Period
to 20 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for Google Cloud Platform skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Google Cloud Platform over the 6 months to 20 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Cloud Platform (GCP)
London > Central London
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 129 282 305
Rank change year-on-year +153 +23 +77
Permanent jobs citing Google Cloud Platform 308 113 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 2.41% 0.78% 0.53%
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.90% 3.44% 3.66%
Number of salaries quoted 286 108 65
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £75,000 £57,604
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.67% +30.20% +4.73%
10th Percentile £47,500 £51,750 £43,500
90th Percentile £97,500 £93,750 £99,500
London median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% +21.74% +5.50%

Google Cloud Platform 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 3,460 3,287 1,883
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 27.08% 22.66% 14.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3,158 2,936 1,700
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £34,156 £34,375 £32,500
90th Percentile £91,250 £90,000 £85,000
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +9.09%

Google Cloud Platform
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing Google Cloud Platform as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for Google Cloud Platform in Central London

Google Cloud Platform
Salary Trend in Central London

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

Salary trend for Google Cloud Platform in Central London

Google Cloud Platform
Salary Histogram in Central London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Google Cloud Platform in Central London over the 6 months to 20 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Google Cloud Platform in Central London

Google Cloud Platform
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 Google Cloud Platform within the Central London region over the 6 months to 20 January 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 +125 236 £75,000 - 93
West End of London +6 11 £66,250 -17.19%
City of Westminster - 5 £80,000 - 1
Southwark +76 1 £57,500 -4.17%
Google Cloud Platform
London

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, IT jobs citing Google Cloud Platform 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 Google Cloud Platform.

1 251 (81.49%) Amazon AWS
2 213 (69.16%) Google
3 192 (62.34%) DevOps
4 162 (52.60%) Python
5 155 (50.32%) Docker
6 154 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 127 (41.23%) Kubernetes
8 108 (35.06%) Linux
9 104 (33.77%) Agile Software Development
10 94 (30.52%) Ansible
11 89 (28.90%) Microservices
12 72 (23.38%) Java
13 71 (23.05%) Jenkins
14 65 (21.10%) Ruby
15 63 (20.45%) Terraform
16 62 (20.13%) Software Engineering
17 59 (19.16%) Puppet
18 56 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
19 54 (17.53%) Bash Shell
20 53 (17.21%) Finance
21 51 (16.56%) TDD
22 48 (15.58%) Configuration Management
23 47 (15.26%) JavaScript
24 46 (14.94%) SQL
25 43 (13.96%) Machine Learning
26 42 (13.64%) Node.js
26 42 (13.64%) Continuous Delivery
27 41 (13.31%) Scala
28 39 (12.66%) Scrum
29 37 (12.01%) Continuous Integration

Google Cloud Platform
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 30 (9.74%) Apache Spark
2 21 (6.82%) Apache
3 13 (4.22%) Tomcat
4 12 (3.90%) nginx
4 12 (3.90%) WebSphere
5 10 (3.25%) OpenStack
6 6 (1.95%) Apache Solr
7 5 (1.62%) Apache Pig
7 5 (1.62%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (1.30%) Confluence
8 4 (1.30%) Jupyter
8 4 (1.30%) Skype for Business
9 3 (0.97%) IIS
10 2 (0.65%) CMS
11 1 (0.32%) Apache Airflow
11 1 (0.32%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 4 (1.30%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 7 (2.27%) SAP Hybris
2 2 (0.65%) Distributed Ledger
2 2 (0.65%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 251 (81.49%) Amazon AWS
2 154 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (4.22%) Cloud Computing
3 13 (4.22%) SaaS
4 11 (3.57%) Serverless
5 8 (2.60%) GitHub
5 8 (2.60%) Office 365
6 6 (1.95%) Amazon S3
7 5 (1.62%) IaaS
8 4 (1.30%) Amazon ElastiCache
8 4 (1.30%) AWS Lambda
8 4 (1.30%) Cloudflare
9 3 (0.97%) Akamai
9 3 (0.97%) Apple Pay
9 3 (0.97%) AWS CloudFormation
9 3 (0.97%) G Suite
9 3 (0.97%) Google Pay
9 3 (0.97%) IBM Cloud
9 3 (0.97%) OpenShift
9 3 (0.97%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 21 (6.82%) VLAN
2 12 (3.90%) BIG-IP
3 11 (3.57%) DNS
4 8 (2.60%) TCP/IP
5 6 (1.95%) VPN
6 5 (1.62%) Internet
7 4 (1.30%) DHCP
7 4 (1.30%) Firewall
7 4 (1.30%) SAN
7 4 (1.30%) Skype
8 3 (0.97%) HTTP
8 3 (0.97%) LAN
8 3 (0.97%) Network Security
8 3 (0.97%) WAN
9 2 (0.65%) HbbTV
9 2 (0.65%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (0.32%) 3GPP
10 1 (0.32%) NX-OS
10 1 (0.32%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (9.42%) NoSQL
2 28 (9.09%) Big Data
3 24 (7.79%) MySQL
4 23 (7.47%) Hadoop
5 20 (6.49%) Redis
6 19 (6.17%) Relational Database
7 17 (5.52%) Apache Cassandra
8 16 (5.19%) BigQuery
8 16 (5.19%) Blockchain
9 15 (4.87%) SQL Server
10 10 (3.25%) Apache Hive
10 10 (3.25%) HBase
11 8 (2.60%) PostgreSQL
12 7 (2.27%) MongoDB
13 4 (1.30%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 4 (1.30%) Couchbase
13 4 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
14 3 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
14 3 (0.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 2 (0.65%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 71 (23.05%) Jenkins
2 29 (9.42%) Git (software)
3 19 (6.17%) Travis CI
4 17 (5.52%) CircleCI
5 12 (3.90%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 12 (3.90%) Cucumber
5 12 (3.90%) git-flow
5 12 (3.90%) TeamCity
6 10 (3.25%) GitLab
7 7 (2.27%) JIRA
8 5 (1.62%) webpack
9 4 (1.30%) Grunt
9 4 (1.30%) gulp
9 4 (1.30%) JUnit
9 4 (1.30%) Selenium
10 3 (0.97%) Gradle
10 3 (0.97%) Maven
10 3 (0.97%) Mockito
10 3 (0.97%) WebDriver
11 2 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 53 (17.21%) Finance
2 27 (8.77%) Law
3 23 (7.47%) Banking
4 19 (6.17%) Games
4 19 (6.17%) Retail
5 8 (2.60%) Marketing
5 8 (2.60%) Telecoms
6 7 (2.27%) Publishing
7 4 (1.30%) Advertising
8 3 (0.97%) French Language
8 3 (0.97%) Front Office
8 3 (0.97%) Military
9 2 (0.65%) Back Office
9 2 (0.65%) Electronics
9 2 (0.65%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.32%) German Language
10 1 (0.32%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.32%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.32%) Norwegian Language
10 1 (0.32%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 114 (37.01%) DevOps Engineer
2 67 (21.75%) Developer
3 34 (11.04%) Python Engineer
4 31 (10.06%) Cloud Engineer
5 24 (7.79%) Architect
5 24 (7.79%) Java Developer
6 23 (7.47%) AWS Engineer
7 21 (6.82%) Senior DevOps
7 21 (6.82%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 20 (6.49%) AWS DevOps
9 19 (6.17%) Data Engineer
10 15 (4.87%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 15 (4.87%) Cloud Architect
10 15 (4.87%) Linux/Unix DevOps
11 14 (4.55%) Python Developer
12 13 (4.22%) Administrator
12 13 (4.22%) Cloud Developer
12 13 (4.22%) Lead DevOps
12 13 (4.22%) Platform Engineer
13 12 (3.90%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (13.64%) Node.js
2 36 (11.69%) Kafka
3 31 (10.06%) Spring
4 23 (7.47%) Web Services
5 20 (6.49%) React
6 18 (5.84%) .NET
7 16 (5.19%) RESTful
8 14 (4.55%) Express
9 13 (4.22%) Spring Boot
10 12 (3.90%) LAMP
10 12 (3.90%) LEMP Stack
11 11 (3.57%) AngularJS
11 11 (3.57%) CSS
11 11 (3.57%) REST
12 10 (3.25%) HTML
12 10 (3.25%) Vue.js
13 8 (2.60%) Redux
14 7 (2.27%) HTML5
14 7 (2.27%) RabbitMQ
14 7 (2.27%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 34 (11.04%) Fintech
2 17 (5.52%) User Experience
3 13 (4.22%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (4.22%) Greenfield Project
4 10 (3.25%) Algorithms
5 9 (2.92%) Data Centre
5 9 (2.92%) Life Science
6 8 (2.60%) Public Cloud
7 7 (2.27%) Cloud Native
8 5 (1.62%) Mobile App
8 5 (1.62%) Replication
9 4 (1.30%) Driving Licence
9 4 (1.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 4 (1.30%) Renewable Energy
9 4 (1.30%) Xbox
10 3 (0.97%) Fixed Income
10 3 (0.97%) Hedge funds
10 3 (0.97%) Virtual Team
11 2 (0.65%) Blog
11 2 (0.65%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 108 (35.06%) Linux
2 23 (7.47%) Ubuntu
3 21 (6.82%) Windows
4 16 (5.19%) Debian
4 16 (5.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (3.90%) CoreOS
6 10 (3.25%) Windows Server
7 4 (1.30%) CentOS
7 4 (1.30%) Unix
7 4 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.97%) Amazon Linux
9 1 (0.32%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.32%) MVS
9 1 (0.32%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 192 (62.34%) DevOps
2 104 (33.77%) Agile Software Development
3 89 (28.90%) Microservices
4 62 (20.13%) Software Engineering
5 51 (16.56%) TDD
6 48 (15.58%) Configuration Management
7 43 (13.96%) Machine Learning
8 42 (13.64%) Continuous Delivery
9 39 (12.66%) Scrum
10 37 (12.01%) Continuous Integration
11 36 (11.69%) SDLC
12 35 (11.36%) Data Science
13 34 (11.04%) BDD
14 32 (10.39%) Pair Programming
15 31 (10.06%) E-Commerce
16 29 (9.42%) Computer Science
17 24 (7.79%) Artificial Intelligence
18 19 (6.17%) Mentoring
19 18 (5.84%) Analytics
19 18 (5.84%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 162 (52.60%) Python
2 72 (23.38%) Java
3 65 (21.10%) Ruby
4 54 (17.53%) Bash Shell
5 47 (15.26%) JavaScript
6 46 (14.94%) SQL
7 41 (13.31%) Scala
8 34 (11.04%) Go
9 25 (8.12%) Java 8
10 17 (5.52%) C#
11 13 (4.22%) C++
11 13 (4.22%) Shell Script
12 12 (3.90%) Groovy
13 9 (2.92%) R
14 8 (2.60%) Rust
15 7 (2.27%) ES6
15 7 (2.27%) Perl
15 7 (2.27%) PHP
16 6 (1.95%) C
16 6 (1.95%) ES7
Qualifications
1 32 (10.39%) Degree
2 18 (5.84%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (1.30%) AWS Certification
3 4 (1.30%) PhD
3 4 (1.30%) SC Cleared
3 4 (1.30%) Security Cleared
4 3 (0.97%) PMI Certification
4 3 (0.97%) PMP
5 2 (0.65%) Master's Degree
5 2 (0.65%) Numerate Degree
5 2 (0.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.32%) CISSP
6 1 (0.32%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (1.95%) GDPR
2 4 (1.30%) SLA
3 2 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.65%) QA
4 1 (0.32%) COBIT
4 1 (0.32%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 155 (50.32%) Docker
2 12 (3.90%) iptables
2 12 (3.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (2.92%) Hyper-V
4 5 (1.62%) Active Directory
5 4 (1.30%) Virtual Servers
5 4 (1.30%) VirtualBox
6 2 (0.65%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (0.65%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.32%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.32%) Firmware
7 1 (0.32%) HDFS
7 1 (0.32%) Xen
7 1 (0.32%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 127 (41.23%) Kubernetes
2 94 (30.52%) Ansible
3 63 (20.45%) Terraform
4 59 (19.16%) Puppet
5 56 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
6 14 (4.55%) Rancher
7 12 (3.90%) HAProxy
8 10 (3.25%) Salt
9 7 (2.27%) Oozie
10 5 (1.62%) Prometheus
11 4 (1.30%) Docker Swarm
11 4 (1.30%) Hadoop YARN
12 3 (0.97%) Consul
12 3 (0.97%) Mesos
12 3 (0.97%) Packer
12 3 (0.97%) Single Sign-On
13 2 (0.65%) Kibana
14 1 (0.32%) Grafana
14 1 (0.32%) Riemann
14 1 (0.32%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 213 (69.16%) Google
2 24 (7.79%) Rackspace
3 19 (6.17%) Red Hat
4 15 (4.87%) Oracle
5 12 (3.90%) F5
5 12 (3.90%) VMware
6 11 (3.57%) Microsoft
7 7 (2.27%) Apple
7 7 (2.27%) hybris
7 7 (2.27%) SAP
8 6 (1.95%) Cloudera
8 6 (1.95%) MapR
9 5 (1.62%) BT
9 5 (1.62%) Facebook
9 5 (1.62%) Hortonworks
9 5 (1.62%) Veeam
10 4 (1.30%) IBM
10 4 (1.30%) Nortel
11 3 (0.97%) Adobe
12 2 (0.65%) Cisco