Period
to 18 October 2017

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 18 October 2017 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
18 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 158 196 183
Rank change year-on-year +38 -13 +12
Permanent jobs citing Google 3874 3253 4019
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 2.22% 1.70% 1.85%
As % of the Vendors category 5.00% 3.87% 4.01%
Number of salaries quoted 3321 2790 3308
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £72,500 £70,375
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% -2.60% -3.75%

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 77546 84020 100311
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 44.40% 43.83% 46.06%
Number of salaries quoted 59993 67844 81556
UK median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% -

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 18 October 2017.

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 18 October 2017. 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 +41 3707 £50,000 +5.26% 564
London +35 1964 £60,000 +9.09% 222
UK excluding London +72 1829 £40,000 +6.67% 358
North of England +50 596 £40,000 +6.67% 141
South East +66 419 £35,000 -17.65% 49
North West +17 352 £40,000 +6.67% 77
Midlands -3 269 £35,000 -2.78% 87
East of England +60 238 £47,500 +5.56% 33
South West +57 231 £52,500 +31.25% 32
Yorkshire +71 219 £40,000 - 62
West Midlands +30 172 £35,000 - 31
East Midlands +1 107 £36,000 -15.29% 56
Scotland +10 58 £57,500 +35.29% 12
North East +15 25 £37,500 +17.19% 2
Wales +27 24 £31,825 +6.08% 4
Northern Ireland -22 7 £55,000 -

For the 6 months to 18 October 2017, IT jobs citing Google also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Google.

1 1417 (36.58%) Agile Software Development
2 1263 (32.60%) Amazon AWS
3 1161 (29.97%) Analytics
4 991 (25.58%) Google Cloud Platform
5 894 (23.08%) Java
6 858 (22.15%) JavaScript
7 844 (21.79%) Marketing
8 830 (21.42%) Microsoft Azure
9 825 (21.30%) Google Analytics
10 796 (20.55%) Python
11 752 (19.41%) HTML
12 710 (18.33%) TDD
13 660 (17.04%) CSS
14 654 (16.88%) Finance
15 651 (16.80%) SQL
16 624 (16.11%) DevOps
17 608 (15.69%) C#
18 583 (15.05%) .NET
19 573 (14.79%) Microsoft
20 551 (14.22%) SQL Server
21 532 (13.73%) Linux
21 532 (13.73%) Git (software)
22 510 (13.16%) Degree
23 492 (12.70%) Android
24 480 (12.39%) MVC
25 473 (12.21%) AngularJS
26 464 (11.98%) Digital Marketing
27 460 (11.87%) RESTful
28 458 (11.82%) Node.js
28 458 (11.82%) Docker

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
1 196 (5.06%) Elasticsearch
2 194 (5.01%) Apache Spark
3 159 (4.10%) CMS
4 138 (3.56%) Apache
5 92 (2.37%) WordPress
6 87 (2.25%) OpenStack
7 83 (2.14%) Confluence
8 60 (1.55%) SAS
9 56 (1.45%) SharePoint
10 51 (1.32%) Tomcat
11 47 (1.21%) nginx
12 44 (1.14%) IIS
13 42 (1.08%) Apache Solr
14 26 (0.67%) JBoss
14 26 (0.67%) Skype for Business
14 26 (0.67%) WebLogic
15 23 (0.59%) WebSphere
16 22 (0.57%) MS Exchange
17 21 (0.54%) Drupal
17 21 (0.54%) EPiServer
Applications
1 206 (5.32%) Microsoft Excel
2 120 (3.10%) Microsoft Office
3 61 (1.57%) Photoshop
4 54 (1.39%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 42 (1.08%) Adobe Illustrator
5 42 (1.08%) SPSS
6 19 (0.49%) InVision
7 18 (0.46%) Microsoft Project
8 15 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
9 14 (0.36%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 11 (0.28%) Moqups
11 10 (0.26%) InDesign
12 5 (0.13%) SPSS Modeler
13 4 (0.10%) Chatbot
14 2 (0.052%) Adobe After Effects
14 2 (0.052%) Autodesk Flame
14 2 (0.052%) UXPin
15 1 (0.026%) Adobe Premiere
15 1 (0.026%) AutoCAD
15 1 (0.026%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 51 (1.32%) Magento
2 40 (1.03%) Adobe Campaign
2 40 (1.03%) WebTrends
3 16 (0.41%) Dynamics CRM
3 16 (0.41%) Payment Gateway
3 16 (0.41%) SessionCam
4 14 (0.36%) Eloqua
5 11 (0.28%) Shopify
6 9 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
6 9 (0.23%) OpenCart
6 9 (0.23%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 9 (0.23%) Social Studio
7 6 (0.15%) Revive Adserver
7 6 (0.15%) SAP Business One
8 5 (0.13%) Sage 200
9 4 (0.10%) Abakus
9 4 (0.10%) Dynamics NAV
9 4 (0.10%) FastStats
10 3 (0.077%) NetSuite
11 2 (0.052%) Exchequer
Cloud Services
1 1263 (32.60%) Amazon AWS
2 991 (25.58%) Google Cloud Platform
3 830 (21.42%) Microsoft Azure
4 825 (21.30%) Google Analytics
5 345 (8.91%) Google Play
6 204 (5.27%) SaaS
7 198 (5.11%) G Suite
8 169 (4.36%) AdWords
9 158 (4.08%) GitHub
10 157 (4.05%) IaaS
11 153 (3.95%) PaaS
12 140 (3.61%) Office 365
13 129 (3.33%) Adobe Analytics
14 95 (2.45%) Google Tag Manager
15 65 (1.68%) Cloud Computing
16 49 (1.26%) IBM Cloud
17 44 (1.14%) AWS CloudFormation
18 43 (1.11%) Slack
19 36 (0.93%) Amazon EC2
20 31 (0.80%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 146 (3.77%) Firewall
2 143 (3.69%) Internet
3 124 (3.20%) DNS
4 92 (2.37%) DHCP
5 66 (1.70%) LAN
5 66 (1.70%) TCP/IP
6 55 (1.42%) HTTP
7 49 (1.26%) VPN
8 47 (1.21%) WAN
9 46 (1.19%) SAN
10 41 (1.06%) WLAN
11 37 (0.96%) VoIP
12 31 (0.80%) Wi-Fi
13 24 (0.62%) NAS
14 21 (0.54%) ATM
15 20 (0.52%) iSCSI
15 20 (0.52%) Network Security
16 18 (0.46%) Fibre Channel
17 16 (0.41%) Wireless
18 15 (0.39%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 551 (14.22%) SQL Server
2 355 (9.16%) Big Data
3 350 (9.03%) NoSQL
4 298 (7.69%) MySQL
5 229 (5.91%) Hadoop
6 201 (5.19%) SQL Server 2014
7 195 (5.03%) MongoDB
8 159 (4.10%) Apache Cassandra
9 135 (3.48%) Relational Database
10 127 (3.28%) Data Warehouse
11 115 (2.97%) PostgreSQL
12 111 (2.87%) Redis
13 102 (2.63%) BigQuery
14 88 (2.27%) SQL Server 2016
15 58 (1.50%) Apache Hive
16 49 (1.26%) Data Mining
16 49 (1.26%) HBase
17 47 (1.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 42 (1.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
19 40 (1.03%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 532 (13.73%) Git (software)
2 325 (8.39%) Jenkins
3 251 (6.48%) JIRA
4 128 (3.30%) TeamCity
5 120 (3.10%) Maven
5 120 (3.10%) Subversion
6 116 (2.99%) JUnit
7 104 (2.68%) Vagrant
8 101 (2.61%) Selenium
9 99 (2.56%) Android Studio
10 98 (2.53%) Gradle
11 79 (2.04%) Team Foundation Server
11 79 (2.04%) Visual Studio
12 73 (1.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 71 (1.83%) Grunt
14 70 (1.81%) gulp
15 69 (1.78%) Cucumber
16 51 (1.32%) Xcode
17 49 (1.26%) Mockito
18 47 (1.21%) Eclipse
General
1 844 (21.79%) Marketing
2 654 (16.88%) Finance
3 341 (8.80%) Games
4 211 (5.45%) Telecoms
5 200 (5.16%) Retail
6 188 (4.85%) Electronics
7 183 (4.72%) Manufacturing
8 162 (4.18%) Banking
9 154 (3.98%) Advertising
10 107 (2.76%) Publishing
11 43 (1.11%) Legal
12 42 (1.08%) Billing
13 33 (0.85%) Investment Banking
14 18 (0.46%) Back Office
15 17 (0.44%) Automotive
16 16 (0.41%) French Language
17 14 (0.36%) Brand Awareness
17 14 (0.36%) Multimedia
18 13 (0.34%) Financial Institution
18 13 (0.34%) German Language
Job Titles
1 1438 (37.12%) Developer
2 400 (10.33%) Analyst
3 367 (9.47%) .NET Developer
4 263 (6.79%) Architect
5 256 (6.61%) Senior Developer
6 220 (5.68%) Java Developer
7 210 (5.42%) DevOps Engineer
8 189 (4.88%) Android Developer
9 177 (4.57%) Software Engineer
10 155 (4.00%) Consultant
11 148 (3.82%) Cloud Architect
12 139 (3.59%) JavaScript Developer
13 137 (3.54%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 126 (3.25%) Full Stack Developer
15 123 (3.18%) Junior
16 119 (3.07%) C# Developer
17 116 (2.99%) Cloud Engineer
18 110 (2.84%) Digital Developer
19 103 (2.66%) PHP Developer
20 99 (2.56%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 752 (19.41%) HTML
2 660 (17.04%) CSS
3 583 (15.05%) .NET
4 473 (12.21%) AngularJS
5 460 (11.87%) RESTful
6 458 (11.82%) Node.js
7 401 (10.35%) Web Services
8 380 (9.81%) ASP.NET
9 321 (8.29%) ASP.NET MVC
10 293 (7.56%) HTML5
11 284 (7.33%) React
12 282 (7.28%) WCF
13 262 (6.76%) jQuery
14 216 (5.58%) CSS3
15 200 (5.16%) ASP.NET Web API
16 197 (5.09%) ASP.NET MVC 5
17 188 (4.85%) KnockoutJS
18 176 (4.54%) Spring
19 164 (4.23%) XML
20 163 (4.21%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 394 (10.17%) Analytical Skills
2 387 (9.99%) Mobile App
3 338 (8.72%) Social Media
4 333 (8.60%) User Experience
5 330 (8.52%) Computer Science
6 158 (4.08%) Greenfield Project
7 150 (3.87%) Public Cloud
8 139 (3.59%) iPhone
9 121 (3.12%) Fintech
10 120 (3.10%) BBC
11 108 (2.79%) Algorithms
12 75 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
13 64 (1.65%) Management Information System
14 48 (1.24%) Smartphone
15 47 (1.21%) iPad
16 46 (1.19%) Blog
17 41 (1.06%) Client/Server
18 39 (1.01%) Data Centre
19 38 (0.98%) Virtual Team
20 37 (0.96%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 532 (13.73%) Linux
2 492 (12.70%) Android
3 430 (11.10%) Windows
4 212 (5.47%) Apple iOS
5 150 (3.87%) Unix
6 104 (2.68%) Windows Server
7 97 (2.50%) Windows Server 2012
8 61 (1.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 58 (1.50%) CentOS
10 56 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
11 46 (1.19%) Ubuntu
12 44 (1.14%) Mac OS X
13 42 (1.08%) Windows XP
14 39 (1.01%) Windows 8
15 38 (0.98%) Windows 7
16 37 (0.96%) CoreOS
17 35 (0.90%) Windows 10
18 33 (0.85%) Windows Server 2003
19 19 (0.49%) Debian
20 16 (0.41%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1417 (36.58%) Agile Software Development
2 1161 (29.97%) Analytics
3 710 (18.33%) TDD
4 624 (16.11%) DevOps
5 480 (12.39%) MVC
6 464 (11.98%) Digital Marketing
7 408 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
8 405 (10.45%) Scrum
9 392 (10.12%) Software Engineering
10 377 (9.73%) Continuous Integration
11 366 (9.45%) SEO
12 364 (9.40%) E-Commerce
13 363 (9.37%) BDD
14 336 (8.67%) OO
15 317 (8.18%) Web Development
16 302 (7.80%) Open Source
17 283 (7.31%) Machine Learning
18 281 (7.25%) Microservices
19 269 (6.94%) Web Application Development
20 268 (6.92%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 894 (23.08%) Java
2 858 (22.15%) JavaScript
3 796 (20.55%) Python
4 651 (16.80%) SQL
5 608 (15.69%) C#
6 384 (9.91%) Ruby
7 345 (8.91%) PHP
8 254 (6.56%) C++
9 180 (4.65%) Go
10 164 (4.23%) Scala
11 159 (4.10%) Bash Shell
12 153 (3.95%) C
13 114 (2.94%) R
14 86 (2.22%) Objective-C
15 72 (1.86%) PowerShell
16 71 (1.83%) Perl
17 70 (1.81%) Shell Script
18 67 (1.73%) F#
19 55 (1.42%) Groovy
20 51 (1.32%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 510 (13.16%) Degree
2 122 (3.15%) Computer Science Degree
3 86 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 75 (1.94%) Cisco Certification
5 66 (1.70%) MCSE
6 59 (1.52%) CCNA
7 52 (1.34%) CCNP
8 45 (1.16%) DBS Check
9 44 (1.14%) PhD
10 40 (1.03%) MCP
11 33 (0.85%) Security Cleared
12 32 (0.83%) A+ Certification
13 28 (0.72%) CISSP
13 28 (0.72%) SC Cleared
14 27 (0.70%) Master's Degree
15 22 (0.57%) (ISC)2 CCSP
16 21 (0.54%) Numerate Degree
17 20 (0.52%) CISM
17 20 (0.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 14 (0.36%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 172 (4.44%) QA
2 67 (1.73%) SLA
3 64 (1.65%) GCP
4 39 (1.01%) Data Quality
5 19 (0.49%) Actionable Recommendations
6 16 (0.41%) GDPR
7 13 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 12 (0.31%) PCI DSS
8 12 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 9 (0.23%) COBIT
10 8 (0.21%) SSAE 16
11 4 (0.10%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 4 (0.10%) Solvency II
12 3 (0.077%) Cyber Essentials
12 3 (0.077%) PMO
13 2 (0.052%) ISO 9001
14 1 (0.026%) HL7
14 1 (0.026%) ISO/IEC 20000
14 1 (0.026%) PSD2
System Software
1 458 (11.82%) Docker
2 205 (5.29%) Active Directory
3 129 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 117 (3.02%) Hyper-V
5 36 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
6 28 (0.72%) Virtual Machines
7 20 (0.52%) Microsoft App-V
8 18 (0.46%) Terminal Services
9 16 (0.41%) XenApp
10 14 (0.36%) KVM
10 14 (0.36%) XenDesktop
11 13 (0.34%) HDFS
11 13 (0.34%) vSphere
11 13 (0.34%) XenServer
12 10 (0.26%) Ceph
12 10 (0.26%) Varnish
12 10 (0.26%) vCloud
12 10 (0.26%) VirtualBox
13 9 (0.23%) GPFS
14 7 (0.18%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 366 (9.45%) Puppet
2 326 (8.42%) Ansible
3 306 (7.90%) Kubernetes
4 282 (7.28%) Opscode Chef
5 123 (3.18%) Terraform
6 81 (2.09%) Kibana
7 80 (2.07%) Nagios
8 42 (1.08%) Mesos
8 42 (1.08%) SCCM
9 41 (1.06%) Grafana
10 36 (0.93%) Packer
10 36 (0.93%) Prometheus
11 35 (0.90%) Graphite
12 31 (0.80%) logstash
12 31 (0.80%) ZABBIX
13 26 (0.67%) Salt
14 21 (0.54%) SCOM
15 19 (0.49%) Docker Swarm
16 17 (0.44%) linkerd
16 17 (0.44%) Zipkin
Vendors
1 573 (14.79%) Microsoft
2 311 (8.03%) Facebook
3 278 (7.18%) Adobe
4 244 (6.30%) Apple
5 236 (6.09%) VMware
6 180 (4.65%) SAP
7 158 (4.08%) Tableau
8 145 (3.74%) Cisco
9 128 (3.30%) Oracle
10 126 (3.25%) IBM
11 123 (3.18%) Citrix
12 120 (3.10%) Yahoo!
13 113 (2.92%) Sony
14 103 (2.66%) Salesforce.com
15 86 (2.22%) HP
16 75 (1.94%) Red Hat
17 73 (1.88%) Rackspace
18 66 (1.70%) Twitter
19 60 (1.55%) Splunk
20 57 (1.47%) Optimizely