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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Grid Computing
Rank 796 795 698
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -97
Permanent jobs citing Grid Computing 106 143 186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.096% 0.12% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.24% 0.31% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 87 129 173
Average salary £70,000 £65,000 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £40,500 £42,600
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £95,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £61,250 £55,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+11.36% +30.95%

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
44274 46831 43551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.00% 39.66% 40.11%
Number of salaries quoted 35175 37160 35447
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 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +25 100 £70,000 -12.50% 6
London +27 93 £72,500 -9.37% 5
City of London +19 9 £65,000 -3.70% 2
South East +11 7 £60,000 +48.14%
Hampshire - 7 £60,000 -
Aldershot - 7 £60,000 -
Scotland -36 3 - - 1
South Wales - 3 - -
Wales - 3 - -
Cardiff - 3 - -
Edinburgh - 3 - - 1
Hayes - 2 £62,500 -
Docklands, London - 2 £55,000 -
West Midlands -10 1 £62,500 -3.84%
Staffordshire - 1 £62,500 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 £62,500 -

Grid Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 159 (70.35%) Java
2 132 (58.41%) SQL
3 122 (53.98%) Finance
4 95 (42.04%) Agile Software Development
5 91 (40.27%) Banking
6 85 (37.61%) Multithreading
7 83 (36.73%) Big Data
8 76 (33.63%) C++
9 74 (32.74%) OO
10 71 (31.42%) Spring
11 68 (30.09%) NoSQL
12 63 (27.88%) XML
13 59 (26.11%) UNIX
13 59 (26.11%) PL/SQL
13 59 (26.11%) REST
14 58 (25.66%) RabbitMQ
14 58 (25.66%) Software Architecture
14 58 (25.66%) Elasticsearch
14 58 (25.66%) JDBC
14 58 (25.66%) SOAP
14 58 (25.66%) Client/Server
14 58 (25.66%) Java RMI
14 58 (25.66%) ActiveMQ
14 58 (25.66%) XML-RPC
15 55 (24.34%) Oracle
15 55 (24.34%) Kafka
16 46 (20.35%) Software Delivery
17 43 (19.03%) E-Commerce
18 42 (18.58%) Degree
18 42 (18.58%) Computer Science

Grid Computing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 58 (25.66%) Elasticsearch
2 16 (7.08%) Oracle Coherence
3 6 (2.65%) Tomcat
3 6 (2.65%) Apache Spark
4 4 (1.77%) Oracle Service Bus
5 3 (1.33%) GemFire
6 2 (0.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.44%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.44%) Apache
Applications
1 10 (4.42%) MS Office
2 6 (2.65%) MS Excel
3 5 (2.21%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.77%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (3.10%) Oracle General Ledger
1 7 (3.10%) ION MarketView
2 1 (0.44%) MoSes
2 1 (0.44%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.21%) SaaS
2 3 (1.33%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.44%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.44%) PaaS
3 1 (0.44%) GitHub
3 1 (0.44%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.31%) TCP/IP
1 12 (5.31%) LAN
1 12 (5.31%) WAN
2 8 (3.54%) SAN
3 7 (3.10%) Multicast
4 4 (1.77%) HTTP
4 4 (1.77%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (1.77%) tcpdump
5 1 (0.44%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (36.73%) Big Data
2 68 (30.09%) NoSQL
3 38 (16.81%) Hadoop
4 16 (7.08%) RDBMS
4 16 (7.08%) Relational Database
5 12 (5.31%) MySQL
6 11 (4.87%) SQL Server
7 6 (2.65%) Apache Cassandra
8 4 (1.77%) Hazelcast
9 3 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.88%) DB2
10 2 (0.88%) CouchDB
10 2 (0.88%) Couchbase
10 2 (0.88%) Redis
11 1 (0.44%) Riak
11 1 (0.44%) Voldemort
11 1 (0.44%) HBase
11 1 (0.44%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.44%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (2.65%) Visual Studio
2 5 (2.21%) Maven
3 4 (1.77%) RequisitePro
3 4 (1.77%) SonarQube
4 1 (0.44%) Eclipse
4 1 (0.44%) TestComplete
4 1 (0.44%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.44%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.44%) MSBuild
General
1 122 (53.98%) Finance
2 91 (40.27%) Banking
3 38 (16.81%) Front Office
4 35 (15.49%) Retail
4 35 (15.49%) Telecoms
5 34 (15.04%) Online Betting
6 28 (12.39%) Investment Banking
7 10 (4.42%) Financial Institution
8 8 (3.54%) Marketing
9 7 (3.10%) Private Banking
10 5 (2.21%) Manufacturing
11 4 (1.77%) Games
12 1 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.44%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 126 (55.75%) Developer
2 91 (40.27%) Java Developer
3 49 (21.68%) Senior Developer
4 48 (21.24%) Senior Java Developer
5 27 (11.95%) Analyst
6 22 (9.73%) Applications Support
7 20 (8.85%) Support Analyst
7 20 (8.85%) Applications Support Analyst
8 18 (7.96%) Programmer
8 18 (7.96%) Core Java Developer
9 15 (6.64%) Senior Programmer
9 15 (6.64%) Python Programmer
9 15 (6.64%) Senior Python Programmer
10 10 (4.42%) Architect
11 9 (3.98%) Technical Architect
12 8 (3.54%) C# Developer
13 7 (3.10%) Software Engineer
14 6 (2.65%) Consultant
14 6 (2.65%) Sales Consultant
14 6 (2.65%) Pre Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (31.42%) Spring
2 63 (27.88%) XML
3 59 (26.11%) REST
4 58 (25.66%) RabbitMQ
4 58 (25.66%) JDBC
4 58 (25.66%) SOAP
4 58 (25.66%) Java RMI
4 58 (25.66%) XML-RPC
4 58 (25.66%) ActiveMQ
5 55 (24.34%) Kafka
6 25 (11.06%) .NET
7 18 (7.96%) Web Services
8 11 (4.87%) JMS
9 10 (4.42%) Middleware
10 8 (3.54%) OpenMP
11 7 (3.10%) J2EE
11 7 (3.10%) HTML
11 7 (3.10%) FIX Protocol
11 7 (3.10%) WPF
12 5 (2.21%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 58 (25.66%) Client/Server
2 42 (18.58%) Computer Science
3 30 (13.27%) Analytical Skills
4 24 (10.62%) Derivative
5 22 (9.73%) Hedge funds
6 16 (7.08%) CMDB
7 15 (6.64%) Social Media
8 14 (6.19%) Blog
9 12 (5.31%) Fixed Income
9 12 (5.31%) Data Structures
9 12 (5.31%) Market Risk
9 12 (5.31%) Mathematics
9 12 (5.31%) Data Centre
10 11 (4.87%) Algorithms
10 11 (4.87%) Equity Derivative
11 10 (4.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 9 (3.98%) Equities
13 8 (3.54%) Equity Risk
14 5 (2.21%) Management Information System
15 4 (1.77%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 59 (26.11%) UNIX
2 41 (18.14%) Linux
3 23 (10.18%) Windows
4 2 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (0.88%) Solaris
5 1 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.44%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.44%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.44%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.44%) AIX
5 1 (0.44%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (42.04%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (37.61%) Multithreading
3 74 (32.74%) OO
4 58 (25.66%) Software Architecture
5 46 (20.35%) Software Delivery
6 43 (19.03%) E-Commerce
7 42 (18.58%) Mentoring
8 32 (14.16%) Functional Programming
8 32 (14.16%) Low Latency
9 26 (11.50%) TDD
10 21 (9.29%) Open Source
11 18 (7.96%) Analytics
11 18 (7.96%) Continuous Integration
12 17 (7.52%) Risk Management
13 15 (6.64%) ITIL
14 13 (5.75%) SOA
15 12 (5.31%) UML
15 12 (5.31%) Software Engineering
15 12 (5.31%) Enterprise Architecture
16 11 (4.87%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 159 (70.35%) Java
2 132 (58.41%) SQL
3 76 (33.63%) C++
4 59 (26.11%) PL/SQL
5 39 (17.26%) C#
6 36 (15.93%) Python
7 21 (9.29%) Scala
8 16 (7.08%) Perl
9 11 (4.87%) Erlang
10 10 (4.42%) Haskell
11 9 (3.98%) JavaScript
12 8 (3.54%) Fortran
13 6 (2.65%) MATLAB
13 6 (2.65%) VBA
13 6 (2.65%) C
13 6 (2.65%) PowerShell
14 4 (1.77%) F#
14 4 (1.77%) Shell Script
15 3 (1.33%) Lisp
15 3 (1.33%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 42 (18.58%) Degree
2 1 (0.44%) PhD
2 1 (0.44%) CNA
2 1 (0.44%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.10%) Solvency II
2 4 (1.77%) QA
System Software
1 15 (6.64%) Platform Symphony
2 5 (2.21%) Terminal Server
2 5 (2.21%) KVM
3 4 (1.77%) Snort
4 3 (1.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (0.44%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.44%) GridGain
5 1 (0.44%) Xen
5 1 (0.44%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.44%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.44%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.44%) Docker
5 1 (0.44%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (0.44%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (0.44%) NetBackup
1 1 (0.44%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (0.44%) SCCM
1 1 (0.44%) SCOM
1 1 (0.44%) SCVMM
1 1 (0.44%) Puppet
1 1 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.44%) Ansible
Vendors
1 55 (24.34%) Oracle
2 24 (10.62%) Sybase
3 22 (9.73%) DataSynapse
4 12 (5.31%) GigaSpaces
5 8 (3.54%) IBM
6 7 (3.10%) Microsoft
6 7 (3.10%) Fidessa
6 7 (3.10%) HP
6 7 (3.10%) Reuters
6 7 (3.10%) Bloomberg
6 7 (3.10%) ION Trading
6 7 (3.10%) Patsystems
7 6 (2.65%) TIBCO
8 5 (2.21%) SAP
8 5 (2.21%) Novell
9 4 (1.77%) Perforce
9 4 (1.77%) Google
10 3 (1.33%) Terracotta
10 3 (1.33%) VMware
11 2 (0.88%) OpenLink
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