Period
to 11 December 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for GCP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited GCP over the 6 months to 11 December 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Cloud Platform (GCP)
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
11 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 84 90 112
Rank change year-on-year +6 +22 -
Permanent jobs citing GCP 27 26 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.61% 1.61% 0.28%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.25% 6.72% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 25 24 1
South Wales median annual salary £50,000 £60,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% +14.29% -
10th Percentile £34,000 £48,750 £48,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £71,250 £56,250
Wales median annual salary £42,000 £60,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year -30.00% +14.29% -

GCP 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 South Wales with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
South Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 432 387 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 25.84% 24.04% 21.43%
Number of salaries quoted 381 348 278
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +11.84% -2.56%
10th Percentile £28,000 £23,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £65,000 £55,349
Wales median annual salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -1.18% +6.25% -

GCP
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

Job postings citing GCP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Wales.

Job vacancy trend for GCP in South Wales

GCP
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GCP in South Wales.

Salary trend for GCP in South Wales

GCP
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GCP in South Wales over the 6 months to 11 December 2019.

Salary histogram for GCP in South Wales

GCP
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GCP within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 11 December 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
Cardiff 0 25 £50,000 -16.67% 3
Newport -13 1 £37,500 -23.08% 5
Neath Port Talbot - 1 £55,000 -
GCP
Wales

For the 6 months to 11 December 2019, IT jobs citing GCP 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 Wales region with a requirement for GCP.

1 21 (77.78%) DevOps
2 20 (74.07%) AWS
3 17 (62.96%) Azure
3 17 (62.96%) Google
4 12 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (40.74%) Python
5 11 (40.74%) Docker
6 10 (37.04%) Ansible
6 10 (37.04%) Finance
6 10 (37.04%) Kubernetes
7 8 (29.63%) Linux
8 7 (25.93%) Terraform
9 6 (22.22%) Oracle
9 6 (22.22%) JIRA
9 6 (22.22%) Git (software)
9 6 (22.22%) Bash Shell
9 6 (22.22%) Puppet
10 5 (18.52%) Web Services
10 5 (18.52%) AWS CloudFormation
10 5 (18.52%) Data Science
11 4 (14.81%) Cloud Native
11 4 (14.81%) WebLogic
11 4 (14.81%) Java
11 4 (14.81%) SQL
11 4 (14.81%) SOA
11 4 (14.81%) Windows
11 4 (14.81%) Shell Script
11 4 (14.81%) Maven
11 4 (14.81%) Oracle Fusion
11 4 (14.81%) Web Development

GCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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 4 (14.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 4 (14.81%) WebLogic
2 1 (3.70%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 20 (74.07%) AWS
2 17 (62.96%) Azure
3 5 (18.52%) AWS CloudFormation
4 2 (7.41%) Firebase
5 1 (3.70%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Broadband
1 1 (3.70%) DNS
1 1 (3.70%) Firewall
1 1 (3.70%) HTTP
1 1 (3.70%) Network Security
1 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.70%) VPN
1 1 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (3.70%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) Amazon Redshift
1 2 (7.41%) Azure SQL Database
1 2 (7.41%) BigQuery
1 2 (7.41%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (7.41%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
1 2 (7.41%) MongoDB
1 2 (7.41%) QlikView
1 2 (7.41%) SAP BW
1 2 (7.41%) SAP HANA
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.70%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (22.22%) Git (software)
1 6 (22.22%) JIRA
2 4 (14.81%) Maven
3 3 (11.11%) JUnit
4 2 (7.41%) Bitbucket
4 2 (7.41%) Jenkins
5 1 (3.70%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (3.70%) Subversion
General
1 10 (37.04%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (44.44%) DevOps Engineer
2 9 (33.33%) Developer
3 4 (14.81%) Web Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) AWS DevOps
4 3 (11.11%) AWS DevOps Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) AWS Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Java Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Angular Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Automation Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Data Warehouse Developer
5 2 (7.41%) DevOps Automation Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Linux DevOps Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Linux Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 2 (7.41%) MongoDB Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Open Source Developer
5 2 (7.41%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) Web Services
2 4 (14.81%) OAuth
2 4 (14.81%) Oracle Fusion
3 3 (11.11%) Hibernate
3 3 (11.11%) J2EE
3 3 (11.11%) REST
3 3 (11.11%) SOAP
3 3 (11.11%) Spring
3 3 (11.11%) Spring Boot
3 3 (11.11%) XML
4 2 (7.41%) AngularJS
4 2 (7.41%) Express
4 2 (7.41%) MEAN Stack
4 2 (7.41%) Node.js
5 1 (3.70%) CSS
5 1 (3.70%) Django
5 1 (3.70%) HTML
5 1 (3.70%) Java EE
5 1 (3.70%) LAMP
5 1 (3.70%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Cloud Native
2 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.41%) Data Structures
2 2 (7.41%) Linux Command Line
2 2 (7.41%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.70%) Life Science
3 1 (3.70%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 8 (29.63%) Linux
2 4 (14.81%) Windows
3 1 (3.70%) Android
3 1 (3.70%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.70%) CentOS
3 1 (3.70%) Debian
3 1 (3.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (77.78%) DevOps
2 12 (44.44%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (18.52%) Data Science
4 4 (14.81%) Analytics
4 4 (14.81%) Machine Learning
4 4 (14.81%) Microservices
4 4 (14.81%) SOA
4 4 (14.81%) Web Development
5 3 (11.11%) Fintech
6 2 (7.41%) Agile Project Management
6 2 (7.41%) Data Acquisition
6 2 (7.41%) Data Analytics
6 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Automation
6 2 (7.41%) Kanban
6 2 (7.41%) Open Source
6 2 (7.41%) Open Source Development
6 2 (7.41%) Sprint Planning
6 2 (7.41%) Test Automation
6 2 (7.41%) Use Case
6 2 (7.41%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 11 (40.74%) Python
2 6 (22.22%) Bash Shell
3 4 (14.81%) Go
3 4 (14.81%) Java
3 4 (14.81%) PowerShell
3 4 (14.81%) Shell Script
3 4 (14.81%) SQL
4 2 (7.41%) MATLAB
5 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) CISM
1 2 (7.41%) CISSP
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
1 2 (7.41%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) PMO
2 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 11 (40.74%) Docker
Systems Management
1 10 (37.04%) Ansible
1 10 (37.04%) Kubernetes
2 7 (25.93%) Terraform
3 6 (22.22%) Puppet
4 3 (11.11%) Mesos
5 2 (7.41%) Istio
5 2 (7.41%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (3.70%) Docker Swarm
6 1 (3.70%) Salt
6 1 (3.70%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 17 (62.96%) Google
2 6 (22.22%) Oracle
3 2 (7.41%) Cognos
3 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.41%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (7.41%) SAP
3 2 (7.41%) Tableau
3 2 (7.41%) Teradata
4 1 (3.70%) Red Hat
4 1 (3.70%) SaltStack
4 1 (3.70%) VMware