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The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and 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 24 May 2022 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 > Work from Home
6 months to
24 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 57 77 116
Rank change year-on-year +20 +39 -52
Permanent jobs citing Google 3,944 1,319 251
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 5.48% 4.18% 2.71%
As % of the Vendors category 14.93% 11.44% 6.91%
Number of salaries quoted 1,427 964 215
10th Percentile £37,000 £32,500 £33,750
25th Percentile £47,500 £41,250 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £62,500 £62,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year - -3.85% -7.14%
75th Percentile £83,000 £80,000 £82,500
90th Percentile £101,250 £87,850 £93,750
UK median annual salary £62,500 £62,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year - -3.85% +8.33%

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 WFH option and a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services.

All Vendors
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 26,414 11,534 3,633
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 36.73% 36.56% 39.30%
Number of salaries quoted 15,348 9,327 2,971
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,244 £33,750
25th Percentile £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% -4.35% -4.17%
75th Percentile £77,500 £71,250 £72,500
90th Percentile £92,500 £85,000 £86,250
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +5.00%

Google
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing Google as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Google trend for jobs with a WFH option

Google
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing Google.

Google salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

Google
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Google over the 6 months to 24 May 2022.

Google salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 24 May 2022, Google job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option and a requirement for Google.

1 1,951 (49.47%) GCP
2 1,509 (38.26%) Agile
3 1,435 (36.38%) AWS
4 1,292 (32.76%) Python
5 1,155 (29.28%) JavaScript
6 1,134 (28.75%) Social Skills
7 1,096 (27.79%) Analytics
8 1,052 (26.67%) Azure
9 1,008 (25.56%) SQL
10 936 (23.73%) Kubernetes
11 899 (22.79%) Software Engineering
12 890 (22.57%) Finance
13 873 (22.13%) React
14 871 (22.08%) Docker
15 851 (21.58%) DevOps
16 761 (19.30%) Problem-Solving
17 745 (18.89%) Node.js
18 738 (18.71%) Java
19 732 (18.56%) Marketing
20 663 (16.81%) TypeScript
21 660 (16.73%) User Experience
22 650 (16.48%) CI/CD
23 621 (15.75%) Analytical Skills
24 607 (15.39%) Microservices
24 607 (15.39%) Git (software)
25 600 (15.21%) Scrum
26 564 (14.30%) Degree
27 522 (13.24%) Google Analytics
28 497 (12.60%) Full Stack Development
29 475 (12.04%) Machine Learning

Google
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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
1 151 (3.83%) WordPress
2 149 (3.78%) Elasticsearch
3 145 (3.68%) CMS
4 137 (3.47%) Apache
5 129 (3.27%) Apache Airflow
6 119 (3.02%) Apache Spark
7 80 (2.03%) Confluence
8 74 (1.88%) SharePoint
9 47 (1.19%) Drupal
10 42 (1.06%) OpenStack
11 33 (0.84%) Ethereum
12 29 (0.74%) MS Exchange
13 26 (0.66%) IIS
14 25 (0.63%) Luigi
15 24 (0.61%) nginx
16 20 (0.51%) Adobe Experience Manager
16 20 (0.51%) Cloud Foundry
17 18 (0.46%) Oracle Workflow
18 16 (0.41%) Hyperledger
19 15 (0.38%) Umbraco
Applications
1 88 (2.23%) Microsoft Excel
1 88 (2.23%) Microsoft Office
2 68 (1.72%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 60 (1.52%) Microsoft Project
4 53 (1.34%) MS Visio
5 47 (1.19%) Sketch
6 46 (1.17%) Spreadsheet
7 44 (1.12%) Photoshop
8 40 (1.01%) InVision
9 33 (0.84%) Adobe XD
10 31 (0.79%) Adobe Illustrator
11 25 (0.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
12 22 (0.56%) Marvel
13 16 (0.41%) Chatbot
14 11 (0.28%) Adobe After Effects
14 11 (0.28%) CINEMA 4D
15 10 (0.25%) LaTeX
16 8 (0.20%) InDesign
17 7 (0.18%) Adobe Premiere
18 4 (0.10%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 53 (1.34%) Unit4 Business World
2 46 (1.17%) Distributed Ledger
3 34 (0.86%) Shopify
4 16 (0.41%) R3 Corda
5 10 (0.25%) Payment Gateway
6 9 (0.23%) Magento
7 8 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
8 2 (0.051%) Dynamics AX
8 2 (0.051%) SystmOne
9 1 (0.025%) Odoo
9 1 (0.025%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 1 (0.025%) SAP ERP
9 1 (0.025%) SAP Hybris
9 1 (0.025%) Sentinel
9 1 (0.025%) SessionCam
9 1 (0.025%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1,951 (49.47%) GCP
2 1,435 (36.38%) AWS
3 1,052 (26.67%) Azure
4 522 (13.24%) Google Analytics
5 427 (10.83%) GitHub
6 380 (9.63%) Serverless
7 351 (8.90%) SaaS
8 242 (6.14%) Firebase
9 200 (5.07%) Amazon S3
10 197 (4.99%) Google Workspace
11 182 (4.61%) AWS Lambda
11 182 (4.61%) Cloud Computing
12 176 (4.46%) Microsoft 365
13 171 (4.34%) Google Play
14 162 (4.11%) Google Data Studio
15 147 (3.73%) Slack
16 138 (3.50%) AWS CloudFormation
17 122 (3.09%) Google Tag Manager
18 117 (2.97%) Amazon SQS
19 113 (2.87%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 128 (3.25%) Internet
2 104 (2.64%) HTTP
3 94 (2.38%) Firewall
4 65 (1.65%) VoIP
5 48 (1.22%) DNS
6 46 (1.17%) TCP/IP
7 39 (0.99%) VPN
8 37 (0.94%) Broadband
9 34 (0.86%) Network Security
10 28 (0.71%) Wi-Fi
11 24 (0.61%) DHCP
12 22 (0.56%) Intrusion Detection
13 19 (0.48%) MQTT
14 18 (0.46%) Skype
15 17 (0.43%) VLAN
16 16 (0.41%) PPP
17 13 (0.33%) X.25
18 12 (0.30%) Intranet
18 12 (0.30%) SSL
18 12 (0.30%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 437 (11.08%) PostgreSQL
2 427 (10.83%) MySQL
3 378 (9.58%) BigQuery
4 365 (9.25%) NoSQL
5 286 (7.25%) Data Warehouse
6 285 (7.23%) Big Data
7 271 (6.87%) MongoDB
8 267 (6.77%) Relational Database
9 198 (5.02%) SQL Server
10 184 (4.67%) Tableau
11 137 (3.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
11 137 (3.47%) Looker
12 114 (2.89%) Redis
13 110 (2.79%) Hadoop
14 107 (2.71%) Data Lake
15 104 (2.64%) Amazon RDS
16 102 (2.59%) Power BI
17 92 (2.33%) Amazon Redshift
18 63 (1.60%) RDBMS
19 49 (1.24%) Metadata
Development Applications
1 607 (15.39%) Git (software)
2 389 (9.86%) JIRA
3 343 (8.70%) Jenkins
4 209 (5.30%) GitLab
5 128 (3.25%) Cypress.io
6 124 (3.14%) webpack
7 102 (2.59%) Bitbucket
8 68 (1.72%) Android Studio
9 60 (1.52%) TeamCity
10 54 (1.37%) Octopus Deploy
11 52 (1.32%) Maven
12 49 (1.24%) Selenium
13 47 (1.19%) Grunt
13 47 (1.19%) gulp
14 45 (1.14%) Postman
15 44 (1.12%) RSpec
16 41 (1.04%) Babel
17 38 (0.96%) CircleCI
17 38 (0.96%) Mercurial
18 34 (0.86%) TestRail
General
1 1,134 (28.75%) Social Skills
2 890 (22.57%) Finance
3 732 (18.56%) Marketing
4 621 (15.75%) Analytical Skills
5 276 (7.00%) Advertising
6 274 (6.95%) Games
7 271 (6.87%) Banking
8 269 (6.82%) Retail
9 224 (5.68%) Inclusion and Diversity
10 200 (5.07%) Presentation Skills
11 139 (3.52%) Public Sector
12 135 (3.42%) Publishing
13 125 (3.17%) Law
14 108 (2.74%) Telecoms
15 70 (1.77%) Automotive
16 62 (1.57%) Organisational Skills
17 60 (1.52%) Legal
18 54 (1.37%) Manufacturing
19 47 (1.19%) Pharmaceutical
20 35 (0.89%) Brand Awareness
Job Titles
1 972 (24.65%) Developer
2 496 (12.58%) Software Engineer
3 311 (7.89%) Analyst
4 262 (6.64%) Data Engineer
5 225 (5.70%) Senior Developer
6 222 (5.63%) DevOps Engineer
7 217 (5.50%) Senior Software Engineer
8 204 (5.17%) Full Stack Developer
9 172 (4.36%) Cloud Engineer
10 167 (4.23%) Architect
11 143 (3.63%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
12 130 (3.30%) Data Analyst
13 125 (3.17%) Java Developer
14 114 (2.89%) Applications Developer
14 114 (2.89%) Consultant
15 104 (2.64%) Product Manager
16 91 (2.31%) Android Developer
17 82 (2.08%) Senior Analyst
18 79 (2.00%) Senior Full Stack Developer
19 70 (1.77%) Lead Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 873 (22.13%) React
2 745 (18.89%) Node.js
3 464 (11.76%) CSS
4 462 (11.71%) HTML
5 304 (7.71%) .NET
6 278 (7.05%) REST
7 271 (6.87%) AngularJS
8 236 (5.98%) Kafka
9 223 (5.65%) RESTful
10 175 (4.44%) Vue.js
11 173 (4.39%) Web Services
12 166 (4.21%) Jest
13 162 (4.11%) GraphQL
14 149 (3.78%) JSON
15 140 (3.55%) Sass
16 139 (3.52%) React Native
17 125 (3.17%) .NET Core
18 124 (3.14%) Ruby on Rails
19 110 (2.79%) Redux
20 106 (2.69%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 660 (16.73%) User Experience
2 288 (7.30%) Mobile App
3 209 (5.30%) Cloud Native
4 175 (4.44%) Self-Motivation
5 171 (4.34%) Virtual Team
6 166 (4.21%) Public Cloud
7 152 (3.85%) Blockchain
8 136 (3.45%) Algorithms
9 121 (3.07%) Blog
10 92 (2.33%) Greenfield Project
11 89 (2.26%) Management Information System
12 78 (1.98%) Data Structures
13 60 (1.52%) NHS
13 60 (1.52%) Social Media
13 60 (1.52%) Video\Live Streaming
14 44 (1.12%) Handset
15 43 (1.09%) Data Centre
16 42 (1.06%) Educational Technology
17 40 (1.01%) Web3
18 38 (0.96%) Legacy Systems
Operating Systems
1 474 (12.02%) Linux
2 313 (7.94%) Windows
3 271 (6.87%) Android
4 141 (3.58%) Apple iOS
5 64 (1.62%) Unix
6 57 (1.45%) Windows Server
7 51 (1.29%) Mac OS
8 42 (1.06%) Mac OS X
9 33 (0.84%) Debian
10 26 (0.66%) Windows 10
11 24 (0.61%) Embedded Linux
12 21 (0.53%) Ubuntu
13 14 (0.35%) CentOS
14 6 (0.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 5 (0.13%) Windows Vista
16 3 (0.076%) VMS
16 3 (0.076%) Windows Server 2016
17 2 (0.051%) Amazon Linux
17 2 (0.051%) CoreOS
17 2 (0.051%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,509 (38.26%) Agile
2 1,096 (27.79%) Analytics
3 899 (22.79%) Software Engineering
4 851 (21.58%) DevOps
5 761 (19.30%) Problem-Solving
6 650 (16.48%) CI/CD
7 607 (15.39%) Microservices
8 600 (15.21%) Scrum
9 497 (12.60%) Full Stack Development
10 475 (12.04%) Machine Learning
11 469 (11.89%) Data Science
12 380 (9.63%) Test Automation
13 376 (9.53%) Business Intelligence
14 369 (9.36%) Computer Science
15 353 (8.95%) Mentoring
16 348 (8.82%) TDD
17 344 (8.72%) Artificial Intelligence
18 321 (8.14%) Data Analysis
19 284 (7.20%) Project Management
20 281 (7.12%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 1,292 (32.76%) Python
2 1,155 (29.28%) JavaScript
3 1,008 (25.56%) SQL
4 738 (18.71%) Java
5 663 (16.81%) TypeScript
6 338 (8.57%) Go
7 321 (8.14%) C#
8 302 (7.66%) PHP
9 243 (6.16%) Ruby
10 205 (5.20%) Kotlin
11 202 (5.12%) Bash
12 165 (4.18%) R
13 132 (3.35%) C
14 112 (2.84%) C++
15 91 (2.31%) PowerShell
16 86 (2.18%) Scala
17 64 (1.62%) Rust
18 61 (1.55%) ES6
19 55 (1.39%) Apple Swift
20 43 (1.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 564 (14.30%) Degree
2 128 (3.25%) Computer Science Degree
3 92 (2.33%) Security Cleared
4 84 (2.13%) Master's Degree
5 72 (1.83%) SC Cleared
6 55 (1.39%) Numerate Degree
7 42 (1.06%) DBS Check
8 23 (0.58%) AWS Certification
9 21 (0.53%) Cisco Certification
9 21 (0.53%) Microsoft Certification
10 18 (0.46%) CISSP
11 16 (0.41%) (ISC)2 CCSP
12 14 (0.35%) ITIL Certification
12 14 (0.35%) MCSE
13 13 (0.33%) CESG Certified Professional
13 13 (0.33%) PMI Certification
13 13 (0.33%) PMP
14 12 (0.30%) CISM
14 12 (0.30%) MBA
14 12 (0.30%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 244 (6.19%) QA
2 111 (2.81%) Data Quality
3 106 (2.69%) Accessibility
4 97 (2.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 58 (1.47%) GDPR
6 54 (1.37%) Actionable Recommendations
7 46 (1.17%) Cyber Essentials
8 43 (1.09%) PCI DSS
9 37 (0.94%) NCSC
10 32 (0.81%) GRC
11 21 (0.53%) SLA
12 19 (0.48%) NIST
13 13 (0.33%) IASME
13 13 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
13 13 (0.33%) SOC 2
14 11 (0.28%) GMP
15 8 (0.20%) PMO
16 7 (0.18%) WAI
17 4 (0.10%) HIPAA
18 2 (0.051%) DICOM
System Software
1 871 (22.08%) Docker
2 88 (2.23%) Active Directory
3 52 (1.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 25 (0.63%) Virtual Machines
5 22 (0.56%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 16 (0.41%) Virtual Desktop
7 9 (0.23%) Citrix Hypervisor
8 8 (0.20%) Hyper-V
8 8 (0.20%) iptables
9 6 (0.15%) Virtual Servers
10 5 (0.13%) etcd
11 4 (0.10%) Postfix
12 3 (0.076%) BitLocker
12 3 (0.076%) Ceph
12 3 (0.076%) Microsoft App-V
12 3 (0.076%) VMware ESXi
13 2 (0.051%) flannel
13 2 (0.051%) Gluster
13 2 (0.051%) VMware NSX
14 1 (0.025%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 936 (23.73%) Kubernetes
2 467 (11.84%) Terraform
3 222 (5.63%) Ansible
4 103 (2.61%) Puppet
5 95 (2.41%) Grafana
6 80 (2.03%) Opscode Chef
7 38 (0.96%) Single Sign-On
8 35 (0.89%) Prometheus
9 32 (0.81%) SCCM
10 29 (0.74%) Jamf Pro
11 24 (0.61%) Istio
12 23 (0.58%) Bugsnag
12 23 (0.58%) Microsoft Intune
13 19 (0.48%) Salt
14 18 (0.46%) Kibana
15 17 (0.43%) Docker Swarm
16 16 (0.41%) CASB
17 15 (0.38%) Backup Exec
18 10 (0.25%) Nagios
18 10 (0.25%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 473 (11.99%) Microsoft
2 256 (6.49%) Apple
3 188 (4.77%) Adobe
4 133 (3.37%) Salesforce.com
5 131 (3.32%) Oracle
6 103 (2.61%) Facebook
7 89 (2.26%) IBM
8 87 (2.21%) Northgate
9 83 (2.10%) VMware
10 63 (1.60%) YouTube
11 62 (1.57%) Splunk
12 57 (1.45%) Twitter
13 53 (1.34%) Civica
14 51 (1.29%) WooCommerce
15 49 (1.24%) TikTok
16 46 (1.17%) Databricks
16 46 (1.17%) HubSpot
16 46 (1.17%) Instagram
17 45 (1.14%) Xamarin
18 35 (0.89%) Cadence