The 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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Grid Computing
Rank 113 110 114
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +4
Permanent jobs citing Grid Computing 3 1 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.17% 0.067% 0.51%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.35% 0.14% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 11
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £55,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +57.14%
Grid Computing
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Miscellaneous Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
867 690 1013
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 49.09% 45.91% 46.70%
Number of salaries quoted 600 546 849
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,625
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,550 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 19 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 6 (100.00%) XML
1 6 (100.00%) Java
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
1 6 (100.00%) Visualisation
2 5 (83.33%) Spring
2 5 (83.33%) Hibernate
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) Perl
3 1 (16.67%) Text Mining
3 1 (16.67%) Document Management
3 1 (16.67%) Windows
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (16.67%) OOP
3 1 (16.67%) OO
3 1 (16.67%) Postgraduate
3 1 (16.67%) Python
3 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (16.67%) C++

Grid Computing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Text Mining
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Java Software Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) XML
2 5 (83.33%) Hibernate
2 5 (83.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (100.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (16.67%) Document Management
2 1 (16.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) OOP
2 1 (16.67%) OO
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) Perl
2 1 (16.67%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) Degree
2 1 (16.67%) Postgraduate
Hinxton, near Cambridge, UK
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