Period
to 8 December 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 8 December 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
8 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 104 108 126
Rank change year-on-year +4 +18 +78
Permanent jobs citing Google 4,002 4,669 4,841
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 3.01% 2.94% 2.69%
As % of the Vendors category 7.13% 6.88% 6.06%
Number of salaries quoted 3,110 3,799 4,177
UK median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +26.32% -
10th Percentile £31,950 £30,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £97,500 £95,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% -

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 56,150 67,870 79,926
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.25% 42.71% 44.45%
Number of salaries quoted 42,989 52,376 61,851
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +4.40%
10th Percentile £27,250 £27,500 £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% -

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 8 December 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 8 December 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 +6 3,796 £60,000 - 957
London +11 2,230 £70,000 +3.70% 442
UK excluding London +2 1,694 £50,000 +11.11% 552
South East +39 469 £50,000 - 111
North of England -17 370 £50,000 +17.65% 199
Midlands +17 253 £55,000 +29.41% 95
South West -15 251 £52,500 +16.67% 59
East of England +40 201 £52,500 +5.00% 48
North West -25 196 £51,147 +20.34% 116
Yorkshire -22 160 £45,000 +5.88% 68
West Midlands +13 140 £51,547 +21.29% 51
East Midlands +8 112 £65,000 +44.44% 44
Scotland +23 101 £52,500 +23.53% 28
Wales +9 55 £41,000 -18.00% 10
North East +19 14 £53,493 +52.84% 15
Northern Ireland -2 5 £42,500 - 2

For the 6 months to 8 December 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 2,221 (55.50%) GCP
2 2,119 (52.95%) AWS
3 1,654 (41.33%) Azure
4 1,386 (34.63%) Agile Software Development
5 1,240 (30.98%) Python
6 1,073 (26.81%) DevOps
7 1,047 (26.16%) Analytics
8 928 (23.19%) JavaScript
9 879 (21.96%) Java
10 814 (20.34%) Kubernetes
11 795 (19.87%) Docker
12 793 (19.82%) SQL
13 766 (19.14%) Software Engineering
14 695 (17.37%) Finance
15 665 (16.62%) Linux
16 558 (13.94%) Microsoft
17 546 (13.64%) Google Analytics
18 540 (13.49%) Git (software)
19 529 (13.22%) Degree
20 489 (12.22%) Marketing
21 486 (12.14%) Web Services
22 478 (11.94%) Scrum
23 469 (11.72%) Microservices
24 463 (11.57%) Jenkins
25 461 (11.52%) Ansible
26 457 (11.42%) HTML
27 456 (11.39%) Terraform
28 445 (11.12%) Continuous Integration
28 445 (11.12%) Problem-Solving
29 444 (11.09%) CSS

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
1 281 (7.02%) Apache Spark
2 189 (4.72%) Elasticsearch
3 120 (3.00%) CMS
4 110 (2.75%) Apache
5 96 (2.40%) WordPress
6 78 (1.95%) OpenStack
7 73 (1.82%) Apache Airflow
8 54 (1.35%) Confluence
9 48 (1.20%) nginx
9 48 (1.20%) Tomcat
10 36 (0.90%) JBoss
11 35 (0.87%) SharePoint
12 28 (0.70%) Cloud Foundry
12 28 (0.70%) Luigi
13 26 (0.65%) Apache Solr
14 24 (0.60%) Drupal
15 22 (0.55%) SAS
16 18 (0.45%) WebSphere
17 17 (0.42%) WebLogic
18 16 (0.40%) Smallworld
Applications
1 116 (2.90%) Microsoft Excel
2 115 (2.87%) Microsoft Office
3 42 (1.05%) Photoshop
4 28 (0.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 19 (0.47%) AutoCAD
5 19 (0.47%) Sketch
6 18 (0.45%) InVision
7 15 (0.37%) Chatbot
8 14 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
9 11 (0.27%) SPSS
10 10 (0.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 10 (0.25%) Zeplin
11 8 (0.20%) Adobe XD
12 7 (0.17%) Adobe Premiere
12 7 (0.17%) InDesign
13 6 (0.15%) GIMP
13 6 (0.15%) MS Visio
13 6 (0.15%) NUKE
14 3 (0.075%) Microsoft Project
14 3 (0.075%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 35 (0.87%) FINCAD Analytics
2 25 (0.62%) Magento
3 16 (0.40%) Distributed Ledger
4 13 (0.32%) SAP Hybris
5 11 (0.27%) WebTrends
6 8 (0.20%) Payment Gateway
7 7 (0.17%) Adobe Campaign
7 7 (0.17%) Dynamics CRM
7 7 (0.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 6 (0.15%) HFM
8 6 (0.15%) SessionCam
9 5 (0.12%) Oracle FAH
10 3 (0.075%) CA PPM
10 3 (0.075%) Eloqua
10 3 (0.075%) NetSuite
10 3 (0.075%) OpenCart
10 3 (0.075%) SAP Business ByDesign
10 3 (0.075%) SAP MDG
10 3 (0.075%) SAP S/4HANA
10 3 (0.075%) Shopify
Cloud Services
1 2,221 (55.50%) GCP
2 2,119 (52.95%) AWS
3 1,654 (41.33%) Azure
4 546 (13.64%) Google Analytics
5 245 (6.12%) G Suite
6 238 (5.95%) Office 365
7 171 (4.27%) Cloud Computing
7 171 (4.27%) SaaS
8 147 (3.67%) GitHub
9 142 (3.55%) PaaS
10 129 (3.22%) Power Platform
11 128 (3.20%) IaaS
12 110 (2.75%) Serverless
13 93 (2.32%) Adobe Analytics
14 91 (2.27%) AWS CloudFormation
15 85 (2.12%) Google Play
16 78 (1.95%) OpenShift
17 65 (1.62%) Google Tag Manager
18 61 (1.52%) AWS Lambda
19 56 (1.40%) AdWords
Communications & Networking
1 236 (5.90%) Firewall
2 157 (3.92%) Internet
3 122 (3.05%) TCP/IP
4 119 (2.97%) DNS
5 77 (1.92%) VPN
6 72 (1.80%) WAN
7 58 (1.45%) HTTP
8 47 (1.17%) LAN
9 46 (1.15%) Network Security
10 45 (1.12%) MPLS
11 43 (1.07%) Unified Communications
12 39 (0.97%) VoIP
13 33 (0.82%) HTTPS
14 28 (0.70%) DHCP
15 24 (0.60%) Wi-Fi
16 22 (0.55%) SAN
17 20 (0.50%) SSL
18 18 (0.45%) DMZ
19 17 (0.42%) Broadband
20 16 (0.40%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 424 (10.59%) Big Data
2 303 (7.57%) SQL Server
3 271 (6.77%) NoSQL
4 264 (6.60%) MySQL
5 260 (6.50%) Hadoop
6 250 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
7 244 (6.10%) PostgreSQL
8 240 (6.00%) BigQuery
9 171 (4.27%) Relational Database
10 160 (4.00%) Amazon Redshift
11 129 (3.22%) MongoDB
12 124 (3.10%) Power BI
13 85 (2.12%) Amazon Athena
14 81 (2.02%) Looker
15 78 (1.95%) Redis
16 77 (1.92%) Apache Hive
17 76 (1.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 64 (1.60%) Flink
19 62 (1.55%) Neo4j
20 60 (1.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 540 (13.49%) Git (software)
2 463 (11.57%) Jenkins
3 316 (7.90%) JIRA
4 102 (2.55%) Selenium
4 102 (2.55%) TeamCity
5 101 (2.52%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 100 (2.50%) Bitbucket
7 87 (2.17%) Maven
8 81 (2.02%) Team Foundation Server
9 76 (1.90%) GitLab
10 71 (1.77%) Cucumber
11 65 (1.62%) Vagrant
12 61 (1.52%) JUnit
12 61 (1.52%) Subversion
13 58 (1.45%) Artifactory
14 57 (1.42%) JMeter
15 56 (1.40%) Sonatype Nexus
16 49 (1.22%) SoapUI
17 42 (1.05%) webpack
18 41 (1.02%) Ant
General
1 695 (17.37%) Finance
2 489 (12.22%) Marketing
3 342 (8.55%) Retail
4 274 (6.85%) Banking
5 144 (3.60%) Advertising
6 114 (2.85%) Front Office
7 113 (2.82%) Telecoms
8 112 (2.80%) Games
9 98 (2.45%) Automotive
9 98 (2.45%) Manufacturing
10 94 (2.35%) Public Sector
11 84 (2.10%) Law
12 42 (1.05%) Billing
13 39 (0.97%) Publishing
14 35 (0.87%) Investment Banking
15 33 (0.82%) Electronics
16 19 (0.47%) Financial Institution
16 19 (0.47%) Police
17 18 (0.45%) Military
18 15 (0.37%) Brand Awareness
Job Titles
1 952 (23.79%) Developer
2 413 (10.32%) Architect
3 360 (9.00%) DevOps Engineer
4 316 (7.90%) Software Engineer
5 269 (6.72%) Analyst
6 252 (6.30%) Consultant
7 242 (6.05%) Data Engineer
8 195 (4.87%) Cloud Engineer
9 177 (4.42%) Senior Developer
10 152 (3.80%) Cloud Architect
11 147 (3.67%) Solutions Architect
12 143 (3.57%) Java Developer
13 119 (2.97%) .NET Developer
13 119 (2.97%) Python Developer
14 117 (2.92%) Python Engineer
15 111 (2.77%) Junior
16 99 (2.47%) Software Developer
17 90 (2.25%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
18 87 (2.17%) AWS Engineer
19 83 (2.07%) Full Stack Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 486 (12.14%) Web Services
2 457 (11.42%) HTML
3 444 (11.09%) CSS
4 427 (10.67%) Node.js
5 373 (9.32%) .NET
6 332 (8.30%) AngularJS
7 324 (8.10%) React
8 226 (5.65%) REST
9 188 (4.70%) RESTful
9 188 (4.70%) Spring
10 183 (4.57%) Kafka
11 146 (3.65%) Vue.js
12 137 (3.42%) ASP.NET
13 135 (3.37%) HTML5
14 131 (3.27%) JSON
15 129 (3.22%) jQuery
16 125 (3.12%) .NET Core
17 105 (2.62%) J2EE
18 84 (2.10%) GraphQL
19 83 (2.07%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 415 (10.37%) Analytical Skills
2 294 (7.35%) User Experience
3 199 (4.97%) Public Cloud
4 190 (4.75%) Mobile App
5 159 (3.97%) Algorithms
6 148 (3.70%) Greenfield Project
7 145 (3.62%) Cloud Native
8 140 (3.50%) Social Media
9 111 (2.77%) Enterprise Software
10 105 (2.62%) Derivative
11 102 (2.55%) Fixed Income
12 98 (2.45%) Self-Motivation
13 95 (2.37%) Equities
13 95 (2.37%) Hedge funds
14 92 (2.30%) Data Centre
15 76 (1.90%) Data Structures
16 68 (1.70%) Blog
17 67 (1.67%) Management Information System
18 64 (1.60%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 63 (1.57%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 665 (16.62%) Linux
2 362 (9.05%) Windows
3 240 (6.00%) Android
4 200 (5.00%) Unix
5 154 (3.85%) Apple iOS
6 81 (2.02%) Windows Server
7 69 (1.72%) CentOS
8 53 (1.32%) Ubuntu
9 50 (1.25%) Windows 7
10 48 (1.20%) Windows 10
11 32 (0.80%) Mac OS
12 31 (0.77%) Windows Server 2008
13 27 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 24 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
15 20 (0.50%) Debian
15 20 (0.50%) Tizen
16 18 (0.45%) CoreOS
17 13 (0.32%) Mac OS X
18 11 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
19 8 (0.20%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,386 (34.63%) Agile Software Development
2 1,073 (26.81%) DevOps
3 1,047 (26.16%) Analytics
4 766 (19.14%) Software Engineering
5 478 (11.94%) Scrum
6 469 (11.72%) Microservices
7 445 (11.12%) Continuous Integration
7 445 (11.12%) Problem-Solving
8 420 (10.49%) TDD
9 370 (9.25%) Data Science
10 348 (8.70%) Migration
11 346 (8.65%) Machine Learning
12 342 (8.55%) Mentoring
13 335 (8.37%) Open Source
14 326 (8.15%) Business Intelligence
15 324 (8.10%) Artificial Intelligence
16 312 (7.80%) Computer Science
17 283 (7.07%) E-Commerce
18 282 (7.05%) ETL
19 246 (6.15%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1,240 (30.98%) Python
2 928 (23.19%) JavaScript
3 879 (21.96%) Java
4 793 (19.82%) SQL
5 383 (9.57%) C#
6 297 (7.42%) Bash Shell
7 287 (7.17%) C++
8 270 (6.75%) Go
9 207 (5.17%) PHP
10 170 (4.25%) C
10 170 (4.25%) Ruby
11 153 (3.82%) Scala
12 146 (3.65%) PowerShell
13 139 (3.47%) R
14 136 (3.40%) TypeScript
15 124 (3.10%) Kotlin
16 97 (2.42%) Java 8
17 66 (1.65%) ES6
18 58 (1.45%) Perl
19 46 (1.15%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 529 (13.22%) Degree
2 163 (4.07%) Computer Science Degree
3 77 (1.92%) CISSP
4 75 (1.87%) Security Cleared
5 57 (1.42%) Master's Degree
6 56 (1.40%) AWS Certification
7 51 (1.27%) PhD
8 50 (1.25%) Cisco Certification
9 49 (1.22%) SC Cleared
10 46 (1.15%) CCNA
11 42 (1.05%) Microsoft Certification
12 37 (0.92%) MCSE
13 29 (0.72%) CISM
13 29 (0.72%) GIAC
14 28 (0.70%) CompTIA Security+
15 22 (0.55%) Network+ Certification
16 21 (0.52%) Linux+ Certification
16 21 (0.52%) SANS
16 21 (0.52%) SSCP
17 20 (0.50%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 203 (5.07%) QA
2 55 (1.37%) Data Quality
3 50 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 49 (1.22%) GDPR
5 36 (0.90%) PCI DSS
6 29 (0.72%) SLA
7 16 (0.40%) PMO
8 15 (0.37%) Cyber Essentials
8 15 (0.37%) NIST
9 9 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 8 (0.20%) Actionable Recommendations
10 8 (0.20%) ISO 31000
11 4 (0.100%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
11 4 (0.100%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 2 (0.050%) MiFID
12 2 (0.050%) SEPA
13 1 (0.025%) GxP
13 1 (0.025%) ISO 9001
13 1 (0.025%) PSD2
13 1 (0.025%) WCAG
System Software
1 795 (19.87%) Docker
2 122 (3.05%) Active Directory
3 96 (2.40%) VMware Infrastructure
4 58 (1.45%) Hyper-V
5 45 (1.12%) VirtualBox
6 21 (0.52%) Virtual Machines
7 18 (0.45%) HDFS
8 17 (0.42%) Firmware
8 17 (0.42%) Xen
9 13 (0.32%) vSphere
10 12 (0.30%) Microsoft App-V
11 10 (0.25%) VMware Workstation
12 8 (0.20%) Citrix Hypervisor
12 8 (0.20%) KVM
12 8 (0.20%) XenApp
13 6 (0.15%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 6 (0.15%) vCloud
14 4 (0.100%) Apache Flume
14 4 (0.100%) OpenAM
14 4 (0.100%) OpenIDM
Systems Management
1 814 (20.34%) Kubernetes
2 461 (11.52%) Ansible
3 456 (11.39%) Terraform
4 353 (8.82%) Puppet
5 271 (6.77%) Opscode Chef
6 73 (1.82%) Salt
7 71 (1.77%) Docker Swarm
8 56 (1.40%) Nagios
9 40 (1.00%) Packer
10 34 (0.85%) Rancher
10 34 (0.85%) ZABBIX
11 33 (0.82%) Grafana
12 32 (0.80%) Consul
12 32 (0.80%) HP Quality Center
13 31 (0.77%) Mesos
13 31 (0.77%) Prometheus
14 28 (0.70%) SCCM
15 27 (0.67%) Graphite
16 23 (0.57%) Kibana
17 21 (0.52%) WSUS
Vendors
1 558 (13.94%) Microsoft
2 216 (5.40%) Tableau
3 207 (5.17%) Adobe
4 166 (4.15%) Oracle
5 153 (3.82%) VMware
6 145 (3.62%) Facebook
7 129 (3.22%) Salesforce.com
8 109 (2.72%) Apple
9 104 (2.60%) Splunk
10 96 (2.40%) IBM
11 82 (2.05%) Cisco
12 69 (1.72%) SAP
13 68 (1.70%) Symantec
14 63 (1.57%) Talend
15 58 (1.45%) Cloudera
16 57 (1.42%) Red Hat
17 56 (1.40%) Hortonworks
17 56 (1.40%) HP
18 54 (1.35%) Teradata
19 49 (1.22%) Informatica