Period
to 16 April 2021

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 16 April 2021 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Grid Computing
UK
6 months to
16 Apr 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 837 935 1083
Rank change year-on-year +98 +148 +72
Permanent jobs citing Grid Computing 16 42 43
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.019% 0.038% 0.029%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.048% 0.097% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 14 40 36
10th Percentile £37,015 £47,375 £62,500
25th Percentile £68,125 £71,875 £71,875
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £83,750 £90,000 £90,000
Median % change year-on-year -6.94% - +50.00%
75th Percentile £95,938 £105,000 £103,125
90th Percentile £102,375 £113,750 £122,500
UK excluding London median annual salary - £45,840 £47,500
% change year-on-year - -3.49% +5.56%

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 33,215 43,233 58,571
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.55% 38.64% 39.40%
Number of salaries quoted 23,526 33,707 44,660
10th Percentile £32,500 £30,750 £29,000
25th Percentile £41,250 £40,000 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year - +4.76% +5.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £71,769
90th Percentile £95,000 £93,750 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Grid Computing
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Grid Computing as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Grid Computing in the UK

Grid Computing
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Grid Computing.

Salary trend for Grid Computing in the UK

Grid Computing
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Grid Computing over the 6 months to 16 April 2021.

Salary histogram for Grid Computing in the UK

Grid Computing
Top 3 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 16 April 2021. 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 +121 14 £86,250 -6.76% 3
London +81 14 £86,250 -9.21% 2
Work from Home -127 7 £87,500 -18.60%

For the 6 months to 16 April 2021, 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 9 (56.25%) Azure
2 8 (50.00%) Python
2 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (43.75%) DevOps
4 6 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (37.50%) PowerShell
4 6 (37.50%) Linux
4 6 (37.50%) Java
4 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (31.25%) Windows
5 5 (31.25%) AWS
6 4 (25.00%) TeamCity
6 4 (25.00%) Terraform
6 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure as Code
6 4 (25.00%) Finance
6 4 (25.00%) TDD
6 4 (25.00%) Banking
6 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
6 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 4 (25.00%) SQL
6 4 (25.00%) Unix
7 3 (18.75%) C#
7 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (18.75%) FIX Protocol
7 3 (18.75%) Workflow
7 3 (18.75%) Front Office
7 3 (18.75%) Fintech
7 3 (18.75%) Docker
7 3 (18.75%) Octopus Deploy
7 3 (18.75%) Software Delivery

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 1 (6.25%) Apache
1 1 (6.25%) Apache Spark
Cloud Services
1 9 (56.25%) Azure
2 5 (31.25%) AWS
3 2 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (12.50%) PaaS
4 1 (6.25%) Google Workspace
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Ethernet
1 1 (6.25%) Internet
1 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
1 1 (6.25%) VPN
1 1 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) Redis
2 1 (6.25%) Apache Ignite
2 1 (6.25%) KDB
2 1 (6.25%) Kdb+
2 1 (6.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) TeamCity
2 3 (18.75%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (12.50%) Cypress.io
3 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
3 2 (12.50%) Subversion
General
1 4 (25.00%) Banking
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) Front Office
3 2 (12.50%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) AWS DevOps
2 3 (18.75%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) AWS Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Azure DevOps Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Azure Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Developer
2 3 (18.75%) Senior DevOps
2 3 (18.75%) Senior DevOps Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Java Developer
4 1 (6.25%) C++ Developer
4 1 (6.25%) C++ Pricing Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Investment Banking Java Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Java Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Market Risk Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Market Risk Java Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Pricing Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Java Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) FIX Protocol
2 2 (12.50%) .NET
2 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 2 (12.50%) Middleware
2 2 (12.50%) Node.js
2 2 (12.50%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (12.50%) React
2 2 (12.50%) Redux
2 2 (12.50%) RESTful
3 1 (6.25%) Akka
3 1 (6.25%) Hibernate
3 1 (6.25%) JMS
3 1 (6.25%) Kafka
3 1 (6.25%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Blog
1 2 (12.50%) Derivative
1 2 (12.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (6.25%) Algorithms
2 1 (6.25%) Data Structures
2 1 (6.25%) Equities
2 1 (6.25%) Fixed Income
2 1 (6.25%) Hedge funds
2 1 (6.25%) Market Risk
2 1 (6.25%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Linux
2 5 (31.25%) Windows
3 4 (25.00%) Unix
4 2 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2016
5 1 (6.25%) Mac OS
5 1 (6.25%) Ubuntu
5 1 (6.25%) Windows 10
5 1 (6.25%) Windows 7
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (43.75%) DevOps
2 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (25.00%) Infrastructure as Code
3 4 (25.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (25.00%) TDD
4 3 (18.75%) Fintech
4 3 (18.75%) Multithreading
4 3 (18.75%) Process Improvement
4 3 (18.75%) Software Delivery
4 3 (18.75%) Workflow
5 2 (12.50%) Agile Coaching
5 2 (12.50%) Coaching
5 2 (12.50%) Machine Learning
5 2 (12.50%) Microservices
5 2 (12.50%) Pair Programming
5 2 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (12.50%) Self-Awareness
5 2 (12.50%) SOA
5 2 (12.50%) Thought Leadership
Programming Languages
1 8 (50.00%) Python
2 6 (37.50%) Java
2 6 (37.50%) PowerShell
3 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (25.00%) SQL
4 3 (18.75%) Bash Shell
4 3 (18.75%) C#
5 2 (12.50%) PHP
5 2 (12.50%) Ruby
5 2 (12.50%) TypeScript
6 1 (6.25%) C++
6 1 (6.25%) Perl
6 1 (6.25%) R
6 1 (6.25%) Scala
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (6.25%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Docker
2 2 (12.50%) Platform Symphony
3 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) Terraform
2 3 (18.75%) Kubernetes
3 1 (6.25%) Ansible
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
3 1 (6.25%) Bloomberg
3 1 (6.25%) Google
3 1 (6.25%) Oracle
3 1 (6.25%) Reuters