Period
to 22 September 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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 103 106 172
Rank change year-on-year +3 +66 +34
Permanent jobs citing Google 4,290 4,922 3,807
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 3.08% 2.96% 2.15%
As % of the Vendors category 7.19% 6.85% 4.82%
Number of salaries quoted 3,276 4,101 3,256
UK median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,000 £27,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +17.65% +6.25% +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 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 59,638 71,817 78,904
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.87% 43.13% 44.65%
Number of salaries quoted 45,296 55,598 61,073
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%
10th Percentile £27,000 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +1.19%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 4,044 £60,000 +14.29% 955
London +20 2,321 £67,500 +3.85% 399
UK excluding London -20 1,895 £50,000 +17.65% 612
South East +18 564 £52,500 +16.67% 143
North of England -60 442 £45,000 +12.50% 188
South West -9 255 £52,500 +23.53% 75
Midlands -59 233 £50,000 +42.86% 101
North West -48 230 £46,250 +15.63% 115
Yorkshire -51 206 £45,000 +12.50% 65
East of England +35 204 £51,250 -2.38% 49
Scotland +72 155 £53,400 +18.67% 39
West Midlands -31 138 £51,250 +50.74% 50
East Midlands -48 94 £45,000 +20.00% 50
Wales +7 40 £40,500 -19.00% 12
North East +7 6 £55,000 +29.41% 8
Northern Ireland -10 5 £42,500 -15.00% 5
Channel Islands +5 1 £47,500 +5.56%
Isle of Man - 1 £55,000 -

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 2,405 (56.06%) GCP
2 2,255 (52.56%) AWS
3 1,838 (42.84%) Azure
4 1,582 (36.88%) Agile Software Development
5 1,262 (29.42%) Python
6 1,258 (29.32%) DevOps
7 1,022 (23.82%) Analytics
8 954 (22.24%) Docker
9 923 (21.52%) Java
10 913 (21.28%) JavaScript
11 870 (20.28%) Kubernetes
12 852 (19.86%) SQL
13 819 (19.09%) Linux
14 776 (18.09%) Software Engineering
15 718 (16.74%) Microsoft
16 671 (15.64%) Finance
17 610 (14.22%) Scrum
18 602 (14.03%) Git (software)
19 562 (13.10%) Google Analytics
20 542 (12.63%) Degree
21 537 (12.52%) Retail
22 535 (12.47%) Marketing
23 534 (12.45%) Jenkins
24 527 (12.28%) Microservices
25 518 (12.07%) HTML
26 516 (12.03%) Problem-Solving
27 515 (12.00%) Ansible
28 503 (11.72%) .NET
28 503 (11.72%) TDD
29 501 (11.68%) Analytical Skills

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
1 283 (6.60%) Apache Spark
2 214 (4.99%) Elasticsearch
3 122 (2.84%) CMS
4 101 (2.35%) Apache
5 99 (2.31%) OpenStack
6 82 (1.91%) WordPress
7 62 (1.45%) Confluence
8 47 (1.10%) nginx
9 43 (1.00%) Apache Solr
10 41 (0.96%) SharePoint
11 38 (0.89%) Apache Airflow
12 33 (0.77%) Cloud Foundry
13 29 (0.68%) Drupal
13 29 (0.68%) JBoss
14 27 (0.63%) IIS
15 26 (0.61%) WebSphere
16 23 (0.54%) SAS
17 21 (0.49%) Tomcat
18 20 (0.47%) Apache Pig
18 20 (0.47%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 114 (2.66%) Microsoft Excel
2 102 (2.38%) Microsoft Office
3 51 (1.19%) Photoshop
4 30 (0.70%) Chatbot
4 30 (0.70%) Sketch
5 28 (0.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 19 (0.44%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 19 (0.44%) InVision
7 16 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
7 16 (0.37%) Zeplin
8 13 (0.30%) AutoCAD
9 12 (0.28%) SPSS
10 11 (0.26%) NUKE
11 7 (0.16%) Microsoft Project
11 7 (0.16%) MS Visio
12 6 (0.14%) CINEMA 4D
12 6 (0.14%) InDesign
12 6 (0.14%) Maya
12 6 (0.14%) MODO
12 6 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 30 (0.70%) Magento
2 18 (0.42%) SAP Hybris
3 16 (0.37%) Distributed Ledger
4 8 (0.19%) Shopify
4 8 (0.19%) WebTrends
5 7 (0.16%) Dynamics CRM
5 7 (0.16%) Payment Gateway
6 6 (0.14%) Fredhopper
6 6 (0.14%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 6 (0.14%) SAP S/4HANA
7 5 (0.12%) Eloqua
7 5 (0.12%) SAP Business ByDesign
7 5 (0.12%) SAP ERP
7 5 (0.12%) SAP MDG
7 5 (0.12%) Sprinklr
8 4 (0.093%) CA PPM
8 4 (0.093%) FINCAD Analytics
9 3 (0.070%) FastStats
9 3 (0.070%) OpenCart
9 3 (0.070%) osCommerce
Cloud Services
1 2,405 (56.06%) GCP
2 2,255 (52.56%) AWS
3 1,838 (42.84%) Azure
4 562 (13.10%) Google Analytics
5 277 (6.46%) G Suite
6 272 (6.34%) Office 365
7 259 (6.04%) SaaS
8 222 (5.17%) Cloud Computing
9 192 (4.48%) PaaS
10 164 (3.82%) IaaS
11 147 (3.43%) GitHub
12 140 (3.26%) Power Platform
13 135 (3.15%) Serverless
14 104 (2.42%) IBM Cloud
15 90 (2.10%) AWS CloudFormation
16 88 (2.05%) Adobe Analytics
17 85 (1.98%) OpenShift
18 81 (1.89%) Google Tag Manager
19 68 (1.59%) Amazon S3
20 67 (1.56%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 235 (5.48%) Firewall
2 139 (3.24%) TCP/IP
3 129 (3.01%) DNS
4 125 (2.91%) Internet
5 84 (1.96%) VPN
6 70 (1.63%) HTTP
7 63 (1.47%) WAN
8 51 (1.19%) DHCP
9 48 (1.12%) HTTPS
9 48 (1.12%) Network Security
10 43 (1.00%) Wi-Fi
11 42 (0.98%) VoIP
12 41 (0.96%) Unified Communications
13 40 (0.93%) LAN
14 39 (0.91%) Skype
15 36 (0.84%) MPLS
16 29 (0.68%) SAN
17 23 (0.54%) Wireless
18 19 (0.44%) FTP
19 16 (0.37%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 394 (9.18%) Big Data
2 290 (6.76%) MySQL
3 286 (6.67%) SQL Server
4 274 (6.39%) NoSQL
5 244 (5.69%) Hadoop
6 239 (5.57%) Data Warehouse
7 236 (5.50%) BigQuery
8 183 (4.27%) Relational Database
9 176 (4.10%) PostgreSQL
10 173 (4.03%) MongoDB
11 135 (3.15%) Power BI
12 116 (2.70%) Amazon Redshift
13 84 (1.96%) Redis
14 80 (1.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 74 (1.72%) Apache Hive
16 68 (1.59%) Apache Cassandra
17 65 (1.52%) Looker
18 57 (1.33%) Flink
19 56 (1.31%) Neo4j
19 56 (1.31%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 602 (14.03%) Git (software)
2 534 (12.45%) Jenkins
3 380 (8.86%) JIRA
4 202 (4.71%) Selenium
5 168 (3.92%) TeamCity
6 144 (3.36%) Cucumber
7 131 (3.05%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 110 (2.56%) Team Foundation Server
9 108 (2.52%) Bitbucket
10 101 (2.35%) JMeter
11 86 (2.00%) Subversion
12 84 (1.96%) SoapUI
13 83 (1.93%) Maven
14 80 (1.86%) GitLab
15 73 (1.70%) JUnit
15 73 (1.70%) webpack
16 72 (1.68%) git-flow
17 65 (1.52%) Vagrant
18 62 (1.45%) gulp
18 62 (1.45%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 671 (15.64%) Finance
2 537 (12.52%) Retail
3 535 (12.47%) Marketing
4 260 (6.06%) Banking
5 137 (3.19%) Advertising
6 135 (3.15%) Telecoms
7 118 (2.75%) Manufacturing
8 111 (2.59%) Games
9 107 (2.49%) Automotive
10 106 (2.47%) Law
11 85 (1.98%) Public Sector
12 43 (1.00%) Front Office
13 42 (0.98%) Local Government
14 37 (0.86%) Electronics
15 29 (0.68%) Back Office
16 28 (0.65%) Publishing
17 25 (0.58%) Billing
17 25 (0.58%) German Language
18 24 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
19 18 (0.42%) Military
Job Titles
1 1,057 (24.64%) Developer
2 459 (10.70%) Architect
3 392 (9.14%) DevOps Engineer
4 315 (7.34%) Software Engineer
5 311 (7.25%) Analyst
6 273 (6.36%) Consultant
7 256 (5.97%) Cloud Engineer
8 235 (5.48%) Senior Developer
9 207 (4.83%) Data Engineer
10 200 (4.66%) Cloud Architect
11 192 (4.48%) Java Developer
12 170 (3.96%) Solutions Architect
13 137 (3.19%) Junior
14 134 (3.12%) .NET Developer
15 117 (2.73%) AWS Engineer
16 116 (2.70%) Python Developer
16 116 (2.70%) Software Developer
17 102 (2.38%) C# Developer
17 102 (2.38%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
17 102 (2.38%) Python Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 518 (12.07%) HTML
2 503 (11.72%) .NET
3 460 (10.72%) CSS
4 422 (9.84%) Node.js
5 409 (9.53%) AngularJS
6 406 (9.46%) Web Services
7 329 (7.67%) React
8 299 (6.97%) RESTful
9 250 (5.83%) REST
10 230 (5.36%) Spring
11 204 (4.76%) HTML5
12 197 (4.59%) Kafka
13 177 (4.13%) ASP.NET
14 169 (3.94%) Vue.js
15 145 (3.38%) .NET Core
16 130 (3.03%) jQuery
17 108 (2.52%) JSON
18 102 (2.38%) Sass
19 99 (2.31%) Spring Boot
20 98 (2.28%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 501 (11.68%) Analytical Skills
2 323 (7.53%) User Experience
3 259 (6.04%) Public Cloud
4 164 (3.82%) Mobile App
5 159 (3.71%) Algorithms
6 156 (3.64%) Greenfield Project
7 154 (3.59%) Cloud Native
8 146 (3.40%) Social Media
9 139 (3.24%) Enterprise Software
10 128 (2.98%) Hybrid Cloud
11 99 (2.31%) Self-Motivation
12 76 (1.77%) Management Information System
13 71 (1.66%) Data Centre
14 67 (1.56%) Data Structures
15 65 (1.52%) Blog
16 58 (1.35%) Virtual Team
17 53 (1.24%) Robotics
18 46 (1.07%) Digital Media
19 45 (1.05%) Enterprise Cloud
20 39 (0.91%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 819 (19.09%) Linux
2 469 (10.93%) Windows
3 246 (5.73%) Unix
4 242 (5.64%) Android
5 182 (4.24%) Apple iOS
6 99 (2.31%) Windows Server
7 67 (1.56%) CentOS
8 56 (1.31%) Ubuntu
9 48 (1.12%) Windows 7
10 35 (0.82%) Windows 10
11 33 (0.77%) Mac OS
12 30 (0.70%) Tizen
13 29 (0.68%) CoreOS
14 26 (0.61%) Windows Server 2008
15 18 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
16 17 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 16 (0.37%) Mac OS X
18 15 (0.35%) Debian
19 9 (0.21%) VMS
20 7 (0.16%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,582 (36.88%) Agile Software Development
2 1,258 (29.32%) DevOps
3 1,022 (23.82%) Analytics
4 776 (18.09%) Software Engineering
5 610 (14.22%) Scrum
6 527 (12.28%) Microservices
7 516 (12.03%) Problem-Solving
8 503 (11.72%) TDD
9 496 (11.56%) Continuous Integration
10 353 (8.23%) Migration
11 351 (8.18%) Business Intelligence
12 343 (8.00%) Mentoring
13 335 (7.81%) Machine Learning
14 325 (7.58%) Test Automation
15 315 (7.34%) Artificial Intelligence
16 309 (7.20%) Data Science
17 305 (7.11%) E-Commerce
18 288 (6.71%) Kanban
19 267 (6.22%) Open Source
19 267 (6.22%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 1,262 (29.42%) Python
2 923 (21.52%) Java
3 913 (21.28%) JavaScript
4 852 (19.86%) SQL
5 452 (10.54%) C#
6 355 (8.28%) Bash Shell
7 284 (6.62%) C++
8 271 (6.32%) Go
9 268 (6.25%) PHP
10 265 (6.18%) Ruby
11 214 (4.99%) C
12 201 (4.69%) PowerShell
13 170 (3.96%) Scala
14 155 (3.61%) TypeScript
15 146 (3.40%) R
16 89 (2.07%) Java 8
17 82 (1.91%) Perl
18 79 (1.84%) Kotlin
19 71 (1.66%) Groovy
20 65 (1.52%) ES6
Qualifications
1 542 (12.63%) Degree
2 143 (3.33%) Computer Science Degree
3 107 (2.49%) CISSP
4 102 (2.38%) Security Cleared
5 83 (1.93%) Cisco Certification
6 69 (1.61%) AWS Certification
7 64 (1.49%) CCNA
8 63 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
8 63 (1.47%) SC Cleared
9 60 (1.40%) Master's Degree
10 58 (1.35%) MCSE
11 47 (1.10%) GIAC
12 46 (1.07%) CompTIA Security+
13 41 (0.96%) CISM
14 40 (0.93%) Network+ Certification
14 40 (0.93%) SANS
15 39 (0.91%) Linux+ Certification
15 39 (0.91%) SSCP
16 36 (0.84%) PhD
17 28 (0.65%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 222 (5.17%) QA
2 65 (1.52%) Data Quality
3 60 (1.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 55 (1.28%) GDPR
5 34 (0.79%) SLA
6 32 (0.75%) PCI DSS
7 24 (0.56%) NIST
8 19 (0.44%) PMO
9 14 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 13 (0.30%) Cyber Essentials
11 8 (0.19%) Actionable Recommendations
12 7 (0.16%) ISO 9001
12 7 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27005
13 6 (0.14%) ISAE 3402
13 6 (0.14%) ISO 22301
13 6 (0.14%) ISO 31000
13 6 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 4 (0.093%) COBIT
15 3 (0.070%) ISO/IEC 20000
16 2 (0.047%) SEPA
System Software
1 954 (22.24%) Docker
2 136 (3.17%) Active Directory
3 119 (2.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 96 (2.24%) Hyper-V
5 32 (0.75%) VirtualBox
6 27 (0.63%) Virtual Machines
7 19 (0.44%) vSphere
8 18 (0.42%) Microsoft App-V
9 16 (0.37%) Varnish
10 14 (0.33%) Xen
11 11 (0.26%) HDFS
12 10 (0.23%) Citrix Hypervisor
12 10 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
13 9 (0.21%) Apache ZooKeeper
14 8 (0.19%) vCloud
15 7 (0.16%) Firmware
15 7 (0.16%) VMware Workstation
16 6 (0.14%) Apache Flume
16 6 (0.14%) ISA Server
16 6 (0.14%) KVM
Systems Management
1 870 (20.28%) Kubernetes
2 515 (12.00%) Ansible
3 492 (11.47%) Terraform
4 413 (9.63%) Puppet
5 400 (9.32%) Opscode Chef
6 86 (2.00%) Salt
7 59 (1.38%) Nagios
8 58 (1.35%) Docker Swarm
9 46 (1.07%) Rancher
10 44 (1.03%) Graphite
10 44 (1.03%) HP Quality Center
11 42 (0.98%) Packer
12 37 (0.86%) Prometheus
13 35 (0.82%) SCCM
14 29 (0.68%) Kibana
15 28 (0.65%) ZABBIX
16 26 (0.61%) Consul
17 25 (0.58%) Mesos
18 24 (0.56%) Automic
18 24 (0.56%) Grafana
Vendors
1 718 (16.74%) Microsoft
2 240 (5.59%) Tableau
3 211 (4.92%) Adobe
3 211 (4.92%) IBM
4 197 (4.59%) VMware
5 159 (3.71%) Oracle
6 134 (3.12%) Facebook
7 117 (2.73%) Cisco
8 112 (2.61%) Salesforce.com
9 111 (2.59%) SAP
10 97 (2.26%) Apple
10 97 (2.26%) Splunk
11 83 (1.93%) HP
12 75 (1.75%) Talend
13 69 (1.61%) Symantec
14 60 (1.40%) Informatica
15 51 (1.19%) Rackspace
16 47 (1.10%) Twitter
17 46 (1.07%) Cloudera
17 46 (1.07%) ServiceNow