The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Grid Computing in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Grid Computing over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Grid Computing
Rank 780 700 726
Rank change year-on-year
-80 +26
Permanent jobs citing Grid Computing 103 211 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.096% 0.18% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.25% 0.45% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 83 183 151
Average salary £67,500 £77,500 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.90% +6.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,500 £45,800 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £101,000 £120,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +37.50%

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
41221 46721 42224
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.58% 39.79% 38.81%
Number of salaries quoted 32631 37349 34357
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Grid Computing
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Grid Computing within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Grid Computing Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Grid Computing
Salary Trend

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

Grid Computing Salary Trend in the UK

Grid Computing
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Grid Computing over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 within the UK.

Grid Computing Salary Histogram in the UK

Grid Computing
Top 14 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Grid Computing within the UK over the 3 months to 22 May 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -34 101 £67,500 -15.62% 9
London -10 93 £67,500 -15.62% 8
City of London +10 12 £65,000 -1.88% 2
South East +2 5 £55,000 +35.80%
Hampshire - 4 £57,500 -
Aldershot - 4 £57,500 -
Cardiff - 2 - -
Hayes - 2 £57,500 -
South Wales - 2 - -
Wales - 2 - -
Oxfordshire +16 1 £37,500 -25.00%
Oxford +8 1 £37,500 -25.00%
Bristol - 1 - -
South West - 1 - -

Grid Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Grid Computing 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 Grid Computing.

1 153 (68.92%) Java
2 122 (54.95%) Finance
2 122 (54.95%) SQL
3 91 (40.99%) Banking
4 86 (38.74%) Multithreading
5 85 (38.29%) Agile Software Development
6 84 (37.84%) C++
7 78 (35.14%) Big Data
8 66 (29.73%) OO
9 64 (28.83%) NoSQL
10 60 (27.03%) XML
10 60 (27.03%) Spring
11 55 (24.77%) PL/SQL
11 55 (24.77%) REST
12 54 (24.32%) Elasticsearch
12 54 (24.32%) RabbitMQ
12 54 (24.32%) JDBC
12 54 (24.32%) SOAP
12 54 (24.32%) Client/Server
12 54 (24.32%) Java RMI
12 54 (24.32%) XML-RPC
12 54 (24.32%) ActiveMQ
13 53 (23.87%) UNIX
13 53 (23.87%) Software Architecture
14 48 (21.62%) Kafka
15 47 (21.17%) Oracle
15 47 (21.17%) Linux
16 46 (20.72%) Computer Science
16 46 (20.72%) Software Delivery
17 44 (19.82%) E-Commerce

Grid Computing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Grid Computing 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 Grid Computing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 54 (24.32%) Elasticsearch
2 16 (7.21%) Oracle Coherence
3 7 (3.15%) Apache Spark
4 6 (2.70%) Tomcat
5 4 (1.80%) GemFire
6 2 (0.90%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (0.45%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.45%) Apache
7 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (4.05%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.60%) MS Office
3 5 (2.25%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.90%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.80%) MoSes
1 4 (1.80%) Towers Watson Igloo
2 2 (0.90%) Oracle General Ledger
2 2 (0.90%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.70%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (1.80%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.80%) SaaS
3 1 (0.45%) GitHub
3 1 (0.45%) IaaS
3 1 (0.45%) PaaS
3 1 (0.45%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.05%) TCP/IP
2 7 (3.15%) LAN
2 7 (3.15%) WAN
3 3 (1.35%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (1.35%) SAN
3 3 (1.35%) HTTP
3 3 (1.35%) tcpdump
4 2 (0.90%) Multicast
5 1 (0.45%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (35.14%) Big Data
2 64 (28.83%) NoSQL
3 37 (16.67%) Hadoop
4 16 (7.21%) SQL Server
5 11 (4.95%) RDBMS
5 11 (4.95%) Relational Database
6 6 (2.70%) MySQL
7 5 (2.25%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (1.80%) Hazelcast
9 3 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.35%) Redis
10 2 (0.90%) Couchbase
10 2 (0.90%) DB2
10 2 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (0.90%) CouchDB
11 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.45%) QlikView
11 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2005
11 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 5 (2.25%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.90%) RequisitePro
3 1 (0.45%) Maven
3 1 (0.45%) JUnit
General
1 122 (54.95%) Finance
2 91 (40.99%) Banking
3 41 (18.47%) Front Office
4 34 (15.32%) Telecoms
4 34 (15.32%) Retail
5 32 (14.41%) Online Betting
6 24 (10.81%) Investment Banking
7 11 (4.95%) Marketing
8 6 (2.70%) Financial Institution
9 4 (1.80%) Games
10 3 (1.35%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.90%) Private Banking
12 1 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.45%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 133 (59.91%) Developer
2 85 (38.29%) Java Developer
3 41 (18.47%) Senior Developer
4 40 (18.02%) Senior Java Developer
5 25 (11.26%) Analyst
6 22 (9.91%) Applications Support
7 20 (9.01%) Support Analyst
7 20 (9.01%) Applications Support Analyst
8 17 (7.66%) Programmer
9 13 (5.86%) Python Programmer
9 13 (5.86%) Senior Python Programmer
9 13 (5.86%) Senior Programmer
10 9 (4.05%) Pre Sales Consultant
10 9 (4.05%) Sales Consultant
10 9 (4.05%) Consultant
10 9 (4.05%) Middleware Developer
11 8 (3.60%) Architect
11 8 (3.60%) C++ Developer
12 7 (3.15%) C# Developer
13 6 (2.70%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (27.03%) XML
1 60 (27.03%) Spring
2 55 (24.77%) REST
3 54 (24.32%) RabbitMQ
3 54 (24.32%) JDBC
3 54 (24.32%) SOAP
3 54 (24.32%) Java RMI
3 54 (24.32%) XML-RPC
3 54 (24.32%) ActiveMQ
4 48 (21.62%) Kafka
5 27 (12.16%) .NET
6 19 (8.56%) Middleware
7 11 (4.95%) Web Services
8 9 (4.05%) JMS
9 8 (3.60%) OpenMP
10 7 (3.15%) WPF
10 7 (3.15%) HTML
10 7 (3.15%) J2EE
11 6 (2.70%) CSS
12 5 (2.25%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 54 (24.32%) Client/Server
2 46 (20.72%) Computer Science
3 29 (13.06%) Analytical Skills
4 25 (11.26%) Derivative
4 25 (11.26%) Open Source
5 19 (8.56%) Hedge funds
6 17 (7.66%) Social Media
7 16 (7.21%) CMDB
8 13 (5.86%) Mathematics
9 10 (4.50%) Data Structures
9 10 (4.50%) Algorithms
9 10 (4.50%) Fixed Income
9 10 (4.50%) Equity Derivative
9 10 (4.50%) Equity Risk
10 9 (4.05%) Blog
10 9 (4.05%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 8 (3.60%) Market Risk
12 6 (2.70%) Management Information System
13 5 (2.25%) Physics
13 5 (2.25%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 53 (23.87%) UNIX
2 47 (21.17%) Linux
3 20 (9.01%) Windows
4 2 (0.90%) Solaris
4 2 (0.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.45%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.45%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.45%) AIX
5 1 (0.45%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (38.74%) Multithreading
2 85 (38.29%) Agile Software Development
3 66 (29.73%) OO
4 53 (23.87%) Software Architecture
5 46 (20.72%) Software Delivery
6 44 (19.82%) E-Commerce
7 39 (17.57%) Functional Programming
8 31 (13.96%) Mentoring
9 29 (13.06%) Low Latency
10 23 (10.36%) TDD
11 21 (9.46%) Analytics
12 15 (6.76%) ITIL
13 14 (6.31%) Risk Management
14 10 (4.50%) Change Management
14 10 (4.50%) Continuous Integration
15 9 (4.05%) Automated Testing
15 9 (4.05%) Software Engineering
15 9 (4.05%) SOA
16 8 (3.60%) Complex Event Processing
16 8 (3.60%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 153 (68.92%) Java
2 122 (54.95%) SQL
3 84 (37.84%) C++
4 55 (24.77%) PL/SQL
5 36 (16.22%) C#
6 32 (14.41%) Python
7 31 (13.96%) Scala
8 15 (6.76%) Erlang
9 14 (6.31%) Haskell
10 11 (4.95%) Perl
11 9 (4.05%) F#
12 8 (3.60%) Fortran
12 8 (3.60%) C
13 7 (3.15%) JavaScript
14 6 (2.70%) VBA
14 6 (2.70%) MATLAB
15 4 (1.80%) Shell Script
16 3 (1.35%) Bash Shell
17 2 (0.90%) PHP
17 2 (0.90%) Lisp
Qualifications
1 42 (18.92%) Degree
2 1 (0.45%) CNA
2 1 (0.45%) Novell Certification
2 1 (0.45%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (4.50%) Solvency II
2 2 (0.90%) QA
System Software
1 15 (6.76%) Platform Symphony
2 5 (2.25%) Terminal Server
2 5 (2.25%) KVM
3 3 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.35%) Snort
4 1 (0.45%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.45%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.45%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.45%) Xen
4 1 (0.45%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.45%) Docker
4 1 (0.45%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 1 (0.45%) SCCM
1 1 (0.45%) SCOM
1 1 (0.45%) SCVMM
1 1 (0.45%) NetBackup
1 1 (0.45%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (0.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.45%) Ansible
1 1 (0.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 47 (21.17%) Oracle
2 26 (11.71%) DataSynapse
3 21 (9.46%) Sybase
4 11 (4.95%) Microsoft
5 9 (4.05%) TIBCO
6 7 (3.15%) GigaSpaces
7 5 (2.25%) Novell
8 4 (1.80%) Terracotta
8 4 (1.80%) TOWER Software
9 3 (1.35%) VMware
9 3 (1.35%) Google
9 3 (1.35%) IBM
9 3 (1.35%) SAP
10 2 (0.90%) Fidessa
10 2 (0.90%) HP
10 2 (0.90%) Reuters
10 2 (0.90%) Bloomberg
10 2 (0.90%) OpenLink
10 2 (0.90%) Patsystems
10 2 (0.90%) ION Trading
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