Period
to 17 January 2021

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 17 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Cloud Platform (GCP)
England > London
6 months to
17 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 29 62 101
Rank change year-on-year +33 +39 +223
Permanent jobs citing GCP 1,737 2,274 2,028
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 7.37% 4.44% 3.23%
As % of the Cloud Services category 16.68% 11.67% 11.05%
Number of salaries quoted 1,639 1,990 1,733
Median annual salary £75,000 £80,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £53,000 £51,250 £48,750
90th Percentile £122,500 £127,500 £112,500
England median annual salary £70,000 £72,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year -3.45% +3.57% +12.00%

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 10,414 19,481 18,348
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 44.17% 38.04% 29.21%
Number of salaries quoted 8,862 16,072 15,030
Median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% - +8.33%
10th Percentile £42,500 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £105,000 £105,000 £95,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.55% - +4.76%

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 17 January 2021.

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 17 January 2021. 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 +25 264 £80,750 +0.94% 79
West London +65 28 £77,500 +14.81% 22
South London +39 26 £72,500 -4.92% 4
East London +28 11 £72,500 +38.10% 15
North London +30 2 £48,750 -11.36% 1
GCP
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2021, 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 1,427 (82.15%) AWS
2 1,137 (65.46%) Azure
3 938 (54.00%) Python
4 757 (43.58%) Agile Software Development
5 723 (41.62%) DevOps
6 653 (37.59%) Google
7 625 (35.98%) Finance
8 608 (35.00%) Java
9 601 (34.60%) Kubernetes
10 544 (31.32%) Docker
11 409 (23.55%) Software Engineering
12 405 (23.32%) JavaScript
13 384 (22.11%) Terraform
14 367 (21.13%) Microservices
15 352 (20.26%) Web Services
16 343 (19.75%) SQL
17 302 (17.39%) Serverless
18 292 (16.81%) Analytics
19 280 (16.12%) Banking
20 270 (15.54%) Ansible
20 270 (15.54%) React
21 268 (15.43%) Asset Management
22 261 (15.03%) Fintech
23 236 (13.59%) AngularJS
24 232 (13.36%) Jenkins
25 231 (13.30%) Node.js
26 230 (13.24%) Linux
27 202 (11.63%) .NET
28 200 (11.51%) Machine Learning
29 182 (10.48%) Big Data

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
1 137 (7.89%) Apache Spark
2 101 (5.81%) Apache
3 92 (5.30%) Elasticsearch
4 48 (2.76%) Apache Airflow
5 40 (2.30%) Cloud Foundry
6 21 (1.21%) WebSphere
7 20 (1.15%) Confluence
7 20 (1.15%) Tomcat
8 18 (1.04%) Skype for Business
8 18 (1.04%) WebLogic
9 13 (0.75%) CMS
9 13 (0.75%) Tornado
10 12 (0.69%) Headless CMS
10 12 (0.69%) OpenStack
11 11 (0.63%) Luigi
11 11 (0.63%) nginx
12 7 (0.40%) WordPress
13 6 (0.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 6 (0.35%) SAS
14 4 (0.23%) DNN
Applications
1 28 (1.61%) Microsoft Office
2 18 (1.04%) MS Visio
3 8 (0.46%) Microsoft Excel
4 7 (0.40%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 7 (0.40%) InVision
4 7 (0.40%) Sketch
5 6 (0.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.058%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 3 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (0.17%) Magento
1 3 (0.17%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.058%) PolarLake
Cloud Services
1 1,427 (82.15%) AWS
2 1,137 (65.46%) Azure
3 302 (17.39%) Serverless
4 147 (8.46%) AWS Lambda
5 136 (7.83%) PaaS
6 127 (7.31%) SaaS
7 97 (5.58%) IaaS
8 77 (4.43%) AWS CloudFormation
9 71 (4.09%) Amazon ECS
10 62 (3.57%) OpenShift
11 60 (3.45%) Apigee
12 48 (2.76%) GitHub
13 46 (2.65%) Amazon S3
14 44 (2.53%) IBM Cloud
15 43 (2.48%) Power Platform
16 31 (1.78%) Firebase
17 30 (1.73%) Office 365
18 28 (1.61%) Azure Functions
19 27 (1.55%) Amazon EKS
20 26 (1.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 74 (4.26%) Firewall
2 51 (2.94%) Network Security
3 47 (2.71%) DNS
4 40 (2.30%) VPN
5 31 (1.78%) LAN
5 31 (1.78%) WAN
6 26 (1.50%) DHCP
7 22 (1.27%) IPsec
8 20 (1.15%) SNMP
8 20 (1.15%) TACACS
8 20 (1.15%) Wi-Fi
9 18 (1.04%) BGP
9 18 (1.04%) MPLS
9 18 (1.04%) MRTG
9 18 (1.04%) OSPF
9 18 (1.04%) RIP
9 18 (1.04%) Skype
9 18 (1.04%) VoIP
9 18 (1.04%) Wireless
9 18 (1.04%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 182 (10.48%) Big Data
2 174 (10.02%) NoSQL
3 170 (9.79%) BigQuery
4 153 (8.81%) Data Warehouse
5 128 (7.37%) PostgreSQL
6 126 (7.25%) MySQL
7 124 (7.14%) Amazon Redshift
8 114 (6.56%) Hadoop
9 97 (5.58%) MongoDB
10 95 (5.47%) SQL Server
11 69 (3.97%) Tableau
12 60 (3.45%) Snowflake Schema
13 50 (2.88%) Data Lake
14 49 (2.82%) Looker
15 47 (2.71%) Relational Database
16 43 (2.48%) Power BI
17 35 (2.01%) Redis
18 31 (1.78%) Apache Cassandra
19 30 (1.73%) Amazon DynamoDB
19 30 (1.73%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 232 (13.36%) Jenkins
2 166 (9.56%) Git (software)
3 81 (4.66%) GitLab
4 65 (3.74%) Artifactory
5 56 (3.22%) JIRA
6 46 (2.65%) CircleCI
7 41 (2.36%) Selenium
8 35 (2.01%) Maven
9 33 (1.90%) Cucumber
10 29 (1.67%) Travis CI
11 27 (1.55%) TeamCity
12 26 (1.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 24 (1.38%) Bitbucket
13 24 (1.38%) Sonatype Nexus
14 16 (0.92%) Octopus Deploy
15 14 (0.81%) Gradle
15 14 (0.81%) Grunt
15 14 (0.81%) webpack
16 11 (0.63%) Visual Studio
17 9 (0.52%) Babel
General
1 625 (35.98%) Finance
2 280 (16.12%) Banking
3 84 (4.84%) Games
3 84 (4.84%) Retail
4 82 (4.72%) Front Office
5 55 (3.17%) Public Sector
6 50 (2.88%) Manufacturing
7 49 (2.82%) Marketing
8 39 (2.25%) Telecoms
9 28 (1.61%) Back Office
10 27 (1.55%) Investment Banking
11 25 (1.44%) Law
12 20 (1.15%) Automotive
13 14 (0.81%) Electronics
13 14 (0.81%) Retail Banking
14 13 (0.75%) Financial Institution
15 12 (0.69%) Advertising
16 6 (0.35%) Legal
17 5 (0.29%) Billing
17 5 (0.29%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 490 (28.21%) Developer
2 218 (12.55%) Architect
3 204 (11.74%) DevOps Engineer
4 191 (11.00%) Software Engineer
5 167 (9.61%) Data Engineer
6 131 (7.54%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 124 (7.14%) Cloud Architect
8 114 (6.56%) React Developer
9 104 (5.99%) Java Developer
10 101 (5.81%) Cloud Engineer
11 99 (5.70%) Python Developer
12 95 (5.47%) AWS Engineer
13 91 (5.24%) JavaScript Developer
14 80 (4.61%) Consultant
15 77 (4.43%) Java Engineer
16 71 (4.09%) AWS Architect
17 70 (4.03%) Java Architect
18 68 (3.91%) Python Engineer
19 66 (3.80%) Senior DevOps
20 65 (3.74%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 352 (20.26%) Web Services
2 270 (15.54%) React
3 236 (13.59%) AngularJS
4 231 (13.30%) Node.js
5 202 (11.63%) .NET
6 127 (7.31%) Kafka
7 123 (7.08%) React Native
8 104 (5.99%) Spring
9 101 (5.81%) Vue.js
10 99 (5.70%) HTML
11 98 (5.64%) REST
12 89 (5.12%) CSS
12 89 (5.12%) Spring Boot
13 67 (3.86%) Flask
14 65 (3.74%) Django
15 59 (3.40%) gRPC
15 59 (3.40%) Swagger
16 57 (3.28%) OAuth
17 55 (3.17%) .NET Core
18 52 (2.99%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 178 (10.25%) Greenfield Project
2 151 (8.69%) Cloud Native
3 138 (7.94%) Hedge funds
4 124 (7.14%) Public Cloud
5 116 (6.68%) Blog
6 115 (6.62%) Fixed Income
7 107 (6.16%) Derivative
8 81 (4.66%) Equities
9 60 (3.45%) Mobile App
10 59 (3.40%) Algorithms
11 55 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
12 40 (2.30%) Data Centre
12 40 (2.30%) Data Structures
13 35 (2.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 35 (2.01%) Virtual Team
14 32 (1.84%) Credit Derivative
14 32 (1.84%) Hybrid Cloud
15 31 (1.78%) User Experience
16 29 (1.67%) Social Network
17 25 (1.44%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 230 (13.24%) Linux
2 74 (4.26%) Windows
3 32 (1.84%) Unix
4 21 (1.21%) Android
5 20 (1.15%) Apple iOS
6 19 (1.09%) Mac OS X
7 14 (0.81%) Windows Server
8 8 (0.46%) CentOS
9 6 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (0.23%) Debian
10 4 (0.23%) Mac OS
10 4 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (0.23%) Windows Server 2016
11 3 (0.17%) Mesosphere
11 3 (0.17%) Windows 10
12 2 (0.12%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.058%) Fedora
13 1 (0.058%) FreeBSD
13 1 (0.058%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 757 (43.58%) Agile Software Development
2 723 (41.62%) DevOps
3 409 (23.55%) Software Engineering
4 367 (21.13%) Microservices
5 292 (16.81%) Analytics
6 268 (15.43%) Asset Management
7 261 (15.03%) Fintech
8 200 (11.51%) Machine Learning
9 173 (9.96%) Scrum
9 173 (9.96%) TDD
10 164 (9.44%) Investment Management
11 159 (9.15%) Data Science
11 159 (9.15%) Open Source
12 156 (8.98%) Artificial Intelligence
13 151 (8.69%) Migration
14 148 (8.52%) BDD
15 143 (8.23%) Mentoring
16 139 (8.00%) ETL
17 133 (7.66%) Business Intelligence
18 115 (6.62%) Progressive Web App
Programming Languages
1 938 (54.00%) Python
2 608 (35.00%) Java
3 405 (23.32%) JavaScript
4 343 (19.75%) SQL
5 178 (10.25%) Go
6 165 (9.50%) C#
7 118 (6.79%) R
8 104 (5.99%) Scala
9 101 (5.81%) Bash Shell
10 68 (3.91%) Ruby
11 60 (3.45%) C
12 57 (3.28%) TypeScript
13 55 (3.17%) Kotlin
14 51 (2.94%) PowerShell
15 39 (2.25%) C++
16 31 (1.78%) PHP
17 29 (1.67%) Java 8
18 21 (1.21%) ES6
19 19 (1.09%) Shell Script
20 18 (1.04%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 130 (7.48%) Degree
2 40 (2.30%) Cisco Certification
3 36 (2.07%) Computer Science Degree
4 35 (2.01%) CISSP
5 29 (1.67%) PhD
6 24 (1.38%) Sun Certification
7 20 (1.15%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 17 (0.98%) OSCE
8 17 (0.98%) OSCP
9 14 (0.81%) AWS Certification
9 14 (0.81%) Master's Degree
10 11 (0.63%) CCSP
10 11 (0.63%) CEH
10 11 (0.63%) GPEN
10 11 (0.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 11 (0.63%) Security Cleared
11 10 (0.58%) CCNA
11 10 (0.58%) CCNP
12 9 (0.52%) CISM
12 9 (0.52%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (2.76%) QA
2 26 (1.50%) NIST
3 19 (1.09%) Data Quality
4 16 (0.92%) GDPR
5 11 (0.63%) PCI DSS
6 9 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 7 (0.40%) SLA
8 4 (0.23%) COBIT
9 3 (0.17%) NCSC
10 1 (0.058%) FedRAMP
10 1 (0.058%) ISO 31000
System Software
1 544 (31.32%) Docker
2 32 (1.84%) Active Directory
3 27 (1.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (0.35%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.29%) VirtualBox
6 4 (0.23%) KVM
6 4 (0.23%) VMware NSX
7 3 (0.17%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (0.17%) VMware Workstation
7 3 (0.17%) vSphere
7 3 (0.17%) Xen
8 2 (0.12%) Apache Flume
8 2 (0.12%) BitLocker
8 2 (0.12%) HDFS
8 2 (0.12%) NFS
8 2 (0.12%) ProxySG
9 1 (0.058%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 1 (0.058%) Gluster
9 1 (0.058%) Snort
9 1 (0.058%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 601 (34.60%) Kubernetes
2 384 (22.11%) Terraform
3 270 (15.54%) Ansible
4 151 (8.69%) Puppet
5 108 (6.22%) Opscode Chef
6 43 (2.48%) Istio
7 34 (1.96%) Prometheus
8 27 (1.55%) Grafana
9 24 (1.38%) Fortio
9 24 (1.38%) Kiali
9 24 (1.38%) Nagios
10 13 (0.75%) Kibana
11 10 (0.58%) Consul
11 10 (0.58%) Docker Swarm
11 10 (0.58%) logstash
11 10 (0.58%) Rancher
12 9 (0.52%) CSIRT
12 9 (0.52%) Packer
12 9 (0.52%) Salt
13 6 (0.35%) Oozie
Vendors
1 653 (37.59%) Google
2 129 (7.43%) Microsoft
3 70 (4.03%) Oracle
4 62 (3.57%) SAP
5 58 (3.34%) IBM
6 53 (3.05%) Red Hat
7 50 (2.88%) VMware
8 35 (2.01%) Cisco
9 31 (1.78%) Databricks
9 31 (1.78%) Talend
10 24 (1.38%) Informatica
10 24 (1.38%) Palo Alto
11 20 (1.15%) Splunk
12 18 (1.04%) Avaya
12 18 (1.04%) Riverbed
12 18 (1.04%) Salesforce.com
13 17 (0.98%) Cloudera
14 10 (0.58%) Teradata
15 9 (0.52%) SaltStack
16 8 (0.46%) Hortonworks