Google
UK

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies requiring knowledge or experience of Google products and/or services. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited Google over the 6 months leading up to 17 July 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

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

6 months to
17 Jul 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 105 124 58
Rank change year-on-year +19 -66 +17
Permanent jobs citing Google 2,417 2,396 10,278
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 2.42% 2.84% 5.73%
As % of the Vendors category 7.05% 6.97% 14.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1,395 1,658 2,953
10th Percentile £26,250 £35,500 £32,500
25th Percentile £36,250 £42,874 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £53,500 £63,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -15.75% +5.83% -4.00%
75th Percentile £80,000 £85,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £102,500 £110,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £54,590 £50,000
% change year-on-year -17.57% +9.18% +5.26%

All Vendors
UK

Google falls under the Vendor Products and Services category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring knowledge or experience of all vendor products and services.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 34,292 34,359 69,882
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 34.29% 40.73% 38.95%
Number of salaries quoted 22,295 22,441 34,779
10th Percentile £27,250 £31,250 £30,250
25th Percentile £36,250 £41,250 £40,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -13.04% +4.55% +2.80%
75th Percentile £70,000 £75,000 £75,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £92,500 £91,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -8.00% +5.26% +3.26%

Google
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Google in the UK

Google
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Google in the UK

Google
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Google over the 6 months to 17 July 2024.

Salary histogram for Google in the UK

Google
Top 19 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Google within the UK over the 6 months to 17 July 2024. 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 +16 2,131 £52,500 -19.23% 420
UK excluding London +49 1,610 £45,000 -17.57% 331
Work from Home -28 728 £55,000 -17.91% 248
London -19 723 £72,500 -3.33% 121
North of England +59 512 £45,000 -25.00% 110
South East +34 302 £45,000 -25.00% 80
North West +39 279 £47,000 -21.99% 74
Midlands +32 222 £46,188 -7.62% 61
South West -15 216 £42,500 -15.00% 35
Yorkshire +40 183 £41,250 -31.25% 29
Scotland +10 160 £69,500 +16.90% 16
East of England +50 128 £28,000 -28.66% 36
East Midlands +71 123 £47,500 -14.80% 25
West Midlands -29 95 £40,000 -20.00% 35
North East +23 50 £55,000 +15.79% 8
Northern Ireland +39 34 £60,000 +51.90% 3
Wales +15 29 £46,629 +4.39% 8
Isle of Man - 4 £82,500 -
Channel Islands - 3 £67,500 -

Google
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 175 (7.24%) Apache
2 150 (6.21%) Apache Airflow
3 85 (3.52%) Apache Spark
4 75 (3.10%) Microsoft Exchange
5 72 (2.98%) CMS
6 68 (2.81%) WordPress
7 53 (2.19%) SharePoint
8 39 (1.61%) Confluence
9 20 (0.83%) nginx
10 18 (0.74%) SAS
10 18 (0.74%) SharePoint 2010
10 18 (0.74%) SharePoint 2013
11 17 (0.70%) Cloud Foundry
12 8 (0.33%) Drupal
12 8 (0.33%) IIS
13 7 (0.29%) Joomla!
13 7 (0.29%) Jupyter
14 6 (0.25%) Luigi
15 4 (0.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 4 (0.17%) Umbraco
Applications
1 172 (7.12%) Microsoft Excel
2 136 (5.63%) Microsoft Office
3 75 (3.10%) MS Visio
4 56 (2.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 16 (0.66%) Photoshop
6 14 (0.58%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 13 (0.54%) Spreadsheet
8 12 (0.50%) Trello
9 11 (0.46%) Adobe Illustrator
10 10 (0.41%) Adobe XD
11 6 (0.25%) InDesign
12 3 (0.12%) Final Cut Pro
12 3 (0.12%) Pro Tools
13 2 (0.083%) Adobe After Effects
13 2 (0.083%) Adobe Premiere
13 2 (0.083%) FileZilla
13 2 (0.083%) SPSS
14 1 (0.041%) Adobe Captivate
14 1 (0.041%) Microsoft Project
14 1 (0.041%) Revit
Business Applications
1 35 (1.45%) Shopify
2 20 (0.83%) Magento
3 4 (0.17%) iTrent
3 4 (0.17%) NetSuite
3 4 (0.17%) Payment Gateway
3 4 (0.17%) Raiser’s Edge
4 3 (0.12%) Salesforce CRM
5 2 (0.083%) Infor SunSystems
5 2 (0.083%) SAP R/3
6 1 (0.041%) Adobe Campaign
6 1 (0.041%) FastStats
6 1 (0.041%) HFM
6 1 (0.041%) Oracle FAH
6 1 (0.041%) SAP Payroll
6 1 (0.041%) Sprinklr
6 1 (0.041%) Unica
6 1 (0.041%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 1,210 (50.06%) GCP
2 943 (39.02%) AWS
3 930 (38.48%) Azure
4 299 (12.37%) Google Analytics
5 288 (11.92%) Microsoft 365
6 191 (7.90%) Google Workspace
7 164 (6.79%) SaaS
8 134 (5.54%) Power Platform
9 133 (5.50%) Google Drive
10 123 (5.09%) OneDrive
11 118 (4.88%) Dropbox
12 113 (4.68%) Azure DevOps
13 88 (3.64%) Google Ads
13 88 (3.64%) Google Sheets
14 66 (2.73%) GitHub
15 61 (2.52%) Google Play
16 59 (2.44%) AWS CloudFormation
17 58 (2.40%) Cloud Computing
18 57 (2.36%) Serverless
19 48 (1.99%) Google Tag Manager
Communications & Networking
1 98 (4.05%) Firewall
2 78 (3.23%) Wireless
3 62 (2.57%) LAN
4 56 (2.32%) DNS
5 48 (1.99%) WAN
6 44 (1.82%) VPN
7 40 (1.65%) HTTP
8 38 (1.57%) TCP/IP
9 36 (1.49%) Internet
10 29 (1.20%) AMQP
11 27 (1.12%) Wi-Fi
12 26 (1.08%) Broadband
13 23 (0.95%) MQTT
14 22 (0.91%) VLAN
15 20 (0.83%) DHCP
16 18 (0.74%) VoIP
17 17 (0.70%) BGP
17 17 (0.70%) Kerberos
18 14 (0.58%) OSPF
19 13 (0.54%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 413 (17.09%) BigQuery
2 394 (16.30%) Looker
3 214 (8.85%) Data Warehouse
4 163 (6.74%) PostgreSQL
5 132 (5.46%) Power BI
6 127 (5.25%) SQL Server
7 103 (4.26%) Apache Ignite
8 77 (3.19%) Tableau
9 76 (3.14%) Relational Database
10 69 (2.85%) Big Data
11 63 (2.61%) NoSQL
12 55 (2.28%) Hadoop
12 55 (2.28%) MySQL
13 43 (1.78%) Data Lake
14 37 (1.53%) MongoDB
15 34 (1.41%) Redis
16 32 (1.32%) Elasticsearch
17 29 (1.20%) Cloudera CDH
18 19 (0.79%) DB2
19 18 (0.74%) GIS
Development Applications
1 145 (6.00%) Git
2 94 (3.89%) Jenkins
3 74 (3.06%) JIRA
4 63 (2.61%) Cypress.io
5 46 (1.90%) GitLab
6 30 (1.24%) Android Studio
7 19 (0.79%) Selenium
7 19 (0.79%) Spinnaker
8 17 (0.70%) Maven
9 16 (0.66%) Visual Studio
10 14 (0.58%) TeamCity
11 12 (0.50%) SonarQube
11 12 (0.50%) Sonatype Nexus
12 10 (0.41%) Gradle
13 9 (0.37%) Appium
14 8 (0.33%) Team Foundation Server
15 7 (0.29%) Cucumber
15 7 (0.29%) Visual Studio Code
16 6 (0.25%) Octopus Deploy
16 6 (0.25%) Xcode
General
1 573 (23.71%) Analytical Skills
2 543 (22.47%) Social Skills
3 462 (19.11%) Finance
4 354 (14.65%) Marketing
5 225 (9.31%) Retail
6 188 (7.78%) Banking
7 160 (6.62%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 110 (4.55%) Presentation Skills
9 105 (4.34%) Law
10 99 (4.10%) Front Office
11 88 (3.64%) Advertising
12 75 (3.10%) Billing
13 60 (2.48%) Legal
14 46 (1.90%) Public Sector
15 40 (1.65%) Organisational Skills
16 38 (1.57%) Aerospace
17 37 (1.53%) Games
18 36 (1.49%) Manufacturing
19 35 (1.45%) Pharmaceutical
20 25 (1.03%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 332 (13.74%) Developer
2 318 (13.16%) Architect
3 301 (12.45%) Senior
4 279 (11.54%) Software Engineer
5 239 (9.89%) Data Engineer
6 232 (9.60%) Principal Engineer
7 182 (7.53%) Platform Engineer
8 179 (7.41%) Lead
8 179 (7.41%) Principal Data Engineer
9 166 (6.87%) Analyst
10 124 (5.13%) Python Engineer
11 116 (4.80%) Cloud Architect
12 112 (4.63%) Python Developer
13 109 (4.51%) Python Software Engineer
13 109 (4.51%) React Developer
14 100 (4.14%) IT Technician
15 99 (4.10%) Developer/Software Engineer
16 97 (4.01%) IT Support
17 95 (3.93%) Data Manager
18 93 (3.85%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 237 (9.81%) React
2 150 (6.21%) HTML
3 135 (5.59%) AngularJS
4 134 (5.54%) gRPC
5 131 (5.42%) CSS
6 130 (5.38%) Node.js
7 128 (5.30%) Material-UI
8 125 (5.17%) REST
9 118 (4.88%) .NET
10 102 (4.22%) Redux
11 99 (4.10%) Protocol Buffers
12 90 (3.72%) Spring
13 85 (3.52%) Kafka
14 61 (2.52%) ASP.NET
15 56 (2.32%) .NET Framework
16 52 (2.15%) RESTful
17 51 (2.11%) .NET Core
18 49 (2.03%) RabbitMQ
18 49 (2.03%) Spring Boot
19 48 (1.99%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 336 (13.90%) Self-Motivation
2 185 (7.65%) Public Cloud
3 123 (5.09%) Product Ownership
4 117 (4.84%) Social Media
5 116 (4.80%) iPad
6 109 (4.51%) Cloud Native
7 99 (4.10%) Fixed Income
7 99 (4.10%) Hedge funds
8 92 (3.81%) Management Information System
9 91 (3.76%) Algorithms
10 89 (3.68%) PKI
11 71 (2.94%) Mobile App
12 52 (2.15%) Equities
13 48 (1.99%) Onboarding
14 45 (1.86%) IoT
15 42 (1.74%) Data Structures
15 42 (1.74%) Distributed Systems
16 39 (1.61%) Data Centre
17 30 (1.24%) Blog
18 29 (1.20%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 268 (11.09%) Windows
2 123 (5.09%) Linux
3 107 (4.43%) Windows Server
4 100 (4.14%) Android
5 53 (2.19%) Apple iOS
6 47 (1.94%) Mac OS
7 43 (1.78%) Windows 10
8 39 (1.61%) Ubuntu
9 36 (1.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 31 (1.28%) Debian
11 30 (1.24%) CentOS
11 30 (1.24%) Windows Server 2016
12 29 (1.20%) Windows Server 2019
13 19 (0.79%) Unix
14 12 (0.50%) Windows Server 2012
15 7 (0.29%) Mac OS X
16 5 (0.21%) VMS
16 5 (0.21%) Windows 7
16 5 (0.21%) Windows 8
17 4 (0.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 764 (31.61%) Agile
2 746 (30.86%) Problem-Solving
3 478 (19.78%) Analytics
4 424 (17.54%) Mentoring
5 419 (17.34%) DevOps
6 389 (16.09%) Data Engineering
7 379 (15.68%) Software Engineering
8 360 (14.89%) Platform Engineering
9 303 (12.54%) CI/CD
10 293 (12.12%) Project Management
11 260 (10.76%) Migration
12 238 (9.85%) Data Pipeline
13 237 (9.81%) Roadmaps
14 234 (9.68%) Data Science
15 228 (9.43%) Machine Learning
16 225 (9.31%) Artificial Intelligence
17 222 (9.18%) Full Stack Development
18 211 (8.73%) ETL
19 209 (8.65%) Data Modelling
20 208 (8.61%) Computer Science
Programming Languages
1 475 (19.65%) Python
2 421 (17.42%) SQL
3 261 (10.80%) Java
4 252 (10.43%) JavaScript
5 177 (7.32%) TypeScript
6 107 (4.43%) C#
7 86 (3.56%) Scala
8 85 (3.52%) Kotlin
9 68 (2.81%) Go
10 64 (2.65%) PowerShell
11 63 (2.61%) PHP
12 44 (1.82%) Bash
13 28 (1.16%) R
14 27 (1.12%) C++
15 17 (0.70%) C
16 15 (0.62%) T-SQL
17 12 (0.50%) Rust
17 12 (0.50%) Shell Script
18 7 (0.29%) XPath
19 6 (0.25%) VB
Qualifications
1 334 (13.82%) Degree
2 124 (5.13%) Computer Science Degree
3 90 (3.72%) Security Cleared
4 80 (3.31%) SC Cleared
5 70 (2.90%) DBS Check
6 42 (1.74%) Master's Degree
7 40 (1.65%) Microsoft Certification
8 35 (1.45%) AWS Certification
8 35 (1.45%) DV Cleared
9 30 (1.24%) MCSE
10 24 (0.99%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
11 22 (0.91%) MCITP
12 17 (0.70%) HNC
12 17 (0.70%) HND
13 16 (0.66%) PhD
14 14 (0.58%) Azure Certification
14 14 (0.58%) Cisco Certification
14 14 (0.58%) CISSP
15 8 (0.33%) BPSS Clearance
15 8 (0.33%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 249 (10.30%) GDPR
2 176 (7.28%) QA
3 127 (5.25%) Data Quality
4 37 (1.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 22 (0.91%) Accessibility
6 18 (0.74%) SLA
7 17 (0.70%) PCI DSS
8 16 (0.66%) SOC 2
9 13 (0.54%) Cyber Essentials
10 9 (0.37%) NIST
11 8 (0.33%) Actionable Recommendations
12 7 (0.29%) ISO 9001
13 6 (0.25%) COBIT
13 6 (0.25%) COSHH
13 6 (0.25%) NEBOSH
14 3 (0.12%) GRC
15 2 (0.083%) HIPAA
15 2 (0.083%) IFRS
15 2 (0.083%) Sarbanes-Oxley
16 1 (0.041%) WCAG
System Software
1 183 (7.57%) Docker
2 152 (6.29%) Active Directory
3 99 (4.10%) VMware Infrastructure
4 77 (3.19%) Hyper-V
5 43 (1.78%) Virtual Machines
6 29 (1.20%) XenDesktop
7 26 (1.08%) XenApp
8 10 (0.41%) vSphere
9 8 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
10 7 (0.29%) VMware Workstation
11 6 (0.25%) Firmware
12 2 (0.083%) HDFS
12 2 (0.083%) KVM
12 2 (0.083%) Varnish
12 2 (0.083%) Virtual Desktop
12 2 (0.083%) VMware Server
13 1 (0.041%) Embedded Firmware
13 1 (0.041%) etcd
13 1 (0.041%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 228 (9.43%) Terraform
2 223 (9.23%) Kubernetes
3 86 (3.56%) Ansible
4 54 (2.23%) Microsoft Intune
5 46 (1.90%) Puppet
6 43 (1.78%) SCCM
7 30 (1.24%) Prometheus
8 24 (0.99%) Grafana
9 23 (0.95%) Progress Chef
10 20 (0.83%) Single Sign-On
11 13 (0.54%) Jamf Pro
12 8 (0.33%) Argo
13 7 (0.29%) Packer
13 7 (0.29%) SCOM
14 6 (0.25%) Istio
14 6 (0.25%) PaperCut
15 5 (0.21%) logstash
15 5 (0.21%) Rancher
16 4 (0.17%) Nessus
16 4 (0.17%) Nmap
Vendors
1 626 (25.90%) Microsoft
2 142 (5.88%) Apple
3 108 (4.47%) VMware
4 61 (2.52%) Adobe
5 54 (2.23%) Cisco
6 50 (2.07%) Facebook
7 45 (1.86%) Oracle
8 41 (1.70%) Dell
9 38 (1.57%) Citrix
10 36 (1.49%) HP
11 35 (1.45%) Databricks
12 32 (1.32%) Red Hat
13 29 (1.20%) SaltStack
14 28 (1.16%) Ahrefs
14 28 (1.16%) Salesforce
15 26 (1.08%) IBM
16 25 (1.03%) Dynatrace
16 25 (1.03%) Screaming Frog
16 25 (1.03%) Symantec
17 24 (0.99%) SAP