The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Grid Computing in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Grid Computing over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Grid Computing
Rank 320 279 283
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +4
Permanent jobs citing Grid Computing 11 48 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.092% 0.40% 0.36%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.25% 0.95% 0.88%
Number of salaries quoted 9 46 44
Average salary £65,000 £70,000 £66,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +5.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £47,500 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £95,000 £76,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +22.22%
Grid Computing
London

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

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
4400 5046 5331
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 36.93% 41.65% 40.79%
Number of salaries quoted 3652 4421 4883
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £86,900
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Grid Computing
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Grid Computing Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Grid Computing
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Grid Computing Salary Trend in the City of London

Grid Computing
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Grid Computing across the City of London region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Grid Computing Salary Histogram in the City of London

Grid Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 34 (60.71%) Finance
2 23 (41.07%) SQL
3 22 (39.29%) Java
4 15 (26.79%) C++
4 15 (26.79%) UNIX
5 14 (25.00%) C#
6 12 (21.43%) Oracle
6 12 (21.43%) Banking
6 12 (21.43%) Multithreading
7 11 (19.64%) Degree
7 11 (19.64%) Windows
8 10 (17.86%) Front Office
8 10 (17.86%) Risk Management
8 10 (17.86%) Mathematics
8 10 (17.86%) Computer Science
9 9 (16.07%) CMDB
9 9 (16.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 8 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
10 8 (14.29%) SQL Server
10 8 (14.29%) Python
10 8 (14.29%) Software Engineering
11 7 (12.50%) Linux
11 7 (12.50%) Microsoft
11 7 (12.50%) Analytics
12 6 (10.71%) Middleware
12 6 (10.71%) Change Management
12 6 (10.71%) OO
12 6 (10.71%) Perl
12 6 (10.71%) Supplier Management
12 6 (10.71%) Scrum

Grid Computing
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 4 (7.14%) Oracle Coherence
2 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (3.57%) Tomcat
2 2 (3.57%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.79%) GemFire
Applications
1 4 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.71%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (3.57%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.57%) SAN
1 2 (3.57%) Internet
1 2 (3.57%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.93%) KDB
3 4 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (5.36%) RDBMS
4 3 (5.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (5.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (5.36%) Relational Database
5 2 (3.57%) Hadoop
5 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.57%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
6 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.79%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.79%) HBase
6 1 (1.79%) Big Data
6 1 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.79%) JIRA
1 1 (1.79%) Artifactory
1 1 (1.79%) Apache Ivy
General
1 34 (60.71%) Finance
2 12 (21.43%) Banking
3 10 (17.86%) Front Office
4 5 (8.93%) Investment Banking
5 2 (3.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (28.57%) Developer
2 11 (19.64%) Analyst
3 9 (16.07%) Support Analyst
3 9 (16.07%) Applications Support
3 9 (16.07%) Applications Support Analyst
4 6 (10.71%) Team Leader
4 6 (10.71%) Java Developer
5 4 (7.14%) Administrator
5 4 (7.14%) C# Developer
6 3 (5.36%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (3.57%) Business Developer
7 2 (3.57%) Front Office Developer
7 2 (3.57%) Junior
7 2 (3.57%) Software Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) Junior Developer
7 2 (3.57%) Java Software Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) Windows Administrator
7 2 (3.57%) Senior Windows Administrator
7 2 (3.57%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 1 (1.79%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (10.71%) Middleware
2 5 (8.93%) .NET
2 5 (8.93%) WPF
3 4 (7.14%) HTML
3 4 (7.14%) J2EE
4 3 (5.36%) XML
4 3 (5.36%) Hibernate
4 3 (5.36%) Spring
4 3 (5.36%) Django
4 3 (5.36%) Guice
5 2 (3.57%) HTML5
5 2 (3.57%) Twisted
5 2 (3.57%) Guava
5 2 (3.57%) Apache Flex
6 1 (1.79%) WCF
6 1 (1.79%) WinForms
6 1 (1.79%) JMS
6 1 (1.79%) COM
6 1 (1.79%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.86%) Mathematics
1 10 (17.86%) Computer Science
2 9 (16.07%) CMDB
2 9 (16.07%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 6 (10.71%) Credit Risk
4 5 (8.93%) Fixed Income
5 4 (7.14%) Market Risk
6 3 (5.36%) Open Source
6 3 (5.36%) Hedge funds
6 3 (5.36%) Equities
7 2 (3.57%) Derivative
7 2 (3.57%) Physics
7 2 (3.57%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.79%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.79%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 15 (26.79%) UNIX
2 11 (19.64%) Windows
3 7 (12.50%) Linux
4 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (3.57%) AIX
4 2 (3.57%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (21.43%) Multithreading
2 10 (17.86%) Risk Management
3 8 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 7 (12.50%) Analytics
5 6 (10.71%) Supplier Management
5 6 (10.71%) Performance Management
5 6 (10.71%) Scrum
5 6 (10.71%) Change Management
5 6 (10.71%) OO
6 5 (8.93%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (8.93%) Performance Analysis
7 4 (7.14%) Low Latency
7 4 (7.14%) ITIL
7 4 (7.14%) OOP
8 3 (5.36%) Data Modelling
8 3 (5.36%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (5.36%) Project Management
8 3 (5.36%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (5.36%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 23 (41.07%) SQL
2 22 (39.29%) Java
3 15 (26.79%) C++
4 14 (25.00%) C#
5 8 (14.29%) Python
6 6 (10.71%) Perl
7 5 (8.93%) Scala
8 4 (7.14%) PowerShell
9 3 (5.36%) R
10 2 (3.57%) Shell Script
10 2 (3.57%) MATLAB
10 2 (3.57%) VBA
11 1 (1.79%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (19.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.93%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (3.57%) Hyper-V
1 2 (3.57%) XenApp
1 2 (3.57%) XenDesktop
1 2 (3.57%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (3.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (21.43%) Oracle
2 7 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.57%) Adobe
3 2 (3.57%) Intel
3 2 (3.57%) NetApp
3 2 (3.57%) DataSynapse
3 2 (3.57%) Business Objects
3 2 (3.57%) IBM
4 1 (1.79%) GigaSpaces