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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Cloud Spanner skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cloud Spanner over the 6 months to 19 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Cloud Spanner
UK
6 months to
19 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 1030 994 773
Rank change year-on-year -36 -221 +336
Permanent jobs citing Cloud Spanner 184 31 1
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.027% 0.002%
As % of the Database & Business Intelligence category 0.41% 0.095% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 11 21 1
10th Percentile £57,500 £45,000 -
25th Percentile £71,750 £55,000 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £80,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +33.33% +9.09% -26.67%
75th Percentile £82,500 £88,750 £57,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £100,000 -
UK excluding London median annual salary £67,500 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +50.00% -18.18% -

Cloud Spanner is in the Databases and Business Intelligence category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills.

All Database and Business Intelligence Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for database or business intelligence skills 44,672 32,484 16,858
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 27.05% 28.00% 27.96%
Number of salaries quoted 20,611 21,226 13,847
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £32,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% - +7.84%
75th Percentile £80,750 £75,000 £72,500
90th Percentile £96,250 £92,500 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%

Cloud Spanner
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Spanner in the UK

Cloud Spanner
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Cloud Spanner in the UK

Cloud Spanner
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Cloud Spanner over the 6 months to 19 August 2022.

Salary histogram for Cloud Spanner in the UK

Cloud Spanner
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cloud Spanner within the UK over the 6 months to 19 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 -14 170 £80,000 +33.33% 5
London -65 118 £80,000 +4.92% 2
UK excluding London -30 46 £67,500 +50.00% 3
South East - 26 - -
Work from Home -192 13 £80,000 +33.33% 1
East of England - 10 - -
Midlands -42 7 £67,500 +50.00%
West Midlands -64 4 £67,500 +50.00%
North West - 3 - - 3
East Midlands - 3 - -
North of England - 3 - - 3

For the 6 months to 19 August 2022, IT jobs citing Cloud Spanner 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 Spanner.

1 183 (99.46%) GCP
2 182 (98.91%) Google
3 181 (98.37%) BigQuery
4 174 (94.57%) Python
5 172 (93.48%) Kubernetes
6 168 (91.30%) Data Structures
6 168 (91.30%) JavaScript
6 168 (91.30%) SQL
7 167 (90.76%) Agile
8 161 (87.50%) Software Engineering
8 161 (87.50%) Algorithms
9 160 (86.96%) Microservices
10 159 (86.41%) Mentoring
10 159 (86.41%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 157 (85.33%) Coaching
11 157 (85.33%) Apache
11 157 (85.33%) Conversational UI
12 156 (84.78%) Cloud Functions
12 156 (84.78%) Legacy Applications
12 156 (84.78%) Event-Driven
12 156 (84.78%) Apache Beam
12 156 (84.78%) Serverless
12 156 (84.78%) Dialogflow
12 156 (84.78%) Google Kubernetes Engine
12 156 (84.78%) Java
12 156 (84.78%) Google Compute Engine
12 156 (84.78%) Relational Database
12 156 (84.78%) Google App Engine
12 156 (84.78%) Event-Driven Architecture
13 155 (84.24%) Finance

Cloud Spanner
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
1 157 (85.33%) Apache
2 13 (7.07%) nginx
3 3 (1.63%) Apache Airflow
3 3 (1.63%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.54%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 1 (0.54%) Chatbot
Cloud Services
1 183 (99.46%) GCP
2 156 (84.78%) Cloud Functions
2 156 (84.78%) Dialogflow
2 156 (84.78%) Google App Engine
2 156 (84.78%) Google Compute Engine
2 156 (84.78%) Google Kubernetes Engine
2 156 (84.78%) Serverless
3 19 (10.33%) AWS
4 8 (4.35%) Power Platform
5 4 (2.17%) Azure
5 4 (2.17%) Cloud Composer
6 3 (1.63%) Firebase
6 3 (1.63%) GitHub
6 3 (1.63%) Trello
7 2 (1.09%) Cloud Run
7 2 (1.09%) Snowflake
8 1 (0.54%) Azure Cosmos DB
8 1 (0.54%) Azure Data Factory
8 1 (0.54%) Azure Synapse Analytics
8 1 (0.54%) Google Data Studio
Communications & Networking
1 13 (7.07%) Internet
2 4 (2.17%) Broadband
3 2 (1.09%) DNS
3 2 (1.09%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 181 (98.37%) BigQuery
2 156 (84.78%) Relational Database
3 18 (9.78%) Bigtable
4 15 (8.15%) PostgreSQL
5 13 (7.07%) ClickHouse
5 13 (7.07%) Redis
6 8 (4.35%) Looker
6 8 (4.35%) Power BI
6 8 (4.35%) Tableau
7 7 (3.80%) Data Lake
8 4 (2.17%) Big Data
8 4 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (2.17%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.09%) Amazon Redshift
9 2 (1.09%) Couchbase
9 2 (1.09%) MongoDB
10 1 (0.54%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.54%) CockroachDB
10 1 (0.54%) HDInsight
10 1 (0.54%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 3 (1.63%) ERwin
1 3 (1.63%) Git (software)
1 3 (1.63%) webpack
2 2 (1.09%) GitLab
3 1 (0.54%) ER Studio
3 1 (0.54%) JIRA
3 1 (0.54%) PowerDesigner
General
1 159 (86.41%) Inclusion and Diversity
2 155 (84.24%) Finance
2 155 (84.24%) Manufacturing
3 18 (9.78%) Advertising
4 6 (3.26%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (3.26%) Presentation Skills
5 2 (1.09%) Marketing
6 1 (0.54%) Retail
6 1 (0.54%) Social Skills
6 1 (0.54%) Tech for Good
6 1 (0.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 158 (85.87%) Cloud Engineer
2 156 (84.78%) GCP Engineer
3 6 (3.26%) Analyst
3 6 (3.26%) Data Analyst
3 6 (3.26%) Developer
3 6 (3.26%) Senior Developer
4 5 (2.72%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (1.63%) Architect
5 3 (1.63%) Backend Developer
5 3 (1.63%) Data Architect
5 3 (1.63%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (1.63%) QA Engineer
5 3 (1.63%) Senior Backend Developer
5 3 (1.63%) Senior Front-End Developer
6 2 (1.09%) Data Engineer
7 1 (0.54%) GCP Architect
7 1 (0.54%) Lead Architect
7 1 (0.54%) Lead Cloud Engineer
7 1 (0.54%) Lead Data Architect
7 1 (0.54%) Python Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 156 (84.78%) Apache Beam
2 6 (3.26%) RESTful
3 4 (2.17%) Node.js
4 3 (1.63%) AngularJS
4 3 (1.63%) CSS
4 3 (1.63%) HTML
4 3 (1.63%) OAuth
4 3 (1.63%) OpenID
4 3 (1.63%) React
4 3 (1.63%) Svelte
4 3 (1.63%) Vue.js
4 3 (1.63%) WebAssembly
5 2 (1.09%) Kafka
6 1 (0.54%) PySpark
Miscellaneous
1 168 (91.30%) Data Structures
2 161 (87.50%) Algorithms
3 156 (84.78%) Legacy Applications
4 155 (84.24%) Life Science
5 4 (2.17%) Cloud Native
5 4 (2.17%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (2.17%) User Experience
6 2 (1.09%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.09%) Marketing Technology
6 2 (1.09%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.54%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 7 (3.80%) Linux
2 3 (1.63%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 167 (90.76%) Agile
2 161 (87.50%) Software Engineering
3 160 (86.96%) Microservices
4 159 (86.41%) Mentoring
5 157 (85.33%) Coaching
5 157 (85.33%) Conversational UI
6 156 (84.78%) Event-Driven
6 156 (84.78%) Event-Driven Architecture
7 155 (84.24%) Containerisation
7 155 (84.24%) Innovative Thinking
8 21 (11.41%) Machine Learning
9 14 (7.61%) Computer Science
10 13 (7.07%) Edge Computing
10 13 (7.07%) Personalization
11 11 (5.98%) Data Pipeline
11 11 (5.98%) ETL
12 10 (5.43%) Data Science
13 9 (4.89%) Artificial Intelligence
13 9 (4.89%) Data Modelling
14 8 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 174 (94.57%) Python
2 168 (91.30%) JavaScript
2 168 (91.30%) SQL
3 156 (84.78%) Java
4 15 (8.15%) Go
5 4 (2.17%) Bash
6 3 (1.63%) Kotlin
6 3 (1.63%) PHP
7 1 (0.54%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (10.33%) Degree
2 14 (7.61%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (0.54%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.80%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.63%) QA
System Software
1 16 (8.70%) Docker
2 1 (0.54%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 172 (93.48%) Kubernetes
2 7 (3.80%) Grafana
3 3 (1.63%) Terraform
4 2 (1.09%) Ansible
Vendors
1 182 (98.91%) Google
2 2 (1.09%) BT
2 2 (1.09%) Databricks
2 2 (1.09%) Microsoft
2 2 (1.09%) Oracle