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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Grid Computing
Rank 750 781 769
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -12
Permanent jobs citing Grid Computing 128 112 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.32% 0.28% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 99 77 94
Average salary £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £105,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £51,250 £61,250 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-16.32% +91.40%

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
39946 40425 41926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.73% 39.40% 38.32%
Number of salaries quoted 32278 31516 34930
Average salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 January 2015 within the UK.

Grid Computing Salary Histogram in the UK

Grid Computing
Top 16 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 30 January 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 +14 115 £60,000 -14.28% 5
London +17 105 £60,000 -14.28% 4
City of London 0 27 £50,000 -20.00% 2
Glasgow +2 5 £62,500 -
Scotland -7 5 £62,500 -
South East -28 3 £40,000 - 1
West Midlands - 3 - -
Staffordshire - 3 - -
Oxford - 2 £40,000 - 1
Oxfordshire - 2 £40,000 - 1
Canary Wharf +24 1 £105,000 -4.54%
Surrey -10 1 £42,500 -
Cardiff - 1 £35,000 -
Chertsey - 1 £42,500 -
South Wales - 1 £35,000 -
Wales - 1 £35,000 -

Grid Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 167 (71.06%) Java
2 141 (60.00%) Finance
3 104 (44.26%) C++
4 100 (42.55%) Banking
5 99 (42.13%) SQL
6 86 (36.60%) Multithreading
7 64 (27.23%) Computer Science
7 64 (27.23%) UNIX
8 61 (25.96%) Agile Software Development
9 56 (23.83%) Oracle
10 55 (23.40%) Degree
11 54 (22.98%) Linux
11 54 (22.98%) Front Office
12 53 (22.55%) Big Data
13 48 (20.43%) OO
14 42 (17.87%) Analytical Skills
15 41 (17.45%) NoSQL
15 41 (17.45%) C#
16 40 (17.02%) Spring
17 39 (16.60%) XML
17 39 (16.60%) Scala
18 37 (15.74%) Investment Banking
18 37 (15.74%) DataSynapse
19 34 (14.47%) Python
20 33 (14.04%) Low Latency
21 31 (13.19%) Risk Management
22 29 (12.34%) Oracle Coherence
22 29 (12.34%) SQL Server
23 28 (11.91%) E-Commerce
23 28 (11.91%) Functional Programming

Grid Computing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 29 (12.34%) Oracle Coherence
2 26 (11.06%) Elasticsearch
3 9 (3.83%) Tomcat
4 7 (2.98%) Apache
5 6 (2.55%) GemFire
6 4 (1.70%) IIS
6 4 (1.70%) JBoss
7 1 (0.43%) CMS
7 1 (0.43%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.43%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.43%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 10 (4.26%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.85%) Mathematica
3 1 (0.43%) MS Project
3 1 (0.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (2.98%) Oracle General Ledger
1 7 (2.98%) ION MarketView
2 3 (1.28%) MoSes
2 3 (1.28%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.40%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (1.70%) SaaS
3 3 (1.28%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.43%) IaaS
4 1 (0.43%) GitHub
4 1 (0.43%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (5.96%) TCP/IP
2 8 (3.40%) SAN
3 7 (2.98%) LAN
3 7 (2.98%) WAN
3 7 (2.98%) Multicast
4 3 (1.28%) HTTP
4 3 (1.28%) tcpdump
5 2 (0.85%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 53 (22.55%) Big Data
2 41 (17.45%) NoSQL
3 29 (12.34%) SQL Server
4 14 (5.96%) Hadoop
4 14 (5.96%) Relational Database
5 12 (5.11%) RDBMS
6 9 (3.83%) MySQL
6 9 (3.83%) OLAP
7 7 (2.98%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (2.98%) Apache Cassandra
8 6 (2.55%) SQL Server 2008
9 5 (2.13%) OLAP Cube
10 4 (1.70%) Oracle Database
10 4 (1.70%) InterSystems Cache
10 4 (1.70%) Oracle OLAP
11 3 (1.28%) Redis
12 2 (0.85%) CouchDB
12 2 (0.85%) Couchbase
13 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (0.85%) Mercurial
1 2 (0.85%) Trac
1 2 (0.85%) Visual Studio
1 2 (0.85%) LabVIEW
1 2 (0.85%) Bugzilla
1 2 (0.85%) Subversion
1 2 (0.85%) Maven
1 2 (0.85%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.43%) JUnit
2 1 (0.43%) Hudson
General
1 141 (60.00%) Finance
2 100 (42.55%) Banking
3 54 (22.98%) Front Office
4 37 (15.74%) Investment Banking
5 25 (10.64%) Telecoms
6 24 (10.21%) Retail
7 22 (9.36%) Financial Institution
7 22 (9.36%) Online Betting
8 7 (2.98%) Private Banking
9 5 (2.13%) Marketing
10 3 (1.28%) Games
11 2 (0.85%) Law
12 1 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.43%) Back Office
12 1 (0.43%) Legal
Job Titles
1 147 (62.55%) Developer
2 96 (40.85%) Java Developer
3 31 (13.19%) Senior Developer
3 31 (13.19%) Senior Java Developer
4 26 (11.06%) Analyst
5 23 (9.79%) Support Analyst
5 23 (9.79%) Applications Support
6 21 (8.94%) Applications Support Analyst
7 19 (8.09%) Programmer
8 17 (7.23%) C++ Developer
9 13 (5.53%) C# Developer
10 10 (4.26%) Software Engineer
10 10 (4.26%) Senior Programmer
10 10 (4.26%) Python Programmer
10 10 (4.26%) Senior Python Programmer
11 8 (3.40%) Middleware Developer
11 8 (3.40%) Junior
11 8 (3.40%) C++/Java Developer
12 7 (2.98%) Junior Developer
13 6 (2.55%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (17.02%) Spring
2 39 (16.60%) XML
3 27 (11.49%) RabbitMQ
3 27 (11.49%) REST
3 27 (11.49%) Java RMI
3 27 (11.49%) JDBC
3 27 (11.49%) SOAP
3 27 (11.49%) XML-RPC
3 27 (11.49%) ActiveMQ
4 26 (11.06%) .NET
4 26 (11.06%) Kafka
5 18 (7.66%) Middleware
6 13 (5.53%) WCF
7 10 (4.26%) J2EE
8 8 (3.40%) WPF
9 7 (2.98%) FIX Protocol
10 6 (2.55%) J2SE
11 5 (2.13%) WinForms
11 5 (2.13%) HTML
11 5 (2.13%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 64 (27.23%) Computer Science
2 42 (17.87%) Analytical Skills
3 27 (11.49%) Client/Server
4 25 (10.64%) Hedge funds
5 24 (10.21%) Fixed Income
5 24 (10.21%) Open Source
6 22 (9.36%) Data Structures
7 20 (8.51%) Mathematics
8 19 (8.09%) Market Risk
9 18 (7.66%) Physics
10 17 (7.23%) CMDB
10 17 (7.23%) Derivative
11 16 (6.81%) Social Media
12 15 (6.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 13 (5.53%) Algorithms
14 12 (5.11%) Credit Risk
15 8 (3.40%) Equity Derivative
16 5 (2.13%) Equity Risk
17 4 (1.70%) Visualisation
17 4 (1.70%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 64 (27.23%) UNIX
2 54 (22.98%) Linux
3 21 (8.94%) Windows
4 2 (0.85%) Windows 7
4 2 (0.85%) Solaris
5 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.43%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.43%) AIX
5 1 (0.43%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (36.60%) Multithreading
2 61 (25.96%) Agile Software Development
3 48 (20.43%) OO
4 33 (14.04%) Low Latency
5 31 (13.19%) Risk Management
6 28 (11.91%) E-Commerce
6 28 (11.91%) Functional Programming
7 27 (11.49%) Software Architecture
8 26 (11.06%) Analytics
8 26 (11.06%) Mentoring
9 23 (9.79%) Software Engineering
10 11 (4.68%) Performance Tuning
11 10 (4.26%) ITIL
12 9 (3.83%) TDD
12 9 (3.83%) OOD
12 9 (3.83%) ITIL V2
13 8 (3.40%) People Management
13 8 (3.40%) Electronic Trading
13 8 (3.40%) Investment Management
14 7 (2.98%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 167 (71.06%) Java
2 104 (44.26%) C++
3 99 (42.13%) SQL
4 41 (17.45%) C#
5 39 (16.60%) Scala
6 34 (14.47%) Python
7 27 (11.49%) PL/SQL
8 18 (7.66%) Perl
9 13 (5.53%) Erlang
10 12 (5.11%) MATLAB
11 11 (4.68%) JavaScript
11 11 (4.68%) C
12 9 (3.83%) Haskell
12 9 (3.83%) VBA
13 8 (3.40%) F#
14 6 (2.55%) Bash Shell
14 6 (2.55%) Shell Script
15 4 (1.70%) PHP
15 4 (1.70%) PowerShell
16 3 (1.28%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 55 (23.40%) Degree
2 2 (0.85%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.68%) Solvency II
2 2 (0.85%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (2.98%) Platform Symphony
2 3 (1.28%) Snort
2 3 (1.28%) Docker
3 2 (0.85%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.43%) Xen
4 1 (0.43%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.43%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.43%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.43%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 3 (1.28%) Ansible
2 2 (0.85%) Puppet
2 2 (0.85%) Cobbler
2 2 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.43%) SCCM
3 1 (0.43%) SCOM
3 1 (0.43%) SCVMM
3 1 (0.43%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 56 (23.83%) Oracle
2 37 (15.74%) DataSynapse
3 19 (8.09%) Microsoft
4 17 (7.23%) Sybase
5 12 (5.11%) TIBCO
6 11 (4.68%) IBM
7 7 (2.98%) DevExpress
7 7 (2.98%) ION Trading
7 7 (2.98%) Patsystems
7 7 (2.98%) Reuters
7 7 (2.98%) Bloomberg
7 7 (2.98%) Fidessa
7 7 (2.98%) HP
8 6 (2.55%) Terracotta
9 3 (1.28%) GigaSpaces
9 3 (1.28%) TOWER Software
10 2 (0.85%) VMware
10 2 (0.85%) Intel
11 1 (0.43%) Netezza
11 1 (0.43%) BEA
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Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: competitive
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