The table below looks at the prevalence of the term GPGPU in IT jobs advertised across the UK. 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 884 905 872
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -33
Permanent jobs citing GPGPU 9 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.002% 0.001%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.020% 0.004% 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 1
Average salary £65,000 - £25,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 - -

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
44813 44603 43190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.92% 38.87% 40.66%
Number of salaries quoted 35889 34686 34870
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -

GPGPU
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GPGPU within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 28 August 2015 within the UK.

GPGPU Salary Histogram in the UK

GPGPU
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GPGPU within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +9 7 £65,000 - 2
London - 7 £65,000 -
Edinburgh - 2 £31,500 -
Scotland - 2 £31,500 -

GPGPU
Top 25 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 9 (100.00%) C++
2 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Linux
2 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 6 (66.67%) Unit Testing
3 6 (66.67%) Multithreading
3 6 (66.67%) Mac OS X
3 6 (66.67%) OpenGL
3 6 (66.67%) 3D Graphics
4 2 (22.22%) CAD
4 2 (22.22%) CAE
4 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
4 2 (22.22%) Parallel Computing
4 2 (22.22%) Finite Element Analysis
4 2 (22.22%) Physics
4 2 (22.22%) OpenMP
4 2 (22.22%) WebGL
5 1 (11.11%) OpenCL
5 1 (11.11%) Algorithms
5 1 (11.11%) C
5 1 (11.11%) CUDA
5 1 (11.11%) Signal Processing
5 1 (11.11%) Video Processing
5 1 (11.11%) PhD

GPGPU
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 9 (100.00%) Developer
2 8 (88.89%) Software Developer
3 6 (66.67%) Software Engineer
3 6 (66.67%) Senior Developer
3 6 (66.67%) Senior Software Engineer
3 6 (66.67%) Senior Software Developer
4 2 (22.22%) C++ Software Developer
4 2 (22.22%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) OpenGL
2 2 (22.22%) OpenMP
2 2 (22.22%) WebGL
3 1 (11.11%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 6 (66.67%) 3D Graphics
2 2 (22.22%) Physics
3 1 (11.11%) CUDA
3 1 (11.11%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
1 8 (88.89%) Linux
2 6 (66.67%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 6 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 6 (66.67%) Multithreading
3 2 (22.22%) Parallel Computing
3 2 (22.22%) Finite Element Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) CAD
3 2 (22.22%) CAE
4 1 (11.11%) Signal Processing
4 1 (11.11%) Video Processing
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C++
2 2 (22.22%) JavaScript
3 1 (11.11%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) PhD
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