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 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 296 279 283
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +4
Permanent jobs citing Grid Computing 18 55 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.16% 0.45% 0.41%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.38% 0.95% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 17 55 46
Average salary £50,000 £62,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £42,900 £38,750
10% offered a salary of more than £98,000 £110,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £55,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +57.14%
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
4778 5797 5823
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 42.98% 47.65% 48.57%
Number of salaries quoted 4050 5028 5338
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 24 October 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 24 October 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 21 (58.33%) Finance
2 18 (50.00%) Java
3 17 (47.22%) SQL
4 15 (41.67%) Front Office
5 13 (36.11%) C#
5 13 (36.11%) Banking
6 11 (30.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 10 (27.78%) Risk Management
7 10 (27.78%) Analytics
8 9 (25.00%) Oracle
8 9 (25.00%) Degree
9 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
9 8 (22.22%) OO
10 7 (19.44%) Perl
10 7 (19.44%) Computer Science
10 7 (19.44%) Multithreading
11 6 (16.67%) Investment Banking
11 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (16.67%) C++
11 6 (16.67%) .NET
11 6 (16.67%) Python
11 6 (16.67%) UNIX
11 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
11 6 (16.67%) Fixed Income
12 5 (13.89%) Linux
12 5 (13.89%) DataSynapse
12 5 (13.89%) Oracle Coherence
12 5 (13.89%) Mathematics
12 5 (13.89%) WPF
12 5 (13.89%) Credit Risk

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 5 (13.89%) Oracle Coherence
2 3 (8.33%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.56%) GemFire
4 1 (2.78%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.78%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.89%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.33%) RDBMS
2 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (8.33%) KDB
2 3 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.56%) Big Data
3 2 (5.56%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 2 (5.56%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.56%) Hadoop
3 2 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (2.78%) Apache Hive
4 1 (2.78%) HBase
4 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.78%) JIRA
1 1 (2.78%) Artifactory
1 1 (2.78%) Apache Ivy
General
1 21 (58.33%) Finance
2 15 (41.67%) Front Office
3 13 (36.11%) Banking
4 6 (16.67%) Investment Banking
5 2 (5.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (52.78%) Developer
2 8 (22.22%) Java Developer
3 7 (19.44%) Analyst
4 6 (16.67%) Support Analyst
5 5 (13.89%) Applications Support
5 5 (13.89%) Applications Support Analyst
6 4 (11.11%) C# Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Junior Developer
7 3 (8.33%) Junior
8 2 (5.56%) Software Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) Technical Support
8 2 (5.56%) Business Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Front Office Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Java Software Engineer
8 2 (5.56%) Team Leader
8 2 (5.56%) Technical Team Leader
8 2 (5.56%) Java Team Leader
8 2 (5.56%) Technical Leader
8 2 (5.56%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 2 (5.56%) Web Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (16.67%) .NET
2 5 (13.89%) WPF
3 4 (11.11%) HTML
4 3 (8.33%) Hibernate
4 3 (8.33%) J2EE
5 2 (5.56%) XML
5 2 (5.56%) JMS
5 2 (5.56%) Spring
5 2 (5.56%) Django
5 2 (5.56%) Guice
5 2 (5.56%) AngularJS
5 2 (5.56%) HTML5
6 1 (2.78%) Twisted
6 1 (2.78%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 1 (2.78%) WF
6 1 (2.78%) WCF
6 1 (2.78%) WinForms
6 1 (2.78%) Middleware
6 1 (2.78%) J2SE
6 1 (2.78%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 11 (30.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 7 (19.44%) Computer Science
3 6 (16.67%) Fixed Income
4 5 (13.89%) Mathematics
4 5 (13.89%) Credit Risk
4 5 (13.89%) Market Risk
5 4 (11.11%) Hedge funds
5 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (11.11%) Derivative
6 3 (8.33%) Physics
6 3 (8.33%) Equities
6 3 (8.33%) Data Structures
6 3 (8.33%) CMDB
6 3 (8.33%) Open Source
7 1 (2.78%) Swaptions
7 1 (2.78%) RIA
7 1 (2.78%) Algorithms
7 1 (2.78%) Interest Rate Derivative
7 1 (2.78%) Equity Derivative
7 1 (2.78%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.67%) UNIX
2 5 (13.89%) Linux
3 4 (11.11%) Windows
4 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.78%) Risk Management
1 10 (27.78%) Analytics
2 8 (22.22%) OO
3 7 (19.44%) Multithreading
4 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 4 (11.11%) OOP
5 4 (11.11%) Low Latency
6 3 (8.33%) ITIL V2
6 3 (8.33%) ITIL
6 3 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (5.56%) MVC
7 2 (5.56%) Project Management
7 2 (5.56%) Data Modelling
7 2 (5.56%) Automated Testing
7 2 (5.56%) MapReduce
7 2 (5.56%) Kimball Methodology
7 2 (5.56%) ETL
7 2 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 18 (50.00%) Java
2 17 (47.22%) SQL
3 13 (36.11%) C#
4 7 (19.44%) Perl
5 6 (16.67%) C++
5 6 (16.67%) Python
6 4 (11.11%) MATLAB
7 3 (8.33%) Scala
7 3 (8.33%) R
7 3 (8.33%) VBA
8 2 (5.56%) JavaScript
8 2 (5.56%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
9 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) Platform Symphony
1 1 (2.78%) GridGain
Vendors
1 9 (25.00%) Oracle
2 6 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (13.89%) DataSynapse
4 2 (5.56%) GigaSpaces
4 2 (5.56%) Business Objects
5 1 (2.78%) Terracotta