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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
OpenGL Shading Language (GLSL)
Rank 872 886 840
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -46
Permanent jobs citing GLSL 6 11 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.006% 0.010% 0.016%
As % of the Programming Languages category 0.011% 0.019% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 11
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% +33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +23.07%
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
52811 56551 53711
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 51.65% 51.71% 52.78%
Number of salaries quoted 45413 48399 46486
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 31 July 2015. 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
North East - 4 £50,000 -
South West - 2 £42,500 - 1
GLSL
UK

GLSL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 15 (100.00%) C++
1 15 (100.00%) OpenGL
2 12 (80.00%) DirectX
2 12 (80.00%) C#
2 12 (80.00%) HLSL
3 11 (73.33%) 3D Graphics
3 11 (73.33%) Games
4 10 (66.67%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 8 (53.33%) Mathematics
5 8 (53.33%) Algorithms
6 4 (26.67%) Visualisation
6 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
7 3 (20.00%) TDD
7 3 (20.00%) Validation
7 3 (20.00%) 3D Rendering
7 3 (20.00%) Direct3D
8 2 (13.33%) Degree
8 2 (13.33%) OGRE
8 2 (13.33%) C++/CLI
8 2 (13.33%) MATLAB
9 1 (6.67%) Mathematica
9 1 (6.67%) Statistics
9 1 (6.67%) Simulink
9 1 (6.67%) LabVIEW
9 1 (6.67%) Qt
9 1 (6.67%) 3D Modelling
9 1 (6.67%) OpenCL
9 1 (6.67%) Analytics
9 1 (6.67%) CUDA

GLSL
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) Kinematics
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Simulink
1 1 (6.67%) Mathematica
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) LabVIEW
General
1 11 (73.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Developer
1 9 (60.00%) C++ Developer
2 8 (53.33%) Graphics Developer
3 4 (26.67%) Software Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) OpenGL
2 12 (80.00%) DirectX
3 10 (66.67%) Unity (Game Engine)
4 3 (20.00%) Direct3D
5 2 (13.33%) OGRE
6 1 (6.67%) QML
6 1 (6.67%) Qt
6 1 (6.67%) OpenCL
Miscellaneous
1 11 (73.33%) 3D Graphics
2 8 (53.33%) Mathematics
2 8 (53.33%) Algorithms
3 4 (26.67%) Visualisation
4 1 (6.67%) CUDA
4 1 (6.67%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (26.67%) Software Engineering
2 3 (20.00%) TDD
2 3 (20.00%) 3D Rendering
2 3 (20.00%) Validation
3 1 (6.67%) Analytics
3 1 (6.67%) 3D Modelling
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C++
2 12 (80.00%) C#
2 12 (80.00%) HLSL
3 2 (13.33%) MATLAB
3 2 (13.33%) C++/CLI
4 1 (6.67%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
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