Period
to 27 January 2022

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

Google Cloud Platform (GCP)
England > East of England
6 months to
27 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 118 92 101
Rank change year-on-year -26 +9 +70
Permanent jobs citing GCP 146 62 183
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 2.45% 2.50% 3.02%
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.40% 6.55% 9.44%
Number of salaries quoted 49 59 131
10th Percentile £40,150 £37,500 £37,500
25th Percentile £50,000 £44,375 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -8.70% +4.55% -4.35%
75th Percentile £67,500 £75,000 £71,250
90th Percentile £80,250 £90,250 £80,000
England median annual salary £77,500 £70,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year +10.71% -6.67% +7.14%

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 1,973 947 1,939
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 33.17% 38.17% 32.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1,201 775 1,436
10th Percentile £25,500 £27,500 £28,500
25th Percentile £32,750 £36,250 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% -
75th Percentile £65,000 £65,000 £63,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £80,000 £78,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +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 27 January 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 27 January 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 -49 52 £65,000 +13.04% 19
Hertfordshire -53 39 £70,000 +44.33% 22
Essex - 22 £61,250 - 5
Bedfordshire +1 19 £42,500 -26.09% 3
Suffolk - 14 £50,000 - 1
GCP
England

For the 6 months to 27 January 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.

1 113 (77.40%) AWS
2 69 (47.26%) Azure
3 63 (43.15%) SQL
4 62 (42.47%) Google
5 53 (36.30%) Python
6 51 (34.93%) DevOps
7 48 (32.88%) Agile Software Development
8 45 (30.82%) Analytics
9 41 (28.08%) Java
10 40 (27.40%) React
10 40 (27.40%) Data Science
10 40 (27.40%) CI/CD
11 38 (26.03%) Kubernetes
11 38 (26.03%) Big Data
12 36 (24.66%) Social Skills
13 34 (23.29%) Jenkins
13 34 (23.29%) Oracle
14 33 (22.60%) Problem-Solving
15 32 (21.92%) Docker
15 32 (21.92%) JavaScript
15 32 (21.92%) Software Engineering
16 31 (21.23%) Data Engineering
17 30 (20.55%) Analytical Skills
17 30 (20.55%) C#
18 29 (19.86%) Life Science
18 29 (19.86%) Terraform
19 28 (19.18%) Games
20 27 (18.49%) Git (software)
21 26 (17.81%) Artificial Intelligence
22 25 (17.12%) ETL

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 22 (15.07%) Apache Spark
2 14 (9.59%) SAS
3 11 (7.53%) IIS
4 10 (6.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 9 (6.16%) Elasticsearch
6 8 (5.48%) Apache
7 5 (3.42%) CMS
8 3 (2.05%) Documentum
8 3 (2.05%) Headless CMS
9 2 (1.37%) Apache Solr
9 2 (1.37%) nginx
9 2 (1.37%) OpenStack
9 2 (1.37%) WordPress
10 1 (0.68%) Drupal
10 1 (0.68%) Ethereum
10 1 (0.68%) IBM Domino
10 1 (0.68%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (9.59%) Microsoft Excel
1 14 (9.59%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 10 (6.85%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 113 (77.40%) AWS
2 69 (47.26%) Azure
3 25 (17.12%) Serverless
4 14 (9.59%) GitHub
5 9 (6.16%) DigitalOcean
6 8 (5.48%) Power Platform
7 7 (4.79%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 7 (4.79%) PaaS
8 6 (4.11%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (3.42%) Amazon S3
9 5 (3.42%) Azure Logic Apps
10 4 (2.74%) Azure Event Grid
10 4 (2.74%) Azure Functions
10 4 (2.74%) Azure Monitor
10 4 (2.74%) Cloudflare
10 4 (2.74%) Datadog
10 4 (2.74%) Microsoft 365
10 4 (2.74%) SaaS
11 3 (2.05%) Amazon SQS
11 3 (2.05%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.11%) Internet
2 5 (3.42%) DNS
2 5 (3.42%) Firewall
2 5 (3.42%) TCP/IP
3 4 (2.74%) LAN
3 4 (2.74%) WAN
4 2 (1.37%) DSL
4 2 (1.37%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (26.03%) Big Data
2 20 (13.70%) Data Warehouse
2 20 (13.70%) PostgreSQL
3 19 (13.01%) SQL Server
4 18 (12.33%) BigQuery
5 15 (10.27%) MySQL
6 14 (9.59%) Tableau
7 12 (8.22%) Oracle ODI
7 12 (8.22%) Redis
8 11 (7.53%) MongoDB
9 8 (5.48%) Power BI
9 8 (5.48%) Star Schema
10 7 (4.79%) Relational Database
11 5 (3.42%) ClickHouse
11 5 (3.42%) NoSQL
11 5 (3.42%) OLAP
11 5 (3.42%) Power Query
12 3 (2.05%) Amazon Aurora
12 3 (2.05%) Amazon Redshift
12 3 (2.05%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 34 (23.29%) Jenkins
2 27 (18.49%) Git (software)
3 15 (10.27%) GitLab
4 13 (8.90%) JIRA
5 11 (7.53%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (2.05%) Sonatype Nexus
7 2 (1.37%) CircleCI
7 2 (1.37%) git-flow
7 2 (1.37%) MSI
8 1 (0.68%) rollup.js
8 1 (0.68%) Travis CI
8 1 (0.68%) webpack
General
1 36 (24.66%) Social Skills
2 30 (20.55%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (19.18%) Games
4 24 (16.44%) Marketing
5 21 (14.38%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 20 (13.70%) Law
7 17 (11.64%) Publishing
7 17 (11.64%) Retail
8 13 (8.90%) Presentation Skills
9 11 (7.53%) Influencing Skills
10 10 (6.85%) Finance
11 9 (6.16%) Organisational Skills
12 8 (5.48%) Manufacturing
13 7 (4.79%) Electronics
14 6 (4.11%) Pharmaceutical
15 5 (3.42%) Documentation Skills
16 2 (1.37%) Banking
17 1 (0.68%) Advertising
17 1 (0.68%) Public Sector
17 1 (0.68%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 55 (37.67%) Developer
2 26 (17.81%) Senior Developer
3 18 (12.33%) Analyst
4 16 (10.96%) DevOps Engineer
5 14 (9.59%) Full Stack Developer
6 13 (8.90%) Data Engineer
6 13 (8.90%) Java Developer
6 13 (8.90%) Software Engineer
7 12 (8.22%) Architect
7 12 (8.22%) Supply Chain Analyst
8 10 (6.85%) Digital Architect
8 10 (6.85%) Lead Architect
9 9 (6.16%) Cloud Engineer
10 7 (4.79%) AWS Engineer
10 7 (4.79%) Principal Engineer
10 7 (4.79%) Technical Leader
11 5 (3.42%) Business Intelligence Developer
11 5 (3.42%) Senior Business Intelligence Developer
12 4 (2.74%) Senior Full Stack Developer
12 4 (2.74%) Senior Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (27.40%) React
2 20 (13.70%) .NET
3 19 (13.01%) Web Services
4 18 (12.33%) HTML
5 17 (11.64%) AngularJS
6 15 (10.27%) Kafka
7 13 (8.90%) CSS
8 11 (7.53%) RESTful
8 11 (7.53%) WPF
9 10 (6.85%) CSS3
9 10 (6.85%) HTML5
9 10 (6.85%) Vue.js
9 10 (6.85%) WinForms
10 8 (5.48%) GraphQL
10 8 (5.48%) REST
11 7 (4.79%) Elastic Stack
12 6 (4.11%) ARM Templates
12 6 (4.11%) JSON
13 5 (3.42%) Node.js
13 5 (3.42%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (19.86%) Life Science
2 18 (12.33%) Management Information System
3 15 (10.27%) Data Structures
4 12 (8.22%) Algorithms
5 8 (5.48%) Smartphone
6 7 (4.79%) Virtual Team
7 6 (4.11%) Internet of Things
8 5 (3.42%) Blog
8 5 (3.42%) User Experience
9 4 (2.74%) Greenfield Project
9 4 (2.74%) Mobile App
9 4 (2.74%) Public Cloud
10 3 (2.05%) Social Media
11 2 (1.37%) Cloud Native
11 2 (1.37%) iPad
11 2 (1.37%) Private Cloud
11 2 (1.37%) Self-Motivation
12 1 (0.68%) CUDA
12 1 (0.68%) Cyber Defence
12 1 (0.68%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 23 (15.75%) Linux
2 17 (11.64%) Windows
3 16 (10.96%) Android
4 14 (9.59%) Apple iOS
5 4 (2.74%) Unix
5 4 (2.74%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.37%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.68%) CentOS
7 1 (0.68%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (34.93%) DevOps
2 48 (32.88%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (30.82%) Analytics
4 40 (27.40%) CI/CD
4 40 (27.40%) Data Science
5 33 (22.60%) Problem-Solving
6 32 (21.92%) Software Engineering
7 31 (21.23%) Data Engineering
8 26 (17.81%) Artificial Intelligence
9 25 (17.12%) ETL
9 25 (17.12%) Visualisation
10 24 (16.44%) Computer Science
11 22 (15.07%) Full Stack Development
11 22 (15.07%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 22 (15.07%) Scrum
12 20 (13.70%) Web Development
13 18 (12.33%) Continuous Integration
13 18 (12.33%) Data Visualisation
14 16 (10.96%) Infrastructure as Code
14 16 (10.96%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 63 (43.15%) SQL
2 53 (36.30%) Python
3 41 (28.08%) Java
4 32 (21.92%) JavaScript
5 30 (20.55%) C#
6 14 (9.59%) Kotlin
6 14 (9.59%) VBA
7 12 (8.22%) C++
8 11 (7.53%) C
8 11 (7.53%) PHP
9 10 (6.85%) Objective-C
10 9 (6.16%) PowerShell
11 8 (5.48%) Bash
11 8 (5.48%) TypeScript
12 7 (4.79%) T-SQL
13 6 (4.11%) Ruby
13 6 (4.11%) Scala
14 5 (3.42%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 5 (3.42%) Formula Language
14 5 (3.42%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 20 (13.70%) Degree
2 16 (10.96%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (8.90%) SC Cleared
3 13 (8.90%) Security Cleared
4 6 (4.11%) PhD
5 3 (2.05%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.68%) AWS Certification
6 1 (0.68%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.53%) Accessibility
2 4 (2.74%) QA
3 1 (0.68%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (21.92%) Docker
2 3 (2.05%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.37%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (1.37%) vSphere
4 1 (0.68%) NFS
4 1 (0.68%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 38 (26.03%) Kubernetes
2 29 (19.86%) Terraform
3 13 (8.90%) Puppet
4 12 (8.22%) Ansible
5 6 (4.11%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (2.05%) ZABBIX
7 2 (1.37%) Consul
7 2 (1.37%) Kibana
7 2 (1.37%) Prometheus
8 1 (0.68%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (0.68%) Grafana
8 1 (0.68%) HAProxy
8 1 (0.68%) Kustomize
8 1 (0.68%) Salt
8 1 (0.68%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 62 (42.47%) Google
2 34 (23.29%) Oracle
3 22 (15.07%) MuleSoft
4 17 (11.64%) SAP
5 11 (7.53%) Adobe
6 6 (4.11%) Microsoft
7 5 (3.42%) Atlassian
8 4 (2.74%) Splunk
8 4 (2.74%) TOWER Software
8 4 (2.74%) VMware
9 3 (2.05%) Alibaba
9 3 (2.05%) Cisco
9 3 (2.05%) Facebook
9 3 (2.05%) MicroStrategy
9 3 (2.05%) Talend
10 2 (1.37%) Rackspace
11 1 (0.68%) IBM
11 1 (0.68%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.68%) SolarWinds
11 1 (0.68%) Veeam