Period
to 3 April 2020

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 3 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Cloud Platform (GCP)
England > London
6 months to
3 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 53 84 256
Rank change year-on-year +31 +172 +153
Permanent jobs citing GCP 2,363 2,277 934
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 4.93% 3.73% 1.34%
As % of the Cloud Services category 12.83% 12.17% 5.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2,030 1,925 786
Median annual salary £82,500 £75,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £52,500 £48,750 £46,250
90th Percentile £127,500 £115,000 £95,000
England median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% +16.67% +9.09%

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 18,411 18,714 18,032
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 38.40% 30.67% 25.83%
Number of salaries quoted 14,968 15,226 14,976
Median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £102,500 £95,000 £90,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%

GCP
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for GCP in London

GCP
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for GCP in London

GCP
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing GCP in London over the 6 months to 3 April 2020.

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 3 April 2020. 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 +43 466 £80,000 +6.67% 129
West London +23 68 £65,000 -10.34% 49
South London +30 34 £62,500 -13.19% 9
East London -4 13 £72,500 +3.57% 13
North London -13 3 £52,500 -19.23% 8
GCP
England

For the 6 months to 3 April 2020, 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 1,882 (79.64%) AWS
2 1,472 (62.29%) Azure
3 1,150 (48.67%) Google
4 1,103 (46.68%) Python
5 992 (41.98%) Agile Software Development
6 987 (41.77%) DevOps
7 913 (38.64%) Java
8 892 (37.75%) Kubernetes
9 828 (35.04%) Docker
10 767 (32.46%) Finance
11 629 (26.62%) JavaScript
12 626 (26.49%) Software Engineering
13 517 (21.88%) Terraform
14 471 (19.93%) Node.js
15 469 (19.85%) Microservices
16 436 (18.45%) Banking
17 434 (18.37%) React
18 431 (18.24%) Web Services
19 427 (18.07%) SQL
20 415 (17.56%) Linux
21 396 (16.76%) Ansible
22 392 (16.59%) Analytics
23 348 (14.73%) Artificial Intelligence
24 335 (14.18%) Machine Learning
25 317 (13.42%) Migration
26 310 (13.12%) Asset Management
26 310 (13.12%) AngularJS
27 305 (12.91%) Jenkins
27 305 (12.91%) Big Data
28 304 (12.87%) Hedge funds

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
1 271 (11.47%) Apache Spark
2 94 (3.98%) Apache Airflow
3 52 (2.20%) Elasticsearch
4 45 (1.90%) Confluence
5 41 (1.74%) Apache
6 34 (1.44%) Luigi
7 29 (1.23%) Cloud Foundry
8 27 (1.14%) OpenStack
9 24 (1.02%) Tomcat
9 24 (1.02%) WebLogic
9 24 (1.02%) WordPress
10 21 (0.89%) WebSphere
11 19 (0.80%) nginx
12 18 (0.76%) CMS
13 12 (0.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 11 (0.47%) Jupyter
15 9 (0.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 9 (0.38%) Oracle Service Bus
15 9 (0.38%) Tornado
16 7 (0.30%) SAS
Applications
1 16 (0.68%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 15 (0.63%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (0.38%) MS Visio
4 8 (0.34%) Gliffy
5 7 (0.30%) Microsoft Office
6 2 (0.085%) Chatbot
7 1 (0.042%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 26 (1.10%) FINCAD Analytics
2 10 (0.42%) HFM
3 9 (0.38%) Oracle FAH
4 7 (0.30%) Distributed Ledger
5 5 (0.21%) Magento
6 3 (0.13%) Oracle Applications
6 3 (0.13%) SAP BPC
6 3 (0.13%) Tesseract
7 2 (0.085%) Eikon
7 2 (0.085%) Markit EDM
7 2 (0.085%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.085%) Oracle General Ledger
7 2 (0.085%) Oracle Internet Expenses
7 2 (0.085%) Oracle Payables
7 2 (0.085%) Oracle Receivables
7 2 (0.085%) SAP Hybris
7 2 (0.085%) SAP S/4HANA
7 2 (0.085%) SDL Web 8
7 2 (0.085%) SimCorp Dimension
7 2 (0.085%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1,882 (79.64%) AWS
2 1,472 (62.29%) Azure
3 144 (6.09%) PaaS
4 127 (5.37%) Serverless
5 120 (5.08%) AWS CloudFormation
6 116 (4.91%) SaaS
7 107 (4.53%) OpenShift
8 105 (4.44%) IaaS
9 95 (4.02%) Cloud Computing
10 79 (3.34%) Amazon ECS
11 76 (3.22%) GitHub
12 65 (2.75%) Amazon EMR
13 64 (2.71%) Amazon S3
14 54 (2.29%) Amazon EC2
15 51 (2.16%) IBM Cloud
16 49 (2.07%) Amazon SQS
16 49 (2.07%) Power Platform
17 44 (1.86%) Amazon EKS
18 42 (1.78%) AWS Lambda
19 39 (1.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 86 (3.64%) Firewall
2 39 (1.65%) Network Security
3 36 (1.52%) WAN
4 28 (1.18%) DNS
4 28 (1.18%) VPN
5 27 (1.14%) LAN
6 26 (1.10%) SAN
6 26 (1.10%) TCP/IP
7 22 (0.93%) Internet
8 21 (0.89%) HTTP
9 16 (0.68%) VoIP
10 13 (0.55%) PBX
11 11 (0.47%) IPsec
12 10 (0.42%) SSH
12 10 (0.42%) SSL
13 8 (0.34%) IPv4
14 7 (0.30%) MPLS
14 7 (0.30%) WebEx
15 6 (0.25%) Cisco ISE
15 6 (0.25%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 305 (12.91%) Big Data
2 296 (12.53%) NoSQL
3 216 (9.14%) Hadoop
4 203 (8.59%) BigQuery
5 182 (7.70%) PostgreSQL
6 164 (6.94%) Amazon Redshift
7 133 (5.63%) Data Warehouse
8 116 (4.91%) SQL Server
9 110 (4.66%) Relational Database
10 85 (3.60%) Apache Cassandra
11 84 (3.55%) MySQL
12 79 (3.34%) Amazon Athena
13 78 (3.30%) Amazon DynamoDB
14 59 (2.50%) Apache Hive
14 59 (2.50%) MongoDB
14 59 (2.50%) Snowflake Schema
15 58 (2.45%) Data Lake
16 49 (2.07%) Neo4j
16 49 (2.07%) Power BI
16 49 (2.07%) Redis
Development Applications
1 305 (12.91%) Jenkins
2 216 (9.14%) Git (software)
3 99 (4.19%) JIRA
4 98 (4.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 67 (2.84%) TeamCity
6 61 (2.58%) Artifactory
7 53 (2.24%) GitLab
8 50 (2.12%) Vagrant
9 46 (1.95%) RStudio
10 44 (1.86%) Maven
11 42 (1.78%) Bitbucket
12 40 (1.69%) Selenium
13 36 (1.52%) webpack
14 27 (1.14%) Octopus Deploy
15 26 (1.10%) CircleCI
15 26 (1.10%) Cucumber
16 25 (1.06%) Babel
16 25 (1.06%) Gradle
17 23 (0.97%) Cypress.io
18 20 (0.85%) SonarQube
General
1 767 (32.46%) Finance
2 436 (18.45%) Banking
3 292 (12.36%) Front Office
4 179 (7.58%) Investment Banking
5 110 (4.66%) Retail
6 86 (3.64%) Marketing
7 74 (3.13%) Public Sector
8 66 (2.79%) Games
9 34 (1.44%) Law
10 33 (1.40%) Legal
10 33 (1.40%) Telecoms
11 32 (1.35%) Manufacturing
12 25 (1.06%) Publishing
13 21 (0.89%) Advertising
13 21 (0.89%) Financial Institution
14 15 (0.63%) Billing
14 15 (0.63%) Digital Economy
15 13 (0.55%) Automotive
16 7 (0.30%) Back Office
17 4 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 511 (21.63%) Developer
2 368 (15.57%) Architect
3 345 (14.60%) DevOps Engineer
4 244 (10.33%) Data Engineer
5 171 (7.24%) AWS Engineer
6 161 (6.81%) Software Engineer
7 150 (6.35%) Cloud Architect
8 135 (5.71%) Java Developer
9 132 (5.59%) Cloud Engineer
10 108 (4.57%) Front Office Developer
11 100 (4.23%) Solutions Architect
12 97 (4.10%) Senior Developer
13 91 (3.85%) Python Engineer
14 84 (3.55%) AWS Developer
15 83 (3.51%) Consultant
15 83 (3.51%) Data Architect
16 82 (3.47%) Python Developer
17 81 (3.43%) React Developer
18 79 (3.34%) Full Stack Developer
19 78 (3.30%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 471 (19.93%) Node.js
2 434 (18.37%) React
3 431 (18.24%) Web Services
4 310 (13.12%) AngularJS
5 247 (10.45%) Kafka
6 221 (9.35%) .NET
7 184 (7.79%) Vue.js
8 173 (7.32%) J2EE
9 136 (5.76%) REST
10 108 (4.57%) HTML
11 107 (4.53%) CSS
12 102 (4.32%) Spring
13 99 (4.19%) RESTful
14 85 (3.60%) Redux
14 85 (3.60%) Spring Boot
14 85 (3.60%) TensorFlow
15 69 (2.92%) ASP.NET
16 64 (2.71%) Spark Streaming
17 54 (2.29%) GraphQL
18 52 (2.20%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 304 (12.87%) Hedge funds
2 287 (12.15%) Public Cloud
3 284 (12.02%) Fixed Income
4 281 (11.89%) Equities
5 278 (11.76%) Derivative
6 198 (8.38%) Cloud Native
7 187 (7.91%) Greenfield Project
8 185 (7.83%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 158 (6.69%) Blog
10 129 (5.46%) Analytical Skills
11 109 (4.61%) Equity Derivative
12 85 (3.60%) Hybrid Cloud
13 71 (3.00%) Data Centre
14 69 (2.92%) Algorithms
15 64 (2.71%) User Experience
16 58 (2.45%) Exotic Derivative
17 52 (2.20%) Data Structures
17 52 (2.20%) Mobile App
18 42 (1.78%) Enterprise Software
19 38 (1.61%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 415 (17.56%) Linux
2 137 (5.80%) Windows
3 45 (1.90%) Unix
4 29 (1.23%) Apple iOS
4 29 (1.23%) CentOS
5 26 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 26 (1.10%) Windows Server
6 25 (1.06%) Android
7 9 (0.38%) Kali Linux
8 7 (0.30%) Ubuntu
9 5 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (0.17%) Mesosphere
11 3 (0.13%) CoreOS
11 3 (0.13%) Debian
12 2 (0.085%) FreeBSD
13 1 (0.042%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.042%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.042%) VMS
13 1 (0.042%) Windows Server 2012
13 1 (0.042%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 992 (41.98%) Agile Software Development
2 987 (41.77%) DevOps
3 626 (26.49%) Software Engineering
4 469 (19.85%) Microservices
5 392 (16.59%) Analytics
6 348 (14.73%) Artificial Intelligence
7 335 (14.18%) Machine Learning
8 317 (13.42%) Migration
9 310 (13.12%) Asset Management
10 298 (12.61%) Open Source
11 296 (12.53%) Data Science
12 288 (12.19%) Investment Management
13 264 (11.17%) Decision-Making
14 261 (11.05%) Fintech
15 239 (10.11%) Continuous Integration
16 238 (10.07%) Scrum
17 217 (9.18%) Portfolio Management
18 215 (9.10%) ETL
19 197 (8.34%) Infrastructure as Code
20 188 (7.96%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1,103 (46.68%) Python
2 913 (38.64%) Java
3 629 (26.62%) JavaScript
4 427 (18.07%) SQL
5 266 (11.26%) Scala
6 243 (10.28%) C#
7 234 (9.90%) Go
8 200 (8.46%) C++
9 146 (6.18%) Bash Shell
10 143 (6.05%) Ruby
11 118 (4.99%) TypeScript
12 109 (4.61%) R
13 81 (3.43%) Kotlin
14 78 (3.30%) PowerShell
15 56 (2.37%) Java 8
16 51 (2.16%) PHP
17 37 (1.57%) C
17 37 (1.57%) Groovy
18 34 (1.44%) RPG
19 33 (1.40%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 174 (7.36%) Degree
2 91 (3.85%) Computer Science Degree
3 43 (1.82%) PhD
4 34 (1.44%) Cisco Certification
5 24 (1.02%) Master's Degree
6 20 (0.85%) AWS Certification
7 14 (0.59%) CCNP
8 13 (0.55%) CISSP
9 10 (0.42%) Security Cleared
10 9 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (0.38%) SANS
11 8 (0.34%) CCNA
11 8 (0.34%) MBA
11 8 (0.34%) PMI Certification
12 7 (0.30%) CCIE
12 7 (0.30%) CCIE Collaboration
13 6 (0.25%) CISM
13 6 (0.25%) ISTQB
14 5 (0.21%) CCSP
14 5 (0.21%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (3.47%) QA
2 26 (1.10%) GDPR
3 18 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 15 (0.63%) Data Quality
5 12 (0.51%) PCI DSS
6 11 (0.47%) SLA
7 5 (0.21%) NIST
8 4 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 4 (0.17%) NIST 800
9 3 (0.13%) PMO
10 2 (0.085%) Actionable Recommendations
10 2 (0.085%) COBIT
10 2 (0.085%) ISO 31000
11 1 (0.042%) EMIR
11 1 (0.042%) ISO 8583
11 1 (0.042%) ISO/IEC 27005
11 1 (0.042%) MiFID
System Software
1 828 (35.04%) Docker
2 41 (1.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (1.44%) VirtualBox
4 29 (1.23%) Virtual Machines
5 26 (1.10%) Hyper-V
6 16 (0.68%) Active Directory
7 14 (0.59%) Xen
8 9 (0.38%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 7 (0.30%) Virtual Servers
10 6 (0.25%) etcd
11 5 (0.21%) HDFS
11 5 (0.21%) VMware Workstation
12 4 (0.17%) OpenAM
12 4 (0.17%) OpenDJ
12 4 (0.17%) OpenIDM
12 4 (0.17%) VMware Server
13 3 (0.13%) Varnish
14 2 (0.085%) Apache Flume
14 2 (0.085%) Lustre
14 2 (0.085%) Slurm Workload Manager
Systems Management
1 892 (37.75%) Kubernetes
2 517 (21.88%) Terraform
3 396 (16.76%) Ansible
4 190 (8.04%) Puppet
5 158 (6.69%) Opscode Chef
6 64 (2.71%) Docker Swarm
7 46 (1.95%) Prometheus
8 43 (1.82%) Istio
9 40 (1.69%) Grafana
10 33 (1.40%) Consul
10 33 (1.40%) Packer
11 32 (1.35%) Salt
12 18 (0.76%) Graphite
13 15 (0.63%) Rancher
14 12 (0.51%) Mesos
15 11 (0.47%) Nessus
15 11 (0.47%) Nmap
15 11 (0.47%) Oozie
16 10 (0.42%) linkerd
16 10 (0.42%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 1,150 (48.67%) Google
2 151 (6.39%) Microsoft
3 107 (4.53%) Tableau
4 88 (3.72%) Oracle
5 78 (3.30%) IBM
6 70 (2.96%) VMware
7 48 (2.03%) Red Hat
8 45 (1.90%) Splunk
9 40 (1.69%) Hortonworks
10 39 (1.65%) Cloudera
11 36 (1.52%) Informatica
11 36 (1.52%) Talend
12 30 (1.27%) Databricks
13 29 (1.23%) Cisco
14 26 (1.10%) Bloomberg
15 25 (1.06%) Teradata
16 23 (0.97%) SAP
17 16 (0.68%) Atlassian
17 16 (0.68%) Facebook
18 15 (0.63%) Sybase