The table below looks at the prevalence of the term GPGPU in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GPGPU over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
General-Purpose Computing on Graphics Processing Units (GPGPU)
Rank 615 - 631
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing GPGPU 7 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.016% - 0.002%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.034% - 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 1
Average salary £65,000 - £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 - -
GPGPU
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
20565 20502 20879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 46.59% 44.18% 47.39%
Number of salaries quoted 16904 16521 17011
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

GPGPU
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

GPGPU Jobs Demand Trend in London

GPGPU
Salary Trend in London

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

GPGPU Salary Trend in London

GPGPU
Top 17 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the London 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 (100.00%) C++
2 6 (85.71%) 3D Graphics
2 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
2 6 (85.71%) Unit Testing
2 6 (85.71%) Multithreading
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) Mac OS X
2 6 (85.71%) OpenGL
3 1 (14.29%) PhD
3 1 (14.29%) Video Processing
3 1 (14.29%) CUDA
3 1 (14.29%) Signal Processing
3 1 (14.29%) OpenCL
3 1 (14.29%) Algorithms
3 1 (14.29%) C

GPGPU
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the London 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.

Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (85.71%) Senior Developer
2 6 (85.71%) Senior Software Engineer
2 6 (85.71%) Senior Software Developer
2 6 (85.71%) Software Developer
2 6 (85.71%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (85.71%) OpenGL
2 1 (14.29%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) 3D Graphics
2 1 (14.29%) CUDA
2 1 (14.29%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
1 6 (85.71%) Linux
1 6 (85.71%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (85.71%) Software Engineering
1 6 (85.71%) Unit Testing
1 6 (85.71%) Multithreading
2 1 (14.29%) Video Processing
2 1 (14.29%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C++
2 1 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) PhD