Period
to 29 February 2020

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 29 February 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

gRPC
UK
6 months to
29 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 834 1052 1171
Rank change year-on-year +218 +119 +18
Permanent jobs citing gRPC 176 65 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.043% 0.020%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.37% 0.11% 0.049%
Number of salaries quoted 148 40 34
UK median annual salary £74,000 £80,000 £80,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.50% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £52,500 £37,250 £50,000
90th Percentile £122,500 £95,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £65,000 £41,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +58.54% -25.45% +26.44%

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 47,401 60,038 71,464
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.79% 39.71% 40.56%
Number of salaries quoted 38,948 49,313 60,408
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -

gRPC
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for gRPC in the UK

gRPC
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing gRPC.

Salary trend for gRPC in the UK

gRPC
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing gRPC over the 6 months to 29 February 2020.

Salary histogram for gRPC in the UK

gRPC
Top 10 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 29 February 2020. 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 +215 176 £74,000 -7.50% 25
London +152 129 £80,000 - 13
UK excluding London +151 47 £65,000 +58.54% 12
South East +66 31 £65,000 +33.33% 6
North of England - 12 £75,000 -
Yorkshire - 10 £75,000 -
South West - 3 £55,000 -
North West - 2 £42,500 -
Midlands +43 1 £75,000 +82.93% 1
West Midlands - 1 £75,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 29 February 2020, 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.

1 101 (57.39%) Java
2 97 (55.11%) Software Engineering
3 91 (51.70%) SQL
3 91 (51.70%) Microservices
4 83 (47.16%) Docker
4 83 (47.16%) PostgreSQL
5 80 (45.45%) Go
6 71 (40.34%) Finance
6 71 (40.34%) Agile Software Development
7 70 (39.77%) Kubernetes
8 67 (38.07%) AWS
9 63 (35.80%) MySQL
10 55 (31.25%) Banking
11 51 (28.98%) Web Services
12 50 (28.41%) SQL Server
13 49 (27.84%) Oracle
13 49 (27.84%) Redis
14 48 (27.27%) Relational Database
14 48 (27.27%) Asset Management
14 48 (27.27%) Data Management
15 46 (26.14%) Enterprise Data Management
15 46 (26.14%) Sybase
15 46 (26.14%) J2EE
15 46 (26.14%) J2SE
15 46 (26.14%) RDBMS
15 46 (26.14%) Pricing Data
15 46 (26.14%) Dropwizard
15 46 (26.14%) Amazon Aurora
16 44 (25.00%) Kafka
17 40 (22.73%) C

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 11 (6.25%) Apache Spark
2 9 (5.11%) Elasticsearch
3 4 (2.27%) Apache
4 3 (1.70%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.57%) Anypoint
5 1 (0.57%) Apache Airflow
5 1 (0.57%) Ethereum
5 1 (0.57%) GlassFish
5 1 (0.57%) Mule
5 1 (0.57%) OpenWhisk
5 1 (0.57%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.57%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 67 (38.07%) AWS
2 10 (5.68%) GCP
3 4 (2.27%) Adobe Analytics
3 4 (2.27%) Azure
4 2 (1.14%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.14%) Serverless
5 1 (0.57%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.57%) AWS Lambda
5 1 (0.57%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.57%) Power Platform
5 1 (0.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.70%) Internet
2 2 (1.14%) BGP
2 2 (1.14%) MPLS
2 2 (1.14%) Software-Defined Networking
3 1 (0.57%) HTTP
3 1 (0.57%) IPFS
3 1 (0.57%) OpenFlow
3 1 (0.57%) Peer-to-Peer Networking
3 1 (0.57%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 83 (47.16%) PostgreSQL
2 63 (35.80%) MySQL
3 50 (28.41%) SQL Server
4 49 (27.84%) Redis
5 48 (27.27%) Relational Database
6 46 (26.14%) Amazon Aurora
6 46 (26.14%) RDBMS
7 26 (14.77%) MongoDB
8 25 (14.20%) Neo4j
9 16 (9.09%) NoSQL
10 13 (7.39%) Apache Cassandra
11 9 (5.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 8 (4.55%) Hadoop
13 7 (3.98%) Flink
14 3 (1.70%) JanusGraph
15 2 (1.14%) Blockchain
15 2 (1.14%) MariaDB
16 1 (0.57%) Big Data
16 1 (0.57%) InfluxDB
16 1 (0.57%) Presto
Development Applications
1 30 (17.05%) Git (software)
2 14 (7.95%) Jenkins
3 9 (5.11%) git-flow
4 5 (2.84%) Subversion
5 4 (2.27%) webpack
6 3 (1.70%) Octopus Deploy
6 3 (1.70%) SonarQube
7 1 (0.57%) CircleCI
7 1 (0.57%) DbUnit
7 1 (0.57%) GitLab
7 1 (0.57%) Gradle
7 1 (0.57%) JUnit
7 1 (0.57%) Maven
General
1 71 (40.34%) Finance
2 55 (31.25%) Banking
3 6 (3.41%) Online Betting
4 4 (2.27%) Retail Banking
5 3 (1.70%) Billing
6 2 (1.14%) Marketing
7 1 (0.57%) Advertising
7 1 (0.57%) Digital Economy
7 1 (0.57%) Games
7 1 (0.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 126 (71.59%) Developer
2 67 (38.07%) Software Engineer
3 61 (34.66%) Java Developer
4 55 (31.25%) Java Engineer
5 54 (30.68%) Java Software Engineer
6 52 (29.55%) Developer/Software Engineer
7 46 (26.14%) AWS Developer
7 46 (26.14%) AWS Engineer
7 46 (26.14%) AWS Software Engineer
7 46 (26.14%) Java Software Developer
8 27 (15.34%) Backend Developer
9 9 (5.11%) J2EE Developer
9 9 (5.11%) J2EE Software Engineer
9 9 (5.11%) Java J2EE Software Engineer
9 9 (5.11%) Java/J2EE Developer
10 7 (3.98%) Senior Developer
10 7 (3.98%) Software Developer
11 6 (3.41%) Python Engineer
12 5 (2.84%) C++ Software Engineer
13 4 (2.27%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (28.98%) Web Services
2 46 (26.14%) Dropwizard
2 46 (26.14%) J2EE
2 46 (26.14%) J2SE
3 44 (25.00%) Kafka
4 34 (19.32%) Spring
5 30 (17.05%) REST
6 25 (14.20%) Node.js
7 24 (13.64%) RESTful
8 15 (8.52%) Spring Boot
9 14 (7.95%) Protocol Buffers
10 13 (7.39%) React
11 12 (6.82%) RabbitMQ
12 11 (6.25%) CSS
12 11 (6.25%) HTML
12 11 (6.25%) HTML5
13 9 (5.11%) jQuery
14 7 (3.98%) .NET
14 7 (3.98%) Apache Avro
15 6 (3.41%) Memcached
Miscellaneous
1 46 (26.14%) Pricing Data
2 10 (5.68%) Greenfield Project
3 9 (5.11%) Replication
4 7 (3.98%) Algorithms
5 5 (2.84%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.27%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.70%) Life Science
7 3 (1.70%) Mobile Banking
7 3 (1.70%) Robotics
7 3 (1.70%) Virtual Team
8 2 (1.14%) Social Network
8 2 (1.14%) User Experience
9 1 (0.57%) Cloud Native
9 1 (0.57%) Derivative
9 1 (0.57%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.57%) Equity Derivative
9 1 (0.57%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 10 (5.68%) Unix
2 9 (5.11%) Linux
3 1 (0.57%) Android
3 1 (0.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (55.11%) Software Engineering
2 91 (51.70%) Microservices
3 71 (40.34%) Agile Software Development
4 48 (27.27%) Asset Management
4 48 (27.27%) Data Management
5 46 (26.14%) Enterprise Data Management
6 32 (18.18%) Data Science
7 25 (14.20%) Problem-Solving
8 22 (12.50%) Fintech
9 21 (11.93%) Continuous Integration
10 20 (11.36%) Low Latency
11 18 (10.23%) DevOps
11 18 (10.23%) Scrum
11 18 (10.23%) TDD
12 15 (8.52%) Test Automation
13 11 (6.25%) Process Improvement
14 10 (5.68%) Computer Science
14 10 (5.68%) Mobile First
15 8 (4.55%) Artificial Intelligence
15 8 (4.55%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 101 (57.39%) Java
2 91 (51.70%) SQL
3 80 (45.45%) Go
4 40 (22.73%) C
5 31 (17.61%) C++
5 31 (17.61%) Python
6 18 (10.23%) JavaScript
7 15 (8.52%) Java 8
8 13 (7.39%) Bash Shell
9 8 (4.55%) C#
10 6 (3.41%) PHP
11 3 (1.70%) Ruby
11 3 (1.70%) Rust
11 3 (1.70%) TypeScript
12 2 (1.14%) Erlang
12 2 (1.14%) Haskell
12 2 (1.14%) Java 9
12 2 (1.14%) Kotlin
13 1 (0.57%) Scala
13 1 (0.57%) Solidity
Qualifications
1 12 (6.82%) Degree
2 7 (3.98%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (3.41%) Postgraduate
4 1 (0.57%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.57%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.84%) QA
2 3 (1.70%) PSD2
System Software
1 83 (47.16%) Docker
2 2 (1.14%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.57%) Alluxio
3 1 (0.57%) Ceph
3 1 (0.57%) etcd
3 1 (0.57%) Gluster
3 1 (0.57%) HDFS
3 1 (0.57%) KVM
Systems Management
1 70 (39.77%) Kubernetes
2 10 (5.68%) Terraform
3 6 (3.41%) Ansible
3 6 (3.41%) Opscode Chef
3 6 (3.41%) Puppet
4 5 (2.84%) SELinux
5 3 (1.70%) Istio
5 3 (1.70%) Zipkin
6 1 (0.57%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.57%) Knative
6 1 (0.57%) Rancher
Vendors
1 49 (27.84%) Oracle
2 46 (26.14%) Sybase
3 5 (2.84%) Google
4 4 (2.27%) Adobe
5 2 (1.14%) Apple
5 2 (1.14%) MuleSoft
5 2 (1.14%) Tableau
5 2 (1.14%) Talend
5 2 (1.14%) VMware
6 1 (0.57%) Facebook
6 1 (0.57%) Solace
6 1 (0.57%) Spotify