Period
to 7 April 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 April 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 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 57 99 254
Rank change year-on-year +42 +155 +22
Permanent jobs citing GCP 378 321 92
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 4.41% 3.11% 0.85%
As % of the Cloud Services category 12.00% 10.22% 3.54%
Number of salaries quoted 340 322 102
Median annual salary £80,000 £77,500 £68,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.23% +12.73% -1.79%
10th Percentile £56,250 £51,250 £47,625
90th Percentile £112,500 £111,125 £96,125
Central London median annual salary £80,000 £75,000 £69,750
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.53% +7.31%

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 3,150 3,142 2,600
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 36.77% 30.45% 24.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2,718 2,866 2,295
Median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £36,750 £35,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +3.85% +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 7 April 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 April 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 - 5 £120,000 -
London Bridge -13 1 £70,000 -3.45%
GCP
Central London

For the 6 months to 7 April 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.

1 260 (68.78%) AWS
2 175 (46.30%) Google
3 174 (46.03%) DevOps
4 173 (45.77%) Azure
5 165 (43.65%) Kubernetes
6 162 (42.86%) Python
7 144 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
8 137 (36.24%) Docker
9 124 (32.80%) Java
10 108 (28.57%) Finance
11 86 (22.75%) Microservices
12 84 (22.22%) Linux
13 82 (21.69%) Terraform
14 80 (21.16%) Software Engineering
15 73 (19.31%) JavaScript
16 70 (18.52%) Node.js
17 66 (17.46%) Ansible
17 66 (17.46%) Fintech
17 66 (17.46%) React
18 57 (15.08%) SQL
18 57 (15.08%) Scrum
19 53 (14.02%) Banking
20 52 (13.76%) HTML
21 51 (13.49%) Machine Learning
22 46 (12.17%) Kafka
23 45 (11.90%) Analytics
23 45 (11.90%) Jenkins
23 45 (11.90%) .NET
23 45 (11.90%) TDD
24 44 (11.64%) Scala

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 32 (8.47%) Apache Spark
2 13 (3.44%) Apache Airflow
3 11 (2.91%) Confluence
3 11 (2.91%) Elasticsearch
3 11 (2.91%) Luigi
4 8 (2.12%) Apache
5 7 (1.85%) Tomcat
6 6 (1.59%) Headless CMS
6 6 (1.59%) WebSphere
7 5 (1.32%) Apache Solr
7 5 (1.32%) OpenStack
8 3 (0.79%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (0.79%) WordPress
9 2 (0.53%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 2 (0.53%) CMS
9 2 (0.53%) nginx
10 1 (0.26%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.26%) Cloud Foundry
10 1 (0.26%) IIS
10 1 (0.26%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (1.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (0.79%) Gliffy
2 3 (0.79%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.79%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.79%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (0.53%) Distributed Ledger
2 2 (0.53%) Magento
2 2 (0.53%) SAP Hybris
2 2 (0.53%) SDL Web 8
3 1 (0.26%) Tesseract
Cloud Services
1 260 (68.78%) AWS
2 173 (45.77%) Azure
3 17 (4.50%) Serverless
4 16 (4.23%) SaaS
5 14 (3.70%) GitHub
6 12 (3.17%) AWS CloudFormation
6 12 (3.17%) Cloud Computing
7 10 (2.65%) Amazon EC2
8 9 (2.38%) Amazon EMR
8 9 (2.38%) AWS Lambda
8 9 (2.38%) Firebase
8 9 (2.38%) IaaS
9 8 (2.12%) PaaS
10 6 (1.59%) Amazon ECS
10 6 (1.59%) Amazon S3
10 6 (1.59%) Azure Functions
10 6 (1.59%) OpenShift
10 6 (1.59%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 5 (1.32%) Amazon EKS
12 4 (1.06%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.91%) Firewall
2 9 (2.38%) DNS
3 8 (2.12%) HTTP
3 8 (2.12%) TCP/IP
4 6 (1.59%) Network Security
4 6 (1.59%) VPN
5 5 (1.32%) SAN
6 4 (1.06%) SSH
7 3 (0.79%) WAN
8 2 (0.53%) DMZ
8 2 (0.53%) HTTPS
8 2 (0.53%) Internet
8 2 (0.53%) LAN
8 2 (0.53%) SSL
9 1 (0.26%) DHCP
9 1 (0.26%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (11.11%) Big Data
2 37 (9.79%) PostgreSQL
3 27 (7.14%) Hadoop
4 25 (6.61%) BigQuery
5 22 (5.82%) NoSQL
6 20 (5.29%) Relational Database
7 19 (5.03%) MySQL
8 18 (4.76%) MongoDB
9 17 (4.50%) SQL Server
10 15 (3.97%) Amazon Redshift
11 14 (3.70%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 14 (3.70%) RDBMS
12 13 (3.44%) Apache Cassandra
12 13 (3.44%) Apache Hive
13 12 (3.17%) Blockchain
13 12 (3.17%) Data Warehouse
14 7 (1.85%) Data Lake
15 6 (1.59%) Amazon Athena
15 6 (1.59%) HBase
15 6 (1.59%) Redis
Development Applications
1 45 (11.90%) Jenkins
2 36 (9.52%) Git (software)
3 20 (5.29%) JIRA
4 16 (4.23%) Maven
5 12 (3.17%) Ant
5 12 (3.17%) Gradle
6 10 (2.65%) SonarQube
6 10 (2.65%) TeamCity
7 7 (1.85%) GitLab
8 6 (1.59%) Selenium
8 6 (1.59%) Sonatype Nexus
9 5 (1.32%) JUnit
9 5 (1.32%) Vagrant
10 4 (1.06%) Artifactory
10 4 (1.06%) Bitbucket
10 4 (1.06%) JMeter
10 4 (1.06%) webpack
11 3 (0.79%) Gatling
11 3 (0.79%) NeoLoad
11 3 (0.79%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 108 (28.57%) Finance
2 53 (14.02%) Banking
3 26 (6.88%) Retail
4 24 (6.35%) Marketing
5 15 (3.97%) Public Sector
6 12 (3.17%) Games
7 7 (1.85%) Investment Banking
7 7 (1.85%) Manufacturing
8 6 (1.59%) Back Office
8 6 (1.59%) Front Office
9 5 (1.32%) Legal
10 4 (1.06%) Telecoms
11 3 (0.79%) Law
12 2 (0.53%) Automotive
12 2 (0.53%) German Language
12 2 (0.53%) Italian Language
12 2 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.26%) Billing
13 1 (0.26%) Corporate Banking
13 1 (0.26%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 88 (23.28%) Developer
2 75 (19.84%) DevOps Engineer
3 54 (14.29%) Data Engineer
4 33 (8.73%) Architect
5 30 (7.94%) Senior Developer
6 23 (6.08%) Senior DevOps
7 22 (5.82%) Cloud Engineer
8 21 (5.56%) Java Developer
8 21 (5.56%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 19 (5.03%) AWS Engineer
9 19 (5.03%) Software Engineer
10 18 (4.76%) Full Stack Developer
11 17 (4.50%) Cloud Architect
12 15 (3.97%) Site Reliability Engineer
13 14 (3.70%) Consultant
13 14 (3.70%) Python Engineer
14 12 (3.17%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 12 (3.17%) Kubernetes Engineer
14 12 (3.17%) React Developer
15 11 (2.91%) Senior Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (18.52%) Node.js
2 66 (17.46%) React
3 52 (13.76%) HTML
4 46 (12.17%) Kafka
5 45 (11.90%) .NET
6 39 (10.32%) CSS
7 35 (9.26%) AngularJS
8 33 (8.73%) REST
9 29 (7.67%) .NET Core
9 29 (7.67%) Redux
9 29 (7.67%) RESTful
10 26 (6.88%) HTML5
11 24 (6.35%) Web Services
12 21 (5.56%) Spring
13 20 (5.29%) TensorFlow
14 17 (4.50%) GraphQL
15 16 (4.23%) Vue.js
16 15 (3.97%) Pandas
17 14 (3.70%) CSS3
18 12 (3.17%) WebSockets
Miscellaneous
1 34 (8.99%) Public Cloud
2 29 (7.67%) User Experience
3 26 (6.88%) Cloud Native
4 25 (6.61%) Greenfield Project
5 16 (4.23%) Data Centre
6 13 (3.44%) Analytical Skills
7 12 (3.17%) Algorithms
8 11 (2.91%) Hybrid Cloud
9 10 (2.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 10 (2.65%) Hedge funds
10 8 (2.12%) Management Information System
11 7 (1.85%) Blog
11 7 (1.85%) Mobile App
12 5 (1.32%) Mobile Banking
12 5 (1.32%) Social Media
12 5 (1.32%) Virtual Team
13 4 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
13 4 (1.06%) Fixed Income
13 4 (1.06%) Online Banking
13 4 (1.06%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 84 (22.22%) Linux
2 23 (6.08%) Windows
3 14 (3.70%) Unix
4 11 (2.91%) CentOS
5 10 (2.65%) Apple iOS
6 9 (2.38%) Android
7 8 (2.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.53%) Ubuntu
8 2 (0.53%) VMS
9 1 (0.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 174 (46.03%) DevOps
2 144 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
3 86 (22.75%) Microservices
4 80 (21.16%) Software Engineering
5 66 (17.46%) Fintech
6 57 (15.08%) Scrum
7 51 (13.49%) Machine Learning
8 45 (11.90%) Analytics
8 45 (11.90%) TDD
9 44 (11.64%) Data Science
10 43 (11.38%) Continuous Integration
11 40 (10.58%) Infrastructure as Code
12 38 (10.05%) Site Reliability Engineering
13 35 (9.26%) Configuration Management
13 35 (9.26%) ETL
14 34 (8.99%) Artificial Intelligence
14 34 (8.99%) Test Automation
15 33 (8.73%) OO
16 28 (7.41%) Data Engineering
17 27 (7.14%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 162 (42.86%) Python
2 124 (32.80%) Java
3 73 (19.31%) JavaScript
4 57 (15.08%) SQL
5 44 (11.64%) Scala
6 42 (11.11%) C#
7 41 (10.85%) Go
8 33 (8.73%) TypeScript
9 32 (8.47%) Bash Shell
10 22 (5.82%) Java 8
11 19 (5.03%) C++
12 18 (4.76%) PowerShell
12 18 (4.76%) Ruby
13 7 (1.85%) PHP
14 6 (1.59%) C
14 6 (1.59%) R
15 5 (1.32%) PL/SQL
16 4 (1.06%) Kotlin
16 4 (1.06%) T-SQL
17 3 (0.79%) ES6
Qualifications
1 18 (4.76%) Degree
2 11 (2.91%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (1.59%) ISTQB
4 5 (1.32%) Computer Science Degree
5 4 (1.06%) PhD
6 3 (0.79%) CCSP
6 3 (0.79%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.53%) ISEB
7 2 (0.53%) Master's Degree
7 2 (0.53%) OCP
7 2 (0.53%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (0.26%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 1 (0.26%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.26%) CESG Certified Professional
8 1 (0.26%) CISM
8 1 (0.26%) CISSP
8 1 (0.26%) IISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.17%) QA
2 4 (1.06%) SLA
3 3 (0.79%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.26%) GDPR
4 1 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27005
4 1 (0.26%) NIST
System Software
1 137 (36.24%) Docker
2 14 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.59%) Xen
4 4 (1.06%) Hyper-V
4 4 (1.06%) OpenAM
4 4 (1.06%) OpenDJ
4 4 (1.06%) OpenIDM
4 4 (1.06%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (0.79%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (0.53%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.26%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 1 (0.26%) VirtualBox
7 1 (0.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 165 (43.65%) Kubernetes
2 82 (21.69%) Terraform
3 66 (17.46%) Ansible
4 29 (7.67%) Opscode Chef
4 29 (7.67%) Puppet
5 13 (3.44%) Salt
6 9 (2.38%) Packer
7 8 (2.12%) Istio
8 7 (1.85%) Docker Swarm
9 6 (1.59%) Oozie
10 5 (1.32%) linkerd
10 5 (1.32%) NetBackup
10 5 (1.32%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 5 (1.32%) vRealize
11 4 (1.06%) Rancher
12 3 (0.79%) Argo
13 2 (0.53%) Consul
14 1 (0.26%) Prometheus
14 1 (0.26%) vCenter Server
14 1 (0.26%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 175 (46.30%) Google
2 27 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 20 (5.29%) VMware
4 17 (4.50%) Oracle
5 15 (3.97%) Red Hat
6 9 (2.38%) Splunk
6 9 (2.38%) Tableau
6 9 (2.38%) TIBCO
7 8 (2.12%) IBM
8 6 (1.59%) AppDynamics
9 5 (1.32%) Databricks
9 5 (1.32%) Veeam
10 4 (1.06%) ForgeRock
11 3 (0.79%) Adobe
11 3 (0.79%) Facebook
11 3 (0.79%) Salesforce.com
11 3 (0.79%) SAP
12 2 (0.53%) Cisco
12 2 (0.53%) Dell
12 2 (0.53%) EMC