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 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Grid Computing
Rank 793 715 784
Rank change year-on-year
-78 +69
Permanent jobs citing Grid Computing 116 182 123
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.16% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.27% 0.42% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 97 165 106
Average salary £62,500 £63,750 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.96% +15.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £97,750 £105,500 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £31,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +98.41%

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
42709 43490 45082
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.55% 39.29% 39.10%
Number of salaries quoted 34378 34841 37722
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £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 25 November 2014 within the UK.

Grid Computing Salary Histogram in the UK

Grid Computing
Top 15 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 25 November 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 -47 109 £65,000 -4.41% 7
London -24 104 £61,250 -9.92% 7
City of London -20 24 £50,000 -20.00% 4
South East - 5 £67,500 -
Oxfordshire - 5 £67,500 -
Twickenham +7 3 £55,000 -
Teddington -5 3 £55,000 -
Scotland -15 3 £62,500 -
Glasgow -21 2 £62,500 -
Cardiff - 2 £35,000 -
Oxford - 2 £90,000 -
South Wales - 2 £35,000 -
Wales - 2 £35,000 -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
Abingdon - 1 £62,500 -

Grid Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 November 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.

1 141 (66.51%) Java
2 116 (54.72%) Finance
3 92 (43.40%) C++
4 83 (39.15%) Banking
5 68 (32.08%) Computer Science
5 68 (32.08%) Multithreading
6 66 (31.13%) Degree
7 62 (29.25%) SQL
8 57 (26.89%) Agile Software Development
9 55 (25.94%) Analytical Skills
10 51 (24.06%) UNIX
11 45 (21.23%) Risk Management
12 44 (20.75%) Front Office
13 43 (20.28%) Investment Banking
14 42 (19.81%) Oracle
14 42 (19.81%) C#
15 41 (19.34%) Linux
16 40 (18.87%) Mathematics
16 40 (18.87%) Big Data
17 36 (16.98%) Physics
17 36 (16.98%) .NET
18 34 (16.04%) SQL Server
18 34 (16.04%) OO
19 33 (15.57%) NoSQL
20 32 (15.09%) XML
20 32 (15.09%) Market Risk
21 30 (14.15%) Financial Institution
21 30 (14.15%) Fixed Income
22 29 (13.68%) Python
22 29 (13.68%) Spring

Grid Computing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 24 (11.32%) Oracle Coherence
2 14 (6.60%) Elasticsearch
3 10 (4.72%) Apache
4 7 (3.30%) IIS
4 7 (3.30%) JBoss
5 5 (2.36%) Tomcat
6 4 (1.89%) GemFire
7 1 (0.47%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.47%) CMS
Applications
1 10 (4.72%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.94%) Mathematica
3 1 (0.47%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (3.30%) Oracle General Ledger
1 7 (3.30%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.13%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (2.36%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.19%) TCP/IP
2 7 (3.30%) SAN
2 7 (3.30%) LAN
2 7 (3.30%) WAN
2 7 (3.30%) Multicast
3 5 (2.36%) HTTP
4 3 (1.42%) tcpdump
5 2 (0.94%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (18.87%) Big Data
2 34 (16.04%) SQL Server
3 33 (15.57%) NoSQL
4 16 (7.55%) Data Warehouse
5 13 (6.13%) Relational Database
6 11 (5.19%) Hadoop
7 10 (4.72%) RDBMS
7 10 (4.72%) OLAP
8 9 (4.25%) MySQL
9 7 (3.30%) Oracle Database
10 6 (2.83%) OLAP Cube
10 6 (2.83%) SQL Server 2008
11 5 (2.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 5 (2.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 5 (2.36%) Spotfire
11 5 (2.36%) Apache Cassandra
12 4 (1.89%) Oracle OLAP
12 4 (1.89%) InterSystems Cache
13 3 (1.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 2 (0.94%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (1.42%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.94%) Mercurial
2 2 (0.94%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.94%) LabVIEW
2 2 (0.94%) Bugzilla
2 2 (0.94%) Subversion
2 2 (0.94%) Maven
2 2 (0.94%) JIRA
2 2 (0.94%) Trac
3 1 (0.47%) Apache Ivy
3 1 (0.47%) Hudson
3 1 (0.47%) Artifactory
3 1 (0.47%) Jenkins
General
1 116 (54.72%) Finance
2 83 (39.15%) Banking
3 44 (20.75%) Front Office
4 43 (20.28%) Investment Banking
5 30 (14.15%) Financial Institution
6 15 (7.08%) Telecoms
7 14 (6.60%) Retail
8 13 (6.13%) Online Betting
9 7 (3.30%) Private Banking
10 4 (1.89%) Legal
11 3 (1.42%) Games
12 2 (0.94%) Marketing
12 2 (0.94%) Law
13 1 (0.47%) Advertising
13 1 (0.47%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 137 (64.62%) Developer
2 96 (45.28%) Java Developer
3 31 (14.62%) Senior Developer
3 31 (14.62%) Senior Java Developer
4 20 (9.43%) C# Developer
5 17 (8.02%) Analyst
6 14 (6.60%) Support Analyst
6 14 (6.60%) C++ Developer
7 13 (6.13%) Junior
8 12 (5.66%) Applications Support
8 12 (5.66%) Applications Support Analyst
8 12 (5.66%) Junior Developer
9 11 (5.19%) Programmer
9 11 (5.19%) Consultant
9 11 (5.19%) Software Engineer
10 9 (4.25%) .NET Developer
10 9 (4.25%) Junior Java Developer
10 9 (4.25%) C# .NET Developer
11 8 (3.77%) C++/Java Developer
11 8 (3.77%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (16.98%) .NET
2 32 (15.09%) XML
3 29 (13.68%) Spring
4 22 (10.38%) WCF
5 17 (8.02%) Kafka
6 14 (6.60%) RabbitMQ
6 14 (6.60%) REST
6 14 (6.60%) ActiveMQ
6 14 (6.60%) Java RMI
6 14 (6.60%) XML-RPC
6 14 (6.60%) JDBC
6 14 (6.60%) SOAP
7 9 (4.25%) WPF
8 7 (3.30%) FIX Protocol
8 7 (3.30%) Hibernate
8 7 (3.30%) WinForms
9 6 (2.83%) J2EE
9 6 (2.83%) ASP.NET
10 5 (2.36%) ODBC
10 5 (2.36%) J2SE
Miscellaneous
1 68 (32.08%) Computer Science
2 55 (25.94%) Analytical Skills
3 40 (18.87%) Mathematics
4 36 (16.98%) Physics
5 32 (15.09%) Market Risk
6 30 (14.15%) Fixed Income
7 21 (9.91%) Data Structures
8 19 (8.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 18 (8.49%) Hedge funds
10 16 (7.55%) Derivative
11 15 (7.08%) Credit Risk
12 14 (6.60%) Algorithms
12 14 (6.60%) Client/Server
13 13 (6.13%) CMDB
13 13 (6.13%) Open Source
14 8 (3.77%) Social Media
14 8 (3.77%) Visualisation
15 6 (2.83%) Exotic Derivative
16 5 (2.36%) Management Information System
16 5 (2.36%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 51 (24.06%) UNIX
2 41 (19.34%) Linux
3 18 (8.49%) Windows
4 7 (3.30%) Solaris
5 5 (2.36%) AIX
5 5 (2.36%) HPUX
5 5 (2.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.47%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.47%) OS/2
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (32.08%) Multithreading
2 57 (26.89%) Agile Software Development
3 45 (21.23%) Risk Management
4 34 (16.04%) OO
5 26 (12.26%) Analytics
6 25 (11.79%) Software Engineering
7 21 (9.91%) Mentoring
8 18 (8.49%) Low Latency
9 17 (8.02%) Investment Management
10 14 (6.60%) Software Architecture
10 14 (6.60%) Business Intelligence
11 13 (6.13%) E-Commerce
12 9 (4.25%) ITIL
12 9 (4.25%) UML
12 9 (4.25%) Electronic Trading
13 8 (3.77%) Continuous Integration
13 8 (3.77%) Performance Tuning
13 8 (3.77%) Functional Programming
13 8 (3.77%) People Management
13 8 (3.77%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 141 (66.51%) Java
2 92 (43.40%) C++
3 62 (29.25%) SQL
4 42 (19.81%) C#
5 29 (13.68%) Python
6 23 (10.85%) Scala
7 19 (8.96%) Perl
8 15 (7.08%) PL/SQL
9 10 (4.72%) C
10 9 (4.25%) JavaScript
11 8 (3.77%) MATLAB
12 5 (2.36%) VBA
12 5 (2.36%) Bash Shell
12 5 (2.36%) Erlang
13 4 (1.89%) PHP
14 3 (1.42%) Groovy
14 3 (1.42%) PowerShell
14 3 (1.42%) Shell Script
15 2 (0.94%) Ruby
16 1 (0.47%) Korn
Qualifications
1 66 (31.13%) Degree
2 4 (1.89%) Postgraduate
3 1 (0.47%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.83%) SLA
2 4 (1.89%) Solvency II
System Software
1 4 (1.89%) Firmware
2 3 (1.42%) Snort
2 3 (1.42%) Docker
3 1 (0.47%) Platform Symphony
3 1 (0.47%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 4 (1.89%) HP Data Protector
2 3 (1.42%) Ansible
3 2 (0.94%) Puppet
3 2 (0.94%) Cobbler
3 2 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.47%) Control-M
Vendors
1 42 (19.81%) Oracle
2 27 (12.74%) DataSynapse
3 23 (10.85%) Microsoft
4 13 (6.13%) TIBCO
5 12 (5.66%) Sybase
6 11 (5.19%) HP
6 11 (5.19%) IBM
7 10 (4.72%) DevExpress
8 7 (3.30%) Reuters
8 7 (3.30%) Bloomberg
8 7 (3.30%) ION Trading
8 7 (3.30%) Patsystems
8 7 (3.30%) Fidessa
9 5 (2.36%) EMC
9 5 (2.36%) Red Hat
9 5 (2.36%) Tableau
10 3 (1.42%) Terracotta
10 3 (1.42%) Business Objects
11 2 (0.94%) Intel
11 2 (0.94%) GigaSpaces
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