Period
to 15 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for GCP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited GCP over the 6 months to 15 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Cloud Platform (GCP)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
15 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 55 171 223
Rank change year-on-year +116 +52 +86
Permanent jobs citing GCP 495 206 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 4.91% 1.86% 1.07%
As % of the Cloud Services category 12.47% 6.91% 5.29%
Number of salaries quoted 463 173 102
City of London median annual salary £80,000 £72,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.34% +3.57% +16.67%
10th Percentile £53,750 £48,750 £50,125
90th Percentile £110,000 £100,250 £94,875
Central London median annual salary £78,750 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +21.74%

GCP 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 the City of London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 3,969 2,982 2,003
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 39.36% 26.92% 20.19%
Number of salaries quoted 3,600 2,678 1,811
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.33% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £36,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £91,250 £88,750
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +8.33% +4.35%

GCP
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing GCP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for GCP in the City of London

GCP
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GCP in the City of London.

Salary trend for GCP in the City of London

GCP
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GCP in the City of London over the 6 months to 15 October 2019.

Salary histogram for GCP in the City of London

GCP
Job Locations in the City of London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GCP within the City of London region over the 6 months to 15 October 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
Moorgate - 4 £120,000 -
London Bridge -11 2 £70,000 +21.74%
GCP
Central London

For the 6 months to 15 October 2019, IT jobs citing GCP 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 City of London region with a requirement for GCP.

1 381 (76.97%) AWS
2 274 (55.35%) Google
3 244 (49.29%) Python
3 244 (49.29%) Azure
4 232 (46.87%) Kubernetes
5 227 (45.86%) DevOps
6 222 (44.85%) Docker
7 168 (33.94%) Java
8 146 (29.49%) Linux
9 132 (26.67%) Microservices
10 125 (25.25%) Agile Software Development
11 121 (24.44%) Terraform
12 107 (21.62%) Finance
13 90 (18.18%) SQL
13 90 (18.18%) Machine Learning
14 84 (16.97%) JavaScript
15 81 (16.36%) Ansible
15 81 (16.36%) Data Science
16 80 (16.16%) Bash Shell
17 77 (15.56%) PostgreSQL
18 76 (15.35%) Jenkins
19 73 (14.75%) Big Data
19 73 (14.75%) Fintech
20 72 (14.55%) Software Engineering
21 68 (13.74%) Node.js
21 68 (13.74%) React
22 66 (13.33%) Artificial Intelligence
22 66 (13.33%) TDD
23 58 (11.72%) Git (software)
24 55 (11.11%) MySQL

GCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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 36 (7.27%) Apache Spark
2 35 (7.07%) Elasticsearch
3 16 (3.23%) Confluence
4 15 (3.03%) WebSphere
5 14 (2.83%) Apache Solr
5 14 (2.83%) OpenStack
6 12 (2.42%) Apache
7 10 (2.02%) WebSphere Application Server
8 9 (1.82%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 9 (1.82%) CMS
8 9 (1.82%) Headless CMS
9 8 (1.62%) Cloud Foundry
9 8 (1.62%) Tomcat
10 7 (1.41%) Apache Airflow
11 6 (1.21%) Luigi
12 5 (1.01%) Apache Pig
12 5 (1.01%) IIS
13 4 (0.81%) WordPress
14 3 (0.61%) WebLogic
15 2 (0.40%) nginx
Applications
1 1 (0.20%) Chatbot
1 1 (0.20%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (1.82%) Distributed Ledger
1 9 (1.82%) Magento
1 9 (1.82%) SAP Hybris
1 9 (1.82%) SDL Web 8
2 1 (0.20%) ION MarketView
2 1 (0.20%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 381 (76.97%) AWS
2 244 (49.29%) Azure
3 30 (6.06%) GitHub
4 28 (5.66%) Serverless
5 23 (4.65%) AWS CloudFormation
6 20 (4.04%) Datadog
7 18 (3.64%) Cloud Computing
7 18 (3.64%) Power Platform
8 16 (3.23%) AWS Lambda
9 15 (3.03%) SaaS
10 12 (2.42%) Firebase
11 9 (1.82%) Azure Functions
12 8 (1.62%) G Suite
12 8 (1.62%) Google Analytics
12 8 (1.62%) IaaS
13 7 (1.41%) Azure Data Factory
14 6 (1.21%) Amazon EC2
14 6 (1.21%) Apple Pay
14 6 (1.21%) Google Pay
15 5 (1.01%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 24 (4.85%) HTTP
2 12 (2.42%) Internet
3 9 (1.82%) DNS
3 9 (1.82%) Firewall
4 7 (1.41%) VPN
4 7 (1.41%) WAN
5 5 (1.01%) TCP/IP
6 4 (0.81%) Network Security
7 3 (0.61%) Unified Communications
8 2 (0.40%) LAN
8 2 (0.40%) SAN
8 2 (0.40%) VLAN
9 1 (0.20%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (15.56%) PostgreSQL
2 73 (14.75%) Big Data
3 55 (11.11%) MySQL
4 48 (9.70%) Relational Database
5 40 (8.08%) NoSQL
6 34 (6.87%) Hadoop
7 33 (6.67%) BigQuery
8 32 (6.46%) SQL Server
9 29 (5.86%) Data Warehouse
10 20 (4.04%) RDBMS
11 18 (3.64%) Power BI
12 17 (3.43%) Apache Cassandra
13 16 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 15 (3.03%) Amazon Redshift
14 15 (3.03%) MongoDB
15 13 (2.63%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 13 (2.63%) Apache Hive
15 13 (2.63%) Redis
16 12 (2.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 10 (2.02%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 76 (15.35%) Jenkins
2 58 (11.72%) Git (software)
3 39 (7.88%) JIRA
4 27 (5.45%) TeamCity
5 23 (4.65%) GitLab
6 21 (4.24%) Bitbucket
7 20 (4.04%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 12 (2.42%) webpack
9 11 (2.22%) CircleCI
9 11 (2.22%) JUnit
9 11 (2.22%) Selenium
9 11 (2.22%) Vagrant
9 11 (2.22%) Visual Studio
10 10 (2.02%) ER Studio
10 10 (2.02%) ERwin
10 10 (2.02%) gulp
10 10 (2.02%) Maven
10 10 (2.02%) PowerDesigner
11 9 (1.82%) Mockito
12 8 (1.62%) Gradle
General
1 107 (21.62%) Finance
2 49 (9.90%) Banking
3 32 (6.46%) Marketing
4 29 (5.86%) Law
5 28 (5.66%) Advertising
6 26 (5.25%) Front Office
7 17 (3.43%) Retail
8 11 (2.22%) Back Office
9 9 (1.82%) Games
10 7 (1.41%) Publishing
11 4 (0.81%) Investment Banking
11 4 (0.81%) Public Sector
12 2 (0.40%) Billing
12 2 (0.40%) Electronics
12 2 (0.40%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.40%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 127 (25.66%) Developer
1 127 (25.66%) DevOps Engineer
2 67 (13.54%) Python Engineer
3 56 (11.31%) Kubernetes Engineer
4 48 (9.70%) Python Developer
5 43 (8.69%) Senior DevOps
6 41 (8.28%) Cloud Engineer
6 41 (8.28%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 39 (7.88%) Data Engineer
8 35 (7.07%) Architect
9 34 (6.87%) AWS Engineer
10 30 (6.06%) AWS DevOps
11 29 (5.86%) Java Developer
12 28 (5.66%) Software Engineer
13 27 (5.45%) AWS DevOps Engineer
14 26 (5.25%) Consultant
15 24 (4.85%) Senior Developer
16 21 (4.24%) Lead Developer
17 20 (4.04%) Cloud Consultant
17 20 (4.04%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (13.74%) Node.js
1 68 (13.74%) React
2 54 (10.91%) Kafka
3 52 (10.51%) REST
4 50 (10.10%) HTML
5 46 (9.29%) Django
6 44 (8.89%) AngularJS
7 40 (8.08%) RESTful
8 33 (6.67%) CSS
9 31 (6.26%) RabbitMQ
10 30 (6.06%) Spring
10 30 (6.06%) Web Services
11 29 (5.86%) .NET
11 29 (5.86%) Flask
12 28 (5.66%) React Native
13 25 (5.05%) scikit-learn
14 20 (4.04%) HTML5
14 20 (4.04%) Pandas
14 20 (4.04%) Spring Boot
15 19 (3.84%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 49 (9.90%) Greenfield Project
2 39 (7.88%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (6.46%) Algorithms
4 24 (4.85%) Video\Live Streaming
5 20 (4.04%) Cloud Native
6 19 (3.84%) Virtual Team
7 16 (3.23%) Mobile App
8 15 (3.03%) Robotics
9 14 (2.83%) Data Centre
9 14 (2.83%) Social Media
10 12 (2.42%) Public Cloud
11 11 (2.22%) Hybrid Cloud
11 11 (2.22%) User Experience
12 10 (2.02%) Hedge funds
13 9 (1.82%) iPad
14 8 (1.62%) Blog
15 7 (1.41%) Data Structures
15 7 (1.41%) Linux Command Line
16 6 (1.21%) Enterprise Software
16 6 (1.21%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 146 (29.49%) Linux
2 46 (9.29%) Windows
3 38 (7.68%) Unix
4 12 (2.42%) Android
4 12 (2.42%) Apple iOS
5 5 (1.01%) Mac OS
6 4 (0.81%) CentOS
6 4 (0.81%) Ubuntu
6 4 (0.81%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.20%) Amazon Linux
7 1 (0.20%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 227 (45.86%) DevOps
2 132 (26.67%) Microservices
3 125 (25.25%) Agile Software Development
4 90 (18.18%) Machine Learning
5 81 (16.36%) Data Science
6 73 (14.75%) Fintech
7 72 (14.55%) Software Engineering
8 66 (13.33%) Artificial Intelligence
8 66 (13.33%) TDD
9 47 (9.49%) Migration
10 46 (9.29%) Analytics
11 44 (8.89%) Test Automation
12 43 (8.69%) Infrastructure as Code
13 42 (8.48%) Continuous Integration
14 41 (8.28%) BDD
14 41 (8.28%) OO
15 40 (8.08%) E-Commerce
15 40 (8.08%) Open Source
16 37 (7.47%) Scrum
17 36 (7.27%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 244 (49.29%) Python
2 168 (33.94%) Java
3 90 (18.18%) SQL
4 84 (16.97%) JavaScript
5 80 (16.16%) Bash Shell
6 43 (8.69%) Go
7 34 (6.87%) C#
7 34 (6.87%) Scala
7 34 (6.87%) TypeScript
8 28 (5.66%) Java 8
9 19 (3.84%) Ruby
10 14 (2.83%) C++
10 14 (2.83%) Shell Script
11 13 (2.63%) R
12 12 (2.42%) PowerShell
13 11 (2.22%) C
14 8 (1.62%) Kotlin
15 7 (1.41%) PL/SQL
16 5 (1.01%) PHP
17 3 (0.61%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 42 (8.48%) Degree
2 26 (5.25%) Computer Science Degree
3 9 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (1.62%) Master's Degree
5 6 (1.21%) CISSP
6 4 (0.81%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 4 (0.81%) CISM
6 4 (0.81%) PhD
7 3 (0.61%) CCIE
7 3 (0.61%) CCNP
7 3 (0.61%) CCSP
7 3 (0.61%) CESG Certified Professional
7 3 (0.61%) IISP
7 3 (0.61%) JNCIE
7 3 (0.61%) JNCIP
8 2 (0.40%) ISTQB
8 2 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.40%) Security Cleared
9 1 (0.20%) APMP
9 1 (0.20%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (4.85%) QA
2 5 (1.01%) NIST
3 3 (0.61%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.61%) SLA
4 2 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27005
5 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (0.20%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 222 (44.85%) Docker
2 11 (2.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (1.41%) vSphere
4 5 (1.01%) Active Directory
4 5 (1.01%) Apache Flume
5 4 (0.81%) Xen
6 3 (0.61%) Hyper-V
6 3 (0.61%) VMware Workstation
7 2 (0.40%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 2 (0.40%) HDFS
8 1 (0.20%) Firmware
8 1 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 232 (46.87%) Kubernetes
2 121 (24.44%) Terraform
3 81 (16.36%) Ansible
4 54 (10.91%) Puppet
5 38 (7.68%) Opscode Chef
6 19 (3.84%) Salt
7 16 (3.23%) Packer
7 16 (3.23%) Prometheus
8 15 (3.03%) Docker Swarm
9 13 (2.63%) Kibana
10 7 (1.41%) Rancher
11 6 (1.21%) Oozie
12 3 (0.61%) Consul
12 3 (0.61%) Mesos
13 2 (0.40%) Galera Cluster
13 2 (0.40%) Grafana
13 2 (0.40%) HAProxy
13 2 (0.40%) Istio
13 2 (0.40%) linkerd
14 1 (0.20%) logstash
Vendors
1 274 (55.35%) Google
2 38 (7.68%) Microsoft
3 35 (7.07%) Oracle
4 25 (5.05%) Tableau
5 22 (4.44%) VMware
6 16 (3.23%) IBM
7 14 (2.83%) Salesforce.com
8 12 (2.42%) Adobe
9 10 (2.02%) SAP
10 9 (1.82%) ATG
10 9 (1.82%) Demandware
10 9 (1.82%) Elastic Path
10 9 (1.82%) hybris
10 9 (1.82%) Interwoven
11 8 (1.62%) Databricks
12 7 (1.41%) Cisco
13 6 (1.21%) SaltStack
13 6 (1.21%) Samsung
14 5 (1.01%) Blue Prism
14 5 (1.01%) MuleSoft