The table below looks at the statistics for OpenCL skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited OpenCL 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
Khronos Group OpenCL
Rank 597 583 -
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -
Permanent jobs citing OpenCL 24 33 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.051% 0.073% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.13% 0.19% -
Number of salaries quoted 24 32 0
Average salary £42,500 £52,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.04% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -
OpenCL
England

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 London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
18005 17705 20777
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 37.94% 39.40% 40.91%
Number of salaries quoted 15394 15207 18461
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -

OpenCL
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

OpenCL Jobs Demand Trend in London

OpenCL
Salary Trend in London

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

OpenCL Salary Trend in London

OpenCL
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing OpenCL across the London region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

OpenCL Salary Histogram in London

OpenCL
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing OpenCL within the London region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
Chessington - 16 £41,250 -
Surbiton - 15 £40,000 -
OpenCL
England

OpenCL
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 30 (100.00%) C++
1 30 (100.00%) OpenGL
1 30 (100.00%) 3D Graphics
2 28 (93.33%) Software Engineering
3 27 (90.00%) Mathematics
3 27 (90.00%) Physics
3 27 (90.00%) Qt
4 25 (83.33%) Computer Science
5 22 (73.33%) Games
6 18 (60.00%) CUDA
7 17 (56.67%) PhD
8 15 (50.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
9 14 (46.67%) MFC
10 12 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (40.00%) Degree
10 12 (40.00%) Video Processing
11 11 (36.67%) C
12 8 (26.67%) OOD
13 5 (16.67%) OO
13 5 (16.67%) Augmented Reality
14 3 (10.00%) GPGPU
14 3 (10.00%) Linux
14 3 (10.00%) OOP
14 3 (10.00%) CAD
14 3 (10.00%) MATLAB
14 3 (10.00%) Embedded C
14 3 (10.00%) Embedded C++
14 3 (10.00%) Multithreading
14 3 (10.00%) Renderscript
14 3 (10.00%) DirectCompute

OpenCL
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

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

Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
General
1 22 (73.33%) Games
Job Titles
1 28 (93.33%) Software Engineer
2 22 (73.33%) C++ Software Engineer
3 2 (6.67%) Research Scientist
3 2 (6.67%) Graduate Software Engineer
3 2 (6.67%) Graduate
4 1 (3.33%) Senior Software Engineer
4 1 (3.33%) Lead Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (100.00%) OpenGL
2 27 (90.00%) Qt
3 15 (50.00%) Boost C++ Libraries
4 14 (46.67%) MFC
5 3 (10.00%) Renderscript
5 3 (10.00%) DirectCompute
Miscellaneous
1 30 (100.00%) 3D Graphics
2 27 (90.00%) Mathematics
2 27 (90.00%) Physics
3 25 (83.33%) Computer Science
4 18 (60.00%) CUDA
5 5 (16.67%) Augmented Reality
6 3 (10.00%) GPGPU
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Linux
1 3 (10.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (93.33%) Software Engineering
2 12 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (40.00%) Video Processing
3 8 (26.67%) OOD
4 5 (16.67%) OO
5 3 (10.00%) OOP
5 3 (10.00%) CAD
5 3 (10.00%) Multithreading
5 3 (10.00%) 3D Modelling
5 3 (10.00%) Image Processing
6 2 (6.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 30 (100.00%) C++
2 11 (36.67%) C
3 3 (10.00%) MATLAB
3 3 (10.00%) Embedded C
3 3 (10.00%) Embedded C++
Qualifications
1 17 (56.67%) PhD
2 12 (40.00%) Degree