The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Grid Computing in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Grid Computing over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Grid Computing
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs citing Grid Computing 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £52,500 £35,657
% change year-on-year
-19.04% +47.23%
Grid Computing
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1570 1509 1441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 29.86% 30.80% 28.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1320 1276 1221
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,104 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
- +4.57%

Grid Computing
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Grid Computing across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Grid Computing Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Grid Computing
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Grid Computing across the West Midlands region.

Grid Computing Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Grid Computing
Top 13 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (100.00%) Middleware
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Web Development
1 3 (100.00%) Haskell
1 3 (100.00%) Erlang
1 3 (100.00%) F#
1 3 (100.00%) Scala
1 3 (100.00%) Complex Event Processing
1 3 (100.00%) Low Latency
1 3 (100.00%) Functional Programming

Grid Computing
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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.

General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Middleware Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (100.00%) Web Development
1 3 (100.00%) Complex Event Processing
1 3 (100.00%) Low Latency
1 3 (100.00%) Functional Programming
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Haskell
1 3 (100.00%) Erlang
1 3 (100.00%) F#
1 3 (100.00%) Scala