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 2 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
General-Purpose Computing on Graphics Processing Units (GPGPU)
Rank - 924 876
Permanent jobs citing GPGPU 0 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - 0.008% 0.008%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.019% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 6
Average salary - £40,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.03%
UK excluding London average salary - £46,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +15.62%

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
42176 47255 42154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 39.67% 40.22% 39.54%
Number of salaries quoted 33341 37731 34272
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
Top 21 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 5 (100.00%) UNIX
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Assembly Language
1 5 (100.00%) Internet
1 5 (100.00%) OpenGL
1 5 (100.00%) DirectX
1 5 (100.00%) Electronics
1 5 (100.00%) Device Driver
1 5 (100.00%) 3D Graphics
1 5 (100.00%) Multimedia
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
1 5 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 5 (100.00%) Android
1 5 (100.00%) Direct3D
1 5 (100.00%) OpenCL
1 5 (100.00%) OpenGL ES
1 5 (100.00%) Internet of Things
1 5 (100.00%) Direct3D Mobile

GPGPU
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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.

Applications
1 5 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Internet
General
1 5 (100.00%) Electronics
1 5 (100.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineer
1 5 (100.00%) Customer Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) OpenGL
1 5 (100.00%) DirectX
1 5 (100.00%) Direct3D
1 5 (100.00%) OpenCL
1 5 (100.00%) OpenGL ES
1 5 (100.00%) Direct3D Mobile
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Device Driver
1 5 (100.00%) 3D Graphics
1 5 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 5 (100.00%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) UNIX
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft