The first 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Grid Computing
Rank 796 674 752
Rank change year-on-year
-122 +78
Permanent jobs citing Grid Computing 111 196 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.095% 0.18% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.30% 0.55% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 103 175 144
Average salary £61,250 £77,500 £71,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.96% +8.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,400 £46,000 £37,950
10% offered a salary of more than £89,250 £100,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £49,000 £34,750
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +41.00%
Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
36856 35579 38874
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 31.53% 32.73% 32.97%
Number of salaries quoted 29210 28831 32922
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £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 29 July 2014 within the UK.

Grid Computing Salary Histogram in the UK

Grid Computing
Top 23 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 29 July 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
(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 -156 73 £71,250 -10.93% 11
London -129 56 £80,000 -3.03% 8
Scotland +15 36 £55,000 -12.00% 1
Glasgow +14 36 £55,000 -12.00% 1
City of London -42 15 £70,000 -1.75% 4
South East - 11 £40,500 - 1
Surrey - 6 £40,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 5 £47,500 - 1
Cambridgeshire -1 4 £50,000 +17.64% 2
East of England -5 4 £50,000 +17.64% 2
Chertsey - 4 £40,500 -
Cambridge -6 3 £50,000 +17.64% 2
Bletchley - 3 £47,500 -
Wales - 2 - -
Cardiff - 2 - -
Milton Keynes - 2 £47,500 - 1
South Wales - 2 - -
West Midlands -12 1 £65,000 -7.14%
South West - 1 £31,000 -
Wiltshire - 1 £31,000 -
Swindon - 1 £31,000 -
Weybridge - 1 £40,500 -
Birmingham - 1 £65,000 -

Grid Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 231 (66.57%) Java
2 181 (52.16%) Finance
3 154 (44.38%) C++
4 142 (40.92%) Computer Science
5 138 (39.77%) Degree
6 107 (30.84%) Mathematics
7 100 (28.82%) Risk Management
8 93 (26.80%) Multithreading
9 91 (26.22%) Banking
10 87 (25.07%) C#
11 80 (23.05%) Linux
12 76 (21.90%) Physics
13 74 (21.33%) Market Risk
14 65 (18.73%) Python
15 63 (18.16%) Front Office
15 63 (18.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 58 (16.71%) Investment Banking
17 57 (16.43%) UNIX
18 54 (15.56%) Investment Management
19 53 (15.27%) SQL
20 52 (14.99%) Spring
20 52 (14.99%) Big Data
21 47 (13.54%) SQL Server
22 46 (13.26%) Analytics
22 46 (13.26%) NoSQL
23 45 (12.97%) Financial Institution
24 40 (11.53%) Fixed Income
25 39 (11.24%) Middleware
25 39 (11.24%) Windows
25 39 (11.24%) Hedge funds

Grid Computing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 18 (5.19%) Oracle Coherence
2 7 (2.02%) Apache
3 6 (1.73%) IIS
4 3 (0.86%) WebLogic
4 3 (0.86%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.58%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.58%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.29%) MediaWiki
6 1 (0.29%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.29%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.29%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.29%) Oracle BPEL
Applications
1 9 (2.59%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (3.17%) SunGard APT
1 11 (3.17%) FastVal
2 1 (0.29%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.29%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.29%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.29%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.29%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 21 (6.05%) PaaS
2 18 (5.19%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.86%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.58%) SaaS
4 2 (0.58%) GitHub
5 1 (0.29%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.75%) TCP/IP
2 12 (3.46%) LDAP
3 4 (1.15%) HTTP
4 2 (0.58%) SAN
4 2 (0.58%) CTI
4 2 (0.58%) Internet
4 2 (0.58%) NAS
5 1 (0.29%) HTTPS
5 1 (0.29%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (14.99%) Big Data
2 47 (13.54%) SQL Server
3 46 (13.26%) NoSQL
4 33 (9.51%) Hadoop
5 19 (5.48%) Data Mining
6 18 (5.19%) Relational Database
7 17 (4.90%) RDBMS
7 17 (4.90%) KDB
8 10 (2.88%) Data Warehouse
9 9 (2.59%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (2.02%) Oracle Database
11 5 (1.44%) SQL Server 2012
11 5 (1.44%) Spotfire
12 4 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 4 (1.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 4 (1.15%) Apache Cassandra
13 3 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 2 (0.58%) Text Mining
14 2 (0.58%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 2 (0.58%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 16 (4.61%) JUnit
2 5 (1.44%) Subversion
2 5 (1.44%) Maven
3 4 (1.15%) CruiseControl
3 4 (1.15%) Visual Studio
3 4 (1.15%) Hudson
3 4 (1.15%) TeamCity
4 2 (0.58%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.58%) Apache Ivy
4 2 (0.58%) Eclipse
4 2 (0.58%) JIRA
5 1 (0.29%) Ant
5 1 (0.29%) IntelliJ
5 1 (0.29%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.29%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.29%) GCC
5 1 (0.29%) SCons
5 1 (0.29%) GoogleTest
5 1 (0.29%) Artifactory
5 1 (0.29%) Jenkins
General
1 181 (52.16%) Finance
2 91 (26.22%) Banking
3 63 (18.16%) Front Office
4 58 (16.71%) Investment Banking
5 45 (12.97%) Financial Institution
6 4 (1.15%) Legal
7 3 (0.86%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.58%) International Banking
9 1 (0.29%) Back Office
9 1 (0.29%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.29%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 179 (51.59%) Developer
2 114 (32.85%) Java Developer
3 38 (10.95%) Consultant
4 29 (8.36%) Senior Developer
5 27 (7.78%) C++ Developer
6 26 (7.49%) Analyst
7 23 (6.63%) Support Analyst
7 23 (6.63%) Senior Java Developer
8 21 (6.05%) Technical Consultant
9 20 (5.76%) Sales Consultant
9 20 (5.76%) Pre Sales Consultant
9 20 (5.76%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
10 18 (5.19%) Software Engineer
11 17 (4.90%) C# Developer
11 17 (4.90%) Team Leader
12 16 (4.61%) Junior
13 15 (4.32%) Software Developer
13 15 (4.32%) Junior Developer
13 15 (4.32%) Junior Java Developer
14 14 (4.03%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (14.99%) Spring
2 39 (11.24%) Middleware
3 31 (8.93%) J2EE
4 30 (8.65%) STL
4 30 (8.65%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 25 (7.20%) Hibernate
6 24 (6.92%) .NET
7 23 (6.63%) WCF
8 20 (5.76%) WPF
9 18 (5.19%) XML
10 17 (4.90%) Django
11 13 (3.75%) JMS
12 10 (2.88%) JMX
13 8 (2.31%) HTML
13 8 (2.31%) Web Services
14 6 (1.73%) Java SE
14 6 (1.73%) HTML5
14 6 (1.73%) Guice
14 6 (1.73%) MapReduce
14 6 (1.73%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 142 (40.92%) Computer Science
2 107 (30.84%) Mathematics
3 76 (21.90%) Physics
4 74 (21.33%) Market Risk
5 63 (18.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 40 (11.53%) Fixed Income
7 39 (11.24%) Hedge funds
8 36 (10.37%) Open Source
8 36 (10.37%) Derivative
9 19 (5.48%) Credit Risk
10 18 (5.19%) CMDB
11 16 (4.61%) Equities
12 13 (3.75%) Equity Derivative
13 12 (3.46%) Clustering
13 12 (3.46%) Visualisation
14 9 (2.59%) Firmware
14 9 (2.59%) Management Information System
15 8 (2.31%) Mainframe
16 7 (2.02%) Interest Rate Derivative
17 5 (1.44%) Artificial Intelligence
Operating Systems
1 80 (23.05%) Linux
2 57 (16.43%) UNIX
3 39 (11.24%) Windows
4 18 (5.19%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (4.03%) Solaris
6 13 (3.75%) AIX
7 11 (3.17%) HPUX
7 11 (3.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (1.73%) Windows 7
8 6 (1.73%) Windows XP
8 6 (1.73%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (1.73%) Windows Vista
9 2 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.29%) OS/2
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (28.82%) Risk Management
2 93 (26.80%) Multithreading
3 54 (15.56%) Investment Management
4 46 (13.26%) Analytics
5 38 (10.95%) Low Latency
6 37 (10.66%) OO
7 31 (8.93%) Agile Software Development
8 29 (8.36%) Software Engineering
9 27 (7.78%) ITIL
10 25 (7.20%) Project Management
11 24 (6.92%) Performance Tuning
11 24 (6.92%) Problem Management
12 19 (5.48%) Data Modelling
13 16 (4.61%) TDD
14 15 (4.32%) Migration
15 14 (4.03%) E-Commerce
15 14 (4.03%) Performance Analysis
16 12 (3.46%) Load Balancing
16 12 (3.46%) Stakeholder Management
16 12 (3.46%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 231 (66.57%) Java
2 154 (44.38%) C++
3 87 (25.07%) C#
4 65 (18.73%) Python
5 53 (15.27%) SQL
6 35 (10.09%) Perl
7 23 (6.63%) C
8 18 (5.19%) Scala
9 16 (4.61%) R
10 12 (3.46%) Bash Shell
11 11 (3.17%) MATLAB
12 7 (2.02%) F#
13 6 (1.73%) JavaScript
14 5 (1.44%) Shell Script
15 4 (1.15%) VBA
15 4 (1.15%) Groovy
16 3 (0.86%) PL/SQL
16 3 (0.86%) Erlang
16 3 (0.86%) Ruby
17 2 (0.58%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 138 (39.77%) Degree
2 10 (2.88%) PhD
3 8 (2.31%) Postgraduate
4 6 (1.73%) MCP
4 6 (1.73%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.59%) SLA
2 8 (2.31%) Solvency II
3 2 (0.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 19 (5.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (3.46%) Active Directory
3 9 (2.59%) vSphere
4 2 (0.58%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.58%) XenApp
4 2 (0.58%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.29%) vCloud
5 1 (0.29%) Platform Symphony
5 1 (0.29%) KVM
5 1 (0.29%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.29%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 12 (3.46%) Puppet
1 12 (3.46%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (2.88%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (0.58%) SCCM
4 1 (0.29%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.29%) Legato
4 1 (0.29%) Control-M
Vendors
1 37 (10.66%) Oracle
2 21 (6.05%) Microsoft
3 19 (5.48%) VMware
4 13 (3.75%) Sybase
5 11 (3.17%) SunGard
5 11 (3.17%) DataSynapse
5 11 (3.17%) EMC
5 11 (3.17%) Red Hat
6 10 (2.88%) HP
7 9 (2.59%) JBoss
8 7 (2.02%) TIBCO
9 5 (1.44%) Adobe
9 5 (1.44%) Tableau
10 4 (1.15%) DevExpress
10 4 (1.15%) Intel
11 3 (0.86%) IBM
11 3 (0.86%) Business Objects
11 3 (0.86%) Facebook
12 2 (0.58%) NetApp
12 2 (0.58%) Google
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Client Server
Salary: £60k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £45 - £65 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: to £50,000
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Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Data Re
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