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

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
General-Purpose Computing on Graphics Processing Units (GPGPU)
Rank - 844 897
Permanent jobs citing GPGPU 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England - 0.001% 0.002%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 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
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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
40604 39679 43844
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 38.09% 39.69% 39.72%
Number of salaries quoted 32020 32472 37044
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 30 September 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 7 (77.78%) OpenGL
1 7 (77.78%) 3D Graphics
1 7 (77.78%) Software Engineering
1 7 (77.78%) Degree
1 7 (77.78%) Android
1 7 (77.78%) OpenCL
2 5 (55.56%) OpenGL ES
2 5 (55.56%) Direct3D
2 5 (55.56%) Direct3D Mobile
2 5 (55.56%) Computer Science
2 5 (55.56%) Multimedia
2 5 (55.56%) Electronics
2 5 (55.56%) Device Driver
2 5 (55.56%) DirectX
2 5 (55.56%) UNIX
2 5 (55.56%) Windows
3 4 (44.44%) Linux
3 4 (44.44%) C
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) Embedded C
4 2 (22.22%) Embedded C++
4 2 (22.22%) C++
4 2 (22.22%) Java
4 2 (22.22%) Perl
4 2 (22.22%) MySQL
4 2 (22.22%) Oracle
4 2 (22.22%) Apache
4 2 (22.22%) Python
4 2 (22.22%) Ethernet
4 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP

GPGPU
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 (22.22%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Ethernet
1 2 (22.22%) TCP/IP
1 2 (22.22%) InfiniBand
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) MySQL
General
1 5 (55.56%) Electronics
1 5 (55.56%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Software Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) Customer Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) Product Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Software Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) IP Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Customer Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) OpenGL
1 7 (77.78%) OpenCL
2 5 (55.56%) DirectX
2 5 (55.56%) Direct3D
2 5 (55.56%) OpenGL ES
2 5 (55.56%) Direct3D Mobile
3 2 (22.22%) Renderscript
3 2 (22.22%) DirectCompute
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) 3D Graphics
2 5 (55.56%) Device Driver
2 5 (55.56%) Computer Science
3 2 (22.22%) Life Science
3 2 (22.22%) CUDA
3 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
3 2 (22.22%) Chemistry
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Android
2 5 (55.56%) UNIX
2 5 (55.56%) Windows
3 4 (44.44%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Software Engineering
2 2 (22.22%) Parallel Computing
2 2 (22.22%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (22.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (22.22%) Benchmarking
2 2 (22.22%) Information Security
2 2 (22.22%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) C
2 2 (22.22%) C++
2 2 (22.22%) Java
2 2 (22.22%) Perl
2 2 (22.22%) Python
2 2 (22.22%) Embedded C
2 2 (22.22%) Embedded C++
3 1 (11.11%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Ganglia
1 2 (22.22%) Puppet
1 2 (22.22%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) NetApp
2 2 (22.22%) Red Hat
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle
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