Period
to 21 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 21 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Cloud Platform (GCP)
South East > Kent
6 months to
21 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 91 90 108
Rank change year-on-year -1 +18 +20
Permanent jobs citing GCP 6 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.64% 0.30% 0.075%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.26% 1.46% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 0
Kent median annual salary £55,000 £43,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.44% - -
South East median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year -4.00% - +38.89%

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 Kent with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 266 206 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 28.24% 20.81% 12.49%
Number of salaries quoted 235 174 134
Kent median annual salary £44,143 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.36% - -5.33%
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,250 £23,900
90th Percentile £60,000 £65,875 £77,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

GCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for GCP in Kent

GCP
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for GCP in Kent

GCP
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GCP in Kent over the 6 months to 21 November 2019.

Salary histogram for GCP in Kent

GCP
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GCP within the Kent region over the 6 months to 21 November 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
Tonbridge - 3 £55,000 -
Chatham +9 2 - -
GCP
South East

For the 6 months to 21 November 2019, 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 Kent region with a requirement for GCP.

1 6 (100.00%) Google
2 5 (83.33%) AWS
2 5 (83.33%) DevOps
3 4 (66.67%) Azure
3 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
3 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (50.00%) Web Services
4 3 (50.00%) VMware
4 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
5 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (33.33%) Octopus Deploy
5 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 2 (33.33%) Coaching
5 2 (33.33%) Microservices
5 2 (33.33%) Citrix Hypervisor
5 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
5 2 (33.33%) Process Improvement
5 2 (33.33%) React
5 2 (33.33%) Terraform
5 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
5 2 (33.33%) Serverless
5 2 (33.33%) Information Security
5 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
5 2 (33.33%) C#
5 2 (33.33%) .NET
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (33.33%) MVC
5 2 (33.33%) Finance
5 2 (33.33%) Scrum
5 2 (33.33%) JSON

GCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) AWS
2 4 (66.67%) Azure
3 2 (33.33%) AWS IoT
3 2 (33.33%) Serverless
4 1 (16.67%) AdWords
4 1 (16.67%) G Suite
4 1 (16.67%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) BigQuery
2 1 (16.67%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) .NET Developer
1 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Automation Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
1 2 (33.33%) C# Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Cloud Automation Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Cloud Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Full Stack Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Principal Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Senior .NET Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Senior C# .NET Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Senior C# Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Senior Full Stack Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Data Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (33.33%) JSON
2 2 (33.33%) React
2 2 (33.33%) YAML
3 1 (16.67%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Data Structures
2 1 (16.67%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) CentOS
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
1 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) DevOps
2 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (33.33%) Coaching
3 2 (33.33%) Community of Practice
3 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (33.33%) Information Security
3 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Automation
3 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 2 (33.33%) Microservices
3 2 (33.33%) MVC
3 2 (33.33%) Process Improvement
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) Analytics
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (16.67%) Data Ingestion
4 1 (16.67%) Data Modelling
4 1 (16.67%) Data Science
4 1 (16.67%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
3 2 (33.33%) C#
4 1 (16.67%) Python
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Citrix Hypervisor
1 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Google
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Dell Compellent
3 1 (16.67%) EMC