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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Grid Computing
Rank 77 79 79
Rank change year-on-year
+2 0
Permanent jobs citing Grid Computing 27 16 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.91% 1.38% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 6.77% 4.30% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 27 13 0
Average salary £55,000 £62,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +22.22%
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
399 372 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 28.30% 31.99% 27.62%
Number of salaries quoted 231 235 140
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £30,000 £26,598
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Grid Computing across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Grid Computing Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Grid Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 65 (100.00%) Java
1 65 (100.00%) Finance
2 64 (98.46%) C++
2 64 (98.46%) Market Risk
3 63 (96.92%) Risk Management
3 63 (96.92%) Degree
3 63 (96.92%) Mathematics
3 63 (96.92%) Physics
3 63 (96.92%) Computer Science
4 46 (70.77%) Banking
4 46 (70.77%) Investment Banking
5 45 (69.23%) Financial Institution
5 45 (69.23%) Investment Management
6 1 (1.54%) UNIX
6 1 (1.54%) Linux
6 1 (1.54%) UML
6 1 (1.54%) OO
6 1 (1.54%) ETL
6 1 (1.54%) RDBMS
6 1 (1.54%) Project Management
6 1 (1.54%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.54%) Wall Street Systems
6 1 (1.54%) Data Architecture
6 1 (1.54%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.54%) Parallel Processing
6 1 (1.54%) Big Data
6 1 (1.54%) Analytics
6 1 (1.54%) Jenkins
6 1 (1.54%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.54%) JIRA

Grid Computing
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.54%) RDBMS
1 1 (1.54%) Big Data
1 1 (1.54%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.54%) JIRA
1 1 (1.54%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.54%) Jenkins
General
1 65 (100.00%) Finance
2 46 (70.77%) Banking
2 46 (70.77%) Investment Banking
3 45 (69.23%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 63 (96.92%) Java Developer
1 63 (96.92%) Developer
2 22 (33.85%) Senior Developer
2 22 (33.85%) Senior Java Developer
3 16 (24.62%) Junior
3 16 (24.62%) Junior Developer
3 16 (24.62%) Junior Java Developer
4 1 (1.54%) ETL Developer
Miscellaneous
1 64 (98.46%) Market Risk
2 63 (96.92%) Mathematics
2 63 (96.92%) Physics
2 63 (96.92%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.54%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.54%) UNIX
1 1 (1.54%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (96.92%) Risk Management
2 45 (69.23%) Investment Management
3 1 (1.54%) Data Architecture
3 1 (1.54%) Parallel Processing
3 1 (1.54%) Analytics
3 1 (1.54%) Integration Testing
3 1 (1.54%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (1.54%) Multithreading
3 1 (1.54%) UML
3 1 (1.54%) OO
3 1 (1.54%) ETL
3 1 (1.54%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 65 (100.00%) Java
2 64 (98.46%) C++
Qualifications
1 63 (96.92%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (1.54%) Wall Street Systems