The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Grid Computing in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Grid Computing over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Grid Computing
Rank 129 131 156
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +25
Permanent jobs citing Grid Computing 7 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.29% 0.13% 0.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.72% 0.32% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 6 3 6
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +22.22%
Grid Computing
East of England

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
975 926 1176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 40.14% 41.27% 39.37%
Number of salaries quoted 711 766 988
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Grid Computing
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Grid Computing Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Grid Computing
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Grid Computing Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Grid Computing
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Grid Computing within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge -6 6 £50,000 +17.64%
Grid Computing
East of England

Grid Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 11 (78.57%) Java
1 11 (78.57%) Degree
1 11 (78.57%) Visualisation
2 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (50.00%) XML
4 6 (42.86%) C++
4 6 (42.86%) Perl
4 6 (42.86%) Windows
4 6 (42.86%) Linux
4 6 (42.86%) Postgraduate
4 6 (42.86%) Python
5 5 (35.71%) Hibernate
5 5 (35.71%) Spring
6 4 (28.57%) TDD
6 4 (28.57%) Web Services
6 4 (28.57%) Mathematics
6 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
6 4 (28.57%) Test Automation
6 4 (28.57%) Information Retrieval
7 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (21.43%) FastVal
7 3 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
7 3 (21.43%) Risk Management
7 3 (21.43%) Finance
7 3 (21.43%) VMware
7 3 (21.43%) Clustering
7 3 (21.43%) ITIL
7 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
7 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
7 3 (21.43%) SunGard

Grid Computing
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 1 (7.14%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) SunGard APT
1 3 (21.43%) FastVal
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) LDAP
1 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) NoSQL
2 2 (14.29%) Text Mining
3 1 (7.14%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) JUnit
1 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
1 1 (7.14%) Eclipse
1 1 (7.14%) Bugzilla
1 1 (7.14%) Mercurial
1 1 (7.14%) GCC
1 1 (7.14%) SCons
1 1 (7.14%) GoogleTest
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Developer
2 7 (50.00%) Java Developer
3 4 (28.57%) Senior Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Support Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) C++ Developer
4 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 3 (21.43%) Senior C++ Developer
5 2 (14.29%) Software Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Java Software Developer
6 1 (7.14%) Senior Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) XML
2 5 (35.71%) Hibernate
2 5 (35.71%) Spring
3 4 (28.57%) Web Services
4 3 (21.43%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (78.57%) Visualisation
2 4 (28.57%) Mathematics
2 4 (28.57%) Computer Science
3 3 (21.43%) Clustering
3 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (14.29%) Hedge funds
5 1 (7.14%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
1 6 (42.86%) Linux
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) TDD
2 4 (28.57%) Test Automation
2 4 (28.57%) Information Retrieval
3 3 (21.43%) Change Control
3 3 (21.43%) Software Engineering
3 3 (21.43%) Incident Management
3 3 (21.43%) Load Balancing
3 3 (21.43%) Problem Management
3 3 (21.43%) ITIL
3 3 (21.43%) OOP
3 3 (21.43%) OO
3 3 (21.43%) Risk Management
4 2 (14.29%) Document Management
5 1 (7.14%) Automated Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 11 (78.57%) Java
2 6 (42.86%) C++
2 6 (42.86%) Perl
2 6 (42.86%) Python
3 3 (21.43%) Bash Shell
3 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 1 (7.14%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (78.57%) Degree
2 6 (42.86%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
1 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) Puppet
1 3 (21.43%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) SunGard
1 3 (21.43%) VMware
2 1 (7.14%) Google
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft