Period
to 15 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 15 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Cloud Platform (GCP)
England > Midlands
6 months to
15 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 244 353 391
Rank change year-on-year +109 +38 +3
Permanent jobs citing Google Cloud Platform 129 37 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.98% 0.24% 0.16%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.68% 1.47% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 97 26 40
Midlands median annual salary £65,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.00% - -20.00%
10th Percentile £29,250 £36,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £72,500 £65,000
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 the Midlands with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 2,759 2,512 2,015
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 20.90% 16.24% 10.97%
Number of salaries quoted 2,192 2,083 1,523
Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% +7.59%
10th Percentile £25,750 £25,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £65,000 £66,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +1.94% +3.00%

Google Cloud Platform
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Google Cloud Platform in the Midlands

Google Cloud Platform
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Google Cloud Platform in the Midlands

Google Cloud Platform
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Google Cloud Platform in the Midlands over the 6 months to 15 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Google Cloud Platform in the Midlands

Google Cloud Platform
Job Locations in the Midlands

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 Midlands region over the 6 months to 15 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
East Midlands +70 76 £75,000 +53.06% 3
West Midlands +62 53 £60,000 +20.00% 15
Google Cloud Platform
England

For the 6 months to 15 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Google Cloud Platform.

1 112 (86.82%) Amazon AWS
2 101 (78.29%) Google
3 98 (75.97%) Microsoft Azure
4 62 (48.06%) Agile Software Development
5 50 (38.76%) Java
6 41 (31.78%) Big Data
7 39 (30.23%) Software Engineering
8 38 (29.46%) Microservices
9 36 (27.91%) Web Services
10 35 (27.13%) Linux
10 35 (27.13%) Microsoft
11 33 (25.58%) Python
11 33 (25.58%) Open Source
12 30 (23.26%) DevOps
13 29 (22.48%) Hadoop
14 28 (21.71%) Degree
14 28 (21.71%) Windows
14 28 (21.71%) Kubernetes
15 27 (20.93%) BigQuery
15 27 (20.93%) Apache Spark
15 27 (20.93%) Analytics
15 27 (20.93%) Problem-Solving
15 27 (20.93%) SQL Server
16 26 (20.16%) Retail
16 26 (20.16%) Finance
17 25 (19.38%) Elasticsearch
18 24 (18.60%) SQL
19 22 (17.05%) Data Warehouse
19 22 (17.05%) Computer Science
20 21 (16.28%) PHP

Google Cloud Platform
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 27 (20.93%) Apache Spark
2 25 (19.38%) Elasticsearch
3 9 (6.98%) SAS
4 8 (6.20%) Cloud Foundry
4 8 (6.20%) CMS
5 6 (4.65%) Drupal
5 6 (4.65%) eZ Publish
6 4 (3.10%) WordPress
7 3 (2.33%) Apache
8 1 (0.78%) Jupyter
Applications
1 9 (6.98%) SPSS
2 2 (1.55%) Maya
3 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.10%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 112 (86.82%) Amazon AWS
2 98 (75.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (14.73%) PaaS
4 18 (13.95%) IaaS
5 10 (7.75%) IBM Cloud
6 7 (5.43%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (4.65%) G Suite
7 6 (4.65%) SaaS
8 5 (3.88%) GitHub
9 4 (3.10%) Fastly
9 4 (3.10%) Stackdriver
10 3 (2.33%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 3 (2.33%) AWS CloudFormation
11 2 (1.55%) Amazon EC2
11 2 (1.55%) Amazon S3
11 2 (1.55%) Google Analytics
11 2 (1.55%) Route 53
11 2 (1.55%) Serverless
12 1 (0.78%) Amazon SQS
12 1 (0.78%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.98%) TCP/IP
2 4 (3.10%) Firewall
3 3 (2.33%) Kerberos
4 2 (1.55%) LAN
4 2 (1.55%) WAN
5 1 (0.78%) BGP
5 1 (0.78%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.78%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (0.78%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.78%) HTTP
5 1 (0.78%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.78%) Internet
5 1 (0.78%) Network Security
5 1 (0.78%) NX-OS
5 1 (0.78%) OSPF
5 1 (0.78%) SMPP
5 1 (0.78%) SMTP
5 1 (0.78%) tcpdump
5 1 (0.78%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.78%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (31.78%) Big Data
2 29 (22.48%) Hadoop
3 27 (20.93%) BigQuery
3 27 (20.93%) SQL Server
4 22 (17.05%) Data Warehouse
5 15 (11.63%) MySQL
6 14 (10.85%) Flink
7 13 (10.08%) HBase
7 13 (10.08%) MongoDB
8 11 (8.53%) NoSQL
9 10 (7.75%) Star Schema
10 9 (6.98%) BusinessObjects
10 9 (6.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 8 (6.20%) Redis
12 5 (3.88%) DB2
12 5 (3.88%) PostgreSQL
12 5 (3.88%) Relational Database
13 4 (3.10%) Apache Cassandra
13 4 (3.10%) Bigtable
14 3 (2.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 13 (10.08%) Git (software)
2 11 (8.53%) Jenkins
3 8 (6.20%) TeamCity
4 5 (3.88%) CircleCI
4 5 (3.88%) Codeship
5 4 (3.10%) Selenium
5 4 (3.10%) SoapUI
6 3 (2.33%) JMeter
6 3 (2.33%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (1.55%) Cucumber
7 2 (1.55%) SonarQube
8 1 (0.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.78%) Concordion
8 1 (0.78%) FitNesse
8 1 (0.78%) JIRA
8 1 (0.78%) MSBuild
8 1 (0.78%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.78%) Travis CI
8 1 (0.78%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 26 (20.16%) Finance
1 26 (20.16%) Retail
2 4 (3.10%) Electronics
3 3 (2.33%) Games
3 3 (2.33%) Law
4 1 (0.78%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 35 (27.13%) Developer
2 30 (23.26%) Architect
3 20 (15.50%) DevOps Engineer
4 14 (10.85%) Cloud Architect
5 13 (10.08%) Software Developer
5 13 (10.08%) Software Engineer
6 12 (9.30%) Java Developer
7 10 (7.75%) Big Data Engineer
7 10 (7.75%) Data Architect
8 9 (6.98%) Developer/Software Engineer
8 9 (6.98%) Java Engineer
9 8 (6.20%) AWS Architect
9 8 (6.20%) Lead Architect
10 7 (5.43%) PHP Developer
11 6 (4.65%) C# Architect
11 6 (4.65%) Data Engineer
11 6 (4.65%) Development Manager
11 6 (4.65%) Hadoop Engineer
11 6 (4.65%) Migration Architect
11 6 (4.65%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (27.91%) Web Services
2 16 (12.40%) .NET
3 11 (8.53%) REST
3 11 (8.53%) SOAP
4 10 (7.75%) JSON
4 10 (7.75%) XML
5 8 (6.20%) Middleware
5 8 (6.20%) RESTful
6 7 (5.43%) Memcached
6 7 (5.43%) Node.js
6 7 (5.43%) React
7 4 (3.10%) GraphQL
7 4 (3.10%) gRPC
7 4 (3.10%) React Native
7 4 (3.10%) TensorFlow
8 3 (2.33%) Kafka
8 3 (2.33%) LDAP
8 3 (2.33%) SAML
9 2 (1.55%) ASP.NET
9 2 (1.55%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 22 (17.05%) Computer Science
2 20 (15.50%) Public Cloud
3 11 (8.53%) Linux Command Line
4 9 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (6.20%) Taxonomies
6 7 (5.43%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (3.10%) Cloud Native
7 4 (3.10%) Data Centre
8 2 (1.55%) Data Structures
8 2 (1.55%) Fintech
8 2 (1.55%) Reference Data
8 2 (1.55%) User Experience
9 1 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.78%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.78%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 35 (27.13%) Linux
2 28 (21.71%) Windows
3 14 (10.85%) Unix
4 10 (7.75%) Mac OS
5 5 (3.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (2.33%) HPUX
7 2 (1.55%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.78%) CentOS
8 1 (0.78%) DC/OS
8 1 (0.78%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (48.06%) Agile Software Development
2 39 (30.23%) Software Engineering
3 38 (29.46%) Microservices
4 33 (25.58%) Open Source
5 30 (23.26%) DevOps
6 27 (20.93%) Analytics
6 27 (20.93%) Problem-Solving
7 19 (14.73%) Test Automation
8 14 (10.85%) Coaching
9 12 (9.30%) Continuous Integration
9 12 (9.30%) Data Architecture
9 12 (9.30%) Mentoring
9 12 (9.30%) SOA
10 11 (8.53%) Configuration Management
11 10 (7.75%) Business Intelligence
11 10 (7.75%) Data Modelling
11 10 (7.75%) Monetization
11 10 (7.75%) TOGAF
11 10 (7.75%) Validation
12 9 (6.98%) Multichannel Retail
Programming Languages
1 50 (38.76%) Java
2 33 (25.58%) Python
3 24 (18.60%) SQL
4 21 (16.28%) PHP
5 14 (10.85%) Go
6 13 (10.08%) C++
6 13 (10.08%) JavaScript
7 11 (8.53%) C#
8 10 (7.75%) Perl
9 9 (6.98%) Bash Shell
10 6 (4.65%) Java 8
10 6 (4.65%) Ruby
11 5 (3.88%) PHP 5
11 5 (3.88%) TypeScript
12 3 (2.33%) C
12 3 (2.33%) R
12 3 (2.33%) Shell Script
12 3 (2.33%) T-SQL
13 2 (1.55%) PowerShell
14 1 (0.78%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 28 (21.71%) Degree
2 9 (6.98%) Computer Science Degree
3 4 (3.10%) Numerate Degree
4 1 (0.78%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.78%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.65%) QA
2 2 (1.55%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.78%) COBIT
3 1 (0.78%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (15.50%) Docker
2 7 (5.43%) Active Directory
3 5 (3.88%) VMware Server
4 1 (0.78%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.78%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.78%) VirtualBox
4 1 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 28 (21.71%) Kubernetes
2 15 (11.63%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (10.08%) Ansible
3 13 (10.08%) Puppet
4 7 (5.43%) Terraform
5 5 (3.88%) CFEngine
6 4 (3.10%) Docker Swarm
7 3 (2.33%) Rancher
8 2 (1.55%) Packer
9 1 (0.78%) Grafana
9 1 (0.78%) Nagios
9 1 (0.78%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 101 (78.29%) Google
2 35 (27.13%) Microsoft
3 10 (7.75%) Cloudera
3 10 (7.75%) MapR
3 10 (7.75%) Talend
4 9 (6.98%) Infor
4 9 (6.98%) Tableau
4 9 (6.98%) VMware
5 6 (4.65%) Oracle
6 4 (3.10%) Reuters
6 4 (3.10%) Splunk
7 3 (2.33%) CA
7 3 (2.33%) Cisco
7 3 (2.33%) CyberArk
7 3 (2.33%) Red Hat
7 3 (2.33%) Sybase
7 3 (2.33%) Thycotic
8 2 (1.55%) AppDynamics
8 2 (1.55%) IBM
9 1 (0.78%) New Relic