The table below looks at the prevalence of the term GPGPU in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GPGPU 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
General-Purpose Computing on Graphics Processing Units (GPGPU)
Rank 886 852 887
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +35
Permanent jobs citing GPGPU 2 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.002% 0.001% 0.002%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.006% 0.003% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £25,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -52.38%
UK excluding London average salary - - £52,500
GPGPU
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
33835 33397 37114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 31.13% 33.55% 33.65%
Number of salaries quoted 26794 27173 31554
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

GPGPU
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

GPGPU Jobs Demand Trend in England

GPGPU
Salary Trend in England

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

GPGPU Salary Trend in England

GPGPU
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing GPGPU 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 GPGPU.

1 9 (81.82%) OpenGL
1 9 (81.82%) 3D Graphics
1 9 (81.82%) Software Engineering
2 8 (72.73%) Android
2 8 (72.73%) OpenCL
3 7 (63.64%) Degree
4 6 (54.55%) Windows
4 6 (54.55%) Linux
5 5 (45.45%) C
5 5 (45.45%) Electronics
5 5 (45.45%) Device Driver
5 5 (45.45%) UNIX
5 5 (45.45%) DirectX
5 5 (45.45%) Computer Science
5 5 (45.45%) Multimedia
5 5 (45.45%) OpenGL ES
5 5 (45.45%) Direct3D
5 5 (45.45%) Direct3D Mobile
6 4 (36.36%) CUDA
6 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
6 4 (36.36%) C++
7 3 (27.27%) Embedded C
7 3 (27.27%) Embedded C++
7 3 (27.27%) Renderscript
7 3 (27.27%) DirectCompute
8 2 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (18.18%) InfiniBand
8 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (18.18%) Puppet
8 2 (18.18%) Parallel Computing

GPGPU
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the England region citing GPGPU 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 GPGPU. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (18.18%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Ethernet
1 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
1 2 (18.18%) InfiniBand
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) MySQL
General
1 5 (45.45%) Electronics
1 5 (45.45%) Multimedia
2 1 (9.09%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Software Engineer
2 5 (45.45%) Customer Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Product Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Software Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Programmer
4 1 (9.09%) Software Programmer
4 1 (9.09%) IP Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Programmer
4 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Software Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Customer Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (81.82%) OpenGL
2 8 (72.73%) OpenCL
3 5 (45.45%) DirectX
3 5 (45.45%) Direct3D
3 5 (45.45%) OpenGL ES
3 5 (45.45%) Direct3D Mobile
4 3 (27.27%) Renderscript
4 3 (27.27%) DirectCompute
Miscellaneous
1 9 (81.82%) 3D Graphics
2 5 (45.45%) Device Driver
2 5 (45.45%) Computer Science
3 4 (36.36%) CUDA
4 2 (18.18%) Life Science
4 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
4 2 (18.18%) Chemistry
5 1 (9.09%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Android
2 6 (54.55%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Linux
3 5 (45.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Software Engineering
2 2 (18.18%) Data Management
2 2 (18.18%) Benchmarking
2 2 (18.18%) Information Security
2 2 (18.18%) Parallel Computing
2 2 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (9.09%) 3D Visualisation
3 1 (9.09%) TDD
3 1 (9.09%) Pair Programming
3 1 (9.09%) Scrum
3 1 (9.09%) Multithreading
3 1 (9.09%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) C
2 4 (36.36%) C++
3 3 (27.27%) Embedded C
3 3 (27.27%) Embedded C++
4 2 (18.18%) Java
4 2 (18.18%) Perl
4 2 (18.18%) Python
5 1 (9.09%) Assembly Language
5 1 (9.09%) Ruby
5 1 (9.09%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (18.18%) Ganglia
1 2 (18.18%) Puppet
1 2 (18.18%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) NetApp
2 2 (18.18%) Red Hat
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago