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

Google Cloud Platform (GCP)
England > London
6 months to
21 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 122 338 489
Rank change year-on-year +216 +151 +200
Permanent jobs citing Google Cloud Platform 1,811 716 413
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 2.69% 0.95% 0.55%
As % of the Cloud Services category 9.79% 4.53% 3.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1,403 602 386
London median annual salary £72,500 £70,000 £57,604
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.57% +21.52% +4.73%
10th Percentile £46,500 £45,125 £36,250
90th Percentile £107,500 £95,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £67,500 £63,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% +9.57% +21.05%

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 18,498 15,808 11,700
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 27.46% 20.90% 15.46%
Number of salaries quoted 14,942 13,139 10,123
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £34,750 £35,000 £33,750
90th Percentile £93,750 £88,750 £86,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +0.96% +4.00%

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 November 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 November 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 +116 314 £70,000 - 87
East London +40 38 £70,000 -11.11% 19
West London +16 32 £65,000 -13.33% 76
North London +16 8 £71,250 +9.62% 4
South London - 8 £30,000 - 3
Google Cloud Platform
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 1,482 (81.83%) Amazon AWS
2 1,315 (72.61%) Google
3 1,096 (60.52%) Microsoft Azure
4 939 (51.85%) DevOps
5 792 (43.73%) Docker
6 791 (43.68%) Python
7 789 (43.57%) Agile Software Development
8 652 (36.00%) Kubernetes
9 594 (32.80%) Java
10 536 (29.60%) Linux
11 474 (26.17%) Ansible
12 440 (24.30%) Microservices
13 398 (21.98%) Jenkins
14 362 (19.99%) Continuous Integration
15 361 (19.93%) Puppet
16 349 (19.27%) Software Engineering
17 320 (17.67%) Opscode Chef
18 319 (17.61%) SQL
19 318 (17.56%) Terraform
20 316 (17.45%) Finance
21 283 (15.63%) Scrum
22 266 (14.69%) Big Data
23 263 (14.52%) JavaScript
24 249 (13.75%) Windows
25 245 (13.53%) Node.js
26 244 (13.47%) TDD
27 235 (12.98%) Analytics
28 233 (12.87%) Continuous Delivery
29 227 (12.53%) Go
30 224 (12.37%) Configuration Management

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
1 168 (9.28%) Apache Spark
2 98 (5.41%) Elasticsearch
3 92 (5.08%) Tomcat
4 86 (4.75%) Cloud Foundry
5 84 (4.64%) Apache
6 79 (4.36%) OpenStack
7 72 (3.98%) WebSphere
8 59 (3.26%) WebLogic
9 51 (2.82%) MS Exchange
10 50 (2.76%) Confluence
11 43 (2.37%) nginx
12 25 (1.38%) Apache Pig
13 21 (1.16%) CMS
14 18 (0.99%) MQSeries
15 13 (0.72%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 12 (0.66%) Ethereum
16 12 (0.66%) SharePoint
17 11 (0.61%) Apache Solr
18 9 (0.50%) Apache Airflow
19 8 (0.44%) IIS
Applications
1 59 (3.26%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (0.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (0.22%) Adobe Premiere
4 3 (0.17%) Chatbot
5 1 (0.055%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.055%) HipChat
5 1 (0.055%) Maya
5 1 (0.055%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (0.055%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 16 (0.88%) Distributed Ledger
2 8 (0.44%) SAP Hybris
3 4 (0.22%) NetSuite
4 2 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.11%) Ripple
5 1 (0.055%) Magento
5 1 (0.055%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.055%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 1,482 (81.83%) Amazon AWS
2 1,096 (60.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 188 (10.38%) PaaS
4 160 (8.83%) Serverless
5 124 (6.85%) IBM Cloud
6 109 (6.02%) SaaS
7 102 (5.63%) AWS CloudFormation
8 97 (5.36%) OpenShift
9 94 (5.19%) Cloud Computing
10 85 (4.69%) IaaS
10 85 (4.69%) Office 365
11 68 (3.75%) GitHub
12 43 (2.37%) AWS Lambda
13 29 (1.60%) Google App Engine
14 28 (1.55%) Amazon S3
14 28 (1.55%) CloudBees
15 22 (1.21%) Slack
15 22 (1.21%) Trello
16 20 (1.10%) Amazon SageMaker
17 17 (0.94%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 70 (3.87%) Firewall
2 58 (3.20%) SAN
3 46 (2.54%) HTTP
4 45 (2.48%) TCP/IP
5 36 (1.99%) DNS
6 33 (1.82%) VLAN
7 28 (1.55%) Internet
7 28 (1.55%) VPN
8 23 (1.27%) Network Security
9 15 (0.83%) WebEx
10 13 (0.72%) DHCP
11 12 (0.66%) BIG-IP
11 12 (0.66%) WAN
12 10 (0.55%) Intrusion Detection
12 10 (0.55%) Wireshark
13 7 (0.39%) Reverse Proxy
13 7 (0.39%) Skype
14 6 (0.33%) NAS
15 5 (0.28%) LAN
16 4 (0.22%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 266 (14.69%) Big Data
2 201 (11.10%) NoSQL
3 169 (9.33%) Hadoop
4 129 (7.12%) MySQL
5 124 (6.85%) SQL Server
6 123 (6.79%) PostgreSQL
7 112 (6.18%) MongoDB
8 85 (4.69%) Apache Cassandra
9 80 (4.42%) BigQuery
10 79 (4.36%) Amazon Redshift
11 65 (3.59%) Redis
12 64 (3.53%) Data Warehouse
13 62 (3.42%) HBase
14 60 (3.31%) Apache Hive
15 55 (3.04%) Relational Database
16 49 (2.71%) Blockchain
17 37 (2.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 36 (1.99%) Amazon DynamoDB
19 32 (1.77%) Flink
19 32 (1.77%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 398 (21.98%) Jenkins
2 211 (11.65%) Git (software)
3 207 (11.43%) JIRA
4 137 (7.56%) TeamCity
5 136 (7.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 97 (5.36%) Octopus Deploy
7 95 (5.25%) Selenium
8 78 (4.31%) Team Foundation Server
9 75 (4.14%) Travis CI
10 72 (3.98%) Subversion
11 71 (3.92%) GoCD
12 62 (3.42%) Vagrant
13 55 (3.04%) Maven
14 54 (2.98%) CircleCI
15 43 (2.37%) IBM UrbanCode
16 41 (2.26%) gulp
17 37 (2.04%) JUnit
18 35 (1.93%) Cucumber
19 29 (1.60%) Grunt
20 28 (1.55%) GitLab
General
1 316 (17.45%) Finance
2 162 (8.95%) Banking
3 102 (5.63%) Retail
4 84 (4.64%) Games
5 77 (4.25%) Law
6 58 (3.20%) Marketing
7 41 (2.26%) Telecoms
8 28 (1.55%) Manufacturing
9 26 (1.44%) Military
9 26 (1.44%) Publishing
10 24 (1.33%) Advertising
11 21 (1.16%) Multimedia
12 20 (1.10%) Electronics
13 19 (1.05%) Legal
14 11 (0.61%) Investment Banking
15 5 (0.28%) Financial Institution
15 5 (0.28%) Local Government
15 5 (0.28%) Online Betting
16 4 (0.22%) Back Office
16 4 (0.22%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 374 (20.65%) Developer
2 345 (19.05%) DevOps Engineer
3 322 (17.78%) Architect
4 211 (11.65%) Cloud Architect
5 126 (6.96%) Cloud Engineer
6 122 (6.74%) Consultant
7 116 (6.41%) AWS Architect
8 104 (5.74%) Java Developer
9 102 (5.63%) AWS DevOps
10 99 (5.47%) AWS Engineer
11 95 (5.25%) Software Engineer
12 93 (5.14%) Azure Architect
13 90 (4.97%) Data Engineer
13 90 (4.97%) Senior DevOps
14 86 (4.75%) Solutions Architect
15 70 (3.87%) Senior Developer
16 63 (3.48%) .NET Developer
17 62 (3.42%) Cloud Developer
18 61 (3.37%) Senior DevOps Engineer
19 60 (3.31%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 245 (13.53%) Node.js
2 192 (10.60%) Web Services
3 175 (9.66%) Spring
4 172 (9.50%) React
5 159 (8.78%) .NET
6 150 (8.28%) AngularJS
7 141 (7.79%) Spring Boot
8 130 (7.18%) HTML
8 130 (7.18%) RESTful
9 127 (7.01%) Kafka
10 116 (6.41%) CSS
11 93 (5.14%) REST
12 86 (4.75%) Java EE
13 63 (3.48%) Elastic Stack
14 55 (3.04%) SOAP
15 54 (2.98%) Spring Cloud
16 52 (2.87%) .NET Core
17 51 (2.82%) HTML5
18 47 (2.60%) Natural Language Processing
19 43 (2.37%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 186 (10.27%) Public Cloud
2 173 (9.55%) Fintech
3 159 (8.78%) Computer Science
4 116 (6.41%) Greenfield Project
5 107 (5.91%) Cloud Native
6 93 (5.14%) Hedge funds
7 92 (5.08%) Blog
8 88 (4.86%) Hybrid Cloud
9 84 (4.64%) Analytical Skills
10 60 (3.31%) Data Centre
11 58 (3.20%) User Experience
12 47 (2.60%) Self-Motivation
13 41 (2.26%) Enterprise Software
14 34 (1.88%) Private Cloud
15 33 (1.82%) Algorithms
16 32 (1.77%) Mobile App
17 30 (1.66%) Enterprise Cloud
18 24 (1.33%) Clustering
19 23 (1.27%) Equities
19 23 (1.27%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 536 (29.60%) Linux
2 249 (13.75%) Windows
3 126 (6.96%) Unix
4 78 (4.31%) Windows Server
5 69 (3.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 52 (2.87%) Ubuntu
7 42 (2.32%) CoreOS
8 32 (1.77%) CentOS
9 25 (1.38%) Debian
10 17 (0.94%) Mesosphere
11 14 (0.77%) Solaris
12 13 (0.72%) AIX
12 13 (0.72%) HPUX
13 9 (0.50%) Android
13 9 (0.50%) Apple iOS
13 9 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
14 8 (0.44%) Windows Server 2012
15 7 (0.39%) Kali Linux
16 6 (0.33%) Amazon Linux
16 6 (0.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 939 (51.85%) DevOps
2 789 (43.57%) Agile Software Development
3 440 (24.30%) Microservices
4 362 (19.99%) Continuous Integration
5 349 (19.27%) Software Engineering
6 283 (15.63%) Scrum
7 244 (13.47%) TDD
8 235 (12.98%) Analytics
9 233 (12.87%) Continuous Delivery
10 224 (12.37%) Configuration Management
11 214 (11.82%) Machine Learning
12 192 (10.60%) Open Source
13 163 (9.00%) Test Automation
14 149 (8.23%) BDD
15 144 (7.95%) Artificial Intelligence
16 135 (7.45%) Data Science
17 123 (6.79%) Business Intelligence
18 104 (5.74%) SDLC
19 99 (5.47%) Mentoring
20 93 (5.14%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 791 (43.68%) Python
2 594 (32.80%) Java
3 319 (17.61%) SQL
4 263 (14.52%) JavaScript
5 227 (12.53%) Go
6 201 (11.10%) C#
7 193 (10.66%) Bash Shell
8 187 (10.33%) Ruby
9 164 (9.06%) PowerShell
10 153 (8.45%) Scala
11 86 (4.75%) Perl
12 76 (4.20%) Java 8
13 75 (4.14%) C++
14 72 (3.98%) TypeScript
15 62 (3.42%) ES6
16 53 (2.93%) C
17 52 (2.87%) R
18 43 (2.37%) PHP
19 34 (1.88%) T-SQL
20 32 (1.77%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 206 (11.37%) Degree
2 61 (3.37%) Computer Science Degree
3 48 (2.65%) AWS Certification
4 41 (2.26%) Master's Degree
5 24 (1.33%) MBA
6 21 (1.16%) CISSP
6 21 (1.16%) Security Cleared
7 18 (0.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 17 (0.94%) SANS
9 16 (0.88%) PhD
10 14 (0.77%) Microsoft Certification
11 13 (0.72%) MCSE
12 11 (0.61%) SC Cleared
13 7 (0.39%) Numerate Degree
14 6 (0.33%) Cisco Certification
14 6 (0.33%) CSSLP
14 6 (0.33%) GWAPT
14 6 (0.33%) TOGAF Certification
15 5 (0.28%) MCSA
15 5 (0.28%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 91 (5.02%) QA
2 12 (0.66%) PMO
3 11 (0.61%) GDPR
4 10 (0.55%) Data Quality
4 10 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (0.55%) SLA
5 5 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 3 (0.17%) COBIT
6 3 (0.17%) Cyber Essentials
6 3 (0.17%) MiFID
6 3 (0.17%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.055%) Actionable Recommendations
7 1 (0.055%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 1 (0.055%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.055%) PSD2
System Software
1 792 (43.73%) Docker
2 102 (5.63%) Active Directory
3 71 (3.92%) VMware Infrastructure
4 27 (1.49%) VirtualBox
5 23 (1.27%) Hyper-V
6 19 (1.05%) vSphere
7 14 (0.77%) Virtual Desktop
8 13 (0.72%) Virtual Machines
9 10 (0.55%) HDFS
9 10 (0.55%) iptables
10 9 (0.50%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 9 (0.50%) Virtual Servers
11 7 (0.39%) Snort
12 5 (0.28%) Apache Flume
12 5 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
13 4 (0.22%) Microsoft App-V
13 4 (0.22%) Varnish
13 4 (0.22%) Xen
13 4 (0.22%) XenApp
13 4 (0.22%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 652 (36.00%) Kubernetes
2 474 (26.17%) Ansible
3 361 (19.93%) Puppet
4 320 (17.67%) Opscode Chef
5 318 (17.56%) Terraform
6 99 (5.47%) Salt
7 61 (3.37%) Prometheus
8 54 (2.98%) Consul
9 49 (2.71%) Nagios
10 43 (2.37%) Automic
11 40 (2.21%) Docker Swarm
12 39 (2.15%) Graphite
13 32 (1.77%) Mesos
13 32 (1.77%) Rancher
14 28 (1.55%) Rundeck
15 27 (1.49%) Grafana
16 24 (1.33%) Packer
16 24 (1.33%) SCCM
17 20 (1.10%) HAProxy
18 18 (0.99%) Kibana
Vendors
1 1,315 (72.61%) Google
2 179 (9.88%) Microsoft
3 158 (8.72%) IBM
4 147 (8.12%) Red Hat
5 106 (5.85%) SAP
6 92 (5.08%) Splunk
6 92 (5.08%) VMware
7 67 (3.70%) Oracle
8 59 (3.26%) Tableau
9 54 (2.98%) Cloudera
10 40 (2.21%) Atlassian
10 40 (2.21%) Rackspace
11 38 (2.10%) AppDynamics
11 38 (2.10%) Salesforce.com
12 34 (1.88%) HP
12 34 (1.88%) Talend
13 33 (1.82%) EMC
13 33 (1.82%) ServiceNow
14 31 (1.71%) Citrix
14 31 (1.71%) RedGate