Period
to 2 July 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 2 July 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
2 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 76 89 159
Rank change year-on-year +13 +70 +15
Permanent jobs citing Google 71 168 88
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Scotland 2.74% 3.08% 1.51%
As % of the Vendors category 7.89% 8.04% 3.78%
Number of salaries quoted 32 109 52
Median annual salary £52,500 £55,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.55% +46.67% -21.05%
10th Percentile £29,775 £35,750 £33,000
90th Percentile £74,500 £77,500 £51,250
UK median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% +20.00% +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 900 2,089 2,327
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 34.70% 38.31% 39.93%
Number of salaries quoted 555 1,345 1,539
Median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £27,700 £27,500 £28,000
90th Percentile £65,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

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 2 July 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 2 July 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 +6 41 £55,000 +8.44% 4
Glasgow +34 28 £40,000 -33.33% 4
Renfrewshire - 1 £70,000 -
Dundee - 1 £47,500 - 1
Google
UK

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 39 (54.93%) GCP
2 33 (46.48%) Agile Software Development
3 32 (45.07%) AWS
4 27 (38.03%) Azure
5 21 (29.58%) Java
6 20 (28.17%) Microsoft
7 18 (25.35%) QA
7 18 (25.35%) Node.js
7 18 (25.35%) DevOps
8 17 (23.94%) Degree
8 17 (23.94%) Software Engineering
8 17 (23.94%) Python
9 16 (22.54%) Scrum
9 16 (22.54%) Analytics
10 15 (21.13%) User Experience
10 15 (21.13%) Web Development
10 15 (21.13%) JavaScript
10 15 (21.13%) Web Services
11 14 (19.72%) IBM
12 13 (18.31%) HTML
12 13 (18.31%) Law
13 12 (16.90%) Problem-Solving
14 10 (14.08%) AngularJS
14 10 (14.08%) Express
14 10 (14.08%) Git (software)
14 10 (14.08%) CSS
15 9 (12.68%) SQL
15 9 (12.68%) CSS3
15 9 (12.68%) G Suite
15 9 (12.68%) HTML5

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 8 (11.27%) Elasticsearch
2 5 (7.04%) Apache Spark
3 4 (5.63%) CMS
4 2 (2.82%) nginx
5 1 (1.41%) Apache
5 1 (1.41%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (1.41%) IIS
5 1 (1.41%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (4.23%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.82%) InVision
2 2 (2.82%) Sketch
Business Applications
1 2 (2.82%) WebTrends
2 1 (1.41%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (1.41%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 39 (54.93%) GCP
2 32 (45.07%) AWS
3 27 (38.03%) Azure
4 9 (12.68%) G Suite
5 7 (9.86%) Google Play
6 6 (8.45%) Serverless
7 5 (7.04%) AWS Lambda
8 4 (5.63%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (5.63%) Amazon EMR
8 4 (5.63%) Azure Data Factory
8 4 (5.63%) Google Analytics
8 4 (5.63%) SaaS
9 3 (4.23%) Firebase
9 3 (4.23%) GitHub
9 3 (4.23%) IaaS
9 3 (4.23%) PaaS
10 2 (2.82%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 1 (1.41%) AdWords
11 1 (1.41%) IBM Cloud
11 1 (1.41%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.45%) VoIP
2 5 (7.04%) WAN
3 3 (4.23%) DHCP
3 3 (4.23%) DNS
3 3 (4.23%) Firewall
3 3 (4.23%) iSCSI
3 3 (4.23%) NAS
3 3 (4.23%) VLAN
4 2 (2.82%) CTI
4 2 (2.82%) LAN
4 2 (2.82%) Software-Defined Networking
4 2 (2.82%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.41%) BIG-IP
5 1 (1.41%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.45%) Big Data
1 6 (8.45%) NoSQL
2 5 (7.04%) Amazon Athena
2 5 (7.04%) Apache Hive
2 5 (7.04%) Hadoop
2 5 (7.04%) Impala
2 5 (7.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.82%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 2 (2.82%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.41%) Aerospike
4 1 (1.41%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.41%) Couchbase
4 1 (1.41%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.41%) Hazelcast
4 1 (1.41%) InfluxDB
4 1 (1.41%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.41%) MySQL
4 1 (1.41%) Redis
4 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (14.08%) Git (software)
2 5 (7.04%) JIRA
3 4 (5.63%) Android Studio
3 4 (5.63%) Subversion
4 3 (4.23%) Bitbucket
5 2 (2.82%) Cucumber
5 2 (2.82%) Jenkins
5 2 (2.82%) Metasploit
5 2 (2.82%) WebScarab
6 1 (1.41%) Artifactory
6 1 (1.41%) IBM UrbanCode
6 1 (1.41%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (1.41%) Selenium
6 1 (1.41%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (1.41%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.41%) webpack
6 1 (1.41%) Zephyr
General
1 13 (18.31%) Law
2 6 (8.45%) Finance
3 3 (4.23%) Marketing
3 3 (4.23%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.41%) Banking
4 1 (1.41%) Games
4 1 (1.41%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 16 (22.54%) Software Engineer
2 14 (19.72%) Developer
3 13 (18.31%) IT Support
4 12 (16.90%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 11 (15.49%) DevOps Engineer
6 10 (14.08%) Cloud Engineer
7 9 (12.68%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
7 9 (12.68%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
7 9 (12.68%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
7 9 (12.68%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 9 (12.68%) 3rd Line Support
7 9 (12.68%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 9 (12.68%) IT Engineer
7 9 (12.68%) IT Support Engineer
7 9 (12.68%) Support Engineer
8 6 (8.45%) Data Engineer
9 4 (5.63%) Android Developer
9 4 (5.63%) Full Stack Developer
9 4 (5.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 3 (4.23%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (25.35%) Node.js
2 15 (21.13%) Web Services
3 13 (18.31%) HTML
4 10 (14.08%) AngularJS
4 10 (14.08%) CSS
4 10 (14.08%) Express
5 9 (12.68%) CSS3
5 9 (12.68%) HTML5
6 8 (11.27%) Kafka
6 8 (11.27%) RESTful
7 6 (8.45%) React
8 4 (5.63%) Django
8 4 (5.63%) Flutter
8 4 (5.63%) Retrofit
8 4 (5.63%) RxJava
9 3 (4.23%) .NET
9 3 (4.23%) JSON
9 3 (4.23%) XML
10 2 (2.82%) SAML
10 2 (2.82%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 15 (21.13%) User Experience
2 6 (8.45%) Mobile App
3 4 (5.63%) PKI
4 3 (4.23%) Cloud Native
5 2 (2.82%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.41%) Analytical Mindset
6 1 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.41%) FMCG
6 1 (1.41%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.41%) Mobile Games
6 1 (1.41%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.86%) Android
1 7 (9.86%) Apple iOS
2 5 (7.04%) Windows
3 3 (4.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (4.23%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (4.23%) Windows Server 2016
4 1 (1.41%) Linux
4 1 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.41%) Ubuntu
4 1 (1.41%) Unix
4 1 (1.41%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (46.48%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (25.35%) DevOps
3 17 (23.94%) Software Engineering
4 16 (22.54%) Analytics
4 16 (22.54%) Scrum
5 15 (21.13%) Web Development
6 12 (16.90%) Problem-Solving
7 9 (12.68%) Creative Problem-Solving
7 9 (12.68%) Mentoring
7 9 (12.68%) Web Application Development
8 7 (9.86%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (9.86%) Mobile Development
9 6 (8.45%) Microservices
10 5 (7.04%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (7.04%) Coaching
10 5 (7.04%) Continuous Delivery
10 5 (7.04%) Data Modelling
10 5 (7.04%) Decision-Making
10 5 (7.04%) ETL
10 5 (7.04%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 21 (29.58%) Java
2 17 (23.94%) Python
3 15 (21.13%) JavaScript
4 9 (12.68%) Google Apps Script
4 9 (12.68%) SQL
5 7 (9.86%) Kotlin
6 6 (8.45%) Apple Swift
7 5 (7.04%) Scala
8 4 (5.63%) Dart
8 4 (5.63%) R
9 3 (4.23%) Objective-C
10 2 (2.82%) C#
10 2 (2.82%) ES6
10 2 (2.82%) Go
11 1 (1.41%) C++
11 1 (1.41%) Java 8
11 1 (1.41%) Perl
11 1 (1.41%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.41%) PowerShell
11 1 (1.41%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (23.94%) Degree
2 2 (2.82%) AWS Certification
2 2 (2.82%) CCNA
2 2 (2.82%) CCNP
2 2 (2.82%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (2.82%) MCSE
2 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.41%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (25.35%) QA
2 6 (8.45%) GDPR
System Software
1 6 (8.45%) Docker
2 4 (5.63%) Active Directory
3 3 (4.23%) BitLocker
3 3 (4.23%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (9.86%) Kubernetes
2 2 (2.82%) Core Impact
2 2 (2.82%) Nessus
2 2 (2.82%) Nexpose
3 1 (1.41%) Ansible
3 1 (1.41%) CA Single Sign-On
3 1 (1.41%) Consul
3 1 (1.41%) Kibana
3 1 (1.41%) logstash
3 1 (1.41%) Nagios
3 1 (1.41%) Puppet
3 1 (1.41%) Rancher
3 1 (1.41%) SCCM
3 1 (1.41%) Single Sign-On
3 1 (1.41%) Terraform
Vendors
1 20 (28.17%) Microsoft
2 14 (19.72%) IBM
3 5 (7.04%) Databricks
4 4 (5.63%) Talend
5 3 (4.23%) Veeam
6 2 (2.82%) Adobe
6 2 (2.82%) Cisco
6 2 (2.82%) Hotjar
6 2 (2.82%) Splunk
7 1 (1.41%) AppDynamics
7 1 (1.41%) CA
7 1 (1.41%) Citrix
7 1 (1.41%) F5
7 1 (1.41%) Facebook
7 1 (1.41%) HubSpot
7 1 (1.41%) Micro Focus
7 1 (1.41%) New Relic
7 1 (1.41%) Omniture
7 1 (1.41%) Oracle
7 1 (1.41%) Xamarin