Period
to 3 August 2020

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 3 August 2020 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
3 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 100 109 113
Rank change year-on-year +9 +4 +63
Permanent jobs citing Google 2,101 4,375 5,004
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 3.12% 3.04% 2.89%
As % of the Vendors category 7.60% 7.16% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1,747 3,582 4,414
Median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +20.00% -
10th Percentile £35,000 £32,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £112,500 £95,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £51,147 £42,500
% change year-on-year +2.65% +20.34% +6.25%

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 27,628 61,063 75,067
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.08% 42.37% 43.38%
Number of salaries quoted 21,132 46,923 58,114
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +1.01% +4.21%
10th Percentile £30,750 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +4.76%

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 3 August 2020.

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 3 August 2020. 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 +8 1,954 £65,000 +8.33% 339
London +7 1,232 £75,000 +7.14% 139
UK excluding London -1 818 £52,500 +2.65% 213
South East +9 242 £57,500 - 42
North of England -10 197 £52,500 +16.41% 78
North West +16 118 £55,000 +10.00% 36
Midlands +25 111 £55,000 +10.00% 39
Work from Home -42 104 £55,000 -21.43% 53
South West 0 96 £47,500 - 22
Yorkshire 0 76 £47,500 +5.56% 24
East of England +18 69 £55,000 +10.00% 18
Scotland +4 60 £52,500 -1.69% 7
West Midlands +15 56 £52,500 -4.55% 24
East Midlands +45 54 £61,250 +63.33% 15
Wales +27 28 £47,500 +1.60% 5
Northern Ireland +30 14 £50,000 +40.85% 2
North East +28 3 £55,000 +7.32% 18
Channel Islands -2 1 £47,500 -

For the 6 months to 3 August 2020, 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 1,278 (60.83%) GCP
2 1,221 (58.12%) AWS
3 1,012 (48.17%) Azure
4 757 (36.03%) Agile Software Development
5 712 (33.89%) Python
6 639 (30.41%) DevOps
7 574 (27.32%) Java
8 528 (25.13%) Finance
9 524 (24.94%) JavaScript
10 497 (23.66%) Kubernetes
11 439 (20.89%) Analytics
12 427 (20.32%) Docker
13 415 (19.75%) SQL
14 392 (18.66%) Software Engineering
15 370 (17.61%) Web Services
16 358 (17.04%) Microservices
17 341 (16.23%) Microsoft
18 286 (13.61%) Terraform
19 278 (13.23%) React
20 277 (13.18%) Linux
21 268 (12.76%) AngularJS
22 261 (12.42%) Scrum
23 258 (12.28%) HTML
24 256 (12.18%) Jenkins
25 248 (11.80%) SQL Server
26 241 (11.47%) Git (software)
27 239 (11.38%) Google Analytics
28 229 (10.90%) Banking
29 223 (10.61%) Asset Management
30 222 (10.57%) 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
1 163 (7.76%) Apache
2 115 (5.47%) Apache Spark
3 47 (2.24%) Elasticsearch
4 44 (2.09%) Tomcat
5 38 (1.81%) CMS
6 34 (1.62%) Apache Airflow
7 33 (1.57%) Cloud Foundry
8 29 (1.38%) IIS
9 24 (1.14%) Confluence
10 22 (1.05%) WordPress
11 19 (0.90%) WebSphere
12 18 (0.86%) nginx
12 18 (0.86%) SharePoint
12 18 (0.86%) WebLogic
13 14 (0.67%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 12 (0.57%) OpenStack
15 9 (0.43%) Tornado
16 8 (0.38%) Skype for Business
17 7 (0.33%) Headless CMS
17 7 (0.33%) Luigi
Applications
1 58 (2.76%) Microsoft Office
2 50 (2.38%) Microsoft Excel
3 28 (1.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 15 (0.71%) Figma
4 15 (0.71%) Photoshop
5 12 (0.57%) Adobe Illustrator
5 12 (0.57%) Sketch
6 11 (0.52%) Zeplin
7 10 (0.48%) AutoCAD
8 8 (0.38%) InVision
8 8 (0.38%) Marvel
9 7 (0.33%) MS Visio
10 6 (0.29%) Gliffy
11 5 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 4 (0.19%) SketchUp
12 4 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
13 3 (0.14%) Adobe Premiere
14 2 (0.095%) Adobe XD
14 2 (0.095%) Chatbot
15 1 (0.048%) Camtasia
Business Applications
1 29 (1.38%) Magento
2 10 (0.48%) Shopify
3 6 (0.29%) WebTrends
4 4 (0.19%) Eikon
4 4 (0.19%) Payment Gateway
5 3 (0.14%) Eloqua
5 3 (0.14%) Oracle Applications
5 3 (0.14%) SAP S/4HANA
6 2 (0.095%) Adobe Campaign
6 2 (0.095%) Oracle Receivables
6 2 (0.095%) SAP Hybris
7 1 (0.048%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.048%) Oracle Cash Management
7 1 (0.048%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.048%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.048%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.048%) Sentinel
7 1 (0.048%) SessionCam
7 1 (0.048%) Sprinklr
7 1 (0.048%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1,278 (60.83%) GCP
2 1,221 (58.12%) AWS
3 1,012 (48.17%) Azure
4 239 (11.38%) Google Analytics
5 170 (8.09%) Serverless
6 143 (6.81%) SaaS
7 139 (6.62%) PaaS
8 135 (6.43%) AWS Lambda
9 110 (5.24%) IaaS
10 104 (4.95%) Amazon ECS
11 87 (4.14%) Power Platform
12 82 (3.90%) Apigee
13 73 (3.47%) Office 365
14 68 (3.24%) GitHub
15 66 (3.14%) AWS CloudFormation
16 62 (2.95%) Cloud Computing
17 56 (2.67%) G Suite
18 49 (2.33%) IBM Cloud
19 48 (2.28%) OpenShift
20 46 (2.19%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 63 (3.00%) Firewall
2 39 (1.86%) DNS
3 32 (1.52%) TCP/IP
4 30 (1.43%) VPN
5 29 (1.38%) Internet
5 29 (1.38%) SAN
5 29 (1.38%) Skype
5 29 (1.38%) WAN
6 24 (1.14%) LAN
7 18 (0.86%) Network Security
8 17 (0.81%) H.323
8 17 (0.81%) iSCSI
8 17 (0.81%) VoIP
9 15 (0.71%) HTTP
10 14 (0.67%) DHCP
11 13 (0.62%) Fibre Channel
12 11 (0.52%) Bluetooth
13 10 (0.48%) Wireless
14 9 (0.43%) SSH
14 9 (0.43%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 248 (11.80%) SQL Server
2 214 (10.19%) MySQL
3 191 (9.09%) PostgreSQL
4 163 (7.76%) Big Data
5 161 (7.66%) Data Warehouse
6 131 (6.24%) BigQuery
7 130 (6.19%) NoSQL
8 128 (6.09%) Amazon Redshift
9 93 (4.43%) Hadoop
10 88 (4.19%) Relational Database
11 86 (4.09%) Power BI
12 70 (3.33%) MongoDB
13 38 (1.81%) Apache Hive
14 37 (1.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 36 (1.71%) Apache Cassandra
16 31 (1.48%) Looker
17 28 (1.33%) Snowflake Schema
18 27 (1.29%) RDBMS
19 25 (1.19%) Amazon Athena
19 25 (1.19%) Neo4j
Development Applications
1 256 (12.18%) Jenkins
2 241 (11.47%) Git (software)
3 104 (4.95%) JIRA
4 89 (4.24%) GitLab
5 65 (3.09%) Artifactory
6 61 (2.90%) webpack
7 54 (2.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 52 (2.48%) Bitbucket
8 52 (2.48%) RStudio
9 38 (1.81%) Maven
10 36 (1.71%) TeamCity
11 32 (1.52%) Selenium
12 28 (1.33%) CircleCI
12 28 (1.33%) Grunt
13 26 (1.24%) gulp
13 26 (1.24%) Vagrant
14 24 (1.14%) Babel
15 23 (1.09%) JUnit
16 19 (0.90%) Visual Studio
17 18 (0.86%) Subversion
General
1 528 (25.13%) Finance
2 229 (10.90%) Banking
3 205 (9.76%) Marketing
4 131 (6.24%) Retail
5 107 (5.09%) Front Office
6 86 (4.09%) Investment Banking
7 64 (3.05%) Telecoms
8 57 (2.71%) Back Office
9 50 (2.38%) Games
10 44 (2.09%) Law
10 44 (2.09%) Public Sector
11 39 (1.86%) Advertising
11 39 (1.86%) Manufacturing
12 34 (1.62%) Legal
13 30 (1.43%) Publishing
14 16 (0.76%) Automotive
15 12 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
16 9 (0.43%) Norwegian Language
17 7 (0.33%) Financial Institution
18 6 (0.29%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 610 (29.03%) Developer
2 285 (13.56%) Architect
3 159 (7.57%) DevOps Engineer
4 148 (7.04%) Cloud Architect
5 139 (6.62%) AWS Engineer
6 135 (6.43%) Software Engineer
7 133 (6.33%) Data Engineer
8 120 (5.71%) Java Developer
9 114 (5.43%) Cloud Engineer
10 113 (5.38%) Solutions Architect
11 112 (5.33%) Analyst
12 109 (5.19%) Senior Developer
13 79 (3.76%) AWS Developer
14 76 (3.62%) JavaScript Developer
15 75 (3.57%) AWS Architect
16 71 (3.38%) Full Stack Developer
17 69 (3.28%) Consultant
18 67 (3.19%) Java Engineer
19 65 (3.09%) Cloud Solutions Architect
20 64 (3.05%) Python Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 370 (17.61%) Web Services
2 278 (13.23%) React
3 268 (12.76%) AngularJS
4 258 (12.28%) HTML
5 222 (10.57%) CSS
6 221 (10.52%) Node.js
7 181 (8.61%) .NET
8 179 (8.52%) Vue.js
9 104 (4.95%) RESTful
10 102 (4.85%) HTML5
11 98 (4.66%) Spring
12 94 (4.47%) OAuth
12 94 (4.47%) REST
13 88 (4.19%) gRPC
14 85 (4.05%) .NET Core
15 77 (3.66%) Swagger
16 64 (3.05%) Redux
17 63 (3.00%) Kafka
18 62 (2.95%) jQuery
19 60 (2.86%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 212 (10.09%) Hedge funds
2 173 (8.23%) Analytical Skills
3 167 (7.95%) User Experience
4 146 (6.95%) Public Cloud
5 129 (6.14%) Fixed Income
6 122 (5.81%) Derivative
7 120 (5.71%) Cloud Native
8 109 (5.19%) Mobile App
9 106 (5.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 104 (4.95%) Equities
11 86 (4.09%) Greenfield Project
12 51 (2.43%) Self-Motivation
13 49 (2.33%) Algorithms
14 45 (2.14%) Blog
15 44 (2.09%) Data Centre
16 42 (2.00%) Video Conferencing
17 38 (1.81%) Virtual Team
18 37 (1.76%) Hybrid Cloud
19 31 (1.48%) Enterprise Software
19 31 (1.48%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 277 (13.18%) Linux
2 218 (10.38%) Windows
3 109 (5.19%) Android
4 85 (4.05%) Apple iOS
5 60 (2.86%) Windows Server
6 44 (2.09%) Unix
7 20 (0.95%) Ubuntu
8 19 (0.90%) Windows 10
9 15 (0.71%) Mac OS
10 14 (0.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 12 (0.57%) CentOS
11 12 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
12 8 (0.38%) Debian
12 8 (0.38%) Windows 7
13 7 (0.33%) CoreOS
13 7 (0.33%) Windows Server 2008
14 6 (0.29%) Windows Server 2016
14 6 (0.29%) zOS
15 5 (0.24%) Android TV
16 3 (0.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 757 (36.03%) Agile Software Development
2 639 (30.41%) DevOps
3 439 (20.89%) Analytics
4 392 (18.66%) Software Engineering
5 358 (17.04%) Microservices
6 261 (12.42%) Scrum
7 223 (10.61%) Asset Management
8 216 (10.28%) Investment Management
9 195 (9.28%) Problem-Solving
10 191 (9.09%) Mentoring
11 185 (8.81%) Continuous Integration
12 168 (8.00%) Decision-Making
13 162 (7.71%) Business Intelligence
14 150 (7.14%) TDD
15 136 (6.47%) E-Commerce
16 129 (6.14%) Migration
17 126 (6.00%) Test Automation
18 125 (5.95%) Computer Science
19 124 (5.90%) Front End Development
20 116 (5.52%) Data Science
Programming Languages
1 712 (33.89%) Python
2 574 (27.32%) Java
3 524 (24.94%) JavaScript
4 415 (19.75%) SQL
5 204 (9.71%) C#
6 114 (5.43%) PHP
7 113 (5.38%) Bash Shell
8 99 (4.71%) Go
9 82 (3.90%) Scala
10 81 (3.86%) TypeScript
11 78 (3.71%) PowerShell
12 76 (3.62%) C++
13 71 (3.38%) Ruby
14 70 (3.33%) C
15 61 (2.90%) Kotlin
16 48 (2.28%) R
17 43 (2.05%) ES6
18 41 (1.95%) T-SQL
19 36 (1.71%) Java 8
20 28 (1.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 204 (9.71%) Degree
2 69 (3.28%) Computer Science Degree
3 58 (2.76%) Security Cleared
4 47 (2.24%) Microsoft Certification
5 36 (1.71%) AWS Certification
6 34 (1.62%) Sun Certification
7 30 (1.43%) Cisco Certification
8 28 (1.33%) SC Cleared
9 22 (1.05%) MCSE
10 21 (1.00%) CCNA
11 19 (0.90%) DV Cleared
12 15 (0.71%) MCSA
13 14 (0.67%) Master's Degree
14 13 (0.62%) MCTS
15 12 (0.57%) TOGAF Certification
16 8 (0.38%) Analytics IQ
16 8 (0.38%) CISSP
17 6 (0.29%) CCNP
17 6 (0.29%) PhD
18 5 (0.24%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (4.38%) QA
2 26 (1.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 25 (1.19%) NIST
4 24 (1.14%) GDPR
5 22 (1.05%) NIST 800
6 15 (0.71%) NCSC
7 12 (0.57%) Data Quality
8 8 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 8 (0.38%) PCI DSS
9 7 (0.33%) SLA
10 6 (0.29%) MISRA
11 2 (0.095%) Actionable Recommendations
12 1 (0.048%) FedRAMP
12 1 (0.048%) GMP
12 1 (0.048%) ISO 8583
12 1 (0.048%) ISO 9001
12 1 (0.048%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 427 (20.32%) Docker
2 89 (4.24%) Active Directory
3 60 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (0.95%) Hyper-V
5 19 (0.90%) Virtual Machines
6 15 (0.71%) VirtualBox
6 15 (0.71%) vSphere
7 7 (0.33%) Virtual Servers
8 6 (0.29%) Firmware
8 6 (0.29%) Xen
9 5 (0.24%) Varnish
10 4 (0.19%) VMware NSX
11 2 (0.095%) Apache Flume
11 2 (0.095%) BitLocker
11 2 (0.095%) LXC
11 2 (0.095%) XenApp
11 2 (0.095%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.048%) Gluster
12 1 (0.048%) Oracle RAC
12 1 (0.048%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 497 (23.66%) Kubernetes
2 286 (13.61%) Terraform
3 181 (8.61%) Ansible
4 108 (5.14%) Puppet
5 81 (3.86%) Opscode Chef
6 31 (1.48%) Single Sign-On
7 30 (1.43%) Docker Swarm
8 27 (1.29%) Grafana
9 17 (0.81%) SCCM
10 14 (0.67%) Packer
11 12 (0.57%) WSUS
12 11 (0.52%) Consul
13 10 (0.48%) Nagios
13 10 (0.48%) Salt
13 10 (0.48%) ZABBIX
14 8 (0.38%) Kibana
15 7 (0.33%) Graphite
15 7 (0.33%) Jamf Pro
15 7 (0.33%) Opsview
15 7 (0.33%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 341 (16.23%) Microsoft
2 124 (5.90%) Oracle
3 96 (4.57%) Tableau
4 94 (4.47%) Adobe
4 94 (4.47%) IBM
5 85 (4.05%) VMware
6 55 (2.62%) Cisco
7 45 (2.14%) Red Hat
7 45 (2.14%) SAP
8 35 (1.67%) Apple
9 33 (1.57%) Facebook
10 32 (1.52%) Splunk
11 27 (1.29%) HP
12 26 (1.24%) Salesforce.com
13 24 (1.14%) Xamarin
14 23 (1.09%) Dell
14 23 (1.09%) Talend
15 19 (0.90%) Databricks
16 18 (0.86%) Atlassian
17 16 (0.76%) Hotjar