The table below looks at the statistics for HLSL skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited HLSL over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
High Level Shading Language (HLSL)
Rank - 610 -
Permanent jobs citing HLSL 0 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London - 0.013% -
As % of the Programming Languages category - 0.025% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 0
Average salary - £30,000 -
UK excluding London average salary - £29,250 -
HLSL
England

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

Programming Languages Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Programming Languages category
25150 24441 27994
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 53.00% 54.39% 55.12%
Number of salaries quoted 21642 20826 24730
Average salary £52,500 £52,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.96% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

HLSL
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

HLSL Jobs Demand Trend in London

HLSL
Salary Trend in London

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

HLSL Salary Trend in London

HLSL
Top 13 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing HLSL 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 HLSL.

1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) OpenGL
1 1 (100.00%) DirectX
1 1 (100.00%) 3D Graphics
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Games
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) 3D Programming
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) Game Development
1 1 (100.00%) Unity (Game Engine)

HLSL
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the London region citing HLSL 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 HLSL. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Games Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) OpenGL
1 1 (100.00%) DirectX
1 1 (100.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) 3D Graphics
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (100.00%) 3D Programming
1 1 (100.00%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C++