The table below looks at the statistics for OpenCL skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenCL over the 3 months to 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Khronos Group OpenCL
Rank 97 99 -
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -
Permanent jobs citing OpenCL 16 9 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.00% 0.63% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.39% 1.51% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 9 0
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £36,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+13.79% -9.37%
OpenCL
Cambridgeshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cambridge region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
669 598 780
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 41.63% 41.59% 44.24%
Number of salaries quoted 554 523 698
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

OpenCL
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing OpenCL across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

OpenCL Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

OpenCL
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

OpenCL Salary Trend in Cambridge

OpenCL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing OpenCL 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 OpenCL.

1 12 (70.59%) Electronics
2 11 (64.71%) OpenGL ES
3 10 (58.82%) Internet of Things
3 10 (58.82%) Direct3D
3 10 (58.82%) Multimedia
3 10 (58.82%) Degree
3 10 (58.82%) Computer Science
3 10 (58.82%) Internet
3 10 (58.82%) UNIX
4 6 (35.29%) OpenGL
4 6 (35.29%) DirectX
4 6 (35.29%) C++
4 6 (35.29%) Software Engineering
4 6 (35.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 6 (35.29%) Xilinx
4 6 (35.29%) Device Driver
4 6 (35.29%) 3D Graphics
4 6 (35.29%) VHDL
4 6 (35.29%) Algorithms
4 6 (35.29%) Signal Processing
4 6 (35.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (29.41%) GPGPU
5 5 (29.41%) Bash Shell
5 5 (29.41%) Direct3D Mobile
5 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (29.41%) Verilog
5 5 (29.41%) Android
5 5 (29.41%) C
5 5 (29.41%) Perl
5 5 (29.41%) PHP

OpenCL
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge region citing OpenCL 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 OpenCL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 10 (58.82%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) MySQL
General
1 12 (70.59%) Electronics
2 10 (58.82%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Software Engineer
1 6 (35.29%) Design Engineer
1 6 (35.29%) Digital Design Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Verification Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Customer Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Electronics Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Design Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) FPGA Design Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) FPGA Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (64.71%) OpenGL ES
2 10 (58.82%) Direct3D
3 6 (35.29%) OpenGL
3 6 (35.29%) DirectX
4 5 (29.41%) Direct3D Mobile
5 1 (5.88%) OpenVG
Miscellaneous
1 10 (58.82%) Computer Science
1 10 (58.82%) Internet of Things
2 6 (35.29%) Algorithms
2 6 (35.29%) Device Driver
2 6 (35.29%) 3D Graphics
2 6 (35.29%) VHDL
2 6 (35.29%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 5 (29.41%) Verilog
3 5 (29.41%) GPGPU
Operating Systems
1 10 (58.82%) UNIX
2 5 (29.41%) Windows
2 5 (29.41%) Android
3 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Software Engineering
1 6 (35.29%) Signal Processing
1 6 (35.29%) Continuous Improvement
2 5 (29.41%) Benchmarking
2 5 (29.41%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
3 1 (5.88%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) C++
2 5 (29.41%) Perl
2 5 (29.41%) PHP
2 5 (29.41%) Python
2 5 (29.41%) Assembly Language
2 5 (29.41%) Bash Shell
2 5 (29.41%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) Degree
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Xilinx
2 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
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