The table below looks at the prevalence of the term GPGPU in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited GPGPU over the 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

General-Purpose Computing on Graphics Processing Units (GPGPU)
UK
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 881 - 974
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing GPGPU 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.002% - 0.001%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.005% - 0.002%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Median salary £65,000 - -
UK excluding London median salary - - -

GPGPU is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 36971 40737 45408
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 42.03% 41.37% 40.94%
Number of salaries quoted 28915 33318 36224
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  

GPGPU
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing GPGPU as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for GPGPU in the UK

GPGPU
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GPGPU.

Salary trend for GPGPU in the UK

GPGPU
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GPGPU within the UK over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England - 2 £65,000 -
London - 2 £65,000 -

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT jobs citing GPGPU also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for GPGPU.

1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Unix
2 3 (50.00%) C++
2 3 (50.00%) DHCP
2 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (50.00%) VPN
2 3 (50.00%) DNS
2 3 (50.00%) IBM
2 3 (50.00%) SAN
2 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (50.00%) Python
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) Debian
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 3 (50.00%) VLAN
2 3 (50.00%) Robotics
2 3 (50.00%) Biology
2 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (50.00%) CentOS
2 3 (50.00%) iSCSI
2 3 (50.00%) GPFS
2 3 (50.00%) vSphere
2 3 (50.00%) CUDA
3 2 (33.33%) VCP6
3 2 (33.33%) Augmented Reality
3 2 (33.33%) VCP5
3 2 (33.33%) Mathematics

GPGPU
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) DHCP
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
1 3 (50.00%) iSCSI
1 3 (50.00%) SAN
1 3 (50.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (50.00%) VLAN
1 3 (50.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) CMake
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (16.67%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Optimisation Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Research Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Storage Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) C++ Developer
2 1 (16.67%) C++ Software Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 1 (16.67%) OpenCL
1 1 (16.67%) OpenCV
1 1 (16.67%) OpenGL
1 1 (16.67%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (50.00%) CUDA
1 3 (50.00%) Robotics
2 2 (33.33%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) CentOS
2 3 (50.00%) Debian
2 3 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 3 (50.00%) Unix
3 1 (16.67%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Biology
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
3 1 (16.67%) Data Management
3 1 (16.67%) Machine Learning
3 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
3 1 (16.67%) Physics
3 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) C++
1 3 (50.00%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (33.33%) PhD
2 2 (33.33%) VCP5
2 2 (33.33%) VCP6
3 1 (16.67%) Degree
3 1 (16.67%) Postgraduate
3 1 (16.67%) RHCE
System Software
1 3 (50.00%) GPFS
1 3 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (16.67%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) IBM
1 3 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (50.00%) VMware