Period
to 6 April 2020

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 6 April 2020 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
6 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 100 117 156
Rank change year-on-year +17 +39 -3
Permanent jobs citing Google 89 118 85
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 2.30% 2.23% 1.47%
As % of the Vendors category 6.42% 5.78% 3.76%
Number of salaries quoted 51 54 44
Median annual salary £52,500 £54,200 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.14% +44.53% -16.67%
10th Percentile £29,750 £25,250 £28,625
90th Percentile £70,000 £81,875 £58,875
UK median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +26.32% -

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 1,387 2,041 2,260
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 35.84% 38.55% 39.22%
Number of salaries quoted 896 1,282 1,534
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £26,250 £28,050 £28,075
90th Percentile £66,375 £69,375 £65,000
UK median annual salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26% +5.56%

Google
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Google in Scotland

Google
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Google in Scotland

Google
Salary Histogram in Scotland

Salary distribution for jobs citing Google in Scotland over the 6 months to 6 April 2020.

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 6 April 2020. 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 +40 63 £60,000 +19.14% 7
Glasgow -3 22 £50,050 -16.58% 5
Dundee - 2 £36,250 -
Renfrewshire - 1 £70,000 -
North Lanarkshire - 1 £50,000 -
Google
UK

For the 6 months to 6 April 2020, 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 52 (58.43%) GCP
2 37 (41.57%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (38.20%) AWS
4 33 (37.08%) JavaScript
5 32 (35.96%) Java
5 32 (35.96%) Azure
6 30 (33.71%) Problem-Solving
7 27 (30.34%) Node.js
8 25 (28.09%) Software Engineering
8 25 (28.09%) Scrum
9 22 (24.72%) HTML
9 22 (24.72%) CSS
9 22 (24.72%) Analytics
10 21 (23.60%) Python
10 21 (23.60%) User Experience
11 19 (21.35%) Kubernetes
12 18 (20.22%) AngularJS
13 17 (19.10%) Web Development
13 17 (19.10%) Docker
14 16 (17.98%) DevOps
14 16 (17.98%) Web Application Development
14 16 (17.98%) CSS3
14 16 (17.98%) HTML5
14 16 (17.98%) TDD
15 15 (16.85%) G Suite
15 15 (16.85%) Express
15 15 (16.85%) Creative Problem-Solving
16 14 (15.73%) Elasticsearch
17 13 (14.61%) React
17 13 (14.61%) Microsoft

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 14 (15.73%) Elasticsearch
2 6 (6.74%) nginx
3 5 (5.62%) Apache Spark
4 4 (4.49%) Tomcat
4 4 (4.49%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.12%) Apache
5 1 (1.12%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (1.12%) IIS
5 1 (1.12%) Oracle Service Bus
5 1 (1.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 3 (3.37%) Chatbot
1 3 (3.37%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.25%) InVision
2 2 (2.25%) Sketch
3 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.37%) WebTrends
2 1 (1.12%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (1.12%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 52 (58.43%) GCP
2 34 (38.20%) AWS
3 32 (35.96%) Azure
4 15 (16.85%) G Suite
5 11 (12.36%) Google Play
6 10 (11.24%) PaaS
7 9 (10.11%) SaaS
8 6 (6.74%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 6 (6.74%) Google Analytics
8 6 (6.74%) IaaS
9 5 (5.62%) Amazon ECS
9 5 (5.62%) Amazon Kinesis
9 5 (5.62%) Amazon S3
9 5 (5.62%) AWS CloudFormation
9 5 (5.62%) AWS Lambda
9 5 (5.62%) GitHub
9 5 (5.62%) Serverless
10 4 (4.49%) OpenShift
11 3 (3.37%) Amazon EMR
11 3 (3.37%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.87%) DNS
1 7 (7.87%) Firewall
2 6 (6.74%) VoIP
3 5 (5.62%) WAN
4 3 (3.37%) DHCP
4 3 (3.37%) iSCSI
4 3 (3.37%) NAS
4 3 (3.37%) VLAN
5 2 (2.25%) CTI
5 2 (2.25%) LAN
5 2 (2.25%) Software-Defined Networking
5 2 (2.25%) TCP/IP
6 1 (1.12%) BIG-IP
6 1 (1.12%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (1.12%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (1.12%) Internet
6 1 (1.12%) NetScaler
6 1 (1.12%) SAN
6 1 (1.12%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.99%) Hadoop
2 7 (7.87%) Big Data
2 7 (7.87%) NoSQL
3 6 (6.74%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 5 (5.62%) Amazon Athena
4 5 (5.62%) Apache Hive
4 5 (5.62%) Impala
5 4 (4.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (3.37%) SQL Server
7 2 (2.25%) HBase
7 2 (2.25%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.12%) Aerospike
8 1 (1.12%) BigQuery
8 1 (1.12%) Cosmos DB
8 1 (1.12%) Couchbase
8 1 (1.12%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.12%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.12%) Hazelcast
8 1 (1.12%) Redis
8 1 (1.12%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (13.48%) Git (software)
2 8 (8.99%) Jenkins
3 6 (6.74%) Bitbucket
3 6 (6.74%) Cucumber
4 5 (5.62%) webpack
5 4 (4.49%) Android Studio
5 4 (4.49%) PhantomJS
5 4 (4.49%) Subversion
6 2 (2.25%) JIRA
6 2 (2.25%) Metasploit
6 2 (2.25%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (2.25%) WebScarab
7 1 (1.12%) Ant
7 1 (1.12%) Artifactory
7 1 (1.12%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 1 (1.12%) IBM UrbanCode
7 1 (1.12%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (1.12%) Selenium
7 1 (1.12%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.12%) Zephyr
General
1 12 (13.48%) Finance
2 7 (7.87%) Law
3 6 (6.74%) Marketing
4 2 (2.25%) Games
5 1 (1.12%) Banking
5 1 (1.12%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 24 (26.97%) Software Engineer
2 15 (16.85%) Developer
3 9 (10.11%) Architect
4 8 (8.99%) DevOps Engineer
5 6 (6.74%) Senior Software Engineer
6 5 (5.62%) Cloud Architect
6 5 (5.62%) Data Engineer
6 5 (5.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (5.62%) Lead Developer
7 4 (4.49%) Android Developer
7 4 (4.49%) Cloud Engineer
7 4 (4.49%) Java Developer
7 4 (4.49%) Security Engineer
7 4 (4.49%) Senior Developer
8 3 (3.37%) Infrastructure Manager
8 3 (3.37%) IT Infrastructure Manager
8 3 (3.37%) IT Manager
8 3 (3.37%) IT Support
8 3 (3.37%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (3.37%) SEO Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (30.34%) Node.js
2 22 (24.72%) CSS
2 22 (24.72%) HTML
3 18 (20.22%) AngularJS
4 16 (17.98%) CSS3
4 16 (17.98%) HTML5
5 15 (16.85%) Express
6 13 (14.61%) React
7 11 (12.36%) RESTful
8 10 (11.24%) Kafka
8 10 (11.24%) Web Services
9 6 (6.74%) .NET
10 5 (5.62%) Elastic Stack
10 5 (5.62%) Gherkin
11 4 (4.49%) Retrofit
11 4 (4.49%) RxJava
11 4 (4.49%) Spring
12 3 (3.37%) Middleware
13 2 (2.25%) Hibernate
13 2 (2.25%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 21 (23.60%) User Experience
2 5 (5.62%) Cloud Native
3 4 (4.49%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (4.49%) PKI
3 4 (4.49%) Self-Motivation
4 3 (3.37%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.37%) Public Cloud
5 2 (2.25%) Analytical Mindset
5 2 (2.25%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (2.25%) Social Media
6 1 (1.12%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.12%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.12%) iPhone
6 1 (1.12%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.99%) Linux
2 6 (6.74%) Windows
3 5 (5.62%) Android
3 5 (5.62%) Unix
4 4 (4.49%) Apple iOS
4 4 (4.49%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (4.49%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (4.49%) Windows Server 2016
5 2 (2.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (2.25%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.12%) CentOS
6 1 (1.12%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (41.57%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (33.71%) Problem-Solving
3 25 (28.09%) Scrum
3 25 (28.09%) Software Engineering
4 22 (24.72%) Analytics
5 17 (19.10%) Web Development
6 16 (17.98%) DevOps
6 16 (17.98%) TDD
6 16 (17.98%) Web Application Development
7 15 (16.85%) Creative Problem-Solving
8 9 (10.11%) Test Automation
9 8 (8.99%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (7.87%) Continuous Delivery
10 7 (7.87%) Continuous Integration
11 6 (6.74%) Cybersecurity
11 6 (6.74%) User Stories
12 5 (5.62%) Coaching
12 5 (5.62%) Mentoring
12 5 (5.62%) Microservices
12 5 (5.62%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 33 (37.08%) JavaScript
2 32 (35.96%) Java
3 21 (23.60%) Python
4 11 (12.36%) Go
5 9 (10.11%) SQL
6 7 (7.87%) ES6
7 6 (6.74%) Apple Swift
7 6 (6.74%) Bash Shell
7 6 (6.74%) Objective-C
7 6 (6.74%) PowerShell
8 5 (5.62%) C#
9 4 (4.49%) C++
9 4 (4.49%) Kotlin
10 3 (3.37%) Java 8
10 3 (3.37%) R
10 3 (3.37%) Scala
11 2 (2.25%) Perl
12 1 (1.12%) PL/SQL
12 1 (1.12%) T-SQL
12 1 (1.12%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 10 (11.24%) Degree
2 3 (3.37%) CCNA
2 3 (3.37%) CCNP
2 3 (3.37%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.25%) AWS Certification
3 2 (2.25%) MCSE
3 2 (2.25%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.12%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (1.12%) VCAP
4 1 (1.12%) VCP6
4 1 (1.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.87%) QA
2 6 (6.74%) GDPR
System Software
1 17 (19.10%) Docker
2 5 (5.62%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.37%) BitLocker
3 3 (3.37%) HDFS
3 3 (3.37%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.25%) KVM
4 2 (2.25%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.12%) vSphere
5 1 (1.12%) Xen
Systems Management
1 19 (21.35%) Kubernetes
2 10 (11.24%) Terraform
3 8 (8.99%) Ansible
4 7 (7.87%) Puppet
5 6 (6.74%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (5.62%) Kibana
6 5 (5.62%) logstash
6 5 (5.62%) Rancher
7 2 (2.25%) Core Impact
7 2 (2.25%) Hadoop YARN
7 2 (2.25%) Nagios
7 2 (2.25%) Nessus
7 2 (2.25%) Nexpose
8 1 (1.12%) CA Single Sign-On
8 1 (1.12%) Consul
8 1 (1.12%) Grafana
8 1 (1.12%) Packer
8 1 (1.12%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 1 (1.12%) SCCM
8 1 (1.12%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (14.61%) Microsoft
2 10 (11.24%) Splunk
3 4 (4.49%) CyberArk
3 4 (4.49%) IBM
3 4 (4.49%) ServiceNow
3 4 (4.49%) Symantec
3 4 (4.49%) Veeam
4 3 (3.37%) Cisco
4 3 (3.37%) Databricks
4 3 (3.37%) Talend
5 2 (2.25%) Adobe
5 2 (2.25%) Facebook
5 2 (2.25%) Hotjar
5 2 (2.25%) HubSpot
5 2 (2.25%) Oracle
5 2 (2.25%) VMware
6 1 (1.12%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.12%) CA
6 1 (1.12%) Citrix
6 1 (1.12%) Omniture