Period
to 19 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 19 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Cloud Platform (GCP)
England > London
6 months to
19 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 66 125 349
Rank change year-on-year +59 +224 +136
Permanent jobs citing GCP 2,339 1,792 700
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 4.28% 2.68% 0.94%
As % of the Cloud Services category 11.66% 9.37% 4.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1,864 1,382 587
London median annual salary £80,000 £72,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.34% +3.57% +16.67%
10th Percentile £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
90th Percentile £119,625 £106,125 £95,000
England median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £63,000
% change year-on-year +3.70% +7.14% +9.57%

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 London with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 20,054 19,119 16,090
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 36.74% 28.56% 21.53%
Number of salaries quoted 16,461 15,453 13,338
London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.33% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £34,880 £35,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £92,500 £87,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +1.94%

GCP
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for GCP in London

GCP
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for GCP in London

GCP
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GCP in London over the 6 months to 19 November 2019.

Salary histogram for GCP in London

GCP
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GCP within the London region over the 6 months to 19 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
Central London +86 542 £80,000 +14.29% 121
South London +25 30 £70,000 +133.33% 4
West London +17 28 £70,000 +7.69% 53
East London -2 12 £60,000 -14.29% 32
North London -9 1 £55,000 -22.81% 4
GCP
England

For the 6 months to 19 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 London region with a requirement for GCP.

1 1,839 (78.62%) AWS
2 1,326 (56.69%) Azure
3 1,232 (52.67%) Google
4 1,181 (50.49%) Python
5 992 (42.41%) DevOps
6 936 (40.02%) Kubernetes
7 935 (39.97%) Docker
8 841 (35.96%) Java
9 808 (34.54%) Agile Software Development
10 681 (29.12%) Linux
11 583 (24.93%) Finance
12 552 (23.60%) Terraform
13 505 (21.59%) Ansible
14 493 (21.08%) Microservices
15 475 (20.31%) JavaScript
16 462 (19.75%) Jenkins
17 447 (19.11%) SQL
18 429 (18.34%) Software Engineering
19 396 (16.93%) Puppet
20 377 (16.12%) Big Data
21 372 (15.90%) Opscode Chef
22 364 (15.56%) Analytics
22 364 (15.56%) Machine Learning
23 349 (14.92%) Migration
24 342 (14.62%) Go
25 328 (14.02%) Data Science
26 313 (13.38%) Banking
27 310 (13.25%) Continuous Integration
28 308 (13.17%) Artificial Intelligence
29 303 (12.95%) Bash Shell

GCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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
1 252 (10.77%) Apache Spark
2 170 (7.27%) Elasticsearch
3 77 (3.29%) OpenStack
4 71 (3.04%) Apache
4 71 (3.04%) Apache Airflow
5 43 (1.84%) Confluence
6 41 (1.75%) nginx
7 33 (1.41%) Apache Solr
8 29 (1.24%) Tomcat
9 28 (1.20%) Luigi
10 27 (1.15%) Cloud Foundry
10 27 (1.15%) WebSphere
11 19 (0.81%) CMS
12 15 (0.64%) WebSphere Application Server
13 14 (0.60%) IIS
14 12 (0.51%) Apache Pig
15 10 (0.43%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 10 (0.43%) Headless CMS
15 10 (0.43%) WebLogic
16 8 (0.34%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 5 (0.21%) CINEMA 4D
1 5 (0.21%) Maya
1 5 (0.21%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (0.21%) MODO
1 5 (0.21%) NUKE
2 4 (0.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (0.13%) SPSS
4 2 (0.086%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.086%) Adobe Premiere
4 2 (0.086%) Chatbot
4 2 (0.086%) InDesign
4 2 (0.086%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.086%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.043%) Gliffy
5 1 (0.043%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 50 (2.14%) FINCAD Analytics
2 13 (0.56%) Magento
3 12 (0.51%) SAP Hybris
4 11 (0.47%) Distributed Ledger
4 11 (0.47%) SDL Web 8
5 5 (0.21%) HFM
6 4 (0.17%) Oracle FAH
7 3 (0.13%) ION MarketView
7 3 (0.13%) RMDS
8 2 (0.086%) Eikon
8 2 (0.086%) SAP S/4HANA
8 2 (0.086%) Unit4 Business World
9 1 (0.043%) Cognos TM1
9 1 (0.043%) SAP BPC
9 1 (0.043%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 1,839 (78.62%) AWS
2 1,326 (56.69%) Azure
3 149 (6.37%) AWS CloudFormation
4 135 (5.77%) SaaS
5 126 (5.39%) Cloud Computing
6 118 (5.04%) PaaS
7 102 (4.36%) Serverless
8 100 (4.28%) GitHub
9 89 (3.81%) IaaS
10 59 (2.52%) Amazon ECS
11 57 (2.44%) OpenShift
12 54 (2.31%) AWS Lambda
13 42 (1.80%) Amazon S3
14 39 (1.67%) IBM Cloud
15 35 (1.50%) Amazon EC2
15 35 (1.50%) G Suite
16 34 (1.45%) CloudBees
17 33 (1.41%) Datadog
18 31 (1.33%) Power Platform
19 29 (1.24%) Stackdriver
Communications & Networking
1 116 (4.96%) Firewall
2 49 (2.09%) Internet
3 46 (1.97%) HTTP
4 44 (1.88%) TCP/IP
5 42 (1.80%) DNS
6 32 (1.37%) Network Security
7 31 (1.33%) WAN
8 29 (1.24%) VPN
9 14 (0.60%) VoIP
10 13 (0.56%) LAN
11 10 (0.43%) PBX
12 9 (0.38%) HTTPS
12 9 (0.38%) SAN
13 8 (0.34%) NAS
14 7 (0.30%) AMQP
14 7 (0.30%) MPLS
14 7 (0.30%) Wireless
15 6 (0.26%) DHCP
15 6 (0.26%) WebEx
16 5 (0.21%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 377 (16.12%) Big Data
2 264 (11.29%) PostgreSQL
3 250 (10.69%) NoSQL
4 230 (9.83%) BigQuery
5 219 (9.36%) Hadoop
6 141 (6.03%) Data Warehouse
6 141 (6.03%) MySQL
7 138 (5.90%) Relational Database
8 126 (5.39%) Amazon Redshift
9 110 (4.70%) SQL Server
10 88 (3.76%) Redis
11 85 (3.63%) Amazon Athena
12 83 (3.55%) Apache Hive
13 77 (3.29%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 75 (3.21%) MongoDB
15 73 (3.12%) Apache Cassandra
16 57 (2.44%) Flink
17 49 (2.09%) Blockchain
18 48 (2.05%) RDBMS
19 42 (1.80%) HBase
Development Applications
1 462 (19.75%) Jenkins
2 291 (12.44%) Git (software)
3 165 (7.05%) JIRA
4 140 (5.99%) TeamCity
5 131 (5.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 92 (3.93%) Octopus Deploy
7 81 (3.46%) Vagrant
8 78 (3.33%) GitLab
9 72 (3.08%) Team Foundation Server
10 71 (3.04%) Bitbucket
11 65 (2.78%) Travis CI
12 62 (2.65%) IBM UrbanCode
13 55 (2.35%) Selenium
14 54 (2.31%) Subversion
15 52 (2.22%) Maven
16 47 (2.01%) CircleCI
16 47 (2.01%) GoCD
17 34 (1.45%) Cucumber
18 32 (1.37%) JUnit
19 31 (1.33%) Gradle
General
1 583 (24.93%) Finance
2 313 (13.38%) Banking
3 120 (5.13%) Front Office
4 102 (4.36%) Retail
5 95 (4.06%) Marketing
6 72 (3.08%) Law
7 63 (2.69%) Public Sector
8 62 (2.65%) Advertising
8 62 (2.65%) Games
9 31 (1.33%) Manufacturing
10 26 (1.11%) Billing
11 24 (1.03%) Financial Institution
12 22 (0.94%) Publishing
13 21 (0.90%) Automotive
14 20 (0.86%) Telecoms
15 18 (0.77%) Legal
16 14 (0.60%) Investment Banking
17 9 (0.38%) Electronics
18 7 (0.30%) Digital Economy
18 7 (0.30%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 468 (20.01%) Developer
2 457 (19.54%) DevOps Engineer
3 327 (13.98%) Architect
4 229 (9.79%) Data Engineer
5 178 (7.61%) Consultant
6 163 (6.97%) Cloud Engineer
7 141 (6.03%) Cloud Architect
8 136 (5.81%) Python Developer
9 123 (5.26%) Senior DevOps
10 115 (4.92%) Java Developer
11 111 (4.75%) Python Engineer
12 110 (4.70%) AWS Engineer
13 105 (4.49%) Senior Developer
14 100 (4.28%) Senior DevOps Engineer
15 86 (3.68%) Software Engineer
16 80 (3.42%) Kubernetes Engineer
17 78 (3.33%) AWS DevOps
17 78 (3.33%) Platform Engineer
18 68 (2.91%) Lead DevOps
19 67 (2.86%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 298 (12.74%) Node.js
2 257 (10.99%) Web Services
3 244 (10.43%) Kafka
4 194 (8.29%) React
5 153 (6.54%) .NET
6 151 (6.46%) HTML
7 150 (6.41%) REST
8 148 (6.33%) AngularJS
9 120 (5.13%) CSS
9 120 (5.13%) Spring
10 116 (4.96%) Elastic Stack
11 115 (4.92%) RESTful
12 108 (4.62%) J2EE
13 93 (3.98%) Django
14 81 (3.46%) Spring Boot
15 80 (3.42%) RabbitMQ
16 68 (2.91%) HTML5
17 67 (2.86%) scikit-learn
18 65 (2.78%) Natural Language Processing
19 59 (2.52%) Flask
Miscellaneous
1 203 (8.68%) Public Cloud
2 170 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
3 151 (6.46%) Greenfield Project
4 139 (5.94%) Cloud Native
5 106 (4.53%) Hedge funds
6 103 (4.40%) Algorithms
7 90 (3.85%) Fixed Income
8 87 (3.72%) Equities
9 86 (3.68%) Derivative
10 74 (3.16%) Equity Derivative
11 70 (2.99%) Data Centre
12 63 (2.69%) Virtual Team
13 60 (2.57%) Blog
13 60 (2.57%) Hybrid Cloud
14 58 (2.48%) Enterprise Software
15 57 (2.44%) User Experience
16 53 (2.27%) Mobile App
17 46 (1.97%) Exotic Derivative
18 35 (1.50%) Data Structures
18 35 (1.50%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 681 (29.12%) Linux
2 231 (9.88%) Windows
3 185 (7.91%) Unix
4 46 (1.97%) Apple iOS
5 43 (1.84%) Android
6 42 (1.80%) CentOS
7 34 (1.45%) Mesosphere
7 34 (1.45%) Windows Server
8 28 (1.20%) Ubuntu
9 19 (0.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 16 (0.68%) CoreOS
11 15 (0.64%) Kali Linux
12 11 (0.47%) Mac OS
13 6 (0.26%) Debian
14 2 (0.086%) Windows Server 2008
15 1 (0.043%) Oracle Linux
15 1 (0.043%) Solaris
15 1 (0.043%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 992 (42.41%) DevOps
2 808 (34.54%) Agile Software Development
3 493 (21.08%) Microservices
4 429 (18.34%) Software Engineering
5 364 (15.56%) Analytics
5 364 (15.56%) Machine Learning
6 349 (14.92%) Migration
7 328 (14.02%) Data Science
8 310 (13.25%) Continuous Integration
9 308 (13.17%) Artificial Intelligence
10 259 (11.07%) Open Source
11 235 (10.05%) Fintech
12 231 (9.88%) Configuration Management
13 227 (9.71%) Infrastructure as Code
14 220 (9.41%) TDD
15 212 (9.06%) Mentoring
16 209 (8.94%) ETL
17 204 (8.72%) Scrum
18 184 (7.87%) Problem-Solving
19 177 (7.57%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1,181 (50.49%) Python
2 841 (35.96%) Java
3 475 (20.31%) JavaScript
4 447 (19.11%) SQL
5 342 (14.62%) Go
6 303 (12.95%) Bash Shell
7 231 (9.88%) C#
8 218 (9.32%) Scala
9 192 (8.21%) C++
10 151 (6.46%) Ruby
11 123 (5.26%) PowerShell
12 111 (4.75%) TypeScript
13 80 (3.42%) R
14 74 (3.16%) Kotlin
15 68 (2.91%) Java 8
16 58 (2.48%) Shell Script
17 55 (2.35%) C
17 55 (2.35%) PHP
18 45 (1.92%) Perl
19 40 (1.71%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 178 (7.61%) Degree
2 76 (3.25%) Computer Science Degree
3 31 (1.33%) CISSP
3 31 (1.33%) PhD
4 26 (1.11%) Cisco Certification
5 25 (1.07%) Master's Degree
6 17 (0.73%) AWS Certification
7 16 (0.68%) PMI Certification
8 12 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
9 11 (0.47%) MCSE
10 10 (0.43%) CISM
10 10 (0.43%) SANS
10 10 (0.43%) Security Cleared
11 9 (0.38%) CCNP
12 8 (0.34%) CCNA
12 8 (0.34%) CompTIA Security+
12 8 (0.34%) GIAC
12 8 (0.34%) Linux+ Certification
12 8 (0.34%) Network+ Certification
12 8 (0.34%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 110 (4.70%) QA
2 21 (0.90%) Data Quality
2 21 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (0.64%) SLA
4 11 (0.47%) PCI DSS
5 10 (0.43%) NIST
6 7 (0.30%) GDPR
7 3 (0.13%) ISO 31000
7 3 (0.13%) PMO
8 2 (0.086%) COBIT
8 2 (0.086%) ISO 22301
8 2 (0.086%) ISO/IEC 27005
8 2 (0.086%) MiFID
8 2 (0.086%) NCSC
8 2 (0.086%) SEPA
9 1 (0.043%) EMIR
9 1 (0.043%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 1 (0.043%) PSD2
System Software
1 935 (39.97%) Docker
2 41 (1.75%) Active Directory
3 38 (1.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 36 (1.54%) Hyper-V
5 27 (1.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 26 (1.11%) HDFS
7 25 (1.07%) VirtualBox
8 17 (0.73%) Virtual Machines
9 14 (0.60%) Xen
10 13 (0.56%) etcd
11 10 (0.43%) VMware Workstation
12 9 (0.38%) vSphere
13 6 (0.26%) Apache Flume
14 5 (0.21%) Citrix Hypervisor
14 5 (0.21%) KVM
15 4 (0.17%) Microsoft App-V
15 4 (0.17%) Varnish
15 4 (0.17%) XenDesktop
16 3 (0.13%) OpenAM
16 3 (0.13%) OpenIDM
Systems Management
1 936 (40.02%) Kubernetes
2 552 (23.60%) Terraform
3 505 (21.59%) Ansible
4 396 (16.93%) Puppet
5 372 (15.90%) Opscode Chef
6 105 (4.49%) Consul
7 100 (4.28%) Salt
8 97 (4.15%) Prometheus
9 85 (3.63%) Docker Swarm
10 77 (3.29%) Packer
11 62 (2.65%) Grafana
12 51 (2.18%) Graphite
12 51 (2.18%) Rancher
13 50 (2.14%) Automic
13 50 (2.14%) Istio
14 42 (1.80%) Nagios
15 26 (1.11%) Kibana
15 26 (1.11%) Mesos
16 24 (1.03%) linkerd
17 23 (0.98%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 1,232 (52.67%) Google
2 158 (6.76%) Microsoft
3 122 (5.22%) Oracle
4 113 (4.83%) Splunk
5 86 (3.68%) Tableau
6 82 (3.51%) VMware
7 70 (2.99%) IBM
8 43 (1.84%) Teradata
9 42 (1.80%) Bloomberg
10 37 (1.58%) Cloudera
10 37 (1.58%) Talend
11 36 (1.54%) ServiceNow
12 35 (1.50%) Salesforce.com
13 33 (1.41%) Adobe
14 32 (1.37%) Hortonworks
15 31 (1.33%) AppDynamics
16 29 (1.24%) Informatica
17 28 (1.20%) Cisco
18 27 (1.15%) CyberArk
19 26 (1.11%) SAP