Period
to

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 21 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Cloud Platform (GCP)
England > London
6 months to
21 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 25 28 51
Rank change year-on-year +3 +23 +24
Permanent jobs citing GCP 7,408 2,840 2,073
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 10.53% 8.25% 5.31%
As % of the Cloud Services category 20.58% 17.54% 13.42%
Number of salaries quoted 2,729 2,009 1,703
10th Percentile £56,250 £53,700 £51,250
25th Percentile £66,250 £65,000 £65,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £87,500 £80,000 £82,500
Median % change year-on-year +9.38% -3.03% +6.45%
75th Percentile £110,000 £102,500 £105,000
90th Percentile £130,000 £122,500 £122,500
England median annual salary £80,000 £72,500 £75,000
% change year-on-year +10.34% -3.33% +7.14%

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 35,990 16,193 15,450
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 51.17% 47.04% 39.56%
Number of salaries quoted 16,801 12,364 12,788
10th Percentile £41,503 £42,500 £37,500
25th Percentile £53,750 £53,750 £50,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £72,500 £70,000 £68,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.57% +2.94% +4.62%
75th Percentile £93,750 £87,500 £86,250
90th Percentile £112,500 £105,000 £105,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £59,111 £57,500
% change year-on-year +1.50% +2.80% +4.55%

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 21 May 2022.

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 21 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London -8 452 £85,000 - 94
West London +29 291 £63,750 -8.93% 16
South London +46 172 - - 3
East London -6 78 £112,500 +50.00% 17
North London -15 32 - - 4
GCP
England

For the 6 months to 21 May 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 London region with a requirement for GCP.

1 5,596 (75.54%) AWS
2 4,342 (58.61%) Azure
3 4,002 (54.02%) Python
4 3,587 (48.42%) Agile
5 2,937 (39.65%) Kubernetes
6 2,897 (39.11%) DevOps
7 2,878 (38.85%) CI/CD
8 2,794 (37.72%) Finance
9 2,759 (37.24%) Google
10 2,729 (36.84%) Java
11 2,629 (35.49%) Software Engineering
12 2,556 (34.50%) Docker
13 2,091 (28.23%) Terraform
14 1,977 (26.69%) SQL
15 1,949 (26.31%) Microservices
16 1,840 (24.84%) JavaScript
17 1,634 (22.06%) Analytics
18 1,556 (21.00%) React
19 1,479 (19.96%) Data Science
20 1,447 (19.53%) Serverless
21 1,429 (19.29%) Social Skills
22 1,410 (19.03%) Git (software)
23 1,317 (17.78%) Jenkins
24 1,310 (17.68%) TDD
25 1,275 (17.21%) Node.js
26 1,228 (16.58%) Machine Learning
27 1,151 (15.54%) Full Stack Development
28 1,149 (15.51%) Mentoring
29 1,138 (15.36%) Infrastructure as Code
30 1,115 (15.05%) NoSQL

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
1 646 (8.72%) Apache Spark
2 496 (6.70%) Apache Airflow
3 387 (5.22%) Apache
4 345 (4.66%) Elasticsearch
5 128 (1.73%) Confluence
6 114 (1.54%) CMS
7 107 (1.44%) IIS
8 91 (1.23%) nginx
9 80 (1.08%) Tomcat
10 68 (0.92%) JBoss
11 64 (0.86%) OpenStack
12 53 (0.72%) Apache Pulsar
13 49 (0.66%) Headless CMS
14 41 (0.55%) WordPress
15 31 (0.42%) Cloud Foundry
16 30 (0.40%) Luigi
17 26 (0.35%) Tornado
18 20 (0.27%) SharePoint
19 19 (0.26%) Jupyter
20 16 (0.22%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 37 (0.50%) Chatbot
2 29 (0.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 29 (0.39%) MS Visio
3 23 (0.31%) Microsoft Excel
4 9 (0.12%) Microsoft Office
5 6 (0.081%) Microsoft Project
6 5 (0.067%) Adobe Captivate
6 5 (0.067%) InVision
6 5 (0.067%) Spreadsheet
7 3 (0.040%) Blender
7 3 (0.040%) Maya
8 1 (0.013%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.013%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 17 (0.23%) Oracle Payables
2 12 (0.16%) thinkFolio
3 11 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
3 11 (0.15%) R3 Corda
4 10 (0.13%) Line 50
4 10 (0.13%) Sage 200
4 10 (0.13%) Sentinel
5 8 (0.11%) Magento
5 8 (0.11%) SAP Hybris
6 4 (0.054%) Payment Gateway
7 3 (0.040%) Summit
8 2 (0.027%) Cloudability
8 2 (0.027%) Distributed Ledger
8 2 (0.027%) Oracle EBS
8 2 (0.027%) SAP S/4HANA
9 1 (0.013%) Misys Midas
Cloud Services
1 5,596 (75.54%) AWS
2 4,342 (58.61%) Azure
3 1,447 (19.53%) Serverless
4 581 (7.84%) AWS Lambda
5 472 (6.37%) AWS CloudFormation
6 461 (6.22%) SaaS
7 452 (6.10%) Cloud Computing
8 425 (5.74%) PaaS
9 420 (5.67%) Amazon S3
10 387 (5.22%) GitHub
11 321 (4.33%) Snowflake
12 275 (3.71%) Amazon ECS
13 269 (3.63%) dbt
14 264 (3.56%) Amazon Kinesis
15 235 (3.17%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 231 (3.12%) Power Platform
17 229 (3.09%) Cloud Functions
18 212 (2.86%) OpenShift
19 202 (2.73%) IaaS
20 182 (2.46%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 183 (2.47%) Firewall
2 172 (2.32%) Internet
3 118 (1.59%) Broadband
4 114 (1.54%) HTTP
5 81 (1.09%) Network Security
6 71 (0.96%) DNS
7 44 (0.59%) MQTT
8 41 (0.55%) VPN
9 37 (0.50%) TCP/IP
9 37 (0.50%) WebEx
10 16 (0.22%) SSL
11 15 (0.20%) Software-Defined Networking
12 14 (0.19%) DHCP
13 13 (0.18%) FTP
14 12 (0.16%) Cisco ASA
14 12 (0.16%) WAN
15 11 (0.15%) Modbus
16 10 (0.13%) LAN
17 9 (0.12%) Kerberos
17 9 (0.12%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,115 (15.05%) NoSQL
2 1,055 (14.24%) BigQuery
3 741 (10.00%) Big Data
4 683 (9.22%) PostgreSQL
5 627 (8.46%) Relational Database
6 513 (6.92%) Data Warehouse
7 509 (6.87%) MongoDB
8 502 (6.78%) MySQL
9 440 (5.94%) Hadoop
10 389 (5.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 308 (4.16%) Tableau
12 306 (4.13%) SQL Server
13 296 (4.00%) Amazon Redshift
14 276 (3.73%) Data Lake
15 271 (3.66%) Looker
16 243 (3.28%) Redis
17 228 (3.08%) Power BI
18 213 (2.88%) Amazon Athena
19 184 (2.48%) Flink
20 179 (2.42%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 1,410 (19.03%) Git (software)
2 1,317 (17.78%) Jenkins
3 410 (5.53%) JIRA
4 402 (5.43%) Maven
5 321 (4.33%) Gradle
6 275 (3.71%) TeamCity
7 245 (3.31%) JUnit
8 236 (3.19%) CircleCI
9 234 (3.16%) Mockito
10 231 (3.12%) GitLab
10 231 (3.12%) Octopus Deploy
11 206 (2.78%) Cypress.io
12 178 (2.40%) Team Foundation Server
13 154 (2.08%) Selenium
14 144 (1.94%) Travis CI
15 139 (1.88%) Bitbucket
16 135 (1.82%) Postman
17 128 (1.73%) webpack
18 123 (1.66%) IBM UrbanCode
19 110 (1.48%) Cucumber
General
1 2,794 (37.72%) Finance
2 1,429 (19.29%) Social Skills
3 841 (11.35%) Banking
4 807 (10.89%) Inclusion and Diversity
5 680 (9.18%) Analytical Skills
6 551 (7.44%) Games
7 538 (7.26%) Retail
8 518 (6.99%) Manufacturing
9 490 (6.61%) Marketing
10 341 (4.60%) Front Office
11 263 (3.55%) Public Sector
12 181 (2.44%) Advertising
13 172 (2.32%) Presentation Skills
14 166 (2.24%) Telecoms
15 126 (1.70%) Legal
16 108 (1.46%) Organisational Skills
17 93 (1.26%) Financial Institution
18 84 (1.13%) Pharmaceutical
19 79 (1.07%) Publishing
20 78 (1.05%) Influencing Skills
Job Titles
1 1,544 (20.84%) Developer
2 1,319 (17.81%) Software Engineer
3 856 (11.56%) DevOps Engineer
4 813 (10.97%) Data Engineer
5 589 (7.95%) Architect
6 499 (6.74%) Cloud Engineer
7 471 (6.36%) Java Engineer
8 429 (5.79%) Senior DevOps
9 403 (5.44%) Java Developer
10 400 (5.40%) Senior Developer
11 392 (5.29%) Senior DevOps Engineer
12 390 (5.26%) Senior Software Engineer
13 361 (4.87%) Developer/Software Engineer
14 348 (4.70%) AWS Engineer
15 287 (3.87%) Principal Engineer
16 271 (3.66%) Full Stack Developer
17 267 (3.60%) AWS Developer
18 250 (3.37%) Technical Leader
19 248 (3.35%) Senior Data Engineer
20 239 (3.23%) Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,556 (21.00%) React
2 1,275 (17.21%) Node.js
3 1,014 (13.69%) Kafka
4 686 (9.26%) Spring
5 678 (9.15%) REST
6 560 (7.56%) AngularJS
7 556 (7.51%) RESTful
8 478 (6.45%) .NET
9 444 (5.99%) HTML
10 434 (5.86%) Spring Boot
11 387 (5.22%) CSS
12 383 (5.17%) Vue.js
13 362 (4.89%) GraphQL
14 304 (4.10%) .NET Core
15 275 (3.71%) Elastic Stack
16 272 (3.67%) Apache Beam
17 248 (3.35%) React Native
18 241 (3.25%) Web Services
19 236 (3.19%) Jest
20 232 (3.13%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 722 (9.75%) Public Cloud
2 673 (9.08%) Cloud Native
3 589 (7.95%) User Experience
4 563 (7.60%) Algorithms
5 470 (6.34%) Life Science
6 457 (6.17%) Greenfield Project
7 348 (4.70%) Data Structures
8 336 (4.54%) Derivative
9 305 (4.12%) Equities
10 297 (4.01%) Mobile App
11 294 (3.97%) Hedge funds
12 267 (3.60%) Fixed Income
13 226 (3.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 213 (2.88%) Blog
15 196 (2.65%) Self-Motivation
16 155 (2.09%) Blockchain
17 148 (2.00%) Linux Command Line
18 127 (1.71%) Social Network
19 123 (1.66%) Data Centre
20 116 (1.57%) Legacy Applications
Operating Systems
1 1,044 (14.09%) Linux
2 399 (5.39%) Windows
3 283 (3.82%) Unix
4 212 (2.86%) Apple iOS
5 199 (2.69%) Android
6 103 (1.39%) Mesosphere
7 95 (1.28%) Windows Server
8 42 (0.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 37 (0.50%) VMS
10 26 (0.35%) Mac OS
11 19 (0.26%) Mac OS X
12 17 (0.23%) Ubuntu
13 15 (0.20%) Windows 10
14 13 (0.18%) Debian
15 12 (0.16%) CentOS
16 7 (0.094%) Alpine Linux
17 6 (0.081%) Amazon Linux
17 6 (0.081%) CoreOS
18 5 (0.067%) AIX
18 5 (0.067%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3,587 (48.42%) Agile
2 2,897 (39.11%) DevOps
3 2,878 (38.85%) CI/CD
4 2,629 (35.49%) Software Engineering
5 1,949 (26.31%) Microservices
6 1,634 (22.06%) Analytics
7 1,479 (19.96%) Data Science
8 1,310 (17.68%) TDD
9 1,228 (16.58%) Machine Learning
10 1,151 (15.54%) Full Stack Development
11 1,149 (15.51%) Mentoring
12 1,138 (15.36%) Infrastructure as Code
13 1,054 (14.23%) Data Engineering
14 1,051 (14.19%) Problem-Solving
15 1,042 (14.07%) Artificial Intelligence
16 888 (11.99%) Test Automation
17 846 (11.42%) Scrum
18 845 (11.41%) Continuous Integration
19 765 (10.33%) Coaching
20 743 (10.03%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 4,002 (54.02%) Python
2 2,729 (36.84%) Java
3 1,977 (26.69%) SQL
4 1,840 (24.84%) JavaScript
5 1,110 (14.98%) TypeScript
6 997 (13.46%) Go
7 652 (8.80%) Bash
8 650 (8.77%) C#
9 480 (6.48%) Scala
10 394 (5.32%) Ruby
11 365 (4.93%) PowerShell
12 272 (3.67%) C++
13 270 (3.64%) Kotlin
14 219 (2.96%) C
15 207 (2.79%) PHP
15 207 (2.79%) Rust
16 187 (2.52%) Groovy
17 181 (2.44%) R
18 142 (1.92%) ES6
19 140 (1.89%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 895 (12.08%) Degree
2 407 (5.49%) Computer Science Degree
3 140 (1.89%) Master's Degree
4 89 (1.20%) Security Cleared
5 69 (0.93%) SC Cleared
6 59 (0.80%) AWS Certification
7 50 (0.67%) Cisco Certification
7 50 (0.67%) PhD
8 41 (0.55%) TOGAF Certification
9 30 (0.40%) CISSP
9 30 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
10 26 (0.35%) Oracle Certification
11 25 (0.34%) (ISC)2 CCSP
11 25 (0.34%) OCP
12 24 (0.32%) Numerate Degree
13 23 (0.31%) CCNP
14 13 (0.18%) CCSP
14 13 (0.18%) OSCP
15 12 (0.16%) GIAC
15 12 (0.16%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 530 (7.15%) QA
2 223 (3.01%) Data Quality
3 137 (1.85%) Accessibility
4 85 (1.15%) GDPR
5 33 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 33 (0.45%) NIST
6 21 (0.28%) SOC 2
7 20 (0.27%) SLA
8 18 (0.24%) PCI DSS
9 16 (0.22%) Cyber Essentials
9 16 (0.22%) IASME
10 14 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 10 (0.13%) Actionable Recommendations
12 6 (0.081%) HIPAA
13 5 (0.067%) PSD2
13 5 (0.067%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 3 (0.040%) NCSC
14 3 (0.040%) WAI
15 1 (0.013%) ITGC
System Software
1 2,556 (34.50%) Docker
2 128 (1.73%) Virtual Machines
3 86 (1.16%) Apache Flume
4 65 (0.88%) Active Directory
5 46 (0.62%) VMware Infrastructure
6 40 (0.54%) Apache ZooKeeper
7 16 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
8 14 (0.19%) zsh
9 10 (0.13%) KVM
9 10 (0.13%) vSphere
10 9 (0.12%) HDFS
10 9 (0.12%) Hyper-V
11 7 (0.094%) ISA Server
12 6 (0.081%) Firmware
12 6 (0.081%) NFS
13 4 (0.054%) Virtual Desktop
13 4 (0.054%) VirtualBox
14 3 (0.040%) Virtual Servers
14 3 (0.040%) VMware NSX
15 2 (0.027%) etcd
Systems Management
1 2,937 (39.65%) Kubernetes
2 2,091 (28.23%) Terraform
3 1,015 (13.70%) Ansible
4 516 (6.97%) Puppet
5 469 (6.33%) Opscode Chef
6 277 (3.74%) Prometheus
7 161 (2.17%) Grafana
8 119 (1.61%) Consul
9 112 (1.51%) Kibana
10 103 (1.39%) Automic
10 103 (1.39%) logstash
11 93 (1.26%) Istio
12 80 (1.08%) Oozie
13 45 (0.61%) Fortio
13 45 (0.61%) Kiali
14 39 (0.53%) Hadoop YARN
15 36 (0.49%) Opsgenie
16 33 (0.45%) Pingdom
16 33 (0.45%) Rancher
16 33 (0.45%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 2,759 (37.24%) Google
2 591 (7.98%) Microsoft
3 314 (4.24%) Splunk
4 240 (3.24%) Oracle
5 151 (2.04%) Databricks
6 107 (1.44%) Cloudera
7 97 (1.31%) VMware
8 92 (1.24%) Facebook
9 88 (1.19%) Salesforce.com
10 84 (1.13%) New Relic
11 79 (1.07%) IBM
12 69 (0.93%) SAP
13 67 (0.90%) AppDynamics
14 65 (0.88%) Red Hat
15 61 (0.82%) Dell
16 60 (0.81%) Spotify
17 54 (0.73%) Cisco
18 51 (0.69%) Teradata
19 49 (0.66%) Informatica
20 46 (0.62%) SaltStack