Period
to 16 October 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 October 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 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 106 96 115
Rank change year-on-year -10 +19 +104
Permanent jobs citing GCP 139 33 183
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 2.54% 1.84% 2.65%
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.92% 4.51% 8.71%
Number of salaries quoted 69 26 133
10th Percentile " £32,250 £35,250
25th Percentile £50,000 £40,688 £43,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% -4.55% -4.35%
75th Percentile £76,250 £71,875 £66,250
90th Percentile £91,000 £96,250 £75,000
England median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - +7.69%

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 1,754 732 2,100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 32.10% 40.87% 30.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1,209 605 1,588
10th Percentile £25,994 £28,700 £27,500
25th Percentile £34,000 £37,500 £36,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £48,000 £47,500 £48,750
Median % change year-on-year +1.05% -2.56% -2.50%
75th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £61,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £92,750 £75,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - +9.09% -

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 October 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 October 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 -32 45 £67,500 +3.85% 19
Hertfordshire -47 39 £55,000 +10.00% 19
Bedfordshire +7 25 £80,000 +14.29% 2
Suffolk 0 16 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Essex +2 13 £52,500 -44.74% 1
Norfolk - 1 £55,000 - 1
GCP
England

For the 6 months to 16 October 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.

1 108 (77.70%) AWS
2 82 (58.99%) Azure
3 54 (38.85%) Agile Software Development
4 52 (37.41%) Google
5 50 (35.97%) DevOps
6 47 (33.81%) SQL
7 42 (30.22%) Python
8 41 (29.50%) Java
9 38 (27.34%) Kubernetes
10 34 (24.46%) Docker
11 32 (23.02%) React
11 32 (23.02%) E-Commerce
12 31 (22.30%) JavaScript
12 31 (22.30%) Software Engineering
12 31 (22.30%) Git (software)
13 28 (20.14%) Analytics
14 27 (19.42%) Kotlin
14 27 (19.42%) Social Skills
15 26 (18.71%) Problem-Solving
15 26 (18.71%) Analytical Skills
15 26 (18.71%) Web Development
16 25 (17.99%) Android
16 25 (17.99%) Continuous Delivery
16 25 (17.99%) Jenkins
17 24 (17.27%) PostgreSQL
18 23 (16.55%) C#
18 23 (16.55%) Big Data
18 23 (16.55%) SDLC
18 23 (16.55%) GitLab
19 22 (15.83%) Linux

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 15 (10.79%) Apache Spark
2 12 (8.63%) Apache
3 11 (7.91%) IIS
4 9 (6.47%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 9 (6.47%) Tomcat
5 8 (5.76%) SAS
6 4 (2.88%) nginx
7 3 (2.16%) Apache Solr
7 3 (2.16%) CMS
7 3 (2.16%) WordPress
8 2 (1.44%) Apache Airflow
8 2 (1.44%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.72%) Drupal
9 1 (0.72%) IBM Domino
9 1 (0.72%) OpenStack
Applications
1 8 (5.76%) Microsoft Excel
1 8 (5.76%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 9 (6.47%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 108 (77.70%) AWS
2 82 (58.99%) Azure
3 15 (10.79%) DigitalOcean
4 14 (10.07%) Serverless
5 12 (8.63%) GitHub
6 10 (7.19%) Power Platform
7 8 (5.76%) Firebase
8 7 (5.04%) Amazon EMR
9 6 (4.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 6 (4.32%) Amazon S3
10 5 (3.60%) Amazon SQS
10 5 (3.60%) PowerApps
10 5 (3.60%) SaaS
10 5 (3.60%) Snowflake
11 4 (2.88%) Azure Data Factory
11 4 (2.88%) Azure Event Grid
11 4 (2.88%) Azure Functions
11 4 (2.88%) Cloud Functions
11 4 (2.88%) Cloudflare
11 4 (2.88%) Google Data Studio
Communications & Networking
1 11 (7.91%) DNS
2 4 (2.88%) Firewall
2 4 (2.88%) Internet
3 2 (1.44%) 802.11
3 2 (1.44%) LAN
3 2 (1.44%) Network Security
3 2 (1.44%) RFID
3 2 (1.44%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.44%) WAN
3 2 (1.44%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (17.27%) PostgreSQL
2 23 (16.55%) Big Data
3 19 (13.67%) BigQuery
4 17 (12.23%) MongoDB
4 17 (12.23%) Redis
5 16 (11.51%) Data Warehouse
5 16 (11.51%) MySQL
6 14 (10.07%) SQL Server
7 13 (9.35%) Tableau
8 10 (7.19%) Power BI
8 10 (7.19%) Star Schema
9 8 (5.76%) Amazon Redshift
10 7 (5.04%) Relational Database
11 6 (4.32%) Oracle ODI
12 5 (3.60%) Amazon Aurora
12 5 (3.60%) Apache Hive
12 5 (3.60%) Data Lake
12 5 (3.60%) Electronic Patient Records
12 5 (3.60%) Looker
12 5 (3.60%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 31 (22.30%) Git (software)
2 25 (17.99%) Jenkins
3 23 (16.55%) GitLab
4 11 (7.91%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (5.76%) Mocha
6 5 (3.60%) JIRA
6 5 (3.60%) Sonatype Nexus
7 4 (2.88%) Bitbucket
8 3 (2.16%) Cypress.io
8 3 (2.16%) JMeter
8 3 (2.16%) Postman
8 3 (2.16%) Selenium
9 1 (0.72%) RStudio
General
1 27 (19.42%) Social Skills
2 26 (18.71%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (15.83%) Games
4 20 (14.39%) Marketing
5 15 (10.79%) Law
5 15 (10.79%) Organisational Skills
6 12 (8.63%) Finance
6 12 (8.63%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 12 (8.63%) Manufacturing
6 12 (8.63%) Presentation Skills
7 11 (7.91%) Influencing Skills
7 11 (7.91%) Retail
8 9 (6.47%) Publishing
9 6 (4.32%) Electronics
10 3 (2.16%) Public Sector
10 3 (2.16%) Telecoms
11 2 (1.44%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.72%) Advertising
12 1 (0.72%) Documentation Skills
12 1 (0.72%) Legal
Job Titles
1 54 (38.85%) Developer
2 22 (15.83%) Senior Developer
3 21 (15.11%) Java Developer
4 19 (13.67%) Architect
5 12 (8.63%) Analyst
6 11 (7.91%) DevOps Engineer
6 11 (7.91%) Software Engineer
7 10 (7.19%) Java Engineer
7 10 (7.19%) Java Software Engineer
8 9 (6.47%) Data Engineer
8 9 (6.47%) Digital Architect
8 9 (6.47%) Lead Architect
8 9 (6.47%) Linux Engineer
8 9 (6.47%) Technical Analyst
9 8 (5.76%) E-Commerce Developer
9 8 (5.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 6 (4.32%) Automation Engineer
10 6 (4.32%) DevOps Automation Engineer
10 6 (4.32%) Full Stack Developer
10 6 (4.32%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (23.02%) React
2 20 (14.39%) .NET
2 20 (14.39%) REST
2 20 (14.39%) RESTful
3 19 (13.67%) Web Services
4 17 (12.23%) HTML
5 13 (9.35%) Next.js
6 12 (8.63%) CSS
6 12 (8.63%) Node.js
7 10 (7.19%) Kafka
8 9 (6.47%) Spring
8 9 (6.47%) Spring Boot
9 8 (5.76%) CSS3
9 8 (5.76%) HTML5
9 8 (5.76%) Jest
9 8 (5.76%) Redux
10 6 (4.32%) Elastic Stack
11 4 (2.88%) Android Jetpack
11 4 (2.88%) Android SDK
11 4 (2.88%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 19 (13.67%) Life Science
2 13 (9.35%) Management Information System
3 9 (6.47%) Greenfield Project
4 8 (5.76%) Data Structures
4 8 (5.76%) iPad
5 7 (5.04%) Mobile App
6 6 (4.32%) Algorithms
7 5 (3.60%) Robotics
7 5 (3.60%) Social Media
7 5 (3.60%) Virtual Team
8 2 (1.44%) Private Cloud
8 2 (1.44%) Public Cloud
8 2 (1.44%) SystemC
8 2 (1.44%) User Experience
9 1 (0.72%) Cloud Native
9 1 (0.72%) CUDA
9 1 (0.72%) Cyber Defence
9 1 (0.72%) NHS
9 1 (0.72%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 25 (17.99%) Android
2 22 (15.83%) Linux
3 21 (15.11%) Apple iOS
4 14 (10.07%) Windows
5 12 (8.63%) Unix
6 9 (6.47%) CentOS
7 2 (1.44%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.72%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (38.85%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (35.97%) DevOps
3 32 (23.02%) E-Commerce
4 31 (22.30%) Software Engineering
5 28 (20.14%) Analytics
6 26 (18.71%) Problem-Solving
6 26 (18.71%) Web Development
7 25 (17.99%) Continuous Delivery
8 23 (16.55%) SDLC
9 21 (15.11%) Microservices
10 20 (14.39%) Scrum
11 18 (12.95%) Continuous Integration
12 17 (12.23%) Android Development
12 17 (12.23%) iOS Development
12 17 (12.23%) Visualisation
13 16 (11.51%) ETL
13 16 (11.51%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 16 (11.51%) Pair Programming
13 16 (11.51%) Root Cause Analysis
14 15 (10.79%) Artificial Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 47 (33.81%) SQL
2 42 (30.22%) Python
3 41 (29.50%) Java
4 31 (22.30%) JavaScript
5 27 (19.42%) Kotlin
6 23 (16.55%) C#
7 18 (12.95%) PHP
8 12 (8.63%) TypeScript
9 11 (7.91%) PowerShell
10 9 (6.47%) Java 8
11 8 (5.76%) VBA
12 7 (5.04%) Bash Shell
13 6 (4.32%) Java 11
14 5 (3.60%) C
14 5 (3.60%) Groovy
15 4 (2.88%) T-SQL
16 3 (2.16%) VB.NET
17 2 (1.44%) Go
17 2 (1.44%) Ruby
18 1 (0.72%) Julia
Qualifications
1 11 (7.91%) SC Cleared
1 11 (7.91%) Security Cleared
2 7 (5.04%) Degree
3 5 (3.60%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (2.88%) PhD
5 3 (2.16%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.44%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 2 (1.44%) CISSP
6 2 (1.44%) CSSLP
6 2 (1.44%) ISSAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.32%) QA
2 3 (2.16%) Accessibility
3 2 (1.44%) GDPR
3 2 (1.44%) GRC
3 2 (1.44%) NIST
3 2 (1.44%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 34 (24.46%) Docker
2 9 (6.47%) NFS
2 9 (6.47%) vSphere
3 3 (2.16%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.44%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (1.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 38 (27.34%) Kubernetes
2 11 (7.91%) Opscode Chef
2 11 (7.91%) Puppet
3 10 (7.19%) Ansible
4 9 (6.47%) HAProxy
4 9 (6.47%) Salt
4 9 (6.47%) Terraform
5 6 (4.32%) Grafana
6 5 (3.60%) Prometheus
7 3 (2.16%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.72%) Consul
8 1 (0.72%) Nagios
8 1 (0.72%) Packer
8 1 (0.72%) Rancher
8 1 (0.72%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 52 (37.41%) Google
2 15 (10.79%) MuleSoft
3 11 (7.91%) Oracle
3 11 (7.91%) SAP
3 11 (7.91%) VMware
4 10 (7.19%) Adobe
5 9 (6.47%) Red Hat
5 9 (6.47%) SolarWinds
6 8 (5.76%) Elastic Path
7 7 (5.04%) Microsoft
8 5 (3.60%) Alibaba
8 5 (3.60%) Facebook
8 5 (3.60%) MicroStrategy
8 5 (3.60%) Splunk
8 5 (3.60%) Talend
9 3 (2.16%) Rackspace
10 2 (1.44%) Cloudera
10 2 (1.44%) Databricks
10 2 (1.44%) Informatica
10 2 (1.44%) Intel