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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Grid Computing over the 3 months to 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Grid Computing
Rank 859 864 793
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -71
Permanent jobs citing Grid Computing 62 103 211
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.063% 0.095% 0.17%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.15% 0.23% 0.42%
Number of salaries quoted 40 83 184
Median salary £72,500 £67,500 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.40% -6.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £52,500 £41,100
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £104,500 £112,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +9.09%

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
41193 43854 49909
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 41.95% 40.56% 41.14%
Number of salaries quoted 33454 34715 40015
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Grid Computing
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Grid Computing as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 30 May 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Grid Computing within the UK over the 3 months to 30 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -12 41 £72,500 +7.40% 3
London -27 36 £75,000 +11.11% 2
Scotland - 17 - -
Glasgow - 10 - -
Edinburgh - 7 - -
City of London +46 6 £63,750 -1.92% 2
Yorkshire - 4 £60,000 -
North Yorkshire - 3 £55,000 -
York - 2 £55,000 -
Wales +5 1 £37,500 -
Cardiff +4 1 £37,500 -
South Wales +1 1 £37,500 -
East of England - 1 £45,000 -
Thirsk - 1 - -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £45,000 -
Cambridge - 1 £45,000 -

Grid Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 May 2016, IT jobs citing Grid Computing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Grid Computing.

1 66 (55.00%) Finance
2 61 (50.83%) Java
3 59 (49.17%) SQL
3 59 (49.17%) Degree
4 42 (35.00%) Banking
5 36 (30.00%) C++
6 34 (28.33%) Python
6 34 (28.33%) Agile Software Development
7 31 (25.83%) Multithreading
8 30 (25.00%) Linux
8 30 (25.00%) Front Office
9 28 (23.33%) OO
9 28 (23.33%) Investment Banking
10 24 (20.00%) Oracle
11 23 (19.17%) MySQL
11 23 (19.17%) Windows
11 23 (19.17%) REST
11 23 (19.17%) Analytical Skills
12 22 (18.33%) NoSQL
12 22 (18.33%) Software Engineering
12 22 (18.33%) JavaScript
12 22 (18.33%) TCP/IP
13 21 (17.50%) SQL Server
13 21 (17.50%) Sybase
13 21 (17.50%) Unix
14 19 (15.83%) Spring
14 19 (15.83%) High Availability
15 18 (15.00%) Electronic Trading
15 18 (15.00%) XML
16 17 (14.17%) PL/SQL

Grid Computing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (9.17%) Elasticsearch
2 3 (2.50%) Jetty
2 3 (2.50%) Node.js
2 3 (2.50%) Oracle Coherence
2 3 (2.50%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.67%) Apache
3 2 (1.67%) Facebook Platform
3 2 (1.67%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.83%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.83%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (1.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 12 (10.00%) Markit EDM
1 12 (10.00%) MultiFonds
1 12 (10.00%) thinkFolio
2 6 (5.00%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.50%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (7.50%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.83%) GitHub
3 1 (0.83%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (18.33%) TCP/IP
2 16 (13.33%) LAN
2 16 (13.33%) Multicast
2 16 (13.33%) SAN
2 16 (13.33%) WAN
3 5 (4.17%) HTTP
3 5 (4.17%) tcpdump
4 1 (0.83%) DHCP
4 1 (0.83%) DNS
4 1 (0.83%) FTP
4 1 (0.83%) LDAP
4 1 (0.83%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (19.17%) MySQL
2 22 (18.33%) NoSQL
3 21 (17.50%) SQL Server
4 17 (14.17%) Big Data
4 17 (14.17%) Relational Database
5 16 (13.33%) RDBMS
6 10 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 10 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (5.00%) BusinessObjects
7 6 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (2.50%) Hadoop
8 3 (2.50%) MongoDB
8 3 (2.50%) Sybase ASE
9 2 (1.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (1.67%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
10 1 (0.83%) DB2
10 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
10 1 (0.83%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 9 (7.50%) Jenkins
2 5 (4.17%) Maven
3 3 (2.50%) Cucumber
3 3 (2.50%) Selenium
3 3 (2.50%) WATIR
4 2 (1.67%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.67%) Grunt
4 2 (1.67%) Jasmine
4 2 (1.67%) JIRA
4 2 (1.67%) JUnit
4 2 (1.67%) Karma Test Runner
4 2 (1.67%) Mockito
4 2 (1.67%) SonarQube
General
1 66 (55.00%) Finance
2 42 (35.00%) Banking
3 30 (25.00%) Front Office
4 28 (23.33%) Investment Banking
5 16 (13.33%) Financial Institution
5 16 (13.33%) Private Banking
6 10 (8.33%) Telecoms
7 9 (7.50%) Online Betting
7 9 (7.50%) Retail
8 7 (5.83%) Back Office
9 2 (1.67%) French Language
10 1 (0.83%) Games
10 1 (0.83%) Law
10 1 (0.83%) Legal
10 1 (0.83%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 63 (52.50%) Developer
2 23 (19.17%) Java Developer
3 16 (13.33%) C++ Developer
3 16 (13.33%) Software Engineer
4 11 (9.17%) Senior Developer
5 10 (8.33%) Architect
5 10 (8.33%) Java Engineer
5 10 (8.33%) Java Software Engineer
6 9 (7.50%) Senior Java Developer
7 8 (6.67%) Front Office Developer
7 8 (6.67%) Lead Developer
8 6 (5.00%) Administrator
8 6 (5.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
8 6 (5.00%) Development Engineer
8 6 (5.00%) Software Development Engineer
8 6 (5.00%) Solutions Architect
8 6 (5.00%) SSAS Developer
8 6 (5.00%) SSIS Developer
8 6 (5.00%) SSRS Developer
9 5 (4.17%) Front Office C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (19.17%) REST
2 19 (15.83%) Spring
3 18 (15.00%) XML
4 16 (13.33%) SOAP
5 14 (11.67%) HTML
6 13 (10.83%) .NET
7 9 (7.50%) ActiveMQ
7 9 (7.50%) Java RMI
7 9 (7.50%) JDBC
7 9 (7.50%) JSON
7 9 (7.50%) Kafka
7 9 (7.50%) RabbitMQ
7 9 (7.50%) XML-RPC
8 8 (6.67%) STL
8 8 (6.67%) Web Services
9 6 (5.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 6 (5.00%) MDX
10 5 (4.17%) Hibernate
10 5 (4.17%) HTML5
11 4 (3.33%) Swing
Miscellaneous
1 23 (19.17%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (14.17%) Credit Risk
2 17 (14.17%) Derivative
3 16 (13.33%) Data Centre
4 12 (10.00%) Computer Science
5 11 (9.17%) Algorithms
5 11 (9.17%) Hedge funds
6 10 (8.33%) OTC Derivatives
7 9 (7.50%) Client/Server
8 8 (6.67%) Equities
8 8 (6.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 7 (5.83%) Market Risk
10 5 (4.17%) Data Structures
10 5 (4.17%) Economics
10 5 (4.17%) Fixed Income
11 4 (3.33%) User Experience
12 3 (2.50%) Equity Derivative
13 2 (1.67%) Interest Rate Derivative
13 2 (1.67%) Statistics
13 2 (1.67%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 30 (25.00%) Linux
2 23 (19.17%) Windows
3 21 (17.50%) Unix
4 16 (13.33%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.83%) Oracle Linux
5 1 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (28.33%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (25.83%) Multithreading
3 28 (23.33%) OO
4 22 (18.33%) Software Engineering
5 19 (15.83%) High Availability
6 18 (15.00%) Electronic Trading
7 17 (14.17%) SOA
8 16 (13.33%) People Management
9 14 (11.67%) Mentoring
10 13 (10.83%) Analytics
10 13 (10.83%) Risk Management
11 12 (10.00%) Coaching
11 12 (10.00%) Integration Testing
11 12 (10.00%) Investment Management
11 12 (10.00%) Low Latency
12 11 (9.17%) ETL
12 11 (9.17%) Unit Testing
13 10 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
13 10 (8.33%) Monte Carlo Method
13 10 (8.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 61 (50.83%) Java
2 59 (49.17%) SQL
3 36 (30.00%) C++
4 34 (28.33%) Python
5 22 (18.33%) JavaScript
6 17 (14.17%) C#
6 17 (14.17%) PL/SQL
7 10 (8.33%) Perl
8 9 (7.50%) Bash Shell
8 9 (7.50%) Shell Script
9 8 (6.67%) C
10 5 (4.17%) Erlang
10 5 (4.17%) Haskell
10 5 (4.17%) Lisp
11 4 (3.33%) Ruby
12 3 (2.50%) VB
13 1 (0.83%) ES6
13 1 (0.83%) Go
13 1 (0.83%) Lua
13 1 (0.83%) R
Qualifications
1 59 (49.17%) Degree
2 2 (1.67%) OCP
2 2 (1.67%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (0.83%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.50%) QA
2 1 (0.83%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (4.17%) Snort
2 2 (1.67%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.83%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.83%) Docker
3 1 (0.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.83%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (4.17%) Control-M
2 2 (1.67%) Data Guard
2 2 (1.67%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (1.67%) Puppet
3 1 (0.83%) Ansible
3 1 (0.83%) Linux-HA
3 1 (0.83%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 24 (20.00%) Oracle
2 21 (17.50%) Sybase
3 16 (13.33%) Bloomberg
3 16 (13.33%) Fidessa
3 16 (13.33%) HP
3 16 (13.33%) IBM
3 16 (13.33%) Reuters
4 12 (10.00%) Calypso
4 12 (10.00%) Charles River
4 12 (10.00%) Linedata
5 9 (7.50%) Microsoft
6 6 (5.00%) DataSynapse
6 6 (5.00%) ION Trading
7 4 (3.33%) Patsystems
8 2 (1.67%) Facebook
8 2 (1.67%) Google
9 1 (0.83%) Infoblox
9 1 (0.83%) MicroStrategy
9 1 (0.83%) Tableau
9 1 (0.83%) Vertica
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