Period
to 26 February 2020

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 26 February 2020 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
26 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 107 105 103
Rank change year-on-year -2 -2 +82
Permanent jobs citing Google 3,585 4,631 5,209
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.91% 3.06% 2.97%
As % of the Vendors category 6.95% 7.23% 6.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2,866 3,659 4,498
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +33.33% -5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £102,000 £97,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% +25.00% -

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 51,584 64,043 77,576
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.90% 42.31% 44.24%
Number of salaries quoted 39,538 49,409 61,582
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £81,250 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

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 26 February 2020.

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 26 February 2020. 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 -2 3,394 £62,500 +4.17% 979
London -4 2,030 £72,500 +3.57% 486
UK excluding London -5 1,484 £52,500 +5.00% 541
South East -3 418 £55,000 - 98
North of England -23 351 £50,000 +17.65% 200
Midlands +25 223 £55,000 - 84
South West -47 191 £52,500 +16.67% 61
North West -5 171 £54,486 +28.20% 114
East of England +37 167 £52,500 - 50
Yorkshire -11 163 £45,000 +5.88% 70
East Midlands +31 116 £70,000 +19.15% 33
West Midlands +22 106 £52,900 +5.80% 50
Scotland 0 85 £52,500 +7.69% 30
Wales +5 51 £42,000 +8.39% 14
North East +12 17 £54,486 +17.96% 16
Northern Ireland +16 8 £42,500 - 4
Channel Islands - 1 £47,500 -

For the 6 months to 26 February 2020, 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 1,963 (54.76%) GCP
2 1,925 (53.70%) AWS
3 1,477 (41.20%) Azure
4 1,259 (35.12%) Agile Software Development
5 1,093 (30.49%) Python
6 987 (27.53%) Analytics
7 971 (27.09%) DevOps
8 887 (24.74%) JavaScript
9 792 (22.09%) Java
10 717 (20.00%) Kubernetes
11 712 (19.86%) Finance
12 697 (19.44%) Docker
13 685 (19.11%) SQL
14 650 (18.13%) Software Engineering
15 527 (14.70%) Microsoft
16 522 (14.56%) Google Analytics
17 497 (13.86%) Linux
18 485 (13.53%) Web Services
19 462 (12.89%) Degree
20 447 (12.47%) CSS
21 446 (12.44%) Marketing
22 433 (12.08%) HTML
23 431 (12.02%) Terraform
24 427 (11.91%) Node.js
25 420 (11.72%) Scrum
26 415 (11.58%) Git (software)
27 382 (10.66%) Ansible
28 380 (10.60%) React
29 375 (10.46%) Continuous Integration
30 365 (10.18%) Big Data

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
1 257 (7.17%) Apache Spark
2 118 (3.29%) Elasticsearch
3 89 (2.48%) CMS
4 85 (2.37%) Apache
5 84 (2.34%) Apache Airflow
5 84 (2.34%) WordPress
6 61 (1.70%) OpenStack
7 56 (1.56%) Tomcat
8 50 (1.39%) Confluence
9 41 (1.14%) Cloud Foundry
10 34 (0.95%) Luigi
11 29 (0.81%) nginx
11 29 (0.81%) Skype for Business
11 29 (0.81%) WebLogic
12 24 (0.67%) JBoss
13 23 (0.64%) SharePoint
14 20 (0.56%) Smallworld
15 19 (0.53%) Apache Solr
16 18 (0.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 15 (0.42%) SAS
Applications
1 131 (3.65%) Microsoft Office
2 103 (2.87%) Microsoft Excel
3 33 (0.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 26 (0.73%) AutoCAD
5 20 (0.56%) Photoshop
6 16 (0.45%) InVision
7 15 (0.42%) Chatbot
7 15 (0.42%) Sketch
8 13 (0.36%) Adobe Illustrator
9 12 (0.33%) MS Visio
10 10 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 9 (0.25%) Adobe XD
11 9 (0.25%) SPSS
12 7 (0.20%) Gliffy
13 6 (0.17%) SketchUp
14 5 (0.14%) Adobe Premiere
14 5 (0.14%) Figma
14 5 (0.14%) Zeplin
15 2 (0.056%) Adobe After Effects
15 2 (0.056%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 35 (0.98%) FINCAD Analytics
1 35 (0.98%) Magento
2 14 (0.39%) WebTrends
3 12 (0.33%) Shopify
4 11 (0.31%) HFM
5 10 (0.28%) Oracle FAH
6 9 (0.25%) Adobe Campaign
7 8 (0.22%) Distributed Ledger
8 7 (0.20%) Payment Gateway
9 6 (0.17%) NetSuite
9 6 (0.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 5 (0.14%) SessionCam
11 4 (0.11%) Dynamics CRM
11 4 (0.11%) Oracle EBS
11 4 (0.11%) SAP ERP
11 4 (0.11%) SAP S/4HANA
12 3 (0.084%) CA PPM
12 3 (0.084%) Eloqua
12 3 (0.084%) Oracle Applications
12 3 (0.084%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 1,963 (54.76%) GCP
2 1,925 (53.70%) AWS
3 1,477 (41.20%) Azure
4 522 (14.56%) Google Analytics
5 189 (5.27%) G Suite
6 183 (5.10%) SaaS
7 176 (4.91%) Office 365
8 135 (3.77%) Cloud Computing
9 134 (3.74%) Power Platform
10 132 (3.68%) PaaS
11 126 (3.51%) GitHub
12 117 (3.26%) IaaS
13 113 (3.15%) AWS CloudFormation
14 110 (3.07%) Serverless
15 94 (2.62%) Google Play
16 92 (2.57%) Adobe Analytics
17 76 (2.12%) OpenShift
18 69 (1.92%) Amazon EMR
19 65 (1.81%) Amazon EC2
20 64 (1.79%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 192 (5.36%) Firewall
2 123 (3.43%) DNS
3 116 (3.24%) Internet
4 83 (2.32%) WAN
5 80 (2.23%) VPN
6 71 (1.98%) TCP/IP
7 48 (1.34%) LAN
8 47 (1.31%) DHCP
9 42 (1.17%) Skype
10 37 (1.03%) Network Security
11 32 (0.89%) MPLS
11 32 (0.89%) SAN
11 32 (0.89%) VoIP
12 30 (0.84%) DMZ
13 29 (0.81%) Unified Communications
14 23 (0.64%) BGP
15 22 (0.61%) OSPF
16 21 (0.59%) Broadband
17 20 (0.56%) GPON
18 18 (0.50%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 365 (10.18%) Big Data
2 269 (7.50%) SQL Server
3 258 (7.20%) NoSQL
4 241 (6.72%) PostgreSQL
5 238 (6.64%) Hadoop
6 232 (6.47%) Data Warehouse
7 210 (5.86%) BigQuery
8 197 (5.50%) MySQL
9 175 (4.88%) Amazon Redshift
10 165 (4.60%) Relational Database
11 129 (3.60%) Power BI
12 110 (3.07%) MongoDB
13 106 (2.96%) Amazon Athena
14 84 (2.34%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 73 (2.04%) Neo4j
16 70 (1.95%) Apache Hive
17 63 (1.76%) Looker
18 61 (1.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 56 (1.56%) Redis
20 45 (1.26%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 415 (11.58%) Git (software)
2 353 (9.85%) Jenkins
3 199 (5.55%) JIRA
4 92 (2.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 76 (2.12%) GitLab
6 74 (2.06%) Maven
7 71 (1.98%) webpack
8 67 (1.87%) Bitbucket
9 64 (1.79%) Vagrant
10 62 (1.73%) Selenium
11 55 (1.53%) TeamCity
12 48 (1.34%) Team Foundation Server
13 43 (1.20%) Cucumber
14 39 (1.09%) Sonatype Nexus
15 35 (0.98%) Gradle
15 35 (0.98%) gulp
15 35 (0.98%) JMeter
15 35 (0.98%) JUnit
16 34 (0.95%) Ant
16 34 (0.95%) SoapUI
General
1 712 (19.86%) Finance
2 446 (12.44%) Marketing
3 292 (8.15%) Retail
4 289 (8.06%) Banking
5 157 (4.38%) Front Office
6 109 (3.04%) Advertising
7 98 (2.73%) Games
8 94 (2.62%) Public Sector
9 90 (2.51%) Telecoms
10 85 (2.37%) Investment Banking
11 81 (2.26%) Manufacturing
12 67 (1.87%) Automotive
13 60 (1.67%) Law
14 57 (1.59%) Publishing
15 37 (1.03%) Billing
16 24 (0.67%) Police
17 19 (0.53%) Electronics
18 18 (0.50%) Financial Institution
19 13 (0.36%) Local Government
20 12 (0.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 839 (23.40%) Developer
2 381 (10.63%) Architect
3 292 (8.15%) DevOps Engineer
4 259 (7.22%) Software Engineer
5 250 (6.97%) Analyst
6 231 (6.44%) Data Engineer
7 184 (5.13%) Consultant
8 157 (4.38%) Cloud Engineer
9 149 (4.16%) Senior Developer
10 139 (3.88%) Cloud Architect
11 138 (3.85%) Java Developer
12 126 (3.51%) Solutions Architect
13 107 (2.98%) Full Stack Developer
14 94 (2.62%) Software Developer
15 93 (2.59%) AWS Engineer
16 92 (2.57%) JavaScript Developer
17 87 (2.43%) Python Engineer
18 83 (2.32%) Python Developer
19 81 (2.26%) Senior Software Engineer
20 79 (2.20%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 485 (13.53%) Web Services
2 447 (12.47%) CSS
3 433 (12.08%) HTML
4 427 (11.91%) Node.js
5 380 (10.60%) React
6 343 (9.57%) AngularJS
7 269 (7.50%) .NET
8 194 (5.41%) REST
9 186 (5.19%) Vue.js
10 175 (4.88%) Kafka
11 157 (4.38%) HTML5
12 155 (4.32%) Spring
13 135 (3.77%) RESTful
14 113 (3.15%) J2EE
15 105 (2.93%) jQuery
16 104 (2.90%) JSON
17 101 (2.82%) CSS3
18 97 (2.71%) ASP.NET
19 91 (2.54%) .NET Core
20 79 (2.20%) GraphQL
Miscellaneous
1 331 (9.23%) Analytical Skills
2 284 (7.92%) User Experience
3 243 (6.78%) Public Cloud
4 201 (5.61%) Mobile App
5 153 (4.27%) Cloud Native
6 145 (4.04%) Fixed Income
6 145 (4.04%) Hedge funds
7 140 (3.91%) Derivative
7 140 (3.91%) Equities
8 126 (3.51%) Greenfield Project
9 108 (3.01%) Self-Motivation
10 103 (2.87%) Data Centre
11 101 (2.82%) Social Media
12 95 (2.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 84 (2.34%) Algorithms
14 74 (2.06%) Data Structures
15 72 (2.01%) Enterprise Software
16 70 (1.95%) Management Information System
17 66 (1.84%) Blog
18 60 (1.67%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 497 (13.86%) Linux
2 353 (9.85%) Windows
3 186 (5.19%) Android
4 129 (3.60%) Apple iOS
5 119 (3.32%) Unix
6 100 (2.79%) Windows Server
7 47 (1.31%) Windows Server 2012
8 43 (1.20%) CentOS
9 42 (1.17%) Ubuntu
10 41 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 40 (1.12%) Windows 10
12 38 (1.06%) Windows 7
13 30 (0.84%) Mac OS
14 29 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
15 14 (0.39%) Debian
15 14 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
16 11 (0.31%) CoreOS
16 11 (0.31%) Kali Linux
17 9 (0.25%) Windows 8
17 9 (0.25%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,259 (35.12%) Agile Software Development
2 987 (27.53%) Analytics
3 971 (27.09%) DevOps
4 650 (18.13%) Software Engineering
5 420 (11.72%) Scrum
6 375 (10.46%) Continuous Integration
7 358 (9.99%) Microservices
8 348 (9.71%) Problem-Solving
9 340 (9.48%) Data Science
10 318 (8.87%) Artificial Intelligence
11 310 (8.65%) TDD
12 306 (8.54%) Open Source
13 304 (8.48%) Migration
14 291 (8.12%) Computer Science
15 288 (8.03%) Mentoring
16 279 (7.78%) Machine Learning
17 272 (7.59%) Business Intelligence
18 257 (7.17%) ETL
19 241 (6.72%) Decision-Making
20 232 (6.47%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1,093 (30.49%) Python
2 887 (24.74%) JavaScript
3 792 (22.09%) Java
4 685 (19.11%) SQL
5 330 (9.21%) C#
6 219 (6.11%) Bash Shell
7 207 (5.77%) Go
8 187 (5.22%) C++
9 181 (5.05%) PHP
10 172 (4.80%) Scala
11 142 (3.96%) PowerShell
12 135 (3.77%) Ruby
13 107 (2.98%) TypeScript
14 103 (2.87%) Kotlin
15 100 (2.79%) R
16 93 (2.59%) C
17 75 (2.09%) Java 8
18 57 (1.59%) ES6
19 49 (1.37%) T-SQL
20 45 (1.26%) Perl
Qualifications
1 462 (12.89%) Degree
2 134 (3.74%) Computer Science Degree
3 61 (1.70%) Security Cleared
4 58 (1.62%) PhD
5 48 (1.34%) SC Cleared
6 45 (1.26%) Master's Degree
7 38 (1.06%) AWS Certification
8 37 (1.03%) Cisco Certification
9 36 (1.00%) Microsoft Certification
10 34 (0.95%) CISSP
11 30 (0.84%) CCNA
12 21 (0.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 19 (0.53%) PMI Certification
14 17 (0.47%) MCSE
15 16 (0.45%) ISTQB
15 16 (0.45%) MBA
16 15 (0.42%) Analytics IQ
17 14 (0.39%) RHCE
18 13 (0.36%) CCNP
19 11 (0.31%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 162 (4.52%) QA
2 45 (1.26%) GDPR
3 34 (0.95%) Data Quality
4 31 (0.86%) SLA
5 29 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 20 (0.56%) PCI DSS
7 8 (0.22%) Cyber Essentials
7 8 (0.22%) ISO 31000
8 4 (0.11%) Actionable Recommendations
8 4 (0.11%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
8 4 (0.11%) SEPA
8 4 (0.11%) WCAG
9 3 (0.084%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 3 (0.084%) PMO
10 2 (0.056%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 2 (0.056%) NIST
10 2 (0.056%) NIST 800
11 1 (0.028%) GxP
11 1 (0.028%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 697 (19.44%) Docker
2 134 (3.74%) Active Directory
3 113 (3.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 57 (1.59%) VirtualBox
5 45 (1.26%) Hyper-V
6 30 (0.84%) Virtual Machines
7 21 (0.59%) XenApp
8 20 (0.56%) Firmware
9 17 (0.47%) Xen
10 15 (0.42%) HDFS
11 14 (0.39%) Microsoft App-V
12 10 (0.28%) XenDesktop
13 9 (0.25%) vSphere
14 6 (0.17%) VMware Workstation
15 5 (0.14%) Snort
16 4 (0.11%) Citrix Hypervisor
16 4 (0.11%) OpenAM
16 4 (0.11%) OpenDJ
16 4 (0.11%) OpenIDM
16 4 (0.11%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 717 (20.00%) Kubernetes
2 431 (12.02%) Terraform
3 382 (10.66%) Ansible
4 254 (7.09%) Puppet
5 200 (5.58%) Opscode Chef
6 78 (2.18%) Docker Swarm
7 45 (1.26%) Salt
8 40 (1.12%) Packer
8 40 (1.12%) SCCM
9 38 (1.06%) Nagios
10 33 (0.92%) Grafana
10 33 (0.92%) ZABBIX
11 32 (0.89%) Mesos
12 31 (0.86%) Prometheus
12 31 (0.86%) WSUS
13 23 (0.64%) Rancher
14 21 (0.59%) HP Quality Center
15 20 (0.56%) Single Sign-On
16 18 (0.50%) Consul
17 16 (0.45%) Kibana
Vendors
1 527 (14.70%) Microsoft
2 201 (5.61%) Tableau
3 180 (5.02%) Adobe
4 176 (4.91%) Oracle
5 143 (3.99%) VMware
6 127 (3.54%) IBM
7 101 (2.82%) Facebook
8 100 (2.79%) Salesforce.com
9 88 (2.45%) Cisco
10 78 (2.18%) Apple
11 68 (1.90%) Red Hat
11 68 (1.90%) Splunk
12 62 (1.73%) Hortonworks
13 61 (1.70%) Cloudera
14 59 (1.65%) SAP
14 59 (1.65%) Talend
15 56 (1.56%) Teradata
16 51 (1.42%) Informatica
17 43 (1.20%) HP
18 39 (1.09%) Citrix