Period
to 20 April 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Parallel Computing skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Parallel Computing over the 6 months to 20 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Parallel Computing
UK
6 months to
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1179 1116 1257
Rank change year-on-year -63 +141 +26
Permanent jobs citing Parallel Computing 24 55 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.014% 0.032% 0.015%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.015% 0.035% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 23 45 69
UK median annual salary £85,000 £77,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.68% +40.91% +22.22%
10th Percentile £41,000 £36,250 £47,500
90th Percentile £111,750 £135,000 £63,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £90,000 £42,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +114.29% -23.64% +22.22%

Parallel Computing is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 161,231 156,030 184,053
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 90.84% 90.43% 89.94%
Number of salaries quoted 130,643 128,474 152,913
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £29,128 £27,854 £27,500
90th Percentile £81,250 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

Parallel Computing
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Parallel Computing in the UK

Parallel Computing
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Parallel Computing in the UK

Parallel Computing
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Parallel Computing over the 6 months to 20 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Parallel Computing in the UK

Parallel Computing
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Parallel Computing within the UK over the 6 months to 20 April 2018. 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 -34 24 £85,000 +9.68% 15
London -47 16 £85,000 +9.68% 14
UK excluding London -17 8 £90,000 +114.29% 1
South East +6 3 £112,500 - 1
North of England -1 2 £80,000 +90.48%
North West -13 2 £80,000 +90.48%
East of England - 2 £66,250 -
South West - 1 £40,000 -

For the 6 months to 20 April 2018, IT jobs citing Parallel 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 Parallel Computing.

1 11 (45.83%) C#
2 10 (41.67%) C++
3 9 (37.50%) OO
3 9 (37.50%) Finance
3 9 (37.50%) Software Engineering
3 9 (37.50%) Degree
3 9 (37.50%) Algorithms
4 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (33.33%) .NET
5 7 (29.17%) XML
5 7 (29.17%) Java
5 7 (29.17%) Front Office
6 6 (25.00%) SQL
6 6 (25.00%) Python
6 6 (25.00%) Mathematics
6 6 (25.00%) Computer Science
7 5 (20.83%) Multithreading
7 5 (20.83%) Banking
7 5 (20.83%) Docker
7 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
8 4 (16.67%) VBA
8 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
8 4 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (16.67%) Risk Management
8 4 (16.67%) Summit
8 4 (16.67%) TDD
8 4 (16.67%) Workflow
8 4 (16.67%) Subversion
8 4 (16.67%) Credit Derivative

Parallel 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 (4.17%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) NoSQL
2 1 (4.17%) Blockchain
2 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.17%) RDBMS
2 1 (4.17%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Subversion
2 2 (8.33%) Git (software)
General
1 9 (37.50%) Finance
2 7 (29.17%) Front Office
3 5 (20.83%) Banking
4 2 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (66.67%) Developer
2 4 (16.67%) .NET Developer
2 4 (16.67%) Architect
2 4 (16.67%) C++ Developer
2 4 (16.67%) C++ Quantitative Developer
2 4 (16.67%) Quantitative Developer
3 3 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (12.50%) C# Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Electronic Trading Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Java Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Node.js Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (8.33%) Software Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Computer Vision Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Data Science Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Junior
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (33.33%) .NET
2 7 (29.17%) XML
3 4 (16.67%) JSON
4 3 (12.50%) Express
4 3 (12.50%) Node.js
4 3 (12.50%) RESTful
4 3 (12.50%) Web Services
5 1 (4.17%) .NET Core
5 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
5 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (4.17%) Natural Language Processing
5 1 (4.17%) OpenCL
5 1 (4.17%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (4.17%) React
5 1 (4.17%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (4.17%) TensorFlow
Miscellaneous
1 9 (37.50%) Algorithms
2 6 (25.00%) Computer Science
3 4 (16.67%) Credit Derivative
3 4 (16.67%) Derivative
3 4 (16.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 3 (12.50%) Data Structures
5 1 (4.17%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.17%) Augmented Reality
5 1 (4.17%) Bitcoin
5 1 (4.17%) Client/Server
5 1 (4.17%) Digital Media
5 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (4.17%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) OO
1 9 (37.50%) Software Engineering
2 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (25.00%) Mathematics
4 5 (20.83%) Multithreading
5 4 (16.67%) BDD
5 4 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (16.67%) Data Science
5 4 (16.67%) Risk Management
5 4 (16.67%) TDD
5 4 (16.67%) Workflow
6 3 (12.50%) Automated Trading
6 3 (12.50%) DevOps
6 3 (12.50%) Electronic Trading
6 3 (12.50%) Front End Development
6 3 (12.50%) Low Latency
6 3 (12.50%) Microservices
6 3 (12.50%) SDLC
7 2 (8.33%) Machine Learning
7 2 (8.33%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 11 (45.83%) C#
2 10 (41.67%) C++
3 7 (29.17%) Java
4 6 (25.00%) Python
4 6 (25.00%) SQL
5 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
6 4 (16.67%) VBA
7 3 (12.50%) Delphi
7 3 (12.50%) ES6
7 3 (12.50%) Perl
8 2 (8.33%) C
9 1 (4.17%) COBOL
9 1 (4.17%) Erlang
9 1 (4.17%) F#
9 1 (4.17%) Haskell
9 1 (4.17%) Ruby
9 1 (4.17%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (37.50%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) CFA
2 1 (4.17%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (4.17%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 5 (20.83%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 1 (4.17%) Google
1 1 (4.17%) Micro Focus
1 1 (4.17%) Remedy