Period
to 24 July 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Cloud Platform (GCP)
England > East of England
6 months to
24 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 100 103 122
Rank change year-on-year +3 +19 +151
Permanent jobs citing GCP 118 77 177
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 2.48% 2.40% 2.38%
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.95% 6.78% 8.25%
Number of salaries quoted 72 57 149
10th Percentile £50,000 £39,375 £35,000
25th Percentile £53,250 £45,000 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £57,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +13.04% +9.52% -12.50%
75th Percentile £80,000 £67,500 £65,000
90th Percentile £92,350 £82,500 £71,750
England median annual salary £75,000 £75,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +3.85%

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 of England with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 1,485 1,135 2,145
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 31.26% 35.33% 28.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1,094 891 1,693
10th Percentile £27,500 £29,000 £28,000
25th Percentile £36,250 £37,500 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% - -5.00%
75th Percentile £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £72,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

GCP
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for GCP in the East of England

GCP
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for GCP in the East of England

GCP
Salary Histogram in the East of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing GCP in the East of England over the 6 months to 24 July 2021.

Salary histogram for GCP in the East of England

GCP
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GCP within the East of England region over the 6 months to 24 July 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
Cambridgeshire -16 46 £65,000 +33.33% 13
Hertfordshire -10 42 £55,000 -8.33% 13
Bedfordshire -3 13 £80,000 +23.08% 3
Essex +14 10 £55,500 -16.23%
Suffolk -2 6 £50,000 - 1
Norfolk - 1 £55,000 - 1
GCP
England

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 of England region with a requirement for GCP.

1 96 (81.36%) AWS
2 69 (58.47%) Azure
3 49 (41.53%) Agile Software Development
4 48 (40.68%) Python
4 48 (40.68%) Google
5 41 (34.75%) DevOps
6 40 (33.90%) Java
7 39 (33.05%) Kubernetes
7 39 (33.05%) Docker
8 36 (30.51%) Software Engineering
9 32 (27.12%) JavaScript
10 28 (23.73%) E-Commerce
10 28 (23.73%) Git (software)
11 27 (22.88%) React
12 26 (22.03%) SQL
13 25 (21.19%) Linux
14 23 (19.49%) BigQuery
15 22 (18.64%) Big Data
16 21 (17.80%) REST
16 21 (17.80%) Microservices
17 20 (16.95%) GitLab
18 19 (16.10%) Kotlin
18 19 (16.10%) Problem-Solving
19 17 (14.41%) Continuous Delivery
19 17 (14.41%) Node.js
20 16 (13.56%) Machine Learning
20 16 (13.56%) PostgreSQL
20 16 (13.56%) TypeScript
20 16 (13.56%) Analytics
21 15 (12.71%) Next.js

GCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 11 (9.32%) Apache
2 9 (7.63%) Tomcat
3 8 (6.78%) SAS
4 7 (5.93%) Confluence
5 6 (5.08%) Apache Spark
6 4 (3.39%) Apache Airflow
7 3 (2.54%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 2 (1.69%) Apache Solr
8 2 (1.69%) CMS
8 2 (1.69%) Elasticsearch
8 2 (1.69%) MS Exchange
8 2 (1.69%) nginx
8 2 (1.69%) WordPress
Applications
1 8 (6.78%) Microsoft Excel
1 8 (6.78%) SPSS
2 2 (1.69%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.85%) Sketch
3 1 (0.85%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 3 (2.54%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 96 (81.36%) AWS
2 69 (58.47%) Azure
3 11 (9.32%) Power Platform
4 8 (6.78%) Snowflake
5 6 (5.08%) DigitalOcean
5 6 (5.08%) Firebase
6 4 (3.39%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 4 (3.39%) Amazon EMR
6 4 (3.39%) Amazon S3
6 4 (3.39%) AWS CloudFormation
6 4 (3.39%) Azure Data Factory
6 4 (3.39%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (3.39%) Cloud Functions
6 4 (3.39%) Google Data Studio
6 4 (3.39%) Microsoft 365
6 4 (3.39%) SaaS
6 4 (3.39%) Serverless
7 2 (1.69%) GitHub
7 2 (1.69%) PaaS
7 2 (1.69%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.32%) DNS
2 6 (5.08%) Firewall
3 4 (3.39%) 802.11
3 4 (3.39%) Internet
3 4 (3.39%) RFID
3 4 (3.39%) TCP/IP
3 4 (3.39%) Wireless
4 2 (1.69%) LAN
4 2 (1.69%) Network Security
4 2 (1.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (19.49%) BigQuery
2 22 (18.64%) Big Data
3 16 (13.56%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (10.17%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (9.32%) MongoDB
5 11 (9.32%) Power BI
6 10 (8.47%) Redis
7 9 (7.63%) Amazon Redshift
8 8 (6.78%) Data Lake
8 8 (6.78%) Looker
8 8 (6.78%) Tableau
9 7 (5.93%) QlikView
10 6 (5.08%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 6 (5.08%) Spotfire
11 5 (4.24%) NoSQL
12 4 (3.39%) MySQL
13 3 (2.54%) Hadoop
13 3 (2.54%) SQL Server
14 2 (1.69%) Apache Hive
14 2 (1.69%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 28 (23.73%) Git (software)
2 20 (16.95%) GitLab
3 12 (10.17%) Jenkins
3 12 (10.17%) JIRA
4 8 (6.78%) Mocha
5 4 (3.39%) Bitbucket
5 4 (3.39%) Cypress.io
5 4 (3.39%) JMeter
5 4 (3.39%) Postman
5 4 (3.39%) Selenium
6 2 (1.69%) Eclipse
6 2 (1.69%) IntelliJ
6 2 (1.69%) NetBeans
6 2 (1.69%) Sonatype Nexus
7 1 (0.85%) CircleCI
7 1 (0.85%) RStudio
7 1 (0.85%) TeamCity
General
1 14 (11.86%) Games
1 14 (11.86%) Retail
2 12 (10.17%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (8.47%) Finance
4 9 (7.63%) Social Skills
5 8 (6.78%) Marketing
5 8 (6.78%) Publishing
6 7 (5.93%) Law
7 6 (5.08%) Electronics
7 6 (5.08%) Organisational Skills
8 4 (3.39%) Manufacturing
9 3 (2.54%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 2 (1.69%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (1.69%) Public Sector
10 2 (1.69%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.85%) Advertising
11 1 (0.85%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 32 (27.12%) Developer
2 15 (12.71%) Software Engineer
3 14 (11.86%) Analyst
4 13 (11.02%) Architect
5 12 (10.17%) Java Engineer
5 12 (10.17%) Java Software Engineer
6 10 (8.47%) Java Developer
7 9 (7.63%) DevOps Engineer
7 9 (7.63%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
8 8 (6.78%) E-Commerce Developer
8 8 (6.78%) Linux Engineer
8 8 (6.78%) Site Reliability Engineer
8 8 (6.78%) Technical Analyst
9 7 (5.93%) Cloud Engineer
10 6 (5.08%) Data Analyst
10 6 (5.08%) Python Engineer
10 6 (5.08%) Software Developer
10 6 (5.08%) Technical Architect
11 5 (4.24%) Kubernetes Engineer
11 5 (4.24%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (22.88%) React
2 21 (17.80%) REST
3 17 (14.41%) Node.js
4 15 (12.71%) Next.js
5 12 (10.17%) CSS
5 12 (10.17%) HTML
6 11 (9.32%) Redux
7 10 (8.47%) RESTful
8 9 (7.63%) CSS3
8 9 (7.63%) HTML5
9 8 (6.78%) Jest
9 8 (6.78%) Web Services
10 7 (5.93%) .NET
10 7 (5.93%) Spring
10 7 (5.93%) Spring Boot
11 4 (3.39%) 802.1X
11 4 (3.39%) Android SDK
11 4 (3.39%) Kafka
11 4 (3.39%) POSIX
11 4 (3.39%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.32%) iPad
2 10 (8.47%) Greenfield Project
2 10 (8.47%) Management Information System
3 7 (5.93%) Algorithms
3 7 (5.93%) Robotics
4 6 (5.08%) Life Science
5 5 (4.24%) Mobile App
6 4 (3.39%) Data Structures
6 4 (3.39%) SystemC
7 2 (1.69%) Social Media
7 2 (1.69%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.85%) Cloud Native
8 1 (0.85%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.85%) FMCG
8 1 (0.85%) NHS
8 1 (0.85%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.85%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (0.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 25 (21.19%) Linux
2 14 (11.86%) Android
3 13 (11.02%) Unix
4 10 (8.47%) Apple iOS
5 8 (6.78%) CentOS
6 3 (2.54%) Windows
7 2 (1.69%) Mac OS
7 2 (1.69%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (41.53%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (34.75%) DevOps
3 36 (30.51%) Software Engineering
4 28 (23.73%) E-Commerce
5 21 (17.80%) Microservices
6 19 (16.10%) Problem-Solving
7 17 (14.41%) Continuous Delivery
8 16 (13.56%) Analytics
8 16 (13.56%) Machine Learning
9 14 (11.86%) Artificial Intelligence
10 13 (11.02%) Continuous Integration
11 12 (10.17%) Business Intelligence
11 12 (10.17%) Computer Science
11 12 (10.17%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 12 (10.17%) Pair Programming
11 12 (10.17%) Scrum
11 12 (10.17%) Test Automation
12 10 (8.47%) Configuration Management
12 10 (8.47%) ETL
12 10 (8.47%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 48 (40.68%) Python
2 40 (33.90%) Java
3 32 (27.12%) JavaScript
4 26 (22.03%) SQL
5 19 (16.10%) Kotlin
6 16 (13.56%) TypeScript
7 10 (8.47%) Bash Shell
8 9 (7.63%) C#
8 9 (7.63%) PHP
9 8 (6.78%) VBA
10 7 (5.93%) PowerShell
11 6 (5.08%) C
11 6 (5.08%) Java 8
12 5 (4.24%) Java 11
13 4 (3.39%) Go
13 4 (3.39%) Scala
14 3 (2.54%) C++
14 3 (2.54%) Groovy
15 2 (1.69%) T-SQL
15 2 (1.69%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (8.47%) Degree
2 6 (5.08%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (3.39%) ISTQB
3 4 (3.39%) PhD
4 3 (2.54%) CISSP
5 2 (1.69%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 2 (1.69%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (1.69%) CSSLP
5 2 (1.69%) ISSAP
5 2 (1.69%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.85%) CISA
6 1 (0.85%) CISM
6 1 (0.85%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.24%) Accessibility
2 4 (3.39%) QA
3 3 (2.54%) GDPR
4 2 (1.69%) GRC
4 2 (1.69%) NIST
4 2 (1.69%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 39 (33.05%) Docker
2 8 (6.78%) NFS
2 8 (6.78%) vSphere
3 2 (1.69%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.69%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (1.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 39 (33.05%) Kubernetes
2 11 (9.32%) Ansible
3 8 (6.78%) Grafana
3 8 (6.78%) HAProxy
3 8 (6.78%) Opscode Chef
3 8 (6.78%) Puppet
3 8 (6.78%) Salt
4 7 (5.93%) Prometheus
4 7 (5.93%) Terraform
5 2 (1.69%) SCCM
5 2 (1.69%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.85%) CSIRT
6 1 (0.85%) Nagios
6 1 (0.85%) Packer
6 1 (0.85%) Rancher
6 1 (0.85%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 48 (40.68%) Google
2 10 (8.47%) SAP
2 10 (8.47%) VMware
3 8 (6.78%) Elastic Path
3 8 (6.78%) Red Hat
3 8 (6.78%) SolarWinds
4 7 (5.93%) Microsoft
5 4 (3.39%) Oracle
6 3 (2.54%) Adobe
6 3 (2.54%) MuleSoft
6 3 (2.54%) Splunk
7 2 (1.69%) Alibaba
7 2 (1.69%) Cloudera
7 2 (1.69%) Databricks
7 2 (1.69%) Facebook
7 2 (1.69%) IBM
7 2 (1.69%) Instagram
7 2 (1.69%) NVIDIA
7 2 (1.69%) Rackspace
7 2 (1.69%) Talend