Period
to 20 July 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 20 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Cloud Platform (GCP)
England > London
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 220 356 631
Rank change year-on-year +136 +275 +155
Permanent jobs citing Google Cloud Platform 1,187 639 288
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.67% 0.87% 0.35%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.48% 4.53% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 880 536 249
London median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33% +9.09%
10th Percentile £46,250 £41,250 £41,250
90th Percentile £97,500 £96,250 £85,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £63,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -0.79% +14.55% +22.22%

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 18,312 14,099 11,727
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 25.70% 19.27% 14.14%
Number of salaries quoted 14,877 11,535 10,085
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £86,250 £85,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +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 20 July 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 20 July 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 +53 223 £70,000 +7.69% 76
West London +40 24 £60,000 -47.83% 34
East London +6 8 £65,000 -40.91% 15
North London - 4 £56,250 - 3
South London -11 2 £77,500 +55.00% 1
Google Cloud Platform
England

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 1,064 (89.64%) Amazon AWS
2 855 (72.03%) Google
3 748 (63.02%) Microsoft Azure
4 692 (58.30%) DevOps
5 602 (50.72%) Docker
6 545 (45.91%) Agile Software Development
7 528 (44.48%) Python
8 468 (39.43%) GCP
9 423 (35.64%) Kubernetes
10 420 (35.38%) Linux
11 405 (34.12%) Ansible
12 401 (33.78%) Java
13 380 (32.01%) Jenkins
14 344 (28.98%) Puppet
15 333 (28.05%) Continuous Integration
16 316 (26.62%) Opscode Chef
17 297 (25.02%) Terraform
18 270 (22.75%) Microservices
19 230 (19.38%) Software Engineering
20 195 (16.43%) Configuration Management
21 191 (16.09%) JavaScript
21 191 (16.09%) TDD
22 189 (15.92%) SQL
23 185 (15.59%) Git (software)
24 183 (15.42%) Open Source
24 183 (15.42%) Finance
25 181 (15.25%) Scrum
26 180 (15.16%) Web Services
27 177 (14.91%) Bash Shell
28 169 (14.24%) Ruby

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
1 102 (8.59%) Apache Spark
2 75 (6.32%) Tomcat
3 71 (5.98%) Elasticsearch
4 69 (5.81%) OpenStack
5 67 (5.64%) Apache
6 44 (3.71%) Cloud Foundry
7 37 (3.12%) WebSphere
8 34 (2.86%) WebLogic
9 26 (2.19%) IIS
10 24 (2.02%) nginx
11 18 (1.52%) CMS
12 17 (1.43%) Ethereum
13 15 (1.26%) JBoss
14 13 (1.10%) Confluence
15 11 (0.93%) Apache Pig
16 10 (0.84%) MQSeries
17 9 (0.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
18 7 (0.59%) Apache Airflow
19 6 (0.51%) SharePoint
20 4 (0.34%) Jetty
Applications
1 4 (0.34%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.084%) Fireworks
2 1 (0.084%) HipChat
2 1 (0.084%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.084%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (0.17%) Distributed Ledger
1 2 (0.17%) PeopleSoft HCM
1 2 (0.17%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 1 (0.084%) BASE24
2 1 (0.084%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.084%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.084%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.084%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.084%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 1,064 (89.64%) Amazon AWS
2 748 (63.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 121 (10.19%) PaaS
4 118 (9.94%) IaaS
5 114 (9.60%) Serverless
6 94 (7.92%) AWS CloudFormation
7 68 (5.73%) IBM Cloud
8 56 (4.72%) SaaS
9 52 (4.38%) Cloud Computing
10 45 (3.79%) Amazon EC2
10 45 (3.79%) Amazon S3
11 43 (3.62%) OpenShift
12 42 (3.54%) GitHub
13 38 (3.20%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 31 (2.61%) Office 365
15 27 (2.27%) CloudBees
16 26 (2.19%) Sumo Logic
17 25 (2.11%) Loggly
18 21 (1.77%) Amazon EMR
19 18 (1.52%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 61 (5.14%) HTTP
2 58 (4.89%) DNS
3 57 (4.80%) TCP/IP
4 42 (3.54%) Internet
5 20 (1.68%) Firewall
6 17 (1.43%) Kerberos
6 17 (1.43%) Wireshark
7 12 (1.01%) DHCP
8 10 (0.84%) VPN
8 10 (0.84%) Wireless
9 8 (0.67%) VLAN
10 7 (0.59%) AMQP
11 5 (0.42%) IPsec
11 5 (0.42%) SAN
12 4 (0.34%) NAS
12 4 (0.34%) Network Security
12 4 (0.34%) VoIP
12 4 (0.34%) VSAN
13 3 (0.25%) Remote Desktop
13 3 (0.25%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 134 (11.29%) Big Data
2 131 (11.04%) NoSQL
3 128 (10.78%) MongoDB
4 113 (9.52%) Hadoop
5 106 (8.93%) MySQL
6 97 (8.17%) Apache Cassandra
7 87 (7.33%) PostgreSQL
8 59 (4.97%) SQL Server
9 54 (4.55%) Blockchain
10 46 (3.88%) Redis
11 43 (3.62%) Amazon Redshift
12 40 (3.37%) Apache Hive
13 36 (3.03%) HBase
13 36 (3.03%) Relational Database
14 34 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
15 31 (2.61%) Impala
16 27 (2.27%) Neo4j
17 26 (2.19%) BigQuery
18 23 (1.94%) Cosmos DB
18 23 (1.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 380 (32.01%) Jenkins
2 185 (15.59%) Git (software)
3 151 (12.72%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 115 (9.69%) JIRA
5 98 (8.26%) Octopus Deploy
6 97 (8.17%) TeamCity
7 90 (7.58%) Vagrant
8 79 (6.66%) Subversion
9 66 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
10 65 (5.48%) Maven
11 62 (5.22%) GoCD
12 57 (4.80%) Selenium
13 45 (3.79%) Travis CI
14 39 (3.29%) Grunt
15 32 (2.70%) gulp
16 29 (2.44%) IBM UrbanCode
17 25 (2.11%) ClearCase
17 25 (2.11%) HP UFT
18 24 (2.02%) GitLab
19 23 (1.94%) JUnit
General
1 183 (15.42%) Finance
2 67 (5.64%) Retail
3 53 (4.47%) Marketing
4 48 (4.04%) Games
5 37 (3.12%) Banking
6 32 (2.70%) Law
7 28 (2.36%) Manufacturing
7 28 (2.36%) Telecoms
8 13 (1.10%) Multimedia
9 10 (0.84%) German Language
9 10 (0.84%) Italian Language
10 9 (0.76%) Pharmaceutical
11 8 (0.67%) Advertising
11 8 (0.67%) Publishing
12 6 (0.51%) Investment Banking
13 4 (0.34%) Local Government
14 3 (0.25%) Back Office
14 3 (0.25%) Electronics
14 3 (0.25%) Front Office
14 3 (0.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 277 (23.34%) Developer
2 226 (19.04%) DevOps Engineer
3 207 (17.44%) Architect
4 140 (11.79%) Consultant
5 112 (9.44%) Cloud Architect
6 102 (8.59%) Java Developer
7 99 (8.34%) Software Engineer
8 77 (6.49%) Cloud Engineer
8 77 (6.49%) Solutions Architect
9 73 (6.15%) Data Engineer
10 71 (5.98%) AWS Engineer
11 67 (5.64%) AWS DevOps
12 63 (5.31%) Java Engineer
13 61 (5.14%) AWS Architect
14 60 (5.05%) Developer/Software Engineer
15 55 (4.63%) Senior DevOps
16 46 (3.88%) Senior DevOps Engineer
17 43 (3.62%) Senior Developer
18 42 (3.54%) Technical Architect
19 41 (3.45%) Cloud Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 180 (15.16%) Web Services
2 161 (13.56%) Node.js
3 158 (13.31%) React
4 124 (10.45%) RESTful
5 123 (10.36%) AngularJS
6 110 (9.27%) HTML
7 94 (7.92%) Spring
8 90 (7.58%) .NET
9 85 (7.16%) CSS
10 81 (6.82%) Kafka
11 77 (6.49%) REST
12 74 (6.23%) Spring Boot
13 65 (5.48%) Elastic Stack
14 63 (5.31%) RabbitMQ
15 50 (4.21%) D3.js
16 39 (3.29%) Spark Streaming
17 35 (2.95%) Java EE
18 33 (2.78%) J2EE
19 32 (2.70%) Backbone.js
20 31 (2.61%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 117 (9.86%) Public Cloud
2 85 (7.16%) Fintech
3 82 (6.91%) Computer Science
4 73 (6.15%) Analytical Skills
5 67 (5.64%) Blog
6 50 (4.21%) Greenfield Project
7 45 (3.79%) Cloud Native
8 43 (3.62%) Enterprise Software
9 41 (3.45%) Hybrid Cloud
10 40 (3.37%) User Experience
11 38 (3.20%) Data Centre
12 36 (3.03%) Self-Motivation
13 25 (2.11%) Algorithms
14 22 (1.85%) Private Cloud
15 19 (1.60%) Mobile App
16 17 (1.43%) PKI
17 15 (1.26%) Virtual Team
18 14 (1.18%) Clustering
18 14 (1.18%) Linux Command Line
19 12 (1.01%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 420 (35.38%) Linux
2 150 (12.64%) Windows
3 146 (12.30%) Unix
4 52 (4.38%) CentOS
5 38 (3.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 33 (2.78%) CoreOS
7 29 (2.44%) Ubuntu
8 23 (1.94%) Windows Server
9 9 (0.76%) Android
9 9 (0.76%) Apple iOS
10 8 (0.67%) Debian
11 7 (0.59%) DC/OS
11 7 (0.59%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (0.51%) AIX
12 6 (0.51%) HPUX
12 6 (0.51%) Solaris
13 5 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
14 4 (0.34%) Windows 10
15 3 (0.25%) Mac OS X
15 3 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 692 (58.30%) DevOps
2 545 (45.91%) Agile Software Development
3 333 (28.05%) Continuous Integration
4 270 (22.75%) Microservices
5 230 (19.38%) Software Engineering
6 195 (16.43%) Configuration Management
7 191 (16.09%) TDD
8 183 (15.42%) Open Source
9 181 (15.25%) Scrum
10 154 (12.97%) Continuous Delivery
11 125 (10.53%) Analytics
12 104 (8.76%) Machine Learning
13 93 (7.83%) Continuous Deployment
13 93 (7.83%) Domain-Driven Design
14 82 (6.91%) ETL
14 82 (6.91%) Problem-Solving
15 78 (6.57%) Test Automation
16 71 (5.98%) Migration
17 70 (5.90%) Pair Programming
18 65 (5.48%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 528 (44.48%) Python
2 401 (33.78%) Java
3 191 (16.09%) JavaScript
4 189 (15.92%) SQL
5 177 (14.91%) Bash Shell
6 169 (14.24%) Ruby
7 158 (13.31%) Go
8 119 (10.03%) C#
9 92 (7.75%) PowerShell
10 85 (7.16%) Scala
11 52 (4.38%) PHP
12 48 (4.04%) ES6
12 48 (4.04%) Perl
13 44 (3.71%) Java 8
14 39 (3.29%) C++
15 30 (2.53%) Shell Script
16 19 (1.60%) Kotlin
17 17 (1.43%) R
17 17 (1.43%) TypeScript
18 16 (1.35%) Solidity
Qualifications
1 109 (9.18%) Degree
2 49 (4.13%) AWS Certification
3 28 (2.36%) Security Cleared
4 26 (2.19%) Master's Degree
5 18 (1.52%) Computer Science Degree
6 14 (1.18%) Cisco Certification
6 14 (1.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 13 (1.10%) Sun Certification
8 12 (1.01%) CCNA
9 11 (0.93%) CISSP
10 10 (0.84%) CCIE
10 10 (0.84%) CCIE Data Center
10 10 (0.84%) CCIE Service Provider
10 10 (0.84%) EMC Certification
10 10 (0.84%) PhD
11 9 (0.76%) MCSE
11 9 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (0.76%) VCAP
11 9 (0.76%) VCDX
12 5 (0.42%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 468 (39.43%) GCP
2 27 (2.27%) QA
3 8 (0.67%) SLA
4 6 (0.51%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.25%) GDPR
5 3 (0.25%) HIPAA
5 3 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.25%) MiFID
6 2 (0.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 602 (50.72%) Docker
2 49 (4.13%) Active Directory
3 40 (3.37%) VMware Infrastructure
4 35 (2.95%) VirtualBox
5 19 (1.60%) Apache Flume
6 15 (1.26%) Hyper-V
7 13 (1.10%) HDFS
8 10 (0.84%) Virtual Machines
8 10 (0.84%) Xen
9 8 (0.67%) vSphere
10 5 (0.42%) LXC
11 4 (0.34%) XenServer
12 3 (0.25%) Microsoft App-V
12 3 (0.25%) Varnish
12 3 (0.25%) vCloud
12 3 (0.25%) VMware Workstation
12 3 (0.25%) XenApp
12 3 (0.25%) XenDesktop
13 2 (0.17%) GPFS
13 2 (0.17%) oVirt
Systems Management
1 423 (35.64%) Kubernetes
2 405 (34.12%) Ansible
3 344 (28.98%) Puppet
4 316 (26.62%) Opscode Chef
5 297 (25.02%) Terraform
6 76 (6.40%) Salt
7 62 (5.22%) Nagios
8 55 (4.63%) Prometheus
9 47 (3.96%) Docker Swarm
10 35 (2.95%) Consul
10 35 (2.95%) Graphite
11 31 (2.61%) Rancher
12 29 (2.44%) Rundeck
13 28 (2.36%) Grafana
14 27 (2.27%) ZABBIX
15 25 (2.11%) Automic
16 23 (1.94%) Packer
17 18 (1.52%) Oozie
18 17 (1.43%) Mesos
19 14 (1.18%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 855 (72.03%) Google
2 124 (10.45%) Microsoft
3 90 (7.58%) IBM
4 86 (7.25%) Splunk
5 77 (6.49%) Red Hat
6 66 (5.56%) Oracle
7 61 (5.14%) VMware
8 59 (4.97%) Cloudera
9 51 (4.30%) Talend
10 50 (4.21%) SAP
11 47 (3.96%) Rackspace
12 44 (3.71%) Informatica
13 41 (3.45%) New Relic
14 31 (2.61%) Cisco
15 30 (2.53%) AppDynamics
15 30 (2.53%) ServiceNow
16 29 (2.44%) Delphix
16 29 (2.44%) RedGate
17 28 (2.36%) Hortonworks
17 28 (2.36%) Tableau