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 22 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Grid Computing
UK
Rank 821 886 850
Rank change year-on-year +65 -36  
Permanent jobs citing Grid Computing 44 55 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.052% 0.054% 0.11%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.14% 0.13% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 42 38 89
Median salary £43,398 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -30.56% +4.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,245 £47,000
10% offered a salary of more than £120,000 £90,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £55,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -27.27% +10.00%  

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 32242 41852 40831
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 38.43% 40.90% 38.85%
Number of salaries quoted 25912 33433 32267
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £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 22 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Grid Computing in the UK

Grid Computing
Top 15 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 22 March 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 +113 44 £43,398 -33.23% 11
London +60 25 £75,000 +7.14% 8
City of London +53 13 £120,000 +166.66% 1
East of England - 13 £40,000 - 2
Cambridgeshire - 12 £40,000 - 2
Cambridge - 12 £40,000 - 2
South East - 6 £42,500 - 1
Hampshire - 3 £40,000 -
Surrey - 3 £50,000 - 1
Southampton - 2 £40,000 -
Reigate - 2 £50,000 - 1
Essex - 1 £44,296 -
Staines - 1 - -
Saffron Walden - 1 £44,296 -
Basingstoke - 1 £42,500 -

Grid Computing
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 61 (67.78%) Java
2 44 (48.89%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (44.44%) XML
4 31 (34.44%) SQL
5 30 (33.33%) Degree
6 27 (30.00%) C#
6 27 (30.00%) C++
6 27 (30.00%) Visualisation
6 27 (30.00%) Data Visualisation
7 25 (27.78%) Finance
8 24 (26.67%) Linux
9 22 (24.44%) Spring
9 22 (24.44%) Multithreading
10 21 (23.33%) Banking
10 21 (23.33%) Python
10 21 (23.33%) Front Office
11 19 (21.11%) Unix
11 19 (21.11%) Hibernate
12 18 (20.00%) SQL Server
13 17 (18.89%) Computer Science
14 16 (17.78%) Windows
14 16 (17.78%) Oracle
15 15 (16.67%) Software Engineering
15 15 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
15 15 (16.67%) DevOps
15 15 (16.67%) Multithreaded Programming
16 14 (15.56%) Fintech
17 13 (14.44%) Equities
18 12 (13.33%) Derivative
18 12 (13.33%) Sybase

Grid Computing
Top Related 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 (3.33%) Apache Spark
2 2 (2.22%) IIS
3 1 (1.11%) Apache Pig
3 1 (1.11%) OpenStack
Applications
1 2 (2.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
1 6 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (4.44%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (11.11%) Kerberos
2 9 (10.00%) SSL
3 1 (1.11%) LDAP
3 1 (1.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 11 (12.22%) Big Data
3 8 (8.89%) Apache Cassandra
3 8 (8.89%) MySQL
4 5 (5.56%) Hadoop
4 5 (5.56%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.11%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.11%) CouchDB
5 1 (1.11%) HBase
5 1 (1.11%) Mahout
5 1 (1.11%) MariaDB
5 1 (1.11%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.11%) Neo4j
5 1 (1.11%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.11%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.11%) Sqoop
5 1 (1.11%) Text Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (3.33%) JUnit
2 2 (2.22%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.11%) NUnit
3 1 (1.11%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (1.11%) Selenium
3 1 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.11%) Visual Studio
General
1 25 (27.78%) Finance
2 21 (23.33%) Banking
2 21 (23.33%) Front Office
3 11 (12.22%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.22%) Dutch Language
4 2 (2.22%) French Language
4 2 (2.22%) Games
4 2 (2.22%) German Language
4 2 (2.22%) Italian Language
4 2 (2.22%) Spanish Language
4 2 (2.22%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.11%) Legal
5 1 (1.11%) Retail
5 1 (1.11%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 51 (56.67%) Developer
2 36 (40.00%) Java Developer
3 11 (12.22%) Development Team Leader
3 11 (12.22%) DevOps Engineer
3 11 (12.22%) Junior
3 11 (12.22%) Team Leader
4 10 (11.11%) DevOps Systems Engineer
4 10 (11.11%) Java Development Team Leader
4 10 (11.11%) Java Team Leader
4 10 (11.11%) Junior DevOps
4 10 (11.11%) Junior Systems Engineer
4 10 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
5 9 (10.00%) C++ Developer
5 9 (10.00%) Software Developer
6 7 (7.78%) Scala Developer
7 6 (6.67%) Java Scala Developer
7 6 (6.67%) Java Software Developer
8 5 (5.56%) C++ Software Developer
9 4 (4.44%) Low Latency C++ Developer
10 3 (3.33%) Data Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (44.44%) XML
2 22 (24.44%) Spring
3 19 (21.11%) Hibernate
4 6 (6.67%) .NET
5 5 (5.56%) Boost C++ Libraries
5 5 (5.56%) STL
6 4 (4.44%) ASP.NET
6 4 (4.44%) Natural Language Processing
7 3 (3.33%) ActiveMQ
7 3 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (3.33%) FIX Protocol
7 3 (3.33%) JMS
7 3 (3.33%) Kafka
7 3 (3.33%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 3 (3.33%) Spring Boot
8 1 (1.11%) AngularJS
8 1 (1.11%) COM
8 1 (1.11%) HTML5
8 1 (1.11%) WCF
8 1 (1.11%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 17 (18.89%) Computer Science
2 14 (15.56%) Fintech
3 13 (14.44%) Equities
4 12 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (13.33%) Derivative
5 10 (11.11%) Credit Derivative
5 10 (11.11%) Data Structures
6 8 (8.89%) Fixed Income
6 8 (8.89%) Hedge funds
7 7 (7.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 5 (5.56%) Management Information System
9 4 (4.44%) Data Centre
9 4 (4.44%) Market Risk
10 3 (3.33%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (2.22%) Client/Server
12 1 (1.11%) Algorithms
12 1 (1.11%) e-Health
12 1 (1.11%) Interest Rate Derivative
12 1 (1.11%) Virtual Team
12 1 (1.11%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 24 (26.67%) Linux
2 19 (21.11%) Unix
3 16 (17.78%) Windows
4 2 (2.22%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (48.89%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (30.00%) Data Visualisation
2 27 (30.00%) Visualisation
3 22 (24.44%) Multithreading
4 15 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
4 15 (16.67%) DevOps
4 15 (16.67%) Multithreaded Programming
4 15 (16.67%) Software Engineering
5 12 (13.33%) Low Latency
6 11 (12.22%) Data Management
6 11 (12.22%) SOA
6 11 (12.22%) TDD
7 10 (11.11%) Release Management
8 9 (10.00%) High-Frequency Trading
8 9 (10.00%) Open Source
8 9 (10.00%) Parallel Computing
9 8 (8.89%) Analytics
9 8 (8.89%) OO
9 8 (8.89%) SDLC
10 6 (6.67%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 61 (67.78%) Java
2 31 (34.44%) SQL
3 27 (30.00%) C#
3 27 (30.00%) C++
4 21 (23.33%) Python
5 11 (12.22%) Scala
6 8 (8.89%) C
6 8 (8.89%) Perl
7 6 (6.67%) JavaScript
8 4 (4.44%) Lua
9 3 (3.33%) F#
10 2 (2.22%) Go
10 2 (2.22%) PowerShell
10 2 (2.22%) VBA
11 1 (1.11%) Bash Shell
11 1 (1.11%) Haskell
11 1 (1.11%) MATLAB
11 1 (1.11%) R
11 1 (1.11%) Ruby
11 1 (1.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 30 (33.33%) Degree
2 10 (11.11%) PhD
3 1 (1.11%) CCNA
3 1 (1.11%) CCNP
3 1 (1.11%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.11%) CISSP
3 1 (1.11%) GSEC
3 1 (1.11%) Postgraduate
3 1 (1.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.44%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (7.78%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 4 (4.44%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (3.33%) Apache Flume
4 2 (2.22%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.22%) LXC
5 1 (1.11%) Docker
5 1 (1.11%) HDFS
5 1 (1.11%) KVM
5 1 (1.11%) oVirt
5 1 (1.11%) Slurm Workload Manager
5 1 (1.11%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.11%) vSphere
5 1 (1.11%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (1.11%) Ambari
1 1 (1.11%) Hadoop YARN
1 1 (1.11%) Mesos
1 1 (1.11%) Nagios
1 1 (1.11%) Oozie
1 1 (1.11%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 16 (17.78%) Oracle
2 12 (13.33%) Sybase
3 4 (4.44%) Hortonworks
4 3 (3.33%) VMware
5 2 (2.22%) Cisco
5 2 (2.22%) Citrix
5 2 (2.22%) Microsoft
5 2 (2.22%) TOWER Software
6 1 (1.11%) Apple
6 1 (1.11%) Pegasus
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: £35,000 - £45,000
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Cititec
Salary: £675 - £700 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £competitive + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
West End
Energon Global
Salary: £70000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
South West London
Energon People
Salary: £70000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: competitive salary + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Martin & Conley
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 23 days ago