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 24 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
General-Purpose Computing on Graphics Processing Units (GPGPU)
Rank 911 955 983
Rank change year-on-year
+44 +28
Permanent jobs citing GPGPU 3 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% 0.006% 0.003%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.007% 0.015% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 1
Median salary £48,500 £65,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-25.38% +36.84%
UK excluding London median salary - £31,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
- -33.68%

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
40316 46275 46404
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 41.23% 42.11% 40.13%
Number of salaries quoted 32999 36985 36186
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,912 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £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
Top 5 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 24 August 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 +57 2 £48,500 -25.38%
London +35 2 £48,500 -25.38%
City of London - 2 £48,500 -
Scotland +18 1 - -
Edinburgh +13 1 - -

GPGPU
Top 29 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 3 (100.00%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) Python
2 2 (66.67%) Mathematics
2 2 (66.67%) Physics
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source
3 1 (33.33%) CUDA
3 1 (33.33%) Signal Processing
3 1 (33.33%) R
3 1 (33.33%) SCons
3 1 (33.33%) CMake
3 1 (33.33%) Web Application Development
3 1 (33.33%) OpenCL
3 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile Development
3 1 (33.33%) Performance Optimisation
3 1 (33.33%) Code Optimisation
3 1 (33.33%) Open Source Development
3 1 (33.33%) Computer Vision
3 1 (33.33%) MATLAB
3 1 (33.33%) JIRA
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) Statistics
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) STL

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:

Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) CMake
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) JIRA
1 1 (33.33%) SCons
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Applications Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Research Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Applications Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Web Applications Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Web Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Web Applications Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) OpenCL
1 1 (33.33%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (66.67%) Mathematics
1 2 (66.67%) Physics
2 1 (33.33%) Algorithms
2 1 (33.33%) CUDA
2 1 (33.33%) Statistics
2 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Code Optimisation
2 1 (33.33%) Computer Vision
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Development
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source
2 1 (33.33%) Open Source Development
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Optimisation
2 1 (33.33%) Signal Processing
2 1 (33.33%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) Python
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) MATLAB
3 1 (33.33%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) Degree