Period
to 20 October 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Grid Computing in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Grid Computing over the 6 months to 20 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Grid Computing
UK
6 months to
20 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1150 1154 1096
Rank change year-on-year +4 -58 +5
Permanent jobs citing Grid Computing 42 74 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.024% 0.039% 0.100%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.056% 0.094% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 30 42 165
UK median annual salary £45,250 £70,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.36% - +12.00%
10th Percentile £33,725 £36,375 £47,500
90th Percentile £94,625 £106,125 £120,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -22.73% -

Grid Computing is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 75372 78335 91307
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.26% 41.03% 41.62%
Number of salaries quoted 56578 64226 73065
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Grid Computing
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Grid Computing as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Grid Computing in the UK

Grid Computing
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Grid Computing in the UK

Grid Computing
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Grid Computing over the 6 months to 20 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Grid Computing in the UK

Grid Computing
Top 11 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Grid Computing within the UK over the 6 months to 20 October 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +41 42 £45,250 -39.67% 4
London +12 22 £75,000 - 3
UK excluding London +41 20 £45,000 +5.88% 1
South East +49 7 £45,500 +13.75%
East of England +9 7 £45,000 +20.00%
North of England +3 3 £45,000 -25.00%
Midlands +38 2 £32,500 -48.00%
West Midlands +23 2 £32,500 -48.00%
North East - 2 - -
South West +19 1 £32,500 - 1
North West -15 1 £45,000 -25.00%

For the 6 months to 20 October 2017, IT jobs citing Grid Computing 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 Grid Computing.

1 21 (50.00%) Linux
2 16 (38.10%) Software Engineering
3 14 (33.33%) Unix
3 14 (33.33%) Java
4 13 (30.95%) Oracle
4 13 (30.95%) Python
4 13 (30.95%) SDLC
5 12 (28.57%) Degree
6 11 (26.19%) Finance
6 11 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
7 10 (23.81%) XML
7 10 (23.81%) C#
7 10 (23.81%) Perl
7 10 (23.81%) SQL
7 10 (23.81%) Solaris
7 10 (23.81%) Red Hat
8 9 (21.43%) Banking
9 8 (19.05%) Derivative
9 8 (19.05%) JavaScript
9 8 (19.05%) HPUX
9 8 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
10 7 (16.67%) Oracle Database
10 7 (16.67%) OTC Derivatives
10 7 (16.67%) Credit Risk Analytics
10 7 (16.67%) Credit Risk
10 7 (16.67%) Basel III
10 7 (16.67%) Risk Analytics
10 7 (16.67%) Analytics
10 7 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)

Grid Computing
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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (11.90%) OpenStack
2 3 (7.14%) DataSynapse
2 3 (7.14%) Jetty
2 3 (7.14%) MediaWiki
3 2 (4.76%) Apache
3 2 (4.76%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (4.76%) Confluence
3 2 (4.76%) iPlanet
3 2 (4.76%) JBoss
3 2 (4.76%) MQSeries
3 2 (4.76%) Oracle Application Server
3 2 (4.76%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.76%) Tomcat
3 2 (4.76%) WebLogic
3 2 (4.76%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (2.38%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Pipeline Pilot
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) ION MarketView
1 2 (4.76%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.76%) Adobe Creative Cloud
1 2 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.38%) OpenShift
2 1 (2.38%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) LDAP
2 2 (4.76%) DNS
2 2 (4.76%) FCoE
2 2 (4.76%) Firewall
2 2 (4.76%) iSCSI
2 2 (4.76%) NAS
2 2 (4.76%) SAN
2 2 (4.76%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.76%) VLAN
2 2 (4.76%) WAN
3 1 (2.38%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 4 (9.52%) Big Data
2 4 (9.52%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (7.14%) Data Mining
3 3 (7.14%) Hadoop
3 3 (7.14%) KNIME
3 3 (7.14%) Text Mining
4 1 (2.38%) MySQL
4 1 (2.38%) NoSQL
4 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
4 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (16.67%) JIRA
2 3 (7.14%) Bugzilla
2 3 (7.14%) Buildbot
2 3 (7.14%) Eclipse
2 3 (7.14%) FindBugs
2 3 (7.14%) JUnit
2 3 (7.14%) Log4j
2 3 (7.14%) Mercurial
2 3 (7.14%) Mockito
2 3 (7.14%) SCons
3 2 (4.76%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.38%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.38%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.38%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (2.38%) Selenium
4 1 (2.38%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (26.19%) Finance
2 9 (21.43%) Banking
3 7 (16.67%) Investment Banking
3 7 (16.67%) Retail Banking
4 6 (14.29%) Front Office
5 1 (2.38%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 9 (21.43%) Developer
2 7 (16.67%) Analytics Manager
2 7 (16.67%) Development Manager
2 7 (16.67%) Java Developer
2 7 (16.67%) Risk Analytics Manager
2 7 (16.67%) Risk Manager
3 4 (9.52%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (7.14%) Java Software Developer
4 3 (7.14%) Research Scientist
4 3 (7.14%) Software Developer
4 3 (7.14%) Team Leader
5 2 (4.76%) AIX Engineer
5 2 (4.76%) Applications Support
5 2 (4.76%) Consultant
5 2 (4.76%) Designer
5 2 (4.76%) JavaScript Developer
5 2 (4.76%) SQL Developer
5 2 (4.76%) Support Team Leader
5 2 (4.76%) UI Designer
5 2 (4.76%) Visual Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (23.81%) XML
2 6 (14.29%) Natural Language Processing
3 4 (9.52%) CSS
3 4 (9.52%) HTML
4 3 (7.14%) Guava
4 3 (7.14%) J2SE
4 3 (7.14%) JAAS
4 3 (7.14%) jOOQ
4 3 (7.14%) Protocol Buffers
4 3 (7.14%) TensorFlow
4 3 (7.14%) Theano
4 3 (7.14%) ZeroMQ
5 2 (4.76%) J2EE
6 1 (2.38%) .NET
6 1 (2.38%) Boost C++ Libraries
6 1 (2.38%) Hibernate
6 1 (2.38%) LAMP
6 1 (2.38%) Spring
6 1 (2.38%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (19.05%) Derivative
2 7 (16.67%) Credit Risk
2 7 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (16.67%) Equities
2 7 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 7 (16.67%) OTC Derivatives
3 3 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.14%) Life Science
4 2 (4.76%) Clustering
4 2 (4.76%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.76%) Reference Data
5 1 (2.38%) Algorithms
5 1 (2.38%) Credit Derivative
5 1 (2.38%) Fixed Income
5 1 (2.38%) Market Risk
5 1 (2.38%) Mobile Banking
5 1 (2.38%) Reinsurance
5 1 (2.38%) Social Media
5 1 (2.38%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 21 (50.00%) Linux
2 14 (33.33%) Unix
3 10 (23.81%) Solaris
4 8 (19.05%) HPUX
5 6 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (14.29%) Windows
6 5 (11.90%) AIX
7 2 (4.76%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (38.10%) Software Engineering
2 13 (30.95%) SDLC
3 11 (26.19%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (16.67%) Analytics
4 7 (16.67%) Asset Management
4 7 (16.67%) Credit Risk Analytics
4 7 (16.67%) Risk Analytics
4 7 (16.67%) Wealth Management
5 6 (14.29%) Document Management
5 6 (14.29%) Full Text Search
6 5 (11.90%) ITIL
7 4 (9.52%) Data Visualisation
7 4 (9.52%) Visualisation
8 3 (7.14%) Creative Thinking
8 3 (7.14%) Deep Learning
8 3 (7.14%) High Availability
8 3 (7.14%) Machine Learning
8 3 (7.14%) Open Source
8 3 (7.14%) Risk Analysis
8 3 (7.14%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 14 (33.33%) Java
2 13 (30.95%) Python
3 10 (23.81%) C#
3 10 (23.81%) Perl
3 10 (23.81%) SQL
4 8 (19.05%) JavaScript
5 6 (14.29%) Bash Shell
5 6 (14.29%) C++
6 4 (9.52%) Scala
6 4 (9.52%) Shell Script
7 3 (7.14%) Lua
8 2 (4.76%) C
8 2 (4.76%) C-shell
8 2 (4.76%) Korn
9 1 (2.38%) F#
9 1 (2.38%) Go
9 1 (2.38%) Haskell
9 1 (2.38%) R
Qualifications
1 12 (28.57%) Degree
2 6 (14.29%) Postgraduate
3 3 (7.14%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (7.14%) Master's Degree
4 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (16.67%) Basel III
2 2 (4.76%) Solvency II
System Software
1 3 (7.14%) KVM
1 3 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.76%) Hyper-V
2 2 (4.76%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (4.76%) Samba
2 2 (4.76%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (2.38%) Docker
3 1 (2.38%) GlusterFS
3 1 (2.38%) LXC
3 1 (2.38%) NFS
3 1 (2.38%) oVirt
3 1 (2.38%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.38%) vSphere
3 1 (2.38%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) Ansible
2 2 (4.76%) ITRS Geneos
2 2 (4.76%) OpenView
3 1 (2.38%) Nagios
3 1 (2.38%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 13 (30.95%) Oracle
2 10 (23.81%) Red Hat
3 3 (7.14%) HP
3 3 (7.14%) VMware
4 2 (4.76%) Adobe
4 2 (4.76%) Bloomberg
4 2 (4.76%) Cisco
4 2 (4.76%) Cognos
4 2 (4.76%) F5
4 2 (4.76%) ION Trading
4 2 (4.76%) Opsware
4 2 (4.76%) PlateSpin
4 2 (4.76%) Reuters
4 2 (4.76%) Sun
4 2 (4.76%) Veritas
5 1 (2.38%) Apple
5 1 (2.38%) Google
5 1 (2.38%) TIBCO