Period
to 7 July 2020

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 7 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Cloud Platform (GCP)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
7 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 57 63 220
Rank change year-on-year +6 +157 +37
Permanent jobs citing GCP 271 459 140
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 4.46% 4.40% 1.23%
As % of the Cloud Services category 11.69% 11.96% 4.68%
Number of salaries quoted 234 490 123
Median annual salary £80,000 £80,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +18.52% +3.85%
10th Percentile £56,625 £53,625 £48,750
90th Percentile £111,750 £110,000 £97,500
Central London median annual salary £80,000 £77,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year +3.23% +10.71% +7.69%

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 2,319 3,837 2,990
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 38.20% 36.74% 26.19%
Number of salaries quoted 2,005 3,527 2,636
Median annual salary £68,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.62% - +8.33%
10th Percentile £41,250 £37,500 £36,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £92,500
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% +5.93%

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 7 July 2020.

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 7 July 2020. 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 - 3 £120,000 -
London Bridge +5 2 £70,000 -3.45%
GCP
Central London

For the 6 months to 7 July 2020, 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.

1 175 (64.58%) AWS
2 134 (49.45%) Kubernetes
3 127 (46.86%) DevOps
3 127 (46.86%) Python
4 126 (46.49%) Google
5 118 (43.54%) Azure
6 111 (40.96%) Docker
7 84 (31.00%) Finance
8 79 (29.15%) Java
9 75 (27.68%) Agile Software Development
10 68 (25.09%) Terraform
11 64 (23.62%) Linux
12 61 (22.51%) Microservices
13 54 (19.93%) JavaScript
13 54 (19.93%) Node.js
14 53 (19.56%) Ansible
15 49 (18.08%) Software Engineering
16 43 (15.87%) React
17 41 (15.13%) TDD
18 40 (14.76%) Scrum
18 40 (14.76%) Jenkins
18 40 (14.76%) Infrastructure as Code
19 39 (14.39%) Machine Learning
19 39 (14.39%) SQL
20 36 (13.28%) Redux
21 35 (12.92%) Go
22 34 (12.55%) Analytics
22 34 (12.55%) Fintech
23 32 (11.81%) TypeScript
23 32 (11.81%) Big Data

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 23 (8.49%) Apache Spark
2 12 (4.43%) Confluence
3 10 (3.69%) Apache Airflow
4 9 (3.32%) Luigi
5 7 (2.58%) Apache
6 4 (1.48%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.37%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.37%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.37%) SAS
7 1 (0.37%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (1.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (1.11%) Gliffy
2 3 (1.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.11%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.11%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.37%) Tesseract
Cloud Services
1 175 (64.58%) AWS
2 118 (43.54%) Azure
3 13 (4.80%) SaaS
4 12 (4.43%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (3.69%) Amazon EC2
6 8 (2.95%) PaaS
6 8 (2.95%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 6 (2.21%) Amazon EKS
7 6 (2.21%) Amazon EMR
7 6 (2.21%) GitHub
7 6 (2.21%) IaaS
7 6 (2.21%) IBM Cloud
7 6 (2.21%) OpenShift
8 5 (1.85%) Amazon ECS
8 5 (1.85%) AWS CloudFormation
8 5 (1.85%) Power Platform
9 4 (1.48%) Amazon S3
9 4 (1.48%) Serverless
10 3 (1.11%) Amazon Kinesis
10 3 (1.11%) Firebase
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.21%) DNS
1 6 (2.21%) TCP/IP
2 5 (1.85%) Firewall
2 5 (1.85%) HTTP
2 5 (1.85%) VPN
3 4 (1.48%) Network Security
3 4 (1.48%) SSH
4 3 (1.11%) SAN
5 2 (0.74%) DMZ
5 2 (0.74%) HTTPS
5 2 (0.74%) LAN
5 2 (0.74%) SSL
5 2 (0.74%) WAN
6 1 (0.37%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (11.81%) Big Data
2 31 (11.44%) PostgreSQL
3 21 (7.75%) Hadoop
4 20 (7.38%) MySQL
5 19 (7.01%) BigQuery
5 19 (7.01%) SQL Server
6 18 (6.64%) NoSQL
7 13 (4.80%) MongoDB
8 11 (4.06%) Blockchain
9 10 (3.69%) Amazon Redshift
9 10 (3.69%) Relational Database
10 9 (3.32%) Apache Cassandra
10 9 (3.32%) Apache Hive
10 9 (3.32%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (3.32%) RDBMS
11 8 (2.95%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 5 (1.85%) HBase
12 5 (1.85%) Power BI
13 4 (1.48%) Amazon Athena
13 4 (1.48%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 40 (14.76%) Jenkins
2 24 (8.86%) Git (software)
3 17 (6.27%) JIRA
4 10 (3.69%) Babel
4 10 (3.69%) TeamCity
4 10 (3.69%) webpack
5 9 (3.32%) CircleCI
6 7 (2.58%) Bitbucket
6 7 (2.58%) GitLab
7 6 (2.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 5 (1.85%) Artifactory
9 4 (1.48%) Maven
10 3 (1.11%) Ant
10 3 (1.11%) Sonatype Nexus
11 2 (0.74%) Gradle
11 2 (0.74%) JUnit
11 2 (0.74%) SonarQube
11 2 (0.74%) Spinnaker
12 1 (0.37%) Octopus Deploy
12 1 (0.37%) Selenium
General
1 84 (31.00%) Finance
2 30 (11.07%) Banking
3 23 (8.49%) Retail
4 13 (4.80%) Games
5 11 (4.06%) Law
6 8 (2.95%) Marketing
7 7 (2.58%) Back Office
7 7 (2.58%) Public Sector
8 5 (1.85%) Manufacturing
9 4 (1.48%) Legal
9 4 (1.48%) Telecoms
10 3 (1.11%) Front Office
11 2 (0.74%) Automotive
11 2 (0.74%) Billing
11 2 (0.74%) German Language
11 2 (0.74%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.74%) Italian Language
11 2 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.74%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 61 (22.51%) DevOps Engineer
2 55 (20.30%) Developer
3 41 (15.13%) Data Engineer
4 20 (7.38%) AWS Engineer
5 17 (6.27%) Software Engineer
6 16 (5.90%) Architect
6 16 (5.90%) Java Developer
6 16 (5.90%) Senior Developer
7 14 (5.17%) Cloud Architect
7 14 (5.17%) Cloud Engineer
7 14 (5.17%) JavaScript Engineer
7 14 (5.17%) Principal Engineer
8 13 (4.80%) Kubernetes Engineer
8 13 (4.80%) Senior DevOps
9 12 (4.43%) Platform Engineer
10 11 (4.06%) AWS DevOps
10 11 (4.06%) React Developer
10 11 (4.06%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 10 (3.69%) Python Engineer
11 10 (3.69%) Site Reliability Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (19.93%) Node.js
2 43 (15.87%) React
3 36 (13.28%) Redux
4 31 (11.44%) Kafka
5 28 (10.33%) HTML
6 27 (9.96%) .NET
7 24 (8.86%) CSS
8 19 (7.01%) AngularJS
9 17 (6.27%) HTML5
9 17 (6.27%) REST
10 15 (5.54%) Web Services
11 14 (5.17%) .NET Core
11 14 (5.17%) TensorFlow
11 14 (5.17%) WebSockets
12 12 (4.43%) Pandas
13 11 (4.06%) React Native
14 10 (3.69%) NumPy
15 9 (3.32%) Spring
16 8 (2.95%) RabbitMQ
16 8 (2.95%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 31 (11.44%) User Experience
2 25 (9.23%) Public Cloud
3 21 (7.75%) Greenfield Project
4 15 (5.54%) Cloud Native
5 14 (5.17%) Algorithms
6 9 (3.32%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 7 (2.58%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (2.21%) Data Centre
8 6 (2.21%) Hedge funds
9 5 (1.85%) Fixed Income
9 5 (1.85%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (0.74%) EMC VMAX
10 2 (0.74%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.74%) Equities
11 1 (0.37%) Data Structures
11 1 (0.37%) Mobile App
11 1 (0.37%) Mobile Banking
11 1 (0.37%) OTC Derivatives
11 1 (0.37%) Renewable Energy
11 1 (0.37%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 64 (23.62%) Linux
2 24 (8.86%) Windows
3 7 (2.58%) Unix
4 6 (2.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (1.48%) CentOS
6 3 (1.11%) Android
6 3 (1.11%) Apple iOS
6 3 (1.11%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 127 (46.86%) DevOps
2 75 (27.68%) Agile Software Development
3 61 (22.51%) Microservices
4 49 (18.08%) Software Engineering
5 41 (15.13%) TDD
6 40 (14.76%) Infrastructure as Code
6 40 (14.76%) Scrum
7 39 (14.39%) Machine Learning
8 34 (12.55%) Analytics
8 34 (12.55%) Fintech
9 31 (11.44%) Artificial Intelligence
9 31 (11.44%) Configuration Management
10 30 (11.07%) Data Science
11 29 (10.70%) Migration
12 27 (9.96%) Site Reliability Engineering
13 26 (9.59%) Continuous Integration
14 24 (8.86%) ETL
15 22 (8.12%) Kanban
16 21 (7.75%) Test Automation
17 20 (7.38%) OO
Programming Languages
1 127 (46.86%) Python
2 79 (29.15%) Java
3 54 (19.93%) JavaScript
4 39 (14.39%) SQL
5 35 (12.92%) Go
6 32 (11.81%) TypeScript
7 31 (11.44%) Scala
8 26 (9.59%) Ruby
9 22 (8.12%) Bash Shell
10 21 (7.75%) C#
11 13 (4.80%) C++
11 13 (4.80%) PowerShell
12 10 (3.69%) Kotlin
13 8 (2.95%) PHP
14 7 (2.58%) R
15 6 (2.21%) Java 8
16 3 (1.11%) C
16 3 (1.11%) Groovy
16 3 (1.11%) PL/SQL
17 2 (0.74%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 21 (7.75%) Degree
2 6 (2.21%) PhD
3 3 (1.11%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.11%) Master's Degree
3 3 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.11%) OCP
3 3 (1.11%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (0.74%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.37%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.37%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.21%) QA
2 1 (0.37%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.37%) SLA
System Software
1 111 (40.96%) Docker
2 10 (3.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.85%) Hyper-V
3 5 (1.85%) Virtual Machines
4 3 (1.11%) Xen
5 2 (0.74%) Apache Flume
6 1 (0.37%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 1 (0.37%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 134 (49.45%) Kubernetes
2 68 (25.09%) Terraform
3 53 (19.56%) Ansible
4 30 (11.07%) Puppet
5 22 (8.12%) Opscode Chef
6 6 (2.21%) Istio
7 5 (1.85%) Docker Swarm
7 5 (1.85%) Oozie
8 4 (1.48%) Consul
8 4 (1.48%) Packer
9 3 (1.11%) Argo
9 3 (1.11%) NetBackup
9 3 (1.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 3 (1.11%) vRealize
10 2 (0.74%) linkerd
11 1 (0.37%) Mesos
11 1 (0.37%) Rancher
11 1 (0.37%) Salt
Vendors
1 126 (46.49%) Google
2 18 (6.64%) Microsoft
3 17 (6.27%) Oracle
4 13 (4.80%) VMware
5 10 (3.69%) Red Hat
5 10 (3.69%) Tableau
6 9 (3.32%) IBM
7 7 (2.58%) TIBCO
8 6 (2.21%) SaltStack
9 4 (1.48%) Databricks
9 4 (1.48%) Rackspace
9 4 (1.48%) Splunk
10 3 (1.11%) Facebook
10 3 (1.11%) Perforce
10 3 (1.11%) Veeam
11 2 (0.74%) Cisco
11 2 (0.74%) Dell
11 2 (0.74%) EMC
11 2 (0.74%) Informatica
11 2 (0.74%) NetApp