The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Grid Computing in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Grid Computing over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Cambridge region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Grid Computing
Rank 108 126 99
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -27
Permanent jobs citing Grid Computing 17 2 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.94% 0.100% 1.51%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.19% 0.30% 4.06%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 31
Average salary £47,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £46,200 £40,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,200 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,250 £35,657 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+43.73% -10.85%
Miscellaneous Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
776 662 789
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 42.73% 33.02% 37.25%
Number of salaries quoted 625 540 626
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Grid Computing
Cambridgeshire

Grid Computing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Grid Computing across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Grid Computing Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Grid Computing
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Grid Computing across the Cambridge region.

Grid Computing Salary Trend in Cambridge

Grid Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Grid Computing also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Grid Computing.

1 13 (72.22%) Java
1 13 (72.22%) Perl
1 13 (72.22%) Windows
1 13 (72.22%) Linux
1 13 (72.22%) Python
2 11 (61.11%) LDAP
2 11 (61.11%) TCP/IP
2 11 (61.11%) Active Directory
2 11 (61.11%) Risk Management
2 11 (61.11%) Finance
2 11 (61.11%) ITIL
2 11 (61.11%) J2EE
2 11 (61.11%) VMware
2 11 (61.11%) Clustering
2 11 (61.11%) Incident Management
2 11 (61.11%) Problem Management
2 11 (61.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (61.11%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (61.11%) Load Balancing
2 11 (61.11%) Bash Shell
2 11 (61.11%) Puppet
2 11 (61.11%) NoSQL
2 11 (61.11%) Change Control
2 11 (61.11%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (55.56%) SunGard APT
3 10 (55.56%) FastVal
3 10 (55.56%) SunGard
4 7 (38.89%) C++
4 7 (38.89%) Web Services
4 7 (38.89%) Postgraduate

Grid Computing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing Grid Computing also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Grid Computing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.11%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 10 (55.56%) SunGard APT
1 10 (55.56%) FastVal
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 11 (61.11%) LDAP
1 11 (61.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (61.11%) NoSQL
2 2 (11.11%) Text Mining
2 2 (11.11%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) GCC
1 2 (11.11%) Mercurial
1 2 (11.11%) JUnit
1 2 (11.11%) Visual Studio
1 2 (11.11%) Bugzilla
1 2 (11.11%) Eclipse
1 2 (11.11%) SCons
1 2 (11.11%) GoogleTest
General
1 11 (61.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
1 10 (55.56%) Support Analyst
1 10 (55.56%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 10 (55.56%) Analyst
2 7 (38.89%) Developer
2 7 (38.89%) Senior Developer
3 5 (27.78%) Senior C++ Developer
3 5 (27.78%) C++ Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Software Developer
4 2 (11.11%) Software Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 1 (5.56%) UNIX Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (61.11%) J2EE
2 7 (38.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (61.11%) Clustering
2 7 (38.89%) Mathematics
2 7 (38.89%) Computer Science
2 7 (38.89%) Visualisation
3 4 (22.22%) Hedge funds
4 2 (11.11%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 13 (72.22%) Windows
1 13 (72.22%) Linux
2 11 (61.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Risk Management
1 11 (61.11%) ITIL
1 11 (61.11%) Incident Management
1 11 (61.11%) Problem Management
1 11 (61.11%) Load Balancing
1 11 (61.11%) Change Control
2 7 (38.89%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (38.89%) TDD
2 7 (38.89%) Test Automation
3 2 (11.11%) Software Architecture
3 2 (11.11%) Automated Testing
3 2 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 2 (11.11%) OOP
3 2 (11.11%) OO
Programming Languages
1 13 (72.22%) Java
1 13 (72.22%) Perl
1 13 (72.22%) Python
2 11 (61.11%) Bash Shell
3 7 (38.89%) C++
4 2 (11.11%) C
4 2 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) Postgraduate
1 7 (38.89%) Degree
System Software
1 11 (61.11%) Active Directory
1 11 (61.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (61.11%) Puppet
1 11 (61.11%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 11 (61.11%) VMware
2 10 (55.56%) SunGard
3 2 (11.11%) Google
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft