Period
to 4 July 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 4 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Cloud Platform (GCP)
England > London
6 months to
4 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 48 67 227
Rank change year-on-year +19 +160 +159
Permanent jobs citing GCP 1,831 2,401 1,152
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 5.57% 4.08% 1.60%
As % of the Cloud Services category 14.02% 12.24% 5.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1,570 2,121 889
Median annual salary £80,000 £77,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.23% +10.71% +7.69%
10th Percentile £50,000 £47,500 £46,250
90th Percentile £120,000 £111,250 £97,500
England median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% +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 13,061 19,611 19,293
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 39.70% 33.34% 26.81%
Number of salaries quoted 10,736 16,249 15,715
Median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £39,500 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £103,750 £96,250 £92,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +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 4 July 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 4 July 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 +26 366 £80,000 +3.23% 50
West London +58 53 £65,000 -7.14% 22
South London +25 34 £62,500 -10.71% 2
East London +15 14 £72,500 +20.83% 9
North London +3 6 £57,500 -4.17% 3
GCP
England

For the 6 months to 4 July 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 1,470 (80.28%) AWS
2 1,124 (61.39%) Azure
3 922 (50.35%) Python
4 864 (47.19%) Google
5 849 (46.37%) DevOps
6 774 (42.27%) Kubernetes
7 700 (38.23%) Java
8 696 (38.01%) Agile Software Development
9 688 (37.58%) Docker
10 624 (34.08%) Finance
11 492 (26.87%) JavaScript
12 437 (23.87%) Microservices
13 430 (23.48%) Terraform
14 403 (22.01%) Software Engineering
15 388 (21.19%) SQL
16 355 (19.39%) Node.js
17 334 (18.24%) React
18 328 (17.91%) Web Services
19 322 (17.59%) Banking
20 314 (17.15%) Ansible
21 293 (16.00%) Analytics
22 287 (15.67%) Linux
23 264 (14.42%) Asset Management
24 263 (14.36%) Jenkins
25 259 (14.15%) AngularJS
26 247 (13.49%) Hedge funds
27 231 (12.62%) Fintech
27 231 (12.62%) Investment Management
28 229 (12.51%) NoSQL
29 218 (11.91%) 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
1 191 (10.43%) Apache Spark
2 128 (6.99%) Apache
3 68 (3.71%) Apache Airflow
4 37 (2.02%) Confluence
5 32 (1.75%) Elasticsearch
6 28 (1.53%) Cloud Foundry
7 22 (1.20%) Luigi
7 22 (1.20%) Tomcat
8 21 (1.15%) WebSphere
9 17 (0.93%) WebLogic
10 10 (0.55%) Tornado
10 10 (0.55%) WordPress
11 9 (0.49%) CMS
12 8 (0.44%) Jupyter
13 7 (0.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 6 (0.33%) Headless CMS
14 6 (0.33%) OpenStack
14 6 (0.33%) SAS
15 5 (0.27%) Drupal
15 5 (0.27%) IIS
Applications
1 18 (0.98%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (0.71%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (0.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 10 (0.55%) MS Visio
4 7 (0.38%) Gliffy
5 4 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.11%) Adobe Premiere
7 1 (0.055%) Chatbot
7 1 (0.055%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (0.22%) Distributed Ledger
2 3 (0.16%) Magento
2 3 (0.16%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (0.16%) Tesseract
3 2 (0.11%) Markit EDM
3 2 (0.11%) SAP BPC
3 2 (0.11%) SAP S/4HANA
3 2 (0.11%) SimCorp Dimension
4 1 (0.055%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.055%) HFM
4 1 (0.055%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.055%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.055%) Oracle FAH
4 1 (0.055%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.055%) Oracle Internet Expenses
4 1 (0.055%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.055%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.055%) R3 Corda
Cloud Services
1 1,470 (80.28%) AWS
2 1,124 (61.39%) Azure
3 188 (10.27%) Serverless
4 131 (7.15%) Amazon ECS
5 114 (6.23%) PaaS
6 113 (6.17%) AWS Lambda
7 101 (5.52%) SaaS
8 95 (5.19%) AWS CloudFormation
9 93 (5.08%) OpenShift
10 86 (4.70%) IaaS
11 71 (3.88%) Amazon S3
12 66 (3.60%) Apigee
13 63 (3.44%) Power Platform
14 60 (3.28%) Amazon EMR
14 60 (3.28%) Cloud Computing
15 52 (2.84%) IBM Cloud
16 49 (2.68%) Amazon EKS
17 47 (2.57%) Amazon EC2
18 40 (2.18%) GitHub
19 38 (2.08%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 71 (3.88%) Firewall
2 38 (2.08%) Network Security
3 36 (1.97%) VPN
4 28 (1.53%) WAN
5 24 (1.31%) DNS
6 21 (1.15%) SAN
7 20 (1.09%) VoIP
8 19 (1.04%) HTTP
8 19 (1.04%) TCP/IP
9 18 (0.98%) IPsec
10 17 (0.93%) LAN
11 14 (0.76%) MPLS
12 13 (0.71%) SSL
13 12 (0.66%) BGP
13 12 (0.66%) OSPF
14 11 (0.60%) Cisco ISE
14 11 (0.60%) WLAN
15 10 (0.55%) Internet
16 8 (0.44%) Skype
16 8 (0.44%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 229 (12.51%) NoSQL
2 218 (11.91%) Big Data
3 211 (11.52%) Amazon Redshift
4 192 (10.49%) SQL Server
5 186 (10.16%) BigQuery
6 184 (10.05%) PostgreSQL
7 162 (8.85%) Data Warehouse
8 153 (8.36%) Hadoop
9 146 (7.97%) MySQL
10 70 (3.82%) Relational Database
11 68 (3.71%) Apache Cassandra
12 63 (3.44%) Power BI
13 61 (3.33%) Snowflake Schema
14 56 (3.06%) MongoDB
15 55 (3.00%) Looker
16 51 (2.79%) Amazon Athena
16 51 (2.79%) Data Lake
17 47 (2.57%) Blockchain
18 46 (2.51%) Amazon RDS
18 46 (2.51%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 263 (14.36%) Jenkins
2 183 (9.99%) Git (software)
3 105 (5.73%) Artifactory
4 82 (4.48%) GitLab
5 68 (3.71%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 68 (3.71%) JIRA
6 52 (2.84%) RStudio
7 40 (2.18%) Selenium
8 37 (2.02%) TeamCity
8 37 (2.02%) webpack
9 36 (1.97%) Bitbucket
10 33 (1.80%) Babel
11 30 (1.64%) Vagrant
12 23 (1.26%) CircleCI
13 21 (1.15%) Maven
14 20 (1.09%) Cucumber
15 19 (1.04%) SpecFlow
16 14 (0.76%) Sonatype Nexus
17 9 (0.49%) Cypress.io
17 9 (0.49%) GoCD
General
1 624 (34.08%) Finance
2 322 (17.59%) Banking
3 156 (8.52%) Front Office
4 100 (5.46%) Investment Banking
5 94 (5.13%) Retail
6 64 (3.50%) Games
6 64 (3.50%) Marketing
7 55 (3.00%) Back Office
8 42 (2.29%) Public Sector
9 34 (1.86%) Telecoms
10 31 (1.69%) Manufacturing
11 28 (1.53%) Advertising
12 24 (1.31%) Law
12 24 (1.31%) Legal
13 19 (1.04%) Publishing
14 17 (0.93%) Financial Institution
15 12 (0.66%) Automotive
16 5 (0.27%) Digital Economy
16 5 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
17 3 (0.16%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 431 (23.54%) Developer
2 260 (14.20%) DevOps Engineer
3 256 (13.98%) Architect
4 246 (13.44%) Data Engineer
5 162 (8.85%) AWS Engineer
6 133 (7.26%) Cloud Architect
7 129 (7.05%) Cloud Engineer
8 112 (6.12%) Software Engineer
9 109 (5.95%) Java Developer
10 92 (5.02%) Python Engineer
11 91 (4.97%) Solutions Architect
12 88 (4.81%) AWS Developer
13 76 (4.15%) Data Architect
13 76 (4.15%) Senior Developer
14 75 (4.10%) AWS Architect
15 67 (3.66%) React Developer
16 65 (3.55%) Full Stack Developer
16 65 (3.55%) JavaScript Developer
17 62 (3.39%) Front Office Developer
18 61 (3.33%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 355 (19.39%) Node.js
2 334 (18.24%) React
3 328 (17.91%) Web Services
4 259 (14.15%) AngularJS
5 189 (10.32%) Kafka
6 172 (9.39%) .NET
7 148 (8.08%) Vue.js
8 122 (6.66%) REST
9 100 (5.46%) CSS
10 98 (5.35%) HTML
11 80 (4.37%) gRPC
12 79 (4.31%) Spring
12 79 (4.31%) Swagger
13 78 (4.26%) OAuth
14 70 (3.82%) Redux
15 68 (3.71%) RESTful
16 63 (3.44%) Spring Boot
17 62 (3.39%) TensorFlow
18 48 (2.62%) .NET Core
18 48 (2.62%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 247 (13.49%) Hedge funds
2 213 (11.63%) Public Cloud
3 178 (9.72%) Greenfield Project
4 154 (8.41%) Fixed Income
5 153 (8.36%) Equities
6 146 (7.97%) Derivative
7 143 (7.81%) Cloud Native
8 117 (6.39%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 92 (5.02%) Analytical Skills
10 87 (4.75%) Blog
11 70 (3.82%) Algorithms
12 62 (3.39%) User Experience
13 56 (3.06%) Hybrid Cloud
14 43 (2.35%) Data Centre
14 43 (2.35%) Equity Derivative
15 42 (2.29%) Mobile App
16 39 (2.13%) Data Structures
16 39 (2.13%) Private Cloud
17 36 (1.97%) Self-Motivation
18 29 (1.58%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 287 (15.67%) Linux
2 119 (6.50%) Windows
3 27 (1.47%) Apple iOS
4 25 (1.37%) Windows Server
5 23 (1.26%) CentOS
6 21 (1.15%) Android
6 21 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 17 (0.93%) Unix
8 6 (0.33%) VMS
9 5 (0.27%) CoreOS
9 5 (0.27%) Ubuntu
10 4 (0.22%) Debian
10 4 (0.22%) Mac OS X
11 3 (0.16%) Kali Linux
11 3 (0.16%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.11%) FreeBSD
13 1 (0.055%) Windows Embedded Compact
13 1 (0.055%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.055%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.055%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 849 (46.37%) DevOps
2 696 (38.01%) Agile Software Development
3 437 (23.87%) Microservices
4 403 (22.01%) Software Engineering
5 293 (16.00%) Analytics
6 264 (14.42%) Asset Management
7 231 (12.62%) Fintech
7 231 (12.62%) Investment Management
8 204 (11.14%) Machine Learning
9 190 (10.38%) Artificial Intelligence
10 187 (10.21%) Data Science
11 179 (9.78%) Scrum
12 174 (9.50%) Migration
13 166 (9.07%) ETL
14 165 (9.01%) Decision-Making
15 163 (8.90%) Continuous Integration
16 161 (8.79%) Mentoring
16 161 (8.79%) Open Source
17 145 (7.92%) Infrastructure as Code
18 141 (7.70%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 922 (50.35%) Python
2 700 (38.23%) Java
3 492 (26.87%) JavaScript
4 388 (21.19%) SQL
5 216 (11.80%) Scala
6 190 (10.38%) Go
7 142 (7.76%) C#
8 141 (7.70%) Ruby
9 128 (6.99%) C++
10 107 (5.84%) TypeScript
11 102 (5.57%) R
12 88 (4.81%) Bash Shell
13 56 (3.06%) PowerShell
14 47 (2.57%) Groovy
14 47 (2.57%) Kotlin
15 38 (2.08%) PHP
16 37 (2.02%) Java 8
17 29 (1.58%) C
18 18 (0.98%) Clojure
19 16 (0.87%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 132 (7.21%) Degree
2 54 (2.95%) Computer Science Degree
3 30 (1.64%) PhD
4 26 (1.42%) Sun Certification
5 23 (1.26%) AWS Certification
6 22 (1.20%) Cisco Certification
7 15 (0.82%) Master's Degree
8 13 (0.71%) CCNP
9 9 (0.49%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (0.49%) Security Cleared
10 6 (0.33%) CISSP
10 6 (0.33%) SANS
10 6 (0.33%) SC Cleared
11 5 (0.27%) CCNA
11 5 (0.27%) OCP
11 5 (0.27%) Oracle Certification
11 5 (0.27%) RHCSA
11 5 (0.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 4 (0.22%) CISM
12 4 (0.22%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (1.86%) QA
2 21 (1.15%) GDPR
3 18 (0.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 14 (0.76%) Data Quality
5 9 (0.49%) PCI DSS
6 7 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 7 (0.38%) NIST
6 7 (0.38%) NIST 800
7 2 (0.11%) Actionable Recommendations
7 2 (0.11%) COBIT
7 2 (0.11%) SLA
8 1 (0.055%) ISO 8583
8 1 (0.055%) PMO
System Software
1 688 (37.58%) Docker
2 27 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (1.37%) Virtual Machines
4 22 (1.20%) VirtualBox
5 19 (1.04%) Hyper-V
6 15 (0.82%) Active Directory
7 7 (0.38%) Virtual Servers
7 7 (0.38%) Xen
8 5 (0.27%) VMware Server
9 4 (0.22%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 2 (0.11%) Apache Flume
10 2 (0.11%) HDFS
10 2 (0.11%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (0.11%) NFS
11 1 (0.055%) iptables
11 1 (0.055%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 774 (42.27%) Kubernetes
2 430 (23.48%) Terraform
3 314 (17.15%) Ansible
4 135 (7.37%) Puppet
5 98 (5.35%) Opscode Chef
6 47 (2.57%) Docker Swarm
7 26 (1.42%) Packer
8 25 (1.37%) Prometheus
9 24 (1.31%) Istio
10 22 (1.20%) Consul
11 21 (1.15%) Grafana
12 14 (0.76%) Graphite
13 13 (0.71%) Nagios
14 12 (0.66%) Mesos
14 12 (0.66%) Single Sign-On
15 11 (0.60%) Salt
16 9 (0.49%) Marathon
17 8 (0.44%) Opsgenie
17 8 (0.44%) ZABBIX
18 7 (0.38%) Opsview
Vendors
1 864 (47.19%) Google
2 139 (7.59%) Microsoft
3 110 (6.01%) Oracle
4 105 (5.73%) Tableau
5 61 (3.33%) IBM
6 50 (2.73%) Red Hat
7 46 (2.51%) VMware
8 34 (1.86%) Splunk
9 29 (1.58%) Talend
10 24 (1.31%) Cisco
10 24 (1.31%) Cloudera
10 24 (1.31%) Databricks
11 23 (1.26%) Hortonworks
11 23 (1.26%) Informatica
12 22 (1.20%) SAP
13 15 (0.82%) Facebook
13 15 (0.82%) Palo Alto
14 14 (0.76%) Atlassian
15 13 (0.71%) Apple
15 13 (0.71%) Sybase