Period
to 23 April 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 23 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Cloud Platform (GCP)
England > London
6 months to
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 242 383 649
Rank change year-on-year +141 +266 +186
Permanent jobs citing Google Cloud Platform 977 533 255
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 1.40% 0.78% 0.31%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.54% 4.41% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 780 482 222
London median annual salary £70,000 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £46,250 £36,250 £37,825
90th Percentile £97,500 £86,250 £100,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +20.00% -

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 17,620 12,091 11,100
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 25.17% 17.62% 13.30%
Number of salaries quoted 14,593 10,152 9,551
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% -
10th Percentile £35,250 £33,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £86,250 £85,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +2.04%

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 23 April 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 23 April 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 +46 143 £67,500 -3.57% 40
West London +54 33 £70,000 -28.21% 17
East London +11 7 £55,000 -35.29% 8
Google Cloud Platform
England

For the 6 months to 23 April 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.

1 860 (88.02%) Amazon AWS
2 736 (75.33%) Google
3 594 (60.80%) Microsoft Azure
4 486 (49.74%) DevOps
5 431 (44.11%) Python
6 411 (42.07%) Docker
7 403 (41.25%) Agile Software Development
8 344 (35.21%) Linux
9 320 (32.75%) GCP
10 314 (32.14%) Kubernetes
11 308 (31.53%) Java
12 298 (30.50%) Ansible
13 277 (28.35%) Puppet
14 272 (27.84%) Jenkins
15 251 (25.69%) Opscode Chef
16 231 (23.64%) Continuous Integration
17 215 (22.01%) Microservices
17 215 (22.01%) Terraform
18 206 (21.08%) SQL
19 192 (19.65%) Software Engineering
20 176 (18.01%) Bash Shell
21 173 (17.71%) JavaScript
22 164 (16.79%) Web Services
22 164 (16.79%) Git (software)
23 158 (16.17%) Ruby
24 151 (15.46%) TDD
25 143 (14.64%) React
26 136 (13.92%) MySQL
27 132 (13.51%) Big Data
28 130 (13.31%) Analytics

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
1 109 (11.16%) Apache Spark
2 59 (6.04%) Apache
3 58 (5.94%) Elasticsearch
4 48 (4.91%) OpenStack
5 32 (3.28%) IIS
6 25 (2.56%) nginx
6 25 (2.56%) Tomcat
7 21 (2.15%) Cloud Foundry
8 16 (1.64%) CloudStack
9 14 (1.43%) CMS
10 12 (1.23%) SAS
11 10 (1.02%) Apache Pig
12 9 (0.92%) Apache Airflow
13 8 (0.82%) Confluence
13 8 (0.82%) Ethereum
13 8 (0.82%) JBoss
14 6 (0.61%) Luigi
15 5 (0.51%) EPiServer
15 5 (0.51%) Sitecore CMS
16 4 (0.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 8 (0.82%) SPSS
2 4 (0.41%) Chatbot
3 2 (0.20%) Adobe Premiere
3 2 (0.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.10%) Adobe After Effects
4 1 (0.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.10%) CINEMA 4D
4 1 (0.10%) Maya
4 1 (0.10%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (0.10%) NUKE
Business Applications
1 2 (0.20%) PeopleSoft HCM
1 2 (0.20%) PeopleSoft HRMS
1 2 (0.20%) SAP Hybris
1 2 (0.20%) Unica
2 1 (0.10%) Distributed Ledger
2 1 (0.10%) Eikon
2 1 (0.10%) Magento
2 1 (0.10%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.10%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (0.10%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 860 (88.02%) Amazon AWS
2 594 (60.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 119 (12.18%) IaaS
4 87 (8.90%) PaaS
5 72 (7.37%) AWS CloudFormation
6 48 (4.91%) SaaS
7 44 (4.50%) Amazon EC2
8 41 (4.20%) Amazon S3
9 40 (4.09%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 37 (3.79%) Serverless
11 32 (3.28%) Cloud Computing
12 19 (1.94%) GitHub
12 19 (1.94%) Loggly
12 19 (1.94%) Sumo Logic
13 18 (1.84%) CloudBees
14 17 (1.74%) Google App Engine
14 17 (1.74%) IBM Cloud
15 13 (1.33%) Amazon EMR
15 13 (1.33%) Amazon Kinesis
16 12 (1.23%) Amazon CloudWatch
Communications & Networking
1 52 (5.32%) TCP/IP
2 51 (5.22%) HTTP
3 41 (4.20%) DNS
4 29 (2.97%) Internet
5 24 (2.46%) Firewall
6 14 (1.43%) Kerberos
7 13 (1.33%) VLAN
7 13 (1.33%) Wireshark
8 11 (1.13%) VPN
8 11 (1.13%) Wireless
9 5 (0.51%) AMQP
9 5 (0.51%) Network Security
10 4 (0.41%) SAN
10 4 (0.41%) SMS
10 4 (0.41%) SMTP
11 3 (0.31%) IMAP
11 3 (0.31%) LAN
11 3 (0.31%) VoIP
12 2 (0.20%) PuTTY
12 2 (0.20%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (13.92%) MySQL
2 132 (13.51%) Big Data
3 129 (13.20%) MongoDB
4 124 (12.69%) NoSQL
5 111 (11.36%) Hadoop
6 95 (9.72%) Apache Cassandra
7 85 (8.70%) PostgreSQL
8 50 (5.12%) Data Warehouse
9 48 (4.91%) SQL Server
10 43 (4.40%) BigQuery
10 43 (4.40%) Redis
11 42 (4.30%) Apache Hive
12 37 (3.79%) Amazon Redshift
12 37 (3.79%) Blockchain
13 33 (3.38%) HBase
14 27 (2.76%) Relational Database
15 26 (2.66%) Impala
16 22 (2.25%) Pentaho
17 21 (2.15%) MariaDB
17 21 (2.15%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 272 (27.84%) Jenkins
2 164 (16.79%) Git (software)
3 112 (11.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 77 (7.88%) Octopus Deploy
5 72 (7.37%) TeamCity
6 65 (6.65%) JIRA
7 63 (6.45%) Vagrant
8 50 (5.12%) Subversion
9 48 (4.91%) Team Foundation Server
10 47 (4.81%) GoCD
11 44 (4.50%) Maven
12 36 (3.68%) Visual Studio
13 31 (3.17%) Visual Studio Team System
14 29 (2.97%) Travis CI
15 27 (2.76%) Selenium
16 22 (2.25%) IBM UrbanCode
17 18 (1.84%) ClearCase
17 18 (1.84%) HP UFT
18 13 (1.33%) Fiddler
18 13 (1.33%) Grunt
General
1 130 (13.31%) Finance
2 56 (5.73%) Retail
3 49 (5.02%) Marketing
4 38 (3.89%) Telecoms
5 36 (3.68%) Law
6 32 (3.28%) Games
7 31 (3.17%) Banking
8 18 (1.84%) Manufacturing
9 11 (1.13%) German Language
9 11 (1.13%) Italian Language
10 8 (0.82%) Publishing
11 6 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
12 5 (0.51%) Electronics
13 2 (0.20%) Advertising
13 2 (0.20%) Digital Economy
13 2 (0.20%) Front Office
13 2 (0.20%) International Banking
13 2 (0.20%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.20%) Legal
14 1 (0.10%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 223 (22.82%) Developer
2 183 (18.73%) Architect
3 178 (18.22%) DevOps Engineer
4 118 (12.08%) Consultant
5 84 (8.60%) Cloud Architect
6 78 (7.98%) Cloud Engineer
7 76 (7.78%) Java Developer
8 75 (7.68%) Data Engineer
9 69 (7.06%) Solutions Architect
10 62 (6.35%) Software Engineer
11 61 (6.24%) AWS Architect
12 51 (5.22%) AWS Engineer
13 50 (5.12%) Java Engineer
14 47 (4.81%) AWS DevOps
15 44 (4.50%) Azure Architect
16 42 (4.30%) Developer/Software Engineer
17 38 (3.89%) Technical Architect
18 36 (3.68%) Linux Engineer
19 35 (3.58%) Java Software Engineer
20 34 (3.48%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 164 (16.79%) Web Services
2 143 (14.64%) React
3 111 (11.36%) Node.js
4 102 (10.44%) AngularJS
5 90 (9.21%) RESTful
6 71 (7.27%) HTML
7 62 (6.35%) Kafka
8 60 (6.14%) CSS
9 56 (5.73%) D3.js
10 53 (5.42%) .NET
11 52 (5.32%) Elastic Stack
12 49 (5.02%) REST
13 39 (3.99%) RabbitMQ
14 36 (3.68%) J2EE
15 31 (3.17%) HTML5
16 30 (3.07%) Spring
17 27 (2.76%) LAMP
18 25 (2.56%) Hibernate
18 25 (2.56%) Spark Streaming
19 22 (2.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 71 (7.27%) Analytical Skills
2 60 (6.14%) Public Cloud
3 59 (6.04%) Computer Science
4 45 (4.61%) Greenfield Project
5 43 (4.40%) Fintech
6 40 (4.09%) Data Centre
7 35 (3.58%) Algorithms
8 31 (3.17%) User Experience
9 23 (2.35%) Enterprise Software
10 21 (2.15%) Blog
11 19 (1.94%) Private Cloud
12 13 (1.33%) PKI
12 13 (1.33%) Virtual Team
13 12 (1.23%) Data Structures
14 11 (1.13%) EMC VMAX
14 11 (1.13%) Hybrid Cloud
15 10 (1.02%) Cloud Native
15 10 (1.02%) Clustering
16 9 (0.92%) Linux Command Line
16 9 (0.92%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 344 (35.21%) Linux
2 119 (12.18%) Windows
3 113 (11.57%) Unix
4 40 (4.09%) CentOS
5 28 (2.87%) CoreOS
6 25 (2.56%) Ubuntu
7 18 (1.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 14 (1.43%) Windows Server
9 7 (0.72%) Debian
9 7 (0.72%) Windows Server 2008
10 5 (0.51%) DC/OS
10 5 (0.51%) Mac OS X
10 5 (0.51%) Robot Operating System
11 4 (0.41%) Apple iOS
12 3 (0.31%) Android
12 3 (0.31%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (0.20%) Mesosphere
13 2 (0.20%) Windows 10
14 1 (0.10%) Fedora
14 1 (0.10%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 486 (49.74%) DevOps
2 403 (41.25%) Agile Software Development
3 231 (23.64%) Continuous Integration
4 215 (22.01%) Microservices
5 192 (19.65%) Software Engineering
6 151 (15.46%) TDD
7 130 (13.31%) Analytics
8 123 (12.59%) Configuration Management
9 111 (11.36%) Open Source
10 108 (11.05%) Machine Learning
11 93 (9.52%) Migration
12 90 (9.21%) Scrum
13 89 (9.11%) Continuous Delivery
14 85 (8.70%) ETL
15 81 (8.29%) Data Science
16 72 (7.37%) Problem-Solving
17 70 (7.16%) Presales
18 63 (6.45%) BDD
19 61 (6.24%) Business Intelligence
19 61 (6.24%) Continuous Deployment
Programming Languages
1 431 (44.11%) Python
2 308 (31.53%) Java
3 206 (21.08%) SQL
4 176 (18.01%) Bash Shell
5 173 (17.71%) JavaScript
6 158 (16.17%) Ruby
7 126 (12.90%) Go
8 87 (8.90%) Scala
9 85 (8.70%) PowerShell
10 68 (6.96%) C#
11 58 (5.94%) PHP
12 36 (3.68%) C++
13 35 (3.58%) Perl
14 33 (3.38%) Java 8
15 25 (2.56%) R
16 23 (2.35%) Shell Script
17 14 (1.43%) ES6
18 13 (1.33%) Kotlin
19 11 (1.13%) Clojure
20 10 (1.02%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 85 (8.70%) Degree
2 58 (5.94%) AWS Certification
3 32 (3.28%) Security Cleared
4 22 (2.25%) Sun Certification
5 18 (1.84%) Cisco Certification
6 14 (1.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 12 (1.23%) CCNA
8 11 (1.13%) CCIE
8 11 (1.13%) CCIE Data Center
8 11 (1.13%) CCIE Service Provider
8 11 (1.13%) Computer Science Degree
9 10 (1.02%) CISSP
9 10 (1.02%) EMC Certification
10 8 (0.82%) PhD
11 7 (0.72%) MCSE
11 7 (0.72%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (0.72%) SC Cleared
12 6 (0.61%) (ISC)2 CCSP
12 6 (0.61%) VCAP
12 6 (0.61%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 320 (32.75%) GCP
2 29 (2.97%) Data Quality
3 25 (2.56%) QA
4 3 (0.31%) HIPAA
4 3 (0.31%) SLA
5 1 (0.10%) GDPR
5 1 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.10%) MiFID
System Software
1 411 (42.07%) Docker
2 53 (5.42%) Active Directory
3 49 (5.02%) VMware Infrastructure
4 26 (2.66%) VirtualBox
5 18 (1.84%) Apache Flume
5 18 (1.84%) Hyper-V
6 15 (1.54%) HDFS
7 10 (1.02%) Varnish
8 8 (0.82%) Xen
9 7 (0.72%) Virtual Machines
10 6 (0.61%) vSphere
11 3 (0.31%) LXC
12 2 (0.20%) KVM
12 2 (0.20%) vCloud
12 2 (0.20%) VMware Workstation
12 2 (0.20%) XenDesktop
12 2 (0.20%) XenServer
13 1 (0.10%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 1 (0.10%) Squid
13 1 (0.10%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 314 (32.14%) Kubernetes
2 298 (30.50%) Ansible
3 277 (28.35%) Puppet
4 251 (25.69%) Opscode Chef
5 215 (22.01%) Terraform
6 38 (3.89%) Nagios
7 36 (3.68%) Salt
8 29 (2.97%) Prometheus
9 28 (2.87%) Consul
10 27 (2.76%) Graphite
10 27 (2.76%) ZABBIX
11 26 (2.66%) Docker Swarm
12 22 (2.25%) Rundeck
13 18 (1.84%) Automic
13 18 (1.84%) Packer
14 15 (1.54%) HAProxy
15 14 (1.43%) Grafana
15 14 (1.43%) logstash
15 14 (1.43%) Oozie
16 11 (1.13%) Graylog
Vendors
1 736 (75.33%) Google
2 118 (12.08%) Microsoft
3 77 (7.88%) VMware
4 61 (6.24%) Cloudera
4 61 (6.24%) Splunk
5 51 (5.22%) Talend
6 50 (5.12%) Oracle
7 44 (4.50%) IBM
8 42 (4.30%) Tableau
9 40 (4.09%) Informatica
10 39 (3.99%) Rackspace
11 36 (3.68%) SAP
12 29 (2.97%) Red Hat
13 27 (2.76%) New Relic
14 26 (2.66%) SaltStack
15 24 (2.46%) Cisco
16 23 (2.35%) ServiceNow
17 22 (2.25%) Delphix
17 22 (2.25%) RedGate
18 20 (2.05%) Hortonworks