Period
to 19 June 2019

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 19 June 2019 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
19 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 106 108 169
Rank change year-on-year +2 +61 +34
Permanent jobs citing Google 4,366 4,999 3,584
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 3.04% 2.90% 2.08%
As % of the Vendors category 7.16% 6.67% 4.69%
Number of salaries quoted 3,340 4,211 2,906
UK median annual salary £60,000 £48,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.71% +2.11% +5.56%
10th Percentile £32,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £96,750 £83,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 60,990 74,994 76,343
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.44% 43.56% 44.33%
Number of salaries quoted 46,714 58,625 60,939
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +1.06% +4.44%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £82,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% -

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 19 June 2019.

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 19 June 2019. 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 -1 4,110 £60,000 +20.00% 381
London +25 2,263 £70,000 +16.67% 161
UK excluding London -22 2,019 £50,000 +25.00% 236
South East +6 604 £55,000 +37.50% 49
North of England -51 559 £45,000 +12.50% 66
South West +9 292 £45,000 +9.76% 29
North West -41 278 £52,500 +31.25% 47
Yorkshire -35 270 £45,000 +12.50% 17
Midlands -67 205 £55,000 +57.14% 53
Scotland +63 161 £55,000 +52.78% 12
East of England 0 159 £50,500 -8.18% 24
West Midlands -47 124 £57,500 +69.12% 33
East Midlands -54 79 £37,500 +7.14% 20
Wales +27 35 £52,500 +16.67% 3
North East -7 11 £50,000 +33.33% 2
Northern Ireland -24 5 £35,500 -29.00% 1
Channel Islands +6 1 £47,500 +5.56%
Isle of Man - 1 £55,000 -

For the 6 months to 19 June 2019, 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 2,446 (56.02%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2,321 (53.16%) Amazon AWS
3 1,889 (43.27%) Microsoft Azure
4 1,720 (39.40%) Agile Software Development
5 1,275 (29.20%) Python
6 1,221 (27.97%) DevOps
7 1,058 (24.23%) Analytics
8 966 (22.13%) Docker
8 966 (22.13%) Java
9 879 (20.13%) SQL
10 878 (20.11%) JavaScript
11 826 (18.92%) Linux
12 825 (18.90%) Software Engineering
13 795 (18.21%) Microsoft
14 788 (18.05%) Finance
15 777 (17.80%) Kubernetes
16 667 (15.28%) HTML
17 619 (14.18%) Scrum
18 605 (13.86%) Marketing
19 603 (13.81%) Google Analytics
20 593 (13.58%) C#
20 593 (13.58%) Git (software)
21 588 (13.47%) Retail
22 562 (12.87%) CSS
22 562 (12.87%) Microservices
23 546 (12.51%) TDD
24 542 (12.41%) .NET
25 533 (12.21%) Jenkins
26 528 (12.09%) Ansible
27 514 (11.77%) Continuous Integration

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
1 259 (5.93%) Apache Spark
2 182 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
3 169 (3.87%) CMS
4 118 (2.70%) Apache
5 83 (1.90%) OpenStack
6 76 (1.74%) Confluence
6 76 (1.74%) WordPress
7 68 (1.56%) nginx
8 52 (1.19%) Cloud Foundry
9 41 (0.94%) Apache Solr
10 40 (0.92%) SharePoint
11 39 (0.89%) SAS
11 39 (0.89%) Tomcat
12 36 (0.82%) Apache Pig
13 34 (0.78%) WebSphere
14 33 (0.76%) Drupal
14 33 (0.76%) IIS
15 31 (0.71%) Jupyter
16 30 (0.69%) MS Exchange
17 24 (0.55%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 125 (2.86%) Microsoft Office
2 111 (2.54%) Microsoft Excel
3 73 (1.67%) Chatbot
4 62 (1.42%) Photoshop
5 46 (1.05%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 35 (0.80%) Sketch
7 26 (0.60%) Adobe Illustrator
8 21 (0.48%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 17 (0.39%) SPSS
10 15 (0.34%) InVision
11 13 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
12 11 (0.25%) Adobe XD
12 11 (0.25%) Microsoft Project
13 10 (0.23%) Zeplin
14 8 (0.18%) MS Visio
15 6 (0.14%) CINEMA 4D
15 6 (0.14%) Maya
15 6 (0.14%) MODO
15 6 (0.14%) NUKE
16 5 (0.11%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 39 (0.89%) Magento
2 27 (0.62%) WebTrends
3 16 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
4 14 (0.32%) Shopify
5 10 (0.23%) Payment Gateway
5 10 (0.23%) SAP Hybris
6 8 (0.18%) Fredhopper
7 5 (0.11%) Eloqua
7 5 (0.11%) FastStats
7 5 (0.11%) NetSuite
7 5 (0.11%) SessionCam
7 5 (0.11%) Sprinklr
8 4 (0.092%) Distributed Ledger
8 4 (0.092%) Sage 200
9 3 (0.069%) Dynamics AX
9 3 (0.069%) Optimost
9 3 (0.069%) Oracle ERP
9 3 (0.069%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 3 (0.069%) SAP S/4HANA
10 2 (0.046%) CA PPM
Cloud Services
1 2,446 (56.02%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2,321 (53.16%) Amazon AWS
3 1,889 (43.27%) Microsoft Azure
4 603 (13.81%) Google Analytics
5 332 (7.60%) SaaS
6 262 (6.00%) Office 365
7 251 (5.75%) G Suite
8 239 (5.47%) PaaS
9 223 (5.11%) Cloud Computing
10 209 (4.79%) Serverless
11 193 (4.42%) IaaS
12 146 (3.34%) GitHub
12 146 (3.34%) IBM Cloud
12 146 (3.34%) Power Platform
13 133 (3.05%) Google Play
14 108 (2.47%) AWS CloudFormation
15 97 (2.22%) npm
16 95 (2.18%) Adobe Analytics
17 81 (1.86%) Amazon EC2
18 76 (1.74%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 158 (3.62%) Firewall
2 119 (2.73%) TCP/IP
3 95 (2.18%) DNS
4 75 (1.72%) Internet
5 66 (1.51%) HTTP
5 66 (1.51%) VPN
6 52 (1.19%) WAN
7 50 (1.15%) DHCP
8 48 (1.10%) Skype
9 43 (0.98%) Wi-Fi
10 40 (0.92%) LAN
11 37 (0.85%) Network Security
12 35 (0.80%) VoIP
13 34 (0.78%) SAN
14 32 (0.73%) HTTPS
15 28 (0.64%) Unified Communications
16 25 (0.57%) FTP
17 19 (0.44%) Wireless
18 14 (0.32%) MPLS
19 13 (0.30%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 368 (8.43%) Big Data
2 341 (7.81%) MySQL
3 314 (7.19%) SQL Server
4 303 (6.94%) NoSQL
5 246 (5.63%) Hadoop
6 211 (4.83%) Data Warehouse
7 207 (4.74%) BigQuery
8 193 (4.42%) MongoDB
9 164 (3.76%) Relational Database
10 146 (3.34%) Power BI
11 128 (2.93%) PostgreSQL
12 108 (2.47%) Amazon Redshift
13 104 (2.38%) Apache Cassandra
14 93 (2.13%) Apache Hive
15 81 (1.86%) Redis
16 76 (1.74%) HBase
17 72 (1.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 68 (1.56%) Data Lake
19 61 (1.40%) QlikView
20 58 (1.33%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 593 (13.58%) Git (software)
2 533 (12.21%) Jenkins
3 345 (7.90%) JIRA
4 256 (5.86%) Selenium
5 198 (4.54%) Cucumber
6 184 (4.21%) TeamCity
7 181 (4.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 113 (2.59%) JMeter
9 111 (2.54%) SoapUI
10 94 (2.15%) Team Foundation Server
11 91 (2.08%) GitLab
12 89 (2.04%) gulp
12 89 (2.04%) Travis CI
13 88 (2.02%) webpack
14 81 (1.86%) Subversion
15 78 (1.79%) Appium
16 77 (1.76%) Maven
17 71 (1.63%) Vagrant
18 69 (1.58%) Babel
19 66 (1.51%) git-flow
General
1 788 (18.05%) Finance
2 605 (13.86%) Marketing
3 588 (13.47%) Retail
4 256 (5.86%) Banking
5 182 (4.17%) Telecoms
6 118 (2.70%) Games
7 111 (2.54%) Manufacturing
8 104 (2.38%) Law
9 103 (2.36%) Advertising
10 74 (1.69%) Automotive
11 59 (1.35%) Local Government
12 51 (1.17%) Electronics
13 42 (0.96%) Front Office
14 38 (0.87%) Legal
15 34 (0.78%) Publishing
16 30 (0.69%) Back Office
17 23 (0.53%) Financial Institution
18 21 (0.48%) Pharmaceutical
19 18 (0.41%) German Language
20 14 (0.32%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 1,148 (26.29%) Developer
2 525 (12.02%) Architect
3 399 (9.14%) DevOps Engineer
4 361 (8.27%) Analyst
5 271 (6.21%) Software Engineer
6 266 (6.09%) Senior Developer
7 261 (5.98%) Cloud Engineer
8 245 (5.61%) Cloud Architect
9 200 (4.58%) Consultant
10 196 (4.49%) Java Developer
11 170 (3.89%) Solutions Architect
12 163 (3.73%) .NET Developer
13 161 (3.69%) AWS Engineer
13 161 (3.69%) Software Developer
14 136 (3.11%) C# Developer
15 134 (3.07%) Data Engineer
16 125 (2.86%) Junior
17 120 (2.75%) Azure Architect
18 119 (2.73%) Senior Software Engineer
19 110 (2.52%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 667 (15.28%) HTML
2 562 (12.87%) CSS
3 542 (12.41%) .NET
4 498 (11.41%) Node.js
5 477 (10.93%) AngularJS
6 454 (10.40%) Web Services
7 387 (8.86%) RESTful
8 370 (8.47%) React
9 297 (6.80%) HTML5
10 217 (4.97%) REST
11 206 (4.72%) Spring
12 204 (4.67%) ASP.NET
13 183 (4.19%) Kafka
14 172 (3.94%) CSS3
15 159 (3.64%) Vue.js
16 132 (3.02%) .NET Core
17 122 (2.79%) jQuery
18 120 (2.75%) ASP.NET Web API
19 104 (2.38%) ASP.NET MVC
20 98 (2.24%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 482 (11.04%) Analytical Skills
2 362 (8.29%) User Experience
3 338 (7.74%) Public Cloud
4 180 (4.12%) Mobile App
5 159 (3.64%) Cloud Native
6 154 (3.53%) Greenfield Project
6 154 (3.53%) Hybrid Cloud
7 143 (3.28%) Enterprise Software
8 139 (3.18%) Social Media
9 102 (2.34%) Algorithms
10 95 (2.18%) Self-Motivation
11 85 (1.95%) Management Information System
12 81 (1.86%) Blog
13 68 (1.56%) Data Centre
14 62 (1.42%) Data Structures
15 52 (1.19%) Hedge funds
16 50 (1.15%) Robotics
17 45 (1.03%) Video Conferencing
18 40 (0.92%) Smart City
19 35 (0.80%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 826 (18.92%) Linux
2 442 (10.12%) Windows
3 309 (7.08%) Android
4 212 (4.86%) Unix
5 207 (4.74%) Apple iOS
6 111 (2.54%) Windows Server
7 109 (2.50%) Ubuntu
8 85 (1.95%) CentOS
9 48 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 36 (0.82%) Debian
11 34 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
12 30 (0.69%) CoreOS
13 29 (0.66%) Windows 7
14 28 (0.64%) Mac OS
15 23 (0.53%) DC/OS
16 19 (0.44%) Windows 10
17 15 (0.34%) VMS
17 15 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
18 13 (0.30%) Mac OS X
19 12 (0.27%) Tizen
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,720 (39.40%) Agile Software Development
2 1,221 (27.97%) DevOps
3 1,058 (24.23%) Analytics
4 825 (18.90%) Software Engineering
5 619 (14.18%) Scrum
6 562 (12.87%) Microservices
7 546 (12.51%) TDD
8 514 (11.77%) Continuous Integration
9 470 (10.77%) Problem-Solving
10 374 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
11 373 (8.54%) Mentoring
12 360 (8.25%) Test Automation
13 356 (8.15%) E-Commerce
14 324 (7.42%) BDD
15 319 (7.31%) Artificial Intelligence
16 318 (7.28%) Machine Learning
17 311 (7.12%) Migration
18 283 (6.48%) Kanban
19 267 (6.12%) Configuration Management
20 254 (5.82%) OO
Programming Languages
1 1,275 (29.20%) Python
2 966 (22.13%) Java
3 879 (20.13%) SQL
4 878 (20.11%) JavaScript
5 593 (13.58%) C#
6 379 (8.68%) PHP
7 339 (7.76%) Ruby
8 331 (7.58%) Bash Shell
9 269 (6.16%) C++
10 252 (5.77%) Scala
11 221 (5.06%) PowerShell
12 208 (4.76%) Go
13 180 (4.12%) C
14 145 (3.32%) TypeScript
15 138 (3.16%) R
16 110 (2.52%) Perl
17 94 (2.15%) Objective-C
18 87 (1.99%) Groovy
19 85 (1.95%) Java 8
20 59 (1.35%) ES6
Qualifications
1 489 (11.20%) Degree
2 118 (2.70%) Security Cleared
3 92 (2.11%) Computer Science Degree
4 85 (1.95%) CISSP
5 71 (1.63%) SC Cleared
6 63 (1.44%) Cisco Certification
7 46 (1.05%) AWS Certification
7 46 (1.05%) Master's Degree
7 46 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
8 38 (0.87%) SANS
9 37 (0.85%) MCSE
10 36 (0.82%) CCNA
11 31 (0.71%) CISM
12 29 (0.66%) DBS Check
12 29 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
13 25 (0.57%) CompTIA Security+
13 25 (0.57%) PhD
14 24 (0.55%) Linux+ Certification
14 24 (0.55%) Network+ Certification
14 24 (0.55%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 177 (4.05%) QA
2 62 (1.42%) GDPR
3 53 (1.21%) Data Quality
4 46 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 29 (0.66%) SLA
6 28 (0.64%) PCI DSS
7 15 (0.34%) NIST
8 10 (0.23%) Cyber Essentials
8 10 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27005
8 10 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 9 (0.21%) PMO
10 8 (0.18%) ISO 9001
11 7 (0.16%) ISAE 3402
11 7 (0.16%) ISO 22301
11 7 (0.16%) ISO 31000
12 6 (0.14%) SEPA
13 5 (0.11%) COBIT
13 5 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
14 4 (0.092%) Actionable Recommendations
15 3 (0.069%) IFRS
System Software
1 966 (22.13%) Docker
2 174 (3.99%) VMware Infrastructure
3 132 (3.02%) Active Directory
4 113 (2.59%) Hyper-V
5 56 (1.28%) Virtual Machines
6 40 (0.92%) VirtualBox
7 28 (0.64%) vSphere
8 26 (0.60%) Varnish
9 18 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
10 13 (0.30%) Apache Flume
11 12 (0.27%) Citrix Hypervisor
12 11 (0.25%) HDFS
12 11 (0.25%) Xen
13 10 (0.23%) iptables
13 10 (0.23%) Microsoft App-V
14 7 (0.16%) ISA Server
15 5 (0.11%) vCloud
15 5 (0.11%) XenApp
16 4 (0.092%) Apache ZooKeeper
16 4 (0.092%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 777 (17.80%) Kubernetes
2 528 (12.09%) Ansible
3 449 (10.28%) Opscode Chef
4 420 (9.62%) Puppet
5 395 (9.05%) Terraform
6 84 (1.92%) Salt
7 53 (1.21%) Nagios
8 52 (1.19%) Rancher
9 46 (1.05%) Packer
10 44 (1.01%) Graphite
11 41 (0.94%) Docker Swarm
12 39 (0.89%) HP Quality Center
13 36 (0.82%) CFEngine
14 35 (0.80%) Kibana
15 32 (0.73%) SCCM
16 26 (0.60%) Automic
16 26 (0.60%) Prometheus
17 23 (0.53%) Mesos
18 18 (0.41%) Grafana
18 18 (0.41%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 795 (18.21%) Microsoft
2 270 (6.18%) IBM
3 251 (5.75%) VMware
4 244 (5.59%) Tableau
5 221 (5.06%) Adobe
6 170 (3.89%) Oracle
7 130 (2.98%) SAP
8 129 (2.95%) Facebook
9 106 (2.43%) Apple
10 104 (2.38%) Cisco
11 102 (2.34%) Salesforce.com
12 81 (1.86%) Rackspace
13 80 (1.83%) HP
14 76 (1.74%) Splunk
15 75 (1.72%) Talend
16 68 (1.56%) Informatica
17 67 (1.53%) Red Hat
18 47 (1.08%) Atlassian
19 45 (1.03%) Cloudera
20 40 (0.92%) SaltStack