Period
to 24 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Google Cloud Platform skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Google Cloud Platform over the 6 months to 24 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Cloud Platform (GCP)
England > London
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 289 430 641
Rank change year-on-year +141 +211 +195
Permanent jobs citing Google Cloud Platform 801 463 264
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.15% 0.66% 0.31%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.91% 4.08% 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 655 422 213
London median annual salary £67,500 £55,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.73% +1.85% -1.82%
10th Percentile £46,250 £35,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £81,163 £100,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% -4.76%

Google Cloud Platform 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 16,327 11,346 10,418
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 23.45% 16.24% 12.13%
Number of salaries quoted 13,784 9,697 8,935
London median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +9.09% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £90,000 £86,250 £85,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.94% +2.00% +5.26%

Google Cloud Platform
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Google Cloud Platform as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Google Cloud Platform in London

Google Cloud Platform
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Google Cloud Platform in London.

Salary trend for Google Cloud Platform in London

Google Cloud Platform
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Google Cloud Platform in London over the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Google Cloud Platform in London

Google Cloud Platform
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Google Cloud Platform within the London region over the 6 months to 24 February 2018. 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 +28 123 £72,500 +26.09% 40
West London +52 44 £70,000 -12.50% 18
East London +1 5 £52,500 -38.24% 6
Google Cloud Platform
England

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, IT jobs citing Google Cloud Platform 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 Google Cloud Platform.

1 665 (83.02%) Amazon AWS
2 632 (78.90%) Google
3 403 (50.31%) Microsoft Azure
4 345 (43.07%) Python
5 329 (41.07%) DevOps
6 318 (39.70%) Agile Software Development
7 283 (35.33%) Docker
8 273 (34.08%) Java
9 271 (33.83%) Linux
10 230 (28.71%) Kubernetes
11 229 (28.59%) GCP
12 209 (26.09%) Puppet
13 208 (25.97%) Ansible
14 185 (23.10%) SQL
15 184 (22.97%) Opscode Chef
16 173 (21.60%) Microservices
17 168 (20.97%) Jenkins
18 165 (20.60%) Software Engineering
19 159 (19.85%) Continuous Integration
20 151 (18.85%) JavaScript
20 151 (18.85%) Big Data
21 142 (17.73%) Ruby
22 140 (17.48%) Web Services
23 136 (16.98%) Analytics
24 131 (16.35%) Bash Shell
25 126 (15.73%) Git (software)
26 123 (15.36%) React
27 121 (15.11%) TDD
28 114 (14.23%) Go
29 112 (13.98%) NoSQL

Google Cloud Platform
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
1 101 (12.61%) Apache Spark
2 58 (7.24%) Apache
3 50 (6.24%) Elasticsearch
4 44 (5.49%) OpenStack
5 24 (3.00%) IIS
5 24 (3.00%) nginx
6 21 (2.62%) Cloud Foundry
7 17 (2.12%) SAS
8 16 (2.00%) CloudStack
9 13 (1.62%) CMS
9 13 (1.62%) Tomcat
10 8 (1.00%) Apache Pig
11 7 (0.87%) Apache Airflow
12 6 (0.75%) Luigi
12 6 (0.75%) Sitecore CMS
13 5 (0.62%) Confluence
13 5 (0.62%) EPiServer
14 4 (0.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 4 (0.50%) Apache Solr
14 4 (0.50%) JBoss
Applications
1 14 (1.75%) SPSS
2 4 (0.50%) Chatbot
3 2 (0.25%) Adobe Premiere
3 2 (0.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.12%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.12%) CINEMA 4D
4 1 (0.12%) Maya
4 1 (0.12%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.12%) NUKE
Business Applications
1 2 (0.25%) SAP Hybris
1 2 (0.25%) Unica
2 1 (0.12%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (0.12%) Eikon
2 1 (0.12%) Magento
2 1 (0.12%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.12%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.12%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 665 (83.02%) Amazon AWS
2 403 (50.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 78 (9.74%) IaaS
4 72 (8.99%) PaaS
5 43 (5.37%) SaaS
6 37 (4.62%) AWS CloudFormation
7 31 (3.87%) Cloud Computing
8 26 (3.25%) Amazon EC2
9 24 (3.00%) GitHub
9 24 (3.00%) Serverless
10 23 (2.87%) Amazon S3
11 22 (2.75%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 21 (2.62%) Google Compute Engine
13 14 (1.75%) Amazon Kinesis
14 12 (1.50%) Google App Engine
15 10 (1.25%) CloudBees
15 10 (1.25%) OpenShift
16 9 (1.12%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 9 (1.12%) Rackspace Cloud
17 8 (1.00%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 45 (5.62%) TCP/IP
2 41 (5.12%) HTTP
3 29 (3.62%) Firewall
4 27 (3.37%) DNS
5 16 (2.00%) VLAN
6 13 (1.62%) Internet
7 10 (1.25%) VPN
8 6 (0.75%) Ethernet
8 6 (0.75%) InfiniBand
8 6 (0.75%) Kerberos
8 6 (0.75%) SMTP
8 6 (0.75%) Wireless
9 5 (0.62%) IMAP
9 5 (0.62%) SAN
9 5 (0.62%) Wireshark
10 4 (0.50%) LAN
10 4 (0.50%) Network Security
10 4 (0.50%) SMS
11 2 (0.25%) DHCP
11 2 (0.25%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 151 (18.85%) Big Data
2 112 (13.98%) NoSQL
3 111 (13.86%) MySQL
4 96 (11.99%) Hadoop
5 88 (10.99%) MongoDB
6 71 (8.86%) Apache Cassandra
7 68 (8.49%) Data Warehouse
8 64 (7.99%) BigQuery
9 63 (7.87%) PostgreSQL
10 39 (4.87%) Relational Database
11 38 (4.74%) Apache Hive
12 35 (4.37%) Redis
13 31 (3.87%) HBase
14 27 (3.37%) SQL Server
15 25 (3.12%) Amazon Redshift
16 23 (2.87%) Data Lake
17 21 (2.62%) Spotfire
18 19 (2.37%) Blockchain
19 18 (2.25%) MariaDB
20 17 (2.12%) Impala
Development Applications
1 168 (20.97%) Jenkins
2 126 (15.73%) Git (software)
3 57 (7.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 50 (6.24%) Octopus Deploy
5 44 (5.49%) TeamCity
6 37 (4.62%) JIRA
7 32 (4.00%) Subversion
7 32 (4.00%) Vagrant
8 30 (3.75%) Maven
9 29 (3.62%) Team Foundation Server
10 27 (3.37%) Visual Studio
11 25 (3.12%) GoCD
12 22 (2.75%) Visual Studio Team System
13 18 (2.25%) Travis CI
14 16 (2.00%) Selenium
15 12 (1.50%) IBM UrbanCode
16 10 (1.25%) Bitbucket
16 10 (1.25%) ClearCase
16 10 (1.25%) HP UFT
16 10 (1.25%) Mercurial
General
1 95 (11.86%) Finance
2 38 (4.74%) Marketing
3 31 (3.87%) Banking
4 28 (3.50%) Games
5 26 (3.25%) Retail
6 25 (3.12%) Telecoms
7 21 (2.62%) Law
8 17 (2.12%) Publishing
9 7 (0.87%) Manufacturing
10 6 (0.75%) German Language
10 6 (0.75%) Italian Language
11 5 (0.62%) Electronics
12 3 (0.37%) Front Office
13 2 (0.25%) Digital Economy
13 2 (0.25%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.12%) Advertising
14 1 (0.12%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.12%) General Ledger
14 1 (0.12%) iGaming
14 1 (0.12%) Legal
Job Titles
1 206 (25.72%) Developer
2 139 (17.35%) DevOps Engineer
3 133 (16.60%) Architect
4 78 (9.74%) Consultant
5 68 (8.49%) Data Engineer
6 63 (7.87%) Java Developer
7 53 (6.62%) Cloud Architect
7 53 (6.62%) Cloud Engineer
8 42 (5.24%) Solutions Architect
9 41 (5.12%) Software Engineer
10 40 (4.99%) Data Architect
11 38 (4.74%) Senior Developer
12 37 (4.62%) AWS Architect
13 35 (4.37%) AWS Engineer
14 30 (3.75%) Azure Architect
14 30 (3.75%) Linux/Unix DevOps
15 29 (3.62%) Java Engineer
16 27 (3.37%) AWS DevOps
16 27 (3.37%) Big Data Architect
17 25 (3.12%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 140 (17.48%) Web Services
2 123 (15.36%) React
3 97 (12.11%) AngularJS
4 92 (11.49%) Node.js
5 84 (10.49%) RESTful
6 60 (7.49%) HTML
7 59 (7.37%) CSS
8 43 (5.37%) .NET
9 42 (5.24%) Kafka
10 41 (5.12%) D3.js
11 40 (4.99%) Spring
12 39 (4.87%) Elastic Stack
13 37 (4.62%) REST
14 32 (4.00%) HTML5
15 24 (3.00%) LAMP
16 23 (2.87%) J2EE
17 22 (2.75%) Hibernate
18 21 (2.62%) Natural Language Processing
18 21 (2.62%) Ruby on Rails
19 20 (2.50%) React Native
Miscellaneous
1 60 (7.49%) Computer Science
2 51 (6.37%) Analytical Skills
3 45 (5.62%) Greenfield Project
4 44 (5.49%) User Experience
5 41 (5.12%) Data Centre
6 36 (4.49%) Algorithms
7 33 (4.12%) Fintech
7 33 (4.12%) Public Cloud
8 15 (1.87%) Blog
9 13 (1.62%) Private Cloud
10 11 (1.37%) Cloud Native
10 11 (1.37%) Data Structures
10 11 (1.37%) Enterprise Software
10 11 (1.37%) Linux Command Line
11 10 (1.25%) Virtual Team
12 9 (1.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 8 (1.00%) HoloLens
13 8 (1.00%) HTC Vive
13 8 (1.00%) Management Information System
13 8 (1.00%) Oculus Rift
Operating Systems
1 271 (33.83%) Linux
2 81 (10.11%) Unix
2 81 (10.11%) Windows
3 31 (3.87%) CentOS
4 23 (2.87%) Ubuntu
5 18 (2.25%) CoreOS
6 14 (1.75%) Windows Server
7 9 (1.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 8 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (0.62%) Apple iOS
9 5 (0.62%) DC/OS
9 5 (0.62%) Mac OS X
10 4 (0.50%) Android
10 4 (0.50%) Debian
10 4 (0.50%) Robot Operating System
10 4 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.12%) Fedora
11 1 (0.12%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.12%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 329 (41.07%) DevOps
2 318 (39.70%) Agile Software Development
3 173 (21.60%) Microservices
4 165 (20.60%) Software Engineering
5 159 (19.85%) Continuous Integration
6 136 (16.98%) Analytics
7 121 (15.11%) TDD
8 103 (12.86%) Machine Learning
9 90 (11.24%) Data Science
10 88 (10.99%) Configuration Management
11 82 (10.24%) ETL
12 80 (9.99%) Migration
13 75 (9.36%) Open Source
14 67 (8.36%) Business Intelligence
15 65 (8.11%) Scrum
16 56 (6.99%) BDD
17 52 (6.49%) Continuous Delivery
17 52 (6.49%) Data Analytics
18 49 (6.12%) Front End Development
19 48 (5.99%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 345 (43.07%) Python
2 273 (34.08%) Java
3 185 (23.10%) SQL
4 151 (18.85%) JavaScript
5 142 (17.73%) Ruby
6 131 (16.35%) Bash Shell
7 114 (14.23%) Go
8 86 (10.74%) Scala
9 55 (6.87%) PowerShell
10 40 (4.99%) PHP
11 38 (4.74%) C#
12 35 (4.37%) Perl
13 31 (3.87%) R
14 30 (3.75%) C++
15 14 (1.75%) ES6
15 14 (1.75%) Shell Script
16 12 (1.50%) Groovy
17 9 (1.12%) Clojure
18 8 (1.00%) Kotlin
19 7 (0.87%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 80 (9.99%) Degree
2 36 (4.49%) AWS Certification
3 22 (2.75%) Sun Certification
4 18 (2.25%) Security Cleared
5 15 (1.87%) Computer Science Degree
6 14 (1.75%) PhD
7 13 (1.62%) Cisco Certification
8 10 (1.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 8 (1.00%) SC Cleared
10 7 (0.87%) CCNA
11 6 (0.75%) (ISC)2 CCSP
11 6 (0.75%) CCIE
11 6 (0.75%) CCIE Data Center
11 6 (0.75%) CCIE Service Provider
11 6 (0.75%) CISSP
12 5 (0.62%) EMC Certification
12 5 (0.62%) MCP
12 5 (0.62%) MCSE
12 5 (0.62%) Microsoft Certification
13 4 (0.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 229 (28.59%) GCP
2 41 (5.12%) Data Quality
3 23 (2.87%) QA
4 11 (1.37%) GDPR
5 4 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.50%) SLA
5 4 (0.50%) Solvency II
6 2 (0.25%) MiFID
System Software
1 283 (35.33%) Docker
2 47 (5.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (4.87%) Active Directory
4 17 (2.12%) Hyper-V
5 16 (2.00%) HDFS
6 12 (1.50%) Varnish
7 11 (1.37%) Apache Flume
7 11 (1.37%) VirtualBox
8 6 (0.75%) Ceph
8 6 (0.75%) GPFS
8 6 (0.75%) Slurm Workload Manager
8 6 (0.75%) Virtual Machines
9 5 (0.62%) KVM
10 4 (0.50%) vSphere
11 3 (0.37%) vCloud
11 3 (0.37%) Xen
11 3 (0.37%) XenDesktop
12 2 (0.25%) XenServer
13 1 (0.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 1 (0.12%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 230 (28.71%) Kubernetes
2 209 (26.09%) Puppet
3 208 (25.97%) Ansible
4 184 (22.97%) Opscode Chef
5 108 (13.48%) Terraform
6 26 (3.25%) Salt
7 20 (2.50%) Graphite
7 20 (2.50%) Nagios
8 18 (2.25%) ZABBIX
9 16 (2.00%) Packer
10 15 (1.87%) Consul
11 13 (1.62%) HAProxy
12 12 (1.50%) Rundeck
13 11 (1.37%) Grafana
13 11 (1.37%) Graylog
13 11 (1.37%) logstash
14 10 (1.25%) Docker Swarm
15 9 (1.12%) Mesos
16 8 (1.00%) Prometheus
17 7 (0.87%) SCOM
Vendors
1 632 (78.90%) Google
2 97 (12.11%) Microsoft
3 67 (8.36%) VMware
4 49 (6.12%) Tableau
5 43 (5.37%) Talend
6 39 (4.87%) Cloudera
7 35 (4.37%) Oracle
8 30 (3.75%) SaltStack
8 30 (3.75%) Splunk
9 29 (3.62%) IBM
9 29 (3.62%) Red Hat
10 24 (3.00%) SAP
11 23 (2.87%) Informatica
12 20 (2.50%) Rackspace
13 17 (2.12%) Teradata
14 16 (2.00%) Netezza
15 15 (1.87%) Cisco
15 15 (1.87%) New Relic
16 14 (1.75%) Twitter
17 12 (1.50%) RedGate