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

Good Clinical Practice (GCP)
England > North West
6 months to
21 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 296 358 -
Rank change year-on-year +62 - -
Permanent jobs citing GCP 72 12 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.58% 0.094% -
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 4.59% 0.84% -
Number of salaries quoted 69 10 0
North West median annual salary £55,000 £58,750 -
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.38% - -
England median annual salary £62,500 £70,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -10.71% +47.37% -5.00%

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 1,567 1,427 1,354
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 12.73% 11.12% 12.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1,203 1,051 1,098
North West median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -6.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £24,050 £23,250 £23,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% -2.06% +7.78%

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 21 June 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 21 June 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 +70 60 £55,000 -21.43% 13
Cheshire - 6 £55,000 -
Merseyside +18 5 £57,500 +109.09%
GCP
England

For the 6 months to 21 June 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 67 (93.06%) Google Cloud Platform
2 57 (79.17%) Amazon AWS
3 54 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 47 (65.28%) DevOps
5 40 (55.56%) Python
6 39 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
6 39 (54.17%) Docker
7 32 (44.44%) Ansible
8 31 (43.06%) Machine Learning
9 29 (40.28%) Kubernetes
9 29 (40.28%) Puppet
10 27 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
11 23 (31.94%) Continuous Integration
11 23 (31.94%) JavaScript
12 22 (30.56%) Linux
13 21 (29.17%) Artificial Intelligence
14 20 (27.78%) Cryptography
14 20 (27.78%) Security Architecture
14 20 (27.78%) HIPAA
14 20 (27.78%) OWASP
14 20 (27.78%) CSSLP
14 20 (27.78%) CISSP
14 20 (27.78%) Penetration Testing
14 20 (27.78%) CISM
14 20 (27.78%) Finance
14 20 (27.78%) Jenkins
14 20 (27.78%) Veracode
14 20 (27.78%) SANS
15 19 (26.39%) Java
16 18 (25.00%) Google

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 12 (16.67%) Apache Spark
2 3 (4.17%) Apache
2 3 (4.17%) Cloud Foundry
2 3 (4.17%) OpenStack
3 1 (1.39%) Apache Pig
3 1 (1.39%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (1.39%) Jupyter
Cloud Services
1 67 (93.06%) Google Cloud Platform
2 57 (79.17%) Amazon AWS
3 54 (75.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (16.67%) SaaS
5 11 (15.28%) AWS CloudFormation
6 10 (13.89%) IaaS
7 7 (9.72%) PaaS
8 4 (5.56%) OpenShift
9 1 (1.39%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (1.39%) Amazon SQS
9 1 (1.39%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (1.39%) Google Analytics
9 1 (1.39%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.94%) TCP/IP
2 3 (4.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (18.06%) Hadoop
2 12 (16.67%) Big Data
3 11 (15.28%) PostgreSQL
4 10 (13.89%) MySQL
5 3 (4.17%) CouchDB
5 3 (4.17%) NoSQL
5 3 (4.17%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.39%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (1.39%) Amazon Redshift
6 1 (1.39%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.39%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.39%) BigQuery
6 1 (1.39%) HBase
6 1 (1.39%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 20 (27.78%) Jenkins
2 15 (20.83%) Git (software)
3 6 (8.33%) Vagrant
4 5 (6.94%) webpack
5 2 (2.78%) GitLab
6 1 (1.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (1.39%) CA Release Automation
6 1 (1.39%) Gradle
6 1 (1.39%) Maven
6 1 (1.39%) TeamCity
General
1 20 (27.78%) Finance
2 14 (19.44%) Electronics
2 14 (19.44%) Manufacturing
2 14 (19.44%) Marketing
2 14 (19.44%) Telecoms
3 7 (9.72%) Retail
4 2 (2.78%) Law
5 1 (1.39%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (19.44%) Architect
2 11 (15.28%) DevOps Engineer
3 9 (12.50%) Engineering Manager
3 9 (12.50%) Software Engineering Manager
3 9 (12.50%) Software Manager
4 6 (8.33%) Consultant
4 6 (8.33%) Developer
4 6 (8.33%) IT Security Specialist
4 6 (8.33%) Security Architect
4 6 (8.33%) Security Specialist
4 6 (8.33%) Technical Consultant
5 5 (6.94%) Cloud Engineer
5 5 (6.94%) Security Engineer
5 5 (6.94%) Senior DevOps
5 5 (6.94%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 4 (5.56%) IT Architect
6 4 (5.56%) IT Engineer
6 4 (5.56%) IT Security Architect
6 4 (5.56%) IT Security Engineer
6 4 (5.56%) Java Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (19.44%) AngularJS
2 11 (15.28%) .NET
3 10 (13.89%) React
3 10 (13.89%) Web Services
4 5 (6.94%) CSS
4 5 (6.94%) HTML
4 5 (6.94%) Symfony
4 5 (6.94%) Vue (Vue.js)
5 2 (2.78%) MSMQ
5 2 (2.78%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (1.39%) D3.js
6 1 (1.39%) Dropwizard
6 1 (1.39%) JSON
6 1 (1.39%) Kafka
6 1 (1.39%) Node.js
6 1 (1.39%) RESTful
6 1 (1.39%) Spring
6 1 (1.39%) Spring Boot
6 1 (1.39%) TensorFlow
6 1 (1.39%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (23.61%) Cyber Defence
2 11 (15.28%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (6.94%) Management Information System
3 5 (6.94%) Self-Motivation
4 4 (5.56%) Virtual Team
5 3 (4.17%) Cloud Native
5 3 (4.17%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (4.17%) Internet of Things
5 3 (4.17%) Public Cloud
6 2 (2.78%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.39%) Data Centre
7 1 (1.39%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (1.39%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 22 (30.56%) Linux
2 6 (8.33%) Android
2 6 (8.33%) Apple iOS
3 5 (6.94%) Windows
4 2 (2.78%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (65.28%) DevOps
2 39 (54.17%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (43.06%) Machine Learning
4 23 (31.94%) Continuous Integration
5 21 (29.17%) Artificial Intelligence
6 20 (27.78%) Cryptography
6 20 (27.78%) OWASP
6 20 (27.78%) Penetration Testing
6 20 (27.78%) Security Architecture
7 17 (23.61%) Cybersecurity
7 17 (23.61%) Open Source
7 17 (23.61%) Software Deployment
8 16 (22.22%) Software Engineering
9 15 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
10 14 (19.44%) Digital Marketing
10 14 (19.44%) Programme Management
11 11 (15.28%) Configuration Management
11 11 (15.28%) TDD
12 10 (13.89%) Microservices
13 7 (9.72%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 40 (55.56%) Python
2 23 (31.94%) JavaScript
3 19 (26.39%) Java
4 11 (15.28%) Bash Shell
4 11 (15.28%) C++
5 10 (13.89%) Go
6 9 (12.50%) C#
6 9 (12.50%) Ruby
7 6 (8.33%) Perl
8 5 (6.94%) ES6
8 5 (6.94%) PHP
9 3 (4.17%) SQL
10 2 (2.78%) Scala
10 2 (2.78%) Shell Script
11 1 (1.39%) Groovy
11 1 (1.39%) Java 8
11 1 (1.39%) Objective-C
11 1 (1.39%) R
Qualifications
1 20 (27.78%) CISM
1 20 (27.78%) CISSP
1 20 (27.78%) CSSLP
1 20 (27.78%) SANS
2 9 (12.50%) AWS Certification
3 3 (4.17%) SAFe Agilist
4 2 (2.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (27.78%) HIPAA
2 1 (1.39%) QA
System Software
1 39 (54.17%) Docker
2 1 (1.39%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 32 (44.44%) Ansible
2 29 (40.28%) Kubernetes
2 29 (40.28%) Puppet
3 27 (37.50%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (20.83%) Terraform
5 6 (8.33%) Packer
6 2 (2.78%) Marathon
6 2 (2.78%) Mesos
6 2 (2.78%) rkt
Vendors
1 20 (27.78%) Veracode
2 18 (25.00%) Google
3 14 (19.44%) SAP
4 8 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.78%) Intapp
6 1 (1.39%) Cloudera
6 1 (1.39%) Hortonworks
6 1 (1.39%) SolarWinds