The table below looks at the statistics for GLSL skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited GLSL over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
OpenGL Shading Language (GLSL)
Rank 859 851 832
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -19
Permanent jobs citing GLSL 17 15 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.016% 0.015% 0.033%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.032% 0.027% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 17 4 31
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% -14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +50.00%
GLSL
UK

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

Programming Languages Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
53941 54662 57814
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 50.47% 53.78% 54.23%
Number of salaries quoted 45901 47576 50958
Average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.52% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -

GLSL
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

GLSL Jobs Demand Trend in England

GLSL
Salary Trend in England

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

GLSL Salary Trend in England

GLSL
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing GLSL within the England region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
East of England -19 10 £40,000 -11.11% 2
London +22 6 £40,000 -11.11%
Yorkshire - 1 £50,000 -
GLSL
UK

GLSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 28 (100.00%) C++
1 28 (100.00%) Python
2 22 (78.57%) 3D Graphics
2 22 (78.57%) Android
3 20 (71.43%) OpenGL
4 17 (60.71%) 3ds Max
4 17 (60.71%) 3D Modelling
5 16 (57.14%) Java
6 13 (46.43%) Software Engineering
7 11 (39.29%) Qt
7 11 (39.29%) OpenGL ES
8 9 (32.14%) Eclipse
8 9 (32.14%) Maya
8 9 (32.14%) Git (software)
8 9 (32.14%) Jenkins
8 9 (32.14%) Blender
9 8 (28.57%) Degree
9 8 (28.57%) Smartphone
9 8 (28.57%) MAXScript
10 7 (25.00%) C
11 6 (21.43%) Games
12 5 (17.86%) Xbox
12 5 (17.86%) 3D Rendering
12 5 (17.86%) Sony
12 5 (17.86%) Linux
12 5 (17.86%) iPhone
12 5 (17.86%) Multithreading
13 2 (7.14%) Project Planning
14 1 (3.57%) Image Processing
14 1 (3.57%) Animation

GLSL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the England 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 17 (60.71%) 3ds Max
2 9 (32.14%) Blender
2 9 (32.14%) Maya
Development Applications
1 9 (32.14%) Eclipse
1 9 (32.14%) Git (software)
1 9 (32.14%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.57%) Gerrit
2 1 (3.57%) Redmine
General
1 6 (21.43%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) Software Engineer
1 10 (35.71%) Developer
1 10 (35.71%) C++ Developer
2 8 (28.57%) C++ Programmer
2 8 (28.57%) Programmer
2 8 (28.57%) Java Programmer
2 8 (28.57%) Tools Programmer
3 6 (21.43%) C++ Games Developer
3 6 (21.43%) Games Developer
4 5 (17.86%) C++ Software Developer
4 5 (17.86%) Software Developer
5 1 (3.57%) C++ Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (71.43%) OpenGL
2 11 (39.29%) Qt
2 11 (39.29%) OpenGL ES
Miscellaneous
1 22 (78.57%) 3D Graphics
2 8 (28.57%) Smartphone
3 5 (17.86%) iPhone
3 5 (17.86%) Xbox
4 1 (3.57%) User Experience
4 1 (3.57%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (3.57%) Animation
4 1 (3.57%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 22 (78.57%) Android
2 5 (17.86%) Linux
3 1 (3.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (60.71%) 3D Modelling
2 13 (46.43%) Software Engineering
3 5 (17.86%) Multithreading
3 5 (17.86%) 3D Rendering
4 2 (7.14%) Project Planning
5 1 (3.57%) Image Processing
5 1 (3.57%) Game Development
5 1 (3.57%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) C++
1 28 (100.00%) Python
2 16 (57.14%) Java
3 8 (28.57%) MAXScript
4 7 (25.00%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (28.57%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (17.86%) Sony
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits and relocation package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits and relocation package
Posted: 2 days ago