Period
to 20 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales 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 20 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Cloud Platform (GCP)
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 90 110 133
Rank change year-on-year +20 +23 -
Permanent jobs citing Google Cloud Platform 21 3 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 1.37% 0.22% 0.10%
As % of the Cloud Services category 6.05% 1.15% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 18 0 2
South Wales median annual salary £60,000 - £43,750
10th Percentile £46,125 - £37,875
90th Percentile £71,250 - £51,625
Wales median annual salary £60,000 - £43,750

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 South Wales with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
South Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 347 262 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 22.64% 19.48% 9.92%
Number of salaries quoted 309 238 157
South Wales median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £26,250 £21,000 £23,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £53,250 £70,000
Wales median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +14.29%

Google Cloud Platform
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Google Cloud Platform in South Wales

Google Cloud Platform
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for Google Cloud Platform in South Wales

Google Cloud Platform
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Google Cloud Platform in South Wales over the 6 months to 20 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Google Cloud Platform in South Wales

Google Cloud Platform
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 Google Cloud Platform within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 20 January 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 +1 17 £60,000 -
Bridgend - 3 £62,500 - 2
Newport - 1 £45,000 -
Google Cloud Platform
Wales

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, 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 Wales region with a requirement for Google Cloud Platform.

1 21 (100.00%) Google
2 20 (95.24%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (85.71%) Docker
4 15 (71.43%) Web Services
5 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (61.90%) Microsoft Azure
5 13 (61.90%) Cloud Native
6 11 (52.38%) DevOps
6 11 (52.38%) Python
7 10 (47.62%) Linux
7 10 (47.62%) Ansible
7 10 (47.62%) Puppet
8 9 (42.86%) Splunk
8 9 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
8 9 (42.86%) VMware
8 9 (42.86%) Ubuntu
8 9 (42.86%) CentOS
8 9 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
9 8 (38.10%) Spring
9 8 (38.10%) Java
9 8 (38.10%) Spring Boot
10 7 (33.33%) Swagger
10 7 (33.33%) Java 8
10 7 (33.33%) Site Reliability Engineering
10 7 (33.33%) RxJava
10 7 (33.33%) Functional Programming
10 7 (33.33%) NoSQL
10 7 (33.33%) Finance
11 6 (28.57%) Firewall

Google Cloud Platform
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:

Cloud Services
1 20 (95.24%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (61.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (28.57%) Stackdriver
4 3 (14.29%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 3 (14.29%) AWS CloudFormation
4 3 (14.29%) Datadog
5 1 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (4.76%) GitHub
5 1 (4.76%) Slack
5 1 (4.76%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 6 (28.57%) Firewall
1 6 (28.57%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (33.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.76%) Redis
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (28.57%) CF BOSH
2 4 (19.05%) Jenkins
3 3 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (14.29%) Travis CI
3 3 (14.29%) Vagrant
4 1 (4.76%) CircleCI
4 1 (4.76%) GitLab
4 1 (4.76%) Liquibase
4 1 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Automotive
2 2 (9.52%) Games
2 2 (9.52%) Law
2 2 (9.52%) Retail
3 1 (4.76%) Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) DevOps Engineer
2 6 (28.57%) Cloud Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Architect
3 4 (19.05%) Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Java Architect
3 4 (19.05%) Java Technical Architect
3 4 (19.05%) Lead Architect
3 4 (19.05%) Technical Architect
3 4 (19.05%) Technical Leader
4 3 (14.29%) Cloud Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Java Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Lead DevOps
4 3 (14.29%) Lead DevOps Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) Site Reliability Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Automation Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Cloud Automation Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Analyst Programmer
6 1 (4.76%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (71.43%) Web Services
2 8 (38.10%) Spring
2 8 (38.10%) Spring Boot
3 7 (33.33%) RxJava
3 7 (33.33%) Swagger
4 6 (28.57%) REST
5 3 (14.29%) Elastic Stack
6 2 (9.52%) .NET
6 2 (9.52%) .NET Core
7 1 (4.76%) Django
7 1 (4.76%) Hibernate
7 1 (4.76%) HTML
7 1 (4.76%) J2EE
7 1 (4.76%) JSP
7 1 (4.76%) React
7 1 (4.76%) React Native
7 1 (4.76%) SOAP
7 1 (4.76%) Struts
7 1 (4.76%) Thymeleaf
7 1 (4.76%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (61.90%) Cloud Native
2 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.52%) Algorithms
4 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (47.62%) Linux
2 9 (42.86%) CentOS
2 9 (42.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 9 (42.86%) Ubuntu
3 3 (14.29%) DC/OS
3 3 (14.29%) Windows
3 3 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (4.76%) Android
4 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (52.38%) DevOps
3 7 (33.33%) Functional Programming
3 7 (33.33%) Site Reliability Engineering
4 5 (23.81%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (23.81%) Software Engineering
5 4 (19.05%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (19.05%) SDLC
6 3 (14.29%) Configuration Management
6 3 (14.29%) Scrum
6 3 (14.29%) Server Monitoring
7 2 (9.52%) Artificial Intelligence
7 2 (9.52%) Front End Development
7 2 (9.52%) Machine Learning
7 2 (9.52%) Open Source
7 2 (9.52%) Unit Testing
8 1 (4.76%) Android Development
8 1 (4.76%) Customer Requirements
8 1 (4.76%) Feasibility Study
8 1 (4.76%) iOS Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (52.38%) Python
2 8 (38.10%) Java
3 7 (33.33%) Java 8
4 6 (28.57%) Bash Shell
4 6 (28.57%) Groovy
5 2 (9.52%) C#
6 1 (4.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) QA
System Software
1 18 (85.71%) Docker
2 9 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (14.29%) Hyper-V
3 3 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
3 3 (14.29%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 10 (47.62%) Ansible
1 10 (47.62%) Puppet
2 9 (42.86%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (19.05%) Kubernetes
4 3 (14.29%) Docker Swarm
4 3 (14.29%) Packer
4 3 (14.29%) Terraform
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Google
2 9 (42.86%) Splunk
2 9 (42.86%) VMware
3 6 (28.57%) Red Hat
4 3 (14.29%) New Relic
5 2 (9.52%) Sitecore
6 1 (4.76%) Guidewire
6 1 (4.76%) IBM
6 1 (4.76%) Oracle