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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 2 July 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Cloud Platform (GCP)
England > East of England
6 months to
2 Jul 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 87 100 103
Rank change year-on-year +13 +3 +35
Permanent jobs citing GCP 264 112 98
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 3.52% 2.46% 2.70%
As % of the Cloud Services category 10.31% 7.76% 7.57%
Number of salaries quoted 49 68 73
10th Percentile £32,500 £50,000 £39,375
25th Percentile £40,000 £53,750 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £70,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -7.14% +27.27% -
75th Percentile £76,250 £80,000 £67,500
90th Percentile £85,500 £90,300 £90,000
England median annual salary £80,000 £72,500 £75,000
% change year-on-year +10.34% -3.33% +11.11%

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 2,560 1,444 1,295
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 34.13% 31.69% 35.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1,271 1,050 1,013
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,475 £27,500
25th Percentile £35,000 £37,500 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £52,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year -4.76% +10.53% -5.00%
75th Percentile £65,000 £68,750 £62,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £82,500 £77,500
England median annual salary £61,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +2.50% +4.35% +4.55%

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 2 July 2022.

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 2 July 2022. 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
Jobs
Cambridgeshire -24 86 £71,250 +1.79% 13
Essex +12 73 £81,250 +46.40% 4
Hertfordshire -12 71 £70,000 +27.27% 10
Bedfordshire -9 13 £57,500 -28.13% 2
Suffolk -4 12 £50,000 - 2
Norfolk - 11 £35,000 -
GCP
England

For the 6 months to 2 July 2022, 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.

1 213 (80.68%) AWS
2 199 (75.38%) Python
3 140 (53.03%) Java
4 133 (50.38%) Agile
4 133 (50.38%) DevOps
5 127 (48.11%) JavaScript
6 120 (45.45%) Azure
7 117 (44.32%) Google
8 110 (41.67%) Software Engineering
8 110 (41.67%) Data Science
9 97 (36.74%) CI/CD
10 94 (35.61%) Degree
11 91 (34.47%) Computer Science
12 87 (32.95%) Serverless
13 86 (32.58%) Data Engineering
14 85 (32.20%) React
15 78 (29.55%) AngularJS
15 78 (29.55%) Jenkins
15 78 (29.55%) Life Science
15 78 (29.55%) Git (software)
16 77 (29.17%) Terraform
17 75 (28.41%) Artificial Intelligence
17 75 (28.41%) C#
18 74 (28.03%) CSS
19 72 (27.27%) Mentoring
20 71 (26.89%) TDD
20 71 (26.89%) Continuous Integration
21 67 (25.38%) Computer Science Degree
22 66 (25.00%) Vue.js
22 66 (25.00%) Full Stack Development

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 52 (19.70%) Apache Spark
2 49 (18.56%) Apache
3 9 (3.41%) CMS
3 9 (3.41%) Headless CMS
3 9 (3.41%) nginx
3 9 (3.41%) WordPress
4 5 (1.89%) IIS
4 5 (1.89%) JBoss
4 5 (1.89%) Tomcat
5 4 (1.52%) Documentum
6 2 (0.76%) Apache Airflow
6 2 (0.76%) Moodle
6 2 (0.76%) SugarCRM
6 2 (0.76%) Totara
7 1 (0.38%) Ethereum
7 1 (0.38%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (1.52%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.38%) Refinitiv Enterprise Platform
1 1 (0.38%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 213 (80.68%) AWS
2 120 (45.45%) Azure
3 87 (32.95%) Serverless
4 15 (5.68%) Cloud Functions
5 14 (5.30%) AWS CloudFormation
6 13 (4.92%) SaaS
7 12 (4.55%) Google App Engine
7 12 (4.55%) Google Compute Engine
7 12 (4.55%) PaaS
8 11 (4.17%) Google Kubernetes Engine
9 10 (3.79%) Amazon S3
9 10 (3.79%) Dialogflow
10 9 (3.41%) DigitalOcean
10 9 (3.41%) Heroku
10 9 (3.41%) prismic.io
11 7 (2.65%) AWS Lambda
11 7 (2.65%) Google Analytics
11 7 (2.65%) Microsoft 365
12 6 (2.27%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 6 (2.27%) Azure Sentinel
Communications & Networking
1 28 (10.61%) Internet
2 21 (7.95%) Firewall
3 15 (5.68%) Wireless
4 7 (2.65%) TCP/IP
5 4 (1.52%) Broadband
5 4 (1.52%) DNS
5 4 (1.52%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (1.14%) LAN
6 3 (1.14%) VPN
6 3 (1.14%) WAN
7 2 (0.76%) Kerberos
7 2 (0.76%) Network Security
8 1 (0.38%) HTTP
8 1 (0.38%) IPv4
8 1 (0.38%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (23.11%) Big Data
2 48 (18.18%) Elasticsearch
3 30 (11.36%) Data Warehouse
3 30 (11.36%) Relational Database
4 28 (10.61%) ClickHouse
4 28 (10.61%) Tableau
5 22 (8.33%) BigQuery
6 21 (7.95%) PostgreSQL
7 17 (6.44%) Oracle ODI
8 16 (6.06%) MySQL
9 10 (3.79%) Cloud Spanner
10 9 (3.41%) MariaDB
10 9 (3.41%) OLAP
11 7 (2.65%) Apache Hive
11 7 (2.65%) Data Lake
11 7 (2.65%) Data Vault
11 7 (2.65%) OLTP
12 5 (1.89%) MongoDB
12 5 (1.89%) SQL Server
13 4 (1.52%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 78 (29.55%) Git (software)
1 78 (29.55%) Jenkins
2 54 (20.45%) JIRA
3 22 (8.33%) GitLab
4 11 (4.17%) Gradle
4 11 (4.17%) JUnit
4 11 (4.17%) Maven
4 11 (4.17%) Mockito
5 8 (3.03%) CircleCI
5 8 (3.03%) Spinnaker
5 8 (3.03%) Subversion
6 3 (1.14%) Mercurial
6 3 (1.14%) MSI
6 3 (1.14%) webpack
7 2 (0.76%) Gerrit
7 2 (0.76%) Grunt
7 2 (0.76%) gulp
8 1 (0.38%) git-flow
8 1 (0.38%) rollup.js
8 1 (0.38%) Travis CI
General
1 49 (18.56%) Finance
2 40 (15.15%) Manufacturing
3 37 (14.02%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 36 (13.64%) Social Skills
5 21 (7.95%) Law
6 16 (6.06%) Electronics
7 15 (5.68%) Analytical Skills
8 11 (4.17%) Pharmaceutical
9 9 (3.41%) Marketing
10 6 (2.27%) Retail
11 5 (1.89%) Publishing
12 4 (1.52%) Influencing Skills
13 3 (1.14%) Advertising
13 3 (1.14%) Documentation Skills
13 3 (1.14%) Telecoms
14 2 (0.76%) Legal
15 1 (0.38%) Aerospace
15 1 (0.38%) Automotive
15 1 (0.38%) Games
15 1 (0.38%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 45 (17.05%) Principal Engineer
1 45 (17.05%) Software Engineer
2 41 (15.53%) Cloud Engineer
2 41 (15.53%) Developer
3 25 (9.47%) Data Engineer
3 25 (9.47%) DevOps Engineer
4 24 (9.09%) Graduate
5 23 (8.71%) Graduate Cloud Engineer
6 20 (7.58%) Technical Leader
7 16 (6.06%) Software Developer
8 15 (5.68%) Cloud Software Engineer
8 15 (5.68%) Graduate Software Engineer
8 15 (5.68%) Principal Software Engineer
9 12 (4.55%) GCP Engineer
10 11 (4.17%) Analyst
10 11 (4.17%) Java Engineer
11 10 (3.79%) AWS Engineer
11 10 (3.79%) Senior DevOps
11 10 (3.79%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 9 (3.41%) AWS DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (32.20%) React
2 78 (29.55%) AngularJS
3 74 (28.03%) CSS
4 66 (25.00%) Vue.js
5 64 (24.24%) HTML
6 55 (20.83%) HTML5
7 50 (18.94%) CSS3
7 50 (18.94%) WinForms
7 50 (18.94%) WPF
8 31 (11.74%) GraphQL
9 25 (9.47%) Node.js
10 23 (8.71%) .NET
10 23 (8.71%) Play Framework
11 22 (8.33%) Kafka
12 16 (6.06%) Spring
13 15 (5.68%) .NET Core
14 13 (4.92%) RESTful
15 11 (4.17%) Elastic Stack
15 11 (4.17%) JPA
15 11 (4.17%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 78 (29.55%) Life Science
2 61 (23.11%) Algorithms
2 61 (23.11%) Data Structures
3 32 (12.12%) Blog
4 31 (11.74%) User Experience
5 22 (8.33%) Public Cloud
6 21 (7.95%) Cloud Native
7 17 (6.44%) IoT
8 16 (6.06%) Smart Home
9 15 (5.68%) Smartphone
10 12 (4.55%) Self-Motivation
11 11 (4.17%) Management Information System
12 10 (3.79%) Legacy Applications
13 8 (3.03%) Virtual Team
14 7 (2.65%) Cyberattack
15 5 (1.89%) Cyber Defence
15 5 (1.89%) Cyberthreat
15 5 (1.89%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
15 5 (1.89%) Linux Command Line
15 5 (1.89%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 51 (19.32%) Linux
2 24 (9.09%) Windows
3 14 (5.30%) Unix
4 9 (3.41%) Windows Server
5 3 (1.14%) Windows 10
6 2 (0.76%) Android
6 2 (0.76%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.38%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (50.38%) Agile
1 133 (50.38%) DevOps
2 110 (41.67%) Data Science
2 110 (41.67%) Software Engineering
3 97 (36.74%) CI/CD
4 91 (34.47%) Computer Science
5 86 (32.58%) Data Engineering
6 75 (28.41%) Artificial Intelligence
7 72 (27.27%) Mentoring
8 71 (26.89%) Continuous Integration
8 71 (26.89%) TDD
9 66 (25.00%) Full Stack Development
10 59 (22.35%) Natural Language Processing
11 54 (20.45%) Software Testing
12 53 (20.08%) Analytics
12 53 (20.08%) ETL
13 52 (19.70%) Continuous Deployment
14 50 (18.94%) Information Retrieval
14 50 (18.94%) Risk Management
14 50 (18.94%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 199 (75.38%) Python
2 140 (53.03%) Java
3 127 (48.11%) JavaScript
4 75 (28.41%) C#
5 57 (21.59%) SQL
6 51 (19.32%) C++
7 50 (18.94%) C
7 50 (18.94%) Objective-C
8 45 (17.05%) Scala
9 28 (10.61%) TypeScript
10 26 (9.85%) Go
11 16 (6.06%) Ruby
12 12 (4.55%) Shell Script
13 11 (4.17%) PHP
14 7 (2.65%) Bash
14 7 (2.65%) R
15 5 (1.89%) T-SQL
16 4 (1.52%) PowerShell
16 4 (1.52%) VBA
17 3 (1.14%) Kotlin
Qualifications
1 94 (35.61%) Degree
2 67 (25.38%) Computer Science Degree
3 11 (4.17%) PhD
4 9 (3.41%) Security Cleared
5 5 (1.89%) CISSP
6 4 (1.52%) DV Cleared
6 4 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (1.52%) Numerate Degree
7 3 (1.14%) GCIH
8 2 (0.76%) CISA
8 2 (0.76%) CISM
8 2 (0.76%) GIAC
9 1 (0.38%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 62 (23.48%) Accessibility
2 5 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.52%) Cyber Essentials
3 4 (1.52%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 4 (1.52%) GDPR
4 3 (1.14%) SLA
5 2 (0.76%) QA
6 1 (0.38%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.38%) DICOM
6 1 (0.38%) IEC 62304
6 1 (0.38%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 44 (16.67%) Docker
2 6 (2.27%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (1.52%) Active Directory
4 3 (1.14%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 77 (29.17%) Terraform
2 55 (20.83%) Kubernetes
3 34 (12.88%) Ansible
4 17 (6.44%) Puppet
5 12 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
6 10 (3.79%) Prometheus
7 8 (3.03%) CSIRT
8 6 (2.27%) Grafana
9 3 (1.14%) Istio
9 3 (1.14%) Packer
10 2 (0.76%) Control-M
10 2 (0.76%) Rundeck
11 1 (0.38%) Kibana
Vendors
1 117 (44.32%) Google
2 21 (7.95%) Microsoft
3 20 (7.58%) Oracle
4 17 (6.44%) MuleSoft
4 17 (6.44%) Splunk
5 8 (3.03%) Citrix
6 6 (2.27%) Cisco
7 5 (1.89%) Databricks
7 5 (1.89%) Netlify
8 4 (1.52%) SAP
9 3 (1.14%) Adobe
9 3 (1.14%) CrowdStrike
9 3 (1.14%) FireEye
9 3 (1.14%) PagerDuty
9 3 (1.14%) TOWER Software
9 3 (1.14%) VMware
10 2 (0.76%) BT
10 2 (0.76%) CheckPoint
10 2 (0.76%) Ensighten
10 2 (0.76%) Salesforce.com