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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Grid Computing
Rank 872 837 817
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -20
Permanent jobs citing Grid Computing 58 118 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.058% 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.14% 0.28% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 41 95 96
Average salary £62,500 £60,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,350 £47,500 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £95,000 £109,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £51,250 £61,250
% change year-on-year
-2.43% -16.32%

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
42638 42282 43116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 42.53% 40.28% 40.85%
Number of salaries quoted 34145 34218 33541
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £79,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 13 February 2016 within the UK.

Grid Computing Salary Histogram in the UK

Grid Computing
Top 13 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 13 February 2016. 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 -38 47 £63,750 +6.25% 6
London -29 43 £67,500 +8.00% 3
Scotland 0 8 - -
City of London +48 7 £50,000 - 1
Edinburgh - 4 - -
Wales - 3 £50,000 -
Yorkshire - 3 £58,750 - 1
York - 3 £58,750 - 1
North Yorkshire - 3 £58,750 - 1
Cardiff - 3 £50,000 -
South Wales - 3 £50,000 -
West Midlands -24 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 - -

Grid Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

1 102 (63.75%) Java
2 94 (58.75%) Finance
3 74 (46.25%) SQL
4 72 (45.00%) Banking
5 67 (41.88%) Degree
6 57 (35.63%) C++
7 54 (33.75%) Multithreading
8 53 (33.13%) Linux
9 49 (30.63%) Agile Software Development
10 44 (27.50%) Unix
11 43 (26.88%) Python
12 42 (26.25%) Oracle
13 41 (25.63%) Big Data
14 40 (25.00%) Risk Management
15 39 (24.38%) NoSQL
16 36 (22.50%) Investment Banking
16 36 (22.50%) Software Engineering
17 35 (21.88%) MySQL
18 34 (21.25%) Windows
18 34 (21.25%) OO
18 34 (21.25%) TCP/IP
18 34 (21.25%) Spring
18 34 (21.25%) High Availability
19 32 (20.00%) Sybase
20 30 (18.75%) IBM
21 28 (17.50%) Front Office
21 28 (17.50%) Computer Science
21 28 (17.50%) Mentoring
22 27 (16.88%) WAN
22 27 (16.88%) XML

Grid Computing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 24 (15.00%) Elasticsearch
2 12 (7.50%) Oracle Coherence
3 6 (3.75%) Apache
4 5 (3.13%) Apache Spark
5 4 (2.50%) WebSphere
6 3 (1.88%) Apache Solr
6 3 (1.88%) Drupal
6 3 (1.88%) JBoss
6 3 (1.88%) Node.js
6 3 (1.88%) OpenStack
6 3 (1.88%) Oracle Workflow
7 2 (1.25%) Facebook Platform
8 1 (0.63%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.63%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (1.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.63%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 11 (6.88%) ION MarketView
1 11 (6.88%) Markit EDM
1 11 (6.88%) MultiFonds
1 11 (6.88%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.88%) GitHub
3 1 (0.63%) OpenShift
3 1 (0.63%) PaaS
3 1 (0.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (21.25%) TCP/IP
2 27 (16.88%) WAN
3 22 (13.75%) LAN
3 22 (13.75%) Multicast
3 22 (13.75%) SAN
4 10 (6.25%) HTTP
4 10 (6.25%) tcpdump
5 4 (2.50%) DHCP
5 4 (2.50%) DNS
5 4 (2.50%) InfiniBand
5 4 (2.50%) LDAP
6 3 (1.88%) Ethernet
6 3 (1.88%) SNMP
7 2 (1.25%) RFID
8 1 (0.63%) Firewall
8 1 (0.63%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (0.63%) NAS
8 1 (0.63%) PCoIP
8 1 (0.63%) VLAN
8 1 (0.63%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (25.63%) Big Data
2 39 (24.38%) NoSQL
3 35 (21.88%) MySQL
4 26 (16.25%) Relational Database
5 25 (15.63%) RDBMS
6 20 (12.50%) Hadoop
7 14 (8.75%) SQL Server
8 8 (5.00%) MongoDB
9 7 (4.38%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (3.13%) PostgreSQL
11 3 (1.88%) Data Mart
11 3 (1.88%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (1.25%) DB2
13 1 (0.63%) Apache Hive
13 1 (0.63%) Infinispan
13 1 (0.63%) Riak
13 1 (0.63%) Sqoop
13 1 (0.63%) Voldemort
Development Applications
1 8 (5.00%) JIRA
2 7 (4.38%) Jenkins
3 5 (3.13%) Maven
4 4 (2.50%) Eclipse
5 3 (1.88%) Git (software)
5 3 (1.88%) Hudson
5 3 (1.88%) JUnit
5 3 (1.88%) Trac
6 2 (1.25%) Cucumber
6 2 (1.25%) Grunt
6 2 (1.25%) Jasmine
6 2 (1.25%) Karma Test Runner
6 2 (1.25%) Mockito
6 2 (1.25%) Selenium
6 2 (1.25%) SonarQube
6 2 (1.25%) WATIR
7 1 (0.63%) GCC
7 1 (0.63%) Mercurial
General
1 94 (58.75%) Finance
2 72 (45.00%) Banking
3 36 (22.50%) Investment Banking
4 28 (17.50%) Front Office
5 26 (16.25%) Private Banking
6 22 (13.75%) Financial Institution
7 21 (13.13%) Retail
8 15 (9.38%) Online Betting
8 15 (9.38%) Telecoms
9 6 (3.75%) Publishing
10 1 (0.63%) Law
Job Titles
1 71 (44.38%) Developer
2 47 (29.38%) Java Developer
3 21 (13.13%) Core Java Developer
4 19 (11.88%) Software Engineer
5 18 (11.25%) C++ Developer
5 18 (11.25%) Senior Developer
6 16 (10.00%) Senior Java Developer
7 10 (6.25%) Infrastructure Manager
7 10 (6.25%) ITIL Manager
7 10 (6.25%) Java Engineer
7 10 (6.25%) Java Software Engineer
7 10 (6.25%) Performance Manager
7 10 (6.25%) Programmer
8 9 (5.63%) C# Developer
9 8 (5.00%) Architect
9 8 (5.00%) Cybersecurity Engineer
9 8 (5.00%) Grid Engineer
9 8 (5.00%) Security Engineer
10 7 (4.38%) Python Programmer
10 7 (4.38%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (21.25%) Spring
2 27 (16.88%) XML
3 25 (15.63%) REST
3 25 (15.63%) SOAP
4 23 (14.38%) JDBC
5 22 (13.75%) ActiveMQ
5 22 (13.75%) Java RMI
5 22 (13.75%) Kafka
5 22 (13.75%) RabbitMQ
5 22 (13.75%) XML-RPC
6 12 (7.50%) FIX Protocol
7 11 (6.88%) STL
8 10 (6.25%) Middleware
9 9 (5.63%) Boost C++ Libraries
10 7 (4.38%) Hibernate
10 7 (4.38%) Web Services
11 6 (3.75%) .NET
11 6 (3.75%) HTML
11 6 (3.75%) JMS
11 6 (3.75%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 28 (17.50%) Computer Science
2 24 (15.00%) Algorithms
3 23 (14.38%) Data Centre
4 22 (13.75%) Client/Server
5 21 (13.13%) Hedge funds
6 17 (10.63%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (9.38%) Data Structures
8 13 (8.13%) Derivative
9 12 (7.50%) Credit Risk
9 12 (7.50%) Market Risk
10 9 (5.63%) Fixed Income
11 8 (5.00%) Management Information System
11 8 (5.00%) Mathematics
12 7 (4.38%) Fintech
12 7 (4.38%) Social Media
12 7 (4.38%) User Experience
13 6 (3.75%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 5 (3.13%) Economics
15 4 (2.50%) Private Cloud
16 3 (1.88%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 53 (33.13%) Linux
2 44 (27.50%) Unix
3 34 (21.25%) Windows
4 25 (15.63%) Windows Server
5 4 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.88%) CentOS
7 1 (0.63%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (33.75%) Multithreading
2 49 (30.63%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 36 (22.50%) Software Engineering
5 34 (21.25%) High Availability
5 34 (21.25%) OO
6 28 (17.50%) Mentoring
7 25 (15.63%) Electronic Trading
8 23 (14.38%) Analytics
9 22 (13.75%) People Management
10 21 (13.13%) Functional Programming
10 21 (13.13%) Low Latency
11 17 (10.63%) E-Commerce
12 15 (9.38%) SDLC
12 15 (9.38%) Software Architecture
12 15 (9.38%) Software Delivery
13 14 (8.75%) ITIL
13 14 (8.75%) Machine Learning
13 14 (8.75%) Open Source
13 14 (8.75%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 102 (63.75%) Java
2 74 (46.25%) SQL
3 57 (35.63%) C++
4 43 (26.88%) Python
5 26 (16.25%) C#
6 22 (13.75%) PL/SQL
7 19 (11.88%) C
8 17 (10.63%) Bash Shell
8 17 (10.63%) Perl
9 12 (7.50%) Shell Script
10 10 (6.25%) Erlang
10 10 (6.25%) Haskell
10 10 (6.25%) Lisp
11 7 (4.38%) JavaScript
11 7 (4.38%) Scala
12 5 (3.13%) VB
13 3 (1.88%) PowerShell
13 3 (1.88%) Ruby
14 2 (1.25%) R
15 1 (0.63%) Go
Qualifications
1 67 (41.88%) Degree
2 3 (1.88%) MCSE
2 3 (1.88%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (1.88%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.50%) QA
2 3 (1.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.63%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.63%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (6.25%) Snort
2 6 (3.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.50%) Active Directory
3 4 (2.50%) HDFS
3 4 (2.50%) Hyper-V
3 4 (2.50%) Platform Symphony
4 3 (1.88%) GPFS
5 2 (1.25%) Docker
5 2 (1.25%) KVM
5 2 (1.25%) XenServer
6 1 (0.63%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 6 (3.75%) Puppet
2 5 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.88%) Nagios
3 3 (1.88%) Tivoli
3 3 (1.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (1.25%) Ansible
5 1 (0.63%) Linux-HA
Vendors
1 42 (26.25%) Oracle
2 32 (20.00%) Sybase
3 30 (18.75%) IBM
4 23 (14.38%) HP
5 22 (13.75%) Bloomberg
5 22 (13.75%) Fidessa
5 22 (13.75%) Reuters
6 14 (8.75%) DataSynapse
7 11 (6.88%) Calypso
7 11 (6.88%) Charles River
7 11 (6.88%) ION Trading
7 11 (6.88%) Linedata
7 11 (6.88%) Patsystems
8 6 (3.75%) VMware
9 5 (3.13%) Solace
9 5 (3.13%) TIBCO
10 4 (2.50%) Dell
10 4 (2.50%) Microsoft
11 3 (1.88%) Cisco
11 3 (1.88%) Intel
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 10%
Posted: 21 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £100k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 21 hours ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Manor F1 Team
Salary: Unspecified - Salary depends on skills and experience
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Oxfordshire
Science and Technology Facilities Council
Salary: £28,384 - £34,002
Posted: 5 days ago
York
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000
Posted: 11 days ago