Period
to 11 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Google Cloud Platform skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Google Cloud Platform over the 6 months to 11 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Cloud Platform (GCP)
England > South East
6 months to
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 450 518 541
Rank change year-on-year +68 +23 +93
Permanent jobs citing Google Cloud Platform 101 70 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.32% 0.21% 0.27%
As % of the Cloud Services category 1.75% 1.55% 2.75%
Number of salaries quoted 96 90 110
South East median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.00% +25.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £43,125 £30,000 £20,750
90th Percentile £78,750 £70,250 £120,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +13.64% +10.00% -4.76%

Google Cloud Platform 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 the South East with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 5781 4514 4189
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 18.54% 13.29% 9.86%
Number of salaries quoted 4818 3808 3441
South East median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £73,750 £71,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year - +5.00% +5.26%

Google Cloud Platform
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Google Cloud Platform as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Google Cloud Platform in the South East

Google Cloud Platform
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Google Cloud Platform in the South East.

Salary trend for Google Cloud Platform in the South East

Google Cloud Platform
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Google Cloud Platform in the South East over the 6 months to 11 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Google Cloud Platform in the South East

Google Cloud Platform
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Google Cloud Platform within the South East region over the 6 months to 11 December 2017. 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
Thames Valley +66 50 £63,000 +14.55% 12
Hampshire -6 36 £55,000 +26.44% 2
Oxfordshire +11 33 £63,000 +14.55% 9
Berkshire +53 12 £50,000 - 2
Surrey +7 12 £50,000 +42.86% 1
Buckinghamshire +4 5 £55,000 -21.43% 1
West Sussex +8 2 £47,500 +21.79%
Kent +10 1 - -
Google Cloud Platform
England

For the 6 months to 11 December 2017, IT jobs citing Google Cloud Platform also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Google Cloud Platform.

1 96 (95.05%) Amazon AWS
2 70 (69.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 64 (63.37%) Google
4 51 (50.50%) Agile Software Development
5 50 (49.50%) SQL
6 42 (41.58%) Jenkins
7 39 (38.61%) Docker
7 39 (38.61%) Java
8 36 (35.64%) GCP
9 33 (32.67%) Python
9 33 (32.67%) Puppet
10 32 (31.68%) JavaScript
11 31 (30.69%) DevOps
12 28 (27.72%) Opscode Chef
13 24 (23.76%) Linux
13 24 (23.76%) Software Engineering
14 23 (22.77%) Scrum
14 23 (22.77%) Configuration Management
15 20 (19.80%) NoSQL
15 20 (19.80%) Test Automation
16 19 (18.81%) Kubernetes
16 19 (18.81%) Public Cloud
17 18 (17.82%) Continuous Integration
17 18 (17.82%) TDD
18 17 (16.83%) LAMP
18 17 (16.83%) PHP
18 17 (16.83%) JUnit
18 17 (16.83%) Selenium
18 17 (16.83%) QA
18 17 (16.83%) SoapUI

Google Cloud Platform
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 10 (9.90%) Confluence
2 6 (5.94%) OpenStack
3 4 (3.96%) Skype for Business
4 3 (2.97%) JBoss
4 3 (2.97%) WildFly
5 2 (1.98%) Apache
5 2 (1.98%) Apache Pig
5 2 (1.98%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.99%) Jetty
6 1 (0.99%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.99%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.99%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 96 (95.05%) Amazon AWS
2 70 (69.31%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (13.86%) GitHub
4 10 (9.90%) SaaS
5 6 (5.94%) Amazon EC2
6 4 (3.96%) IaaS
7 3 (2.97%) PaaS
7 3 (2.97%) Rackspace Cloud
8 1 (0.99%) Akamai
8 1 (0.99%) AWS Lambda
8 1 (0.99%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.99%) Office 365
8 1 (0.99%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.99%) Serverless
8 1 (0.99%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.93%) Firewall
1 7 (6.93%) Internet
1 7 (6.93%) VPN
2 4 (3.96%) Skype
3 3 (2.97%) HTTP
3 3 (2.97%) LDAP
3 3 (2.97%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.99%) FCoE
4 1 (0.99%) iSCSI
4 1 (0.99%) NAS
4 1 (0.99%) SAN
4 1 (0.99%) SSL
4 1 (0.99%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (19.80%) NoSQL
2 16 (15.84%) MySQL
3 8 (7.92%) Big Data
3 8 (7.92%) Hadoop
4 7 (6.93%) PostgreSQL
5 6 (5.94%) InfluxDB
5 6 (5.94%) Redis
6 4 (3.96%) Apache Cassandra
7 3 (2.97%) MongoDB
7 3 (2.97%) RDBMS
7 3 (2.97%) Relational Database
7 3 (2.97%) SQL Server
8 2 (1.98%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (1.98%) Apache Hive
8 2 (1.98%) HBase
9 1 (0.99%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (0.99%) BigQuery
9 1 (0.99%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 42 (41.58%) Jenkins
2 17 (16.83%) Cucumber
2 17 (16.83%) JUnit
2 17 (16.83%) Selenium
2 17 (16.83%) SoapUI
3 16 (15.84%) JIRA
4 14 (13.86%) Git (software)
5 12 (11.88%) Maven
6 7 (6.93%) Subversion
6 7 (6.93%) Talend Open Studio
7 6 (5.94%) JMeter
8 5 (4.95%) Eclipse
9 4 (3.96%) Vagrant
10 3 (2.97%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 3 (2.97%) git-flow
10 3 (2.97%) Travis CI
11 2 (1.98%) IntelliJ
11 2 (1.98%) NUnit
11 2 (1.98%) Sonatype Nexus
12 1 (0.99%) ReSharper
General
1 7 (6.93%) Advertising
2 6 (5.94%) Finance
2 6 (5.94%) Marketing
3 5 (4.95%) Games
4 4 (3.96%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.97%) Retail
6 2 (1.98%) Banking
7 1 (0.99%) Electronics
7 1 (0.99%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 30 (29.70%) Developer
2 19 (18.81%) DevOps Engineer
3 17 (16.83%) Test Automation Engineer
3 17 (16.83%) Test Engineer
4 14 (13.86%) Java Engineer
5 13 (12.87%) Senior Java Engineer
5 13 (12.87%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
5 13 (12.87%) Senior Test Engineer
6 11 (10.89%) Analyst
6 11 (10.89%) Automation Test Analyst
6 11 (10.89%) Selenium Test Analyst
6 11 (10.89%) Senior Developer
6 11 (10.89%) Test Analyst
7 9 (8.91%) Platform Engineer
8 8 (7.92%) Lead Developer
8 8 (7.92%) Linux Engineer
9 7 (6.93%) Administrator
9 7 (6.93%) Java Developer
9 7 (6.93%) QA Engineer
9 7 (6.93%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (16.83%) LAMP
2 13 (12.87%) Web Services
3 12 (11.88%) AngularJS
4 9 (8.91%) HTML
5 7 (6.93%) .NET
5 7 (6.93%) CSS
5 7 (6.93%) LEMP Stack
5 7 (6.93%) OpenVZ
5 7 (6.93%) SOAP
6 6 (5.94%) gRPC
7 5 (4.95%) Elastic Stack
7 5 (4.95%) REST
7 5 (4.95%) RESTful
7 5 (4.95%) Spring
8 3 (2.97%) D3.js
8 3 (2.97%) WebGL
9 2 (1.98%) Hibernate
9 2 (1.98%) Java EE
9 2 (1.98%) jQuery
9 2 (1.98%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 19 (18.81%) Public Cloud
2 8 (7.92%) Data Centre
3 7 (6.93%) Blog
3 7 (6.93%) Digital Media
4 4 (3.96%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.97%) Algorithms
5 3 (2.97%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.98%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.98%) Private Cloud
6 2 (1.98%) Replication
7 1 (0.99%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.99%) Fintech
7 1 (0.99%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (0.99%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.99%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.99%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 24 (23.76%) Linux
2 5 (4.95%) CentOS
3 4 (3.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (2.97%) Unix
5 2 (1.98%) Debian
5 2 (1.98%) Fedora
5 2 (1.98%) FreeBSD
5 2 (1.98%) Windows
5 2 (1.98%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (50.50%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (30.69%) DevOps
3 24 (23.76%) Software Engineering
4 23 (22.77%) Configuration Management
4 23 (22.77%) Scrum
5 20 (19.80%) Test Automation
6 18 (17.82%) Continuous Integration
6 18 (17.82%) TDD
7 17 (16.83%) Process Improvement
8 16 (15.84%) Mentoring
8 16 (15.84%) Web Development
9 13 (12.87%) Load Balancing
9 13 (12.87%) Microservices
10 12 (11.88%) Line Management
11 11 (10.89%) SDET
12 8 (7.92%) Analytics
12 8 (7.92%) BDD
12 8 (7.92%) Kanban
12 8 (7.92%) Pair Programming
13 7 (6.93%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 50 (49.50%) SQL
2 39 (38.61%) Java
3 33 (32.67%) Python
4 32 (31.68%) JavaScript
5 17 (16.83%) PHP
6 14 (13.86%) Bash Shell
6 14 (13.86%) Go
6 14 (13.86%) Ruby
7 9 (8.91%) PowerShell
8 8 (7.92%) C++
9 6 (5.94%) C
9 6 (5.94%) Perl
9 6 (5.94%) Shell Script
10 4 (3.96%) C#
10 4 (3.96%) Groovy
11 1 (0.99%) Clojure
11 1 (0.99%) Elixir
11 1 (0.99%) ES6
11 1 (0.99%) R
Qualifications
1 13 (12.87%) Degree
2 2 (1.98%) AWS Certification
2 2 (1.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (0.99%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.99%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.99%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 36 (35.64%) GCP
2 17 (16.83%) QA
3 1 (0.99%) HL7
System Software
1 39 (38.61%) Docker
2 9 (8.91%) KVM
3 4 (3.96%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.96%) vCloud
4 3 (2.97%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (1.98%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (1.98%) vSphere
6 1 (0.99%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.99%) LXC
6 1 (0.99%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.99%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 33 (32.67%) Puppet
2 28 (27.72%) Opscode Chef
3 19 (18.81%) Kubernetes
4 16 (15.84%) Ansible
5 3 (2.97%) Terraform
6 2 (1.98%) PowerCLI
6 2 (1.98%) vCenter Server
6 2 (1.98%) vRealize
7 1 (0.99%) Cacti
7 1 (0.99%) Grafana
7 1 (0.99%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.99%) Nagios
7 1 (0.99%) Prometheus
7 1 (0.99%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 64 (63.37%) Google
2 10 (9.90%) Microsoft
3 7 (6.93%) Talend
4 5 (4.95%) Red Hat
5 3 (2.97%) New Relic
5 3 (2.97%) Rackspace
5 3 (2.97%) VMware
6 2 (1.98%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.98%) Cisco
6 2 (1.98%) Oracle
7 1 (0.99%) Citrix
7 1 (0.99%) HP
7 1 (0.99%) SAP
7 1 (0.99%) SolarWinds
7 1 (0.99%) Splunk