Period
to 18 August 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 18 August 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
18 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 169 193 194
Rank change year-on-year +24 +1 -7
Permanent jobs citing Google 3782 3408 3800
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.14% 1.72% 1.75%
As % of the Vendors category 4.80% 3.88% 3.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3169 3001 2968
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,450 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £68,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £39,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.91% -1.88% +6.67%

Google is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 78802 87888 100934
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 44.52% 44.47% 46.46%
Number of salaries quoted 61462 71484 81467
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 £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.41% +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 18 August 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 18 August 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 +20 3626 £50,000 +11.11% 431
London +45 1980 £57,500 +4.55% 173
UK excluding London +39 1725 £40,000 +1.91% 262
North of England +34 618 £40,000 +6.67% 100
South East +23 389 £37,000 -7.50% 44
North West +1 372 £40,000 +6.67% 61
Midlands -12 243 £36,000 +2.86% 48
Yorkshire +53 203 £40,000 - 36
South West +26 199 £55,000 +29.41% 41
East of England +19 198 £47,500 -5.00% 24
West Midlands -6 140 £35,000 +7.69% 27
East Midlands -7 102 £40,000 -5.88% 20
Scotland +27 44 £57,500 +70.37% 4
North East +33 43 £37,062 +5.89% 3
Wales +33 29 £30,750 -23.13% 1
Northern Ireland - 8 £55,000 -

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 1289 (34.08%) Agile Software Development
2 1210 (31.99%) Amazon AWS
3 1159 (30.65%) Analytics
4 987 (26.10%) Google Cloud Platform
5 863 (22.82%) Google Analytics
6 831 (21.97%) Java
7 824 (21.79%) JavaScript
8 820 (21.68%) Marketing
9 758 (20.04%) Microsoft Azure
10 742 (19.62%) Python
11 725 (19.17%) HTML
12 695 (18.38%) TDD
13 643 (17.00%) SQL
14 631 (16.68%) CSS
15 626 (16.55%) Finance
16 610 (16.13%) DevOps
17 580 (15.34%) .NET
18 574 (15.18%) C#
19 569 (15.04%) Microsoft
20 557 (14.73%) SQL Server
20 557 (14.73%) Git (software)
21 513 (13.56%) Android
22 511 (13.51%) Degree
23 491 (12.98%) Linux
24 458 (12.11%) Windows
25 457 (12.08%) MVC
26 456 (12.06%) Node.js
27 437 (11.55%) Docker
28 433 (11.45%) Digital Marketing
29 422 (11.16%) Business Intelligence

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
1 187 (4.94%) Apache Spark
2 168 (4.44%) CMS
2 168 (4.44%) Elasticsearch
3 110 (2.91%) Apache
4 84 (2.22%) WordPress
5 80 (2.12%) OpenStack
6 79 (2.09%) Confluence
7 58 (1.53%) Apache Solr
8 54 (1.43%) SAS
9 51 (1.35%) IIS
10 45 (1.19%) SharePoint
11 42 (1.11%) Tomcat
12 40 (1.06%) nginx
13 33 (0.87%) WebSphere
14 27 (0.71%) Drupal
15 26 (0.69%) JBoss
16 25 (0.66%) MS Exchange
17 22 (0.58%) WebLogic
18 21 (0.56%) EPiServer
19 19 (0.50%) Jetty
Applications
1 214 (5.66%) Microsoft Excel
2 128 (3.38%) Microsoft Office
3 70 (1.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 61 (1.61%) Photoshop
5 42 (1.11%) SPSS
6 31 (0.82%) Adobe Illustrator
7 18 (0.48%) InVision
7 18 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
8 16 (0.42%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 13 (0.34%) InDesign
10 11 (0.29%) Moqups
11 10 (0.26%) Microsoft Project
12 5 (0.13%) SPSS Modeler
13 4 (0.11%) Chatbot
13 4 (0.11%) Weka
14 3 (0.079%) MS Visio
14 3 (0.079%) OmniGraffle
14 3 (0.079%) UXPin
15 2 (0.053%) Autodesk Flame
16 1 (0.026%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 48 (1.27%) Magento
2 42 (1.11%) Adobe Campaign
3 27 (0.71%) WebTrends
4 18 (0.48%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 18 (0.48%) SessionCam
5 16 (0.42%) Eloqua
6 15 (0.40%) Payment Gateway
7 13 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
8 11 (0.29%) Social Studio
9 10 (0.26%) OpenCart
10 9 (0.24%) Fredhopper
11 6 (0.16%) Revive Adserver
11 6 (0.16%) Sage 200
12 4 (0.11%) FastStats
13 3 (0.079%) Exchequer
13 3 (0.079%) NetSuite
13 3 (0.079%) Oracle Retail
14 2 (0.053%) SAP Business One
14 2 (0.053%) SAP Hybris
14 2 (0.053%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 1210 (31.99%) Amazon AWS
2 987 (26.10%) Google Cloud Platform
3 863 (22.82%) Google Analytics
4 758 (20.04%) Microsoft Azure
5 328 (8.67%) Google Play
6 206 (5.45%) G Suite
7 194 (5.13%) SaaS
8 145 (3.83%) IaaS
9 143 (3.78%) PaaS
10 137 (3.62%) Adobe Analytics
11 133 (3.52%) AdWords
12 128 (3.38%) GitHub
12 128 (3.38%) Office 365
13 97 (2.56%) Google Tag Manager
14 59 (1.56%) Cloud Computing
15 44 (1.16%) IBM Cloud
16 41 (1.08%) AWS CloudFormation
17 39 (1.03%) Amazon EC2
18 37 (0.98%) CloudBees
18 37 (0.98%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 179 (4.73%) Internet
2 125 (3.31%) DNS
2 125 (3.31%) Firewall
3 81 (2.14%) DHCP
4 55 (1.45%) HTTP
5 54 (1.43%) LAN
6 51 (1.35%) TCP/IP
7 42 (1.11%) SAN
8 41 (1.08%) WLAN
9 37 (0.98%) VPN
10 36 (0.95%) VoIP
10 36 (0.95%) WAN
11 31 (0.82%) SSL
12 27 (0.71%) Wi-Fi
13 18 (0.48%) BGP
13 18 (0.48%) NAS
13 18 (0.48%) Network Security
14 17 (0.45%) iSCSI
14 17 (0.45%) Wireless
15 14 (0.37%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 557 (14.73%) SQL Server
2 351 (9.28%) NoSQL
3 337 (8.91%) Big Data
4 288 (7.62%) MySQL
5 225 (5.95%) Hadoop
6 215 (5.68%) MongoDB
7 209 (5.53%) SQL Server 2014
8 163 (4.31%) Apache Cassandra
9 142 (3.75%) Data Warehouse
10 135 (3.57%) Relational Database
11 115 (3.04%) PostgreSQL
12 113 (2.99%) BigQuery
13 106 (2.80%) SQL Server 2016
14 100 (2.64%) Redis
15 74 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 69 (1.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 64 (1.69%) Apache Hive
18 59 (1.56%) HBase
18 59 (1.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 48 (1.27%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 557 (14.73%) Git (software)
2 305 (8.06%) Jenkins
3 287 (7.59%) JIRA
4 138 (3.65%) TeamCity
5 119 (3.15%) Subversion
6 110 (2.91%) Maven
7 108 (2.86%) Selenium
8 105 (2.78%) Vagrant
9 103 (2.72%) Team Foundation Server
10 93 (2.46%) Android Studio
11 77 (2.04%) Gradle
11 77 (2.04%) JUnit
12 76 (2.01%) Visual Studio
13 73 (1.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 70 (1.85%) Grunt
15 69 (1.82%) Cucumber
16 68 (1.80%) gulp
17 59 (1.56%) Octopus Deploy
18 53 (1.40%) Mockito
19 48 (1.27%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 820 (21.68%) Marketing
2 626 (16.55%) Finance
3 334 (8.83%) Games
4 272 (7.19%) Retail
5 216 (5.71%) Telecoms
6 190 (5.02%) Electronics
7 188 (4.97%) Manufacturing
8 169 (4.47%) Advertising
9 126 (3.33%) Banking
10 99 (2.62%) Publishing
11 40 (1.06%) Legal
12 32 (0.85%) Investment Banking
13 29 (0.77%) Billing
14 22 (0.58%) Law
15 20 (0.53%) French Language
15 20 (0.53%) Local Government
16 17 (0.45%) Automotive
16 17 (0.45%) Back Office
17 14 (0.37%) Financial Institution
18 13 (0.34%) German Language
Job Titles
1 1401 (37.04%) Developer
2 414 (10.95%) Analyst
3 334 (8.83%) .NET Developer
4 242 (6.40%) Architect
5 240 (6.35%) Senior Developer
6 211 (5.58%) Android Developer
7 206 (5.45%) DevOps Engineer
8 173 (4.57%) Java Developer
9 169 (4.47%) Consultant
10 148 (3.91%) Software Engineer
11 139 (3.68%) Junior
12 137 (3.62%) Cloud Architect
13 120 (3.17%) C# Developer
13 120 (3.17%) JavaScript Developer
14 119 (3.15%) Cloud Engineer
15 112 (2.96%) Full Stack Developer
16 100 (2.64%) Web Developer
17 97 (2.56%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
18 96 (2.54%) Junior Developer
19 93 (2.46%) Digital Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 725 (19.17%) HTML
2 631 (16.68%) CSS
3 580 (15.34%) .NET
4 456 (12.06%) Node.js
5 420 (11.11%) AngularJS
6 370 (9.78%) ASP.NET
7 351 (9.28%) RESTful
8 346 (9.15%) Web Services
9 316 (8.36%) ASP.NET MVC
10 276 (7.30%) HTML5
11 274 (7.24%) WCF
12 245 (6.48%) jQuery
13 238 (6.29%) React
14 200 (5.29%) CSS3
15 194 (5.13%) ASP.NET Web API
16 180 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 174 (4.60%) KnockoutJS
18 170 (4.49%) JSON
19 157 (4.15%) REST
20 156 (4.12%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 401 (10.60%) Analytical Skills
2 356 (9.41%) Mobile App
3 351 (9.28%) User Experience
4 334 (8.83%) Computer Science
5 314 (8.30%) Social Media
6 153 (4.05%) Greenfield Project
7 134 (3.54%) Public Cloud
8 130 (3.44%) iPhone
9 126 (3.33%) BBC
10 100 (2.64%) Enterprise Software
10 100 (2.64%) Fintech
11 84 (2.22%) Algorithms
12 81 (2.14%) Management Information System
13 64 (1.69%) iPad
14 50 (1.32%) Blog
15 46 (1.22%) Data Centre
16 44 (1.16%) Hybrid Cloud
17 39 (1.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 37 (0.98%) Client/Server
19 35 (0.93%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 513 (13.56%) Android
2 491 (12.98%) Linux
3 458 (12.11%) Windows
4 231 (6.11%) Apple iOS
5 142 (3.75%) Unix
6 97 (2.56%) Windows Server
7 93 (2.46%) Windows Server 2012
8 59 (1.56%) Mac OS X
9 55 (1.45%) Windows 7
10 54 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
11 53 (1.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 48 (1.27%) CentOS
13 44 (1.16%) Windows 10
14 42 (1.11%) CoreOS
15 37 (0.98%) Windows 8
16 36 (0.95%) Windows XP
17 33 (0.87%) Ubuntu
18 23 (0.61%) Mac OS
19 21 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
20 16 (0.42%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 1289 (34.08%) Agile Software Development
2 1159 (30.65%) Analytics
3 695 (18.38%) TDD
4 610 (16.13%) DevOps
5 457 (12.08%) MVC
6 433 (11.45%) Digital Marketing
7 422 (11.16%) Business Intelligence
8 421 (11.13%) E-Commerce
9 405 (10.71%) Scrum
10 369 (9.76%) BDD
11 358 (9.47%) Continuous Integration
12 340 (8.99%) Software Engineering
13 323 (8.54%) SEO
14 316 (8.36%) Open Source
15 312 (8.25%) OO
16 299 (7.91%) Web Development
17 277 (7.32%) Android Development
18 265 (7.01%) Machine Learning
19 248 (6.56%) Web Application Development
20 233 (6.16%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 831 (21.97%) Java
2 824 (21.79%) JavaScript
3 742 (19.62%) Python
4 643 (17.00%) SQL
5 574 (15.18%) C#
6 364 (9.62%) Ruby
7 344 (9.10%) PHP
8 228 (6.03%) C++
9 161 (4.26%) Scala
10 160 (4.23%) Go
11 153 (4.05%) C
12 148 (3.91%) Bash Shell
13 118 (3.12%) R
14 85 (2.25%) Objective-C
15 72 (1.90%) T-SQL
16 71 (1.88%) F#
17 65 (1.72%) Shell Script
18 64 (1.69%) PowerShell
19 58 (1.53%) Apple Swift
20 57 (1.51%) Perl
Qualifications
1 511 (13.51%) Degree
2 132 (3.49%) Computer Science Degree
3 96 (2.54%) Microsoft Certification
4 68 (1.80%) Cisco Certification
5 63 (1.67%) MCSE
6 57 (1.51%) CCNA
7 50 (1.32%) CCNP
8 47 (1.24%) MCP
9 46 (1.22%) DBS Check
10 38 (1.00%) Security Cleared
11 36 (0.95%) A+ Certification
12 34 (0.90%) SC Cleared
13 33 (0.87%) PhD
14 31 (0.82%) Master's Degree
15 23 (0.61%) CISSP
15 23 (0.61%) Numerate Degree
16 18 (0.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 17 (0.45%) CISM
18 16 (0.42%) (ISC)2 CCSP
19 11 (0.29%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 164 (4.34%) QA
2 78 (2.06%) SLA
3 51 (1.35%) GCP
4 27 (0.71%) Data Quality
5 14 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 10 (0.26%) PCI DSS
6 10 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 10 (0.26%) SSAE 16
7 9 (0.24%) GDPR
8 8 (0.21%) COBIT
9 6 (0.16%) Actionable Recommendations
10 4 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 4 (0.11%) PMO
11 3 (0.079%) Cyber Essentials
12 2 (0.053%) ISO 9001
13 1 (0.026%) Disclosure Scotland
13 1 (0.026%) HL7
13 1 (0.026%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 437 (11.55%) Docker
2 202 (5.34%) Active Directory
3 116 (3.07%) VMware Infrastructure
4 97 (2.56%) Hyper-V
5 36 (0.95%) VMware ESXi
6 27 (0.71%) Virtual Machines
7 20 (0.53%) Microsoft App-V
7 20 (0.53%) vCloud
8 15 (0.40%) HDFS
8 15 (0.40%) KVM
8 15 (0.40%) VirtualBox
9 14 (0.37%) Terminal Services
9 14 (0.37%) vSphere
10 12 (0.32%) XenApp
11 11 (0.29%) Shibboleth
11 11 (0.29%) Varnish
12 9 (0.24%) XenDesktop
13 7 (0.19%) Xen
14 6 (0.16%) XenServer
15 5 (0.13%) LXC
Systems Management
1 353 (9.33%) Puppet
2 310 (8.20%) Ansible
3 288 (7.62%) Kubernetes
4 268 (7.09%) Opscode Chef
5 106 (2.80%) Terraform
6 93 (2.46%) Nagios
7 77 (2.04%) Kibana
8 49 (1.30%) Graphite
9 41 (1.08%) SCCM
10 35 (0.93%) Mesos
11 31 (0.82%) Packer
11 31 (0.82%) Prometheus
12 28 (0.74%) Grafana
13 27 (0.71%) logstash
14 25 (0.66%) Salt
15 24 (0.63%) ZABBIX
16 20 (0.53%) CA Service Virtualization
17 18 (0.48%) Docker Swarm
17 18 (0.48%) SCOM
18 17 (0.45%) Zipkin
Vendors
1 569 (15.04%) Microsoft
2 299 (7.91%) Facebook
3 276 (7.30%) Adobe
4 224 (5.92%) VMware
5 219 (5.79%) Apple
6 177 (4.68%) SAP
7 147 (3.89%) IBM
8 140 (3.70%) Tableau
9 128 (3.38%) Cisco
10 119 (3.15%) Yahoo!
11 118 (3.12%) Salesforce.com
12 117 (3.09%) Oracle
13 113 (2.99%) Sony
14 99 (2.62%) Citrix
15 84 (2.22%) New Relic
16 76 (2.01%) HP
17 74 (1.96%) Rackspace
18 68 (1.80%) Optimizely
18 68 (1.80%) Twitter
19 64 (1.69%) Red Hat