Period
to 19 December 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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 96 110 167
Rank change year-on-year +14 +57 -17
Permanent jobs citing Google 412 408 269
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 3.08% 2.83% 1.96%
As % of the Vendors category 7.67% 6.52% 4.52%
Number of salaries quoted 377 392 253
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +9.09% +10.00%
10th Percentile £33,938 £28,500 £30,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
London median annual salary £67,500 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% +9.09% +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 5,372 6,257 5,950
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 40.16% 43.41% 43.34%
Number of salaries quoted 4,736 5,428 5,355
Central London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £32,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £83,750
London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +1.85%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 +37 288 £67,500 +8.00% 83
West End of London -3 19 £60,000 +20.00%
City of Westminster -3 4 £48,750 -11.36% 1
Southwark +20 2 £55,000 -
Camden - 2 £31,750 -
Google
London

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 238 (57.77%) Google Cloud Platform
2 223 (54.13%) Amazon AWS
3 165 (40.05%) DevOps
4 139 (33.74%) Python
5 138 (33.50%) Microsoft Azure
6 135 (32.77%) Docker
7 132 (32.04%) Agile Software Development
8 112 (27.18%) Linux
9 99 (24.03%) Kubernetes
10 80 (19.42%) Ansible
11 73 (17.72%) SQL
12 71 (17.23%) Java
13 70 (16.99%) Puppet
13 70 (16.99%) Microservices
14 67 (16.26%) Ruby
15 65 (15.78%) Analytics
16 63 (15.29%) JavaScript
16 63 (15.29%) Scrum
17 62 (15.05%) Finance
17 62 (15.05%) Opscode Chef
18 57 (13.83%) Degree
19 53 (12.86%) TDD
20 52 (12.62%) Configuration Management
21 51 (12.38%) Windows
21 51 (12.38%) Software Engineering
22 49 (11.89%) Google Analytics
22 49 (11.89%) Jenkins
23 44 (10.68%) Continuous Delivery
23 44 (10.68%) Open Source
24 41 (9.95%) E-Commerce

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 27 (6.55%) OpenStack
2 23 (5.58%) Apache Spark
3 19 (4.61%) Apache
4 15 (3.64%) WebSphere
5 14 (3.40%) Tomcat
6 10 (2.43%) CMS
6 10 (2.43%) nginx
7 6 (1.46%) Apache Solr
8 5 (1.21%) Cloud Foundry
8 5 (1.21%) SharePoint
8 5 (1.21%) Skype for Business
9 4 (0.97%) Apache Pig
9 4 (0.97%) WebLogic
10 3 (0.73%) MS Exchange
11 2 (0.49%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 2 (0.49%) Apache Airflow
11 2 (0.49%) Elasticsearch
11 2 (0.49%) Jupyter
11 2 (0.49%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (0.49%) WordPress
Applications
1 28 (6.80%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (3.16%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (1.46%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.49%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.49%) InVision
6 1 (0.24%) 3ds Max
6 1 (0.24%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.24%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.24%) Maya
Business Applications
1 7 (1.70%) SAP Hybris
2 2 (0.49%) Abakus
2 2 (0.49%) Distributed Ledger
2 2 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.49%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.24%) Eloqua
3 1 (0.24%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.24%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 238 (57.77%) Google Cloud Platform
2 223 (54.13%) Amazon AWS
3 138 (33.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 49 (11.89%) Google Analytics
5 30 (7.28%) SaaS
6 27 (6.55%) Office 365
7 22 (5.34%) G Suite
8 19 (4.61%) Serverless
9 13 (3.16%) Cloud Computing
10 9 (2.18%) Amazon EC2
10 9 (2.18%) PaaS
11 8 (1.94%) IBM Cloud
12 7 (1.70%) AdWords
13 6 (1.46%) Google Tag Manager
14 5 (1.21%) Amazon S3
14 5 (1.21%) GitHub
14 5 (1.21%) IaaS
14 5 (1.21%) OpenShift
15 4 (0.97%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 3 (0.73%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 29 (7.04%) VLAN
2 21 (5.10%) Firewall
3 17 (4.13%) VPN
4 12 (2.91%) Wi-Fi
5 11 (2.67%) Skype
6 10 (2.43%) BIG-IP
6 10 (2.43%) SAN
7 9 (2.18%) DNS
8 8 (1.94%) Internet
9 7 (1.70%) TCP/IP
10 5 (1.21%) DHCP
10 5 (1.21%) LAN
10 5 (1.21%) WAN
11 4 (0.97%) HTTP
11 4 (0.97%) Kerberos
11 4 (0.97%) Network Security
11 4 (0.97%) SSL
12 3 (0.73%) HbbTV
12 3 (0.73%) Wireless
13 2 (0.49%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (8.74%) MySQL
2 30 (7.28%) Relational Database
3 28 (6.80%) Apache Cassandra
3 28 (6.80%) Big Data
4 24 (5.83%) NoSQL
5 21 (5.10%) SQL Server
6 16 (3.88%) Hadoop
7 15 (3.64%) Apache Hive
7 15 (3.64%) Redis
8 11 (2.67%) HBase
9 10 (2.43%) BigQuery
10 9 (2.18%) PostgreSQL
11 6 (1.46%) MongoDB
12 5 (1.21%) Blockchain
12 5 (1.21%) MariaDB
13 4 (0.97%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 4 (0.97%) Data Warehouse
13 4 (0.97%) Oracle Reports
13 4 (0.97%) RDBMS
13 4 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 49 (11.89%) Jenkins
2 37 (8.98%) Git (software)
3 20 (4.85%) Travis CI
4 15 (3.64%) GitLab
5 14 (3.40%) CircleCI
5 14 (3.40%) JIRA
6 10 (2.43%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 9 (2.18%) git-flow
8 8 (1.94%) Cucumber
9 7 (1.70%) TeamCity
9 7 (1.70%) webpack
10 6 (1.46%) Buildbot
10 6 (1.46%) Grunt
10 6 (1.46%) gulp
10 6 (1.46%) Selenium
11 5 (1.21%) Visual Studio
12 4 (0.97%) JUnit
13 3 (0.73%) HP UFT
13 3 (0.73%) Maven
13 3 (0.73%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 62 (15.05%) Finance
2 40 (9.71%) Marketing
2 40 (9.71%) Retail
3 33 (8.01%) Games
4 23 (5.58%) Banking
5 19 (4.61%) Law
6 12 (2.91%) Telecoms
7 10 (2.43%) Advertising
8 7 (1.70%) Publishing
9 4 (0.97%) French Language
10 3 (0.73%) Automotive
10 3 (0.73%) Back Office
10 3 (0.73%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.49%) Electronics
12 1 (0.24%) Front Office
12 1 (0.24%) German Language
12 1 (0.24%) Legal
12 1 (0.24%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.24%) Norwegian Language
12 1 (0.24%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 103 (25.00%) Developer
2 90 (21.84%) DevOps Engineer
3 38 (9.22%) Senior Developer
4 31 (7.52%) Architect
5 28 (6.80%) Cloud Engineer
6 27 (6.55%) Python Engineer
7 25 (6.07%) Analyst
8 23 (5.58%) Java Developer
9 21 (5.10%) Cloud Architect
10 19 (4.61%) AWS DevOps
11 17 (4.13%) AWS Engineer
11 17 (4.13%) Cloud Developer
12 15 (3.64%) AWS DevOps Engineer
13 14 (3.40%) PHP Developer
14 13 (3.16%) Administrator
14 13 (3.16%) Python Developer
15 12 (2.91%) Consultant
15 12 (2.91%) Data Engineer
15 12 (2.91%) Network Engineer
15 12 (2.91%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (9.95%) Node.js
2 38 (9.22%) Web Services
3 33 (8.01%) HTML
3 33 (8.01%) Spring
4 29 (7.04%) CSS
5 26 (6.31%) .NET
5 26 (6.31%) Kafka
6 19 (4.61%) React
7 16 (3.88%) AngularJS
8 15 (3.64%) Spring Boot
9 14 (3.40%) REST
10 13 (3.16%) RESTful
11 12 (2.91%) Redux
11 12 (2.91%) Sass
12 11 (2.67%) HTML5
13 10 (2.43%) LAMP
13 10 (2.43%) LEMP Stack
13 10 (2.43%) SOAP
14 9 (2.18%) React Native
14 9 (2.18%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 36 (8.74%) Data Centre
2 30 (7.28%) Fintech
2 30 (7.28%) User Experience
3 25 (6.07%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (2.67%) Algorithms
5 10 (2.43%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (2.43%) Greenfield Project
5 10 (2.43%) Public Cloud
6 9 (2.18%) Mobile App
7 8 (1.94%) Blog
7 8 (1.94%) Cloud Native
7 8 (1.94%) Self-Motivation
8 6 (1.46%) Data Structures
8 6 (1.46%) Hybrid Cloud
8 6 (1.46%) Life Science
8 6 (1.46%) Video\Live Streaming
9 5 (1.21%) Social Media
10 4 (0.97%) Driving Licence
10 4 (0.97%) Replication
10 4 (0.97%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 112 (27.18%) Linux
2 51 (12.38%) Windows
3 23 (5.58%) Ubuntu
4 21 (5.10%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (4.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 17 (4.13%) Windows 7
7 16 (3.88%) Debian
8 14 (3.40%) Mac OS X
9 13 (3.16%) Android
9 13 (3.16%) Windows Server
9 13 (3.16%) Windows Server 2012
10 12 (2.91%) Apple iOS
11 11 (2.67%) CoreOS
12 7 (1.70%) Unix
13 5 (1.21%) CentOS
13 5 (1.21%) Mac OS
14 4 (0.97%) Windows 10
15 3 (0.73%) Amazon Linux
15 3 (0.73%) Windows 8
16 2 (0.49%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 165 (40.05%) DevOps
2 132 (32.04%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (16.99%) Microservices
4 65 (15.78%) Analytics
5 63 (15.29%) Scrum
6 53 (12.86%) TDD
7 52 (12.62%) Configuration Management
8 51 (12.38%) Software Engineering
9 44 (10.68%) Continuous Delivery
9 44 (10.68%) Open Source
10 41 (9.95%) E-Commerce
11 40 (9.71%) Computer Science
11 40 (9.71%) Problem-Solving
12 39 (9.47%) Continuous Integration
13 36 (8.74%) Machine Learning
14 35 (8.50%) SDLC
15 34 (8.25%) Stakeholder Management
16 33 (8.01%) BDD
17 29 (7.04%) Pair Programming
18 28 (6.80%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 139 (33.74%) Python
2 73 (17.72%) SQL
3 71 (17.23%) Java
4 67 (16.26%) Ruby
5 63 (15.29%) JavaScript
6 39 (9.47%) Bash Shell
7 34 (8.25%) Scala
8 24 (5.83%) C#
9 22 (5.34%) Java 8
9 22 (5.34%) PHP
10 18 (4.37%) Go
11 16 (3.88%) PowerShell
12 13 (3.16%) Shell Script
13 12 (2.91%) C++
14 10 (2.43%) Groovy
15 8 (1.94%) R
15 8 (1.94%) Rust
16 7 (1.70%) Apex Code
16 7 (1.70%) T-SQL
17 6 (1.46%) ES6
Qualifications
1 57 (13.83%) Degree
2 32 (7.77%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (1.46%) Master's Degree
3 6 (1.46%) PhD
4 4 (0.97%) SC Cleared
4 4 (0.97%) Security Cleared
5 3 (0.73%) Numerate Degree
5 3 (0.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.24%) AAT
7 1 (0.24%) Analytics IQ
7 1 (0.24%) CISSP
7 1 (0.24%) MCSE
7 1 (0.24%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (1.70%) SLA
2 6 (1.46%) GDPR
2 6 (1.46%) QA
3 4 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.73%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.24%) COBIT
5 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (0.24%) MiFID
System Software
1 135 (32.77%) Docker
2 24 (5.83%) Hyper-V
3 17 (4.13%) Active Directory
4 16 (3.88%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (2.43%) iptables
6 5 (1.21%) HDFS
7 4 (0.97%) Apache Flume
7 4 (0.97%) Virtual Servers
7 4 (0.97%) VirtualBox
7 4 (0.97%) Xen
8 3 (0.73%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 3 (0.73%) KVM
9 2 (0.49%) NFS
9 2 (0.49%) SRDF
9 2 (0.49%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.24%) LXC
10 1 (0.24%) pfSense
10 1 (0.24%) Samba
10 1 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.24%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 99 (24.03%) Kubernetes
2 80 (19.42%) Ansible
3 70 (16.99%) Puppet
4 62 (15.05%) Opscode Chef
5 29 (7.04%) Salt
6 28 (6.80%) Terraform
7 14 (3.40%) Oozie
8 12 (2.91%) Norton AntiVirus
9 10 (2.43%) HAProxy
10 8 (1.94%) Rancher
11 7 (1.70%) Prometheus
12 5 (1.21%) Hadoop YARN
12 5 (1.21%) SCCM
13 4 (0.97%) Single Sign-On
14 3 (0.73%) HP ALM
14 3 (0.73%) HP Quality Center
14 3 (0.73%) ZABBIX
15 2 (0.49%) Jamf Pro
15 2 (0.49%) Nagios
16 1 (0.24%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 33 (8.01%) Facebook
2 32 (7.77%) Microsoft
3 21 (5.10%) Oracle
3 21 (5.10%) Red Hat
4 18 (4.37%) Rackspace
5 17 (4.13%) Adobe
5 17 (4.13%) VMware
6 15 (3.64%) Salesforce.com
7 14 (3.40%) Meraki
8 12 (2.91%) Apple
8 12 (2.91%) Palo Alto
8 12 (2.91%) SAP
8 12 (2.91%) Symantec
9 10 (2.43%) F5
10 8 (1.94%) Cisco
10 8 (1.94%) Hortonworks
10 8 (1.94%) IBM
11 7 (1.70%) hybris
11 7 (1.70%) MapR
12 6 (1.46%) BT