Period
to 26 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire with a requirement for GCP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited GCP over the 6 months to 26 October 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Google Cloud Platform (GCP)
West Midlands > Worcestershire
6 months to
26 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 39 30 68
Rank change year-on-year -9 +38 -13
Permanent jobs citing GCP 20 8 1
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Worcestershire 4.14% 4.17% 0.16%
As % of the Cloud Services category 11.24% 12.90% 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 13 8 1
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £40,000
Median % change year-on-year - +37.50% -51.52%
West Midlands median annual salary £62,500 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +13.64% +10.00% -16.67%

GCP is in the Cloud Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Worcestershire with a requirement for cloud computing skills.

All Cloud Skills
Worcestershire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for cloud computing skills 178 62 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire 36.85% 32.29% 21.28%
Number of salaries quoted 90 42 127
10th Percentile £31,200 £20,750 £22,500
25th Percentile £36,250 £30,000 £28,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £41,598 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +8.18% -2.12% +9.68%
75th Percentile £55,000 £53,750 £55,625
90th Percentile £70,000 £55,000 £62,500
West Midlands median annual salary £52,500 £49,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% +6.52% +2.22%

GCP
Job Vacancy Trend in Worcestershire

Job postings citing GCP as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Worcestershire.

Job vacancy trend for GCP in Worcestershire

GCP
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing GCP in Worcestershire.

Salary trend for GCP in Worcestershire

GCP
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GCP within the Worcestershire region over the 6 months to 26 October 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
Malvern - 11 £55,000 -
Worcester -9 9 £65,000 +18.18% 2
GCP
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 October 2021, IT jobs citing GCP 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 across the Worcestershire region with a requirement for GCP.

1 20 (100.00%) AWS
1 20 (100.00%) DevOps
2 15 (75.00%) Azure
3 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (65.00%) Microservices
5 11 (55.00%) Terraform
5 11 (55.00%) Java
5 11 (55.00%) SC Cleared
5 11 (55.00%) Security Cleared
6 10 (50.00%) Test Automation
6 10 (50.00%) AWS CloudFormation
6 10 (50.00%) Infrastructure as Code
7 9 (45.00%) AWS Certification
7 9 (45.00%) Python
8 8 (40.00%) Software Testing
8 8 (40.00%) Cloud Native
8 8 (40.00%) Go
9 7 (35.00%) Cybersecurity
10 6 (30.00%) Kubernetes
10 6 (30.00%) Linux
10 6 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (25.00%) Deployment Automation
12 3 (15.00%) Greenfield Project
12 3 (15.00%) Lambda Expressions
12 3 (15.00%) Spring Boot
12 3 (15.00%) Kotlin
12 3 (15.00%) React
12 3 (15.00%) Node.js
12 3 (15.00%) REST
12 3 (15.00%) TypeScript

GCP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Worcestershire 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 1 (5.00%) Confluence
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle Workflow
Cloud Services
1 20 (100.00%) AWS
2 15 (75.00%) Azure
3 10 (50.00%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (5.00%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) InfluxDB
1 1 (5.00%) NoSQL
1 1 (5.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.00%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.00%) GitLab
2 1 (5.00%) JIRA
2 1 (5.00%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (5.00%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.00%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 14 (70.00%) Cloud Engineer
2 12 (60.00%) AWS Engineer
3 8 (40.00%) Test Engineer
4 6 (30.00%) DevOps Engineer
5 5 (25.00%) AWS DevOps
5 5 (25.00%) AWS DevOps Engineer
5 5 (25.00%) Kubernetes Engineer
6 3 (15.00%) Cloud Software Engineer
6 3 (15.00%) Java Engineer
6 3 (15.00%) Java Software Engineer
6 3 (15.00%) Software Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Principal Cloud Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Principal Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Senior Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) Lambda Expressions
1 3 (15.00%) Node.js
1 3 (15.00%) React
1 3 (15.00%) REST
1 3 (15.00%) Spring
1 3 (15.00%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 8 (40.00%) Cloud Native
2 3 (15.00%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (15.00%) iPad
3 1 (5.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Linux
2 1 (5.00%) Windows
2 1 (5.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (100.00%) DevOps
2 14 (70.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (65.00%) Microservices
4 10 (50.00%) Infrastructure as Code
4 10 (50.00%) Test Automation
5 8 (40.00%) Software Testing
6 7 (35.00%) Cybersecurity
7 6 (30.00%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (25.00%) Deployment Automation
9 3 (15.00%) E-Commerce
9 3 (15.00%) Memory Management
9 3 (15.00%) Multithreading
9 3 (15.00%) Software Engineering
10 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
10 2 (10.00%) Full Stack Development
10 2 (10.00%) Mathematics
11 1 (5.00%) Continuous Deployment
11 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 1 (5.00%) Mentoring
11 1 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 11 (55.00%) Java
2 9 (45.00%) Python
3 8 (40.00%) Go
4 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (15.00%) Kotlin
4 3 (15.00%) TypeScript
5 1 (5.00%) Bash Shell
5 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 11 (55.00%) SC Cleared
1 11 (55.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (45.00%) AWS Certification
3 2 (10.00%) Degree
Systems Management
1 11 (55.00%) Terraform
2 6 (30.00%) Kubernetes
3 1 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (5.00%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Google
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) SaltStack