The table below looks at the prevalence of the term GPGPU in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GPGPU over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
General-Purpose Computing on Graphics Processing Units (GPGPU)
Rank 873 940 977
Rank change year-on-year
+67 +37
Permanent jobs citing GPGPU 13 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.005% 0.002%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.035% 0.011% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 2
Median salary £42,500 £65,000 £38,436
Median salary % change year-on-year
-34.61% +69.11%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £65,000 -
% change year-on-year
-34.61% -

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

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
37217 45223 45612
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.55% 42.54% 40.29%
Number of salaries quoted 30351 36037 36853
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £29,433 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

GPGPU
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing GPGPU as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

GPGPU Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

GPGPU
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GPGPU within the UK.

GPGPU Salary Trend in the UK

GPGPU
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing GPGPU over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 within the UK.

GPGPU Salary Histogram in the UK

GPGPU
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GPGPU within the UK over the 3 months to 6 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +70 13 £42,500 -34.61%
South East - 7 £42,500 -
Oxford - 7 £42,500 -
Oxfordshire - 7 £42,500 -
London +66 5 £50,000 -23.07%
Yorkshire - 1 £38,500 -
Leeds - 1 £38,500 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £38,500 -

GPGPU
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, IT jobs citing GPGPU also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for GPGPU.

1 16 (94.12%) C++
2 10 (58.82%) Machine Learning
3 9 (52.94%) CUDA
3 9 (52.94%) Degree
3 9 (52.94%) Computer Science
3 9 (52.94%) Physics
3 9 (52.94%) STL
3 9 (52.94%) Linux
3 9 (52.94%) Python
3 9 (52.94%) OpenCL
4 8 (47.06%) OpenGL
4 8 (47.06%) MATLAB
4 8 (47.06%) Git (software)
4 8 (47.06%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 8 (47.06%) CMake
5 7 (41.18%) OpenCV
5 7 (41.18%) Unit Testing
5 7 (41.18%) Multithreading
5 7 (41.18%) Robotics
5 7 (41.18%) Automotive
5 7 (41.18%) Java
5 7 (41.18%) Computer Vision
6 6 (35.29%) Mathematics
6 6 (35.29%) C
6 6 (35.29%) Algorithms
7 5 (29.41%) Image Processing
7 5 (29.41%) PhD
7 5 (29.41%) Visual Effects
8 4 (23.53%) Creative Problem-Solving
9 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering

GPGPU
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) DHCP
1 1 (5.88%) DNS
1 1 (5.88%) Firewall
1 1 (5.88%) iSCSI
1 1 (5.88%) SAN
1 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.88%) VLAN
1 1 (5.88%) VPN
Development Applications
1 8 (47.06%) CMake
1 8 (47.06%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.88%) JIRA
2 1 (5.88%) SCons
General
1 7 (41.18%) Automotive
2 2 (11.76%) Banking
2 2 (11.76%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Developer
2 7 (41.18%) C++ Developer
2 7 (41.18%) C++ Software Developer
2 7 (41.18%) Software Developer
3 4 (23.53%) Research Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Computer Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) Computer Vision Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Applications Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Applications Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Web Applications Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Senior Web Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Storage Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Web Applications Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (52.94%) OpenCL
1 9 (52.94%) STL
2 8 (47.06%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 8 (47.06%) OpenGL
3 7 (41.18%) OpenCV
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) Computer Science
1 9 (52.94%) CUDA
1 9 (52.94%) Physics
2 7 (41.18%) Robotics
3 6 (35.29%) Algorithms
3 6 (35.29%) Mathematics
4 2 (11.76%) Client/Server
5 1 (5.88%) Augmented Reality
5 1 (5.88%) Biology
5 1 (5.88%) Statistics
5 1 (5.88%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Linux
2 1 (5.88%) CentOS
2 1 (5.88%) Debian
2 1 (5.88%) Ubuntu
2 1 (5.88%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Machine Learning
2 7 (41.18%) Computer Vision
2 7 (41.18%) Multithreading
2 7 (41.18%) Unit Testing
3 5 (29.41%) Image Processing
3 5 (29.41%) Visual Effects
4 4 (23.53%) Creative Problem-Solving
5 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce
5 2 (11.76%) Software Engineering
6 1 (5.88%) Code Optimisation
6 1 (5.88%) ITIL
6 1 (5.88%) Linear Algebra
6 1 (5.88%) Mobile Development
6 1 (5.88%) Open Source
6 1 (5.88%) Open Source Development
6 1 (5.88%) Performance Optimisation
6 1 (5.88%) Signal Processing
6 1 (5.88%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (94.12%) C++
2 9 (52.94%) Python
3 8 (47.06%) MATLAB
4 7 (41.18%) Java
5 6 (35.29%) C
6 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.88%) R
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) Degree
2 5 (29.41%) PhD
3 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (5.88%) VCP5
3 1 (5.88%) VCP6
3 1 (5.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) GPFS
1 1 (5.88%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) IBM
1 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
1 1 (5.88%) VMware