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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Grid Computing
Rank 261 239 276
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +37
Permanent jobs citing Grid Computing 7 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.092% 0.056% 0.066%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.26% 0.15% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 6
Average salary £50,000 £42,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -6.66%
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
2689 2670 3312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 35.32% 37.45% 36.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2147 2246 2766
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,646 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £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 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 16 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
Cambridgeshire +2 7 £50,000 +19.04%
Grid Computing
England

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

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 12 (75.00%) Java
1 12 (75.00%) Degree
1 12 (75.00%) Visualisation
2 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (43.75%) XML
3 7 (43.75%) C++
3 7 (43.75%) Perl
3 7 (43.75%) Windows
3 7 (43.75%) Linux
3 7 (43.75%) Postgraduate
3 7 (43.75%) Python
4 5 (31.25%) Hibernate
4 5 (31.25%) TDD
4 5 (31.25%) Spring
4 5 (31.25%) Web Services
4 5 (31.25%) Mathematics
4 5 (31.25%) Computer Science
4 5 (31.25%) Test Automation
4 5 (31.25%) Information Retrieval
5 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (25.00%) FastVal
5 4 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (25.00%) Load Balancing
5 4 (25.00%) Bash Shell
5 4 (25.00%) SunGard APT
5 4 (25.00%) Puppet
5 4 (25.00%) NoSQL
5 4 (25.00%) Change Control
5 4 (25.00%) Problem Management
5 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure

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

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 (6.25%) MediaWiki
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (25.00%) FastVal
1 4 (25.00%) SunGard APT
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 4 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (25.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) NoSQL
2 2 (12.50%) Text Mining
3 1 (6.25%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Bugzilla
1 1 (6.25%) Eclipse
1 1 (6.25%) JUnit
1 1 (6.25%) Visual Studio
1 1 (6.25%) SCons
1 1 (6.25%) GoogleTest
1 1 (6.25%) GCC
1 1 (6.25%) Mercurial
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (75.00%) Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Java Developer
3 5 (31.25%) Senior Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 4 (25.00%) Senior C++ Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Support Analyst
4 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 4 (25.00%) C++ Developer
4 4 (25.00%) Analyst
5 2 (12.50%) Software Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) XML
2 5 (31.25%) Hibernate
2 5 (31.25%) Spring
2 5 (31.25%) Web Services
3 4 (25.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (75.00%) Visualisation
2 5 (31.25%) Mathematics
2 5 (31.25%) Computer Science
3 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (25.00%) Clustering
4 2 (12.50%) Hedge funds
5 1 (6.25%) Semantic Web
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Windows
1 7 (43.75%) Linux
2 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (31.25%) TDD
2 5 (31.25%) Test Automation
2 5 (31.25%) Information Retrieval
3 4 (25.00%) Load Balancing
3 4 (25.00%) Change Control
3 4 (25.00%) Problem Management
3 4 (25.00%) Incident Management
3 4 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 4 (25.00%) ITIL
4 3 (18.75%) OOP
4 3 (18.75%) OO
4 3 (18.75%) Software Engineering
5 2 (12.50%) Document Management
6 1 (6.25%) Automated Testing
6 1 (6.25%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 12 (75.00%) Java
2 7 (43.75%) C++
2 7 (43.75%) Perl
2 7 (43.75%) Python
3 4 (25.00%) Bash Shell
4 3 (18.75%) JavaScript
5 1 (6.25%) C
Qualifications
1 12 (75.00%) Degree
2 7 (43.75%) Postgraduate
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) VMware
1 4 (25.00%) SunGard
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Google