Period
to 23 January 2022

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 23 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Cloud Platform (GCP)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
23 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 59 74 111
Rank change year-on-year +15 +37 +11
Permanent jobs citing GCP 60 21 16
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Glasgow 3.86% 2.16% 0.99%
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.84% 5.54% 3.79%
Number of salaries quoted 51 15 8
10th Percentile £38,750 £39,750 -
25th Percentile £42,500 £51,750 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £65,000 £37,500
Median % change year-on-year -7.69% +73.33% -37.50%
75th Percentile £82,500 - £53,625
90th Percentile £92,500 - £57,000
Scotland median annual salary £56,250 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -10.00% +4.17% -4.00%

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 Glasgow with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Glasgow
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 679 379 422
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 43.72% 38.91% 26.21%
Number of salaries quoted 442 271 319
10th Percentile £32,050 £31,250 £30,200
25th Percentile £38,750 £37,500 £33,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £51,500 £47,500 £44,000
Median % change year-on-year +8.42% +7.95% -5.38%
75th Percentile £70,000 £61,875 £56,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £71,250 £61,250
Scotland median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -5.26%

GCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for GCP in Glasgow

GCP
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Salary trend for GCP in Glasgow

GCP
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Salary distribution for jobs citing GCP in Glasgow over the 6 months to 23 January 2022.

Salary histogram for GCP in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for GCP.

1 50 (83.33%) AWS
2 46 (76.67%) Azure
3 31 (51.67%) Java
4 26 (43.33%) Kubernetes
5 22 (36.67%) React
5 22 (36.67%) JavaScript
5 22 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (31.67%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 17 (28.33%) Software Engineering
7 17 (28.33%) Python
7 17 (28.33%) Finance
7 17 (28.33%) Docker
8 16 (26.67%) Spring Boot
8 16 (26.67%) Spring
9 15 (25.00%) DevOps
10 14 (23.33%) Public Cloud
10 14 (23.33%) AngularJS
10 14 (23.33%) Terraform
10 14 (23.33%) Google
10 14 (23.33%) CI/CD
11 13 (21.67%) SQL
11 13 (21.67%) Microservices
12 12 (20.00%) .NET
12 12 (20.00%) Retail
13 11 (18.33%) SDLC
14 10 (16.67%) Mentoring
15 9 (15.00%) Jenkins
15 9 (15.00%) C#
16 8 (13.33%) Scala
16 8 (13.33%) REST

GCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Glasgow 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 6 (10.00%) Apache Spark
2 3 (5.00%) Apache Airflow
3 2 (3.33%) Apache
4 1 (1.67%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.67%) IIS
4 1 (1.67%) Luigi
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 50 (83.33%) AWS
2 46 (76.67%) Azure
3 6 (10.00%) SaaS
4 5 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (8.33%) npm
5 4 (6.67%) Serverless
6 3 (5.00%) Amazon ECS
6 3 (5.00%) OpenShift
7 2 (3.33%) Microsoft 365
7 2 (3.33%) Power Platform
8 1 (1.67%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (1.67%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (1.67%) Amazon Kinesis
8 1 (1.67%) Amazon S3
8 1 (1.67%) Amazon SageMaker
8 1 (1.67%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (1.67%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (1.67%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (1.67%) Azure Machine Learning
8 1 (1.67%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.33%) Firewall
1 2 (3.33%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.67%) Big Data
2 4 (6.67%) MongoDB
2 4 (6.67%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (6.67%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.00%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (3.33%) Hadoop
4 2 (3.33%) Neo4j
4 2 (3.33%) Power BI
4 2 (3.33%) Tableau
5 1 (1.67%) BigQuery
5 1 (1.67%) Looker
5 1 (1.67%) Spatial Data
Development Applications
1 9 (15.00%) Jenkins
2 6 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 5 (8.33%) Grunt
3 5 (8.33%) Postman
3 5 (8.33%) webpack
4 4 (6.67%) Bitbucket
5 3 (5.00%) Artifactory
5 3 (5.00%) Cypress.io
5 3 (5.00%) JIRA
5 3 (5.00%) JUnit
5 3 (5.00%) Maven
6 2 (3.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.67%) CircleCI
7 1 (1.67%) MSBuild
7 1 (1.67%) Oracle APEX
7 1 (1.67%) Spinnaker
7 1 (1.67%) Travis CI
7 1 (1.67%) Vagrant
General
1 19 (31.67%) Inclusion and Diversity
2 17 (28.33%) Finance
3 12 (20.00%) Retail
4 7 (11.67%) Social Skills
5 4 (6.67%) Public Sector
6 3 (5.00%) Advertising
7 2 (3.33%) Banking
7 2 (3.33%) Manufacturing
7 2 (3.33%) Telecoms
8 1 (1.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 16 (26.67%) Developer
2 12 (20.00%) Java Developer
3 8 (13.33%) Software Engineer
4 7 (11.67%) Java Engineer
5 6 (10.00%) Architect
5 6 (10.00%) Consultant
5 6 (10.00%) Junior
6 5 (8.33%) Data Engineer
6 5 (8.33%) Senior Java Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) Cloud Consultant
7 4 (6.67%) Software Developer
8 3 (5.00%) .NET Developer
8 3 (5.00%) .NET Software Developer
8 3 (5.00%) Data Scientist
8 3 (5.00%) J2EE Developer
8 3 (5.00%) Java/J2EE Developer
8 3 (5.00%) Principal Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) Software Architect
9 2 (3.33%) AWS Developer
9 2 (3.33%) Cybersecurity Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (36.67%) React
2 16 (26.67%) Spring
2 16 (26.67%) Spring Boot
3 14 (23.33%) AngularJS
4 12 (20.00%) .NET
5 8 (13.33%) REST
6 7 (11.67%) Node.js
7 5 (8.33%) Ext JS
7 5 (8.33%) HTML
7 5 (8.33%) Kafka
7 5 (8.33%) Redux
8 4 (6.67%) CSS
8 4 (6.67%) HTML5
9 3 (5.00%) .NET Core
9 3 (5.00%) J2EE
9 3 (5.00%) Jest
9 3 (5.00%) jQuery
9 3 (5.00%) koa
9 3 (5.00%) Middleware
10 2 (3.33%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 14 (23.33%) Public Cloud
2 8 (13.33%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.33%) Cloud Native
3 2 (3.33%) Data Structures
3 2 (3.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.33%) Social Media
4 1 (1.67%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.67%) FMCG
4 1 (1.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.67%) Windows
2 6 (10.00%) Linux
3 3 (5.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (36.67%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (28.33%) Software Engineering
3 15 (25.00%) DevOps
4 14 (23.33%) CI/CD
5 13 (21.67%) Microservices
6 11 (18.33%) SDLC
7 10 (16.67%) Mentoring
8 7 (11.67%) BDD
8 7 (11.67%) Full Stack Development
8 7 (11.67%) Problem-Solving
8 7 (11.67%) TDD
9 6 (10.00%) Clean Code
9 6 (10.00%) Data Migration
9 6 (10.00%) Migration
10 5 (8.33%) Customer Engagement
10 5 (8.33%) ETL
10 5 (8.33%) Open Source
10 5 (8.33%) Performance Testing
10 5 (8.33%) Software Testing
10 5 (8.33%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 31 (51.67%) Java
2 22 (36.67%) JavaScript
3 17 (28.33%) Python
4 13 (21.67%) SQL
5 9 (15.00%) C#
6 8 (13.33%) Scala
7 6 (10.00%) TypeScript
8 5 (8.33%) Go
9 2 (3.33%) Java 8
9 2 (3.33%) PowerShell
9 2 (3.33%) R
10 1 (1.67%) Bash
10 1 (1.67%) Java 11
10 1 (1.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (3.33%) Degree
2 1 (1.67%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.33%) QA
2 2 (3.33%) GDPR
2 2 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 17 (28.33%) Docker
2 1 (1.67%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 26 (43.33%) Kubernetes
2 14 (23.33%) Terraform
3 4 (6.67%) Ansible
4 1 (1.67%) Docker Swarm
4 1 (1.67%) Packer
Vendors
1 14 (23.33%) Google
2 6 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
3 5 (8.33%) Verint
4 4 (6.67%) VMware
5 2 (3.33%) Adobe
5 2 (3.33%) ArcSight
5 2 (3.33%) Cisco
5 2 (3.33%) Cloudera
5 2 (3.33%) Databricks
5 2 (3.33%) Hortonworks
5 2 (3.33%) Juniper
5 2 (3.33%) NetApp
5 2 (3.33%) Splunk
6 1 (1.67%) Dataiku
6 1 (1.67%) Oracle
6 1 (1.67%) Red Hat