Period
to 23 January 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 23 January 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Cloud Platform (GCP)
England > London
6 months to
23 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 61 97 323
Rank change year-on-year +36 +226 +114
Permanent jobs citing GCP 2,269 2,067 710
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 4.43% 3.28% 1.01%
As % of the Cloud Services category 11.66% 11.18% 4.34%
Number of salaries quoted 1,815 1,618 597
London median annual salary £80,000 £75,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +24.44%
10th Percentile £51,250 £47,500 £46,250
90th Percentile £127,500 £112,500 £93,750
England median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +3.57% +12.00% +13.64%

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 19,456 18,484 16,370
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 37.99% 29.29% 23.29%
Number of salaries quoted 15,861 14,882 13,777
London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.33% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £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% +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 23 January 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 23 January 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 +54 441 £80,000 +14.29% 201
West London +14 39 £68,750 -5.17% 43
South London +20 29 £76,250 +52.50% 7
East London -14 12 £62,500 -10.71% 13
North London -10 1 £55,000 -31.25% 5
GCP
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 1,798 (79.24%) AWS
2 1,379 (60.78%) Azure
3 1,138 (50.15%) Google
4 1,126 (49.63%) Python
5 903 (39.80%) Kubernetes
6 889 (39.18%) DevOps
7 869 (38.30%) Agile Software Development
8 862 (37.99%) Java
9 854 (37.64%) Docker
10 680 (29.97%) Finance
11 568 (25.03%) JavaScript
12 537 (23.67%) Software Engineering
13 502 (22.12%) Linux
14 483 (21.29%) Terraform
15 472 (20.80%) SQL
16 457 (20.14%) Microservices
17 431 (19.00%) Ansible
18 422 (18.60%) Analytics
19 406 (17.89%) Node.js
20 387 (17.06%) Banking
21 384 (16.92%) Web Services
22 381 (16.79%) Machine Learning
23 372 (16.39%) Jenkins
24 371 (16.35%) Migration
25 360 (15.87%) Artificial Intelligence
26 345 (15.20%) Big Data
27 343 (15.12%) Data Science
28 328 (14.46%) Open Source
29 322 (14.19%) React
30 289 (12.74%) Continuous Integration

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
1 277 (12.21%) Apache Spark
2 109 (4.80%) Elasticsearch
3 100 (4.41%) Apache Airflow
4 65 (2.86%) Apache
5 43 (1.90%) OpenStack
6 38 (1.67%) nginx
7 34 (1.50%) Luigi
8 25 (1.10%) Confluence
9 23 (1.01%) Cloud Foundry
10 21 (0.93%) Tomcat
10 21 (0.93%) WebSphere
11 20 (0.88%) CMS
12 19 (0.84%) WordPress
13 16 (0.71%) Apache Solr
14 15 (0.66%) WebLogic
15 14 (0.62%) IIS
16 13 (0.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
16 13 (0.57%) WebSphere Application Server
17 12 (0.53%) Headless CMS
18 10 (0.44%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 7 (0.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 5 (0.22%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.13%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.088%) Chatbot
4 2 (0.088%) Gliffy
4 2 (0.088%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.044%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.044%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 53 (2.34%) FINCAD Analytics
2 11 (0.48%) HFM
2 11 (0.48%) Magento
3 10 (0.44%) Oracle FAH
3 10 (0.44%) SAP Hybris
3 10 (0.44%) SDL Web 8
4 9 (0.40%) Distributed Ledger
5 3 (0.13%) ION MarketView
5 3 (0.13%) RMDS
6 2 (0.088%) Eikon
6 2 (0.088%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.088%) Oracle General Ledger
6 2 (0.088%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 2 (0.088%) Oracle Payables
6 2 (0.088%) Oracle Receivables
6 2 (0.088%) SAP BPC
6 2 (0.088%) Unit4 Business World
7 1 (0.044%) Cognos TM1
7 1 (0.044%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.044%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
Cloud Services
1 1,798 (79.24%) AWS
2 1,379 (60.78%) Azure
3 132 (5.82%) Cloud Computing
4 126 (5.55%) AWS CloudFormation
5 110 (4.85%) PaaS
5 110 (4.85%) Serverless
6 101 (4.45%) GitHub
7 97 (4.28%) SaaS
8 88 (3.88%) OpenShift
9 82 (3.61%) Amazon ECS
10 79 (3.48%) IaaS
11 50 (2.20%) Amazon SQS
12 45 (1.98%) Amazon EMR
12 45 (1.98%) AWS Lambda
13 43 (1.90%) Amazon Kinesis
13 43 (1.90%) Amazon S3
14 40 (1.76%) IBM Cloud
15 34 (1.50%) Stackdriver
16 32 (1.41%) G Suite
17 29 (1.28%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 89 (3.92%) Firewall
2 42 (1.85%) Internet
3 37 (1.63%) HTTP
4 34 (1.50%) WAN
5 28 (1.23%) Network Security
6 26 (1.15%) DNS
7 25 (1.10%) TCP/IP
8 20 (0.88%) VPN
9 19 (0.84%) LAN
10 17 (0.75%) SAN
11 13 (0.57%) PBX
12 12 (0.53%) NAS
13 9 (0.40%) VoIP
14 7 (0.31%) MPLS
14 7 (0.31%) WebEx
15 5 (0.22%) HTTPS
15 5 (0.22%) IPv4
16 3 (0.13%) Kerberos
16 3 (0.13%) OSPF
16 3 (0.13%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 345 (15.20%) Big Data
2 287 (12.65%) NoSQL
3 228 (10.05%) PostgreSQL
4 222 (9.78%) Hadoop
5 219 (9.65%) BigQuery
6 187 (8.24%) Amazon Redshift
7 160 (7.05%) Data Warehouse
8 136 (5.99%) Relational Database
9 114 (5.02%) SQL Server
10 106 (4.67%) MySQL
11 101 (4.45%) Amazon Athena
12 86 (3.79%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 80 (3.53%) Redis
14 67 (2.95%) Apache Cassandra
15 65 (2.86%) Apache Hive
16 60 (2.64%) Snowflake Schema
17 56 (2.47%) Flink
18 55 (2.42%) Data Lake
18 55 (2.42%) MongoDB
19 50 (2.20%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 372 (16.39%) Jenkins
2 215 (9.48%) Git (software)
3 119 (5.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 109 (4.80%) TeamCity
5 97 (4.28%) JIRA
6 72 (3.17%) Vagrant
7 63 (2.78%) Octopus Deploy
8 56 (2.47%) GitLab
9 53 (2.34%) Maven
10 51 (2.25%) Artifactory
11 45 (1.98%) Selenium
12 44 (1.94%) IBM UrbanCode
13 43 (1.90%) Team Foundation Server
14 42 (1.85%) Bitbucket
15 39 (1.72%) CircleCI
16 36 (1.59%) Travis CI
17 35 (1.54%) Gradle
18 32 (1.41%) Cucumber
19 29 (1.28%) GoCD
20 27 (1.19%) webpack
General
1 680 (29.97%) Finance
2 387 (17.06%) Banking
3 258 (11.37%) Front Office
4 107 (4.72%) Investment Banking
5 96 (4.23%) Marketing
6 82 (3.61%) Retail
7 67 (2.95%) Public Sector
8 59 (2.60%) Games
9 57 (2.51%) Law
10 38 (1.67%) Legal
11 36 (1.59%) Advertising
12 32 (1.41%) Billing
13 31 (1.37%) Manufacturing
14 26 (1.15%) Publishing
15 17 (0.75%) Financial Institution
16 16 (0.71%) Automotive
17 14 (0.62%) Telecoms
18 12 (0.53%) Digital Economy
19 4 (0.18%) French Language
20 3 (0.13%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 449 (19.79%) Developer
2 366 (16.13%) Architect
3 352 (15.51%) DevOps Engineer
4 241 (10.62%) Data Engineer
5 145 (6.39%) Cloud Architect
6 141 (6.21%) Consultant
7 131 (5.77%) Software Engineer
8 121 (5.33%) Cloud Engineer
9 115 (5.07%) Java Developer
10 96 (4.23%) AWS Engineer
11 94 (4.14%) Senior DevOps
12 91 (4.01%) Python Developer
13 88 (3.88%) Solutions Architect
14 84 (3.70%) Data Architect
15 80 (3.53%) Python Engineer
15 80 (3.53%) Senior Developer
15 80 (3.53%) Senior DevOps Engineer
16 75 (3.31%) JavaScript Developer
17 73 (3.22%) Full Stack Developer
18 72 (3.17%) Cloud Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 406 (17.89%) Node.js
2 384 (16.92%) Web Services
3 322 (14.19%) React
4 245 (10.80%) Kafka
5 244 (10.75%) AngularJS
6 188 (8.29%) .NET
7 177 (7.80%) J2EE
8 137 (6.04%) REST
9 108 (4.76%) HTML
9 108 (4.76%) RESTful
10 101 (4.45%) Vue.js
11 92 (4.05%) CSS
12 84 (3.70%) Elastic Stack
13 83 (3.66%) Spring
14 78 (3.44%) TensorFlow
15 65 (2.86%) Spring Boot
16 61 (2.69%) scikit-learn
17 57 (2.51%) ASP.NET
18 56 (2.47%) Natural Language Processing
19 55 (2.42%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 248 (10.93%) Hedge funds
2 244 (10.75%) Public Cloud
3 236 (10.40%) Fixed Income
4 231 (10.18%) Derivative
4 231 (10.18%) Equities
5 175 (7.71%) Greenfield Project
6 161 (7.10%) Cloud Native
7 153 (6.74%) Analytical Skills
8 149 (6.57%) Blog
9 131 (5.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 122 (5.38%) Equity Derivative
11 78 (3.44%) Data Centre
12 72 (3.17%) Algorithms
13 67 (2.95%) Hybrid Cloud
14 59 (2.60%) Virtual Team
15 58 (2.56%) Exotic Derivative
16 52 (2.29%) Mobile App
17 51 (2.25%) User Experience
18 47 (2.07%) Enterprise Software
19 44 (1.94%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 502 (22.12%) Linux
2 168 (7.40%) Windows
3 103 (4.54%) Unix
4 35 (1.54%) Apple iOS
5 34 (1.50%) Android
6 30 (1.32%) Windows Server
7 27 (1.19%) CentOS
8 25 (1.10%) Mesosphere
9 13 (0.57%) Kali Linux
10 12 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 9 (0.40%) Ubuntu
12 7 (0.31%) CoreOS
12 7 (0.31%) Windows Server 2008
13 3 (0.13%) Mac OS
14 2 (0.088%) Debian
15 1 (0.044%) Oracle Linux
15 1 (0.044%) VMS
15 1 (0.044%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 889 (39.18%) DevOps
2 869 (38.30%) Agile Software Development
3 537 (23.67%) Software Engineering
4 457 (20.14%) Microservices
5 422 (18.60%) Analytics
6 381 (16.79%) Machine Learning
7 371 (16.35%) Migration
8 360 (15.87%) Artificial Intelligence
9 343 (15.12%) Data Science
10 328 (14.46%) Open Source
11 289 (12.74%) Continuous Integration
12 256 (11.28%) Asset Management
13 241 (10.62%) ETL
14 222 (9.78%) Investment Management
15 220 (9.70%) Scrum
16 218 (9.61%) Fintech
17 217 (9.56%) Mentoring
18 201 (8.86%) Infrastructure as Code
19 199 (8.77%) Configuration Management
19 199 (8.77%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 1,126 (49.63%) Python
2 862 (37.99%) Java
3 568 (25.03%) JavaScript
4 472 (20.80%) SQL
5 276 (12.16%) Go
6 253 (11.15%) C#
7 231 (10.18%) Scala
8 227 (10.00%) C++
9 204 (8.99%) Bash Shell
10 141 (6.21%) Ruby
11 111 (4.89%) R
12 109 (4.80%) TypeScript
13 100 (4.41%) PowerShell
14 97 (4.28%) Kotlin
15 49 (2.16%) PHP
16 47 (2.07%) Java 8
17 45 (1.98%) C
18 43 (1.90%) Shell Script
19 40 (1.76%) Perl
20 36 (1.59%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 177 (7.80%) Degree
2 93 (4.10%) Computer Science Degree
3 36 (1.59%) PhD
4 29 (1.28%) Cisco Certification
4 29 (1.28%) Master's Degree
5 18 (0.79%) PMI Certification
6 16 (0.71%) CISSP
7 15 (0.66%) AWS Certification
8 9 (0.40%) CCNP
8 9 (0.40%) MBA
9 8 (0.35%) Security Cleared
10 7 (0.31%) CCIE
10 7 (0.31%) CCIE Collaboration
10 7 (0.31%) CCNA
11 6 (0.26%) CESG Certified Professional
11 6 (0.26%) CISM
11 6 (0.26%) Microsoft Certification
12 5 (0.22%) CCSP
12 5 (0.22%) ISTQB
12 5 (0.22%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 94 (4.14%) QA
2 24 (1.06%) Data Quality
3 19 (0.84%) GDPR
4 15 (0.66%) SLA
5 9 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (0.31%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.13%) ISO 31000
7 3 (0.13%) PMO
8 2 (0.088%) ISO 22301
8 2 (0.088%) ISO/IEC 27005
8 2 (0.088%) MiFID
8 2 (0.088%) NCSC
8 2 (0.088%) NIST
9 1 (0.044%) EMIR
9 1 (0.044%) PSD2
System Software
1 854 (37.64%) Docker
2 38 (1.67%) VirtualBox
3 37 (1.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 29 (1.28%) Hyper-V
5 26 (1.15%) HDFS
6 25 (1.10%) Active Directory
7 20 (0.88%) Virtual Machines
8 17 (0.75%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 13 (0.57%) Xen
10 10 (0.44%) etcd
11 8 (0.35%) VMware Workstation
12 4 (0.18%) Apache Flume
12 4 (0.18%) OpenAM
12 4 (0.18%) OpenDJ
12 4 (0.18%) OpenIDM
13 3 (0.13%) KVM
13 3 (0.13%) Microsoft App-V
13 3 (0.13%) Varnish
13 3 (0.13%) vSphere
13 3 (0.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 903 (39.80%) Kubernetes
2 483 (21.29%) Terraform
3 431 (19.00%) Ansible
4 288 (12.69%) Puppet
5 275 (12.12%) Opscode Chef
6 78 (3.44%) Prometheus
7 76 (3.35%) Docker Swarm
8 73 (3.22%) Consul
9 67 (2.95%) Salt
10 56 (2.47%) Istio
11 54 (2.38%) Grafana
12 51 (2.25%) Packer
13 37 (1.63%) Rancher
14 33 (1.45%) Graphite
15 32 (1.41%) Automic
16 25 (1.10%) Nagios
17 24 (1.06%) Mesos
18 20 (0.88%) linkerd
19 17 (0.75%) Oozie
19 17 (0.75%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 1,138 (50.15%) Google
2 139 (6.13%) Microsoft
3 111 (4.89%) Oracle
4 99 (4.36%) Tableau
5 82 (3.61%) Splunk
6 77 (3.39%) IBM
6 77 (3.39%) VMware
7 46 (2.03%) Bloomberg
7 46 (2.03%) Cloudera
7 46 (2.03%) Hortonworks
7 46 (2.03%) Talend
8 43 (1.90%) Informatica
8 43 (1.90%) Teradata
9 28 (1.23%) Cisco
10 27 (1.19%) Databricks
11 24 (1.06%) SAP
12 23 (1.01%) AppDynamics
12 23 (1.01%) Salesforce.com
13 22 (0.97%) CyberArk
14 20 (0.88%) ServiceNow