The first table below looks at the demand for Parallel Computing skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Parallel Computing over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Parallel Computing
Rank 856 830 878
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +48
Permanent jobs citing Parallel Computing 25 40 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.021% 0.037% 0.014%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.027% 0.047% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 23 40 17
Average salary £52,500 £68,750 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.63% +5.76%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £37,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+40.00% -42.30%
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
93591 85411 91038
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.38% 78.79% 77.51%
Number of salaries quoted 75267 69754 77438
Average salary £47,500 £47,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.06% +2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

Parallel Computing
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Parallel Computing within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Parallel Computing Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Parallel Computing
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Parallel Computing within the UK.

Parallel Computing Salary Trend in the UK

Parallel Computing
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Parallel Computing over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 within the UK.

Parallel Computing Salary Histogram in the UK

Parallel 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 Parallel Computing within the UK over the 3 months to 1 August 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 -68 25 £52,500 -25.00% 2
Surrey +7 13 £52,500 -8.69%
South East +3 13 £52,500 -8.69% 1
Dorking - 10 £52,500 -
Lancashire - 5 £40,000 -
North West - 5 £40,000 -
London -57 3 £50,000 -28.57%
Reigate - 3 £52,500 -
City of London -14 1 £30,000 -60.00%
North East - 1 £52,500 -
Cambridge - 1 £38,500 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 1 £38,500 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £52,500 -
Tyne and Wear - 1 £52,500 -
East of England - 1 £38,500 - 1

Parallel Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Parallel 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 Parallel Computing.

1 46 (77.97%) C++
2 42 (71.19%) Mathematics
3 30 (50.85%) PhD
4 29 (49.15%) Physics
5 24 (40.68%) Computer Science
6 23 (38.98%) Software Engineering
7 22 (37.29%) C#
8 20 (33.90%) Java
9 18 (30.51%) .NET
9 18 (30.51%) SQL Server
9 18 (30.51%) XML
9 18 (30.51%) Microsoft
10 16 (27.12%) OO
11 13 (22.03%) MS Excel
11 13 (22.03%) Web Services
11 13 (22.03%) VB
11 13 (22.03%) VB.NET
11 13 (22.03%) QA
11 13 (22.03%) Refactoring
11 13 (22.03%) Software Architecture
12 7 (11.86%) Agile Software Development
12 7 (11.86%) Degree
13 6 (10.17%) Multithreading
13 6 (10.17%) SQL
13 6 (10.17%) C
13 6 (10.17%) Windows
13 6 (10.17%) Linux
14 5 (8.47%) XSL
14 5 (8.47%) Python
14 5 (8.47%) HTML

Parallel Computing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Parallel 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 Parallel Computing. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.39%) Apache
Applications
1 13 (22.03%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.39%) InfiniBand
1 2 (3.39%) Ethernet
1 2 (3.39%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (30.51%) SQL Server
2 5 (8.47%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (8.47%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (5.08%) Big Data
4 2 (3.39%) Hadoop
4 2 (3.39%) Relational Database
4 2 (3.39%) MongoDB
4 2 (3.39%) NoSQL
4 2 (3.39%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.69%) Eclipse
1 1 (1.69%) GDB
General
1 2 (3.39%) Marketing
1 2 (3.39%) Finance
1 2 (3.39%) Advertising
2 1 (1.69%) Investment Banking
2 1 (1.69%) Banking
2 1 (1.69%) Retail
2 1 (1.69%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (40.68%) Developer
2 11 (18.64%) Senior Developer
3 8 (13.56%) Software Developer
4 7 (11.86%) Software Engineer
5 5 (8.47%) Graduate
5 5 (8.47%) C# Developer
6 3 (5.08%) C++ Software Engineer
6 3 (5.08%) C++ Developer
6 3 (5.08%) Senior C# Developer
6 3 (5.08%) Graduate Software Engineer
7 2 (3.39%) Python Developer
7 2 (3.39%) Junior Software Engineer
7 2 (3.39%) Product Manager
7 2 (3.39%) Junior
8 1 (1.69%) Architect
8 1 (1.69%) C++ Software Developer
8 1 (1.69%) Senior Software Developer
8 1 (1.69%) Chief Architect
8 1 (1.69%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (1.69%) Head of Architecture
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (30.51%) .NET
1 18 (30.51%) XML
2 13 (22.03%) Web Services
3 5 (8.47%) XSL
3 5 (8.47%) HTML
3 5 (8.47%) ADO.NET
3 5 (8.47%) ASP.NET
3 5 (8.47%) CSS
3 5 (8.47%) SOAP
3 5 (8.47%) jQuery
3 5 (8.47%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (8.47%) .NET Framework
3 5 (8.47%) WCF
4 2 (3.39%) Qt
4 2 (3.39%) Java SE
4 2 (3.39%) SciPy
4 2 (3.39%) NumPy
4 2 (3.39%) OpenMP
5 1 (1.69%) OpenGL
5 1 (1.69%) POSIX
Miscellaneous
1 42 (71.19%) Mathematics
2 29 (49.15%) Physics
3 24 (40.68%) Computer Science
4 5 (8.47%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.39%) Visualisation
5 2 (3.39%) GPGPU
5 2 (3.39%) Life Science
5 2 (3.39%) Chemistry
5 2 (3.39%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.69%) Grid Computing
6 1 (1.69%) Statistics
6 1 (1.69%) Biology
6 1 (1.69%) CUDA
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.17%) Windows
1 6 (10.17%) Linux
2 1 (1.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (38.98%) Software Engineering
2 16 (27.12%) OO
3 13 (22.03%) Refactoring
3 13 (22.03%) Software Architecture
4 7 (11.86%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (10.17%) Multithreading
6 5 (8.47%) MVC
6 5 (8.47%) Load Testing
7 2 (3.39%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (3.39%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (3.39%) E-Commerce
7 2 (3.39%) Data Management
7 2 (3.39%) Information Security
7 2 (3.39%) Benchmarking
8 1 (1.69%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (1.69%) Data Analysis
8 1 (1.69%) OOD
8 1 (1.69%) Signal Processing
8 1 (1.69%) Parallel Programming
8 1 (1.69%) Image Processing
Programming Languages
1 46 (77.97%) C++
2 22 (37.29%) C#
3 20 (33.90%) Java
4 13 (22.03%) VB
4 13 (22.03%) VB.NET
5 6 (10.17%) SQL
5 6 (10.17%) C
6 5 (8.47%) Python
6 5 (8.47%) T-SQL
6 5 (8.47%) JavaScript
7 4 (6.78%) MATLAB
8 2 (3.39%) R
8 2 (3.39%) Perl
9 1 (1.69%) Embedded C
9 1 (1.69%) Fortran
Qualifications
1 30 (50.85%) PhD
2 7 (11.86%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (22.03%) QA
2 2 (3.39%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (3.39%) Ganglia
1 2 (3.39%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (3.39%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (30.51%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.08%) Oracle
3 2 (3.39%) NetApp
3 2 (3.39%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.69%) Intel
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