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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 15 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Cloud Platform (GCP)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
15 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 77 124 90
Rank change year-on-year +47 -34 +27
Permanent jobs citing GCP 129 46 32
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 3.88% 1.50% 1.97%
As % of the Cloud Services category 9.33% 3.80% 6.08%
Number of salaries quoted 69 37 32
10th Percentile £43,750 £32,650 £46,750
25th Percentile £55,000 £43,750 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £57,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +14.04% -18.57% +27.27%
75th Percentile £80,000 £68,750 £75,625
90th Percentile £88,000 £77,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% +3.45% +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 East Midlands with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
East Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 1,383 1,212 526
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 41.54% 39.63% 32.45%
Number of salaries quoted 930 932 430
10th Percentile £25,975 £26,750 £27,664
25th Percentile £35,000 £36,250 £34,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% - +1.12%
75th Percentile £63,750 £58,750 £60,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £73,600
England median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%

GCP
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing GCP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for GCP in the East Midlands

GCP
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing GCP in the East Midlands.

Salary trend for GCP in the East Midlands

GCP
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing GCP in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 15 August 2022.

Salary histogram for GCP in the East Midlands

GCP
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GCP within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 15 August 2022. 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
Jobs
Leicestershire +21 59 £60,000 +4.35% 2
Nottinghamshire +7 42 £70,000 +1.82% 13
Derbyshire -3 16 £37,500 -26.47% 3
Northamptonshire +9 4 £61,250 +67.81%
Lincolnshire +8 3 £70,000 +64.71%
GCP
England

For the 6 months to 15 August 2022, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for GCP.

1 117 (90.70%) AWS
2 104 (80.62%) Azure
3 97 (75.19%) Agile
4 80 (62.02%) Python
5 72 (55.81%) DevOps
6 70 (54.26%) Java
7 54 (41.86%) Microsoft
8 51 (39.53%) Mentoring
8 51 (39.53%) Machine Learning
9 47 (36.43%) Analytics
10 46 (35.66%) Data Engineering
11 44 (34.11%) Spring
12 43 (33.33%) Algorithms
13 42 (32.56%) Data Science
14 41 (31.78%) Cybersecurity
15 40 (31.01%) QA
16 39 (30.23%) Big Data
16 39 (30.23%) Information Security
17 38 (29.46%) Security Management
17 38 (29.46%) Games
17 38 (29.46%) Data Analytics
17 38 (29.46%) Data Architecture
17 38 (29.46%) Threat Analysis
17 38 (29.46%) SFIA
18 34 (26.36%) CI/CD
19 33 (25.58%) JavaScript
20 32 (24.81%) Microservices
21 31 (24.03%) Google
22 30 (23.26%) Finance
22 30 (23.26%) Kubernetes

GCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 5 (3.88%) Apache Spark
2 4 (3.10%) Apache
3 3 (2.33%) IIS
4 2 (1.55%) JBoss
4 2 (1.55%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.55%) WordPress
5 1 (0.78%) Apache Pulsar
5 1 (0.78%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 117 (90.70%) AWS
2 104 (80.62%) Azure
3 28 (21.71%) Serverless
4 19 (14.73%) Azure DevOps
5 16 (12.40%) AWS Lambda
6 14 (10.85%) Amazon S3
7 13 (10.08%) Amazon ECS
7 13 (10.08%) AWS CloudFormation
8 11 (8.53%) Amazon EventBridge
9 9 (6.98%) Azure AKS
10 8 (6.20%) Amazon EKS
10 8 (6.20%) Azure Cosmos DB
11 7 (5.43%) GitHub
11 7 (5.43%) GitHub Actions
12 6 (4.65%) Amazon EC2
12 6 (4.65%) Amazon EMR
12 6 (4.65%) Azure Synapse Analytics
12 6 (4.65%) PaaS
12 6 (4.65%) SaaS
13 5 (3.88%) Cloud Functions
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.88%) Firewall
2 2 (1.55%) DAB
2 2 (1.55%) Internet
3 1 (0.78%) 5G
3 1 (0.78%) DHCP
3 1 (0.78%) DNS
3 1 (0.78%) LAN
3 1 (0.78%) PPP
3 1 (0.78%) SAN
3 1 (0.78%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.78%) VoIP
3 1 (0.78%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (30.23%) Big Data
2 17 (13.18%) BigQuery
3 11 (8.53%) Amazon RDS
4 10 (7.75%) Relational Database
5 8 (6.20%) MongoDB
6 7 (5.43%) Amazon Athena
6 7 (5.43%) Azure SQL Database
7 6 (4.65%) Data Lake
7 6 (4.65%) DynamoDB
7 6 (4.65%) SQL Server
8 3 (2.33%) Amazon Redshift
8 3 (2.33%) Cloud Spanner
8 3 (2.33%) NoSQL
8 3 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.55%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (1.55%) Flink
10 1 (0.78%) GIS
10 1 (0.78%) MySQL
10 1 (0.78%) RavenDB
10 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 24 (18.60%) Jenkins
2 23 (17.83%) GitLab
3 13 (10.08%) Git (software)
4 12 (9.30%) CircleCI
5 7 (5.43%) Maven
6 5 (3.88%) Gradle
6 5 (3.88%) JUnit
6 5 (3.88%) Mockito
7 4 (3.10%) JIRA
8 3 (2.33%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (1.55%) Subversion
10 1 (0.78%) Bitbucket
10 1 (0.78%) JMeter
10 1 (0.78%) Oracle APEX
10 1 (0.78%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 38 (29.46%) Games
2 30 (23.26%) Finance
3 13 (10.08%) Manufacturing
4 11 (8.53%) Public Sector
5 10 (7.75%) Retail
6 5 (3.88%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (3.88%) Law
7 4 (3.10%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 3 (2.33%) Financial Institution
8 3 (2.33%) Social Skills
9 1 (0.78%) Presentation Skills
9 1 (0.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 38 (29.46%) Trainee
2 17 (13.18%) DevOps Engineer
3 14 (10.85%) Developer
4 13 (10.08%) Azure DevOps Engineer
4 13 (10.08%) Azure Engineer
5 10 (7.75%) Software Engineer
6 8 (6.20%) AWS DevOps
6 8 (6.20%) AWS DevOps Engineer
6 8 (6.20%) AWS Engineer
7 7 (5.43%) Data Engineer
7 7 (5.43%) GCP Engineer
8 6 (4.65%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 6 (4.65%) Principal Engineer
8 6 (4.65%) Senior Software Engineer
9 5 (3.88%) Architect
9 5 (3.88%) Cloud Engineer
9 5 (3.88%) Java Engineer
10 4 (3.10%) Lead Developer
10 4 (3.10%) Python Developer
10 4 (3.10%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (34.11%) Spring
2 21 (16.28%) React
3 19 (14.73%) Node.js
4 13 (10.08%) GraphQL
4 13 (10.08%) YAML
5 12 (9.30%) REST
6 11 (8.53%) Laravel
6 11 (8.53%) Next.js
7 10 (7.75%) .NET
8 7 (5.43%) Kafka
8 7 (5.43%) RESTful
9 6 (4.65%) JSON
10 5 (3.88%) Hibernate
10 5 (3.88%) JPA
10 5 (3.88%) Vue.js
11 4 (3.10%) Django
11 4 (3.10%) Express
11 4 (3.10%) MERN Stack
12 3 (2.33%) CSS
12 3 (2.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 43 (33.33%) Algorithms
2 19 (14.73%) Cloud Native
3 13 (10.08%) Life Science
4 9 (6.98%) Greenfield Project
5 8 (6.20%) Public Cloud
6 6 (4.65%) Renewable Energy
7 5 (3.88%) Data Structures
8 3 (2.33%) IoT
8 3 (2.33%) Legacy Applications
9 2 (1.55%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (0.78%) Educational Technology
10 1 (0.78%) Hackathon
Operating Systems
1 7 (5.43%) Linux
2 5 (3.88%) Windows
3 4 (3.10%) Windows Server
4 3 (2.33%) Android
4 3 (2.33%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.55%) Unix
6 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (75.19%) Agile
2 72 (55.81%) DevOps
3 51 (39.53%) Machine Learning
3 51 (39.53%) Mentoring
4 47 (36.43%) Analytics
5 46 (35.66%) Data Engineering
6 42 (32.56%) Data Science
7 41 (31.78%) Cybersecurity
8 39 (30.23%) Information Security
9 38 (29.46%) Data Analytics
9 38 (29.46%) Data Architecture
9 38 (29.46%) Security Management
9 38 (29.46%) SFIA
9 38 (29.46%) Threat Analysis
10 34 (26.36%) CI/CD
11 32 (24.81%) Microservices
12 25 (19.38%) Continuous Integration
13 23 (17.83%) Software Engineering
14 16 (12.40%) TDD
15 14 (10.85%) Event-Driven Architecture
Programming Languages
1 80 (62.02%) Python
2 70 (54.26%) Java
3 33 (25.58%) JavaScript
4 28 (21.71%) SQL
5 23 (17.83%) C#
6 13 (10.08%) Go
6 13 (10.08%) PHP
6 13 (10.08%) TypeScript
7 12 (9.30%) PowerShell
8 8 (6.20%) Bash
9 7 (5.43%) Bicep
10 5 (3.88%) C++
11 4 (3.10%) Ruby
12 2 (1.55%) ES6
13 1 (0.78%) Apple Swift
13 1 (0.78%) C
13 1 (0.78%) Kotlin
13 1 (0.78%) Objective-C
13 1 (0.78%) Scala
13 1 (0.78%) SPARQL
Qualifications
1 4 (3.10%) Degree
2 3 (2.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.78%) DBS Check
3 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (31.01%) QA
2 3 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.55%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.55%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 2 (1.55%) NIST
4 1 (0.78%) Accessibility
4 1 (0.78%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.78%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (14.73%) Docker
2 2 (1.55%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.78%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.78%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (0.78%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.78%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (0.78%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.78%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 30 (23.26%) Kubernetes
2 22 (17.05%) Terraform
3 14 (10.85%) Ansible
4 12 (9.30%) Grafana
5 11 (8.53%) Bugsnag
6 10 (7.75%) Puppet
7 3 (2.33%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.78%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 54 (41.86%) Microsoft
2 31 (24.03%) Google
3 7 (5.43%) Databricks
4 3 (2.33%) Splunk
5 2 (1.55%) Oracle
5 2 (1.55%) VMware
6 1 (0.78%) Confluent
6 1 (0.78%) Dynatrace
6 1 (0.78%) Micro Focus
6 1 (0.78%) Palo Alto