Period
to 24 November 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 November 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 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 53 55 153
Rank change year-on-year +2 +98 +75
Permanent jobs citing GCP 197 467 224
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 4.91% 4.74% 2.02%
As % of the Cloud Services category 10.72% 12.27% 7.41%
Number of salaries quoted 187 488 205
Median annual salary £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £57,000 £55,000 £48,750
90th Percentile £110,250 £111,275 £97,000
Central London median annual salary £80,000 £80,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year - +14.29% -

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 1,837 3,805 3,024
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 45.81% 38.65% 27.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1,611 3,374 2,722
Median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% - +8.33%
10th Percentile £42,963 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £97,500 £93,750 £91,250
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% - +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 24 November 2020.

Salary histogram for GCP in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 November 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.

1 152 (77.16%) AWS
2 134 (68.02%) Azure
3 98 (49.75%) Kubernetes
4 88 (44.67%) Python
5 81 (41.12%) DevOps
6 76 (38.58%) Terraform
7 75 (38.07%) Docker
8 63 (31.98%) Java
8 63 (31.98%) Finance
9 55 (27.92%) Ansible
10 50 (25.38%) Agile Software Development
11 48 (24.37%) Google
11 48 (24.37%) Jenkins
12 44 (22.34%) Puppet
13 40 (20.30%) Node.js
14 38 (19.29%) Degree
15 37 (18.78%) JavaScript
15 37 (18.78%) Git (software)
16 32 (16.24%) Big Data
17 31 (15.74%) Software Engineering
18 30 (15.23%) Banking
19 28 (14.21%) TDD
19 28 (14.21%) Microservices
19 28 (14.21%) React
19 28 (14.21%) Fintech
19 28 (14.21%) CircleCI
20 25 (12.69%) Artificial Intelligence
20 25 (12.69%) Linux
21 24 (12.18%) Hadoop
22 23 (11.68%) Computer Science

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 (11.68%) Apache Spark
2 11 (5.58%) Apache
3 9 (4.57%) Elasticsearch
4 8 (4.06%) SAS
5 7 (3.55%) Apache Airflow
6 5 (2.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 4 (2.03%) Confluence
7 4 (2.03%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 152 (77.16%) AWS
2 134 (68.02%) Azure
3 16 (8.12%) SaaS
4 14 (7.11%) PaaS
5 13 (6.60%) IaaS
6 9 (4.57%) GitHub
6 9 (4.57%) OpenShift
7 8 (4.06%) Power Platform
7 8 (4.06%) Serverless
8 6 (3.05%) AWS CloudFormation
9 5 (2.54%) Amazon EKS
9 5 (2.54%) Apigee
9 5 (2.54%) Rackspace Cloud
10 3 (1.52%) Amazon S3
10 3 (1.52%) AWS Lambda
11 2 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (1.02%) Stackdriver
12 1 (0.51%) Heroku
12 1 (0.51%) Office 365
12 1 (0.51%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 22 (11.17%) Network Security
2 6 (3.05%) Firewall
3 3 (1.52%) VPN
4 1 (0.51%) Multicast
4 1 (0.51%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.51%) tcpdump
4 1 (0.51%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (16.24%) Big Data
2 24 (12.18%) Hadoop
3 19 (9.64%) NoSQL
4 14 (7.11%) PostgreSQL
5 9 (4.57%) MySQL
6 8 (4.06%) MongoDB
6 8 (4.06%) Power BI
6 8 (4.06%) Tableau
7 7 (3.55%) BigQuery
7 7 (3.55%) Bigtable
7 7 (3.55%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (3.55%) Presto
8 5 (2.54%) SQL Server
9 4 (2.03%) Looker
10 3 (1.52%) Amazon RDS
10 3 (1.52%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (1.52%) Relational Database
11 2 (1.02%) Amazon Redshift
11 2 (1.02%) RDBMS
11 2 (1.02%) Redis
Development Applications
1 48 (24.37%) Jenkins
2 37 (18.78%) Git (software)
3 28 (14.21%) CircleCI
4 15 (7.61%) Travis CI
5 13 (6.60%) JIRA
6 9 (4.57%) Maven
7 7 (3.55%) webpack
8 6 (3.05%) Babel
8 6 (3.05%) GitLab
9 5 (2.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 5 (2.54%) Sonatype Nexus
9 5 (2.54%) TeamCity
10 4 (2.03%) Artifactory
10 4 (2.03%) Bitbucket
11 1 (0.51%) Gradle
11 1 (0.51%) JUnit
11 1 (0.51%) Mockito
11 1 (0.51%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 63 (31.98%) Finance
2 30 (15.23%) Banking
3 13 (6.60%) Retail Banking
4 12 (6.09%) Law
5 6 (3.05%) Games
6 3 (1.52%) Marketing
7 2 (1.02%) Advertising
8 1 (0.51%) Digital Economy
8 1 (0.51%) Legal
8 1 (0.51%) Local Government
8 1 (0.51%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.51%) Public Sector
8 1 (0.51%) Retail
8 1 (0.51%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 56 (28.43%) DevOps Engineer
2 37 (18.78%) Developer
3 25 (12.69%) Architect
4 20 (10.15%) AWS Engineer
5 17 (8.63%) Java Developer
6 15 (7.61%) Consultant
7 14 (7.11%) AWS DevOps
7 14 (7.11%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 14 (7.11%) Cloud Architect
7 14 (7.11%) Kubernetes Engineer
7 14 (7.11%) Senior DevOps
7 14 (7.11%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 13 (6.60%) Java Engineer
8 13 (6.60%) Security Architect
9 11 (5.58%) Principal Engineer
10 10 (5.08%) Python Engineer
10 10 (5.08%) Software Engineer
11 9 (4.57%) Big Data Engineer
11 9 (4.57%) DevOps Engineer - Fintech
11 9 (4.57%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (20.30%) Node.js
2 28 (14.21%) React
3 15 (7.61%) React Native
4 13 (6.60%) .NET
4 13 (6.60%) AngularJS
4 13 (6.60%) PyTorch
4 13 (6.60%) scikit-learn
4 13 (6.60%) TensorFlow
5 11 (5.58%) HTML
6 9 (4.57%) Keras
6 9 (4.57%) NumPy
6 9 (4.57%) Pandas
6 9 (4.57%) PySpark
6 9 (4.57%) RESTful
6 9 (4.57%) Web Services
7 8 (4.06%) NetworkX
7 8 (4.06%) SciPy
7 8 (4.06%) Shiny
7 8 (4.06%) SpaCy
7 8 (4.06%) XGBoost
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.61%) Public Cloud
2 14 (7.11%) Greenfield Project
3 13 (6.60%) User Experience
4 12 (6.09%) Algorithms
5 8 (4.06%) Video on Demand
5 8 (4.06%) Virtual Team
6 6 (3.05%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (2.54%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 5 (2.54%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
8 3 (1.52%) Self-Motivation
9 2 (1.02%) Cloud Native
9 2 (1.02%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.51%) Data Centre
10 1 (0.51%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.51%) FMCG
10 1 (0.51%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 25 (12.69%) Linux
2 10 (5.08%) Windows
3 3 (1.52%) Unix
4 1 (0.51%) Android
4 1 (0.51%) CentOS
4 1 (0.51%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (41.12%) DevOps
2 50 (25.38%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (15.74%) Software Engineering
4 28 (14.21%) Fintech
4 28 (14.21%) Microservices
4 28 (14.21%) TDD
5 25 (12.69%) Artificial Intelligence
6 23 (11.68%) Computer Science
6 23 (11.68%) Migration
7 21 (10.66%) Analytics
8 19 (9.64%) Machine Learning
8 19 (9.64%) Mentoring
9 17 (8.63%) ETL
9 17 (8.63%) Infrastructure as Code
10 16 (8.12%) Configuration Management
10 16 (8.12%) Test Automation
11 15 (7.61%) Data Science
11 15 (7.61%) SDLC
12 14 (7.11%) Decision-Making
13 13 (6.60%) Deployment Automation
Programming Languages
1 88 (44.67%) Python
2 63 (31.98%) Java
3 37 (18.78%) JavaScript
4 22 (11.17%) Bash Shell
4 22 (11.17%) Scala
5 19 (9.64%) Kotlin
6 18 (9.14%) Go
7 17 (8.63%) TypeScript
8 16 (8.12%) SQL
9 14 (7.11%) C#
10 12 (6.09%) Ruby
11 9 (4.57%) Groovy
11 9 (4.57%) R
12 8 (4.06%) MATLAB
13 7 (3.55%) Shell Script
14 6 (3.05%) PHP
15 4 (2.03%) Clojure
16 2 (1.02%) Java 8
17 1 (0.51%) Elm
17 1 (0.51%) Julia
Qualifications
1 38 (19.29%) Degree
2 15 (7.61%) Computer Science Degree
3 12 (6.09%) Master's Degree
4 9 (4.57%) AWS Certification
5 2 (1.02%) CISM
5 2 (1.02%) CISSP
5 2 (1.02%) PhD
6 1 (0.51%) CRISC
6 1 (0.51%) CSSLP
6 1 (0.51%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.05%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.52%) NIST
3 2 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.51%) GDPR
4 1 (0.51%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 75 (38.07%) Docker
2 6 (3.05%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.51%) Apache Flume
4 1 (0.51%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.51%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 98 (49.75%) Kubernetes
2 76 (38.58%) Terraform
3 55 (27.92%) Ansible
4 44 (22.34%) Puppet
5 21 (10.66%) Opscode Chef
6 7 (3.55%) Grafana
6 7 (3.55%) Prometheus
7 4 (2.03%) Single Sign-On
8 2 (1.02%) Docker Swarm
8 2 (1.02%) Istio
9 1 (0.51%) Kibana
9 1 (0.51%) Rancher
9 1 (0.51%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 48 (24.37%) Google
2 23 (11.68%) Microsoft
3 13 (6.60%) Oracle
4 10 (5.08%) Databricks
4 10 (5.08%) IBM
4 10 (5.08%) VMware
5 9 (4.57%) Rackspace
6 8 (4.06%) Cloudera
7 7 (3.55%) Informatica
8 6 (3.05%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (3.05%) SAP
8 6 (3.05%) Talend
9 5 (2.54%) Alibaba
10 4 (2.03%) Red Hat
10 4 (2.03%) Veracode
11 3 (1.52%) Splunk
12 2 (1.02%) NVIDIA
13 1 (0.51%) MapR
13 1 (0.51%) MuleSoft
13 1 (0.51%) ServiceNow