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 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Grid Computing
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 852 881 860
Rank change year-on-year +29 -21  
Permanent jobs citing Grid Computing 22 54 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.025% 0.055% 0.094%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.059% 0.13% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 20 33 86
Median salary £45,000 £67,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.33% -3.57%  
90% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £39,891 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £104,750 £100,000 £105,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,614 £60,000
% change year-on-year +3.59% -35.64%  

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 37496 40573 44751
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 42.16% 41.23% 40.88%
Number of salaries quoted 29273 33282 35719
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 £29,500 £28,250
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 28 June 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 28 June 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 +38 22 £45,000 -35.71% 3
East of England +1 10 £40,000 -11.11%
Cambridge 0 10 £40,000 -11.11%
Cambridgeshire -2 10 £40,000 -11.11%
London +7 6 £98,750 +41.07% 2
South East - 4 £45,000 -
Hampshire - 3 £45,000 -
Basingstoke - 3 £45,000 -
Staffordshire - 2 £32,500 -
West Midlands - 2 £32,500 - 1
Stafford - 1 £32,500 -
Staines - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 51 (76.12%) Java
2 32 (47.76%) XML
3 31 (46.27%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (43.28%) Degree
5 21 (31.34%) C#
6 20 (29.85%) C++
6 20 (29.85%) SQL
7 19 (28.36%) Spring
7 19 (28.36%) Visualisation
7 19 (28.36%) Data Visualisation
8 18 (26.87%) Linux
8 18 (26.87%) Python
9 16 (23.88%) Hibernate
10 13 (19.40%) Multithreading
11 12 (17.91%) Multithreaded Programming
12 11 (16.42%) Low Latency
12 11 (16.42%) Software Engineering
12 11 (16.42%) Front Office
13 10 (14.93%) PhD
13 10 (14.93%) Unix
13 10 (14.93%) Windows
13 10 (14.93%) Computer Science
13 10 (14.93%) Finance
13 10 (14.93%) Big Data
14 8 (11.94%) Hedge funds
14 8 (11.94%) Hadoop
14 8 (11.94%) DevOps
14 8 (11.94%) High-Frequency Trading
14 8 (11.94%) Banking
14 8 (11.94%) JavaScript

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 4 (5.97%) OpenStack
2 3 (4.48%) Jetty
2 3 (4.48%) MediaWiki
3 2 (2.99%) Apache Pig
3 2 (2.99%) Apache Spark
3 2 (2.99%) DataSynapse
3 2 (2.99%) IIS
4 1 (1.49%) Apache
Applications
1 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.97%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.99%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (1.49%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.46%) Kerberos
2 3 (4.48%) SSL
3 1 (1.49%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.93%) Big Data
2 8 (11.94%) Hadoop
2 8 (11.94%) SQL Server
3 6 (8.96%) Apache Cassandra
3 6 (8.96%) MySQL
4 4 (5.97%) NoSQL
4 4 (5.97%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (4.48%) KNIME
5 3 (4.48%) Text Mining
6 2 (2.99%) Apache Hive
6 2 (2.99%) HBase
6 2 (2.99%) Mahout
6 2 (2.99%) Sqoop
7 1 (1.49%) CouchDB
7 1 (1.49%) MariaDB
7 1 (1.49%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.49%) Neo4j
7 1 (1.49%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 6 (8.96%) JUnit
2 4 (5.97%) Octopus Deploy
2 4 (5.97%) Selenium
2 4 (5.97%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (4.48%) Bugzilla
3 3 (4.48%) Buildbot
3 3 (4.48%) Eclipse
3 3 (4.48%) FindBugs
3 3 (4.48%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.48%) Log4j
3 3 (4.48%) Mercurial
3 3 (4.48%) Mockito
3 3 (4.48%) SCons
4 1 (1.49%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.49%) NUnit
4 1 (1.49%) Visual Studio
General
1 11 (16.42%) Front Office
2 10 (14.93%) Finance
3 8 (11.94%) Banking
4 4 (5.97%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.99%) Dutch Language
5 2 (2.99%) French Language
5 2 (2.99%) German Language
5 2 (2.99%) Italian Language
5 2 (2.99%) Spanish Language
6 1 (1.49%) Games
6 1 (1.49%) Legal
6 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 42 (62.69%) Developer
2 29 (43.28%) Java Developer
3 7 (10.45%) C++ Developer
3 7 (10.45%) DevOps Engineer
4 6 (8.96%) Development Team Leader
4 6 (8.96%) Java Software Developer
4 6 (8.96%) Software Developer
4 6 (8.96%) Team Leader
5 5 (7.46%) Java Development Team Leader
5 5 (7.46%) Java Team Leader
6 4 (5.97%) Big Data Engineer
6 4 (5.97%) Data Engineer
6 4 (5.97%) Low Latency C++ Developer
7 3 (4.48%) DevOps Systems Engineer
7 3 (4.48%) Junior
7 3 (4.48%) Junior DevOps
7 3 (4.48%) Junior DevOps Engineer
7 3 (4.48%) Junior Systems Engineer
7 3 (4.48%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (2.99%) HTML CSS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (47.76%) XML
2 19 (28.36%) Spring
3 16 (23.88%) Hibernate
4 6 (8.96%) .NET
4 6 (8.96%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 6 (8.96%) Natural Language Processing
4 6 (8.96%) STL
5 5 (7.46%) HTML
6 4 (5.97%) CSS
7 3 (4.48%) ActiveMQ
7 3 (4.48%) FIX Protocol
7 3 (4.48%) Guava
7 3 (4.48%) J2SE
7 3 (4.48%) JAAS
7 3 (4.48%) JMS
7 3 (4.48%) jOOQ
7 3 (4.48%) Kafka
7 3 (4.48%) Protocol Buffers
7 3 (4.48%) Spring Boot
7 3 (4.48%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.93%) Computer Science
2 8 (11.94%) Hedge funds
3 7 (10.45%) Derivative
3 7 (10.45%) Fintech
4 6 (8.96%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (8.96%) Fixed Income
5 4 (5.97%) Market Risk
6 3 (4.48%) Equities
6 3 (4.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 3 (4.48%) Interest Rate Derivative
6 3 (4.48%) Life Science
7 2 (2.99%) Credit Derivative
7 2 (2.99%) Data Centre
7 2 (2.99%) Data Structures
7 2 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.99%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.49%) Algorithms
8 1 (1.49%) Credit Risk
8 1 (1.49%) e-Health
8 1 (1.49%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (26.87%) Linux
2 10 (14.93%) Unix
2 10 (14.93%) Windows
3 2 (2.99%) Solaris
3 2 (2.99%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (46.27%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (28.36%) Data Visualisation
2 19 (28.36%) Visualisation
3 13 (19.40%) Multithreading
4 12 (17.91%) Multithreaded Programming
5 11 (16.42%) Low Latency
5 11 (16.42%) Software Engineering
6 8 (11.94%) DevOps
6 8 (11.94%) High-Frequency Trading
7 7 (10.45%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (10.45%) SOA
8 6 (8.96%) Document Management
8 6 (8.96%) Full Text Search
8 6 (8.96%) High Availability
8 6 (8.96%) SDLC
9 5 (7.46%) Data Management
9 5 (7.46%) Open Source
9 5 (7.46%) TDD
10 4 (5.97%) Continuous Deployment
10 4 (5.97%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 51 (76.12%) Java
2 21 (31.34%) C#
3 20 (29.85%) C++
3 20 (29.85%) SQL
4 18 (26.87%) Python
5 8 (11.94%) JavaScript
6 7 (10.45%) C
7 6 (8.96%) Perl
7 6 (8.96%) Scala
8 3 (4.48%) Lua
9 2 (2.99%) Go
9 2 (2.99%) PowerShell
9 2 (2.99%) VBA
10 1 (1.49%) F#
10 1 (1.49%) Haskell
10 1 (1.49%) MATLAB
10 1 (1.49%) R
10 1 (1.49%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 29 (43.28%) Degree
2 10 (14.93%) PhD
3 6 (8.96%) Postgraduate
4 4 (5.97%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.99%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (1.49%) CISSP
6 1 (1.49%) Computer Science Degree
6 1 (1.49%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.99%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (7.46%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 5 (7.46%) LXC
2 4 (5.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.97%) vSphere
3 2 (2.99%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.99%) HDFS
3 2 (2.99%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (1.49%) Docker
4 1 (1.49%) KVM
4 1 (1.49%) Slurm Workload Manager
4 1 (1.49%) Xen
Systems Management
1 3 (4.48%) Ansible
1 3 (4.48%) Hadoop YARN
1 3 (4.48%) Oozie
2 2 (2.99%) Ambari
2 2 (2.99%) ITRS Geneos
3 1 (1.49%) Mesos
Vendors
1 8 (11.94%) Oracle
2 6 (8.96%) VMware
3 3 (4.48%) Sybase
4 2 (2.99%) Adobe
4 2 (2.99%) Cisco
4 2 (2.99%) Citrix
4 2 (2.99%) Hortonworks
4 2 (2.99%) Microsoft
4 2 (2.99%) TOWER Software
5 1 (1.49%) Pegasus
London
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 14 days ago