Period
to 20 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Google Cloud Platform skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Google Cloud Platform over the 6 months to 20 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Cloud Platform (GCP)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 167 218 317
Rank change year-on-year +51 +99 +92
Permanent jobs citing Google Cloud Platform 195 111 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 1.77% 1.09% 0.39%
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.11% 5.83% 3.02%
Number of salaries quoted 165 107 46
City of London median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.57% +16.67% +20.00%
10th Percentile £48,750 £50,000 £45,000
90th Percentile £102,000 £93,750 £85,000
Central London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +21.74% +27.78%

Google Cloud Platform 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 2,742 1,903 1,621
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 24.90% 18.73% 12.98%
Number of salaries quoted 2,466 1,707 1,467
City of London median annual salary £65,000 £62,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.84% +3.33% +9.09%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,400 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £87,500 £85,000
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +4.55%

Google Cloud Platform
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing Google Cloud Platform as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for Google Cloud Platform in the City of London

Google Cloud Platform
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Google Cloud Platform in the City of London.

Salary trend for Google Cloud Platform in the City of London

Google Cloud Platform
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Google Cloud Platform in the City of London over the 6 months to 20 September 2018.

Salary histogram for Google Cloud Platform in the City of London

Google Cloud Platform
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 Google Cloud Platform within the City of London region over the 6 months to 20 September 2018. 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 - 1 £57,500 -
Google Cloud Platform
Central London

For the 6 months to 20 September 2018, IT jobs citing Google Cloud Platform 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 Google Cloud Platform.

1 172 (88.21%) Amazon AWS
2 146 (74.87%) Google
3 138 (70.77%) DevOps
4 123 (63.08%) Microsoft Azure
5 114 (58.46%) Python
6 110 (56.41%) Docker
7 100 (51.28%) Agile Software Development
8 91 (46.67%) Kubernetes
9 84 (43.08%) Linux
10 77 (39.49%) Ansible
11 76 (38.97%) GCP
12 58 (29.74%) Jenkins
13 57 (29.23%) Puppet
14 56 (28.72%) Ruby
15 53 (27.18%) Opscode Chef
16 51 (26.15%) Scrum
17 50 (25.64%) Java
18 43 (22.05%) Terraform
19 42 (21.54%) Configuration Management
20 37 (18.97%) Open Source
21 34 (17.44%) Microservices
22 31 (15.90%) Continuous Integration
23 30 (15.38%) Software Engineering
24 28 (14.36%) TDD
24 28 (14.36%) Continuous Delivery
24 28 (14.36%) Bash Shell
24 28 (14.36%) OpenStack
24 28 (14.36%) Salt
25 25 (12.82%) NoSQL
25 25 (12.82%) Stakeholder Management

Google Cloud Platform
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 28 (14.36%) OpenStack
2 20 (10.26%) Apache
3 17 (8.72%) Apache Spark
4 10 (5.13%) Elasticsearch
5 9 (4.62%) nginx
6 7 (3.59%) Apache Pig
7 6 (3.08%) Tomcat
7 6 (3.08%) WebSphere
8 3 (1.54%) Apache Airflow
9 2 (1.03%) Confluence
9 2 (1.03%) GemFire
10 1 (0.51%) Amazon Alexa
10 1 (0.51%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.51%) Jupyter
Business Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Distributed Ledger
Cloud Services
1 172 (88.21%) Amazon AWS
2 123 (63.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (6.15%) AWS CloudFormation
4 8 (4.10%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (3.59%) PaaS
5 7 (3.59%) Serverless
6 5 (2.56%) IaaS
6 5 (2.56%) SaaS
7 4 (2.05%) AWS Lambda
7 4 (2.05%) GitHub
7 4 (2.05%) Loggly
7 4 (2.05%) Sumo Logic
8 3 (1.54%) Google App Engine
8 3 (1.54%) IBM Cloud
9 2 (1.03%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 2 (1.03%) Amazon ElastiCache
9 2 (1.03%) Datadog
9 2 (1.03%) Firebase
9 2 (1.03%) Route 53
9 2 (1.03%) Stackdriver
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.59%) DNS
1 7 (3.59%) VLAN
2 6 (3.08%) BIG-IP
2 6 (3.08%) Internet
2 6 (3.08%) VPN
3 5 (2.56%) TCP/IP
4 4 (2.05%) HTTP
5 3 (1.54%) Firewall
5 3 (1.54%) HbbTV
6 2 (1.03%) VSAN
7 1 (0.51%) AMQP
7 1 (0.51%) BGP
7 1 (0.51%) CHAP
7 1 (0.51%) EIGRP
7 1 (0.51%) LAN
7 1 (0.51%) NX-OS
7 1 (0.51%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (12.82%) NoSQL
2 24 (12.31%) MySQL
3 23 (11.79%) Apache Cassandra
4 20 (10.26%) MongoDB
5 17 (8.72%) Big Data
5 17 (8.72%) Hadoop
5 17 (8.72%) Relational Database
6 16 (8.21%) Redis
7 9 (4.62%) BigQuery
8 8 (4.10%) SQL Server
9 7 (3.59%) Blockchain
9 7 (3.59%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (3.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 6 (3.08%) Apache Hive
10 6 (3.08%) HBase
11 4 (2.05%) Bigtable
11 4 (2.05%) CouchDB
11 4 (2.05%) RDBMS
12 3 (1.54%) Cosmos DB
12 3 (1.54%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 58 (29.74%) Jenkins
2 21 (10.77%) Git (software)
3 13 (6.67%) TeamCity
4 10 (5.13%) CircleCI
5 8 (4.10%) JIRA
6 7 (3.59%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 7 (3.59%) GitLab
6 7 (3.59%) JUnit
6 7 (3.59%) Travis CI
7 6 (3.08%) Gradle
7 6 (3.08%) Mockito
8 4 (2.05%) CA Release Automation
8 4 (2.05%) Cucumber
8 4 (2.05%) webpack
9 3 (1.54%) Bitbucket
9 3 (1.54%) git-flow
9 3 (1.54%) Selenium
10 2 (1.03%) Maven
10 2 (1.03%) Octopus Deploy
10 2 (1.03%) Vagrant
General
1 23 (11.79%) Finance
2 20 (10.26%) Retail
3 17 (8.72%) Law
4 14 (7.18%) Banking
5 6 (3.08%) Games
5 6 (3.08%) Marketing
6 5 (2.56%) Telecoms
7 3 (1.54%) French Language
7 3 (1.54%) Legal
8 2 (1.03%) Back Office
8 2 (1.03%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.51%) Advertising
9 1 (0.51%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.51%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.51%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.51%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 75 (38.46%) DevOps Engineer
2 30 (15.38%) Developer
3 23 (11.79%) Consultant
4 22 (11.28%) Architect
5 21 (10.77%) Senior DevOps
5 21 (10.77%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 18 (9.23%) Cloud Architect
7 16 (8.21%) Principal Consultant
8 14 (7.18%) Java Developer
9 13 (6.67%) Cloud Consultant
10 12 (6.15%) AWS Engineer
10 12 (6.15%) Cloud Solutions Architect
10 12 (6.15%) Principal Architect
10 12 (6.15%) Principal Solutions Architect
10 12 (6.15%) Solutions Architect
10 12 (6.15%) Solutions Consultant
11 11 (5.64%) AWS DevOps
12 9 (4.62%) Senior Developer
13 8 (4.10%) AWS DevOps Engineer
14 7 (3.59%) Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (11.28%) Spring
2 18 (9.23%) Node.js
3 16 (8.21%) Spring Boot
4 14 (7.18%) REST
5 13 (6.67%) .NET
6 12 (6.15%) CSS
6 12 (6.15%) Kafka
6 12 (6.15%) Web Services
7 11 (5.64%) HTML
7 11 (5.64%) RabbitMQ
7 11 (5.64%) React
8 9 (4.62%) AngularJS
8 9 (4.62%) Spring Cloud
9 8 (4.10%) JPA
9 8 (4.10%) RESTful
9 8 (4.10%) SOAP
10 7 (3.59%) Elastic Stack
11 6 (3.08%) LAMP
11 6 (3.08%) LEMP Stack
11 6 (3.08%) Zuul
Miscellaneous
1 24 (12.31%) Data Centre
2 19 (9.74%) Computer Science
2 19 (9.74%) Fintech
3 18 (9.23%) Greenfield Project
4 8 (4.10%) Algorithms
4 8 (4.10%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (3.59%) User Experience
6 6 (3.08%) Public Cloud
7 5 (2.56%) Virtual Team
8 4 (2.05%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.54%) FMCG
9 3 (1.54%) Over-the-Top Content
9 3 (1.54%) Smart Home
10 2 (1.03%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (1.03%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.51%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 1 (0.51%) Enterprise Cloud
11 1 (0.51%) Internet of Things
11 1 (0.51%) Private Cloud
11 1 (0.51%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 84 (43.08%) Linux
2 6 (3.08%) CoreOS
3 5 (2.56%) Android
3 5 (2.56%) Apple iOS
4 4 (2.05%) Unix
4 4 (2.05%) Windows
5 3 (1.54%) CentOS
5 3 (1.54%) Ubuntu
5 3 (1.54%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (1.03%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.51%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.51%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (70.77%) DevOps
2 100 (51.28%) Agile Software Development
3 51 (26.15%) Scrum
4 42 (21.54%) Configuration Management
5 37 (18.97%) Open Source
6 34 (17.44%) Microservices
7 31 (15.90%) Continuous Integration
8 30 (15.38%) Software Engineering
9 28 (14.36%) Continuous Delivery
9 28 (14.36%) TDD
10 25 (12.82%) Stakeholder Management
11 24 (12.31%) Machine Learning
12 20 (10.26%) BDD
12 20 (10.26%) E-Commerce
13 17 (8.72%) Artificial Intelligence
14 16 (8.21%) Data Science
15 15 (7.69%) Target Operating Model
16 14 (7.18%) Deployment Automation
17 13 (6.67%) Kanban
17 13 (6.67%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 114 (58.46%) Python
2 56 (28.72%) Ruby
3 50 (25.64%) Java
4 28 (14.36%) Bash Shell
5 24 (12.31%) SQL
6 23 (11.79%) JavaScript
7 22 (11.28%) Go
8 20 (10.26%) Scala
9 14 (7.18%) C#
9 14 (7.18%) Java 8
10 8 (4.10%) PHP
11 7 (3.59%) C++
11 7 (3.59%) Perl
12 6 (3.08%) ES6
12 6 (3.08%) R
12 6 (3.08%) Shell Script
13 5 (2.56%) Groovy
13 5 (2.56%) PowerShell
14 2 (1.03%) ANSI SQL
14 2 (1.03%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (11.79%) Degree
2 11 (5.64%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.54%) PhD
3 3 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (1.03%) Master's Degree
4 2 (1.03%) Numerate Degree
5 1 (0.51%) AWS Certification
5 1 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.51%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.51%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (38.97%) GCP
2 5 (2.56%) QA
3 4 (2.05%) GDPR
4 1 (0.51%) COBIT
4 1 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 110 (56.41%) Docker
2 7 (3.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (3.08%) iptables
4 3 (1.54%) Apache Flume
5 2 (1.03%) Active Directory
5 2 (1.03%) LXC
5 2 (1.03%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.03%) vSphere
5 2 (1.03%) Xen
6 1 (0.51%) Ceph
6 1 (0.51%) Firmware
6 1 (0.51%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.51%) VirtualBox
6 1 (0.51%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 91 (46.67%) Kubernetes
2 77 (39.49%) Ansible
3 57 (29.23%) Puppet
4 53 (27.18%) Opscode Chef
5 43 (22.05%) Terraform
6 28 (14.36%) Salt
7 12 (6.15%) Rancher
8 10 (5.13%) Prometheus
9 7 (3.59%) Docker Swarm
10 6 (3.08%) HAProxy
10 6 (3.08%) Mesos
11 5 (2.56%) Oozie
12 4 (2.05%) Cobbler
12 4 (2.05%) Grafana
12 4 (2.05%) Nagios
12 4 (2.05%) Tivoli
12 4 (2.05%) ZABBIX
13 2 (1.03%) Hadoop YARN
13 2 (1.03%) Kibana
13 2 (1.03%) vRealize
Vendors
1 146 (74.87%) Google
2 13 (6.67%) Oracle
3 11 (5.64%) Microsoft
4 8 (4.10%) VMware
5 7 (3.59%) F5
5 7 (3.59%) New Relic
6 6 (3.08%) BT
7 5 (2.56%) IBM
7 5 (2.56%) MapR
7 5 (2.56%) Rackspace
7 5 (2.56%) Splunk
8 3 (1.54%) Apple
8 3 (1.54%) Cloudera
8 3 (1.54%) Hortonworks
9 2 (1.03%) Atlassian
9 2 (1.03%) Cisco
9 2 (1.03%) Facebook
9 2 (1.03%) Red Hat
9 2 (1.03%) Talend
9 2 (1.03%) TIBCO