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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Grid Computing
Rank 795 823 690
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -133
Permanent jobs citing Grid Computing 103 104 196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.094% 0.089% 0.18%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.23% 0.23% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 76 97 175
Average salary £72,500 £60,000 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.83% -22.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £39,600 £46,000
10% offered a salary of more than £110,750 £82,500 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £50,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +16.27%

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
44217 45953 43744
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 40.45% 39.28% 40.28%
Number of salaries quoted 35149 36116 35204
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £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 £40,000

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 3 August 2015 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Grid Computing within the UK over the 3 months to 3 August 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 +49 96 £72,500 +3.57% 10
London +59 89 £80,000 - 10
South East +8 8 £62,500 +54.32%
Hampshire - 8 £62,500 -
Aldershot - 8 £62,500 -
City of London +28 7 £77,500 +10.71% 2
Scotland -22 5 - -
Edinburgh - 5 - -
Wales 0 2 - -
South Wales -3 2 - -
Cardiff -9 2 - -
Hayes - 2 £67,500 -
Docklands, London - 2 £55,000 -
West Midlands -5 1 £62,500 -3.84%
Staffordshire - 1 £62,500 -
Stoke-on-Trent - 1 £62,500 -

Grid Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 August 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.

1 141 (66.82%) Java
2 123 (58.29%) SQL
3 111 (52.61%) Finance
4 97 (45.97%) Agile Software Development
5 92 (43.60%) Multithreading
6 87 (41.23%) Banking
7 79 (37.44%) Big Data
8 75 (35.55%) Spring
9 71 (33.65%) OO
10 66 (31.28%) NoSQL
11 65 (30.81%) C++
11 65 (30.81%) XML
12 59 (27.96%) PL/SQL
12 59 (27.96%) REST
12 59 (27.96%) Elasticsearch
13 58 (27.49%) RabbitMQ
13 58 (27.49%) JDBC
13 58 (27.49%) SOAP
13 58 (27.49%) Client/Server
13 58 (27.49%) Java RMI
13 58 (27.49%) XML-RPC
13 58 (27.49%) ActiveMQ
14 57 (27.01%) Software Architecture
15 56 (26.54%) Kafka
16 52 (24.64%) Oracle
17 47 (22.27%) Mentoring
18 45 (21.33%) Front Office
19 44 (20.85%) C#
19 44 (20.85%) Degree
19 44 (20.85%) Software Delivery

Grid Computing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 59 (27.96%) Elasticsearch
2 21 (9.95%) Oracle Coherence
3 7 (3.32%) Apache Spark
4 5 (2.37%) Oracle Service Bus
5 3 (1.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (0.95%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.47%) Apache
7 1 (0.47%) GemFire
7 1 (0.47%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 10 (4.74%) MS Office
2 7 (3.32%) MS Excel
3 6 (2.84%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (1.90%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (4.74%) Oracle General Ledger
1 10 (4.74%) ION MarketView
2 1 (0.47%) MoSes
2 1 (0.47%) Towers Watson Igloo
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.90%) SaaS
2 3 (1.42%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.47%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (7.11%) LAN
1 15 (7.11%) WAN
1 15 (7.11%) TCP/IP
2 10 (4.74%) SAN
2 10 (4.74%) Multicast
3 4 (1.90%) Intrusion Detection
3 4 (1.90%) tcpdump
3 4 (1.90%) HTTP
4 1 (0.47%) RFID
4 1 (0.47%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (37.44%) Big Data
2 66 (31.28%) NoSQL
3 38 (18.01%) Hadoop
4 18 (8.53%) SQL Server
5 16 (7.58%) RDBMS
5 16 (7.58%) Relational Database
6 15 (7.11%) MySQL
7 6 (2.84%) DB2
8 5 (2.37%) Apache Cassandra
9 4 (1.90%) Hazelcast
9 4 (1.90%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 3 (1.42%) Data Warehouse
10 3 (1.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (0.95%) Infinispan
12 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database
12 1 (0.47%) Apache Hive
12 1 (0.47%) HBase
12 1 (0.47%) Riak
12 1 (0.47%) Voldemort
12 1 (0.47%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 9 (4.27%) Visual Studio
2 6 (2.84%) Maven
3 5 (2.37%) SonarQube
4 4 (1.90%) RequisitePro
5 3 (1.42%) Jenkins
5 3 (1.42%) JIRA
6 1 (0.47%) TestComplete
6 1 (0.47%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.47%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.47%) MSBuild
6 1 (0.47%) Eclipse
General
1 111 (52.61%) Finance
2 87 (41.23%) Banking
3 45 (21.33%) Front Office
4 36 (17.06%) Retail
5 34 (16.11%) Telecoms
6 33 (15.64%) Online Betting
7 29 (13.74%) Investment Banking
8 10 (4.74%) Private Banking
8 10 (4.74%) Financial Institution
9 9 (4.27%) Marketing
10 5 (2.37%) Manufacturing
11 4 (1.90%) Games
12 3 (1.42%) Publishing
13 2 (0.95%) Legal
14 1 (0.47%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 126 (59.72%) Developer
2 84 (39.81%) Java Developer
3 53 (25.12%) Senior Developer
4 48 (22.75%) Senior Java Developer
5 16 (7.58%) Core Java Developer
5 16 (7.58%) Programmer
6 15 (7.11%) Analyst
7 14 (6.64%) C# Developer
8 13 (6.16%) Senior Programmer
8 13 (6.16%) Python Programmer
8 13 (6.16%) Senior Python Programmer
9 11 (5.21%) Architect
10 10 (4.74%) Technical Architect
11 9 (4.27%) Support Analyst
11 9 (4.27%) Applications Support
11 9 (4.27%) Applications Support Analyst
12 7 (3.32%) Software Engineer
12 7 (3.32%) C++ Developer
13 6 (2.84%) Pre Sales Consultant
13 6 (2.84%) Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 75 (35.55%) Spring
2 65 (30.81%) XML
3 59 (27.96%) REST
4 58 (27.49%) RabbitMQ
4 58 (27.49%) JDBC
4 58 (27.49%) SOAP
4 58 (27.49%) Java RMI
4 58 (27.49%) XML-RPC
4 58 (27.49%) ActiveMQ
5 56 (26.54%) Kafka
6 34 (16.11%) .NET
7 20 (9.48%) Web Services
8 13 (6.16%) JMS
9 10 (4.74%) FIX Protocol
9 10 (4.74%) WPF
10 8 (3.79%) OpenMP
11 7 (3.32%) Middleware
11 7 (3.32%) STL
11 7 (3.32%) WCF
11 7 (3.32%) Boost C++ Libraries
Miscellaneous
1 58 (27.49%) Client/Server
2 36 (17.06%) Computer Science
3 28 (13.27%) Derivative
4 26 (12.32%) Analytical Skills
5 23 (10.90%) Hedge funds
6 17 (8.06%) Market Risk
7 16 (7.58%) Blog
8 15 (7.11%) Data Centre
9 14 (6.64%) Fixed Income
10 13 (6.16%) Social Media
10 13 (6.16%) Algorithms
11 12 (5.69%) Data Structures
11 12 (5.69%) Mathematics
12 11 (5.21%) Equities
13 10 (4.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 10 (4.74%) Equity Derivative
14 7 (3.32%) Credit Risk
14 7 (3.32%) CMDB
15 6 (2.84%) Management Information System
15 6 (2.84%) Equity Risk
Operating Systems
1 43 (20.38%) UNIX
2 34 (16.11%) Linux
3 25 (11.85%) Windows
4 1 (0.47%) Solaris
4 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (45.97%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (43.60%) Multithreading
3 71 (33.65%) OO
4 57 (27.01%) Software Architecture
5 47 (22.27%) Mentoring
6 44 (20.85%) Software Delivery
7 40 (18.96%) E-Commerce
8 30 (14.22%) Low Latency
9 29 (13.74%) TDD
10 26 (12.32%) Functional Programming
11 25 (11.85%) Risk Management
11 25 (11.85%) Continuous Integration
12 24 (11.37%) Analytics
13 18 (8.53%) SDLC
14 17 (8.06%) Open Source
15 15 (7.11%) SOA
16 14 (6.64%) Asset Management
16 14 (6.64%) Software Engineering
17 13 (6.16%) UML
17 13 (6.16%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 141 (66.82%) Java
2 123 (58.29%) SQL
3 65 (30.81%) C++
4 59 (27.96%) PL/SQL
5 44 (20.85%) C#
6 37 (17.54%) Python
7 21 (9.95%) Scala
8 12 (5.69%) Perl
9 8 (3.79%) JavaScript
9 8 (3.79%) Fortran
9 8 (3.79%) Haskell
10 7 (3.32%) Erlang
10 7 (3.32%) PowerShell
10 7 (3.32%) C
11 6 (2.84%) Bash Shell
12 4 (1.90%) Korn
13 3 (1.42%) Lisp
14 2 (0.95%) VBA
14 2 (0.95%) MATLAB
14 2 (0.95%) PHP
Qualifications
1 44 (20.85%) Degree
2 1 (0.47%) PhD
2 1 (0.47%) CNA
2 1 (0.47%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.37%) QA
2 3 (1.42%) Solvency II
System Software
1 13 (6.16%) Platform Symphony
2 5 (2.37%) KVM
2 5 (2.37%) Terminal Server
3 4 (1.90%) Snort
4 1 (0.47%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.47%) Docker
4 1 (0.47%) HDFS
4 1 (0.47%) GridGain
Systems Management
1 1 (0.47%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (0.47%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (0.47%) Puppet
1 1 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.47%) Ansible
Vendors
1 52 (24.64%) Oracle
2 29 (13.74%) Sybase
3 23 (10.90%) DataSynapse
4 12 (5.69%) GigaSpaces
5 11 (5.21%) IBM
6 10 (4.74%) Microsoft
6 10 (4.74%) Fidessa
6 10 (4.74%) HP
6 10 (4.74%) Reuters
6 10 (4.74%) Bloomberg
6 10 (4.74%) ION Trading
6 10 (4.74%) Patsystems
7 6 (2.84%) Solace
8 5 (2.37%) SAP
8 5 (2.37%) Novell
9 4 (1.90%) Google
9 4 (1.90%) Perforce
10 2 (0.95%) OpenLink
10 2 (0.95%) Infragistics
10 2 (0.95%) TIBCO
London
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bens + Bonus to 20%
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + Pension and Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Client Server
Salary: £90k to £120k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £90,000 to £120,000 + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Energon People
Salary: £80000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £100000 - £110000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago