Period
to 17 November 2018

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 17 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Cloud Platform (GCP)
London > Central London
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 150 249 310
Rank change year-on-year +99 +61 +90
Permanent jobs citing Google Cloud Platform 308 143 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 2.20% 1.04% 0.59%
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.23% 4.95% 4.10%
Number of salaries quoted 264 136 80
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +21.74% +21.05%
10th Percentile £45,000 £48,750 £44,750
90th Percentile £96,025 £98,750 £85,000
London median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +3.57% +16.67% +9.09%

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 3,744 2,891 2,075
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 26.73% 21.00% 14.40%
Number of salaries quoted 3,376 2,597 1,862
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 £32,500 £33,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £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 17 November 2018.

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 17 November 2018. 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 +60 223 £73,750 +5.36% 69
West End of London -4 18 £67,500 -3.57% 11
Southwark +73 3 £45,000 -21.74%
City of Westminster - 2 £48,750 -
Google Cloud Platform
London

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, 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.

1 249 (80.84%) Amazon AWS
2 239 (77.60%) Google
3 205 (66.56%) DevOps
4 170 (55.19%) Docker
5 164 (53.25%) Microsoft Azure
6 143 (46.43%) Python
7 137 (44.48%) Kubernetes
8 136 (44.16%) Agile Software Development
9 115 (37.34%) Linux
10 111 (36.04%) Ansible
11 86 (27.92%) Puppet
12 85 (27.60%) Java
13 76 (24.68%) Opscode Chef
14 72 (23.38%) Microservices
14 72 (23.38%) Scrum
15 71 (23.05%) Jenkins
16 67 (21.75%) Ruby
17 64 (20.78%) Configuration Management
18 52 (16.88%) TDD
18 52 (16.88%) Terraform
19 51 (16.56%) Open Source
20 47 (15.26%) Spring
20 47 (15.26%) Continuous Integration
20 47 (15.26%) SQL
21 41 (13.31%) Degree
22 40 (12.99%) JavaScript
22 40 (12.99%) Machine Learning
22 40 (12.99%) Continuous Delivery
23 39 (12.66%) Bash Shell
23 39 (12.66%) Software Engineering

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 25 (8.12%) OpenStack
2 24 (7.79%) Apache
2 24 (7.79%) Apache Spark
3 21 (6.82%) Tomcat
3 21 (6.82%) WebSphere
4 11 (3.57%) Cloud Foundry
5 10 (3.25%) Apache Pig
5 10 (3.25%) WebLogic
6 9 (2.92%) nginx
7 5 (1.62%) Confluence
7 5 (1.62%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (1.30%) Apache Solr
8 4 (1.30%) Skype for Business
9 3 (0.97%) Jetty
9 3 (0.97%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (0.65%) Apache Airflow
10 2 (0.65%) CMS
10 2 (0.65%) Ethereum
11 1 (0.32%) GemFire
11 1 (0.32%) Jupyter
Applications
1 4 (1.30%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.32%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 7 (2.27%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (0.32%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 249 (80.84%) Amazon AWS
2 164 (53.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (6.17%) Serverless
4 16 (5.19%) PaaS
5 14 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
5 14 (4.55%) IBM Cloud
6 13 (4.22%) OpenShift
7 12 (3.90%) SaaS
8 7 (2.27%) AWS CloudFormation
9 6 (1.95%) Apple Pay
9 6 (1.95%) Google Pay
9 6 (1.95%) Office 365
10 4 (1.30%) AWS Lambda
10 4 (1.30%) GitHub
11 3 (0.97%) Akamai
11 3 (0.97%) Apigee
11 3 (0.97%) Google App Engine
11 3 (0.97%) Heroku
11 3 (0.97%) Sumo Logic
11 3 (0.97%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 13 (4.22%) VLAN
2 8 (2.60%) BIG-IP
2 8 (2.60%) Internet
3 6 (1.95%) DNS
4 5 (1.62%) VPN
5 4 (1.30%) DHCP
5 4 (1.30%) Firewall
5 4 (1.30%) HTTP
5 4 (1.30%) SAN
5 4 (1.30%) Skype
5 4 (1.30%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.97%) HbbTV
6 3 (0.97%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (0.97%) LAN
6 3 (0.97%) WAN
7 1 (0.32%) CHAP
7 1 (0.32%) Network Security
7 1 (0.32%) NX-OS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (8.77%) Apache Cassandra
1 27 (8.77%) MySQL
1 27 (8.77%) NoSQL
2 26 (8.44%) Big Data
3 24 (7.79%) Relational Database
4 21 (6.82%) Hadoop
4 21 (6.82%) MongoDB
5 19 (6.17%) Redis
6 12 (3.90%) Blockchain
6 12 (3.90%) SQL Server
7 11 (3.57%) PostgreSQL
8 10 (3.25%) HBase
9 9 (2.92%) BigQuery
10 8 (2.60%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 8 (2.60%) Apache Hive
11 5 (1.62%) Data Lake
11 5 (1.62%) RDBMS
11 5 (1.62%) Sqoop
12 4 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
12 4 (1.30%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 71 (23.05%) Jenkins
2 27 (8.77%) Git (software)
3 18 (5.84%) CircleCI
4 17 (5.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 16 (5.19%) Travis CI
6 15 (4.87%) TeamCity
7 14 (4.55%) GitLab
8 12 (3.90%) JIRA
9 9 (2.92%) Gradle
10 8 (2.60%) Buildbot
11 7 (2.27%) JUnit
11 7 (2.27%) Maven
12 6 (1.95%) Cucumber
12 6 (1.95%) Mockito
13 5 (1.62%) Bitbucket
13 5 (1.62%) git-flow
13 5 (1.62%) Selenium
14 4 (1.30%) GoCD
14 4 (1.30%) webpack
15 3 (0.97%) WebDriver
General
1 37 (12.01%) Finance
2 25 (8.12%) Games
3 24 (7.79%) Law
4 16 (5.19%) Banking
4 16 (5.19%) Retail
5 8 (2.60%) Telecoms
6 7 (2.27%) Marketing
7 5 (1.62%) Publishing
8 3 (0.97%) French Language
9 2 (0.65%) Advertising
9 2 (0.65%) Back Office
9 2 (0.65%) Electronics
9 2 (0.65%) Military
10 1 (0.32%) Legal
10 1 (0.32%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.32%) Multimedia
10 1 (0.32%) Norwegian Language
10 1 (0.32%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 113 (36.69%) DevOps Engineer
2 60 (19.48%) Developer
3 35 (11.36%) Architect
4 28 (9.09%) Java Developer
5 26 (8.44%) Cloud Architect
5 26 (8.44%) Cloud Engineer
6 23 (7.47%) AWS DevOps
7 21 (6.82%) AWS Engineer
8 20 (6.49%) Senior DevOps
8 20 (6.49%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 19 (6.17%) AWS DevOps Engineer
10 18 (5.84%) Cloud Developer
11 17 (5.52%) Consultant
11 17 (5.52%) Python Engineer
12 11 (3.57%) Senior Developer
12 11 (3.57%) Solutions Architect
13 10 (3.25%) Data Engineer
13 10 (3.25%) Lead DevOps
14 9 (2.92%) Technical Leader
15 8 (2.60%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (15.26%) Spring
2 36 (11.69%) Node.js
2 36 (11.69%) Spring Boot
3 22 (7.14%) Kafka
3 22 (7.14%) Web Services
4 16 (5.19%) REST
5 15 (4.87%) .NET
5 15 (4.87%) Spring Cloud
6 14 (4.55%) React
6 14 (4.55%) RESTful
6 14 (4.55%) SOAP
7 12 (3.90%) Java EE
8 11 (3.57%) CSS
8 11 (3.57%) JPA
9 10 (3.25%) HTML
10 8 (2.60%) AngularJS
10 8 (2.60%) Hibernate
10 8 (2.60%) LAMP
10 8 (2.60%) LEMP Stack
11 7 (2.27%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 31 (10.06%) Computer Science
2 30 (9.74%) Fintech
3 26 (8.44%) Data Centre
4 19 (6.17%) Greenfield Project
5 14 (4.55%) Public Cloud
6 12 (3.90%) Cloud Native
6 12 (3.90%) Enterprise Software
6 12 (3.90%) Self-Motivation
7 10 (3.25%) Algorithms
7 10 (3.25%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (3.25%) Blog
7 10 (3.25%) Hybrid Cloud
7 10 (3.25%) User Experience
8 6 (1.95%) Mobile App
8 6 (1.95%) Virtual Team
9 5 (1.62%) Replication
10 4 (1.30%) Driving Licence
10 4 (1.30%) FMCG
10 4 (1.30%) Life Science
11 3 (0.97%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 115 (37.34%) Linux
2 19 (6.17%) Ubuntu
3 16 (5.19%) Windows
4 12 (3.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 11 (3.57%) Debian
5 11 (3.57%) Windows Server
6 8 (2.60%) CoreOS
7 4 (1.30%) Amazon Linux
7 4 (1.30%) CentOS
7 4 (1.30%) Unix
7 4 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (0.97%) Android
8 3 (0.97%) Apple iOS
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
1 205 (66.56%) DevOps
2 136 (44.16%) Agile Software Development
3 72 (23.38%) Microservices
3 72 (23.38%) Scrum
4 64 (20.78%) Configuration Management
5 52 (16.88%) TDD
6 51 (16.56%) Open Source
7 47 (15.26%) Continuous Integration
8 40 (12.99%) Continuous Delivery
8 40 (12.99%) Machine Learning
9 39 (12.66%) Software Engineering
10 31 (10.06%) BDD
11 28 (9.09%) Artificial Intelligence
12 27 (8.77%) Stakeholder Management
13 26 (8.44%) SDLC
14 23 (7.47%) Pair Programming
15 20 (6.49%) Data Science
16 19 (6.17%) E-Commerce
16 19 (6.17%) Mentoring
17 15 (4.87%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 143 (46.43%) Python
2 85 (27.60%) Java
3 67 (21.75%) Ruby
4 47 (15.26%) SQL
5 40 (12.99%) JavaScript
6 39 (12.66%) Bash Shell
7 37 (12.01%) Go
8 31 (10.06%) Scala
9 29 (9.42%) Java 8
10 22 (7.14%) C#
11 11 (3.57%) Shell Script
12 10 (3.25%) Perl
13 8 (2.60%) Groovy
13 8 (2.60%) PHP
14 7 (2.27%) C++
14 7 (2.27%) ES6
15 6 (1.95%) R
15 6 (1.95%) Rust
16 4 (1.30%) Java 9
16 4 (1.30%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 41 (13.31%) Degree
2 14 (4.55%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (3.90%) Master's Degree
4 4 (1.30%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.30%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.97%) PhD
5 3 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (0.65%) Numerate Degree
6 2 (0.65%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.65%) PMP
7 1 (0.32%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.32%) CISSP
7 1 (0.32%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.62%) QA
2 4 (1.30%) GDPR
3 3 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.32%) COBIT
4 1 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 170 (55.19%) Docker
2 14 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (2.60%) Hyper-V
3 8 (2.60%) iptables
4 6 (1.95%) Active Directory
5 4 (1.30%) Apache Flume
5 4 (1.30%) Virtual Servers
5 4 (1.30%) VirtualBox
6 2 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.32%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.32%) Firmware
7 1 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.32%) Xen
7 1 (0.32%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 137 (44.48%) Kubernetes
2 111 (36.04%) Ansible
3 86 (27.92%) Puppet
4 76 (24.68%) Opscode Chef
5 52 (16.88%) Terraform
6 36 (11.69%) Salt
7 14 (4.55%) Rancher
8 8 (2.60%) Docker Swarm
8 8 (2.60%) HAProxy
9 7 (2.27%) Oozie
10 6 (1.95%) Prometheus
11 4 (1.30%) Mesos
12 3 (0.97%) Cobbler
12 3 (0.97%) Consul
12 3 (0.97%) Kibana
12 3 (0.97%) Nagios
12 3 (0.97%) Single Sign-On
12 3 (0.97%) Tivoli
12 3 (0.97%) ZABBIX
13 2 (0.65%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 239 (77.60%) Google
2 25 (8.12%) Red Hat
3 18 (5.84%) Oracle
4 14 (4.55%) IBM
4 14 (4.55%) Microsoft
4 14 (4.55%) Rackspace
4 14 (4.55%) VMware
5 13 (4.22%) Apple
5 13 (4.22%) SAP
6 11 (3.57%) Facebook
7 8 (2.60%) F5
8 7 (2.27%) hybris
9 6 (1.95%) BT
9 6 (1.95%) MapR
10 5 (1.62%) Veeam
11 4 (1.30%) Atlassian
11 4 (1.30%) Cloudera
11 4 (1.30%) New Relic
11 4 (1.30%) Nortel
11 4 (1.30%) Splunk