Period
to 15 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 15 August 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Cloud Platform (GCP)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
15 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 39 44 91
Rank change year-on-year +5 +47 +49
Permanent jobs citing GCP 45 153 58
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Edinburgh 5.18% 6.01% 2.29%
As % of the Cloud Services category 15.00% 20.11% 11.72%
Number of salaries quoted 19 96 25
Median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £45,500 £36,250 £36,000
90th Percentile £80,500 £78,750 £107,500
Scotland median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +27.91% -38.57%

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 300 761 495
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 34.52% 29.89% 19.56%
Number of salaries quoted 185 456 298
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,100 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.86% -14.10% +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%

GCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing GCP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for GCP in Edinburgh

GCP
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing GCP in Edinburgh.

Salary trend for GCP in Edinburgh

GCP
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Salary distribution for jobs citing GCP in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 15 August 2020.

Salary histogram for GCP in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 15 August 2020, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for GCP.

1 38 (84.44%) AWS
2 34 (75.56%) Azure
3 31 (68.89%) Python
4 27 (60.00%) Java
5 18 (40.00%) DevOps
6 16 (35.56%) Docker
6 16 (35.56%) Software Engineering
7 15 (33.33%) Kubernetes
8 14 (31.11%) Jenkins
9 13 (28.89%) Ansible
9 13 (28.89%) Open Source
9 13 (28.89%) Puppet
9 13 (28.89%) Windows
9 13 (28.89%) Linux
9 13 (28.89%) Terraform
10 12 (26.67%) Prometheus
10 12 (26.67%) Node.js
10 12 (26.67%) Bash Shell
10 12 (26.67%) Go
11 11 (24.44%) Opscode Chef
11 11 (24.44%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (24.44%) PowerShell
12 10 (22.22%) Google
12 10 (22.22%) Configuration Management
12 10 (22.22%) Octopus Deploy
12 10 (22.22%) TeamCity
12 10 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
12 10 (22.22%) Splunk
12 10 (22.22%) IBM UrbanCode
12 10 (22.22%) Continuous Deployment

GCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 8 (17.78%) Apache Spark
2 2 (4.44%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.22%) Apache Airflow
3 1 (2.22%) Luigi
Cloud Services
1 38 (84.44%) AWS
2 34 (75.56%) Azure
3 10 (22.22%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (8.89%) PaaS
5 3 (6.67%) G Suite
5 3 (6.67%) IaaS
6 2 (4.44%) Amazon EMR
6 2 (4.44%) Azure Data Factory
6 2 (4.44%) GitHub
7 1 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (2.22%) Office 365
7 1 (2.22%) Power Platform
7 1 (2.22%) SaaS
7 1 (2.22%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.44%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (11.11%) NoSQL
2 4 (8.89%) Big Data
3 3 (6.67%) Hadoop
4 2 (4.44%) Apache Hive
4 2 (4.44%) Impala
4 2 (4.44%) MySQL
4 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.22%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (2.22%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (2.22%) Data Lake
5 1 (2.22%) Flink
5 1 (2.22%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (2.22%) Power BI
5 1 (2.22%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 14 (31.11%) Jenkins
2 10 (22.22%) IBM UrbanCode
2 10 (22.22%) Octopus Deploy
2 10 (22.22%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (22.22%) TeamCity
2 10 (22.22%) Travis CI
3 3 (6.67%) Cypress.io
4 2 (4.44%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.22%) GoCD
General
1 5 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Games
2 1 (2.22%) Law
2 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.22%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (31.11%) DevOps Engineer
2 10 (22.22%) Consultant
3 9 (20.00%) Data Engineer
3 9 (20.00%) DevOps Consultant
4 8 (17.78%) Software Engineer
5 6 (13.33%) Cloud Engineer
5 6 (13.33%) Engineering Manager
5 6 (13.33%) Software Engineering Manager
5 6 (13.33%) Software Manager
6 3 (6.67%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Architect
7 2 (4.44%) Platform Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Senior Software Engineer
8 1 (2.22%) Developer
8 1 (2.22%) Java Developer
8 1 (2.22%) Java Engineer
8 1 (2.22%) Python Developer
8 1 (2.22%) Senior DevOps Engineer
8 1 (2.22%) Site Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (26.67%) Node.js
2 10 (22.22%) Elastic Stack
3 9 (20.00%) Kafka
4 6 (13.33%) AngularJS
5 5 (11.11%) .NET
5 5 (11.11%) React
6 4 (8.89%) Express
7 3 (6.67%) CSS
7 3 (6.67%) CSS3
7 3 (6.67%) HTML
7 3 (6.67%) HTML5
7 3 (6.67%) React Native
8 1 (2.22%) JPA
8 1 (2.22%) Redux
8 1 (2.22%) Spring
8 1 (2.22%) Spring Boot
8 1 (2.22%) Spring MVC
8 1 (2.22%) TensorFlow
8 1 (2.22%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 1 (2.22%) Unreal Engine
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.67%) Public Cloud
1 3 (6.67%) User Experience
2 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.22%) Cloud Native
3 1 (2.22%) FMCG
3 1 (2.22%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (2.22%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 13 (28.89%) Linux
1 13 (28.89%) Windows
2 10 (22.22%) Mesosphere
3 1 (2.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.00%) DevOps
2 16 (35.56%) Software Engineering
3 13 (28.89%) Open Source
4 11 (24.44%) Continuous Integration
5 10 (22.22%) Configuration Management
5 10 (22.22%) Continuous Deployment
5 10 (22.22%) Data Engineering
5 10 (22.22%) Disruptive Innovation
5 10 (22.22%) Infrastructure as Code
6 9 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (17.78%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (15.56%) Analytics
9 6 (13.33%) Decision-Making
10 5 (11.11%) Data Ingestion
10 5 (11.11%) Data Integration
10 5 (11.11%) Data Management
10 5 (11.11%) Microservices
10 5 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (8.89%) Problem-Solving
12 3 (6.67%) Site Reliability Engineering
Programming Languages
1 31 (68.89%) Python
2 27 (60.00%) Java
3 12 (26.67%) Bash Shell
3 12 (26.67%) Go
4 11 (24.44%) PowerShell
5 9 (20.00%) C#
5 9 (20.00%) JavaScript
6 8 (17.78%) Scala
7 7 (15.56%) R
8 4 (8.89%) Clojure
9 3 (6.67%) Google Apps Script
9 3 (6.67%) TypeScript
10 2 (4.44%) ES6
10 2 (4.44%) Kotlin
10 2 (4.44%) Ruby
10 2 (4.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.44%) Degree
2 1 (2.22%) Computer Science Degree
System Software
1 16 (35.56%) Docker
2 3 (6.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 15 (33.33%) Kubernetes
2 13 (28.89%) Ansible
2 13 (28.89%) Puppet
2 13 (28.89%) Terraform
3 12 (26.67%) Prometheus
4 11 (24.44%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (22.22%) Automic
5 10 (22.22%) Consul
6 3 (6.67%) SCCM
7 1 (2.22%) Oozie
7 1 (2.22%) Rundeck
7 1 (2.22%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 10 (22.22%) Google
1 10 (22.22%) Splunk
2 6 (13.33%) Tableau
3 3 (6.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.44%) Databricks
4 2 (4.44%) Talend