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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for gRPC skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited gRPC over the 6 months to 9 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

gRPC
UK
6 months to
9 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 621 543 647
Rank change year-on-year -78 +104 +383
Permanent jobs citing gRPC 782 551 144
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.46% 0.48% 0.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.17% 1.19% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 302 301 131
10th Percentile £65,000 £55,000 £61,250
25th Percentile £81,250 £81,250 £66,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £102,500 £95,000 £107,500
Median % change year-on-year +7.89% -11.63% +34.38%
75th Percentile £130,000 £120,000 £133,750
90th Percentile £135,000 £132,500 £143,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £82,500 £70,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +17.86% +7.69% +52.94%

gRPC is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 66,855 46,212 26,266
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.25% 40.53% 40.39%
Number of salaries quoted 29,432 30,423 21,922
10th Percentile £38,443 £36,000 £33,750
25th Percentile £47,500 £43,750 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +13.04% +4.55% +4.76%
75th Percentile £83,750 £77,500 £75,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £91,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +1.01% +10.00%

gRPC
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for gRPC in the UK

gRPC
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing gRPC.

Salary trend for gRPC in the UK

gRPC
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing gRPC over the 6 months to 9 August 2022.

Salary histogram for gRPC in the UK

gRPC
Top 13 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing gRPC within the UK over the 6 months to 9 August 2022. 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
Jobs
England -130 611 £102,500 +7.89% 44
London -129 564 £105,000 +10.53% 32
Work from Home -36 512 £90,000 +12.50% 26
UK excluding London -119 41 £82,500 +17.86% 10
South East -88 14 £82,500 +37.50% 4
South West -26 13 £70,000 -12.50% 3
North of England -56 12 £85,000 +86.81% 2
North West -52 10 £85,000 +86.81%
East Midlands -20 9 - -
Midlands -54 9 - - 1
Yorkshire - 2 £80,000 - 1
Scotland -32 1 - -
East of England - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 9 August 2022, IT jobs citing gRPC 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 gRPC.

1 560 (71.61%) AWS
2 523 (66.88%) Software Engineering
3 452 (57.80%) Finance
4 434 (55.50%) Agile
5 398 (50.90%) TypeScript
6 389 (49.74%) React
7 382 (48.85%) Docker
8 377 (48.21%) Microservices
9 372 (47.57%) Java
10 326 (41.69%) Python
11 325 (41.56%) Kubernetes
12 296 (37.85%) GCP
13 294 (37.60%) Terraform
14 279 (35.68%) Go
15 269 (34.40%) JavaScript
16 264 (33.76%) PostgreSQL
17 240 (30.69%) Protocol Buffers
18 232 (29.67%) DevOps
19 220 (28.13%) Kafka
20 207 (26.47%) GraphQL
21 202 (25.83%) Investment Management
22 200 (25.58%) Front Office
23 198 (25.32%) Node.js
24 183 (23.40%) CI/CD
25 165 (21.10%) Azure
26 160 (20.46%) SQL
27 157 (20.08%) Asset Management
28 150 (19.18%) Google
29 148 (18.93%) Hedge funds
30 147 (18.80%) Open Source

gRPC
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 76 (9.72%) Apache
2 74 (9.46%) Apache Airflow
3 27 (3.45%) Apache Pulsar
4 16 (2.05%) Confluence
5 14 (1.79%) nginx
6 9 (1.15%) Apache Spark
6 9 (1.15%) OpenStack
7 4 (0.51%) Ethereum
8 2 (0.26%) IIS
8 2 (0.26%) Luigi
8 2 (0.26%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.13%) Jupyter
Business Applications
1 2 (0.26%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 560 (71.61%) AWS
2 296 (37.85%) GCP
3 165 (21.10%) Azure
4 120 (15.35%) SaaS
5 109 (13.94%) Serverless
6 103 (13.17%) AWS Lambda
7 81 (10.36%) Paddle
8 78 (9.97%) Amazon SQS
9 69 (8.82%) AWS CloudFormation
10 61 (7.80%) AWS Fargate
11 42 (5.37%) Amazon ECS
11 42 (5.37%) Amazon S3
12 38 (4.86%) GitHub
13 31 (3.96%) Amazon EC2
14 30 (3.84%) Stripe
15 26 (3.32%) Amazon Cognito
16 25 (3.20%) Cloud Computing
16 25 (3.20%) Google Kubernetes Engine
17 23 (2.94%) Slack
18 18 (2.30%) Pulumi
Communications & Networking
1 43 (5.50%) HTTP
2 19 (2.43%) Internet
3 17 (2.17%) TCP/IP
4 16 (2.05%) DNS
5 12 (1.53%) SD-WAN
5 12 (1.53%) WAN
6 11 (1.41%) AMQP
6 11 (1.41%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
7 9 (1.15%) 5G
7 9 (1.15%) SMTP
8 6 (0.77%) Firewall
9 5 (0.64%) HTTPS
10 4 (0.51%) Bluetooth
10 4 (0.51%) NFC
11 1 (0.13%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 264 (33.76%) PostgreSQL
2 134 (17.14%) NoSQL
3 126 (16.11%) Redis
4 107 (13.68%) MySQL
5 94 (12.02%) Relational Database
6 67 (8.57%) Apache Ignite
7 63 (8.06%) DynamoDB
8 53 (6.78%) RDBMS
9 37 (4.73%) Amazon Aurora
10 35 (4.48%) Amazon Athena
11 24 (3.07%) Apache Cassandra
12 23 (2.94%) InfluxDB
13 22 (2.81%) Elasticsearch
14 18 (2.30%) SQL Server
15 16 (2.05%) KDB
15 16 (2.05%) Neo4j
16 15 (1.92%) CouchDB
16 15 (1.92%) MongoDB
17 14 (1.79%) Big Data
18 11 (1.41%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 86 (11.00%) GitLab
2 76 (9.72%) Jenkins
3 66 (8.44%) Git (software)
4 59 (7.54%) Cypress.io
5 52 (6.65%) JUnit
6 34 (4.35%) Bitbucket
7 33 (4.22%) JIRA
8 31 (3.96%) Mockito
9 29 (3.71%) CircleCI
10 21 (2.69%) Gradle
11 19 (2.43%) Selenium
12 18 (2.30%) Storybook
13 17 (2.17%) Postman
14 11 (1.41%) git-flow
15 8 (1.02%) Mocha
16 5 (0.64%) Cucumber
17 4 (0.51%) Jasmine
17 4 (0.51%) WebDriver
18 3 (0.38%) Maven
18 3 (0.38%) Protractor
General
1 452 (57.80%) Finance
2 200 (25.58%) Front Office
3 128 (16.37%) Banking
4 83 (10.61%) Social Skills
5 74 (9.46%) Games
6 49 (6.27%) Inclusion and Diversity
7 48 (6.14%) Analytical Skills
8 47 (6.01%) Marketing
9 33 (4.22%) Back Office
10 17 (2.17%) Financial Institution
11 16 (2.05%) Retail
12 12 (1.53%) Pharmaceutical
13 11 (1.41%) Presentation Skills
14 9 (1.15%) Aerospace
14 9 (1.15%) Legal
15 8 (1.02%) Advertising
15 8 (1.02%) Public Speaking
15 8 (1.02%) Russian Language
16 5 (0.64%) Billing
16 5 (0.64%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 455 (58.18%) Software Engineer
2 441 (56.39%) Developer
3 230 (29.41%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 196 (25.06%) Senior Software Engineer
5 193 (24.68%) Java Developer
6 181 (23.15%) Java Engineer
7 169 (21.61%) AWS Engineer
8 160 (20.46%) Java Software Engineer
9 148 (18.93%) AWS Developer
9 148 (18.93%) AWS Software Engineer
10 142 (18.16%) Java Software Developer
11 90 (11.51%) Senior Developer
12 61 (7.80%) Python Developer
13 58 (7.42%) Python Engineer
14 57 (7.29%) Python Software Engineer
15 53 (6.78%) Senior Software Developer
16 51 (6.52%) Senior Java Developer
17 49 (6.27%) Senior Java Engineer
17 49 (6.27%) Senior Java Software Engineer
18 48 (6.14%) Senior Java Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 389 (49.74%) React
2 240 (30.69%) Protocol Buffers
3 220 (28.13%) Kafka
4 207 (26.47%) GraphQL
5 198 (25.32%) Node.js
6 134 (17.14%) RESTful
7 121 (15.47%) REST
8 89 (11.38%) Spring
9 87 (11.13%) RabbitMQ
10 80 (10.23%) Spring Boot
11 75 (9.59%) Swagger
12 72 (9.21%) Apache Camel
13 71 (9.08%) Laravel
14 69 (8.82%) Redux
15 66 (8.44%) Jest
16 64 (8.18%) Vue.js
17 63 (8.06%) .NET
18 57 (7.29%) Express
18 57 (7.29%) Web Services
19 49 (6.27%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 148 (18.93%) Hedge funds
2 108 (13.81%) Mobile App
3 86 (11.00%) Equities
4 78 (9.97%) User Experience
5 72 (9.21%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 69 (8.82%) Cloud Native
7 66 (8.44%) Legacy Systems
8 59 (7.54%) Fixed Income
9 55 (7.03%) Algorithms
10 46 (5.88%) Blog
11 31 (3.96%) Greenfield Project
12 28 (3.58%) Data Structures
13 27 (3.45%) Blockchain
13 27 (3.45%) Virtual Team
14 25 (3.20%) Bitcoin
15 20 (2.56%) Renewable Energy
16 19 (2.43%) Self-Motivation
17 17 (2.17%) Pricing Data
18 16 (2.05%) Sports Betting
19 15 (1.92%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 54 (6.91%) Linux
2 21 (2.69%) Windows
3 20 (2.56%) Unix
4 11 (1.41%) Android
5 10 (1.28%) CoreOS
6 8 (1.02%) Debian
6 8 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 7 (0.90%) Apple iOS
8 6 (0.77%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 523 (66.88%) Software Engineering
2 434 (55.50%) Agile
3 377 (48.21%) Microservices
4 232 (29.67%) DevOps
5 202 (25.83%) Investment Management
6 183 (23.40%) CI/CD
7 157 (20.08%) Asset Management
8 147 (18.80%) Open Source
9 141 (18.03%) Scrum
10 133 (17.01%) Fintech
11 123 (15.73%) Full Stack Development
12 120 (15.35%) B2B
13 117 (14.96%) Computer Science
13 117 (14.96%) TDD
14 116 (14.83%) Front End Development
15 109 (13.94%) Analytics
16 95 (12.15%) Test Automation
17 89 (11.38%) API Design
18 88 (11.25%) Problem-Solving
19 87 (11.13%) Infrastructure as Code
Programming Languages
1 398 (50.90%) TypeScript
2 372 (47.57%) Java
3 326 (41.69%) Python
4 279 (35.68%) Go
5 269 (34.40%) JavaScript
6 160 (20.46%) SQL
7 90 (11.51%) PHP
8 81 (10.36%) C#
9 69 (8.82%) Rust
10 37 (4.73%) C++
11 31 (3.96%) Kotlin
12 28 (3.58%) C
13 21 (2.69%) Shell Script
14 18 (2.30%) Ruby
15 17 (2.17%) Scala
16 10 (1.28%) SPARQL
17 8 (1.02%) Apple Swift
18 7 (0.90%) T-SQL
19 5 (0.64%) Bash
19 5 (0.64%) XPath
Qualifications
1 110 (14.07%) Degree
2 78 (9.97%) Computer Science Degree
3 13 (1.66%) Master's Degree
4 4 (0.51%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 99 (12.66%) QA
2 34 (4.35%) SLA
3 10 (1.28%) Accessibility
3 10 (1.28%) PSD2
System Software
1 382 (48.85%) Docker
2 9 (1.15%) LXC
3 5 (0.64%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 325 (41.56%) Kubernetes
2 294 (37.60%) Terraform
3 55 (7.03%) Prometheus
4 50 (6.39%) Grafana
5 42 (5.37%) Istio
6 29 (3.71%) Argo
7 25 (3.20%) Kubeflow
8 20 (2.56%) Ansible
9 14 (1.79%) Fluentd
10 12 (1.53%) linkerd
11 8 (1.02%) Kustomize
12 6 (0.77%) LiteSpeed
13 5 (0.64%) Packer
13 5 (0.64%) Puppet
14 4 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
15 3 (0.38%) Kibana
16 2 (0.26%) Oozie
17 1 (0.13%) Consul
17 1 (0.13%) Graylog
Vendors
1 150 (19.18%) Google
2 44 (5.63%) TrueLayer
3 40 (5.12%) Revolut
4 34 (4.35%) Microsoft
5 30 (3.84%) Tencent
6 26 (3.32%) New Relic
7 15 (1.92%) Apple
8 10 (1.28%) Zopa
9 9 (1.15%) Rackspace
9 9 (1.15%) Salesforce.com
10 7 (0.90%) YouTube
11 6 (0.77%) Spotify
11 6 (0.77%) Talend
12 5 (0.64%) Okta
12 5 (0.64%) Oracle
13 4 (0.51%) Facebook
13 4 (0.51%) Twitter
14 3 (0.38%) Atlassian
14 3 (0.38%) Huawei
14 3 (0.38%) Progress