Period
to 18 February 2018

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 18 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Grid Computing
UK
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1135 1098 1152
Rank change year-on-year -37 +54 -76
Permanent jobs citing Grid Computing 59 80 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.034% 0.046% 0.075%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.081% 0.11% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 48 60 110
UK median annual salary £51,000 £41,250 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.64% -38.89% +8.00%
10th Percentile £42,450 £36,250 £39,995
90th Percentile £115,000 £108,750 £107,875
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,250 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +13.13% -20.00% -18.37%

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 72,656 70,988 89,197
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.70% 40.65% 42.33%
Number of salaries quoted 57,054 58,029 71,630
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.17% +6.67%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £81,250 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £43,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.18% - +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 18 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Grid Computing in the UK

Grid Computing
Top 8 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 18 February 2018. 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 -31 59 £51,000 +23.64% 9
London +3 48 £56,000 -25.33% 6
UK excluding London -10 11 £45,250 +13.13% 3
South East +6 5 £45,500 +25.52% 3
North of England +13 4 £45,000 -25.00%
South West +5 2 £30,250 -6.92%
North West -12 2 £45,000 -25.00%
North East - 2 - -

For the 6 months to 18 February 2018, IT jobs citing Grid Computing also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for Grid Computing.

1 41 (69.49%) Finance
2 36 (61.02%) Unix
3 32 (54.24%) Linux
4 28 (47.46%) Oracle
5 25 (42.37%) SQL
6 20 (33.90%) Shell Script
7 18 (30.51%) Python
7 18 (30.51%) Front Office
8 17 (28.81%) Disaster Recovery
8 17 (28.81%) Banking
9 14 (23.73%) Analytics
10 12 (20.34%) Bash Shell
10 12 (20.34%) Multithreading
10 12 (20.34%) Analytical Skills
11 11 (18.64%) Derivative
11 11 (18.64%) C++
11 11 (18.64%) Perl
12 10 (16.95%) Degree
12 10 (16.95%) Incident Management
12 10 (16.95%) Problem Management
12 10 (16.95%) Solvency II
13 9 (15.25%) Enterprise Software
14 8 (13.56%) Risk Analytics
14 8 (13.56%) Oracle Database
14 8 (13.56%) Credit Risk
14 8 (13.56%) ITIL
14 8 (13.56%) Java
14 8 (13.56%) C#
14 8 (13.56%) Solaris
14 8 (13.56%) 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 (8.47%) DataSynapse
2 4 (6.78%) Tomcat
3 3 (5.08%) Confluence
4 2 (3.39%) Apache
4 2 (3.39%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (3.39%) IIS
4 2 (3.39%) iPlanet
4 2 (3.39%) JBoss
4 2 (3.39%) MQSeries
4 2 (3.39%) OpenStack
4 2 (3.39%) Oracle Application Server
4 2 (3.39%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.39%) WebLogic
4 2 (3.39%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (1.69%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (1.69%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.69%) Maya
Business Applications
1 3 (5.08%) ION MarketView
2 2 (3.39%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.08%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.39%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.69%) OpenShift
3 1 (1.69%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.39%) DNS
1 2 (3.39%) FCoE
1 2 (3.39%) Firewall
1 2 (3.39%) iSCSI
1 2 (3.39%) NAS
1 2 (3.39%) SAN
1 2 (3.39%) TCP/IP
1 2 (3.39%) VLAN
1 2 (3.39%) WAN
1 2 (3.39%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (13.56%) Oracle Database
2 3 (5.08%) Data Mining
3 2 (3.39%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.69%) Big Data
4 1 (1.69%) Hazelcast
4 1 (1.69%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.69%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (11.86%) JIRA
2 2 (3.39%) Git (software)
General
1 41 (69.49%) Finance
2 18 (30.51%) Front Office
3 17 (28.81%) Banking
4 7 (11.86%) Investment Banking
4 7 (11.86%) Retail Banking
5 4 (6.78%) Financial Institution
6 2 (3.39%) Dutch Language
6 2 (3.39%) French Language
6 2 (3.39%) German Language
6 2 (3.39%) Italian Language
6 2 (3.39%) Spanish Language
7 1 (1.69%) Games
7 1 (1.69%) Legal
7 1 (1.69%) Portuguese Language
7 1 (1.69%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 17 (28.81%) Applications Support
2 15 (25.42%) Analyst
3 14 (23.73%) Developer
4 13 (22.03%) Support Analyst
5 10 (16.95%) Applications Support Analyst
6 8 (13.56%) C++ Developer
6 8 (13.56%) Unix Support
7 7 (11.86%) Analytics Manager
7 7 (11.86%) Development Manager
7 7 (11.86%) Risk Analytics Manager
7 7 (11.86%) Risk Manager
8 6 (10.17%) Senior C++ Developer
8 6 (10.17%) Senior Developer
9 5 (8.47%) Front Office C++ Developer
9 5 (8.47%) Front Office Developer
9 5 (8.47%) Low Latency C++ Developer
9 5 (8.47%) Unix Engineer
10 4 (6.78%) Consultant
10 4 (6.78%) Linux Support
10 4 (6.78%) Unix Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.78%) .NET
1 4 (6.78%) J2EE
1 4 (6.78%) LDAP
2 3 (5.08%) TensorFlow
2 3 (5.08%) Theano
3 1 (1.69%) V-Ray
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.34%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (18.64%) Derivative
3 9 (15.25%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (13.56%) Credit Risk
4 8 (13.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 7 (11.86%) Equities
5 7 (11.86%) OTC Derivatives
6 3 (5.08%) Computer Science
6 3 (5.08%) Reference Data
7 2 (3.39%) Client/Server
7 2 (3.39%) Clustering
7 2 (3.39%) Data Centre
7 2 (3.39%) Equity Derivative
7 2 (3.39%) Wiki
8 1 (1.69%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.69%) Animation
8 1 (1.69%) Mobile Banking
8 1 (1.69%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 36 (61.02%) Unix
2 32 (54.24%) Linux
3 8 (13.56%) Solaris
4 7 (11.86%) Windows
5 5 (8.47%) HPUX
6 3 (5.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (3.39%) AIX
7 2 (3.39%) SUSE
7 2 (3.39%) Windows Server
8 1 (1.69%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.69%) Windows 10
8 1 (1.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (28.81%) Disaster Recovery
2 14 (23.73%) Analytics
3 12 (20.34%) Multithreading
4 10 (16.95%) Incident Management
4 10 (16.95%) Problem Management
5 8 (13.56%) ITIL
5 8 (13.56%) Risk Analytics
6 7 (11.86%) Asset Management
6 7 (11.86%) Credit Risk Analytics
6 7 (11.86%) Low Latency
6 7 (11.86%) SDLC
6 7 (11.86%) Service Management
6 7 (11.86%) Software Engineering
6 7 (11.86%) Wealth Management
7 6 (10.17%) OO
8 4 (6.78%) High Availability
9 3 (5.08%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (5.08%) Cybersecurity
9 3 (5.08%) Machine Learning
9 3 (5.08%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 25 (42.37%) SQL
2 20 (33.90%) Shell Script
3 18 (30.51%) Python
4 12 (20.34%) Bash Shell
5 11 (18.64%) C++
5 11 (18.64%) Perl
6 8 (13.56%) C#
6 8 (13.56%) Java
7 6 (10.17%) Ruby
8 5 (8.47%) Scala
9 4 (6.78%) PowerShell
9 4 (6.78%) VBA
10 3 (5.08%) C
11 2 (3.39%) C-shell
11 2 (3.39%) F#
11 2 (3.39%) Go
11 2 (3.39%) Haskell
11 2 (3.39%) Korn
11 2 (3.39%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 10 (16.95%) Degree
2 3 (5.08%) Computer Science Degree
2 3 (5.08%) Master's Degree
2 3 (5.08%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (16.95%) Solvency II
2 7 (11.86%) Basel III
3 1 (1.69%) MiFID
System Software
1 2 (3.39%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.39%) GlusterFS
1 2 (3.39%) Hyper-V
1 2 (3.39%) KVM
1 2 (3.39%) NFS
1 2 (3.39%) Oracle RAC
1 2 (3.39%) oVirt
1 2 (3.39%) Samba
1 2 (3.39%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 2 (3.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.69%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (5.08%) ITRS Geneos
2 2 (3.39%) Nagios
2 2 (3.39%) OpenView
2 2 (3.39%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 28 (47.46%) Oracle
2 8 (13.56%) Red Hat
3 4 (6.78%) Bloomberg
3 4 (6.78%) Cisco
3 4 (6.78%) Reuters
3 4 (6.78%) VMware
4 3 (5.08%) ION Trading
5 2 (3.39%) Apple
5 2 (3.39%) Citrix
5 2 (3.39%) Cognos
5 2 (3.39%) F5
5 2 (3.39%) HP
5 2 (3.39%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.39%) Opsware
5 2 (3.39%) PlateSpin
5 2 (3.39%) Sun
5 2 (3.39%) Veritas
6 1 (1.69%) Sybase
6 1 (1.69%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.69%) TOWER Software