The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Grid Computing in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Grid Computing over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Grid Computing
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Grid Computing 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +57.14%
Grid Computing
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2210 2010 2020
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 35.14% 38.14% 36.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1772 1684 1688
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Grid Computing
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Grid Computing Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Grid Computing
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Grid Computing Salary Trend in the South West

Grid Computing
Top 8 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) PhD
1 1 (100.00%) Advertising
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Physics
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science

Grid Computing
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 1 (100.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Graduate
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Physics
1 1 (100.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) PhD