The table below looks at the statistics 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 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Parallel Computing
Rank 895 883 848
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -35
Permanent jobs citing Parallel Computing 4 27 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.023% 0.031%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.004% 0.028% 0.038%
Number of salaries quoted 3 24 33
Average salary £31,500 £46,250 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.89% -33.92%
UK excluding London average salary £31,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-21.25% +6.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
94518 96399 86950
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 85.17% 82.80% 81.73%
Number of salaries quoted 77981 76960 71128
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 September 2015 within the UK.

Parallel Computing Salary Histogram in the UK

Parallel Computing
Top 8 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 September 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -3 2 £65,000 +40.54% 7
Edinburgh - 2 £31,500 -
Scotland - 2 £31,500 -
City of London +30 1 £65,000 +26.82%
South East +1 1 - - 1
London -3 1 £65,000 +1.96%
Oxford - 1 - - 1
Oxfordshire - 1 - - 1

Parallel Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) C++
3 4 (50.00%) Windows
3 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (50.00%) Degree
4 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (37.50%) VMware
5 2 (25.00%) Military
5 2 (25.00%) CAD
5 2 (25.00%) CAE
5 2 (25.00%) Aerospace
5 2 (25.00%) HNC
5 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (25.00%) Dell
5 2 (25.00%) Python
5 2 (25.00%) Multithreading
5 2 (25.00%) Qt
5 2 (25.00%) Finite Element Analysis
5 2 (25.00%) Physics
5 2 (25.00%) QA
5 2 (25.00%) OpenMP
5 2 (25.00%) GPGPU
5 2 (25.00%) WebGL
6 1 (12.50%) OpenCV
6 1 (12.50%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (12.50%) KVM
6 1 (12.50%) InfiniBand
6 1 (12.50%) Algorithms
6 1 (12.50%) GNU Octave
6 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell

Parallel Computing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 1 (12.50%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) GNU Octave
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) VPN
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) VLAN
1 1 (12.50%) NAS
1 1 (12.50%) InfiniBand
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 1 (12.50%) Mercurial
1 1 (12.50%) GCC
General
1 2 (25.00%) Aerospace
1 2 (25.00%) Military
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) C++ Developer
3 2 (25.00%) C++ Software Developer
3 2 (25.00%) C++ Applications Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Applications Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Software Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Principal Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) OpenMP
1 2 (25.00%) Qt
1 2 (25.00%) WebGL
2 1 (12.50%) OpenCV
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Physics
1 2 (25.00%) GPGPU
2 1 (12.50%) CUDA
2 1 (12.50%) Algorithms
2 1 (12.50%) Wiki
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) Grid Computing
2 1 (12.50%) Statistics
2 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Finite Element Analysis
2 2 (25.00%) Multithreading
2 2 (25.00%) CAD
2 2 (25.00%) CAE
3 1 (12.50%) Data Security
3 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Statistical Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) C++
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) Python
3 1 (12.50%) Fortran
3 1 (12.50%) MATLAB
3 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
3 1 (12.50%) R
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) C
3 1 (12.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (25.00%) HNC
3 1 (12.50%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 1 (12.50%) XenServer
2 1 (12.50%) KVM
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) Dell
3 1 (12.50%) Intel
3 1 (12.50%) Sun
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: to £45,000 DoE
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge
ECM Selection
Salary: to £40k
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: c£45,000 DoE + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago