The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Grid Computing in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Grid Computing over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Grid Computing
Rank - 69 96
Permanent jobs citing Grid Computing 0 41 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow - 3.09% 0.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 8.82% 0.61%
Number of salaries quoted 0 41 3
Average salary - £55,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.00%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £55,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.54% +37.50%
Grid Computing
Scotland

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

Miscellaneous Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
441 465 493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 36.54% 34.99% 42.10%
Number of salaries quoted 292 294 268
Average salary £43,000 £47,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.99% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £29,550 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Grid Computing
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Grid Computing Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Grid Computing
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Grid Computing Salary Trend in Glasgow

Grid Computing
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) Java
1 5 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
1 5 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 5 (100.00%) Physics
1 5 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 5 (100.00%) Market Risk
1 5 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (80.00%) Banking
2 4 (80.00%) Investment Banking
2 4 (80.00%) Investment Management
2 4 (80.00%) Financial Institution

Grid Computing
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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.

General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 4 (80.00%) Banking
2 4 (80.00%) Investment Banking
2 4 (80.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Java Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Senior Developer
2 4 (80.00%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Junior
3 1 (20.00%) Junior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Junior Java Developer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 5 (100.00%) Physics
1 5 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 5 (100.00%) Market Risk
1 5 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Risk Management
2 4 (80.00%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Degree