Period
to

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Google products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Google over the 6 months to 25 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

Google
UK
6 months to
25 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 55 82 108
Rank change year-on-year +27 +26 0
Permanent jobs citing Google 8,982 3,515 2,722
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 5.47% 3.81% 2.95%
As % of the Vendors category 14.13% 9.97% 7.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2,848 2,256 2,181
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £36,250
25th Percentile £45,000 £42,500 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £62,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year - -3.85% +8.33%
75th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £87,500
90th Percentile £100,000 £93,750 £110,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +10.53% -13.64% +10.00%

Google is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services.

All Vendors
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 63,579 35,262 37,677
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.71% 38.24% 40.82%
Number of salaries quoted 33,062 25,683 29,136
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £29,000
25th Percentile £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £70,250 £70,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% -

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 25 May 2022.

Salary histogram for Google in the UK

Google
Top 17 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 25 May 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 +23 7,350 £62,500 - 408
London +7 5,173 £75,000 +3.45% 199
Work from Home +21 3,948 £62,500 - 184
UK excluding London +31 2,294 £52,500 +10.53% 214
South East +15 679 £50,000 -4.76% 36
North of England +22 503 £50,000 +5.26% 67
Midlands +31 338 £55,000 +10.00% 46
North West +40 320 £50,000 - 38
South West +2 267 £60,000 +33.33% 30
East of England +32 265 £37,500 -16.67% 25
West Midlands 0 197 £50,000 -13.04% 30
Yorkshire -10 172 £50,000 +5.26% 23
Scotland -11 160 £61,750 +30.00% 7
East Midlands +41 137 £60,000 +44.58% 16
Wales +25 78 £52,500 +16.67% 1
North East -8 15 £40,500 -10.00% 6
Northern Ireland -21 13 £40,750 +1.88% 3

For the 6 months to 25 May 2022, IT jobs citing Google 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.

1 4,635 (51.60%) GCP
2 4,030 (44.87%) Agile
3 3,821 (42.54%) AWS
4 3,325 (37.02%) Python
5 3,007 (33.48%) Azure
6 2,944 (32.78%) JavaScript
7 2,609 (29.05%) Analytics
8 2,577 (28.69%) Finance
9 2,469 (27.49%) SQL
10 2,337 (26.02%) Java
11 2,336 (26.01%) Social Skills
12 2,293 (25.53%) Kubernetes
13 2,092 (23.29%) DevOps
14 2,042 (22.73%) CI/CD
15 2,017 (22.46%) Docker
16 1,892 (21.06%) Software Engineering
17 1,876 (20.89%) Microservices
18 1,875 (20.88%) Git (software)
19 1,689 (18.80%) Problem-Solving
20 1,636 (18.21%) React
21 1,567 (17.45%) Microsoft
22 1,530 (17.03%) Node.js
23 1,495 (16.64%) Scrum
24 1,488 (16.57%) Marketing
25 1,456 (16.21%) Mentoring
26 1,309 (14.57%) User Experience
27 1,233 (13.73%) Serverless
28 1,231 (13.71%) TDD
28 1,231 (13.71%) Degree
29 1,215 (13.53%) HTML

Google
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
1 640 (7.13%) Apache Spark
2 463 (5.15%) Apache
3 355 (3.95%) Elasticsearch
4 302 (3.36%) Apache Airflow
5 285 (3.17%) CMS
6 263 (2.93%) WordPress
7 186 (2.07%) Confluence
8 153 (1.70%) SharePoint
9 100 (1.11%) nginx
10 79 (0.88%) Drupal
11 58 (0.65%) OpenStack
12 57 (0.63%) SAS
13 49 (0.55%) Ethereum
14 39 (0.43%) Adobe Experience Manager
15 36 (0.40%) MS Exchange
16 30 (0.33%) Cloud Foundry
16 30 (0.33%) IIS
16 30 (0.33%) Luigi
17 26 (0.29%) Jupyter
18 18 (0.20%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 262 (2.92%) Microsoft Excel
2 259 (2.88%) Microsoft Office
3 100 (1.11%) Photoshop
4 98 (1.09%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 97 (1.08%) Sketch
6 82 (0.91%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 72 (0.80%) Microsoft Project
8 67 (0.75%) MS Visio
9 59 (0.66%) Spreadsheet
10 56 (0.62%) SPSS
11 50 (0.56%) InVision
12 43 (0.48%) Adobe Illustrator
13 42 (0.47%) Adobe XD
14 23 (0.26%) Chatbot
15 22 (0.24%) Adobe Premiere
15 22 (0.24%) Marvel
16 16 (0.18%) Zeplin
17 14 (0.16%) Adobe After Effects
18 12 (0.13%) InDesign
19 11 (0.12%) CINEMA 4D
Business Applications
1 53 (0.59%) Unit4 Business World
2 52 (0.58%) Shopify
3 47 (0.52%) Distributed Ledger
4 43 (0.48%) Magento
5 24 (0.27%) SessionCam
5 24 (0.27%) WebTrends
6 22 (0.24%) Dynamics CRM
7 17 (0.19%) Oracle Payables
8 16 (0.18%) R3 Corda
9 15 (0.17%) Eloqua
10 13 (0.14%) Payment Gateway
11 12 (0.13%) SAP ERP
11 12 (0.13%) Sentinel
12 10 (0.11%) SAP S/4HANA
13 9 (0.10%) SAP MDG
14 7 (0.078%) Salesforce.com CRM
15 5 (0.056%) Sprinklr
16 3 (0.033%) NetSuite
16 3 (0.033%) Social Studio
17 2 (0.022%) Adobe Campaign
Cloud Services
1 4,635 (51.60%) GCP
2 3,821 (42.54%) AWS
3 3,007 (33.48%) Azure
4 1,233 (13.73%) Serverless
5 1,189 (13.24%) Google Analytics
6 701 (7.80%) GitHub
7 578 (6.44%) SaaS
8 483 (5.38%) AWS Lambda
9 467 (5.20%) Cloud Functions
10 386 (4.30%) Power Platform
11 381 (4.24%) Firebase
12 352 (3.92%) Google Play
13 350 (3.90%) Google Workspace
14 338 (3.76%) PaaS
15 335 (3.73%) Cloud Computing
16 317 (3.53%) Google Data Studio
17 312 (3.47%) Microsoft 365
18 263 (2.93%) Amazon S3
18 263 (2.93%) OpenShift
19 259 (2.88%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 484 (5.39%) Internet
2 205 (2.28%) Firewall
3 188 (2.09%) HTTP
4 158 (1.76%) DNS
5 97 (1.08%) Broadband
6 83 (0.92%) VPN
7 81 (0.90%) TCP/IP
8 78 (0.87%) VoIP
9 64 (0.71%) Network Security
10 54 (0.60%) MQTT
11 45 (0.50%) DHCP
12 43 (0.48%) Wi-Fi
13 40 (0.45%) WAN
14 35 (0.39%) LAN
15 34 (0.38%) VLAN
16 26 (0.29%) NFC
17 25 (0.28%) SSL
17 25 (0.28%) Wireless
18 24 (0.27%) Skype
19 23 (0.26%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1,112 (12.38%) MySQL
2 1,092 (12.16%) BigQuery
3 1,035 (11.52%) NoSQL
4 999 (11.12%) PostgreSQL
5 864 (9.62%) Relational Database
6 684 (7.62%) MongoDB
7 649 (7.23%) Big Data
8 566 (6.30%) SQL Server
9 542 (6.03%) Data Warehouse
10 485 (5.40%) Tableau
11 333 (3.71%) Redis
12 326 (3.63%) Flink
13 324 (3.61%) Looker
14 320 (3.56%) Power BI
15 318 (3.54%) Hadoop
16 305 (3.40%) Apache Cassandra
17 268 (2.98%) Amazon DynamoDB
18 191 (2.13%) Amazon Redshift
19 188 (2.09%) Data Lake
20 180 (2.00%) Cloud Spanner
Development Applications
1 1,875 (20.88%) Git (software)
2 933 (10.39%) JIRA
3 852 (9.49%) Jenkins
4 532 (5.92%) Maven
5 423 (4.71%) Gradle
6 356 (3.96%) GitLab
7 257 (2.86%) JUnit
8 244 (2.72%) Cypress.io
9 231 (2.57%) Mockito
10 207 (2.30%) Subversion
11 202 (2.25%) Bitbucket
12 197 (2.19%) Ant
13 184 (2.05%) webpack
14 167 (1.86%) Selenium
15 146 (1.63%) CircleCI
16 135 (1.50%) TeamCity
17 129 (1.44%) Postman
18 119 (1.32%) Octopus Deploy
19 105 (1.17%) Android Studio
20 89 (0.99%) Mercurial
General
1 2,577 (28.69%) Finance
2 2,336 (26.01%) Social Skills
3 1,488 (16.57%) Marketing
4 1,194 (13.29%) Analytical Skills
5 867 (9.65%) Manufacturing
6 678 (7.55%) Retail
7 653 (7.27%) Inclusion and Diversity
8 557 (6.20%) Games
9 547 (6.09%) Banking
10 489 (5.44%) Advertising
11 311 (3.46%) Presentation Skills
12 238 (2.65%) Publishing
13 222 (2.47%) Public Sector
14 202 (2.25%) Telecoms
15 189 (2.10%) Law
16 160 (1.78%) Automotive
17 123 (1.37%) Pharmaceutical
18 121 (1.35%) Organisational Skills
19 109 (1.21%) Legal
20 105 (1.17%) Documentation Skills
Job Titles
1 2,045 (22.77%) Developer
2 953 (10.61%) Software Engineer
3 704 (7.84%) Analyst
4 594 (6.61%) Senior Developer
5 551 (6.13%) Data Engineer
6 463 (5.15%) Java Engineer
7 458 (5.10%) Cloud Engineer
8 447 (4.98%) Architect
9 425 (4.73%) Senior Software Engineer
10 404 (4.50%) DevOps Engineer
11 389 (4.33%) Full Stack Developer
12 260 (2.89%) Principal Engineer
13 256 (2.85%) Data Analyst
14 254 (2.83%) Java Developer
15 251 (2.79%) Technical Leader
16 242 (2.69%) Consultant
17 230 (2.56%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
17 230 (2.56%) Senior Java Engineer
18 228 (2.54%) Product Manager
19 199 (2.22%) Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,636 (18.21%) React
2 1,530 (17.03%) Node.js
3 1,215 (13.53%) HTML
4 1,194 (13.29%) CSS
5 1,034 (11.51%) RESTful
6 914 (10.18%) .NET
7 798 (8.88%) REST
8 550 (6.12%) AngularJS
9 529 (5.89%) Spring
10 527 (5.87%) Kafka
11 471 (5.24%) JSON
12 422 (4.70%) .NET Core
13 413 (4.60%) Vue.js
14 398 (4.43%) Web Services
15 385 (4.29%) GraphQL
16 370 (4.12%) ASP.NET
17 353 (3.93%) React Native
18 319 (3.55%) Sass
19 308 (3.43%) Apache Beam
20 298 (3.32%) Jest
Miscellaneous
1 1,309 (14.57%) User Experience
2 777 (8.65%) Mobile App
3 767 (8.54%) Life Science
4 743 (8.27%) Algorithms
5 563 (6.27%) Public Cloud
6 549 (6.11%) Cloud Native
7 519 (5.78%) Data Structures
8 393 (4.38%) Self-Motivation
9 270 (3.01%) Virtual Team
10 254 (2.83%) Blog
11 250 (2.78%) Linux Command Line
12 238 (2.65%) Blockchain
13 207 (2.30%) Social Media
14 193 (2.15%) Management Information System
15 177 (1.97%) Greenfield Project
16 172 (1.91%) Legacy Applications
17 109 (1.21%) IoT
18 93 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
19 86 (0.96%) Video\Live Streaming
20 84 (0.94%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 921 (10.25%) Linux
2 716 (7.97%) Android
3 665 (7.40%) Windows
4 414 (4.61%) Apple iOS
5 333 (3.71%) Unix
6 126 (1.40%) Windows Server
7 124 (1.38%) Windows 10
8 108 (1.20%) Mac OS
9 55 (0.61%) Mac OS X
10 48 (0.53%) Debian
11 46 (0.51%) Ubuntu
12 34 (0.38%) Windows Server 2016
13 30 (0.33%) CentOS
14 29 (0.32%) Embedded Linux
15 19 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 16 (0.18%) VMS
17 10 (0.11%) Alpine Linux
18 8 (0.089%) Windows Server 2019
19 6 (0.067%) Windows Server 2012
20 5 (0.056%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4,030 (44.87%) Agile
2 2,609 (29.05%) Analytics
3 2,092 (23.29%) DevOps
4 2,042 (22.73%) CI/CD
5 1,892 (21.06%) Software Engineering
6 1,876 (20.89%) Microservices
7 1,689 (18.80%) Problem-Solving
8 1,495 (16.64%) Scrum
9 1,456 (16.21%) Mentoring
10 1,231 (13.71%) TDD
11 1,186 (13.20%) Data Science
12 1,164 (12.96%) Full Stack Development
13 1,129 (12.57%) Test Automation
14 1,087 (12.10%) Coaching
15 1,059 (11.79%) Machine Learning
16 916 (10.20%) Business Intelligence
17 905 (10.08%) Computer Science
18 884 (9.84%) Artificial Intelligence
19 829 (9.23%) Continuous Integration
20 754 (8.39%) Innovative Thinking
Programming Languages
1 3,325 (37.02%) Python
2 2,944 (32.78%) JavaScript
3 2,469 (27.49%) SQL
4 2,337 (26.02%) Java
5 1,137 (12.66%) TypeScript
6 755 (8.41%) PHP
7 656 (7.30%) Go
8 626 (6.97%) Ruby
9 616 (6.86%) C#
10 497 (5.53%) Kotlin
11 427 (4.75%) PowerShell
12 386 (4.30%) Bash
13 325 (3.62%) Shell Script
14 314 (3.50%) Scala
15 292 (3.25%) R
16 247 (2.75%) Perl
17 222 (2.47%) C
18 206 (2.29%) C++
19 196 (2.18%) ES6
20 150 (1.67%) Rust
Qualifications
1 1,231 (13.71%) Degree
2 417 (4.64%) Computer Science Degree
3 176 (1.96%) Master's Degree
4 172 (1.91%) Security Cleared
5 136 (1.51%) SC Cleared
6 80 (0.89%) AWS Certification
7 78 (0.87%) Numerate Degree
8 73 (0.81%) PhD
9 52 (0.58%) DBS Check
10 49 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
11 46 (0.51%) CISSP
12 45 (0.50%) Cisco Certification
13 38 (0.42%) (ISC)2 CCSP
14 35 (0.39%) DV Cleared
14 35 (0.39%) ITIL Certification
15 27 (0.30%) PMI Certification
15 27 (0.30%) PMP
16 22 (0.24%) BPSS Clearance
16 22 (0.24%) CESG Certified Professional
17 19 (0.21%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 594 (6.61%) QA
2 234 (2.61%) Data Quality
3 221 (2.46%) Accessibility
4 155 (1.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 146 (1.63%) GDPR
6 71 (0.79%) Actionable Recommendations
7 66 (0.73%) SLA
8 60 (0.67%) NCSC
9 58 (0.65%) PCI DSS
10 57 (0.63%) Cyber Essentials
11 47 (0.52%) NIST
12 41 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
13 36 (0.40%) GRC
14 22 (0.24%) IASME
14 22 (0.24%) SOC 2
15 17 (0.19%) GMP
15 17 (0.19%) RMADS
16 14 (0.16%) PMO
17 11 (0.12%) GxP
18 7 (0.078%) WAI
System Software
1 2,017 (22.46%) Docker
2 242 (2.69%) Active Directory
3 157 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 66 (0.73%) VMware ESXi
5 56 (0.62%) Virtual Desktop
6 40 (0.45%) Virtual Machines
7 24 (0.27%) Hyper-V
8 22 (0.24%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 11 (0.12%) Virtual Servers
9 11 (0.12%) vSphere
10 9 (0.10%) Citrix Hypervisor
11 8 (0.089%) iptables
11 8 (0.089%) KVM
12 6 (0.067%) Firmware
12 6 (0.067%) NFS
13 5 (0.056%) etcd
13 5 (0.056%) LXC
13 5 (0.056%) vCloud
13 5 (0.056%) VirtualBox
13 5 (0.056%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 2,293 (25.53%) Kubernetes
2 1,030 (11.47%) Terraform
3 482 (5.37%) Ansible
4 233 (2.59%) Puppet
5 232 (2.58%) Opscode Chef
6 212 (2.36%) Grafana
7 104 (1.16%) Prometheus
8 77 (0.86%) Single Sign-On
9 68 (0.76%) Jamf Pro
10 56 (0.62%) Kibana
11 47 (0.52%) Istio
12 44 (0.49%) SCCM
13 40 (0.45%) logstash
13 40 (0.45%) ZABBIX
14 38 (0.42%) HAProxy
15 36 (0.40%) Opsgenie
16 33 (0.37%) CASB
17 30 (0.33%) Pingdom
18 28 (0.31%) Microsoft Intune
18 28 (0.31%) MIIS
Vendors
1 1,567 (17.45%) Microsoft
2 443 (4.93%) Adobe
3 391 (4.35%) Apple
4 354 (3.94%) Salesforce.com
5 304 (3.38%) Oracle
6 258 (2.87%) Facebook
7 215 (2.39%) VMware
8 185 (2.06%) IBM
9 141 (1.57%) Splunk
10 117 (1.30%) Dell
11 103 (1.15%) SAP
12 102 (1.14%) Citrix
13 92 (1.02%) Databricks
14 90 (1.00%) New Relic
14 90 (1.00%) Xamarin
15 87 (0.97%) Northgate
16 80 (0.89%) YouTube
17 78 (0.87%) Teradata
18 76 (0.85%) Spotify
18 76 (0.85%) Twitter