The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Grid Computing in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Grid Computing over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Grid Computing
Rank 252 241 279
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +38
Permanent jobs citing Grid Computing 7 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.090% 0.070% 0.067%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.31% 0.24% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 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
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2223 2127 2707
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 28.57% 29.73% 30.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1770 1793 2241
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,700
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Grid Computing
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Grid Computing Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Grid Computing
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Grid Computing Salary Trend in the East of England

Grid Computing
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Grid Computing within the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
Cambridgeshire -6 7 £50,000 +17.64%
Grid Computing
England

Grid Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 15 (75.00%) Java
2 13 (65.00%) Degree
2 13 (65.00%) Visualisation
3 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (50.00%) Perl
4 10 (50.00%) Windows
4 10 (50.00%) Linux
4 10 (50.00%) Python
5 8 (40.00%) Postgraduate
5 8 (40.00%) C++
6 7 (35.00%) J2EE
6 7 (35.00%) XML
6 7 (35.00%) ITIL
6 7 (35.00%) LDAP
6 7 (35.00%) TCP/IP
6 7 (35.00%) Active Directory
6 7 (35.00%) SunGard
6 7 (35.00%) Risk Management
6 7 (35.00%) Finance
6 7 (35.00%) VMware
6 7 (35.00%) Clustering
6 7 (35.00%) Load Balancing
6 7 (35.00%) Bash Shell
6 7 (35.00%) SunGard APT
6 7 (35.00%) Puppet
6 7 (35.00%) NoSQL
6 7 (35.00%) Problem Management
6 7 (35.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (35.00%) Incident Management

Grid Computing
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 (5.00%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (35.00%) SunGard APT
1 7 (35.00%) FastVal
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) LDAP
1 7 (35.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (10.00%) Text Mining
3 1 (5.00%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) JUnit
1 1 (5.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (5.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (5.00%) Bugzilla
1 1 (5.00%) Mercurial
1 1 (5.00%) GCC
1 1 (5.00%) SCons
1 1 (5.00%) GoogleTest
General
1 7 (35.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Developer
2 7 (35.00%) Analyst
2 7 (35.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
2 7 (35.00%) Support Analyst
2 7 (35.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 7 (35.00%) Java Developer
3 6 (30.00%) Senior Developer
4 5 (25.00%) Senior C++ Developer
4 5 (25.00%) C++ Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Software Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) J2EE
1 7 (35.00%) XML
2 6 (30.00%) Web Services
3 5 (25.00%) Hibernate
3 5 (25.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 13 (65.00%) Visualisation
2 7 (35.00%) Clustering
3 6 (30.00%) Mathematics
3 6 (30.00%) Computer Science
4 4 (20.00%) Hedge funds
5 1 (5.00%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 10 (50.00%) Windows
1 10 (50.00%) Linux
2 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (35.00%) ITIL
2 7 (35.00%) Risk Management
2 7 (35.00%) Incident Management
2 7 (35.00%) Load Balancing
2 7 (35.00%) Problem Management
2 7 (35.00%) Change Control
3 6 (30.00%) Information Retrieval
3 6 (30.00%) Test Automation
3 6 (30.00%) TDD
4 3 (15.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (15.00%) OOP
4 3 (15.00%) OO
5 2 (10.00%) Document Management
6 1 (5.00%) Automated Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 15 (75.00%) Java
2 10 (50.00%) Perl
2 10 (50.00%) Python
3 8 (40.00%) C++
4 7 (35.00%) Bash Shell
5 3 (15.00%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.00%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (65.00%) Degree
2 8 (40.00%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 7 (35.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (35.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (35.00%) Puppet
1 7 (35.00%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) SunGard
1 7 (35.00%) VMware
2 1 (5.00%) Google
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft