.06%) Public Cloud
5 24 (4.67%) Cloud Native
6 20 (3.89%) Virtual Team
7 18 (3.50%) Mobile App
8 17 (3.31%) User Experience
9 16 (3.11%) Data Centre
10 15 (2.92%) Social Media
11 14 (2.72%) Data Structures
11 14 (2.72%) Hybrid Cloud
12 13 (2.53%) Robotics
13 12 (2.33%) iPad
13 12 (2.33%) Video\Live Streaming
14 10 (1.95%) Management Information System
15 9 (1.75%) Blog
16 8 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
16 8 (1.56%) Linux Command Line
17 7 (1.36%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 124 (24.12%) Linux
2 39 (7.59%) Windows
3 36 (7.00%) Unix
4 16 (3.11%) Apple iOS
5 15 (2.92%) Android
6 7 (1.36%) CentOS
7 5 (0.97%) Ubuntu
7 5 (0.97%) Windows Server
8 4 (0.78%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 216 (42.02%) DevOps
2 150 (29.18%) Agile Software Development
3 107 (20.82%) Microservices
4 98 (19.07%) Data Science
5 89 (17.32%) Machine Learning
6 86 (16.73%) Software Engineering
7 75 (14.59%) Fintech
8 64 (12.45%) Analytics
9 57 (11.09%) TDD
10 56 (10.89%) Artificial Intelligence
11 48 (9.34%) Open Source
12 47 (9.14%) Continuous Integration
13 44 (8.56%) Data Engineering
14 42 (8.17%) OO
14 42 (8.17%) Scrum
15 41 (7.98%) BDD
16 40 (7.78%) Infrastructure as Code
17 39 (7.59%) E-Commerce
18 38 (7.39%) Test Automation
19 37 (7.20%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 239 (46.50%) Python
2 181 (35.21%) Java
3 100 (19.46%) JavaScript
4 96 (18.68%) SQL
5 66 (12.84%) Bash Shell
6 47 (9.14%) C#
7 43 (8.37%) Go
8 42 (8.17%) Scala
9 40 (7.78%) TypeScript
10 32 (6.23%) Java 8
11 21 (4.09%) Ruby
12 16 (3.11%) C++
13 14 (2.72%) Shell Script
14 13 (2.53%) R
15 11 (2.14%) C
16 10 (1.95%) PowerShell
17 8 (1.56%) Kotlin
18 6 (1.17%) PL/SQL
19 3 (0.58%) Perl
19 3 (0.58%) PHP
Qualifications
1 43 (8.37%) Degree
2 21 (4.09%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (2.14%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (1.95%) Master's Degree
5 9 (1.75%) CISSP
6 6 (1.17%) CISM
7 5 (0.97%) CCSP
7 5 (0.97%) ISTQB
7 5 (0.97%) PhD
8 4 (0.78%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 3 (0.58%) CESG Certified Professional
9 3 (0.58%) CISA
9 3 (0.58%) IISP
10 2 (0.39%) ISEB
11 1 (0.19%) APMP
11 1 (0.19%) AWS Certification
11 1 (0.19%) CRISC
11 1 (0.19%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.19%) Security Cleared
11 1 (0.19%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.11%) QA
2 6 (1.17%) NIST
3 5 (0.97%) SLA
4 4 (0.78%) GDPR
4 4 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.78%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27005
6 1 (0.19%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 203 (39.49%) Docker
2 7 (1.36%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (1.36%) vSphere
3 6 (1.17%) Xen
4 4 (0.78%) Apache Flume
4 4 (0.78%) OpenAM
4 4 (0.78%) OpenDJ
4 4 (0.78%) OpenIDM
4 4 (0.78%) VMware Workstation
5 3 (0.58%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.39%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (0.39%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.19%) HDFS
7 1 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 217 (42.22%) Kubernetes
2 108 (21.01%) Terraform
3 78 (15.18%) Ansible
4 44 (8.56%) Puppet
5 41 (7.98%) Opscode Chef
6 22 (4.28%) Salt
7 14 (2.72%) Docker Swarm
7 14 (2.72%) Packer
8 11 (2.14%) Prometheus
9 7 (1.36%) Oozie
9 7 (1.36%) Rancher
10 5 (0.97%) Kibana
11 4 (0.78%) Hadoop YARN
11 4 (0.78%) Istio
11 4 (0.78%) linkerd
11 4 (0.78%) Nessus
12 3 (0.58%) HAProxy
12 3 (0.58%) Nagios
13 2 (0.39%) CA Single Sign-On
13 2 (0.39%) Galera Cluster
Vendors
1 285 (55.45%) Google
2 44 (8.56%) Microsoft
3 35 (6.81%) Oracle
4 20 (3.89%) VMware
5 19 (3.70%) Tableau
6 18 (3.50%) IBM
7 15 (2.92%) Adobe
7 15 (2.92%) Salesforce.com
8 13 (2.53%) SAP
9 12 (2.33%) ATG
9 12 (2.33%) Demandware
9 12 (2.33%) Elastic Path
9 12 (2.33%) hybris
10 10 (1.95%) Databricks
10 10 (1.95%) Interwoven
10 10 (1.95%) Splunk
11 7 (1.36%) AppDynamics
12 6 (1.17%) Cloudera
12 6 (1.17%) New Relic
12 6 (1.17%) Samsung