The table below looks at the statistics for GLSL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GLSL over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
OpenGL Shading Language (GLSL)
Rank 102 112 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Permanent jobs citing GLSL 1 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.072% 0.33% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.11% 0.53% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 0
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+15.62% +23.07%
GLSL
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Programming Languages category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Programming Languages Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
883 1131 1063
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 63.57% 62.62% 67.75%
Number of salaries quoted 793 934 956
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%

GLSL
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing GLSL across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Programming Languages category.

GLSL Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

GLSL
Salary Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing GLSL across the Cambridge region.

GLSL Salary Trend in Cambridge

GLSL
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing GLSL also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited GLSL.

1 3 (100.00%) OpenGL
1 3 (100.00%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) HLSL
2 2 (66.67%) DirectX
2 2 (66.67%) 3D Graphics
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) 3D Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) 3D Rendering
3 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
3 1 (33.33%) Blender
3 1 (33.33%) Direct3D
3 1 (33.33%) OpenGL ES
3 1 (33.33%) Games
3 1 (33.33%) Maya
3 1 (33.33%) 3ds Max
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) TDD
3 1 (33.33%) Validation
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Python

GLSL
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing GLSL also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited GLSL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Maya
1 1 (33.33%) 3ds Max
1 1 (33.33%) Blender
General
1 1 (33.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) Graphics Programmer
2 1 (33.33%) Graphics Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) OpenGL
2 2 (66.67%) DirectX
3 1 (33.33%) Direct3D
3 1 (33.33%) OpenGL ES
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) 3D Graphics
2 1 (33.33%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) 3D Modelling
2 1 (33.33%) 3D Rendering
2 1 (33.33%) Validation
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) HLSL
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree