Period
to 21 September 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 21 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Cloud Platform (GCP)
England > London
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 176 365 542
Rank change year-on-year +189 +177 +184
Permanent jobs citing Google Cloud Platform 1,429 657 343
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.08% 0.88% 0.43%
As % of the Cloud Services category 7.89% 4.43% 2.92%
Number of salaries quoted 1,100 554 311
London median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.57% +16.67% +9.09%
10th Percentile £46,475 £42,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £100,000 £100,000 £86,250
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - +13.04% +27.78%

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 18,122 14,829 11,738
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 26.35% 19.80% 14.81%
Number of salaries quoted 14,630 12,193 10,137
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £34,750 £33,750
90th Percentile £93,750 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,750
% change year-on-year +4.76% +3.45% +6.84%

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 21 September 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 21 September 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 +85 271 £71,250 +1.79% 66
West London +38 24 £61,250 -18.33% 53
East London +12 14 £80,000 -27.27% 19
South London +14 6 £30,000 -33.33% 1
North London +12 6 £67,500 +3.85% 1
Google Cloud Platform
England

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 1,225 (85.72%) Amazon AWS
2 1,061 (74.25%) Google
3 882 (61.72%) Microsoft Azure
4 809 (56.61%) DevOps
5 704 (49.27%) Docker
6 651 (45.56%) Agile Software Development
7 648 (45.35%) Python
8 558 (39.05%) GCP
9 534 (37.37%) Kubernetes
10 513 (35.90%) Java
11 480 (33.59%) Linux
12 468 (32.75%) Ansible
13 421 (29.46%) Jenkins
14 382 (26.73%) Continuous Integration
14 382 (26.73%) Puppet
15 347 (24.28%) Microservices
16 333 (23.30%) Opscode Chef
17 312 (21.83%) Terraform
18 258 (18.05%) Software Engineering
19 238 (16.66%) Scrum
20 236 (16.52%) Configuration Management
21 233 (16.31%) TDD
22 229 (16.03%) Finance
23 217 (15.19%) SQL
23 217 (15.19%) Continuous Delivery
24 209 (14.63%) JavaScript
25 201 (14.07%) Node.js
26 196 (13.72%) Windows
27 195 (13.65%) Git (software)
28 193 (13.51%) Open Source

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
1 126 (8.82%) Apache Spark
2 98 (6.86%) Tomcat
3 87 (6.09%) OpenStack
4 85 (5.95%) Cloud Foundry
5 82 (5.74%) Apache
6 80 (5.60%) Elasticsearch
7 64 (4.48%) WebSphere
8 54 (3.78%) WebLogic
9 33 (2.31%) nginx
10 31 (2.17%) Confluence
11 20 (1.40%) CMS
11 20 (1.40%) MS Exchange
12 19 (1.33%) IIS
13 17 (1.19%) MQSeries
14 13 (0.91%) Ethereum
15 11 (0.77%) JBoss
16 10 (0.70%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 10 (0.70%) Apache Pig
17 8 (0.56%) Apache Airflow
18 7 (0.49%) SharePoint
Applications
1 25 (1.75%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (0.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.070%) Chatbot
3 1 (0.070%) Fireworks
3 1 (0.070%) HipChat
3 1 (0.070%) Maya
3 1 (0.070%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.070%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (0.56%) SAP Hybris
2 4 (0.28%) NetSuite
3 3 (0.21%) Distributed Ledger
4 2 (0.14%) Ripple
5 1 (0.070%) BASE24
5 1 (0.070%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.070%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.070%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.070%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1,225 (85.72%) Amazon AWS
2 882 (61.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 171 (11.97%) PaaS
4 127 (8.89%) Serverless
5 120 (8.40%) IBM Cloud
6 106 (7.42%) IaaS
7 93 (6.51%) AWS CloudFormation
8 90 (6.30%) OpenShift
9 83 (5.81%) Cloud Computing
10 75 (5.25%) SaaS
11 58 (4.06%) GitHub
12 53 (3.71%) Office 365
13 29 (2.03%) Google App Engine
14 28 (1.96%) Amazon EC2
14 28 (1.96%) Amazon S3
15 27 (1.89%) CloudBees
16 24 (1.68%) AWS Lambda
17 22 (1.54%) Trello
18 18 (1.26%) Sumo Logic
19 17 (1.19%) Loggly
Communications & Networking
1 55 (3.85%) HTTP
2 45 (3.15%) TCP/IP
3 39 (2.73%) DNS
4 38 (2.66%) Firewall
5 36 (2.52%) Internet
6 29 (2.03%) SAN
7 16 (1.12%) VLAN
8 15 (1.05%) VPN
9 13 (0.91%) DHCP
10 11 (0.77%) Kerberos
10 11 (0.77%) Wireshark
11 10 (0.70%) Network Security
12 7 (0.49%) AMQP
12 7 (0.49%) Reverse Proxy
13 6 (0.42%) BIG-IP
13 6 (0.42%) WebEx
13 6 (0.42%) Wireless
14 5 (0.35%) IPsec
14 5 (0.35%) NAS
14 5 (0.35%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 163 (11.41%) Big Data
2 154 (10.78%) NoSQL
3 127 (8.89%) Hadoop
4 111 (7.77%) MongoDB
5 106 (7.42%) MySQL
6 99 (6.93%) PostgreSQL
7 92 (6.44%) Apache Cassandra
7 92 (6.44%) SQL Server
8 56 (3.92%) Amazon Redshift
9 53 (3.71%) Relational Database
10 52 (3.64%) Redis
11 50 (3.50%) Blockchain
12 44 (3.08%) BigQuery
13 41 (2.87%) Data Warehouse
14 40 (2.80%) Apache Hive
15 32 (2.24%) HBase
16 29 (2.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 27 (1.89%) Neo4j
18 25 (1.75%) Power BI
19 24 (1.68%) Impala
Development Applications
1 421 (29.46%) Jenkins
2 195 (13.65%) Git (software)
3 158 (11.06%) JIRA
4 157 (10.99%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 125 (8.75%) TeamCity
6 86 (6.02%) Octopus Deploy
6 86 (6.02%) Vagrant
7 73 (5.11%) Maven
7 73 (5.11%) Subversion
8 72 (5.04%) Selenium
9 67 (4.69%) Team Foundation Server
10 62 (4.34%) GoCD
10 62 (4.34%) Travis CI
11 38 (2.66%) Grunt
11 38 (2.66%) gulp
12 35 (2.45%) JUnit
13 34 (2.38%) Cucumber
14 33 (2.31%) IBM UrbanCode
15 32 (2.24%) CircleCI
16 31 (2.17%) Gradle
General
1 229 (16.03%) Finance
2 83 (5.81%) Games
3 78 (5.46%) Retail
4 71 (4.97%) Banking
5 43 (3.01%) Marketing
6 39 (2.73%) Law
7 30 (2.10%) Manufacturing
8 28 (1.96%) Telecoms
9 24 (1.68%) Multimedia
10 17 (1.19%) Publishing
11 16 (1.12%) Advertising
12 8 (0.56%) Legal
13 7 (0.49%) Investment Banking
14 6 (0.42%) Financial Institution
14 6 (0.42%) German Language
14 6 (0.42%) Italian Language
14 6 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
15 5 (0.35%) Back Office
15 5 (0.35%) Electronics
15 5 (0.35%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 305 (21.34%) Developer
2 281 (19.66%) DevOps Engineer
3 248 (17.35%) Architect
4 163 (11.41%) Cloud Architect
5 122 (8.54%) Consultant
6 106 (7.42%) Java Developer
7 94 (6.58%) Cloud Engineer
8 89 (6.23%) Software Engineer
9 80 (5.60%) AWS Architect
10 78 (5.46%) Senior DevOps
11 76 (5.32%) AWS DevOps
11 76 (5.32%) AWS Engineer
12 74 (5.18%) Solutions Architect
13 72 (5.04%) Data Engineer
14 67 (4.69%) Java Engineer
15 58 (4.06%) Senior DevOps Engineer
16 57 (3.99%) Technical Architect
17 53 (3.71%) Senior Developer
18 51 (3.57%) Cloud Solutions Architect
19 50 (3.50%) Azure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 201 (14.07%) Node.js
2 180 (12.60%) Web Services
3 167 (11.69%) Spring
4 157 (10.99%) React
5 136 (9.52%) Spring Boot
6 130 (9.10%) AngularJS
7 119 (8.33%) HTML
8 117 (8.19%) .NET
8 117 (8.19%) RESTful
9 98 (6.86%) CSS
10 94 (6.58%) REST
11 87 (6.09%) Kafka
12 72 (5.04%) Java EE
13 67 (4.69%) Elastic Stack
14 50 (3.50%) Spring Cloud
15 48 (3.36%) RabbitMQ
16 44 (3.08%) SOAP
17 43 (3.01%) Spark Streaming
18 36 (2.52%) Backbone.js
19 35 (2.45%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 147 (10.29%) Public Cloud
2 140 (9.80%) Fintech
3 130 (9.10%) Computer Science
4 95 (6.65%) Cloud Native
5 89 (6.23%) Blog
6 88 (6.16%) Greenfield Project
7 72 (5.04%) Analytical Skills
8 70 (4.90%) Hybrid Cloud
9 50 (3.50%) User Experience
10 47 (3.29%) Enterprise Software
11 42 (2.94%) Data Centre
11 42 (2.94%) Self-Motivation
12 28 (1.96%) Hedge funds
13 27 (1.89%) Mobile App
14 24 (1.68%) Algorithms
14 24 (1.68%) Private Cloud
15 21 (1.47%) Clustering
16 16 (1.12%) Enterprise Cloud
17 15 (1.05%) Linux Command Line
18 13 (0.91%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 480 (33.59%) Linux
2 196 (13.72%) Windows
3 142 (9.94%) Unix
4 69 (4.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 49 (3.43%) CentOS
6 46 (3.22%) Windows Server
7 38 (2.66%) CoreOS
8 36 (2.52%) Ubuntu
9 11 (0.77%) AIX
9 11 (0.77%) Debian
9 11 (0.77%) HPUX
9 11 (0.77%) Solaris
10 9 (0.63%) Android
11 8 (0.56%) Apple iOS
11 8 (0.56%) Mesosphere
11 8 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (0.49%) DC/OS
12 7 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
13 6 (0.42%) Windows 10
14 3 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 809 (56.61%) DevOps
2 651 (45.56%) Agile Software Development
3 382 (26.73%) Continuous Integration
4 347 (24.28%) Microservices
5 258 (18.05%) Software Engineering
6 238 (16.66%) Scrum
7 236 (16.52%) Configuration Management
8 233 (16.31%) TDD
9 217 (15.19%) Continuous Delivery
10 193 (13.51%) Open Source
11 152 (10.64%) Analytics
12 134 (9.38%) Machine Learning
13 124 (8.68%) Test Automation
14 113 (7.91%) BDD
15 103 (7.21%) Domain-Driven Design
16 94 (6.58%) Data Science
17 92 (6.44%) Pair Programming
18 84 (5.88%) Problem-Solving
19 83 (5.81%) Continuous Deployment
20 81 (5.67%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 648 (45.35%) Python
2 513 (35.90%) Java
3 217 (15.19%) SQL
4 209 (14.63%) JavaScript
5 191 (13.37%) Go
6 190 (13.30%) Bash Shell
7 180 (12.60%) Ruby
8 159 (11.13%) C#
9 113 (7.91%) PowerShell
10 110 (7.70%) Scala
11 79 (5.53%) Java 8
12 67 (4.69%) Perl
13 59 (4.13%) ES6
14 47 (3.29%) C++
15 46 (3.22%) PHP
16 33 (2.31%) Shell Script
17 29 (2.03%) C
18 28 (1.96%) R
18 28 (1.96%) TypeScript
19 23 (1.61%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 163 (11.41%) Degree
2 47 (3.29%) Computer Science Degree
3 43 (3.01%) AWS Certification
3 43 (3.01%) Master's Degree
4 22 (1.54%) CISSP
5 21 (1.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 20 (1.40%) Security Cleared
7 15 (1.05%) SANS
8 14 (0.98%) PhD
9 13 (0.91%) MCSE
9 13 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
10 10 (0.70%) MBA
11 8 (0.56%) CCNA
11 8 (0.56%) Cisco Certification
12 7 (0.49%) CSSLP
13 6 (0.42%) CCIE
13 6 (0.42%) CCIE Service Provider
13 6 (0.42%) EMC Certification
13 6 (0.42%) VCAP
13 6 (0.42%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 558 (39.05%) GCP
2 58 (4.06%) QA
3 12 (0.84%) SLA
4 10 (0.70%) GDPR
5 9 (0.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.35%) PMO
7 3 (0.21%) COBIT
7 3 (0.21%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.21%) HIPAA
7 3 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 3 (0.21%) MiFID
8 2 (0.14%) Cyber Essentials
8 2 (0.14%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.070%) Actionable Recommendations
9 1 (0.070%) PSD2
System Software
1 704 (49.27%) Docker
2 63 (4.41%) Active Directory
3 53 (3.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 38 (2.66%) VirtualBox
5 12 (0.84%) Hyper-V
6 11 (0.77%) HDFS
6 11 (0.77%) Virtual Machines
6 11 (0.77%) Xen
7 10 (0.70%) vSphere
8 7 (0.49%) Apache Flume
9 6 (0.42%) iptables
10 5 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
11 4 (0.28%) LXC
11 4 (0.28%) Microsoft App-V
11 4 (0.28%) XenApp
11 4 (0.28%) XenDesktop
11 4 (0.28%) XenServer
12 3 (0.21%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 3 (0.21%) vCloud
12 3 (0.21%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 534 (37.37%) Kubernetes
2 468 (32.75%) Ansible
3 382 (26.73%) Puppet
4 333 (23.30%) Opscode Chef
5 312 (21.83%) Terraform
6 96 (6.72%) Salt
7 58 (4.06%) Prometheus
8 57 (3.99%) Nagios
9 53 (3.71%) Docker Swarm
10 46 (3.22%) Consul
11 41 (2.87%) Graphite
12 36 (2.52%) Rancher
13 33 (2.31%) Automic
14 27 (1.89%) Rundeck
15 26 (1.82%) Packer
16 25 (1.75%) Grafana
17 24 (1.68%) Mesos
18 21 (1.47%) Kibana
19 19 (1.33%) SCCM
19 19 (1.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 1,061 (74.25%) Google
2 145 (10.15%) Microsoft
3 142 (9.94%) Red Hat
4 135 (9.45%) IBM
5 90 (6.30%) SAP
6 87 (6.09%) Splunk
7 82 (5.74%) VMware
8 69 (4.83%) Oracle
9 53 (3.71%) Cloudera
10 48 (3.36%) Rackspace
11 42 (2.94%) Talend
12 39 (2.73%) Informatica
12 39 (2.73%) Tableau
13 37 (2.59%) AppDynamics
14 33 (2.31%) Hortonworks
15 32 (2.24%) HP
15 32 (2.24%) New Relic
16 31 (2.17%) Atlassian
17 30 (2.10%) RedGate
18 27 (1.89%) EMC