Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 November 2017 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
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 127 200 181
Rank change year-on-year +73 -19 +16
Permanent jobs citing Google 4696 3236 4072
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.61% 1.70% 1.87%
As % of the Vendors category 5.85% 3.89% 4.10%
Number of salaries quoted 4046 2708 3424
UK median annual salary £48,250 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.58% +11.76% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year - +3.90% -3.75%

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 80305 83199 99306
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.58% 43.83% 45.66%
Number of salaries quoted 62150 67122 80909
UK median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 November 2017. 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 +76 4493 £47,500 - 544
UK excluding London +111 2504 £40,000 - 336
London +41 2100 £60,000 +9.09% 217
North of England +101 837 £40,000 +6.67% 109
South East +78 549 £37,500 -11.76% 67
North West +58 463 £40,000 +6.67% 57
Midlands +59 438 £35,000 -4.76% 87
Yorkshire +133 347 £38,500 -13.24% 49
East of England +96 301 £50,000 +11.11% 40
South West +90 278 £47,500 +18.75% 24
West Midlands +57 239 £35,000 - 37
East Midlands +62 210 £35,000 -17.65% 46
Scotland +24 74 £55,000 +15.79% 8
Wales +32 32 £27,500 -5.17%
North East +18 27 £45,000 +40.63% 3
Northern Ireland -19 12 £43,750 - 1

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing Google also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Google.

1 1773 (37.76%) Agile Software Development
2 1458 (31.05%) Amazon AWS
3 1315 (28.00%) Analytics
4 1178 (25.09%) JavaScript
5 1076 (22.91%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1007 (21.44%) Microsoft Azure
7 995 (21.19%) HTML
8 980 (20.87%) Java
9 963 (20.51%) Marketing
10 898 (19.12%) Google Analytics
11 891 (18.97%) CSS
12 870 (18.53%) Python
13 815 (17.36%) C#
14 803 (17.10%) TDD
15 780 (16.61%) .NET
16 771 (16.42%) SQL
17 726 (15.46%) DevOps
18 693 (14.76%) Finance
19 671 (14.29%) SQL Server
20 665 (14.16%) MVC
21 652 (13.88%) Microsoft
22 630 (13.42%) Linux
23 597 (12.71%) Degree
24 582 (12.39%) Git (software)
25 574 (12.22%) AngularJS
26 567 (12.07%) RESTful
27 555 (11.82%) Node.js
28 554 (11.80%) Android
29 552 (11.75%) ASP.NET
30 518 (11.03%) 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
1 214 (4.56%) Apache Spark
2 198 (4.22%) Elasticsearch
3 175 (3.73%) CMS
4 154 (3.28%) Apache
5 108 (2.30%) OpenStack
6 102 (2.17%) WordPress
7 74 (1.58%) Confluence
8 70 (1.49%) SAS
9 53 (1.13%) nginx
10 50 (1.06%) Tomcat
11 45 (0.96%) SharePoint
12 40 (0.85%) IIS
13 33 (0.70%) Apache Solr
14 30 (0.64%) Drupal
15 29 (0.62%) JBoss
16 28 (0.60%) Skype for Business
17 25 (0.53%) MS Exchange
18 24 (0.51%) WebLogic
19 19 (0.40%) Jetty
20 17 (0.36%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 234 (4.98%) Microsoft Excel
2 129 (2.75%) Microsoft Office
3 71 (1.51%) Photoshop
4 53 (1.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 46 (0.98%) Adobe Illustrator
6 45 (0.96%) SPSS
7 31 (0.66%) Microsoft Project
8 28 (0.60%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 22 (0.47%) InVision
10 11 (0.23%) InDesign
10 11 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
11 9 (0.19%) Moqups
12 6 (0.13%) Chatbot
13 5 (0.11%) SPSS Modeler
14 4 (0.085%) Adobe After Effects
14 4 (0.085%) Adobe Premiere
15 3 (0.064%) AutoCAD
16 2 (0.043%) Mathematica
17 1 (0.021%) Final Cut Pro
17 1 (0.021%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 74 (1.58%) Magento
2 64 (1.36%) WebTrends
3 25 (0.53%) Adobe Campaign
4 22 (0.47%) Dynamics CRM
5 17 (0.36%) Payment Gateway
6 15 (0.32%) SessionCam
6 15 (0.32%) Shopify
7 13 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
8 12 (0.26%) Eloqua
9 9 (0.19%) Unit4 Business World
10 8 (0.17%) iTrent
10 8 (0.17%) OpenCart
11 7 (0.15%) Salesforce.com CRM
12 6 (0.13%) Revive Adserver
12 6 (0.13%) Sage 200
12 6 (0.13%) SAP Business One
13 5 (0.11%) Social Studio
14 4 (0.085%) Abakus
14 4 (0.085%) Dynamics NAV
15 3 (0.064%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 1458 (31.05%) Amazon AWS
2 1076 (22.91%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1007 (21.44%) Microsoft Azure
4 898 (19.12%) Google Analytics
5 385 (8.20%) Google Play
6 239 (5.09%) SaaS
7 229 (4.88%) AdWords
8 184 (3.92%) PaaS
9 182 (3.88%) G Suite
10 169 (3.60%) IaaS
11 164 (3.49%) Office 365
12 160 (3.41%) GitHub
13 149 (3.17%) Adobe Analytics
14 84 (1.79%) Google Tag Manager
15 83 (1.77%) Cloud Computing
16 55 (1.17%) Slack
17 48 (1.02%) AWS CloudFormation
18 44 (0.94%) IBM Cloud
19 37 (0.79%) Amazon EC2
19 37 (0.79%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 151 (3.22%) Firewall
1 151 (3.22%) Internet
2 126 (2.68%) DNS
3 88 (1.87%) DHCP
3 88 (1.87%) TCP/IP
4 67 (1.43%) LAN
5 66 (1.41%) HTTP
6 64 (1.36%) VPN
7 52 (1.11%) WAN
8 50 (1.06%) SAN
9 38 (0.81%) VoIP
10 33 (0.70%) WLAN
11 31 (0.66%) Wi-Fi
12 28 (0.60%) SMS
13 27 (0.57%) ATM
14 25 (0.53%) NAS
15 22 (0.47%) Fibre Channel
15 22 (0.47%) iSCSI
15 22 (0.47%) Wireless
16 20 (0.43%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 671 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 421 (8.97%) MySQL
3 392 (8.35%) Big Data
3 392 (8.35%) NoSQL
4 258 (5.49%) MongoDB
5 229 (4.88%) Hadoop
6 214 (4.56%) SQL Server 2014
7 159 (3.39%) Apache Cassandra
8 137 (2.92%) Relational Database
9 127 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
10 124 (2.64%) PostgreSQL
11 117 (2.49%) Redis
12 107 (2.28%) BigQuery
13 94 (2.00%) SQL Server 2016
14 59 (1.26%) Apache Hive
15 52 (1.11%) Power BI
16 50 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 48 (1.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 45 (0.96%) Amazon Redshift
18 45 (0.96%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 582 (12.39%) Git (software)
2 336 (7.16%) Jenkins
3 268 (5.71%) JIRA
4 145 (3.09%) Subversion
5 133 (2.83%) Maven
6 130 (2.77%) Selenium
7 128 (2.73%) JUnit
8 126 (2.68%) TeamCity
9 120 (2.56%) Gradle
10 105 (2.24%) Android Studio
11 99 (2.11%) Vagrant
12 85 (1.81%) Visual Studio
13 84 (1.79%) Grunt
14 82 (1.75%) Cucumber
14 82 (1.75%) Team Foundation Server
15 80 (1.70%) gulp
16 79 (1.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 57 (1.21%) Xcode
18 52 (1.11%) Mockito
19 49 (1.04%) Appium
General
1 963 (20.51%) Marketing
2 693 (14.76%) Finance
3 411 (8.75%) Games
4 346 (7.37%) Retail
5 206 (4.39%) Banking
6 199 (4.24%) Telecoms
7 167 (3.56%) Manufacturing
8 161 (3.43%) Advertising
9 156 (3.32%) Electronics
10 112 (2.39%) Publishing
11 46 (0.98%) Billing
12 41 (0.87%) Legal
13 30 (0.64%) Investment Banking
14 20 (0.43%) Law
15 19 (0.40%) Back Office
16 18 (0.38%) Automotive
17 17 (0.36%) Brand Awareness
18 16 (0.34%) Multimedia
19 15 (0.32%) Local Government
20 13 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1870 (39.82%) Developer
2 484 (10.31%) .NET Developer
3 405 (8.62%) Analyst
4 324 (6.90%) Senior Developer
5 319 (6.79%) Architect
6 278 (5.92%) Java Developer
7 231 (4.92%) DevOps Engineer
8 217 (4.62%) Android Developer
9 199 (4.24%) Consultant
10 198 (4.22%) Software Engineer
11 189 (4.02%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 183 (3.90%) JavaScript Developer
13 181 (3.85%) Cloud Architect
14 176 (3.75%) Junior
15 156 (3.32%) PHP Developer
16 147 (3.13%) C# Developer
17 141 (3.00%) Full Stack Developer
18 139 (2.96%) Digital Developer
19 132 (2.81%) Junior Developer
19 132 (2.81%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 995 (21.19%) HTML
2 891 (18.97%) CSS
3 780 (16.61%) .NET
4 574 (12.22%) AngularJS
5 567 (12.07%) RESTful
6 555 (11.82%) Node.js
7 552 (11.75%) ASP.NET
8 479 (10.20%) Web Services
9 402 (8.56%) ASP.NET MVC
10 392 (8.35%) jQuery
11 390 (8.30%) HTML5
12 368 (7.84%) React
13 305 (6.49%) WCF
14 300 (6.39%) CSS3
15 265 (5.64%) ASP.NET Web API
16 223 (4.75%) ASP.NET MVC 5
16 223 (4.75%) Spring
17 200 (4.26%) KnockoutJS
18 183 (3.90%) XML
19 177 (3.77%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 464 (9.88%) Analytical Skills
2 434 (9.24%) Mobile App
3 415 (8.84%) Social Media
4 399 (8.50%) User Experience
5 366 (7.79%) Computer Science
6 203 (4.32%) Greenfield Project
7 167 (3.56%) iPhone
8 161 (3.43%) Public Cloud
9 140 (2.98%) BBC
10 132 (2.81%) Fintech
11 127 (2.70%) Algorithms
12 72 (1.53%) Management Information System
13 69 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
14 64 (1.36%) Data Centre
15 61 (1.30%) Smartphone
16 46 (0.98%) iPad
17 45 (0.96%) Blog
18 42 (0.89%) Virtual Team
19 39 (0.83%) Client/Server
19 39 (0.83%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 630 (13.42%) Linux
2 554 (11.80%) Android
3 440 (9.37%) Windows
4 225 (4.79%) Apple iOS
5 159 (3.39%) Unix
6 117 (2.49%) Windows Server
7 87 (1.85%) CentOS
7 87 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
8 84 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 66 (1.41%) Ubuntu
10 57 (1.21%) Windows Server 2008
11 44 (0.94%) Mac OS X
12 43 (0.92%) CoreOS
13 42 (0.89%) Windows XP
14 37 (0.79%) Windows 8
15 36 (0.77%) Windows Server 2003
16 34 (0.72%) Windows 7
17 31 (0.66%) Windows 10
18 18 (0.38%) Debian
19 16 (0.34%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1773 (37.76%) Agile Software Development
2 1315 (28.00%) Analytics
3 803 (17.10%) TDD
4 726 (15.46%) DevOps
5 665 (14.16%) MVC
6 485 (10.33%) Digital Marketing
7 480 (10.22%) E-Commerce
8 468 (9.97%) Software Engineering
9 432 (9.20%) Scrum
10 430 (9.16%) BDD
11 423 (9.01%) SEO
12 418 (8.90%) Continuous Integration
13 411 (8.75%) Web Development
14 369 (7.86%) Business Intelligence
15 363 (7.73%) OO
16 339 (7.22%) Microservices
17 324 (6.90%) Open Source
18 314 (6.69%) Machine Learning
19 306 (6.52%) Android Development
20 303 (6.45%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1178 (25.09%) JavaScript
2 980 (20.87%) Java
3 870 (18.53%) Python
4 815 (17.36%) C#
5 771 (16.42%) SQL
6 450 (9.58%) Ruby
7 447 (9.52%) PHP
8 251 (5.34%) C++
9 177 (3.77%) Go
10 175 (3.73%) Bash Shell
11 159 (3.39%) Scala
12 152 (3.24%) C
13 115 (2.45%) R
14 102 (2.17%) Objective-C
15 94 (2.00%) PowerShell
16 81 (1.72%) Perl
17 73 (1.55%) Shell Script
18 72 (1.53%) F#
19 60 (1.28%) ES6
20 58 (1.24%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 597 (12.71%) Degree
2 131 (2.79%) Computer Science Degree
3 81 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
4 77 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
5 65 (1.38%) MCSE
6 58 (1.24%) PhD
7 56 (1.19%) CCNA
8 46 (0.98%) CCNP
9 39 (0.83%) MCP
10 37 (0.79%) DBS Check
11 35 (0.75%) Master's Degree
12 31 (0.66%) A+ Certification
12 31 (0.66%) CISSP
13 30 (0.64%) Security Cleared
14 25 (0.53%) ISEB
15 24 (0.51%) Numerate Degree
15 24 (0.51%) SC Cleared
16 23 (0.49%) CISM
16 23 (0.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 21 (0.45%) (ISC)2 CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 199 (4.24%) QA
2 82 (1.75%) GCP
3 49 (1.04%) SLA
4 47 (1.00%) Actionable Recommendations
5 40 (0.85%) Data Quality
6 28 (0.60%) GDPR
7 18 (0.38%) PCI DSS
8 16 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 9 (0.19%) COBIT
10 7 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 5 (0.11%) Solvency II
12 4 (0.085%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
13 3 (0.064%) Cyber Essentials
13 3 (0.064%) MiFID
13 3 (0.064%) PMO
13 3 (0.064%) SSAE 16
14 2 (0.043%) ISO 9001
15 1 (0.021%) HIPAA
15 1 (0.021%) HL7
15 1 (0.021%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 518 (11.03%) Docker
2 228 (4.86%) Active Directory
3 159 (3.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 137 (2.92%) Hyper-V
5 32 (0.68%) VMware ESXi
6 31 (0.66%) Virtual Machines
7 20 (0.43%) vSphere
8 18 (0.38%) Terminal Services
8 18 (0.38%) XenApp
9 17 (0.36%) Microsoft App-V
9 17 (0.36%) XenDesktop
10 16 (0.34%) HDFS
11 15 (0.32%) XenServer
12 14 (0.30%) Ceph
13 11 (0.23%) KVM
14 10 (0.21%) vCloud
15 9 (0.19%) VirtualBox
16 8 (0.17%) LXC
16 8 (0.17%) Varnish
17 6 (0.13%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 400 (8.52%) Puppet
2 360 (7.67%) Ansible
3 334 (7.11%) Kubernetes
4 315 (6.71%) Opscode Chef
5 151 (3.22%) Terraform
6 81 (1.72%) Kibana
6 81 (1.72%) Nagios
7 51 (1.09%) SCCM
8 46 (0.98%) Packer
9 37 (0.79%) Mesos
10 34 (0.72%) Grafana
10 34 (0.72%) Graphite
11 31 (0.66%) Salt
12 28 (0.60%) ZABBIX
13 26 (0.55%) Prometheus
14 24 (0.51%) logstash
15 23 (0.49%) SCOM
16 18 (0.38%) Docker Swarm
17 15 (0.32%) Backup Exec
18 12 (0.26%) Consul
Vendors
1 652 (13.88%) Microsoft
2 374 (7.96%) Twitter
3 344 (7.33%) Facebook
4 322 (6.86%) Apple
5 297 (6.32%) Adobe
6 295 (6.28%) VMware
7 187 (3.98%) Tableau
8 159 (3.39%) SAP
9 150 (3.19%) Cisco
10 145 (3.09%) Yahoo!
11 141 (3.00%) Oracle
12 136 (2.90%) Sony
13 132 (2.81%) Citrix
14 115 (2.45%) IBM
15 114 (2.43%) Salesforce.com
16 104 (2.21%) HP
17 88 (1.87%) Red Hat
18 73 (1.55%) Rackspace
19 69 (1.47%) Omniture
20 51 (1.09%) Splunk