Period
to 20 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Cloud Platform (GCP)
England > South West
6 months to
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 254 288 328
Rank change year-on-year +34 +40 -22
Permanent jobs citing Google Cloud Platform 84 51 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.78% 0.49% 0.23%
As % of the Cloud Services category 4.03% 3.10% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 75 38 27
South West median annual salary £42,500 £62,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -32.00% -3.85% +13.04%
10th Percentile £29,500 £36,000 £35,000
90th Percentile £77,500 £66,250 £98,750
England median annual salary £62,500 £63,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -0.79% +14.55% +22.22%

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 West with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 2,083 1,646 1,116
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 19.27% 15.75% 10.02%
Number of salaries quoted 1,787 1,383 946
South West median annual salary £45,000 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.45% +8.75% -5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,550 £23,000
90th Percentile £67,500 £71,050 £66,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +5.26%

Google Cloud Platform
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Google Cloud Platform in the South West

Google Cloud Platform
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Google Cloud Platform in the South West

Google Cloud Platform
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Google Cloud Platform in the South West over the 6 months to 20 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Google Cloud Platform in the South West

Google Cloud Platform
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 20 July 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
Bristol 0 34 £50,000 -20.00% 19
Dorset -6 27 £32,500 +41.30% 1
Devon - 14 £41,000 - 2
Wiltshire -8 7 £55,000 -4.35% 5
Somerset +25 1 £50,000 +42.86%
Google Cloud Platform
England

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 West region with a requirement for Google Cloud Platform.

1 81 (96.43%) Google
2 71 (84.52%) Amazon AWS
3 56 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 46 (54.76%) Agile Software Development
5 38 (45.24%) Docker
6 36 (42.86%) DevOps
7 33 (39.29%) Scrum
8 28 (33.33%) Linux
9 26 (30.95%) SQL
9 26 (30.95%) Opscode Chef
10 25 (29.76%) Ansible
10 25 (29.76%) Kanban
11 24 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
12 23 (27.38%) ASP.NET Web API
12 23 (27.38%) .NET
12 23 (27.38%) C#
12 23 (27.38%) Java
12 23 (27.38%) Python
13 22 (26.19%) Git (software)
13 22 (26.19%) Puppet
14 21 (25.00%) AngularJS
14 21 (25.00%) MySQL
14 21 (25.00%) Software Engineering
15 18 (21.43%) JavaScript
16 17 (20.24%) Kubernetes
17 16 (19.05%) SMS
18 15 (17.86%) MVC
18 15 (17.86%) Jenkins
19 14 (16.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
19 14 (16.67%) Test Automation

Google Cloud Platform
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 (11.90%) Elasticsearch
2 7 (8.33%) OpenStack
3 6 (7.14%) Apache
4 4 (4.76%) Apache Spark
5 3 (3.57%) WordPress
6 2 (2.38%) Confluence
6 2 (2.38%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.19%) Apache Pig
7 1 (1.19%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (2.38%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (2.38%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (1.19%) Magento
1 1 (1.19%) OpenCart
Cloud Services
1 71 (84.52%) Amazon AWS
2 56 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (15.48%) SaaS
4 12 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (11.90%) PaaS
6 9 (10.71%) Amazon EC2
6 9 (10.71%) Amazon Kinesis
6 9 (10.71%) Amazon S3
7 8 (9.52%) IaaS
8 1 (1.19%) AWS CloudFormation
8 1 (1.19%) G Suite
8 1 (1.19%) GitHub
8 1 (1.19%) Office 365
8 1 (1.19%) Serverless
8 1 (1.19%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 16 (19.05%) SMS
2 3 (3.57%) Firewall
2 3 (3.57%) Internet
2 3 (3.57%) VPN
3 1 (1.19%) DNS
3 1 (1.19%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (25.00%) MySQL
2 14 (16.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 14 (16.67%) SQL Server
3 13 (15.48%) PostgreSQL
4 12 (14.29%) Hadoop
4 12 (14.29%) MongoDB
4 12 (14.29%) OLAP
4 12 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 12 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (13.10%) Big Data
5 11 (13.10%) NoSQL
6 10 (11.90%) Redis
7 9 (10.71%) Amazon Redshift
8 5 (5.95%) MariaDB
8 5 (5.95%) Relational Database
9 4 (4.76%) Neo4j
10 3 (3.57%) Apache Cassandra
11 1 (1.19%) Apache Hive
11 1 (1.19%) HBase
11 1 (1.19%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 22 (26.19%) Git (software)
2 15 (17.86%) Jenkins
3 9 (10.71%) Octopus Deploy
3 9 (10.71%) TeamCity
4 7 (8.33%) gulp
5 5 (5.95%) Grunt
5 5 (5.95%) JIRA
5 5 (5.95%) webpack
6 3 (3.57%) Cucumber
6 3 (3.57%) GitLab
6 3 (3.57%) JUnit
6 3 (3.57%) Maven
7 2 (2.38%) git-flow
7 2 (2.38%) PhpStorm
7 2 (2.38%) Visual Studio
8 1 (1.19%) CircleCI
8 1 (1.19%) Gatling
8 1 (1.19%) GoCD
8 1 (1.19%) Subversion
8 1 (1.19%) Vagrant
General
1 4 (4.76%) Finance
2 2 (2.38%) Aerospace
2 2 (2.38%) Automotive
2 2 (2.38%) Banking
2 2 (2.38%) Legal
2 2 (2.38%) Marketing
2 2 (2.38%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.19%) Games
3 1 (1.19%) Retail
Job Titles
1 31 (36.90%) Developer
2 18 (21.43%) DevOps Engineer
2 18 (21.43%) Software Developer
3 14 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 13 (15.48%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 13 (15.48%) C# .NET Developer
4 13 (15.48%) C# Developer
5 12 (14.29%) .NET Software Developer
5 12 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
5 12 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 12 (14.29%) C# Software Developer
6 7 (8.33%) Administrator
6 7 (8.33%) Architect
6 7 (8.33%) Cloud Architect
6 7 (8.33%) Junior
6 7 (8.33%) Kubernetes Engineer
6 7 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
7 6 (7.14%) Angular Developer
7 6 (7.14%) AWS Software Engineer
7 6 (7.14%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (27.38%) .NET
1 23 (27.38%) ASP.NET Web API
2 21 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 14 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 13 (15.48%) .NET Framework
4 13 (15.48%) Entity Framework
5 12 (14.29%) Angular 2
5 12 (14.29%) ASP.NET Core
5 12 (14.29%) Kafka
6 11 (13.10%) REST
7 10 (11.90%) React
8 9 (10.71%) .NET Core
8 9 (10.71%) Akka.NET
8 9 (10.71%) RESTful
9 7 (8.33%) Laravel
9 7 (8.33%) Middleware
10 6 (7.14%) Backbone.js
10 6 (7.14%) Symfony
11 5 (5.95%) Ember.js
11 5 (5.95%) Express
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.76%) Data Centre
1 4 (4.76%) Management Information System
1 4 (4.76%) Private Cloud
2 2 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.38%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.38%) Digital Media
2 2 (2.38%) Fintech
2 2 (2.38%) Graphic Design
2 2 (2.38%) Social Media
3 1 (1.19%) Algorithms
3 1 (1.19%) Analytical Mindset
3 1 (1.19%) Blog
3 1 (1.19%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (1.19%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 28 (33.33%) Linux
2 6 (7.14%) CentOS
2 6 (7.14%) Fedora
3 5 (5.95%) Windows
4 3 (3.57%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.19%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (54.76%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (42.86%) DevOps
3 33 (39.29%) Scrum
4 25 (29.76%) Kanban
5 24 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
6 21 (25.00%) Software Engineering
7 15 (17.86%) MVC
8 14 (16.67%) OO
8 14 (16.67%) Test Automation
9 12 (14.29%) Configuration Management
9 12 (14.29%) Migration
9 12 (14.29%) OOP
9 12 (14.29%) Use Case
10 9 (10.71%) Continuous Deployment
11 7 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
11 7 (8.33%) Open Source
12 6 (7.14%) E-Commerce
12 6 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
13 5 (5.95%) Microservices
13 5 (5.95%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 26 (30.95%) SQL
2 23 (27.38%) C#
2 23 (27.38%) Java
2 23 (27.38%) Python
3 18 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 12 (14.29%) TypeScript
5 10 (11.90%) PHP
6 9 (10.71%) Bash Shell
7 5 (5.95%) C++
7 5 (5.95%) Go
7 5 (5.95%) Objective-C
7 5 (5.95%) Ruby
8 2 (2.38%) Java 8
8 2 (2.38%) Scala
9 1 (1.19%) Clojure
9 1 (1.19%) Lisp
9 1 (1.19%) Perl
9 1 (1.19%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.19%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 10 (11.90%) Degree
2 1 (1.19%) Master's Degree
2 1 (1.19%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.52%) GCP
2 3 (3.57%) QA
3 2 (2.38%) Cyber Essentials
3 2 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 38 (45.24%) Docker
2 7 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.38%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.19%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.19%) vSphere
4 1 (1.19%) XenApp
4 1 (1.19%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 26 (30.95%) Opscode Chef
2 25 (29.76%) Ansible
3 22 (26.19%) Puppet
4 17 (20.24%) Kubernetes
5 14 (16.67%) Terraform
6 12 (14.29%) Nagios
6 12 (14.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 7 (8.33%) Kibana
8 3 (3.57%) Docker Swarm
8 3 (3.57%) Mesos
8 3 (3.57%) ZABBIX
9 1 (1.19%) Grafana
9 1 (1.19%) Hadoop YARN
9 1 (1.19%) Rancher
Vendors
1 81 (96.43%) Google
2 14 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 8 (9.52%) VMware
4 6 (7.14%) Red Hat
5 3 (3.57%) Atlassian
5 3 (3.57%) Oracle
5 3 (3.57%) Remedy
6 2 (2.38%) Cloudera
6 2 (2.38%) Hortonworks
6 2 (2.38%) New Relic
6 2 (2.38%) WooCommerce
7 1 (1.19%) Capita
7 1 (1.19%) Citrix
7 1 (1.19%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.19%) Splunk
7 1 (1.19%) Veeam
7 1 (1.19%) Vertica