GCP Jobs in Scotland

Google Cloud Platform (GCP)
UK > Scotland

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 26 February 2024 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

6 months to
26 Feb 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 80 33 69
Rank change year-on-year -47 +36 +27
Permanent jobs citing GCP 218 404 229
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 4.60% 8.36% 4.19%
As % of the Cloud Services category 10.85% 22.62% 11.32%
Number of salaries quoted 116 183 149
10th Percentile £46,306 £41,900 £38,750
25th Percentile £52,500 £52,067 £43,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,576 £62,706 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +12.55% +14.01% -12.00%
75th Percentile £91,934 £76,385 £76,750
90th Percentile £117,236 £97,500 £90,000
UK median annual salary £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
% change year-on-year -3.23% - +10.71%

All Cloud Skills
Scotland

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 Scotland with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 2,009 1,786 2,023
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 42.36% 36.96% 37.00%
Number of salaries quoted 855 1,058 1,283
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,463 £31,050
25th Percentile £38,750 £41,250 £40,625
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £53,000 £57,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -7.83% +9.52% +8.81%
75th Percentile £70,000 £72,500 £68,750
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £81,250
UK median annual salary £57,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -11.54% +8.33% +4.35%

GCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for GCP in Scotland

GCP
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for GCP in Scotland

GCP
Salary Histogram in Scotland

Salary distribution for jobs citing GCP in Scotland over the 6 months to 26 February 2024.

Salary histogram for GCP in Scotland

GCP
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GCP within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 26 February 2024. 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
Jobs
Edinburgh +3 144 £70,576 +8.58% 21
Glasgow -90 67 £50,000 -4.76% 9
Aberdeen -15 4 £52,500 - 1
Dundee -15 3 £55,000 -21.43%
GCP
UK

GCP
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 26 (11.93%) Apache Spark
2 7 (3.21%) Captiva
2 7 (3.21%) FileNet
2 7 (3.21%) WebSphere
3 4 (1.83%) OpenStack
3 4 (1.83%) SAS
4 3 (1.38%) Apache
5 1 (0.46%) Confluence
5 1 (0.46%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 129 (59.17%) AWS
2 128 (58.72%) Azure
3 40 (18.35%) SaaS
4 27 (12.39%) GitHub
5 23 (10.55%) Amazon S3
6 22 (10.09%) Amazon SQS
6 22 (10.09%) Google Docs
6 22 (10.09%) Lucidchart
6 22 (10.09%) Miro
6 22 (10.09%) Slack
7 15 (6.88%) Power Platform
8 14 (6.42%) ChatGPT
8 14 (6.42%) PaaS
9 9 (4.13%) GitHub Actions
9 9 (4.13%) Serverless
10 7 (3.21%) Azure DevOps
10 7 (3.21%) Google Kubernetes Engine
10 7 (3.21%) IaaS
11 6 (2.75%) Azure Functions
11 6 (2.75%) Vertex AI
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.29%) Internet
1 5 (2.29%) VPN
2 3 (1.38%) WAN
3 2 (0.92%) Firewall
3 2 (0.92%) SD-WAN
4 1 (0.46%) DNS
4 1 (0.46%) LAN
4 1 (0.46%) SSL
4 1 (0.46%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.46%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (14.68%) Big Data
2 29 (13.30%) Elasticsearch
3 24 (11.01%) Data Lake
4 23 (10.55%) Hadoop
5 22 (10.09%) Redis
5 22 (10.09%) Scylla
6 18 (8.26%) NoSQL
7 16 (7.34%) BigQuery
8 15 (6.88%) Power BI
8 15 (6.88%) Qlik Sense
9 13 (5.96%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (4.13%) Looker
11 6 (2.75%) Tableau
12 4 (1.83%) MySQL
13 3 (1.38%) Bigtable
13 3 (1.38%) PostgreSQL
13 3 (1.38%) Relational Database
13 3 (1.38%) SQL Server
14 1 (0.46%) Amazon RDS
14 1 (0.46%) Apache Accumulo
Development Applications
1 34 (15.60%) Jenkins
2 18 (8.26%) Git
3 13 (5.96%) JIRA
4 8 (3.67%) Maven
5 7 (3.21%) Oracle Forms
6 5 (2.29%) JUnit
6 5 (2.29%) Selenium
7 4 (1.83%) Sonatype Nexus
8 3 (1.38%) Cypress.io
8 3 (1.38%) IBM UrbanCode
8 3 (1.38%) SonarQube
8 3 (1.38%) Spinnaker
9 2 (0.92%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.92%) webpack
10 1 (0.46%) Ant
10 1 (0.46%) Artifactory
10 1 (0.46%) Gradle
10 1 (0.46%) Mocha
10 1 (0.46%) Zephyr
General
1 144 (66.06%) Finance
2 101 (46.33%) Banking
3 79 (36.24%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 50 (22.94%) Law
5 47 (21.56%) Social Skills
6 19 (8.72%) Legal
7 12 (5.50%) Marketing
8 11 (5.05%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (4.59%) Investment Banking
9 10 (4.59%) Presentation Skills
10 8 (3.67%) Telecoms
11 7 (3.21%) Influencing Skills
11 7 (3.21%) Retail
12 5 (2.29%) Retail Banking
13 3 (1.38%) Private Banking
14 2 (0.92%) Games
Job Titles
1 105 (48.17%) Software Engineer
2 51 (23.39%) Senior
3 33 (15.14%) Lead
4 31 (14.22%) Architect
5 30 (13.76%) Principal Engineer
6 28 (12.84%) Lead Software Engineer
7 27 (12.39%) Java Engineer
7 27 (12.39%) Java Software Engineer
8 24 (11.01%) Data Engineer
9 23 (10.55%) Cloud Engineer
9 23 (10.55%) Principal Software Engineer
10 22 (10.09%) Lead Java Engineer
10 22 (10.09%) Senior Software Engineer
11 20 (9.17%) Solutions Architect
12 18 (8.26%) Azure Engineer
12 18 (8.26%) Azure Software Engineer
13 13 (5.96%) Enterprise Architect
13 13 (5.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 12 (5.50%) Senior Java Engineer
14 12 (5.50%) Senior Java Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (17.89%) Kafka
2 24 (11.01%) Spring Boot
3 22 (10.09%) GraphQL
4 20 (9.17%) RESTful
5 17 (7.80%) AngularJS
6 16 (7.34%) React
7 15 (6.88%) PySpark
8 14 (6.42%) .NET
9 12 (5.50%) Spring
10 11 (5.05%) CSS
10 11 (5.05%) HTML
11 10 (4.59%) Node.js
11 10 (4.59%) Web Services
12 9 (4.13%) .NET Core
12 9 (4.13%) ASP.NET Web API
13 7 (3.21%) Vue
14 5 (2.29%) Middleware
14 5 (2.29%) OpenID
14 5 (2.29%) REST
15 4 (1.83%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 61 (27.98%) Public Cloud
2 51 (23.39%) Algorithms
3 22 (10.09%) Data Structures
4 21 (9.63%) Onboarding
5 20 (9.17%) Private Cloud
6 18 (8.26%) Product Ownership
7 17 (7.80%) Cloud Native
8 7 (3.21%) DataPower
9 6 (2.75%) Self-Motivation
10 5 (2.29%) Blockchain
10 5 (2.29%) Mainframe
10 5 (2.29%) Online Banking
11 3 (1.38%) Credit Risk
11 3 (1.38%) Distributed Systems
11 3 (1.38%) Mobile App
12 2 (0.92%) Data Centre
12 2 (0.92%) Replication
13 1 (0.46%) Enterprise Cloud
13 1 (0.46%) Hybrid Cloud
13 1 (0.46%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 24 (11.01%) Linux
2 15 (6.88%) Unix
2 15 (6.88%) Windows
3 4 (1.83%) Mesosphere
4 3 (1.38%) Android
5 2 (0.92%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.46%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (74.31%) Agile
2 112 (51.38%) Software Engineering
3 73 (33.49%) DevOps
4 71 (32.57%) Machine Learning
5 70 (32.11%) Artificial Intelligence
6 53 (24.31%) SDLC
7 50 (22.94%) CI/CD
7 50 (22.94%) Operational Stability
8 49 (22.48%) Cybersecurity
8 49 (22.48%) Data Science
9 47 (21.56%) Infrastructure as Code
10 43 (19.72%) Problem-Solving
11 38 (17.43%) Microservices
12 35 (16.06%) Community of Practice
13 34 (15.60%) Mentoring
14 33 (15.14%) Analytics
15 31 (14.22%) Visualisation
16 28 (12.84%) Roadmaps
17 27 (12.39%) High Availability
17 27 (12.39%) User Experience
Programming Languages
1 99 (45.41%) Java
2 76 (34.86%) Python
3 35 (16.06%) SQL
4 29 (13.30%) Bash
5 27 (12.39%) JavaScript
6 26 (11.93%) Go
7 24 (11.01%) Scala
8 14 (6.42%) C#
9 5 (2.29%) Groovy
9 5 (2.29%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.38%) C++
10 3 (1.38%) Kotlin
10 3 (1.38%) TypeScript
11 2 (0.92%) PHP
11 2 (0.92%) R
12 1 (0.46%) Perl
Qualifications
1 17 (7.80%) Degree
2 11 (5.05%) Computer Science Degree
3 8 (3.67%) AWS Certification
3 8 (3.67%) TOGAF Certification
4 5 (2.29%) Azure Certification
5 4 (1.83%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
5 4 (1.83%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.83%) Security Cleared
6 3 (1.38%) OCP
6 3 (1.38%) Oracle Certification
7 2 (0.92%) CCNA
7 2 (0.92%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (5.96%) GDPR
2 5 (2.29%) Accessibility
3 4 (1.83%) QA
4 2 (0.92%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.46%) Basel III
5 1 (0.46%) CRD IV
System Software
1 27 (12.39%) Docker
2 4 (1.83%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.92%) VMware NSX
4 1 (0.46%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.46%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (0.46%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 68 (31.19%) Kubernetes
2 57 (26.15%) Terraform
3 14 (6.42%) Ansible
4 9 (4.13%) Progress Chef
5 5 (2.29%) Puppet
6 4 (1.83%) Docker Swarm
6 4 (1.83%) Istio
7 2 (0.92%) FortiGate
8 1 (0.46%) Kibana
8 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (0.46%) Nagios
8 1 (0.46%) Prometheus
8 1 (0.46%) Rancher
8 1 (0.46%) SCCM
Vendors
1 89 (40.83%) Google
2 23 (10.55%) Dell
3 15 (6.88%) Alteryx
4 14 (6.42%) IBM
5 12 (5.50%) ServiceNow
6 8 (3.67%) OpenAI
7 7 (3.21%) Kofax
7 7 (3.21%) Oracle
7 7 (3.21%) Pega
7 7 (3.21%) SAP
8 6 (2.75%) VMware
9 5 (2.29%) Microsoft
10 2 (0.92%) Cisco
10 2 (0.92%) NetApp
11 1 (0.46%) Atlassian
11 1 (0.46%) Dynatrace
11 1 (0.46%) New Relic
11 1 (0.46%) Splunk
11 1 (0.46%) StreamSets
11 1 (0.46%) Veracode