Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 59 54 185
Rank change year-on-year -5 +131 +35
Permanent jobs citing GCP 166 491 193
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 4.26% 4.94% 1.76%
As % of the Cloud Services category 9.94% 12.33% 6.50%
Number of salaries quoted 153 529 166
Median annual salary £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +13.21%
10th Percentile £56,250 £53,750 £48,750
90th Percentile £112,000 £110,000 £101,875
Central London median annual salary £80,000 £80,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year - +10.34% +7.41%

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 1,670 3,981 2,970
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 42.82% 40.03% 27.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1,451 3,638 2,649
Median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% - +8.33%
10th Percentile £42,500 £36,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £96,250 £95,000 £91,250
Central London median annual salary £69,835 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +7.44% - +8.33%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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
London Bridge +17 2 £70,000 -
GCP
Central London

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 123 (74.10%) AWS
2 102 (61.45%) Azure
3 94 (56.63%) Kubernetes
4 90 (54.22%) Python
5 79 (47.59%) Docker
6 75 (45.18%) DevOps
7 63 (37.95%) Google
8 57 (34.34%) Finance
9 56 (33.73%) Terraform
10 47 (28.31%) Java
11 43 (25.90%) Ansible
12 35 (21.08%) JavaScript
12 35 (21.08%) Puppet
13 33 (19.88%) Node.js
14 32 (19.28%) Linux
15 31 (18.67%) Jenkins
16 27 (16.27%) Microservices
17 26 (15.66%) Go
17 26 (15.66%) Degree
17 26 (15.66%) Git (software)
18 24 (14.46%) TDD
18 24 (14.46%) TypeScript
19 23 (13.86%) Agile Software Development
19 23 (13.86%) Big Data
19 23 (13.86%) Machine Learning
20 21 (12.65%) Opscode Chef
21 20 (12.05%) Data Science
21 20 (12.05%) Banking
21 20 (12.05%) Artificial Intelligence
22 19 (11.45%) Migration

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 15 (9.04%) Apache Spark
2 8 (4.82%) Apache
3 6 (3.61%) Apache Airflow
3 6 (3.61%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (3.61%) SAS
4 5 (3.01%) Confluence
5 2 (1.20%) Luigi
5 2 (1.20%) nginx
6 1 (0.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
Cloud Services
1 123 (74.10%) AWS
2 102 (61.45%) Azure
3 12 (7.23%) SaaS
4 9 (5.42%) PaaS
5 7 (4.22%) AWS CloudFormation
5 7 (4.22%) IaaS
6 6 (3.61%) GitHub
6 6 (3.61%) IBM Cloud
6 6 (3.61%) Power Platform
6 6 (3.61%) Serverless
7 5 (3.01%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (3.01%) OpenShift
7 5 (3.01%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 3 (1.81%) Amazon EKS
9 2 (1.20%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (1.20%) Amazon S3
9 2 (1.20%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (0.60%) Heroku
10 1 (0.60%) Office 365
10 1 (0.60%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 14 (8.43%) Network Security
2 3 (1.81%) Firewall
2 3 (1.81%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.20%) HTTP
4 1 (0.60%) VPN
4 1 (0.60%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (13.86%) Big Data
2 16 (9.64%) Hadoop
3 15 (9.04%) PostgreSQL
4 13 (7.83%) NoSQL
5 11 (6.63%) SQL Server
6 10 (6.02%) MySQL
7 6 (3.61%) Power BI
8 5 (3.01%) MongoDB
9 4 (2.41%) BigQuery
9 4 (2.41%) Bigtable
9 4 (2.41%) Presto
10 2 (1.20%) Amazon RDS
10 2 (1.20%) Apache Cassandra
10 2 (1.20%) Apache Hive
10 2 (1.20%) Blockchain
10 2 (1.20%) Data Lake
10 2 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (1.20%) HBase
10 2 (1.20%) Looker
10 2 (1.20%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 31 (18.67%) Jenkins
2 26 (15.66%) Git (software)
3 11 (6.63%) CircleCI
3 11 (6.63%) webpack
4 10 (6.02%) Babel
4 10 (6.02%) TeamCity
5 9 (5.42%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 9 (5.42%) JIRA
6 7 (4.22%) GitLab
7 6 (3.61%) Bitbucket
8 4 (2.41%) Maven
9 3 (1.81%) Ant
9 3 (1.81%) Artifactory
9 3 (1.81%) Sonatype Nexus
10 1 (0.60%) Spinnaker
10 1 (0.60%) Travis CI
General
1 57 (34.34%) Finance
2 20 (12.05%) Banking
3 14 (8.43%) Law
4 10 (6.02%) Games
5 8 (4.82%) Retail Banking
6 3 (1.81%) Back Office
6 3 (1.81%) Retail
7 2 (1.20%) Billing
7 2 (1.20%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.20%) Marketing
8 1 (0.60%) Advertising
8 1 (0.60%) Digital Economy
8 1 (0.60%) Front Office
8 1 (0.60%) German Language
8 1 (0.60%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.60%) Local Government
8 1 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.60%) Public Sector
8 1 (0.60%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (22.89%) DevOps Engineer
2 37 (22.29%) Developer
3 23 (13.86%) AWS Engineer
4 17 (10.24%) Architect
4 17 (10.24%) Java Developer
5 15 (9.04%) AWS DevOps
6 14 (8.43%) Principal Engineer
7 13 (7.83%) JavaScript Engineer
8 12 (7.23%) AWS DevOps Engineer
9 11 (6.63%) Cloud Architect
9 11 (6.63%) Data Engineer
9 11 (6.63%) Senior DevOps
10 9 (5.42%) Kubernetes Engineer
10 9 (5.42%) Senior DevOps Engineer
11 8 (4.82%) Platform Engineer
11 8 (4.82%) Python Engineer
11 8 (4.82%) Security Architect
12 7 (4.22%) Full Stack Developer
13 6 (3.61%) Cloud Engineer
13 6 (3.61%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (19.88%) Node.js
2 19 (11.45%) React
3 17 (10.24%) Redux
4 15 (9.04%) .NET
4 15 (9.04%) AngularJS
5 14 (8.43%) TensorFlow
6 13 (7.83%) scikit-learn
7 11 (6.63%) NumPy
7 11 (6.63%) Pandas
8 10 (6.02%) HTML
8 10 (6.02%) koa
8 10 (6.02%) Matplotlib
8 10 (6.02%) React Native
9 9 (5.42%) PyTorch
10 8 (4.82%) CSS
11 7 (4.22%) HTML5
11 7 (4.22%) Keras
11 7 (4.22%) PySpark
11 7 (4.22%) SciPy
11 7 (4.22%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.64%) User Experience
2 15 (9.04%) Public Cloud
3 12 (7.23%) Algorithms
4 11 (6.63%) Greenfield Project
5 7 (4.22%) Cloud Native
5 7 (4.22%) Video on Demand
6 4 (2.41%) Virtual Team
7 3 (1.81%) Fixed Income
7 3 (1.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 3 (1.81%) Hedge funds
8 2 (1.20%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.20%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.60%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.60%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.60%) EMC VMAX
9 1 (0.60%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 32 (19.28%) Linux
2 14 (8.43%) Windows
3 3 (1.81%) Unix
4 2 (1.20%) VMS
5 1 (0.60%) Android
5 1 (0.60%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (45.18%) DevOps
2 27 (16.27%) Microservices
3 24 (14.46%) TDD
4 23 (13.86%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (13.86%) Machine Learning
5 20 (12.05%) Artificial Intelligence
5 20 (12.05%) Data Science
6 19 (11.45%) Migration
7 18 (10.84%) Fintech
7 18 (10.84%) Infrastructure as Code
8 16 (9.64%) Analytics
8 16 (9.64%) Computer Science
8 16 (9.64%) Mentoring
9 14 (8.43%) Configuration Management
10 13 (7.83%) Site Reliability Engineering
11 12 (7.23%) Deep Learning
12 11 (6.63%) Deployment Automation
12 11 (6.63%) Linear Regression
12 11 (6.63%) Naive Bayes
12 11 (6.63%) Support Vector Machines
Programming Languages
1 90 (54.22%) Python
2 47 (28.31%) Java
3 35 (21.08%) JavaScript
4 26 (15.66%) Go
5 24 (14.46%) TypeScript
6 19 (11.45%) Bash Shell
7 18 (10.84%) Ruby
8 14 (8.43%) SQL
9 13 (7.83%) Kotlin
10 12 (7.23%) C#
10 12 (7.23%) Scala
11 10 (6.02%) R
12 8 (4.82%) PHP
13 6 (3.61%) MATLAB
14 4 (2.41%) PowerShell
15 3 (1.81%) C++
15 3 (1.81%) Groovy
16 2 (1.20%) Shell Script
17 1 (0.60%) PL/SQL
17 1 (0.60%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (15.66%) Degree
2 10 (6.02%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (3.61%) Master's Degree
4 4 (2.41%) PhD
5 3 (1.81%) AWS Certification
5 3 (1.81%) OCP
5 3 (1.81%) Oracle Certification
6 2 (1.20%) CISM
6 2 (1.20%) CISSP
7 1 (0.60%) CRISC
7 1 (0.60%) CSSLP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.81%) NIST
1 3 (1.81%) QA
2 2 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.60%) GDPR
3 1 (0.60%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 79 (47.59%) Docker
2 4 (2.41%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.20%) Apache Flume
4 2 (1.20%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.20%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.60%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 94 (56.63%) Kubernetes
2 56 (33.73%) Terraform
3 43 (25.90%) Ansible
4 35 (21.08%) Puppet
5 21 (12.65%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (2.41%) Grafana
6 4 (2.41%) Prometheus
7 3 (1.81%) Consul
7 3 (1.81%) Docker Swarm
8 2 (1.20%) Argo
8 2 (1.20%) Oozie
9 1 (0.60%) Istio
9 1 (0.60%) Kibana
Vendors
1 63 (37.95%) Google
2 13 (7.83%) Microsoft
3 8 (4.82%) Databricks
3 8 (4.82%) IBM
3 8 (4.82%) Oracle
3 8 (4.82%) Tableau
4 6 (3.61%) Cloudera
4 6 (3.61%) SaltStack
5 5 (3.01%) Rackspace
5 5 (3.01%) Splunk
6 4 (2.41%) VMware
7 3 (1.81%) Perforce
7 3 (1.81%) TIBCO
8 2 (1.20%) AppDynamics
8 2 (1.20%) NVIDIA
8 2 (1.20%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.60%) Alibaba
9 1 (0.60%) Informatica
9 1 (0.60%) MapR
9 1 (0.60%) ServiceNow