Period
to 24 January 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 24 January 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
24 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 62 128 259
Rank change year-on-year +66 +131 +36
Permanent jobs citing GCP 381 250 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 4.16% 2.42% 0.73%
As % of the Cloud Services category 11.36% 8.78% 3.32%
Number of salaries quoted 340 229 77
City of London median annual salary £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +25.00%
10th Percentile £55,000 £48,500 £53,750
90th Percentile £120,000 £101,250 £103,750
Central London median annual salary £80,000 £70,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year +14.29% -6.67% +30.20%

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 3,354 2,847 2,316
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 36.62% 27.56% 21.99%
Number of salaries quoted 2,931 2,583 2,068
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £34,500 £36,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £91,250 £91,250
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 24 January 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 24 January 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 - 6 £120,000 -
London Bridge -12 2 £70,000 +21.74%
GCP
Central London

For the 6 months to 24 January 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.

1 280 (73.49%) AWS
2 202 (53.02%) Google
3 177 (46.46%) Azure
4 174 (45.67%) Python
5 161 (42.26%) DevOps
6 155 (40.68%) Kubernetes
7 141 (37.01%) Agile Software Development
8 138 (36.22%) Java
9 134 (35.17%) Docker
10 91 (23.88%) Microservices
11 89 (23.36%) Finance
12 86 (22.57%) JavaScript
13 85 (22.31%) Linux
14 81 (21.26%) Software Engineering
15 74 (19.42%) Data Science
16 70 (18.37%) Node.js
17 69 (18.11%) Terraform
18 68 (17.85%) Fintech
19 61 (16.01%) React
20 59 (15.49%) Machine Learning
21 58 (15.22%) SQL
22 55 (14.44%) HTML
22 55 (14.44%) Ansible
23 51 (13.39%) Kafka
24 49 (12.86%) Banking
25 48 (12.60%) Big Data
26 47 (12.34%) Continuous Integration
27 46 (12.07%) Bash Shell
27 46 (12.07%) AngularJS
27 46 (12.07%) Analytics

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 (9.45%) Apache Spark
2 22 (5.77%) Elasticsearch
3 16 (4.20%) WebSphere
4 12 (3.15%) Apache Solr
4 12 (3.15%) Headless CMS
4 12 (3.15%) WebSphere Application Server
5 10 (2.62%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 10 (2.62%) Apache Airflow
5 10 (2.62%) CMS
5 10 (2.62%) Tomcat
6 9 (2.36%) Luigi
7 8 (2.10%) OpenStack
8 7 (1.84%) Apache
9 4 (1.05%) IIS
10 3 (0.79%) nginx
10 3 (0.79%) WordPress
11 2 (0.52%) Apache Pig
11 2 (0.52%) Confluence
11 2 (0.52%) WebLogic
12 1 (0.26%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 1 (0.26%) Chatbot
1 1 (0.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (2.62%) Magento
1 10 (2.62%) SAP Hybris
1 10 (2.62%) SDL Web 8
2 6 (1.57%) Distributed Ledger
3 1 (0.26%) ION MarketView
3 1 (0.26%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 280 (73.49%) AWS
2 177 (46.46%) Azure
3 35 (9.19%) Serverless
4 24 (6.30%) GitHub
5 22 (5.77%) AWS CloudFormation
6 18 (4.72%) AWS Lambda
7 14 (3.67%) Firebase
8 12 (3.15%) Azure Functions
8 12 (3.15%) Cloud Computing
9 9 (2.36%) IaaS
10 7 (1.84%) Datadog
10 7 (1.84%) G Suite
11 6 (1.57%) Amazon EC2
11 6 (1.57%) Amazon Kinesis
11 6 (1.57%) SaaS
12 5 (1.31%) Amazon ECS
12 5 (1.31%) DigitalOcean
12 5 (1.31%) Google Analytics
12 5 (1.31%) Linode
12 5 (1.31%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 21 (5.51%) HTTP
2 11 (2.89%) Internet
3 8 (2.10%) Firewall
4 7 (1.84%) DNS
5 5 (1.31%) Network Security
5 5 (1.31%) TCP/IP
6 4 (1.05%) VPN
7 3 (0.79%) WAN
8 2 (0.52%) SAN
9 1 (0.26%) Broadband
9 1 (0.26%) Software-Defined Networking
9 1 (0.26%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (12.60%) Big Data
2 45 (11.81%) PostgreSQL
3 34 (8.92%) Relational Database
4 27 (7.09%) BigQuery
5 25 (6.56%) Hadoop
6 23 (6.04%) MySQL
7 21 (5.51%) NoSQL
8 19 (4.99%) RDBMS
9 17 (4.46%) Amazon Redshift
10 16 (4.20%) Data Warehouse
11 15 (3.94%) Apache Cassandra
12 14 (3.67%) Apache Hive
12 14 (3.67%) SQL Server
13 13 (3.41%) Amazon Athena
13 13 (3.41%) MongoDB
14 11 (2.89%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 10 (2.62%) Endeca
15 10 (2.62%) Redis
16 9 (2.36%) Flink
17 8 (2.10%) HBase
Development Applications
1 45 (11.81%) Jenkins
2 40 (10.50%) Git (software)
3 17 (4.46%) JIRA
3 17 (4.46%) Maven
4 13 (3.41%) Ant
5 12 (3.15%) Gradle
6 11 (2.89%) webpack
7 10 (2.62%) SonarQube
7 10 (2.62%) TeamCity
8 7 (1.84%) gulp
8 7 (1.84%) Vagrant
9 6 (1.57%) CircleCI
10 5 (1.31%) Bitbucket
10 5 (1.31%) Selenium
11 4 (1.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 4 (1.05%) GitLab
11 4 (1.05%) JMeter
11 4 (1.05%) Sonatype Nexus
12 3 (0.79%) Babel
12 3 (0.79%) Gatling
General
1 89 (23.36%) Finance
2 49 (12.86%) Banking
3 41 (10.76%) Marketing
4 16 (4.20%) Advertising
5 14 (3.67%) Public Sector
6 12 (3.15%) Retail
7 11 (2.89%) Front Office
8 10 (2.62%) Games
8 10 (2.62%) Investment Banking
9 7 (1.84%) Law
10 6 (1.57%) Manufacturing
11 5 (1.31%) Publishing
12 3 (0.79%) Telecoms
13 2 (0.52%) Billing
13 2 (0.52%) Electronics
13 2 (0.52%) Legal
14 1 (0.26%) Automotive
14 1 (0.26%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 100 (26.25%) Developer
2 58 (15.22%) DevOps Engineer
3 44 (11.55%) Data Engineer
4 40 (10.50%) Architect
5 27 (7.09%) Python Developer
5 27 (7.09%) Python Engineer
6 25 (6.56%) Senior Developer
6 25 (6.56%) Senior DevOps
6 25 (6.56%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 24 (6.30%) Cloud Consultant
7 24 (6.30%) Consultant
7 24 (6.30%) Software Engineer
8 22 (5.77%) Cloud Engineer
8 22 (5.77%) Java Developer
8 22 (5.77%) JavaScript Developer
9 18 (4.72%) Cloud Architect
9 18 (4.72%) Full Stack Developer
10 15 (3.94%) AWS Engineer
11 13 (3.41%) Analyst
11 13 (3.41%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 70 (18.37%) Node.js
2 61 (16.01%) React
3 55 (14.44%) HTML
4 51 (13.39%) Kafka
5 46 (12.07%) AngularJS
6 43 (11.29%) RESTful
7 38 (9.97%) .NET
8 36 (9.45%) REST
9 34 (8.92%) CSS
10 25 (6.56%) Web Services
11 24 (6.30%) GraphQL
12 23 (6.04%) Django
13 22 (5.77%) .NET Core
14 20 (5.25%) HTML5
15 19 (4.99%) Spring
15 19 (4.99%) Vue.js
16 17 (4.46%) Pandas
16 17 (4.46%) scikit-learn
16 17 (4.46%) TensorFlow
17 15 (3.94%) Flask
Miscellaneous
1 33 (8.66%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (8.40%) Greenfield Project
3 24 (6.30%) Cloud Native
4 22 (5.77%) Public Cloud
5 21 (5.51%) User Experience
6 20 (5.25%) Data Centre
7 19 (4.99%) Algorithms
7 19 (4.99%) Virtual Team
8 13 (3.41%) Mobile App
8 13 (3.41%) Social Media
9 12 (3.15%) Blog
9 12 (3.15%) Hybrid Cloud
9 12 (3.15%) Management Information System
10 10 (2.62%) iPad
11 9 (2.36%) Hedge funds
12 7 (1.84%) Mobile Banking
13 6 (1.57%) Enterprise Software
13 6 (1.57%) Robotics
14 5 (1.31%) Data Structures
15 4 (1.05%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 85 (22.31%) Linux
2 19 (4.99%) Windows
3 17 (4.46%) Unix
4 16 (4.20%) Apple iOS
5 15 (3.94%) Android
6 11 (2.89%) CentOS
7 4 (1.05%) Ubuntu
8 3 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.52%) Mac OS
9 2 (0.52%) Windows Server
10 1 (0.26%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 161 (42.26%) DevOps
2 141 (37.01%) Agile Software Development
3 91 (23.88%) Microservices
4 81 (21.26%) Software Engineering
5 74 (19.42%) Data Science
6 68 (17.85%) Fintech
7 59 (15.49%) Machine Learning
8 47 (12.34%) Continuous Integration
9 46 (12.07%) Analytics
10 43 (11.29%) Scrum
11 40 (10.50%) OO
12 38 (9.97%) Open Source
13 37 (9.71%) TDD
14 36 (9.45%) ETL
14 36 (9.45%) Site Reliability Engineering
15 35 (9.19%) BDD
16 34 (8.92%) Data Engineering
17 33 (8.66%) Artificial Intelligence
17 33 (8.66%) Infrastructure as Code
18 29 (7.61%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 174 (45.67%) Python
2 138 (36.22%) Java
3 86 (22.57%) JavaScript
4 58 (15.22%) SQL
5 46 (12.07%) Bash Shell
6 40 (10.50%) C#
7 39 (10.24%) Scala
8 35 (9.19%) Go
9 26 (6.82%) TypeScript
10 22 (5.77%) Java 8
11 13 (3.41%) PowerShell
11 13 (3.41%) Ruby
12 12 (3.15%) C++
13 10 (2.62%) R
14 7 (1.84%) C
14 7 (1.84%) PL/SQL
15 6 (1.57%) Shell Script
16 4 (1.05%) Kotlin
17 2 (0.52%) BrightScript
17 2 (0.52%) F#
Qualifications
1 25 (6.56%) Degree
2 15 (3.94%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (3.41%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (1.31%) CCSP
4 5 (1.31%) ISTQB
5 4 (1.05%) Master's Degree
6 3 (0.79%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 3 (0.79%) CESG Certified Professional
6 3 (0.79%) CISM
6 3 (0.79%) CISSP
6 3 (0.79%) IISP
7 2 (0.52%) ISEB
8 1 (0.26%) APMP
8 1 (0.26%) AWS Certification
8 1 (0.26%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.26%) Security Cleared
8 1 (0.26%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.10%) QA
2 4 (1.05%) SLA
3 3 (0.79%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27005
4 2 (0.52%) NIST
5 1 (0.26%) GDPR
System Software
1 134 (35.17%) Docker
2 7 (1.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.57%) Xen
4 5 (1.31%) VMware Workstation
5 4 (1.05%) OpenAM
5 4 (1.05%) OpenDJ
5 4 (1.05%) OpenIDM
6 3 (0.79%) Active Directory
6 3 (0.79%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.52%) Apache Flume
7 2 (0.52%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.26%) VirtualBox
8 1 (0.26%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 155 (40.68%) Kubernetes
2 69 (18.11%) Terraform
3 55 (14.44%) Ansible
4 34 (8.92%) Opscode Chef
5 31 (8.14%) Puppet
6 18 (4.72%) Salt
7 13 (3.41%) Packer
8 8 (2.10%) Docker Swarm
9 7 (1.84%) Oozie
10 6 (1.57%) Istio
11 5 (1.31%) linkerd
12 4 (1.05%) Prometheus
12 4 (1.05%) Rancher
13 3 (0.79%) HAProxy
13 3 (0.79%) Mesos
14 2 (0.52%) Galera Cluster
14 2 (0.52%) Nagios
14 2 (0.52%) NetBackup
14 2 (0.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 2 (0.52%) vRealize
Vendors
1 202 (53.02%) Google
2 31 (8.14%) Microsoft
3 24 (6.30%) Oracle
4 18 (4.72%) VMware
5 16 (4.20%) IBM
6 13 (3.41%) Salesforce.com
7 11 (2.89%) Adobe
7 11 (2.89%) SAP
8 10 (2.62%) ATG
8 10 (2.62%) Demandware
8 10 (2.62%) Elastic Path
8 10 (2.62%) hybris
8 10 (2.62%) Interwoven
8 10 (2.62%) Tableau
9 9 (2.36%) Red Hat
10 7 (1.84%) Splunk
11 6 (1.57%) AppDynamics
12 5 (1.31%) Samsung
13 4 (1.05%) Databricks
13 4 (1.05%) ForgeRock