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 24 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Grid Computing
Rank 790 681 749
Rank change year-on-year
-109 +68
Permanent jobs citing Grid Computing 125 189 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.17% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.34% 0.53% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 115 169 147
Average salary £62,500 £80,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.87% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £45,000 £36,700
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £100,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £49,000 £34,750
% change year-on-year
+12.24% +41.00%
Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
37178 35593 38853
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 31.59% 32.69% 32.95%
Number of salaries quoted 29538 28849 32915
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 24 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 24 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
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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 -121 82 £75,000 -6.25% 9
London -116 66 £80,000 -3.03% 5
Glasgow +21 41 £55,000 -12.00% 1
Scotland +9 41 £55,000 -12.00% 1
City of London -37 18 £70,000 -1.75% 1
South East - 10 £40,500 - 2
Surrey - 7 £40,500 -
Cambridgeshire +3 4 £50,000 +17.64% 2
East of England -13 4 £50,000 +17.64% 2
Chertsey - 4 £40,500 -
Cambridge -13 3 £50,000 +17.64% 2
Buckinghamshire - 3 £47,500 - 2
South Wales - 2 - -
Cardiff - 2 - -
Weybridge - 2 £40,500 -
Bletchley - 2 £47,500 - 1
Wales - 2 - -
West Midlands -4 1 £65,000 -7.14%
Milton Keynes - 1 £47,500 - 1
Swindon - 1 £31,000 -
Birmingham - 1 £65,000 -
South West - 1 £31,000 -
Wiltshire - 1 £31,000 -

Grid Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 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.

1 232 (66.48%) Java
2 185 (53.01%) Finance
3 156 (44.70%) C++
4 144 (41.26%) Computer Science
5 140 (40.11%) Degree
6 108 (30.95%) Mathematics
7 100 (28.65%) Risk Management
8 95 (27.22%) Multithreading
9 92 (26.36%) Banking
10 89 (25.50%) C#
11 81 (23.21%) Linux
12 76 (21.78%) Physics
13 74 (21.20%) Market Risk
14 68 (19.48%) Python
15 65 (18.62%) Front Office
15 65 (18.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 58 (16.62%) Investment Banking
17 57 (16.33%) UNIX
18 54 (15.47%) Investment Management
19 53 (15.19%) SQL
20 52 (14.90%) Spring
21 50 (14.33%) Big Data
22 49 (14.04%) SQL Server
23 46 (13.18%) Analytics
24 45 (12.89%) Financial Institution
25 44 (12.61%) NoSQL
26 41 (11.75%) Fixed Income
27 40 (11.46%) Middleware
27 40 (11.46%) Windows
27 40 (11.46%) Hedge funds

Grid Computing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 (5.16%) Oracle Coherence
2 7 (2.01%) Apache
3 6 (1.72%) IIS
4 3 (0.86%) Tomcat
4 3 (0.86%) WebLogic
5 2 (0.57%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.57%) Apache Pig
5 2 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.29%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.29%) MediaWiki
6 1 (0.29%) Oracle Application Server
6 1 (0.29%) Oracle BPEL
6 1 (0.29%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 9 (2.58%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 11 (3.15%) FastVal
1 11 (3.15%) SunGard APT
2 1 (0.29%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.29%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.29%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.29%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.29%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 21 (6.02%) PaaS
2 18 (5.16%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (0.86%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.57%) GitHub
4 2 (0.57%) SaaS
5 1 (0.29%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.72%) TCP/IP
2 12 (3.44%) LDAP
3 4 (1.15%) HTTP
4 2 (0.57%) SAN
4 2 (0.57%) Internet
4 2 (0.57%) CTI
4 2 (0.57%) NAS
5 1 (0.29%) SSL
5 1 (0.29%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (14.33%) Big Data
2 49 (14.04%) SQL Server
3 44 (12.61%) NoSQL
4 31 (8.88%) Hadoop
5 19 (5.44%) Data Mining
5 19 (5.44%) Relational Database
6 18 (5.16%) KDB
6 18 (5.16%) RDBMS
7 10 (2.87%) SQL Server 2008
8 8 (2.29%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (2.01%) Oracle Database
10 5 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
11 4 (1.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (1.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 4 (1.15%) Apache Cassandra
12 3 (0.86%) Spotfire
12 3 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 2 (0.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 2 (0.57%) Text Mining
13 2 (0.57%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 17 (4.87%) JUnit
2 5 (1.43%) Maven
2 5 (1.43%) Subversion
3 4 (1.15%) Visual Studio
3 4 (1.15%) CruiseControl
3 4 (1.15%) TeamCity
3 4 (1.15%) Hudson
4 2 (0.57%) Eclipse
4 2 (0.57%) JIRA
4 2 (0.57%) Apache Ivy
4 2 (0.57%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.29%) GCC
5 1 (0.29%) Artifactory
5 1 (0.29%) SCons
5 1 (0.29%) GoogleTest
5 1 (0.29%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.29%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.29%) Bugzilla
5 1 (0.29%) IntelliJ
5 1 (0.29%) Ant
General
1 185 (53.01%) Finance
2 92 (26.36%) Banking
3 65 (18.62%) Front Office
4 58 (16.62%) Investment Banking
5 45 (12.89%) Financial Institution
6 4 (1.15%) Legal
7 3 (0.86%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.57%) International Banking
9 1 (0.29%) Advertising
9 1 (0.29%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.29%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 181 (51.86%) Developer
2 115 (32.95%) Java Developer
3 36 (10.32%) Consultant
4 29 (8.31%) Senior Developer
5 27 (7.74%) C++ Developer
6 26 (7.45%) Analyst
7 23 (6.59%) Support Analyst
7 23 (6.59%) Senior Java Developer
8 21 (6.02%) Technical Consultant
9 20 (5.73%) Sales Consultant
9 20 (5.73%) Pre Sales Consultant
9 20 (5.73%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
10 18 (5.16%) Software Engineer
11 17 (4.87%) C# Developer
11 17 (4.87%) Team Leader
12 16 (4.58%) Junior
13 15 (4.30%) Junior Developer
13 15 (4.30%) Junior Java Developer
13 15 (4.30%) Software Developer
14 14 (4.01%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (14.90%) Spring
2 40 (11.46%) Middleware
3 31 (8.88%) J2EE
3 31 (8.88%) STL
3 31 (8.88%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 26 (7.45%) Hibernate
5 24 (6.88%) WCF
5 24 (6.88%) .NET
6 21 (6.02%) WPF
7 18 (5.16%) Django
7 18 (5.16%) XML
8 13 (3.72%) JMS
9 10 (2.87%) JMX
10 8 (2.29%) HTML
10 8 (2.29%) Web Services
11 6 (1.72%) Java SE
11 6 (1.72%) Guice
11 6 (1.72%) Apache Flex
11 6 (1.72%) HTML5
11 6 (1.72%) MapReduce
Miscellaneous
1 144 (41.26%) Computer Science
2 108 (30.95%) Mathematics
3 76 (21.78%) Physics
4 74 (21.20%) Market Risk
5 65 (18.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 41 (11.75%) Fixed Income
7 40 (11.46%) Hedge funds
8 37 (10.60%) Open Source
9 36 (10.32%) Derivative
10 20 (5.73%) Credit Risk
11 18 (5.16%) CMDB
12 17 (4.87%) Equities
13 13 (3.72%) Equity Derivative
14 12 (3.44%) Clustering
14 12 (3.44%) Visualisation
15 9 (2.58%) Management Information System
15 9 (2.58%) Firmware
16 8 (2.29%) Mainframe
17 7 (2.01%) Interest Rate Derivative
18 5 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 81 (23.21%) Linux
2 57 (16.33%) UNIX
3 40 (11.46%) Windows
4 18 (5.16%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (4.01%) Solaris
6 13 (3.72%) AIX
7 11 (3.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (3.15%) HPUX
8 6 (1.72%) Windows XP
8 6 (1.72%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (1.72%) Windows Vista
8 6 (1.72%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.29%) OS/2
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (28.65%) Risk Management
2 95 (27.22%) Multithreading
3 54 (15.47%) Investment Management
4 46 (13.18%) Analytics
5 40 (11.46%) Low Latency
6 38 (10.89%) OO
7 31 (8.88%) Agile Software Development
8 29 (8.31%) Software Engineering
9 27 (7.74%) ITIL
10 25 (7.16%) Project Management
10 25 (7.16%) Performance Tuning
11 24 (6.88%) Problem Management
12 19 (5.44%) Data Modelling
13 16 (4.58%) TDD
14 15 (4.30%) Migration
14 15 (4.30%) E-Commerce
14 15 (4.30%) Performance Analysis
15 12 (3.44%) Incident Management
15 12 (3.44%) Load Balancing
15 12 (3.44%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 232 (66.48%) Java
2 156 (44.70%) C++
3 89 (25.50%) C#
4 68 (19.48%) Python
5 53 (15.19%) SQL
6 35 (10.03%) Perl
7 23 (6.59%) C
8 18 (5.16%) Scala
9 17 (4.87%) R
10 12 (3.44%) MATLAB
10 12 (3.44%) Bash Shell
11 7 (2.01%) F#
12 6 (1.72%) JavaScript
13 5 (1.43%) Shell Script
14 4 (1.15%) PL/SQL
14 4 (1.15%) VBA
14 4 (1.15%) Groovy
15 3 (0.86%) Erlang
15 3 (0.86%) Ruby
16 2 (0.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 140 (40.11%) Degree
2 10 (2.87%) PhD
3 8 (2.29%) Postgraduate
4 6 (1.72%) MCP
4 6 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.58%) SLA
2 8 (2.29%) Solvency II
3 2 (0.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 19 (5.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (3.44%) Active Directory
3 9 (2.58%) vSphere
4 2 (0.57%) XenApp
4 2 (0.57%) XenDesktop
4 2 (0.57%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.29%) vCloud
5 1 (0.29%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.29%) Platform Symphony
5 1 (0.29%) KVM
5 1 (0.29%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 12 (3.44%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (3.44%) Puppet
2 10 (2.87%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (0.57%) SCCM
4 1 (0.29%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.29%) Legato
4 1 (0.29%) Control-M
Vendors
1 37 (10.60%) Oracle
2 21 (6.02%) Microsoft
3 19 (5.44%) VMware
4 13 (3.72%) Sybase
5 11 (3.15%) SunGard
5 11 (3.15%) EMC
5 11 (3.15%) Red Hat
5 11 (3.15%) DataSynapse
6 10 (2.87%) HP
7 9 (2.58%) JBoss
8 5 (1.43%) TIBCO
8 5 (1.43%) Adobe
9 4 (1.15%) Intel
9 4 (1.15%) DevExpress
10 3 (0.86%) Facebook
10 3 (0.86%) Tableau
10 3 (0.86%) Business Objects
10 3 (0.86%) IBM
11 2 (0.57%) NetApp
11 2 (0.57%) Google
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