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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Parallel Computing
Rank 880 843 895
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +52
Permanent jobs citing Parallel Computing 37 40 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.036% 0.022%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.038% 0.046% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 35 40 27
Average salary £55,000 £66,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.98% +32.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £54,900 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £82,500 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £62,500 £90,000
% change year-on-year
-12.00% -30.55%
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
97509 87535 96223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.37% 78.84% 76.56%
Number of salaries quoted 78334 71800 81781
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%

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 18 April 2014 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 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -49 37 £55,000 -16.98% 4
South East +7 26 £57,500 -8.00% 1
Oxfordshire - 26 £57,500 -
Oxford - 26 £57,500 -
London -75 9 £42,500 -43.33% 2
East of England -12 2 £34,000 - 1
Cambridge - 2 £34,000 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 2 £34,000 - 1

Parallel Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 42 (79.25%) C++
2 41 (77.36%) PhD
3 38 (71.70%) Mathematics
3 38 (71.70%) Physics
4 31 (58.49%) Computer Science
5 16 (30.19%) Software Engineering
6 12 (22.64%) Java
7 10 (18.87%) C#
7 10 (18.87%) Degree
8 7 (13.21%) Windows
8 7 (13.21%) Linux
9 6 (11.32%) OO
9 6 (11.32%) C
9 6 (11.32%) MATLAB
9 6 (11.32%) Finance
10 5 (9.43%) Equities
10 5 (9.43%) Python
10 5 (9.43%) Front Office
11 4 (7.55%) Electronics
11 4 (7.55%) Telecoms
11 4 (7.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 4 (7.55%) UNIX
11 4 (7.55%) STL
11 4 (7.55%) Games
11 4 (7.55%) Derivative
11 4 (7.55%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
11 4 (7.55%) Boost C++ Libraries
11 4 (7.55%) Analytics
12 3 (5.66%) NoSQL
12 3 (5.66%) MongoDB

Parallel Computing
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 1 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (1.89%) Apache Solr
1 1 (1.89%) Apache
1 1 (1.89%) Tomcat
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.66%) NoSQL
1 3 (5.66%) MongoDB
1 3 (5.66%) Hadoop
2 2 (3.77%) Big Data
3 1 (1.89%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.89%) HBase
3 1 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.89%) MySQL
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (11.32%) Finance
2 5 (9.43%) Front Office
3 4 (7.55%) Electronics
3 4 (7.55%) Telecoms
3 4 (7.55%) Games
4 2 (3.77%) Advertising
4 2 (3.77%) Investment Banking
4 2 (3.77%) Banking
5 1 (1.89%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (33.96%) Developer
2 8 (15.09%) Software Engineer
3 7 (13.21%) C++ Developer
4 5 (9.43%) C++ Software Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) Software Developer
5 4 (7.55%) Quantitative Developer
5 4 (7.55%) C++ Quantitative Developer
6 3 (5.66%) Graduate Software Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) Java Software Developer
6 3 (5.66%) Java Developer
6 3 (5.66%) Graduate
7 2 (3.77%) Junior
7 2 (3.77%) C# Developer
7 2 (3.77%) Junior Software Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Head of Architecture
8 1 (1.89%) WPF Developer
8 1 (1.89%) C++ Software Developer
8 1 (1.89%) Senior C# Developer
8 1 (1.89%) Chief Architect
8 1 (1.89%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.55%) STL
1 4 (7.55%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 3 (5.66%) HTML
2 3 (5.66%) CSS
3 2 (3.77%) .NET
3 2 (3.77%) Java SE
3 2 (3.77%) WPF
4 1 (1.89%) WCF
4 1 (1.89%) OpenMP
4 1 (1.89%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 38 (71.70%) Mathematics
1 38 (71.70%) Physics
2 31 (58.49%) Computer Science
3 5 (9.43%) Equities
4 4 (7.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 4 (7.55%) Derivative
4 4 (7.55%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
5 3 (5.66%) Grid Computing
6 1 (1.89%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 7 (13.21%) Windows
1 7 (13.21%) Linux
2 4 (7.55%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (30.19%) Software Engineering
2 6 (11.32%) OO
3 4 (7.55%) Analytics
4 2 (3.77%) E-Commerce
4 2 (3.77%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (1.89%) Memory Management
5 1 (1.89%) MVVM
5 1 (1.89%) Multithreading
5 1 (1.89%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (79.25%) C++
2 12 (22.64%) Java
3 10 (18.87%) C#
4 6 (11.32%) C
4 6 (11.32%) MATLAB
5 5 (9.43%) Python
6 3 (5.66%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.89%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.89%) SQL
7 1 (1.89%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 41 (77.36%) PhD
2 10 (18.87%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.89%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.89%) Puppet
1 1 (1.89%) Cacti
1 1 (1.89%) Ganglia
1 1 (1.89%) Nagios
Vendors
1 1 (1.89%) VMware
1 1 (1.89%) Intel
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