Period
to 18 January 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 18 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Cloud Platform (GCP)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
18 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 42 87 115
Rank change year-on-year +45 +28 +14
Permanent jobs citing GCP 94 62 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 5.11% 2.57% 1.33%
As % of the Cloud Services category 15.88% 13.45% 7.56%
Number of salaries quoted 51 21 10
Edinburgh median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% +38.89% +8.64%
10th Percentile £43,750 £37,500 £37,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £107,500 £65,750
Scotland median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.00% +38.89% -10.00%

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 592 461 463
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 32.16% 19.08% 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 323 272 305
Edinburgh median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% +4.65%
10th Percentile £27,500 £30,000 £26,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £74,650 £65,000
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +7.95% +3.53%

GCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for GCP in Edinburgh

GCP
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GCP in Edinburgh.

Salary trend for GCP in Edinburgh

GCP
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GCP in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 18 January 2020.

Salary histogram for GCP in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 72 (76.60%) Azure
2 71 (75.53%) AWS
3 55 (58.51%) Google
4 42 (44.68%) DevOps
5 41 (43.62%) JavaScript
6 40 (42.55%) Agile Software Development
7 38 (40.43%) Jenkins
8 36 (38.30%) Ansible
9 35 (37.23%) Node.js
10 34 (36.17%) Problem-Solving
11 33 (35.11%) Opscode Chef
11 33 (35.11%) Software Engineering
12 32 (34.04%) Java
13 30 (31.91%) Kubernetes
14 29 (30.85%) Microservices
14 29 (30.85%) Docker
15 27 (28.72%) Terraform
16 26 (27.66%) Splunk
16 26 (27.66%) Puppet
16 26 (27.66%) Analytics
16 26 (27.66%) Python
17 24 (25.53%) Linux
17 24 (25.53%) TDD
18 23 (24.47%) Finance
19 22 (23.40%) Unix
19 22 (23.40%) SIEM
19 22 (23.40%) Security Operations
20 21 (22.34%) React
20 21 (22.34%) Infrastructure as Code
20 21 (22.34%) ServiceNow

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 10 (10.64%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (5.32%) nginx
3 3 (3.19%) Apache Spark
4 2 (2.13%) Confluence
5 1 (1.06%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 72 (76.60%) Azure
2 71 (75.53%) AWS
3 12 (12.77%) PaaS
4 10 (10.64%) G Suite
5 8 (8.51%) SaaS
6 7 (7.45%) IaaS
7 6 (6.38%) AWS CloudFormation
7 6 (6.38%) Serverless
8 5 (5.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 5 (5.32%) Amazon ECS
8 5 (5.32%) Amazon Kinesis
8 5 (5.32%) Amazon S3
8 5 (5.32%) AWS Lambda
9 2 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (2.13%) Office 365
10 1 (1.06%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.51%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.64%) NoSQL
2 6 (6.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 5 (5.32%) Amazon Athena
3 5 (5.32%) SQL Server
4 3 (3.19%) Apache Hive
4 3 (3.19%) Big Data
4 3 (3.19%) Hadoop
4 3 (3.19%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.13%) Amazon Redshift
5 2 (2.13%) Cosmos DB
5 2 (2.13%) Data Lake
5 2 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.13%) HBase
5 2 (2.13%) Impala
5 2 (2.13%) Snowflake Schema
6 1 (1.06%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 38 (40.43%) Jenkins
2 14 (14.89%) PhantomJS
3 10 (10.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 10 (10.64%) Git (software)
3 10 (10.64%) Maven
4 9 (9.57%) JIRA
4 9 (9.57%) JUnit
5 7 (7.45%) GoCD
5 7 (7.45%) IBM UrbanCode
5 7 (7.45%) Octopus Deploy
5 7 (7.45%) Subversion
5 7 (7.45%) Team Foundation Server
6 5 (5.32%) Cucumber
6 5 (5.32%) webpack
7 2 (2.13%) Bitbucket
7 2 (2.13%) Cypress.io
8 1 (1.06%) Gradle
8 1 (1.06%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 23 (24.47%) Finance
2 13 (13.83%) Law
3 6 (6.38%) Banking
4 1 (1.06%) Legal
4 1 (1.06%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 28 (29.79%) Software Engineer
2 17 (18.09%) Consultant
2 17 (18.09%) DevOps Engineer
3 16 (17.02%) Senior Consultant
4 14 (14.89%) Security Engineer
5 13 (13.83%) Architect
6 10 (10.64%) Senior Software Engineer
7 8 (8.51%) Information Architect
7 8 (8.51%) Information Security Architect
7 8 (8.51%) Security Architect
8 7 (7.45%) DevOps Consultant
8 7 (7.45%) Senior DevOps
8 7 (7.45%) Senior DevOps Consultant
9 4 (4.26%) .NET Software Engineer
9 4 (4.26%) Cloud Engineer
9 4 (4.26%) Developer
9 4 (4.26%) Lead Architect
9 4 (4.26%) Lead Security Architect
10 3 (3.19%) Principal Engineer
10 3 (3.19%) Senior .NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (37.23%) Node.js
2 21 (22.34%) React
3 18 (19.15%) AngularJS
3 18 (19.15%) CSS
3 18 (19.15%) HTML
4 12 (12.77%) Elastic Stack
5 11 (11.70%) .NET
5 11 (11.70%) CSS3
5 11 (11.70%) HTML5
6 10 (10.64%) Express
7 9 (9.57%) Middleware
8 7 (7.45%) React Native
9 6 (6.38%) .NET Core
10 5 (5.32%) Gherkin
10 5 (5.32%) Web Services
11 4 (4.26%) Kafka
12 3 (3.19%) Spring
13 2 (2.13%) Hibernate
14 1 (1.06%) ASP.NET
14 1 (1.06%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.64%) User Experience
2 8 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.51%) Data Protection Act
3 4 (4.26%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (3.19%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.06%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.06%) Smart Home
Operating Systems
1 24 (25.53%) Linux
2 22 (23.40%) Unix
3 8 (8.51%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (44.68%) DevOps
2 40 (42.55%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (36.17%) Problem-Solving
4 33 (35.11%) Software Engineering
5 29 (30.85%) Microservices
6 26 (27.66%) Analytics
7 24 (25.53%) TDD
8 22 (23.40%) Security Operations
8 22 (23.40%) SIEM
9 21 (22.34%) Infrastructure as Code
10 17 (18.09%) Stakeholder Management
11 16 (17.02%) Scrum
12 14 (14.89%) Cybersecurity
12 14 (14.89%) Data Security
12 14 (14.89%) Threat Management
12 14 (14.89%) Use Case
13 10 (10.64%) Continuous Integration
13 10 (10.64%) Creative Problem-Solving
13 10 (10.64%) Web Application Development
13 10 (10.64%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 41 (43.62%) JavaScript
2 32 (34.04%) Java
3 26 (27.66%) Python
4 20 (21.28%) Go
5 17 (18.09%) Bash Shell
6 14 (14.89%) C#
6 14 (14.89%) C++
6 14 (14.89%) PowerShell
7 8 (8.51%) ES6
7 8 (8.51%) SQL
8 7 (7.45%) TypeScript
9 5 (5.32%) Scala
10 3 (3.19%) Kotlin
11 1 (1.06%) C
11 1 (1.06%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 12 (12.77%) Degree
2 9 (9.57%) AWS Certification
3 8 (8.51%) CISM
3 8 (8.51%) CISSP
3 8 (8.51%) GIAC
4 1 (1.06%) CFA
4 1 (1.06%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.06%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.51%) GDPR
1 8 (8.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (8.51%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
1 8 (8.51%) NIST
System Software
1 29 (30.85%) Docker
2 1 (1.06%) KVM
2 1 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 36 (38.30%) Ansible
2 33 (35.11%) Opscode Chef
3 30 (31.91%) Kubernetes
4 27 (28.72%) Terraform
5 26 (27.66%) Puppet
6 7 (7.45%) Consul
6 7 (7.45%) Rundeck
7 5 (5.32%) Kibana
7 5 (5.32%) logstash
7 5 (5.32%) Rancher
8 2 (2.13%) Hadoop YARN
9 1 (1.06%) Packer
Vendors
1 55 (58.51%) Google
2 26 (27.66%) Splunk
3 21 (22.34%) ServiceNow
4 14 (14.89%) CyberArk
4 14 (14.89%) Symantec
5 7 (7.45%) Delphix
5 7 (7.45%) RedGate
6 2 (2.13%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.06%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.06%) VMware