Period
to 16 May 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 16 May 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Cloud Platform (GCP)
England > East of England
6 months to
16 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 101 100 146
Rank change year-on-year -1 +46 +127
Permanent jobs citing GCP 86 129 156
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 2.22% 2.86% 1.93%
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.03% 8.63% 7.22%
Number of salaries quoted 61 95 139
10th Percentile £48,750 £37,500 £36,000
25th Percentile £53,750 £41,875 £43,425
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +27.27% - -8.33%
75th Percentile £80,000 £71,250 £65,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £90,000 £67,500
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 of England with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 1,223 1,495 2,161
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 31.51% 33.14% 26.79%
Number of salaries quoted 934 1,132 1,708
10th Percentile £29,075 £27,500 £27,228
25th Percentile £37,500 £37,438 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £53,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +11.58% -5.00% -4.76%
75th Percentile £67,500 £63,750 £62,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £71,250
England median annual salary £58,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +0.87% +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 16 May 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 16 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
Cambridgeshire +14 55 £65,000 +30.00% 16
Hertfordshire -17 23 £72,500 +20.83% 11
Bedfordshire +18 9 £80,000 +82.86%
Essex +6 3 £59,500 +25.26% 4
GCP
England

For the 6 months to 16 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 of England region with a requirement for GCP.

1 76 (88.37%) AWS
2 50 (58.14%) Python
3 46 (53.49%) Azure
4 38 (44.19%) Kubernetes
5 36 (41.86%) Docker
6 35 (40.70%) Agile Software Development
7 34 (39.53%) Software Engineering
8 30 (34.88%) Java
9 24 (27.91%) Google
10 22 (25.58%) JavaScript
10 22 (25.58%) DevOps
11 19 (22.09%) Machine Learning
12 18 (20.93%) REST
13 17 (19.77%) GitLab
13 17 (19.77%) Linux
14 15 (17.44%) Artificial Intelligence
14 15 (17.44%) Test Automation
15 14 (16.28%) Continuous Integration
15 14 (16.28%) BigQuery
15 14 (16.28%) React
15 14 (16.28%) Scrum
15 14 (16.28%) E-Commerce
15 14 (16.28%) SQL
16 13 (15.12%) Cloud Computing
16 13 (15.12%) Git (software)
17 12 (13.95%) Node.js
17 12 (13.95%) Go
17 12 (13.95%) C#
17 12 (13.95%) JIRA
18 11 (12.79%) Elasticsearch

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 (12.79%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (8.14%) Confluence
3 4 (4.65%) Apache Airflow
3 4 (4.65%) Apache Spark
4 3 (3.49%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 3 (3.49%) MS Exchange
5 2 (2.33%) nginx
6 1 (1.16%) Apache
6 1 (1.16%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (3.49%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.16%) Sketch
2 1 (1.16%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 3 (3.49%) Magento
2 2 (2.33%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 76 (88.37%) AWS
2 46 (53.49%) Azure
3 13 (15.12%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (5.81%) Microsoft 365
5 4 (4.65%) AWS CloudFormation
5 4 (4.65%) Google Data Studio
5 4 (4.65%) Power Platform
5 4 (4.65%) SaaS
5 4 (4.65%) Serverless
6 3 (3.49%) AWS CodePipeline
6 3 (3.49%) Azure Sentinel
6 3 (3.49%) Cloud Functions
6 3 (3.49%) Firebase
7 2 (2.33%) Amazon S3
7 2 (2.33%) GitHub
8 1 (1.16%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (1.16%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (1.16%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (1.16%) Datadog
8 1 (1.16%) Google Workspace
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.81%) Firewall
2 4 (4.65%) 802.11
2 4 (4.65%) RFID
2 4 (4.65%) TCP/IP
2 4 (4.65%) Wireless
3 3 (3.49%) DNS
3 3 (3.49%) Internet
4 1 (1.16%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.16%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (16.28%) BigQuery
2 10 (11.63%) PostgreSQL
3 9 (10.47%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (8.14%) Big Data
4 7 (8.14%) MongoDB
5 6 (6.98%) Redis
6 5 (5.81%) Tableau
7 4 (4.65%) Amazon Redshift
7 4 (4.65%) MySQL
7 4 (4.65%) NoSQL
7 4 (4.65%) Power BI
7 4 (4.65%) QlikView
8 3 (3.49%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 3 (3.49%) Data Lake
8 3 (3.49%) Looker
8 3 (3.49%) Snowflake Schema
8 3 (3.49%) Spotfire
9 2 (2.33%) SQL Server
10 1 (1.16%) BusinessObjects
10 1 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (19.77%) GitLab
2 13 (15.12%) Git (software)
3 12 (13.95%) JIRA
4 11 (12.79%) Jenkins
5 4 (4.65%) Cypress.io
5 4 (4.65%) JMeter
5 4 (4.65%) Postman
5 4 (4.65%) Selenium
6 3 (3.49%) Bitbucket
6 3 (3.49%) TeamCity
7 2 (2.33%) Eclipse
7 2 (2.33%) IntelliJ
7 2 (2.33%) NetBeans
8 1 (1.16%) CircleCI
8 1 (1.16%) Mocha
General
1 9 (10.47%) Retail
2 8 (9.30%) Social Skills
3 6 (6.98%) Law
4 5 (5.81%) Electronics
5 4 (4.65%) Automotive
5 4 (4.65%) Games
5 4 (4.65%) Marketing
6 2 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (2.33%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (1.16%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 19 (22.09%) Developer
2 18 (20.93%) Software Engineer
3 13 (15.12%) Python Engineer
4 11 (12.79%) Cloud Engineer
5 10 (11.63%) DevOps Engineer
6 8 (9.30%) Architect
6 8 (9.30%) Senior Developer
7 7 (8.14%) Data Engineer
7 7 (8.14%) Kubernetes Engineer
7 7 (8.14%) Site Reliability Engineer
7 7 (8.14%) Software Developer
8 6 (6.98%) Senior Software Engineer
9 5 (5.81%) Cloud Software Engineer
9 5 (5.81%) Java Engineer
9 5 (5.81%) Java Software Engineer
9 5 (5.81%) Python Software Engineer
9 5 (5.81%) Technical Architect
10 4 (4.65%) Site Engineer
10 4 (4.65%) Software Test Engineer
10 4 (4.65%) Wireless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (20.93%) REST
2 14 (16.28%) React
3 12 (13.95%) Node.js
4 8 (9.30%) GraphQL
4 8 (9.30%) Next.js
4 8 (9.30%) SOAP
5 6 (6.98%) .NET
5 6 (6.98%) CSS
5 6 (6.98%) HTML
5 6 (6.98%) Kafka
6 5 (5.81%) Vue.js
7 4 (4.65%) 802.1X
7 4 (4.65%) POSIX
7 4 (4.65%) Redux
7 4 (4.65%) Spring
7 4 (4.65%) Spring Boot
7 4 (4.65%) TensorFlow
8 3 (3.49%) Android SDK
8 3 (3.49%) RESTful
8 3 (3.49%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.30%) iPad
2 5 (5.81%) Life Science
3 4 (4.65%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (4.65%) Greenfield Project
3 4 (4.65%) SystemC
4 3 (3.49%) Algorithms
4 3 (3.49%) Robotics
4 3 (3.49%) Security Operations Centre
4 3 (3.49%) User Experience
5 2 (2.33%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.33%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.16%) Cloud Native
6 1 (1.16%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (1.16%) FMCG
6 1 (1.16%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.16%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.16%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 17 (19.77%) Linux
2 5 (5.81%) Android
2 5 (5.81%) Unix
3 3 (3.49%) Mac OS
3 3 (3.49%) Ubuntu
4 2 (2.33%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.16%) Windows
5 1 (1.16%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (40.70%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (39.53%) Software Engineering
3 22 (25.58%) DevOps
4 19 (22.09%) Machine Learning
5 15 (17.44%) Artificial Intelligence
5 15 (17.44%) Test Automation
6 14 (16.28%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (16.28%) E-Commerce
6 14 (16.28%) Scrum
7 11 (12.79%) Continuous Delivery
8 10 (11.63%) Infrastructure as Code
8 10 (11.63%) Microservices
8 10 (11.63%) TDD
9 9 (10.47%) Computer Science
9 9 (10.47%) Mentoring
9 9 (10.47%) Performance Testing
10 8 (9.30%) Analytics
10 8 (9.30%) Pair Programming
10 8 (9.30%) Problem-Solving
10 8 (9.30%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 50 (58.14%) Python
2 30 (34.88%) Java
3 22 (25.58%) JavaScript
4 14 (16.28%) SQL
5 12 (13.95%) C#
5 12 (13.95%) Go
6 9 (10.47%) Bash Shell
6 9 (10.47%) C++
6 9 (10.47%) Kotlin
7 7 (8.14%) TypeScript
8 6 (6.98%) C
9 5 (5.81%) Java 8
10 4 (4.65%) Ruby
10 4 (4.65%) Scala
11 3 (3.49%) PowerShell
12 2 (2.33%) Rust
13 1 (1.16%) Erlang
13 1 (1.16%) ES6
13 1 (1.16%) Groovy
13 1 (1.16%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 9 (10.47%) Degree
2 5 (5.81%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (4.65%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (4.65%) ISTQB
4 3 (3.49%) Numerate Degree
4 3 (3.49%) PhD
5 2 (2.33%) CISSP
6 1 (1.16%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 1 (1.16%) CISA
6 1 (1.16%) CISM
6 1 (1.16%) CSSLP
6 1 (1.16%) GIAC
6 1 (1.16%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.65%) QA
2 2 (2.33%) GDPR
3 1 (1.16%) GRC
3 1 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.16%) NIST
3 1 (1.16%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 36 (41.86%) Docker
2 1 (1.16%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.16%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 38 (44.19%) Kubernetes
2 10 (11.63%) Terraform
3 3 (3.49%) Grafana
3 3 (3.49%) Kibana
3 3 (3.49%) logstash
3 3 (3.49%) Prometheus
3 3 (3.49%) SCCM
4 2 (2.33%) Ansible
5 1 (1.16%) CSIRT
Vendors
1 24 (27.91%) Google
2 3 (3.49%) Adobe
2 3 (3.49%) IBM
2 3 (3.49%) Microsoft
2 3 (3.49%) MuleSoft
3 2 (2.33%) Atlassian
3 2 (2.33%) Oracle
3 2 (2.33%) Splunk
4 1 (1.16%) Cognos
4 1 (1.16%) Elastic Path
4 1 (1.16%) Netezza
4 1 (1.16%) Qualys
4 1 (1.16%) Rapid7
4 1 (1.16%) SaltStack
4 1 (1.16%) Teradata
4 1 (1.16%) Xamarin