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 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Khronos Group OpenCL
Rank 106 120 120
Rank change year-on-year
+14 0
Permanent jobs citing OpenCL 1 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.073% 0.28% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.18% 0.62% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £52,500 £47,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.52% -20.83%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -20.00%
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
550 804 759
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 40.12% 44.49% 46.00%
Number of salaries quoted 482 671 721
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 17 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 3 (75.00%) Electronics
1 3 (75.00%) VHDL
1 3 (75.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 3 (75.00%) Xilinx
1 3 (75.00%) Signal Processing
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (75.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (25.00%) QML
2 1 (25.00%) Qt
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) C
2 1 (25.00%) C++
2 1 (25.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Firmware
2 1 (25.00%) Middleware
2 1 (25.00%) QNX

OpenCL
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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.

General
1 3 (75.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Electronics Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Digital Design Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) FPGA Design Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) FPGA Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Design Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Embedded Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Firmware Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Middleware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Middleware
1 1 (25.00%) Qt
1 1 (25.00%) QML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) VHDL
1 3 (75.00%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
1 3 (75.00%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
1 1 (25.00%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Signal Processing
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (25.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
1 1 (25.00%) C++
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Xilinx
2 1 (25.00%) QNX