Period
to

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 1 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Cloud Platform (GCP)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
1 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 52 39 55
Rank change year-on-year -13 +16 +8
Permanent jobs citing GCP 413 344 274
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 5.13% 6.34% 4.52%
As % of the Cloud Services category 12.09% 14.04% 11.62%
Number of salaries quoted 381 303 232
10th Percentile £57,500 £55,150 £57,500
25th Percentile £65,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £87,500 £85,000 £80,000
Median % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% +3.23%
75th Percentile £105,000 £99,375 £92,500
90th Percentile £142,500 £118,500 £112,250
Central London median annual salary £85,000 £85,000 £80,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +3.23%

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 3,416 2,451 2,357
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 42.41% 45.20% 38.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2,789 2,240 2,050
10th Percentile £43,230 £45,000 £41,250
25th Percentile £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £72,500 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year - +3.57% +3.70%
75th Percentile £93,750 £90,000 £85,000
90th Percentile £107,500 £101,250 £96,250
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £72,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year - +3.57% +7.69%

GCP
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing GCP as a proportion 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

3-month moving average salary quoted in 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

Salary distribution for jobs citing GCP in the City of London over the 6 months to 1 July 2022.

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 1 July 2022. 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
Jobs
London Bridge - 3 £100,000 -
Moorgate - 2 £97,500 -
GCP
Central London

For the 6 months to 1 July 2022, 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.

1 324 (78.45%) AWS
2 278 (67.31%) Azure
3 206 (49.88%) Kubernetes
4 191 (46.25%) DevOps
5 165 (39.95%) Python
6 159 (38.50%) Docker
7 147 (35.59%) Java
8 138 (33.41%) Agile
9 135 (32.69%) Microservices
10 134 (32.45%) CI/CD
11 116 (28.09%) Terraform
11 116 (28.09%) SQL
12 98 (23.73%) Finance
13 85 (20.58%) Google
13 85 (20.58%) NoSQL
14 80 (19.37%) Jenkins
15 75 (18.16%) Infrastructure as Code
16 73 (17.68%) Software Engineering
17 63 (15.25%) Degree
18 62 (15.01%) Spring
19 59 (14.29%) Serverless
20 53 (12.83%) Oracle
20 53 (12.83%) SQL Server
21 52 (12.59%) Bash
22 51 (12.35%) Puppet
22 51 (12.35%) Social Skills
23 50 (12.11%) C#
24 49 (11.86%) Spring Boot
25 48 (11.62%) Event-Driven Architecture
25 48 (11.62%) JavaScript

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 34 (8.23%) Confluence
2 17 (4.12%) Apache Spark
3 11 (2.66%) Apache
4 8 (1.94%) Apache Airflow
5 4 (0.97%) Apache Pig
5 4 (0.97%) CMS
6 3 (0.73%) nginx
6 3 (0.73%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.24%) Cloud Foundry
7 1 (0.24%) Headless CMS
7 1 (0.24%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.24%) SAS
7 1 (0.24%) Umbraco
Applications
1 21 (5.08%) MS Visio
2 5 (1.21%) Chatbot
3 4 (0.97%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (0.97%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (0.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.73%) Summit
2 1 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.24%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 324 (78.45%) AWS
2 278 (67.31%) Azure
3 59 (14.29%) Serverless
4 34 (8.23%) Azure DevOps
5 27 (6.54%) Power Platform
6 26 (6.30%) Snowflake
7 21 (5.08%) Lucidchart
8 20 (4.84%) AWS CloudFormation
9 19 (4.60%) PaaS
9 19 (4.60%) SaaS
10 14 (3.39%) Azure Synapse Analytics
10 14 (3.39%) GitHub
11 12 (2.91%) Google Kubernetes Engine
12 11 (2.66%) Azure AKS
12 11 (2.66%) Matillion
12 11 (2.66%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 9 (2.18%) IaaS
14 8 (1.94%) Azure Cosmos DB
14 8 (1.94%) Azure Storage
15 7 (1.69%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 17 (4.12%) Firewall
2 14 (3.39%) Network Security
3 9 (2.18%) DNS
4 6 (1.45%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (0.73%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (0.48%) Broadband
6 2 (0.48%) Internet
6 2 (0.48%) LAN
6 2 (0.48%) VPN
6 2 (0.48%) WAN
7 1 (0.24%) Converged Networks
7 1 (0.24%) IPsec
7 1 (0.24%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 85 (20.58%) NoSQL
2 53 (12.83%) SQL Server
3 47 (11.38%) PostgreSQL
4 46 (11.14%) Relational Database
5 36 (8.72%) DynamoDB
6 33 (7.99%) Data Warehouse
7 26 (6.30%) Power BI
8 24 (5.81%) Big Data
8 24 (5.81%) Tableau
9 22 (5.33%) MongoDB
10 21 (5.08%) BigQuery
10 21 (5.08%) Data Lake
11 18 (4.36%) Amazon Redshift
12 17 (4.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 15 (3.63%) Hadoop
14 14 (3.39%) OLTP
15 13 (3.15%) Looker
16 10 (2.42%) MySQL
17 9 (2.18%) OLAP
18 8 (1.94%) Delta Lake
Development Applications
1 80 (19.37%) Jenkins
2 39 (9.44%) Git (software)
2 39 (9.44%) JIRA
3 23 (5.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 21 (5.08%) CircleCI
5 20 (4.84%) GitLab
6 16 (3.87%) Maven
7 14 (3.39%) SonarQube
8 11 (2.66%) Cucumber
8 11 (2.66%) Travis CI
9 10 (2.42%) TeamCity
10 9 (2.18%) JMeter
10 9 (2.18%) JUnit
11 7 (1.69%) Appium
11 7 (1.69%) SpecFlow
12 6 (1.45%) Bitbucket
12 6 (1.45%) ERwin
13 5 (1.21%) ER Studio
13 5 (1.21%) PowerDesigner
13 5 (1.21%) Vagrant
General
1 98 (23.73%) Finance
2 51 (12.35%) Social Skills
3 43 (10.41%) Banking
4 20 (4.84%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (3.39%) Influencing Skills
5 14 (3.39%) Presentation Skills
6 12 (2.91%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 11 (2.66%) Law
8 10 (2.42%) Front Office
9 8 (1.94%) Legal
9 8 (1.94%) Marketing
9 8 (1.94%) Organisational Skills
9 8 (1.94%) Public Sector
9 8 (1.94%) Tech for Good
10 6 (1.45%) Advertising
10 6 (1.45%) Financial Institution
11 5 (1.21%) Documentation Skills
11 5 (1.21%) Retail
12 4 (0.97%) Billing
13 3 (0.73%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 66 (15.98%) DevOps Engineer
2 49 (11.86%) Developer
3 47 (11.38%) Technical Leader
4 42 (10.17%) Architect
5 37 (8.96%) Java Engineer
6 29 (7.02%) Cloud Engineer
7 28 (6.78%) Data Engineer
8 25 (6.05%) Analyst
9 21 (5.08%) Java Developer
10 20 (4.84%) Scala Engineer
10 20 (4.84%) Solutions Architect
11 18 (4.36%) Software Engineer
12 15 (3.63%) GCP Engineer
12 15 (3.63%) Network Engineer
13 14 (3.39%) Consultant
13 14 (3.39%) Site Reliability Engineer
14 13 (3.15%) GCP DevOps
14 13 (3.15%) GCP DevOps Engineer
15 12 (2.91%) Platform Engineer
15 12 (2.91%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (15.01%) Spring
2 49 (11.86%) Spring Boot
3 46 (11.14%) Kafka
4 45 (10.90%) React
5 32 (7.75%) Node.js
6 16 (3.87%) .NET
6 16 (3.87%) OAuth
6 16 (3.87%) RESTful
7 15 (3.63%) OAuth2
7 15 (3.63%) REST
8 13 (3.15%) Hibernate
8 13 (3.15%) OpenID
9 10 (2.42%) AngularJS
10 8 (1.94%) ARM Templates
10 8 (1.94%) YAML
11 7 (1.69%) HTML
12 5 (1.21%) CSS
12 5 (1.21%) Pandas
12 5 (1.21%) scikit-learn
12 5 (1.21%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 32 (7.75%) Public Cloud
2 31 (7.51%) Cloud Native
3 21 (5.08%) Greenfield Project
4 16 (3.87%) Data Structures
5 14 (3.39%) Derivative
6 12 (2.91%) Algorithms
6 12 (2.91%) User Experience
7 10 (2.42%) Data Centre
7 10 (2.42%) Equities
8 9 (2.18%) Fixed Income
9 8 (1.94%) Blockchain
10 7 (1.69%) Educational Technology
10 7 (1.69%) Hybrid Cloud
10 7 (1.69%) Mobile App
11 4 (0.97%) FMCG
11 4 (0.97%) Private Cloud
12 3 (0.73%) Blog
13 2 (0.48%) Enterprise Software
13 2 (0.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 2 (0.48%) Sports Betting
Operating Systems
1 38 (9.20%) Linux
2 13 (3.15%) Android
3 10 (2.42%) Unix
4 6 (1.45%) Windows
5 3 (0.73%) CentOS
6 2 (0.48%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.24%) FreeBSD
7 1 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.24%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.24%) VMS
7 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 191 (46.25%) DevOps
2 138 (33.41%) Agile
3 135 (32.69%) Microservices
4 134 (32.45%) CI/CD
5 75 (18.16%) Infrastructure as Code
6 73 (17.68%) Software Engineering
7 48 (11.62%) Event-Driven
7 48 (11.62%) Event-Driven Architecture
8 47 (11.38%) Analytics
9 42 (10.17%) Validation
10 41 (9.93%) ETL
11 40 (9.69%) Business Intelligence
12 39 (9.44%) Technical Leadership
13 37 (8.96%) Technical Architecture
13 37 (8.96%) Test Automation
13 37 (8.96%) UML
14 35 (8.47%) Data Privacy
14 35 (8.47%) Matrix Organization
15 34 (8.23%) Enterprise Architecture
15 34 (8.23%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 165 (39.95%) Python
2 147 (35.59%) Java
3 116 (28.09%) SQL
4 52 (12.59%) Bash
5 50 (12.11%) C#
6 48 (11.62%) JavaScript
7 46 (11.14%) Scala
8 38 (9.20%) Go
9 33 (7.99%) Kotlin
10 28 (6.78%) C++
11 14 (3.39%) C
12 13 (3.15%) PowerShell
13 12 (2.91%) T-SQL
14 10 (2.42%) Rust
15 8 (1.94%) Groovy
16 6 (1.45%) TypeScript
17 5 (1.21%) R
17 5 (1.21%) Ruby
18 3 (0.73%) PHP
19 2 (0.48%) Perl
Qualifications
1 63 (15.25%) Degree
2 29 (7.02%) Master's Degree
3 15 (3.63%) Computer Science Degree
4 14 (3.39%) Cisco Certification
5 13 (3.15%) CCNP
6 10 (2.42%) Security Cleared
7 9 (2.18%) SC Cleared
8 7 (1.69%) CCIE
9 5 (1.21%) CISSP
10 4 (0.97%) CSSLP
11 3 (0.73%) TOGAF Certification
12 1 (0.24%) (ISC)2 CCSP
12 1 (0.24%) AWS Certification
12 1 (0.24%) CCSP
12 1 (0.24%) DV Cleared
12 1 (0.24%) GIAC
12 1 (0.24%) MCSE
12 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.60%) QA
2 17 (4.12%) GDPR
3 12 (2.91%) SLA
4 10 (2.42%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.97%) Accessibility
6 1 (0.24%) NIST
System Software
1 159 (38.50%) Docker
2 5 (1.21%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (0.97%) Apache Flume
3 4 (0.97%) Virtual Servers
3 4 (0.97%) VirtualBox
4 3 (0.73%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 2 (0.48%) Active Directory
6 1 (0.24%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 206 (49.88%) Kubernetes
2 116 (28.09%) Terraform
3 51 (12.35%) Puppet
4 37 (8.96%) Ansible
5 14 (3.39%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (0.97%) CASB
6 4 (0.97%) Docker Swarm
6 4 (0.97%) Single Sign-On
7 3 (0.73%) Grafana
7 3 (0.73%) HAProxy
7 3 (0.73%) Istio
7 3 (0.73%) Prometheus
8 2 (0.48%) HP Fortify
9 1 (0.24%) AirWatch
9 1 (0.24%) Jamf Pro
9 1 (0.24%) Kibana
Vendors
1 85 (20.58%) Google
2 53 (12.83%) Oracle
3 42 (10.17%) Microsoft
4 18 (4.36%) Informatica
5 13 (3.15%) Cisco
5 13 (3.15%) Palo Alto
6 12 (2.91%) IBM
7 11 (2.66%) Databricks
7 11 (2.66%) Salesforce.com
8 10 (2.42%) F5
9 9 (2.18%) SAP
9 9 (2.18%) Talend
10 7 (1.69%) Arista
10 7 (1.69%) Aruba
10 7 (1.69%) CheckPoint
10 7 (1.69%) Dell
10 7 (1.69%) Fortinet
10 7 (1.69%) Juniper
11 5 (1.21%) Cloudera
11 5 (1.21%) Hortonworks