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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Cloud Functions skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cloud Functions over the 6 months to 14 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Cloud Functions
UK
6 months to
14 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 700 828 747
Rank change year-on-year +128 -81 +355
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Functions 588 181 22
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.35% 0.16% 0.035%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.78% 0.36% 0.094%
Number of salaries quoted 44 77 14
10th Percentile £57,500 £46,250 £48,750
25th Percentile £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £75,000 £61,250
Median % change year-on-year -6.67% +22.45% -15.52%
75th Percentile £80,813 £87,500 £80,313
90th Percentile £98,875 £88,750 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £65,000 £71,250 £70,000
% change year-on-year -8.77% +1.79% +27.27%

Cloud Functions is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 75,038 50,217 23,438
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.76% 43.42% 37.67%
Number of salaries quoted 38,839 35,817 19,377
10th Percentile £33,748 £32,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +3.33% +4.35% +4.55%
75th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £75,000
90th Percentile £98,750 £95,000 £93,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Cloud Functions
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Cloud Functions as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Functions in the UK

Cloud Functions
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Cloud Functions.

Salary trend for Cloud Functions in the UK

Cloud Functions
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Cloud Functions over the 6 months to 14 August 2022.

Salary histogram for Cloud Functions in the UK

Cloud Functions
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cloud Functions within the UK over the 6 months to 14 August 2022. 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
Jobs
England +117 513 £75,000 - 7
London -23 343 £85,000 +13.33% 4
UK excluding London +60 160 £65,000 -8.77% 3
Work from Home -211 79 £70,000 -6.67% 1
South East - 74 - -
East of England -30 33 £65,000 -
North of England -38 26 £80,000 +6.67% 1
Midlands -31 21 £75,000 +25.00%
North West -42 16 - -
West Midlands -42 12 £75,000 +25.00%
Yorkshire - 10 £80,000 - 1
East Midlands - 8 - -
South West - 4 £87,500 - 2
Wales - 1 £70,000 -
Northern Ireland - 1 £69,500 -

For the 6 months to 14 August 2022, IT jobs citing Cloud Functions 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 with a requirement for Cloud Functions.

1 565 (96.09%) Serverless
2 521 (88.61%) Agile
3 512 (87.07%) Microservices
4 482 (81.97%) Kubernetes
5 469 (79.76%) Google
6 464 (78.91%) Finance
7 447 (76.02%) Coaching
8 445 (75.68%) Manufacturing
8 445 (75.68%) Life Science
8 445 (75.68%) Innovative Thinking
9 444 (75.51%) SQL
10 398 (67.69%) Python
11 392 (66.67%) GCP
12 388 (65.99%) Java
13 386 (65.65%) Data Structures
14 384 (65.31%) Algorithms
15 381 (64.80%) JavaScript
16 364 (61.90%) Mentoring
17 337 (57.31%) AWS
18 333 (56.63%) Test Automation
19 332 (56.46%) Docker
20 321 (54.59%) CI/CD
21 320 (54.42%) Azure
22 318 (54.08%) AWS Lambda
23 303 (51.53%) Git (software)
24 299 (50.85%) High Availability
25 295 (50.17%) Disaster Recovery
25 295 (50.17%) Service Design
26 292 (49.66%) Linux Command Line
27 290 (49.32%) Customer-Centricity

Cloud Functions
Co-occurring IT Skills 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
1 199 (33.84%) Apache Spark
2 156 (26.53%) Apache
3 95 (16.16%) IIS
3 95 (16.16%) JBoss
3 95 (16.16%) Tomcat
4 16 (2.72%) CMS
5 14 (2.38%) Apache Airflow
6 8 (1.36%) Headless CMS
7 4 (0.68%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 7 (1.19%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 2 (0.34%) Cloudability
1 2 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 565 (96.09%) Serverless
2 392 (66.67%) GCP
3 337 (57.31%) AWS
4 320 (54.42%) Azure
5 318 (54.08%) AWS Lambda
6 290 (49.32%) OpenShift
7 182 (30.95%) Google Kubernetes Engine
8 165 (28.06%) Google App Engine
9 159 (27.04%) Google Compute Engine
10 156 (26.53%) Dialogflow
11 104 (17.69%) AWS CloudFormation
12 97 (16.50%) Amazon CloudWatch
13 95 (16.16%) AWS CodePipeline
13 95 (16.16%) Azure Stack
14 20 (3.40%) Cloud Run
15 17 (2.89%) GitHub
16 11 (1.87%) Amazon S3
16 11 (1.87%) Azure Functions
16 11 (1.87%) Fivetran
17 9 (1.53%) Cloudflare Workers
Communications & Networking
1 290 (49.32%) Internet
2 95 (16.16%) Firewall
3 7 (1.19%) HTTP
4 5 (0.85%) SSL
5 4 (0.68%) AMQP
6 1 (0.17%) 5G
6 1 (0.17%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 231 (39.29%) NoSQL
2 223 (37.93%) PostgreSQL
3 208 (35.37%) BigQuery
4 201 (34.18%) SQL Server
5 197 (33.50%) Apache Cassandra
5 197 (33.50%) MySQL
6 195 (33.16%) Flink
6 195 (33.16%) MongoDB
7 175 (29.76%) Relational Database
8 156 (26.53%) Cloud Spanner
9 22 (3.74%) Data Warehouse
10 14 (2.38%) Big Data
11 12 (2.04%) Looker
12 11 (1.87%) Amazon RDS
13 10 (1.70%) Data Lake
14 7 (1.19%) Amazon Redshift
15 6 (1.02%) DynamoDB
15 6 (1.02%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
15 6 (1.02%) Tableau
16 4 (0.68%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 303 (51.53%) Git (software)
2 290 (49.32%) Subversion
3 205 (34.86%) Maven
4 204 (34.69%) JIRA
5 195 (33.16%) Ant
5 195 (33.16%) Gradle
6 109 (18.54%) Jenkins
7 11 (1.87%) GitLab
8 5 (0.85%) Bitbucket
9 4 (0.68%) Selenium
10 2 (0.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 2 (0.34%) Cypress.io
10 2 (0.34%) JMeter
10 2 (0.34%) Postman
10 2 (0.34%) Vagrant
11 1 (0.17%) ER Studio
11 1 (0.17%) JIRA Agile
General
1 464 (78.91%) Finance
2 445 (75.68%) Manufacturing
3 184 (31.29%) Inclusion and Diversity
4 38 (6.46%) Social Skills
5 21 (3.57%) Marketing
6 14 (2.38%) Games
7 7 (1.19%) Financial Institution
7 7 (1.19%) Publishing
7 7 (1.19%) Retail
8 5 (0.85%) Banking
9 4 (0.68%) Advertising
10 3 (0.51%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 197 (33.50%) Java Engineer
2 195 (33.16%) Senior Java Engineer
3 162 (27.55%) GCP Engineer
4 159 (27.04%) Cloud Engineer
5 97 (16.50%) DevOps Engineer
6 96 (16.33%) Senior DevOps
6 96 (16.33%) Senior DevOps Engineer
7 23 (3.91%) Data Engineer
7 23 (3.91%) Developer
8 21 (3.57%) Software Engineer
9 18 (3.06%) Senior Data Engineer
10 16 (2.72%) Senior Developer
11 15 (2.55%) Senior Software Engineer
12 12 (2.04%) Technical Leader
13 11 (1.87%) Backend Developer
13 11 (1.87%) Senior Backend Developer
14 7 (1.19%) Principal Engineer
15 6 (1.02%) PHP Developer
15 6 (1.02%) Senior PHP Developer
16 5 (0.85%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 209 (35.54%) CSS
1 209 (35.54%) HTML
1 209 (35.54%) RESTful
2 195 (33.16%) .NET
2 195 (33.16%) ASP.NET
2 195 (33.16%) JDBC
3 161 (27.38%) Apache Beam
4 95 (16.16%) Elastic Stack
5 72 (12.24%) Node.js
6 27 (4.59%) React
7 26 (4.42%) GraphQL
8 19 (3.23%) AngularJS
9 14 (2.38%) REST
9 14 (2.38%) Spring Boot
10 12 (2.04%) OAuth
11 9 (1.53%) Spring
12 7 (1.19%) HTML5 Canvas
12 7 (1.19%) SAML
12 7 (1.19%) Vue.js
12 7 (1.19%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 445 (75.68%) Life Science
2 386 (65.65%) Data Structures
3 384 (65.31%) Algorithms
4 292 (49.66%) Linux Command Line
5 155 (26.36%) Legacy Applications
6 16 (2.72%) Cloud Native
7 14 (2.38%) Legacy Systems
8 12 (2.04%) Virtual Team
9 9 (1.53%) Educational Technology
10 8 (1.36%) Data Centre
11 6 (1.02%) Photography
11 6 (1.02%) Self-Motivation
12 4 (0.68%) Replication
13 2 (0.34%) Mobile App
13 2 (0.34%) Public Cloud
13 2 (0.34%) Taxonomies
14 1 (0.17%) Podcast
14 1 (0.17%) Social Media
14 1 (0.17%) User Experience
14 1 (0.17%) Video\Live Streaming
Operating Systems
1 197 (33.50%) Unix
2 108 (18.37%) Linux
3 95 (16.16%) Windows
3 95 (16.16%) Windows Server
4 20 (3.40%) Android
5 2 (0.34%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 521 (88.61%) Agile
2 512 (87.07%) Microservices
3 447 (76.02%) Coaching
4 445 (75.68%) Innovative Thinking
5 364 (61.90%) Mentoring
6 333 (56.63%) Test Automation
7 321 (54.59%) CI/CD
8 299 (50.85%) High Availability
9 295 (50.17%) Disaster Recovery
9 295 (50.17%) Service Design
10 290 (49.32%) Customer-Centricity
10 290 (49.32%) Strategic Thinking
11 204 (34.69%) BDD
12 202 (34.35%) OOP
12 202 (34.35%) TDD
13 197 (33.50%) Root Cause Analysis
13 197 (33.50%) User Stories
14 195 (33.16%) MVC
14 195 (33.16%) Story Points
15 178 (30.27%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 444 (75.51%) SQL
2 398 (67.69%) Python
3 388 (65.99%) Java
4 381 (64.80%) JavaScript
5 203 (34.52%) Shell Script
6 201 (34.18%) PHP
7 199 (33.84%) Ruby
8 195 (33.16%) Perl
8 195 (33.16%) PowerShell
9 52 (8.84%) TypeScript
10 2 (0.34%) C#
10 2 (0.34%) Go
10 2 (0.34%) Scala
Qualifications
1 35 (5.95%) Degree
2 5 (0.85%) Security Cleared
3 3 (0.51%) SC Cleared
4 2 (0.34%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.17%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.53%) Accessibility
2 5 (0.85%) QA
3 2 (0.34%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.34%) GDPR
3 2 (0.34%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.34%) SOC 2
System Software
1 332 (56.46%) Docker
2 95 (16.16%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.34%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 482 (81.97%) Kubernetes
2 129 (21.94%) Terraform
3 99 (16.84%) Ansible
4 95 (16.16%) Opscode Chef
4 95 (16.16%) Puppet
5 2 (0.34%) Docker Swarm
Vendors
1 469 (79.76%) Google
2 199 (33.84%) Microsoft
3 95 (16.16%) Splunk
4 27 (4.59%) Instagram
4 27 (4.59%) TikTok
5 18 (3.06%) Apple
5 18 (3.06%) YouTube
6 6 (1.02%) Oracle
7 4 (0.68%) Facebook
7 4 (0.68%) New Relic
7 4 (0.68%) Twitter
8 3 (0.51%) Informatica
9 2 (0.34%) Cloudera
9 2 (0.34%) Hortonworks
9 2 (0.34%) HubSpot
9 2 (0.34%) IBM
9 2 (0.34%) Marketo
9 2 (0.34%) MuleSoft
9 2 (0.34%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.34%) Talend