Google
UK

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 10 December 2023 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.

6 months to
10 Dec 2023
Same period 2022 Same period 2021
Rank 119 95 71
Rank change year-on-year -24 -24 +35
Permanent jobs citing Google 1,464 4,259 5,464
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 2.80% 3.48% 4.30%
As % of the Vendors category 6.67% 8.48% 10.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1,180 2,289 3,230
10th Percentile £35,000 £34,560 £36,250
25th Percentile £46,250 £45,000 £46,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year - - +8.33%
75th Percentile £89,250 £86,500 £85,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £109,724 £105,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £59,526 £53,500 £50,050
% change year-on-year +11.26% +6.89% +0.10%

All Vendors
UK

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.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 21,950 50,228 49,937
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 41.99% 41.09% 39.30%
Number of salaries quoted 16,048 29,606 33,465
10th Percentile £29,000 £31,250 £30,000
25th Percentile £39,742 £41,250 £39,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year -4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
75th Percentile £73,750 £77,500 £73,750
90th Percentile £91,934 £95,000 £88,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £49,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -2.00% +5.26% +3.26%

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 10 December 2023.

Salary histogram for Google in the UK

Google
Top 17 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 10 December 2023. 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
Jobs
England -17 1,281 £65,000 - 939
Work from Home +24 815 £70,576 +12.92% 467
UK excluding London -8 767 £59,526 +11.26% 509
London -18 603 £80,000 +6.67% 503
North of England +50 250 £65,000 +23.81% 176
South West +3 183 £56,000 -8.47% 44
Yorkshire +41 128 £70,576 +34.43% 50
Midlands +19 123 £51,000 +2.00% 72
North West +68 115 £60,000 +20.00% 114
Scotland -23 109 £65,000 +6.24% 37
West Midlands +25 79 £56,250 +12.50% 46
South East -57 48 £44,250 -19.55% 141
East Midlands +40 47 £48,750 +17.24% 26
East of England +33 35 £41,750 -30.42% 40
Wales -35 13 £65,000 +23.81% 8
Northern Ireland +2 11 £65,000 +30.00% 4
North East +27 7 £65,000 +34.02% 15

Google
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 98 (6.69%) Apache Spark
2 94 (6.42%) Apache
3 53 (3.62%) SharePoint
4 41 (2.80%) Apache Airflow
5 38 (2.60%) Confluence
6 22 (1.50%) MS Exchange
7 21 (1.43%) WordPress
8 20 (1.37%) CMS
9 16 (1.09%) SAS
10 11 (0.75%) Oracle Application Server
11 6 (0.41%) Mendix
12 5 (0.34%) Luigi
13 4 (0.27%) IIS
14 3 (0.20%) Drupal
15 2 (0.14%) MODX
15 2 (0.14%) SharePoint 2010
15 2 (0.14%) SharePoint 2013
15 2 (0.14%) Site Server
15 2 (0.14%) Sitecore CMS
16 1 (0.068%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 55 (3.76%) Microsoft Office
2 31 (2.12%) Microsoft Excel
3 14 (0.96%) MS Visio
4 13 (0.89%) Photoshop
5 12 (0.82%) Microsoft Project
6 8 (0.55%) Adobe Illustrator
6 8 (0.55%) InDesign
7 7 (0.48%) InCopy
8 6 (0.41%) Adobe XD
9 5 (0.34%) Chatbot
10 3 (0.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
10 3 (0.20%) SPSS
11 2 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 2 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
12 1 (0.068%) Acrobat
12 1 (0.068%) Adobe Premiere
12 1 (0.068%) Notion
12 1 (0.068%) Trello
12 1 (0.068%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 14 (0.96%) Cloudability
2 12 (0.82%) Unit4 Business World
3 7 (0.48%) Magento
4 3 (0.20%) Remedy ITSM
4 3 (0.20%) Shopify
5 2 (0.14%) FastStats
5 2 (0.14%) Salesforce CRM
5 2 (0.14%) SAP CS
5 2 (0.14%) SAP FI-GL
5 2 (0.14%) WebTrends
6 1 (0.068%) Fidessa
6 1 (0.068%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 881 (60.18%) GCP
2 530 (36.20%) Azure
3 511 (34.90%) AWS
4 213 (14.55%) Google Analytics
5 189 (12.91%) Power Platform
6 129 (8.81%) GitHub
7 113 (7.72%) SaaS
8 109 (7.45%) Microsoft 365
9 75 (5.12%) Google Workspace
10 74 (5.05%) Azure DevOps
11 73 (4.99%) PaaS
12 62 (4.23%) GitHub Actions
13 61 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
14 53 (3.62%) Vertex AI
15 52 (3.55%) Entra ID
16 51 (3.48%) Serverless
17 45 (3.07%) Google Sheets
18 42 (2.87%) AWS CloudFormation
19 40 (2.73%) Google Kubernetes Engine
20 39 (2.66%) dbt
Communications & Networking
1 73 (4.99%) Firewall
2 54 (3.69%) LAN
2 54 (3.69%) TCP/IP
3 50 (3.42%) DNS
3 50 (3.42%) WAN
4 41 (2.80%) DHCP
5 28 (1.91%) VLAN
5 28 (1.91%) VPN
6 22 (1.50%) Wireless
7 19 (1.30%) SD-WAN
8 18 (1.23%) Network Security
9 15 (1.02%) HTTP
9 15 (1.02%) Wi-Fi
10 14 (0.96%) Internet
11 10 (0.68%) VoIP
11 10 (0.68%) WLAN
12 8 (0.55%) Intrusion Detection
13 7 (0.48%) Cisco IOS
13 7 (0.48%) Cisco ISE
13 7 (0.48%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 181 (12.36%) Power BI
2 146 (9.97%) BigQuery
3 145 (9.90%) Tableau
4 127 (8.67%) PostgreSQL
5 104 (7.10%) NoSQL
6 102 (6.97%) Big Data
7 85 (5.81%) Looker
8 84 (5.74%) Data Lake
9 77 (5.26%) Relational Database
10 75 (5.12%) Data Warehouse
11 71 (4.85%) Elasticsearch
12 63 (4.30%) MySQL
13 61 (4.17%) Redis
14 54 (3.69%) Hadoop
15 52 (3.55%) Bigtable
16 44 (3.01%) Apache Ignite
17 28 (1.91%) MongoDB
18 22 (1.50%) Data Mining
19 19 (1.30%) SQL Server
20 15 (1.02%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 215 (14.69%) Jenkins
2 114 (7.79%) Git
3 78 (5.33%) JIRA
4 46 (3.14%) Cypress.io
5 35 (2.39%) GitLab
6 25 (1.71%) Maven
6 25 (1.71%) Spinnaker
7 23 (1.57%) IBM UrbanCode
8 22 (1.50%) Sonatype Nexus
9 21 (1.43%) Cucumber
10 20 (1.37%) webpack
11 17 (1.16%) Selenium
12 16 (1.09%) Artifactory
13 15 (1.02%) CircleCI
14 11 (0.75%) Gradle
15 10 (0.68%) Oracle Forms
16 9 (0.61%) ERwin
17 8 (0.55%) Ant
17 8 (0.55%) JUnit
17 8 (0.55%) Zephyr
General
1 506 (34.56%) Finance
2 387 (26.43%) Social Skills
3 341 (23.29%) Banking
4 257 (17.55%) Analytical Skills
5 161 (11.00%) Marketing
6 135 (9.22%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 118 (8.06%) Retail
8 77 (5.26%) Presentation Skills
9 60 (4.10%) Public Sector
10 49 (3.35%) Local Government
11 48 (3.28%) Front Office
12 41 (2.80%) Law
13 36 (2.46%) Influencing Skills
14 30 (2.05%) Legal
15 27 (1.84%) Advertising
16 22 (1.50%) Organisational Skills
17 21 (1.43%) Retail Banking
18 18 (1.23%) Manufacturing
18 18 (1.23%) Telecoms
19 11 (0.75%) Games
Job Titles
1 270 (18.44%) Senior
2 192 (13.11%) Analyst
3 183 (12.50%) Developer
4 156 (10.66%) Lead
5 142 (9.70%) Architect
6 134 (9.15%) Software Engineer
7 102 (6.97%) Cloud Engineer
7 102 (6.97%) Python Engineer
8 96 (6.56%) DevOps Engineer
9 92 (6.28%) GCP Engineer
10 75 (5.12%) Security Engineer
11 74 (5.05%) Data Engineer
12 68 (4.64%) Python Developer
13 65 (4.44%) Digital Analyst
14 58 (3.96%) Cloud Architect
15 57 (3.89%) Cloud Security Engineer
16 53 (3.62%) Data Analyst
16 53 (3.62%) React Developer
16 53 (3.62%) Solutions Architect
17 50 (3.42%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 155 (10.59%) React
2 109 (7.45%) HTML
3 103 (7.04%) Kafka
3 103 (7.04%) Node.js
4 86 (5.87%) CSS
5 64 (4.37%) REST
6 57 (3.89%) Redux
7 53 (3.62%) Django
8 52 (3.55%) .NET
9 49 (3.35%) JSON
10 48 (3.28%) RESTful
11 44 (3.01%) Web Services
12 42 (2.87%) AngularJS
13 41 (2.80%) GraphQL
14 33 (2.25%) Flask
15 32 (2.19%) HTML5
16 31 (2.12%) FastAPI
16 31 (2.12%) Spring
17 29 (1.98%) Material-UI
17 29 (1.98%) OpenAPI
Miscellaneous
1 153 (10.45%) Public Cloud
2 139 (9.49%) Product Ownership
3 75 (5.12%) Cloud Native
4 47 (3.21%) Management Information System
5 46 (3.14%) Fixed Income
6 44 (3.01%) Greenfield Project
7 43 (2.94%) Mobile App
8 41 (2.80%) Social Media
9 39 (2.66%) Distributed Systems
10 38 (2.60%) Self-Motivation
11 31 (2.12%) Data Structures
12 30 (2.05%) Data Centre
13 24 (1.64%) Algorithms
14 23 (1.57%) Driving Licence
15 20 (1.37%) Blog
16 18 (1.23%) Equities
16 18 (1.23%) Linux Command Line
17 17 (1.16%) Onboarding
18 16 (1.09%) Private Cloud
19 14 (0.96%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 180 (12.30%) Windows
2 163 (11.13%) Linux
3 73 (4.99%) Windows Server
4 53 (3.62%) Unix
5 44 (3.01%) Android
6 39 (2.66%) Mac OS
7 20 (1.37%) Windows 10
8 19 (1.30%) Apple iOS
9 16 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
10 15 (1.02%) Windows Server 2016
10 15 (1.02%) Windows Server 2019
11 11 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 9 (0.61%) Debian
13 7 (0.48%) CoreOS
13 7 (0.48%) Ubuntu
13 7 (0.48%) zOS
14 6 (0.41%) CentOS
15 4 (0.27%) Mac OS X
16 1 (0.068%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 642 (43.85%) Agile
2 408 (27.87%) Analytics
3 329 (22.47%) DevOps
4 295 (20.15%) CI/CD
5 262 (17.90%) Problem-Solving
6 245 (16.73%) Software Engineering
7 225 (15.37%) Mentoring
8 203 (13.87%) Artificial Intelligence
9 189 (12.91%) Visualisation
10 185 (12.64%) Infrastructure as Code
11 178 (12.16%) Business Intelligence
12 172 (11.75%) Machine Learning
13 171 (11.68%) Cloud Security
14 170 (11.61%) Decision-Making
15 162 (11.07%) User Experience
16 151 (10.31%) Data Visualisation
17 150 (10.25%) Roadmaps
18 146 (9.97%) Coaching
18 146 (9.97%) Containerisation
19 128 (8.74%) Data Analytics
Programming Languages
1 449 (30.67%) Python
2 272 (18.58%) SQL
3 156 (10.66%) TypeScript
4 147 (10.04%) Java
5 144 (9.84%) JavaScript
6 109 (7.45%) Bash
7 80 (5.46%) PowerShell
8 75 (5.12%) C#
9 67 (4.58%) Go
10 34 (2.32%) C++
11 33 (2.25%) Scala
12 29 (1.98%) Groovy
13 26 (1.78%) PHP
14 21 (1.43%) Kotlin
14 21 (1.43%) R
15 12 (0.82%) Shell Script
16 11 (0.75%) VBA
17 8 (0.55%) Ruby
18 7 (0.48%) C
19 4 (0.27%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 214 (14.62%) Degree
2 109 (7.45%) Security Cleared
3 98 (6.69%) SC Cleared
4 77 (5.26%) Computer Science Degree
5 43 (2.94%) Azure Certification
6 40 (2.73%) Master's Degree
7 26 (1.78%) Microsoft Certification
8 22 (1.50%) AWS Certification
9 14 (0.96%) Cisco Certification
10 11 (0.75%) MCSE
11 10 (0.68%) CISSP
11 10 (0.68%) DBS Check
12 9 (0.61%) BPSS Clearance
12 9 (0.61%) ISACA
13 8 (0.55%) CISM
14 7 (0.48%) (ISC)2 CCSP
14 7 (0.48%) CCNA
14 7 (0.48%) CCNP
14 7 (0.48%) OSCP
15 6 (0.41%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 108 (7.38%) QA
2 62 (4.23%) Data Quality
3 23 (1.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 21 (1.43%) Accessibility
5 19 (1.30%) NIST
6 17 (1.16%) GDPR
6 17 (1.16%) WCAG
7 15 (1.02%) Cyber Essentials
7 15 (1.02%) NCSC
8 13 (0.89%) SLA
9 12 (0.82%) PCI DSS
10 9 (0.61%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
11 6 (0.41%) IASME
12 4 (0.27%) SOC 2
13 3 (0.20%) CRD IV
13 3 (0.20%) GMP
13 3 (0.20%) HIPAA
13 3 (0.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 1 (0.068%) ITGC
14 1 (0.068%) SOC 3
System Software
1 188 (12.84%) Docker
2 110 (7.51%) Active Directory
3 61 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 44 (3.01%) Hyper-V
5 18 (1.23%) Virtual Desktop
6 9 (0.61%) Firmware
7 7 (0.48%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (0.48%) VMware NSX
8 5 (0.34%) XenApp
8 5 (0.34%) XenDesktop
9 4 (0.27%) BitLocker
10 3 (0.20%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 3 (0.20%) Virtual Machines
11 2 (0.14%) Apache Flume
12 1 (0.068%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 297 (20.29%) Terraform
2 259 (17.69%) Kubernetes
3 56 (3.83%) Ansible
4 43 (2.94%) Microsoft Intune
5 28 (1.91%) SCCM
6 26 (1.78%) Progress Chef
6 26 (1.78%) Puppet
7 22 (1.50%) Istio
8 18 (1.23%) Grafana
8 18 (1.23%) Prometheus
9 16 (1.09%) Jamf Pro
10 13 (0.89%) FortiGate
11 10 (0.68%) Nagios
12 8 (0.55%) Kibana
13 7 (0.48%) CA Endevor
14 6 (0.41%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
14 6 (0.41%) PaperCut
14 6 (0.41%) SmoothWall
14 6 (0.41%) WSUS
15 5 (0.34%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 280 (19.13%) Microsoft
2 84 (5.74%) Salesforce
3 66 (4.51%) VMware
4 59 (4.03%) Adobe
5 54 (3.69%) Oracle
6 41 (2.80%) IBM
7 39 (2.66%) Cisco
7 39 (2.66%) SAP
8 33 (2.25%) Apple
9 26 (1.78%) Splunk
10 24 (1.64%) Databricks
11 23 (1.57%) Hotjar
12 22 (1.50%) Dell
13 19 (1.30%) Ahrefs
14 18 (1.23%) Citrix
14 18 (1.23%) Facebook
14 18 (1.23%) Meraki
15 17 (1.16%) Dataiku
16 16 (1.09%) CheckPoint
17 14 (0.96%) Informatica