Period
to 23 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Google Compute Engine skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Google Compute Engine over the 6 months to 23 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Compute Engine
UK
6 months to
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1172 1146 1205
Rank change year-on-year -26 +59 +90
Permanent jobs citing Google Compute Engine 21 33 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.012% 0.019% 0.038%
As % of the Cloud Services category 0.054% 0.13% 0.34%
Number of salaries quoted 18 28 66
UK median annual salary £60,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +50.00% - -11.11%
10th Percentile £44,375 £31,250 £20,750
90th Percentile £72,675 £60,000 £69,375
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +50.00% +6.67% -16.67%

Google Compute Engine 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 39,097 25,707 22,775
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 22.06% 15.01% 11.21%
Number of salaries quoted 32,080 21,473 19,209
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £29,045 £28,250 £28,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Google Compute Engine
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Google Compute Engine as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Google Compute Engine in the UK

Google Compute Engine
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Google Compute Engine in the UK

Google Compute Engine
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Google Compute Engine over the 6 months to 23 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Google Compute Engine in the UK

Google Compute Engine
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Google Compute Engine within the UK over the 6 months to 23 April 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
England -45 20 £60,000 +50.00% 4
London -20 10 £60,000 +9.09%
UK excluding London -33 10 £60,000 +50.00% 4
East of England - 9 £60,000 - 1
North of England -21 1 £40,000 -20.00% 2
North West - 1 £40,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 23 April 2018, IT jobs citing Google Compute Engine 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 Google Compute Engine.

1 21 (100.00%) Google
1 21 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 20 (95.24%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (76.19%) Python
4 15 (71.43%) Unix
5 13 (61.90%) Linux
5 13 (61.90%) Computer Science
6 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (57.14%) Web Services
6 12 (57.14%) Google App Engine
7 11 (52.38%) Amazon EC2
7 11 (52.38%) Amazon RDS
7 11 (52.38%) Docker
7 11 (52.38%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
7 11 (52.38%) Ubuntu
7 11 (52.38%) Degree
7 11 (52.38%) Mathematics
8 10 (47.62%) Scrum
8 10 (47.62%) Software Engineering
8 10 (47.62%) Configuration Management
8 10 (47.62%) Puppet
9 9 (42.86%) Capacity Planning
9 9 (42.86%) OpenStack
9 9 (42.86%) Open Source
9 9 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
9 9 (42.86%) Performance Monitoring
9 9 (42.86%) Server Building
9 9 (42.86%) CoreOS
9 9 (42.86%) Ceph
9 9 (42.86%) Prototyping

Google Compute Engine
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 9 (42.86%) OpenStack
2 2 (9.52%) Apache
2 2 (9.52%) Apache Spark
3 1 (4.76%) Gunicorn
3 1 (4.76%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 21 (100.00%) Google Cloud Platform
2 20 (95.24%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (57.14%) Google App Engine
4 11 (52.38%) Amazon EC2
4 11 (52.38%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
5 4 (19.05%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (19.05%) DigitalOcean
5 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (4.76%) Heroku
6 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 2 (9.52%) HTTP
2 2 (9.52%) LAN
2 2 (9.52%) VPN
2 2 (9.52%) WAN
3 1 (4.76%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (4.76%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (52.38%) Amazon RDS
2 4 (19.05%) Blockchain
2 4 (19.05%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (9.52%) Hadoop
3 2 (9.52%) MySQL
3 2 (9.52%) NoSQL
4 1 (4.76%) Data Lake
4 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (4.76%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Banking
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Platform Engineer
2 8 (38.10%) Linux Engineer
3 7 (33.33%) Kubernetes Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Developer
4 4 (19.05%) Python Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Blockchain Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Data Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Data Science Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Linux/Unix DevOps
5 2 (9.52%) Python Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) AWS Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Azure Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Backend Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Cloud Architect
6 1 (4.76%) DevOps Systems Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Linux DevOps Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Senior DevOps
6 1 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (57.14%) Web Services
2 2 (9.52%) LAMP
3 1 (4.76%) Celery
3 1 (4.76%) J2EE
3 1 (4.76%) JSON
3 1 (4.76%) JSP
3 1 (4.76%) Node.js
3 1 (4.76%) REST
3 1 (4.76%) SOAP
3 1 (4.76%) WebSockets
3 1 (4.76%) WSDL
3 1 (4.76%) XML
3 1 (4.76%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (61.90%) Computer Science
2 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (4.76%) Algorithms
3 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.76%) Mashup
3 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.76%) Replication
3 1 (4.76%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 15 (71.43%) Unix
2 13 (61.90%) Linux
3 11 (52.38%) Ubuntu
4 9 (42.86%) CoreOS
4 9 (42.86%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (52.38%) Mathematics
3 10 (47.62%) Configuration Management
3 10 (47.62%) Scrum
3 10 (47.62%) Software Engineering
4 9 (42.86%) Capacity Planning
4 9 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (42.86%) Open Source
4 9 (42.86%) Performance Monitoring
4 9 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
4 9 (42.86%) Physics
4 9 (42.86%) Prototyping
4 9 (42.86%) Server Building
5 3 (14.29%) DevOps
5 3 (14.29%) Load Balancing
6 2 (9.52%) Deep Learning
6 2 (9.52%) Information Security
6 2 (9.52%) Machine Learning
6 2 (9.52%) Statistics
6 2 (9.52%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 16 (76.19%) Python
2 6 (28.57%) SQL
3 2 (9.52%) PHP
4 1 (4.76%) Java
4 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (52.38%) Degree
2 9 (42.86%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) GCP
System Software
1 11 (52.38%) Docker
2 9 (42.86%) Ceph
3 2 (9.52%) XenServer
4 1 (4.76%) Squid
Systems Management
1 10 (47.62%) Puppet
2 9 (42.86%) Kubernetes
3 2 (9.52%) Nagios
3 2 (9.52%) ZABBIX
4 1 (4.76%) Ansible
4 1 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (4.76%) Terraform
Vendors
1 21 (100.00%) Google
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) New Relic
2 2 (9.52%) SaltStack
2 2 (9.52%) Zend
3 1 (4.76%) Apigee
3 1 (4.76%) MuleSoft