Period
to 21 April 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Google Cloud Platform skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Google Cloud Platform over the 6 months to 21 April 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Cloud Platform (GCP)
UK > England
6 months to
21 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 137 304 532
Rank change year-on-year +167 +228 +266
Permanent jobs citing Google Cloud Platform 3,509 1,758 823
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 2.55% 1.06% 0.51%
As % of the Cloud Services category 9.53% 4.76% 3.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2,789 1,482 723
England median annual salary £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% - +20.00%
10th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £35,000
90th Percentile £108,750 £91,250 £81,250
UK median annual salary £67,500 £60,000 £57,604
% change year-on-year +12.50% +4.16% +15.21%

Google Cloud Platform 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 England with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 36,803 36,900 24,347
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 26.74% 22.20% 15.09%
Number of salaries quoted 29,593 30,536 20,480
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £30,750 £29,750 £28,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £83,750 £80,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Google Cloud Platform
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Google Cloud Platform as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Google Cloud Platform in England

Google Cloud Platform
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Google Cloud Platform in England

Google Cloud Platform
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Google Cloud Platform in England over the 6 months to 21 April 2019.

Salary histogram for Google Cloud Platform in England

Google Cloud Platform
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Google Cloud Platform within the England region over the 6 months to 21 April 2019. 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 +165 2,285 £77,500 +11.51% 188
North of England +101 372 £60,000 +9.09% 22
South East +130 320 £62,500 +13.64% 24
North West +77 226 £60,000 +4.35% 13
South West +73 203 £50,000 +19.05% 6
East of England +125 161 £55,000 -8.33% 17
Midlands +50 142 £60,000 +14.29% 13
Yorkshire +62 120 £57,500 +21.05% 9
West Midlands +61 102 £60,000 +4.35% 9
East Midlands +8 40 £60,000 +17.07% 4
North East +54 28 £51,000 +7.37%
Google Cloud Platform
UK

For the 6 months to 21 April 2019, IT jobs citing Google Cloud Platform 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 Google Cloud Platform.

1 2,828 (80.59%) Amazon AWS
2 2,226 (63.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 2,187 (62.33%) Google
4 1,558 (44.40%) DevOps
5 1,557 (44.37%) Python
6 1,280 (36.48%) Agile Software Development
7 1,221 (34.80%) Docker
8 1,078 (30.72%) Java
9 1,043 (29.72%) Kubernetes
10 968 (27.59%) Linux
11 779 (22.20%) Software Engineering
12 749 (21.35%) SQL
13 737 (21.00%) Ansible
14 621 (17.70%) Jenkins
15 618 (17.61%) JavaScript
16 611 (17.41%) Microservices
17 592 (16.87%) Finance
18 583 (16.61%) Terraform
19 581 (16.56%) Big Data
20 564 (16.07%) Puppet
21 554 (15.79%) Git (software)
22 544 (15.50%) Continuous Integration
23 510 (14.53%) Opscode Chef
24 474 (13.51%) Analytics
25 461 (13.14%) Node.js
26 459 (13.08%) Machine Learning
27 437 (12.45%) Bash Shell
28 430 (12.25%) Microsoft
29 422 (12.03%) Windows
30 410 (11.68%) Web Services

Google Cloud Platform
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
1 408 (11.63%) Apache Spark
2 153 (4.36%) Apache
3 146 (4.16%) Elasticsearch
4 130 (3.70%) Apache Pig
5 88 (2.51%) Confluence
6 76 (2.17%) OpenStack
7 72 (2.05%) nginx
8 66 (1.88%) Cloud Foundry
9 53 (1.51%) Tomcat
10 44 (1.25%) Apache Solr
11 43 (1.23%) MS Exchange
12 36 (1.03%) WebSphere
13 26 (0.74%) IIS
13 26 (0.74%) WebLogic
14 23 (0.66%) Apache Airflow
14 23 (0.66%) Jupyter
15 22 (0.63%) Drupal
16 17 (0.48%) CMS
17 16 (0.46%) Adobe Experience Manager
18 15 (0.43%) SAS
Applications
1 75 (2.14%) Microsoft Office
2 19 (0.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 16 (0.46%) Microsoft Excel
4 9 (0.26%) Chatbot
4 9 (0.26%) SPSS
5 8 (0.23%) Photoshop
6 7 (0.20%) Adobe Illustrator
6 7 (0.20%) Microsoft Project
7 5 (0.14%) MS Visio
8 4 (0.11%) Adobe Premiere
9 2 (0.057%) CPLEX
9 2 (0.057%) HipChat
9 2 (0.057%) Spreadsheet
10 1 (0.028%) Fireworks
10 1 (0.028%) Weka
Business Applications
1 14 (0.40%) Magento
2 11 (0.31%) Distributed Ledger
3 5 (0.14%) Fredhopper
3 5 (0.14%) NetSuite
3 5 (0.14%) SAP Hybris
4 4 (0.11%) Payment Gateway
5 3 (0.085%) SAP S/4HANA
6 2 (0.057%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.057%) WebTrends
7 1 (0.028%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.028%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (0.028%) Oracle Receivables
7 1 (0.028%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 1 (0.028%) SDL Web 8
7 1 (0.028%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2,828 (80.59%) Amazon AWS
2 2,226 (63.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 292 (8.32%) SaaS
4 278 (7.92%) Serverless
5 229 (6.53%) PaaS
6 213 (6.07%) Cloud Computing
7 200 (5.70%) IaaS
8 169 (4.82%) AWS CloudFormation
9 164 (4.67%) GitHub
10 100 (2.85%) AWS Lambda
11 99 (2.82%) IBM Cloud
12 92 (2.62%) Office 365
13 73 (2.08%) npm
14 62 (1.77%) Amazon EC2
15 49 (1.40%) Amazon S3
16 44 (1.25%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 44 (1.25%) Amazon SQS
17 40 (1.14%) OpenShift
18 34 (0.97%) Datadog
19 30 (0.85%) Google Compute Engine
Communications & Networking
1 142 (4.05%) Firewall
2 101 (2.88%) TCP/IP
3 85 (2.42%) DNS
4 59 (1.68%) Network Security
5 56 (1.60%) HTTP
6 53 (1.51%) VPN
7 46 (1.31%) SAN
8 39 (1.11%) WAN
9 35 (1.00%) Internet
10 34 (0.97%) VLAN
11 33 (0.94%) LAN
12 27 (0.77%) DHCP
13 21 (0.60%) Skype
14 20 (0.57%) FTP
15 17 (0.48%) Wireless
16 15 (0.43%) Intrusion Detection
17 14 (0.40%) Unified Communications
17 14 (0.40%) WebEx
18 12 (0.34%) Cisco ASA
18 12 (0.34%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 581 (16.56%) Big Data
2 402 (11.46%) Hadoop
3 400 (11.40%) NoSQL
4 330 (9.40%) MySQL
5 245 (6.98%) BigQuery
6 243 (6.93%) MongoDB
7 205 (5.84%) SQL Server
8 185 (5.27%) HBase
8 185 (5.27%) PostgreSQL
9 168 (4.79%) Apache Hive
10 167 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
11 164 (4.67%) Amazon Redshift
12 133 (3.79%) Relational Database
13 129 (3.68%) Apache Cassandra
14 112 (3.19%) Redis
15 74 (2.11%) Sqoop
16 70 (1.99%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 63 (1.80%) Blockchain
17 63 (1.80%) Power BI
18 62 (1.77%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 621 (17.70%) Jenkins
2 554 (15.79%) Git (software)
3 266 (7.58%) JIRA
4 194 (5.53%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 185 (5.27%) TeamCity
6 134 (3.82%) Selenium
7 132 (3.76%) Travis CI
8 126 (3.59%) Octopus Deploy
9 111 (3.16%) CircleCI
10 101 (2.88%) GitLab
11 99 (2.82%) Team Foundation Server
12 80 (2.28%) Maven
12 80 (2.28%) webpack
13 78 (2.22%) gulp
14 77 (2.19%) GoCD
14 77 (2.19%) Vagrant
15 71 (2.02%) Subversion
16 63 (1.80%) Babel
17 57 (1.62%) Cucumber
18 56 (1.60%) Visual Studio
General
1 592 (16.87%) Finance
2 262 (7.47%) Retail
3 228 (6.50%) Banking
4 206 (5.87%) Law
5 200 (5.70%) Marketing
6 134 (3.82%) Military
6 134 (3.82%) Telecoms
7 93 (2.65%) Manufacturing
8 63 (1.80%) Electronics
9 59 (1.68%) Automotive
10 53 (1.51%) Games
11 45 (1.28%) Advertising
12 34 (0.97%) Front Office
12 34 (0.97%) Legal
13 32 (0.91%) Publishing
14 30 (0.85%) Local Government
15 14 (0.40%) Investment Banking
16 9 (0.26%) Financial Institution
17 6 (0.17%) Back Office
17 6 (0.17%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 704 (20.06%) Developer
2 612 (17.44%) DevOps Engineer
3 576 (16.41%) Architect
4 299 (8.52%) Cloud Architect
5 276 (7.87%) Cloud Engineer
6 240 (6.84%) Data Engineer
7 227 (6.47%) Software Engineer
8 219 (6.24%) Consultant
9 213 (6.07%) AWS Engineer
10 175 (4.99%) AWS DevOps
11 165 (4.70%) Senior DevOps
12 150 (4.27%) Java Developer
12 150 (4.27%) Senior Developer
13 141 (4.02%) Solutions Architect
14 131 (3.73%) AWS Architect
15 127 (3.62%) Python Engineer
16 124 (3.53%) Senior Software Engineer
17 118 (3.36%) AWS DevOps Engineer
18 115 (3.28%) Senior DevOps Engineer
19 112 (3.19%) Azure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 461 (13.14%) Node.js
2 410 (11.68%) Web Services
3 339 (9.66%) AngularJS
4 325 (9.26%) Kafka
5 320 (9.12%) React
6 312 (8.89%) .NET
7 300 (8.55%) HTML
8 289 (8.24%) RESTful
9 237 (6.75%) CSS
10 158 (4.50%) HTML5
11 148 (4.22%) Spring
12 144 (4.10%) REST
13 116 (3.31%) Elastic Stack
14 96 (2.74%) Vue.js
15 94 (2.68%) CSS3
16 78 (2.22%) ASP.NET
17 77 (2.19%) Apache NiFi
18 76 (2.17%) Spark Streaming
19 74 (2.11%) LAMP
20 73 (2.08%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 403 (11.48%) Public Cloud
2 233 (6.64%) Analytical Skills
3 201 (5.73%) Fintech
4 180 (5.13%) Cloud Native
5 158 (4.50%) User Experience
6 152 (4.33%) Hybrid Cloud
7 149 (4.25%) Greenfield Project
8 102 (2.91%) Hedge funds
9 97 (2.76%) Enterprise Software
10 96 (2.74%) Data Centre
11 88 (2.51%) Blog
12 81 (2.31%) Management Information System
13 78 (2.22%) Mobile App
14 68 (1.94%) Private Cloud
15 66 (1.88%) Algorithms
16 60 (1.71%) Self-Motivation
17 51 (1.45%) Data Structures
18 46 (1.31%) Robotics
19 45 (1.28%) Virtual Team
20 34 (0.97%) Smart City
Operating Systems
1 968 (27.59%) Linux
2 422 (12.03%) Windows
3 240 (6.84%) Unix
4 146 (4.16%) Ubuntu
5 117 (3.33%) Windows Server
6 90 (2.56%) Android
7 86 (2.45%) CentOS
8 77 (2.19%) Apple iOS
9 70 (1.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 51 (1.45%) Debian
11 35 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
12 33 (0.94%) CoreOS
13 27 (0.77%) Mesosphere
14 26 (0.74%) DC/OS
15 16 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
16 13 (0.37%) VMS
17 11 (0.31%) Kali Linux
18 10 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
19 8 (0.23%) Solaris
20 7 (0.20%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,558 (44.40%) DevOps
2 1,280 (36.48%) Agile Software Development
3 779 (22.20%) Software Engineering
4 611 (17.41%) Microservices
5 544 (15.50%) Continuous Integration
6 474 (13.51%) Analytics
7 459 (13.08%) Machine Learning
8 353 (10.06%) Scrum
9 349 (9.95%) Configuration Management
10 341 (9.72%) Data Science
11 306 (8.72%) Continuous Delivery
11 306 (8.72%) TDD
12 289 (8.24%) Open Source
13 285 (8.12%) Problem-Solving
14 282 (8.04%) Artificial Intelligence
15 275 (7.84%) Computer Science
16 262 (7.47%) Test Automation
17 259 (7.38%) Business Intelligence
18 235 (6.70%) Mentoring
19 220 (6.27%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1,557 (44.37%) Python
2 1,078 (30.72%) Java
3 749 (21.35%) SQL
4 618 (17.61%) JavaScript
5 437 (12.45%) Bash Shell
6 408 (11.63%) C#
7 379 (10.80%) Scala
8 314 (8.95%) Go
9 294 (8.38%) PowerShell
10 267 (7.61%) Ruby
11 200 (5.70%) PHP
12 190 (5.41%) C++
13 178 (5.07%) Perl
14 172 (4.90%) TypeScript
15 96 (2.74%) R
16 82 (2.34%) C
17 76 (2.17%) Objective-C
18 74 (2.11%) Java 8
19 70 (1.99%) ES6
20 68 (1.94%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 359 (10.23%) Degree
2 111 (3.16%) Computer Science Degree
3 67 (1.91%) Security Cleared
4 63 (1.80%) CISSP
5 62 (1.77%) AWS Certification
6 52 (1.48%) Cisco Certification
7 32 (0.91%) PhD
8 31 (0.88%) CISM
9 29 (0.83%) Master's Degree
9 29 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
9 29 (0.83%) SC Cleared
10 25 (0.71%) MBA
11 24 (0.68%) (ISC)2 CCSP
12 22 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
12 22 (0.63%) MCSE
12 22 (0.63%) SANS
13 18 (0.51%) TOGAF Certification
14 15 (0.43%) CREST Certified
15 13 (0.37%) CISA
15 13 (0.37%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 149 (4.25%) QA
2 47 (1.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 36 (1.03%) GDPR
4 30 (0.85%) PCI DSS
5 26 (0.74%) Data Quality
6 11 (0.31%) Cyber Essentials
6 11 (0.31%) SLA
7 10 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27005
8 9 (0.26%) ISO 9001
9 6 (0.17%) COBIT
9 6 (0.17%) ISO 22301
9 6 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 5 (0.14%) ISAE 3402
10 5 (0.14%) ISO 31000
10 5 (0.14%) PMO
11 4 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
12 3 (0.085%) FedRAMP
12 3 (0.085%) HIPAA
12 3 (0.085%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 3 (0.085%) RMADS
System Software
1 1,221 (34.80%) Docker
2 188 (5.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 136 (3.88%) Active Directory
4 88 (2.51%) Hyper-V
5 69 (1.97%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 50 (1.42%) Virtual Machines
6 50 (1.42%) VirtualBox
7 36 (1.03%) vSphere
8 28 (0.80%) VMware ESXi
9 18 (0.51%) Apache Flume
10 17 (0.48%) HDFS
11 14 (0.40%) iptables
12 12 (0.34%) Firmware
13 10 (0.28%) Slurm Workload Manager
13 10 (0.28%) Virtual Desktop
13 10 (0.28%) Xen
14 8 (0.23%) Varnish
14 8 (0.23%) Virtual Servers
14 8 (0.23%) XenServer
15 7 (0.20%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 1,043 (29.72%) Kubernetes
2 737 (21.00%) Ansible
3 583 (16.61%) Terraform
4 564 (16.07%) Puppet
5 510 (14.53%) Opscode Chef
6 93 (2.65%) Oozie
7 91 (2.59%) Prometheus
8 86 (2.45%) Salt
9 75 (2.14%) Nagios
10 74 (2.11%) Packer
11 68 (1.94%) Consul
12 65 (1.85%) Docker Swarm
13 52 (1.48%) Automic
14 47 (1.34%) Graphite
15 45 (1.28%) Rancher
16 39 (1.11%) Mesos
17 37 (1.05%) CFEngine
18 31 (0.88%) Grafana
19 26 (0.74%) Hadoop YARN
19 26 (0.74%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 2,187 (62.33%) Google
2 430 (12.25%) Microsoft
3 251 (7.15%) VMware
4 193 (5.50%) IBM
5 151 (4.30%) Cloudera
6 150 (4.27%) Tableau
7 133 (3.79%) Oracle
8 124 (3.53%) Splunk
9 107 (3.05%) SAP
10 94 (2.68%) Rackspace
11 93 (2.65%) Red Hat
12 64 (1.82%) Atlassian
12 64 (1.82%) Cisco
13 55 (1.57%) SaltStack
14 49 (1.40%) Adobe
15 46 (1.31%) Salesforce.com
16 45 (1.28%) Hortonworks
17 43 (1.23%) New Relic
17 43 (1.23%) ServiceNow
18 42 (1.20%) Talend