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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
General-Purpose Computing on Graphics Processing Units (GPGPU)
Rank 907 924 906
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -18
Permanent jobs citing GPGPU 2 5 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.002% 0.005% 0.011%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.005% 0.012% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 10
Average salary £65,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 - £45,000
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
40124 40186 40378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 42.48% 40.48% 41.19%
Number of salaries quoted 32642 32815 31782
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GPGPU within the England region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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
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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
East of England -4 2 £65,000 -
GPGPU
UK

GPGPU
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 8 (80.00%) C++
2 7 (70.00%) OpenGL
3 4 (40.00%) 3D Graphics
3 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (40.00%) Mac OS X
3 4 (40.00%) Windows
3 4 (40.00%) Linux
3 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (40.00%) Unit Testing
3 4 (40.00%) Multithreading
4 3 (30.00%) Apple Swift
4 3 (30.00%) Android
4 3 (30.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 3 (30.00%) Parallel Computing
4 3 (30.00%) Automated Testing
4 3 (30.00%) Mathematics
4 3 (30.00%) Apple iOS
4 3 (30.00%) Digital Media
4 3 (30.00%) Android Development
4 3 (30.00%) iOS Development
4 3 (30.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 3 (30.00%) Test Planning
4 3 (30.00%) Java
4 3 (30.00%) Intel
4 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
4 3 (30.00%) Games
4 3 (30.00%) Objective-C
5 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
5 2 (20.00%) Gigabit Ethernet
5 2 (20.00%) SAS

GPGPU
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 (20.00%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Ethernet
1 2 (20.00%) Gigabit Ethernet
1 2 (20.00%) RapidIO
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Clang
1 1 (10.00%) GCC
1 1 (10.00%) GDB
General
1 3 (30.00%) Games
1 3 (30.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 1 (10.00%) Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Finance
3 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) C++ Developer
3 4 (40.00%) C++ Software Developer
3 4 (40.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 4 (40.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
3 4 (40.00%) Senior C++ Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
3 4 (40.00%) Senior Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Senior Software Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Senior Software Engineer
3 4 (40.00%) Software Developer
3 4 (40.00%) Software Engineer
4 3 (30.00%) Android Developer
4 3 (30.00%) Applications Developer
4 3 (30.00%) iOS Android Developer
4 3 (30.00%) iOS Developer
5 2 (20.00%) Hardware Engineer
6 1 (10.00%) C Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Kernel Developer
6 1 (10.00%) Kernel Expert
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (70.00%) OpenGL
2 3 (30.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 3 (30.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 1 (10.00%) LLVM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) 3D Graphics
2 3 (30.00%) Digital Media
2 3 (30.00%) Mathematics
3 2 (20.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (10.00%) Equities
4 1 (10.00%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
1 4 (40.00%) Mac OS X
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Android
2 3 (30.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (40.00%) Multithreading
1 4 (40.00%) Software Engineering
1 4 (40.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (30.00%) Android Development
2 3 (30.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (30.00%) iOS Development
2 3 (30.00%) Parallel Computing
2 3 (30.00%) Test Planning
3 1 (10.00%) API Design
3 1 (10.00%) Garbage Collection
Programming Languages
1 8 (80.00%) C++
2 3 (30.00%) Apple Swift
2 3 (30.00%) Java
2 3 (30.00%) Objective-C
3 1 (10.00%) C
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Intel