Period
to 15 October 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Google products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Google over the 6 months to 15 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Google.

Google
UK > Scotland
6 months to
15 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 96 145 168
Rank change year-on-year +49 +23 +18
Permanent jobs citing Google 132 85 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.72% 1.58% 1.06%
As % of the Vendors category 7.22% 3.90% 2.66%
Number of salaries quoted 79 58 42
Scotland median annual salary £52,500 £44,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.32% -23.48% +37.03%
10th Percentile £35,280 £25,250 £28,025
90th Percentile £82,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK median annual salary £58,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.45% +10.00% +5.26%

Google is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Scotland.

All Vendors
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,827 2,180 2,180
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 37.62% 40.52% 39.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1,113 1,376 1,367
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £68,830 £69,375 £66,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

Google
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Google as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Google in Scotland

Google
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Google in Scotland

Google
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Google in Scotland over the 6 months to 15 October 2019.

Salary histogram for Google in Scotland

Google
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Google within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 15 October 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
Edinburgh +42 89 £53,400 +9.54% 16
Glasgow +19 29 £41,500 +13.70% 14
Aberdeen - 5 £55,000 -
West Lothian +16 4 £42,500 -15.00%
Fife -7 1 £55,000 +22.22% 2
Google
UK

For the 6 months to 15 October 2019, IT jobs citing Google 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Google.

1 109 (82.58%) GCP
2 87 (65.91%) Azure
3 66 (50.00%) AWS
4 63 (47.73%) Agile Software Development
4 63 (47.73%) Kubernetes
5 61 (46.21%) Problem-Solving
6 58 (43.94%) JavaScript
7 56 (42.42%) Python
8 53 (40.15%) DevOps
9 51 (38.64%) Docker
10 47 (35.61%) Linux
10 47 (35.61%) Terraform
11 46 (34.85%) Bash Shell
12 45 (34.09%) Opscode Chef
13 41 (31.06%) Java
14 39 (29.55%) Ansible
15 37 (28.03%) Finance
16 36 (27.27%) Analytics
16 36 (27.27%) Node.js
17 35 (26.52%) Software Engineering
18 31 (23.48%) Jenkins
18 31 (23.48%) Banking
19 30 (22.73%) Scrum
20 29 (21.97%) Go
21 27 (20.45%) SIEM
21 27 (20.45%) Puppet
21 27 (20.45%) Artificial Intelligence
21 27 (20.45%) Security Operations
22 26 (19.70%) Public Cloud
23 25 (18.94%) Fintech

Google
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 5 (3.79%) Elasticsearch
1 5 (3.79%) Tomcat
1 5 (3.79%) WebLogic
2 3 (2.27%) Confluence
3 2 (1.52%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.76%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.76%) CMS
4 1 (0.76%) WordPress
Applications
1 6 (4.55%) Chatbot
2 1 (0.76%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.76%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.76%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 109 (82.58%) GCP
2 87 (65.91%) Azure
3 66 (50.00%) AWS
4 18 (13.64%) SaaS
5 17 (12.88%) IBM Cloud
6 16 (12.12%) Azure Stack
7 14 (10.61%) IaaS
7 14 (10.61%) PaaS
8 11 (8.33%) G Suite
9 8 (6.06%) Google Analytics
10 7 (5.30%) Amazon ECS
10 7 (5.30%) Cloud Computing
11 5 (3.79%) OpenShift
12 2 (1.52%) AdWords
12 2 (1.52%) Amazon Alexa
12 2 (1.52%) Siri
13 1 (0.76%) Amazon SageMaker
13 1 (0.76%) AWS Lambda
13 1 (0.76%) Power Platform
13 1 (0.76%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.06%) Network Security
2 5 (3.79%) DNS
2 5 (3.79%) Firewall
3 3 (2.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (9.85%) NoSQL
2 9 (6.82%) SQL Server
3 8 (6.06%) Hadoop
4 5 (3.79%) Big Data
4 5 (3.79%) Relational Database
5 4 (3.03%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (3.03%) MySQL
6 3 (2.27%) Cosmos DB
6 3 (2.27%) RDBMS
6 3 (2.27%) Redis
7 2 (1.52%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.52%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (1.52%) Sybase ASE
7 2 (1.52%) Sybase IQ
8 1 (0.76%) Amazon Athena
8 1 (0.76%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.76%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.76%) Data Lake
8 1 (0.76%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 31 (23.48%) Jenkins
2 19 (14.39%) PhantomJS
3 13 (9.85%) Git (software)
4 5 (3.79%) JIRA
5 3 (2.27%) Cucumber
5 3 (2.27%) Jasmine
5 3 (2.27%) JUnit
5 3 (2.27%) Karma Test Runner
5 3 (2.27%) Maven
5 3 (2.27%) Mockito
5 3 (2.27%) PostCSS
5 3 (2.27%) Subversion
6 2 (1.52%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (0.76%) Vagrant
General
1 37 (28.03%) Finance
2 31 (23.48%) Banking
3 25 (18.94%) Retail
4 8 (6.06%) Law
5 7 (5.30%) Marketing
6 3 (2.27%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.76%) Advertising
7 1 (0.76%) Games
7 1 (0.76%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 36 (27.27%) Cloud Engineer
2 32 (24.24%) DevOps Engineer
3 22 (16.67%) Software Engineer
4 19 (14.39%) Security Engineer
5 17 (12.88%) Developer
6 13 (9.85%) Architect
7 10 (7.58%) .NET Software Engineer
8 9 (6.82%) AWS Consultant
8 9 (6.82%) AWS Engineer
8 9 (6.82%) Azure Consultant
8 9 (6.82%) Azure Engineer
8 9 (6.82%) Cloud Consultant
8 9 (6.82%) Consultant
9 8 (6.06%) Information Architect
9 8 (6.06%) Information Security Architect
9 8 (6.06%) Security Architect
10 6 (4.55%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 5 (3.79%) Cloud Architect
11 5 (3.79%) Product Owner
11 5 (3.79%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (27.27%) Node.js
2 21 (15.91%) AngularJS
3 19 (14.39%) React
4 18 (13.64%) CSS
4 18 (13.64%) HTML
5 17 (12.88%) .NET
6 11 (8.33%) CSS3
6 11 (8.33%) Express
6 11 (8.33%) HTML5
7 10 (7.58%) .NET Core
8 9 (6.82%) React Native
9 7 (5.30%) Kafka
10 5 (3.79%) Middleware
10 5 (3.79%) Spring Boot
11 4 (3.03%) ASP.NET
11 4 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC
11 4 (3.03%) ASP.NET Web API
12 3 (2.27%) Entity Framework
12 3 (2.27%) REST
12 3 (2.27%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 26 (19.70%) Public Cloud
2 16 (12.12%) Hybrid Cloud
3 15 (11.36%) User Experience
4 8 (6.06%) Data Protection Act
5 6 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (4.55%) Cloud Native
5 6 (4.55%) Self-Motivation
6 5 (3.79%) Greenfield Project
6 5 (3.79%) Mobile App
7 3 (2.27%) Life Science
7 3 (2.27%) Smart Home
8 2 (1.52%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.76%) Blog
9 1 (0.76%) Photography
9 1 (0.76%) Robotics
9 1 (0.76%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 47 (35.61%) Linux
2 21 (15.91%) Unix
3 17 (12.88%) Windows
4 1 (0.76%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (47.73%) Agile Software Development
2 61 (46.21%) Problem-Solving
3 53 (40.15%) DevOps
4 36 (27.27%) Analytics
5 35 (26.52%) Software Engineering
6 30 (22.73%) Scrum
7 27 (20.45%) Artificial Intelligence
7 27 (20.45%) Security Operations
7 27 (20.45%) SIEM
8 25 (18.94%) Fintech
9 24 (18.18%) Microservices
10 22 (16.67%) Use Case
11 21 (15.91%) Fraud Detection
11 21 (15.91%) Stakeholder Management
12 19 (14.39%) Cybersecurity
12 19 (14.39%) Data Security
12 19 (14.39%) Product Roadmap
12 19 (14.39%) Threat Management
13 16 (12.12%) Break/Fix
13 16 (12.12%) Programme Delivery
Programming Languages
1 58 (43.94%) JavaScript
2 56 (42.42%) Python
3 46 (34.85%) Bash Shell
4 41 (31.06%) Java
5 29 (21.97%) Go
6 19 (14.39%) C#
6 19 (14.39%) C++
6 19 (14.39%) PowerShell
6 19 (14.39%) Ruby
7 16 (12.12%) Groovy
8 12 (9.09%) SQL
9 9 (6.82%) TypeScript
10 3 (2.27%) ES6
11 2 (1.52%) Java 8
11 2 (1.52%) Kotlin
11 2 (1.52%) Perl
11 2 (1.52%) PHP
12 1 (0.76%) R
12 1 (0.76%) VB
12 1 (0.76%) VBA
Qualifications
1 13 (9.85%) Degree
2 8 (6.06%) CISM
2 8 (6.06%) CISSP
2 8 (6.06%) GIAC
3 4 (3.03%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.76%) ISEB
4 1 (0.76%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.06%) GDPR
1 8 (6.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 8 (6.06%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
1 8 (6.06%) NIST
System Software
1 51 (38.64%) Docker
2 5 (3.79%) HDFS
3 2 (1.52%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 63 (47.73%) Kubernetes
2 47 (35.61%) Terraform
3 45 (34.09%) Opscode Chef
4 39 (29.55%) Ansible
5 27 (20.45%) Puppet
6 2 (1.52%) Nagios
7 1 (0.76%) Control-M
7 1 (0.76%) Docker Swarm
7 1 (0.76%) Rancher
Vendors
1 21 (15.91%) Microsoft
1 21 (15.91%) Splunk
2 19 (14.39%) CyberArk
2 19 (14.39%) ServiceNow
2 19 (14.39%) Symantec
3 18 (13.64%) IBM
4 5 (3.79%) Oracle
5 3 (2.27%) Facebook
5 3 (2.27%) Netezza
5 3 (2.27%) Sybase
5 3 (2.27%) Tableau
6 2 (1.52%) Ab Initio
6 2 (1.52%) Adobe
6 2 (1.52%) Cypress Semiconductor
6 2 (1.52%) Datameer
6 2 (1.52%) Dynatrace
6 2 (1.52%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.52%) SAP
7 1 (0.76%) Databricks
7 1 (0.76%) Informatica