Period
to 17 October 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 17 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Cloud Platform (GCP)
England > London
6 months to
17 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 65 158 368
Rank change year-on-year +93 +210 +176
Permanent jobs citing GCP 2,328 1,553 659
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 4.26% 2.29% 0.88%
As % of the Cloud Services category 11.78% 8.23% 4.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1,861 1,192 547
London median annual salary £80,000 £72,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.34% +3.57% +16.67%
10th Percentile £48,750 £46,250 £43,750
90th Percentile £112,500 £103,750 £100,000
England median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +7.69% - +13.04%

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 19,759 18,875 15,538
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 36.13% 27.80% 20.86%
Number of salaries quoted 16,310 15,250 12,791
London median annual salary £65,000 £64,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.56% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £92,500 £87,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,000
% change year-on-year - +5.77% +1.96%

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 17 October 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 17 October 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 +98 558 £77,500 +10.71% 152
South London +10 28 £70,000 +133.33% 10
West London +15 20 £70,000 +14.29% 45
East London +18 8 £56,250 -29.69% 22
North London -2 2 £52,500 -22.22% 7
GCP
England

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 1,825 (78.39%) AWS
2 1,321 (56.74%) Azure
3 1,259 (54.08%) Google
4 1,180 (50.69%) Python
5 1,058 (45.45%) DevOps
6 969 (41.62%) Docker
7 926 (39.78%) Kubernetes
8 840 (36.08%) Java
9 772 (33.16%) Agile Software Development
10 718 (30.84%) Linux
11 593 (25.47%) Terraform
12 528 (22.68%) Ansible
13 508 (21.82%) Finance
14 481 (20.66%) Jenkins
15 464 (19.93%) JavaScript
16 460 (19.76%) SQL
17 458 (19.67%) Microservices
18 428 (18.38%) Puppet
19 415 (17.83%) Opscode Chef
20 398 (17.10%) Big Data
21 365 (15.68%) Software Engineering
22 356 (15.29%) Machine Learning
23 344 (14.78%) Analytics
24 340 (14.60%) Go
25 336 (14.43%) Bash Shell
26 318 (13.66%) Continuous Integration
27 315 (13.53%) Data Science
28 301 (12.93%) Migration
29 289 (12.41%) Git (software)
30 281 (12.07%) Node.js

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
1 268 (11.51%) Apache Spark
2 162 (6.96%) Elasticsearch
3 85 (3.65%) Apache
4 77 (3.31%) OpenStack
5 62 (2.66%) Apache Airflow
6 49 (2.10%) Confluence
7 37 (1.59%) Apache Pig
7 37 (1.59%) nginx
8 35 (1.50%) Apache Solr
9 29 (1.25%) Cloud Foundry
10 26 (1.12%) WebSphere
11 23 (0.99%) Luigi
11 23 (0.99%) Tomcat
12 14 (0.60%) CMS
12 14 (0.60%) IIS
12 14 (0.60%) WordPress
13 13 (0.56%) WebSphere Application Server
14 10 (0.43%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 9 (0.39%) Headless CMS
15 9 (0.39%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (0.26%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 6 (0.26%) CINEMA 4D
1 6 (0.26%) Maya
1 6 (0.26%) MODO
1 6 (0.26%) NUKE
2 3 (0.13%) SPSS
3 2 (0.086%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (0.086%) Adobe Premiere
3 2 (0.086%) Chatbot
3 2 (0.086%) InDesign
3 2 (0.086%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.086%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.086%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.086%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.043%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 36 (1.55%) FINCAD Analytics
2 13 (0.56%) Magento
2 13 (0.56%) SDL Web 8
3 12 (0.52%) SAP Hybris
4 10 (0.43%) Distributed Ledger
5 3 (0.13%) HFM
5 3 (0.13%) ION MarketView
5 3 (0.13%) RMDS
6 2 (0.086%) Oracle FAH
6 2 (0.086%) SAP S/4HANA
7 1 (0.043%) Cognos TM1
7 1 (0.043%) Fredhopper
7 1 (0.043%) Payment Gateway
7 1 (0.043%) SAP BPC
7 1 (0.043%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1,825 (78.39%) AWS
2 1,321 (56.74%) Azure
3 157 (6.74%) AWS CloudFormation
4 143 (6.14%) SaaS
5 137 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
6 115 (4.94%) PaaS
7 99 (4.25%) Serverless
8 98 (4.21%) GitHub
9 85 (3.65%) IaaS
10 62 (2.66%) Amazon ECS
11 57 (2.45%) IBM Cloud
12 52 (2.23%) OpenShift
13 45 (1.93%) AWS Lambda
14 39 (1.68%) Amazon S3
15 38 (1.63%) CloudBees
16 37 (1.59%) Power Platform
17 35 (1.50%) Amazon EC2
17 35 (1.50%) G Suite
18 33 (1.42%) Amazon EMR
19 32 (1.37%) Datadog
Communications & Networking
1 107 (4.60%) Firewall
2 48 (2.06%) Internet
3 45 (1.93%) DNS
4 43 (1.85%) HTTP
5 41 (1.76%) TCP/IP
6 35 (1.50%) Network Security
7 31 (1.33%) WAN
8 28 (1.20%) VPN
9 14 (0.60%) LAN
10 12 (0.52%) VoIP
11 9 (0.39%) SAN
12 8 (0.34%) DHCP
12 8 (0.34%) NAS
12 8 (0.34%) Wireless
13 7 (0.30%) FTP
13 7 (0.30%) HTTPS
13 7 (0.30%) MPLS
14 6 (0.26%) VLAN
15 5 (0.21%) AMQP
15 5 (0.21%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 398 (17.10%) Big Data
2 243 (10.44%) Hadoop
3 238 (10.22%) PostgreSQL
4 236 (10.14%) NoSQL
5 218 (9.36%) BigQuery
6 162 (6.96%) MySQL
7 147 (6.31%) Data Warehouse
8 127 (5.46%) Relational Database
9 121 (5.20%) Amazon Redshift
10 111 (4.77%) SQL Server
11 102 (4.38%) Apache Hive
12 99 (4.25%) MongoDB
13 78 (3.35%) Redis
14 76 (3.26%) Apache Cassandra
15 70 (3.01%) Amazon Athena
16 64 (2.75%) Amazon DynamoDB
17 62 (2.66%) Flink
18 60 (2.58%) HBase
19 52 (2.23%) Blockchain
20 44 (1.89%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 481 (20.66%) Jenkins
2 289 (12.41%) Git (software)
3 183 (7.86%) JIRA
4 167 (7.17%) TeamCity
5 139 (5.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 105 (4.51%) Octopus Deploy
7 86 (3.69%) Team Foundation Server
8 80 (3.44%) GitLab
9 79 (3.39%) Travis CI
10 78 (3.35%) Selenium
11 76 (3.26%) Vagrant
12 72 (3.09%) Bitbucket
13 70 (3.01%) IBM UrbanCode
14 62 (2.66%) Subversion
15 53 (2.28%) GoCD
16 41 (1.76%) Maven
17 40 (1.72%) CircleCI
17 40 (1.72%) Cucumber
18 37 (1.59%) JUnit
19 32 (1.37%) SonarQube
General
1 508 (21.82%) Finance
2 268 (11.51%) Banking
3 121 (5.20%) Retail
4 103 (4.42%) Law
5 100 (4.30%) Front Office
6 96 (4.12%) Marketing
7 64 (2.75%) Advertising
8 62 (2.66%) Public Sector
9 61 (2.62%) Games
10 31 (1.33%) Manufacturing
11 25 (1.07%) Billing
12 23 (0.99%) Automotive
13 22 (0.95%) Publishing
14 19 (0.82%) Financial Institution
14 19 (0.82%) Legal
15 17 (0.73%) Telecoms
16 11 (0.47%) Back Office
17 10 (0.43%) Electronics
17 10 (0.43%) Investment Banking
18 7 (0.30%) Digital Economy
Job Titles
1 488 (20.96%) Developer
2 487 (20.92%) DevOps Engineer
3 278 (11.94%) Architect
4 234 (10.05%) Data Engineer
5 195 (8.38%) Cloud Engineer
6 181 (7.77%) Consultant
7 138 (5.93%) Python Developer
8 127 (5.46%) Senior DevOps
9 125 (5.37%) Java Developer
10 123 (5.28%) Python Engineer
11 120 (5.15%) Cloud Architect
12 118 (5.07%) AWS Engineer
13 114 (4.90%) Senior Developer
14 99 (4.25%) Kubernetes Engineer
15 98 (4.21%) Senior DevOps Engineer
16 94 (4.04%) AWS DevOps
17 83 (3.57%) Software Engineer
18 77 (3.31%) AWS DevOps Engineer
18 77 (3.31%) Platform Engineer
19 71 (3.05%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 281 (12.07%) Node.js
2 250 (10.74%) Kafka
3 227 (9.75%) Web Services
4 201 (8.63%) React
5 166 (7.13%) AngularJS
6 164 (7.04%) HTML
7 139 (5.97%) REST
8 135 (5.80%) CSS
9 132 (5.67%) .NET
10 128 (5.50%) Spring
11 118 (5.07%) Elastic Stack
12 116 (4.98%) RESTful
13 92 (3.95%) Django
14 87 (3.74%) Spring Boot
15 83 (3.57%) RabbitMQ
16 71 (3.05%) HTML5
17 58 (2.49%) scikit-learn
17 58 (2.49%) Vue.js
18 57 (2.45%) Flask
18 57 (2.45%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 206 (8.85%) Public Cloud
2 176 (7.56%) Analytical Skills
3 153 (6.57%) Greenfield Project
4 108 (4.64%) Cloud Native
5 104 (4.47%) Algorithms
6 68 (2.92%) Data Centre
6 68 (2.92%) Hedge funds
6 68 (2.92%) Hybrid Cloud
7 63 (2.71%) Virtual Team
8 60 (2.58%) User Experience
9 55 (2.36%) Fixed Income
10 53 (2.28%) Enterprise Software
11 52 (2.23%) Equities
12 51 (2.19%) Derivative
13 48 (2.06%) Mobile App
14 40 (1.72%) Equity Derivative
15 39 (1.68%) PlayStation
16 34 (1.46%) Robotics
17 32 (1.37%) Data Structures
17 32 (1.37%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 718 (30.84%) Linux
2 256 (11.00%) Windows
3 210 (9.02%) Unix
4 41 (1.76%) Apple iOS
5 40 (1.72%) CentOS
6 39 (1.68%) Android
6 39 (1.68%) Mesosphere
7 32 (1.37%) Windows Server
8 31 (1.33%) Ubuntu
9 20 (0.86%) CoreOS
10 17 (0.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 15 (0.64%) Kali Linux
12 13 (0.56%) Mac OS
13 7 (0.30%) Debian
14 4 (0.17%) Windows Server 2008
15 2 (0.086%) Windows 10
16 1 (0.043%) Amazon Linux
16 1 (0.043%) Solaris
16 1 (0.043%) Windows Server 2003
16 1 (0.043%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,058 (45.45%) DevOps
2 772 (33.16%) Agile Software Development
3 458 (19.67%) Microservices
4 365 (15.68%) Software Engineering
5 356 (15.29%) Machine Learning
6 344 (14.78%) Analytics
7 318 (13.66%) Continuous Integration
8 315 (13.53%) Data Science
9 301 (12.93%) Migration
10 271 (11.64%) Artificial Intelligence
11 247 (10.61%) Infrastructure as Code
12 237 (10.18%) Configuration Management
13 235 (10.09%) Fintech
13 235 (10.09%) Open Source
13 235 (10.09%) TDD
14 210 (9.02%) ETL
14 210 (9.02%) Scrum
15 205 (8.81%) Problem-Solving
16 200 (8.59%) Continuous Delivery
17 188 (8.08%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1,180 (50.69%) Python
2 840 (36.08%) Java
3 464 (19.93%) JavaScript
4 460 (19.76%) SQL
5 340 (14.60%) Go
6 336 (14.43%) Bash Shell
7 226 (9.71%) Scala
8 176 (7.56%) C#
9 168 (7.22%) Ruby
10 154 (6.62%) C++
11 134 (5.76%) PowerShell
12 113 (4.85%) TypeScript
13 81 (3.48%) R
14 67 (2.88%) Java 8
15 66 (2.84%) PHP
16 58 (2.49%) Kotlin
16 58 (2.49%) Shell Script
17 56 (2.41%) Perl
18 54 (2.32%) C
19 46 (1.98%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 177 (7.60%) Degree
2 74 (3.18%) Computer Science Degree
3 33 (1.42%) CISSP
3 33 (1.42%) PhD
4 31 (1.33%) Master's Degree
5 22 (0.95%) Cisco Certification
6 19 (0.82%) AWS Certification
7 15 (0.64%) PMI Certification
8 14 (0.60%) CISM
9 13 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
10 11 (0.47%) Security Cleared
11 10 (0.43%) MCSE
12 8 (0.34%) SANS
13 7 (0.30%) CCNP
14 6 (0.26%) (ISC)2 CCSP
14 6 (0.26%) CCNA
14 6 (0.26%) CISA
14 6 (0.26%) Linux+ Certification
14 6 (0.26%) Network+ Certification
14 6 (0.26%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 109 (4.68%) QA
2 24 (1.03%) Data Quality
3 23 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (0.52%) PCI DSS
4 12 (0.52%) SLA
5 10 (0.43%) NIST
6 8 (0.34%) GDPR
7 4 (0.17%) COBIT
8 2 (0.086%) ISO 22301
8 2 (0.086%) ISO 31000
8 2 (0.086%) ISO/IEC 27005
8 2 (0.086%) NCSC
8 2 (0.086%) PMO
8 2 (0.086%) SEPA
9 1 (0.043%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 1 (0.043%) MiFID
9 1 (0.043%) PSD2
System Software
1 969 (41.62%) Docker
2 39 (1.68%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 37 (1.59%) Active Directory
4 33 (1.42%) VMware Infrastructure
5 29 (1.25%) Hyper-V
6 27 (1.16%) HDFS
7 22 (0.95%) VirtualBox
8 19 (0.82%) Virtual Machines
9 10 (0.43%) etcd
9 10 (0.43%) vSphere
9 10 (0.43%) Xen
10 8 (0.34%) VMware Workstation
11 7 (0.30%) Apache Flume
12 5 (0.21%) Citrix Hypervisor
12 5 (0.21%) KVM
13 4 (0.17%) Microsoft App-V
14 3 (0.13%) XenDesktop
15 2 (0.086%) Varnish
16 1 (0.043%) ProxySG
16 1 (0.043%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 926 (39.78%) Kubernetes
2 593 (25.47%) Terraform
3 528 (22.68%) Ansible
4 428 (18.38%) Puppet
5 415 (17.83%) Opscode Chef
6 110 (4.73%) Salt
7 107 (4.60%) Consul
8 99 (4.25%) Prometheus
9 82 (3.52%) Docker Swarm
10 75 (3.22%) Packer
11 59 (2.53%) Automic
12 52 (2.23%) Rancher
13 51 (2.19%) Graphite
14 49 (2.10%) Nagios
15 48 (2.06%) Grafana
16 47 (2.02%) Istio
17 32 (1.37%) Oozie
18 27 (1.16%) Kibana
19 26 (1.12%) Mesos
20 25 (1.07%) linkerd
Vendors
1 1,259 (54.08%) Google
2 177 (7.60%) Microsoft
3 121 (5.20%) Oracle
4 119 (5.11%) Splunk
5 97 (4.17%) Tableau
6 88 (3.78%) IBM
7 74 (3.18%) VMware
8 55 (2.36%) Cloudera
9 42 (1.80%) ServiceNow
9 42 (1.80%) Talend
10 36 (1.55%) Teradata
11 34 (1.46%) Adobe
12 32 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
13 31 (1.33%) AppDynamics
14 30 (1.29%) Informatica
14 30 (1.29%) SAP
15 28 (1.20%) Bloomberg
15 28 (1.20%) Hortonworks
16 26 (1.12%) CyberArk
16 26 (1.12%) Symantec