Period
to 23 November 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 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Grid Computing
UK
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1142 1156 1097
Rank change year-on-year +14 -59 +21
Permanent jobs citing Grid Computing 47 81 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.026% 0.043% 0.092%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.061% 0.10% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 36 49 141
UK median annual salary £49,750 £75,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.67% +7.14% +12.00%
10th Percentile £34,000 £36,250 £47,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £109,500 £115,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% -20.00% -

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 77316 77666 91267
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.92% 40.92% 41.97%
Number of salaries quoted 58373 63794 73158
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 £27,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £79,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%

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 23 November 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 23 November 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 +18 47 £49,750 -33.67% 9
London -8 29 £52,000 -43.01% 6
UK excluding London +29 18 £45,000 +12.50% 3
South East +31 7 £45,500 +30.00%
North of England +12 4 £45,000 -25.00%
East of England +4 4 £42,500 +6.25% 3
South West +9 2 £30,250 -6.92%
North West -15 2 £45,000 -25.00%
North East - 2 - -
Midlands +24 1 £32,500 -48.00%
West Midlands +15 1 £32,500 -48.00%

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 27 (57.45%) Linux
2 22 (46.81%) Unix
3 20 (42.55%) Oracle
3 20 (42.55%) Finance
4 18 (38.30%) SQL
5 13 (27.66%) Software Engineering
6 12 (25.53%) Python
7 11 (23.40%) Solaris
7 11 (23.40%) Perl
7 11 (23.40%) Red Hat
7 11 (23.40%) Shell Script
7 11 (23.40%) Degree
7 11 (23.40%) SDLC
8 10 (21.28%) Analytical Skills
9 9 (19.15%) Java
9 9 (19.15%) Banking
10 8 (17.02%) Derivative
10 8 (17.02%) C#
10 8 (17.02%) HPUX
10 8 (17.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 8 (17.02%) Analytics
10 8 (17.02%) Enterprise Software
11 7 (14.89%) Risk Analytics
11 7 (14.89%) Oracle Database
11 7 (14.89%) OTC Derivatives
11 7 (14.89%) JIRA
11 7 (14.89%) Retail Banking
11 7 (14.89%) Credit Risk
11 7 (14.89%) Wealth Management
11 7 (14.89%) Bash Shell

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 (10.64%) OpenStack
2 4 (8.51%) DataSynapse
3 3 (6.38%) Confluence
3 3 (6.38%) Jetty
3 3 (6.38%) MediaWiki
3 3 (6.38%) Tomcat
4 2 (4.26%) Apache
4 2 (4.26%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (4.26%) iPlanet
4 2 (4.26%) JBoss
4 2 (4.26%) MQSeries
4 2 (4.26%) Oracle Application Server
4 2 (4.26%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.26%) WebLogic
4 2 (4.26%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (2.13%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (2.13%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Pipeline Pilot
2 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.38%) ION MarketView
2 2 (4.26%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.38%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.13%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 1 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.13%) OpenShift
2 1 (2.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.51%) LDAP
2 2 (4.26%) DNS
2 2 (4.26%) FCoE
2 2 (4.26%) Firewall
2 2 (4.26%) iSCSI
2 2 (4.26%) NAS
2 2 (4.26%) SAN
2 2 (4.26%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.26%) VLAN
2 2 (4.26%) WAN
2 2 (4.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.89%) Oracle Database
2 4 (8.51%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (6.38%) Big Data
3 3 (6.38%) Data Mining
3 3 (6.38%) Hadoop
3 3 (6.38%) KNIME
4 2 (4.26%) NoSQL
4 2 (4.26%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.13%) MySQL
5 1 (2.13%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.13%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 7 (14.89%) JIRA
2 3 (6.38%) Bugzilla
2 3 (6.38%) Buildbot
2 3 (6.38%) Eclipse
2 3 (6.38%) FindBugs
2 3 (6.38%) JUnit
2 3 (6.38%) Log4j
2 3 (6.38%) Mercurial
2 3 (6.38%) Mockito
2 3 (6.38%) SCons
3 2 (4.26%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.13%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 20 (42.55%) Finance
2 9 (19.15%) Banking
3 7 (14.89%) Front Office
3 7 (14.89%) Investment Banking
3 7 (14.89%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.13%) Dutch Language
4 1 (2.13%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.13%) French Language
4 1 (2.13%) German Language
4 1 (2.13%) Italian Language
4 1 (2.13%) Legal
4 1 (2.13%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 7 (14.89%) Analytics Manager
1 7 (14.89%) Applications Support
1 7 (14.89%) Developer
1 7 (14.89%) Development Manager
1 7 (14.89%) Risk Analytics Manager
1 7 (14.89%) Risk Manager
2 6 (12.77%) Unix Support
3 5 (10.64%) Unix Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) Analyst
4 4 (8.51%) Java Developer
4 4 (8.51%) Linux Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) Support Analyst
5 3 (6.38%) Application Support Team Leader
5 3 (6.38%) Consultant
5 3 (6.38%) Electronic Trading Support
5 3 (6.38%) Research Scientist
5 3 (6.38%) Support Team Leader
5 3 (6.38%) Team Leader
5 3 (6.38%) Unix Analyst
5 3 (6.38%) Unix Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.64%) XML
2 4 (8.51%) Natural Language Processing
3 3 (6.38%) .NET
3 3 (6.38%) CSS
3 3 (6.38%) Guava
3 3 (6.38%) HTML
3 3 (6.38%) J2EE
3 3 (6.38%) J2SE
3 3 (6.38%) JAAS
3 3 (6.38%) jOOQ
3 3 (6.38%) Protocol Buffers
3 3 (6.38%) TensorFlow
3 3 (6.38%) Theano
3 3 (6.38%) ZeroMQ
4 1 (2.13%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.28%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (17.02%) Derivative
2 8 (17.02%) Enterprise Software
2 8 (17.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 7 (14.89%) Credit Risk
3 7 (14.89%) Equities
3 7 (14.89%) OTC Derivatives
4 3 (6.38%) Computer Science
4 3 (6.38%) Life Science
4 3 (6.38%) Reference Data
5 2 (4.26%) Client/Server
5 2 (4.26%) Clustering
5 2 (4.26%) Data Centre
5 2 (4.26%) Wiki
6 1 (2.13%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.13%) Market Risk
6 1 (2.13%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (2.13%) Reinsurance
6 1 (2.13%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 27 (57.45%) Linux
2 22 (46.81%) Unix
3 11 (23.40%) Solaris
4 8 (17.02%) HPUX
5 6 (12.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (12.77%) Windows
6 5 (10.64%) AIX
7 2 (4.26%) SUSE
8 1 (2.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.66%) Software Engineering
2 11 (23.40%) SDLC
3 8 (17.02%) Analytics
4 7 (14.89%) Asset Management
4 7 (14.89%) Credit Risk Analytics
4 7 (14.89%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (14.89%) ITIL
4 7 (14.89%) Risk Analytics
4 7 (14.89%) Wealth Management
5 6 (12.77%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (8.51%) Document Management
6 4 (8.51%) Full Text Search
7 3 (6.38%) Collaborative Working
7 3 (6.38%) Creative Thinking
7 3 (6.38%) Fraud Detection
7 3 (6.38%) Incident Management
7 3 (6.38%) Open Source
7 3 (6.38%) Problem Management
7 3 (6.38%) Risk Analysis
7 3 (6.38%) Scorecard
Programming Languages
1 18 (38.30%) SQL
2 12 (25.53%) Python
3 11 (23.40%) Perl
3 11 (23.40%) Shell Script
4 9 (19.15%) Java
5 8 (17.02%) C#
6 7 (14.89%) Bash Shell
7 5 (10.64%) C++
7 5 (10.64%) JavaScript
7 5 (10.64%) Scala
8 2 (4.26%) C
8 2 (4.26%) C-shell
8 2 (4.26%) F#
8 2 (4.26%) Go
8 2 (4.26%) Haskell
8 2 (4.26%) Korn
8 2 (4.26%) PowerShell
8 2 (4.26%) VBA
9 1 (2.13%) Lua
9 1 (2.13%) R
Qualifications
1 11 (23.40%) Degree
2 4 (8.51%) Postgraduate
3 3 (6.38%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (6.38%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.89%) Basel III
2 3 (6.38%) Solvency II
3 1 (2.13%) MiFID
System Software
1 3 (6.38%) KVM
2 2 (4.26%) GlusterFS
2 2 (4.26%) Hyper-V
2 2 (4.26%) NFS
2 2 (4.26%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (4.26%) oVirt
2 2 (4.26%) Samba
2 2 (4.26%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.13%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.13%) Docker
3 1 (2.13%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.13%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (6.38%) Ansible
1 3 (6.38%) ITRS Geneos
2 2 (4.26%) Nagios
2 2 (4.26%) OpenView
2 2 (4.26%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 20 (42.55%) Oracle
2 11 (23.40%) Red Hat
3 3 (6.38%) Bloomberg
3 3 (6.38%) Cisco
3 3 (6.38%) HP
3 3 (6.38%) ION Trading
3 3 (6.38%) Reuters
3 3 (6.38%) VMware
4 2 (4.26%) Apple
4 2 (4.26%) Cognos
4 2 (4.26%) F5
4 2 (4.26%) Opsware
4 2 (4.26%) PlateSpin
4 2 (4.26%) Sun
4 2 (4.26%) Veritas
5 1 (2.13%) Adobe
5 1 (2.13%) Citrix
5 1 (2.13%) Google
5 1 (2.13%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.13%) TIBCO