Period
to 7 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East with a requirement for GCP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited GCP over the 6 months to 7 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Cloud Platform (GCP)
England > North East
6 months to
7 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 74 98 103
Rank change year-on-year +24 +5 +18
Permanent jobs citing GCP 22 19 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.89% 1.35% 0.97%
As % of the Cloud Services category 5.74% 4.95% 5.19%
Number of salaries quoted 17 18 11
North East median annual salary £50,000 £48,750 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.56% -2.50% +47.06%
10th Percentile £36,250 £33,875 £36,250
90th Percentile £61,100 £66,250 £55,000
England median annual salary £70,000 £67,500 £63,000
% change year-on-year +3.70% +7.14% +14.55%

GCP 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 North East with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 383 384 270
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 32.90% 27.31% 18.80%
Number of salaries quoted 275 306 234
North East median annual salary £42,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.18% +13.33% -
10th Percentile £24,300 £25,000 £25,300
90th Percentile £59,352 £66,250 £60,875
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year - +4.76% +1.94%

GCP
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing GCP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for GCP in the North East

GCP
Salary Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GCP in the North East.

Salary trend for GCP in the North East

GCP
Salary Histogram in the North East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GCP in the North East over the 6 months to 7 December 2019.

Salary histogram for GCP in the North East

GCP
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GCP within the North East region over the 6 months to 7 December 2019. 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
Tyne and Wear +22 19 £53,493 +9.73% 3
Durham - 3 £37,500 - 2
GCP
England

For the 6 months to 7 December 2019, IT jobs citing GCP 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 North East region with a requirement for GCP.

1 22 (100.00%) AWS
2 19 (86.36%) Azure
3 16 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (50.00%) Google
4 11 (50.00%) Python
4 11 (50.00%) DevOps
5 10 (45.45%) Public Cloud
5 10 (45.45%) Git (software)
5 10 (45.45%) Terraform
6 9 (40.91%) Mentoring
6 9 (40.91%) Linux
7 8 (36.36%) Coaching
7 8 (36.36%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 7 (31.82%) Software Engineering
9 6 (27.27%) ITSM
9 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
9 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
9 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
9 6 (27.27%) Windows
9 6 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
9 6 (27.27%) ServiceNow
9 6 (27.27%) Microservices
9 6 (27.27%) PowerShell
9 6 (27.27%) Puppet
9 6 (27.27%) NoSQL
9 6 (27.27%) Identity Access Management
9 6 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 5 (22.73%) Site Reliability Engineering
10 5 (22.73%) Cloud Operations
10 5 (22.73%) Docker

GCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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 3 (13.64%) JBoss
1 3 (13.64%) WebSphere
2 2 (9.09%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 22 (100.00%) AWS
2 19 (86.36%) Azure
3 3 (13.64%) SaaS
4 2 (9.09%) PaaS
5 1 (4.55%) IaaS
5 1 (4.55%) Kong
5 1 (4.55%) Power Platform
5 1 (4.55%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.09%) Firewall
2 1 (4.55%) IPsec
2 1 (4.55%) Kerberos
2 1 (4.55%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) NoSQL
1 6 (27.27%) SQL Server
2 3 (13.64%) Big Data
3 2 (9.09%) Oracle Database
3 2 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (4.55%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.55%) MySQL
4 1 (4.55%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 10 (45.45%) Git (software)
2 3 (13.64%) Jenkins
3 2 (9.09%) Artifactory
3 2 (9.09%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (9.09%) Bitbucket
3 2 (9.09%) Maven
3 2 (9.09%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (9.09%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (4.55%) GitLab
General
1 1 (4.55%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Architect
1 8 (36.36%) Technical Architect
2 7 (31.82%) Analyst
2 7 (31.82%) Solutions Architect
2 7 (31.82%) Technical Solutions Architect
3 5 (22.73%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 5 (22.73%) Senior Architect
3 5 (22.73%) Senior Technical Architect
4 4 (18.18%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 3 (13.64%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
5 3 (13.64%) Integration Architect
5 3 (13.64%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (9.09%) Cloud Architect
6 2 (9.09%) Cloud Solutions Architect
6 2 (9.09%) Senior Cloud Architect
7 1 (4.55%) AWS Architect
7 1 (4.55%) AWS Engineer
7 1 (4.55%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) Middleware
2 1 (4.55%) AngularJS
2 1 (4.55%) HTML
2 1 (4.55%) HTML5
2 1 (4.55%) Laravel
2 1 (4.55%) Node.js
2 1 (4.55%) OAuth
2 1 (4.55%) OAuth2
2 1 (4.55%) OpenID
2 1 (4.55%) REST
2 1 (4.55%) RESTful
2 1 (4.55%) SAML
2 1 (4.55%) XACML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (45.45%) Public Cloud
2 2 (9.09%) Blog
2 2 (9.09%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (4.55%) Cloud Native
3 1 (4.55%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (4.55%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 9 (40.91%) Linux
2 6 (27.27%) Windows
3 3 (13.64%) Unix
4 1 (4.55%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (72.73%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (50.00%) DevOps
3 9 (40.91%) Mentoring
4 8 (36.36%) Coaching
4 8 (36.36%) Digital Transformation Programme
5 7 (31.82%) Software Engineering
6 6 (27.27%) Identity Access Management
6 6 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 6 (27.27%) ITSM
6 6 (27.27%) Microservices
7 5 (22.73%) Cloud Operations
7 5 (22.73%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (22.73%) Site Reliability Engineering
8 4 (18.18%) Collaborative Working
8 4 (18.18%) Continuous Delivery
8 4 (18.18%) Technical Architecture
9 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
9 2 (9.09%) Deployment Automation
9 2 (9.09%) Infrastructure Automation
9 2 (9.09%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 11 (50.00%) Python
2 6 (27.27%) PowerShell
3 3 (13.64%) Bash Shell
3 3 (13.64%) Perl
4 2 (9.09%) PHP
4 2 (9.09%) Ruby
4 2 (9.09%) Shell Script
4 2 (9.09%) SQL
5 1 (4.55%) C#
5 1 (4.55%) C++
5 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 5 (22.73%) Docker
3 1 (4.55%) RACF
Systems Management
1 10 (45.45%) Terraform
2 6 (27.27%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (27.27%) Puppet
3 4 (18.18%) Kubernetes
4 3 (13.64%) Ansible
4 3 (13.64%) Docker Swarm
5 2 (9.09%) Mesos
6 1 (4.55%) Packer
6 1 (4.55%) Prometheus
6 1 (4.55%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 11 (50.00%) Google
2 6 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 6 (27.27%) ServiceNow
3 3 (13.64%) IBM
3 3 (13.64%) Red Hat
4 2 (9.09%) Oracle