The first 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
General-Purpose Computing on Graphics Processing Units (GPGPU)
Rank 924 881 903
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +22
Permanent jobs citing GPGPU 11 7 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.006% 0.002%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.027% 0.019% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 10 5 0
Average salary £37,309 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.72% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 -
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
40142 36662 40518
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 32.71% 32.42% 32.22%
Number of salaries quoted 31770 29736 34276
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

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 16 April 2014 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GPGPU within the UK over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -35 11 £37,309 -6.72% 2
London -45 8 £37,309 +6.59% 2
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £45,000 -
North East - 2 £45,000 -
Tyne and Wear - 2 £45,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -
East of England - 1 - -
Cambridge - 1 - -

GPGPU
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 17 (94.44%) Linux
2 11 (61.11%) C++
2 11 (61.11%) Software Engineering
3 10 (55.56%) OpenGL
3 10 (55.56%) CUDA
4 8 (44.44%) Windows
4 8 (44.44%) C#
4 8 (44.44%) Ruby
4 8 (44.44%) Multithreading
4 8 (44.44%) 3D Visualisation
4 8 (44.44%) Image Processing
4 8 (44.44%) Visualisation
5 6 (33.33%) Parallel Programming
5 6 (33.33%) Scientific Linux
5 6 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (33.33%) Bioinformatics
5 6 (33.33%) 3D Graphics
5 6 (33.33%) Postgraduate
5 6 (33.33%) IBM
5 6 (33.33%) Law
5 6 (33.33%) Intel
6 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (22.22%) Pair Programming
8 3 (16.67%) C
8 3 (16.67%) Android
8 3 (16.67%) TDD
8 3 (16.67%) Games
8 3 (16.67%) Scrum
9 2 (11.11%) Embedded C
9 2 (11.11%) Embedded C++

GPGPU
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) LLVM
General
1 6 (33.33%) Law
2 3 (16.67%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Software Engineer
2 9 (50.00%) Programmer
3 8 (44.44%) Developer
4 6 (33.33%) Research Engineer
5 5 (27.78%) C++ Developer
6 4 (22.22%) Senior Developer
7 3 (16.67%) Software Developer
7 3 (16.67%) Senior Programmer
7 3 (16.67%) Software Programmer
7 3 (16.67%) Senior Software Engineer
7 3 (16.67%) Senior Software Developer
8 1 (5.56%) Compiler Engineer
8 1 (5.56%) Senior C++ Developer
8 1 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (55.56%) OpenGL
2 2 (11.11%) OpenCL
2 2 (11.11%) Renderscript
2 2 (11.11%) DirectCompute
Miscellaneous
1 10 (55.56%) CUDA
2 8 (44.44%) Visualisation
3 6 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (33.33%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (5.56%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 17 (94.44%) Linux
2 8 (44.44%) Windows
3 6 (33.33%) Scientific Linux
4 3 (16.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Software Engineering
2 8 (44.44%) Multithreading
2 8 (44.44%) 3D Visualisation
2 8 (44.44%) Image Processing
3 6 (33.33%) Parallel Programming
3 6 (33.33%) Bioinformatics
4 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (22.22%) Pair Programming
6 3 (16.67%) TDD
6 3 (16.67%) Scrum
7 1 (5.56%) Android Development
7 1 (5.56%) Benchmarking
Programming Languages
1 11 (61.11%) C++
2 8 (44.44%) C#
2 8 (44.44%) Ruby
3 3 (16.67%) C
4 2 (11.11%) Embedded C
4 2 (11.11%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 6 (33.33%) Postgraduate
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) IBM
1 6 (33.33%) Intel
London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £30 - £40 per annum + lots of overtime`
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