Period
to 24 July 2021

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Google products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Google over the 6 months to 24 July 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Google.

Google
England > South West
6 months to
24 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 83 135 121
Rank change year-on-year +52 -14 +10
Permanent jobs citing Google 313 98 272
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South West 4.04% 2.10% 2.69%
As % of the Vendors category 9.81% 5.50% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 163 84 225
10th Percentile £31,050 £32,500 £30,332
25th Percentile £35,000 £41,000 £35,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £52,500 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year -19.05% +10.53% +18.75%
75th Percentile £61,875 £75,000 £65,000
90th Percentile £73,500 £90,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year -3.85% +8.33% +20.00%

Google is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the South West.

All Vendors
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 3,190 1,783 4,076
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 41.20% 38.21% 40.38%
Number of salaries quoted 2,207 1,407 3,384
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,500 £25,750
25th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £32,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £45,000 £43,625
Median % change year-on-year - +3.15% +2.65%
75th Percentile £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
90th Percentile £70,250 £73,750 £66,250
England median annual salary £54,000 £53,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.89% +6.00% -

Google
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Google in the South West

Google
Salary Trend in the South West

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Google in the South West.

Salary trend for Google in the South West

Google
Salary Histogram in the South West

Salary distribution for jobs citing Google in the South West over the 6 months to 24 July 2021.

Salary histogram for Google in the South West

Google
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 within the South West region over the 6 months to 24 July 2021. 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 +27 155 £46,250 -7.50% 20
Dorset +7 50 £42,500 +13.33% 7
Gloucestershire -4 48 £55,000 -38.89% 7
Somerset +5 29 £37,500 -14.77% 6
Wiltshire -10 12 £44,750 -29.53% 10
Devon +2 10 £42,500 +80.85% 2
Cornwall - 3 £22,500 - 1
Google
England

For the 6 months to 24 July 2021, IT jobs citing Google 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.

1 222 (70.93%) GCP
2 205 (65.50%) AWS
3 175 (55.91%) Azure
4 107 (34.19%) Web Services
5 92 (29.39%) Python
6 78 (24.92%) Agile Software Development
6 78 (24.92%) Microservices
7 75 (23.96%) Microsoft
8 74 (23.64%) C#
9 72 (23.00%) DevOps
10 67 (21.41%) Docker
10 67 (21.41%) E-Commerce
11 66 (21.09%) Software Engineering
12 65 (20.77%) SQL
13 63 (20.13%) Linux
14 61 (19.49%) JavaScript
15 59 (18.85%) Ansible
16 57 (18.21%) Git (software)
17 56 (17.89%) MySQL
18 54 (17.25%) Puppet
19 53 (16.93%) Analytics
20 52 (16.61%) .NET Core
21 51 (16.29%) Windows
22 49 (15.65%) .NET
23 48 (15.34%) Machine Learning
24 47 (15.02%) Data Science
25 46 (14.70%) Infrastructure as Code
26 45 (14.38%) Terraform
26 45 (14.38%) Business Intelligence
26 45 (14.38%) JIRA

Google
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 32 (10.22%) Confluence
2 14 (4.47%) Elasticsearch
3 13 (4.15%) Apache
4 11 (3.51%) Apache Spark
4 11 (3.51%) WordPress
5 9 (2.88%) CMS
6 5 (1.60%) Apache Solr
7 4 (1.28%) Drupal
7 4 (1.28%) nginx
8 3 (0.96%) Apache Airflow
8 3 (0.96%) IIS
9 1 (0.32%) ArcGIS
9 1 (0.32%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.32%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (0.32%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.32%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (4.47%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.60%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.32%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.32%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.32%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.32%) InDesign
3 1 (0.32%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.32%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (2.88%) Shopify
2 4 (1.28%) Magento
3 2 (0.64%) FastStats
3 2 (0.64%) FastStats PeopleStage
4 1 (0.32%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 222 (70.93%) GCP
2 205 (65.50%) AWS
3 175 (55.91%) Azure
4 38 (12.14%) Google Analytics
5 37 (11.82%) Serverless
6 31 (9.90%) Power Platform
7 19 (6.07%) AWS CloudFormation
7 19 (6.07%) Google Workspace
8 18 (5.75%) SaaS
9 14 (4.47%) Microsoft 365
10 11 (3.51%) Firebase
11 10 (3.19%) Snowflake
12 8 (2.56%) Google Data Studio
13 7 (2.24%) AWS Step Functions
13 7 (2.24%) Facebook Ads
13 7 (2.24%) Matillion
13 7 (2.24%) Twilio
14 6 (1.92%) Rackspace Cloud
15 5 (1.60%) Adobe Analytics
15 5 (1.60%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 34 (10.86%) VPN
2 31 (9.90%) VLAN
3 30 (9.58%) IPv4
3 30 (9.58%) OSPF
4 26 (8.31%) Firewall
5 12 (3.83%) HTTP
6 11 (3.51%) Internet
7 8 (2.56%) DNS
8 7 (2.24%) Intranet
9 5 (1.60%) SMTP
9 5 (1.60%) SSL
9 5 (1.60%) Wireless
10 4 (1.28%) LAN
10 4 (1.28%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (0.96%) Remote Desktop
11 3 (0.96%) WLAN
12 2 (0.64%) AMQP
12 2 (0.64%) SAN
13 1 (0.32%) BGP
13 1 (0.32%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 56 (17.89%) MySQL
2 40 (12.78%) SQL Server
3 30 (9.58%) PostgreSQL
3 30 (9.58%) Power BI
4 28 (8.95%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 26 (8.31%) BigQuery
6 25 (7.99%) Big Data
6 25 (7.99%) Tableau
7 21 (6.71%) NoSQL
8 17 (5.43%) Data Warehouse
9 14 (4.47%) Hadoop
9 14 (4.47%) Looker
10 12 (3.83%) Redis
10 12 (3.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 11 (3.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 9 (2.88%) MongoDB
13 8 (2.56%) Apache Hive
13 8 (2.56%) CouchDB
14 6 (1.92%) Data Lake
14 6 (1.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 57 (18.21%) Git (software)
2 45 (14.38%) JIRA
3 35 (11.18%) Jenkins
4 17 (5.43%) GitLab
5 14 (4.47%) Subversion
6 9 (2.88%) Selenium
7 8 (2.56%) PHPUnit
8 7 (2.24%) Bitbucket
8 7 (2.24%) SpecFlow
8 7 (2.24%) WebDriver
9 5 (1.60%) Team Foundation Server
10 4 (1.28%) PhpStorm
10 4 (1.28%) Visual Studio
11 2 (0.64%) CircleCI
11 2 (0.64%) Mocha
11 2 (0.64%) Postman
11 2 (0.64%) ProC
12 1 (0.32%) Babel
12 1 (0.32%) SonarQube
12 1 (0.32%) webpack
General
1 42 (13.42%) Social Skills
2 41 (13.10%) Retail
3 36 (11.50%) Marketing
4 33 (10.54%) Finance
5 25 (7.99%) Analytical Skills
6 19 (6.07%) Games
7 17 (5.43%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 17 (5.43%) Wearables
8 11 (3.51%) Banking
9 10 (3.19%) Retail Banking
10 9 (2.88%) Advertising
11 7 (2.24%) Organisational Skills
12 5 (1.60%) Legal
13 4 (1.28%) Public Sector
14 3 (0.96%) Influencing Skills
15 2 (0.64%) Publishing
16 1 (0.32%) Electronics
16 1 (0.32%) French Language
16 1 (0.32%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 72 (23.00%) Developer
2 32 (10.22%) Software Engineer
3 24 (7.67%) PHP Developer
4 23 (7.35%) DevOps Engineer
5 22 (7.03%) Cloud Engineer
6 21 (6.71%) Architect
6 21 (6.71%) Data Engineer
7 20 (6.39%) Analyst
8 19 (6.07%) Senior DevOps
8 19 (6.07%) Senior DevOps Engineer
9 17 (5.43%) Cloud Architect
10 15 (4.79%) Cloud Solutions Architect
10 15 (4.79%) Lead Cloud Engineer
10 15 (4.79%) Principal Architect
10 15 (4.79%) Principal Solutions Architect
10 15 (4.79%) Solutions Architect
10 15 (4.79%) Technology Manager
11 13 (4.15%) React Developer
11 13 (4.15%) Senior Software Engineer
12 12 (3.83%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 107 (34.19%) Web Services
2 52 (16.61%) .NET Core
3 49 (15.65%) .NET
4 35 (11.18%) HTML
5 34 (10.86%) React
6 33 (10.54%) CSS
7 24 (7.67%) Laravel
8 19 (6.07%) .NET Framework
8 19 (6.07%) AngularJS
9 15 (4.79%) REST
10 14 (4.47%) Node.js
11 13 (4.15%) Kafka
11 13 (4.15%) Symfony
12 10 (3.19%) RESTful
13 8 (2.56%) Apache Beam
14 7 (2.24%) COM
15 6 (1.92%) Vue.js
16 5 (1.60%) CSS3
16 5 (1.60%) Google Maps API
16 5 (1.60%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 29 (9.27%) Hybrid Cloud
2 19 (6.07%) User Experience
3 17 (5.43%) Smartphone
4 13 (4.15%) Greenfield Project
5 11 (3.51%) Virtual Team
6 9 (2.88%) Social Media
7 8 (2.56%) Mobile App
7 8 (2.56%) Public Cloud
7 8 (2.56%) Self-Motivation
8 7 (2.24%) Driving Licence
9 4 (1.28%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.28%) Marketing Technology
10 3 (0.96%) Cloud Native
10 3 (0.96%) Cyber Defence
10 3 (0.96%) Video on Demand
10 3 (0.96%) Video\Live Streaming
11 2 (0.64%) Acoustics
11 2 (0.64%) Biotechnology
11 2 (0.64%) Data Structures
12 1 (0.32%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 63 (20.13%) Linux
2 51 (16.29%) Windows
3 38 (12.14%) Windows Server
4 36 (11.50%) Windows Server 2016
5 31 (9.90%) CentOS
6 28 (8.95%) Ubuntu
7 8 (2.56%) Android
7 8 (2.56%) Apple iOS
8 7 (2.24%) Mac OS
9 4 (1.28%) Unix
10 3 (0.96%) Windows Server 2019
11 2 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.32%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.32%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.32%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (24.92%) Agile Software Development
1 78 (24.92%) Microservices
2 72 (23.00%) DevOps
3 67 (21.41%) E-Commerce
4 66 (21.09%) Software Engineering
5 53 (16.93%) Analytics
6 48 (15.34%) Machine Learning
7 47 (15.02%) Data Science
8 46 (14.70%) Infrastructure as Code
9 45 (14.38%) Business Intelligence
10 39 (12.46%) Event-Driven
10 39 (12.46%) Event-Driven Architecture
10 39 (12.46%) ITIL
11 38 (12.14%) Scrum
12 37 (11.82%) Continuous Delivery
13 35 (11.18%) Configuration Management
13 35 (11.18%) TDD
14 32 (10.22%) ETL
15 31 (9.90%) SDLC
16 30 (9.58%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 92 (29.39%) Python
2 74 (23.64%) C#
3 65 (20.77%) SQL
4 61 (19.49%) JavaScript
5 38 (12.14%) PHP
6 36 (11.50%) PowerShell
7 33 (10.54%) Bash Shell
8 26 (8.31%) Java
9 17 (5.43%) MATLAB
10 10 (3.19%) Ruby
10 10 (3.19%) Scala
11 9 (2.88%) Perl
12 7 (2.24%) T-SQL
12 7 (2.24%) TypeScript
13 6 (1.92%) Go
14 5 (1.60%) R
15 4 (1.28%) HiveQL
16 2 (0.64%) Java 8
16 2 (0.64%) Kotlin
16 2 (0.64%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (10.22%) Degree
2 15 (4.79%) AWS Certification
3 9 (2.88%) Security Cleared
4 4 (1.28%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.96%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.32%) CCNP
6 1 (0.32%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.32%) CISM
6 1 (0.32%) CISSP
6 1 (0.32%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (0.32%) GIAC
6 1 (0.32%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.32%) Master's Degree
6 1 (0.32%) MCSA
6 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.32%) PhD
6 1 (0.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (5.75%) QA
2 7 (2.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.96%) Data Quality
4 2 (0.64%) GDPR
4 2 (0.64%) SLA
5 1 (0.32%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (0.32%) NIST
System Software
1 67 (21.41%) Docker
2 33 (10.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (5.11%) VMware ESXi
4 10 (3.19%) Active Directory
5 8 (2.56%) Apache Flume
6 6 (1.92%) Hyper-V
7 2 (0.64%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 59 (18.85%) Ansible
2 54 (17.25%) Puppet
3 45 (14.38%) Terraform
4 25 (7.99%) Kubernetes
5 19 (6.07%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (0.96%) Jamf Pro
6 3 (0.96%) SCCM
7 2 (0.64%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.32%) Grafana
8 1 (0.32%) Kibana
8 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Intune
8 1 (0.32%) Prometheus
8 1 (0.32%) SCOM
Vendors
1 75 (23.96%) Microsoft
2 35 (11.18%) VMware
3 19 (6.07%) Apple
4 17 (5.43%) Salesforce.com
5 14 (4.47%) Facebook
6 8 (2.56%) Oracle
7 6 (1.92%) Adobe
7 6 (1.92%) Rackspace
7 6 (1.92%) SAP
7 6 (1.92%) Teradata
8 4 (1.28%) Atlassian
8 4 (1.28%) IBM
8 4 (1.28%) Informatica
8 4 (1.28%) PayPal
8 4 (1.28%) Talend
9 2 (0.64%) Alterian
9 2 (0.64%) Alteryx
9 2 (0.64%) Citrix
9 2 (0.64%) Elastic Path
9 2 (0.64%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud