Period
to 20 November 2019

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 20 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Cloud Platform (GCP)
England > East of England
6 months to
20 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 97 197 302
Rank change year-on-year +100 +105 +28
Permanent jobs citing GCP 194 140 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 2.86% 1.37% 0.51%
As % of the Cloud Services category 9.31% 5.72% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 139 110 61
East of England median annual salary £55,000 £57,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.35% -4.17% +33.33%
10th Percentile £37,500 £42,375 £42,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £77,500 £82,500
England median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £63,000
% change year-on-year +3.70% +7.14% +9.57%

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 2,083 2,448 2,076
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 30.69% 23.99% 17.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1,545 1,846 1,701
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £76,150 £72,500 £71,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +1.94%

GCP
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing GCP as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GCP in the East of England over the 6 months to 20 November 2019.

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 20 November 2019. 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
Hertfordshire +32 86 £57,500 - 13
Cambridgeshire +64 54 £55,000 +41.94% 15
Bedfordshire +26 19 £60,000 -14.59% 1
Norfolk +13 17 £40,000 - 3
Suffolk +20 15 £45,000 -28.00% 6
Essex - 3 £47,500 -
GCP
England

For the 6 months to 20 November 2019, 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.

1 150 (77.32%) AWS
2 126 (64.95%) Google
3 110 (56.70%) Azure
4 80 (41.24%) DevOps
5 78 (40.21%) Python
6 73 (37.63%) Git (software)
7 71 (36.60%) Linux
7 71 (36.60%) Microservices
8 67 (34.54%) Kubernetes
9 65 (33.51%) Docker
10 59 (30.41%) Java
11 58 (29.90%) Continuous Integration
12 57 (29.38%) Agile Software Development
13 49 (25.26%) Scrum
14 48 (24.74%) Software Engineering
15 44 (22.68%) Puppet
15 44 (22.68%) NoSQL
16 41 (21.13%) Jenkins
16 41 (21.13%) TCP/IP
17 40 (20.62%) React
18 37 (19.07%) Analytical Skills
18 37 (19.07%) SQL
18 37 (19.07%) Ruby
19 36 (18.56%) Bash Shell
20 35 (18.04%) Kafka
20 35 (18.04%) .NET
21 33 (17.01%) TDD
21 33 (17.01%) OpenStack
22 32 (16.49%) Continuous Delivery
22 32 (16.49%) OO

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 33 (17.01%) OpenStack
2 27 (13.92%) nginx
3 22 (11.34%) Elasticsearch
4 13 (6.70%) Tomcat
5 8 (4.12%) Apache Spark
6 7 (3.61%) Apache
6 7 (3.61%) Cloud Foundry
6 7 (3.61%) CloudStack
7 5 (2.58%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 5 (2.58%) CoreMedia CMS
7 5 (2.58%) WebSphere
8 2 (1.03%) JBoss
9 1 (0.52%) Apache Airflow
9 1 (0.52%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.52%) Confluence
9 1 (0.52%) Luigi
Applications
1 4 (2.06%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (2.58%) Magento
1 5 (2.58%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (0.52%) Fredhopper
Cloud Services
1 150 (77.32%) AWS
2 110 (56.70%) Azure
3 29 (14.95%) SaaS
4 18 (9.28%) Amazon ECS
4 18 (9.28%) IBM Cloud
5 13 (6.70%) PaaS
6 10 (5.15%) Serverless
7 9 (4.64%) AWS IoT
8 8 (4.12%) OpenShift
8 8 (4.12%) Stackdriver
9 7 (3.61%) AWS CloudFormation
9 7 (3.61%) DigitalOcean
9 7 (3.61%) Heroku
9 7 (3.61%) IaaS
10 6 (3.09%) Cloud Computing
10 6 (3.09%) GitHub
11 5 (2.58%) Amazon EC2
11 5 (2.58%) Google App Engine
12 4 (2.06%) Amazon S3
12 4 (2.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 41 (21.13%) TCP/IP
2 29 (14.95%) Firewall
3 19 (9.79%) DNS
4 17 (8.76%) Wi-Fi
5 13 (6.70%) HTTPS
6 11 (5.67%) VPN
7 7 (3.61%) Internet
8 6 (3.09%) SSL
9 5 (2.58%) HTTP
10 3 (1.55%) Cisco Nexus
11 2 (1.03%) BGP
11 2 (1.03%) Broadband
11 2 (1.03%) Intrusion Detection
11 2 (1.03%) OSPF
11 2 (1.03%) VLAN
11 2 (1.03%) Wireshark
12 1 (0.52%) LAN
12 1 (0.52%) WAN
12 1 (0.52%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (22.68%) NoSQL
2 25 (12.89%) Apache Cassandra
2 25 (12.89%) MongoDB
3 22 (11.34%) SQL Server
4 19 (9.79%) MySQL
5 15 (7.73%) Big Data
6 14 (7.22%) PostgreSQL
7 11 (5.67%) BigQuery
8 8 (4.12%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (3.61%) Relational Database
10 2 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.52%) Amazon Athena
11 1 (0.52%) Amazon RDS
11 1 (0.52%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 73 (37.63%) Git (software)
2 41 (21.13%) Jenkins
3 31 (15.98%) Artifactory
3 31 (15.98%) Sonatype Nexus
4 16 (8.25%) JIRA
5 13 (6.70%) git-flow
6 11 (5.67%) Bitbucket
7 9 (4.64%) Subversion
7 9 (4.64%) Team Foundation Server
8 8 (4.12%) GitLab
9 6 (3.09%) JUnit
10 5 (2.58%) Mockito
11 4 (2.06%) webpack
12 3 (1.55%) IntelliJ
13 2 (1.03%) Selenium
13 2 (1.03%) TeamCity
14 1 (0.52%) Cucumber
14 1 (0.52%) SpecFlow
14 1 (0.52%) Visual Studio
14 1 (0.52%) WebDriver
General
1 14 (7.22%) Telecoms
2 9 (4.64%) Games
3 7 (3.61%) Retail
4 5 (2.58%) Electronics
5 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.52%) Marketing
5 1 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 72 (37.11%) Developer
2 39 (20.10%) DevOps Engineer
3 32 (16.49%) Senior Developer
4 30 (15.46%) Software Engineer
5 29 (14.95%) Architect
6 19 (9.79%) Java Developer
6 19 (9.79%) Software Developer
7 16 (8.25%) Senior Software Developer
8 12 (6.19%) C# Software Engineer
8 12 (6.19%) Senior Java Developer
9 11 (5.67%) .NET Software Engineer
9 11 (5.67%) Java Engineer
9 11 (5.67%) Java Software Engineer
9 11 (5.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
9 11 (5.67%) Linux Engineer
9 11 (5.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
9 11 (5.67%) Platform Architect
10 10 (5.15%) .NET Developer
10 10 (5.15%) Senior Software Engineer
11 9 (4.64%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (20.62%) React
2 35 (18.04%) .NET
2 35 (18.04%) Kafka
3 31 (15.98%) Spring
4 30 (15.46%) AngularJS
5 28 (14.43%) Web Services
6 26 (13.40%) Node.js
7 21 (10.82%) Spring Boot
8 20 (10.31%) Java EE
8 20 (10.31%) Laravel
8 20 (10.31%) RESTful
9 15 (7.73%) NumPy
10 14 (7.22%) Elastic Stack
10 14 (7.22%) REST
10 14 (7.22%) SciPy
11 13 (6.70%) LEMP Stack
12 12 (6.19%) Vue.js
13 11 (5.67%) Redux
14 10 (5.15%) ASP.NET
14 10 (5.15%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 37 (19.07%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (6.70%) Enterprise Cloud
2 13 (6.70%) Self-Motivation
3 8 (4.12%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (4.12%) Renewable Energy
4 7 (3.61%) Mobile App
5 6 (3.09%) User Experience
6 5 (2.58%) Management Information System
6 5 (2.58%) Replication
7 3 (1.55%) Algorithms
7 3 (1.55%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (1.03%) Cyber Kill Chain
8 2 (1.03%) Cyberattack
8 2 (1.03%) Cybercrime
8 2 (1.03%) Data Centre
9 1 (0.52%) Online Games
9 1 (0.52%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.52%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.52%) Robotics
9 1 (0.52%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 71 (36.60%) Linux
2 21 (10.82%) CentOS
3 14 (7.22%) Ubuntu
4 10 (5.15%) Android
4 10 (5.15%) Apple iOS
5 7 (3.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 7 (3.61%) Unix
5 7 (3.61%) Windows
6 6 (3.09%) Debian
7 1 (0.52%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (41.24%) DevOps
2 71 (36.60%) Microservices
3 58 (29.90%) Continuous Integration
4 57 (29.38%) Agile Software Development
5 49 (25.26%) Scrum
6 48 (24.74%) Software Engineering
7 33 (17.01%) TDD
8 32 (16.49%) Continuous Delivery
8 32 (16.49%) OO
9 29 (14.95%) Mentoring
10 28 (14.43%) Kanban
11 25 (12.89%) Configuration Management
12 24 (12.37%) E-Commerce
13 23 (11.86%) Test Automation
14 22 (11.34%) Performance Tuning
15 20 (10.31%) Performance Measurement
16 19 (9.79%) OOD
16 19 (9.79%) OOP
17 18 (9.28%) Data Architecture
18 17 (8.76%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 78 (40.21%) Python
2 59 (30.41%) Java
3 37 (19.07%) Ruby
3 37 (19.07%) SQL
4 36 (18.56%) Bash Shell
5 28 (14.43%) Perl
6 27 (13.92%) C
7 26 (13.40%) C#
8 24 (12.37%) JavaScript
9 22 (11.34%) PHP
10 10 (5.15%) PowerShell
11 8 (4.12%) Go
11 8 (4.12%) Java 8
12 4 (2.06%) TypeScript
13 3 (1.55%) C++
14 2 (1.03%) ES6
14 2 (1.03%) Scala
15 1 (0.52%) Julia
15 1 (0.52%) R
Qualifications
1 21 (10.82%) Degree
2 11 (5.67%) CCNA
2 11 (5.67%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (5.15%) Computer Science Degree
4 8 (4.12%) CISSP
4 8 (4.12%) CompTIA Security+
4 8 (4.12%) GIAC
4 8 (4.12%) Linux+ Certification
4 8 (4.12%) MCSE
4 8 (4.12%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (4.12%) Network+ Certification
4 8 (4.12%) SANS
4 8 (4.12%) SSCP
5 4 (2.06%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.03%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.03%) GCFA
6 2 (1.03%) GCIH
6 2 (1.03%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.52%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (12.89%) QA
2 2 (1.03%) Cyber Essentials
2 2 (1.03%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 2 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 65 (33.51%) Docker
2 13 (6.70%) Firmware
3 4 (2.06%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.03%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.03%) Snort
4 2 (1.03%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.52%) Slurm Workload Manager
Systems Management
1 67 (34.54%) Kubernetes
2 44 (22.68%) Puppet
3 26 (13.40%) Ansible
4 23 (11.86%) Opscode Chef
5 16 (8.25%) Terraform
6 14 (7.22%) Kibana
6 14 (7.22%) logstash
7 7 (3.61%) Packer
8 6 (3.09%) HAProxy
9 3 (1.55%) Nagios
9 3 (1.55%) Prometheus
10 2 (1.03%) EnCase
10 2 (1.03%) FTK
10 2 (1.03%) Host Intrusion Detection System
11 1 (0.52%) Istio
11 1 (0.52%) Opsgenie
11 1 (0.52%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 126 (64.95%) Google
2 23 (11.86%) IBM
3 14 (7.22%) Percona
4 12 (6.19%) Salesforce.com
5 11 (5.67%) SAP
5 11 (5.67%) SolarWinds
6 8 (4.12%) New Relic
7 7 (3.61%) Rackspace
8 6 (3.09%) Adobe
8 6 (3.09%) Microsoft
9 5 (2.58%) Elastic Path
9 5 (2.58%) hybris
9 5 (2.58%) Oracle
10 4 (2.06%) F5
10 4 (2.06%) Splunk
11 3 (1.55%) Juniper
12 2 (1.03%) FireEye
12 2 (1.03%) MuleSoft
12 2 (1.03%) Tableau
12 2 (1.03%) VMware