Period
to 19 October 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 October 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 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 104 142 166
Rank change year-on-year +38 +24 -12
Permanent jobs citing Google 445 281 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 3.14% 2.28% 1.91%
As % of the Vendors category 7.84% 5.31% 4.56%
Number of salaries quoted 391 261 258
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 £35,450 £30,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £81,250 £85,000
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% +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 5,679 5,293 6,224
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 40.13% 42.87% 41.79%
Number of salaries quoted 4,970 4,698 5,543
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 £85,050 £85,000 £82,500
London median annual salary £59,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +7.27% - -

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 October 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 October 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 +34 304 £67,500 +8.00% 97
West End of London +12 34 £50,000 +60.00% 23
Southwark -1 5 £45,000 -6.74%
City of Westminster +6 4 £67,500 +22.73%
Camden +8 3 £50,000 +53.85%
Google
London

For the 6 months to 19 October 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.

1 240 (53.93%) Amazon AWS
2 227 (51.01%) Google Cloud Platform
3 172 (38.65%) Agile Software Development
4 158 (35.51%) DevOps
5 152 (34.16%) Microsoft Azure
6 135 (30.34%) Python
7 134 (30.11%) Docker
8 105 (23.60%) Linux
9 101 (22.70%) Java
10 95 (21.35%) Kubernetes
11 81 (18.20%) SQL
12 79 (17.75%) Analytics
13 77 (17.30%) Ansible
13 77 (17.30%) Puppet
14 75 (16.85%) Scrum
15 73 (16.40%) Finance
16 67 (15.06%) TDD
16 67 (15.06%) Degree
17 64 (14.38%) Google Analytics
18 63 (14.16%) Opscode Chef
19 60 (13.48%) Microservices
19 60 (13.48%) JavaScript
20 56 (12.58%) Ruby
21 54 (12.13%) Software Engineering
21 54 (12.13%) Windows
22 53 (11.91%) Open Source
23 51 (11.46%) Jenkins
24 50 (11.24%) Configuration Management
24 50 (11.24%) Computer Science
25 49 (11.01%) Continuous Integration

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 26 (5.84%) OpenStack
2 25 (5.62%) Apache Spark
3 22 (4.94%) WebSphere
4 20 (4.49%) Tomcat
5 18 (4.04%) Apache
6 11 (2.47%) Cloud Foundry
7 10 (2.25%) WebLogic
8 9 (2.02%) nginx
9 7 (1.57%) Elasticsearch
10 6 (1.35%) Apache Pig
10 6 (1.35%) CMS
11 5 (1.12%) SharePoint
12 4 (0.90%) MS Exchange
12 4 (0.90%) Skype for Business
13 3 (0.67%) Apache Solr
13 3 (0.67%) Jetty
13 3 (0.67%) SAS
13 3 (0.67%) WebSphere Application Server
13 3 (0.67%) WordPress
14 2 (0.45%) Drupal
Applications
1 28 (6.29%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (3.37%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (1.57%) Photoshop
4 3 (0.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (0.67%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.45%) InVision
5 2 (0.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.22%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 7 (1.57%) SAP Hybris
2 2 (0.45%) Abakus
2 2 (0.45%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.22%) Distributed Ledger
3 1 (0.22%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 240 (53.93%) Amazon AWS
2 227 (51.01%) Google Cloud Platform
3 152 (34.16%) Microsoft Azure
4 64 (14.38%) Google Analytics
5 36 (8.09%) SaaS
6 28 (6.29%) Office 365
7 24 (5.39%) Serverless
8 22 (4.94%) G Suite
9 19 (4.27%) PaaS
10 14 (3.15%) Cloud Computing
10 14 (3.15%) IBM Cloud
11 11 (2.47%) OpenShift
12 10 (2.25%) Adobe Analytics
13 9 (2.02%) AdWords
14 7 (1.57%) Amazon EC2
14 7 (1.57%) GitHub
14 7 (1.57%) IaaS
15 6 (1.35%) Google Play
16 4 (0.90%) Loggly
16 4 (0.90%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 31 (6.97%) VPN
2 29 (6.52%) Firewall
3 28 (6.29%) VLAN
4 17 (3.82%) Skype
5 16 (3.60%) DNS
6 15 (3.37%) SAN
7 14 (3.15%) Wi-Fi
8 12 (2.70%) WAN
9 8 (1.80%) Cisco IOS
9 8 (1.80%) Internet
10 7 (1.57%) BIG-IP
10 7 (1.57%) Network Security
10 7 (1.57%) TCP/IP
11 6 (1.35%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (1.35%) Cisco Nexus
11 6 (1.35%) LAN
11 6 (1.35%) MPLS
11 6 (1.35%) NetScaler
11 6 (1.35%) VPLS
11 6 (1.35%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (7.64%) Big Data
2 32 (7.19%) MySQL
3 30 (6.74%) Apache Cassandra
4 28 (6.29%) Relational Database
5 24 (5.39%) NoSQL
6 20 (4.49%) Hadoop
7 18 (4.04%) MongoDB
7 18 (4.04%) SQL Server
8 14 (3.15%) Apache Hive
8 14 (3.15%) Redis
9 12 (2.70%) HBase
9 12 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
10 7 (1.57%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 7 (1.57%) BigQuery
11 5 (1.12%) Data Lake
12 4 (0.90%) Blockchain
12 4 (0.90%) RDBMS
12 4 (0.90%) SQLite
12 4 (0.90%) Sqoop
13 3 (0.67%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 51 (11.46%) Jenkins
2 35 (7.87%) Git (software)
3 19 (4.27%) Selenium
4 16 (3.60%) CircleCI
4 16 (3.60%) JIRA
5 14 (3.15%) GitLab
5 14 (3.15%) Travis CI
6 11 (2.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 10 (2.25%) HP UFT
7 10 (2.25%) Maven
7 10 (2.25%) Visual Studio
8 8 (1.80%) Buildbot
9 7 (1.57%) Cucumber
9 7 (1.57%) JUnit
9 7 (1.57%) Sonatype Nexus
10 6 (1.35%) Bitbucket
10 6 (1.35%) TeamCity
11 5 (1.12%) git-flow
11 5 (1.12%) Gradle
11 5 (1.12%) webpack
General
1 73 (16.40%) Finance
2 45 (10.11%) Marketing
3 31 (6.97%) Retail
4 24 (5.39%) Games
5 22 (4.94%) Banking
6 14 (3.15%) Telecoms
7 13 (2.92%) Law
8 12 (2.70%) Advertising
9 5 (1.12%) Publishing
10 4 (0.90%) Automotive
10 4 (0.90%) Back Office
11 3 (0.67%) French Language
11 3 (0.67%) Legal
12 2 (0.45%) Billing
12 2 (0.45%) Electronics
12 2 (0.45%) Front Office
12 2 (0.45%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.22%) Italian Language
13 1 (0.22%) Multimedia
13 1 (0.22%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 109 (24.49%) Developer
2 85 (19.10%) DevOps Engineer
3 38 (8.54%) Architect
4 36 (8.09%) Analyst
5 29 (6.52%) Cloud Architect
5 29 (6.52%) Java Developer
6 27 (6.07%) Senior Developer
7 23 (5.17%) Consultant
8 21 (4.72%) AWS Engineer
9 19 (4.27%) AWS DevOps
9 19 (4.27%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 19 (4.27%) Cloud Engineer
10 18 (4.04%) Cloud Developer
11 16 (3.60%) Python Engineer
12 15 (3.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 14 (3.15%) Network Engineer
13 14 (3.15%) Salesforce Developer
13 14 (3.15%) Security Engineer
14 13 (2.92%) Network Security Engineer
14 13 (2.92%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (10.11%) HTML
2 42 (9.44%) CSS
3 41 (9.21%) Spring
4 39 (8.76%) Web Services
5 38 (8.54%) Node.js
6 29 (6.52%) REST
6 29 (6.52%) Spring Boot
7 28 (6.29%) .NET
8 27 (6.07%) Kafka
9 24 (5.39%) SOAP
10 19 (4.27%) React
11 18 (4.04%) Visualforce
12 16 (3.60%) Redux
13 15 (3.37%) AngularJS
14 14 (3.15%) RESTful
15 13 (2.92%) HTML5
15 13 (2.92%) Sass
16 12 (2.70%) ASP.NET
16 12 (2.70%) Java EE
17 11 (2.47%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 50 (11.24%) Computer Science
2 38 (8.54%) Data Centre
3 31 (6.97%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (6.97%) Fintech
4 30 (6.74%) Enterprise Software
5 28 (6.29%) User Experience
6 17 (3.82%) Greenfield Project
6 17 (3.82%) Mobile App
7 16 (3.60%) Self-Motivation
8 14 (3.15%) Algorithms
9 13 (2.92%) Cloud Native
10 12 (2.70%) Blog
10 12 (2.70%) Public Cloud
11 10 (2.25%) Hybrid Cloud
12 8 (1.80%) Social Media
13 7 (1.57%) Video\Live Streaming
14 6 (1.35%) Data Structures
14 6 (1.35%) Management Information System
14 6 (1.35%) Virtual Team
15 5 (1.12%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 105 (23.60%) Linux
2 54 (12.13%) Windows
3 26 (5.84%) Windows Server 2008
4 20 (4.49%) Windows 7
5 18 (4.04%) Mac OS X
5 18 (4.04%) Windows Server 2012
6 16 (3.60%) Windows Server
7 14 (3.15%) Android
8 13 (2.92%) Ubuntu
9 12 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 10 (2.25%) Apple iOS
11 9 (2.02%) Unix
12 8 (1.80%) CoreOS
13 7 (1.57%) Debian
14 6 (1.35%) Windows 10
15 5 (1.12%) CentOS
16 4 (0.90%) Mac OS
17 3 (0.67%) Windows 8
18 2 (0.45%) Solaris
18 2 (0.45%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 172 (38.65%) Agile Software Development
2 158 (35.51%) DevOps
3 79 (17.75%) Analytics
4 75 (16.85%) Scrum
5 67 (15.06%) TDD
6 60 (13.48%) Microservices
7 54 (12.13%) Software Engineering
8 53 (11.91%) Open Source
9 50 (11.24%) Configuration Management
10 49 (11.01%) Continuous Integration
11 45 (10.11%) Continuous Delivery
12 41 (9.21%) Problem-Solving
13 39 (8.76%) Machine Learning
14 34 (7.64%) SDLC
15 33 (7.42%) E-Commerce
16 31 (6.97%) BDD
16 31 (6.97%) Infrastructure Engineering
17 30 (6.74%) Stakeholder Management
17 30 (6.74%) Test Automation
18 27 (6.07%) API Integration
Programming Languages
1 135 (30.34%) Python
2 101 (22.70%) Java
3 81 (18.20%) SQL
4 60 (13.48%) JavaScript
5 56 (12.58%) Ruby
6 34 (7.64%) Bash Shell
6 34 (7.64%) C#
7 30 (6.74%) Scala
8 27 (6.07%) Go
9 22 (4.94%) PowerShell
10 20 (4.49%) Java 8
11 18 (4.04%) Apex Code
11 18 (4.04%) PHP
12 14 (3.15%) C++
13 12 (2.70%) Shell Script
14 8 (1.80%) ES6
14 8 (1.80%) R
14 8 (1.80%) T-SQL
15 6 (1.35%) Perl
16 5 (1.12%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 67 (15.06%) Degree
2 32 (7.19%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (2.70%) Master's Degree
4 8 (1.80%) PhD
5 6 (1.35%) CCIE
5 6 (1.35%) CCNP
5 6 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (0.67%) SC Cleared
6 3 (0.67%) Security Cleared
7 2 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.45%) Numerate Degree
8 1 (0.22%) AAT
8 1 (0.22%) Analytics IQ
8 1 (0.22%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.22%) CISSP
8 1 (0.22%) MCSE
8 1 (0.22%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (5.62%) QA
2 9 (2.02%) SLA
3 6 (1.35%) GDPR
3 6 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.45%) MiFID
5 1 (0.22%) COBIT
5 1 (0.22%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (0.22%) PMO
System Software
1 134 (30.11%) Docker
2 25 (5.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (4.94%) Hyper-V
4 21 (4.72%) Active Directory
5 7 (1.57%) iptables
6 6 (1.35%) Apache Flume
6 6 (1.35%) XenApp
6 6 (1.35%) XenDesktop
7 5 (1.12%) HDFS
8 4 (0.90%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 4 (0.90%) KVM
8 4 (0.90%) VirtualBox
8 4 (0.90%) Xen
9 3 (0.67%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (0.45%) LXC
10 2 (0.45%) NFS
10 2 (0.45%) SRDF
11 1 (0.22%) Ceph
11 1 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 95 (21.35%) Kubernetes
2 77 (17.30%) Ansible
2 77 (17.30%) Puppet
3 63 (14.16%) Opscode Chef
4 35 (7.87%) Salt
5 27 (6.07%) Terraform
6 14 (3.15%) Norton AntiVirus
7 13 (2.92%) HP ALM
7 13 (2.92%) Oozie
8 10 (2.25%) HP Quality Center
9 7 (1.57%) HAProxy
9 7 (1.57%) Rancher
10 6 (1.35%) Prometheus
10 6 (1.35%) SCCM
11 5 (1.12%) Nagios
11 5 (1.12%) ZABBIX
12 4 (0.90%) Cobbler
12 4 (0.90%) Tivoli
13 3 (0.67%) Jamf Pro
13 3 (0.67%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 45 (10.11%) Microsoft
2 32 (7.19%) Facebook
3 29 (6.52%) Salesforce.com
3 29 (6.52%) VMware
4 25 (5.62%) Oracle
5 24 (5.39%) Adobe
6 23 (5.17%) SAP
7 19 (4.27%) Red Hat
8 16 (3.60%) Meraki
9 15 (3.37%) Apple
9 15 (3.37%) F5
9 15 (3.37%) IBM
10 14 (3.15%) Palo Alto
10 14 (3.15%) Symantec
11 13 (2.92%) Cisco
11 13 (2.92%) HP
12 12 (2.70%) Tableau
13 11 (2.47%) Rackspace
14 10 (2.25%) Citrix
15 7 (1.57%) Splunk