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 3 months to 27 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Grid Computing
UK
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 820 875 884
Rank change year-on-year +55 +9  
Permanent jobs citing Grid Computing 45 75 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.052% 0.072% 0.091%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.13% 0.17% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 42 53 79
Median salary £47,500 £70,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -32.14% +7.69%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £48,000
10% offered a salary of more than £120,000 £99,500 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £56,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year -28.88% +25.00%  

Grid Computing 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 35226 44197 45139
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 40.95% 42.60% 40.78%
Number of salaries quoted 28476 35751 35689
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 £30,000 £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%  

Grid Computing
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 3 months to 27 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Grid Computing in the UK

Grid Computing
Top 13 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 3 months to 27 April 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 +84 45 £47,500 -32.14% 6
London +47 23 £106,250 +46.55% 2
City of London +48 13 £120,000 +166.66% 1
Cambridgeshire - 13 £40,000 - 1
Cambridge - 13 £40,000 - 1
East of England - 13 £40,000 - 1
South East - 9 £45,000 - 3
Hampshire - 5 £42,500 - 1
Surrey - 4 £50,000 -
Basingstoke - 3 £45,000 - 1
Staines - 2 - -
Southampton - 2 £40,000 -
Reigate - 2 £50,000 -

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 72 (75.79%) Java
2 48 (50.53%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (49.47%) XML
4 37 (38.95%) Degree
5 33 (34.74%) Visualisation
5 33 (34.74%) Data Visualisation
6 28 (29.47%) C#
6 28 (29.47%) C++
7 27 (28.42%) Spring
8 26 (27.37%) SQL
9 24 (25.26%) Python
9 24 (25.26%) Hibernate
10 23 (24.21%) Linux
11 22 (23.16%) Front Office
11 22 (23.16%) Finance
12 21 (22.11%) Multithreading
13 20 (21.05%) Banking
14 18 (18.95%) Software Engineering
15 17 (17.89%) Computer Science
16 16 (16.84%) Unix
16 16 (16.84%) Windows
17 15 (15.79%) Derivative
17 15 (15.79%) Scala
17 15 (15.79%) DevOps
18 14 (14.74%) Multithreaded Programming
18 14 (14.74%) Continuous Integration
19 12 (12.63%) Fixed Income
19 12 (12.63%) SQL Server
19 12 (12.63%) SOA
19 12 (12.63%) Big Data

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 2 (2.11%) Apache Pig
1 2 (2.11%) Apache Spark
1 2 (2.11%) DataSynapse
1 2 (2.11%) IIS
2 1 (1.05%) Apache
2 1 (1.05%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (2.11%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.21%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (3.16%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.05%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.47%) Kerberos
2 7 (7.37%) SSL
3 1 (1.05%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (12.63%) Big Data
1 12 (12.63%) SQL Server
2 9 (9.47%) Apache Cassandra
3 8 (8.42%) NoSQL
4 6 (6.32%) MySQL
5 5 (5.26%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.11%) Apache Hive
6 2 (2.11%) HBase
6 2 (2.11%) Mahout
6 2 (2.11%) Sqoop
6 2 (2.11%) Text Mining
7 1 (1.05%) CouchDB
7 1 (1.05%) MariaDB
7 1 (1.05%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.05%) Neo4j
7 1 (1.05%) PostgreSQL
7 1 (1.05%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (3.16%) JUnit
1 3 (3.16%) Octopus Deploy
1 3 (3.16%) Selenium
1 3 (3.16%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.11%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.05%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.05%) NUnit
3 1 (1.05%) Visual Studio
General
1 22 (23.16%) Finance
1 22 (23.16%) Front Office
2 20 (21.05%) Banking
3 8 (8.42%) Investment Banking
4 3 (3.16%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.11%) Dutch Language
5 2 (2.11%) French Language
5 2 (2.11%) German Language
5 2 (2.11%) Italian Language
5 2 (2.11%) Spanish Language
6 1 (1.05%) Games
6 1 (1.05%) Legal
Job Titles
1 57 (60.00%) Developer
2 42 (44.21%) Java Developer
3 11 (11.58%) Development Team Leader
3 11 (11.58%) Team Leader
4 10 (10.53%) C++ Developer
4 10 (10.53%) DevOps Engineer
4 10 (10.53%) Java Development Team Leader
4 10 (10.53%) Java Team Leader
5 9 (9.47%) Software Developer
6 8 (8.42%) Scala Developer
7 7 (7.37%) DevOps Systems Engineer
7 7 (7.37%) Java Software Developer
7 7 (7.37%) Junior
7 7 (7.37%) Junior DevOps
7 7 (7.37%) Junior DevOps Engineer
7 7 (7.37%) Junior Systems Engineer
7 7 (7.37%) Systems Engineer
8 6 (6.32%) Java Scala Developer
9 5 (5.26%) C++ Software Developer
10 4 (4.21%) Big Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (49.47%) XML
2 27 (28.42%) Spring
3 24 (25.26%) Hibernate
4 6 (6.32%) .NET
4 6 (6.32%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 6 (6.32%) STL
5 5 (5.26%) Natural Language Processing
6 3 (3.16%) ActiveMQ
6 3 (3.16%) FIX Protocol
6 3 (3.16%) JMS
6 3 (3.16%) Kafka
6 3 (3.16%) Spring Boot
7 2 (2.11%) ASP.NET
7 2 (2.11%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (1.05%) Akka
8 1 (1.05%) COM
8 1 (1.05%) HTML
8 1 (1.05%) HTML5
8 1 (1.05%) POSIX
8 1 (1.05%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 17 (17.89%) Computer Science
2 15 (15.79%) Derivative
3 12 (12.63%) Fixed Income
4 11 (11.58%) Data Structures
4 11 (11.58%) Equities
4 11 (11.58%) Fintech
5 10 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
5 10 (10.53%) Credit Derivative
6 8 (8.42%) Hedge funds
7 7 (7.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 4 (4.21%) Greenfield Project
8 4 (4.21%) Market Risk
9 3 (3.16%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 2 (2.11%) Client/Server
10 2 (2.11%) Data Centre
10 2 (2.11%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (2.11%) Management Information System
11 1 (1.05%) Algorithms
11 1 (1.05%) Reference Data
11 1 (1.05%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (24.21%) Linux
2 16 (16.84%) Unix
2 16 (16.84%) Windows
3 2 (2.11%) Solaris
3 2 (2.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (50.53%) Agile Software Development
2 33 (34.74%) Data Visualisation
2 33 (34.74%) Visualisation
3 21 (22.11%) Multithreading
4 18 (18.95%) Software Engineering
5 15 (15.79%) DevOps
6 14 (14.74%) Continuous Integration
6 14 (14.74%) Multithreaded Programming
7 12 (12.63%) SOA
8 11 (11.58%) Low Latency
9 9 (9.47%) Data Management
9 9 (9.47%) Open Source
9 9 (9.47%) TDD
10 8 (8.42%) High Availability
10 8 (8.42%) High-Frequency Trading
10 8 (8.42%) SDLC
11 7 (7.37%) Parallel Computing
11 7 (7.37%) Release Management
12 5 (5.26%) Document Management
12 5 (5.26%) OO
Programming Languages
1 72 (75.79%) Java
2 28 (29.47%) C#
2 28 (29.47%) C++
3 26 (27.37%) SQL
4 24 (25.26%) Python
5 15 (15.79%) Scala
6 9 (9.47%) C
7 8 (8.42%) Perl
8 6 (6.32%) JavaScript
9 5 (5.26%) Lua
10 2 (2.11%) Go
10 2 (2.11%) PowerShell
10 2 (2.11%) VBA
11 1 (1.05%) F#
11 1 (1.05%) Haskell
11 1 (1.05%) MATLAB
11 1 (1.05%) R
11 1 (1.05%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 37 (38.95%) Degree
2 10 (10.53%) PhD
3 3 (3.16%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.11%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.11%) Postgraduate
5 1 (1.05%) CISSP
5 1 (1.05%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.11%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (8.42%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 4 (4.21%) LXC
3 3 (3.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.16%) vSphere
4 2 (2.11%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.11%) HDFS
4 2 (2.11%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (1.05%) Docker
5 1 (1.05%) KVM
5 1 (1.05%) Slurm Workload Manager
5 1 (1.05%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (3.16%) Hadoop YARN
1 3 (3.16%) Oozie
2 2 (2.11%) Ambari
2 2 (2.11%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (1.05%) Mesos
Vendors
1 9 (9.47%) Oracle
2 7 (7.37%) Sybase
3 5 (5.26%) VMware
4 2 (2.11%) Cisco
4 2 (2.11%) Citrix
4 2 (2.11%) Hortonworks
4 2 (2.11%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.11%) TOWER Software
5 1 (1.05%) Pegasus
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