Period
to 15 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 15 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Good Clinical Practice (GCP)
UK > England
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 571 1014 1187
Rank change year-on-year +443 +173 +75
Permanent jobs citing GCP 744 162 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.47% 0.097% 0.026%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 3.46% 0.79% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 554 130 49
England median annual salary £67,250 £65,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.46% +30.00% -
10th Percentile £42,500 £42,500 £38,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £110,000 £61,250
UK median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +30.00% -

GCP is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 21,519 20,427 24,743
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 13.58% 12.28% 13.24%
Number of salaries quoted 16,370 15,365 19,773
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
10th Percentile £29,000 £27,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% -1.03% +7.78%

GCP
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for GCP in England

GCP
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for GCP in England

GCP
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GCP in England over the 6 months to 15 August 2018.

Salary histogram for GCP in England

GCP
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GCP within the England region over the 6 months to 15 August 2018. 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
London +386 517 £74,000 -1.33% 82
North of England +65 85 £47,500 -5.00% 22
North West +62 73 £48,750 -7.14% 13
South East +38 48 £62,500 -3.85% 10
Midlands +57 40 £60,000 +11.63% 11
East of England +42 37 £55,000 +29.41% 11
East Midlands +35 24 £55,000 - 5
West Midlands +47 16 £60,000 +11.63% 6
South West -20 8 £50,000 -16.67% 6
Yorkshire - 7 £53,750 - 3
North East -25 5 £45,000 -10.00% 6
GCP
UK

For the 6 months to 15 August 2018, 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 England region with a requirement for GCP.

1 738 (99.19%) Google Cloud Platform
2 664 (89.25%) Amazon AWS
3 503 (67.61%) DevOps
4 467 (62.77%) Microsoft Azure
5 398 (53.49%) Docker
6 359 (48.25%) Agile Software Development
7 333 (44.76%) Python
8 310 (41.67%) Jenkins
9 308 (41.40%) Kubernetes
10 306 (41.13%) Linux
11 297 (39.92%) Ansible
12 253 (34.01%) Puppet
12 253 (34.01%) Google
13 236 (31.72%) Terraform
14 232 (31.18%) Opscode Chef
15 228 (30.65%) Continuous Integration
16 207 (27.82%) Java
17 198 (26.61%) Microservices
18 156 (20.97%) Configuration Management
19 134 (18.01%) Git (software)
19 134 (18.01%) Go
20 132 (17.74%) Software Engineering
21 120 (16.13%) Open Source
22 118 (15.86%) JavaScript
23 115 (15.46%) Bash Shell
24 112 (15.05%) Scrum
25 110 (14.78%) Windows
26 104 (13.98%) Ruby
26 104 (13.98%) Public Cloud
27 103 (13.84%) TDD

GCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 54 (7.26%) Elasticsearch
2 49 (6.59%) Apache Spark
3 40 (5.38%) Apache
4 33 (4.44%) Tomcat
5 31 (4.17%) Cloud Foundry
6 26 (3.49%) OpenStack
7 23 (3.09%) nginx
8 20 (2.69%) WebLogic
8 20 (2.69%) WebSphere
9 14 (1.88%) Ethereum
10 13 (1.75%) CMS
11 11 (1.48%) Confluence
12 10 (1.34%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 10 (1.34%) Mule
12 10 (1.34%) Mule ESB
13 8 (1.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 6 (0.81%) IIS
15 5 (0.67%) Oracle Application Server
16 4 (0.54%) Apache Solr
16 4 (0.54%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (0.27%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.13%) HipChat
2 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (0.40%) SAP Hybris
2 1 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.13%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 738 (99.19%) Google Cloud Platform
2 664 (89.25%) Amazon AWS
3 467 (62.77%) Microsoft Azure
4 97 (13.04%) Serverless
5 86 (11.56%) AWS CloudFormation
6 79 (10.62%) PaaS
7 73 (9.81%) IaaS
8 61 (8.20%) SaaS
9 44 (5.91%) Cloud Computing
10 42 (5.65%) OpenShift
11 26 (3.49%) IBM Cloud
12 21 (2.82%) GitHub
13 15 (2.02%) AWS Lambda
13 15 (2.02%) Trello
14 10 (1.34%) Boomi
15 8 (1.08%) Amazon CloudWatch
15 8 (1.08%) Amazon S3
15 8 (1.08%) Route 53
16 7 (0.94%) Amazon EC2
16 7 (0.94%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 29 (3.90%) DNS
2 28 (3.76%) TCP/IP
3 24 (3.23%) HTTP
4 18 (2.42%) Internet
5 12 (1.61%) Firewall
6 8 (1.08%) Kerberos
7 7 (0.94%) Network Security
8 6 (0.81%) SAN
8 6 (0.81%) SMS
8 6 (0.81%) VPN
9 5 (0.67%) DHCP
9 5 (0.67%) VLAN
10 4 (0.54%) IPv6
11 2 (0.27%) BGP
11 2 (0.27%) Broadband
11 2 (0.27%) Intrusion Detection
11 2 (0.27%) OSPF
12 1 (0.13%) EIGRP
12 1 (0.13%) HTTPS
12 1 (0.13%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 86 (11.56%) NoSQL
2 67 (9.01%) Big Data
3 65 (8.74%) MySQL
4 61 (8.20%) PostgreSQL
5 55 (7.39%) MongoDB
6 47 (6.32%) SQL Server
7 42 (5.65%) Relational Database
8 40 (5.38%) Hadoop
9 33 (4.44%) Apache Cassandra
10 30 (4.03%) Blockchain
11 27 (3.63%) Redis
12 22 (2.96%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 20 (2.69%) RDBMS
14 15 (2.02%) InfluxDB
15 11 (1.48%) Impala
16 10 (1.34%) Apache Hive
16 10 (1.34%) HBase
17 9 (1.21%) MariaDB
18 8 (1.08%) CouchDB
18 8 (1.08%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 310 (41.67%) Jenkins
2 134 (18.01%) Git (software)
3 83 (11.16%) JIRA
4 72 (9.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 54 (7.26%) TeamCity
6 48 (6.45%) Subversion
7 46 (6.18%) Octopus Deploy
8 44 (5.91%) Team Foundation Server
9 36 (4.84%) GoCD
10 32 (4.30%) IBM UrbanCode
11 30 (4.03%) Maven
12 28 (3.76%) Vagrant
13 26 (3.49%) Selenium
14 25 (3.36%) Grunt
14 25 (3.36%) gulp
15 24 (3.23%) GitLab
16 22 (2.96%) JUnit
17 19 (2.55%) Bitbucket
17 19 (2.55%) Gradle
18 17 (2.28%) Mockito
General
1 83 (11.16%) Finance
2 46 (6.18%) Retail
3 38 (5.11%) Marketing
4 26 (3.49%) Games
5 23 (3.09%) Law
6 21 (2.82%) Banking
7 20 (2.69%) Multimedia
8 17 (2.28%) Telecoms
9 15 (2.02%) Electronics
9 15 (2.02%) Manufacturing
10 10 (1.34%) Advertising
10 10 (1.34%) Publishing
11 5 (0.67%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.27%) Legal
12 2 (0.27%) Online Betting
12 2 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.13%) Billing
13 1 (0.13%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 190 (25.54%) DevOps Engineer
2 122 (16.40%) Developer
3 102 (13.71%) Architect
4 80 (10.75%) Consultant
5 67 (9.01%) Senior DevOps
6 66 (8.87%) Cloud Architect
7 63 (8.47%) Cloud Engineer
8 61 (8.20%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 52 (6.99%) AWS Engineer
10 44 (5.91%) Software Engineer
11 42 (5.65%) Solutions Architect
12 39 (5.24%) AWS Architect
13 37 (4.97%) DevOps Consultant
14 36 (4.84%) AWS DevOps
14 36 (4.84%) Java Developer
15 35 (4.70%) Data Engineer
16 27 (3.63%) Senior Developer
17 26 (3.49%) Java Engineer
18 24 (3.23%) AWS DevOps Engineer
18 24 (3.23%) Cloud Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 100 (13.44%) Node.js
2 83 (11.16%) AngularJS
3 76 (10.22%) React
4 72 (9.68%) HTML
5 61 (8.20%) CSS
6 59 (7.93%) Web Services
7 57 (7.66%) RESTful
8 49 (6.59%) Spring
9 48 (6.45%) .NET
10 46 (6.18%) Spring Boot
11 43 (5.78%) Elastic Stack
12 38 (5.11%) REST
13 32 (4.30%) Backbone.js
13 32 (4.30%) SOAP
14 29 (3.90%) Kafka
15 24 (3.23%) Express
15 24 (3.23%) HTML5
15 24 (3.23%) Sass
16 23 (3.09%) RabbitMQ
17 22 (2.96%) Spring Cloud
Miscellaneous
1 104 (13.98%) Public Cloud
2 62 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 48 (6.45%) Cloud Native
3 48 (6.45%) Fintech
4 47 (6.32%) Blog
5 41 (5.51%) Self-Motivation
6 38 (5.11%) Greenfield Project
6 38 (5.11%) Hybrid Cloud
7 34 (4.57%) Analytical Skills
8 26 (3.49%) Enterprise Software
9 18 (2.42%) Management Information System
10 17 (2.28%) User Experience
11 15 (2.02%) Linux Command Line
12 14 (1.88%) Mobile App
13 13 (1.75%) Private Cloud
14 10 (1.34%) Robotics
15 7 (0.94%) Data Centre
16 6 (0.81%) Algorithms
17 4 (0.54%) Clustering
17 4 (0.54%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 306 (41.13%) Linux
2 110 (14.78%) Windows
3 74 (9.95%) Unix
4 36 (4.84%) CentOS
5 26 (3.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 26 (3.49%) Ubuntu
6 13 (1.75%) Debian
6 13 (1.75%) Windows Server
7 6 (0.81%) Android
7 6 (0.81%) Apple iOS
8 5 (0.67%) Mac OS
9 3 (0.40%) Mac OS X
9 3 (0.40%) Mesosphere
10 2 (0.27%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.13%) Amazon Linux
11 1 (0.13%) Fedora
11 1 (0.13%) SUSE
11 1 (0.13%) Windows 10
11 1 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 503 (67.61%) DevOps
2 359 (48.25%) Agile Software Development
3 228 (30.65%) Continuous Integration
4 198 (26.61%) Microservices
5 156 (20.97%) Configuration Management
6 132 (17.74%) Software Engineering
7 120 (16.13%) Open Source
8 112 (15.05%) Scrum
9 103 (13.84%) TDD
10 92 (12.37%) Test Automation
11 61 (8.20%) Continuous Delivery
12 53 (7.12%) Machine Learning
13 48 (6.45%) Problem-Solving
14 47 (6.32%) BDD
15 45 (6.05%) Pair Programming
16 44 (5.91%) Continuous Deployment
17 43 (5.78%) Analytics
18 41 (5.51%) Process Improvement
19 40 (5.38%) Mentoring
20 38 (5.11%) OO
Programming Languages
1 333 (44.76%) Python
2 207 (27.82%) Java
3 134 (18.01%) Go
4 118 (15.86%) JavaScript
5 115 (15.46%) Bash Shell
6 104 (13.98%) Ruby
7 62 (8.33%) C#
7 62 (8.33%) Scala
8 59 (7.93%) SQL
9 41 (5.51%) ES6
10 36 (4.84%) Perl
11 33 (4.44%) PowerShell
12 31 (4.17%) PHP
13 28 (3.76%) C++
14 21 (2.82%) Java 8
15 15 (2.02%) Shell Script
16 13 (1.75%) Kotlin
17 12 (1.61%) Solidity
18 10 (1.34%) Groovy
19 9 (1.21%) C
Qualifications
1 66 (8.87%) Degree
2 39 (5.24%) AWS Certification
3 21 (2.82%) CISSP
4 19 (2.55%) Master's Degree
4 19 (2.55%) SANS
5 17 (2.28%) CISM
6 16 (2.15%) CSSLP
7 13 (1.75%) Computer Science Degree
8 9 (1.21%) PhD
9 6 (0.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (0.54%) RHCSA
11 3 (0.40%) MCSE
11 3 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
12 2 (0.27%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (0.27%) SAFe Agilist
13 1 (0.13%) (ISC)2 CCSP
13 1 (0.13%) CREST Certified
13 1 (0.13%) OSCE
13 1 (0.13%) OSCP
13 1 (0.13%) OSWP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (5.51%) QA
2 16 (2.15%) HIPAA
3 10 (1.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.54%) SLA
5 3 (0.40%) GDPR
6 2 (0.27%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.27%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.27%) WCAG
System Software
1 398 (53.49%) Docker
2 13 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (1.21%) Active Directory
4 8 (1.08%) Apache Flume
5 6 (0.81%) HDFS
6 5 (0.67%) VMware Server
6 5 (0.67%) vSphere
7 4 (0.54%) XenServer
8 3 (0.40%) Varnish
9 2 (0.27%) KVM
9 2 (0.27%) oVirt
9 2 (0.27%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.13%) Ceph
10 1 (0.13%) GlusterFS
10 1 (0.13%) LXC
10 1 (0.13%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.13%) Xen
10 1 (0.13%) XenApp
10 1 (0.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 308 (41.40%) Kubernetes
2 297 (39.92%) Ansible
3 253 (34.01%) Puppet
4 236 (31.72%) Terraform
5 232 (31.18%) Opscode Chef
6 38 (5.11%) Prometheus
7 34 (4.57%) Consul
8 29 (3.90%) Rundeck
9 28 (3.76%) Grafana
10 26 (3.49%) Rancher
11 25 (3.36%) Salt
12 21 (2.82%) Mesos
13 17 (2.28%) Docker Swarm
13 17 (2.28%) Packer
14 14 (1.88%) HAProxy
15 12 (1.61%) CFEngine
16 11 (1.48%) Icinga
17 10 (1.34%) Oozie
18 8 (1.08%) Cacti
18 8 (1.08%) Nagios
Vendors
1 253 (34.01%) Google
2 51 (6.85%) Red Hat
3 49 (6.59%) Microsoft
4 44 (5.91%) Splunk
5 41 (5.51%) IBM
6 40 (5.38%) Oracle
7 31 (4.17%) SAP
8 29 (3.90%) Delphix
8 29 (3.90%) RedGate
8 29 (3.90%) ServiceNow
8 29 (3.90%) VMware
9 28 (3.76%) Atlassian
10 16 (2.15%) Veracode
11 15 (2.02%) Cloudera
12 14 (1.88%) New Relic
13 12 (1.61%) Adobe
13 12 (1.61%) WSO2
14 11 (1.48%) Rackspace
14 11 (1.48%) Talend
14 11 (1.48%) TIBCO