Period
to 6 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 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 6 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Cloud Platform (GCP)
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
6 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 57 122 137
Rank change year-on-year +65 +15 +9
Permanent jobs citing GCP 82 41 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 4.24% 1.58% 1.08%
As % of the Cloud Services category 14.88% 6.60% 4.60%
Number of salaries quoted 69 39 31
Oxfordshire median annual salary £60,000 £65,000 £63,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.69% +3.17% +14.55%
10th Percentile £42,500 £52,000 £45,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £70,000 £80,000
South East median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year -4.00% +8.70% +15.00%

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 551 621 717
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 28.49% 23.89% 23.36%
Number of salaries quoted 491 545 569
Oxfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% - +10.00%
10th Percentile £27,750 £30,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £76,650 £78,750
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -5.00%

GCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

Job postings citing GCP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for GCP in Oxfordshire

GCP
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Salary trend for GCP in Oxfordshire

GCP
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

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

Salary histogram for GCP in Oxfordshire

GCP
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GCP within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 6 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
Oxford +50 60 £65,000 - 8
Abingdon - 17 £53,750 -
Kidlington - 4 £40,000 -
GCP
South East

For the 6 months to 6 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for GCP.

1 71 (86.59%) Google
2 69 (84.15%) Azure
3 52 (63.41%) Python
4 45 (54.88%) Docker
5 44 (53.66%) AWS
6 41 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
7 36 (43.90%) Software Engineering
7 36 (43.90%) DevOps
8 32 (39.02%) Kubernetes
9 31 (37.80%) Linux
10 29 (35.37%) Bash Shell
10 29 (35.37%) Ansible
11 27 (32.93%) Go
11 27 (32.93%) Git (software)
12 23 (28.05%) C++
13 22 (26.83%) Microsoft
13 22 (26.83%) Configuration Management
14 21 (25.61%) Computer Science
14 21 (25.61%) Continuous Integration
15 20 (24.39%) Test Automation
16 19 (23.17%) Java
16 19 (23.17%) Opscode Chef
17 18 (21.95%) TDD
17 18 (21.95%) Ruby
18 16 (19.51%) BDD
18 16 (19.51%) Puppet
19 15 (18.29%) Retail
19 15 (18.29%) Nagios
19 15 (18.29%) Splunk
19 15 (18.29%) Open Source

GCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 6 (7.32%) Apache
1 6 (7.32%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.22%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.22%) nginx
Applications
1 4 (4.88%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 69 (84.15%) Azure
2 44 (53.66%) AWS
3 15 (18.29%) DigitalOcean
4 12 (14.63%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (4.88%) AdWords
5 4 (4.88%) Apigee
5 4 (4.88%) Google Analytics
5 4 (4.88%) Power Platform
6 3 (3.66%) SaaS
6 3 (3.66%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.54%) TCP/IP
2 5 (6.10%) Internet
3 2 (2.44%) BGP
3 2 (2.44%) DNS
4 1 (1.22%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (4.88%) MongoDB
1 4 (4.88%) NoSQL
1 4 (4.88%) Power BI
1 4 (4.88%) QlikView
2 2 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 27 (32.93%) Git (software)
2 11 (13.41%) TeamCity
2 11 (13.41%) Visual Studio Team System
3 8 (9.76%) Subversion
4 6 (7.32%) Cucumber
4 6 (7.32%) Cypress.io
4 6 (7.32%) Jasmine
4 6 (7.32%) Mocha
4 6 (7.32%) Selenium
4 6 (7.32%) SpecFlow
4 6 (7.32%) WebDriver
5 4 (4.88%) Jenkins
5 4 (4.88%) Travis CI
6 3 (3.66%) CircleCI
6 3 (3.66%) Vagrant
7 1 (1.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.22%) GoCD
7 1 (1.22%) Gradle
7 1 (1.22%) Maven
General
1 15 (18.29%) Retail
2 6 (7.32%) Games
3 5 (6.10%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.22%) Finance
4 1 (1.22%) Law
4 1 (1.22%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 25 (30.49%) Software Engineer
2 16 (19.51%) Developer
3 9 (10.98%) C++ Software Engineer
4 7 (8.54%) Lead DevOps
5 6 (7.32%) Scientific Software Engineer
6 5 (6.10%) Automation Engineer
6 5 (6.10%) Junior
7 4 (4.88%) Analytics Manager
7 4 (4.88%) Backend Developer
7 4 (4.88%) Digital Analytics Manager
7 4 (4.88%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 4 (4.88%) Junior Software Engineer
7 4 (4.88%) Security Engineer
8 3 (3.66%) DevOps Engineer
8 3 (3.66%) Full Stack Developer
8 3 (3.66%) Java Developer
8 3 (3.66%) Software Test Engineer
8 3 (3.66%) Systems Administrator
8 3 (3.66%) Technical Leader
8 3 (3.66%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (18.29%) Sensu
2 13 (15.85%) REST
3 12 (14.63%) AngularJS
4 9 (10.98%) Web Services
5 8 (9.76%) CSS
5 8 (9.76%) HTML
5 8 (9.76%) React
6 6 (7.32%) .NET
6 6 (7.32%) .NET Core
7 4 (4.88%) Express
7 4 (4.88%) HTML5
7 4 (4.88%) jQuery
7 4 (4.88%) JSON
7 4 (4.88%) MEAN Stack
7 4 (4.88%) Node.js
7 4 (4.88%) Spring
7 4 (4.88%) Spring Boot
7 4 (4.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (3.66%) Akka
8 3 (3.66%) Three.js
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.32%) Algorithms
1 6 (7.32%) Data Structures
2 5 (6.10%) Blog
2 5 (6.10%) Cyberthreat
2 5 (6.10%) Life Science
3 3 (3.66%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (1.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 31 (37.80%) Linux
2 13 (15.85%) Windows
3 2 (2.44%) CentOS
3 2 (2.44%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.22%) Android
4 1 (1.22%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.22%) openSUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (43.90%) DevOps
2 36 (43.90%) Software Engineering
3 22 (26.83%) Configuration Management
4 21 (25.61%) Computer Science
4 21 (25.61%) Continuous Integration
5 20 (24.39%) Test Automation
6 18 (21.95%) TDD
7 16 (19.51%) BDD
8 15 (18.29%) Open Source
9 14 (17.07%) Application Performance Monitoring
9 14 (17.07%) Microservices
10 13 (15.85%) Continuous Delivery
10 13 (15.85%) Cryptography
10 13 (15.85%) Mathematics
10 13 (15.85%) Pair Programming
10 13 (15.85%) Test Strategy
11 12 (14.63%) E-Commerce
11 12 (14.63%) Time Management
12 11 (13.41%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 52 (63.41%) Python
2 29 (35.37%) Bash Shell
3 27 (32.93%) Go
4 23 (28.05%) C++
5 19 (23.17%) Java
6 18 (21.95%) Ruby
7 13 (15.85%) JavaScript
8 10 (12.20%) C#
9 4 (4.88%) Java 8
9 4 (4.88%) R
9 4 (4.88%) SQL
10 3 (3.66%) Dart
10 3 (3.66%) TypeScript
11 1 (1.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (17.07%) Degree
2 7 (8.54%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (3.66%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (14.63%) QA
System Software
1 45 (54.88%) Docker
2 6 (7.32%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.22%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 32 (39.02%) Kubernetes
2 29 (35.37%) Ansible
3 19 (23.17%) Opscode Chef
4 16 (19.51%) Puppet
5 15 (18.29%) Grafana
5 15 (18.29%) Nagios
6 5 (6.10%) Terraform
7 1 (1.22%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 71 (86.59%) Google
2 22 (26.83%) Microsoft
3 15 (18.29%) New Relic
3 15 (18.29%) Splunk
4 7 (8.54%) Actuate
5 4 (4.88%) Ensighten
5 4 (4.88%) Tableau
5 4 (4.88%) Tealium
6 1 (1.22%) Mapbox
6 1 (1.22%) Oracle
6 1 (1.22%) PagerDuty
6 1 (1.22%) VMware