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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Grid Computing
Rank 784 684 760
Rank change year-on-year
-100 +76
Permanent jobs citing Grid Computing 107 207 135
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.095% 0.19% 0.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.25% 0.49% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 93 186 123
Average salary £62,500 £68,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.08% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £45,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £93,750 £95,000 £100,000
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
42590 42182 45766
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.84% 39.29% 39.32%
Number of salaries quoted 33307 34242 38319
Average salary £46,488 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.02% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 1 October 2014 within the UK.

Grid Computing Salary Histogram in the UK

Grid Computing
Top 21 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 1 October 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 -124 86 £70,000 - 12
London -103 74 £70,000 - 11
City of London -24 16 £50,000 -9.09% 2
Scotland -10 15 £60,000 +9.09%
Glasgow -12 14 £60,000 +9.09%
Cambridgeshire 0 6 £50,000 +17.64%
East of England -6 6 £50,000 +17.64%
South East +8 5 £47,500 -13.63%
Cambridge -3 5 £50,000 +17.64%
Buckinghamshire - 5 £47,500 -
Wales - 4 £35,000 -
Twickenham +8 3 £55,000 -
Teddington -5 3 £55,000 -
Cardiff - 3 £35,000 -
South Wales - 3 £35,000 -
Bletchley - 3 £47,500 -
Milton Keynes - 2 £47,500 -
Swindon - 1 £31,000 -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Wiltshire - 1 £31,000 -
South West - 1 £31,000 -

Grid Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 163 (63.92%) Java
2 137 (53.73%) Finance
3 117 (45.88%) C++
4 100 (39.22%) Computer Science
5 93 (36.47%) Degree
6 88 (34.51%) Analytical Skills
7 79 (30.98%) Risk Management
8 78 (30.59%) Mathematics
8 78 (30.59%) Banking
9 70 (27.45%) Physics
10 68 (26.67%) Market Risk
11 64 (25.10%) Multithreading
12 62 (24.31%) C#
13 53 (20.78%) UNIX
13 53 (20.78%) Investment Banking
14 51 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
15 50 (19.61%) SQL
16 49 (19.22%) Linux
17 47 (18.43%) Financial Institution
18 46 (18.04%) Front Office
19 42 (16.47%) Investment Management
20 39 (15.29%) Oracle
21 38 (14.90%) SQL Server
21 38 (14.90%) Fixed Income
22 36 (14.12%) Big Data
23 34 (13.33%) .NET
23 34 (13.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
24 33 (12.94%) Python
25 29 (11.37%) DataSynapse
26 28 (10.98%) OO

Grid Computing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 25 (9.80%) Oracle Coherence
2 9 (3.53%) Apache
2 9 (3.53%) IIS
3 5 (1.96%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.78%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.39%) Apache Pig
5 1 (0.39%) GemFire
5 1 (0.39%) CMS
Applications
1 13 (5.10%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.39%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 12 (4.71%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (3.14%) PaaS
3 4 (1.57%) SaaS
4 2 (0.78%) GitHub
4 2 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.57%) HTTP
2 2 (0.78%) CTI
2 2 (0.78%) TCP/IP
2 2 (0.78%) tcpdump
3 1 (0.39%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (14.90%) SQL Server
2 36 (14.12%) Big Data
3 24 (9.41%) NoSQL
4 17 (6.67%) Hadoop
5 13 (5.10%) Data Warehouse
6 10 (3.92%) OLAP
7 9 (3.53%) Oracle Database
7 9 (3.53%) Relational Database
8 8 (3.14%) RDBMS
9 5 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (1.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 5 (1.96%) Spotfire
10 4 (1.57%) Data Mining
10 4 (1.57%) InterSystems Cache
10 4 (1.57%) Oracle OLAP
10 4 (1.57%) SQL Server 2012
11 3 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
11 3 (1.18%) KDB
11 3 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (0.78%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (1.57%) Visual Studio
1 4 (1.57%) CruiseControl
1 4 (1.57%) Subversion
1 4 (1.57%) Maven
1 4 (1.57%) Hudson
1 4 (1.57%) TeamCity
2 2 (0.78%) JIRA
3 1 (0.39%) Apache Ivy
3 1 (0.39%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.39%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.39%) Artifactory
General
1 137 (53.73%) Finance
2 78 (30.59%) Banking
3 53 (20.78%) Investment Banking
4 47 (18.43%) Financial Institution
5 46 (18.04%) Front Office
6 4 (1.57%) Legal
7 2 (0.78%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.39%) International Banking
8 1 (0.39%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 154 (60.39%) Developer
2 103 (40.39%) Java Developer
3 30 (11.76%) Senior Developer
4 28 (10.98%) Senior Java Developer
5 24 (9.41%) Consultant
6 22 (8.63%) C# Developer
7 18 (7.06%) C++ Developer
8 17 (6.67%) Junior
9 16 (6.27%) Junior Developer
10 14 (5.49%) Analyst
11 13 (5.10%) Junior Java Developer
11 13 (5.10%) Software Engineer
12 11 (4.31%) C# .NET Developer
12 11 (4.31%) Software Developer
12 11 (4.31%) Programmer
12 11 (4.31%) Support Analyst
12 11 (4.31%) .NET Developer
13 10 (3.92%) Team Leader
14 9 (3.53%) Applications Support Analyst
14 9 (3.53%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (13.33%) .NET
2 24 (9.41%) Spring
3 22 (8.63%) WCF
4 21 (8.24%) Middleware
4 21 (8.24%) XML
5 15 (5.88%) Hibernate
6 11 (4.31%) J2EE
6 11 (4.31%) WPF
7 9 (3.53%) Boost C++ Libraries
7 9 (3.53%) STL
8 6 (2.35%) JMS
8 6 (2.35%) Java SE
9 5 (1.96%) ODBC
9 5 (1.96%) HTML
10 4 (1.57%) WinForms
10 4 (1.57%) Rendezvous
10 4 (1.57%) JMX
10 4 (1.57%) Guice
11 3 (1.18%) HTML5
11 3 (1.18%) Django
Miscellaneous
1 100 (39.22%) Computer Science
2 88 (34.51%) Analytical Skills
3 78 (30.59%) Mathematics
4 70 (27.45%) Physics
5 68 (26.67%) Market Risk
6 38 (14.90%) Fixed Income
7 34 (13.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 27 (10.59%) Data Structures
9 22 (8.63%) Algorithms
9 22 (8.63%) Credit Risk
10 19 (7.45%) Open Source
11 16 (6.27%) Derivative
12 14 (5.49%) CMDB
13 13 (5.10%) Hedge funds
14 10 (3.92%) Visualisation
15 8 (3.14%) Management Information System
15 8 (3.14%) Equities
16 6 (2.35%) Exotic Derivative
17 3 (1.18%) Social Media
17 3 (1.18%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 53 (20.78%) UNIX
2 49 (19.22%) Linux
3 18 (7.06%) Windows
4 11 (4.31%) Solaris
5 9 (3.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (3.53%) AIX
5 9 (3.53%) HPUX
6 6 (2.35%) Windows 7
7 5 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (1.96%) Windows Vista
7 5 (1.96%) Windows XP
7 5 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.39%) OS/2
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (30.98%) Risk Management
2 64 (25.10%) Multithreading
3 51 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (16.47%) Investment Management
5 28 (10.98%) OO
6 23 (9.02%) Analytics
6 23 (9.02%) Low Latency
7 22 (8.63%) Software Engineering
8 17 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
9 14 (5.49%) Project Management
10 13 (5.10%) ITIL
11 10 (3.92%) UML
11 10 (3.92%) Business Intelligence
12 9 (3.53%) Performance Analysis
12 9 (3.53%) Data Modelling
13 8 (3.14%) Problem Management
14 7 (2.75%) OOP
14 7 (2.75%) Migration
15 6 (2.35%) OOA/OOD
15 6 (2.35%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 163 (63.92%) Java
2 117 (45.88%) C++
3 62 (24.31%) C#
4 50 (19.61%) SQL
5 33 (12.94%) Python
6 24 (9.41%) Perl
7 19 (7.45%) Scala
8 17 (6.67%) C
9 6 (2.35%) MATLAB
9 6 (2.35%) JavaScript
10 5 (1.96%) Erlang
10 5 (1.96%) VBA
11 4 (1.57%) Shell Script
11 4 (1.57%) Groovy
12 3 (1.18%) R
12 3 (1.18%) PowerShell
12 3 (1.18%) PHP
13 2 (0.78%) Ruby
14 1 (0.39%) F#
14 1 (0.39%) Haskell
Qualifications
1 93 (36.47%) Degree
2 5 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (1.96%) MCP
3 4 (1.57%) Postgraduate
4 1 (0.39%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.14%) SLA
2 4 (1.57%) Solvency II
System Software
1 8 (3.14%) Firmware
2 5 (1.96%) vSphere
2 5 (1.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.78%) Snort
Systems Management
1 8 (3.14%) HP Data Protector
2 2 (0.78%) Cobbler
2 2 (0.78%) Puppet
2 2 (0.78%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.39%) Control-M
Vendors
1 39 (15.29%) Oracle
2 29 (11.37%) DataSynapse
3 26 (10.20%) Microsoft
4 13 (5.10%) TIBCO
5 11 (4.31%) JBoss
6 9 (3.53%) EMC
6 9 (3.53%) Red Hat
7 8 (3.14%) HP
8 7 (2.75%) DevExpress
8 7 (2.75%) Sybase
9 5 (1.96%) Tableau
9 5 (1.96%) VMware
10 4 (1.57%) IBM
11 3 (1.18%) Business Objects
12 1 (0.39%) Wall Street Systems
12 1 (0.39%) GigaSpaces
12 1 (0.39%) Netezza
12 1 (0.39%) Intel
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Posted: 6 hours ago
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East London
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Salary: £60k to £80k + bonus + benefits
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London
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Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
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City of London
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
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London
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