Period
to 4 June 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 4 June 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
4 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 102 106 110
Rank change year-on-year +4 +4 +65
Permanent jobs citing Google 2,590 4,342 5,018
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 2.97% 3.04% 2.93%
As % of the Vendors category 7.19% 7.17% 6.65%
Number of salaries quoted 2,148 3,621 4,475
Median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +20.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £108,750 £97,500 £83,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £50,860 £40,000
% change year-on-year +8.14% +27.15% -

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 36,027 60,522 75,423
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.36% 42.37% 44.05%
Number of salaries quoted 27,434 46,246 58,858
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +4.17% +2.13%
10th Percentile £29,500 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £81,250 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.41%

Google
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Google in the UK

Google
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Google.

Salary trend for Google in the UK

Google
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Google over the 6 months to 4 June 2020.

Salary histogram for Google in the UK

Google
Top 18 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 4 June 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 +5 2,424 £65,000 +8.33% 255
London 0 1,491 £75,000 +7.14% 99
UK excluding London -6 1,035 £55,000 +8.14% 170
South East -12 315 £60,000 - 38
North of England -26 225 £50,000 +11.11% 56
Midlands +59 161 £55,000 - 28
Work from Home -53 115 £70,000 - 33
South West -24 114 £52,500 +16.67% 17
North West -24 111 £56,430 +15.16% 27
Yorkshire -3 107 £47,500 +5.56% 25
East of England +37 105 £53,750 +2.38% 17
West Midlands +35 84 £52,700 -4.18% 12
Scotland +10 78 £55,000 - 8
East Midlands +58 76 £55,000 +22.22% 16
Wales -9 21 £42,500 +13.33% 4
Northern Ireland +30 15 £50,000 +28.21% 2
North East +5 7 £57,500 +15.00% 4
Channel Islands -4 1 £47,500 -

For the 6 months to 4 June 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 1,522 (58.76%) GCP
2 1,503 (58.03%) AWS
3 1,204 (46.49%) Azure
4 964 (37.22%) Agile Software Development
5 844 (32.59%) Python
6 802 (30.97%) DevOps
7 639 (24.67%) JavaScript
8 635 (24.52%) Java
9 594 (22.93%) Analytics
10 585 (22.59%) Kubernetes
11 579 (22.36%) Finance
12 528 (20.39%) Docker
13 495 (19.11%) SQL
14 487 (18.80%) Software Engineering
15 424 (16.37%) Microsoft
16 392 (15.14%) Web Services
17 356 (13.75%) Linux
18 354 (13.67%) Microservices
19 348 (13.44%) React
20 344 (13.28%) Terraform
21 336 (12.97%) Scrum
22 324 (12.51%) AngularJS
23 321 (12.39%) HTML
24 320 (12.36%) CSS
25 313 (12.08%) Google Analytics
26 299 (11.54%) Node.js
27 287 (11.08%) Jenkins
27 287 (11.08%) Windows
28 283 (10.93%) Git (software)
29 266 (10.27%) Degree

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
1 160 (6.18%) Apache Spark
2 126 (4.86%) Apache
3 50 (1.93%) CMS
3 50 (1.93%) Tomcat
4 45 (1.74%) Apache Airflow
5 42 (1.62%) Elasticsearch
5 42 (1.62%) WordPress
6 41 (1.58%) Cloud Foundry
7 33 (1.27%) Confluence
7 33 (1.27%) OpenStack
8 29 (1.12%) Skype for Business
9 27 (1.04%) IIS
10 22 (0.85%) WebLogic
11 20 (0.77%) WebSphere
12 17 (0.66%) Luigi
12 17 (0.66%) nginx
13 15 (0.58%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 13 (0.50%) Apache Solr
14 13 (0.50%) SharePoint
15 11 (0.42%) Smallworld
Applications
1 93 (3.59%) Microsoft Office
2 59 (2.28%) Microsoft Excel
3 29 (1.12%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 18 (0.69%) AutoCAD
5 17 (0.66%) Photoshop
5 17 (0.66%) Sketch
6 14 (0.54%) InVision
7 13 (0.50%) Adobe Illustrator
8 12 (0.46%) Figma
9 10 (0.39%) MS Visio
10 8 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 8 (0.31%) Zeplin
11 7 (0.27%) Gliffy
11 7 (0.27%) Marvel
11 7 (0.27%) SketchUp
12 5 (0.19%) Adobe XD
13 4 (0.15%) Adobe Premiere
13 4 (0.15%) Chatbot
14 2 (0.077%) Spreadsheet
14 2 (0.077%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 28 (1.08%) Magento
2 12 (0.46%) Shopify
3 9 (0.35%) WebTrends
4 6 (0.23%) SAP S/4HANA
5 5 (0.19%) Eloqua
5 5 (0.19%) HFM
5 5 (0.19%) Oracle FAH
6 4 (0.15%) NetSuite
6 4 (0.15%) Payment Gateway
7 3 (0.12%) Adobe Campaign
7 3 (0.12%) Oracle Applications
7 3 (0.12%) SAP ERP
8 2 (0.077%) Eikon
8 2 (0.077%) Markit EDM
8 2 (0.077%) Oracle EBS
8 2 (0.077%) Oracle Payables
8 2 (0.077%) Oracle Receivables
8 2 (0.077%) SAP BPC
8 2 (0.077%) SAP Hybris
8 2 (0.077%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 1,522 (58.76%) GCP
2 1,503 (58.03%) AWS
3 1,204 (46.49%) Azure
4 313 (12.08%) Google Analytics
5 167 (6.45%) Serverless
6 165 (6.37%) SaaS
7 144 (5.56%) PaaS
8 122 (4.71%) AWS Lambda
9 117 (4.52%) Amazon ECS
10 113 (4.36%) IaaS
11 102 (3.94%) G Suite
11 102 (3.94%) Power Platform
12 99 (3.82%) AWS CloudFormation
13 98 (3.78%) Office 365
14 93 (3.59%) Cloud Computing
15 74 (2.86%) GitHub
16 67 (2.59%) Apigee
17 62 (2.39%) Amazon EC2
17 62 (2.39%) OpenShift
18 58 (2.24%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 95 (3.67%) Firewall
2 72 (2.78%) DNS
3 53 (2.05%) Skype
4 48 (1.85%) VPN
5 44 (1.70%) Internet
5 44 (1.70%) WAN
6 36 (1.39%) SAN
6 36 (1.39%) TCP/IP
7 33 (1.27%) DHCP
8 30 (1.16%) LAN
9 22 (0.85%) DMZ
10 19 (0.73%) Network Security
10 19 (0.73%) VoIP
11 17 (0.66%) iSCSI
12 16 (0.62%) H.323
13 15 (0.58%) HTTP
14 13 (0.50%) BGP
15 12 (0.46%) Cisco ASA
15 12 (0.46%) Cisco IOS
16 11 (0.42%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 259 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 222 (8.57%) Big Data
3 211 (8.15%) MySQL
4 205 (7.92%) PostgreSQL
5 182 (7.03%) Data Warehouse
6 176 (6.80%) NoSQL
7 156 (6.02%) BigQuery
8 147 (5.68%) Amazon Redshift
9 146 (5.64%) Hadoop
10 126 (4.86%) Relational Database
11 101 (3.90%) Power BI
12 96 (3.71%) MongoDB
13 50 (1.93%) Neo4j
14 47 (1.81%) Amazon Athena
15 46 (1.78%) Apache Hive
16 43 (1.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 40 (1.54%) Looker
18 38 (1.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
19 36 (1.39%) Apache Cassandra
20 34 (1.31%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 287 (11.08%) Jenkins
2 283 (10.93%) Git (software)
3 127 (4.90%) JIRA
4 98 (3.78%) GitLab
5 85 (3.28%) webpack
6 68 (2.63%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 58 (2.24%) Artifactory
7 58 (2.24%) Bitbucket
8 53 (2.05%) Maven
9 52 (2.01%) RStudio
10 47 (1.81%) Selenium
11 42 (1.62%) Vagrant
12 37 (1.43%) TeamCity
13 35 (1.35%) Babel
13 35 (1.35%) Grunt
13 35 (1.35%) gulp
14 29 (1.12%) JUnit
15 27 (1.04%) Cucumber
15 27 (1.04%) Sonatype Nexus
16 23 (0.89%) Mockito
General
1 579 (22.36%) Finance
2 258 (9.96%) Banking
2 258 (9.96%) Marketing
3 212 (8.19%) Retail
4 110 (4.25%) Front Office
4 110 (4.25%) Investment Banking
5 68 (2.63%) Advertising
6 64 (2.47%) Games
6 64 (2.47%) Telecoms
7 57 (2.20%) Manufacturing
8 49 (1.89%) Public Sector
9 43 (1.66%) Law
9 43 (1.66%) Publishing
10 40 (1.54%) Automotive
11 37 (1.43%) Back Office
12 29 (1.12%) Legal
13 12 (0.46%) Billing
14 10 (0.39%) Electronics
15 8 (0.31%) Local Government
15 8 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 699 (26.99%) Developer
2 314 (12.12%) Architect
3 201 (7.76%) DevOps Engineer
4 188 (7.26%) Software Engineer
5 175 (6.76%) Data Engineer
6 155 (5.98%) Java Developer
7 142 (5.48%) Cloud Architect
8 140 (5.41%) Analyst
9 130 (5.02%) Cloud Engineer
10 128 (4.94%) AWS Engineer
11 117 (4.52%) Solutions Architect
12 113 (4.36%) Senior Developer
13 108 (4.17%) Consultant
14 106 (4.09%) Full Stack Developer
15 91 (3.51%) JavaScript Developer
16 76 (2.93%) AWS Developer
17 74 (2.86%) Java Engineer
18 70 (2.70%) Data Architect
18 70 (2.70%) Python Engineer
19 68 (2.63%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 392 (15.14%) Web Services
2 348 (13.44%) React
3 324 (12.51%) AngularJS
4 321 (12.39%) HTML
5 320 (12.36%) CSS
6 299 (11.54%) Node.js
7 204 (7.88%) Vue.js
8 191 (7.37%) .NET
9 142 (5.48%) HTML5
10 124 (4.79%) REST
11 123 (4.75%) RESTful
12 118 (4.56%) Spring
13 107 (4.13%) Kafka
14 91 (3.51%) CSS3
15 78 (3.01%) OAuth
16 77 (2.97%) Swagger
17 74 (2.86%) .NET Core
18 70 (2.70%) gRPC
18 70 (2.70%) jQuery
18 70 (2.70%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 223 (8.61%) User Experience
2 205 (7.92%) Analytical Skills
3 199 (7.68%) Public Cloud
4 179 (6.91%) Hedge funds
5 144 (5.56%) Mobile App
6 139 (5.37%) Cloud Native
7 108 (4.17%) Fixed Income
8 101 (3.90%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 100 (3.86%) Derivative
10 99 (3.82%) Equities
11 89 (3.44%) Greenfield Project
12 67 (2.59%) Data Centre
13 61 (2.36%) Self-Motivation
14 58 (2.24%) Blog
15 50 (1.93%) Algorithms
16 49 (1.89%) Hybrid Cloud
17 46 (1.78%) Video Conferencing
18 42 (1.62%) Social Media
19 41 (1.58%) Virtual Team
20 40 (1.54%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 356 (13.75%) Linux
2 287 (11.08%) Windows
3 121 (4.67%) Android
4 98 (3.78%) Windows Server
5 95 (3.67%) Apple iOS
6 50 (1.93%) Unix
7 37 (1.43%) Windows Server 2012
8 32 (1.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 32 (1.24%) Ubuntu
9 20 (0.77%) Mac OS
10 19 (0.73%) Windows Server 2016
11 18 (0.69%) CentOS
11 18 (0.69%) Windows 10
12 16 (0.62%) Windows 7
13 14 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
14 11 (0.42%) Debian
14 11 (0.42%) Windows Server 2019
15 7 (0.27%) CoreOS
16 6 (0.23%) zOS
17 5 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 964 (37.22%) Agile Software Development
2 802 (30.97%) DevOps
3 594 (22.93%) Analytics
4 487 (18.80%) Software Engineering
5 354 (13.67%) Microservices
6 336 (12.97%) Scrum
7 261 (10.08%) Continuous Integration
8 230 (8.88%) Problem-Solving
9 206 (7.95%) TDD
10 205 (7.92%) Mentoring
11 196 (7.57%) Data Science
12 194 (7.49%) Asset Management
13 188 (7.26%) Computer Science
14 186 (7.18%) Business Intelligence
15 182 (7.03%) Test Automation
16 179 (6.91%) Decision-Making
17 174 (6.72%) Investment Management
18 172 (6.64%) Machine Learning
19 166 (6.41%) Artificial Intelligence
20 161 (6.22%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 844 (32.59%) Python
2 639 (24.67%) JavaScript
3 635 (24.52%) Java
4 495 (19.11%) SQL
5 215 (8.30%) C#
6 155 (5.98%) Bash Shell
7 144 (5.56%) PHP
8 128 (4.94%) Go
9 121 (4.67%) Scala
10 111 (4.29%) PowerShell
11 96 (3.71%) TypeScript
12 94 (3.63%) C++
13 83 (3.20%) Ruby
14 61 (2.36%) C
15 60 (2.32%) T-SQL
16 53 (2.05%) ES6
17 50 (1.93%) Kotlin
18 47 (1.81%) Java 8
19 44 (1.70%) R
20 33 (1.27%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 266 (10.27%) Degree
2 96 (3.71%) Computer Science Degree
3 56 (2.16%) Security Cleared
4 44 (1.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 32 (1.24%) SC Cleared
6 28 (1.08%) AWS Certification
6 28 (1.08%) PhD
7 24 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
7 24 (0.93%) Master's Degree
8 18 (0.69%) Sun Certification
9 16 (0.62%) DV Cleared
10 15 (0.58%) Analytics IQ
10 15 (0.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 14 (0.54%) CCNA
12 12 (0.46%) MCSE
13 10 (0.39%) CISSP
13 10 (0.39%) ISTQB
14 9 (0.35%) PMI Certification
15 8 (0.31%) MCSA
15 8 (0.31%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 115 (4.44%) QA
2 33 (1.27%) GDPR
3 24 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 20 (0.77%) NIST
5 19 (0.73%) SLA
6 17 (0.66%) Data Quality
6 17 (0.66%) NIST 800
7 11 (0.42%) NCSC
8 10 (0.39%) PCI DSS
9 6 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 6 (0.23%) MISRA
10 4 (0.15%) SEPA
10 4 (0.15%) WCAG
11 2 (0.077%) Actionable Recommendations
11 2 (0.077%) PMO
12 1 (0.039%) FedRAMP
12 1 (0.039%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 528 (20.39%) Docker
2 122 (4.71%) Active Directory
3 91 (3.51%) VMware Infrastructure
4 36 (1.39%) VirtualBox
5 32 (1.24%) Hyper-V
6 23 (0.89%) Virtual Machines
7 17 (0.66%) vSphere
8 14 (0.54%) XenApp
9 12 (0.46%) Firmware
10 10 (0.39%) Microsoft App-V
10 10 (0.39%) XenDesktop
11 9 (0.35%) Xen
12 7 (0.27%) Virtual Servers
13 5 (0.19%) VMware NSX
14 3 (0.12%) BitLocker
14 3 (0.12%) Varnish
15 2 (0.077%) Ceph
15 2 (0.077%) Gluster
15 2 (0.077%) HDFS
15 2 (0.077%) LXC
Systems Management
1 585 (22.59%) Kubernetes
2 344 (13.28%) Terraform
3 242 (9.34%) Ansible
4 151 (5.83%) Puppet
5 115 (4.44%) Opscode Chef
6 56 (2.16%) Docker Swarm
7 34 (1.31%) SCCM
8 27 (1.04%) Single Sign-On
9 26 (1.00%) Packer
10 24 (0.93%) WSUS
11 16 (0.62%) Prometheus
12 15 (0.58%) ZABBIX
13 14 (0.54%) SCOM
14 13 (0.50%) Grafana
14 13 (0.50%) Mesos
14 13 (0.50%) Salt
15 11 (0.42%) Opsgenie
16 10 (0.39%) Jamf Pro
16 10 (0.39%) Kibana
16 10 (0.39%) Rancher
Vendors
1 424 (16.37%) Microsoft
2 176 (6.80%) Oracle
3 136 (5.25%) IBM
3 136 (5.25%) Tableau
4 119 (4.59%) VMware
5 115 (4.44%) Adobe
6 76 (2.93%) Cisco
7 64 (2.47%) Red Hat
8 52 (2.01%) SAP
9 46 (1.78%) Facebook
10 44 (1.70%) Talend
11 37 (1.43%) Apple
11 37 (1.43%) HP
12 35 (1.35%) Cloudera
12 35 (1.35%) Hortonworks
12 35 (1.35%) Salesforce.com
12 35 (1.35%) Xamarin
13 30 (1.16%) Databricks
14 28 (1.08%) Splunk
15 26 (1.00%) Dell