Period
to 13 June 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 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 13 June 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Cloud Platform (GCP)
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
13 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 68 50 76
Rank change year-on-year -18 +26 -21
Permanent jobs citing GCP 6 10 2
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 1.14% 2.33% 0.30%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.84% 10.31% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 2
10th Percentile £31,575 £42,000 £49,750
25th Percentile £37,313 £45,000 £51,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £48,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year -19.17% +4.35% -14.81%
75th Percentile £54,313 £70,000 £63,750
90th Percentile £55,775 " £65,250
UK median annual salary £70,000 £75,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year -6.67% +11.11% +8.00%

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 Northern Ireland with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Northern Ireland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 124 97 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 23.57% 22.56% 29.73%
Number of salaries quoted 83 44 111
10th Percentile £27,550 £29,500 £29,250
25th Percentile £32,375 £33,219 £34,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £44,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year -1.11% - +12.50%
75th Percentile £57,500 £58,125 £50,000
90th Percentile £82,250 £69,250 £56,250
UK median annual salary £57,500 £56,832 £55,000
% change year-on-year +1.18% +3.33% +4.76%

GCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

Job postings citing GCP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland.

Job vacancy trend for GCP in Northern Ireland

GCP
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing GCP in Northern Ireland.

Salary trend for GCP in Northern Ireland

GCP
Salary Histogram in Northern Ireland

Salary distribution for jobs citing GCP in Northern Ireland over the 6 months to 13 June 2021.

Salary histogram for GCP in Northern Ireland

GCP
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GCP within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 13 June 2021. 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
County Antrim -7 6 £48,500 -19.17% 5
GCP
UK

For the 6 months to 13 June 2021, 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for GCP.

1 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
1 5 (83.33%) AWS
2 4 (66.67%) Analytics
3 3 (50.00%) Azure
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (50.00%) Java
3 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (33.33%) SQL
4 2 (33.33%) CSS
4 2 (33.33%) OO
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (33.33%) HTML
4 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
4 2 (33.33%) Life Science
4 2 (33.33%) Apache Hive
4 2 (33.33%) Node.js
4 2 (33.33%) Google
4 2 (33.33%) Degree
4 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
4 2 (33.33%) Scala
4 2 (33.33%) Hadoop
4 2 (33.33%) Amazon S3
4 2 (33.33%) Big Data
4 2 (33.33%) Kafka
4 2 (33.33%) Apache Flume
4 2 (33.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 2 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (33.33%) Oozie
4 2 (33.33%) TypeScript

GCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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 2 (33.33%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 5 (83.33%) AWS
2 3 (50.00%) Azure
3 2 (33.33%) Amazon Cognito
3 2 (33.33%) Amazon Kinesis
3 2 (33.33%) Amazon Kinesis Data Analytics
3 2 (33.33%) Amazon S3
3 2 (33.33%) AWS Lambda
3 2 (33.33%) Serverless
4 1 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft 365
4 1 (16.67%) OpenShift
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 2 (33.33%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (33.33%) Apache Hive
1 2 (33.33%) Big Data
1 2 (33.33%) BigQuery
1 2 (33.33%) Hadoop
1 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Artifactory
1 1 (16.67%) Bitbucket
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) IBM UrbanCode
1 1 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
1 1 (16.67%) SonarQube
1 1 (16.67%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Presentation Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Big Data Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Data Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Developer
1 2 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
1 2 (33.33%) Software Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Lead Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Team Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) Angular 2
1 2 (33.33%) AngularJS
1 2 (33.33%) CSS
1 2 (33.33%) HTML
1 2 (33.33%) Kafka
1 2 (33.33%) Node.js
1 2 (33.33%) React
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Life Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Software Engineering
2 4 (66.67%) Analytics
3 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (33.33%) DevOps
4 2 (33.33%) Front End Development
4 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
4 2 (33.33%) OO
5 1 (16.67%) DNA
5 1 (16.67%) Presales
5 1 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
5 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 1 (16.67%) Software Delivery
5 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
5 1 (16.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Java
1 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (33.33%) Scala
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (33.33%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Apache Flume
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Oozie
2 1 (16.67%) Kubernetes
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (16.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Google
2 1 (16.67%) Black Duck
2 1 (16.67%) CommVault
2 1 (16.67%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Veeam