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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Grid Computing
Rank 781 667 778
Rank change year-on-year
-114 +111
Permanent jobs citing Grid Computing 106 207 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.093% 0.19% 0.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.25% 0.50% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 95 186 113
Average salary £60,000 £70,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £46,250 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,750 £95,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +22.22%

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
43012 41377 45827
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.70% 38.92% 38.88%
Number of salaries quoted 33624 33569 38580
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 16 September 2014 within the UK.

Grid Computing Salary Histogram in the UK

Grid Computing
Top 25 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 16 September 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 -124 79 £65,000 -7.14% 8
London -123 64 £70,000 - 7
Scotland -16 21 £60,000 +9.09%
Glasgow -15 20 £60,000 +9.09%
City of London -36 16 £50,000 -23.07% 2
Cambridgeshire +2 7 £50,000 +19.04%
South East -15 7 £47,500 -13.63%
East of England -22 7 £50,000 +19.04%
Cambridge -1 6 £50,000 +19.04%
Buckinghamshire - 5 £47,500 -
Wales - 4 £35,000 -
Bletchley - 3 £47,500 -
Cardiff - 3 £35,000 -
South Wales - 3 £35,000 -
Surrey - 2 £40,500 -
Teddington - 2 £55,000 -
Twickenham - 2 £55,000 -
Chertsey - 2 £40,500 -
Milton Keynes - 2 £47,500 -
West Midlands -5 1 £65,000 -7.14%
Swindon - 1 £31,000 -
Birmingham - 1 £65,000 -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Wiltshire - 1 £31,000 -
South West - 1 £31,000 -

Grid Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 September 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.

1 188 (63.51%) Java
2 158 (53.38%) Finance
3 130 (43.92%) C++
4 112 (37.84%) Computer Science
5 111 (37.50%) Degree
6 103 (34.80%) Analytical Skills
7 94 (31.76%) Mathematics
8 91 (30.74%) Risk Management
9 85 (28.72%) Banking
10 79 (26.69%) Physics
11 76 (25.68%) Market Risk
12 69 (23.31%) Multithreading
13 67 (22.64%) C#
14 64 (21.62%) UNIX
15 62 (20.95%) Linux
16 60 (20.27%) SQL
17 57 (19.26%) Agile Software Development
18 56 (18.92%) Investment Banking
19 52 (17.57%) Front Office
20 50 (16.89%) Financial Institution
21 48 (16.22%) Investment Management
22 47 (15.88%) Oracle
23 44 (14.86%) Big Data
24 40 (13.51%) Fixed Income
25 38 (12.84%) SQL Server
26 36 (12.16%) Python
26 36 (12.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
27 34 (11.49%) Spring
28 32 (10.81%) .NET
29 31 (10.47%) Perl

Grid Computing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 25 (8.45%) Oracle Coherence
2 8 (2.70%) IIS
2 8 (2.70%) Apache
2 8 (2.70%) Tomcat
3 2 (0.68%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.34%) MediaWiki
4 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.34%) GemFire
4 1 (0.34%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.34%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.34%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.34%) CMS
Applications
1 13 (4.39%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.34%) MS Project
2 1 (0.34%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.35%) SunGard APT
1 4 (1.35%) FastVal
Cloud Services
1 14 (4.73%) Cloud Computing
2 12 (4.05%) PaaS
3 4 (1.35%) SaaS
4 3 (1.01%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.68%) GitHub
6 1 (0.34%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.03%) TCP/IP
2 4 (1.35%) HTTP
2 4 (1.35%) LDAP
3 2 (0.68%) CTI
3 2 (0.68%) tcpdump
4 1 (0.34%) NAS
4 1 (0.34%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (0.34%) SAN
4 1 (0.34%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (14.86%) Big Data
2 38 (12.84%) SQL Server
3 30 (10.14%) NoSQL
4 20 (6.76%) Hadoop
5 14 (4.73%) Data Warehouse
6 11 (3.72%) Data Mining
7 10 (3.38%) Relational Database
8 9 (3.04%) RDBMS
8 9 (3.04%) OLAP
9 8 (2.70%) Oracle Database
10 5 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
10 5 (1.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (1.69%) Spotfire
10 5 (1.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (1.35%) KDB
12 3 (1.01%) SQL Server 2008
12 3 (1.01%) InterSystems Cache
12 3 (1.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 3 (1.01%) Oracle OLAP
13 2 (0.68%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (2.03%) Visual Studio
2 4 (1.35%) CruiseControl
2 4 (1.35%) Subversion
2 4 (1.35%) Maven
2 4 (1.35%) TeamCity
2 4 (1.35%) Hudson
3 3 (1.01%) JUnit
4 2 (0.68%) JIRA
5 1 (0.34%) SCons
5 1 (0.34%) GoogleTest
5 1 (0.34%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.34%) Artifactory
5 1 (0.34%) Apache Ivy
5 1 (0.34%) GCC
5 1 (0.34%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.34%) Mercurial
5 1 (0.34%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.34%) Bugzilla
General
1 158 (53.38%) Finance
2 85 (28.72%) Banking
3 56 (18.92%) Investment Banking
4 52 (17.57%) Front Office
5 50 (16.89%) Financial Institution
6 4 (1.35%) Legal
7 3 (1.01%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.68%) International Banking
9 1 (0.34%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 162 (54.73%) Developer
2 109 (36.82%) Java Developer
3 34 (11.49%) Senior Developer
4 29 (9.80%) Consultant
4 29 (9.80%) Senior Java Developer
5 27 (9.12%) Analyst
6 23 (7.77%) Support Analyst
7 20 (6.76%) C++ Developer
7 20 (6.76%) C# Developer
8 19 (6.42%) Junior
9 18 (6.08%) Junior Developer
10 17 (5.74%) Applications Support
11 16 (5.41%) Applications Support Analyst
12 15 (5.07%) Junior Java Developer
13 13 (4.39%) Architect
13 13 (4.39%) Software Engineer
14 12 (4.05%) Technical Consultant
14 12 (4.05%) Team Leader
15 11 (3.72%) Pre Sales Consultant
15 11 (3.72%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (11.49%) Spring
2 32 (10.81%) .NET
3 26 (8.78%) Middleware
4 25 (8.45%) XML
5 23 (7.77%) J2EE
6 22 (7.43%) WCF
7 21 (7.09%) Hibernate
8 13 (4.39%) STL
8 13 (4.39%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 11 (3.72%) JMS
10 10 (3.38%) WPF
11 9 (3.04%) JMX
12 5 (1.69%) Django
12 5 (1.69%) ODBC
12 5 (1.69%) Web Services
12 5 (1.69%) HTML
13 4 (1.35%) Java SE
13 4 (1.35%) Guice
14 3 (1.01%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 3 (1.01%) Play Framework
Miscellaneous
1 112 (37.84%) Computer Science
2 103 (34.80%) Analytical Skills
3 94 (31.76%) Mathematics
4 79 (26.69%) Physics
5 76 (25.68%) Market Risk
6 40 (13.51%) Fixed Income
7 36 (12.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 22 (7.43%) Derivative
9 21 (7.09%) CMDB
9 21 (7.09%) Credit Risk
10 19 (6.42%) Open Source
11 15 (5.07%) Hedge funds
12 13 (4.39%) Visualisation
13 9 (3.04%) Equities
13 9 (3.04%) Management Information System
13 9 (3.04%) Firmware
14 6 (2.03%) Equity Derivative
14 6 (2.03%) Exotic Derivative
15 4 (1.35%) Clustering
15 4 (1.35%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 64 (21.62%) UNIX
2 62 (20.95%) Linux
3 27 (9.12%) Windows
4 14 (4.73%) Solaris
5 12 (4.05%) AIX
6 11 (3.72%) HPUX
6 11 (3.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (3.38%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (2.36%) Windows 7
9 6 (2.03%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (2.03%) Windows XP
9 6 (2.03%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (0.34%) OS/2
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (30.74%) Risk Management
2 69 (23.31%) Multithreading
3 57 (19.26%) Agile Software Development
4 48 (16.22%) Investment Management
5 30 (10.14%) OO
6 28 (9.46%) Analytics
7 26 (8.78%) Low Latency
8 23 (7.77%) ITIL
9 22 (7.43%) Software Engineering
10 19 (6.42%) Performance Tuning
11 18 (6.08%) Project Management
12 15 (5.07%) Problem Management
13 12 (4.05%) Migration
14 11 (3.72%) Performance Analysis
15 10 (3.38%) Disaster Recovery
15 10 (3.38%) Data Modelling
15 10 (3.38%) Business Intelligence
15 10 (3.38%) TDD
16 9 (3.04%) UML
17 8 (2.70%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 188 (63.51%) Java
2 130 (43.92%) C++
3 67 (22.64%) C#
4 60 (20.27%) SQL
5 36 (12.16%) Python
6 31 (10.47%) Perl
7 20 (6.76%) Scala
8 16 (5.41%) C
9 9 (3.04%) MATLAB
10 8 (2.70%) Shell Script
10 8 (2.70%) VBA
11 7 (2.36%) JavaScript
12 5 (1.69%) R
12 5 (1.69%) Erlang
13 4 (1.35%) Groovy
13 4 (1.35%) PowerShell
13 4 (1.35%) Bash Shell
14 3 (1.01%) PHP
15 2 (0.68%) PL/SQL
15 2 (0.68%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 111 (37.50%) Degree
2 7 (2.36%) Postgraduate
3 6 (2.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (2.03%) MCP
4 1 (0.34%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.72%) Solvency II
2 9 (3.04%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (3.72%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (2.70%) vSphere
3 4 (1.35%) Active Directory
4 2 (0.68%) Snort
5 1 (0.34%) vCloud
5 1 (0.34%) KVM
5 1 (0.34%) Platform Symphony
5 1 (0.34%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.34%) XenApp
5 1 (0.34%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (3.38%) HP Data Protector
2 6 (2.03%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (2.03%) Puppet
3 2 (0.68%) Cobbler
4 1 (0.34%) SCCM
4 1 (0.34%) Control-M
Vendors
1 47 (15.88%) Oracle
2 27 (9.12%) DataSynapse
2 27 (9.12%) Microsoft
3 12 (4.05%) TIBCO
4 11 (3.72%) VMware
4 11 (3.72%) Red Hat
4 11 (3.72%) EMC
5 10 (3.38%) HP
5 10 (3.38%) JBoss
6 7 (2.36%) Sybase
7 6 (2.03%) DevExpress
8 5 (1.69%) Tableau
8 5 (1.69%) IBM
9 4 (1.35%) SunGard
10 3 (1.01%) Business Objects
11 2 (0.68%) Intel
12 1 (0.34%) Wall Street Systems
12 1 (0.34%) GigaSpaces
12 1 (0.34%) Netezza
12 1 (0.34%) Google
London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £500.00 - £750.00 per day
Posted: 25 days ago