Period
to

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 4 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Cloud Platform (GCP)
London > Central London
6 months to
4 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 51 34 54
Rank change year-on-year -17 +20 +24
Permanent jobs citing GCP 447 446 366
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Central London 5.02% 6.80% 4.77%
As % of the Cloud Services category 11.51% 14.70% 12.27%
Number of salaries quoted 398 394 321
10th Percentile £57,500 £54,169 £53,750
25th Percentile £65,000 £66,438 £65,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £85,000 £85,000 £80,000
Median % change year-on-year - +6.25% +3.23%
75th Percentile £105,000 £100,000 £93,750
90th Percentile £139,000 £117,500 £110,000
London median annual salary £87,500 £82,500 £80,000
% change year-on-year +6.06% +3.13% +3.23%

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 3,883 3,034 2,983
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 43.57% 46.26% 38.84%
Number of salaries quoted 3,203 2,776 2,624
10th Percentile £41,250 £42,500 £40,000
25th Percentile £55,000 £53,750 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £72,500 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year - +3.57% +7.69%
75th Percentile £93,750 £88,750 £86,250
90th Percentile £107,500 £100,000 £96,250
London median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +3.57% - +7.69%

GCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

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

Job vacancy trend for GCP in Central London

GCP
Salary Trend in Central London

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

Salary trend for GCP in Central London

GCP
Salary Histogram in Central London

Salary distribution for jobs citing GCP in Central London over the 6 months to 4 July 2022.

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 4 July 2022. 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
Jobs
City of London -10 413 £87,500 +2.94% 80
Lambeth - 13 £67,500 -
West End of London -9 10 £61,500 -41.43%
Camden - 10 £61,500 -
Southwark - 4 £100,000 -
City of Westminster -2 2 £77,500 +46.23%
GCP
London

For the 6 months to 4 July 2022, 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.

1 350 (78.30%) AWS
2 301 (67.34%) Azure
3 219 (48.99%) Kubernetes
4 201 (44.97%) DevOps
5 177 (39.60%) Python
6 166 (37.14%) Docker
7 164 (36.69%) Agile
8 161 (36.02%) Java
9 143 (31.99%) Microservices
10 142 (31.77%) CI/CD
11 132 (29.53%) SQL
12 121 (27.07%) Terraform
13 111 (24.83%) Finance
14 98 (21.92%) Google
15 87 (19.46%) Jenkins
16 86 (19.24%) Software Engineering
17 85 (19.02%) NoSQL
18 77 (17.23%) Infrastructure as Code
19 71 (15.88%) Serverless
20 66 (14.77%) Spring
21 65 (14.54%) Degree
21 65 (14.54%) JavaScript
22 61 (13.65%) SQL Server
23 60 (13.42%) C#
24 56 (12.53%) Social Skills
25 55 (12.30%) React
26 54 (12.08%) Puppet
27 53 (11.86%) Bash
27 53 (11.86%) Oracle
28 52 (11.63%) Relational Database

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 34 (7.61%) Confluence
2 17 (3.80%) Apache Spark
3 14 (3.13%) Apache
4 8 (1.79%) Apache Airflow
5 4 (0.89%) Apache Pig
5 4 (0.89%) CMS
6 3 (0.67%) nginx
6 3 (0.67%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.22%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.22%) Headless CMS
7 1 (0.22%) IIS
7 1 (0.22%) JBoss
7 1 (0.22%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.22%) SAS
7 1 (0.22%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.22%) Umbraco
Applications
1 21 (4.70%) MS Visio
2 5 (1.12%) Chatbot
3 4 (0.89%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.89%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (0.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.67%) Summit
2 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.22%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 350 (78.30%) AWS
2 301 (67.34%) Azure
3 71 (15.88%) Serverless
4 35 (7.83%) Azure DevOps
5 29 (6.49%) Power Platform
6 27 (6.04%) Snowflake
7 23 (5.15%) PaaS
8 21 (4.70%) AWS CloudFormation
8 21 (4.70%) Lucidchart
9 20 (4.47%) SaaS
10 15 (3.36%) GitHub
10 15 (3.36%) Google Kubernetes Engine
11 14 (3.13%) Azure Synapse Analytics
12 12 (2.68%) OpenShift
13 11 (2.46%) Azure AKS
13 11 (2.46%) Matillion
13 11 (2.46%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 10 (2.24%) Cloud Functions
14 10 (2.24%) IaaS
15 8 (1.79%) Azure Storage
Communications & Networking
1 22 (4.92%) Firewall
2 15 (3.36%) Network Security
3 12 (2.68%) DNS
4 6 (1.34%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (0.89%) Software-Defined Networking
6 3 (0.67%) Internet
6 3 (0.67%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (0.45%) Broadband
7 2 (0.45%) LAN
7 2 (0.45%) VPN
7 2 (0.45%) WAN
8 1 (0.22%) Converged Networks
8 1 (0.22%) IPsec
8 1 (0.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (19.02%) NoSQL
2 61 (13.65%) SQL Server
3 52 (11.63%) Relational Database
4 47 (10.51%) PostgreSQL
5 38 (8.50%) DynamoDB
6 33 (7.38%) Data Warehouse
7 28 (6.26%) Power BI
8 26 (5.82%) BigQuery
9 24 (5.37%) Big Data
9 24 (5.37%) Tableau
10 22 (4.92%) Data Lake
10 22 (4.92%) MongoDB
11 19 (4.25%) Amazon Redshift
12 17 (3.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 15 (3.36%) Hadoop
13 15 (3.36%) Looker
14 14 (3.13%) OLTP
15 10 (2.24%) MySQL
16 9 (2.01%) OLAP
17 8 (1.79%) Delta Lake
Development Applications
1 87 (19.46%) Jenkins
2 48 (10.74%) Git (software)
3 41 (9.17%) JIRA
4 23 (5.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 21 (4.70%) CircleCI
5 21 (4.70%) GitLab
6 19 (4.25%) Maven
7 14 (3.13%) SonarQube
8 12 (2.68%) JUnit
9 11 (2.46%) Cucumber
9 11 (2.46%) Travis CI
10 10 (2.24%) TeamCity
11 9 (2.01%) JMeter
12 7 (1.57%) Appium
12 7 (1.57%) Bitbucket
12 7 (1.57%) SpecFlow
13 6 (1.34%) ERwin
13 6 (1.34%) Gradle
14 5 (1.12%) PowerDesigner
14 5 (1.12%) Vagrant
General
1 111 (24.83%) Finance
2 56 (12.53%) Social Skills
3 44 (9.84%) Banking
4 22 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
5 15 (3.36%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 14 (3.13%) Influencing Skills
6 14 (3.13%) Presentation Skills
7 12 (2.68%) Manufacturing
8 11 (2.46%) Law
9 10 (2.24%) Front Office
10 9 (2.01%) Legal
11 8 (1.79%) Organisational Skills
11 8 (1.79%) Public Sector
11 8 (1.79%) Tech for Good
12 7 (1.57%) Marketing
13 6 (1.34%) Advertising
13 6 (1.34%) Financial Institution
14 5 (1.12%) Documentation Skills
15 4 (0.89%) Billing
15 4 (0.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 67 (14.99%) DevOps Engineer
2 51 (11.41%) Developer
3 50 (11.19%) Technical Leader
4 42 (9.40%) Architect
5 41 (9.17%) Java Engineer
6 32 (7.16%) Cloud Engineer
7 28 (6.26%) Analyst
7 28 (6.26%) Data Engineer
8 26 (5.82%) Software Engineer
9 21 (4.70%) Java Developer
9 21 (4.70%) Scala Engineer
10 19 (4.25%) Solutions Architect
11 18 (4.03%) GCP Engineer
12 15 (3.36%) Network Engineer
13 14 (3.13%) Consultant
13 14 (3.13%) Site Reliability Engineer
14 13 (2.91%) GCP DevOps
14 13 (2.91%) GCP DevOps Engineer
14 13 (2.91%) Platform Engineer
15 12 (2.68%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 66 (14.77%) Spring
2 55 (12.30%) React
3 50 (11.19%) Spring Boot
4 47 (10.51%) Kafka
5 35 (7.83%) Node.js
6 27 (6.04%) .NET
6 27 (6.04%) RESTful
7 18 (4.03%) HTML
8 16 (3.58%) CSS
8 16 (3.58%) Hibernate
8 16 (3.58%) OAuth
9 15 (3.36%) OAuth2
9 15 (3.36%) REST
10 13 (2.91%) OpenID
11 12 (2.68%) AngularJS
12 9 (2.01%) ASP.NET
12 9 (2.01%) ASP.NET Web API
12 9 (2.01%) LESS
13 8 (1.79%) ARM Templates
13 8 (1.79%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 38 (8.50%) Public Cloud
2 35 (7.83%) Cloud Native
3 23 (5.15%) Greenfield Project
4 21 (4.70%) Data Structures
5 18 (4.03%) Algorithms
6 14 (3.13%) Derivative
7 13 (2.91%) Data Centre
7 13 (2.91%) User Experience
8 10 (2.24%) Equities
8 10 (2.24%) Life Science
9 9 (2.01%) Fixed Income
10 8 (1.79%) Blockchain
10 8 (1.79%) Mobile App
11 7 (1.57%) Educational Technology
11 7 (1.57%) Hybrid Cloud
12 5 (1.12%) Private Cloud
13 4 (0.89%) Clustering
13 4 (0.89%) FMCG
14 3 (0.67%) Blog
14 3 (0.67%) Legacy Applications
Operating Systems
1 46 (10.29%) Linux
2 14 (3.13%) Android
3 12 (2.68%) Windows
4 10 (2.24%) Unix
5 5 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (0.67%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.67%) CentOS
7 1 (0.22%) FreeBSD
7 1 (0.22%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.22%) VMS
7 1 (0.22%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 201 (44.97%) DevOps
2 164 (36.69%) Agile
3 143 (31.99%) Microservices
4 142 (31.77%) CI/CD
5 86 (19.24%) Software Engineering
6 77 (17.23%) Infrastructure as Code
7 51 (11.41%) Event-Driven
7 51 (11.41%) Event-Driven Architecture
8 50 (11.19%) Test Automation
9 49 (10.96%) Analytics
10 43 (9.62%) Technical Leadership
11 42 (9.40%) Business Intelligence
11 42 (9.40%) SDLC
11 42 (9.40%) Validation
12 41 (9.17%) ETL
13 38 (8.50%) UML
14 37 (8.28%) Technical Architecture
15 35 (7.83%) Data Privacy
15 35 (7.83%) Data Science
15 35 (7.83%) Matrix Organization
Programming Languages
1 177 (39.60%) Python
2 161 (36.02%) Java
3 132 (29.53%) SQL
4 65 (14.54%) JavaScript
5 60 (13.42%) C#
6 53 (11.86%) Bash
7 47 (10.51%) Scala
8 40 (8.95%) Go
9 35 (7.83%) Kotlin
10 30 (6.71%) C++
11 20 (4.47%) T-SQL
12 16 (3.58%) C
13 14 (3.13%) PowerShell
14 10 (2.24%) Rust
15 8 (1.79%) Groovy
16 6 (1.34%) R
16 6 (1.34%) Ruby
16 6 (1.34%) TypeScript
17 5 (1.12%) PHP
18 2 (0.45%) Perl
Qualifications
1 65 (14.54%) Degree
2 29 (6.49%) Master's Degree
3 17 (3.80%) Computer Science Degree
4 13 (2.91%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (2.68%) CCNP
6 10 (2.24%) Security Cleared
7 9 (2.01%) SC Cleared
8 6 (1.34%) CCIE
9 5 (1.12%) CISSP
10 4 (0.89%) CSSLP
10 4 (0.89%) TOGAF Certification
10 4 (0.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.22%) (ISC)2 CCSP
11 1 (0.22%) AWS Certification
11 1 (0.22%) CCSP
11 1 (0.22%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.22%) GIAC
11 1 (0.22%) MCSE
11 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.22%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.25%) QA
2 18 (4.03%) GDPR
3 12 (2.68%) SLA
4 10 (2.24%) Data Quality
5 7 (1.57%) Accessibility
6 1 (0.22%) NIST
System Software
1 166 (37.14%) Docker
2 6 (1.34%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.34%) Virtual Machines
3 5 (1.12%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.89%) Apache Flume
4 4 (0.89%) Virtual Servers
4 4 (0.89%) VirtualBox
4 4 (0.89%) vSphere
5 3 (0.67%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 219 (48.99%) Kubernetes
2 121 (27.07%) Terraform
3 54 (12.08%) Puppet
4 39 (8.72%) Ansible
5 17 (3.80%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (0.89%) CASB
6 4 (0.89%) Docker Swarm
6 4 (0.89%) Microsoft Clustering
6 4 (0.89%) Single Sign-On
7 3 (0.67%) Grafana
7 3 (0.67%) HAProxy
7 3 (0.67%) Istio
7 3 (0.67%) Prometheus
8 2 (0.45%) HP Fortify
9 1 (0.22%) AirWatch
9 1 (0.22%) CSIRT
9 1 (0.22%) Jamf Pro
9 1 (0.22%) Kibana
Vendors
1 98 (21.92%) Google
2 53 (11.86%) Oracle
3 45 (10.07%) Microsoft
4 18 (4.03%) Informatica
5 16 (3.58%) Cisco
6 13 (2.91%) IBM
7 12 (2.68%) Palo Alto
8 11 (2.46%) Databricks
8 11 (2.46%) Salesforce.com
9 10 (2.24%) CheckPoint
10 9 (2.01%) F5
10 9 (2.01%) SAP
10 9 (2.01%) Talend
11 8 (1.79%) VMware
12 6 (1.34%) Arista
12 6 (1.34%) Aruba
12 6 (1.34%) Dell
12 6 (1.34%) Fortinet
12 6 (1.34%) Juniper
13 5 (1.12%) Hortonworks