Period
to 14 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Good Clinical Practice (GCP)
England > North West
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 287 338 -
Rank change year-on-year +51 - +359
Permanent jobs citing GCP 73 31 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.60% 0.24% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.49% 2.05% -
Number of salaries quoted 64 21 0
North West median annual salary £48,750 £52,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% - -
England median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.85% +30.00% -

GCP is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 1,627 1,515 1,434
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 13.40% 11.50% 12.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1,266 1,086 1,144
North West median annual salary £44,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.33% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,750 £24,506
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £63,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

GCP
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for GCP in the North West

GCP
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for GCP in the North West

GCP
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GCP in the North West over the 6 months to 14 August 2018.

Salary histogram for GCP in the North West

GCP
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GCP within the North West region over the 6 months to 14 August 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
Manchester +56 67 £47,500 -9.52% 13
Cheshire - 4 £50,000 -
Merseyside +19 1 £62,500 +127.27%
GCP
England

For the 6 months to 14 August 2018, 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 West region with a requirement for GCP.

1 72 (98.63%) Google Cloud Platform
2 62 (84.93%) Amazon AWS
3 59 (80.82%) Microsoft Azure
3 59 (80.82%) DevOps
4 48 (65.75%) Python
5 46 (63.01%) Docker
6 45 (61.64%) Kubernetes
7 41 (56.16%) Continuous Integration
8 40 (54.79%) Linux
9 38 (52.05%) Ansible
10 32 (43.84%) Configuration Management
10 32 (43.84%) Agile Software Development
10 32 (43.84%) Puppet
11 30 (41.10%) Opscode Chef
12 26 (35.62%) Jenkins
13 25 (34.25%) Terraform
14 24 (32.88%) Software Engineering
15 21 (28.77%) Google
15 21 (28.77%) Go
16 20 (27.40%) Open Source
17 16 (21.92%) Ruby
17 16 (21.92%) Finance
17 16 (21.92%) Windows
18 15 (20.55%) AWS CloudFormation
18 15 (20.55%) Java
18 15 (20.55%) Perl
18 15 (20.55%) Git (software)
19 14 (19.18%) OpenShift
19 14 (19.18%) Machine Learning
20 13 (17.81%) Microservices

GCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 9 (12.33%) Apache Spark
2 7 (9.59%) Cloud Foundry
2 7 (9.59%) OpenStack
3 3 (4.11%) Apache
4 1 (1.37%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.37%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.37%) Jupyter
Cloud Services
1 72 (98.63%) Google Cloud Platform
2 62 (84.93%) Amazon AWS
3 59 (80.82%) Microsoft Azure
4 15 (20.55%) AWS CloudFormation
5 14 (19.18%) OpenShift
6 10 (13.70%) IaaS
7 8 (10.96%) Cloud Computing
8 5 (6.85%) SaaS
9 3 (4.11%) IBM Cloud
9 3 (4.11%) PaaS
10 1 (1.37%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (1.37%) Amazon SQS
10 1 (1.37%) AWS Lambda
10 1 (1.37%) Google Analytics
10 1 (1.37%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.85%) TCP/IP
2 2 (2.74%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (13.70%) Big Data
1 10 (13.70%) Hadoop
1 10 (13.70%) PostgreSQL
2 9 (12.33%) MySQL
3 3 (4.11%) NoSQL
3 3 (4.11%) SQL Server
4 2 (2.74%) CouchDB
4 2 (2.74%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.37%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.37%) Amazon Redshift
5 1 (1.37%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.37%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.37%) BigQuery
5 1 (1.37%) HBase
Development Applications
1 26 (35.62%) Jenkins
2 15 (20.55%) Git (software)
3 6 (8.22%) Vagrant
4 5 (6.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (6.85%) webpack
5 3 (4.11%) Travis CI
6 2 (2.74%) GitLab
6 2 (2.74%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.37%) CA Release Automation
7 1 (1.37%) Gradle
7 1 (1.37%) Maven
7 1 (1.37%) MSBuild
7 1 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (21.92%) Finance
2 12 (16.44%) Electronics
2 12 (16.44%) Manufacturing
2 12 (16.44%) Marketing
2 12 (16.44%) Telecoms
3 9 (12.33%) Law
4 6 (8.22%) Retail
5 1 (1.37%) Legal
Job Titles
1 24 (32.88%) DevOps Engineer
2 16 (21.92%) Senior DevOps
2 16 (21.92%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 10 (13.70%) Architect
4 9 (12.33%) Cloud Engineer
5 6 (8.22%) Cloud Architect
5 6 (8.22%) Developer
6 5 (6.85%) Engineering Manager
6 5 (6.85%) Software Engineering Manager
6 5 (6.85%) Software Manager
7 4 (5.48%) Data Engineer
7 4 (5.48%) Trainer
8 3 (4.11%) Java Architect
8 3 (4.11%) Senior Architect
8 3 (4.11%) Senior Java Architect
8 3 (4.11%) Site Engineer
8 3 (4.11%) Site Reliability Engineer
8 3 (4.11%) Web Developer
9 2 (2.74%) AWS Architect
9 2 (2.74%) Kubernetes Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (15.07%) Web Services
2 9 (12.33%) AngularJS
3 7 (9.59%) .NET
4 6 (8.22%) React
5 5 (6.85%) CSS
5 5 (6.85%) HTML
5 5 (6.85%) Symfony
5 5 (6.85%) Vue.js
6 3 (4.11%) Elastic Stack
6 3 (4.11%) Sensu
7 2 (2.74%) Kafka
7 2 (2.74%) MSMQ
7 2 (2.74%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (1.37%) D3.js
8 1 (1.37%) JSON
8 1 (1.37%) Node.js
8 1 (1.37%) RESTful
8 1 (1.37%) Spring
8 1 (1.37%) Spring Boot
8 1 (1.37%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.33%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (12.33%) Public Cloud
2 7 (9.59%) Cloud Native
2 7 (9.59%) Hybrid Cloud
3 6 (8.22%) Private Cloud
4 5 (6.85%) Management Information System
4 5 (6.85%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (5.48%) Data Centre
5 4 (5.48%) Virtual Team
6 3 (4.11%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.74%) Cyber Defence
7 2 (2.74%) Internet of Things
8 1 (1.37%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (1.37%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 40 (54.79%) Linux
2 16 (21.92%) Windows
3 6 (8.22%) Android
3 6 (8.22%) Apple iOS
4 4 (5.48%) CentOS
4 4 (5.48%) Ubuntu
5 2 (2.74%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (80.82%) DevOps
2 41 (56.16%) Continuous Integration
3 32 (43.84%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (43.84%) Configuration Management
4 24 (32.88%) Software Engineering
5 20 (27.40%) Open Source
6 14 (19.18%) Machine Learning
7 13 (17.81%) Business Intelligence
7 13 (17.81%) Microservices
8 12 (16.44%) Digital Marketing
8 12 (16.44%) Product Management
8 12 (16.44%) Programme Management
9 11 (15.07%) TDD
10 10 (13.70%) Continuous Delivery
11 9 (12.33%) Test Automation
12 7 (9.59%) Anomaly Detection
12 7 (9.59%) Process Improvement
12 7 (9.59%) Scrum
13 6 (8.22%) Analytics
13 6 (8.22%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 48 (65.75%) Python
2 21 (28.77%) Go
3 16 (21.92%) Ruby
4 15 (20.55%) Java
4 15 (20.55%) Perl
5 12 (16.44%) JavaScript
6 9 (12.33%) Bash Shell
7 8 (10.96%) C++
8 5 (6.85%) C#
8 5 (6.85%) ES6
8 5 (6.85%) PHP
9 3 (4.11%) Scala
9 3 (4.11%) SQL
10 2 (2.74%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.37%) Java 8
11 1 (1.37%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.37%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.37%) R
11 1 (1.37%) Rust
Qualifications
1 6 (8.22%) Degree
2 5 (6.85%) CISM
2 5 (6.85%) CISSP
2 5 (6.85%) CSSLP
2 5 (6.85%) SANS
3 2 (2.74%) AWS Certification
3 2 (2.74%) SAFe Agilist
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.85%) HIPAA
1 5 (6.85%) QA
System Software
1 46 (63.01%) Docker
2 1 (1.37%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 45 (61.64%) Kubernetes
2 38 (52.05%) Ansible
3 32 (43.84%) Puppet
4 30 (41.10%) Opscode Chef
5 25 (34.25%) Terraform
6 8 (10.96%) Packer
7 3 (4.11%) Graphite
7 3 (4.11%) Prometheus
8 2 (2.74%) Marathon
8 2 (2.74%) Mesos
8 2 (2.74%) rkt
Vendors
1 21 (28.77%) Google
2 12 (16.44%) SAP
3 9 (12.33%) Intapp
4 7 (9.59%) Microsoft
5 5 (6.85%) Veracode
6 1 (1.37%) Cloudera
6 1 (1.37%) Hortonworks
6 1 (1.37%) SolarWinds