Period
to 18 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for GCP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited GCP over the 6 months to 18 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Good Clinical Practice (GCP)
UK
6 months to
18 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 945 1144 1290
Rank change year-on-year +199 +146 +12
Permanent jobs citing GCP 218 73 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.038% 0.011%
As % of the Quality Assurance & Compliance category 1.00% 0.29% 0.090%
Number of salaries quoted 173 72 8
UK median annual salary £65,000 £50,000 £56,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +30.00% -10.71% +5.16%
10th Percentile £42,500 £41,250 £36,150
90th Percentile £97,000 £72,125 £62,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £51,250 £70,000 -
% change year-on-year -26.79% - -

GCP is in the Quality Assurance and Compliance category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills.

All Quality Assurance and Compliance Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for quality assurance or compliance skills 21845 25080 27818
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.51% 13.08% 12.77%
Number of salaries quoted 16220 19832 21995
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

GCP
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing GCP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for GCP in the UK

GCP
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GCP.

Salary trend for GCP in the UK

GCP
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing GCP over the 6 months to 18 October 2017.

Salary histogram for GCP in the UK

GCP
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GCP within the UK over the 6 months to 18 October 2017. 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
England +214 211 £65,000 +30.00% 38
London +59 122 £75,000 +50.00% 27
UK excluding London +153 93 £51,250 -26.79% 10
North of England - 40 £50,000 -
South East +90 31 £60,000 -14.29% 2
North West - 28 £52,500 -
South West - 12 £65,000 -
North East - 11 £50,000 -
East of England +22 4 £42,500 -51.43% 5
Northern Ireland - 4 £37,500 -
West Midlands - 2 £53,750 - 1
Midlands - 2 £53,750 - 3
Yorkshire - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 18 October 2017, IT jobs citing GCP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for GCP.

1 214 (98.17%) Google Cloud Platform
2 175 (80.28%) Amazon AWS
3 100 (45.87%) Python
4 95 (43.58%) Docker
5 93 (42.66%) DevOps
6 86 (39.45%) Microsoft Azure
7 79 (36.24%) Puppet
8 77 (35.32%) Kubernetes
8 77 (35.32%) Linux
9 73 (33.49%) Agile Software Development
10 70 (32.11%) Jenkins
11 64 (29.36%) Opscode Chef
11 64 (29.36%) Google
12 61 (27.98%) Java
13 56 (25.69%) Continuous Integration
14 52 (23.85%) Ansible
15 48 (22.02%) Business Intelligence
16 44 (20.18%) Big Data
17 43 (19.72%) NoSQL
17 43 (19.72%) MySQL
17 43 (19.72%) Ruby
18 42 (19.27%) Configuration Management
19 41 (18.81%) SQL
19 41 (18.81%) Software Engineering
20 36 (16.51%) Finance
21 34 (15.60%) Microservices
22 33 (15.14%) Elasticsearch
22 33 (15.14%) JavaScript
23 32 (14.68%) GitHub
24 31 (14.22%) Bash Shell

GCP
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 33 (15.14%) Elasticsearch
2 20 (9.17%) Apache
3 17 (7.80%) OpenStack
4 16 (7.34%) IIS
5 14 (6.42%) Apache Solr
6 12 (5.50%) Cloud Foundry
6 12 (5.50%) CloudStack
6 12 (5.50%) nginx
7 6 (2.75%) Apache Spark
7 6 (2.75%) SAS
8 5 (2.29%) CMS
9 3 (1.38%) Confluence
9 3 (1.38%) EPiServer
9 3 (1.38%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (0.92%) Apache Pig
11 1 (0.46%) Ethereum
11 1 (0.46%) Hyperledger
11 1 (0.46%) Joomla!
11 1 (0.46%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.46%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (1.83%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (1.83%) Microsoft Project
1 4 (1.83%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 214 (98.17%) Google Cloud Platform
2 175 (80.28%) Amazon AWS
3 86 (39.45%) Microsoft Azure
4 32 (14.68%) GitHub
5 15 (6.88%) PaaS
6 14 (6.42%) IaaS
7 13 (5.96%) AWS CloudFormation
7 13 (5.96%) Cloud Computing
8 12 (5.50%) Google App Engine
8 12 (5.50%) SaaS
9 6 (2.75%) IBM Cloud
10 3 (1.38%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 3 (1.38%) Amazon EMR
11 2 (0.92%) Bluemix
11 2 (0.92%) Trello
12 1 (0.46%) CloudBees
12 1 (0.46%) Cortana Intelligence Suite
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.96%) TCP/IP
2 10 (4.59%) Firewall
3 8 (3.67%) VLAN
4 6 (2.75%) Internet
5 4 (1.83%) DNS
6 2 (0.92%) Network Security
7 1 (0.46%) BGP
7 1 (0.46%) HTTP
7 1 (0.46%) MPLS
7 1 (0.46%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (20.18%) Big Data
2 43 (19.72%) MySQL
2 43 (19.72%) NoSQL
3 25 (11.47%) Hadoop
4 22 (10.09%) Data Warehouse
5 18 (8.26%) Apache Cassandra
5 18 (8.26%) MongoDB
6 16 (7.34%) PostgreSQL
6 16 (7.34%) Redis
7 14 (6.42%) MariaDB
7 14 (6.42%) Relational Database
8 11 (5.05%) BigQuery
9 9 (4.13%) Bigtable
10 6 (2.75%) SQL Server
11 4 (1.83%) Apache Hive
11 4 (1.83%) Flink
11 4 (1.83%) InfluxDB
12 3 (1.38%) IBM BigInsights
12 3 (1.38%) Presto
12 3 (1.38%) Qlik Sense
Development Applications
1 70 (32.11%) Jenkins
2 21 (9.63%) Git (software)
3 17 (7.80%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 16 (7.34%) Vagrant
5 15 (6.88%) Talend Open Studio
6 12 (5.50%) Codeception
6 12 (5.50%) GitLab
6 12 (5.50%) PHPUnit
7 11 (5.05%) Artifactory
7 11 (5.05%) Maven
7 11 (5.05%) Subversion
8 5 (2.29%) TeamCity
9 3 (1.38%) git-flow
9 3 (1.38%) JIRA
9 3 (1.38%) Octopus Deploy
9 3 (1.38%) Psake
9 3 (1.38%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (1.38%) Visual Studio Team System
10 2 (0.92%) Selenium
10 2 (0.92%) Xcode
General
1 36 (16.51%) Finance
2 23 (10.55%) Marketing
3 17 (7.80%) Electronics
3 17 (7.80%) Manufacturing
3 17 (7.80%) Telecoms
4 11 (5.05%) Publishing
5 10 (4.59%) Retail
6 9 (4.13%) Advertising
7 5 (2.29%) Games
8 4 (1.83%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.92%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.46%) Legal
Job Titles
1 56 (25.69%) Architect
2 48 (22.02%) DevOps Engineer
3 44 (20.18%) Developer
4 26 (11.93%) Data Architect
5 18 (8.26%) Senior Architect
6 16 (7.34%) Cloud Architect
7 15 (6.88%) Cloud Engineer
7 15 (6.88%) Senior Data Architect
8 14 (6.42%) PHP Developer
9 13 (5.96%) Senior Cloud Engineer
10 12 (5.50%) Consultant
11 11 (5.05%) Analyst
11 11 (5.05%) AWS Architect
11 11 (5.05%) Build Engineer
11 11 (5.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 11 (5.05%) Senior Developer
11 11 (5.05%) Solutions Architect
11 11 (5.05%) WebOps Engineer
12 9 (4.13%) Azure Architect
12 9 (4.13%) DevOps Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (13.76%) LAMP
2 26 (11.93%) Web Services
3 23 (10.55%) AngularJS
4 22 (10.09%) LEMP Stack
5 19 (8.72%) CSS
5 19 (8.72%) HTML
6 18 (8.26%) HTML5
7 12 (5.50%) Ext JS
7 12 (5.50%) jQuery
7 12 (5.50%) LAPP Stack
7 12 (5.50%) Sass
7 12 (5.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 10 (4.59%) OpenVZ
9 9 (4.13%) Node.js
9 9 (4.13%) REST
10 8 (3.67%) Spring
11 7 (3.21%) Elastic Stack
11 7 (3.21%) Hibernate
12 6 (2.75%) CSS3
12 6 (2.75%) gRPC
Miscellaneous
1 30 (13.76%) Public Cloud
2 18 (8.26%) Data Centre
3 14 (6.42%) Computer Science
4 12 (5.50%) Blog
4 12 (5.50%) Fintech
4 12 (5.50%) Private Cloud
5 11 (5.05%) HoloLens
5 11 (5.05%) HTC Vive
5 11 (5.05%) Oculus Rift
6 10 (4.59%) Data Structures
7 7 (3.21%) Digital Media
7 7 (3.21%) Replication
8 6 (2.75%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (2.75%) Greenfield Project
8 6 (2.75%) User Experience
9 5 (2.29%) Algorithms
9 5 (2.29%) iPad
9 5 (2.29%) Virtual Team
10 4 (1.83%) Hybrid Cloud
10 4 (1.83%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 77 (35.32%) Linux
2 29 (13.30%) Unix
3 27 (12.39%) Windows
4 5 (2.29%) CentOS
4 5 (2.29%) Windows Server
5 3 (1.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (1.38%) Ubuntu
6 2 (0.92%) Android
6 2 (0.92%) Fedora
6 2 (0.92%) FreeBSD
6 2 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.46%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.46%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (42.66%) DevOps
2 73 (33.49%) Agile Software Development
3 56 (25.69%) Continuous Integration
4 48 (22.02%) Business Intelligence
5 42 (19.27%) Configuration Management
6 41 (18.81%) Software Engineering
7 34 (15.60%) Microservices
8 29 (13.30%) Analytics
9 25 (11.47%) SDLC
10 24 (11.01%) Data Architecture
11 19 (8.72%) Web Development
12 18 (8.26%) Digital Marketing
12 18 (8.26%) Mentoring
12 18 (8.26%) TDD
13 17 (7.80%) Data Management
13 17 (7.80%) Data Security
13 17 (7.80%) Programme Management
14 16 (7.34%) Data Modelling
15 15 (6.88%) ETL
15 15 (6.88%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 100 (45.87%) Python
2 61 (27.98%) Java
3 43 (19.72%) Ruby
4 41 (18.81%) SQL
5 33 (15.14%) JavaScript
6 31 (14.22%) Bash Shell
7 29 (13.30%) PHP
8 28 (12.84%) Go
9 25 (11.47%) Scala
10 8 (3.67%) PowerShell
11 7 (3.21%) Perl
12 6 (2.75%) C++
13 4 (1.83%) C
14 2 (0.92%) Apple Swift
14 2 (0.92%) C#
15 1 (0.46%) ES6
15 1 (0.46%) GraphQL
15 1 (0.46%) Groovy
15 1 (0.46%) Kotlin
15 1 (0.46%) R
Qualifications
1 21 (9.63%) Degree
2 4 (1.83%) CISSP
2 4 (1.83%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (0.92%) AWS Certification
3 2 (0.92%) CISM
4 1 (0.46%) CCNA
4 1 (0.46%) CCNP
4 1 (0.46%) CCSP
4 1 (0.46%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.05%) GDPR
2 5 (2.29%) Data Quality
3 4 (1.83%) COBIT
3 4 (1.83%) GLP
3 4 (1.83%) GMP
3 4 (1.83%) GxP
4 2 (0.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.92%) QA
5 1 (0.46%) HL7
System Software
1 95 (43.58%) Docker
2 12 (5.50%) Varnish
3 9 (4.13%) KVM
4 7 (3.21%) Active Directory
5 5 (2.29%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (0.92%) HDFS
6 2 (0.92%) LXC
6 2 (0.92%) OpenAM
6 2 (0.92%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (0.92%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.46%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.46%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 79 (36.24%) Puppet
2 77 (35.32%) Kubernetes
3 64 (29.36%) Opscode Chef
4 52 (23.85%) Ansible
5 22 (10.09%) Terraform
6 13 (5.96%) Nagios
7 12 (5.50%) Capistrano
7 12 (5.50%) HAProxy
8 11 (5.05%) Packer
9 5 (2.29%) Graphite
9 5 (2.29%) Graylog
9 5 (2.29%) logstash
9 5 (2.29%) ZABBIX
10 3 (1.38%) Docker Swarm
10 3 (1.38%) Marathon
10 3 (1.38%) SCOM
11 2 (0.92%) Oozie
11 2 (0.92%) Salt
12 1 (0.46%) Kibana
12 1 (0.46%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 64 (29.36%) Google
2 21 (9.63%) SAP
3 17 (7.80%) SaltStack
4 15 (6.88%) Talend
5 11 (5.05%) Microsoft
6 10 (4.59%) Adobe
7 7 (3.21%) VMware
8 6 (2.75%) Red Hat
9 5 (2.29%) Atlassian
9 5 (2.29%) Oracle
10 4 (1.83%) HP
10 4 (1.83%) IBM
10 4 (1.83%) XebiaLabs
11 3 (1.38%) Cloudera
11 3 (1.38%) Hortonworks
11 3 (1.38%) MapR
11 3 (1.38%) Sitecore
11 3 (1.38%) Tableau
11 3 (1.38%) Teradata
12 2 (0.92%) New Relic