Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Grid Computing
UK
6 months to
17 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1114 1143 1082
Rank change year-on-year +29 -61 -95
Permanent jobs citing Grid Computing 57 104 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.032% 0.053% 0.097%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.076% 0.13% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 52 69 161
UK median annual salary £45,000 £75,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -40.00% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £41,750 £48,750
90th Percentile £120,000 £105,000 £112,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £45,000 £63,750
% change year-on-year -11.11% -29.41% +21.43%

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 75342 82512 89447
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 42.80% 41.68% 41.17%
Number of salaries quoted 57465 67458 71218
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 £26,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £77,500
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 17 August 2017.

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 17 August 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 +86 57 £45,000 -40.00% 3
UK excluding London +54 29 £40,000 -11.11%
London +5 28 £90,000 +20.00% 3
East of England +16 15 £40,000 -11.11%
South East +79 12 £45,000 +12.50%
Midlands +29 2 £32,500 -48.00%
West Midlands +28 2 £32,500 -48.00%

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 38 (66.67%) Java
2 23 (40.35%) Degree
3 21 (36.84%) XML
4 20 (35.09%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (33.33%) Linux
6 18 (31.58%) Python
7 17 (29.82%) C++
8 14 (24.56%) SQL
9 12 (21.05%) C#
9 12 (21.05%) Spring
9 12 (21.05%) Software Engineering
9 12 (21.05%) Visualisation
9 12 (21.05%) Data Visualisation
10 11 (19.30%) Big Data
10 11 (19.30%) Unix
11 10 (17.54%) Multithreading
12 9 (15.79%) Multithreaded Programming
12 9 (15.79%) JavaScript
12 9 (15.79%) Computer Science
12 9 (15.79%) Hibernate
13 8 (14.04%) Finance
13 8 (14.04%) Scala
13 8 (14.04%) Hadoop
13 8 (14.04%) Low Latency
14 7 (12.28%) Open Source
14 7 (12.28%) Front Office
14 7 (12.28%) C
14 7 (12.28%) Windows
15 6 (10.53%) Perl
15 6 (10.53%) SQL 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 3 (5.26%) Jetty
1 3 (5.26%) MediaWiki
1 3 (5.26%) OpenStack
2 2 (3.51%) Apache Pig
2 2 (3.51%) Apache Spark
2 2 (3.51%) DataSynapse
2 2 (3.51%) IIS
3 1 (1.75%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (5.26%) Pipeline Pilot
2 2 (3.51%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.02%) Cloud Computing
1 4 (7.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.51%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 2 (3.51%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.51%) Kerberos
2 1 (1.75%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (19.30%) Big Data
2 8 (14.04%) Hadoop
3 6 (10.53%) MySQL
3 6 (10.53%) SQL Server
4 5 (8.77%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (7.02%) NoSQL
5 4 (7.02%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (5.26%) Data Mining
6 3 (5.26%) KNIME
6 3 (5.26%) Text Mining
7 2 (3.51%) Apache Hive
7 2 (3.51%) HBase
7 2 (3.51%) Mahout
7 2 (3.51%) Sqoop
8 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (8.77%) JUnit
2 4 (7.02%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (5.26%) Bugzilla
3 3 (5.26%) Buildbot
3 3 (5.26%) Eclipse
3 3 (5.26%) FindBugs
3 3 (5.26%) Jenkins
3 3 (5.26%) Log4j
3 3 (5.26%) Mercurial
3 3 (5.26%) Mockito
3 3 (5.26%) Octopus Deploy
3 3 (5.26%) SCons
3 3 (5.26%) Selenium
4 2 (3.51%) Visual Studio
5 1 (1.75%) Git (software)
General
1 8 (14.04%) Finance
2 7 (12.28%) Front Office
3 5 (8.77%) Banking
4 2 (3.51%) Dutch Language
4 2 (3.51%) French Language
4 2 (3.51%) German Language
4 2 (3.51%) Italian Language
4 2 (3.51%) Spanish Language
5 1 (1.75%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.75%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (52.63%) Developer
2 20 (35.09%) Java Developer
3 6 (10.53%) C++ Developer
3 6 (10.53%) Java Software Developer
4 5 (8.77%) Software Developer
5 4 (7.02%) Big Data Engineer
5 4 (7.02%) Data Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Linux Engineer
6 3 (5.26%) Low Latency C++ Developer
6 3 (5.26%) Research Scientist
7 2 (3.51%) C++ Software Developer
7 2 (3.51%) Consultant
7 2 (3.51%) HTML Developer
7 2 (3.51%) IT Consultant
7 2 (3.51%) JavaScript Developer
7 2 (3.51%) Scala Developer
7 2 (3.51%) SQL Developer
7 2 (3.51%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (3.51%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (36.84%) XML
2 12 (21.05%) Spring
3 9 (15.79%) Hibernate
4 6 (10.53%) .NET
4 6 (10.53%) Natural Language Processing
5 4 (7.02%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 4 (7.02%) CSS
5 4 (7.02%) HTML
5 4 (7.02%) STL
6 3 (5.26%) ActiveMQ
6 3 (5.26%) FIX Protocol
6 3 (5.26%) Guava
6 3 (5.26%) J2SE
6 3 (5.26%) JAAS
6 3 (5.26%) JMS
6 3 (5.26%) jOOQ
6 3 (5.26%) Kafka
6 3 (5.26%) Protocol Buffers
6 3 (5.26%) TensorFlow
6 3 (5.26%) Theano
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.79%) Computer Science
2 5 (8.77%) Derivative
2 5 (8.77%) Fixed Income
2 5 (8.77%) Hedge funds
3 4 (7.02%) Fintech
4 3 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (5.26%) Interest Rate Derivative
4 3 (5.26%) Life Science
5 2 (3.51%) Data Centre
5 2 (3.51%) Data Structures
5 2 (3.51%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (3.51%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.75%) Algorithms
6 1 (1.75%) Credit Derivative
6 1 (1.75%) Market Risk
6 1 (1.75%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.75%) Reinsurance
6 1 (1.75%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 19 (33.33%) Linux
2 11 (19.30%) Unix
3 7 (12.28%) Windows
4 5 (8.77%) Solaris
5 3 (5.26%) AIX
5 3 (5.26%) HPUX
5 3 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (3.51%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (35.09%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (21.05%) Data Visualisation
2 12 (21.05%) Software Engineering
2 12 (21.05%) Visualisation
3 10 (17.54%) Multithreading
4 9 (15.79%) Multithreaded Programming
5 8 (14.04%) Low Latency
6 7 (12.28%) Open Source
7 6 (10.53%) Document Management
7 6 (10.53%) Full Text Search
7 6 (10.53%) SDLC
8 5 (8.77%) High Availability
8 5 (8.77%) High-Frequency Trading
9 4 (7.02%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (7.02%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (7.02%) DevOps
10 3 (5.26%) Continuous Deployment
10 3 (5.26%) Deep Learning
10 3 (5.26%) Fraud Detection
10 3 (5.26%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 38 (66.67%) Java
2 18 (31.58%) Python
3 17 (29.82%) C++
4 14 (24.56%) SQL
5 12 (21.05%) C#
6 9 (15.79%) JavaScript
7 8 (14.04%) Scala
8 7 (12.28%) C
9 6 (10.53%) Perl
10 3 (5.26%) Lua
11 2 (3.51%) PowerShell
11 2 (3.51%) VBA
12 1 (1.75%) Bash Shell
12 1 (1.75%) F#
12 1 (1.75%) MATLAB
12 1 (1.75%) R
12 1 (1.75%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 23 (40.35%) Degree
2 6 (10.53%) PhD
2 6 (10.53%) Postgraduate
3 3 (5.26%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (5.26%) Master's Degree
3 3 (5.26%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.51%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) SLA
2 1 (1.75%) Solvency II
System Software
1 5 (8.77%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 3 (5.26%) LXC
2 3 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.26%) vSphere
3 2 (3.51%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.51%) HDFS
3 2 (3.51%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.75%) KVM
4 1 (1.75%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (1.75%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (5.26%) Ansible
1 3 (5.26%) Hadoop YARN
1 3 (5.26%) Oozie
2 2 (3.51%) Ambari
2 2 (3.51%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 5 (8.77%) Oracle
1 5 (8.77%) VMware
2 3 (5.26%) Red Hat
3 2 (3.51%) Adobe
3 2 (3.51%) Cisco
3 2 (3.51%) Citrix
3 2 (3.51%) Hortonworks
3 2 (3.51%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.51%) TOWER Software
4 1 (1.75%) Google
4 1 (1.75%) HP