Period
to 21 February 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 21 February 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
21 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 104 104 182
Rank change year-on-year 0 +78 +3
Permanent jobs citing Google 4,631 5,192 3,320
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 3.06% 2.94% 1.89%
As % of the Vendors category 7.24% 6.67% 4.31%
Number of salaries quoted 3,656 4,482 2,707
UK median annual salary £60,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -5.26% +11.76%
10th Percentile £31,250 £25,763 £26,750
90th Percentile £97,500 £80,000 £72,500
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 63,949 77,874 77,105
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.27% 44.17% 43.83%
Number of salaries quoted 49,222 61,642 62,020
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £81,250 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% 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 21 February 2019.

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 21 February 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 0 4,412 £60,000 +33.33% 1,194
London +27 2,526 £70,000 +16.67% 531
UK excluding London -25 2,023 £50,000 +25.00% 710
North of England -48 519 £42,500 +6.25% 239
South East -5 512 £55,000 +37.50% 151
South West +24 400 £45,000 +5.88% 57
North West -60 265 £42,500 +6.25% 110
Yorkshire -28 236 £42,500 +13.33% 107
Midlands -78 228 £55,000 +57.14% 143
East of England -4 205 £52,500 +1.94% 73
West Midlands -58 126 £50,000 +42.86% 87
Scotland +32 112 £50,000 +11.11% 27
East Midlands -58 100 £60,000 +71.43% 54
Wales +35 41 £37,500 +50.00% 17
North East -8 18 £46,192 +23.18% 22
Northern Ireland -16 7 £42,500 +6.25% 3

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 2,343 (50.59%) Amazon AWS
2 2,338 (50.49%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1,886 (40.73%) Microsoft Azure
4 1,766 (38.13%) Agile Software Development
5 1,299 (28.05%) Python
6 1,231 (26.58%) Analytics
7 1,151 (24.85%) DevOps
8 976 (21.08%) Java
9 897 (19.37%) Docker
10 888 (19.18%) SQL
11 845 (18.25%) JavaScript
12 821 (17.73%) Linux
13 764 (16.50%) Software Engineering
14 756 (16.32%) Finance
15 726 (15.68%) Kubernetes
16 724 (15.63%) Microsoft
17 678 (14.64%) C#
18 673 (14.53%) Google Analytics
19 659 (14.23%) HTML
20 641 (13.84%) Microservices
21 613 (13.24%) Marketing
22 612 (13.22%) .NET
23 570 (12.31%) Git (software)
24 559 (12.07%) Degree
25 554 (11.96%) CSS
26 527 (11.38%) Ansible
27 520 (11.23%) TDD
28 519 (11.21%) Web Services
29 513 (11.08%) Node.js
30 493 (10.65%) Windows

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
1 249 (5.38%) Apache Spark
2 233 (5.03%) Elasticsearch
3 178 (3.84%) Apache
4 167 (3.61%) CMS
5 99 (2.14%) Confluence
6 93 (2.01%) MS Exchange
7 92 (1.99%) nginx
8 69 (1.49%) OpenStack
9 68 (1.47%) SharePoint
10 67 (1.45%) WordPress
11 65 (1.40%) Cloud Foundry
12 59 (1.27%) Tomcat
13 57 (1.23%) SAS
14 51 (1.10%) WebSphere
15 42 (0.91%) WebLogic
16 38 (0.82%) IIS
17 36 (0.78%) Jupyter
18 27 (0.58%) Skype for Business
19 24 (0.52%) Apache Solr
19 24 (0.52%) Drupal
Applications
1 195 (4.21%) Microsoft Office
2 122 (2.63%) Chatbot
3 119 (2.57%) Microsoft Excel
4 61 (1.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 61 (1.32%) Photoshop
5 27 (0.58%) InVision
6 25 (0.54%) Adobe Illustrator
7 14 (0.30%) SPSS
8 10 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 7 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
10 5 (0.11%) Adobe Premiere
10 5 (0.11%) Microsoft Project
10 5 (0.11%) MS Visio
11 4 (0.086%) AutoCAD
11 4 (0.086%) Maya
12 3 (0.065%) 3ds Max
13 2 (0.043%) CPLEX
13 2 (0.043%) HipChat
13 2 (0.043%) UXPin
13 2 (0.043%) Weka
Business Applications
1 27 (0.58%) WebTrends
2 26 (0.56%) Magento
3 21 (0.45%) Distributed Ledger
4 13 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
5 10 (0.22%) Payment Gateway
6 9 (0.19%) Shopify
7 8 (0.17%) SAP Hybris
8 7 (0.15%) FastStats
8 7 (0.15%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 6 (0.13%) NetSuite
10 5 (0.11%) Unica
11 4 (0.086%) Ripple
11 4 (0.086%) SessionCam
12 3 (0.065%) Dynamics AX
12 3 (0.065%) Eloqua
13 2 (0.043%) Optimost
13 2 (0.043%) Oracle ERP
14 1 (0.022%) PolarLake
14 1 (0.022%) Sage 200
14 1 (0.022%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 2,343 (50.59%) Amazon AWS
2 2,338 (50.49%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1,886 (40.73%) Microsoft Azure
4 673 (14.53%) Google Analytics
5 349 (7.54%) SaaS
6 278 (6.00%) PaaS
7 261 (5.64%) Office 365
8 251 (5.42%) Google Play
9 216 (4.66%) G Suite
10 214 (4.62%) Cloud Computing
11 211 (4.56%) IaaS
12 191 (4.12%) Serverless
13 124 (2.68%) IBM Cloud
14 113 (2.44%) AWS CloudFormation
15 111 (2.40%) GitHub
16 107 (2.31%) AdWords
17 83 (1.79%) Google Tag Manager
18 77 (1.66%) Adobe Analytics
19 76 (1.64%) Amazon EC2
20 75 (1.62%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 174 (3.76%) Firewall
2 167 (3.61%) TCP/IP
3 116 (2.50%) DNS
4 88 (1.90%) LAN
4 88 (1.90%) SAN
5 83 (1.79%) Internet
6 73 (1.58%) HTTP
7 70 (1.51%) WAN
8 59 (1.27%) VPN
9 58 (1.25%) DHCP
10 53 (1.14%) VLAN
11 43 (0.93%) Skype
12 42 (0.91%) Wi-Fi
13 35 (0.76%) Network Security
14 34 (0.73%) VoIP
14 34 (0.73%) Wireless
15 26 (0.56%) WebEx
16 25 (0.54%) H.323
17 18 (0.39%) Intrusion Detection
18 17 (0.37%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 461 (9.95%) Big Data
2 453 (9.78%) SQL Server
3 347 (7.49%) MySQL
4 336 (7.26%) NoSQL
5 296 (6.39%) Hadoop
6 188 (4.06%) Data Warehouse
7 175 (3.78%) Relational Database
8 168 (3.63%) BigQuery
9 155 (3.35%) MongoDB
10 154 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
11 126 (2.72%) Amazon Redshift
12 117 (2.53%) Power BI
13 108 (2.33%) Apache Cassandra
13 108 (2.33%) SQL Server 2016
14 100 (2.16%) Apache Hive
15 95 (2.05%) HBase
16 71 (1.53%) Redis
17 68 (1.47%) RDBMS
18 67 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 63 (1.36%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 570 (12.31%) Git (software)
2 468 (10.11%) Jenkins
3 352 (7.60%) JIRA
4 211 (4.56%) Selenium
5 166 (3.58%) TeamCity
6 132 (2.85%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 125 (2.70%) Cucumber
8 100 (2.16%) Travis CI
9 95 (2.05%) webpack
10 90 (1.94%) Vagrant
11 84 (1.81%) Visual Studio
12 82 (1.77%) Team Foundation Server
13 81 (1.75%) Subversion
14 77 (1.66%) gulp
15 74 (1.60%) Maven
16 73 (1.58%) CircleCI
17 71 (1.53%) SoapUI
18 61 (1.32%) JMeter
19 57 (1.23%) JUnit
20 55 (1.19%) GitLab
General
1 756 (16.32%) Finance
2 613 (13.24%) Marketing
3 402 (8.68%) Retail
4 266 (5.74%) Banking
5 224 (4.84%) Games
6 170 (3.67%) Telecoms
7 109 (2.35%) Manufacturing
8 105 (2.27%) Advertising
9 100 (2.16%) Law
10 70 (1.51%) Electronics
11 56 (1.21%) Publishing
12 53 (1.14%) Legal
13 35 (0.76%) Automotive
14 30 (0.65%) Local Government
15 27 (0.58%) Front Office
16 25 (0.54%) Military
17 18 (0.39%) Financial Institution
17 18 (0.39%) Investment Banking
18 15 (0.32%) Back Office
18 15 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 1,199 (25.89%) Developer
2 629 (13.58%) Architect
3 433 (9.35%) DevOps Engineer
4 333 (7.19%) Cloud Architect
5 331 (7.15%) Analyst
6 293 (6.33%) .NET Developer
7 270 (5.83%) Software Engineer
8 234 (5.05%) Senior Developer
9 230 (4.97%) Cloud Engineer
10 178 (3.84%) Java Developer
11 177 (3.82%) AWS Architect
12 172 (3.71%) Solutions Architect
13 170 (3.67%) Azure Architect
14 166 (3.58%) Consultant
15 162 (3.50%) C# Developer
16 157 (3.39%) AWS Engineer
17 132 (2.85%) Software Developer
18 127 (2.74%) C# .NET Developer
19 123 (2.66%) Senior Software Engineer
20 117 (2.53%) AWS DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 659 (14.23%) HTML
2 612 (13.22%) .NET
3 554 (11.96%) CSS
4 519 (11.21%) Web Services
5 513 (11.08%) Node.js
6 453 (9.78%) AngularJS
7 350 (7.56%) RESTful
8 344 (7.43%) React
9 314 (6.78%) ASP.NET
10 274 (5.92%) HTML5
11 241 (5.20%) ASP.NET MVC
12 233 (5.03%) ASP.NET Web API
13 200 (4.32%) CSS3
14 187 (4.04%) REST
15 179 (3.87%) Spring
16 156 (3.37%) Kafka
17 150 (3.24%) .NET Core
18 148 (3.20%) RxJava
19 138 (2.98%) jQuery
20 132 (2.85%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 426 (9.20%) Analytical Skills
2 418 (9.03%) User Experience
3 335 (7.23%) Public Cloud
4 247 (5.33%) Mobile App
5 179 (3.87%) Fintech
6 177 (3.82%) Social Media
7 170 (3.67%) Greenfield Project
8 128 (2.76%) Hedge funds
9 123 (2.66%) Algorithms
9 123 (2.66%) Hybrid Cloud
10 122 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
11 118 (2.55%) Cloud Native
12 109 (2.35%) Self-Motivation
13 106 (2.29%) Data Centre
14 104 (2.25%) Blog
15 84 (1.81%) Management Information System
16 72 (1.55%) BBC
17 69 (1.49%) Data Structures
18 65 (1.40%) iPhone
19 54 (1.17%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 821 (17.73%) Linux
2 493 (10.65%) Windows
3 431 (9.31%) Android
4 186 (4.02%) Apple iOS
5 170 (3.67%) Windows Server
6 166 (3.58%) Unix
7 138 (2.98%) Ubuntu
8 104 (2.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 95 (2.05%) CentOS
10 71 (1.53%) Windows 7
11 60 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
12 56 (1.21%) Debian
13 50 (1.08%) Windows 10
14 46 (0.99%) Windows Server 2012
15 44 (0.95%) CoreOS
16 25 (0.54%) Mac OS X
17 24 (0.52%) DC/OS
18 20 (0.43%) Solaris
19 17 (0.37%) Mac OS
19 17 (0.37%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,766 (38.13%) Agile Software Development
2 1,231 (26.58%) Analytics
3 1,151 (24.85%) DevOps
4 764 (16.50%) Software Engineering
5 641 (13.84%) Microservices
6 520 (11.23%) TDD
7 491 (10.60%) Scrum
8 487 (10.52%) Continuous Integration
9 418 (9.03%) Problem-Solving
10 387 (8.36%) E-Commerce
11 382 (8.25%) Mentoring
12 366 (7.90%) Machine Learning
13 357 (7.71%) BDD
13 357 (7.71%) Business Intelligence
14 343 (7.41%) Computer Science
15 338 (7.30%) MVC
16 320 (6.91%) Test Automation
17 303 (6.54%) Configuration Management
18 289 (6.24%) Migration
19 274 (5.92%) Data Science
Programming Languages
1 1,299 (28.05%) Python
2 976 (21.08%) Java
3 888 (19.18%) SQL
4 845 (18.25%) JavaScript
5 678 (14.64%) C#
6 350 (7.56%) Ruby
7 288 (6.22%) Bash Shell
8 268 (5.79%) PHP
9 233 (5.03%) C++
10 228 (4.92%) PowerShell
11 221 (4.77%) Go
12 220 (4.75%) Scala
13 165 (3.56%) C
14 159 (3.43%) Perl
15 155 (3.35%) TypeScript
16 140 (3.02%) R
17 116 (2.50%) Java 8
18 99 (2.14%) Objective-C
19 70 (1.51%) T-SQL
20 66 (1.43%) ES6
Qualifications
1 559 (12.07%) Degree
2 147 (3.17%) Computer Science Degree
3 104 (2.25%) Security Cleared
4 76 (1.64%) SC Cleared
5 71 (1.53%) AWS Certification
6 53 (1.14%) Master's Degree
7 52 (1.12%) Microsoft Certification
8 48 (1.04%) CISSP
9 40 (0.86%) Cisco Certification
10 38 (0.82%) MBA
11 34 (0.73%) ITIL Certification
11 34 (0.73%) MCSA
11 34 (0.73%) Numerate Degree
12 31 (0.67%) SANS
13 27 (0.58%) PhD
14 26 (0.56%) MCSE
15 19 (0.41%) CISM
16 18 (0.39%) CompTIA Security+
16 18 (0.39%) MCP
17 17 (0.37%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 220 (4.75%) QA
2 62 (1.34%) GDPR
3 39 (0.84%) Data Quality
4 36 (0.78%) SLA
5 35 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 32 (0.69%) PCI DSS
7 21 (0.45%) PMO
8 13 (0.28%) Cyber Essentials
9 7 (0.15%) SEPA
10 5 (0.11%) Actionable Recommendations
10 5 (0.11%) GxP
10 5 (0.11%) MiFID
10 5 (0.11%) Solvency II
11 4 (0.086%) IFRS
11 4 (0.086%) ISO 9001
11 4 (0.086%) ISO/IEC 27005
12 3 (0.065%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
12 3 (0.065%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 3 (0.065%) RMADS
12 3 (0.065%) WCAG
System Software
1 897 (19.37%) Docker
2 243 (5.25%) Active Directory
3 224 (4.84%) VMware Infrastructure
4 108 (2.33%) Hyper-V
5 71 (1.53%) Virtual Machines
6 52 (1.12%) VirtualBox
7 43 (0.93%) vSphere
8 28 (0.60%) Virtual Desktop
9 26 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
10 20 (0.43%) XenApp
11 18 (0.39%) Virtual Servers
12 15 (0.32%) HDFS
13 14 (0.30%) iptables
14 11 (0.24%) Microsoft App-V
14 11 (0.24%) Xen
15 9 (0.19%) Apache Flume
15 9 (0.19%) Snort
16 8 (0.17%) NFS
16 8 (0.17%) VMware Workstation
17 7 (0.15%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 726 (15.68%) Kubernetes
2 527 (11.38%) Ansible
3 425 (9.18%) Puppet
4 367 (7.92%) Opscode Chef
5 328 (7.08%) Terraform
6 71 (1.53%) Salt
7 66 (1.43%) Kibana
8 53 (1.14%) Packer
9 47 (1.01%) SCCM
10 43 (0.93%) Docker Swarm
10 43 (0.93%) Nagios
10 43 (0.93%) Prometheus
10 43 (0.93%) Rancher
11 36 (0.78%) Graphite
12 35 (0.76%) CFEngine
13 32 (0.69%) ZABBIX
14 29 (0.63%) HP Quality Center
15 27 (0.58%) Automic
16 24 (0.52%) Backup Exec
16 24 (0.52%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 724 (15.63%) Microsoft
2 285 (6.15%) VMware
3 233 (5.03%) IBM
4 230 (4.97%) Facebook
5 199 (4.30%) Tableau
6 194 (4.19%) Adobe
7 193 (4.17%) Oracle
8 158 (3.41%) SAP
9 154 (3.33%) Apple
10 138 (2.98%) Red Hat
11 137 (2.96%) Cisco
12 125 (2.70%) Salesforce.com
13 93 (2.01%) Rackspace
14 88 (1.90%) HP
15 72 (1.55%) Splunk
16 68 (1.47%) Atlassian
17 63 (1.36%) Yahoo!
18 61 (1.32%) Sony
19 58 (1.25%) Citrix
20 53 (1.14%) EMC