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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OpenGL Shading Language (GLSL)
Rank 113 108 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs citing GLSL 5 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.28% 0.27% -
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.43% 0.43% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 0
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £34,000
% change year-on-year
- +32.35%
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
1160 934 1333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 65.50% 63.28% 70.23%
Number of salaries quoted 926 787 1132
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

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 22 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 12 (100.00%) C++
1 12 (100.00%) Java
1 12 (100.00%) Python
1 12 (100.00%) 3D Graphics
1 12 (100.00%) 3ds Max
1 12 (100.00%) Android
1 12 (100.00%) 3D Modelling
2 11 (91.67%) Git (software)
2 11 (91.67%) Jenkins
2 11 (91.67%) Eclipse
3 10 (83.33%) MAXScript
3 10 (83.33%) Smartphone
4 2 (16.67%) Maya
4 2 (16.67%) Blender
4 2 (16.67%) OpenGL ES
4 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
4 2 (16.67%) OpenGL
5 1 (8.33%) Electronics
5 1 (8.33%) Games
5 1 (8.33%) Degree
5 1 (8.33%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (8.33%) 3D Programming

GLSL
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 12 (100.00%) 3ds Max
2 2 (16.67%) Blender
2 2 (16.67%) Maya
Development Applications
1 11 (91.67%) Eclipse
1 11 (91.67%) Git (software)
1 11 (91.67%) Jenkins
General
1 1 (8.33%) Electronics
1 1 (8.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (91.67%) Programmer
2 10 (83.33%) C++ Programmer
2 10 (83.33%) Java Programmer
2 10 (83.33%) Tools Programmer
3 1 (8.33%) Tools Developer
3 1 (8.33%) C++/Java Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Graphics Programmer
3 1 (8.33%) Java Developer
3 1 (8.33%) C++ Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) OpenGL
1 2 (16.67%) OpenGL ES
Miscellaneous
1 12 (100.00%) 3D Graphics
2 10 (83.33%) Smartphone
3 1 (8.33%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) 3D Modelling
2 2 (16.67%) Software Engineering
3 1 (8.33%) 3D Programming
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C++
1 12 (100.00%) Java
1 12 (100.00%) Python
2 10 (83.33%) MAXScript
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Degree