Period
to 9 May 2021

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 9 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Cloud Platform (GCP)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
9 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 106 119 162
Rank change year-on-year +13 +43 +18
Permanent jobs citing GCP 47 48 45
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 1.72% 1.74% 1.12%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.70% 5.46% 4.54%
Number of salaries quoted 43 42 30
10th Percentile £35,950 £52,500 £41,875
25th Percentile £47,500 £56,250 £51,563
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,500 £71,250 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year -5.26% +23.91% -4.17%
75th Percentile £86,250 £85,000 £79,000
90th Percentile £89,750 " £97,500
England median annual salary £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year -3.33% +7.14% +12.00%

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 1,000 879 991
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 36.68% 31.88% 24.69%
Number of salaries quoted 852 724 772
10th Percentile £26,775 £25,000 £25,750
25th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year - +5.88% -5.56%
75th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £75,000 £67,375
England median annual salary £58,000 £57,361 £55,000
% change year-on-year +1.11% +4.29% +4.76%

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 9 May 2021.

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 9 May 2021. 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
Nottinghamshire -8 25 £80,000 +10.34% 2
Derbyshire - 11 £50,000 - 1
Leicestershire +9 9 £48,750 -9.30% 9
Northamptonshire +13 2 £36,500 - 2
GCP
England

For the 6 months to 9 May 2021, 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 38 (80.85%) AWS
2 37 (78.72%) Azure
3 28 (59.57%) Python
4 23 (48.94%) Agile Software Development
4 23 (48.94%) Google
5 20 (42.55%) DevOps
6 18 (38.30%) Kubernetes
6 18 (38.30%) Law
7 17 (36.17%) Node.js
8 16 (34.04%) Go
9 14 (29.79%) JavaScript
9 14 (29.79%) SQL
10 13 (27.66%) MongoDB
10 13 (27.66%) Fintech
10 13 (27.66%) Terraform
11 12 (25.53%) Docker
11 12 (25.53%) Microservices
11 12 (25.53%) Finance
11 12 (25.53%) Microsoft
12 11 (23.40%) Scrum
13 10 (21.28%) Java
13 10 (21.28%) Software Engineering
13 10 (21.28%) React
13 10 (21.28%) Data Engineering
13 10 (21.28%) Collaborative Working
13 10 (21.28%) Infrastructure as Code
14 9 (19.15%) Public Cloud
14 9 (19.15%) Machine Learning
14 9 (19.15%) C#
15 8 (17.02%) .NET

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 3 (6.38%) Confluence
2 2 (4.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (4.26%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (4.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 38 (80.85%) AWS
2 37 (78.72%) Azure
3 7 (14.89%) Serverless
4 5 (10.64%) Power Platform
5 2 (4.26%) Adobe Analytics
5 2 (4.26%) Amazon EKS
5 2 (4.26%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (4.26%) AWS CodeCommit
5 2 (4.26%) AWS CodePipeline
5 2 (4.26%) Firebase
5 2 (4.26%) GitHub
5 2 (4.26%) Google Analytics
5 2 (4.26%) IaaS
5 2 (4.26%) OpenShift
5 2 (4.26%) PaaS
5 2 (4.26%) SaaS
6 1 (2.13%) Google App Engine
6 1 (2.13%) Google Workspace
6 1 (2.13%) Microsoft 365
6 1 (2.13%) Stackdriver
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.26%) Firewall
1 2 (4.26%) IPv4
1 2 (4.26%) LAN
1 2 (4.26%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (27.66%) MongoDB
2 6 (12.77%) MySQL
3 5 (10.64%) Power BI
3 5 (10.64%) SQL Server
4 4 (8.51%) BigQuery
4 4 (8.51%) Looker
4 4 (8.51%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (8.51%) Relational Database
5 3 (6.38%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (6.38%) Tableau
6 2 (4.26%) Big Data
6 2 (4.26%) Data Mining
6 2 (4.26%) NoSQL
7 1 (2.13%) Amazon Redshift
7 1 (2.13%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (2.13%) Data Lake
7 1 (2.13%) Qlik Sense
7 1 (2.13%) QlikView
7 1 (2.13%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 5 (10.64%) Git (software)
1 5 (10.64%) JIRA
2 4 (8.51%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.26%) Bitbucket
3 2 (4.26%) GitLab
3 2 (4.26%) Vagrant
4 1 (2.13%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 18 (38.30%) Law
2 12 (25.53%) Finance
3 7 (14.89%) Social Skills
4 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.26%) Banking
5 2 (4.26%) Marketing
5 2 (4.26%) Retail
6 1 (2.13%) Games
6 1 (2.13%) Influencing Skills
Job Titles
1 9 (19.15%) Cloud Engineer
2 6 (12.77%) Developer
3 5 (10.64%) AWS Engineer
3 5 (10.64%) Software Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) Architect
4 4 (8.51%) Data Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) Head of DevOps
4 4 (8.51%) Senior Software Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Azure Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Head of Engineering
6 2 (4.26%) Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (4.26%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Senior Data Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Senior DevOps
6 2 (4.26%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Senior Web Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.26%) Web Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (36.17%) Node.js
2 10 (21.28%) React
3 8 (17.02%) .NET
3 8 (17.02%) .NET Core
4 6 (12.77%) ASP.NET
5 5 (10.64%) Express
5 5 (10.64%) Web Services
6 4 (8.51%) AngularJS
7 3 (6.38%) CSS
7 3 (6.38%) HTML
8 2 (4.26%) CSS3
8 2 (4.26%) Django
8 2 (4.26%) HTML5
8 2 (4.26%) JSON
8 2 (4.26%) Kafka
8 2 (4.26%) RESTful
8 2 (4.26%) Ruby on Rails
8 2 (4.26%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 2 (4.26%) Vue.js
8 2 (4.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.15%) Public Cloud
2 8 (17.02%) Cloud Native
3 4 (8.51%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.26%) User Experience
5 1 (2.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (2.13%) Online Games
5 1 (2.13%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.51%) Linux
2 3 (6.38%) Unix
2 3 (6.38%) Windows
3 1 (2.13%) Debian
3 1 (2.13%) Ubuntu
3 1 (2.13%) Windows 10
3 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (48.94%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (42.55%) DevOps
3 13 (27.66%) Fintech
4 12 (25.53%) Microservices
5 11 (23.40%) Scrum
6 10 (21.28%) Collaborative Working
6 10 (21.28%) Data Engineering
6 10 (21.28%) Infrastructure as Code
6 10 (21.28%) Software Engineering
7 9 (19.15%) Machine Learning
8 8 (17.02%) Software Testing
8 8 (17.02%) Test Automation
9 7 (14.89%) OOP
9 7 (14.89%) Technical Leadership
9 7 (14.89%) Thought Leadership
10 6 (12.77%) Analytics
11 5 (10.64%) Artificial Intelligence
11 5 (10.64%) Data Science
11 5 (10.64%) Pair Programming
12 4 (8.51%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (59.57%) Python
2 16 (34.04%) Go
3 14 (29.79%) JavaScript
3 14 (29.79%) SQL
4 10 (21.28%) Java
5 9 (19.15%) C#
6 6 (12.77%) PHP
7 4 (8.51%) Bash Shell
7 4 (8.51%) C++
8 3 (6.38%) C
8 3 (6.38%) R
8 3 (6.38%) Scala
9 2 (4.26%) ES6
9 2 (4.26%) Perl
9 2 (4.26%) PowerShell
9 2 (4.26%) Ruby
9 2 (4.26%) TypeScript
9 2 (4.26%) VB
9 2 (4.26%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (8.51%) Degree
2 2 (4.26%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.13%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) QA
2 1 (2.13%) GDPR
System Software
1 12 (25.53%) Docker
2 1 (2.13%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.13%) pfSense
2 1 (2.13%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (38.30%) Kubernetes
2 13 (27.66%) Terraform
3 3 (6.38%) Ansible
3 3 (6.38%) Puppet
4 2 (4.26%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (4.26%) SCCM
5 1 (2.13%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 23 (48.94%) Google
2 12 (25.53%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.51%) Sun
4 2 (4.26%) Adobe
4 2 (4.26%) Alibaba
4 2 (4.26%) IBM
4 2 (4.26%) Oracle
5 1 (2.13%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.13%) Cisco
5 1 (2.13%) Juniper
5 1 (2.13%) Refinitiv
5 1 (2.13%) Teradata
5 1 (2.13%) VMware