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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Grid Computing
Rank 787 721 722
Rank change year-on-year
-66 +1
Permanent jobs citing Grid Computing 113 225 173
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.19% 0.16%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.26% 0.47% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 88 187 152
Average salary £65,000 £80,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,000 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £120,500 £99,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £51,250 £35,657
% change year-on-year
-19.51% +43.73%

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
42756 48248 42841
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 38.42% 39.85% 38.58%
Number of salaries quoted 33813 38032 34653
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 £28,500 £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 21 April 2015 within the UK.

Grid Computing Salary Histogram in the UK

Grid Computing
Top 17 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 21 April 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 -37 109 £65,000 -18.75% 6
London -33 96 £66,250 -17.18% 5
City of London +6 25 £50,000 -16.66% 1
South East +2 7 £40,000 -9.09%
Oxfordshire +17 4 £40,000 -20.00%
Oxford +10 4 £40,000 -20.00%
Hampshire - 2 - -
Aldershot - 2 - -
Cardiff - 2 - -
South Wales - 2 - -
Hayes - 2 £57,500 -
Wales - 2 - -
Surrey +14 1 £42,500 -
Canary Wharf +5 1 £105,000 +31.25%
South West - 1 - - 1
Chertsey - 1 £42,500 -
Bristol - 1 - -

Grid Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 April 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.

1 170 (73.28%) Java
2 143 (61.64%) Finance
3 128 (55.17%) SQL
4 108 (46.55%) Banking
5 94 (40.52%) C++
6 89 (38.36%) Multithreading
7 78 (33.62%) Agile Software Development
7 78 (33.62%) Big Data
8 66 (28.45%) OO
9 65 (28.02%) NoSQL
10 64 (27.59%) UNIX
11 63 (27.16%) Spring
12 58 (25.00%) XML
13 54 (23.28%) Oracle
14 52 (22.41%) PL/SQL
14 52 (22.41%) REST
15 51 (21.98%) RabbitMQ
15 51 (21.98%) Software Architecture
15 51 (21.98%) Elasticsearch
15 51 (21.98%) JDBC
15 51 (21.98%) SOAP
15 51 (21.98%) Client/Server
15 51 (21.98%) Java RMI
15 51 (21.98%) XML-RPC
15 51 (21.98%) ActiveMQ
16 47 (20.26%) Kafka
17 46 (19.83%) Software Delivery
17 46 (19.83%) Degree
17 46 (19.83%) E-Commerce
17 46 (19.83%) Linux

Grid Computing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 51 (21.98%) Elasticsearch
2 17 (7.33%) Oracle Coherence
3 6 (2.59%) Tomcat
3 6 (2.59%) Apache Spark
4 5 (2.16%) GemFire
5 3 (1.29%) Apache
6 2 (0.86%) Oracle Service Bus
7 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.43%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (1.72%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (3.45%) Oracle General Ledger
1 8 (3.45%) ION MarketView
2 4 (1.72%) MoSes
2 4 (1.72%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.72%) SaaS
3 3 (1.29%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.43%) PaaS
4 1 (0.43%) GitHub
4 1 (0.43%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (6.90%) TCP/IP
2 11 (4.74%) LAN
2 11 (4.74%) WAN
3 9 (3.88%) SAN
4 8 (3.45%) Multicast
5 3 (1.29%) HTTP
5 3 (1.29%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (1.29%) tcpdump
6 1 (0.43%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 78 (33.62%) Big Data
2 65 (28.02%) NoSQL
3 31 (13.36%) Hadoop
4 20 (8.62%) Relational Database
5 19 (8.19%) RDBMS
6 17 (7.33%) SQL Server
7 11 (4.74%) MySQL
8 8 (3.45%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (2.16%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
10 4 (1.72%) Hazelcast
11 3 (1.29%) Redis
12 2 (0.86%) Couchbase
12 2 (0.86%) CouchDB
12 2 (0.86%) DB2
13 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database 10g
13 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2005
13 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 1 (0.43%) QlikView
13 1 (0.43%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (1.29%) Maven
2 1 (0.43%) Hudson
2 1 (0.43%) JUnit
General
1 143 (61.64%) Finance
2 108 (46.55%) Banking
3 43 (18.53%) Front Office
4 39 (16.81%) Telecoms
5 37 (15.95%) Retail
6 35 (15.09%) Investment Banking
6 35 (15.09%) Online Betting
7 12 (5.17%) Financial Institution
8 9 (3.88%) Marketing
9 8 (3.45%) Private Banking
10 4 (1.72%) Games
11 1 (0.43%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.43%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 134 (57.76%) Developer
2 95 (40.95%) Java Developer
3 40 (17.24%) Senior Developer
3 40 (17.24%) Senior Java Developer
4 29 (12.50%) Analyst
5 28 (12.07%) Applications Support
6 26 (11.21%) Applications Support Analyst
6 26 (11.21%) Support Analyst
7 19 (8.19%) Programmer
8 14 (6.03%) Python Programmer
8 14 (6.03%) Senior Python Programmer
8 14 (6.03%) Senior Programmer
9 9 (3.88%) Middleware Developer
9 9 (3.88%) Architect
9 9 (3.88%) C++ Developer
10 7 (3.02%) Pre Sales Consultant
10 7 (3.02%) Consultant
10 7 (3.02%) Sales Consultant
11 6 (2.59%) Technical Architect
11 6 (2.59%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 63 (27.16%) Spring
2 58 (25.00%) XML
3 52 (22.41%) REST
4 51 (21.98%) RabbitMQ
4 51 (21.98%) ActiveMQ
4 51 (21.98%) Java RMI
4 51 (21.98%) XML-RPC
4 51 (21.98%) JDBC
4 51 (21.98%) SOAP
5 47 (20.26%) Kafka
6 19 (8.19%) Middleware
7 16 (6.90%) .NET
8 8 (3.45%) JMS
8 8 (3.45%) FIX Protocol
9 7 (3.02%) J2EE
9 7 (3.02%) HTML
10 6 (2.59%) CSS
10 6 (2.59%) Web Services
11 5 (2.16%) OpenMP
11 5 (2.16%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 51 (21.98%) Client/Server
2 45 (19.40%) Computer Science
3 30 (12.93%) Analytical Skills
4 28 (12.07%) Open Source
4 28 (12.07%) Hedge funds
5 22 (9.48%) CMDB
6 21 (9.05%) Derivative
7 20 (8.62%) Social Media
8 11 (4.74%) Data Structures
9 10 (4.31%) Algorithms
9 10 (4.31%) Mathematics
10 9 (3.88%) Market Risk
10 9 (3.88%) Equity Derivative
10 9 (3.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 9 (3.88%) Fixed Income
11 7 (3.02%) Equity Risk
12 6 (2.59%) Blog
13 5 (2.16%) Physics
13 5 (2.16%) Enterprise Software
14 4 (1.72%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 64 (27.59%) UNIX
2 46 (19.83%) Linux
3 24 (10.34%) Windows
4 2 (0.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (0.86%) Solaris
5 1 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.43%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.43%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.43%) AIX
5 1 (0.43%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (38.36%) Multithreading
2 78 (33.62%) Agile Software Development
3 66 (28.45%) OO
4 51 (21.98%) Software Architecture
5 46 (19.83%) Software Delivery
5 46 (19.83%) E-Commerce
6 37 (15.95%) Functional Programming
7 36 (15.52%) Mentoring
8 28 (12.07%) Low Latency
9 23 (9.91%) Analytics
10 20 (8.62%) Risk Management
11 19 (8.19%) TDD
12 12 (5.17%) ITIL
13 11 (4.74%) Asset Management
13 11 (4.74%) Software Engineering
13 11 (4.74%) Performance Tuning
14 9 (3.88%) People Management
14 9 (3.88%) Continuous Integration
15 8 (3.45%) Electronic Trading
15 8 (3.45%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 170 (73.28%) Java
2 128 (55.17%) SQL
3 94 (40.52%) C++
4 52 (22.41%) PL/SQL
5 32 (13.79%) Scala
6 31 (13.36%) Python
7 27 (11.64%) C#
8 15 (6.47%) Erlang
9 12 (5.17%) Haskell
10 11 (4.74%) Perl
11 9 (3.88%) C
11 9 (3.88%) JavaScript
11 9 (3.88%) F#
12 6 (2.59%) MATLAB
12 6 (2.59%) VBA
13 5 (2.16%) Fortran
13 5 (2.16%) Bash Shell
14 4 (1.72%) Shell Script
15 3 (1.29%) PHP
15 3 (1.29%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 46 (19.83%) Degree
2 1 (0.43%) PhD
2 1 (0.43%) CNA
2 1 (0.43%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.74%) Solvency II
System Software
1 12 (5.17%) Platform Symphony
2 3 (1.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.29%) Terminal Server
2 3 (1.29%) Snort
2 3 (1.29%) KVM
2 3 (1.29%) Docker
3 1 (0.43%) Xen
3 1 (0.43%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.43%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.43%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.43%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.43%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 3 (1.29%) Ansible
2 1 (0.43%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (0.43%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.43%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (0.43%) SCCM
2 1 (0.43%) SCOM
2 1 (0.43%) SCVMM
2 1 (0.43%) Puppet
2 1 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 54 (23.28%) Oracle
2 26 (11.21%) Sybase
3 23 (9.91%) DataSynapse
4 9 (3.88%) IBM
4 9 (3.88%) Microsoft
4 9 (3.88%) TIBCO
5 8 (3.45%) Reuters
5 8 (3.45%) Bloomberg
5 8 (3.45%) ION Trading
5 8 (3.45%) Patsystems
5 8 (3.45%) Fidessa
5 8 (3.45%) HP
6 5 (2.16%) GigaSpaces
6 5 (2.16%) Terracotta
7 4 (1.72%) TOWER Software
8 3 (1.29%) VMware
8 3 (1.29%) Google
8 3 (1.29%) DevExpress
8 3 (1.29%) Novell
9 1 (0.43%) Veritas
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