Period
to 24 June 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 24 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Grid Computing
UK
6 months to
24 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1140 1133 1175
Rank change year-on-year -7 +42 -88
Permanent jobs citing Grid Computing 46 68 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.026% 0.039% 0.056%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.061% 0.092% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 36 63 74
UK median annual salary £77,500 £45,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +72.22% -30.77% -3.70%
10th Percentile £48,750 £37,500 £37,913
90th Percentile £115,000 £120,000 £97,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,750 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +19.38% -20.00% -9.09%

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 75,344 74,192 87,835
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 43.35% 42.87% 43.61%
Number of salaries quoted 58,448 59,082 71,256
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -3.06% +5.38%
10th Percentile £27,750 £27,250 £27,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +7.14% -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 24 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Grid Computing in the UK

Grid Computing
Top 7 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 24 June 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 46 £77,500 +72.22% 5
London -4 36 £81,250 -9.72% 4
UK excluding London -22 10 £47,750 +19.38% 1
South East -1 5 £45,000 -
Midlands +7 3 - -
East Midlands - 3 - -
South West - 2 £50,500 - 1

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 34 (73.91%) Finance
2 23 (50.00%) Python
3 19 (41.30%) Front Office
4 18 (39.13%) Degree
5 17 (36.96%) C++
6 16 (34.78%) OO
6 16 (34.78%) Multithreading
6 16 (34.78%) Banking
7 15 (32.61%) Unix
7 15 (32.61%) Analytics
8 14 (30.43%) Bash Shell
8 14 (30.43%) Linux
9 13 (28.26%) Windows
9 13 (28.26%) Java
10 11 (23.91%) Agile Software Development
11 10 (21.74%) Ruby
11 10 (21.74%) Computer Science
11 10 (21.74%) SQL
12 9 (19.57%) Cloud Computing
12 9 (19.57%) Low Latency
12 9 (19.57%) Problem-Solving
13 8 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
13 8 (17.39%) Derivative
13 8 (17.39%) Perl
14 7 (15.22%) Oracle
14 7 (15.22%) Project Management
14 7 (15.22%) Microsoft
14 7 (15.22%) PowerShell
14 7 (15.22%) Microsoft Azure
15 6 (13.04%) Windows Server

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 (10.87%) IIS
2 1 (2.17%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.17%) DataSynapse
2 1 (2.17%) nginx
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (2.17%) Tomcat
Applications
1 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 9 (19.57%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (17.39%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (15.22%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (10.87%) PaaS
5 2 (4.35%) Google Cloud Platform
5 2 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.04%) MySQL
2 3 (6.52%) Data Mining
2 3 (6.52%) MongoDB
2 3 (6.52%) NoSQL
2 3 (6.52%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.35%) OLTP
3 2 (4.35%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.17%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (2.17%) Apache Hive
4 1 (2.17%) Big Data
4 1 (2.17%) Cloudera CDH
4 1 (2.17%) DB2
4 1 (2.17%) Hadoop
4 1 (2.17%) Hazelcast
4 1 (2.17%) HBase
4 1 (2.17%) Impala
Development Applications
1 3 (6.52%) TeamCity
2 2 (4.35%) JIRA
2 2 (4.35%) Subversion
3 1 (2.17%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
General
1 34 (73.91%) Finance
2 19 (41.30%) Front Office
3 16 (34.78%) Banking
4 5 (10.87%) Dutch Language
4 5 (10.87%) French Language
4 5 (10.87%) German Language
4 5 (10.87%) Italian Language
4 5 (10.87%) Portuguese Language
4 5 (10.87%) Spanish Language
4 5 (10.87%) Turkish Language
5 3 (6.52%) Financial Institution
5 3 (6.52%) Investment Banking
6 2 (4.35%) Legal
6 2 (4.35%) Retail
7 1 (2.17%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 25 (54.35%) Developer
2 15 (32.61%) C++ Developer
3 13 (28.26%) Senior Developer
4 10 (21.74%) Senior C++ Developer
5 9 (19.57%) Front Office C++ Developer
5 9 (19.57%) Front Office Developer
5 9 (19.57%) Low Latency C++ Developer
6 6 (13.04%) Analyst
7 5 (10.87%) Consultant
7 5 (10.87%) Java Developer
7 5 (10.87%) Technical Consultant
8 3 (6.52%) Applications Support
8 3 (6.52%) Data Scientist
8 3 (6.52%) Qualitative Analyst
8 3 (6.52%) Quantitative Analyst
8 3 (6.52%) Research Scientist
8 3 (6.52%) Senior Java Developer
8 3 (6.52%) Support Analyst
9 2 (4.35%) Quantitative Analyst Developer
9 2 (4.35%) Workstream Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.87%) .NET
2 3 (6.52%) Hibernate
2 3 (6.52%) Spring
2 3 (6.52%) TensorFlow
2 3 (6.52%) Theano
3 2 (4.35%) JSON
3 2 (4.35%) MDX
3 2 (4.35%) Web Services
3 2 (4.35%) XML
4 1 (2.17%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 1 (2.17%) Kafka
4 1 (2.17%) LDAP
4 1 (2.17%) LEMP Stack
4 1 (2.17%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 10 (21.74%) Computer Science
2 8 (17.39%) Derivative
3 5 (10.87%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.35%) Credit Derivative
5 2 (4.35%) Credit Risk
5 2 (4.35%) Equity Derivative
5 2 (4.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (4.35%) SCADA
5 2 (4.35%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (2.17%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 15 (32.61%) Unix
2 14 (30.43%) Linux
3 13 (28.26%) Windows
4 6 (13.04%) Windows Server
5 5 (10.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.78%) Multithreading
1 16 (34.78%) OO
2 15 (32.61%) Analytics
3 11 (23.91%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (19.57%) Low Latency
4 9 (19.57%) Problem-Solving
5 7 (15.22%) Project Management
6 6 (13.04%) Risk Management
7 5 (10.87%) Financial Modelling
7 5 (10.87%) Performance Analysis
7 5 (10.87%) Presales
7 5 (10.87%) Risk Analytics
7 5 (10.87%) SDLC
7 5 (10.87%) Test Strategy
8 4 (8.70%) Benchmarking
8 4 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (6.52%) Artificial Intelligence
9 3 (6.52%) Machine Learning
9 3 (6.52%) Risk Analysis
9 3 (6.52%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 23 (50.00%) Python
2 17 (36.96%) C++
3 14 (30.43%) Bash Shell
4 13 (28.26%) Java
5 10 (21.74%) Ruby
5 10 (21.74%) SQL
6 8 (17.39%) Perl
7 7 (15.22%) PowerShell
8 6 (13.04%) VBA
9 5 (10.87%) C#
9 5 (10.87%) Scala
10 3 (6.52%) Shell Script
11 2 (4.35%) F#
11 2 (4.35%) T-SQL
12 1 (2.17%) C
12 1 (2.17%) Java 8
12 1 (2.17%) Korn
12 1 (2.17%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (39.13%) Degree
2 6 (13.04%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (6.52%) Master's Degree
3 3 (6.52%) PhD
4 2 (4.35%) MCITP
4 2 (4.35%) MCSE
4 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.35%) RHCE
4 2 (4.35%) RHCSA
5 1 (2.17%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) QA
2 3 (6.52%) Solvency II
System Software
1 5 (10.87%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.35%) GPFS
2 2 (4.35%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.17%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (4.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 2 (4.35%) Puppet
2 1 (2.17%) Ansible
2 1 (2.17%) Oozie
2 1 (2.17%) Salt
Vendors
1 7 (15.22%) Microsoft
1 7 (15.22%) Oracle
2 5 (10.87%) Cisco
2 5 (10.87%) Citrix
2 5 (10.87%) TOWER Software
2 5 (10.87%) VMware
3 2 (4.35%) Google
3 2 (4.35%) Red Hat
3 2 (4.35%) Sybase
4 1 (2.17%) Bloomberg
4 1 (2.17%) Cloudera
4 1 (2.17%) Reuters
4 1 (2.17%) SaltStack
4 1 (2.17%) Tableau