Period
to 8 July 2020

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 8 July 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Parallel Computing
UK
6 months to
8 Jul 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 832 1078 1173
Rank change year-on-year +246 +95 +18
Permanent jobs citing Parallel Computing 6 37 39
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.008% 0.025% 0.022%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.008% 0.027% 0.024%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 34
Median annual salary £150,000 £90,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +66.67% +28.57% -17.65%
UK excluding London median annual salary £75,000 £27,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +172.73% -31.25% -4.76%

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 72,680 136,380 164,702
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 92.17% 92.20% 92.16%
Number of salaries quoted 58,015 107,412 132,271
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +3.09%
10th Percentile £31,750 £30,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £86,250 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

Parallel Computing
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Parallel Computing in the UK

Parallel Computing
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Parallel Computing in the UK

Parallel Computing
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Parallel Computing over the 6 months to 8 July 2020.

Salary histogram for Parallel Computing in the UK

Parallel Computing
Top 4 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 8 July 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 +239 4 £150,000 +30.43%
London +174 4 £150,000 +30.43%
UK excluding London +229 2 £75,000 +172.73% 1
Scotland +84 2 £75,000 +172.73% 1

For the 6 months to 8 July 2020, 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 4 (66.67%) C++
1 4 (66.67%) Java
1 4 (66.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 4 (66.67%) Front Office
1 4 (66.67%) Electronic Trading
1 4 (66.67%) Low Latency
1 4 (66.67%) Systematic Trading
1 4 (66.67%) Automated Trading
2 2 (33.33%) Prototyping
2 2 (33.33%) Open Source
2 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (33.33%) PhD

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:

General
1 4 (66.67%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Programmer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Automated Trading
1 4 (66.67%) Electronic Trading
1 4 (66.67%) Low Latency
1 4 (66.67%) Systematic Trading
2 2 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 2 (33.33%) Open Source
2 2 (33.33%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C++
1 4 (66.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) PhD