Period
to 17 February 2018

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 17 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Cloud Platform (GCP)
England > South East
6 months to
17 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 428 470 516
Rank change year-on-year +42 +46 +122
Permanent jobs citing Google Cloud Platform 129 93 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.41% 0.30% 0.31%
As % of the Cloud Services category 2.08% 2.08% 2.93%
Number of salaries quoted 121 109 129
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +17.65% +13.33%
10th Percentile £35,000 £31,750 £20,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £72,500 £120,000
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% +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 6,189 4,474 4,370
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 19.67% 14.22% 10.60%
Number of salaries quoted 5,139 3,784 3,680
South East median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £73,750 £73,750 £73,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +2.94% +2.00% +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 17 February 2018.

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 17 February 2018. 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 +32 58 £64,000 +16.36% 23
Hampshire +11 51 £50,000 +11.11% 6
Oxfordshire -13 24 £64,000 +16.36% 11
Berkshire +29 21 £50,000 - 9
Surrey 0 14 £47,500 +35.71% 2
Buckinghamshire +14 13 £105,000 +50.00% 3
East Sussex - 4 £34,500 - 1
Kent -2 1 - -
West Sussex -3 1 £47,500 -32.14%
Google Cloud Platform
England

For the 6 months to 17 February 2018, IT jobs citing Google Cloud Platform 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 South East region with a requirement for Google Cloud Platform.

1 106 (82.17%) Amazon AWS
2 96 (74.42%) Google
3 82 (63.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 66 (51.16%) SQL
5 58 (44.96%) Agile Software Development
6 43 (33.33%) DevOps
7 42 (32.56%) Python
8 40 (31.01%) Git (software)
9 39 (30.23%) Docker
10 36 (27.91%) Jenkins
11 34 (26.36%) Java
12 30 (23.26%) PowerShell
13 29 (22.48%) Puppet
13 29 (22.48%) GCP
14 28 (21.71%) JavaScript
14 28 (21.71%) Linux
14 28 (21.71%) Kubernetes
15 26 (20.16%) Configuration Management
16 25 (19.38%) Ansible
16 25 (19.38%) Opscode Chef
17 24 (18.60%) Continuous Integration
18 22 (17.05%) NoSQL
18 22 (17.05%) C#
19 20 (15.50%) GitHub
20 19 (14.73%) Microservices
20 19 (14.73%) Scrum
20 19 (14.73%) Test Automation
21 18 (13.95%) .NET
22 16 (12.40%) MySQL
22 16 (12.40%) TDD

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 (7.75%) Apache
2 9 (6.98%) Confluence
3 8 (6.20%) OpenStack
4 7 (5.43%) NServiceBus
5 4 (3.10%) Skype for Business
6 3 (2.33%) Elasticsearch
6 3 (2.33%) WordPress
7 2 (1.55%) Cloud Foundry
8 1 (0.78%) IIS
8 1 (0.78%) JBoss
8 1 (0.78%) nginx
8 1 (0.78%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.78%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.78%) WildFly
Applications
1 3 (2.33%) Adobe Illustrator
1 3 (2.33%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 106 (82.17%) Amazon AWS
2 82 (63.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (15.50%) GitHub
4 13 (10.08%) SaaS
5 10 (7.75%) IaaS
5 10 (7.75%) PaaS
5 10 (7.75%) Serverless
6 6 (4.65%) Firebase
7 3 (2.33%) AWS Lambda
7 3 (2.33%) Office 365
7 3 (2.33%) Rackspace Cloud
8 2 (1.55%) Akamai
8 2 (1.55%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (1.55%) G Suite
9 1 (0.78%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.78%) Google App Engine
9 1 (0.78%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.78%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 12 (9.30%) Firewall
2 9 (6.98%) HTTP
2 9 (6.98%) VPN
3 6 (4.65%) Internet
4 4 (3.10%) Skype
5 2 (1.55%) SSL
5 2 (1.55%) TCP/IP
5 2 (1.55%) Wireless
6 1 (0.78%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (17.05%) NoSQL
2 16 (12.40%) MongoDB
2 16 (12.40%) MySQL
3 12 (9.30%) SQL Server
4 8 (6.20%) Redis
5 7 (5.43%) Hadoop
5 7 (5.43%) PostgreSQL
5 7 (5.43%) SQL Server 2016
6 6 (4.65%) InfluxDB
7 4 (3.10%) Apache Cassandra
7 4 (3.10%) Big Data
7 4 (3.10%) RDBMS
7 4 (3.10%) Relational Database
8 3 (2.33%) Bigtable
8 3 (2.33%) CouchDB
8 3 (2.33%) GIS
9 1 (0.78%) Azure SQL Database
9 1 (0.78%) BigQuery
Development Applications
1 40 (31.01%) Git (software)
2 36 (27.91%) Jenkins
3 15 (11.63%) Maven
4 14 (10.85%) JIRA
5 10 (7.75%) JUnit
6 9 (6.98%) Cucumber
6 9 (6.98%) Selenium
6 9 (6.98%) SoapUI
7 8 (6.20%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (5.43%) Gradle
8 7 (5.43%) Octopus Deploy
8 7 (5.43%) Visual Studio
8 7 (5.43%) Visual Studio Team System
9 5 (3.88%) Subversion
9 5 (3.88%) Vagrant
10 4 (3.10%) webpack
11 3 (2.33%) Bitbucket
11 3 (2.33%) Grunt
11 3 (2.33%) gulp
11 3 (2.33%) Travis CI
General
1 13 (10.08%) Finance
1 13 (10.08%) Marketing
2 4 (3.10%) Games
2 4 (3.10%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.33%) Banking
4 2 (1.55%) German Language
4 2 (1.55%) Italian Language
4 2 (1.55%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.78%) Electronics
5 1 (0.78%) Retail
Job Titles
1 48 (37.21%) Developer
2 18 (13.95%) DevOps Engineer
3 16 (12.40%) Java Developer
4 14 (10.85%) Software Developer
5 13 (10.08%) Senior Developer
6 10 (7.75%) Architect
6 10 (7.75%) Lead Developer
6 10 (7.75%) Platform Engineer
6 10 (7.75%) Senior Java Developer
7 9 (6.98%) Cloud Architect
7 9 (6.98%) Cloud Solutions Architect
7 9 (6.98%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
7 9 (6.98%) Senior Test Engineer
7 9 (6.98%) Solutions Architect
7 9 (6.98%) Test Automation Engineer
7 9 (6.98%) Test Engineer
8 8 (6.20%) Administrator
8 8 (6.20%) Analyst
8 8 (6.20%) Senior Analyst
8 8 (6.20%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (13.95%) .NET
2 13 (10.08%) Node.js
3 12 (9.30%) AngularJS
3 12 (9.30%) Spring
3 12 (9.30%) Web Services
4 11 (8.53%) ASP.NET
4 11 (8.53%) ASP.NET MVC
4 11 (8.53%) HTML
5 10 (7.75%) CSS
6 7 (5.43%) LAMP
6 7 (5.43%) REST
6 7 (5.43%) SOAP
7 6 (4.65%) Elastic Stack
7 6 (4.65%) gRPC
7 6 (4.65%) Sass
7 6 (4.65%) Spring Boot
8 5 (3.88%) CSS3
8 5 (3.88%) RESTful
9 4 (3.10%) HTML5
9 4 (3.10%) LEMP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.20%) Public Cloud
2 6 (4.65%) Data Centre
2 6 (4.65%) Linux Command Line
3 5 (3.88%) Hybrid Cloud
3 5 (3.88%) Management Information System
4 3 (2.33%) Algorithms
4 3 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.33%) Cloud Native
4 3 (2.33%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.33%) Data Structures
4 3 (2.33%) Fintech
4 3 (2.33%) Replication
4 3 (2.33%) User Experience
5 2 (1.55%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.55%) EMC VMAX
5 2 (1.55%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.78%) Blog
6 1 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.78%) Life Science
6 1 (0.78%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 28 (21.71%) Linux
2 4 (3.10%) Unix
3 3 (2.33%) Debian
3 3 (2.33%) Windows
4 2 (1.55%) CentOS
5 1 (0.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.78%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (44.96%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (33.33%) DevOps
3 26 (20.16%) Configuration Management
4 24 (18.60%) Continuous Integration
5 19 (14.73%) Microservices
5 19 (14.73%) Scrum
5 19 (14.73%) Test Automation
6 16 (12.40%) TDD
7 15 (11.63%) Software Engineering
8 14 (10.85%) BDD
9 13 (10.08%) Analytics
9 13 (10.08%) Mentoring
9 13 (10.08%) MVC
10 11 (8.53%) Load Balancing
10 11 (8.53%) Open Source
11 10 (7.75%) Kanban
11 10 (7.75%) Migration
11 10 (7.75%) Presales
11 10 (7.75%) SDLC
12 9 (6.98%) Open Source Development
Programming Languages
1 66 (51.16%) SQL
2 42 (32.56%) Python
3 34 (26.36%) Java
4 30 (23.26%) PowerShell
5 28 (21.71%) JavaScript
6 22 (17.05%) C#
7 16 (12.40%) Bash Shell
8 13 (10.08%) Go
8 13 (10.08%) Ruby
9 9 (6.98%) TypeScript
10 8 (6.20%) T-SQL
11 5 (3.88%) ES6
12 4 (3.10%) C++
12 4 (3.10%) PHP
12 4 (3.10%) R
13 3 (2.33%) ES7
13 3 (2.33%) Groovy
13 3 (2.33%) Perl
14 2 (1.55%) C
14 2 (1.55%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (4.65%) Degree
2 2 (1.55%) CCIE
2 2 (1.55%) CCIE Data Center
2 2 (1.55%) CCIE Service Provider
2 2 (1.55%) CCNA
2 2 (1.55%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (1.55%) EMC Certification
2 2 (1.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (0.78%) AWS Certification
3 1 (0.78%) VCAP
3 1 (0.78%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (22.48%) GCP
2 16 (12.40%) QA
3 4 (3.10%) PMO
4 1 (0.78%) GDPR
4 1 (0.78%) HL7
4 1 (0.78%) PSD2
System Software
1 39 (30.23%) Docker
2 11 (8.53%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.10%) KVM
4 3 (2.33%) vCloud
5 2 (1.55%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.78%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.78%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 29 (22.48%) Puppet
2 28 (21.71%) Kubernetes
3 25 (19.38%) Ansible
3 25 (19.38%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (3.88%) Terraform
5 4 (3.10%) Prometheus
6 3 (2.33%) Kibana
6 3 (2.33%) logstash
7 1 (0.78%) Grafana
7 1 (0.78%) Marathon
7 1 (0.78%) Mesos
7 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.78%) PowerCLI
7 1 (0.78%) vCenter Server
7 1 (0.78%) vRealize
Vendors
1 96 (74.42%) Google
2 8 (6.20%) Microsoft
3 7 (5.43%) Talend
4 5 (3.88%) New Relic
4 5 (3.88%) Oracle
4 5 (3.88%) Splunk
5 4 (3.10%) VMware
6 3 (2.33%) Cisco
6 3 (2.33%) Rackspace
6 3 (2.33%) Red Hat
7 2 (1.55%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.55%) Dell
7 2 (1.55%) EMC
7 2 (1.55%) F5
7 2 (1.55%) NetApp
8 1 (0.78%) SAP