Period
to 16 July 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 16 July 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
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 110 171 199
Rank change year-on-year +61 +28 +1
Permanent jobs citing Google 5,104 3,723 3,476
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.90% 2.10% 1.71%
As % of the Vendors category 6.58% 4.72% 3.79%
Number of salaries quoted 4,262 3,047 3,062
UK median annual salary £49,750 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.50% +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £78,750 £75,000
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 77,543 78,831 91,618
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.06% 44.40% 45.04%
Number of salaries quoted 60,438 62,359 74,596
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +1.19% +1.20% +3.75%

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 16 July 2018.

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 16 July 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 +66 4,929 £50,000 - 764
UK excluding London +86 2,754 £40,000 - 464
London +25 2,275 £62,500 +13.64% 345
North of England +56 924 £40,000 - 136
South East +92 679 £40,000 +6.67% 110
Midlands +87 484 £35,000 -6.67% 66
North West +26 465 £40,000 - 77
Yorkshire +95 421 £40,000 - 49
West Midlands +96 284 £34,000 -2.86% 33
South West +57 278 £41,000 -13.68% 54
East of England +68 272 £55,000 +22.22% 53
East Midlands +61 200 £35,000 -15.15% 33
Scotland +18 82 £39,000 -22.00% 25
North East -20 37 £37,500 +15.38% 10
Wales +2 24 £45,000 +36.21% 11
Northern Ireland 0 11 £50,000 +5.26% 8
Channel Islands - 3 £45,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 16 July 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 2,171 (42.54%) Amazon AWS
2 2,007 (39.32%) Agile Software Development
3 1,705 (33.41%) Microsoft Azure
4 1,571 (30.78%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1,245 (24.39%) Analytics
6 1,152 (22.57%) Python
7 1,127 (22.08%) DevOps
8 1,096 (21.47%) Java
9 1,091 (21.38%) JavaScript
10 992 (19.44%) SQL
11 956 (18.73%) HTML
12 918 (17.99%) C#
13 908 (17.79%) .NET
14 853 (16.71%) Microsoft
15 826 (16.18%) Marketing
15 826 (16.18%) Docker
16 812 (15.91%) CSS
17 802 (15.71%) Linux
18 781 (15.30%) Google Analytics
19 735 (14.40%) TDD
20 695 (13.62%) SQL Server
21 690 (13.52%) Finance
22 671 (13.15%) Continuous Integration
23 651 (12.75%) Software Engineering
24 635 (12.44%) Degree
24 635 (12.44%) MVC
25 618 (12.11%) Git (software)
26 588 (11.52%) AngularJS
27 575 (11.27%) Windows
28 567 (11.11%) Kubernetes

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
1 273 (5.35%) Elasticsearch
2 251 (4.92%) Apache Spark
3 191 (3.74%) CMS
4 128 (2.51%) Apache
4 128 (2.51%) OpenStack
5 112 (2.19%) WordPress
6 108 (2.12%) Tomcat
7 96 (1.88%) MS Exchange
8 93 (1.82%) SharePoint
9 76 (1.49%) IIS
10 57 (1.12%) Cloud Foundry
11 54 (1.06%) Confluence
12 53 (1.04%) WebSphere
13 50 (0.98%) SAS
14 49 (0.96%) WebLogic
15 40 (0.78%) Drupal
16 35 (0.69%) JBoss
17 32 (0.63%) nginx
18 30 (0.59%) Ethereum
19 25 (0.49%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 149 (2.92%) Microsoft Excel
2 135 (2.64%) Microsoft Office
3 134 (2.63%) Photoshop
4 72 (1.41%) Adobe Illustrator
5 38 (0.74%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 35 (0.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 29 (0.57%) InDesign
8 20 (0.39%) InVision
9 19 (0.37%) SPSS
10 13 (0.25%) UXPin
11 12 (0.24%) Microsoft Project
12 11 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
13 9 (0.18%) OmniGraffle
14 8 (0.16%) Adobe After Effects
14 8 (0.16%) Pixate
15 7 (0.14%) Adobe Premiere
16 4 (0.078%) MS Visio
17 2 (0.039%) Acrobat
17 2 (0.039%) Fireworks
17 2 (0.039%) Maya
Business Applications
1 40 (0.78%) Magento
2 21 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
3 16 (0.31%) WebTrends
4 15 (0.29%) Ripple
5 12 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
6 8 (0.16%) Abakus
6 8 (0.16%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 8 (0.16%) SAP S/4HANA
7 7 (0.14%) Eloqua
8 6 (0.12%) Oracle EBS R12
8 6 (0.12%) Oracle ERP
8 6 (0.12%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 4 (0.078%) Adobe Campaign
9 4 (0.078%) Distributed Ledger
9 4 (0.078%) Dynamics NAV
9 4 (0.078%) Oracle EBS
9 4 (0.078%) Payment Gateway
9 4 (0.078%) Shopify
9 4 (0.078%) Sprinklr
10 3 (0.059%) iTrent
Cloud Services
1 2,171 (42.54%) Amazon AWS
2 1,705 (33.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 1,571 (30.78%) Google Cloud Platform
4 781 (15.30%) Google Analytics
5 284 (5.56%) Office 365
6 214 (4.19%) PaaS
7 211 (4.13%) AdWords
8 208 (4.08%) IaaS
9 203 (3.98%) SaaS
10 200 (3.92%) G Suite
11 177 (3.47%) Google Play
12 155 (3.04%) GitHub
13 133 (2.61%) Serverless
14 115 (2.25%) Adobe Analytics
15 109 (2.14%) Cloud Computing
16 108 (2.12%) IBM Cloud
17 99 (1.94%) AWS CloudFormation
18 88 (1.72%) Amazon S3
18 88 (1.72%) Google Tag Manager
19 86 (1.68%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 226 (4.43%) Firewall
2 191 (3.74%) DNS
3 139 (2.72%) VPN
4 135 (2.64%) HTTP
5 130 (2.55%) Internet
6 127 (2.49%) TCP/IP
7 117 (2.29%) DHCP
8 100 (1.96%) WAN
9 77 (1.51%) LAN
10 76 (1.49%) SAN
11 75 (1.47%) Network Security
12 56 (1.10%) VoIP
13 53 (1.04%) Wireless
14 50 (0.98%) NAS
15 49 (0.96%) MPLS
16 45 (0.88%) VLAN
17 41 (0.80%) Cisco ASA
18 39 (0.76%) WLAN
19 33 (0.65%) Cisco IOS
20 32 (0.63%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 695 (13.62%) SQL Server
2 424 (8.31%) NoSQL
3 417 (8.17%) MySQL
4 385 (7.54%) Big Data
5 345 (6.76%) MongoDB
6 279 (5.47%) Hadoop
7 186 (3.64%) Apache Cassandra
8 175 (3.43%) SQL Server 2016
9 164 (3.21%) PostgreSQL
10 147 (2.88%) Relational Database
11 125 (2.45%) Redis
12 111 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
13 91 (1.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 84 (1.65%) Apache Hive
15 81 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 80 (1.57%) Power BI
17 73 (1.43%) Blockchain
18 71 (1.39%) Amazon Redshift
19 69 (1.35%) BigQuery
20 61 (1.20%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 618 (12.11%) Git (software)
2 520 (10.19%) Jenkins
3 282 (5.53%) JIRA
4 212 (4.15%) Selenium
5 209 (4.09%) TeamCity
6 161 (3.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 143 (2.80%) Maven
8 140 (2.74%) Visual Studio
9 128 (2.51%) Cucumber
10 117 (2.29%) Subversion
11 109 (2.14%) Team Foundation Server
11 109 (2.14%) Vagrant
12 96 (1.88%) Octopus Deploy
13 76 (1.49%) Gradle
14 70 (1.37%) gulp
15 66 (1.29%) SoapUI
16 64 (1.25%) Appium
17 62 (1.21%) Travis CI
17 62 (1.21%) webpack
18 59 (1.16%) Grunt
General
1 826 (16.18%) Marketing
2 690 (13.52%) Finance
3 447 (8.76%) Retail
4 323 (6.33%) Games
5 132 (2.59%) Advertising
6 121 (2.37%) Banking
7 119 (2.33%) Manufacturing
8 107 (2.10%) Telecoms
9 58 (1.14%) Publishing
10 45 (0.88%) Automotive
10 45 (0.88%) Electronics
10 45 (0.88%) Law
11 36 (0.71%) German Language
12 33 (0.65%) Legal
13 30 (0.59%) Brand Awareness
14 26 (0.51%) Italian Language
15 25 (0.49%) Local Government
16 22 (0.43%) Front Office
17 20 (0.39%) Back Office
18 17 (0.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1,784 (34.95%) Developer
2 516 (10.11%) Architect
3 443 (8.68%) .NET Developer
4 379 (7.43%) Analyst
5 359 (7.03%) DevOps Engineer
6 329 (6.45%) Senior Developer
7 302 (5.92%) Java Developer
8 231 (4.53%) Cloud Architect
9 225 (4.41%) Software Engineer
10 218 (4.27%) C# Developer
11 206 (4.04%) Solutions Architect
12 180 (3.53%) Consultant
13 169 (3.31%) Software Developer
14 165 (3.23%) Junior
15 156 (3.06%) PHP Developer
16 153 (3.00%) C# .NET Developer
17 150 (2.94%) Cloud Engineer
18 145 (2.84%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
19 129 (2.53%) Java Engineer
20 127 (2.49%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 956 (18.73%) HTML
2 908 (17.79%) .NET
3 812 (15.91%) CSS
4 588 (11.52%) AngularJS
5 550 (10.78%) Web Services
6 531 (10.40%) Node.js
7 507 (9.93%) ASP.NET
8 385 (7.54%) React
9 383 (7.50%) RESTful
10 369 (7.23%) ASP.NET MVC
11 321 (6.29%) REST
12 315 (6.17%) HTML5
13 309 (6.05%) ASP.NET Web API
14 283 (5.54%) jQuery
15 228 (4.47%) XML
16 223 (4.37%) WCF
17 221 (4.33%) CSS3
18 205 (4.02%) Spring
19 185 (3.62%) Kafka
20 172 (3.37%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 519 (10.17%) User Experience
2 513 (10.05%) Analytical Skills
3 424 (8.31%) Computer Science
4 294 (5.76%) Mobile App
5 293 (5.74%) Social Media
6 248 (4.86%) Self-Motivation
7 217 (4.25%) Public Cloud
8 174 (3.41%) Fintech
9 141 (2.76%) Data Centre
10 139 (2.72%) Greenfield Project
11 137 (2.68%) Enterprise Software
12 130 (2.55%) Algorithms
13 127 (2.49%) iPhone
14 88 (1.72%) Management Information System
15 87 (1.70%) Blog
16 81 (1.59%) BBC
17 71 (1.39%) Private Cloud
18 62 (1.21%) Cloud Native
19 51 (1.00%) Linux Command Line
20 49 (0.96%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 802 (15.71%) Linux
2 575 (11.27%) Windows
3 353 (6.92%) Android
4 192 (3.76%) Windows Server
5 171 (3.35%) Unix
6 163 (3.19%) Apple iOS
7 89 (1.74%) Windows 7
8 78 (1.53%) Ubuntu
9 74 (1.45%) CentOS
9 74 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
10 67 (1.31%) Mac OS X
11 64 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 48 (0.94%) Windows Server 2012
13 46 (0.90%) Windows 10
14 41 (0.80%) Debian
15 38 (0.74%) Mac OS
16 35 (0.69%) CoreOS
17 20 (0.39%) Windows 8
18 11 (0.22%) DC/OS
19 10 (0.20%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,007 (39.32%) Agile Software Development
2 1,245 (24.39%) Analytics
3 1,127 (22.08%) DevOps
4 735 (14.40%) TDD
5 671 (13.15%) Continuous Integration
6 651 (12.75%) Software Engineering
7 635 (12.44%) MVC
8 516 (10.11%) Scrum
9 486 (9.52%) Problem-Solving
10 456 (8.93%) Microservices
11 437 (8.56%) Open Source
12 401 (7.86%) Test Automation
13 399 (7.82%) E-Commerce
14 369 (7.23%) BDD
14 369 (7.23%) SEO
15 350 (6.86%) Digital Marketing
16 348 (6.82%) Web Development
17 333 (6.52%) OO
18 303 (5.94%) Configuration Management
19 267 (5.23%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 1,152 (22.57%) Python
2 1,096 (21.47%) Java
3 1,091 (21.38%) JavaScript
4 992 (19.44%) SQL
5 918 (17.99%) C#
6 448 (8.78%) Ruby
7 433 (8.48%) PHP
8 276 (5.41%) Bash Shell
9 271 (5.31%) Go
10 240 (4.70%) PowerShell
11 198 (3.88%) C++
12 193 (3.78%) Scala
13 130 (2.55%) C
14 126 (2.47%) Java 8
15 119 (2.33%) T-SQL
16 107 (2.10%) Perl
17 104 (2.04%) TypeScript
18 88 (1.72%) R
19 81 (1.59%) Kotlin
20 72 (1.41%) F#
Qualifications
1 635 (12.44%) Degree
2 155 (3.04%) Computer Science Degree
3 88 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
3 88 (1.72%) Security Cleared
4 83 (1.63%) Cisco Certification
5 79 (1.55%) PhD
6 76 (1.49%) Master's Degree
7 56 (1.10%) CCIE
8 47 (0.92%) AWS Certification
8 47 (0.92%) MCSE
9 42 (0.82%) CCNP
10 41 (0.80%) CCNA
11 39 (0.76%) ISTQB
12 36 (0.71%) PMI Certification
12 36 (0.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 33 (0.65%) ISEB
13 33 (0.65%) Numerate Degree
14 24 (0.47%) CCIE Data Center
14 24 (0.47%) CCIE Service Provider
14 24 (0.47%) EMC Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 232 (4.55%) GCP
2 223 (4.37%) QA
3 74 (1.45%) SLA
4 29 (0.57%) Data Quality
4 29 (0.57%) GDPR
5 17 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 12 (0.24%) PCI DSS
7 9 (0.18%) Cyber Essentials
8 8 (0.16%) PMO
9 7 (0.14%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 6 (0.12%) ISO 14001
10 6 (0.12%) ISO 9001
11 5 (0.098%) Actionable Recommendations
11 5 (0.098%) MiFID
12 4 (0.078%) SEPA
13 3 (0.059%) Solvency II
14 2 (0.039%) COBIT
15 1 (0.020%) GMP
15 1 (0.020%) Val IT
15 1 (0.020%) WCAG
System Software
1 826 (16.18%) Docker
2 345 (6.76%) Active Directory
3 191 (3.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 109 (2.14%) Hyper-V
5 46 (0.90%) VirtualBox
6 45 (0.88%) XenApp
7 36 (0.71%) Virtual Machines
8 31 (0.61%) XenDesktop
9 28 (0.55%) vSphere
10 27 (0.53%) Apache Flume
11 25 (0.49%) HDFS
11 25 (0.49%) Microsoft App-V
11 25 (0.49%) Xen
12 22 (0.43%) XenServer
13 19 (0.37%) KVM
14 17 (0.33%) Virtual Desktop
15 14 (0.27%) Terminal Services
15 14 (0.27%) VMware ESXi
16 12 (0.24%) LXC
17 10 (0.20%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 567 (11.11%) Kubernetes
2 506 (9.91%) Puppet
3 443 (8.68%) Ansible
4 426 (8.35%) Opscode Chef
5 363 (7.11%) Terraform
6 127 (2.49%) Kibana
7 86 (1.68%) Nagios
8 85 (1.67%) Salt
9 77 (1.51%) SCCM
10 66 (1.29%) Prometheus
11 54 (1.06%) Backup Exec
12 53 (1.04%) Docker Swarm
13 52 (1.02%) Packer
14 43 (0.84%) ZABBIX
15 39 (0.76%) Graphite
16 28 (0.55%) Rancher
16 28 (0.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
17 25 (0.49%) AirWatch
17 25 (0.49%) Consul
18 24 (0.47%) Grafana
Vendors
1 853 (16.71%) Microsoft
2 522 (10.23%) Twitter
3 327 (6.41%) VMware
4 268 (5.25%) Adobe
5 256 (5.02%) Facebook
6 237 (4.64%) Cisco
7 234 (4.58%) Apple
8 215 (4.21%) IBM
9 213 (4.17%) Oracle
10 159 (3.12%) Tableau
11 142 (2.78%) SAP
12 136 (2.66%) Salesforce.com
13 131 (2.57%) HP
14 119 (2.33%) Red Hat
15 101 (1.98%) Citrix
16 90 (1.76%) Splunk
17 89 (1.74%) Cloudera
18 84 (1.65%) Talend
19 81 (1.59%) Sony
20 75 (1.47%) Yahoo!