Period
to 24 February 2018

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 24 February 2018 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
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 99 176 181
Rank change year-on-year +77 +5 +28
Permanent jobs citing Google 5,183 3,340 3,960
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.96% 1.90% 1.88%
As % of the Vendors category 6.63% 4.34% 4.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4,479 2,717 3,389
UK median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £73,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 78,211 77,043 96,398
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.65% 43.85% 45.66%
Number of salaries quoted 62,141 61,883 78,737
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,674
% change year-on-year - +1.98% +4.19%

Google
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Google in the UK

Google
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Google in the UK

Google
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Google over the 6 months to 24 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Google in the UK

Google
Top 16 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 24 February 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 +79 4,982 £45,000 -5.26% 961
UK excluding London +101 2,917 £40,000 - 604
London +40 2,169 £60,000 +14.29% 390
North of England +94 1,006 £38,500 -3.75% 195
South East +80 679 £40,000 -11.11% 129
North West +61 542 £40,000 - 108
Midlands +66 534 £35,000 -6.67% 126
Yorkshire +121 414 £36,500 -14.12% 76
South West +124 306 £42,500 +6.25% 61
East of England +79 297 £51,500 +14.44% 60
West Midlands +39 286 £35,000 -6.67% 71
East Midlands +82 259 £35,000 - 54
Scotland 0 87 £45,000 -5.26% 23
North East +4 50 £37,500 +50.00% 11
Wales +6 17 £25,000 -13.79% 7
Northern Ireland -23 9 £40,000 -15.79% 3

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, 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 2,030 (39.17%) Agile Software Development
2 1,825 (35.21%) Amazon AWS
3 1,390 (26.82%) Analytics
4 1,356 (26.16%) JavaScript
5 1,349 (26.03%) Microsoft Azure
6 1,212 (23.38%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1,078 (20.80%) HTML
8 1,005 (19.39%) SQL
9 1,002 (19.33%) Java
10 971 (18.73%) C#
11 967 (18.66%) CSS
12 957 (18.46%) Python
13 939 (18.12%) Marketing
14 905 (17.46%) .NET
15 868 (16.75%) DevOps
16 849 (16.38%) Google Analytics
17 841 (16.23%) Microsoft
18 834 (16.09%) TDD
19 742 (14.32%) Linux
20 727 (14.03%) MVC
21 678 (13.08%) Git (software)
22 666 (12.85%) SQL Server
23 646 (12.46%) AngularJS
24 644 (12.43%) Degree
25 633 (12.21%) ASP.NET
26 627 (12.10%) Node.js
27 600 (11.58%) Software Engineering
28 597 (11.52%) Finance
29 590 (11.38%) RESTful
30 582 (11.23%) Docker

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
1 231 (4.46%) Apache Spark
2 188 (3.63%) Elasticsearch
3 176 (3.40%) CMS
4 157 (3.03%) Apache
5 109 (2.10%) WordPress
6 103 (1.99%) OpenStack
7 94 (1.81%) SAS
8 73 (1.41%) MS Exchange
9 58 (1.12%) Confluence
9 58 (1.12%) SharePoint
10 50 (0.96%) Drupal
11 47 (0.91%) Tomcat
12 44 (0.85%) nginx
13 38 (0.73%) Apache Solr
14 37 (0.71%) IIS
15 32 (0.62%) JBoss
16 29 (0.56%) Cloud Foundry
17 19 (0.37%) Skype for Business
18 18 (0.35%) IBM Notes
18 18 (0.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 212 (4.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 142 (2.74%) Microsoft Office
3 88 (1.70%) Photoshop
4 55 (1.06%) Adobe Illustrator
5 48 (0.93%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 45 (0.87%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 31 (0.60%) Microsoft Project
7 31 (0.60%) SPSS
8 23 (0.44%) InVision
9 10 (0.19%) InDesign
9 10 (0.19%) UXPin
10 7 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
11 6 (0.12%) Adobe Premiere
12 5 (0.096%) Adobe After Effects
12 5 (0.096%) Chatbot
13 3 (0.058%) MS Visio
14 2 (0.039%) AutoCAD
14 2 (0.039%) Mathematica
14 2 (0.039%) SketchUp
15 1 (0.019%) GIMP
Business Applications
1 74 (1.43%) Magento
2 71 (1.37%) WebTrends
3 36 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
4 24 (0.46%) Dynamics AX
5 19 (0.37%) Shopify
6 13 (0.25%) Payment Gateway
6 13 (0.25%) Unit4 Business World
7 9 (0.17%) Eloqua
7 9 (0.17%) iTrent
7 9 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
7 9 (0.17%) Sage 200
8 6 (0.12%) SessionCam
9 5 (0.096%) Adobe Campaign
9 5 (0.096%) Distributed Ledger
9 5 (0.096%) Dynamics NAV
10 4 (0.077%) SAP Business One
11 3 (0.058%) OpenCart
11 3 (0.058%) Unica
12 2 (0.039%) Salesforce.com CRM
12 2 (0.039%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 1,825 (35.21%) Amazon AWS
2 1,349 (26.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 1,212 (23.38%) Google Cloud Platform
4 849 (16.38%) Google Analytics
5 275 (5.31%) Google Play
6 266 (5.13%) AdWords
7 258 (4.98%) SaaS
8 237 (4.57%) PaaS
9 232 (4.48%) Office 365
10 227 (4.38%) IaaS
11 174 (3.36%) GitHub
12 156 (3.01%) G Suite
13 122 (2.35%) Adobe Analytics
14 118 (2.28%) Serverless
15 90 (1.74%) Cloud Computing
16 76 (1.47%) Slack
17 59 (1.14%) Amazon EC2
17 59 (1.14%) Google Tag Manager
18 58 (1.12%) AWS CloudFormation
19 53 (1.02%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 194 (3.74%) Firewall
2 151 (2.91%) Internet
3 141 (2.72%) DNS
4 132 (2.55%) VPN
5 118 (2.28%) HTTP
5 118 (2.28%) TCP/IP
6 91 (1.76%) DHCP
7 71 (1.37%) LAN
8 69 (1.33%) WAN
9 55 (1.06%) VoIP
10 50 (0.96%) SAN
11 48 (0.93%) SMS
12 42 (0.81%) Network Security
13 40 (0.77%) Wireless
14 36 (0.69%) MPLS
15 29 (0.56%) NAS
16 25 (0.48%) VLAN
17 24 (0.46%) Cisco ASA
17 24 (0.46%) Wi-Fi
18 23 (0.44%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 666 (12.85%) SQL Server
2 482 (9.30%) Big Data
3 470 (9.07%) MySQL
4 422 (8.14%) NoSQL
5 354 (6.83%) MongoDB
6 238 (4.59%) Hadoop
7 193 (3.72%) SQL Server 2014
8 182 (3.51%) Apache Cassandra
9 149 (2.87%) Data Warehouse
10 119 (2.30%) PostgreSQL
11 116 (2.24%) Power BI
12 110 (2.12%) Redis
13 103 (1.99%) Relational Database
14 99 (1.91%) BigQuery
15 88 (1.70%) SQL Server 2016
16 83 (1.60%) Apache Hive
17 74 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 63 (1.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
19 62 (1.20%) Data Lake
20 53 (1.02%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 678 (13.08%) Git (software)
2 345 (6.66%) Jenkins
3 239 (4.61%) JIRA
4 150 (2.89%) Visual Studio
5 149 (2.87%) Maven
6 139 (2.68%) Selenium
7 136 (2.62%) Subversion
8 125 (2.41%) TeamCity
9 115 (2.22%) Cucumber
10 114 (2.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 98 (1.89%) JUnit
12 96 (1.85%) Gradle
13 93 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
14 88 (1.70%) Grunt
15 87 (1.68%) gulp
16 78 (1.50%) webpack
17 72 (1.39%) Vagrant
18 65 (1.25%) Travis CI
19 63 (1.22%) Android Studio
20 61 (1.18%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 939 (18.12%) Marketing
2 597 (11.52%) Finance
3 410 (7.91%) Games
4 403 (7.78%) Retail
5 198 (3.82%) Banking
6 160 (3.09%) Advertising
7 96 (1.85%) Telecoms
8 83 (1.60%) Manufacturing
9 81 (1.56%) Publishing
10 42 (0.81%) Legal
11 41 (0.79%) Law
12 38 (0.73%) Electronics
13 34 (0.66%) Automotive
14 31 (0.60%) Billing
15 17 (0.33%) Investment Banking
15 17 (0.33%) Local Government
16 15 (0.29%) Retail Banking
17 14 (0.27%) Multimedia
18 13 (0.25%) Back Office
19 12 (0.23%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 2,051 (39.57%) Developer
2 546 (10.53%) .NET Developer
3 422 (8.14%) Architect
4 392 (7.56%) Analyst
5 362 (6.98%) Senior Developer
6 316 (6.10%) Java Developer
7 282 (5.44%) DevOps Engineer
8 214 (4.13%) Software Engineer
9 213 (4.11%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 211 (4.07%) Consultant
11 208 (4.01%) C# Developer
12 191 (3.69%) PHP Developer
13 186 (3.59%) JavaScript Developer
14 183 (3.53%) Junior
15 177 (3.42%) Cloud Architect
16 174 (3.36%) Software Developer
17 166 (3.20%) Android Developer
18 159 (3.07%) C# .NET Developer
18 159 (3.07%) Solutions Architect
19 143 (2.76%) Java Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1,078 (20.80%) HTML
2 967 (18.66%) CSS
3 905 (17.46%) .NET
4 646 (12.46%) AngularJS
5 633 (12.21%) ASP.NET
6 627 (12.10%) Node.js
7 590 (11.38%) RESTful
8 544 (10.50%) Web Services
9 431 (8.32%) HTML5
10 429 (8.28%) ASP.NET MVC
11 418 (8.06%) React
12 412 (7.95%) jQuery
13 331 (6.39%) CSS3
14 311 (6.00%) ASP.NET Web API
15 296 (5.71%) WCF
16 224 (4.32%) REST
17 214 (4.13%) ASP.NET MVC 5
18 208 (4.01%) XML
19 204 (3.94%) Spring
20 190 (3.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 514 (9.92%) Analytical Skills
2 474 (9.15%) User Experience
3 392 (7.56%) Social Media
4 355 (6.85%) Computer Science
5 348 (6.71%) Mobile App
6 195 (3.76%) Greenfield Project
7 183 (3.53%) iPhone
8 155 (2.99%) Public Cloud
9 142 (2.74%) BBC
10 140 (2.70%) Fintech
11 137 (2.64%) Algorithms
12 121 (2.33%) Data Centre
13 77 (1.49%) Management Information System
14 71 (1.37%) Smartphone
15 67 (1.29%) Enterprise Software
16 52 (1.00%) Blog
17 50 (0.96%) Private Cloud
18 49 (0.95%) Tandem
19 40 (0.77%) Graphic Design
19 40 (0.77%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 742 (14.32%) Linux
2 463 (8.93%) Android
3 459 (8.86%) Windows
4 218 (4.21%) Apple iOS
5 155 (2.99%) Windows Server
6 144 (2.78%) Unix
7 95 (1.83%) CentOS
8 87 (1.68%) Ubuntu
9 70 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 59 (1.14%) Windows 7
11 48 (0.93%) CoreOS
12 47 (0.91%) Windows Server 2008
13 46 (0.89%) Mac OS X
14 42 (0.81%) Windows Server 2012
15 31 (0.60%) Debian
16 29 (0.56%) Windows 10
17 22 (0.42%) Windows Server 2003
18 18 (0.35%) Windows XP
19 16 (0.31%) Mac OS
19 16 (0.31%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,030 (39.17%) Agile Software Development
2 1,390 (26.82%) Analytics
3 868 (16.75%) DevOps
4 834 (16.09%) TDD
5 727 (14.03%) MVC
6 600 (11.58%) Software Engineering
7 501 (9.67%) E-Commerce
8 476 (9.18%) Continuous Integration
9 440 (8.49%) BDD
10 425 (8.20%) Scrum
11 424 (8.18%) Web Development
12 416 (8.03%) Digital Marketing
13 405 (7.81%) Open Source
14 397 (7.66%) SEO
15 394 (7.60%) Microservices
16 365 (7.04%) Front End Development
17 331 (6.39%) OO
18 326 (6.29%) Machine Learning
19 324 (6.25%) Test Automation
20 308 (5.94%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1,356 (26.16%) JavaScript
2 1,005 (19.39%) SQL
3 1,002 (19.33%) Java
4 971 (18.73%) C#
5 957 (18.46%) Python
6 473 (9.13%) Ruby
7 462 (8.91%) PHP
8 221 (4.26%) Bash Shell
9 198 (3.82%) Go
9 198 (3.82%) Scala
10 189 (3.65%) C++
11 159 (3.07%) PowerShell
12 124 (2.39%) R
13 108 (2.08%) Objective-C
14 96 (1.85%) C
15 82 (1.58%) Perl
16 76 (1.47%) ES6
17 72 (1.39%) TypeScript
18 65 (1.25%) Apple Swift
19 61 (1.18%) F#
Qualifications
1 644 (12.43%) Degree
2 121 (2.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 89 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
4 76 (1.47%) Cisco Certification
5 69 (1.33%) Security Cleared
6 61 (1.18%) PhD
7 59 (1.14%) MCSE
8 45 (0.87%) PMI Certification
9 44 (0.85%) Master's Degree
10 34 (0.66%) CCNP
11 33 (0.64%) Numerate Degree
12 32 (0.62%) SC Cleared
13 31 (0.60%) CCNA
13 31 (0.60%) PMP
14 29 (0.56%) AWS Certification
15 27 (0.52%) Sun Certification
16 26 (0.50%) ISTQB
17 22 (0.42%) ISEB
18 21 (0.41%) CISSP
18 21 (0.41%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 179 (3.45%) QA
2 95 (1.83%) GCP
3 56 (1.08%) Data Quality
4 41 (0.79%) Actionable Recommendations
5 40 (0.77%) SLA
6 38 (0.73%) GDPR
7 19 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 18 (0.35%) PCI DSS
9 10 (0.19%) PMO
9 10 (0.19%) Solvency II
10 7 (0.14%) Cyber Essentials
10 7 (0.14%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 7 (0.14%) ISO 14001
10 7 (0.14%) ISO 9001
11 6 (0.12%) COBIT
12 5 (0.096%) MiFID
12 5 (0.096%) SEPA
13 4 (0.077%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 2 (0.039%) FATCA
14 2 (0.039%) PSD2
System Software
1 582 (11.23%) Docker
2 316 (6.10%) Active Directory
3 169 (3.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 115 (2.22%) Hyper-V
5 44 (0.85%) Virtual Machines
6 28 (0.54%) Ceph
6 28 (0.54%) XenApp
7 27 (0.52%) Apache Flume
8 24 (0.46%) HDFS
9 20 (0.39%) XenDesktop
10 19 (0.37%) Terminal Services
11 18 (0.35%) Microsoft App-V
11 18 (0.35%) Virtual Desktop
12 14 (0.27%) LXC
12 14 (0.27%) VirtualBox
12 14 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
13 12 (0.23%) KVM
14 11 (0.21%) vSphere
14 11 (0.21%) XenServer
15 6 (0.12%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 432 (8.33%) Puppet
2 412 (7.95%) Kubernetes
3 334 (6.44%) Opscode Chef
4 322 (6.21%) Ansible
5 215 (4.15%) Terraform
6 85 (1.64%) Kibana
7 56 (1.08%) Nagios
8 55 (1.06%) SCCM
9 41 (0.79%) Salt
10 40 (0.77%) Packer
11 33 (0.64%) Backup Exec
12 30 (0.58%) ZABBIX
13 27 (0.52%) Docker Swarm
14 26 (0.50%) Consul
15 25 (0.48%) Prometheus
16 21 (0.41%) Graphite
17 20 (0.39%) AirWatch
17 20 (0.39%) Mesos
17 20 (0.39%) Microsoft Intune
17 20 (0.39%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 841 (16.23%) Microsoft
2 567 (10.94%) Twitter
3 344 (6.64%) Apple
4 323 (6.23%) Facebook
5 310 (5.98%) VMware
6 271 (5.23%) Adobe
7 254 (4.90%) Tableau
8 181 (3.49%) Cisco
9 179 (3.45%) Oracle
10 177 (3.42%) IBM
11 152 (2.93%) Yahoo!
12 144 (2.78%) Sony
13 135 (2.60%) Salesforce.com
14 112 (2.16%) HP
15 100 (1.93%) Citrix
16 91 (1.76%) SAP
17 89 (1.72%) Red Hat
18 70 (1.35%) Talend
19 59 (1.14%) Omniture
20 58 (1.12%) Cloudera