Period
to 17 August 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Google products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Google over the 6 months to 17 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Google.

Google
London > Central London
6 months to
17 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 112 152 155
Rank change year-on-year +40 +3 +1
Permanent jobs citing Google 406 263 336
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 2.86% 2.11% 2.06%
As % of the Vendors category 6.92% 4.97% 4.94%
Number of salaries quoted 342 232 310
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% +22.22%
10th Percentile £35,750 £28,100 £31,250
90th Percentile £97,375 £77,500 £85,000
London median annual salary £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +13.04% +4.55% +10.00%

Google is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Central London.

All Vendors
Central London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 5,870 5,292 6,795
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 41.40% 42.51% 41.66%
Number of salaries quoted 5,071 4,700 6,023
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £81,250
London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - -

Google
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

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

Job vacancy trend for Google in Central London

Google
Salary Trend in Central London

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

Salary trend for Google in Central London

Google
Salary Histogram in Central London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Google in Central London over the 6 months to 17 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Google in Central London

Google
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 within the Central London region over the 6 months to 17 August 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 +23 272 £67,500 +12.50% 76
West End of London +12 36 £50,000 +53.85% 21
Southwark -14 7 £40,000 -43.86%
Camden +8 6 £50,000 +53.85% 2
City of Westminster +11 5 £40,000 -20.00%
Google
London

For the 6 months to 17 August 2018, IT jobs citing Google 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.

1 220 (54.19%) Amazon AWS
2 179 (44.09%) Google Cloud Platform
3 156 (38.42%) Agile Software Development
4 151 (37.19%) Microsoft Azure
5 140 (34.48%) Python
6 133 (32.76%) DevOps
7 120 (29.56%) Docker
8 95 (23.40%) Linux
9 90 (22.17%) Java
10 87 (21.43%) Analytics
11 84 (20.69%) Kubernetes
12 76 (18.72%) Puppet
12 76 (18.72%) SQL
13 69 (17.00%) Finance
13 69 (17.00%) Google Analytics
14 66 (16.26%) Ansible
15 65 (16.01%) Scrum
16 58 (14.29%) Degree
17 57 (14.04%) Opscode Chef
18 52 (12.81%) Open Source
19 51 (12.56%) Microsoft
20 50 (12.32%) JavaScript
21 49 (12.07%) Marketing
22 47 (11.58%) Ruby
22 47 (11.58%) GCP
23 46 (11.33%) TDD
23 46 (11.33%) Software Engineering
24 45 (11.08%) Jenkins
25 44 (10.84%) HTML
25 44 (10.84%) Windows

Google
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 28 (6.90%) OpenStack
2 23 (5.67%) Apache Spark
3 17 (4.19%) WebSphere
4 16 (3.94%) Tomcat
5 11 (2.71%) Cloud Foundry
6 10 (2.46%) Apache
6 10 (2.46%) WebLogic
7 9 (2.22%) Elasticsearch
8 7 (1.72%) SAS
9 6 (1.48%) nginx
10 5 (1.23%) Apache Pig
11 4 (0.99%) CMS
11 4 (0.99%) Confluence
11 4 (0.99%) SharePoint
11 4 (0.99%) WordPress
12 3 (0.74%) Drupal
12 3 (0.74%) Jetty
12 3 (0.74%) WebSphere Application Server
13 2 (0.49%) MS Exchange
13 2 (0.49%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 15 (3.69%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (2.96%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (1.72%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.99%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 4 (0.99%) SPSS
5 3 (0.74%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 1 (0.25%) InVision
7 1 (0.25%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 3 (0.74%) iTrent
1 3 (0.74%) SAP Hybris
1 3 (0.74%) Unit4 Business World
2 2 (0.49%) Abakus
3 1 (0.25%) Adobe Campaign
3 1 (0.25%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 220 (54.19%) Amazon AWS
2 179 (44.09%) Google Cloud Platform
3 151 (37.19%) Microsoft Azure
4 69 (17.00%) Google Analytics
5 23 (5.67%) SaaS
6 21 (5.17%) Serverless
7 19 (4.68%) PaaS
8 18 (4.43%) Office 365
9 17 (4.19%) Adobe Analytics
9 17 (4.19%) G Suite
10 14 (3.45%) Google Play
10 14 (3.45%) IBM Cloud
10 14 (3.45%) OpenShift
11 13 (3.20%) AdWords
12 12 (2.96%) IaaS
13 10 (2.46%) GitHub
14 8 (1.97%) Loggly
14 8 (1.97%) Sumo Logic
15 7 (1.72%) Amazon EC2
15 7 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 34 (8.37%) VPN
2 31 (7.64%) Firewall
3 22 (5.42%) DNS
4 17 (4.19%) WAN
5 16 (3.94%) Cisco IOS
6 15 (3.69%) NetScaler
6 15 (3.69%) Network Security
6 15 (3.69%) Skype
7 14 (3.45%) Cisco ASA
7 14 (3.45%) Cisco ISE
7 14 (3.45%) Cisco Nexus
7 14 (3.45%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 14 (3.45%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 14 (3.45%) MPLS
7 14 (3.45%) NX-OS
7 14 (3.45%) VPLS
7 14 (3.45%) WLAN
8 13 (3.20%) VLAN
9 12 (2.96%) Internet
9 12 (2.96%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (8.87%) Big Data
2 31 (7.64%) MySQL
3 30 (7.39%) Apache Cassandra
4 25 (6.16%) Hadoop
5 24 (5.91%) NoSQL
6 21 (5.17%) MongoDB
7 20 (4.93%) Relational Database
8 17 (4.19%) PostgreSQL
9 15 (3.69%) Redis
10 13 (3.20%) Apache Hive
11 10 (2.46%) HBase
11 10 (2.46%) SQL Server
12 7 (1.72%) Blockchain
13 6 (1.48%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 6 (1.48%) Data Lake
13 6 (1.48%) Power BI
14 5 (1.23%) Spotfire
15 4 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 4 (0.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 4 (0.99%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 45 (11.08%) Jenkins
2 35 (8.62%) Git (software)
3 24 (5.91%) JIRA
4 17 (4.19%) Sonatype Nexus
5 16 (3.94%) Selenium
6 14 (3.45%) CircleCI
7 12 (2.96%) Maven
8 11 (2.71%) Travis CI
8 11 (2.71%) Visual Studio
9 10 (2.46%) GitLab
10 9 (2.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 8 (1.97%) Buildbot
11 8 (1.97%) HP UFT
11 8 (1.97%) TeamCity
12 6 (1.48%) Gradle
12 6 (1.48%) JUnit
13 5 (1.23%) Bitbucket
13 5 (1.23%) Grunt
13 5 (1.23%) IntelliJ
13 5 (1.23%) Subversion
General
1 69 (17.00%) Finance
2 49 (12.07%) Marketing
3 30 (7.39%) Retail
4 17 (4.19%) Banking
4 17 (4.19%) Games
5 12 (2.96%) Telecoms
6 10 (2.46%) Advertising
7 6 (1.48%) Law
8 4 (0.99%) Legal
9 3 (0.74%) Automotive
9 3 (0.74%) Brand Awareness
9 3 (0.74%) French Language
9 3 (0.74%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.49%) Back Office
10 2 (0.49%) Billing
10 2 (0.49%) Publishing
10 2 (0.49%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.25%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.25%) Front Office
11 1 (0.25%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 103 (25.37%) Developer
2 67 (16.50%) DevOps Engineer
3 37 (9.11%) Architect
4 36 (8.87%) Analyst
5 34 (8.37%) Cloud Architect
6 28 (6.90%) Consultant
7 24 (5.91%) Java Developer
8 19 (4.68%) Senior Developer
9 18 (4.43%) AWS Engineer
10 16 (3.94%) Principal Consultant
10 16 (3.94%) Salesforce Developer
11 15 (3.69%) AWS DevOps
11 15 (3.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 14 (3.45%) AWS DevOps Engineer
12 14 (3.45%) Cloud Consultant
12 14 (3.45%) Infrastructure Security Specialist
12 14 (3.45%) Infrastructure Specialist
12 14 (3.45%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
12 14 (3.45%) Security Specialist
12 14 (3.45%) Solutions Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (10.84%) HTML
2 42 (10.34%) CSS
3 34 (8.37%) Node.js
3 34 (8.37%) Spring
3 34 (8.37%) Web Services
4 28 (6.90%) Spring Boot
5 26 (6.40%) .NET
5 26 (6.40%) Kafka
6 24 (5.91%) REST
7 22 (5.42%) SOAP
8 20 (4.93%) React
9 19 (4.68%) Visualforce
10 16 (3.94%) HTML5
10 16 (3.94%) Redux
11 15 (3.69%) Elastic Stack
12 14 (3.45%) AngularJS
12 14 (3.45%) Mason
13 13 (3.20%) RabbitMQ
14 12 (2.96%) jQuery
14 12 (2.96%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 38 (9.36%) Computer Science
2 32 (7.88%) Data Centre
3 31 (7.64%) Enterprise Software
4 29 (7.14%) User Experience
5 28 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
6 27 (6.65%) Fintech
7 20 (4.93%) Algorithms
8 18 (4.43%) Greenfield Project
9 16 (3.94%) Self-Motivation
10 15 (3.69%) Mobile App
10 15 (3.69%) Public Cloud
11 13 (3.20%) Blog
12 12 (2.96%) Cloud Native
13 11 (2.71%) Social Media
14 10 (2.46%) Data Structures
14 10 (2.46%) Hybrid Cloud
15 8 (1.97%) Digital Media
16 7 (1.72%) Management Information System
16 7 (1.72%) Virtual Team
17 5 (1.23%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 95 (23.40%) Linux
2 44 (10.84%) Windows
3 22 (5.42%) Android
4 15 (3.69%) Mac OS X
5 14 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (2.96%) Apple iOS
6 12 (2.96%) Windows 7
6 12 (2.96%) Windows Server
6 12 (2.96%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (1.72%) Unix
8 6 (1.48%) Windows 10
9 5 (1.23%) Ubuntu
10 4 (0.99%) CentOS
10 4 (0.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (0.74%) CoreOS
12 2 (0.49%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.49%) VyOS
12 2 (0.49%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.25%) Mac OS X Server
13 1 (0.25%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (38.42%) Agile Software Development
2 133 (32.76%) DevOps
3 87 (21.43%) Analytics
4 65 (16.01%) Scrum
5 52 (12.81%) Open Source
6 46 (11.33%) Software Engineering
6 46 (11.33%) TDD
7 42 (10.34%) Configuration Management
8 41 (10.10%) Machine Learning
9 38 (9.36%) Continuous Integration
10 36 (8.87%) Microservices
11 31 (7.64%) Continuous Delivery
12 27 (6.65%) Test Automation
13 26 (6.40%) Data Science
13 26 (6.40%) E-Commerce
13 26 (6.40%) Stakeholder Management
14 24 (5.91%) Problem-Solving
14 24 (5.91%) SEO
15 23 (5.67%) Artificial Intelligence
16 22 (5.42%) Infrastructure Engineering
Programming Languages
1 140 (34.48%) Python
2 90 (22.17%) Java
3 76 (18.72%) SQL
4 50 (12.32%) JavaScript
5 47 (11.58%) Ruby
6 34 (8.37%) C#
7 33 (8.13%) Go
8 31 (7.64%) Bash Shell
9 30 (7.39%) PowerShell
10 23 (5.67%) Scala
11 20 (4.93%) Apex Code
12 15 (3.69%) C++
12 15 (3.69%) PHP
13 14 (3.45%) Java 8
14 11 (2.71%) Kotlin
15 9 (2.22%) Shell Script
16 6 (1.48%) MATLAB
16 6 (1.48%) SOQL
16 6 (1.48%) TypeScript
17 5 (1.23%) R
Qualifications
1 58 (14.29%) Degree
2 18 (4.43%) Computer Science Degree
3 14 (3.45%) CCIE
3 14 (3.45%) CCNP
3 14 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (2.46%) Master's Degree
5 6 (1.48%) PhD
6 5 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (1.23%) Numerate Degree
7 4 (0.99%) Security Cleared
8 3 (0.74%) MCSE
8 3 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (0.49%) SC Cleared
10 1 (0.25%) AWS Certification
10 1 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (11.58%) GCP
2 22 (5.42%) QA
3 8 (1.97%) SLA
4 6 (1.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.99%) GDPR
6 1 (0.25%) COBIT
6 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 1 (0.25%) MiFID
6 1 (0.25%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.25%) PMO
System Software
1 120 (29.56%) Docker
2 23 (5.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (5.42%) Active Directory
4 14 (3.45%) XenApp
4 14 (3.45%) XenDesktop
5 7 (1.72%) Hyper-V
6 5 (1.23%) Apache Flume
7 4 (0.99%) HDFS
8 3 (0.74%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 3 (0.74%) iptables
8 3 (0.74%) LXC
8 3 (0.74%) Xen
9 2 (0.49%) KVM
9 2 (0.49%) VirtualBox
9 2 (0.49%) vSphere
9 2 (0.49%) XenServer
10 1 (0.25%) Ceph
10 1 (0.25%) pfSense
10 1 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.25%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 84 (20.69%) Kubernetes
2 76 (18.72%) Puppet
3 66 (16.26%) Ansible
4 57 (14.04%) Opscode Chef
5 39 (9.61%) Terraform
6 36 (8.87%) Salt
7 12 (2.96%) Prometheus
8 11 (2.71%) HP ALM
8 11 (2.71%) Oozie
8 11 (2.71%) ZABBIX
9 9 (2.22%) Nagios
10 8 (1.97%) HP Quality Center
10 8 (1.97%) SCCM
11 7 (1.72%) Norton AntiVirus
12 5 (1.23%) Rancher
13 4 (0.99%) Cobbler
13 4 (0.99%) Kibana
13 4 (0.99%) Tivoli
14 3 (0.74%) Hadoop YARN
14 3 (0.74%) Jamf Pro
Vendors
1 51 (12.56%) Microsoft
2 31 (7.64%) Salesforce.com
3 28 (6.90%) Adobe
3 28 (6.90%) VMware
4 22 (5.42%) Facebook
5 21 (5.17%) Citrix
6 19 (4.68%) F5
7 18 (4.43%) IBM
7 18 (4.43%) Oracle
7 18 (4.43%) Tableau
8 17 (4.19%) Cisco
8 17 (4.19%) SAP
9 15 (3.69%) Infoblox
10 14 (3.45%) Blue Coat
10 14 (3.45%) CheckPoint
10 14 (3.45%) Imperva
10 14 (3.45%) Juniper
10 14 (3.45%) Zscaler
11 13 (3.20%) Apple
11 13 (3.20%) New Relic