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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Grid Computing
Rank 799 664 772
Rank change year-on-year
-135 +108
Permanent jobs citing Grid Computing 95 217 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.083% 0.20% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.27% 0.61% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 84 191 122
Average salary £61,250 £70,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £100,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +22.22%

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
35506 35771 39354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 30.98% 33.08% 33.27%
Number of salaries quoted 27862 28926 33187
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 £27,500 £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 27 August 2014 within the UK.

Grid Computing Salary Histogram in the UK

Grid Computing
Top 25 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 27 August 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
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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 -181 67 £70,000 -5.08% 8
London -138 52 £72,500 -3.33% 7
Scotland -1 25 £55,000 -12.00% 1
Glasgow 0 24 £55,000 -12.00%
City of London -23 12 £67,500 -3.57% 2
Cambridgeshire -4 7 £50,000 +17.64%
East of England -7 7 £50,000 +17.64%
South East -20 7 £47,500 -13.63% 1
Cambridge -3 6 £50,000 +17.64%
Buckinghamshire - 5 £47,500 -
Bletchley - 3 £47,500 -
Wales - 3 - -
Cardiff - 2 - -
Chertsey - 2 £40,500 -
Milton Keynes - 2 £47,500 -
South Wales - 2 - -
Surrey - 2 £40,500 -
West Midlands -9 1 £65,000 -7.14%
Edinburgh -11 1 - - 1
Swindon - 1 £31,000 -
Teddington - 1 £55,000 -
Twickenham - 1 £55,000 -
Wiltshire - 1 £31,000 -
Birmingham - 1 £65,000 -
South West - 1 £31,000 -

Grid Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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.

1 196 (64.05%) Java
2 159 (51.96%) Finance
3 133 (43.46%) C++
4 120 (39.22%) Degree
5 118 (38.56%) Computer Science
6 101 (33.01%) Mathematics
7 96 (31.37%) Risk Management
8 81 (26.47%) Banking
9 78 (25.49%) Physics
10 77 (25.16%) Market Risk
11 74 (24.18%) Multithreading
12 73 (23.86%) C#
13 65 (21.24%) Linux
14 55 (17.97%) UNIX
15 54 (17.65%) Front Office
15 54 (17.65%) Investment Banking
16 52 (16.99%) SQL
17 49 (16.01%) Financial Institution
17 49 (16.01%) Investment Management
17 49 (16.01%) Big Data
18 45 (14.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
19 43 (14.05%) Python
20 40 (13.07%) SQL Server
20 40 (13.07%) Spring
20 40 (13.07%) Fixed Income
21 37 (12.09%) Oracle
22 35 (11.44%) Agile Software Development
22 35 (11.44%) NoSQL
23 32 (10.46%) Windows
24 31 (10.13%) OO

Grid Computing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 21 (6.86%) Oracle Coherence
2 7 (2.29%) IIS
2 7 (2.29%) Apache
3 3 (0.98%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.65%) MS Exchange
4 2 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (0.65%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.33%) MediaWiki
5 1 (0.33%) GemFire
5 1 (0.33%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.33%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.33%) CMS
Applications
1 13 (4.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.33%) MS Project
2 1 (0.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (2.61%) SunGard APT
1 8 (2.61%) FastVal
Cloud Services
1 17 (5.56%) Cloud Computing
2 16 (5.23%) PaaS
3 3 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.98%) SaaS
4 2 (0.65%) GitHub
5 1 (0.33%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.94%) TCP/IP
2 8 (2.61%) LDAP
3 3 (0.98%) HTTP
4 2 (0.65%) SAN
4 2 (0.65%) CTI
4 2 (0.65%) Internet
4 2 (0.65%) NAS
5 1 (0.33%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (16.01%) Big Data
2 40 (13.07%) SQL Server
3 35 (11.44%) NoSQL
4 25 (8.17%) Hadoop
5 15 (4.90%) Data Warehouse
6 14 (4.58%) Data Mining
7 12 (3.92%) Relational Database
8 11 (3.59%) RDBMS
9 7 (2.29%) KDB
9 7 (2.29%) Oracle Database
10 5 (1.63%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (1.63%) SQL Server 2008
10 5 (1.63%) OLAP
10 5 (1.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (1.63%) Spotfire
10 5 (1.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (0.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 2 (0.65%) Text Mining
12 2 (0.65%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 7 (2.29%) JUnit
2 6 (1.96%) Visual Studio
3 4 (1.31%) CruiseControl
3 4 (1.31%) Subversion
3 4 (1.31%) Maven
3 4 (1.31%) Hudson
3 4 (1.31%) TeamCity
4 2 (0.65%) JIRA
5 1 (0.33%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.33%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.33%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.33%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.33%) GCC
5 1 (0.33%) SCons
5 1 (0.33%) GoogleTest
5 1 (0.33%) Artifactory
5 1 (0.33%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.33%) Apache Ivy
General
1 159 (51.96%) Finance
2 81 (26.47%) Banking
3 54 (17.65%) Investment Banking
3 54 (17.65%) Front Office
4 49 (16.01%) Financial Institution
5 4 (1.31%) Legal
6 3 (0.98%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.65%) International Banking
8 1 (0.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 167 (54.58%) Developer
2 110 (35.95%) Java Developer
3 33 (10.78%) Consultant
3 33 (10.78%) Senior Developer
4 27 (8.82%) Senior Java Developer
5 23 (7.52%) Analyst
6 22 (7.19%) C++ Developer
7 20 (6.54%) Support Analyst
8 19 (6.21%) C# Developer
8 19 (6.21%) Junior
8 19 (6.21%) Junior Developer
9 16 (5.23%) Junior Java Developer
9 16 (5.23%) Technical Consultant
10 15 (4.90%) Sales Consultant
10 15 (4.90%) Pre Sales Consultant
10 15 (4.90%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
11 14 (4.58%) Architect
12 12 (3.92%) Software Engineer
12 12 (3.92%) Software Developer
12 12 (3.92%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (13.07%) Spring
2 30 (9.80%) Middleware
3 29 (9.48%) .NET
4 24 (7.84%) XML
4 24 (7.84%) Hibernate
5 23 (7.52%) J2EE
5 23 (7.52%) WCF
6 19 (6.21%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 19 (6.21%) STL
7 12 (3.92%) JMS
7 12 (3.92%) WPF
8 10 (3.27%) JMX
9 9 (2.94%) Django
10 6 (1.96%) Web Services
10 6 (1.96%) HTML
11 5 (1.63%) ODBC
12 4 (1.31%) HTML5
12 4 (1.31%) Java SE
13 3 (0.98%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 3 (0.98%) Guice
Miscellaneous
1 118 (38.56%) Computer Science
2 101 (33.01%) Mathematics
3 78 (25.49%) Physics
4 77 (25.16%) Market Risk
5 45 (14.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 40 (13.07%) Fixed Income
7 25 (8.17%) Derivative
8 23 (7.52%) Open Source
9 22 (7.19%) Hedge funds
10 18 (5.88%) Credit Risk
10 18 (5.88%) CMDB
11 14 (4.58%) Visualisation
12 12 (3.92%) Equities
13 9 (2.94%) Firmware
13 9 (2.94%) Management Information System
14 8 (2.61%) Clustering
14 8 (2.61%) Equity Derivative
15 7 (2.29%) Mainframe
16 6 (1.96%) Exotic Derivative
17 4 (1.31%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 65 (21.24%) Linux
2 55 (17.97%) UNIX
3 32 (10.46%) Windows
4 14 (4.58%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (4.58%) Solaris
5 13 (4.25%) AIX
6 11 (3.59%) HPUX
6 11 (3.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (2.29%) Windows 7
8 6 (1.96%) Windows XP
8 6 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (1.96%) Windows Vista
9 2 (0.65%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.33%) OS/2
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (31.37%) Risk Management
2 74 (24.18%) Multithreading
3 49 (16.01%) Investment Management
4 35 (11.44%) Agile Software Development
5 31 (10.13%) OO
5 31 (10.13%) Analytics
6 29 (9.48%) Low Latency
7 23 (7.52%) ITIL
8 21 (6.86%) Project Management
8 21 (6.86%) Software Engineering
9 20 (6.54%) Problem Management
10 19 (6.21%) Performance Tuning
11 13 (4.25%) TDD
11 13 (4.25%) Migration
12 12 (3.92%) Data Modelling
13 11 (3.59%) Performance Analysis
14 10 (3.27%) Business Intelligence
14 10 (3.27%) Stakeholder Management
15 9 (2.94%) Algorithmic Trading
16 8 (2.61%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 196 (64.05%) Java
2 133 (43.46%) C++
3 73 (23.86%) C#
4 52 (16.99%) SQL
5 43 (14.05%) Python
6 28 (9.15%) Perl
7 18 (5.88%) Scala
8 17 (5.56%) C
9 8 (2.61%) Bash Shell
9 8 (2.61%) R
10 6 (1.96%) MATLAB
11 5 (1.63%) Shell Script
11 5 (1.63%) PowerShell
12 4 (1.31%) Erlang
12 4 (1.31%) Groovy
12 4 (1.31%) JavaScript
13 3 (0.98%) VBA
13 3 (0.98%) F#
14 2 (0.65%) Ruby
14 2 (0.65%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 120 (39.22%) Degree
2 8 (2.61%) Postgraduate
3 6 (1.96%) MCP
3 6 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (1.31%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.94%) SLA
2 8 (2.61%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 15 (4.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (2.94%) vSphere
3 8 (2.61%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.65%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.65%) XenApp
4 2 (0.65%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.33%) vCloud
5 1 (0.33%) Platform Symphony
5 1 (0.33%) KVM
5 1 (0.33%) Snort
Systems Management
1 10 (3.27%) HP Data Protector
2 9 (2.94%) Puppet
2 9 (2.94%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.65%) SCCM
4 1 (0.33%) Control-M
4 1 (0.33%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 37 (12.09%) Oracle
2 27 (8.82%) Microsoft
3 22 (7.19%) DataSynapse
4 15 (4.90%) VMware
5 11 (3.59%) EMC
5 11 (3.59%) Red Hat
6 10 (3.27%) TIBCO
6 10 (3.27%) HP
7 9 (2.94%) JBoss
8 8 (2.61%) Sybase
8 8 (2.61%) SunGard
9 6 (1.96%) DevExpress
10 5 (1.63%) Tableau
11 4 (1.31%) IBM
11 4 (1.31%) Intel
12 3 (0.98%) Business Objects
13 2 (0.65%) NetApp
14 1 (0.33%) Google
14 1 (0.33%) Netezza
14 1 (0.33%) GigaSpaces
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