Period
to 19 June 2021

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 2021 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 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 76 105 109
Rank change year-on-year +29 +4 +3
Permanent jobs citing Google 4,069 2,425 4,366
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 3.96% 2.96% 3.04%
As % of the Vendors category 10.15% 7.32% 7.27%
Number of salaries quoted 2,358 1,937 3,359
10th Percentile £32,500 £36,250 £32,500
25th Percentile £43,500 £46,250 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -3.85% +8.33% +21.21%
75th Percentile £82,500 £86,250 £80,000
90th Percentile £93,750 £108,750 £97,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £52,900 £50,000
% change year-on-year -10.21% +5.80% +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 40,069 33,139 60,022
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.96% 40.48% 41.76%
Number of salaries quoted 26,958 25,652 46,360
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,750 £27,500
25th Percentile £39,531 £38,475 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year - +5.00% +4.66%
75th Percentile £71,250 £70,000 £67,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £87,500 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +2.22% - +5.88%

Google
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Google as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Google in the UK

Google
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Google.

Salary trend for Google in the UK

Google
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Google over the 6 months to 19 June 2021.

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 2021. 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 +27 3,696 £62,500 -3.85% 731
London +25 2,248 £72,500 -3.33% 338
UK excluding London +23 1,475 £47,500 -10.21% 427
Work from Home +64 787 £60,000 -14.29% 158
South East +20 406 £55,000 -4.35% 84
North of England +1 312 £47,500 -5.00% 158
South West +40 287 £45,000 -14.29% 43
Midlands -10 189 £50,000 -9.09% 67
North West +23 166 £52,500 -4.55% 75
West Midlands +15 142 £56,250 +7.14% 50
Yorkshire -12 132 £47,500 - 66
East of England +14 120 £44,500 -17.21% 37
Scotland -15 108 £47,500 -9.52% 30
East Midlands -43 44 £40,125 -35.80% 17
Northern Ireland -12 26 £40,000 -20.00% 3
Isle of Man - 15 £42,500 -
North East -3 14 £46,250 -19.57% 17
Wales -11 12 £45,000 +4.05% 5

For the 6 months to 19 June 2021, 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 2,176 (53.48%) GCP
2 2,036 (50.04%) AWS
3 1,542 (37.90%) Azure
4 1,294 (31.80%) Agile Software Development
5 1,234 (30.33%) Python
6 1,070 (26.30%) Analytics
7 1,019 (25.04%) DevOps
8 957 (23.52%) SQL
9 913 (22.44%) JavaScript
10 882 (21.68%) Kubernetes
11 863 (21.21%) Docker
11 863 (21.21%) Social Skills
12 774 (19.02%) Software Engineering
13 710 (17.45%) Marketing
14 699 (17.18%) Finance
15 675 (16.59%) Microservices
16 674 (16.56%) Java
17 666 (16.37%) Microsoft
18 630 (15.48%) Terraform
19 537 (13.20%) Google Analytics
20 530 (13.03%) Git (software)
21 526 (12.93%) Problem-Solving
22 502 (12.34%) Degree
23 476 (11.70%) Serverless
24 473 (11.62%) React
25 471 (11.58%) Linux
26 451 (11.08%) HTML
26 451 (11.08%) Node.js
27 444 (10.91%) Business Intelligence
27 444 (10.91%) 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
1 230 (5.65%) Apache Spark
2 143 (3.51%) Apache Airflow
3 112 (2.75%) Apache
4 111 (2.73%) Confluence
5 107 (2.63%) CMS
6 104 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
7 81 (1.99%) WordPress
8 50 (1.23%) SAS
9 44 (1.08%) SharePoint
10 42 (1.03%) Drupal
11 25 (0.61%) Cloud Foundry
12 24 (0.59%) nginx
13 20 (0.49%) Oracle Application Server
14 18 (0.44%) Apache Solr
14 18 (0.44%) MS Exchange
15 16 (0.39%) Luigi
16 14 (0.34%) OpenStack
17 13 (0.32%) Traefik
18 11 (0.27%) IIS
19 10 (0.25%) Jupyter
Applications
1 109 (2.68%) Microsoft Excel
2 106 (2.61%) Microsoft Office
3 59 (1.45%) Photoshop
4 56 (1.38%) Sketch
5 36 (0.88%) Figma
5 36 (0.88%) InVision
6 29 (0.71%) Adobe Illustrator
7 28 (0.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 27 (0.66%) Adobe XD
9 23 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
10 18 (0.44%) SPSS
11 16 (0.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 12 (0.29%) Chatbot
13 10 (0.25%) InDesign
14 9 (0.22%) Marvel
14 9 (0.22%) MS Visio
15 5 (0.12%) Microsoft Project
16 4 (0.098%) AutoCAD
16 4 (0.098%) Fireworks
16 4 (0.098%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 44 (1.08%) Magento
2 33 (0.81%) Shopify
3 25 (0.61%) Sentinel
4 15 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
5 8 (0.20%) WebTrends
6 6 (0.15%) Eloqua
7 4 (0.098%) Payment Gateway
8 3 (0.074%) Oracle EBS
9 2 (0.049%) Adobe Campaign
9 2 (0.049%) Distributed Ledger
9 2 (0.049%) Eikon
9 2 (0.049%) FastStats
9 2 (0.049%) FastStats PeopleStage
9 2 (0.049%) Maximo
9 2 (0.049%) SAP CRM
9 2 (0.049%) SAP ERP
9 2 (0.049%) SAP Hybris
9 2 (0.049%) SAP S/4HANA
10 1 (0.025%) Raiser's Edge
10 1 (0.025%) Yoast SEO
Cloud Services
1 2,176 (53.48%) GCP
2 2,036 (50.04%) AWS
3 1,542 (37.90%) Azure
4 537 (13.20%) Google Analytics
5 476 (11.70%) Serverless
6 275 (6.76%) SaaS
7 228 (5.60%) GitHub
8 217 (5.33%) PaaS
9 179 (4.40%) Power Platform
10 149 (3.66%) IaaS
10 149 (3.66%) Microsoft 365
11 145 (3.56%) AWS Lambda
12 140 (3.44%) Snowflake
13 130 (3.19%) Cloud Functions
14 129 (3.17%) Google Workspace
15 119 (2.92%) Firebase
16 104 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
17 103 (2.53%) Google Play
18 99 (2.43%) IBM Cloud
19 96 (2.36%) Google Ads
Communications & Networking
1 155 (3.81%) Firewall
2 136 (3.34%) Internet
3 85 (2.09%) HTTP
4 62 (1.52%) DNS
4 62 (1.52%) VPN
5 43 (1.06%) VLAN
6 40 (0.98%) Intranet
6 40 (0.98%) OSPF
7 39 (0.96%) IPv4
7 39 (0.96%) TCP/IP
8 35 (0.86%) LAN
9 33 (0.81%) DHCP
10 30 (0.74%) Network Security
10 30 (0.74%) WAN
11 22 (0.54%) Unified Communications
12 21 (0.52%) Wireless
13 20 (0.49%) Wi-Fi
14 18 (0.44%) SSH
14 18 (0.44%) SSL
15 16 (0.39%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 398 (9.78%) Big Data
2 336 (8.26%) BigQuery
3 317 (7.79%) MySQL
4 295 (7.25%) SQL Server
5 290 (7.13%) PostgreSQL
6 287 (7.05%) NoSQL
7 226 (5.55%) Tableau
8 224 (5.51%) Relational Database
9 220 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
10 195 (4.79%) MongoDB
11 190 (4.67%) Hadoop
12 171 (4.20%) Amazon Redshift
13 147 (3.61%) Power BI
14 133 (3.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
15 95 (2.33%) Neo4j
16 89 (2.19%) Amazon Athena
17 85 (2.09%) Redis
18 73 (1.79%) Looker
19 67 (1.65%) Electronic Patient Records
20 58 (1.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 530 (13.03%) Git (software)
2 424 (10.42%) Jenkins
3 220 (5.41%) JIRA
4 135 (3.32%) GitLab
5 90 (2.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 88 (2.16%) Vagrant
7 75 (1.84%) webpack
8 65 (1.60%) Bitbucket
8 65 (1.60%) CircleCI
9 60 (1.47%) Maven
10 50 (1.23%) Cypress.io
11 49 (1.20%) Selenium
12 44 (1.08%) gulp
13 42 (1.03%) TeamCity
14 40 (0.98%) JUnit
15 34 (0.84%) Postman
15 34 (0.84%) Travis CI
16 33 (0.81%) Grunt
17 32 (0.79%) Subversion
18 26 (0.64%) Cucumber
General
1 863 (21.21%) Social Skills
2 710 (17.45%) Marketing
3 699 (17.18%) Finance
4 408 (10.03%) Analytical Skills
5 349 (8.58%) Retail
6 219 (5.38%) Banking
7 189 (4.64%) Advertising
8 161 (3.96%) Games
9 147 (3.61%) Public Sector
10 121 (2.97%) Manufacturing
11 120 (2.95%) Presentation Skills
12 115 (2.83%) Telecoms
13 93 (2.29%) Organisational Skills
14 92 (2.26%) Electronics
15 66 (1.62%) Law
16 62 (1.52%) Automotive
17 56 (1.38%) Publishing
18 42 (1.03%) Brand Awareness
19 40 (0.98%) Influencing Skills
20 36 (0.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 988 (24.28%) Developer
2 367 (9.02%) Architect
3 308 (7.57%) Software Engineer
4 264 (6.49%) Analyst
5 250 (6.14%) Data Engineer
6 232 (5.70%) DevOps Engineer
7 225 (5.53%) Cloud Engineer
8 211 (5.19%) Senior Developer
9 171 (4.20%) Full Stack Developer
10 155 (3.81%) Java Developer
11 129 (3.17%) Cloud Architect
11 129 (3.17%) Consultant
12 108 (2.65%) Solutions Architect
13 107 (2.63%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
14 96 (2.36%) JavaScript Developer
15 94 (2.31%) Platform Engineer
16 93 (2.29%) AWS Engineer
16 93 (2.29%) Data Analyst
16 93 (2.29%) Data Architect
16 93 (2.29%) React Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 473 (11.62%) React
2 451 (11.08%) HTML
2 451 (11.08%) Node.js
3 430 (10.57%) Web Services
4 392 (9.63%) CSS
5 347 (8.53%) AngularJS
6 282 (6.93%) REST
7 244 (6.00%) .NET
8 199 (4.89%) Kafka
9 179 (4.40%) RESTful
10 176 (4.33%) GraphQL
11 172 (4.23%) Spring
12 164 (4.03%) .NET Core
12 164 (4.03%) Vue.js
13 154 (3.78%) HTML5
14 150 (3.69%) Redux
15 103 (2.53%) React Native
16 99 (2.43%) Spring Boot
17 95 (2.33%) CSS3
18 92 (2.26%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 338 (8.31%) User Experience
2 265 (6.51%) Mobile App
3 206 (5.06%) Public Cloud
4 185 (4.55%) Cloud Native
5 164 (4.03%) Greenfield Project
6 159 (3.91%) Social Media
7 143 (3.51%) Virtual Team
8 135 (3.32%) Self-Motivation
9 98 (2.41%) Hybrid Cloud
10 92 (2.26%) Algorithms
11 91 (2.24%) Data Centre
12 87 (2.14%) Management Information System
13 72 (1.77%) Blog
13 72 (1.77%) Linux Command Line
14 57 (1.40%) Data Structures
15 52 (1.28%) Driving Licence
16 46 (1.13%) iPad
17 43 (1.06%) Internet of Things
18 37 (0.91%) Analytical Mindset
18 37 (0.91%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 471 (11.58%) Linux
2 285 (7.00%) Windows
3 205 (5.04%) Android
4 143 (3.51%) Apple iOS
5 123 (3.02%) Windows Server
6 92 (2.26%) Unix
7 56 (1.38%) Ubuntu
8 53 (1.30%) Windows Server 2016
9 46 (1.13%) CentOS
10 36 (0.88%) Windows 10
11 29 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 19 (0.47%) Mac OS
13 18 (0.44%) Windows 7
14 15 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
15 11 (0.27%) Mac OS X
15 11 (0.27%) Windows Server 2019
16 9 (0.22%) Embedded Linux
16 9 (0.22%) Kali Linux
17 8 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
18 7 (0.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,294 (31.80%) Agile Software Development
2 1,070 (26.30%) Analytics
3 1,019 (25.04%) DevOps
4 774 (19.02%) Software Engineering
5 675 (16.59%) Microservices
6 526 (12.93%) Problem-Solving
7 444 (10.91%) Business Intelligence
7 444 (10.91%) Continuous Integration
8 395 (9.71%) E-Commerce
9 379 (9.31%) Data Science
10 371 (9.12%) Computer Science
11 365 (8.97%) Machine Learning
12 344 (8.45%) Mentoring
13 340 (8.36%) Scrum
14 329 (8.09%) Artificial Intelligence
15 318 (7.82%) Infrastructure as Code
16 310 (7.62%) Digital Marketing
17 309 (7.59%) TDD
18 307 (7.54%) ETL
19 271 (6.66%) Fintech
Programming Languages
1 1,234 (30.33%) Python
2 957 (23.52%) SQL
3 913 (22.44%) JavaScript
4 674 (16.56%) Java
5 388 (9.54%) TypeScript
6 382 (9.39%) C#
7 275 (6.76%) Go
8 270 (6.64%) PHP
9 245 (6.02%) Bash Shell
10 227 (5.58%) PowerShell
11 177 (4.35%) C++
12 137 (3.37%) Ruby
13 136 (3.34%) Kotlin
14 135 (3.32%) C
15 128 (3.15%) ES6
16 103 (2.53%) Scala
17 94 (2.31%) R
18 65 (1.60%) Java 8
19 55 (1.35%) T-SQL
20 49 (1.20%) Perl
Qualifications
1 502 (12.34%) Degree
2 144 (3.54%) Computer Science Degree
3 96 (2.36%) Security Cleared
4 76 (1.87%) SC Cleared
5 71 (1.74%) Master's Degree
6 50 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
7 32 (0.79%) Numerate Degree
8 31 (0.76%) AWS Certification
8 31 (0.76%) CISSP
9 26 (0.64%) PhD
10 24 (0.59%) CISM
10 24 (0.59%) DBS Check
11 16 (0.39%) OCP
11 16 (0.39%) Oracle Certification
11 16 (0.39%) TOGAF Certification
12 15 (0.37%) MBA
12 15 (0.37%) MCSE
13 13 (0.32%) Cisco Certification
14 11 (0.27%) ISTQB
15 10 (0.25%) (ISC)2 CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 188 (4.62%) QA
2 100 (2.46%) GDPR
3 70 (1.72%) Accessibility
4 52 (1.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 30 (0.74%) Data Quality
6 29 (0.71%) PCI DSS
7 23 (0.57%) NIST
8 17 (0.42%) Actionable Recommendations
9 14 (0.34%) Cyber Essentials
10 13 (0.32%) GRC
10 13 (0.32%) SLA
11 10 (0.25%) ISO 22301
12 7 (0.17%) SOC 2
13 6 (0.15%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
13 6 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 6 (0.15%) WAI
13 6 (0.15%) WCAG
14 5 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
14 5 (0.12%) NCSC
15 4 (0.098%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 863 (21.21%) Docker
2 157 (3.86%) Active Directory
3 105 (2.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 76 (1.87%) VirtualBox
5 36 (0.88%) Hyper-V
6 32 (0.79%) VMware ESXi
7 24 (0.59%) Virtual Machines
8 21 (0.52%) Oracle RAC
9 12 (0.29%) HDFS
10 10 (0.25%) Firmware
10 10 (0.25%) Virtual Servers
11 9 (0.22%) Xen
12 8 (0.20%) Apache Flume
12 8 (0.20%) Snort
12 8 (0.20%) Squid
12 8 (0.20%) vSphere
13 7 (0.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 6 (0.15%) Shibboleth
15 5 (0.12%) NFS
15 5 (0.12%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 882 (21.68%) Kubernetes
2 630 (15.48%) Terraform
3 338 (8.31%) Ansible
4 145 (3.56%) Puppet
5 109 (2.68%) Opscode Chef
6 87 (2.14%) Docker Swarm
7 75 (1.84%) Prometheus
8 50 (1.23%) Grafana
9 34 (0.84%) Jamf Pro
10 25 (0.61%) Istio
11 23 (0.57%) Microsoft Intune
12 22 (0.54%) Single Sign-On
13 21 (0.52%) AirWatch
14 20 (0.49%) Salt
15 19 (0.47%) SCCM
16 17 (0.42%) Packer
17 14 (0.34%) Oracle RMAN
18 13 (0.32%) Argo
18 13 (0.32%) Rancher
19 12 (0.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 666 (16.37%) Microsoft
2 197 (4.84%) Oracle
3 161 (3.96%) IBM
4 156 (3.83%) VMware
5 153 (3.76%) Apple
6 150 (3.69%) Facebook
7 147 (3.61%) Adobe
8 121 (2.97%) SAP
9 114 (2.80%) Salesforce.com
10 107 (2.63%) Talend
11 92 (2.26%) Cloudera
11 92 (2.26%) Hortonworks
12 85 (2.09%) Informatica
13 65 (1.60%) Red Hat
14 58 (1.43%) Splunk
15 53 (1.30%) Cisco
16 38 (0.93%) Databricks
16 38 (0.93%) Teradata
17 37 (0.91%) Citrix
18 28 (0.69%) Xamarin